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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 14 12 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.22% 3.23% 10.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.76% 10.00% 55.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £358 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.00
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
21 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 25.61% 32.26% 18.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 6
Median daily rate £250 £348 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.05% +5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £295 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £463 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.65 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.75 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -12.19%

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

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 May 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 12 (85.71%) HTML
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
1 12 (85.71%) High Availability
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) ActionScript
2 9 (64.29%) SOA
3 7 (50.00%) HTTP
3 7 (50.00%) Flash
3 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (50.00%) C#
3 7 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 7 (50.00%) Apache Flex
3 7 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 7 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
4 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 5 (35.71%) CSS3
4 5 (35.71%) TypeScript
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) Web Development
6 3 (21.43%) OO
6 3 (21.43%) Adobe
7 2 (14.29%) C
7 2 (14.29%) OOD
7 2 (14.29%) Workflow
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) WinForms
7 2 (14.29%) C++
7 2 (14.29%) SQL

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

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Flash Developer
3 5 (35.71%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (21.43%) ActionScript Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Flash ActionScript Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
5 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (14.29%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (14.29%) HTML Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) CSS
1 12 (85.71%) HTML
2 7 (50.00%) Apache Flex
2 7 (50.00%) Flash
3 5 (35.71%) .NET
3 5 (35.71%) CSS3
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 2 (14.29%) REST
4 2 (14.29%) WCF
4 2 (14.29%) WF
4 2 (14.29%) WinForms
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) High Availability
2 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) SOA
3 7 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (50.00%) Performance Testing
4 4 (28.57%) Web Development
5 3 (21.43%) OO
6 2 (14.29%) Front End Development
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) OOD
6 2 (14.29%) OOP
6 2 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 9 (64.29%) ActionScript
3 7 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 7 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (35.71%) TypeScript
5 2 (14.29%) C
5 2 (14.29%) C++
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) DevExpress