The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 532 436 457
Rank change year-on-year
-96 +21
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 111 176 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.32% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 1.02% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 129 102
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £355
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £23.00

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
17737 17281 17007
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.07% 31.88% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 11534 10640 10486
Median daily rate £425 £413 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 590 704 736
Median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.49 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.17 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+16.21% -7.50%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend

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

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing N-Tier within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

N-Tier Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

N-Tier
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 31 May 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
England -70 108 £425 +6.25% 43
London -42 38 £525 +7.14% 17
South East -13 29 £425 +21.42% 4
Buckinghamshire +20 15 £469 +63.04%
Milton Keynes +11 13 £575 +144.68%
Hampshire +5 11 £359 -15.52% 2
East of England -1 8 £381 -30.68% 1
Yorkshire -11 8 £325 -7.14% 5
West Midlands -31 7 £545 +36.25% 3
South West - 7 £320 -
Leeds -2 6 £325 - 4
West Yorkshire -9 6 £325 -7.14% 5
Cheshire -9 6 £388 -3.12% 2
North West -23 6 £388 -3.12% 7
Devon - 6 £320 -
North East - 5 £301 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 5 £301 -
Southampton - 5 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 4 £305 -
Hertfordshire - 4 £450 -
Glasgow +5 3 £350 +7.69%
Birmingham +2 3 - -
Walsall +2 3 £545 -
Suffolk -12 3 £325 -40.90%
Scotland -15 3 £350 +7.69% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 3 £325 -
Chester - 3 £394 -
Staffordshire -2 2 - - 2
Berkshire - 2 £438 - 1
Crewe - 2 £374 - 1

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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 with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 109 (46.19%) SQL
2 108 (45.76%) .NET
3 104 (44.07%) JavaScript
4 96 (40.68%) C#
5 89 (37.71%) HTML
6 85 (36.02%) MVC
7 84 (35.59%) Web Services
8 83 (35.17%) Java
9 82 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
10 78 (33.05%) ASP.NET
11 75 (31.78%) SQL Server
12 63 (26.69%) CSS
13 59 (25.00%) OO
13 59 (25.00%) jQuery
14 56 (23.73%) XML
15 53 (22.46%) Relational Database
16 52 (22.03%) ASP.NET MVC
17 50 (21.19%) Web Development
18 48 (20.34%) Finance
19 47 (19.92%) TDD
20 46 (19.49%) SOA
21 45 (19.07%) Microsoft
21 45 (19.07%) Oracle
22 41 (17.37%) .NET Framework
22 41 (17.37%) Entity Framework
23 40 (16.95%) RDBMS
24 38 (16.10%) ASP.NET Web API
25 37 (15.68%) SDLC
25 37 (15.68%) WCF
26 30 (12.71%) Middleware

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 22 (9.32%) WebLogic
2 17 (7.20%) SharePoint
3 12 (5.08%) Apache
4 11 (4.66%) JBoss
5 10 (4.24%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 9 (3.81%) IIS
6 9 (3.81%) Tomcat
7 8 (3.39%) WebSphere
8 6 (2.54%) Node.js
9 5 (2.12%) IBM HTTP Server
9 5 (2.12%) Oracle Coherence
10 4 (1.69%) Confluence
10 4 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.27%) Apache Spark
11 3 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (1.27%) CMS
11 3 (1.27%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.42%) IBM Domino
12 1 (0.42%) IBM Notes
12 1 (0.42%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 12 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.24%) MS Office
3 8 (3.39%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 14 (5.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.42%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.42%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.69%) IBM PureFlex
2 2 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.42%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (8.05%) HTTP
2 12 (5.08%) Internet
3 8 (3.39%) TCP/IP
4 3 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
4 3 (1.27%) Wireshark
5 2 (0.85%) Firewall
6 1 (0.42%) BGP
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.42%) EIGRP
6 1 (0.42%) Intranet
6 1 (0.42%) Multicast
6 1 (0.42%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (31.78%) SQL Server
2 53 (22.46%) Relational Database
3 40 (16.95%) RDBMS
4 25 (10.59%) Oracle Database
5 15 (6.36%) Oracle Database 11g
6 14 (5.93%) DB2
7 13 (5.51%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (5.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (4.66%) MongoDB
10 10 (4.24%) NoSQL
11 8 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
12 7 (2.97%) Big Data
12 7 (2.97%) Hadoop
12 7 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
13 6 (2.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (1.69%) InterSystems Cache
14 4 (1.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 3 (1.27%) CouchDB
16 1 (0.42%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 29 (12.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (6.36%) Selenium
3 13 (5.51%) JIRA
4 12 (5.08%) Git (software)
5 10 (4.24%) Mockito
6 9 (3.81%) Visual Studio
7 8 (3.39%) JMeter
7 8 (3.39%) Oracle APEX
8 7 (2.97%) Concordion
9 6 (2.54%) Cucumber
9 6 (2.54%) Jenkins
9 6 (2.54%) Maven
10 5 (2.12%) Checkstyle
10 5 (2.12%) FindBugs
10 5 (2.12%) Hamcrest
10 5 (2.12%) SonarQube
10 5 (2.12%) TeamCity
11 4 (1.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 4 (1.69%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.69%) SpecFlow
General
1 48 (20.34%) Finance
2 27 (11.44%) Banking
3 12 (5.08%) Front Office
4 10 (4.24%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.12%) International Banking
5 5 (2.12%) Legal
5 5 (2.12%) Marketing
6 4 (1.69%) Back Office
6 4 (1.69%) Military
7 3 (1.27%) Law
8 2 (0.85%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.42%) Games
9 1 (0.42%) Local Government
9 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 174 (73.73%) Developer
2 49 (20.76%) .NET Developer
2 49 (20.76%) C# Developer
3 44 (18.64%) Java Developer
4 34 (14.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 29 (12.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 29 (12.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 27 (11.44%) SQL Developer
7 26 (11.02%) Architect
8 24 (10.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 23 (9.75%) Senior Developer
10 21 (8.90%) Web Developer
11 18 (7.63%) Software Developer
12 16 (6.78%) SQL Server Developer
13 14 (5.93%) Oracle Developer
14 12 (5.08%) Analyst
14 12 (5.08%) C++ Developer
14 12 (5.08%) JavaScript Developer
14 12 (5.08%) Senior Java Developer
15 11 (4.66%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (45.76%) .NET
2 89 (37.71%) HTML
3 84 (35.59%) Web Services
4 78 (33.05%) ASP.NET
5 63 (26.69%) CSS
6 59 (25.00%) jQuery
7 56 (23.73%) XML
8 52 (22.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (17.37%) .NET Framework
9 41 (17.37%) Entity Framework
10 38 (16.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 37 (15.68%) WCF
12 30 (12.71%) Middleware
13 24 (10.17%) RESTful
14 21 (8.90%) Spring
15 20 (8.47%) Ajax
16 19 (8.05%) HTML5
17 17 (7.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 16 (6.78%) AngularJS
19 15 (6.36%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (7.63%) Client/Server
3 14 (5.93%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.08%) Inversion of Control
5 10 (4.24%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 10 (4.24%) Replication
5 10 (4.24%) User Experience
6 8 (3.39%) Equities
7 6 (2.54%) Algorithms
7 6 (2.54%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.12%) Clustering
8 5 (2.12%) Grid Computing
9 4 (1.69%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.27%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.27%) Derivative
10 3 (1.27%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.27%) Private Cloud
11 2 (0.85%) Streaming Video
12 1 (0.42%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.42%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.71%) Unix
2 23 (9.75%) Windows
3 16 (6.78%) Linux
4 8 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.69%) Windows 8
5 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.27%) AIX
7 1 (0.42%) Android
7 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.42%) Solaris
7 1 (0.42%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (36.02%) MVC
2 82 (34.75%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (25.00%) OO
4 50 (21.19%) Web Development
5 47 (19.92%) TDD
6 46 (19.49%) SOA
7 37 (15.68%) SDLC
8 29 (12.29%) High Availability
8 29 (12.29%) Unit Testing
9 27 (11.44%) Scrum
10 23 (9.75%) Enterprise Architecture
11 21 (8.90%) Multithreading
12 19 (8.05%) Data Modelling
12 19 (8.05%) E-Commerce
12 19 (8.05%) OOD
12 19 (8.05%) OOP
13 18 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (7.63%) Electronic Trading
13 18 (7.63%) Risk Management
13 18 (7.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 109 (46.19%) SQL
2 104 (44.07%) JavaScript
3 96 (40.68%) C#
4 83 (35.17%) Java
5 25 (10.59%) T-SQL
6 15 (6.36%) C++
6 15 (6.36%) PL/SQL
7 14 (5.93%) C
8 13 (5.51%) TypeScript
9 12 (5.08%) VB.NET
10 10 (4.24%) ActionScript
10 10 (4.24%) Perl
11 8 (3.39%) ActionScript 3.0
11 8 (3.39%) VB
12 7 (2.97%) ANSI SQL
13 4 (1.69%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.69%) VBA
14 3 (1.27%) Shell Script
14 3 (1.27%) VBScript
15 2 (0.85%) Scala
Qualifications
1 16 (6.78%) Degree
2 12 (5.08%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.66%) MCPD
3 11 (4.66%) MCSD
3 11 (4.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.81%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.42%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) CCIE
6 1 (0.42%) CCNA
6 1 (0.42%) CCNP
6 1 (0.42%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.42%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.42%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.54%) QA
2 2 (0.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 13 (5.51%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.69%) Perfmon
2 3 (1.27%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 3 (1.27%) Data Guard
2 3 (1.27%) MOM
2 3 (1.27%) Nagios
3 1 (0.42%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 45 (19.07%) Microsoft
1 45 (19.07%) Oracle
2 21 (8.90%) Sybase
3 20 (8.47%) IBM
4 11 (4.66%) Pega
5 8 (3.39%) Vitria
6 7 (2.97%) BEA
6 7 (2.97%) TIBCO
7 6 (2.54%) Perforce
8 5 (2.12%) DataSynapse
8 5 (2.12%) Solace
9 4 (1.69%) Cisco
10 3 (1.27%) Adobe
10 3 (1.27%) Dell
10 3 (1.27%) DevExpress
10 3 (1.27%) EMC
10 3 (1.27%) F5
10 3 (1.27%) NetApp
10 3 (1.27%) Sitecore
10 3 (1.27%) Splunk
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