The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 82 54 66
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +12
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 7 31 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.55% 2.37% 1.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.72% 8.71% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 21 12
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£463 £495 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.56% +32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £525 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £329
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -1.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -54.00%
N-Tier
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
407 356 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 32.15% 27.18% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 176 136
Average daily rate £375 £345 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £214 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £483 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 20 29
Average hourly rate £14.60 £17.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.58% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.52 £10.90 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £21.00 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.08 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-9.14% +7.69%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -20 4 £425 -13.26% 1
Aylesbury - 1 - -
N-Tier
South East

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (40.00%) OLTP
1 8 (40.00%) Intel
1 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Service Management
2 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 6 (30.00%) .NET
3 6 (30.00%) C#
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
4 5 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) Web Development
4 5 (25.00%) HTML
4 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (25.00%) Oracle
4 5 (25.00%) OO
5 4 (20.00%) CSS
5 4 (20.00%) UNIX
5 4 (20.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) SOA
5 4 (20.00%) Silverlight
5 4 (20.00%) Ajax
5 4 (20.00%) NHibernate
5 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) jQuery
5 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 4 (20.00%) Finance

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (40.00%) OLTP
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Banking
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Architect
1 6 (30.00%) Virtualisation Architect
2 5 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 5 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (20.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Web Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Release Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Environment Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Test Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) .NET
2 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 4 (20.00%) CSS
3 4 (20.00%) Ajax
3 4 (20.00%) NHibernate
3 4 (20.00%) Silverlight
3 4 (20.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) HACMP
1 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) UNIX
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
1 4 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (10.00%) AIX
2 2 (10.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (35.00%) Service Management
2 7 (35.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
4 5 (25.00%) OO
4 5 (25.00%) Requirements Management
4 5 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (25.00%) Web Development
4 5 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) SOA
6 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) Release Management
6 2 (10.00%) Load Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Automated Testing
6 2 (10.00%) System Testing
7 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 6 (30.00%) C#
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (5.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) GPFS
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Intel
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft