The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
N-Tier
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank - 54 44
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff - 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.79% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
100 126 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 35.59% 32.31% 28.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 95 71
Median daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £268 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £454 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +4.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £16.00 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.75 £16.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff