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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
N-Tier
England / South East
Rank 227 236 231
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 10 19 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.23% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 0.73% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 16
Median daily rate £375 £408 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.97% -9.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £300 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2174 2615 2839
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.85% 31.87% 30.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 1219 1513 1533
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £238 £216
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 165 168
Median hourly rate £19.63 £32.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.07% +87.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.71 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-12.96% +22.85%

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 16 January 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 +15 8 £375 +20.96% 1
Buckinghamshire 0 2 £325 -21.21% 1
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 34 (87.18%) .NET
1 34 (87.18%) ASP.NET
2 31 (79.49%) SQL
3 30 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 30 (76.92%) OOP
3 30 (76.92%) WCF
3 30 (76.92%) LINQ
3 30 (76.92%) LINQ to SQL
4 29 (74.36%) Team Foundation Server
4 29 (74.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 29 (74.36%) VB.NET
5 28 (71.79%) C#
5 28 (71.79%) HTML
6 27 (69.23%) CSS
6 27 (69.23%) XML
7 24 (61.54%) OWASP
7 24 (61.54%) IIS
7 24 (61.54%) Secure Coding
8 22 (56.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 21 (53.85%) jQuery
9 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
10 20 (51.28%) MVC
11 18 (46.15%) Ajax
12 15 (38.46%) Windows
13 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
14 10 (25.64%) CMS
14 10 (25.64%) Sitecore CMS
14 10 (25.64%) Sitecore
15 8 (20.51%) Analytics
15 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services

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 24 (61.54%) IIS
2 10 (25.64%) CMS
2 10 (25.64%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Boomi
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 22 (56.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (20.51%) MS Access
3 8 (20.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (17.95%) MongoDB
4 7 (17.95%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (7.69%) MySQL
6 1 (2.56%) DB2
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 29 (74.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Developer
2 22 (56.41%) .NET Developer
3 9 (23.08%) Sitecore Developer
4 8 (20.51%) Access Developer
5 7 (17.95%) CMS Developer
5 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Developer
6 3 (7.69%) Magento Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.56%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Database Developer
7 1 (2.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (2.56%) HTML Developer
7 1 (2.56%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Sitecore Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Developer
7 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Technical Leader
7 1 (2.56%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (87.18%) .NET
1 34 (87.18%) ASP.NET
2 30 (76.92%) LINQ
2 30 (76.92%) LINQ to SQL
2 30 (76.92%) WCF
3 29 (74.36%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 28 (71.79%) HTML
5 27 (69.23%) CSS
5 27 (69.23%) XML
6 21 (53.85%) jQuery
7 18 (46.15%) Ajax
8 7 (17.95%) HTML5
8 7 (17.95%) Web Services
9 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (2.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Visualisation
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) iPad
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (76.92%) OOP
2 24 (61.54%) OWASP
2 24 (61.54%) Secure Coding
3 20 (51.28%) MVC
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Analytics
5 7 (17.95%) Content Management
5 7 (17.95%) Kanban
5 7 (17.95%) Scrum
6 6 (15.38%) Migration
7 4 (10.26%) OO
8 3 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (7.69%) High Availability
8 3 (7.69%) Web Development
8 3 (7.69%) Workflow
9 1 (2.56%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (2.56%) Defect Management
9 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (2.56%) TDD
9 1 (2.56%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 31 (79.49%) SQL
2 29 (74.36%) VB.NET
3 28 (71.79%) C#
4 21 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 8 (20.51%) VBA
6 3 (7.69%) PHP
7 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 10 (25.64%) Sitecore
3 7 (17.95%) Dell
4 1 (2.56%) IBM
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle