The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 29 - 8
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MVC 4 0 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 2.41% - 11.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% - 14.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 8
Median daily rate £310 - £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 - £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £359 - £524
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £340 £333
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £39.78 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+6.85% +20.53%
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
132 135 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 79.52% 93.75% 79.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 82 43
Median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £439
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 13
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £31.56
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing MVC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 August 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 Chester region with a requirement for MVC.

1 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
3 11 (50.00%) C#
4 10 (45.45%) Java
5 9 (40.91%) TDD
5 9 (40.91%) jQuery
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
6 8 (36.36%) XML
7 7 (31.82%) Oracle
7 7 (31.82%) Banking
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
7 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (31.82%) Spring
7 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
8 6 (27.27%) HTML
8 6 (27.27%) J2EE
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
9 5 (22.73%) Web Services
9 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
10 4 (18.18%) WCF
10 4 (18.18%) JIRA
10 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
10 4 (18.18%) HTML5
10 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
10 4 (18.18%) XML Messaging
10 4 (18.18%) Perforce
10 4 (18.18%) Scrum
10 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 7 (31.82%) WebSphere
2 3 (13.64%) IBM HTTP Server
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (4.55%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (22.73%) Cucumber
2 4 (18.18%) JIRA
3 3 (13.64%) Checkstyle
3 3 (13.64%) FindBugs
3 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) Maven
3 3 (13.64%) Mockito
3 3 (13.64%) Selenium
3 3 (13.64%) SonarQube
4 2 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 7 (31.82%) Banking
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 8 (36.36%) Java Developer
4 7 (31.82%) Senior Developer
4 7 (31.82%) SQL Developer
5 6 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
6 5 (22.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 5 (22.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 5 (22.73%) Senior SQL Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Senior .NET Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Senior C# Developer
7 4 (18.18%) Senior SQL Server Developer
7 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Agile .NET Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Agile C# Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Java Engineer
8 2 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (59.09%) .NET
2 9 (40.91%) jQuery
3 8 (36.36%) CSS
3 8 (36.36%) XML
4 7 (31.82%) Spring
5 6 (27.27%) HTML
5 6 (27.27%) J2EE
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
7 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET
7 4 (18.18%) HTML5
7 4 (18.18%) Middleware
7 4 (18.18%) WCF
7 4 (18.18%) XML Messaging
8 3 (13.64%) CSS3
8 3 (13.64%) Java EE
8 3 (13.64%) JDBC
8 3 (13.64%) JSON
8 3 (13.64%) Spring MVC
8 3 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (13.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) N-Tier
1 3 (13.64%) Online Banking
2 2 (9.09%) Wiki
3 1 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.55%) NHS
3 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) TDD
2 7 (31.82%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 4 (18.18%) Front End Development
4 4 (18.18%) Scrum
4 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 3 (13.64%) Integration Testing
5 3 (13.64%) OOP
5 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
5 3 (13.64%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (13.64%) Web Application Development
5 3 (13.64%) Web Development
6 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (9.09%) User Stories
7 1 (4.55%) Defect Management
7 1 (4.55%) OO
7 1 (4.55%) RUP
7 1 (4.55%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) JavaScript
2 11 (50.00%) C#
3 10 (45.45%) Java
4 6 (27.27%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Perforce
2 4 (18.18%) Sybase
2 4 (18.18%) TIBCO
3 3 (13.64%) IBM
4 1 (4.55%) Microsoft