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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 27 25
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.59% 1.03% 1.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 4.26% 8.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £375 £331 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.20% -39.77%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £361 £350
% change year-on-year +8.99% +3.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £125.00

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 46 47 47
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 27.06% 24.23% 23.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 24 24
Median daily rate £500 £403 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.22% +23.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £130 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £12.10 £20.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.50% +33.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.22 £18.83
% change year-on-year -31.36% +44.56%  

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 28 March 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
Bury St Edmunds +6 1 £375 +20.00%
N-Tier
East of England

N-Tier
Top 23 Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 3 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) LINQ
1 3 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 3 (100.00%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Scrum
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL