The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 27 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 71 -
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales - 0.88% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Median daily rate - £383 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +12.50% -  
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 Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 173 170 202
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 24.79% 25.04% 27.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 121 123
Median daily rate £375 £331 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.20% +1.92%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £200 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £469 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 7 14
Median hourly rate £32.50 £19.81 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.03% +24.80%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.58 £16.30 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.65 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for N-Tier in Wales

N-Tier
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for N-Tier in Wales