Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 6 months to 22 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 - 127
Rank change year-on-year - +127 -
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 11 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.37% - 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% - 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 - £325
10th Percentile £369 - £313
90th Percentile £425 - £338
Scotland median daily rate £400 £344 £325
% change year-on-year +16.36% +5.77% +7.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 828 668 906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.02% 31.36% 28.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 370 424
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £260 £256 £225
90th Percentile £550 £526 £525
Scotland median daily rate £380 £350 £363
% change year-on-year +8.57% -3.45% +2.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 12 13
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £19.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.84% +16.67% +37.50%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.15 £12.35
90th Percentile £43.39 £52.00 £29.95
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £31.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -23.20% +48.81% -6.67%

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in Edinburgh

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for N-Tier in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 9 (81.82%) C#
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) .NET Framework
1 9 (81.82%) QA
1 9 (81.82%) Use Case
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (81.82%) Entity Framework
1 9 (81.82%) SignalR
1 9 (81.82%) .NET Core
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 7 (63.64%) Redis
2 7 (63.64%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (63.64%) JSON
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 7 (63.64%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) SOA
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) NHibernate
4 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) Microservices
5 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (36.36%) PaaS
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
5 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation

N-Tier
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (36.36%) IaaS
2 4 (36.36%) PaaS
3 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
2 2 (18.18%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) Redis
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (9.09%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (18.18%) Jenkins
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (9.09%) Banking
1 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior C# Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior C# Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) Development Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Development Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Development Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Development Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior .NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) .NET
1 9 (81.82%) .NET Core
1 9 (81.82%) .NET Framework
1 9 (81.82%) Entity Framework
1 9 (81.82%) SignalR
2 7 (63.64%) JSON
2 7 (63.64%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (63.64%) SOAP
2 7 (63.64%) XML
3 5 (45.45%) NHibernate
4 4 (36.36%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (27.27%) ADO.NET
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) CSS
5 3 (27.27%) HTML
6 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (18.18%) LESS
6 2 (18.18%) REST
6 2 (18.18%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
2 2 (18.18%) Blog
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (81.82%) MVC
1 9 (81.82%) Use Case
2 7 (63.64%) SDLC
2 7 (63.64%) SOA
3 6 (54.55%) Software Engineering
4 5 (45.45%) Microservices
4 5 (45.45%) Scrum
4 5 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
5 4 (36.36%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (36.36%) OOD
5 4 (36.36%) OOP
5 4 (36.36%) TDD
5 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Complex Event Processing
6 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) C#
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 2 (18.18%) ES6
3 2 (18.18%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) TypeScript
3 2 (18.18%) XPath
4 1 (9.09%) COBOL
4 1 (9.09%) JCL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
1 4 (36.36%) MCSD
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Avaya
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio