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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 92 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 5 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.30% 0.074% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.09% 0.31% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
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£338 - £230
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £125.00 - -
N-Tier
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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
457 322 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 27.87% 23.85% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 234 165 132
Average daily rate £350 £325 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +0.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 30 29
Average hourly rate £13.25 £15.50 £17.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.51% -9.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.79 £11.00 £11.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £37.99 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £22.50 £22.66
% change year-on-year
-11.11% -0.70%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5
3 3 (42.86%) jQuery
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (42.86%) Apache
3 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
4 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
4 2 (28.57%) ATDD
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (28.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 2 (28.57%) FTP
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) SUSE

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic Integration
2 2 (28.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) MS Access
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (14.29%) Big Data
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Selenium
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Tester
3 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Tester
4 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Perl Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET
1 4 (57.14%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (42.86%) HTML5
2 3 (42.86%) jQuery
2 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (28.57%) LINQ
3 2 (28.57%) Ajax
3 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) CSS3
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) SUSE
2 2 (28.57%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) SOA
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) OO
3 3 (42.86%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (28.57%) Statistical Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Refactoring
4 2 (28.57%) Release Management
4 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 2 (28.57%) ATDD
5 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Kanban
5 1 (14.29%) BDD
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB
3 2 (28.57%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (14.29%) TypeScript
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB Practitioner
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle
1 2 (28.57%) HP
1 2 (28.57%) TIBCO
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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