Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 6 months to 22 January 2018 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 88 110
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire - 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.46% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Cheshire median daily rate - £325 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.56% -14.78%
North West median daily rate £455 £306 £358
% change year-on-year +48.57% -14.34% +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 344 431 657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 27.74% 33.75% 32.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 294 422
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £207 £173 £275
90th Percentile £575 £662 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 24
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £19.66 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.33% +13.44% +2.91%
10th Percentile £18.41 £11.25 £13.39
90th Percentile £45.38 £50.25 £26.38
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +27.27% -5.71% +7.69%

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in Cheshire

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for N-Tier in Cheshire