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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 352 330 297
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -33
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 67 89 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.28% 0.36% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.80% 0.95% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 66 76
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£506 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £362 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £588 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 -
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
8376 9335 8345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.05% 37.37% 37.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 5944 6591 5748
Average daily rate £450 £450 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 163 207
Average hourly rate £17.00 £21.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £42.50 £48.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 -5 21 £392 -5.44% 8
Docklands, London +13 1 - -
Hammersmith - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 56 (51.38%) SQL
2 47 (43.12%) C#
3 44 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (38.53%) SQL Server
5 40 (36.70%) Banking
6 39 (35.78%) OO
7 38 (34.86%) .NET
8 36 (33.03%) Oracle
8 36 (33.03%) TDD
9 32 (29.36%) Java
10 28 (25.69%) Investment Banking
11 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
11 27 (24.77%) Microsoft
12 25 (22.94%) Finance
13 24 (22.02%) Windows
14 23 (21.10%) Team Foundation Server
15 22 (20.18%) SOA
15 22 (20.18%) Scrum
16 21 (19.27%) jQuery
16 21 (19.27%) Multithreading
17 19 (17.43%) WPF
17 19 (17.43%) Web Services
17 19 (17.43%) Front Office
18 18 (16.51%) OOD
18 18 (16.51%) Continuous Integration
19 17 (15.60%) Linux
19 17 (15.60%) XML
19 17 (15.60%) PL/SQL
19 17 (15.60%) HTML
20 14 (12.84%) UNIX

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 9 (8.26%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (7.34%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.59%) IIS
3 5 (4.59%) Apache
3 5 (4.59%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.67%) Apache Solr
5 3 (2.75%) WebSphere
5 3 (2.75%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (2.75%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.83%) JBoss
6 2 (1.83%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (1.83%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (1.83%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.92%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.92%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.92%) Documentum
7 1 (0.92%) Zope
7 1 (0.92%) Plone
Applications
1 6 (5.50%) MS Office
2 5 (4.59%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Summit
1 2 (1.83%) RMDS
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.83%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.83%) Amazon S3
1 2 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.83%) Heroku
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.50%) HTTP
2 2 (1.83%) Network Security
2 2 (1.83%) AMQP
3 1 (0.92%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (38.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.09%) Oracle Database
3 9 (8.26%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.26%) Hadoop
4 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (6.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (6.42%) RDBMS
6 5 (4.59%) EDRMS
7 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.75%) Big Data
8 3 (2.75%) IDOL
8 3 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (2.75%) SQLite
8 3 (2.75%) DB2
9 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.83%) Voldemort
9 2 (1.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 23 (21.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (11.01%) NUnit
3 11 (10.09%) Git (software)
4 8 (7.34%) Xcode
5 5 (4.59%) Serena SBM
5 5 (4.59%) Subversion
5 5 (4.59%) JIRA
5 5 (4.59%) JUnit
6 3 (2.75%) Visual Studio
6 3 (2.75%) IntelliJ
6 3 (2.75%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.75%) jMock
6 3 (2.75%) NCover
6 3 (2.75%) Moq
7 2 (1.83%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.83%) Ant
7 2 (1.83%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.83%) Maven
7 2 (1.83%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.92%) Selenium
General
1 40 (36.70%) Banking
2 28 (25.69%) Investment Banking
3 25 (22.94%) Finance
4 19 (17.43%) Front Office
5 6 (5.50%) Back Office
6 5 (4.59%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.83%) Legal
8 1 (0.92%) Advertising
8 1 (0.92%) Games
8 1 (0.92%) Retail
8 1 (0.92%) Law
8 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (55.96%) Developer
2 17 (15.60%) Java Developer
2 17 (15.60%) C# Developer
3 16 (14.68%) .NET Developer
3 16 (14.68%) Architect
4 10 (9.17%) Technical Architect
5 9 (8.26%) Analyst
6 7 (6.42%) Software Developer
6 7 (6.42%) Senior Developer
7 6 (5.50%) Software Engineer
7 6 (5.50%) iOS Developer
8 5 (4.59%) Applications Manager
8 5 (4.59%) Support Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) Applications Support
8 5 (4.59%) Applications Support Analyst
8 5 (4.59%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (3.67%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (2.75%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.75%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (34.86%) .NET
2 21 (19.27%) jQuery
3 19 (17.43%) WPF
3 19 (17.43%) Web Services
4 17 (15.60%) XML
4 17 (15.60%) HTML
5 14 (12.84%) REST
6 13 (11.93%) ASP.NET
7 11 (10.09%) J2EE
7 11 (10.09%) CSS
7 11 (10.09%) WCF
8 10 (9.17%) Caliburn.Micro
8 10 (9.17%) AutoMapper
8 10 (9.17%) Dapper ORM
9 9 (8.26%) Kendo UI
9 9 (8.26%) .NET Framework
10 8 (7.34%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (6.42%) JSON
11 7 (6.42%) Spring
11 7 (6.42%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.09%) Equities
2 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (8.26%) Open Source
4 7 (6.42%) Inversion of Control
4 7 (6.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 7 (6.42%) Fixed Income
5 6 (5.50%) Grid Computing
5 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (4.59%) Mobile App
6 5 (4.59%) Derivative
7 4 (3.67%) Kindle
8 3 (2.75%) Mobile Banking
8 3 (2.75%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.75%) iPhone
8 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.83%) Streaming Video
9 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.83%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.83%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.02%) Windows
2 17 (15.60%) Linux
3 14 (12.84%) UNIX
4 11 (10.09%) Apple iOS
5 7 (6.42%) Android
6 4 (3.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.83%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (40.37%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (35.78%) OO
3 36 (33.03%) TDD
4 22 (20.18%) Scrum
4 22 (20.18%) SOA
5 21 (19.27%) Multithreading
6 18 (16.51%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (16.51%) OOD
7 12 (11.01%) Risk Management
7 12 (11.01%) Software Engineering
7 12 (11.01%) Release Management
8 11 (10.09%) MVC
8 11 (10.09%) CRM
9 10 (9.17%) Data Modelling
9 10 (9.17%) BDD
10 9 (8.26%) iOS Development
10 9 (8.26%) Change Management
10 9 (8.26%) Workflow
11 8 (7.34%) OOP
11 8 (7.34%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (51.38%) SQL
2 47 (43.12%) C#
3 32 (29.36%) Java
4 27 (24.77%) JavaScript
5 17 (15.60%) PL/SQL
6 10 (9.17%) Objective-C
6 10 (9.17%) C++
7 7 (6.42%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.59%) XAML
8 5 (4.59%) Ruby
8 5 (4.59%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.75%) Scala
10 2 (1.83%) XPath
10 2 (1.83%) C
10 2 (1.83%) Perl
11 1 (0.92%) VBScript
11 1 (0.92%) VB
11 1 (0.92%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.92%) VBA
11 1 (0.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (10.09%) Degree
2 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.50%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.92%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.17%) QA
2 2 (1.83%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (4.59%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.83%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.92%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 7 (6.42%) logstash
1 7 (6.42%) Kibana
2 1 (0.92%) Nagios
2 1 (0.92%) Cacti
Vendors
1 36 (33.03%) Oracle
2 27 (24.77%) Microsoft
3 11 (10.09%) Sybase
3 11 (10.09%) Telerik
4 5 (4.59%) TIBCO
4 5 (4.59%) Serena
5 4 (3.67%) IBM
5 4 (3.67%) Cognizant
6 3 (2.75%) DataSynapse
7 2 (1.83%) Sencha
7 2 (1.83%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.83%) Adobe
8 1 (0.92%) EMC
8 1 (0.92%) Interwoven
8 1 (0.92%) Informatica
8 1 (0.92%) 29West
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