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 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
N-Tier
UK / England
Rank 518 495 507
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 56 116 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 0.79% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 74 59
Median daily rate £550 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £313 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.13% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £125.00

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
12911 14777 14482
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.28% 30.99% 30.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8380 9665 9031
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 506 539 598
Median hourly rate £20.99 £21.34 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +15.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%

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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 +16 39 £575 +17.94% 10
East of England -4 5 £543 +66.92% 5
South West -1 4 £330 +1.53% 5
West Midlands -18 3 £500 +42.85%
Yorkshire +20 2 £350 - 2
South East +4 2 £429 +28.20% 4
East Midlands - 1 £375 - 2
N-Tier
UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 58 (41.73%) SQL
2 54 (38.85%) SQL Server
3 53 (38.13%) .NET
4 51 (36.69%) C#
5 40 (28.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 38 (27.34%) ASP.NET
6 38 (27.34%) Finance
7 37 (26.62%) Java
8 36 (25.90%) MVC
9 35 (25.18%) JavaScript
9 35 (25.18%) HTML
9 35 (25.18%) XML
10 34 (24.46%) Banking
11 33 (23.74%) Web Services
12 32 (23.02%) CSS
12 32 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (22.30%) jQuery
13 31 (22.30%) Microsoft
14 30 (21.58%) WCF
15 29 (20.86%) Windows
15 29 (20.86%) SQL Server 2008
16 28 (20.14%) Oracle
17 27 (19.42%) LINQ
18 26 (18.71%) Unix
19 25 (17.99%) Front Office
20 24 (17.27%) OOP
21 23 (16.55%) OO
21 23 (16.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
22 22 (15.83%) IIS
22 22 (15.83%) Electronic Trading

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 (15.83%) IIS
2 7 (5.04%) BizTalk Server
2 7 (5.04%) JBoss
2 7 (5.04%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.16%) CMS
3 3 (2.16%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.44%) Apache
4 2 (1.44%) Drupal
5 1 (0.72%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.72%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.72%) concrete5
5 1 (0.72%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.72%) nginx
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.72%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.72%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (2.88%) InfoPath
2 3 (2.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.16%) Magento
2 1 (0.72%) HFM
2 1 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.76%) Boomi
1 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.04%) Internet
2 3 (2.16%) SSL
3 2 (1.44%) Firewall
4 1 (0.72%) DMZ
4 1 (0.72%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) LDAP
4 1 (0.72%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (0.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (38.85%) SQL Server
2 29 (20.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (10.07%) Relational Database
4 12 (8.63%) Hadoop
5 10 (7.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (6.47%) MS Access
6 9 (6.47%) NoSQL
7 8 (5.76%) Big Data
7 8 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (5.04%) RDBMS
9 6 (4.32%) MySQL
10 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database
11 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (2.16%) Informix
12 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
13 2 (1.44%) HBase
13 2 (1.44%) OLAP
13 2 (1.44%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
13 2 (1.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 40 (28.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (9.35%) Visual Studio
3 11 (7.91%) Subversion
4 8 (5.76%) Ant
4 8 (5.76%) Jenkins
4 8 (5.76%) NUnit
5 7 (5.04%) Maven
6 6 (4.32%) ClearCase
6 6 (4.32%) CruiseControl
6 6 (4.32%) Selenium
6 6 (4.32%) SoapUI
7 4 (2.88%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.88%) PowerDesigner
7 4 (2.88%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 4 (2.88%) WiX
8 2 (1.44%) JUnit
8 2 (1.44%) Moq
9 1 (0.72%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.72%) Mockito
9 1 (0.72%) MSTest
General
1 38 (27.34%) Finance
2 34 (24.46%) Banking
3 25 (17.99%) Front Office
4 14 (10.07%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.60%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.60%) Local Government
6 3 (2.16%) Retail
7 2 (1.44%) Advertising
7 2 (1.44%) Back Office
7 2 (1.44%) Marketing
7 2 (1.44%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.72%) Electronics
8 1 (0.72%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.72%) Military
8 1 (0.72%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 98 (70.50%) Developer
2 33 (23.74%) .NET Developer
3 30 (21.58%) Java Developer
4 29 (20.86%) Architect
5 18 (12.95%) Senior Developer
6 17 (12.23%) C++ Developer
7 14 (10.07%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (9.35%) C# Developer
9 9 (6.47%) Access Developer
10 8 (5.76%) Investment Banking Java Developer
10 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Developer
10 8 (5.76%) Senior Java Developer
11 7 (5.04%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (5.04%) Credit Risk Developer
11 7 (5.04%) Credit Risk Java Developer
11 7 (5.04%) SQL Developer
12 6 (4.32%) Senior C# Developer
12 6 (4.32%) Technical Leader
13 5 (3.60%) Enterprise Architect
13 5 (3.60%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (38.13%) .NET
2 38 (27.34%) ASP.NET
3 35 (25.18%) HTML
3 35 (25.18%) XML
4 33 (23.74%) Web Services
5 32 (23.02%) CSS
6 31 (22.30%) jQuery
7 30 (21.58%) WCF
8 27 (19.42%) LINQ
9 23 (16.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 21 (15.11%) LINQ to SQL
11 20 (14.39%) Ajax
11 20 (14.39%) SOAP
12 18 (12.95%) .NET Framework
12 18 (12.95%) Middleware
12 18 (12.95%) REST
13 15 (10.79%) Spring
14 14 (10.07%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 14 (10.07%) J2EE
14 14 (10.07%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 16 (11.51%) Algorithms
3 11 (7.91%) Equities
4 10 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (6.47%) Credit Risk
5 9 (6.47%) Fixed Income
6 8 (5.76%) Computer Science
6 8 (5.76%) Grid Computing
7 5 (3.60%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.88%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (2.88%) Online Banking
9 2 (1.44%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.44%) Derivative
9 2 (1.44%) Equity Derivative
9 2 (1.44%) Exotic Derivative
9 2 (1.44%) Hedge funds
9 2 (1.44%) Replication
10 1 (0.72%) Clustering
10 1 (0.72%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.72%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 29 (20.86%) Windows
2 26 (18.71%) Unix
3 19 (13.67%) Linux
4 3 (2.16%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.72%) AIX
5 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.72%) CentOS
5 1 (0.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.72%) Solaris
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.90%) MVC
2 32 (23.02%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (17.27%) OOP
4 23 (16.55%) OO
5 22 (15.83%) Electronic Trading
6 21 (15.11%) Multithreading
6 21 (15.11%) SOA
6 21 (15.11%) UML
7 19 (13.67%) High Availability
7 19 (13.67%) SDLC
8 18 (12.95%) Low Latency
8 18 (12.95%) Risk Management
9 17 (12.23%) Migration
9 17 (12.23%) Scrum
10 16 (11.51%) OWASP
10 16 (11.51%) Secure Coding
11 14 (10.07%) Algorithmic Trading
11 14 (10.07%) TDD
12 12 (8.63%) Web Development
13 11 (7.91%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 58 (41.73%) SQL
2 51 (36.69%) C#
3 37 (26.62%) Java
4 35 (25.18%) JavaScript
5 21 (15.11%) VB.NET
6 19 (13.67%) C++
7 9 (6.47%) VBA
8 6 (4.32%) PHP
9 5 (3.60%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.16%) C
11 2 (1.44%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.44%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.72%) Erlang
12 1 (0.72%) Jython
12 1 (0.72%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.72%) Perl
12 1 (0.72%) Python
12 1 (0.72%) Ruby
12 1 (0.72%) VB
12 1 (0.72%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (7.19%) Degree
2 4 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.44%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.72%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.63%) MiFID
2 10 (7.19%) QA
3 1 (0.72%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.72%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
1 1 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.72%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (0.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (22.30%) Microsoft
2 28 (20.14%) Oracle
3 13 (9.35%) IBM
4 10 (7.19%) Sybase
5 9 (6.47%) Cognizant
5 9 (6.47%) Solace
6 8 (5.76%) Dell
7 5 (3.60%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.44%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.44%) DevExpress
8 2 (1.44%) Google
8 2 (1.44%) Murex
8 2 (1.44%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.44%) Reuters
9 1 (0.72%) CyberArk
9 1 (0.72%) Guidewire
9 1 (0.72%) MKS
9 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.72%) Telerik
9 1 (0.72%) Temenos
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