The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 3 5 7
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing MVC 8 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 30.77% 7.14% 7.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 34.78% 10.00% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 1
Average daily rate £325 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £36.96
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -3.95%
MVC
Manchester

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bolton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
23 10 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bolton 88.46% 71.43% 89.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 5
Average daily rate £325 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £388 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £18.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +131.98%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Bolton

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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 8 (100.00%) C#
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (62.50%) HTML
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
4 5 (62.50%) TDD
5 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (37.50%) VB.NET
6 3 (37.50%) SQL
6 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
6 3 (37.50%) XML
6 3 (37.50%) OO
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (25.00%) Web Development
7 2 (25.00%) Intranet
7 2 (25.00%) XSLT
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 2 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 2 (25.00%) Single Responsibility Principle
7 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (12.50%) AngularJS

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bolton 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (25.00%) C# Web Developer
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (12.50%) Website Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (75.00%) CSS
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) HTML
5 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (37.50%) XML
7 2 (25.00%) Web Services
7 2 (25.00%) XSLT
8 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
8 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 1 (12.50%) CSS3
8 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
8 1 (12.50%) HTML5
8 1 (12.50%) React
8 1 (12.50%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) E-Commerce
1 5 (62.50%) TDD
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) OO
3 2 (25.00%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
3 2 (25.00%) Single Responsibility Principle
3 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) Migration
4 1 (12.50%) Refactoring
4 1 (12.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
4 3 (37.50%) VB.NET