The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.NET MVC 3 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET MVC 3 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Birmingham 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
Microsoft ASP.NET MVC3 Framework
Rank 54 41 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 3 4 8 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.65% 1.56% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.48% 5.26% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate £400 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
- +36.12%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
161 152 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.26% 29.69% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 87 93
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 2
Average hourly rate £36.50 £37.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.35% +111.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ASP.NET MVC 3
West Midlands

ASP.NET MVC 3
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 3 across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

ASP.NET MVC 3 Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

ASP.NET MVC 3
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

ASP.NET MVC 3 Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

ASP.NET MVC 3
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing ASP.NET MVC 3 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 ASP.NET MVC 3.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (20.00%) HTML

ASP.NET MVC 3
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing ASP.NET MVC 3 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 ASP.NET MVC 3. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (80.00%) Backbone.js
2 4 (80.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (80.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (20.00%) HTML5
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3
3 1 (20.00%) Ajax
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) XHTML
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
2 4 (80.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft