The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
N-Tier
England / London
Rank 381 385 370
Rank change year-on-year +4 -15  
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 25 51 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.37% 0.67% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 30
Median daily rate £575 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £410 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £765 £700 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.28% -  
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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 6765 7660 7518
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.15% 34.60% 35.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4701 5447 5108
Median daily rate £500 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £298 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 120 143
Median hourly rate £28.35 £20.00 £18.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.76% +6.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.10 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.45% +52.00%  

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for N-Tier in London

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing N-Tier in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for N-Tier in London

N-Tier
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for N-Tier in London

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing N-Tier within the London region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +3 1 £450 -12.19% 3
Kingston Upon Thames -5 1 - -
Bromley - 1 £425 -
N-Tier
England

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 39 (48.75%) Finance
2 34 (42.50%) Java
3 33 (41.25%) SQL
3 33 (41.25%) Banking
4 26 (32.50%) Unix
5 25 (31.25%) Web Services
6 23 (28.75%) Oracle
7 22 (27.50%) Front Office
7 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (26.25%) Electronic Trading
8 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
9 19 (23.75%) Multithreading
9 19 (23.75%) High Availability
10 18 (22.50%) Linux
11 17 (21.25%) Spring
12 16 (20.00%) Windows
12 16 (20.00%) C++
12 16 (20.00%) SOAP
12 16 (20.00%) Risk Management
12 16 (20.00%) SDLC
13 14 (17.50%) Low Latency
13 14 (17.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 14 (17.50%) UML
13 14 (17.50%) REST
14 13 (16.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 13 (16.25%) Algorithmic Trading
14 13 (16.25%) SOA
14 13 (16.25%) STL
14 13 (16.25%) Algorithms
15 12 (15.00%) .NET

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (8.75%) JBoss
2 4 (5.00%) Apache
3 2 (2.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.25%) Alfresco
4 1 (1.25%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.25%) CMS
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) Magnolia
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.25%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) HFM
1 1 (1.25%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.25%) Internet
2 2 (2.50%) HTTP
2 2 (2.50%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.25%) Firewall
3 1 (1.25%) LDAP
3 1 (1.25%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (1.25%) SSL
3 1 (1.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.00%) Hadoop
3 8 (10.00%) Big Data
3 8 (10.00%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.00%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.75%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (7.50%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.75%) Informix
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (2.50%) OLAP
8 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.25%) OLTP
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle OLAP
8 1 (1.25%) QlikView
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (10.00%) Ant
2 8 (10.00%) Subversion
3 7 (8.75%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.75%) Maven
3 7 (8.75%) NUnit
4 6 (7.50%) ClearCase
4 6 (7.50%) CruiseControl
4 6 (7.50%) Selenium
4 6 (7.50%) SoapUI
5 5 (6.25%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.00%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (5.00%) WiX
7 1 (1.25%) CocoaPods
7 1 (1.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.25%) Grunt
7 1 (1.25%) JUnit
7 1 (1.25%) Moq
7 1 (1.25%) MSTest
7 1 (1.25%) TeamCity
General
1 39 (48.75%) Finance
2 33 (41.25%) Banking
3 22 (27.50%) Front Office
4 12 (15.00%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.25%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.75%) Retail
7 2 (2.50%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.25%) Military
Job Titles
1 56 (70.00%) Developer
2 27 (33.75%) Java Developer
3 20 (25.00%) Architect
4 16 (20.00%) C++ Developer
5 14 (17.50%) Senior Developer
5 14 (17.50%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (10.00%) Investment Banking Java Developer
6 8 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Credit Risk Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Credit Risk Java Developer
8 6 (7.50%) C# Developer
9 5 (6.25%) .NET Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Salesforce Architect
9 5 (6.25%) Salesforce Solution Architect
9 5 (6.25%) Senior Credit Risk Java Developer
10 4 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (31.25%) Web Services
2 17 (21.25%) Spring
3 16 (20.00%) SOAP
4 14 (17.50%) REST
5 13 (16.25%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 13 (16.25%) STL
6 12 (15.00%) .NET
7 11 (13.75%) J2EE
7 11 (13.75%) Middleware
8 9 (11.25%) HTML
9 7 (8.75%) CSS
10 6 (7.50%) CSS3
10 6 (7.50%) HTML5
10 6 (7.50%) WCF
10 6 (7.50%) WinForms
11 4 (5.00%) JMS
11 4 (5.00%) jQuery
11 4 (5.00%) Spring Security
12 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET
12 3 (3.75%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 13 (16.25%) Algorithms
3 11 (13.75%) Equities
4 9 (11.25%) Credit Risk
5 8 (10.00%) Grid Computing
6 7 (8.75%) Fixed Income
7 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
7 6 (7.50%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (6.25%) Client/Server
9 4 (5.00%) Online Banking
10 2 (2.50%) Clustering
10 2 (2.50%) Derivative
10 2 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
10 2 (2.50%) Exotic Derivative
10 2 (2.50%) Mainframe
11 1 (1.25%) Fat Client
11 1 (1.25%) Market Risk
11 1 (1.25%) Replication
11 1 (1.25%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (32.50%) Unix
2 18 (22.50%) Linux
3 16 (20.00%) Windows
4 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.50%) Solaris
5 1 (1.25%) Android
5 1 (1.25%) CentOS
5 1 (1.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (26.25%) Electronic Trading
3 19 (23.75%) High Availability
3 19 (23.75%) Multithreading
4 16 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 16 (20.00%) SDLC
5 14 (17.50%) Low Latency
5 14 (17.50%) UML
6 13 (16.25%) Algorithmic Trading
6 13 (16.25%) SOA
7 12 (15.00%) Scrum
8 11 (13.75%) OO
9 10 (12.50%) TOGAF
10 9 (11.25%) IT Strategy
11 8 (10.00%) BDD
11 8 (10.00%) Migration
11 8 (10.00%) MVC
11 8 (10.00%) OOD
11 8 (10.00%) Open Source
12 7 (8.75%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 34 (42.50%) Java
2 33 (41.25%) SQL
3 16 (20.00%) C++
4 12 (15.00%) C#
5 7 (8.75%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.50%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.50%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.50%) VB
7 1 (1.25%) C
7 1 (1.25%) Erlang
7 1 (1.25%) Perl
7 1 (1.25%) PHP
7 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.25%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.25%) VB6
7 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) MiFID
2 8 (10.00%) QA
3 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (2.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (1.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.25%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 23 (28.75%) Oracle
2 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.50%) IBM
3 10 (12.50%) Sybase
4 8 (10.00%) Cognizant
4 8 (10.00%) Solace
5 5 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.50%) Bloomberg
6 2 (2.50%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.50%) Google
6 2 (2.50%) Murex
6 2 (2.50%) Reuters
7 1 (1.25%) Citrix
7 1 (1.25%) Embarcadero
7 1 (1.25%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.25%) Infragistics
7 1 (1.25%) MKS
7 1 (1.25%) Plumtree
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.25%) Temenos
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago