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 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 536 460 470
Rank change year-on-year
-76 +10
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 86 184 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.35% 0.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 1.04% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 130 101
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £765 £576 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
- -28.20%
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
16553 17649 17004
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 33.34% 33.41% 32.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10768 11193 10429
Median daily rate £425 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 593 749 745
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.68 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +0.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.84 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.70 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.52 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.39% +5.82%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -49 34 £550 +4.76% 14
South East +11 27 £388 +13.97% 4
Yorkshire +17 13 £415 +27.69% 2
North West +15 7 £294 -32.85% 2
South West - 4 £400 -
East of England -19 1 - - 1
N-Tier
UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 September 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.

1 107 (52.71%) .NET
2 94 (46.31%) C#
3 91 (44.83%) SQL Server
4 88 (43.35%) SQL
5 81 (39.90%) ASP.NET
6 76 (37.44%) HTML
7 71 (34.98%) Web Services
8 69 (33.99%) XML
8 69 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
9 60 (29.56%) JavaScript
10 54 (26.60%) CSS
11 51 (25.12%) MVC
12 49 (24.14%) Java
12 49 (24.14%) Microsoft
13 48 (23.65%) Team Foundation Server
14 42 (20.69%) Windows
15 41 (20.20%) jQuery
16 40 (19.70%) Oracle
17 39 (19.21%) TDD
17 39 (19.21%) WCF
17 39 (19.21%) Relational Database
18 37 (18.23%) Web Development
19 36 (17.73%) IIS
20 34 (16.75%) VB.NET
20 34 (16.75%) SOA
20 34 (16.75%) .NET Framework
20 34 (16.75%) Unit Testing
21 33 (16.26%) LINQ
21 33 (16.26%) OO
22 32 (15.76%) OOP

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 36 (17.73%) IIS
2 29 (14.29%) CMS
3 26 (12.81%) Sitecore CMS
4 19 (9.36%) SharePoint
5 17 (8.37%) WebLogic
6 16 (7.88%) BizTalk Server
7 14 (6.90%) JBoss
8 10 (4.93%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (2.96%) WebSphere
10 4 (1.97%) Jetty
11 2 (0.99%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.99%) Confluence
11 2 (0.99%) Drupal
11 2 (0.99%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.99%) IBM Domino
11 2 (0.99%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (0.99%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.99%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 2 (0.99%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (5.91%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.43%) MS Office
3 8 (3.94%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.48%) Magento
3 2 (0.99%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.49%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.97%) IBM PureFlex
2 3 (1.48%) iPaaS
2 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.45%) Internet
2 6 (2.96%) DMZ
2 6 (2.96%) DNS
2 6 (2.96%) Firewall
2 6 (2.96%) Intrusion Detection
3 5 (2.46%) IPsec
3 5 (2.46%) VPN
4 4 (1.97%) HTTP
4 4 (1.97%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.97%) Wireless
5 3 (1.48%) Network Security
6 2 (0.99%) AMQP
6 2 (0.99%) LDAP
6 2 (0.99%) SSL
7 1 (0.49%) BGP
7 1 (0.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.49%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.49%) Multicast
7 1 (0.49%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (0.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (44.83%) SQL Server
2 39 (19.21%) Relational Database
3 28 (13.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 26 (12.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 24 (11.82%) RDBMS
6 18 (8.87%) MongoDB
7 13 (6.40%) Oracle Database
8 12 (5.91%) DB2
8 12 (5.91%) NoSQL
9 11 (5.42%) Data Warehouse
9 11 (5.42%) MySQL
9 11 (5.42%) Oracle Database 11g
9 11 (5.42%) SQL Server 2005
10 9 (4.43%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (3.94%) Hadoop
12 6 (2.96%) Big Data
12 6 (2.96%) InterSystems Cache
13 5 (2.46%) MariaDB
13 5 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 48 (23.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (9.85%) Visual Studio
3 18 (8.87%) Git (software)
3 18 (8.87%) Selenium
4 12 (5.91%) Mockito
4 12 (5.91%) Subversion
5 10 (4.93%) Maven
5 10 (4.93%) Oracle APEX
6 9 (4.43%) Ant
6 9 (4.43%) Cucumber
6 9 (4.43%) Jenkins
6 9 (4.43%) JUnit
7 8 (3.94%) Jasmine
7 8 (3.94%) JIRA
7 8 (3.94%) SpecFlow
8 7 (3.45%) NUnit
9 6 (2.96%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 6 (2.96%) JMeter
9 6 (2.96%) Moq
10 4 (1.97%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 32 (15.76%) Finance
2 15 (7.39%) Banking
3 13 (6.40%) Marketing
4 10 (4.93%) Local Government
5 9 (4.43%) Front Office
6 8 (3.94%) Investment Banking
7 6 (2.96%) Military
8 5 (2.46%) Back Office
9 3 (1.48%) Financial Institution
9 3 (1.48%) Retail
10 1 (0.49%) Advertising
10 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (67.00%) Developer
2 55 (27.09%) .NET Developer
3 29 (14.29%) Architect
3 29 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 24 (11.82%) Sitecore Developer
5 22 (10.84%) Java Developer
5 22 (10.84%) Senior Developer
6 20 (9.85%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (6.40%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (5.91%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (5.91%) Web Developer
9 11 (5.42%) CMS Developer
9 11 (5.42%) Technical Leader
10 10 (4.93%) Oracle Developer
11 9 (4.43%) Data Architect
12 8 (3.94%) Enterprise Architect
12 8 (3.94%) Enterprise Data Architect
12 8 (3.94%) Java Web Developer
12 8 (3.94%) Senior Java Developer
12 8 (3.94%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (52.71%) .NET
2 81 (39.90%) ASP.NET
3 76 (37.44%) HTML
4 71 (34.98%) Web Services
5 69 (33.99%) XML
6 54 (26.60%) CSS
7 41 (20.20%) jQuery
8 39 (19.21%) WCF
9 34 (16.75%) .NET Framework
10 33 (16.26%) LINQ
11 32 (15.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 30 (14.78%) HTML5
13 26 (12.81%) LINQ to SQL
14 25 (12.32%) Entity Framework
15 24 (11.82%) ASP.NET Web API
16 23 (11.33%) SOAP
17 22 (10.84%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (9.85%) Ajax
18 20 (9.85%) REST
18 20 (9.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 17 (8.37%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (5.91%) Visualisation
3 10 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (4.43%) Algorithms
4 9 (4.43%) Replication
5 8 (3.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (3.45%) Client/Server
6 7 (3.45%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.96%) Clustering
7 6 (2.96%) Data Structures
7 6 (2.96%) Inversion of Control
7 6 (2.96%) User Experience
8 5 (2.46%) Fixed Income
8 5 (2.46%) PKI
9 4 (1.97%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.97%) Derivative
9 4 (1.97%) Equities
9 4 (1.97%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.48%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.48%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 42 (20.69%) Windows
2 9 (4.43%) Linux
3 8 (3.94%) Unix
4 7 (3.45%) Solaris
4 7 (3.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.97%) AIX
6 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.99%) Android
7 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.99%) Windows NT
7 2 (0.99%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (33.99%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (25.12%) MVC
3 39 (19.21%) TDD
4 37 (18.23%) Web Development
5 34 (16.75%) SOA
5 34 (16.75%) Unit Testing
6 33 (16.26%) OO
7 32 (15.76%) OOP
8 31 (15.27%) Scrum
9 28 (13.79%) Workflow
10 27 (13.30%) SDLC
11 22 (10.84%) OWASP
11 22 (10.84%) Secure Coding
12 21 (10.34%) Build Automation
13 17 (8.37%) Content Management
13 17 (8.37%) High Availability
13 17 (8.37%) Multithreading
14 16 (7.88%) Continuous Delivery
14 16 (7.88%) Enterprise Architecture
14 16 (7.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 94 (46.31%) C#
2 88 (43.35%) SQL
3 60 (29.56%) JavaScript
4 49 (24.14%) Java
5 34 (16.75%) VB.NET
6 18 (8.87%) T-SQL
7 11 (5.42%) PL/SQL
8 10 (4.93%) C++
8 10 (4.93%) PHP
9 7 (3.45%) TypeScript
9 7 (3.45%) VB
10 4 (1.97%) C
10 4 (1.97%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.97%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.97%) VBA
11 3 (1.48%) Perl
11 3 (1.48%) VBScript
12 2 (0.99%) Groovy
12 2 (0.99%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.99%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (6.40%) Security Cleared
2 11 (5.42%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.43%) Degree
4 3 (1.48%) MCPD
4 3 (1.48%) MCSD
4 3 (1.48%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.49%) CCIE
5 1 (0.49%) CCNA
5 1 (0.49%) CCNP
5 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.49%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.37%) QA
2 4 (1.97%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.99%) MiFID
4 1 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.49%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (4.93%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (1.97%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.97%) Perfmon
2 1 (0.49%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.49%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (0.49%) Nagios
2 1 (0.49%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 49 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 40 (19.70%) Oracle
3 26 (12.81%) Sitecore
4 20 (9.85%) IBM
5 6 (2.96%) BEA
5 6 (2.96%) Pega
5 6 (2.96%) Sybase
5 6 (2.96%) Vitria
6 4 (1.97%) Perforce
6 4 (1.97%) Telerik
7 3 (1.48%) Solace
8 2 (0.99%) Cisco
8 2 (0.99%) Citrix
8 2 (0.99%) Cognizant
8 2 (0.99%) Cognos
8 2 (0.99%) Embarcadero
8 2 (0.99%) Infragistics
8 2 (0.99%) Lotus
8 2 (0.99%) Plumtree
8 2 (0.99%) Progress
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