Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 365 340 341
Rank change year-on-year -25 +1 +16
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 21 31 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.64% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 18 33
South East median daily rate £390 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.43% -3.45% +5.07%
10th Percentile £306 £294 £301
90th Percentile £438 £461 £588
England median daily rate £450 £486 £425
% change year-on-year -7.46% +14.41% +6.25%
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 5,411 4,861 5,883
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.40% 30.47% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,072 2,751 3,561
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £255 £230 £231
90th Percentile £588 £562 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 246 293
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £18.09 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +65.84% -21.35% +33.57%
10th Percentile £10.65 £11.25 £11.30
90th Percentile £51.20 £46.00 £49.90
England median hourly rate £21.70 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.50% - +8.11%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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
Surrey - 7 £338 - 2
Thames Valley -14 6 £425 +18.63% 1
Hampshire -27 6 £388 -11.43% 3
Berkshire -20 4 £425 +18.63%
Buckinghamshire - 2 £413 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 10 (47.62%) .NET
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) jQuery
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 9 (42.86%) CSS
3 8 (38.10%) C#
3 8 (38.10%) HTML5
3 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
3 8 (38.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (38.10%) Angular 2
4 7 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 6 (28.57%) Windows
5 6 (28.57%) Finance
6 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
6 5 (23.81%) MVC
6 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
7 4 (19.05%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (14.29%) Java EE
8 3 (14.29%) Spring
8 3 (14.29%) WebLogic
8 3 (14.29%) AIX
8 3 (14.29%) Firewall
8 3 (14.29%) Web Services

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 (14.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (9.52%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (9.52%) Skype for Business
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) JBoss
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) OpenROAD
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) IaaS
2 1 (4.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) PBX
2 2 (9.52%) PSTN
2 2 (9.52%) Skype
2 2 (9.52%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) BGP
3 1 (4.76%) BIG-IP
3 1 (4.76%) DNS
3 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.76%) HTTP
3 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
3 1 (4.76%) OSPF
3 1 (4.76%) SSH
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) VLAN
3 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.52%) DB2
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) OLTP
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Developer
2 6 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) C# Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Angular Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) .NET
2 9 (42.86%) CSS
2 9 (42.86%) HTML
2 9 (42.86%) jQuery
3 8 (38.10%) Angular 2
3 8 (38.10%) AngularJS
3 8 (38.10%) HTML5
3 8 (38.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (14.29%) Java EE
7 3 (14.29%) JMS
7 3 (14.29%) Spring
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (9.52%) Hibernate
8 2 (9.52%) JSF
8 2 (9.52%) JSP
8 2 (9.52%) WinForms
8 2 (9.52%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
1 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.76%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (28.57%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) AIX
3 2 (9.52%) Android
3 2 (9.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) MVC
3 4 (19.05%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (9.52%) Coaching
4 2 (9.52%) Defect Management
4 2 (9.52%) Memory Management
4 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Mobile Development
4 2 (9.52%) Service Management
4 2 (9.52%) SOA
4 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
4 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
4 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 1 (4.76%) Front End Development
5 1 (4.76%) OCR
5 1 (4.76%) Open Source Development
5 1 (4.76%) Scaled Agile Framework
5 1 (4.76%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 8 (38.10%) C#
3 7 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Java
4 4 (19.05%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
5 2 (9.52%) Shell Script
5 2 (9.52%) XQuery
6 1 (4.76%) Java 8
6 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
1 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
1 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) PMO
2 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (4.76%) GPFS
2 1 (4.76%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Ansible
1 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) IBM
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) F5
3 1 (4.76%) Intel
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) Telerik
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) WSO2