Period
to 21 May 2018

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 21 May 2018 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
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 349 336 331
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5 +11
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 33 16 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.10% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 0.33% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 10 39
South East median daily rate £385 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £300 £303 £300
90th Percentile £434 £467 £588
England median daily rate £450 £450 £388
% change year-on-year - +16.13% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South East 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 5,312 4,830 5,797
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.77% 31.64% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,031 2,751 3,534
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £225 £220 £232
90th Percentile £575 £556 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 251 299
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +81.82% -28.26% +39.39%
10th Percentile £10.50 £11.33 £11.96
90th Percentile £58.50 £46.00 £53.75
England median hourly rate £22.42 £19.80 £21.00
% change year-on-year +13.23% -5.71% +20.00%

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing N-Tier as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for N-Tier in the South East

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing N-Tier in the South East over the 6 months to 21 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for N-Tier in the South East

N-Tier
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor 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 21 May 2018. 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 +2 17 £300 -34.10% 4
Oxfordshire - 8 £300 -
Hampshire -11 7 £385 +2.06% 2
Surrey - 7 £400 - 6
Buckinghamshire - 6 £444 - 2
Berkshire -8 3 - - 2
Kent +8 1 £385 +10.00%
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 2018, 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 23 (69.70%) .NET
2 20 (60.61%) C#
3 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
4 16 (48.48%) MVC
5 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 10 (30.30%) HTML
7 10 (30.30%) CSS
7 10 (30.30%) jQuery
8 9 (27.27%) Oracle
8 9 (27.27%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) Razor View Engine
9 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
9 8 (24.24%) HTML5
9 8 (24.24%) Angular 2
9 8 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (21.21%) REST
10 7 (21.21%) Finance
11 6 (18.18%) OCR
12 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
12 4 (12.12%) Back Office
12 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
12 4 (12.12%) Windows
12 4 (12.12%) Java
12 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
13 3 (9.09%) Spring
13 3 (9.09%) JSF

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 3 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
1 3 (9.09%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.03%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (3.03%) Drupal
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) IaaS
2 1 (3.03%) PaaS
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
2 2 (6.06%) PBX
2 2 (6.06%) PSTN
2 2 (6.06%) Skype
2 2 (6.06%) VoIP
3 1 (3.03%) BGP
3 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
3 1 (3.03%) DNS
3 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.03%) HTTP
3 1 (3.03%) Kerberos
3 1 (3.03%) OSPF
3 1 (3.03%) SSH
3 1 (3.03%) SSL
3 1 (3.03%) VLAN
3 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) DB2
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.03%) OLTP
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JUnit
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Bitbucket
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Back Office
3 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 28 (84.85%) Developer
2 19 (57.58%) .NET Developer
3 11 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 10 (30.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (24.24%) Angular Developer
5 8 (24.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (12.12%) SQL Developer
7 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Architect
8 2 (6.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (6.06%) Java Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Agile .NET Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Applications Developer
9 1 (3.03%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Drupal Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (69.70%) .NET
2 17 (51.52%) ASP.NET
3 15 (45.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (30.30%) CSS
4 10 (30.30%) HTML
4 10 (30.30%) jQuery
5 8 (24.24%) Angular 2
5 8 (24.24%) AngularJS
5 8 (24.24%) HTML5
5 8 (24.24%) Razor View Engine
5 8 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (21.21%) REST
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 3 (9.09%) GWT
7 3 (9.09%) Java EE
7 3 (9.09%) JSF
7 3 (9.09%) JSP
7 3 (9.09%) Spring
7 3 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
1 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.06%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.06%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.03%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) AIX
3 2 (6.06%) Android
3 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
4 1 (3.03%) Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.03%) Solaris
4 1 (3.03%) Unix
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (48.48%) MVC
2 15 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.18%) OCR
4 4 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (9.09%) Coaching
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Defect Management
6 2 (6.06%) Memory Management
6 2 (6.06%) Migration
6 2 (6.06%) SOA
6 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.03%) OOD
7 1 (3.03%) Open Source
7 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.03%) Service Management
7 1 (3.03%) UML
7 1 (3.03%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 20 (60.61%) C#
2 11 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 4 (12.12%) Java
5 3 (9.09%) XQuery
6 2 (6.06%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
6 2 (6.06%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.03%) C
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
3 2 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PMO
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (3.03%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) GPFS
2 1 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (27.27%) Oracle
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) F5
4 1 (3.03%) Intel
4 1 (3.03%) NetApp
4 1 (3.03%) Okta
4 1 (3.03%) Telerik
4 1 (3.03%) VMware