Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 197 210
Rank change year-on-year +16 +13 -15
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 9 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.17% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.68% 0.54% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 9
South West median daily rate £340 £353 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.55% +8.46% -13.33%
10th Percentile £329 £300 £310
90th Percentile £663 £466 £395
England median daily rate £385 £493 £375
% change year-on-year -21.83% +31.33% -6.25%
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 1,322 1,474 1,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 25.37% 26.86% 29.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 782 1,010 1,202
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +1.56% -2.19%
10th Percentile £200 £225 £213
90th Percentile £553 £575 £513
England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 97 113
South West median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.41% -15.00% +35.59%
10th Percentile £11.80 £10.60 £12.50
90th Percentile £52.94 £45.45 £47.39
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%

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 February 2018.

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 February 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 +1 3 £340 +3.03%
Bristol - 3 £625 - 1
Dorset - 2 - -
Avon - 1 £500 -
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 5 (55.56%) Web Services
1 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
2 4 (44.44%) RESTful
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) C
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 3 (33.33%) Build Automation
4 2 (22.22%) ArchiMate
4 2 (22.22%) Project Governance
4 2 (22.22%) Process Improvement
4 2 (22.22%) OSCP
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) IAG

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 (22.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
1 1 (11.11%) IaaS
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
1 2 (22.22%) Kerberos
1 2 (22.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) RDBMS
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) NuGet
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (11.11%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Azure Architect
5 1 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Data Architect
5 1 (11.11%) SOA Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Web Services
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) RESTful
3 2 (22.22%) LDAP
3 2 (22.22%) SAML
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Core
4 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Core
4 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) Entity Framework
4 1 (11.11%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) jQuery
4 1 (11.11%) SOAP
4 1 (11.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Algorithms
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Linux
1 2 (22.22%) Unix
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
2 4 (44.44%) SOA
2 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) Build Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 3 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) ArchiMate
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Data Transformation
4 2 (22.22%) Database Security
4 2 (22.22%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) SABSA
4 2 (22.22%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) C
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CISM
1 2 (22.22%) CISSP
1 2 (22.22%) OSCP
1 2 (22.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) GDPR
1 2 (22.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (22.22%) PCI DSS
1 2 (22.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) IAG
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle