The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Stoke-on-Trent region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank 11 7 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 4 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 9.30% 25.00% 16.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 40.00% 50.00% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 10
Average daily rate £325 £330 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £330 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £329 £330 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £315 £343
% change year-on-year
+20.63% -8.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £51.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
- +27.16%
Miscellaneous Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
10 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 23.26% 50.00% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 14
Average daily rate £330 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
N-Tier
Staffordshire

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 18 April 2014, 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) OOP
4 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) OOD
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) DBA
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
3 1 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) ADO.NET
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) XSD
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WF
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) REST
4 1 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (25.00%) WURFL
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Android
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (25.00%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Financial Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) OOD
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Document Management
3 1 (25.00%) SEO
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (50.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) VBScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) VBA
4 1 (25.00%) LotusScript
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus
2 1 (25.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (25.00%) AccuRev
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