The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 132 144 116
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -28
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 16 5 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.52% 0.16% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.89% 0.53% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
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£408 £295 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.13% -12.59%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 £48.00
% change year-on-year
- -59.37%
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 of England region.

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
846 940 729
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.44% 29.57% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 456 518 374
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £493 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 91 81
Average hourly rate £22.51 £26.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.04% +3.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £15.93 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

N-Tier
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing N-Tier across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

N-Tier Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire - 13 £413 -
Suffolk - 2 £375 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 17 (54.84%) C#
3 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
4 13 (41.94%) Client/Server
5 12 (38.71%) HTML
6 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
6 11 (35.48%) Windows
6 11 (35.48%) .NET Framework
7 10 (32.26%) Spring
7 10 (32.26%) SDLC
7 10 (32.26%) XML
7 10 (32.26%) VB
7 10 (32.26%) ADO
8 9 (29.03%) Java
8 9 (29.03%) Web Services
8 9 (29.03%) RESTful
9 8 (25.81%) Microservices
9 8 (25.81%) JBoss
9 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (22.58%) Process Management
10 7 (22.58%) Kofax
10 7 (22.58%) SQL
10 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
10 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (22.58%) HTML5
10 7 (22.58%) Business Process Improvement
11 6 (19.35%) Web Development
11 6 (19.35%) Node.js
11 6 (19.35%) Oracle

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Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 (25.81%) JBoss
2 6 (19.35%) IIS
2 6 (19.35%) Node.js
3 5 (16.13%) Documentum
4 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
5 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Rackspace Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
2 5 (16.13%) MySQL
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (9.68%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.23%) CouchDB
5 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) LoadRunner
2 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Developer
1 13 (41.94%) Architect
2 8 (25.81%) Web Developer
2 8 (25.81%) Senior Developer
3 6 (19.35%) AWS Architect
4 5 (16.13%) Java Developer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (12.90%) Performance Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Performance Test Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Java Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) IT Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Integration Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.23%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (64.52%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) HTML
3 11 (35.48%) .NET Framework
4 10 (32.26%) Spring
4 10 (32.26%) XML
4 10 (32.26%) ADO
5 9 (29.03%) Web Services
5 9 (29.03%) RESTful
6 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (22.58%) HTML5
7 5 (16.13%) jQuery
8 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
8 4 (12.90%) SOAP
9 3 (9.68%) CSS
10 2 (6.45%) WCF
10 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
11 1 (3.23%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Client/Server
2 3 (9.68%) Hedge funds
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.23%) User Experience
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) SDLC
2 8 (25.81%) Microservices
2 8 (25.81%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (22.58%) Process Management
3 7 (22.58%) Business Process Improvement
3 7 (22.58%) Process Improvement
4 6 (19.35%) Web Development
4 6 (19.35%) OO
5 5 (16.13%) Document Management
6 4 (12.90%) OOD
6 4 (12.90%) MVC
6 4 (12.90%) Performance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) SOA
7 3 (9.68%) Content Management
8 2 (6.45%) Web Application Development
8 2 (6.45%) User Stories
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (6.45%) Load Testing
9 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) C#
2 11 (35.48%) JavaScript
3 10 (32.26%) VB
4 9 (29.03%) Java
5 7 (22.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) MCP
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) MOM
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Kofax
3 6 (19.35%) Oracle
4 5 (16.13%) EMC
5 2 (6.45%) OpenText
6 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
6 1 (3.23%) Rackspace
6 1 (3.23%) IBM