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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 317 343 313
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 86 52 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.23% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 0.62% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 37 62
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£475 £400 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -8.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £265 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £527 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
7742 8397 8528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.93% 37.11% 38.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5353 5935 5878
Average daily rate £475 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 136 189
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.04 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 +10 18 £500 +11.11% 1
Canary Wharf - 5 £520 -
Docklands, London - 3 £550 -
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 58 (50.88%) .NET
2 53 (46.49%) C#
3 49 (42.98%) OO
4 44 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (37.72%) Java
5 43 (37.72%) SQL
6 37 (32.46%) Unit Testing
7 36 (31.58%) Web Services
8 35 (30.70%) Finance
9 34 (29.82%) Microsoft
9 34 (29.82%) SQL Server
9 34 (29.82%) TDD
10 33 (28.95%) Banking
11 32 (28.07%) XML
12 29 (25.44%) Oracle
13 26 (22.81%) .NET Framework
13 26 (22.81%) Linux
13 26 (22.81%) OOD
14 25 (21.93%) UNIX
15 24 (21.05%) Investment Banking
16 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
17 21 (18.42%) ASP.NET
18 20 (17.54%) REST
19 19 (16.67%) Scrum
19 19 (16.67%) DB2
19 19 (16.67%) SOAP
19 19 (16.67%) J2EE
19 19 (16.67%) Multithreading
20 18 (15.79%) Degree
20 18 (15.79%) SOA

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 8 (7.02%) Apache
2 7 (6.14%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.63%) WebLogic
3 3 (2.63%) IIS
4 2 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.88%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.88%) PegaRULES
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 8 (7.02%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.51%) MS Office
3 3 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (6.14%) Oracle 11i
2 6 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.88%) HFM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.14%) HTTP
2 4 (3.51%) Firewall
3 3 (2.63%) SAN
3 3 (2.63%) LDAP
3 3 (2.63%) VLAN
3 3 (2.63%) NAS
4 2 (1.75%) FTP
4 2 (1.75%) Internet
5 1 (0.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (29.82%) SQL Server
2 19 (16.67%) DB2
3 18 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 17 (14.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (8.77%) RDBMS
5 10 (8.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (7.02%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (7.02%) Oracle Database
7 7 (6.14%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 7 (6.14%) Oracle9i Database
7 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (5.26%) NoSQL
9 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.88%) Essbase
11 1 (0.88%) OLAP
11 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.88%) KDB
Development Applications
1 15 (13.16%) Visual Studio
2 14 (12.28%) Subversion
3 12 (10.53%) JUnit
4 11 (9.65%) Maven
5 9 (7.89%) Git (software)
5 9 (7.89%) NUnit
6 7 (6.14%) jMock
7 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (2.63%) JMeter
7 3 (2.63%) TestNG
7 3 (2.63%) Selenium
7 3 (2.63%) WebLOAD
8 2 (1.75%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.75%) JIRA
8 2 (1.75%) Moq
8 2 (1.75%) Mockito
9 1 (0.88%) NCrunch
9 1 (0.88%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.88%) MSBuild
General
1 35 (30.70%) Finance
2 33 (28.95%) Banking
3 24 (21.05%) Investment Banking
4 16 (14.04%) Front Office
5 13 (11.40%) Back Office
6 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.63%) Legal
6 3 (2.63%) Retail
7 2 (1.75%) Games
8 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 83 (72.81%) Developer
2 33 (28.95%) Java Developer
3 28 (24.56%) C# Developer
4 20 (17.54%) .NET Developer
5 15 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (12.28%) Architect
7 10 (8.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (7.02%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (5.26%) Senior Developer
10 5 (4.39%) C++ Developer
11 4 (3.51%) C++/C# Developer
11 4 (3.51%) CRM Architect
11 4 (3.51%) VB.NET Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (3.51%) Technical Architect
12 3 (2.63%) Web Developer
12 3 (2.63%) Analyst
12 3 (2.63%) SQL Server Developer
12 3 (2.63%) Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (50.88%) .NET
2 36 (31.58%) Web Services
3 32 (28.07%) XML
4 26 (22.81%) .NET Framework
5 21 (18.42%) ASP.NET
6 20 (17.54%) REST
7 19 (16.67%) SOAP
7 19 (16.67%) J2EE
8 17 (14.91%) WCF
9 15 (13.16%) jQuery
9 15 (13.16%) LINQ
10 14 (12.28%) Middleware
11 13 (11.40%) Hibernate
12 12 (10.53%) Spring
13 10 (8.77%) JSON
14 9 (7.89%) WinForms
15 8 (7.02%) JMS
15 8 (7.02%) EJB
15 8 (7.02%) JSP
15 8 (7.02%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 14 (12.28%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (10.53%) Equities
2 12 (10.53%) Derivative
3 10 (8.77%) Computer Science
4 9 (7.89%) Open Source
5 8 (7.02%) Equity Derivative
6 6 (5.26%) Client/Server
7 5 (4.39%) Clustering
8 3 (2.63%) Mobile App
8 3 (2.63%) HACMP
8 3 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (2.63%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.63%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.75%) Online Games
9 2 (1.75%) Fixed Income
9 2 (1.75%) Replication
9 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.75%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.88%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.81%) Linux
2 25 (21.93%) UNIX
3 16 (14.04%) Windows
4 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.75%) Android
5 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (42.98%) OO
2 44 (38.60%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (32.46%) Unit Testing
4 34 (29.82%) TDD
5 26 (22.81%) OOD
6 19 (16.67%) Scrum
6 19 (16.67%) Multithreading
7 18 (15.79%) SOA
8 16 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (14.04%) Release Management
8 16 (14.04%) Migration
8 16 (14.04%) MVC
9 14 (12.28%) UML
10 12 (10.53%) Risk Management
10 12 (10.53%) OOP
11 10 (8.77%) Low Latency
12 8 (7.02%) Electronic Trading
12 8 (7.02%) Data Migration
12 8 (7.02%) RUP
12 8 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 53 (46.49%) C#
2 43 (37.72%) Java
2 43 (37.72%) SQL
3 22 (19.30%) JavaScript
4 14 (12.28%) C++
5 8 (7.02%) XPath
6 7 (6.14%) T-SQL
7 5 (4.39%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.51%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.63%) PL/SQL
9 3 (2.63%) VB
10 2 (1.75%) Scala
10 2 (1.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (15.79%) Degree
2 8 (7.02%) Security Cleared
3 7 (6.14%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.75%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 6 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.88%) logstash
1 1 (0.88%) Kibana
Vendors
1 34 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 29 (25.44%) Oracle
3 17 (14.91%) Sybase
4 5 (4.39%) IBM
5 3 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 3 (2.63%) Veritas
6 2 (1.75%) Pega
6 2 (1.75%) Kofax
6 2 (1.75%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.88%) Solace
7 1 (0.88%) Sun
7 1 (0.88%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.88%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.88%) Informatica
7 1 (0.88%) VMware
East London
Colston Consulting
Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £650 per day +
Posted: 6 days ago
East London
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Anantha
Posted: 20 days ago