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 31 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 441 446 353
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -93
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 172 138 232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.32% 0.27% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.99% 0.83% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 101 161
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£420 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £550 £593
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £19.50 £50.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 £48.00
% change year-on-year
- -59.37%
N-Tier
UK

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
17426 16598 16008
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.31% 32.96% 33.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11144 10089 9876
Average daily rate £425 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 670 690 652
Average hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.53% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £44.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%

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 31 August 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 31 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
London +38 80 £500 -2.43% 32
West Midlands +15 35 £398 +28.22% 13
South East -50 19 £345 -13.75% 4
East of England +18 16 £408 +40.51% 3
North East -23 8 £310 -17.33%
Yorkshire -28 6 £325 -0.76%
East Midlands -13 3 £375 +15.38% 2
Midlands - 3 - -
North West -41 2 £593 +82.30% 8
N-Tier
UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 203 (59.53%) .NET
2 189 (55.43%) C#
3 162 (47.51%) SQL Server
4 129 (37.83%) SQL
5 111 (32.55%) JavaScript
6 108 (31.67%) Microsoft
7 103 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
8 101 (29.62%) Finance
9 97 (28.45%) ASP.NET
10 87 (25.51%) OO
11 84 (24.63%) Web Services
12 80 (23.46%) TDD
13 77 (22.58%) Oracle
14 73 (21.41%) .NET Framework
15 72 (21.11%) HTML
16 70 (20.53%) Java
17 65 (19.06%) Windows
17 65 (19.06%) MVC
18 61 (17.89%) SDLC
19 59 (17.30%) CSS
20 57 (16.72%) XML
21 56 (16.42%) Banking
22 55 (16.13%) OOD
23 52 (15.25%) WCF
24 51 (14.96%) SOA
25 50 (14.66%) VB
26 49 (14.37%) jQuery
27 47 (13.78%) Scrum
28 45 (13.20%) SQL Server 2008
29 44 (12.90%) Unit Testing

