The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 366 328 293
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -35
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 54 106 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.22% 0.42% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 1.12% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 75 90
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£513 £500 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £310 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year
-57.60% -
N-Tier
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
8754 9434 9603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.74% 37.53% 37.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 5962 6545 6487
Average daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
- +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 178 254
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.50 £22.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -12.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £13.18 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.90 £47.00 £41.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.90 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -32.69%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in London

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in London

N-Tier
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing N-Tier across the London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

N-Tier Daily Rate Histogram in London

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in London

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
City of London +16 14 £450 -5.26% 6
Docklands, London - 1 - -
Ealing - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Romford - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 2
Surbiton - - - -
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 46 (44.23%) Banking
2 44 (42.31%) SQL
3 39 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 38 (36.54%) Oracle
5 36 (34.62%) C#
6 35 (33.65%) SQL Server
7 34 (32.69%) Java
7 34 (32.69%) Microsoft
8 33 (31.73%) Windows
9 31 (29.81%) .NET
10 30 (28.85%) Finance
10 30 (28.85%) TDD
11 26 (25.00%) OO
11 26 (25.00%) SOA
12 24 (23.08%) Web Services
13 22 (21.15%) JavaScript
13 22 (21.15%) Change Management
14 20 (19.23%) XML
14 20 (19.23%) CRM
14 20 (19.23%) Investment Banking
15 19 (18.27%) QA
15 19 (18.27%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (18.27%) Analytical Skills
16 18 (17.31%) Back Office
16 18 (17.31%) Scrum
17 17 (16.35%) Project Management
17 17 (16.35%) HTML
17 17 (16.35%) jQuery
17 17 (16.35%) Multithreading
17 17 (16.35%) Team Foundation Server

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 6 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.81%) SharePoint 2010
2 5 (4.81%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (3.85%) Apache
3 4 (3.85%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.88%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.92%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.96%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.96%) Jetty
6 1 (0.96%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.96%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.96%) Zope
6 1 (0.96%) Plone
6 1 (0.96%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.96%) Documentum
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.77%) MS Office
3 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Summit
1 2 (1.92%) RMDS
2 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Heroku
1 2 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.92%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) HTTP
2 2 (1.92%) Network Security
2 2 (1.92%) AMQP
3 1 (0.96%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (33.65%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 13 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 8 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 5 (4.81%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.85%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.88%) IDOL
7 2 (1.92%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.92%) DB2
7 2 (1.92%) MySQL
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.92%) SQLite
7 2 (1.92%) Voldemort
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.92%) Big Data
7 2 (1.92%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.92%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (16.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (9.62%) Serena SBM
3 6 (5.77%) Xcode
3 6 (5.77%) NUnit
4 4 (3.85%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.85%) Subversion
5 3 (2.88%) NCover
5 3 (2.88%) JIRA
5 3 (2.88%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.92%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.92%) Ant
6 2 (1.92%) JUnit
6 2 (1.92%) jMock
6 2 (1.92%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.92%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.92%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.92%) Moq
7 1 (0.96%) StyleCop
7 1 (0.96%) MSTest
7 1 (0.96%) Maven
General
1 46 (44.23%) Banking
2 30 (28.85%) Finance
3 20 (19.23%) Investment Banking
4 18 (17.31%) Back Office
5 15 (14.42%) Front Office
6 7 (6.73%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.92%) Legal
8 1 (0.96%) Marketing
8 1 (0.96%) German Language
8 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.96%) Law
8 1 (0.96%) Games
8 1 (0.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 53 (50.96%) Developer
2 15 (14.42%) C# Developer
3 14 (13.46%) Java Developer
3 14 (13.46%) Analyst
4 12 (11.54%) Architect
4 12 (11.54%) Applications Support
5 10 (9.62%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.62%) .NET Developer
6 7 (6.73%) Team Leader
6 7 (6.73%) Support Team Leader
6 7 (6.73%) Applications Manager
6 7 (6.73%) Support Manager
7 6 (5.77%) Software Developer
7 6 (5.77%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.81%) iOS Developer
8 5 (4.81%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (4.81%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (4.81%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (29.81%) .NET
2 24 (23.08%) Web Services
3 20 (19.23%) XML
4 17 (16.35%) HTML
4 17 (16.35%) jQuery
5 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET
5 12 (11.54%) WCF
5 12 (11.54%) WPF
5 12 (11.54%) REST
6 11 (10.58%) .NET Framework
6 11 (10.58%) CSS
7 10 (9.62%) J2EE
8 8 (7.69%) SOAP
8 8 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (6.73%) Dapper ORM
9 7 (6.73%) AutoMapper
9 7 (6.73%) Kendo UI
9 7 (6.73%) Caliburn.Micro
10 6 (5.77%) LINQ
10 6 (5.77%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) Enterprise Software
1 19 (18.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.73%) Equities
4 6 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 5 (4.81%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (4.81%) Derivative
6 4 (3.85%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.85%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (2.88%) Open Source
7 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.88%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (2.88%) iPhone
7 3 (2.88%) Fixed Income
8 2 (1.92%) Streaming Video
8 2 (1.92%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.92%) Kindle
8 2 (1.92%) Video on Demand
9 1 (0.96%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.96%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.73%) Windows
2 16 (15.38%) Linux
3 11 (10.58%) UNIX
4 7 (6.73%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.85%) Android
6 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.85%) TDD
3 26 (25.00%) OO
3 26 (25.00%) SOA
4 22 (21.15%) Change Management
5 20 (19.23%) CRM
6 18 (17.31%) Scrum
7 17 (16.35%) Project Management
7 17 (16.35%) Multithreading
8 14 (13.46%) Change Control
9 13 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 13 (12.50%) OOD
10 12 (11.54%) Mentoring
11 11 (10.58%) MVC
12 10 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (9.62%) Software Engineering
13 9 (8.65%) Risk Management
14 8 (7.69%) Unit Testing
14 8 (7.69%) iOS Development
15 7 (6.73%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 44 (42.31%) SQL
2 36 (34.62%) C#
3 34 (32.69%) Java
4 22 (21.15%) JavaScript
5 15 (14.42%) PL/SQL
6 11 (10.58%) C++
7 8 (7.69%) Objective-C
8 6 (5.77%) PowerShell
9 4 (3.85%) T-SQL
9 4 (3.85%) XAML
9 4 (3.85%) Ruby
10 3 (2.88%) Scala
10 3 (2.88%) Python
11 2 (1.92%) Perl
11 2 (1.92%) C
11 2 (1.92%) VB
12 1 (0.96%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.96%) VB6
12 1 (0.96%) XQuery
12 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.88%) CTC Cleared
3 3 (2.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.27%) QA
2 3 (2.88%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.96%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Cacti
1 1 (0.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (36.54%) Oracle
2 34 (32.69%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.62%) Serena
4 9 (8.65%) Sybase
5 7 (6.73%) Telerik
6 5 (4.81%) IBM
7 4 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.88%) DataSynapse
8 3 (2.88%) Sun
8 3 (2.88%) Cognizant
9 2 (1.92%) JBoss
9 2 (1.92%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.92%) StreamServe
9 2 (1.92%) Cerillion
9 2 (1.92%) 29West
10 1 (0.96%) Sencha
10 1 (0.96%) Adobe
10 1 (0.96%) EMC
10 1 (0.96%) Interwoven
10 1 (0.96%) SAP
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Rate: £550 - £610 per day
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