The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 64 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 1 2 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.13% 0.34% 1.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 1.43% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
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£310 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -18.51%
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £365 £318
% change year-on-year
-1.71% +14.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £51.50
N-Tier
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
160 140 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 21.11% 23.77% 24.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 69 108
Average daily rate £310 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.21% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £263 £186
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Average hourly rate £15.77 £15.50 £12.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.74% +28.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Java SE
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Product Management
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Java SE
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) JMS
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Information Security
1 1 (50.00%) Content Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Product Management
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft