The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - 94 88
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.30% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.02% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £338 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £380
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £125.00 -
N-Tier
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
606 489 355
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 32.86% 29.69% 25.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 251 179
Median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 31
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.00 £15.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -23.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £9.96 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £17.50 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the Manchester region.

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 Manchester region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 1 (16.67%) Single Responsibility Principle
6 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) Degree

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Android Developer
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) XML
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (33.33%) REST
6 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax
6 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 1 (16.67%) HTML5
6 1 (16.67%) iOS SDK
6 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
6 1 (16.67%) WCF
6 1 (16.67%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) BDD
4 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Android Development
5 1 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
5 1 (16.67%) Migration
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
5 1 (16.67%) Security Management
5 1 (16.67%) Single Responsibility Principle
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
5 1 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Appcelerator
1 1 (16.67%) EPiServer
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) OpenText
1 1 (16.67%) Xamarin