The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 47 40 37
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -3
Contract jobs citing MVC 147 140 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.65% 3.61% 4.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 4.62% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 78 89
Average daily rate £330 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £272 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.09%
MVC
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3275 3030 2316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.35% 78.05% 75.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2028 1664 1217
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £535
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 148 130
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £60.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in the North West

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

MVC
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester -17 67 £325 -1.14% 97
Cheshire +16 59 £363 +1.75% 27
Merseyside +12 13 £325 +11.11% 10
Lancashire -13 1 £275 -27.63% 25
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 216 (69.90%) .NET
2 198 (64.08%) C#
3 175 (56.63%) JavaScript
4 163 (52.75%) CSS
5 160 (51.78%) HTML
6 136 (44.01%) SQL Server
7 122 (39.48%) ASP.NET
8 120 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
9 116 (37.54%) jQuery
10 85 (27.51%) Web Development
10 85 (27.51%) HTML5
11 81 (26.21%) TDD
12 75 (24.27%) SQL
13 72 (23.30%) .NET Framework
14 71 (22.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 69 (22.33%) Web Services
16 68 (22.01%) Java
17 66 (21.36%) AngularJS
18 64 (20.71%) XML
19 57 (18.45%) CSS3
20 53 (17.15%) Front End Development
20 53 (17.15%) Continuous Integration
21 50 (16.18%) Scrum
22 46 (14.89%) Git (software)
23 43 (13.92%) Unit Testing
24 42 (13.59%) Microsoft
25 41 (13.27%) E-Commerce
25 41 (13.27%) Entity Framework
26 40 (12.94%) RESTful
26 40 (12.94%) Visual Studio

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 27 (8.74%) CMS
2 19 (6.15%) Node.js
3 14 (4.53%) WebSphere
4 11 (3.56%) IIS
4 11 (3.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (2.59%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.94%) IBM HTTP Server
6 6 (1.94%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.62%) Confluence
7 5 (1.62%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 5 (1.62%) Umbraco
8 4 (1.29%) EPiServer CMS
9 3 (0.97%) Apache
10 2 (0.65%) GeoServer
10 2 (0.65%) WordPress
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.32%) Drupal
11 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.32%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (5.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.65%) MS Office
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.65%) Magento
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.62%) SaaS
2 2 (0.65%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 2 (0.65%) GitHub
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.88%) HTTP
2 7 (2.27%) Internet
3 4 (1.29%) Network Security
4 2 (0.65%) Firewall
4 2 (0.65%) Intranet
5 1 (0.32%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (44.01%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.68%) MySQL
3 19 (6.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 18 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (4.21%) MongoDB
6 11 (3.56%) NoSQL
7 9 (2.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.59%) Relational Database
9 7 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 5 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
10 5 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.29%) Redis
11 4 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
12 3 (0.97%) Couchbase
13 2 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.65%) GIS
13 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 40 (12.94%) Visual Studio
3 31 (10.03%) JIRA
4 25 (8.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 18 (5.83%) Subversion
6 17 (5.50%) Jenkins
7 15 (4.85%) Selenium
8 13 (4.21%) SpecFlow
9 12 (3.88%) Maven
10 11 (3.56%) JUnit
11 10 (3.24%) Cucumber
11 10 (3.24%) TeamCity
12 9 (2.91%) Grunt
13 8 (2.59%) gulp
13 8 (2.59%) NUnit
14 7 (2.27%) Mockito
14 7 (2.27%) Moq
15 6 (1.94%) Mercurial
15 6 (1.94%) MSTest
15 6 (1.94%) YouTrack
General
1 40 (12.94%) Finance
2 13 (4.21%) Banking
3 3 (0.97%) Retail
4 2 (0.65%) Advertising
4 2 (0.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.65%) Marketing
4 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.32%) Electronics
5 1 (0.32%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.32%) Games
5 1 (0.32%) Local Government
5 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 272 (88.03%) Developer
2 121 (39.16%) .NET Developer
3 82 (26.54%) C# Developer
4 60 (19.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (16.18%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 37 (11.97%) HTML Developer
7 33 (10.68%) Java Developer
8 30 (9.71%) JavaScript Developer
8 30 (9.71%) Senior Developer
9 29 (9.39%) ASP.NET Developer
10 28 (9.06%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 28 (9.06%) Web Developer
11 26 (8.41%) HTML CSS Developer
12 24 (7.77%) SQL Developer
13 20 (6.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (5.83%) Lead Developer
15 16 (5.18%) PHP Developer
16 15 (4.85%) Full Stack Developer
16 15 (4.85%) Technical Leader
17 13 (4.21%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (69.90%) .NET
2 163 (52.75%) CSS
3 160 (51.78%) HTML
4 122 (39.48%) ASP.NET
5 116 (37.54%) jQuery
6 85 (27.51%) HTML5
7 72 (23.30%) .NET Framework
8 71 (22.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 69 (22.33%) Web Services
10 66 (21.36%) AngularJS
11 64 (20.71%) XML
12 57 (18.45%) CSS3
13 41 (13.27%) Entity Framework
14 40 (12.94%) RESTful
14 40 (12.94%) Spring
14 40 (12.94%) WCF
15 38 (12.30%) JSON
16 37 (11.97%) ASP.NET Web API
17 32 (10.36%) Spring MVC
18 27 (8.74%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.53%) Enterprise Software
1 14 (4.53%) N-Tier
2 13 (4.21%) iPad
3 11 (3.56%) Mobile App
4 10 (3.24%) User Experience
5 9 (2.91%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.62%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.62%) Replication
7 4 (1.29%) Online Banking
7 4 (1.29%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.65%) Client/Server
8 2 (0.65%) NHS
9 1 (0.32%) Animation
9 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.32%) Informatics
9 1 (0.32%) Inversion of Control
9 1 (0.32%) LIMS
9 1 (0.32%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.32%) W3C
9 1 (0.32%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.47%) Windows
2 9 (2.91%) Linux
3 7 (2.27%) Unix
4 6 (1.94%) Android
4 6 (1.94%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (1.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.29%) Windows Mobile
7 3 (0.97%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.32%) webOS
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (38.83%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (27.51%) Web Development
3 81 (26.21%) TDD
4 53 (17.15%) Continuous Integration
4 53 (17.15%) Front End Development
5 50 (16.18%) Scrum
6 43 (13.92%) Unit Testing
7 41 (13.27%) E-Commerce
8 33 (10.68%) OO
9 32 (10.36%) BDD
10 24 (7.77%) Software Engineering
11 22 (7.12%) Web Design
12 18 (5.83%) OOP
12 18 (5.83%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (4.85%) OWASP
14 14 (4.53%) SDLC
15 12 (3.88%) Kanban
16 11 (3.56%) Integration Testing
16 11 (3.56%) Requirements Analysis
16 11 (3.56%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 198 (64.08%) C#
2 175 (56.63%) JavaScript
3 75 (24.27%) SQL
4 68 (22.01%) Java
5 32 (10.36%) T-SQL
6 25 (8.09%) PHP
7 16 (5.18%) VB.NET
8 6 (1.94%) C++
8 6 (1.94%) Go
8 6 (1.94%) XPath
9 5 (1.62%) Objective-C
9 5 (1.62%) Python
9 5 (1.62%) VB
10 4 (1.29%) PHP 5
10 4 (1.29%) PowerShell
10 4 (1.29%) XAML
11 2 (0.65%) C
11 2 (0.65%) Ruby
12 1 (0.32%) R
12 1 (0.32%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (6.47%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.85%) Degree
3 11 (3.56%) BC Cleared
4 9 (2.91%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.65%) PhD
6 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.56%) WCAG
2 6 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 4 (1.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.32%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 42 (13.59%) Microsoft
2 26 (8.41%) Oracle
3 24 (7.77%) EPiServer
4 13 (4.21%) Sitecore
5 9 (2.91%) Zend
6 7 (2.27%) Sybase
7 6 (1.94%) hybris
7 6 (1.94%) IBM
7 6 (1.94%) TIBCO
7 6 (1.94%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.62%) BEA
8 5 (1.62%) Capita
8 5 (1.62%) Perforce
9 4 (1.29%) Appcelerator
9 4 (1.29%) DevExpress
9 4 (1.29%) Google
9 4 (1.29%) Tableau
9 4 (1.29%) Twitter
10 3 (0.97%) OpenText
10 3 (0.97%) Telerik
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