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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 508 463 440
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -23
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 117 156 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.31% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.94% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 118 107
Median daily rate £400 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.00
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
16338 16547 15845
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.18% 32.53% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10719 10550 9819
Median daily rate £434 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 564 606 643
Median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.48 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.01 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -35 45 £525 +9.94% 16
South East +4 25 £350 -12.50% 7
Yorkshire 0 13 £400 +18.51% 6
East of England +14 10 £381 -30.68% 1
West Midlands -38 7 £545 +36.25% 3
North East - 6 £301 -
South West - 6 £320 - 1
North West -19 4 £338 -15.62% 3
N-Tier
UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 121 (50.42%) .NET
2 108 (45.00%) SQL
3 104 (43.33%) C#
4 97 (40.42%) JavaScript
5 92 (38.33%) ASP.NET
6 90 (37.50%) Web Services
7 88 (36.67%) SQL Server
8 86 (35.83%) MVC
9 83 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
10 82 (34.17%) HTML
11 77 (32.08%) Java
12 64 (26.67%) CSS
13 59 (24.58%) jQuery
14 55 (22.92%) XML
15 53 (22.08%) OO
15 53 (22.08%) Web Development
16 52 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
16 52 (21.67%) Finance
17 51 (21.25%) Oracle
18 49 (20.42%) TDD
18 49 (20.42%) Relational Database
19 48 (20.00%) Microsoft
20 46 (19.17%) SOA
21 43 (17.92%) .NET Framework
22 41 (17.08%) WCF
22 41 (17.08%) Entity Framework
23 40 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
23 40 (16.67%) SDLC
24 37 (15.42%) RDBMS
25 34 (14.17%) Windows

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 22 (9.17%) WebLogic
2 19 (7.92%) SharePoint
3 17 (7.08%) CMS
3 17 (7.08%) IIS
3 17 (7.08%) JBoss
4 14 (5.83%) Sitecore CMS
5 12 (5.00%) Tomcat
6 10 (4.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 9 (3.75%) WebSphere
8 6 (2.50%) Apache
8 6 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (2.08%) Confluence
9 5 (2.08%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (2.08%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (1.67%) Jetty
11 3 (1.25%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.83%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
13 1 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (5.42%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.58%) MS Office
3 6 (2.50%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.67%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.42%) Office 365
3 1 (0.42%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.08%) HTTP
2 11 (4.58%) Internet
3 8 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 8 (3.33%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.92%) Firewall
5 6 (2.50%) DNS
6 5 (2.08%) DMZ
6 5 (2.08%) IPsec
6 5 (2.08%) VPN
7 4 (1.67%) Wireless
8 2 (0.83%) Network Security
9 1 (0.42%) AMQP
9 1 (0.42%) BGP
9 1 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.42%) EIGRP
9 1 (0.42%) Multicast
9 1 (0.42%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.42%) RTP
9 1 (0.42%) SSL
9 1 (0.42%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (36.67%) SQL Server
2 49 (20.42%) Relational Database
3 37 (15.42%) RDBMS
4 23 (9.58%) Oracle Database
5 20 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (5.83%) DB2
6 14 (5.83%) MongoDB
6 14 (5.83%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (4.17%) NoSQL
8 8 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (2.92%) Apache Cassandra
9 7 (2.92%) Big Data
9 7 (2.92%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.50%) InterSystems Cache
10 6 (2.50%) MySQL
10 6 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.08%) MariaDB
11 5 (2.08%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 31 (12.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (8.75%) Selenium
3 17 (7.08%) Git (software)
4 15 (6.25%) Mockito
5 14 (5.83%) JIRA
6 12 (5.00%) Maven
6 12 (5.00%) Visual Studio
7 10 (4.17%) Cucumber
7 10 (4.17%) JMeter
8 9 (3.75%) Jenkins
8 9 (3.75%) Oracle APEX
9 7 (2.92%) Ant
9 7 (2.92%) Jasmine
9 7 (2.92%) SpecFlow
10 6 (2.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 6 (2.50%) JUnit
10 6 (2.50%) Subversion
11 5 (2.08%) Checkstyle
11 5 (2.08%) NUnit
11 5 (2.08%) TeamCity
General
1 52 (21.67%) Finance
2 26 (10.83%) Banking
3 11 (4.58%) Marketing
4 9 (3.75%) Front Office
4 9 (3.75%) Investment Banking
5 6 (2.50%) Military
6 5 (2.08%) International Banking
6 5 (2.08%) Legal
7 4 (1.67%) Back Office
8 3 (1.25%) Law
9 2 (0.83%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.42%) Local Government
10 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 177 (73.75%) Developer
2 57 (23.75%) .NET Developer
3 48 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 44 (18.33%) Java Developer
5 34 (14.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 29 (12.08%) ASP.NET Developer
7 28 (11.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 27 (11.25%) Architect
8 27 (11.25%) Senior Developer
9 26 (10.83%) SQL Developer
10 23 (9.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 20 (8.33%) Web Developer
12 15 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
12 15 (6.25%) Software Developer
13 14 (5.83%) SQL Server Developer
14 13 (5.42%) Oracle Developer
15 12 (5.00%) Programmer
15 12 (5.00%) Sitecore Developer
16 11 (4.58%) C++ Developer
16 11 (4.58%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 121 (50.42%) .NET
2 92 (38.33%) ASP.NET
3 90 (37.50%) Web Services
4 82 (34.17%) HTML
5 64 (26.67%) CSS
6 59 (24.58%) jQuery
7 55 (22.92%) XML
8 52 (21.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 43 (17.92%) .NET Framework
10 41 (17.08%) Entity Framework
10 41 (17.08%) WCF
11 40 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
12 25 (10.42%) Spring
13 24 (10.00%) Middleware
14 23 (9.58%) HTML5
15 21 (8.75%) RESTful
16 20 (8.33%) Ajax
17 19 (7.92%) AngularJS
17 19 (7.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 18 (7.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.67%) Client/Server
3 15 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
4 11 (4.58%) Inversion of Control
5 10 (4.17%) Replication
5 10 (4.17%) User Experience
6 9 (3.75%) Equities
6 9 (3.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (3.33%) Visualisation
8 6 (2.50%) Algorithms
8 6 (2.50%) Data Centre
9 5 (2.08%) Clustering
9 5 (2.08%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.08%) Grid Computing
9 5 (2.08%) PKI
10 4 (1.67%) Derivative
10 4 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
10 4 (1.67%) Online Banking
11 3 (1.25%) Private Cloud
11 3 (1.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (14.17%) Windows
2 21 (8.75%) Unix
3 18 (7.50%) Linux
4 10 (4.17%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.50%) Solaris
6 5 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (1.67%) Windows 7
7 4 (1.67%) Windows 8
8 3 (1.25%) AIX
9 2 (0.83%) Android
9 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.83%) Windows NT
9 2 (0.83%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (35.83%) MVC
2 83 (34.58%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (22.08%) OO
3 53 (22.08%) Web Development
4 49 (20.42%) TDD
5 46 (19.17%) SOA
6 40 (16.67%) SDLC
7 32 (13.33%) Scrum
8 31 (12.92%) High Availability
8 31 (12.92%) Unit Testing
9 25 (10.42%) Workflow
10 23 (9.58%) Enterprise Architecture
11 22 (9.17%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (9.17%) Multithreading
11 22 (9.17%) OOP
12 18 (7.50%) CRM
12 18 (7.50%) Data Modelling
12 18 (7.50%) OOD
12 18 (7.50%) Risk Management
13 17 (7.08%) Electronic Trading
Programming Languages
1 108 (45.00%) SQL
2 104 (43.33%) C#
3 97 (40.42%) JavaScript
4 77 (32.08%) Java
5 24 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 19 (7.92%) VB.NET
7 14 (5.83%) C++
7 14 (5.83%) PL/SQL
8 12 (5.00%) C
8 12 (5.00%) TypeScript
9 8 (3.33%) ActionScript
9 8 (3.33%) VB
10 6 (2.50%) ActionScript 3.0
10 6 (2.50%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.67%) Perl
11 4 (1.67%) VBA
12 3 (1.25%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.25%) VBScript
13 2 (0.83%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.83%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (6.67%) Degree
2 13 (5.42%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.58%) SC Cleared
4 9 (3.75%) MCPD
4 9 (3.75%) MCSD
4 9 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.83%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.42%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) CCIE
6 1 (0.42%) CCNA
6 1 (0.42%) CCNP
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.17%) QA
2 2 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (5.42%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.67%) Perfmon
2 3 (1.25%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.25%) Nagios
3 2 (0.83%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 2 (0.83%) MOM
4 1 (0.42%) CA Wily
4 1 (0.42%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 51 (21.25%) Oracle
2 48 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.75%) IBM
4 18 (7.50%) Sybase
5 14 (5.83%) Sitecore
6 9 (3.75%) Pega
6 9 (3.75%) Vitria
7 8 (3.33%) BEA
8 7 (2.92%) TIBCO
9 6 (2.50%) Perforce
10 5 (2.08%) DataSynapse
10 5 (2.08%) Solace
11 4 (1.67%) Cisco
11 4 (1.67%) Telerik
12 3 (1.25%) Adobe
12 3 (1.25%) Dell
12 3 (1.25%) EMC
12 3 (1.25%) F5
12 3 (1.25%) NetApp
12 3 (1.25%) Splunk
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