Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 523 529 500
Rank change year-on-year +6 -29 +15
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 103 90 117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.22% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.54% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 69 89
London median daily rate £575 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £366 £363 £300
90th Percentile £646 £788 £625
England median daily rate £440 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.03% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £14.00

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 London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 18161 16646 17581
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 39.02% 36.80% 37.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13007 11811 12365
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £293 £275
90th Percentile £675 £650 £652
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 253 308
London median hourly rate £21.21 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.78 £12.01
90th Percentile £47.25 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +14 31 £575 +26.03% 4
East London -9 3 £350 -36.36% 1
West London -6 2 £350 -33.33% 1
South London -28 1 £345 -23.33%
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 London region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 78 (75.73%) Java
2 50 (48.54%) Banking
2 50 (48.54%) SQL
3 47 (45.63%) Finance
4 41 (39.81%) C#
5 37 (35.92%) OO
6 35 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (32.04%) Test Automation
8 32 (31.07%) Electronic Trading
8 32 (31.07%) Investment Banking
8 32 (31.07%) SDLC
9 30 (29.13%) Equities
9 30 (29.13%) .NET
10 29 (28.16%) Spring
11 25 (24.27%) Open Source
12 24 (23.30%) Front Office
12 24 (23.30%) SQL Server
12 24 (23.30%) Sybase
12 24 (23.30%) JavaScript
12 24 (23.30%) Web Services
12 24 (23.30%) OOD
13 22 (21.36%) HTML
13 22 (21.36%) AngularJS
14 21 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
14 21 (20.39%) Web Development
15 20 (19.42%) Multithreading
16 19 (18.45%) REST
16 19 (18.45%) Risk Management
16 19 (18.45%) TDD
17 18 (17.48%) MVC

N-Tier
Co-occurring 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 15 (14.56%) JBoss
2 5 (4.85%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.94%) Apache
3 2 (1.94%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.97%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.97%) HFM
1 1 (0.97%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.94%) IaaS
2 2 (1.94%) PaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.97%) Office 365
3 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.97%) FIX Connectivity
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.30%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.85%) Big Data
2 5 (4.85%) Hadoop
3 4 (3.88%) HBase
3 4 (3.88%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.91%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.94%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.97%) OLAP
6 1 (0.97%) OLAP Cube
6 1 (0.97%) QlikView
6 1 (0.97%) Redis
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (14.56%) Maven
2 14 (13.59%) Git (software)
3 13 (12.62%) Ant
4 12 (11.65%) Jenkins
5 10 (9.71%) ClearCase
5 10 (9.71%) Subversion
6 7 (6.80%) Selenium
6 7 (6.80%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (5.83%) SoapUI
8 3 (2.91%) CruiseControl
8 3 (2.91%) JUnit
8 3 (2.91%) NUnit
9 2 (1.94%) JIRA
9 2 (1.94%) JMeter
9 2 (1.94%) LoadRunner
9 2 (1.94%) Rhino Mocks
9 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.97%) Calabash
10 1 (0.97%) NuGet
10 1 (0.97%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 50 (48.54%) Banking
2 47 (45.63%) Finance
3 32 (31.07%) Investment Banking
4 24 (23.30%) Front Office
5 7 (6.80%) Retail
6 3 (2.91%) Back Office
6 3 (2.91%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.94%) Publishing
7 2 (1.94%) Wholesale Banking
8 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 91 (88.35%) Developer
2 58 (56.31%) Java Developer
3 26 (25.24%) C# Developer
4 17 (16.50%) .NET Developer
5 14 (13.59%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (12.62%) J2EE Developer
6 13 (12.62%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 12 (11.65%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
8 9 (8.74%) Web Developer
8 9 (8.74%) WinForms Developer
9 8 (7.77%) WPF Developer
10 7 (6.80%) C# WPF Developer
10 7 (6.80%) Java Web Developer
11 6 (5.83%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (5.83%) J2EE Web Developer
11 6 (5.83%) Java/J2EE Web Developer
11 6 (5.83%) UI Developer
12 5 (4.85%) Architect
12 5 (4.85%) Investment Banking Java Developer
12 5 (4.85%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (29.13%) .NET
2 29 (28.16%) Spring
3 24 (23.30%) Web Services
4 22 (21.36%) AngularJS
4 22 (21.36%) HTML
5 19 (18.45%) REST
6 17 (16.50%) HTML5
6 17 (16.50%) SOAP
6 17 (16.50%) WinForms
7 15 (14.56%) J2EE
8 13 (12.62%) CSS
9 11 (10.68%) WPF
10 8 (7.77%) Spring MVC
10 8 (7.77%) XML
11 7 (6.80%) .NET Framework
11 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET
11 7 (6.80%) Dropwizard
11 7 (6.80%) Middleware
11 7 (6.80%) Spring Integration
12 6 (5.83%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (29.13%) Equities
2 21 (20.39%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (14.56%) Client/Server
4 12 (11.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (6.80%) Derivative
5 7 (6.80%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (4.85%) Credit Risk
6 5 (4.85%) Grid Computing
7 3 (2.91%) Exotic Derivative
7 3 (2.91%) User Experience
8 2 (1.94%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.94%) Fintech
8 2 (1.94%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.97%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.97%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.97%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.97%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 16 (15.53%) Windows
2 13 (12.62%) Unix
3 12 (11.65%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (35.92%) OO
2 35 (33.98%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (32.04%) Test Automation
4 32 (31.07%) Electronic Trading
4 32 (31.07%) SDLC
5 25 (24.27%) Open Source
6 24 (23.30%) OOD
7 21 (20.39%) Web Development
8 20 (19.42%) Multithreading
9 19 (18.45%) Risk Management
9 19 (18.45%) TDD
10 18 (17.48%) MVC
11 14 (13.59%) Scrum
12 13 (12.62%) SOA
13 12 (11.65%) Migration
14 11 (10.68%) BDD
14 11 (10.68%) Continuous Integration
15 10 (9.71%) Low Latency
15 10 (9.71%) Release Management
15 10 (9.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 78 (75.73%) Java
2 50 (48.54%) SQL
3 41 (39.81%) C#
4 24 (23.30%) JavaScript
5 10 (9.71%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.85%) C++
7 1 (0.97%) Scala
7 1 (0.97%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.97%) VB
7 1 (0.97%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.94%) Degree
1 2 (1.94%) PMP
2 1 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.97%) MCP
2 1 (0.97%) MCSD
2 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.85%) MiFID
2 3 (2.91%) QA
3 2 (1.94%) PMO
4 1 (0.97%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.94%) GridGain
2 1 (0.97%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.97%) Docker
2 1 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.97%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (23.30%) Sybase
2 12 (11.65%) Microsoft
3 9 (8.74%) IBM
3 9 (8.74%) Oracle
4 7 (6.80%) MuleSoft
5 4 (3.88%) Apple
5 4 (3.88%) Bloomberg
5 4 (3.88%) DevExpress
5 4 (3.88%) Google
5 4 (3.88%) Reuters
6 3 (2.91%) Murex
7 2 (1.94%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.97%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.97%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.97%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.97%) Solace
8 1 (0.97%) Twitter
8 1 (0.97%) VMware