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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 42 30 36
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing MVC 130 163 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.60% 5.75% 4.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 7.96% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 94 69
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£318 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £424 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £339 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.37% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +128.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +14.06%
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
2697 2048 1649
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 74.77% 72.27% 70.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1464 1047 809
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £241
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 128 80
Average hourly rate £41.00 £31.56 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.93% +14.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.58 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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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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 -10 80 £318 -9.28% 110
Cheshire -19 30 £300 -14.28% 55
Lancashire 0 13 £290 -22.66% 18
Cumbria -13 2 - - 1
Merseyside -18 1 £350 +9.37% 24
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 182 (66.91%) .NET
2 176 (64.71%) C#
3 159 (58.46%) JavaScript
4 141 (51.84%) HTML
5 136 (50.00%) CSS
6 131 (48.16%) ASP.NET
7 126 (46.32%) jQuery
8 125 (45.96%) SQL Server
9 115 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
10 93 (34.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 75 (27.57%) TDD
12 66 (24.26%) SQL
13 59 (21.69%) .NET Framework
14 57 (20.96%) Visual Studio
15 55 (20.22%) Scrum
15 55 (20.22%) Web Services
16 50 (18.38%) Ajax
16 50 (18.38%) HTML5
16 50 (18.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 47 (17.28%) OO
18 46 (16.91%) Java
19 44 (16.18%) XML
19 44 (16.18%) Microsoft
20 43 (15.81%) CSS3
21 40 (14.71%) LINQ
22 39 (14.34%) WCF
23 37 (13.60%) Spring
23 37 (13.60%) Unit Testing
24 34 (12.50%) PHP
25 33 (12.13%) Continuous Integration

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 21 (7.72%) Umbraco
2 20 (7.35%) CMS
3 18 (6.62%) Apache
4 8 (2.94%) IIS
5 6 (2.21%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.21%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.21%) Node.js
6 5 (1.84%) Orchard CMS
6 5 (1.84%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.84%) Confluence
6 5 (1.84%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.84%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.47%) MQSeries
8 3 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.74%) Drupal
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.37%) ColdFusion
10 1 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.37%) Kentico
10 1 (0.37%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 19 (6.99%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.31%) Mingle
3 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.21%) SaaS
2 2 (0.74%) IaaS
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.10%) HTTP
2 2 (0.74%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.74%) SSH
3 1 (0.37%) ATM
3 1 (0.37%) GPRS
3 1 (0.37%) UMTS
3 1 (0.37%) Intranet
3 1 (0.37%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (45.96%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.56%) MySQL
2 26 (9.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (6.99%) RavenDB
4 12 (4.41%) Oracle Database
5 10 (3.68%) Oracle Database 11g
6 9 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (3.31%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.57%) NoSQL
8 6 (2.21%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.84%) Couchbase
10 4 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.10%) MS Access
12 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.74%) Big Data
12 2 (0.74%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.37%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 57 (20.96%) Visual Studio
2 31 (11.40%) Git (software)
3 15 (5.51%) Subversion
4 14 (5.15%) NUnit
5 11 (4.04%) JUnit
5 11 (4.04%) TeamCity
6 9 (3.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.94%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.57%) JIRA
9 6 (2.21%) Hudson
10 5 (1.84%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.84%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 5 (1.84%) ReSharper
10 5 (1.84%) MSTest
10 5 (1.84%) Maven
11 4 (1.47%) Ant
11 4 (1.47%) Selenium
12 3 (1.10%) Gradle
13 2 (0.74%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.74%) Mockito
General
1 21 (7.72%) Finance
2 17 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 10 (3.68%) Retail
4 6 (2.21%) Banking
5 5 (1.84%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.10%) Back Office
6 3 (1.10%) Electronics
6 3 (1.10%) Marketing
7 1 (0.37%) Games
7 1 (0.37%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 226 (83.09%) Developer
2 102 (37.50%) .NET Developer
3 57 (20.96%) C# Developer
4 37 (13.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 32 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 25 (9.19%) Web Developer
7 24 (8.82%) PHP Developer
7 24 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 23 (8.46%) Senior Developer
9 22 (8.09%) Java Developer
10 16 (5.88%) Architect
11 11 (4.04%) Senior C# Developer
11 11 (4.04%) Senior .NET Developer
12 10 (3.68%) Software Developer
13 9 (3.31%) Technical Architect
14 8 (2.94%) Umbraco Developer
15 7 (2.57%) .NET Web Developer
15 7 (2.57%) Front-End Developer
16 6 (2.21%) JavaScript Developer
17 5 (1.84%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (66.91%) .NET
2 141 (51.84%) HTML
3 136 (50.00%) CSS
4 131 (48.16%) ASP.NET
5 126 (46.32%) jQuery
6 93 (34.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 59 (21.69%) .NET Framework
8 55 (20.22%) Web Services
9 50 (18.38%) Ajax
9 50 (18.38%) HTML5
9 50 (18.38%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 44 (16.18%) XML
11 43 (15.81%) CSS3
12 40 (14.71%) LINQ
13 39 (14.34%) WCF
14 37 (13.60%) Spring
15 31 (11.40%) Spring MVC
16 28 (10.29%) RESTful
17 25 (9.19%) AngularJS
18 24 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (5.15%) NHS
4 10 (3.68%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.94%) Open Source
6 7 (2.57%) User Experience
7 5 (1.84%) W3C
7 5 (1.84%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.47%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.10%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.10%) DTV
9 3 (1.10%) iPad
9 3 (1.10%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.74%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.74%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.37%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.37%) Linked Data
11 1 (0.37%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.37%) Wiki
11 1 (0.37%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.41%) Linux
2 10 (3.68%) Windows
3 7 (2.57%) UNIX
4 4 (1.47%) Android
4 4 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.10%) AIX
6 1 (0.37%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (42.28%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (27.57%) TDD
3 55 (20.22%) Scrum
4 47 (17.28%) OO
5 37 (13.60%) Unit Testing
6 33 (12.13%) Continuous Integration
7 31 (11.40%) Web Development
8 27 (9.93%) BDD
9 26 (9.56%) SOA
10 25 (9.19%) Mentoring
11 23 (8.46%) OOP
12 20 (7.35%) E-Commerce
13 18 (6.62%) Software Engineering
14 13 (4.78%) Kanban
15 11 (4.04%) Domain-Driven Design
16 10 (3.68%) Technical Architecture
17 9 (3.31%) MVVM
17 9 (3.31%) Responsive Web Design
18 8 (2.94%) Extreme Programming
19 7 (2.57%) OO PHP
Programming Languages
1 176 (64.71%) C#
2 159 (58.46%) JavaScript
3 66 (24.26%) SQL
4 46 (16.91%) Java
5 34 (12.50%) PHP
6 23 (8.46%) T-SQL
7 10 (3.68%) PL/SQL
8 9 (3.31%) Ruby
8 9 (3.31%) XPath
8 9 (3.31%) Scala
9 6 (2.21%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.84%) VB
11 3 (1.10%) PHP5
11 3 (1.10%) VBScript
11 3 (1.10%) Perl
11 3 (1.10%) XAML
12 2 (0.74%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.37%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.37%) C
13 1 (0.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (7.72%) Degree
2 6 (2.21%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.74%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.84%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.74%) Puppet
1 2 (0.74%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 44 (16.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.62%) Oracle
3 7 (2.57%) Sitecore
4 5 (1.84%) hybris
4 5 (1.84%) Twitter
4 5 (1.84%) IBM
5 4 (1.47%) HP
5 4 (1.47%) SAP
5 4 (1.47%) Zend
6 3 (1.10%) BMC
6 3 (1.10%) Sun
7 1 (0.37%) Citrix
7 1 (0.37%) Adobe
7 1 (0.37%) Apple
7 1 (0.37%) Google
7 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
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