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 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 43 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing MVC 1 13 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.31% 3.34% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 4.02% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 12 16
Average daily rate £325 £625 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -
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
280 323 352
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.63% 83.03% 82.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 224 214
Average daily rate £475 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £638 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 22 11
Average hourly rate £50.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.45 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 7 (63.64%) C#
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 4 (36.36%) Confluence
5 4 (36.36%) BDD
5 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
5 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
5 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (36.36%) RESTful
5 4 (36.36%) Static Code Analysis
5 4 (36.36%) Microservices
5 4 (36.36%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
5 4 (36.36%) Loose Coupling
5 4 (36.36%) SOLID
5 4 (36.36%) YAGNI
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) Scrum
5 4 (36.36%) JIRA
5 4 (36.36%) NUnit
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) CSS
7 2 (18.18%) HTML
7 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
7 2 (18.18%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
7 2 (18.18%) N-Tier

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 (36.36%) Confluence
2 1 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Kentico
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (9.09%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) JIRA
1 4 (36.36%) NUnit
1 4 (36.36%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (36.36%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Azure Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Leader
4 1 (9.09%) UI Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (45.45%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (36.36%) RESTful
5 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) Dojo
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) LESS
6 1 (9.09%) Sass
6 1 (9.09%) WCF
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) N-Tier
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) BDD
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
1 4 (36.36%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
1 4 (36.36%) Loose Coupling
1 4 (36.36%) Microservices
1 4 (36.36%) Scrum
1 4 (36.36%) SOLID
1 4 (36.36%) Static Code Analysis
1 4 (36.36%) Unit Testing
1 4 (36.36%) YAGNI
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Load Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
4 1 (9.09%) OO
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) EPiServer
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore