The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 67 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 6 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.65% 0.15% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.36% 0.62% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £361 £330
% change year-on-year
-2.20% +9.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
254 162 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 27.49% 23.62% 23.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 108 95
Average daily rate £400 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 11
Average hourly rate £35.00 £23.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -37.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.05 £35.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £37.05 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing N-Tier across the Bristol region.

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the Bristol region.

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

N-Tier
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
1 2 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) C#
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft