The table below looks at the statistics for 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 MVC over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 27 33 45
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +12
Contract jobs citing MVC 48 38 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.19% 5.04% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.40% 6.31% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 33 11
Average daily rate £350 £301 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.47% +0.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £36.96
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.00%
MVC
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
750 602 698
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 81.17% 79.84% 78.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 371 343
Average daily rate £425 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £530 £565
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 32 46
Average hourly rate £22.50 £36.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £17.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

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 MVC within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Warrington +8 20 £325 +18.18% 9
Chester +5 13 £350 +11.11% 15
Knutsford -7 2 £381 +10.50% 4
Wilmslow - 2 £375 - 1
MVC
North West

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 46 (63.89%) JavaScript
2 41 (56.94%) HTML
2 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (55.56%) CSS
4 36 (50.00%) .NET
5 34 (47.22%) C#
5 34 (47.22%) jQuery
6 33 (45.83%) Java
7 32 (44.44%) SQL
8 31 (43.06%) ASP.NET
9 30 (41.67%) Web Services
10 24 (33.33%) RESTful
10 24 (33.33%) XML
10 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (31.94%) HTML5
11 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
12 22 (30.56%) SOAP
12 22 (30.56%) Spring
13 21 (29.17%) JSON
14 20 (27.78%) Spring MVC
14 20 (27.78%) TDD
15 18 (25.00%) .NET Framework
15 18 (25.00%) E-Commerce
15 18 (25.00%) Front End Development
16 17 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
17 16 (22.22%) J2EE
17 16 (22.22%) T-SQL
18 15 (20.83%) Entity Framework
18 15 (20.83%) Ajax

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 6 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.78%) IBM HTTP Server
4 2 (2.78%) Node.js
5 1 (1.39%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
2 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (31.94%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 5 (6.94%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.56%) NoSQL
6 3 (4.17%) Couchbase
6 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.78%) Redis
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (23.61%) Git (software)
2 14 (19.44%) JIRA
3 12 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (6.94%) JUnit
5 4 (5.56%) Maven
5 4 (5.56%) Selenium
6 3 (4.17%) Ant
6 3 (4.17%) Cucumber
6 3 (4.17%) Gradle
6 3 (4.17%) Jenkins
6 3 (4.17%) Mockito
7 2 (2.78%) Hudson
7 2 (2.78%) Moq
7 2 (2.78%) Visual Studio
7 2 (2.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (1.39%) Bower
8 1 (1.39%) Checkstyle
8 1 (1.39%) Grunt
8 1 (1.39%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.39%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (15.28%) Finance
2 6 (8.33%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (93.06%) Developer
2 29 (40.28%) .NET Developer
3 25 (34.72%) Java Developer
4 17 (23.61%) C# Developer
5 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 14 (19.44%) ASP.NET Developer
6 14 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 12 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 10 (13.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 9 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
10 8 (11.11%) HTML CSS Developer
10 8 (11.11%) HTML Developer
11 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
12 4 (5.56%) SQL Developer
13 3 (4.17%) .NET Web Developer
13 3 (4.17%) Full Stack Developer
13 3 (4.17%) XML Developer
14 2 (2.78%) Agile Developer
14 2 (2.78%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
14 2 (2.78%) Java Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (56.94%) HTML
2 40 (55.56%) CSS
3 36 (50.00%) .NET
4 34 (47.22%) jQuery
5 31 (43.06%) ASP.NET
6 30 (41.67%) Web Services
7 24 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (33.33%) RESTful
7 24 (33.33%) XML
8 23 (31.94%) HTML5
9 22 (30.56%) SOAP
9 22 (30.56%) Spring
10 21 (29.17%) JSON
11 20 (27.78%) Spring MVC
12 18 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 16 (22.22%) J2EE
14 15 (20.83%) Ajax
14 15 (20.83%) Entity Framework
15 14 (19.44%) Hibernate
16 13 (18.06%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
1 2 (2.78%) N-Tier
2 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.39%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.39%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.39%) Linux
3 1 (1.39%) Solaris
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.78%) TDD
3 18 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 18 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 17 (23.61%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (20.83%) Unit Testing
6 13 (18.06%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (18.06%) Scrum
6 13 (18.06%) Web Design
7 7 (9.72%) Web Development
8 6 (8.33%) Software Engineering
9 5 (6.94%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (5.56%) Pair Programming
11 3 (4.17%) BDD
11 3 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
11 3 (4.17%) Open Source
11 3 (4.17%) Waterfall
11 3 (4.17%) Web Application Development
12 2 (2.78%) SDLC
12 2 (2.78%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (63.89%) JavaScript
2 34 (47.22%) C#
3 33 (45.83%) Java
4 32 (44.44%) SQL
5 16 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.78%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.78%) PHP
6 2 (2.78%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.39%) C++
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.39%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 11 (15.28%) BC Cleared
3 3 (4.17%) Degree
4 1 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.39%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (8.33%) Oracle
2 3 (4.17%) DevExpress
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.17%) Telerik
3 2 (2.78%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) ATG
4 1 (1.39%) hybris
4 1 (1.39%) Perforce
4 1 (1.39%) Sybase
4 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
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