The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 431 346 363
Rank change year-on-year
-85 +17
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 139 217 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.29% 0.47% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 1.73% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 151 136
Average daily rate
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£358 £400 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.62% -9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £644
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £23.00 £50.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-54.00% -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
12543 12553 13378
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 25.81% 27.01% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 7693 7743 7854
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £603
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 504 553 700
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -21.15%
N-Tier
UK

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 July 2014.

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 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South East -5 40 £470 +25.33% 10
London -68 40 £450 -2.49% 17
North West +3 17 £325 -13.33% 12
West Midlands -22 13 £320 -0.77% 7
Yorkshire +11 11 £294 -6.00% 7
East of England -27 8 £312 -10.98% 7
East Midlands +4 6 £325 +13.04% 3
South West -36 3 £313 -34.21% 5
North East - 1 £355 - 1
N-Tier
UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

1 159 (59.11%) .NET
2 149 (55.39%) C#
3 118 (43.87%) SQL Server
4 111 (41.26%) SQL
5 98 (36.43%) SOA
6 94 (34.94%) ASP.NET
7 82 (30.48%) TDD
8 78 (29.00%) Oracle
9 73 (27.14%) Web Services
9 73 (27.14%) OO
10 69 (25.65%) Scrum
11 68 (25.28%) Microsoft
12 64 (23.79%) XML
12 64 (23.79%) WCF
13 63 (23.42%) JavaScript
13 63 (23.42%) Finance
13 63 (23.42%) MVC
14 56 (20.82%) ASP.NET MVC
15 55 (20.45%) HTML
16 49 (18.22%) Team Foundation Server
17 45 (16.73%) .NET Framework
17 45 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
18 43 (15.99%) Java
18 43 (15.99%) Windows
19 42 (15.61%) CSS
19 42 (15.61%) E-Commerce
20 39 (14.50%) SQL Server 2008
21 37 (13.75%) jQuery
22 36 (13.38%) Banking
23 35 (13.01%) Oracle Database

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 21 (7.81%) WebLogic
2 17 (6.32%) IIS
3 15 (5.58%) Tomcat
4 13 (4.83%) Apache
5 10 (3.72%) WebSphere
6 9 (3.35%) WebLogic Integration
7 8 (2.97%) SharePoint
7 8 (2.97%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 6 (2.23%) CMS
9 5 (1.86%) MQSeries
9 5 (1.86%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.12%) Node.js
10 3 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
10 3 (1.12%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.74%) CICS
11 2 (0.74%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.74%) MS Project Server
11 2 (0.74%) Papyrus
11 2 (0.74%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 12 (4.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.23%) MS Office
3 4 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.74%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.09%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (1.86%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.74%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.74%) Exstream
3 2 (0.74%) RMDS
3 2 (0.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.37%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.86%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.37%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.37%) SaaS
2 1 (0.37%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.35%) FTP
2 7 (2.60%) LDAP
3 5 (1.86%) HTTPS
3 5 (1.86%) HTTP
4 4 (1.49%) SAN
5 3 (1.12%) Firewall
6 2 (0.74%) Network Security
6 2 (0.74%) NAS
6 2 (0.74%) AMQP
6 2 (0.74%) RTCP
6 2 (0.74%) RTP
6 2 (0.74%) RFID
6 2 (0.74%) IPv4
6 2 (0.74%) IPv6
6 2 (0.74%) GSM
6 2 (0.74%) SMS
7 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.37%) VPN
7 1 (0.37%) Intranet
7 1 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (43.87%) SQL Server
2 39 (14.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 35 (13.01%) Oracle Database
4 22 (8.18%) Relational Database
5 17 (6.32%) Oracle Database 11g
5 17 (6.32%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (5.95%) MySQL
7 12 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (4.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (4.09%) RDBMS
9 9 (3.35%) MS Access
10 8 (2.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 8 (2.97%) MongoDB
11 7 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (1.86%) NoSQL
14 4 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
15 3 (1.12%) OLTP
15 3 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 3 (1.12%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 49 (18.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 23 (8.55%) Visual Studio
3 17 (6.32%) NUnit
3 17 (6.32%) Subversion
4 9 (3.35%) JIRA
5 8 (2.97%) Serena SBM
6 7 (2.60%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.86%) NuGet
7 5 (1.86%) ReSharper
7 5 (1.86%) Eclipse
8 4 (1.49%) Xcode
9 3 (1.12%) IntelliJ
9 3 (1.12%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.12%) NCover
9 3 (1.12%) SoapUI
10 2 (0.74%) QuickTest Pro
10 2 (0.74%) PowerDesigner
11 1 (0.37%) WebLogic Workshop
11 1 (0.37%) Maven
11 1 (0.37%) CruiseControl
General
1 63 (23.42%) Finance
2 36 (13.38%) Banking
3 19 (7.06%) Back Office
4 12 (4.46%) Investment Banking
5 11 (4.09%) Retail
5 11 (4.09%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.35%) Front Office
7 7 (2.60%) Games
8 3 (1.12%) Legal
9 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.74%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.74%) Electronics
9 2 (0.74%) Marketing
10 1 (0.37%) German Language
10 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.37%) International Banking
10 1 (0.37%) Publishing
10 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 155 (57.62%) Developer
2 55 (20.45%) .NET Developer
3 45 (16.73%) C# Developer
4 30 (11.15%) Senior Developer
5 26 (9.67%) Architect
6 21 (7.81%) Analyst
6 21 (7.81%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (6.69%) Development Manager
8 16 (5.95%) Applications Support
9 13 (4.83%) Software Developer
9 13 (4.83%) Technical Architect
10 12 (4.46%) Web Development Manager
10 12 (4.46%) Web Manager
11 11 (4.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 11 (4.09%) Designer
11 11 (4.09%) Oracle Developer
11 11 (4.09%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (3.72%) Team Leader
12 10 (3.72%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (3.72%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (59.11%) .NET
2 94 (34.94%) ASP.NET
3 73 (27.14%) Web Services
4 64 (23.79%) XML
4 64 (23.79%) WCF
5 56 (20.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (20.45%) HTML
7 45 (16.73%) .NET Framework
8 42 (15.61%) CSS
9 37 (13.75%) jQuery
10 34 (12.64%) WPF
11 27 (10.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 26 (9.67%) WinForms
12 26 (9.67%) XSLT
12 26 (9.67%) REST
13 24 (8.92%) Ajax
14 17 (6.32%) SOAP
14 17 (6.32%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 16 (5.95%) HTML5
16 15 (5.58%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.78%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (4.46%) Mobile App
2 12 (4.46%) Management Information System
3 9 (3.35%) Open Source
4 7 (2.60%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.60%) Replication
5 6 (2.23%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 6 (2.23%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.86%) iPhone
6 5 (1.86%) Statistics
6 5 (1.86%) Taxonomies
7 4 (1.49%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.12%) W3C
8 3 (1.12%) Equities
8 3 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.12%) WURFL
9 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.74%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.74%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 43 (15.99%) Windows
2 20 (7.43%) Linux
3 17 (6.32%) UNIX
4 9 (3.35%) Apple iOS
4 9 (3.35%) SUSE
4 9 (3.35%) HPUX
5 7 (2.60%) Android
6 4 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.12%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (1.12%) Windows Mobile
8 2 (0.74%) Windows CE
9 1 (0.37%) Solaris
9 1 (0.37%) AIX
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (36.43%) SOA
2 82 (30.48%) TDD
3 73 (27.14%) OO
4 69 (25.65%) Scrum
5 63 (23.42%) MVC
6 45 (16.73%) Agile Software Development
7 42 (15.61%) E-Commerce
8 31 (11.52%) Unit Testing
8 31 (11.52%) Continuous Integration
9 30 (11.15%) Web Development
10 29 (10.78%) UML
11 24 (8.92%) CRM
12 23 (8.55%) PRINCE2
13 21 (7.81%) ETL
13 21 (7.81%) Multithreading
14 20 (7.43%) BDD
15 19 (7.06%) Change Management
16 18 (6.69%) Waterfall
16 18 (6.69%) Domain-Driven Design
17 17 (6.32%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 149 (55.39%) C#
2 111 (41.26%) SQL
3 63 (23.42%) JavaScript
4 43 (15.99%) Java
5 34 (12.64%) PL/SQL
6 24 (8.92%) T-SQL
7 22 (8.18%) VB.NET
8 13 (4.83%) VB
9 11 (4.09%) Objective-C
10 10 (3.72%) C++
11 9 (3.35%) FoxPro (VFP)
12 6 (2.23%) Python
12 6 (2.23%) XAML
13 4 (1.49%) VBA
13 4 (1.49%) PHP
14 3 (1.12%) Ruby
15 2 (0.74%) LotusScript
15 2 (0.74%) VB6
15 2 (0.74%) X++
15 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (6.32%) Degree
2 10 (3.72%) ISEB
3 9 (3.35%) ISEB Practitioner
3 9 (3.35%) ISTQB
3 9 (3.35%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 4 (1.49%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.37%) Sun Certification
6 1 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.37%) Brainbench
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.43%) QA
2 7 (2.60%) SLA
3 4 (1.49%) COBIT
4 2 (0.74%) JTAG
4 2 (0.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (2.60%) Oracle RAC
2 6 (2.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (0.74%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.37%) GPFS
4 1 (0.37%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (3.35%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.97%) SCCM
3 2 (0.74%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.37%) Nagios
4 1 (0.37%) Cacti
4 1 (0.37%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 78 (29.00%) Oracle
2 68 (25.28%) Microsoft
3 11 (4.09%) IBM
3 11 (4.09%) TIBCO
3 11 (4.09%) HP
4 8 (2.97%) Serena
4 8 (2.97%) Telerik
5 7 (2.60%) Sybase
6 6 (2.23%) VMware
7 5 (1.86%) SAP
8 4 (1.49%) NetApp
8 4 (1.49%) Sun
8 4 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.49%) StreamServe
8 4 (1.49%) Cerillion
8 4 (1.49%) AccuRev
9 3 (1.12%) Perforce
9 3 (1.12%) FatWire
9 3 (1.12%) Cognizant
10 2 (0.74%) Lotus
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leicestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 350 - 385 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
QUANTICA
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
West Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £250 - £292 per day
Posted: 26 days ago