The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 3 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 15 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 35.71% - 2.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 50.00% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate £350 - £260
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £125.00 -
N-Tier
Staffordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Stoke-on-Trent region.

Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
30 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 71.43% 28.13% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 6
Average daily rate £350 £388 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +34.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £225 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £438 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the Stoke-on-Trent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 18 (85.71%) High Availability
2 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 16 (76.19%) HTML
3 16 (76.19%) CSS
4 13 (61.90%) C#
5 11 (52.38%) .NET
5 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
5 11 (52.38%) CSS3
5 11 (52.38%) HTML5
5 11 (52.38%) TypeScript
6 10 (47.62%) ActionScript
7 8 (38.10%) Finance
7 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (38.10%) SOA
8 7 (33.33%) Web Development
9 6 (28.57%) Apache Flex
9 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
9 6 (28.57%) ActionScript 3.0
9 6 (28.57%) Flash
10 5 (23.81%) HTTP
10 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
11 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
11 4 (19.05%) C++
11 4 (19.05%) C
11 4 (19.05%) VB
11 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
12 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
12 3 (14.29%) OOP
12 3 (14.29%) SQL
12 3 (14.29%) T-SQL

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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.

Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Web Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Flash Developer
4 5 (23.81%) HTML Developer
5 4 (19.05%) HTML CSS Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
7 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
7 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.76%) ActionScript Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Development Team Leader
8 1 (4.76%) Software Development Team Leader
8 1 (4.76%) Software Team Leader
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
8 1 (4.76%) Technical Leader
8 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) CSS
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) CSS3
2 11 (52.38%) HTML5
3 6 (28.57%) Apache Flex
3 6 (28.57%) Flash
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
5 3 (14.29%) WinForms
6 2 (9.52%) ADO.NET
6 2 (9.52%) Ajax
6 2 (9.52%) Entity Framework
6 2 (9.52%) REST
6 2 (9.52%) WCF
6 2 (9.52%) WF
6 2 (9.52%) XML
6 2 (9.52%) XSD
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (85.71%) High Availability
2 11 (52.38%) E-Commerce
3 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (38.10%) SOA
4 7 (33.33%) Web Development
5 6 (28.57%) Performance Testing
6 3 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 3 (14.29%) OOP
7 2 (9.52%) Coaching
7 2 (9.52%) Line Management
7 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 2 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (9.52%) OOD
7 2 (9.52%) Workflow
8 1 (4.76%) MVC
8 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.76%) SDLC
8 1 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 13 (61.90%) C#
3 11 (52.38%) TypeScript
4 10 (47.62%) ActionScript
5 6 (28.57%) ActionScript 3.0
6 4 (19.05%) C
6 4 (19.05%) C++
6 4 (19.05%) VB
7 3 (14.29%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) DevExpress
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft