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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - 47 45
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.26% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.97% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.00
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
118 103 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.42% 27.25% 27.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 51 48
Median daily rate £400 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £433 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 18
Median hourly rate £18.00 £38.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.94% +39.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.18 £13.05 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) MOM
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (100.00%) JBoss
1 3 (100.00%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (100.00%) CouchDB
1 3 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 3 (100.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Spring
1 3 (100.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Microservices
1 3 (100.00%) OO
1 3 (100.00%) SOA
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 3 (100.00%) MOM