Period
to 19 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 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 West
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 221 186 197
Rank change year-on-year -35 +11 +16
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 4 13 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.063% 0.25% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.96% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 7
South West median daily rate - £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.33% +15.38%
England median daily rate £425 £388 £435
% change year-on-year +9.68% -10.92% +16.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West 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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1,823 1,358 1,508
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 28.77% 25.80% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,140 823 1,030
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £263 £188 £225
90th Percentile £588 £550 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 67 112
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £30.00 £27.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.33% +8.34% -26.16%
10th Percentile £15.03 £11.62 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.03 £44.20
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.66 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.67% +3.28% +0.88%

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in the South West

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

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

N-Tier
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for N-Tier in the South West

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. 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
Bristol -17 4 - - 1
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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 West region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) Perforce
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
1 4 (100.00%) BDD

N-Tier
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (100.00%) Apache Spark
1 4 (100.00%) JBoss
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Ant
1 4 (100.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (100.00%) CruiseControl
1 4 (100.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Hibernate
1 4 (100.00%) J2EE
1 4 (100.00%) Java EE
1 4 (100.00%) JMS
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) Spring
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Algorithms
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (100.00%) Data Structures
1 4 (100.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) BDD
1 4 (100.00%) Collaborative Working
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (100.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
1 4 (100.00%) Due Diligence
1 4 (100.00%) ETL
1 4 (100.00%) High Availability
1 4 (100.00%) OO
1 4 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) SDLC
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) UML
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Perforce