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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 66 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.47% 0.24% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 1.00% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £375 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £125.00 -
N-Tier
South West

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
276 201 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.39% 23.62% 23.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 136 136
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £515 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £12.50 £38.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+200.00% -67.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 28 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
1 3 (75.00%) React
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) Express
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSD
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (75.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) AngularJS
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Express
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) React
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (25.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) API Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
2 1 (25.00%) Integration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft