The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 36 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.41% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.78% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate £550 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £125.00 -
N-Tier
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
92 84 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.66% 26.84% 32.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 52 34
Average daily rate £360 £400 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £511 £735
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 15
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +19.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

N-Tier
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

N-Tier Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 16 (94.12%) Spring
2 14 (82.35%) Java
3 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 13 (76.47%) HTML
3 13 (76.47%) Microservices
4 12 (70.59%) TDD
4 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
4 12 (70.59%) Node.js
4 12 (70.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 12 (70.59%) JBoss
5 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (58.82%) Web Services
7 9 (52.94%) OO
7 9 (52.94%) SQL
7 9 (52.94%) RESTful
8 8 (47.06%) CouchDB
8 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
8 8 (47.06%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
8 8 (47.06%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 8 (47.06%) SOA
8 8 (47.06%) MOM
8 8 (47.06%) Middleware
9 5 (29.41%) Web Development
10 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
10 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (23.53%) MySQL
10 4 (23.53%) Oracle
11 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 12 (70.59%) JBoss
1 12 (70.59%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (47.06%) CouchDB
1 8 (47.06%) MongoDB
1 8 (47.06%) NoSQL
2 4 (23.53%) MySQL
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 4 (23.53%) Oracle Database 10g
3 3 (17.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (70.59%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 14 (82.35%) Senior Developer
3 12 (70.59%) Java Developer
4 9 (52.94%) Senior Java Developer
5 6 (35.29%) Web Developer
6 4 (23.53%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (17.65%) Java Web Developer
8 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
8 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
9 1 (5.88%) Senior Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) Spring
2 13 (76.47%) HTML
3 12 (70.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (58.82%) Web Services
5 9 (52.94%) RESTful
6 8 (47.06%) Middleware
7 2 (11.76%) HTML5
8 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
8 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
1 1 (5.88%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (76.47%) Microservices
2 12 (70.59%) TDD
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (52.94%) OO
5 8 (47.06%) SOA
6 5 (29.41%) Web Development
7 4 (23.53%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.88%) Kanban
8 1 (5.88%) Software Licensing
8 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (82.35%) Java
2 13 (76.47%) JavaScript
3 9 (52.94%) SQL
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (47.06%) MOM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft