Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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 West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 198 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +198
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 18 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.32% 0.087% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.17% 0.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 0
South West median daily rate £340 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.33% - -
England median daily rate £439 £425 £401
% change year-on-year +3.24% +5.92% +0.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - £14.00

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 1543 1645 1803
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 27.27% 28.76% 27.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 937 1121 1144
South West median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £204 £225 £213
90th Percentile £547 £563 £534
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 116 102
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.23% -33.33% +16.42%
10th Percentile £12.05 £11.49 £13.41
90th Percentile £57.03 £44.00 £54.63
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £19.09
% change year-on-year +0.49% +7.41% +6.03%

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 Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing N-Tier in the South West over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 23 November 2017. 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
Devon - 6 £340 -
Dorset - 6 - -
Bristol - 4 £488 -
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) Web Services
2 11 (61.11%) SDLC
3 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
3 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
4 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 9 (50.00%) SOA
4 9 (50.00%) Java
4 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Web Development
5 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 6 (33.33%) RESTful
6 6 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (33.33%) Build Automation
6 6 (33.33%) Front End Development
7 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
7 5 (27.78%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) .NET
8 4 (22.22%) C
8 4 (22.22%) C#
8 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
8 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (16.67%) .NET Core
9 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
9 3 (16.67%) Creative Thinking

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 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) OpenText Process Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Kerberos
2 2 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (11.11%) LDAP
2 2 (11.11%) Network Security
3 1 (5.56%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 10 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) NuGet
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Architect
4 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Data Architect
5 2 (11.11%) Security Architect
5 2 (11.11%) SOA Architect
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.56%) C# Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (66.67%) HTML
2 11 (61.11%) Web Services
3 9 (50.00%) CSS
4 6 (33.33%) RESTful
5 4 (22.22%) .NET
5 4 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Core
6 3 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 3 (16.67%) Ajax
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Core
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (16.67%) CSS3
6 3 (16.67%) DHTML
6 3 (16.67%) Entity Framework
6 3 (16.67%) HTML5
6 3 (16.67%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (11.11%) SAML
7 2 (11.11%) WPF
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) W3C
3 2 (11.11%) Algorithms
3 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (11.11%) PKI
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Unix
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (61.11%) SDLC
3 9 (50.00%) SOA
4 7 (38.89%) Unit Testing
4 7 (38.89%) Web Development
5 6 (33.33%) Build Automation
5 6 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 6 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (27.78%) TOGAF
7 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Business Continuity
8 3 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 3 (16.67%) MVC
8 3 (16.67%) OO
8 3 (16.67%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (16.67%) Process Management
8 3 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) Java
1 9 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 4 (22.22%) C
2 4 (22.22%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CISM
1 2 (11.11%) CISSP
1 2 (11.11%) OSCP
1 2 (11.11%) SANS
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) GDPR
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
1 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.11%) IAG
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) OpenText
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle