The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 463 372 317
Rank change year-on-year
-91 -55
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 100 172 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.39% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 1.23% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 116 143
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£425 £420 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +15.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £370 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +13.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £24.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 -
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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 England region.

Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14081 14023 12433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 30.49% 31.50% 30.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8990 8805 7549
Average daily rate £425 £410 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £366 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 564 583 745
Average hourly rate £18.50 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in England

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in England

N-Tier
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing N-Tier across the England region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

N-Tier Daily Rate Histogram in England

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in England

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
London -47 35 £563 +25.00% 15
South East -14 30 £401 +6.80% 2
South West -9 11 £375 -14.28% 8
West Midlands -4 8 £338 +3.84% 3
North West -13 8 £270 -16.92% 9
East Midlands +8 1 £363 +6.61% 9
Yorkshire -11 1 - - 7
East of England - - - - 3
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N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 127 (49.42%) C#
1 127 (49.42%) .NET
2 111 (43.19%) SQL
3 104 (40.47%) SQL Server
4 98 (38.13%) OO
5 97 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
6 96 (37.35%) JavaScript
7 85 (33.07%) ASP.NET
8 74 (28.79%) Microsoft
9 70 (27.24%) HTML
10 65 (25.29%) MVC
11 62 (24.12%) Oracle
12 61 (23.74%) TDD
13 60 (23.35%) Java
14 59 (22.96%) Web Services
15 56 (21.79%) SOA
16 54 (21.01%) CSS
17 50 (19.46%) Windows
18 49 (19.07%) XML
19 46 (17.90%) Scrum
20 44 (17.12%) jQuery
21 43 (16.73%) Banking
22 40 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
23 39 (15.18%) Team Foundation Server
24 38 (14.79%) Finance
25 37 (14.40%) UNIX
26 35 (13.62%) MS Excel
27 33 (12.84%) SQL Server 2008
28 31 (12.06%) WCF
29 30 (11.67%) Unit Testing

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 13 (5.06%) Apache
2 12 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.67%) WebSphere
3 11 (4.28%) IIS
4 10 (3.89%) Tomcat
5 8 (3.11%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 5 (1.95%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.95%) JBoss
8 4 (1.56%) WebLogic
8 4 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.17%) Jetty
9 3 (1.17%) Oracle Coherence
10 2 (0.78%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (0.78%) MQSI
10 2 (0.78%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.78%) TIBCO EMS
10 2 (0.78%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.78%) Adobe CQ
10 2 (0.78%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 35 (13.62%) MS Excel
2 22 (8.56%) MS Office
3 2 (0.78%) MS Project
3 2 (0.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.78%) Summit
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.39%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.56%) SaaS
2 2 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.39%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.39%) Heroku
3 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.23%) HTTP
2 11 (4.28%) SAN
3 6 (2.33%) Multicast
3 6 (2.33%) Firewall
3 6 (2.33%) BGP
3 6 (2.33%) NAS
4 5 (1.95%) SSH
4 5 (1.95%) ATM
4 5 (1.95%) DNS
4 5 (1.95%) HTTPS
4 5 (1.95%) LDAP
4 5 (1.95%) PuTTY
5 3 (1.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (40.47%) SQL Server
2 33 (12.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 30 (11.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (10.12%) Relational Database
5 19 (7.39%) RDBMS
5 19 (7.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (6.23%) Oracle Database
7 12 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 11 (4.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 8 (3.11%) Hadoop
10 7 (2.72%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (2.72%) Oracle Database 11g
10 7 (2.72%) DB2
10 7 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.33%) MySQL
12 5 (1.95%) Big Data
12 5 (1.95%) JasperReports
12 5 (1.95%) Ingres
12 5 (1.95%) OLTP
12 5 (1.95%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 39 (15.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 28 (10.89%) Git (software)
3 19 (7.39%) NUnit
4 17 (6.61%) Subversion
5 12 (4.67%) Visual Studio
6 11 (4.28%) JIRA
7 10 (3.89%) JUnit
8 8 (3.11%) Xcode
8 8 (3.11%) Maven
9 6 (2.33%) jMock
10 5 (1.95%) PHPUnit
11 4 (1.56%) Serena SBM
11 4 (1.56%) Selenium
11 4 (1.56%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.56%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.17%) Moq
12 3 (1.17%) Mockito
12 3 (1.17%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.17%) Ant
12 3 (1.17%) Introscope
General
1 43 (16.73%) Banking
2 38 (14.79%) Finance
3 25 (9.73%) Investment Banking
4 14 (5.45%) Front Office
5 13 (5.06%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.50%) Retail
7 6 (2.33%) Multimedia
8 5 (1.95%) Back Office
9 4 (1.56%) Marketing
10 3 (1.17%) Publishing
11 2 (0.78%) Electronics
11 2 (0.78%) Legal
11 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.39%) Advertising
12 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.39%) Law
12 1 (0.39%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 169 (65.76%) Developer
2 63 (24.51%) .NET Developer
3 48 (18.68%) Architect
4 35 (13.62%) Java Developer
5 29 (11.28%) C# Developer
6 21 (8.17%) Technical Architect
7 17 (6.61%) Senior Developer
8 15 (5.84%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (5.45%) ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (5.45%) C# .NET Developer
10 12 (4.67%) Web Developer
11 11 (4.28%) Analyst
12 9 (3.50%) Software Developer
13 7 (2.72%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 7 (2.72%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (2.33%) Applications Architect
14 6 (2.33%) Lead Developer
14 6 (2.33%) Technical Solutions Architect
14 6 (2.33%) iOS Developer
15 5 (1.95%) CRM Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (49.42%) .NET
2 85 (33.07%) ASP.NET
3 70 (27.24%) HTML
4 59 (22.96%) Web Services
5 54 (21.01%) CSS
6 49 (19.07%) XML
7 44 (17.12%) jQuery
8 31 (12.06%) WCF
9 30 (11.67%) Spring
9 30 (11.67%) .NET Framework
9 30 (11.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (10.51%) REST
11 24 (9.34%) WPF
12 23 (8.95%) XSLT
13 20 (7.78%) J2EE
14 19 (7.39%) Hibernate
14 19 (7.39%) Ajax
14 19 (7.39%) HTML5
15 16 (6.23%) Middleware
15 16 (6.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.23%) Enterprise Software
3 14 (5.45%) Open Source
4 12 (4.67%) Inversion of Control
5 11 (4.28%) Computer Science
5 11 (4.28%) Client/Server
5 11 (4.28%) Equities
6 10 (3.89%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.50%) Derivative
8 7 (2.72%) Clustering
9 6 (2.33%) Grid Computing
9 6 (2.33%) Management Information System
9 6 (2.33%) PKI
10 5 (1.95%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (1.95%) Fixed Income
11 4 (1.56%) E-Learning
11 4 (1.56%) SCORM
11 4 (1.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (1.56%) Kindle
11 4 (1.56%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 50 (19.46%) Windows
2 37 (14.40%) UNIX
3 25 (9.73%) Linux
4 12 (4.67%) Apple iOS
5 9 (3.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (3.11%) Android
7 6 (2.33%) VMS
8 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.78%) AIX
9 2 (0.78%) Solaris
9 2 (0.78%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.78%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (38.13%) OO
2 97 (37.74%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (25.29%) MVC
4 61 (23.74%) TDD
5 56 (21.79%) SOA
6 46 (17.90%) Scrum
7 40 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (11.67%) Unit Testing
9 23 (8.95%) UML
9 23 (8.95%) OOD
10 20 (7.78%) Service Delivery
11 19 (7.39%) Business Intelligence
12 18 (7.00%) Web Design
13 17 (6.61%) E-Commerce
14 16 (6.23%) Release Management
15 15 (5.84%) Multithreading
15 15 (5.84%) Waterfall
15 15 (5.84%) Configuration Management
15 15 (5.84%) CRM
15 15 (5.84%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 127 (49.42%) C#
2 111 (43.19%) SQL
3 96 (37.35%) JavaScript
4 60 (23.35%) Java
5 28 (10.89%) VB.NET
6 17 (6.61%) VB
6 17 (6.61%) VBA
7 16 (6.23%) T-SQL
7 16 (6.23%) PL/SQL
8 15 (5.84%) VBScript
8 15 (5.84%) Objective-C
9 8 (3.11%) XAML
9 8 (3.11%) Perl
10 7 (2.72%) XPath
11 6 (2.33%) PHP
11 6 (2.33%) C++
11 6 (2.33%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.95%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.95%) Korn
12 5 (1.95%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 29 (11.28%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.17%) SC Cleared
3 19 (7.39%) Degree
4 6 (2.33%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.45%) QA
2 2 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.28%) Active Directory
2 10 (3.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.95%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 5 (1.95%) NFS
4 2 (0.78%) GPFS
4 2 (0.78%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 7 (2.72%) logstash
1 7 (2.72%) Kibana
2 5 (1.95%) Puppet
3 4 (1.56%) SCCM
4 1 (0.39%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.39%) MOM
Vendors
1 74 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 62 (24.12%) Oracle
3 12 (4.67%) Telerik
4 11 (4.28%) IBM
5 10 (3.89%) VMware
5 10 (3.89%) Sybase
6 9 (3.50%) SAP
7 5 (1.95%) Intel
8 4 (1.56%) Serena
9 3 (1.17%) AccuRev
9 3 (1.17%) DataSynapse
9 3 (1.17%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.17%) HP
10 2 (0.78%) Perforce
10 2 (0.78%) Compuware
10 2 (0.78%) Adobe
10 2 (0.78%) NetApp
10 2 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (0.78%) Sencha
11 1 (0.39%) Xamarin
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