The first table below looks at the demand for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire 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 Lancashire 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 43 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -1
Contract jobs citing MVC 6 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.43% 1.91% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 3.03% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 10
Average daily rate £375 £275 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £235 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £283 £331
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
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
291 132 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 69.29% 63.16% 59.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 73 108
Average daily rate £413 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £465 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 8 9
Average hourly rate £25.25 £18.40 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.22% -8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.25 £17.60 £16.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £27.50 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
MVC
North West

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Burnley - 2 £375 -
Chorley - - - -
Lancaster - - - - 2
Preston - - - - 1
Skelmersdale - - - -
Blackburn - - - - 2
Blackpool - - - -
MVC
North West

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (60.00%) .NET
1 12 (60.00%) jQuery
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (45.00%) C#
4 9 (45.00%) Java
5 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
6 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
6 7 (35.00%) Spring
6 7 (35.00%) Spring MVC
6 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
6 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) VB
7 6 (30.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) Scala
9 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (20.00%) Lucene
9 4 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (20.00%) MySQL
9 4 (20.00%) JMS
9 4 (20.00%) JBoss
9 4 (20.00%) Apache Solr
9 4 (20.00%) Spring Integration
10 3 (15.00%) Mockito
10 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
10 3 (15.00%) XML
10 3 (15.00%) XSD
10 3 (15.00%) CSS

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (20.00%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Mockito
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) NUnit
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Maven
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (90.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (10.00%) J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 2 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ScrumMaster
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (60.00%) .NET
1 12 (60.00%) jQuery
2 10 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
4 7 (35.00%) Spring
4 7 (35.00%) Spring MVC
5 6 (30.00%) HTML
6 4 (20.00%) Lucene
6 4 (20.00%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (20.00%) JMS
6 4 (20.00%) Spring Integration
7 3 (15.00%) XML
7 3 (15.00%) XSD
7 3 (15.00%) CSS
7 3 (15.00%) J2EE
8 2 (10.00%) JPA
8 2 (10.00%) Ajax
8 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
8 2 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (5.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.00%) Scrum
2 3 (15.00%) TDD
3 1 (5.00%) Process Management
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
3 1 (5.00%) SOA
3 1 (5.00%) UML
3 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) C#
2 9 (45.00%) Java
3 6 (30.00%) VB
4 5 (25.00%) Scala
5 2 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (5.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) JBoss
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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