The first table below looks at the demand for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside 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 Merseyside 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 27 20 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing MVC 2 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.05% 6.31% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 8.97% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.18%
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
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
109 145 172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 57.07% 70.39% 63.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 84 95
Average daily rate £400 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.94% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £234 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 12
Average hourly rate £21.75 - £21.86
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 - £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 - £28.77
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 Merseyside

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Merseyside 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
Wirral - 1 - - 3
Birkenhead - - - - 4
Liverpool - - - - 7
MVC
North West

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 8 (61.54%) C#
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
4 5 (38.46%) Java
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) Typemock
6 3 (23.08%) NMock
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) J2EE
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) Workflow
6 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
7 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) WinForms
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 (7.69%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) NMock
2 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
3 1 (7.69%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
3 1 (7.69%) Xcode
3 1 (7.69%) Subversion
3 1 (7.69%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) .NET Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Java Developer
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (61.54%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
4 5 (38.46%) CSS
4 5 (38.46%) HTML
5 4 (30.77%) Hibernate
5 4 (30.77%) Spring MVC
5 4 (30.77%) Spring
5 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 3 (23.08%) CSS3
6 3 (23.08%) jQuery
6 3 (23.08%) J2EE
7 2 (15.38%) WinForms
7 2 (15.38%) WCF
7 2 (15.38%) WPF
7 2 (15.38%) JSON
8 1 (7.69%) Spring Security
8 1 (7.69%) Ajax
8 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) UNIX
2 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Workflow
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (7.69%) OOP
4 1 (7.69%) OO
4 1 (7.69%) DSDM
4 1 (7.69%) ERP
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) C#
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
3 1 (7.69%) VB
3 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Typemock
2 1 (7.69%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) WSO2