The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 28 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 33 27 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +14
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 4 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.55% 2.87% 1.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.35% 9.84% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 5
Median daily rate £325 £550 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% +29.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.00
N-Tier
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
92 61 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 35.66% 29.19% 24.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 39 52
Median daily rate £550 £416 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.13% +11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £258 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £584 £550 £449
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £17.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +20.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Suffolk region citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £325 -
Ipswich -10 1 - -
N-Tier
East of England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (50.00%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) NHibernate
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) SOA
6 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (16.67%) Telerik
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) DevOps
6 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 5 (83.33%) C# Developer
2 5 (83.33%) SQL Developer
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior UI Developer
5 1 (16.67%) SSIS Developer
5 1 (16.67%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (50.00%) LINQ
4 3 (50.00%) NHibernate
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services
6 1 (16.67%) Kendo UI
6 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Telerik