The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
N-Tier
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank - 44 36
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.49% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.13% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £550 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +91.30%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Cambridge with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cambridge
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 70 94 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 22.22% 23.04% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 56 62
Median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £277 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £511 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 12 9
Median hourly rate £19.25 £43.75 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.00% +108.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £24.20 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.60 £59.25 £40.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridge 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 Cambridge

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for N-Tier in Cambridge