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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 50 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.73% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.84% 0.63% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£375 £350 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +75.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.00 -
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
141 159 120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 25.73% 26.50% 29.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 89 61
Average daily rate £375 £343 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.48% +5.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £138 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £493 £427
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 15 24
Average hourly rate £36.50 £17.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.57% -36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £22.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.95 £22.25 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-14.83% +1.92%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

N-Tier Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 27 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Brentwood - 3 £375 -
N-Tier
East of England

N-Tier
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Hedge funds
3 3 (60.00%) C#
3 3 (60.00%) IIS
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Replication
4 1 (20.00%) Clustering
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
4 1 (20.00%) Garbage Collection

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 3 (60.00%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) LoadRunner
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Hedge funds
2 1 (20.00%) Replication
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (20.00%) Garbage Collection
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) C#
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft