The first table below looks at the demand for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited 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 Processes & Methodologies category for the Halifax 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
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 24 22 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Contract jobs citing MVC 3 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.64% 0.85% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.22% 1.05% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 3
Average daily rate £338 £275 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +36.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
135 95 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 73.77% 81.20% 81.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 72 189
Average daily rate £360 £370 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -0.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 6
Average hourly rate - - £18.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
MVC
West Yorkshire

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

MVC
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) SOA
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle