The first table below looks at the demand for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 18 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 Belfast 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 12 25 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing MVC 7 10 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 7.07% 4.33% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 0
Average daily rate - £350 -
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 £32.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +36.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
63 130 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 63.64% 56.28% 65.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 81 20
Average daily rate £375 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £238 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
MVC
County Antrim

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) CSS
2 7 (63.64%) RAD
2 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
2 7 (63.64%) Mac OS X
2 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 7 (63.64%) Java
2 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Dojo
2 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 7 (63.64%) Java EE
2 7 (63.64%) Web Application Development
3 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
3 4 (36.36%) WCF
3 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) C#
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 2 (18.18%) Workflow
5 2 (18.18%) Web Development
5 2 (18.18%) Banking
5 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
5 2 (18.18%) WPF
5 2 (18.18%) LINQ
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (18.18%) TIBCO EMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
1 2 (18.18%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Developer
4 2 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (18.18%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
1 7 (63.64%) Dojo
1 7 (63.64%) Java EE
2 4 (36.36%) .NET Framework
2 4 (36.36%) WCF
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
3 2 (18.18%) WPF
3 2 (18.18%) LINQ
3 2 (18.18%) jQuery
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
3 2 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (18.18%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (18.18%) KnockoutJS
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Mac OS X
1 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) RAD
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (63.64%) Web Application Development
2 2 (18.18%) Workflow
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
2 2 (18.18%) Multithreading
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (63.64%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) C
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) TIBCO