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 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 62 60 50
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 9 14 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.01% 1.60% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.86% 6.67% 1.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 2
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£249 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.81% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £380 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £575 £370
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 - -
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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 Milton Keynes region.

Miscellaneous Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
315 210 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 35.20% 23.95% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 99 69
Average daily rate £340 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 13 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.35 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+160.58% -6.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

N-Tier Daily Rate Histogram 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 May 2015, 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 9 (56.25%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (56.25%) OLTP
1 9 (56.25%) Intel
1 9 (56.25%) Service Management
1 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
1 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 7 (43.75%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (37.50%) VMware
4 6 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (37.50%) UNIX
4 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 6 (37.50%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) C#
6 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 4 (25.00%) MVC
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (18.75%) TDD
7 3 (18.75%) Web Development
7 3 (18.75%) HTML
7 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
7 3 (18.75%) OO
8 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (12.50%) System Testing
8 2 (12.50%) GPFS

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) Data Warehouse
1 9 (56.25%) OLTP
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Electronics
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Architect
1 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (43.75%) Virtualisation Architect
3 3 (18.75%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
3 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Web Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Environment Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 3 (18.75%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) Ajax
3 2 (12.50%) NHibernate
3 2 (12.50%) Silverlight
3 2 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) HACMP
1 2 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (6.25%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) UNIX
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (12.50%) AIX
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Service Management
1 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
1 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (50.00%) Requirements Management
3 6 (37.50%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (25.00%) MVC
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) OO
5 3 (18.75%) Web Development
6 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 2 (12.50%) System Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
7 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (12.50%) GPFS
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Intel
2 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 1 (6.25%) SAP
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft