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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 242 221 215
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -6
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 27 22 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 0.86% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 15
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£288 £380 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.34% +16.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £303 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £125.00 - -
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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
2893 2572 2095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.07% 27.53% 25.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1528 1379 1009
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 151 164
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -21.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.70 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 5 May 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 5 May 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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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
Buckinghamshire -8 14 £288 -28.12% 1
Hampshire -6 8 £425 +40.49% 2
Berkshire -3 4 £225 -41.93% 3
Surrey +3 1 £370 -7.50% 1
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 29 (49.15%) .NET
2 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
3 25 (42.37%) C#
3 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
4 24 (40.68%) SQL
5 21 (35.59%) HTML
6 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET
7 19 (32.20%) Windows
7 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (28.81%) MVC
8 17 (28.81%) OO
8 17 (28.81%) CSS
9 16 (27.12%) Oracle
10 15 (25.42%) Service Management
11 14 (23.73%) UNIX
11 14 (23.73%) Web Development
11 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
12 13 (22.03%) SC Cleared
13 12 (20.34%) Web Services
14 10 (16.95%) XML
14 10 (16.95%) IIS
14 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (16.95%) OLTP
14 10 (16.95%) Intel
14 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
14 10 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (16.95%) Ajax
14 10 (16.95%) jQuery
15 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
15 9 (15.25%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 10 (16.95%) IIS
2 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.08%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (5.08%) Jetty
3 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.39%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.39%) Confluence
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.39%) CMS
4 2 (3.39%) Apache
5 1 (1.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) ATM
1 5 (8.47%) SAN
1 5 (8.47%) BGP
1 5 (8.47%) Firewall
1 5 (8.47%) NAS
1 5 (8.47%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (42.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.95%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (16.95%) OLTP
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (10.17%) MySQL
5 5 (8.47%) InterSystems Cache
5 5 (8.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.78%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
8 2 (3.39%) BaseX
8 2 (3.39%) MarkLogic
8 2 (3.39%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.47%) Subversion
3 3 (5.08%) JIRA
3 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.08%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.69%) NUnit
5 1 (1.69%) Selenium
5 1 (1.69%) MSBuild
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.69%) NCrunch
General
1 8 (13.56%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Multimedia
3 4 (6.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.08%) Publishing
4 3 (5.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.39%) Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Military
6 1 (1.69%) Electronics
6 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (49.15%) Developer
2 20 (33.90%) Architect
3 13 (22.03%) .NET Developer
4 9 (15.25%) C# Developer
5 8 (13.56%) Infrastructure Architect
5 8 (13.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Java Developer
6 7 (11.86%) Virtualisation Architect
7 6 (10.17%) Web Developer
8 5 (8.47%) Analyst
8 5 (8.47%) .NET Web Developer
8 5 (8.47%) C# Web Developer
9 4 (6.78%) Enterprise Architect
10 3 (5.08%) Test Analyst
10 3 (5.08%) Solutions Architect
10 3 (5.08%) Technical Architect
10 3 (5.08%) Senior Developer
10 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (5.08%) CRM Architect
11 2 (3.39%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (49.15%) .NET
2 21 (35.59%) HTML
3 20 (33.90%) ASP.NET
4 17 (28.81%) CSS
5 12 (20.34%) Web Services
6 10 (16.95%) XML
6 10 (16.95%) Ajax
6 10 (16.95%) jQuery
7 9 (15.25%) .NET Framework
8 7 (11.86%) Spring
8 7 (11.86%) Servlets
9 6 (10.17%) NHibernate
9 6 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (8.47%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 5 (8.47%) WCF
10 5 (8.47%) Silverlight
10 5 (8.47%) Hibernate
10 5 (8.47%) Middleware
10 5 (8.47%) XSLT
11 3 (5.08%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (8.47%) PKI
3 3 (5.08%) HACMP
3 3 (5.08%) Clustering
3 3 (5.08%) Cryptography
4 2 (3.39%) User Experience
4 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.69%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 19 (32.20%) Windows
2 14 (23.73%) UNIX
3 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.08%) AIX
5 3 (5.08%) Solaris
6 2 (3.39%) Linux
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.81%) MVC
2 17 (28.81%) OO
3 15 (25.42%) Service Management
4 14 (23.73%) Web Development
5 10 (16.95%) Service Delivery
5 10 (16.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (15.25%) ITIL
7 8 (13.56%) SOA
7 8 (13.56%) Requirements Management
8 7 (11.86%) TDD
8 7 (11.86%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (10.17%) Unit Testing
9 6 (10.17%) Data Architecture
9 6 (10.17%) Analytics
9 6 (10.17%) Scrum
10 5 (8.47%) Risk Management
10 5 (8.47%) Project Management
10 5 (8.47%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) JavaScript
2 25 (42.37%) C#
3 24 (40.68%) SQL
4 9 (15.25%) Java
5 6 (10.17%) T-SQL
5 6 (10.17%) VB
6 5 (8.47%) XQuery
6 5 (8.47%) XPath
7 2 (3.39%) C
8 1 (1.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (23.73%) Security Cleared
2 13 (22.03%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (11.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.08%) GPFS
2 3 (5.08%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) MOM
2 1 (1.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Oracle
2 10 (16.95%) Intel
3 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
4 7 (11.86%) VMware
5 3 (5.08%) NetApp
6 2 (3.39%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.69%) SAP
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