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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 63 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 7 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.90% 0.55% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.77% 2.37% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 1
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£406 £369 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +63.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £359 £375 £318
% change year-on-year
-4.33% +18.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £24.00 £51.50
% change year-on-year
- -53.39%
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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
253 169 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 32.69% 23.06% 25.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 91 49
Average daily rate £333 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £221 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 9
Average hourly rate £15.00 £13.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% -26.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.38 £17.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -10.35%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) OO
2 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (45.45%) UNIX
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) C#
2 5 (45.45%) OLTP
2 5 (45.45%) Intel
2 5 (45.45%) Service Management
2 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
2 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) TDD
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (36.36%) Requirements Management
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
4 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
4 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) NUnit
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
4 3 (27.27%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 3 (27.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (45.45%) OLTP
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (27.27%) Oracle Database
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
1 3 (27.27%) NUnit
1 3 (27.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 2 (18.18%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Electronics
4 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Architect
2 4 (36.36%) Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Software Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Virtualisation Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Applications Architect
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 1 (9.09%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Web Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) WCF
1 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Dojo
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) Ajax
3 1 (9.09%) NHibernate
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Worklight
3 1 (9.09%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) HACMP
2 1 (9.09%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) UNIX
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (18.18%) AIX
3 2 (18.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) OO
1 5 (45.45%) Service Management
1 5 (45.45%) Service Delivery
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) TDD
1 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (36.36%) Requirements Management
2 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 3 (27.27%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) Automated Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) MVC
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Objective-C
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (18.18%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Oracle
2 5 (45.45%) Intel
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) IBM