The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 29 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing MVC 17 6 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.85% 3.14% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.86% 4.14% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 4 4
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +34.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
350 145 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.37% 75.92% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 89 102
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £206 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £19.39 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.39% -46.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.70 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
MVC
East of England

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 17 April 2014.

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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 16 £375 +15.38% 9
Bedford - - - - 10
MVC
East of England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 24 (80.00%) C#
1 24 (80.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET
2 23 (76.67%) TDD
3 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (66.67%) Scrum
4 20 (66.67%) HTML
5 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
5 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (53.33%) TeamCity
7 15 (50.00%) Git (software)
8 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
9 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
10 11 (36.67%) OO
11 10 (33.33%) CSS
12 8 (26.67%) HTML5
12 8 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (23.33%) CSS3
13 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
13 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
14 6 (20.00%) Dojo
14 6 (20.00%) Web Development
14 6 (20.00%) NUnit
14 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
14 6 (20.00%) Legal
14 6 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
14 6 (20.00%) RESTful
14 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 5 (16.67%) Node.js
15 5 (16.67%) RavenDB

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 5 (16.67%) Node.js
2 3 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.67%) Mingle
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (16.67%) RavenDB
2 5 (16.67%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 16 (53.33%) TeamCity
2 15 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 6 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 6 (20.00%) NUnit
4 3 (10.00%) Subversion
5 2 (6.67%) MSTest
General
1 6 (20.00%) Legal
2 4 (13.33%) Marketing
3 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Developer
2 5 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
2 5 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 3 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.67%) C# Architect
5 2 (6.67%) UI Programmer
5 2 (6.67%) UI Developer
6 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Architect
6 1 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) .NET
2 23 (76.67%) ASP.NET
3 20 (66.67%) HTML
4 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 10 (33.33%) CSS
6 8 (26.67%) HTML5
6 8 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (23.33%) CSS3
8 6 (20.00%) RESTful
8 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 6 (20.00%) Dojo
9 5 (16.67%) Spring MVC
9 5 (16.67%) Web Services
9 5 (16.67%) Spring
9 5 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js
10 3 (10.00%) LESS
10 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (10.00%) JSP
10 3 (10.00%) Silverlight
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) Windows
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) TDD
2 22 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (66.67%) Scrum
4 12 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 11 (36.67%) OO
6 7 (23.33%) Software Engineering
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (20.00%) Web Development
7 6 (20.00%) Domain-Driven Design
8 5 (16.67%) CQRS
8 5 (16.67%) Unit Testing
8 5 (16.67%) SOA
9 4 (13.33%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (13.33%) Extreme Programming
9 4 (13.33%) Kanban
9 4 (13.33%) Agile Testing
9 4 (13.33%) BDD
10 2 (6.67%) Progressive Enhancement
10 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
11 1 (3.33%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (80.00%) C#
2 19 (63.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.67%) Java
3 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) MCSD
1 1 (3.33%) MCSE
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.33%) MCTS
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 3 (10.00%) hybris
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft