The first 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 31 July 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 London 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 357 306 302
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -4
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 42 112 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.18% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.58% 1.42% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 80 84
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£450 £513 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.19% -6.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £299 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £603 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £35.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £50.00 -
% change year-on-year
-54.00% -
Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7212 7878 8141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.67% 32.47% 30.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4829 5413 5501
Average daily rate £450 £460 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.17% -1.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £640 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 147 170 213
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -2.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.04 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £25.73
% change year-on-year
- -18.38%
N-Tier
England

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +9 18 £450 +5.88% 5
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Romford - - - -
Sidcup - - - - 1
Surbiton - - - -
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 40 (43.96%) SQL
2 37 (40.66%) Banking
3 33 (36.26%) C#
4 32 (35.16%) .NET
5 31 (34.07%) Oracle
6 29 (31.87%) SQL Server
6 29 (31.87%) Java
6 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
7 28 (30.77%) Windows
7 28 (30.77%) Finance
8 27 (29.67%) TDD
8 27 (29.67%) SOA
9 22 (24.18%) Web Services
10 21 (23.08%) CRM
11 19 (20.88%) QA
12 18 (19.78%) Change Management
13 17 (18.68%) OO
14 16 (17.58%) XML
14 16 (17.58%) Back Office
14 16 (17.58%) Multithreading
14 16 (17.58%) Enterprise Software
15 15 (16.48%) JavaScript
15 15 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (15.38%) Scrum
16 14 (15.38%) Investment Banking
16 14 (15.38%) Project Management
17 12 (13.19%) HTML
18 11 (12.09%) PL/SQL
18 11 (12.09%) Unit Testing
18 11 (12.09%) Oracle Database

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 5 (5.49%) SharePoint
1 5 (5.49%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.40%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.40%) Apache
3 3 (3.30%) Oracle Coherence
3 3 (3.30%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.10%) Jetty
4 1 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.10%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.10%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.10%) Zope
4 1 (1.10%) Plone
4 1 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.59%) MS Office
3 4 (4.40%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) RMDS
2 1 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.10%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.10%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.10%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) RTCP
1 2 (2.20%) RTP
1 2 (2.20%) RFID
1 2 (2.20%) Network Security
1 2 (2.20%) AMQP
1 2 (2.20%) GSM
1 2 (2.20%) SMS
2 1 (1.10%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (31.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.09%) Oracle Database
2 11 (12.09%) Relational Database
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (5.49%) MongoDB
4 5 (5.49%) RDBMS
4 5 (5.49%) MySQL
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (2.20%) IDOL
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.10%) Voldemort
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (1.10%) DB2
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (8.79%) Serena SBM
3 7 (7.69%) Subversion
4 4 (4.40%) NUnit
4 4 (4.40%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.30%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.30%) Xcode
5 3 (3.30%) JIRA
5 3 (3.30%) TeamCity
5 3 (3.30%) NCover
6 2 (2.20%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.20%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.10%) Ant
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.10%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.10%) Maven
General
1 37 (40.66%) Banking
2 28 (30.77%) Finance
3 16 (17.58%) Back Office
4 14 (15.38%) Investment Banking
5 10 (10.99%) Front Office
6 9 (9.89%) Telecoms
7 4 (4.40%) Games
8 2 (2.20%) Legal
9 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 1 (1.10%) Law
9 1 (1.10%) Electronics
9 1 (1.10%) Marketing
9 1 (1.10%) German Language
Job Titles
1 48 (52.75%) Developer
2 14 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 12 (13.19%) Analyst
4 11 (12.09%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.99%) Applications Support
5 10 (10.99%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.79%) .NET Developer
7 7 (7.69%) Team Leader
7 7 (7.69%) Architect
7 7 (7.69%) Support Manager
7 7 (7.69%) Support Team Leader
7 7 (7.69%) Applications Manager
8 6 (6.59%) Oracle Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Software Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Designer
9 5 (5.49%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (4.40%) ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Database Developer
11 3 (3.30%) Senior Oracle Developer
11 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (35.16%) .NET
2 22 (24.18%) Web Services
3 16 (17.58%) XML
4 12 (13.19%) HTML
5 10 (10.99%) J2EE
5 10 (10.99%) ASP.NET
5 10 (10.99%) jQuery
6 9 (9.89%) .NET Framework
6 9 (9.89%) SOAP
7 8 (8.79%) WCF
7 8 (8.79%) WPF
8 7 (7.69%) REST
8 7 (7.69%) CSS
9 5 (5.49%) WinForms
9 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (5.49%) Middleware
10 4 (4.40%) LINQ
10 4 (4.40%) HTML5
10 4 (4.40%) JDBC
10 4 (4.40%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (9.89%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.59%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (5.49%) Equities
4 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
5 4 (4.40%) iPhone
5 4 (4.40%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.30%) Equity Derivative
6 3 (3.30%) Open Source
6 3 (3.30%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (3.30%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.30%) Replication
6 3 (3.30%) Fixed Income
7 2 (2.20%) Device Driver
7 2 (2.20%) GIS
7 2 (2.20%) Online Games
7 2 (2.20%) Derivative
7 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
7 2 (2.20%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.10%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 28 (30.77%) Windows
2 10 (10.99%) Linux
3 5 (5.49%) UNIX
4 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.20%) Windows CE
5 2 (2.20%) Android
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (29.67%) SOA
1 27 (29.67%) TDD
2 21 (23.08%) CRM
3 18 (19.78%) Change Management
4 17 (18.68%) OO
5 16 (17.58%) Multithreading
6 15 (16.48%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (15.38%) Project Management
7 14 (15.38%) Scrum
8 11 (12.09%) Unit Testing
9 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
10 9 (9.89%) Change Control
11 8 (8.79%) MVC
12 7 (7.69%) E-Commerce
12 7 (7.69%) Data Modelling
12 7 (7.69%) Content Management
13 6 (6.59%) OOD
13 6 (6.59%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (5.49%) PRINCE2
14 5 (5.49%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 40 (43.96%) SQL
2 33 (36.26%) C#
3 29 (31.87%) Java
4 15 (16.48%) JavaScript
5 11 (12.09%) PL/SQL
6 10 (10.99%) C++
7 5 (5.49%) T-SQL
8 4 (4.40%) Objective-C
9 3 (3.30%) XAML
9 3 (3.30%) Ruby
9 3 (3.30%) Python
10 2 (2.20%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.10%) Scala
11 1 (1.10%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.10%) XPath
11 1 (1.10%) C
11 1 (1.10%) VB6
11 1 (1.10%) XQuery
11 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 3 (3.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.10%) Brainbench
3 1 (1.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (20.88%) QA
2 2 (2.20%) JTAG
2 2 (2.20%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (2.20%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.10%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Nagios
1 1 (1.10%) Cacti
1 1 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 31 (34.07%) Oracle
2 29 (31.87%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.79%) Serena
4 7 (7.69%) Sybase
5 4 (4.40%) Sun
5 4 (4.40%) StreamServe
5 4 (4.40%) Cerillion
5 4 (4.40%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (3.30%) Telerik
6 3 (3.30%) Cognizant
6 3 (3.30%) IBM
7 2 (2.20%) 29West
7 2 (2.20%) Mapinfo
7 2 (2.20%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.20%) ESRI
8 1 (1.10%) MKS
8 1 (1.10%) Sencha
8 1 (1.10%) SAP
8 1 (1.10%) JBoss
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Next Ventures Ltd
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