The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - 129 129
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.13% 0.036%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.41% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £338
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +8.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.50
N-Tier
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
806 965 772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.16% 30.23% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 488 464 425
Median daily rate £345 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £225 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+131.88% +9.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.35 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £47.69 £38.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.88 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+15.20% +5.62%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) DOM
1 4 (80.00%) XSLT
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (80.00%) WSDL
1 4 (80.00%) Front Office
1 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
1 4 (80.00%) Wealth Management
1 4 (80.00%) Fiddler
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (80.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (80.00%) Fiddler
1 4 (80.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (80.00%) JUnit
1 4 (80.00%) Subversion
1 4 (80.00%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
1 4 (80.00%) Front Office
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
1 4 (80.00%) Java Developer
1 4 (80.00%) MongoDB Developer
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) DOM
1 4 (80.00%) Entity Framework
1 4 (80.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) HTML5
1 4 (80.00%) JSON
1 4 (80.00%) RESTful
1 4 (80.00%) SOAP
1 4 (80.00%) Spring
1 4 (80.00%) Web Services
1 4 (80.00%) WSDL
1 4 (80.00%) XML
1 4 (80.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (80.00%) OO
1 4 (80.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Wealth Management
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) Java
1 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA