The first table below looks at the demand for ASP.NET MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ASP.NET 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Cheshire 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 MVC Framework
Rank 63 58 51
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 11 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.30% 0.53% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.58% 2.41% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Average daily rate £350 £325 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £325 £286
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £32.00 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +34.03%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
197 166 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.29% 22.10% 29.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 88 109
Average daily rate £375 £325 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -9.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £245 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Average hourly rate £40.57 £15.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.46% -53.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.77 £9.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £33.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
ASP.NET MVC
North West

ASP.NET MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

ASP.NET MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

ASP.NET MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

ASP.NET MVC Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

ASP.NET MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ASP.NET MVC across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

ASP.NET MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

ASP.NET MVC
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET MVC within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester -12 5 - - 4
Wilmslow - 1 £325 -
Knutsford - 1 £325 - 1
Macclesfield - - - - 1
Nantwich - - - -
Runcorn - - - - 1
Warrington - - - - 4
Winsford - - - -
Crewe - - - - 1
ASP.NET MVC
North West

ASP.NET MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

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

1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 24 (92.31%) C#
2 24 (92.31%) MVC
2 24 (92.31%) TDD
3 19 (73.08%) HTML
4 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (61.54%) Unit Testing
6 15 (57.69%) jQuery
6 15 (57.69%) SQL
7 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
7 12 (46.15%) Scrum
8 11 (42.31%) HTML5
8 11 (42.31%) Requirements Management
8 11 (42.31%) .NET Framework
8 11 (42.31%) Pair Programming
9 9 (34.62%) WCF
9 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
10 8 (30.77%) CSS
11 7 (26.92%) Windows
12 6 (23.08%) Linux
12 6 (23.08%) Web Services
12 6 (23.08%) XML
12 6 (23.08%) UNIX
12 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
12 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
12 6 (23.08%) WPF
12 6 (23.08%) NUnit
12 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
13 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 2

ASP.NET MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 3 (11.54%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) NUnit
1 6 (23.08%) Cucumber
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (3.85%) Moq
4 1 (3.85%) WiX
General
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) .NET Developer
3 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
1 26 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 19 (73.08%) HTML
3 15 (57.69%) jQuery
4 11 (42.31%) HTML5
4 11 (42.31%) .NET Framework
5 9 (34.62%) WCF
6 8 (30.77%) CSS
7 6 (23.08%) Web Services
7 6 (23.08%) XML
7 6 (23.08%) WPF
8 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 2
8 5 (19.23%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 5 (19.23%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (19.23%) Silverlight
8 5 (19.23%) WinForms
8 5 (19.23%) SOAP
9 4 (15.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) N-Tier
1 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 7 (26.92%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Linux
2 6 (23.08%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) MVC
1 24 (92.31%) TDD
2 17 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (61.54%) Unit Testing
4 12 (46.15%) Scrum
5 11 (42.31%) Requirements Management
5 11 (42.31%) Pair Programming
6 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
6 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
6 5 (19.23%) OO
7 3 (11.54%) SOA
8 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (7.69%) Document Management
9 1 (3.85%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) C#
2 15 (57.69%) SQL
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 5 (19.23%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.85%) C++
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) DevExpress
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