The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands 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 - 94 96
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.57% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.04% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 2
Average daily rate - £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
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
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
444 491 455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 27.77% 28.01% 28.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 260 191
Average daily rate £325 £375 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +17.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 25 55
Average hourly rate £17.75 £13.50 £14.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.48% -8.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.15 £10.50 £10.81
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £19.00 £35.00
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 the East Midlands

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands