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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 127 114 144
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +30
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 2 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.081% 0.71% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 2.46% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 7
Median daily rate - £403 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.50
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
818 812 971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.94% 28.86% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 446 408 513
Median daily rate £340 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £180 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £588 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 85 102
Median hourly rate £32.14 £24.00 £24.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.89% -1.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £12.20 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.65 £41.27 £42.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.63
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.12%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +6 2 - -
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East of England region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
3 6 (54.55%) Java
4 5 (45.45%) C#
4 5 (45.45%) .NET
4 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
4 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
5 4 (36.36%) Logical Data Model
5 4 (36.36%) Physical Data Model
5 4 (36.36%) Database Optimisation
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
5 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (36.36%) Database Tuning
5 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
5 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 4 (36.36%) XML
5 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
5 4 (36.36%) Oracle
5 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
5 4 (36.36%) ETL
5 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
6 3 (27.27%) MVC

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Database 11g
2 4 (36.36%) RDBMS
2 4 (36.36%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (18.18%) Git (software)
3 2 (18.18%) JMeter
3 2 (18.18%) JUnit
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
2 4 (36.36%) Oracle Developer
3 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) C# Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Lead Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Oracle Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Specialist
5 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) Web Services
2 5 (45.45%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 4 (36.36%) Entity Framework
3 4 (36.36%) XML
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 4
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (18.18%) LINQ
5 2 (18.18%) NHibernate
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js
5 2 (18.18%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) Spring
5 2 (18.18%) Spring Boot
6 1 (9.09%) Kendo UI
6 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Data Modelling
2 4 (36.36%) Database Optimisation
2 4 (36.36%) Database Tuning
2 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) ETL
2 4 (36.36%) Logical Data Model
2 4 (36.36%) Physical Data Model
2 4 (36.36%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) API Design
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 2 (18.18%) Microservices
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Service Design
5 1 (9.09%) Database Mirroring
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) Java
3 5 (45.45%) C#
4 4 (36.36%) PL/SQL
5 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Telerik