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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
N-Tier
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 125 126
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.041% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.16% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £450 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +53.19%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £125.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £125.00

N-Tier is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 548 645 752
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 29.59% 26.32% 25.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 337 369
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £256 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 36
Median hourly rate £15.00 £29.00 £17.22
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.27% +68.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.10 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.27 £63.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing N-Tier as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in Berkshire

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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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for N-Tier in Berkshire

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Top 9 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure

N-Tier
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft