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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 225 224 197
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -27
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 31 14 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.15% 0.37%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 0.56% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 15
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£325 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £305 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £378 £315
% change year-on-year
-7.28% +19.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £125.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £125.00 - £51.50
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
2722 2502 1864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.46% 27.34% 23.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1437 1323 900
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 149 181
Average hourly rate £21.75 £18.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.56% -29.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.92 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 -3 9 £275 -31.25% 2
Berkshire +4 7 £294 -16.07%
Hampshire -5 6 £550 +80.32%
East Sussex - 5 £300 -
Surrey - 4 £373 - 2
West Sussex - - - -
Kent - - - - 3
Middlesex - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 2
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 21 (42.00%) .NET
2 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
4 18 (36.00%) HTML
5 17 (34.00%) C#
5 17 (34.00%) SQL
6 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET
8 14 (28.00%) CSS
8 14 (28.00%) OO
8 14 (28.00%) Service Management
8 14 (28.00%) MVC
9 13 (26.00%) UNIX
10 12 (24.00%) Windows
10 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
11 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 10 (20.00%) Oracle
12 9 (18.00%) Java
12 9 (18.00%) SOA
13 8 (16.00%) OLTP
13 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (16.00%) Intel
13 8 (16.00%) XML
13 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
14 7 (14.00%) Multimedia
14 7 (14.00%) Spring
14 7 (14.00%) Requirements Management
14 7 (14.00%) Servlets
14 7 (14.00%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 5 (10.00%) IIS
2 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (6.00%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (6.00%) Jetty
3 2 (4.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) Apache Solr
3 2 (4.00%) Confluence
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.00%) SAN
1 6 (12.00%) BGP
1 6 (12.00%) Firewall
1 6 (12.00%) NAS
1 6 (12.00%) Multicast
2 5 (10.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.00%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (16.00%) OLTP
3 4 (8.00%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (8.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.00%) BaseX
5 2 (4.00%) MarkLogic
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) Subversion
3 3 (6.00%) JIRA
3 3 (6.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.00%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (2.00%) NCrunch
5 1 (2.00%) NUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 7 (14.00%) Multimedia
2 6 (12.00%) Finance
3 3 (6.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.00%) Publishing
4 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 1 (2.00%) Banking
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
5 1 (2.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (44.00%) Developer
2 20 (40.00%) Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (14.00%) Java Developer
4 6 (12.00%) Virtualisation Architect
5 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 4 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.00%) Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.00%) CRM Architect
7 3 (6.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Junior Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) .NET
2 18 (36.00%) HTML
3 15 (30.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (28.00%) CSS
5 8 (16.00%) XML
6 7 (14.00%) Spring
6 7 (14.00%) Servlets
6 7 (14.00%) Web Services
7 6 (12.00%) Middleware
7 6 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (10.00%) WCF
8 5 (10.00%) Hibernate
8 5 (10.00%) XSLT
9 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (6.00%) HTML5
10 3 (6.00%) NHibernate
10 3 (6.00%) JPA
11 2 (4.00%) Gherkin
11 2 (4.00%) Entity Framework
11 2 (4.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) PKI
1 6 (12.00%) Inversion of Control
2 5 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.00%) Cryptography
4 2 (4.00%) Clustering
4 2 (4.00%) HACMP
4 2 (4.00%) User Experience
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.00%) UNIX
2 12 (24.00%) Windows
3 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.00%) AIX
4 2 (4.00%) Solaris
4 2 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.00%) MVC
2 14 (28.00%) OO
2 14 (28.00%) Service Management
3 9 (18.00%) SOA
4 8 (16.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (14.00%) Requirements Management
5 7 (14.00%) Data Architecture
5 7 (14.00%) Analytics
6 6 (12.00%) Security Architecture
6 6 (12.00%) SIEM
6 6 (12.00%) Web Development
6 6 (12.00%) Scrum
6 6 (12.00%) ITSM
6 6 (12.00%) ITIL
7 5 (10.00%) OOD
7 5 (10.00%) Project Management
7 5 (10.00%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 20 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (34.00%) C#
2 17 (34.00%) SQL
3 9 (18.00%) Java
4 5 (10.00%) XQuery
4 5 (10.00%) XPath
5 2 (4.00%) C
6 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.00%) VB
6 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.00%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) MOM
2 1 (2.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (20.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Intel
3 5 (10.00%) VMware
4 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (4.00%) NetApp
6 1 (2.00%) SAP
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