The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank 99 104 94
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 26 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.03% 0.32% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.72% 1.17% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 8
Average daily rate £355 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £325 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £490 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £359 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -4.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
N-Tier
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
698 597 572
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.57% 27.70% 27.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 415 331 314
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 61 45
Average hourly rate £14.00 £22.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.77% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.15 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £34.40 £37.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

N-Tier
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

N-Tier Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

N-Tier
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

N-Tier Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 23 £350 - 4
Birmingham - 2 £376 - 3
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 38 (71.70%) JavaScript
2 35 (66.04%) .NET
3 34 (64.15%) C#
4 30 (56.60%) HTML
4 30 (56.60%) CSS
4 30 (56.60%) High Availability
5 24 (45.28%) CSS3
5 24 (45.28%) HTML5
6 23 (43.40%) SOA
7 20 (37.74%) TypeScript
8 19 (35.85%) Web Development
8 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
9 18 (33.96%) Performance Testing
10 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET
10 17 (32.08%) E-Commerce
11 14 (26.42%) Finance
11 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (24.53%) ActionScript
12 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
13 11 (20.75%) MVC
13 11 (20.75%) SQL
14 8 (15.09%) Ajax
15 7 (13.21%) TDD
15 7 (13.21%) VB
15 7 (13.21%) OO
15 7 (13.21%) Flash
15 7 (13.21%) Front End Development
15 7 (13.21%) Apache Flex
15 7 (13.21%) ActionScript 3.0
16 6 (11.32%) HTTP

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (35.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 1 (1.89%) Front Office
2 1 (1.89%) Games
2 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (81.13%) Developer
2 18 (33.96%) JavaScript Developer
3 17 (32.08%) .NET Developer
4 15 (28.30%) C# Developer
5 13 (24.53%) Web Developer
6 12 (22.64%) HTML Developer
7 11 (20.75%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (18.87%) HTML CSS Developer
9 6 (11.32%) Flash Developer
10 5 (9.43%) Team Leader
11 4 (7.55%) Agile Developer
11 4 (7.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 4 (7.55%) SQL Developer
12 3 (5.66%) .NET Web Developer
12 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (5.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (5.66%) C# Software Developer
12 3 (5.66%) C# Web Developer
12 3 (5.66%) Software Developer
12 3 (5.66%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (66.04%) .NET
2 30 (56.60%) CSS
2 30 (56.60%) HTML
3 24 (45.28%) CSS3
3 24 (45.28%) HTML5
4 17 (32.08%) ASP.NET
5 13 (24.53%) .NET Framework
6 8 (15.09%) Ajax
7 7 (13.21%) Apache Flex
7 7 (13.21%) Flash
8 6 (11.32%) WinForms
9 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC 2
10 4 (7.55%) Web Services
11 3 (5.66%) XML
12 2 (3.77%) ADO.NET
12 2 (3.77%) Entity Framework
12 2 (3.77%) REST
12 2 (3.77%) WCF
12 2 (3.77%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.77%) Streaming Video
2 1 (1.89%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (56.60%) High Availability
2 23 (43.40%) SOA
3 19 (35.85%) Web Development
4 18 (33.96%) Performance Testing
5 17 (32.08%) E-Commerce
6 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (20.75%) MVC
8 7 (13.21%) Front End Development
8 7 (13.21%) OO
8 7 (13.21%) TDD
9 5 (9.43%) OOP
10 4 (7.55%) UML
10 4 (7.55%) Workflow
11 2 (3.77%) Coaching
11 2 (3.77%) Line Management
11 2 (3.77%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.77%) Migration
11 2 (3.77%) OOD
11 2 (3.77%) People Management
11 2 (3.77%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 38 (71.70%) JavaScript
2 34 (64.15%) C#
3 20 (37.74%) TypeScript
4 13 (24.53%) ActionScript
5 11 (20.75%) SQL
6 7 (13.21%) ActionScript 3.0
6 7 (13.21%) VB
7 6 (11.32%) C
7 6 (11.32%) C++
7 6 (11.32%) T-SQL
8 5 (9.43%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.89%) Degree
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (5.66%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.77%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.89%) Adobe
Coventry
Capita plc
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond
Rate: £375 - £376 per day
Posted: 23 days ago