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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 187 186 191
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 16 14 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.30% 0.24% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.67% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 25
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£513 £450 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £360 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £575 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 £48.00
% change year-on-year
- -59.37%
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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
2065 2100 2804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 38.11% 36.10% 38.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1632 1477 2067
Average daily rate £475 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 45 64
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.85 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 21 (63.64%) C#
2 20 (60.61%) .NET
3 17 (51.52%) XML
4 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (45.45%) TDD
5 13 (39.39%) Banking
5 13 (39.39%) SQL
5 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
5 13 (39.39%) Multithreading
6 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
7 11 (33.33%) OO
8 10 (30.30%) OOD
8 10 (30.30%) Java
8 10 (30.30%) Finance
9 9 (27.27%) Scrum
9 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
9 9 (27.27%) Web Services
9 9 (27.27%) Windows
9 9 (27.27%) SDLC
10 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
10 8 (24.24%) Oracle
10 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
11 7 (21.21%) Front Office
11 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
11 7 (21.21%) BDD
11 7 (21.21%) REST
12 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (18.18%) Low Latency
12 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
12 6 (18.18%) WCF

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 2 (6.06%) IIS
1 2 (6.06%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (3.03%) JBoss
2 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.06%) MS Project
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle 11i
1 1 (3.03%) HFM
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
1 3 (9.09%) HTTP
2 2 (6.06%) SAN
2 2 (6.06%) VLAN
2 2 (6.06%) NAS
3 1 (3.03%) PuTTY
3 1 (3.03%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
3 3 (9.09%) DB2
3 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (6.06%) SQLite
4 2 (6.06%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) Essbase
5 1 (3.03%) QlikView
5 1 (3.03%) OLAP
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle8/8i Database
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) JUnit
1 4 (12.12%) Visual Studio
2 3 (9.09%) NUnit
2 3 (9.09%) Subversion
2 3 (9.09%) Maven
2 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 3 (9.09%) Selenium
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) SpecFlow
3 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.06%) TestNG
3 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
3 2 (6.06%) SoapUI
3 2 (6.06%) MSBuild
3 2 (6.06%) WebLOAD
3 2 (6.06%) JMeter
3 2 (6.06%) Xcode
4 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.03%) Fiddler
4 1 (3.03%) Moq
General
1 13 (39.39%) Banking
2 10 (30.30%) Finance
3 7 (21.21%) Front Office
4 5 (15.15%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.06%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (60.61%) Developer
2 9 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 5 (15.15%) Java Developer
4 4 (12.12%) .NET Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) C# Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) iOS Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Architect
5 3 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Integration Architect
6 2 (6.06%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Administrator
6 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.06%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (6.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (6.06%) ScrumMaster
6 2 (6.06%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.06%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (6.06%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.03%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (60.61%) .NET
2 17 (51.52%) XML
3 9 (27.27%) Web Services
4 8 (24.24%) .NET Framework
5 7 (21.21%) REST
6 6 (18.18%) WCF
7 5 (15.15%) WPF
7 5 (15.15%) HTML
8 4 (12.12%) SOAP
8 4 (12.12%) JSON
9 2 (6.06%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (6.06%) J2EE
9 2 (6.06%) ADO
9 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.06%) CSS
9 2 (6.06%) XSLT
9 2 (6.06%) LINQ
10 1 (3.03%) jQuery
10 1 (3.03%) RESTful
10 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Client/Server
1 4 (12.12%) Derivative
2 3 (9.09%) Fixed Income
2 3 (9.09%) Equities
2 3 (9.09%) Kindle
3 2 (6.06%) HACMP
3 2 (6.06%) Market Risk
3 2 (6.06%) Online Games
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
3 2 (6.06%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Swaptions
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.03%) iPad
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 4 (12.12%) Android
3 4 (12.12%) Apple iOS
3 4 (12.12%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (45.45%) TDD
2 13 (39.39%) Multithreading
3 11 (33.33%) OO
4 10 (30.30%) OOD
5 9 (27.27%) Scrum
5 9 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 9 (27.27%) SDLC
6 8 (24.24%) Unit Testing
7 7 (21.21%) BDD
8 6 (18.18%) Low Latency
8 6 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (18.18%) Risk Management
9 5 (15.15%) UML
9 5 (15.15%) OOP
10 4 (12.12%) Pair Programming
10 4 (12.12%) iOS Development
10 4 (12.12%) Memory Management
10 4 (12.12%) Mentoring
11 3 (9.09%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
Programming Languages
1 21 (63.64%) C#
2 13 (39.39%) SQL
3 10 (30.30%) Java
4 7 (21.21%) JavaScript
5 4 (12.12%) C++
5 4 (12.12%) T-SQL
6 3 (9.09%) Objective-C
6 3 (9.09%) XPath
6 3 (9.09%) Apple Swift
7 2 (6.06%) VB
8 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
8 1 (3.03%) XAML
8 1 (3.03%) Perl
8 1 (3.03%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (24.24%) Oracle
3 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 2 (6.06%) Kofax
4 2 (6.06%) Solace
4 2 (6.06%) Sybase
4 2 (6.06%) Veritas
4 2 (6.06%) TIBCO
5 1 (3.03%) MKS
5 1 (3.03%) Citrix
5 1 (3.03%) Hyperion
5 1 (3.03%) Informatica
5 1 (3.03%) Talarian
5 1 (3.03%) Perforce
5 1 (3.03%) DataSynapse
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago