The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - 64 63
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire - 0.41% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.51% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate - £288 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -31.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £380
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £125.00 -
N-Tier
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
150 199 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 24.35% 27.30% 23.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 107 69
Average daily rate £400 £300 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £168 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £431 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 29 22
Average hourly rate £25.50 £14.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.14% -39.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.09 £11.74 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.10 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

N-Tier
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 9 (100.00%) Java
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
1 9 (100.00%) Microservices
2 8 (88.89%) CouchDB
2 8 (88.89%) MongoDB
2 8 (88.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (88.89%) NoSQL
2 8 (88.89%) Node.js
2 8 (88.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (88.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) JBoss
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
2 8 (88.89%) MOM
2 8 (88.89%) Middleware
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) RESTful
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Service Design

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 8 (88.89%) JBoss
1 8 (88.89%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (88.89%) CouchDB
1 8 (88.89%) MongoDB
1 8 (88.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Software Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Spring
2 8 (88.89%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) Middleware
2 8 (88.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Microservices
1 9 (100.00%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (88.89%) OO
2 8 (88.89%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (11.11%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) SQL
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (88.89%) MOM