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 4 March 2015 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
N-Tier
Rank 99 95 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 17 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.74% 0.59% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.85% 2.34% 4.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 12
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£350 £316 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.67% -4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £318
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +18.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £125.00 - £51.50
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
596 556 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.91% 25.26% 22.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 311 192
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 39 70
Average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 £32.90 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.68 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -11.60%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing N-Tier across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

N-Tier Daily Rate Histogram 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 4 March 2015. 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
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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 +2 7 £400 +30.08% 5
Warwickshire +2 7 £325 +12.06% 3
Shropshire - 4 £363 -
Birmingham - 2 £475 - 2
Walsall - 1 - -
Coventry - - - - 1
Halesowen - - - -
N-Tier
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 21 (67.74%) .NET
2 17 (54.84%) C#
3 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
4 14 (45.16%) OO
5 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
6 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
7 11 (35.48%) Web Services
8 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
9 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
9 9 (29.03%) Open Source
10 8 (25.81%) MVC
11 7 (22.58%) Middleware
11 7 (22.58%) Oracle
11 7 (22.58%) UML
11 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
11 7 (22.58%) SOA
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 6 (19.35%) Degree
12 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
12 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
12 6 (19.35%) Java
12 6 (19.35%) IBM
13 5 (16.13%) XML
13 5 (16.13%) CSS
13 5 (16.13%) HTML
13 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
14 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.68%) JBoss
1 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
1 3 (9.68%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (48.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.45%) DB2
2 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.45%) Back Office
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) .NET Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Team Leader
3 5 (16.13%) Development Team Leader
3 5 (16.13%) Software Team Leader
3 5 (16.13%) Software Development Team Leader
4 4 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
5 3 (9.68%) .NET Team Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Middleware Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Applications Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Technical Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.23%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (67.74%) .NET
2 13 (41.94%) ASP.NET
3 12 (38.71%) .NET Framework
4 11 (35.48%) Web Services
5 7 (22.58%) Middleware
5 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 2
6 5 (16.13%) XML
6 5 (16.13%) CSS
6 5 (16.13%) HTML
6 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
7 4 (12.90%) Ajax
8 3 (9.68%) WinForms
8 3 (9.68%) JMS
8 3 (9.68%) Struts
8 3 (9.68%) JSP
8 3 (9.68%) Servlets
8 3 (9.68%) Spring
8 3 (9.68%) HTML5
9 2 (6.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Open Source
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (12.90%) Client/Server
4 3 (9.68%) Management Information System
5 2 (6.45%) User Experience
6 1 (3.23%) E-Learning
6 1 (3.23%) SCORM
6 1 (3.23%) Online Gambling
6 1 (3.23%) Learning Management System
6 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Linux
1 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) OO
2 8 (25.81%) MVC
3 7 (22.58%) UML
3 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
3 7 (22.58%) SOA
4 5 (16.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
5 4 (12.90%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) Workflow
6 3 (9.68%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (9.68%) Use Case
6 3 (9.68%) Time Management
6 3 (9.68%) Data Protection
6 3 (9.68%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.45%) OOP
7 2 (6.45%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (54.84%) C#
2 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
3 6 (19.35%) Java
4 4 (12.90%) SQL
4 4 (12.90%) VB
5 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) VCP4
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) IBM
4 3 (9.68%) BEA
4 3 (9.68%) Vitria
4 3 (9.68%) SAP
4 3 (9.68%) Pega
5 2 (6.45%) Sybase
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