The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 26 June 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
East of England / Suffolk
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 34 26
Rank change year-on-year +10 -8  
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 1 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.84% 1.54% 2.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.33% 4.82% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 6
Median daily rate - £325 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -40.90%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £350 £400
% change year-on-year +5.92% -12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

N-Tier is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Suffolk
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 30 83 60
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 25.21% 32.05% 27.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 49 39
Median daily rate £500 £550 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk citing N-Tier as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in Suffolk

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for N-Tier in Suffolk

N-Tier
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for N-Tier in Suffolk

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +10 1 - - 1
N-Tier
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5

N-Tier
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 1 (50.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (50.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Scorecard
2 1 (50.00%) SOLID
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft