The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 30 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.

N-Tier
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 56 -
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 1.03% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.51% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £365 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.58% +4.28%  
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 Cardiff with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 100 114 69
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 28.82% 29.23% 27.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 82 54
Median daily rate £350 £325 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +12.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £170 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 5
Median hourly rate £19.50 £19.63 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.63% +23.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £15.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £19.85 £25.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for N-Tier in Cardiff

N-Tier
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for N-Tier in Cardiff