The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Liverpool region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 21 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.74% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.17% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £315 £343
% change year-on-year
+20.63% -8.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £51.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.16%
Miscellaneous Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
24 23 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 17.78% 14.94% 19.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 13
Average daily rate £325 £250 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -31.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £195 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Average hourly rate - £11.96 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
N-Tier
Merseyside

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

N-Tier
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Typemock
2 3 (75.00%) NMock
3 1 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
3 1 (25.00%) Sybase
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) Telerik

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) NMock
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Typemock
2 1 (25.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) Telerik