The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
N-Tier
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
93 109 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 31.85% 26.14% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 62 37
Average daily rate £375 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £538 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 2
Average hourly rate £13.00 £16.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.38% +4.68%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) OO
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (50.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (100.00%) LINQ
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Ajax
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft