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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 413 416 361
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -55
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 171 151 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.34% 0.31% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 0.95% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 104 127
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£400 £376 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.31% +0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £544
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £23.00 £44.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -48.31%
UK excluding London average 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
16026 15873 14143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 32.03% 32.19% 33.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10025 10012 8555
Average daily rate £420 £413 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 619 635 610
Average hourly rate £18.24 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.04% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.96 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +51 88 £490 +24.44% 22
South East -19 22 £350 -17.64% 3
West Midlands -6 21 £400 +21.21% 6
Yorkshire -12 18 £350 +22.27% 2
East of England +6 15 £550 +29.41% 2
North West -7 14 £400 +6.66% 9
East Midlands -2 9 £400 +26.98% 5
N-Tier
UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 157 (59.02%) .NET
2 143 (53.76%) C#
3 119 (44.74%) SQL Server
4 91 (34.21%) SQL
5 85 (31.95%) JavaScript
6 83 (31.20%) Microsoft
7 82 (30.83%) OO
8 78 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (26.69%) .NET Framework
10 68 (25.56%) ASP.NET
11 67 (25.19%) Java
11 67 (25.19%) XML
12 66 (24.81%) MVC
13 64 (24.06%) Web Services
14 59 (22.18%) Finance
15 58 (21.80%) TDD
16 55 (20.68%) Oracle
17 47 (17.67%) Windows
17 47 (17.67%) SDLC
18 46 (17.29%) WCF
19 44 (16.54%) Unit Testing
20 42 (15.79%) jQuery
21 41 (15.41%) Banking
22 40 (15.04%) HTML
23 38 (14.29%) SOA
24 37 (13.91%) CSS
25 35 (13.16%) UNIX
25 35 (13.16%) OOD
26 34 (12.78%) Linux
26 34 (12.78%) SOAP

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 20 (7.52%) IIS
2 15 (5.64%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.89%) Apache
4 9 (3.38%) Umbraco
4 9 (3.38%) CMS
4 9 (3.38%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.01%) WebLogic
6 6 (2.26%) JBoss
7 5 (1.88%) Documentum
7 5 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (1.50%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.50%) EPiServer CMS
9 3 (1.13%) Jetty
9 3 (1.13%) IBM HTTP Server
9 3 (1.13%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.75%) WebLogic Integration
10 2 (0.75%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.75%) Confluence
10 2 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 29 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.26%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.88%) MS Office
4 3 (1.13%) MS Project
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.38%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 7 (2.63%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.38%) SAP PLM
2 1 (0.38%) ENOVIA
2 1 (0.38%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.38%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.14%) HTTP
2 8 (3.01%) Firewall
3 7 (2.63%) NAS
3 7 (2.63%) SAN
4 5 (1.88%) Internet
5 4 (1.50%) BGP
5 4 (1.50%) ATM
5 4 (1.50%) FTP
5 4 (1.50%) Multicast
6 3 (1.13%) VLAN
6 3 (1.13%) LDAP
7 1 (0.38%) SMTP
7 1 (0.38%) GPRS
7 1 (0.38%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (44.74%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.03%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (10.53%) Relational Database
4 23 (8.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 22 (8.27%) DB2
6 19 (7.14%) Oracle Database
7 18 (6.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 18 (6.77%) RDBMS
8 10 (3.76%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (3.01%) Oracle Database 10g
10 7 (2.63%) NoSQL
10 7 (2.63%) Oracle8/8i Database
10 7 (2.63%) Oracle9i Database
10 7 (2.63%) OLTP
10 7 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
11 6 (2.26%) MySQL
11 6 (2.26%) InterSystems Cache
12 5 (1.88%) Oracle Database 11g
13 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 3 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (8.27%) Visual Studio
1 22 (8.27%) Subversion
2 17 (6.39%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.64%) JUnit
4 13 (4.89%) Maven
5 10 (3.76%) NUnit
6 9 (3.38%) Selenium
7 7 (2.63%) JIRA
7 7 (2.63%) jMock
7 7 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.88%) Mockito
8 5 (1.88%) LoadRunner
9 4 (1.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 4 (1.50%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.13%) SonarQube
10 3 (1.13%) Cucumber
10 3 (1.13%) WebLOAD
10 3 (1.13%) TestNG
10 3 (1.13%) TeamCity
10 3 (1.13%) Introscope
General
1 59 (22.18%) Finance
2 41 (15.41%) Banking
3 25 (9.40%) Investment Banking
4 17 (6.39%) Front Office
5 16 (6.02%) Back Office
6 7 (2.63%) Retail
7 6 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.88%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.13%) Publishing
9 3 (1.13%) Legal
9 3 (1.13%) Military
10 2 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.75%) Games
11 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 163 (61.28%) Developer
2 61 (22.93%) .NET Developer
3 51 (19.17%) C# Developer
4 49 (18.42%) Architect
5 44 (16.54%) Java Developer
6 34 (12.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 24 (9.02%) Web Developer
8 18 (6.77%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (6.39%) Applications Developer
10 16 (6.02%) Team Leader
11 15 (5.64%) Development Team Leader
11 15 (5.64%) ASP.NET Developer
11 15 (5.64%) .NET Web Developer
11 15 (5.64%) Analyst
11 15 (5.64%) Software Development Team Leader
11 15 (5.64%) Software Team Leader
12 14 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 14 (5.26%) C# Web Developer
13 13 (4.89%) Web Applications Developer
14 12 (4.51%) .NET Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (59.02%) .NET
2 71 (26.69%) .NET Framework
3 68 (25.56%) ASP.NET
4 67 (25.19%) XML
5 64 (24.06%) Web Services
6 46 (17.29%) WCF
7 42 (15.79%) jQuery
8 40 (15.04%) HTML
9 37 (13.91%) CSS
10 34 (12.78%) SOAP
11 28 (10.53%) REST
12 27 (10.15%) Spring
12 27 (10.15%) Ajax
13 26 (9.77%) Middleware
13 26 (9.77%) J2EE
14 23 (8.65%) Servlets
15 18 (6.77%) LINQ
15 18 (6.77%) Hibernate
16 17 (6.39%) JSON
16 17 (6.39%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.65%) Client/Server
3 17 (6.39%) Computer Science
4 14 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
5 12 (4.51%) Derivative
5 12 (4.51%) Equities
6 8 (3.01%) Clustering
6 8 (3.01%) Equity Derivative
7 7 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (2.26%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.26%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.88%) HACMP
10 4 (1.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (1.50%) PKI
10 4 (1.50%) User Experience
11 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.13%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.13%) Online Banking
11 3 (1.13%) Replication
11 3 (1.13%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 47 (17.67%) Windows
2 35 (13.16%) UNIX
3 34 (12.78%) Linux
4 7 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.13%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.13%) Android
7 2 (0.75%) VMS
7 2 (0.75%) AIX
7 2 (0.75%) HPUX
7 2 (0.75%) Solaris
7 2 (0.75%) SUSE
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.38%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (30.83%) OO
2 78 (29.32%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (24.81%) MVC
4 58 (21.80%) TDD
5 47 (17.67%) SDLC
6 44 (16.54%) Unit Testing
7 38 (14.29%) SOA
8 35 (13.16%) OOD
9 29 (10.90%) Open Source
10 28 (10.53%) Scrum
11 24 (9.02%) OOP
12 23 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (8.27%) Software Engineering
13 22 (8.27%) Web Development
14 21 (7.89%) Multithreading
15 20 (7.52%) Release Management
16 18 (6.77%) Migration
17 17 (6.39%) Risk Management
17 17 (6.39%) UML
18 14 (5.26%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (53.76%) C#
2 91 (34.21%) SQL
3 85 (31.95%) JavaScript
4 67 (25.19%) Java
5 32 (12.03%) VB
6 16 (6.02%) C++
7 15 (5.64%) T-SQL
8 13 (4.89%) XPath
9 9 (3.38%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.88%) XQuery
11 4 (1.50%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.50%) Perl
12 3 (1.13%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.75%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 2 (0.75%) C
13 2 (0.75%) Scala
13 2 (0.75%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.38%) XAML
14 1 (0.38%) COBOL
14 1 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 29 (10.90%) Degree
2 22 (8.27%) Security Cleared
3 19 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.13%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.13%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) ISEB
5 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.75%) MCP
5 2 (0.75%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (0.75%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.38%) QA
2 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (3.38%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (0.75%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.13%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.75%) MOM
3 1 (0.38%) logstash
3 1 (0.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 83 (31.20%) Microsoft
2 55 (20.68%) Oracle
3 19 (7.14%) Sybase
4 15 (5.64%) IBM
5 9 (3.38%) Kofax
6 7 (2.63%) EPiServer
6 7 (2.63%) Pega
6 7 (2.63%) Intel
7 5 (1.88%) VMware
7 5 (1.88%) HP
7 5 (1.88%) EMC
8 4 (1.50%) TIBCO
9 3 (1.13%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.13%) Perforce
9 3 (1.13%) SAP
9 3 (1.13%) Veritas
9 3 (1.13%) Vitria
9 3 (1.13%) Compuware
9 3 (1.13%) BEA
10 2 (0.75%) NetApp
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