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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 21 28 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Contract jobs citing MVC 7 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 4.29% 6.28% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.34% 7.18% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 5
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£315 £285 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £333 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +2.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +48.00%
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
131 181 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 80.37% 87.44% 69.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 62 30
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £222 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £425 £386
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 31 21
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.07 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% +0.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £20.60 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 March 2015, 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 (85.71%) .NET
2 11 (78.57%) C#
3 10 (71.43%) CSS
3 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (57.14%) TDD
6 7 (50.00%) NHibernate
6 7 (50.00%) CSS3
7 6 (42.86%) HTML5
7 6 (42.86%) JSON
7 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
8 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
8 5 (35.71%) SQL
8 5 (35.71%) Ajax
9 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
9 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
9 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
10 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 3 (21.43%) Scrum
10 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
10 3 (21.43%) User Stories
10 3 (21.43%) Refactoring
10 3 (21.43%) LINQ
10 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (14.29%) jQuery
11 2 (14.29%) Web Development
11 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
11 2 (14.29%) VB
11 2 (14.29%) Web Services

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) MS Access
2 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) TeamCity
2 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.14%) VB Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 10 (71.43%) CSS
2 10 (71.43%) HTML
3 7 (50.00%) NHibernate
3 7 (50.00%) CSS3
4 6 (42.86%) JSON
4 6 (42.86%) HTML5
5 5 (35.71%) Ajax
5 5 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 4 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 3 (21.43%) LINQ
8 2 (14.29%) jQuery
8 2 (14.29%) Web Services
8 2 (14.29%) WCF
9 1 (7.14%) REST
9 1 (7.14%) Spring MVC
9 1 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
9 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
9 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (7.14%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) PDA
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
4 3 (21.43%) User Stories
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (21.43%) Pair Programming
4 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 3 (21.43%) Refactoring
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) MVVM
6 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (7.14%) Web Application Development
6 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) JavaScript
3 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 4 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (14.29%) VB
6 1 (7.14%) VB6
6 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
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