Period
to 6 March 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 6 months to 6 March 2021 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 > South East
6 months to
6 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 190 284 369
Rank change year-on-year +94 +85 -63
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 5 14 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.10% 0.13% 0.087%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.44% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 14
Median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £363 £285 £308
90th Percentile £515 £519 £500
England median daily rate £600 £450 £410
% change year-on-year +33.33% +9.76% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
England 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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,659 3,167 4,933
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 34.48% 29.93% 30.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 910 1,853 2,997
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £199 £181 £231
90th Percentile £600 £602 £588
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 218 235
Median hourly rate £28.28 £30.59 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.58% +51.07% +0.32%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.98 £11.91
90th Percentile £58.75 £57.50 £51.25
Median hourly rate £25.50 £21.50 £20.25
% change year-on-year +18.60% +6.20% -3.60%

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing N-Tier as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in the South East

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing N-Tier in the South East.

Daily rate trend for N-Tier in the South East

N-Tier
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing N-Tier in the South East over the 6 months to 6 March 2021.

Daily rate histogram for N-Tier in the South East

N-Tier
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing N-Tier in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for N-Tier in the South East

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 6 months to 6 March 2021. 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
Thames Valley +74 2 £375 +11.11%
Surrey +40 2 - - 3
Buckinghamshire +30 2 £375 +15.38%
West Sussex - 1 £600 -
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2021, IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 3 (60.00%) Ansible
2 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Core
3 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Salt
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) nginx
3 2 (40.00%) RESTful
3 2 (40.00%) EPiServer
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) CMS
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) C#

N-Tier
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (40.00%) Apache
1 2 (40.00%) CMS
1 2 (40.00%) EPiServer
1 2 (40.00%) nginx
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon ECS
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon EKS
1 1 (20.00%) AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Azure
1 1 (20.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) HTTP
1 2 (40.00%) SSL
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (60.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (20.00%) Artifactory
2 1 (20.00%) Robot Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (40.00%) RESTful
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (60.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) SDLC
2 2 (40.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Security Testing
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) Perl
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Docker
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Ansible
1 3 (60.00%) Kubernetes
1 3 (60.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (60.00%) Puppet
2 2 (40.00%) Rancher
2 2 (40.00%) Salt
3 1 (20.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Google