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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 65 36 27
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -9
Contract jobs citing MVC 112 145 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.55% 4.70% 5.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 6.33% 7.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 79 110
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£340 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £33.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+20.53% -26.66%
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
3460 2292 2048
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 78.82% 74.27% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2121 1268 1045
Average daily rate £413 £370 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.48% +11.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 101 103
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.16 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £67.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -28 51 £325 - 105
Cheshire -2 45 £340 -2.85% 64
Merseyside -2 12 £309 +2.91% 19
Lancashire -13 1 £190 -36.66% 21
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 157 (68.86%) .NET
2 155 (67.98%) JavaScript
3 135 (59.21%) HTML
4 124 (54.39%) CSS
5 123 (53.95%) C#
6 111 (48.68%) ASP.NET
7 99 (43.42%) jQuery
8 86 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
9 81 (35.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 76 (33.33%) HTML5
11 70 (30.70%) SQL Server
12 58 (25.44%) AngularJS
13 55 (24.12%) Web Services
14 54 (23.68%) SQL
15 53 (23.25%) WCF
16 52 (22.81%) Scrum
17 46 (20.18%) Java
17 46 (20.18%) TDD
18 45 (19.74%) CSS3
19 38 (16.67%) Entity Framework
20 35 (15.35%) .NET Framework
21 34 (14.91%) Spring
21 34 (14.91%) Microsoft
22 33 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
22 33 (14.47%) ASP.NET Web API
23 32 (14.04%) Ajax
24 28 (12.28%) JSON
25 26 (11.40%) OO
25 26 (11.40%) Unit Testing
26 25 (10.96%) Continuous Integration

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 19 (8.33%) CMS
2 12 (5.26%) Node.js
3 11 (4.82%) SharePoint
4 10 (4.39%) Umbraco
4 10 (4.39%) Apache
5 8 (3.51%) IIS
6 7 (3.07%) Tomcat
7 6 (2.63%) JBoss
7 6 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.75%) Liferay
9 3 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (1.32%) Apache ServiceMix
10 2 (0.88%) WordPress
11 1 (0.44%) Documentum
11 1 (0.44%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.44%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.44%) WebSphere Process Server
11 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 8 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.75%) Magento
3 3 (1.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.44%) Tridion
5 1 (0.44%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.32%) SaaS
1 3 (1.32%) PaaS
2 2 (0.88%) IaaS
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.95%) HTTP
2 1 (0.44%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (30.70%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.46%) MySQL
3 14 (6.14%) NoSQL
4 13 (5.70%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (3.51%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.19%) Couchbase
7 5 (2.19%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.75%) RavenDB
8 4 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.88%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.44%) MS Access
10 1 (0.44%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.44%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 33 (14.47%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (9.21%) Git (software)
3 18 (7.89%) Visual Studio
4 7 (3.07%) TeamCity
4 7 (3.07%) Grunt
5 6 (2.63%) Bower
5 6 (2.63%) Selenium
5 6 (2.63%) NUnit
6 5 (2.19%) Subversion
6 5 (2.19%) ReSharper
6 5 (2.19%) gulp
7 4 (1.75%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.75%) Maven
8 3 (1.32%) JUnit
8 3 (1.32%) Hudson
8 3 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.32%) Gradle
8 3 (1.32%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.88%) Ant
9 2 (0.88%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (7.46%) Finance
2 7 (3.07%) Banking
2 7 (3.07%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.19%) Retail
4 4 (1.75%) Legal
5 3 (1.32%) Marketing
6 2 (0.88%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.88%) Advertising
6 2 (0.88%) Back Office
6 2 (0.88%) Electronics
7 1 (0.44%) Law
7 1 (0.44%) Games
Job Titles
1 193 (84.65%) Developer
2 97 (42.54%) .NET Developer
3 29 (12.72%) C# Developer
4 27 (11.84%) Web Developer
5 22 (9.65%) ASP.NET Developer
6 21 (9.21%) C# .NET Developer
7 20 (8.77%) Java Developer
7 20 (8.77%) Front-End Developer
8 16 (7.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (6.14%) Front-End Web Developer
10 13 (5.70%) Designer
11 8 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (3.51%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.07%) PHP Developer
13 6 (2.63%) Architect
13 6 (2.63%) Senior Developer
14 5 (2.19%) UI Developer
14 5 (2.19%) Umbraco Developer
14 5 (2.19%) UI Programmer
14 5 (2.19%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 157 (68.86%) .NET
2 135 (59.21%) HTML
3 124 (54.39%) CSS
4 111 (48.68%) ASP.NET
5 99 (43.42%) jQuery
6 81 (35.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 76 (33.33%) HTML5
8 58 (25.44%) AngularJS
9 55 (24.12%) Web Services
10 53 (23.25%) WCF
11 45 (19.74%) CSS3
12 38 (16.67%) Entity Framework
13 35 (15.35%) .NET Framework
14 34 (14.91%) Spring
15 33 (14.47%) ASP.NET Web API
16 32 (14.04%) Ajax
17 28 (12.28%) JSON
18 24 (10.53%) Hibernate
18 24 (10.53%) REST
19 22 (9.65%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 15 (6.58%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (6.14%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.19%) User Experience
4 3 (1.32%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.32%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (1.32%) Tandem
4 3 (1.32%) Wiki
5 2 (0.88%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.88%) NHS
5 2 (0.88%) DTV
6 1 (0.44%) iPad
6 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.44%) Blog
6 1 (0.44%) Social Network
6 1 (0.44%) iPhone
6 1 (0.44%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.44%) Cryptography
6 1 (0.44%) Animation
6 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.44%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 17 (7.46%) Linux
2 16 (7.02%) Windows
3 7 (3.07%) Android
4 6 (2.63%) Solaris
4 6 (2.63%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.19%) AIX
6 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.44%) UNIX
7 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.44%) SUSE
7 1 (0.44%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (37.72%) Agile Software Development
2 52 (22.81%) Scrum
3 46 (20.18%) TDD
4 26 (11.40%) OO
4 26 (11.40%) Unit Testing
5 25 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (7.89%) SOA
7 15 (6.58%) OOP
7 15 (6.58%) E-Commerce
7 15 (6.58%) BDD
7 15 (6.58%) SDLC
8 14 (6.14%) UML
9 11 (4.82%) Web Development
10 10 (4.39%) Waterfall
10 10 (4.39%) Mentoring
11 8 (3.51%) Domain-Driven Design
11 8 (3.51%) CRM
12 7 (3.07%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (2.63%) OOD
13 6 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 155 (67.98%) JavaScript
2 123 (53.95%) C#
3 54 (23.68%) SQL
4 46 (20.18%) Java
5 22 (9.65%) TypeScript
6 12 (5.26%) PHP
7 10 (4.39%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.07%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.19%) Perl
10 4 (1.75%) Ruby
11 3 (1.32%) Python
11 3 (1.32%) VB
12 2 (0.88%) VBA
12 2 (0.88%) XAML
12 2 (0.88%) PHP5
12 2 (0.88%) Scala
12 2 (0.88%) C
13 1 (0.44%) VBScript
13 1 (0.44%) R
13 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (3.07%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) QA
1 1 (0.44%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (1.75%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (14.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.07%) Sitecore
3 6 (2.63%) HP
4 5 (2.19%) Sun
4 5 (2.19%) BMC
4 5 (2.19%) Zend
5 4 (1.75%) Twitter
5 4 (1.75%) IBM
6 3 (1.32%) Oracle
6 3 (1.32%) SAP
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe
7 1 (0.44%) Avaya
7 1 (0.44%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.44%) Apigee
7 1 (0.44%) Ektron
7 1 (0.44%) Facebook
7 1 (0.44%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.44%) Apple
7 1 (0.44%) Google
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