The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 47 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.22% 0.58% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 2.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £354 £330
% change year-on-year
+2.68% +7.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 -
N-Tier
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
149 49 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.75% 28.49% 21.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 22 36
Average daily rate £338 £222 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.02% -31.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £150 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £350 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 8
Average hourly rate £31.00 £14.88 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.40% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.68 £13.75 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.11 £33.75 £24.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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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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
Preston - 1 £300 -
N-Tier
North West

N-Tier
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
2 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) OOD
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) OOD
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Business Objects