The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 36 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +13
Contract jobs citing MVC 12 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.91% 4.10% 3.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 6.56% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 7
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£331 £275 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £201 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £550 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.75 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +20.00%
MVC
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
293 122 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 71.12% 62.56% 62.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 54 137
Average daily rate £425 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 6 12
Average hourly rate £63.00 £18.72 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+236.62% -63.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Blackpool - 4 £301 -
Preston -7 2 £488 +137.80% 6
Burnley - 2 £438 - 2
Blackburn +2 1 - - 3
Lytham St Annes - 1 £315 -
Newton-le-Willows - - - - 1
Ormskirk - - - -
Rossendale - - - - 1
Skelmersdale - - - -
Accrington - - - -
Lancaster - - - - 1
MVC
North West

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) C#
2 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
4 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (43.75%) Scrum
5 7 (43.75%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 6 (37.50%) HTML
7 5 (31.25%) Java
7 5 (31.25%) WPF
7 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (25.00%) TDD
8 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
8 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (25.00%) J2EE
8 4 (25.00%) OO
8 4 (25.00%) Degree
8 4 (25.00%) Spring
8 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 4 (25.00%) XAML
9 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 3 (18.75%) HTML5
9 3 (18.75%) Scala
9 3 (18.75%) BDD
9 3 (18.75%) Akka
9 3 (18.75%) Play Framework
10 2 (12.50%) REST

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MQSeries
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
3 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Software Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Technical Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
3 2 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Scala Developer
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere Developer
4 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (68.75%) .NET
2 9 (56.25%) ASP.NET
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
5 6 (37.50%) HTML
5 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 5 (31.25%) WPF
6 5 (31.25%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 4 (25.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (25.00%) Spring
7 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (25.00%) J2EE
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
8 3 (18.75%) HTML5
8 3 (18.75%) Akka
8 3 (18.75%) Play Framework
9 2 (12.50%) REST
9 2 (12.50%) Ajax
9 2 (12.50%) LINQ
9 2 (12.50%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Open Source
2 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) BDD
5 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) MVVM
5 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
6 1 (6.25%) Information Security
6 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) UML
6 1 (6.25%) Project Management
6 1 (6.25%) Workflow
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 13 (81.25%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) XAML
5 3 (18.75%) Scala
6 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) IBM
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) SAP