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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 9 13 12
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 4 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.48% 2.70% 10.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.22% 9.09% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Median daily rate £350 £358 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +9.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £370 £380
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
18 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 24.66% 29.73% 22.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 7
Median daily rate £350 £358 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £314 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £440 £385
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.65 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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 4 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 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
1 15 (88.24%) High Availability
2 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 14 (82.35%) CSS
3 10 (58.82%) ActionScript
3 10 (58.82%) SOA
4 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
4 9 (52.94%) C#
4 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (47.06%) Flash
5 8 (47.06%) Apache Flex
5 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
5 8 (47.06%) ActionScript 3.0
5 8 (47.06%) .NET
6 7 (41.18%) Photoshop
6 7 (41.18%) HTTP
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 7 (41.18%) HTML5
6 7 (41.18%) CSS3
6 7 (41.18%) TypeScript
6 7 (41.18%) Web Development
7 3 (17.65%) Adobe
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
7 3 (17.65%) OO
7 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
8 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
8 2 (11.76%) REST
8 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (11.76%) DevExpress
8 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework

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 (41.18%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (94.12%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Flash Developer
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 4 (23.53%) Web Developer
5 3 (17.65%) ActionScript Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Flash ActionScript Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (11.76%) HTML Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (82.35%) CSS
1 14 (82.35%) HTML
2 8 (47.06%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) Apache Flex
2 8 (47.06%) Flash
3 7 (41.18%) CSS3
3 7 (41.18%) HTML5
4 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) ADO.NET
5 2 (11.76%) Ajax
5 2 (11.76%) Entity Framework
5 2 (11.76%) REST
5 2 (11.76%) WCF
5 2 (11.76%) WF
5 2 (11.76%) WinForms
5 2 (11.76%) XML
5 2 (11.76%) XSD
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) High Availability
2 10 (58.82%) SOA
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) E-Commerce
4 8 (47.06%) Performance Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Web Development
6 3 (17.65%) Front End Development
6 3 (17.65%) OO
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) OOD
7 2 (11.76%) OOP
7 2 (11.76%) Workflow
8 1 (5.88%) Coaching
8 1 (5.88%) Line Management
8 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 10 (58.82%) ActionScript
3 9 (52.94%) C#
4 8 (47.06%) ActionScript 3.0
5 7 (41.18%) TypeScript
6 2 (11.76%) C
6 2 (11.76%) C++
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.76%) VB
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Adobe
2 2 (11.76%) DevExpress