The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
N-Tier
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
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
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
19 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 41.30% 34.15% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 8
Median daily rate £425 £275 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+54.54% -23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £225 £161
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £429 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £12.65 £22.00 £110.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.52% -80.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.47 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+21.81% -12.04%