The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £380
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £125.00 -
N-Tier
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
56 38 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 32.00% 24.05% 18.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 29 21
Average daily rate £410 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £650 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 0
Average hourly rate £46.07 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.17% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing N-Tier across the Luton region.

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Luton

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Confluence
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (50.00%) Loose Coupling
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) YAGNI
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) NUnit
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Luton 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 1 (50.00%) Confluence
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) NUnit
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Architect
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) BDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (50.00%) Load Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Loose Coupling
2 1 (50.00%) Microservices
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Static Code Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) YAGNI
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft