The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 177 201 177
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -24
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 13 10 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.24% 0.15% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.40% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 25
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£500 £375 £515
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -27.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £333 £387
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £488 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £354 £380 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.90% +20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £125.00 - £51.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1993 2500 2330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.65% 38.59% 36.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1506 1858 1736
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 52
Average hourly rate £18.70 £22.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.88% +2.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.17 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.50 £41.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% -12.76%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

N-Tier
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing N-Tier across the City of London region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

N-Tier Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) C#
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
4 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (36.36%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) Windows
6 7 (31.82%) OO
6 7 (31.82%) XML
7 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 6 (27.27%) Web Services
7 6 (27.27%) Scrum
7 6 (27.27%) WCF
7 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (22.73%) WPF
8 5 (22.73%) jQuery
8 5 (22.73%) Banking
8 5 (22.73%) MS Office
8 5 (22.73%) Oracle
8 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
9 4 (18.18%) Java
9 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
9 4 (18.18%) CSS
9 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
9 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
9 4 (18.18%) XPath
9 4 (18.18%) MVC
9 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
9 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (13.64%) IIS
2 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Office
2 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 3 (13.64%) MS Project
4 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (4.55%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) SAN
1 3 (13.64%) Firewall
1 3 (13.64%) VLAN
1 3 (13.64%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (13.64%) Oracle Database
3 3 (13.64%) Relational Database
3 3 (13.64%) DB2
4 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) Essbase
5 1 (4.55%) OLAP
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.09%) JMeter
2 2 (9.09%) NUnit
2 2 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (4.55%) Maven
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) Selenium
3 1 (4.55%) WebLOAD
3 1 (4.55%) TestNG
3 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.55%) Serena SBM
3 1 (4.55%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 1 (4.55%) SpecFlow
3 1 (4.55%) JUnit
General
1 5 (22.73%) Banking
2 3 (13.64%) Front Office
2 3 (13.64%) Back Office
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
3 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (4.55%) Legal
4 1 (4.55%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (40.91%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Technical Architect
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (4.55%) .NET Web Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Agile C# Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Development Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Automation Tester
5 1 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (68.18%) .NET
2 7 (31.82%) XML
3 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET
3 6 (27.27%) WCF
3 6 (27.27%) Web Services
4 5 (22.73%) WPF
4 5 (22.73%) jQuery
5 4 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 4 (18.18%) CSS
6 3 (13.64%) SOAP
6 3 (13.64%) Ajax
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (13.64%) REST
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
7 2 (9.09%) LINQ
7 2 (9.09%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 2 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (9.09%) J2EE
8 1 (4.55%) EJB
8 1 (4.55%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Clustering
1 3 (13.64%) HACMP
2 2 (9.09%) Equities
2 2 (9.09%) Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Equity Derivative
3 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.55%) Market Risk
3 1 (4.55%) Online Games
3 1 (4.55%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 7 (31.82%) Windows
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) OO
4 6 (27.27%) Scrum
4 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 4 (18.18%) MVC
5 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
5 4 (18.18%) Unit Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Change Control
6 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
6 3 (13.64%) OOP
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) UML
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) OOD
7 2 (9.09%) SOA
7 2 (9.09%) Business Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) BDD
7 2 (9.09%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 12 (54.55%) C#
2 11 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (22.73%) T-SQL
4 4 (18.18%) Java
4 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 4 (18.18%) XPath
5 2 (9.09%) C++
6 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.55%) Perl
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
6 1 (4.55%) VBA
6 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 3 (13.64%) Veritas
4 2 (9.09%) Sybase
5 1 (4.55%) IBM
5 1 (4.55%) Hyperion
5 1 (4.55%) Informatica
5 1 (4.55%) TIBCO
5 1 (4.55%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) Serena
5 1 (4.55%) Telerik
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Salt
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
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LEXSTRA
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 18 days ago