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 3 months to 30 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.

N-Tier
England / South East
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 242 239 235
Rank change year-on-year -3 -4  
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 6 28 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.076% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 1.00% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 24 19
Median daily rate £275 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.73% +27.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £335 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £365 £350
% change year-on-year +9.58% +4.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £125.00
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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2445 2810 2785
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 30.87% 29.88% 28.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1688 1454
Median daily rate £400 £385 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 149 162
Median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.00% +89.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £13.00 £12.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.07 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 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 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 3 months to 30 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
Hampshire +15 5 £275 - 2
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 South East region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) C#
2 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 18 (81.82%) HTML
3 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 18 (81.82%) MVC
4 17 (77.27%) CSS
5 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
6 15 (68.18%) SQL
6 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 14 (63.64%) LINQ
7 14 (63.64%) jQuery
7 14 (63.64%) VB.NET
7 14 (63.64%) XML
7 14 (63.64%) OOP
8 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (59.09%) WCF
8 13 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (59.09%) LINQ to SQL
9 12 (54.55%) Ajax
9 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
10 11 (50.00%) IIS
10 11 (50.00%) OWASP
10 11 (50.00%) Secure Coding
11 8 (36.36%) Analytics
11 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (36.36%) VBA
11 8 (36.36%) MS Access
12 7 (31.82%) Dell
12 7 (31.82%) Migration

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 11 (50.00%) IIS
2 5 (22.73%) CMS
3 4 (18.18%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (31.82%) Boomi
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (72.73%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (36.36%) MS Access
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.55%) PowerDesigner
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (86.36%) Developer
2 15 (68.18%) .NET Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Access Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (13.64%) Umbraco Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Architect
7 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) HTML CSS Developer
7 1 (4.55%) HTML Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Sitecore Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
7 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.55%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 19 (86.36%) ASP.NET
3 18 (81.82%) HTML
4 17 (77.27%) CSS
5 15 (68.18%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 14 (63.64%) jQuery
6 14 (63.64%) LINQ
6 14 (63.64%) XML
7 13 (59.09%) LINQ to SQL
7 13 (59.09%) WCF
8 12 (54.55%) Ajax
9 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (18.18%) REST
11 1 (4.55%) CSS3
11 1 (4.55%) HTML5
11 1 (4.55%) Middleware
11 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (4.55%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (81.82%) MVC
2 14 (63.64%) OOP
3 11 (50.00%) OWASP
3 11 (50.00%) Secure Coding
4 8 (36.36%) Analytics
5 7 (31.82%) Migration
6 5 (22.73%) TDD
7 4 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (13.64%) Scrum
9 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
9 2 (9.09%) ETL
9 2 (9.09%) UML
9 2 (9.09%) Web Development
10 1 (4.55%) Data Analysis
10 1 (4.55%) Data Modelling
10 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (4.55%) EAI
10 1 (4.55%) OO
10 1 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) C#
2 18 (81.82%) JavaScript
3 15 (68.18%) SQL
4 14 (63.64%) VB.NET
5 8 (36.36%) VBA
6 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 7 (31.82%) Dell
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle
3 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
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