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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 248 218 207
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -11
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 21 40 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.43% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 1.45% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 19
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£345 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £525 £378
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £19.50 £48.00
% change year-on-year
- -59.37%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
3011 2760 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 30.43% 29.63% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1699 1514 1260
Average daily rate £375 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 155 150
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.96 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.75% -0.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £42.50 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.81% +14.28%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing N-Tier across the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

N-Tier Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the South East region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +8 11 £345 +10.40% 2
Buckinghamshire -35 5 £463 -6.09% 1
Surrey -5 3 £400 -1.23%
Oxfordshire -24 2 £300 +9.09% 3
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 30 (69.77%) .NET
2 28 (65.12%) C#
3 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
4 25 (58.14%) ASP.NET
5 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
6 21 (48.84%) IIS
6 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (46.51%) SQL
7 20 (46.51%) Oracle
7 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
8 17 (39.53%) HTML
9 16 (37.21%) CSS
9 16 (37.21%) OO
10 15 (34.88%) VB
10 15 (34.88%) Ajax
11 14 (32.56%) MVC
12 13 (30.23%) jQuery
13 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (27.91%) Web Development
14 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
14 11 (25.58%) Windows
15 10 (23.26%) Web Services
15 10 (23.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
15 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
16 9 (20.93%) Finance
16 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
16 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
16 9 (20.93%) OOD

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Application Platforms
1 21 (48.84%) IIS
2 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle 11i
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (27.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (23.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (20.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (20.93%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (16.28%) OLTP
5 7 (16.28%) Oracle Database
6 6 (13.95%) InterSystems Cache
7 5 (11.63%) Relational Database
7 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (4.65%) MySQL
9 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (4.65%) OLAP Cube
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 10g
9 2 (4.65%) DB2
9 2 (4.65%) OLAP
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle8/8i Database
9 2 (4.65%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
3 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (6.98%) NUnit
5 2 (4.65%) Subversion
5 2 (4.65%) JSUnit
5 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
6 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Military
2 2 (4.65%) Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
2 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Developer
2 17 (39.53%) .NET Developer
3 10 (23.26%) C# Developer
4 9 (20.93%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (16.28%) Analyst
6 6 (13.95%) Analyst Programmer
6 6 (13.95%) Programmer
6 6 (13.95%) Architect
7 5 (11.63%) Virtualisation Architect
8 4 (9.30%) C# Web Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Web Developer
8 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (9.30%) .NET Web Developer
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Analyst Programmer
9 2 (4.65%) Release Manager
9 2 (4.65%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.65%) .NET Programmer
9 2 (4.65%) ASP.NET Programmer
9 2 (4.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) .NET
2 25 (58.14%) ASP.NET
3 17 (39.53%) HTML
4 16 (37.21%) CSS
5 15 (34.88%) Ajax
6 13 (30.23%) jQuery
7 10 (23.26%) Web Services
8 7 (16.28%) XML
9 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (13.95%) .NET Framework
9 6 (13.95%) WCF
9 6 (13.95%) FusionCharts
10 5 (11.63%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 4 (9.30%) Silverlight
11 4 (9.30%) NHibernate
11 4 (9.30%) XSL
12 3 (6.98%) XML-RPC
12 3 (6.98%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (6.98%) HTML5
13 2 (4.65%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.65%) HACMP
4 2 (4.65%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.58%) Windows
2 6 (13.95%) UNIX
3 4 (9.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) AIX
5 2 (4.65%) Solaris
5 2 (4.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (37.21%) OO
3 14 (32.56%) MVC
4 12 (27.91%) Web Development
5 10 (23.26%) Unit Testing
6 9 (20.93%) OOD
7 8 (18.60%) TDD
7 8 (18.60%) SDLC
8 7 (16.28%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (16.28%) Service Management
8 7 (16.28%) Service Delivery
8 7 (16.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (13.95%) Data Security
9 6 (13.95%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (9.30%) Release Management
11 4 (9.30%) Requirements Management
11 4 (9.30%) ITIL
11 4 (9.30%) UML
12 3 (6.98%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (65.12%) C#
2 23 (53.49%) JavaScript
3 20 (46.51%) SQL
4 15 (34.88%) VB
5 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
6 5 (11.63%) VB.NET
7 3 (6.98%) Java
8 2 (4.65%) XPath
9 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
9 1 (2.33%) VBA
9 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (13.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) GPFS
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Oracle
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 8 (18.60%) Telerik
3 7 (16.28%) Intel
4 6 (13.95%) VMware
5 2 (4.65%) Aquila
5 2 (4.65%) NetApp
5 2 (4.65%) Sybase
5 2 (4.65%) IBM
6 1 (2.33%) Serena
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