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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 466 494 414
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -80
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 114 86 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.19% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.74% 0.59% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 61 102
Average daily rate £375 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £359 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
15359 14550 14638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.55% 31.57% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 10021 9162 9003
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 627 621 613
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.27 £11.50 £11.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
London -4 32 £425 -26.08% 14
West Midlands +5 26 £355 +5.18% 9
South East -10 20 £335 -12.98% 6
East of England - 15 £425 - 1
South West +2 9 £325 -7.14% 9
North West -13 8 £325 +1.48% 16
Yorkshire -7 4 £350 - 2
N-Tier
UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 152 (56.93%) .NET
2 138 (51.69%) C#
3 131 (49.06%) JavaScript
4 123 (46.07%) SQL
5 108 (40.45%) HTML
6 105 (39.33%) SQL Server
7 99 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
8 86 (32.21%) ASP.NET
9 80 (29.96%) CSS
10 72 (26.97%) MVC
11 69 (25.84%) TDD
12 68 (25.47%) OO
13 65 (24.34%) Java
14 64 (23.97%) Web Services
15 60 (22.47%) Microsoft
16 59 (22.10%) .NET Framework
17 55 (20.60%) Windows
18 52 (19.48%) Finance
19 50 (18.73%) SOA
20 49 (18.35%) HTML5
21 45 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
22 42 (15.73%) jQuery
23 40 (14.98%) XML
24 38 (14.23%) High Availability
25 37 (13.86%) Oracle
26 36 (13.48%) Web Development
26 36 (13.48%) WCF
26 36 (13.48%) SDLC
27 35 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
28 34 (12.73%) WinForms

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 22 (8.24%) IIS
2 17 (6.37%) Node.js
3 15 (5.62%) SharePoint
4 13 (4.87%) JBoss
5 9 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.25%) Apache
7 5 (1.87%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.50%) CMS
8 4 (1.50%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.75%) Confluence
10 1 (0.37%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.37%) IBM HTTP Server
10 1 (0.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 18 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.49%) MS Office
3 6 (2.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (3.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.87%) Office 365
3 4 (1.50%) GitHub
4 1 (0.37%) PaaS
4 1 (0.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.49%) HTTP
2 2 (0.75%) 2G
2 2 (0.75%) 3G
2 2 (0.75%) 4G
2 2 (0.75%) Broadband
2 2 (0.75%) Firewall
2 2 (0.75%) Internet
2 2 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.37%) Intranet
3 1 (0.37%) SMTP
3 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (39.33%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (8.61%) Relational Database
4 20 (7.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (6.74%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (5.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (5.24%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (4.49%) Oracle Database
7 12 (4.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 11 (4.12%) OLTP
9 9 (3.37%) Oracle Database 10g
9 9 (3.37%) RDBMS
10 8 (3.00%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (3.00%) CouchDB
10 8 (3.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (3.00%) MongoDB
10 8 (3.00%) NoSQL
10 8 (3.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (2.62%) DB2
12 5 (1.87%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 28 (10.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (9.36%) Git (software)
3 13 (4.87%) Visual Studio
4 12 (4.49%) JIRA
5 10 (3.75%) Subversion
6 9 (3.37%) NUnit
6 9 (3.37%) Selenium
7 6 (2.25%) Jasmine
7 6 (2.25%) LoadRunner
7 6 (2.25%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.87%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 5 (1.87%) Xcode
9 4 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.12%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.12%) JMeter
10 3 (1.12%) WebLOAD
11 2 (0.75%) Cucumber
11 2 (0.75%) NCover
11 2 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
11 2 (0.75%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (19.48%) Finance
2 25 (9.36%) Banking
3 19 (7.12%) Front Office
4 9 (3.37%) Investment Banking
5 8 (3.00%) Retail
6 5 (1.87%) Back Office
6 5 (1.87%) Military
7 4 (1.50%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.12%) Advertising
9 2 (0.75%) Billing
9 2 (0.75%) International Banking
9 2 (0.75%) Legal
10 1 (0.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.37%) Games
10 1 (0.37%) Law
Job Titles
1 203 (76.03%) Developer
2 70 (26.22%) .NET Developer
3 60 (22.47%) C# Developer
4 40 (14.98%) Java Developer
5 35 (13.11%) Senior Developer
6 33 (12.36%) C# .NET Developer
7 31 (11.61%) Web Developer
8 28 (10.49%) SQL Developer
9 23 (8.61%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (7.87%) JavaScript Developer
11 20 (7.49%) Architect
12 18 (6.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 17 (6.37%) Software Developer
14 16 (5.99%) HTML Developer
15 15 (5.62%) Senior Java Developer
16 14 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 12 (4.49%) HTML CSS Developer
17 12 (4.49%) SQL Server Developer
18 11 (4.12%) Infrastructure Architect
19 10 (3.75%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (56.93%) .NET
2 108 (40.45%) HTML
3 86 (32.21%) ASP.NET
4 80 (29.96%) CSS
5 64 (23.97%) Web Services
6 59 (22.10%) .NET Framework
7 49 (18.35%) HTML5
8 45 (16.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (15.73%) jQuery
10 40 (14.98%) XML
11 36 (13.48%) WCF
12 34 (12.73%) WinForms
13 33 (12.36%) Ajax
13 33 (12.36%) Entity Framework
14 29 (10.86%) CSS3
15 28 (10.49%) ASP.NET Web API
16 25 (9.36%) RESTful
17 21 (7.87%) Spring
18 17 (6.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 17 (6.37%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.86%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.49%) Client/Server
2 12 (4.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 11 (4.12%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.37%) Fixed Income
5 8 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.62%) Data Centre
6 7 (2.62%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (2.25%) Clustering
7 6 (2.25%) Derivative
7 6 (2.25%) Equities
7 6 (2.25%) HACMP
7 6 (2.25%) Swaptions
7 6 (2.25%) User Experience
8 4 (1.50%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.50%) Reinsurance
9 3 (1.12%) Kindle
9 3 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.12%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.12%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 55 (20.60%) Windows
2 28 (10.49%) Unix
3 27 (10.11%) Windows Server
4 15 (5.62%) Linux
5 11 (4.12%) Apple iOS
6 9 (3.37%) Android
6 9 (3.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (3.00%) Solaris
8 7 (2.62%) AIX
8 7 (2.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (37.08%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (26.97%) MVC
3 69 (25.84%) TDD
4 68 (25.47%) OO
5 50 (18.73%) SOA
6 38 (14.23%) High Availability
7 36 (13.48%) SDLC
7 36 (13.48%) Web Development
8 35 (13.11%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (12.36%) OOD
9 33 (12.36%) Unit Testing
10 29 (10.86%) Migration
10 29 (10.86%) Scrum
11 26 (9.74%) BDD
11 26 (9.74%) E-Commerce
11 26 (9.74%) Multithreading
12 25 (9.36%) Performance Testing
13 22 (8.24%) Risk Management
13 22 (8.24%) Service Delivery
14 17 (6.37%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 138 (51.69%) C#
2 131 (49.06%) JavaScript
3 123 (46.07%) SQL
4 65 (24.34%) Java
5 34 (12.73%) T-SQL
6 30 (11.24%) VB.NET
7 25 (9.36%) TypeScript
8 22 (8.24%) C
9 18 (6.74%) C++
9 18 (6.74%) VB
10 13 (4.87%) ActionScript
11 12 (4.49%) VBA
12 10 (3.75%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.75%) VBScript
13 8 (3.00%) XAML
14 7 (2.62%) ActionScript 3.0
15 6 (2.25%) Objective-C
16 5 (1.87%) Apple Swift
17 4 (1.50%) PL/SQL
17 4 (1.50%) XPath
Qualifications
1 23 (8.61%) Degree
2 17 (6.37%) Security Cleared
3 13 (4.87%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 5 (1.87%) ISEB
6 5 (1.87%) MCPD
6 5 (1.87%) MCSD
7 4 (1.50%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.37%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.87%) QA
2 4 (1.50%) SLA
3 1 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.37%) SEPA
System Software
1 14 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.25%) GPFS
3 3 (1.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 1 (0.37%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (3.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 8 (3.00%) MOM
2 1 (0.37%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.37%) Foglight
2 1 (0.37%) logstash
2 1 (0.37%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (22.47%) Microsoft
2 37 (13.86%) Oracle
3 19 (7.12%) Sybase
4 14 (5.24%) VMware
5 10 (3.75%) Intel
6 7 (2.62%) IBM
6 7 (2.62%) NetApp
6 7 (2.62%) Pega
7 6 (2.25%) Cognizant
8 5 (1.87%) Telerik
9 3 (1.12%) HP
9 3 (1.12%) Perforce
10 2 (0.75%) DevExpress
10 2 (0.75%) Dynatrace
10 2 (0.75%) Informatica
11 1 (0.37%) Actimize
11 1 (0.37%) AppDynamics
11 1 (0.37%) Aquila
11 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.37%) Splunk
Coventry
Capita plc
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £350 - 450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond
Rate: £375 - £376 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Bolton
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £299 - 300 per day
Posted: 26 days ago