Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 6 months to 17 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 152 155
Rank change year-on-year +15 +3 -39
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.20% 0.084% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.67% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Manchester median daily rate £370 £288 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.70% -22.30% +14.73%
10th Percentile £335 £261 £346
90th Percentile £407 £314 £394
North West median daily rate £410 £300 £375
% change year-on-year +36.67% -20.00% +16.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester 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 Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 897 1171 1023
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.38% 32.65% 27.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 752 565
Manchester median daily rate £393 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.88% +8.11% +5.71%
10th Percentile £175 £256 £214
90th Percentile £599 £538 £518
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 34 39
Manchester median hourly rate £19.25 £14.63 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.62% +8.33% -3.57%
10th Percentile £12.82 £11.45 £11.20
90th Percentile £41.00 £29.22 £38.01
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.75 £17.34
% change year-on-year +19.40% -3.40% +15.60%

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in Manchester

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for N-Tier in Manchester

N-Tier
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for N-Tier in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 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 Manchester region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (66.67%) MVC
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
4 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
5 2 (33.33%) CRM
5 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (33.33%) SOA
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) REST
5 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services

N-Tier
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (33.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Ant
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (16.67%) Maven
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) ASP.NET
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (50.00%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) REST
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) Razor View Engine
5 1 (16.67%) SOAP
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (33.33%) CRM
4 2 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 2 (33.33%) SOA
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (16.67%) Chemistry
5 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (16.67%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) Physics
5 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (16.67%) Apple Swift
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP