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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 339 377 314
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -63
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 80 45 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.19% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 0.50% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 33 84
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£500 £513 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £369 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £618
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 £48.00
% change year-on-year
- -59.37%
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
8764 8962 9756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 36.41% 37.38% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 6061 5962 6653
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 183 197
Average hourly rate £21.35 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.36% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.04 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.80 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +14.28%

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 August 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 31 August 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 -1 16 £513 +13.88% 6
Docklands, London - 2 £588 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £575 -
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 87 (52.10%) C#
2 78 (46.71%) .NET
3 72 (43.11%) SQL
4 66 (39.52%) Agile Software Development
5 56 (33.53%) SQL Server
5 56 (33.53%) OO
5 56 (33.53%) Finance
6 54 (32.34%) Java
6 54 (32.34%) TDD
7 52 (31.14%) Banking
7 52 (31.14%) Microsoft
8 46 (27.54%) Oracle
8 46 (27.54%) Web Services
9 43 (25.75%) OOD
9 43 (25.75%) Scrum
10 36 (21.56%) Investment Banking
10 36 (21.56%) SDLC
11 35 (20.96%) Windows
12 33 (19.76%) Unit Testing
13 32 (19.16%) Multithreading
13 32 (19.16%) XML
14 30 (17.96%) .NET Framework
15 29 (17.37%) Linux
16 28 (16.77%) Migration
17 26 (15.57%) ASP.NET
18 24 (14.37%) SOA
18 24 (14.37%) Continuous Integration
19 23 (13.77%) WinForms
19 23 (13.77%) JavaScript
19 23 (13.77%) UML

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 6 (3.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.99%) Oracle Coherence
3 4 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.80%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.80%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.80%) IIS
4 3 (1.80%) JBoss
4 3 (1.80%) Apache
4 3 (1.80%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.60%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.60%) Confluence
6 1 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.60%) CMS
6 1 (0.60%) PegaRULES
Applications
1 14 (8.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.40%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.80%) MS Office
4 2 (1.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Oracle 11i
2 4 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.20%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.60%) Markit EDM
4 1 (0.60%) HFM
4 1 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.20%) SaaS
2 2 (1.20%) Office 365
2 2 (1.20%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.99%) HTTP
2 3 (1.80%) Firewall
3 2 (1.20%) SAN
3 2 (1.20%) Internet
3 2 (1.20%) VLAN
3 2 (1.20%) NAS
3 2 (1.20%) FTP
4 1 (0.60%) 4G
4 1 (0.60%) PuTTY
4 1 (0.60%) 3G
4 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.60%) 2G
4 1 (0.60%) Broadband
4 1 (0.60%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (33.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (8.98%) DB2
3 14 (8.38%) Relational Database
4 13 (7.78%) Oracle Database
4 13 (7.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (5.39%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (4.19%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 7 (4.19%) Oracle9i Database
6 7 (4.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.59%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (2.99%) RDBMS
9 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.20%) DTS
11 2 (1.20%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 17 (10.18%) Git (software)
2 15 (8.98%) NUnit
2 15 (8.98%) Subversion
3 14 (8.38%) Visual Studio
4 11 (6.59%) JUnit
5 8 (4.79%) NCover
6 7 (4.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.59%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.59%) MSBuild
7 6 (3.59%) Maven
8 5 (2.99%) JIRA
8 5 (2.99%) Selenium
8 5 (2.99%) NCrunch
9 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 3 (1.80%) SpecFlow
10 3 (1.80%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.80%) Moq
10 3 (1.80%) Mockito
10 3 (1.80%) TestNG
10 3 (1.80%) WebLOAD
General
1 56 (33.53%) Finance
2 52 (31.14%) Banking
3 36 (21.56%) Investment Banking
4 22 (13.17%) Front Office
5 9 (5.39%) Back Office
6 4 (2.40%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.80%) Retail
8 2 (1.20%) Legal
8 2 (1.20%) Advertising
8 2 (1.20%) Games
9 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.60%) Law
9 1 (0.60%) Billing
Job Titles
1 111 (66.47%) Developer
2 46 (27.54%) C# Developer
3 34 (20.36%) Java Developer
4 24 (14.37%) Architect
5 21 (12.57%) .NET Developer
6 18 (10.78%) Senior Developer
7 15 (8.98%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (7.78%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (6.59%) C++ Developer
10 10 (5.99%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (5.99%) Senior C# Developer
11 8 (4.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.19%) C++/C# Developer
13 6 (3.59%) Senior Java Developer
13 6 (3.59%) Analyst
14 4 (2.40%) Software Developer
14 4 (2.40%) C# Software Developer
15 3 (1.80%) ScrumMaster
15 3 (1.80%) C# Web Developer
15 3 (1.80%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (46.71%) .NET
2 46 (27.54%) Web Services
3 32 (19.16%) XML
4 30 (17.96%) .NET Framework
5 26 (15.57%) ASP.NET
6 23 (13.77%) WinForms
7 20 (11.98%) WCF
8 19 (11.38%) REST
8 19 (11.38%) SOAP
9 17 (10.18%) J2EE
9 17 (10.18%) ASP.NET Web API
10 13 (7.78%) WPF
10 13 (7.78%) LINQ
11 12 (7.19%) jQuery
11 12 (7.19%) Hibernate
12 10 (5.99%) NHibernate
12 10 (5.99%) HTML
12 10 (5.99%) JSON
13 9 (5.39%) Middleware
13 9 (5.39%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.77%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (9.58%) Equities
3 13 (7.78%) Derivative
4 10 (5.99%) Client/Server
5 9 (5.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (4.19%) Fixed Income
7 6 (3.59%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (3.59%) Computer Science
8 5 (2.99%) Clustering
8 5 (2.99%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (2.40%) Swaptions
10 3 (1.80%) Replication
10 3 (1.80%) Kindle
10 3 (1.80%) Mobile App
11 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
11 2 (1.20%) Market Risk
11 2 (1.20%) Online Games
11 2 (1.20%) HACMP
11 2 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (20.96%) Windows
2 29 (17.37%) Linux
3 22 (13.17%) UNIX
4 5 (2.99%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.99%) Android
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (39.52%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (33.53%) OO
3 54 (32.34%) TDD
4 43 (25.75%) Scrum
4 43 (25.75%) OOD
5 36 (21.56%) SDLC
6 33 (19.76%) Unit Testing
7 32 (19.16%) Multithreading
8 28 (16.77%) Migration
9 24 (14.37%) SOA
9 24 (14.37%) Continuous Integration
10 23 (13.77%) UML
11 18 (10.78%) MVC
11 18 (10.78%) Risk Management
12 16 (9.58%) BDD
12 16 (9.58%) Low Latency
13 15 (8.98%) ETL
13 15 (8.98%) Software Engineering
14 14 (8.38%) OOP
15 13 (7.78%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 87 (52.10%) C#
2 72 (43.11%) SQL
3 54 (32.34%) Java
4 23 (13.77%) JavaScript
5 20 (11.98%) C++
6 13 (7.78%) T-SQL
7 9 (5.39%) XPath
7 9 (5.39%) ANSI SQL
8 8 (4.79%) VB
9 4 (2.40%) Shell Script
9 4 (2.40%) XAML
9 4 (2.40%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.80%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.80%) Scala
10 3 (1.80%) Objective-C
10 3 (1.80%) Groovy
11 2 (1.20%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.20%) VB6
11 2 (1.20%) Perl
12 1 (0.60%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (8.98%) Degree
2 8 (4.79%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.19%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.20%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) PMP
5 1 (0.60%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.60%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.59%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) HL7
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (2.99%) XenApp
2 3 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.20%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.60%) logstash
1 1 (0.60%) Kibana
Vendors
1 52 (31.14%) Microsoft
2 46 (27.54%) Oracle
3 22 (13.17%) Sybase
4 16 (9.58%) IBM
5 6 (3.59%) Perforce
5 6 (3.59%) Solace
6 5 (2.99%) DataSynapse
6 5 (2.99%) Citrix
6 5 (2.99%) Informatica
7 4 (2.40%) Actimize
7 4 (2.40%) Pega
8 3 (1.80%) TIBCO
9 2 (1.20%) Kofax
9 2 (1.20%) Veritas
9 2 (1.20%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.60%) Hyperion
10 1 (0.60%) PeopleSoft
10 1 (0.60%) HP
10 1 (0.60%) Telerik
10 1 (0.60%) Reuters
London
Data Inc UK Ltd
Rate: Competitive Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £388.30 - £425.29 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £350 - £380 per hour + alll inclusive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500.00 - £575.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 25 days ago