The first table below looks at the demand for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Manchester 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 22 19 31
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing MVC 83 76 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.65% 6.67% 4.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.43% 9.08% 7.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 58 51
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £41.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-39.02% +64.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
880 837 926
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 70.51% 73.42% 65.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 499 442 470
Average daily rate £339 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £249 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 38 43
Average hourly rate £23.50 £17.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.28% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.25 £35.05 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
MVC
North West

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MVC across the Manchester region.

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 August 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Stockport -6 3 £245 -32.41% 7
Wigan - 3 £300 - 8
Bolton - 3 £215 - 10
Salford +1 2 £319 +6.25% 3
Oldham - 2 - - 1
Rochdale - - - - 1
Bury - - - -
Cheadle - - - - 1
MVC
North West

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 159 (90.34%) .NET
2 144 (81.82%) C#
3 106 (60.23%) ASP.NET
4 93 (52.84%) HTML
5 90 (51.14%) JavaScript
6 88 (50.00%) CSS
7 81 (46.02%) jQuery
8 74 (42.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 69 (39.20%) SQL Server
10 58 (32.95%) WCF
11 52 (29.55%) Web Services
12 48 (27.27%) TDD
13 38 (21.59%) HTML5
14 37 (21.02%) .NET Framework
15 34 (19.32%) Visual Studio
16 33 (18.75%) SQL
17 29 (16.48%) SQL Server 2008
18 28 (15.91%) Microsoft
19 27 (15.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
20 25 (14.20%) NUnit
20 25 (14.20%) OO
20 25 (14.20%) LINQ
21 23 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
22 21 (11.93%) Scrum
22 21 (11.93%) WPF
22 21 (11.93%) Umbraco
22 21 (11.93%) Backbone.js
23 20 (11.36%) CSS3
23 20 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 18 (10.23%) Continuous Integration

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 21 (11.93%) Umbraco
2 17 (9.66%) CMS
3 11 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 7 (3.98%) IIS
4 7 (3.98%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
5 4 (2.27%) Node.js
6 3 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.57%) WordPress
8 1 (0.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.84%) Internet
2 3 (1.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (39.20%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (5.11%) RavenDB
5 6 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (2.27%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.70%) MySQL
7 3 (1.70%) InterSystems Cache
7 3 (1.70%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.70%) Couchbase
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.14%) Big Data
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.57%) CouchDB
9 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 34 (19.32%) Visual Studio
2 25 (14.20%) NUnit
3 13 (7.39%) ReSharper
4 12 (6.82%) Git (software)
5 9 (5.11%) TeamCity
6 7 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.98%) MSTest
7 6 (3.41%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.84%) Moq
9 4 (2.27%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.70%) Subversion
10 3 (1.70%) Mercurial
11 2 (1.14%) Axure RP
11 2 (1.14%) JIRA
12 1 (0.57%) JUnit
12 1 (0.57%) Selenium
12 1 (0.57%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.57%) Grunt
12 1 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (6.82%) Finance
2 10 (5.68%) Retail
3 9 (5.11%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.70%) Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 165 (93.75%) Developer
2 88 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 26 (14.77%) C# Developer
4 21 (11.93%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (11.36%) C# .NET Developer
6 16 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
7 14 (7.95%) Web Developer
8 13 (7.39%) Umbraco Developer
9 11 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (4.55%) Software Developer
11 5 (2.84%) UI Developer
11 5 (2.84%) Front-End Web Developer
12 4 (2.27%) UI Programmer
12 4 (2.27%) Sitecore Developer
12 4 (2.27%) Java Developer
12 4 (2.27%) Software Engineer
13 3 (1.70%) Senior Developer
13 3 (1.70%) Programmer
13 3 (1.70%) Senior .NET Developer
13 3 (1.70%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (90.34%) .NET
2 106 (60.23%) ASP.NET
3 93 (52.84%) HTML
4 88 (50.00%) CSS
5 81 (46.02%) jQuery
6 74 (42.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 58 (32.95%) WCF
8 52 (29.55%) Web Services
9 38 (21.59%) HTML5
10 37 (21.02%) .NET Framework
11 27 (15.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 25 (14.20%) LINQ
13 21 (11.93%) WPF
13 21 (11.93%) Backbone.js
14 20 (11.36%) CSS3
14 20 (11.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 18 (10.23%) XML
16 17 (9.66%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 16 (9.09%) Ajax
18 15 (8.52%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.27%) Mobile App
1 4 (2.27%) W3C
1 4 (2.27%) N-Tier
2 3 (1.70%) Replication
2 3 (1.70%) Online Banking
2 3 (1.70%) Open Source
3 2 (1.14%) RIA
3 2 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
3 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.14%) Web 2.0
3 2 (1.14%) NHS
4 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.25%) Windows
2 7 (3.98%) Linux
3 1 (0.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.27%) TDD
2 25 (14.20%) OO
3 23 (13.07%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (11.93%) Scrum
5 18 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (6.82%) OOP
7 11 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 11 (6.25%) Web Development
7 11 (6.25%) Unit Testing
8 10 (5.68%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (5.11%) OOD
10 8 (4.55%) CQRS
11 7 (3.98%) Web Design
11 7 (3.98%) Business Analysis
12 5 (2.84%) SOA
12 5 (2.84%) Web Application Development
12 5 (2.84%) User Stories
12 5 (2.84%) BDD
13 4 (2.27%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (2.27%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 144 (81.82%) C#
2 90 (51.14%) JavaScript
3 33 (18.75%) SQL
4 11 (6.25%) Java
5 6 (3.41%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.84%) PHP
6 5 (2.84%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.27%) Groovy
8 3 (1.70%) VB
9 2 (1.14%) XPath
10 1 (0.57%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (5.68%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (1.70%) Varnish
Vendors
1 28 (15.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.98%) Twitter
3 6 (3.41%) Oracle
4 5 (2.84%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.27%) Zend
6 3 (1.70%) hybris
7 2 (1.14%) Google
7 2 (1.14%) Adobe
7 2 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.57%) JBoss
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