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 28 (8.21%) IIS
2 15 (4.40%) SharePoint
3 12 (3.52%) JBoss
4 10 (2.93%) CMS
4 10 (2.93%) Umbraco
5 8 (2.35%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.05%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.76%) Apache
7 6 (1.76%) WebSphere
7 6 (1.76%) Node.js
8 5 (1.47%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (1.47%) Documentum
9 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.88%) EPiServer CMS
10 3 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.59%) WebLogic Integration
11 2 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.59%) PegaRULES
12 1 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 35 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.52%) MS Office
3 7 (2.05%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.17%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.59%) MS Project
6 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.64%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (1.17%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.29%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.29%) HFM
4 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.59%) SaaS
2 2 (0.59%) Office 365
2 2 (0.59%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.11%) HTTP
2 5 (1.47%) Internet
3 4 (1.17%) FTP
4 3 (0.88%) Firewall
5 2 (0.59%) SAN
5 2 (0.59%) VLAN
5 2 (0.59%) NAS
6 1 (0.29%) 4G
6 1 (0.29%) PuTTY
6 1 (0.29%) Broadband
6 1 (0.29%) SMTP
6 1 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.29%) 2G
6 1 (0.29%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (47.51%) SQL Server
2 45 (13.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (9.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 27 (7.92%) Oracle Database
5 23 (6.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 21 (6.16%) Relational Database
7 19 (5.57%) DB2
8 17 (4.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 15 (4.40%) Oracle Database 10g
10 12 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
11 9 (2.64%) Oracle8/8i Database
11 9 (2.64%) Oracle9i Database
11 9 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
11 9 (2.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 9 (2.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (2.35%) NoSQL
12 8 (2.35%) OLTP
13 7 (2.05%) RDBMS
13 7 (2.05%) MySQL
14 6 (1.76%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 25 (7.33%) Visual Studio
2 22 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 19 (5.57%) Subversion
4 18 (5.28%) NUnit
4 18 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (3.52%) JUnit
6 11 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 8 (2.35%) Selenium
7 8 (2.35%) NCover
8 6 (1.76%) TeamCity
8 6 (1.76%) MSBuild
8 6 (1.76%) Maven
8 6 (1.76%) JIRA
9 5 (1.47%) LoadRunner
9 5 (1.47%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 5 (1.47%) NCrunch
10 4 (1.17%) SpecFlow
10 4 (1.17%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.17%) Mockito
11 3 (0.88%) Cucumber
General
1 101 (29.62%) Finance
2 56 (16.42%) Banking
3 36 (10.56%) Investment Banking
4 23 (6.74%) Front Office
5 9 (2.64%) Back Office
6 7 (2.05%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.05%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.76%) Retail
8 2 (0.59%) Legal
8 2 (0.59%) Advertising
8 2 (0.59%) Games
8 2 (0.59%) Military
9 1 (0.29%) Law
9 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 203 (59.53%) Developer
2 67 (19.65%) C# Developer
3 64 (18.77%) .NET Developer
4 54 (15.84%) Architect
5 42 (12.32%) Java Developer
6 33 (9.68%) Web Developer
7 32 (9.38%) Senior Developer
8 30 (8.80%) C# .NET Developer
9 26 (7.62%) Team Leader
10 23 (6.74%) Solutions Architect
11 19 (5.57%) ASP.NET Developer
11 19 (5.57%) Development Team Leader
12 18 (5.28%) Analyst
12 18 (5.28%) Software Development Team Leader
12 18 (5.28%) Software Team Leader
13 16 (4.69%) Applications Developer
14 15 (4.40%) .NET Web Developer
15 13 (3.81%) Web Applications Developer
15 13 (3.81%) Software Developer
15 13 (3.81%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (59.53%) .NET
2 97 (28.45%) ASP.NET
3 84 (24.63%) Web Services
4 73 (21.41%) .NET Framework
5 72 (21.11%) HTML
6 59 (17.30%) CSS
7 57 (16.72%) XML
8 52 (15.25%) WCF
9 49 (14.37%) jQuery
10 32 (9.38%) HTML5
11 29 (8.50%) SOAP
12 27 (7.92%) WinForms
13 26 (7.62%) Ajax
13 26 (7.62%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (7.04%) REST
15 22 (6.45%) J2EE
16 20 (5.87%) Spring
17 19 (5.57%) Middleware
17 19 (5.57%) ASP.NET Web API
18 16 (4.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.73%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (10.26%) Client/Server
3 21 (6.16%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (4.69%) Equities
5 13 (3.81%) Derivative
6 9 (2.64%) Computer Science
6 9 (2.64%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (2.35%) Clustering
8 7 (2.05%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.76%) Equity Derivative
10 5 (1.47%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.17%) Swaptions
11 4 (1.17%) Management Information System
11 4 (1.17%) Replication
11 4 (1.17%) HACMP
12 3 (0.88%) W3C
12 3 (0.88%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.88%) Kindle
12 3 (0.88%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 65 (19.06%) Windows
2 40 (11.73%) Linux
3 28 (8.21%) UNIX
4 6 (1.76%) VMS
5 5 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.47%) Android
5 5 (1.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.59%) SUSE
8 2 (0.59%) AIX
8 2 (0.59%) HPUX
8 2 (0.59%) Solaris
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (25.51%) OO
3 80 (23.46%) TDD
4 65 (19.06%) MVC
5 61 (17.89%) SDLC
6 55 (16.13%) OOD
7 51 (14.96%) SOA
8 47 (13.78%) Scrum
9 44 (12.90%) Unit Testing
10 38 (11.14%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (9.97%) Multithreading
12 33 (9.68%) Web Development
13 31 (9.09%) Migration
14 28 (8.21%) UML
15 27 (7.92%) Software Engineering
16 26 (7.62%) OOP
17 24 (7.04%) E-Commerce
18 22 (6.45%) Open Source
19 21 (6.16%) Performance Testing
20 20 (5.87%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 189 (55.43%) C#
2 129 (37.83%) SQL
3 111 (32.55%) JavaScript
4 70 (20.53%) Java
5 50 (14.66%) VB
6 25 (7.33%) T-SQL
7 21 (6.16%) C++
8 19 (5.57%) VB.NET
9 11 (3.23%) XPath
10 10 (2.93%) ANSI SQL
10 10 (2.93%) VBA
11 8 (2.35%) ActionScript
11 8 (2.35%) VBScript
12 7 (2.05%) ActionScript 3.0
13 5 (1.47%) PL/SQL
13 5 (1.47%) C
14 4 (1.17%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.17%) XAML
15 3 (0.88%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.88%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (7.04%) Security Cleared
2 21 (6.16%) Degree
3 19 (5.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.88%) DV Cleared
4 3 (0.88%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.59%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.59%) MCP
5 2 (0.59%) ISEB
5 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.59%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.29%) PMP
6 1 (0.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.87%) QA
2 2 (0.59%) HL7
2 2 (0.59%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.47%) XenApp
2 4 (1.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.59%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.29%) logstash
2 1 (0.29%) Kibana
2 1 (0.29%) MOM
Vendors
1 108 (31.67%) Microsoft
2 77 (22.58%) Oracle
3 25 (7.33%) Sybase
4 20 (5.87%) IBM
5 9 (2.64%) Kofax
5 9 (2.64%) Telerik
6 8 (2.35%) HP
7 7 (2.05%) Intel
7 7 (2.05%) Perforce
7 7 (2.05%) EPiServer
7 7 (2.05%) Pega
8 6 (1.76%) Solace
9 5 (1.47%) DataSynapse
9 5 (1.47%) Citrix
9 5 (1.47%) EMC
9 5 (1.47%) Informatica
9 5 (1.47%) TIBCO
10 4 (1.17%) Actimize
10 4 (1.17%) VMware
11 3 (0.88%) Aquila
London
Data Inc UK Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 - 315 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £388.30 - £425.29 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £380 per hour + alll inclusive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 28 days ago