Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 45 47
Rank change year-on-year +14 +2 +4
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.25% 0.64% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.60% 1.88% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Suffolk median daily rate £375 £343 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.49% -8.67% +5.63%
10th Percentile £363 £317 £363
90th Percentile £478 £358 £388
East of England median daily rate £463 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +5.71% +6.06% -14.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of 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 Suffolk with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 87 160 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 27.27% 34.04% 29.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 93 72
Suffolk median daily rate £388 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -13.89% +20.00%
10th Percentile £115 £187 £263
90th Percentile £569 £570 £600
East of England median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
Suffolk median hourly rate £25.74 £19.87 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.57% +58.92% -41.86%
10th Percentile £13.86 £12.27 £8.75
90th Percentile £37.20 £40.63 £18.13
East of England median hourly rate £19.19 £32.34 £22.50
% change year-on-year -40.65% +43.71% -8.16%

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

Job postings citing N-Tier as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Suffolk.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing N-Tier in Suffolk over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 21 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
Bury St Edmunds +10 2 £375 +9.49%
Ipswich +3 2 £500 -
N-Tier
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree

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 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) IaaS
2 1 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (50.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (50.00%) REST
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) SOLID
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) VB
3 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) MCSD
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft