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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 22 22 31
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing MVC 86 73 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 6.79% 6.55% 4.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.75% 8.87% 7.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 55 49
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 £223 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £335 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £43.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
-27.90% +49.56%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
882 823 923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 69.61% 73.81% 66.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 443 466
Average daily rate £350 £330 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £240 £212
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 29 33 44
Average hourly rate £15.79 £17.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.77% -26.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.30 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.40 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -30.00% 7
Wigan - 3 £300 - 5
Bolton - 3 £215 - 8
Salford +1 2 £319 +6.25% 1
Oldham - 2 - - 1
Rochdale - - - - 1
Bury - - - -
Cheadle - - - - 1
MVC
North West

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 158 (90.29%) .NET
2 143 (81.71%) C#
3 104 (59.43%) ASP.NET
4 95 (54.29%) HTML
5 90 (51.43%) JavaScript
5 90 (51.43%) CSS
6 82 (46.86%) jQuery
7 73 (41.71%) ASP.NET MVC
8 69 (39.43%) SQL Server
9 57 (32.57%) WCF
10 54 (30.86%) Web Services
11 47 (26.86%) TDD
12 40 (22.86%) HTML5
13 37 (21.14%) .NET Framework
14 33 (18.86%) Visual Studio
15 32 (18.29%) SQL
16 29 (16.57%) SQL Server 2008
17 27 (15.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 25 (14.29%) LINQ
18 25 (14.29%) Microsoft
18 25 (14.29%) NUnit
19 24 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
19 24 (13.71%) OO
20 22 (12.57%) Scrum
20 22 (12.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 21 (12.00%) CSS3
21 21 (12.00%) Backbone.js
22 20 (11.43%) Umbraco
22 20 (11.43%) WPF
23 18 (10.29%) XML

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 20 (11.43%) Umbraco
2 16 (9.14%) CMS
3 11 (6.29%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.00%) IIS
4 7 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
5 4 (2.29%) Node.js
5 4 (2.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.14%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.57%) WordPress
8 1 (0.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (1.71%) 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 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.86%) Internet
2 3 (1.71%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (39.43%) SQL Server
2 29 (16.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (5.14%) RavenDB
5 6 (3.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.71%) MySQL
6 3 (1.71%) InterSystems Cache
6 3 (1.71%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.14%) Couchbase
7 2 (1.14%) Big Data
7 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (18.86%) Visual Studio
2 25 (14.29%) NUnit
3 13 (7.43%) ReSharper
4 12 (6.86%) Git (software)
5 9 (5.14%) TeamCity
6 7 (4.00%) MSTest
6 7 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (3.43%) SpecFlow
8 5 (2.86%) Moq
9 4 (2.29%) Eclipse
10 3 (1.71%) Subversion
10 3 (1.71%) 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 (6.86%) Finance
2 10 (5.71%) Retail
3 9 (5.14%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.71%) Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 165 (94.29%) Developer
2 89 (50.86%) .NET Developer
3 25 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 22 (12.57%) ASP.NET Developer
5 20 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (9.71%) Front-End Developer
7 16 (9.14%) Web Developer
8 13 (7.43%) Umbraco Developer
9 11 (6.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.00%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.43%) Front-End Web Developer
12 5 (2.86%) UI Developer
13 4 (2.29%) Sitecore Developer
13 4 (2.29%) UI Programmer
13 4 (2.29%) Java Developer
13 4 (2.29%) Software Engineer
13 4 (2.29%) Senior Developer
14 3 (1.71%) Senior .NET Developer
14 3 (1.71%) .NET Web Developer
14 3 (1.71%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (90.29%) .NET
2 104 (59.43%) ASP.NET
3 95 (54.29%) HTML
4 90 (51.43%) CSS
5 82 (46.86%) jQuery
6 73 (41.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 57 (32.57%) WCF
8 54 (30.86%) Web Services
9 40 (22.86%) HTML5
10 37 (21.14%) .NET Framework
11 27 (15.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 25 (14.29%) LINQ
13 22 (12.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 21 (12.00%) CSS3
14 21 (12.00%) Backbone.js
15 20 (11.43%) WPF
16 18 (10.29%) XML
16 18 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 16 (9.14%) Ajax
18 15 (8.57%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (2.86%) W3C
1 5 (2.86%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.29%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.71%) Replication
3 3 (1.71%) Online Banking
3 3 (1.71%) Open Source
4 2 (1.14%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.14%) RIA
4 2 (1.14%) Web 2.0
4 2 (1.14%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.14%) NHS
5 1 (0.57%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.57%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.29%) Windows
2 6 (3.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (26.86%) TDD
2 24 (13.71%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (13.71%) OO
3 22 (12.57%) Scrum
4 17 (9.71%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (6.86%) Web Development
5 12 (6.86%) OOP
6 11 (6.29%) E-Commerce
6 11 (6.29%) Unit Testing
7 10 (5.71%) Domain-Driven Design
8 9 (5.14%) OOD
9 8 (4.57%) CQRS
9 8 (4.57%) Web Design
10 7 (4.00%) Business Analysis
11 6 (3.43%) Web Application Development
12 5 (2.86%) SOA
13 4 (2.29%) BDD
13 4 (2.29%) Dependency Injection
13 4 (2.29%) User Stories
13 4 (2.29%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 143 (81.71%) C#
2 90 (51.43%) JavaScript
3 32 (18.29%) SQL
4 11 (6.29%) Java
5 6 (3.43%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.86%) PHP
6 5 (2.86%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.29%) Groovy
8 3 (1.71%) VB
9 2 (1.14%) XPath
10 1 (0.57%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 10 (5.71%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (1.71%) Varnish
Vendors
1 25 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (4.57%) Twitter
3 5 (2.86%) Oracle
3 5 (2.86%) Sitecore
4 4 (2.29%) Zend
5 3 (1.71%) hybris
6 2 (1.14%) Google
6 2 (1.14%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.14%) Adobe
7 1 (0.57%) JBoss
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