Period
to 12 December 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited N-Tier over the 6 months to 12 December 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 205 118
Rank change year-on-year +21 -87 +31
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 7 4 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.067% 1.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 0.24% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 43
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £493 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.55% +34.93% +16.80%
10th Percentile £383 £359 £313
90th Percentile £558 £524 £430
England median daily rate £431 £427 £400
% change year-on-year +0.94% +6.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands 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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1397 1650 1392
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.45% 27.61% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 1004 826
West Midlands median daily rate £398 £394 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.95% +8.62% +3.57%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £205
90th Percentile £530 £541 £518
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 76 109
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £16.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% -10.26%
10th Percentile £10.30 £11.29 £10.99
90th Percentile £35.00 £44.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £21.00 £20.13 £19.35
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.01% +10.26%

N-Tier
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for N-Tier in the West Midlands

N-Tier
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for N-Tier in the West Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing N-Tier in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for N-Tier in the West Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for N-Tier in the West Midlands

N-Tier
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Coventry +13 2 £550 +10.00% 1
Staffordshire - 2 - - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £475 -
Shropshire - 1 £375 -
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) User Experience
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) WF
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis

N-Tier
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Ant
1 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 1 (14.29%) Maven
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Azure Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Azure DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (28.57%) HTML Developer
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior JavaScript Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Web Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Web Developer
3 1 (14.29%) iOS Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) CSS3
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) HTML5
1 2 (28.57%) WF
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) WCF
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) User Experience
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (57.14%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (42.86%) SOA
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
3 2 (28.57%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 2 (28.57%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 1 (14.29%) Mobile Development
4 1 (14.29%) Open Source
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 2 (28.57%) TypeScript
3 1 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft