The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - 57 60
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 0.75% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.78% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 3
Median daily rate - £313 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £373 £380
% change year-on-year
-6.04% -1.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £125.00 -
N-Tier
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
143 144 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 33.10% 27.17% 29.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 116
Median daily rate £375 £370 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £225 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £470 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 12 11
Median hourly rate £19.00 £33.83 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.82% +30.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.70 £23.45 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.65 £45.00 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.38
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -6.74%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing N-Tier across the Essex region.

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Essex

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the Essex region.

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

N-Tier
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Essex region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Hedge funds
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (66.67%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft