The first table below looks at the demand for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Berkshire 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 57 57 108
Rank change year-on-year
0 +51
Contract jobs citing MVC 70 65 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.78% 2.71% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 3.93% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 29 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £41.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-39.02% +64.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1857 1652 2064
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.78% 68.83% 65.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 729 795
Average daily rate £375 £400 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 27 40
Average hourly rate £17.07 £30.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.10% -17.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.60 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
MVC
South East

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
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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
Reading +7 30 £350 -6.66% 24
Slough +1 8 £328 -9.65%
Maidenhead -2 6 £303 -1.22% 1
Newbury +1 3 £325 - 4
Bracknell +2 2 £338 -28.94% 2
Windsor - 1 - - 1
Wokingham - - - - 7
Thatcham - - - -
Ascot - - - - 1
MVC
South East

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 90 (67.67%) .NET
2 83 (62.41%) C#
3 62 (46.62%) HTML
3 62 (46.62%) JavaScript
3 62 (46.62%) jQuery
4 60 (45.11%) ASP.NET
5 54 (40.60%) CSS
6 41 (30.83%) SQL Server
7 37 (27.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 36 (27.07%) Ajax
8 36 (27.07%) SQL
8 36 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (24.81%) XML
10 27 (20.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 25 (18.80%) .NET Framework
11 25 (18.80%) Scrum
12 24 (18.05%) E-Commerce
13 23 (17.29%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (16.54%) HTML5
15 21 (15.79%) MySQL
16 20 (15.04%) WCF
17 19 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
18 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 17 (12.78%) Spring
18 17 (12.78%) TDD
18 17 (12.78%) Java
18 17 (12.78%) Microsoft
19 16 (12.03%) J2EE
19 16 (12.03%) CMS
19 16 (12.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 16 (12.03%) CMS
2 10 (7.52%) IIS
3 9 (6.77%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.77%) SharePoint
3 9 (6.77%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (5.26%) Confluence
5 5 (3.76%) Liferay
6 4 (3.01%) Apache
6 4 (3.01%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.26%) Umbraco
7 3 (2.26%) WebSphere
7 3 (2.26%) Alfresco
8 2 (1.50%) Drupal
9 1 (0.75%) Adobe CQ
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (0.75%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (0.75%) Blender
Business Applications
1 3 (2.26%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (9.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.50%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.02%) Internet
2 3 (2.26%) DNS
3 1 (0.75%) Broadband
3 1 (0.75%) Intranet
3 1 (0.75%) Wireless
3 1 (0.75%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (30.83%) SQL Server
2 23 (17.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (15.79%) MySQL
4 19 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.75%) Big Data
8 1 (0.75%) Couchbase
8 1 (0.75%) DB2
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 15 (11.28%) Subversion
2 13 (9.77%) JIRA
3 11 (8.27%) Jenkins
4 9 (6.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (6.02%) JUnit
6 6 (4.51%) Selenium
6 6 (4.51%) Visual Studio
7 3 (2.26%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.26%) Maven
7 3 (2.26%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.50%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.50%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.50%) Eclipse
8 2 (1.50%) Gradle
9 1 (0.75%) Behat
9 1 (0.75%) MSBuild
9 1 (0.75%) Ant
9 1 (0.75%) NUnit
9 1 (0.75%) NetBeans
9 1 (0.75%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (4.51%) Finance
2 4 (3.01%) Marketing
2 4 (3.01%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.26%) Advertising
4 1 (0.75%) Retail
4 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 117 (87.97%) Developer
2 48 (36.09%) .NET Developer
3 25 (18.80%) ASP.NET Developer
4 21 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 20 (15.04%) C# Developer
6 10 (7.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 10 (7.52%) PHP Developer
7 9 (6.77%) Java Developer
7 9 (6.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.02%) Architect
9 7 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.76%) Sitecore Developer
10 5 (3.76%) UI Programmer
10 5 (3.76%) Senior Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.76%) C# Web Developer
10 5 (3.76%) Front-End Developer
10 5 (3.76%) UI Developer
11 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Developer
11 4 (3.01%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (67.67%) .NET
2 62 (46.62%) HTML
2 62 (46.62%) jQuery
3 60 (45.11%) ASP.NET
4 54 (40.60%) CSS
5 37 (27.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 36 (27.07%) Ajax
7 33 (24.81%) XML
8 27 (20.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 25 (18.80%) .NET Framework
10 22 (16.54%) HTML5
11 20 (15.04%) WCF
12 17 (12.78%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 17 (12.78%) Spring
13 16 (12.03%) J2EE
13 16 (12.03%) ASP.NET MVC 3
14 15 (11.28%) Web Services
15 13 (9.77%) SOAP
16 12 (9.02%) CSS3
16 12 (9.02%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.02%) Mobile App
2 5 (3.76%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (3.01%) Open Source
4 3 (2.26%) Wiki
5 2 (1.50%) Inversion of Control
5 2 (1.50%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.50%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.50%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.75%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.75%) Blackberry
6 1 (0.75%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.75%) IPTV
6 1 (0.75%) Social Media
6 1 (0.75%) iPad
6 1 (0.75%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.27%) Apple iOS
2 10 (7.52%) UNIX
3 9 (6.77%) Windows
4 6 (4.51%) Linux
5 5 (3.76%) Android
6 1 (0.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (27.07%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.80%) Scrum
3 24 (18.05%) E-Commerce
4 17 (12.78%) TDD
5 15 (11.28%) Web Development
5 15 (11.28%) Unit Testing
6 14 (10.53%) OO
7 12 (9.02%) B2C
8 10 (7.52%) OOP
8 10 (7.52%) iOS Development
9 8 (6.02%) Project Management
10 7 (5.26%) SEO
11 6 (4.51%) Integration Testing
11 6 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.51%) B2B
11 6 (4.51%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (4.51%) Web Application Development
11 6 (4.51%) Analytics
12 5 (3.76%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (3.76%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 83 (62.41%) C#
2 62 (46.62%) JavaScript
3 36 (27.07%) SQL
4 17 (12.78%) Java
5 13 (9.77%) PHP
6 5 (3.76%) PHP5
7 3 (2.26%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.26%) VBScript
7 3 (2.26%) Groovy
7 3 (2.26%) Scala
8 2 (1.50%) Bourne shell
8 2 (1.50%) VB
8 2 (1.50%) C++
8 2 (1.50%) C
9 1 (0.75%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.75%) VBA
9 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (3.01%) Degree
2 2 (1.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (12.78%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.52%) Sitecore
3 8 (6.02%) Zend
3 8 (6.02%) hybris
4 5 (3.76%) Oracle
5 4 (3.01%) Open Text
6 3 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.26%) Metastorm
6 3 (2.26%) Omniture
7 2 (1.50%) Adobe
7 2 (1.50%) JBoss
8 1 (0.75%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.75%) Telerik
8 1 (0.75%) GigaSpaces
8 1 (0.75%) Sencha
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