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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 69 69 65
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.11% 0.13% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.44% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
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£325 £340 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% +11.02%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £340 £328
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £23.00 -
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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
267 229 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 30.34% 29.62% 32.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 119 126
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £251 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £440 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 13
Average hourly rate £26.22 £94.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.10% +571.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £11.50 £9.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £94.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £23.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-17.82% +15.00%

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 1 July 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 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
1 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Information Security
2 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
2 2 (66.67%) Java SE
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Product Management
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (33.33%) QUnit

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 3 (100.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) CTI
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Eclipse
2 1 (33.33%) NUnit
2 1 (33.33%) CruiseControl
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) Fiddler
2 1 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (33.33%) MSBuild
2 1 (33.33%) QUnit
2 1 (33.33%) Jasmine
General
1 1 (33.33%) Front Office
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Agile C# Developer
3 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) Java SE
2 2 (66.67%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) NHibernate
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Dojo
3 1 (33.33%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Ext JS
3 1 (33.33%) RESTful
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Data Modelling
1 2 (66.67%) Information Security
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Multithreading
1 2 (66.67%) Data Protection
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Product Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Wealth Management
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Sybase
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft