The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
N-Tier
England / South East
Rank 241 245 234
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 2 18 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.026% 0.21% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.088% 0.71% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 17 17
Median daily rate £429 £335 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.20% +3.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £335 £325
% change year-on-year
+23.13% +3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £125.00

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

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2266 2545 2700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.87% 29.21% 27.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1326 1509 1418
Median daily rate £400 £381 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.91% +1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 150 162
Median hourly rate £17.50 £43.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.30% +138.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.50 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £60.00 £45.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in the South East

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire -1 1 £429 +45.58% 1
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 20 (76.92%) .NET
1 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 19 (73.08%) SQL
3 18 (69.23%) VB.NET
3 18 (69.23%) OOP
3 18 (69.23%) WCF
3 18 (69.23%) LINQ
3 18 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (69.23%) LINQ to SQL
3 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 17 (65.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (65.38%) jQuery
4 17 (65.38%) C#
4 17 (65.38%) HTML
4 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 17 (65.38%) XML
5 16 (61.54%) CSS
5 16 (61.54%) MVC
6 14 (53.85%) Ajax
6 14 (53.85%) IIS
6 14 (53.85%) OWASP
6 14 (53.85%) Secure Coding
7 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
8 10 (38.46%) Windows
9 8 (30.77%) MS Access
9 8 (30.77%) VBA
9 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (30.77%) Analytics
10 7 (26.92%) Boomi

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 14 (53.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Boomi
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (73.08%) SQL Server
2 18 (69.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) MS Access
3 8 (30.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (11.54%) MySQL
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) DB2
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 17 (65.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.85%) PowerDesigner
General
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
1 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) Access Developer
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Magento Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) C# Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Database Developer
6 1 (3.85%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Sitecore Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.85%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (76.92%) .NET
1 20 (76.92%) ASP.NET
2 18 (69.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 18 (69.23%) LINQ
2 18 (69.23%) LINQ to SQL
2 18 (69.23%) WCF
3 17 (65.38%) HTML
3 17 (65.38%) jQuery
3 17 (65.38%) XML
4 16 (61.54%) CSS
5 14 (53.85%) Ajax
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (3.85%) J2EE
6 1 (3.85%) Middleware
6 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (3.85%) XML Schema
6 1 (3.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) iPad
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) OOP
2 16 (61.54%) MVC
3 14 (53.85%) OWASP
3 14 (53.85%) Secure Coding
4 8 (30.77%) Analytics
5 7 (26.92%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) OO
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.69%) ETL
7 2 (7.69%) UML
7 2 (7.69%) Web Development
8 1 (3.85%) Data Mapping
8 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
8 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.85%) High Availability
8 1 (3.85%) Project Governance
8 1 (3.85%) User Stories
8 1 (3.85%) Visualisation
8 1 (3.85%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) SQL
2 18 (69.23%) VB.NET
3 17 (65.38%) C#
3 17 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 8 (30.77%) VBA
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft
2 7 (26.92%) Dell
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Sitecore