The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - 63 63
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes - 0.76% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.21% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Average daily rate - £288 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £359 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
N-Tier
Buckinghamshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
260 272 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 36.78% 34.52% 26.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 121 98
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £165 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 14
Average hourly rate £15.07 £15.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.07 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £18.50 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 11 (73.33%) SQL
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Unix
2 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Intel
3 9 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (60.00%) OLTP
3 9 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (46.67%) Requirements Management
5 7 (46.67%) AIX
5 7 (46.67%) Solaris
5 7 (46.67%) Service Management
5 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
5 7 (46.67%) NetApp
5 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
6 6 (40.00%) GPFS
6 6 (40.00%) HACMP
6 6 (40.00%) Java
6 6 (40.00%) Clustering
7 5 (33.33%) Migration
7 5 (33.33%) Retail
7 5 (33.33%) C#
7 5 (33.33%) .NET
7 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (60.00%) OLTP
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 2 (13.33%) DB2
3 2 (13.33%) DB2 UDB
3 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
3 2 (13.33%) PowerCenter
General
1 11 (73.33%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Architect
1 10 (66.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Architect
2 3 (20.00%) Virtualisation Architect
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) .NET Development Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Agile Development Manager
3 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Development Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Oracle Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Unix Architect
3 2 (13.33%) VMware Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Web Manager
4 1 (6.67%) AIX Architect
4 1 (6.67%) AIX Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (13.33%) Velocity
3 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 6 (40.00%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Unix
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) AIX
3 7 (46.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (53.33%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (46.67%) Requirements Management
3 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
3 7 (46.67%) Service Management
4 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) MVC
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (20.00%) OO
5 3 (20.00%) Open Source
5 3 (20.00%) Scrum
5 3 (20.00%) SOA
5 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (20.00%) TDD
5 3 (20.00%) Waterfall
6 2 (13.33%) BDD
6 2 (13.33%) People Management
6 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Java
3 5 (33.33%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (20.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (13.33%) JCL
6 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) GPFS
3 3 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Oracle
2 10 (66.67%) Intel
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 7 (46.67%) NetApp
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft