The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 31 36 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -13
Contract jobs citing MVC 8 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.41% 2.59% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 3.17% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 9
Average daily rate £313 £638 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.98% +70.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £315 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £638 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £36.96
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -3.95%
MVC
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
296 315 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.16% 81.61% 70.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 250 116
Average daily rate £450 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 7 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £22.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MVC across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MVC across the Bedfordshire region.

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MVC across the Bedfordshire region.

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 4 £281 -52.63% 5
Bedford +4 3 £338 -47.05% 3
MVC
East of England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MVC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MVC.

1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (66.67%) C#
4 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (26.67%) User Experience
6 4 (26.67%) Microservices
6 4 (26.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 4 (26.67%) Loose Coupling
6 4 (26.67%) SOLID
6 4 (26.67%) YAGNI
6 4 (26.67%) RESTful
6 4 (26.67%) Scrum
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) Linux
6 4 (26.67%) N-Tier
6 4 (26.67%) Confluence
6 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
6 4 (26.67%) BDD
6 4 (26.67%) Static Code Analysis
6 4 (26.67%) NUnit
6 4 (26.67%) JIRA
6 4 (26.67%) Load Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing MVC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MVC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (26.67%) Confluence
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) CMS
3 1 (6.67%) Kentico
3 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (26.67%) JIRA
2 4 (26.67%) NUnit
2 4 (26.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Architect
3 4 (26.67%) Technical Architect
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Developer
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Architect
5 2 (13.33%) .NET Technical Architect
5 2 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Cloud Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) ETL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
6 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET
2 11 (73.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (26.67%) RESTful
5 3 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (13.33%) CSS
6 2 (13.33%) HTML
6 2 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (13.33%) WCF
7 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (6.67%) CSS3
7 1 (6.67%) Dojo
7 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
7 1 (6.67%) HTML5
7 1 (6.67%) LESS
7 1 (6.67%) Sass
7 1 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (6.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) N-Tier
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) BDD
1 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (26.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 4 (26.67%) Load Testing
1 4 (26.67%) Loose Coupling
1 4 (26.67%) Microservices
1 4 (26.67%) Scrum
1 4 (26.67%) SOLID
1 4 (26.67%) Static Code Analysis
1 4 (26.67%) Unit Testing
1 4 (26.67%) YAGNI
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) SOA
2 3 (20.00%) Use Case
3 2 (13.33%) OO
3 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) Front End Development
4 1 (6.67%) OOD
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) EPiServer
2 1 (6.67%) Sitecore