Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

N-Tier
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 167 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +187
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 7 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.047% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% - -
South East median daily rate £350 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -6.67% +8.70% -14.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £14.00

N-Tier is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1323 1240 1466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.35% 29.34% 29.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 679 619 801
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £222 £227 £210
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 70 64
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.48 £19.81 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.77% -0.94% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.44 £12.25 £11.27
90th Percentile £38.00 £48.83 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.68 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.54% +22.92% +17.65%

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing N-Tier as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in Berkshire

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for N-Tier in Berkshire

N-Tier
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for N-Tier in Berkshire

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 4 £250 -
Slough - 2 £350 -
N-Tier
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) Validation
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) IIS
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) SOA
5 2 (28.57%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) DNS
5 2 (28.57%) MCSE
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) Web Services
5 2 (28.57%) PHP
5 2 (28.57%) Unix
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) HP
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (28.57%) RHCE
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) SAN

N-Tier
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (42.86%) Tomcat
2 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) Confluence
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) JBoss
3 1 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) DHCP
1 2 (28.57%) DNS
1 2 (28.57%) Firewall
1 2 (28.57%) NAS
1 2 (28.57%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (28.57%) SAN
1 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) MySQL
3 2 (28.57%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (14.29%) DB2
4 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
2 1 (14.29%) MSBuild
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Architect
1 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Support
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) LAMP
1 2 (28.57%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby on Rails
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) JMS
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) Middleware
2 1 (14.29%) RESTful
2 1 (14.29%) Servlets
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Struts
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Ubuntu
3 2 (28.57%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Presales
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 2 (28.57%) Project Planning
2 2 (28.57%) SOA
2 2 (28.57%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (14.29%) DevOps
3 1 (14.29%) Information Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
2 2 (28.57%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) MCITP
1 2 (28.57%) MCSE
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (28.57%) RHCE
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 2 (28.57%) KVM
2 2 (28.57%) Xen
2 2 (28.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Ansible
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) HP
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (14.29%) BEA
4 1 (14.29%) IBM
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Pega
4 1 (14.29%) Sitecore
4 1 (14.29%) Sybase
4 1 (14.29%) Vitria