The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 32 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -12
Contract jobs citing MVC 36 46 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.68% 5.56% 8.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.91% 7.44% 12.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 38 42
Median daily rate £300 £328 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.39% -6.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £284 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £400 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
MVC
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
609 618 428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 79.09% 74.64% 68.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 421 254
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £265 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.00 £25.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.88% -34.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £9.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £28.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing MVC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 2 May 2016.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for MVC.

1 48 (78.69%) .NET
2 46 (75.41%) C#
3 35 (57.38%) JavaScript
3 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET
4 24 (39.34%) CSS
4 24 (39.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 23 (37.70%) jQuery
6 21 (34.43%) HTML
7 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
9 15 (24.59%) SQL
9 15 (24.59%) HTML5
10 13 (21.31%) .NET Framework
10 13 (21.31%) WCF
11 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
11 12 (19.67%) Web Services
12 10 (16.39%) Java
12 10 (16.39%) Web Development
12 10 (16.39%) TDD
12 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
12 10 (16.39%) Entity Framework
13 9 (14.75%) CSS3
13 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Web API
14 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 8 (13.11%) Spring
14 8 (13.11%) Oracle
15 7 (11.48%) J2EE
15 7 (11.48%) Finance
15 7 (11.48%) Scrum

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (9.84%) CMS
2 2 (3.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.64%) IIS
3 1 (1.64%) JBoss
3 1 (1.64%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) BigMachines
1 1 (1.64%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.28%) SaaS
3 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.64%) Heroku
3 1 (1.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) MySQL
3 5 (8.20%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.64%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Git (software)
1 7 (11.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.84%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.56%) Subversion
4 3 (4.92%) NUnit
4 3 (4.92%) Selenium
5 2 (3.28%) Moq
6 1 (1.64%) Ant
6 1 (1.64%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.64%) MSTest
6 1 (1.64%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.64%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 7 (11.48%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Automotive
2 4 (6.56%) Legal
3 2 (3.28%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Retail
4 1 (1.64%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 57 (93.44%) Developer
2 37 (60.66%) .NET Developer
3 16 (26.23%) C# Developer
4 14 (22.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 14 (22.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (21.31%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (11.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 6 (9.84%) Applications Developer
8 5 (8.20%) PHP Developer
9 4 (6.56%) ASP Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Oracle Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Software Developer
9 4 (6.56%) SQL Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Full Stack Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Java Developer
10 3 (4.92%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.92%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (4.92%) WCF Developer
11 2 (3.28%) .NET Architect
11 2 (3.28%) Senior Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (78.69%) .NET
2 35 (57.38%) ASP.NET
3 24 (39.34%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (39.34%) CSS
4 23 (37.70%) jQuery
5 21 (34.43%) HTML
6 15 (24.59%) HTML5
7 13 (21.31%) .NET Framework
7 13 (21.31%) WCF
8 12 (19.67%) Web Services
9 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
9 10 (16.39%) Entity Framework
10 9 (14.75%) ASP.NET Web API
10 9 (14.75%) CSS3
11 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 8 (13.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 8 (13.11%) Spring
12 7 (11.48%) Ajax
12 7 (11.48%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (11.48%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.92%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.28%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.64%) iPad
3 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.56%) Linux
2 2 (3.28%) Windows
3 1 (1.64%) Android
3 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.64%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (16.39%) TDD
2 10 (16.39%) Web Development
3 7 (11.48%) Scrum
4 5 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (8.20%) SOA
4 5 (8.20%) Software Engineering
4 5 (8.20%) SOLID
5 4 (6.56%) Business Analysis
5 4 (6.56%) E-Commerce
5 4 (6.56%) OO
5 4 (6.56%) OOP
5 4 (6.56%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (6.56%) Workflow
6 3 (4.92%) Automated Testing
6 3 (4.92%) BDD
6 3 (4.92%) CRM
6 3 (4.92%) Unit Testing
7 2 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.28%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (75.41%) C#
2 35 (57.38%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.59%) SQL
4 10 (16.39%) Java
5 6 (9.84%) PHP
6 4 (6.56%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.56%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.28%) VB
7 2 (3.28%) VB6
8 1 (1.64%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.64%) PHP 5
8 1 (1.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 2 (3.28%) Degree
1 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle
3 4 (6.56%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.28%) hybris
5 1 (1.64%) Rackspace
5 1 (1.64%) Siebel
5 1 (1.64%) Zend