The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - - 53
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East - - 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.70% -6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
N-Tier
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
302 201 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 32.33% 32.01% 35.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 96 88
Average daily rate £375 £375 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £467
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 8 25
Average hourly rate £19.50 £12.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -56.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £9.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.45 £15.00 £88.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in the North East

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 10 (100.00%) VBA
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) MS Office
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (90.00%) Service Delivery
2 9 (90.00%) Data Management
2 9 (90.00%) VB.NET
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) VBScript
3 8 (80.00%) Service Management
3 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (70.00%) Web Design
5 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (60.00%) VB
5 6 (60.00%) C
6 5 (50.00%) C#
6 5 (50.00%) HTML
6 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (50.00%) CSS
6 5 (50.00%) Web Services
6 5 (50.00%) HTML5

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 10 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 10 (100.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) SQL Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 4 (40.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server BI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) HTML5
2 5 (50.00%) MDX
2 5 (50.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Office Automation
2 9 (90.00%) Data Management
2 9 (90.00%) Service Delivery
3 8 (80.00%) Service Management
4 7 (70.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) VBA
2 9 (90.00%) SQL
2 9 (90.00%) VB.NET
2 9 (90.00%) VBScript
3 6 (60.00%) C
3 6 (60.00%) VB
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) HP