The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 13 21 25
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing MVC 13 5 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 11.02% 3.52% 6.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.13% 4.35% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 5 2
Average daily rate £350 £315 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £340 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.25 £36.96
% change year-on-year
+13.47% -4.62%
MVC
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 115 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 83.90% 80.99% 89.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 71 72
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £288 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £600 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 25
Average hourly rate £23.75 £27.50 £40.57
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.63% -32.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.76 £14.71 £25.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Chester

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
2 11 (57.89%) E-Commerce
3 10 (52.63%) HTML
3 10 (52.63%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) CSS
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) Spring
4 9 (47.37%) C#
4 9 (47.37%) Web Services
4 9 (47.37%) Spring MVC
5 8 (42.11%) .NET
5 8 (42.11%) J2EE
6 7 (36.84%) XML
7 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) TDD
8 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
8 5 (26.32%) SOAP
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
9 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
9 4 (21.05%) Scrum
9 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
9 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
9 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
9 4 (21.05%) MyBatis
9 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
9 4 (21.05%) jQuery
9 4 (21.05%) HTML5
9 4 (21.05%) CSS3

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 4 (21.05%) Tomcat
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 2 (10.53%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) HTTP
2 1 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.53%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (10.53%) MongoDB
2 2 (10.53%) Redis
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Cucumber
1 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
1 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 2 (10.53%) Hudson
3 1 (5.26%) Checkstyle
3 1 (5.26%) FindBugs
3 1 (5.26%) JIRA
3 1 (5.26%) Maven
3 1 (5.26%) Mockito
3 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
General
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 8 (42.11%) .NET Developer
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 3 (15.79%) .NET Web Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (15.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Web Developer
5 3 (15.79%) XML Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Agile .NET Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Developer
6 2 (10.53%) HTML CSS Developer
6 2 (10.53%) HTML Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) CSS
1 10 (52.63%) HTML
1 10 (52.63%) Spring
2 9 (47.37%) Spring MVC
2 9 (47.37%) Web Services
3 8 (42.11%) .NET
3 8 (42.11%) J2EE
4 7 (36.84%) XML
5 6 (31.58%) ASP.NET
6 5 (26.32%) SOAP
7 4 (21.05%) CSS3
7 4 (21.05%) Hibernate
7 4 (21.05%) HTML5
7 4 (21.05%) jQuery
7 4 (21.05%) MyBatis
8 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (15.79%) JDBC
8 3 (15.79%) JSP
8 3 (15.79%) XSLT
9 2 (10.53%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
1 2 (10.53%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.26%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) E-Commerce
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) TDD
4 5 (26.32%) Front End Development
5 4 (21.05%) Scrum
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Pair Programming
7 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (10.53%) Waterfall
7 2 (10.53%) Web Application Development
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (5.26%) Memory Management
8 1 (5.26%) OO
8 1 (5.26%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) JavaScript
2 11 (57.89%) SQL
3 10 (52.63%) Java
4 9 (47.37%) C#
5 2 (10.53%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.26%) C++
6 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) IBM
3 1 (5.26%) ATG
3 1 (5.26%) hybris
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Perforce
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) TIBCO
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