Period
to 20 September 2018

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 20 September 2018 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 199 - 206
Rank change year-on-year - +206 -80
Contract jobs citing N-Tier 8 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.16% - 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 2
West Midlands median daily rate £550 - £545
10th Percentile £438 - £533
90th Percentile £600 - £558
England median daily rate £475 £525 £400
% change year-on-year -9.52% +31.17% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
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 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 1,475 1,303 1,746
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 28.73% 28.82% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 846 794 1,046
West Midlands median daily rate £408 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.16% - +10.05%
10th Percentile £235 £222 £214
90th Percentile £550 £500 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 81 70
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.85 £16.41 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.38% +9.37% -13.29%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.15 £10.75
90th Percentile £28.25 £37.50 £38.88
England median hourly rate £21.76 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.80% - +11.11%

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

N-Tier
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 20 September 2018.

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

N-Tier
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 20 September 2018. 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 - 3 £600 -
Shropshire - 3 £550 -
N-Tier
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing N-Tier also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for N-Tier.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
2 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) WF
3 3 (37.50%) IronPort
3 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (37.50%) Network Design
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Workflow
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) OO
3 3 (37.50%) CA
3 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 3 (37.50%) McAfee
3 3 (37.50%) SOA
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 3 (37.50%) SIEM
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) CyberArk
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 3 (37.50%) Privileged Access Management
3 3 (37.50%) BeyondTrust
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (25.00%) API Design

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Architect
2 5 (62.50%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Azure Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (37.50%) Security Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Cloud Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
4 2 (25.00%) Security Solutions Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 1 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) WF
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (37.50%) Network Design
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) Privileged Access Management
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) SIEM
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) Workflow
2 2 (25.00%) API Design
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Conceptual Models
3 1 (12.50%) Microservices
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 3 (37.50%) BeyondTrust
2 3 (37.50%) CA
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
2 3 (37.50%) CyberArk
2 3 (37.50%) IronPort
2 3 (37.50%) McAfee
2 3 (37.50%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) Capita
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft