The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 136 - 134
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 4 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% - 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% - 1.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 10
Median daily rate £375 - £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 - £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 - £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £358 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.89% -3.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 -
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 West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
734 1005 843
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.50% 31.33% 25.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 656 537
Median daily rate £363 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £225 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 52 49
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £27.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +35.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.53 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.91 £20.00 £16.72
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +19.61%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing N-Tier across the South West region.

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in the South West

N-Tier
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing N-Tier across the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

N-Tier Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the South West region.

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Devon - 1 £450 -
Somerset - 1 £300 -
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 West region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) LINQ
3 4 (66.67%) OWASP
3 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (66.67%) LINQ to SQL
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Secure Coding
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) OOP
4 3 (50.00%) Content Management
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Kanban
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) MongoDB

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Portal
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Boomi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) MS Access
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 3 (50.00%) HTML Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Sitecore Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Access Developer
5 1 (16.67%) CMS Developer
5 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior WebSphere Developer
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (16.67%) WebSphere Developer
5 1 (16.67%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) LINQ
2 5 (83.33%) WCF
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 4 (66.67%) LINQ to SQL
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 2 (33.33%) Ajax
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
6 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
6 1 (16.67%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) OOP
1 4 (66.67%) OWASP
1 4 (66.67%) Secure Coding
2 3 (50.00%) Content Management
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Sitecore
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft