The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 30 22 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing MVC 71 83 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 4.68% 6.70% 6.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.38% 9.51% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 52 41
Average daily rate
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£330 £339 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% +18.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £399 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £28.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +9.55%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1113 873 687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.42% 70.46% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 446 351
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 38 42
Average hourly rate £16.61 £17.30 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.98% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.69 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
Bolton - 9 £325 - 7
Stockport +2 5 £330 +53.48% 5
Altrincham +4 1 - - 4
Wigan - 1 - - 3
Oldham - 1 - - 1
Rochdale - 1 - - 1
MVC
North West

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 99 (65.13%) .NET
2 90 (59.21%) C#
3 84 (55.26%) JavaScript
4 79 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
5 74 (48.68%) HTML
6 70 (46.05%) CSS
7 68 (44.74%) jQuery
8 64 (42.11%) ASP.NET
9 62 (40.79%) SQL Server
10 47 (30.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (27.63%) TDD
12 37 (24.34%) Scrum
13 34 (22.37%) SQL
13 34 (22.37%) OO
14 31 (20.39%) Microsoft
14 31 (20.39%) PHP
15 30 (19.74%) Unit Testing
15 30 (19.74%) WCF
16 29 (19.08%) .NET Framework
16 29 (19.08%) Entity Framework
16 29 (19.08%) OOP
16 29 (19.08%) Web Services
17 28 (18.42%) Visual Studio
17 28 (18.42%) Ajax
18 27 (17.76%) HTML5
19 26 (17.11%) Git (software)
20 24 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
21 23 (15.13%) LINQ
22 21 (13.82%) Java
23 19 (12.50%) MySQL

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (11.84%) CMS
2 14 (9.21%) Apache
3 10 (6.58%) Umbraco
4 7 (4.61%) SharePoint
5 6 (3.95%) IIS
6 4 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.97%) JBoss
7 3 (1.97%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.97%) Drupal
8 2 (1.32%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.32%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.32%) Liferay
8 2 (1.32%) Orchard CMS
8 2 (1.32%) Node.js
8 2 (1.32%) Confluence
9 1 (0.66%) EPiServer CMS
9 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (7.24%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.95%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Magento
1 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.63%) SaaS
2 3 (1.97%) PaaS
2 3 (1.97%) IaaS
3 2 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.32%) HTTP
2 1 (0.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.50%) MySQL
3 17 (11.18%) RavenDB
4 12 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (3.29%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.63%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.97%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.97%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.32%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (18.42%) Visual Studio
2 26 (17.11%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.92%) ReSharper
4 8 (5.26%) Subversion
5 7 (4.61%) TeamCity
6 6 (3.95%) Hudson
6 6 (3.95%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.95%) NUnit
7 5 (3.29%) Selenium
8 4 (2.63%) JIRA
8 4 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (2.63%) JUnit
9 2 (1.32%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (1.32%) Trac
9 2 (1.32%) TestNG
9 2 (1.32%) Gradle
9 2 (1.32%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.32%) MSTest
9 2 (1.32%) Maven
10 1 (0.66%) Log4j
General
1 11 (7.24%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.58%) Finance
3 4 (2.63%) Retail
4 3 (1.97%) Marketing
5 2 (1.32%) Electronics
5 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.66%) Banking
6 1 (0.66%) Advertising
6 1 (0.66%) Games
6 1 (0.66%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 135 (88.82%) Developer
2 67 (44.08%) .NET Developer
3 24 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 20 (13.16%) PHP Developer
5 17 (11.18%) Web Developer
6 14 (9.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 13 (8.55%) ASP.NET Developer
8 12 (7.89%) Java Developer
9 10 (6.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (6.58%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.61%) Architect
10 7 (4.61%) Umbraco Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.95%) Senior C# Developer
12 5 (3.29%) Senior .NET Developer
12 5 (3.29%) Software Architect
13 4 (2.63%) Agile .NET Developer
13 4 (2.63%) Front-End Developer
13 4 (2.63%) .NET Web Developer
13 4 (2.63%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (65.13%) .NET
2 74 (48.68%) HTML
3 70 (46.05%) CSS
4 68 (44.74%) jQuery
5 64 (42.11%) ASP.NET
6 47 (30.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (19.74%) WCF
8 29 (19.08%) .NET Framework
8 29 (19.08%) Entity Framework
8 29 (19.08%) Web Services
9 28 (18.42%) Ajax
10 27 (17.76%) HTML5
11 23 (15.13%) LINQ
12 19 (12.50%) XML
13 18 (11.84%) Spring
14 17 (11.18%) CSS3
15 15 (9.87%) CodeIgniter
16 14 (9.21%) RESTful
16 14 (9.21%) RabbitMQ
16 14 (9.21%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.84%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (4.61%) NHS
3 5 (3.29%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.29%) User Experience
4 4 (2.63%) W3C
5 3 (1.97%) Open Source
6 2 (1.32%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.32%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.32%) DTV
7 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.66%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (0.66%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.66%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.66%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.66%) Social Network
7 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.61%) Linux
2 4 (2.63%) Android
2 4 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.32%) UNIX
4 1 (0.66%) Windows
4 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (51.97%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (27.63%) TDD
3 37 (24.34%) Scrum
4 34 (22.37%) OO
5 30 (19.74%) Unit Testing
6 29 (19.08%) OOP
7 24 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (11.84%) SOA
8 18 (11.84%) Mentoring
9 15 (9.87%) Software Engineering
10 13 (8.55%) BDD
10 13 (8.55%) Web Development
11 12 (7.89%) E-Commerce
12 9 (5.92%) Domain-Driven Design
13 8 (5.26%) CQRS
14 6 (3.95%) Technical Architecture
14 6 (3.95%) Responsive Web Design
15 5 (3.29%) OOD
16 4 (2.63%) System Testing
16 4 (2.63%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 90 (59.21%) C#
2 84 (55.26%) JavaScript
3 34 (22.37%) SQL
4 31 (20.39%) PHP
5 21 (13.82%) Java
6 10 (6.58%) T-SQL
7 6 (3.95%) Ruby
8 5 (3.29%) PHP5
9 4 (2.63%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.97%) Python
11 2 (1.32%) XPath
12 1 (0.66%) XAML
12 1 (0.66%) SPARQL
12 1 (0.66%) Scala
12 1 (0.66%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (11.18%) Degree
2 3 (1.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.29%) QA
2 1 (0.66%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (1.32%) Squid
Vendors
1 31 (20.39%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.29%) Twitter
2 5 (3.29%) Zend
3 4 (2.63%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.32%) hybris
4 2 (1.32%) IBM
4 2 (1.32%) Oracle
4 2 (1.32%) SAP
5 1 (0.66%) Google
5 1 (0.66%) HP
5 1 (0.66%) Avaya
5 1 (0.66%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.66%) Facebook
5 1 (0.66%) EPiServer
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