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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 219 212 214
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 30 30 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.32% 0.34% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 1.39% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 19
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£388 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £400 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £46.00 -
% change year-on-year
-57.60% -
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
2552 2161 2554
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.60% 24.83% 25.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1380 1135 1146
Average daily rate £350 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 122 186
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.68 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.82% +7.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.83 £17.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -31.98%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Buckinghamshire +4 18 £448 +19.33%
Oxfordshire - 8 £275 - 5
Surrey 0 2 £390 +30.00% 2
Hampshire -14 2 £331 - 5
Kent - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 1
Berkshire - - - -
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 43 (69.35%) C#
2 37 (59.68%) .NET
3 33 (53.23%) ASP.NET
4 32 (51.61%) Oracle
5 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (48.39%) SOA
7 29 (46.77%) OO
7 29 (46.77%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (43.55%) SQL
9 26 (41.94%) TDD
9 26 (41.94%) MVC
10 25 (40.32%) Scrum
10 25 (40.32%) WCF
11 23 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (37.10%) Coaching
12 19 (30.65%) HTML
13 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
13 18 (29.03%) PL/SQL
14 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
14 17 (27.42%) Domain-Driven Design
15 16 (25.81%) Web Development
16 15 (24.19%) Finance
16 15 (24.19%) Visual Studio
16 15 (24.19%) BDD
17 14 (22.58%) People Management
18 13 (20.97%) Waterfall
18 13 (20.97%) Team Foundation Server
18 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
18 13 (20.97%) .NET Framework
19 12 (19.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 9 (14.52%) WebSphere
2 8 (12.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (6.45%) IIS
4 3 (4.84%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (3.23%) CMS
5 2 (3.23%) Papyrus
5 2 (3.23%) CICS
5 2 (3.23%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.23%) Exstream
2 2 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) LDAP
1 1 (1.61%) SAN
1 1 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (14.52%) Oracle Database
4 8 (12.90%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.23%) OLTP
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.61%) Big Data
7 1 (1.61%) DB2
7 1 (1.61%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (24.19%) Visual Studio
2 13 (20.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (12.90%) NUnit
4 4 (6.45%) Subversion
5 1 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.61%) JUnit
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 6 (9.68%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Electronics
4 1 (1.61%) International Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Marketing
4 1 (1.61%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.61%) Publishing
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (43.55%) Developer
2 17 (27.42%) Development Manager
3 12 (19.35%) Web Development Manager
3 12 (19.35%) Web Manager
4 11 (17.74%) Architect
5 9 (14.52%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (12.90%) Mobile Solutions Architect
7 7 (11.29%) Senior Developer
7 7 (11.29%) Software Developer
7 7 (11.29%) C# Developer
8 6 (9.68%) Technical Architect
8 6 (9.68%) .NET Developer
9 5 (8.06%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (6.45%) C# Programmer
10 4 (6.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
10 4 (6.45%) .NET Programmer
10 4 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 4 (6.45%) Programmer
11 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
11 3 (4.84%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (59.68%) .NET
2 33 (53.23%) ASP.NET
3 29 (46.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 25 (40.32%) WCF
5 19 (30.65%) HTML
6 13 (20.97%) .NET Framework
7 12 (19.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 11 (17.74%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 11 (17.74%) Web Services
9 10 (16.13%) CSS
10 9 (14.52%) REST
10 9 (14.52%) Dojo
11 8 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (12.90%) WebSphere MQ
12 6 (9.68%) XML
12 6 (9.68%) XSLT
12 6 (9.68%) Worklight
13 5 (8.06%) jQuery
14 4 (6.45%) OOXML
14 4 (6.45%) Kendo UI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.13%) Mobile App
2 5 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) HACMP
4 1 (1.61%) DTV
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) UNIX
2 4 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.23%) Android
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.61%) AIX
5 1 (1.61%) Solaris
5 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (48.39%) SOA
3 29 (46.77%) OO
4 26 (41.94%) MVC
4 26 (41.94%) TDD
5 25 (40.32%) Scrum
6 23 (37.10%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (37.10%) Coaching
7 17 (27.42%) Domain-Driven Design
8 16 (25.81%) Web Development
9 15 (24.19%) BDD
10 14 (22.58%) People Management
11 13 (20.97%) Waterfall
11 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
12 11 (17.74%) Matrix Management
13 9 (14.52%) E-Commerce
14 8 (12.90%) Configuration Management
14 8 (12.90%) Automated Testing
14 8 (12.90%) Unit Testing
15 4 (6.45%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 43 (69.35%) C#
2 27 (43.55%) SQL
3 18 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 18 (29.03%) PL/SQL
4 9 (14.52%) Objective-C
5 3 (4.84%) Java
6 2 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (1.61%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 1 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.61%) Degree
1 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 8 (12.90%) SCCM
2 2 (3.23%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.61%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 32 (51.61%) Oracle
2 8 (12.90%) IBM
2 8 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.45%) NetApp
3 4 (6.45%) VMware
3 4 (6.45%) Telerik
4 2 (3.23%) 3PAR
4 2 (3.23%) HP
4 2 (3.23%) EMC
4 2 (3.23%) Intel
4 2 (3.23%) BMC
5 1 (1.61%) SAP
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago