Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 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 West
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 219 182 204
Rank change year-on-year -37 +22 -
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 4 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.066% 0.38% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 1.36% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 11
South West median daily rate £390 £340 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £385 £315 £300
90th Percentile £395 £633 £438
England median daily rate £455 £470 £425
% change year-on-year -3.19% +10.59% +5.92%
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 1,762 1,549 1,721
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 29.16% 28.11% 29.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,098 939 1,153
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +9.59% -2.67%
10th Percentile £251 £213 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 81 109
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +21.54% -16.13%
10th Percentile £17.41 £12.79 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £44.25
England median hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +8.11%

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 17 October 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
Devon +4 2 £390 +14.71%
Bristol -14 2 - - 3
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 West region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) CruiseControl
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Apache Spark
2 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
2 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development

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 (50.00%) Apache Spark
1 2 (50.00%) JBoss
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Ant
1 2 (50.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (50.00%) CruiseControl
1 2 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 2 (50.00%) JUnit
1 2 (50.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Java Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) React Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) RESTful
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) J2EE
2 2 (50.00%) Java EE
2 2 (50.00%) JMS
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Algorithms
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (50.00%) Data Structures
1 2 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 4 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) BDD
2 2 (50.00%) Build Automation
2 2 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (50.00%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Dependency Injection
2 2 (50.00%) Due Diligence
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Performance Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Perforce