The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
N-Tier
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank - 93 82
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh - 0.14% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.48% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £343 £350
% change year-on-year
+24.08% -2.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £125.00

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
274 416 318
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.35% 28.24% 23.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 191 177
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £283 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Median hourly rate £52.09 £40.25 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.40% +151.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.95 £37.00 £14.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £47.35 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £22.52 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-23.40% +25.11%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh