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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 405 363 385
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +22
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 30 74 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.84% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 53 40
Median daily rate £550 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £341 £360
10% offered a daily rate of more than £775 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +12.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.50
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
8197 8769 9194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.23% 37.54% 37.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5767 6065 6248
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.79% +8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 167 205
Median hourly rate £17.00 £19.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.82% +2.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £13.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.33 £43.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 September 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the London region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +13 8 £463 -11.90% 3
Bromley - 1 £450 -
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (37.84%) SQL Server
3 27 (36.49%) C#
4 26 (35.14%) SQL
5 25 (33.78%) Java
6 22 (29.73%) .NET
6 22 (29.73%) Finance
6 22 (29.73%) Relational Database
7 20 (27.03%) HTML
8 19 (25.68%) Web Services
8 19 (25.68%) TDD
9 18 (24.32%) XML
9 18 (24.32%) Oracle
9 18 (24.32%) OO
10 16 (21.62%) SDLC
11 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (20.27%) Windows
12 13 (17.57%) Scrum
12 13 (17.57%) Banking
12 13 (17.57%) Web Development
12 13 (17.57%) Multithreading
12 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
12 13 (17.57%) HTML5
13 12 (16.22%) NoSQL
13 12 (16.22%) SOA
13 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
13 12 (16.22%) WPF
14 11 (14.86%) .NET Framework
14 11 (14.86%) Subversion
14 11 (14.86%) Entity Framework

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (10.81%) JBoss
2 7 (9.46%) IIS
2 7 (9.46%) WebLogic
3 4 (5.41%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (5.41%) Jetty
3 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.41%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.05%) CMS
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.70%) Confluence
5 2 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (2.70%) IBM Domino
5 2 (2.70%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.70%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.35%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) IBM PureFlex
2 3 (4.05%) iPaaS
3 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.11%) DMZ
1 6 (8.11%) Firewall
2 5 (6.76%) DNS
2 5 (6.76%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (6.76%) IPsec
2 5 (6.76%) VPN
3 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 4 (5.41%) Wireless
4 3 (4.05%) Network Security
5 2 (2.70%) HTTP
5 2 (2.70%) Internet
6 1 (1.35%) BGP
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.35%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.35%) LDAP
6 1 (1.35%) Multicast
6 1 (1.35%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (1.35%) SSL
6 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 22 (29.73%) Relational Database
3 12 (16.22%) NoSQL
4 10 (13.51%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (12.16%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (10.81%) Hadoop
6 8 (10.81%) RDBMS
6 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (8.11%) Big Data
7 6 (8.11%) MySQL
8 5 (6.76%) MariaDB
8 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database
9 4 (5.41%) DB2
9 4 (5.41%) MongoDB
9 4 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
10 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (2.70%) HBase
11 2 (2.70%) SimpleDB
11 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (14.86%) Subversion
2 10 (13.51%) Git (software)
3 8 (10.81%) Ant
3 8 (10.81%) Maven
4 7 (9.46%) Selenium
5 6 (8.11%) Cucumber
5 6 (8.11%) Jenkins
5 6 (8.11%) JUnit
5 6 (8.11%) Mockito
5 6 (8.11%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
6 4 (5.41%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 3 (4.05%) Jasmine
7 3 (4.05%) JIRA
7 3 (4.05%) NUnit
7 3 (4.05%) SpecFlow
7 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (2.70%) Gerrit
8 2 (2.70%) QUnit
8 2 (2.70%) SoapUI
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 13 (17.57%) Banking
3 8 (10.81%) Front Office
3 8 (10.81%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Back Office
5 3 (4.05%) Financial Institution
5 3 (4.05%) Marketing
5 3 (4.05%) Retail
6 1 (1.35%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (54.05%) Developer
2 15 (20.27%) Architect
3 14 (18.92%) C# Developer
4 12 (16.22%) Senior Developer
5 11 (14.86%) Java Developer
6 10 (13.51%) .NET Developer
7 9 (12.16%) Data Architect
8 8 (10.81%) Agile Developer
8 8 (10.81%) Agile Java Developer
8 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Architect
8 8 (10.81%) Enterprise Data Architect
9 5 (6.76%) Administrator
9 5 (6.76%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Data Administrator
9 5 (6.76%) Security Engineer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Agile Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Agile Java Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.73%) .NET
2 20 (27.03%) HTML
3 19 (25.68%) Web Services
4 18 (24.32%) XML
5 13 (17.57%) ASP.NET
5 13 (17.57%) HTML5
6 12 (16.22%) WPF
7 11 (14.86%) .NET Framework
7 11 (14.86%) Entity Framework
8 10 (13.51%) jQuery
9 9 (12.16%) Middleware
9 9 (12.16%) SOAP
10 8 (10.81%) CSS
11 7 (9.46%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (9.46%) WCF
12 6 (8.11%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (8.11%) REST
12 6 (8.11%) Spring
13 5 (6.76%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 15 (20.27%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Algorithms
2 7 (9.46%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (9.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (6.76%) Clustering
3 5 (6.76%) Data Structures
3 5 (6.76%) Fixed Income
3 5 (6.76%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.76%) PKI
4 4 (5.41%) Derivative
4 4 (5.41%) Equities
4 4 (5.41%) Equity Derivative
4 4 (5.41%) Replication
5 3 (4.05%) Computer Science
5 3 (4.05%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.05%) Visualisation
6 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 2 (2.70%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Windows
2 9 (12.16%) Linux
3 7 (9.46%) Solaris
3 7 (9.46%) Unix
4 2 (2.70%) Android
4 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Phone
5 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (39.19%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (25.68%) TDD
3 18 (24.32%) OO
4 16 (21.62%) SDLC
5 13 (17.57%) Multithreading
5 13 (17.57%) Scrum
5 13 (17.57%) Web Development
6 12 (16.22%) SOA
7 10 (13.51%) MVC
7 10 (13.51%) Unit Testing
8 8 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
8 8 (10.81%) CRM
8 8 (10.81%) Data Modelling
8 8 (10.81%) ETL
9 7 (9.46%) Analytics
9 7 (9.46%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.46%) Performance Tuning
10 6 (8.11%) BDD
11 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (6.76%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (36.49%) C#
2 26 (35.14%) SQL
3 25 (33.78%) Java
4 10 (13.51%) JavaScript
5 9 (12.16%) C++
6 6 (8.11%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.05%) Perl
7 3 (4.05%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.70%) Apple Swift
8 2 (2.70%) C
8 2 (2.70%) ES6
8 2 (2.70%) Groovy
8 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
8 2 (2.70%) PHP
8 2 (2.70%) Ruby
8 2 (2.70%) TypeScript
8 2 (2.70%) VB
9 1 (1.35%) Jython
9 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 3 (4.05%) MCPD
2 3 (4.05%) MCSD
2 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.35%) CCIE
3 1 (1.35%) CCNA
3 1 (1.35%) CCNP
3 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (1.35%) MiFID
3 1 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Perfmon
2 1 (1.35%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 18 (24.32%) Oracle
2 12 (16.22%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.46%) IBM
4 3 (4.05%) Telerik
5 2 (2.70%) Citrix
5 2 (2.70%) Cognos
5 2 (2.70%) Embarcadero
5 2 (2.70%) Infragistics
5 2 (2.70%) Lotus
5 2 (2.70%) Plumtree
5 2 (2.70%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.70%) Solace
5 2 (2.70%) Syncfusion
5 2 (2.70%) Tableau
5 2 (2.70%) Talend
6 1 (1.35%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.35%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.35%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.35%) Perforce
6 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
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McGregor Boyall
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