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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 47 49 37
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -12
Contract jobs citing MVC 125 124 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 3.98% 2.99% 4.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 3.77% 5.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 78 112
Median daily rate £350 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £254 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £425 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £345 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.62% +2.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £44.75
% change year-on-year
-7.09% -13.40%
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
2636 3292 2535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.90% 79.34% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 1993 1510
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 129 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.46 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing MVC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 10 December 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -4 73 £350 +7.69% 75
Merseyside +15 22 £370 +5.71% 6
Lancashire -3 15 £290 -10.76% 17
Cheshire +4 10 £325 -3.70% 25
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for MVC.

1 243 (84.97%) .NET
2 238 (83.22%) C#
3 187 (65.38%) ASP.NET
4 174 (60.84%) JavaScript
5 154 (53.85%) HTML
6 149 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
7 148 (51.75%) SQL Server
8 134 (46.85%) ASP.NET MVC
9 120 (41.96%) CSS
10 117 (40.91%) SQL
11 97 (33.92%) jQuery
12 80 (27.97%) AngularJS
13 79 (27.62%) .NET Framework
14 64 (22.38%) Entity Framework
15 57 (19.93%) TDD
16 52 (18.18%) Web Development
16 52 (18.18%) Scrum
17 44 (15.38%) Microsoft
17 44 (15.38%) HTML5
18 41 (14.34%) ASP.NET Web API
19 37 (12.94%) XML
20 36 (12.59%) WCF
21 34 (11.89%) Team Foundation Server
22 33 (11.54%) BDD
23 31 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
23 31 (10.84%) Web Services
24 30 (10.49%) Git (software)
25 28 (9.79%) Unit Testing
25 28 (9.79%) Visual Studio
26 27 (9.44%) CSS3

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (8.74%) CMS
2 16 (5.59%) Umbraco
3 10 (3.50%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (2.45%) Sitefinity
5 6 (2.10%) IIS
5 6 (2.10%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.75%) Kentico
6 5 (1.75%) WordPress
7 4 (1.40%) ColdFusion
7 4 (1.40%) Jetty
7 4 (1.40%) nginx
7 4 (1.40%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.40%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.05%) Apache
8 3 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.70%) DNN
9 2 (0.70%) EPiServer CMS
9 2 (0.70%) Immediacy CMS
9 2 (0.70%) JBoss
9 2 (0.70%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 14 (4.90%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (2.10%) Magento
2 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.40%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
2 4 (1.40%) Amazon S3
2 4 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.35%) GitHub
3 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.40%) AMQP
1 4 (1.40%) HTTP
2 3 (1.05%) Intranet
2 3 (1.05%) LDAP
3 2 (0.70%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 148 (51.75%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.29%) MySQL
3 17 (5.94%) MongoDB
4 15 (5.24%) NoSQL
4 15 (5.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 12 (4.20%) Relational Database
6 9 (3.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (2.10%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.75%) Apache Cassandra
8 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (1.40%) phpMyAdmin
9 4 (1.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.05%) DB2
10 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.70%) Couchbase
11 2 (0.70%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.70%) Redis
11 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 34 (11.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 30 (10.49%) Git (software)
3 28 (9.79%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 12 (4.20%) Subversion
6 9 (3.15%) Selenium
7 8 (2.80%) Jenkins
8 7 (2.45%) Eclipse
8 7 (2.45%) JUnit
9 5 (1.75%) Maven
9 5 (1.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 4 (1.40%) Gradle
10 4 (1.40%) Grunt
10 4 (1.40%) JIRA
10 4 (1.40%) NuGet
11 3 (1.05%) Moq
11 3 (1.05%) NUnit
12 2 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
12 2 (0.70%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 17 (5.94%) Finance
2 10 (3.50%) Manufacturing
3 9 (3.15%) Advertising
4 5 (1.75%) Banking
5 3 (1.05%) Retail
5 3 (1.05%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.70%) Aerospace
6 2 (0.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.35%) Games
Job Titles
1 274 (95.80%) Developer
2 170 (59.44%) .NET Developer
3 105 (36.71%) C# Developer
4 78 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (21.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 38 (13.29%) ASP.NET Developer
7 27 (9.44%) Senior Developer
8 26 (9.09%) Web Developer
9 25 (8.74%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (8.74%) Full Stack Developer
10 23 (8.04%) SQL Developer
11 19 (6.64%) HTML Developer
12 15 (5.24%) Senior .NET Developer
12 15 (5.24%) Software Developer
13 14 (4.90%) Java Developer
14 13 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
14 13 (4.55%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 12 (4.20%) Angular Developer
15 12 (4.20%) CMS Developer
15 12 (4.20%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (84.97%) .NET
2 187 (65.38%) ASP.NET
3 154 (53.85%) HTML
4 134 (46.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 120 (41.96%) CSS
6 97 (33.92%) jQuery
7 80 (27.97%) AngularJS
8 79 (27.62%) .NET Framework
9 64 (22.38%) Entity Framework
10 44 (15.38%) HTML5
11 41 (14.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 37 (12.94%) XML
13 36 (12.59%) WCF
14 31 (10.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 31 (10.84%) Web Services
15 27 (9.44%) CSS3
16 24 (8.39%) Spring
17 22 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 18 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
19 17 (5.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (2.80%) iPad
3 6 (2.10%) Inversion of Control
4 5 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.40%) Fintech
6 3 (1.05%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.70%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.70%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.70%) Tandem
8 1 (0.35%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.35%) Blog
8 1 (0.35%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.35%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.35%) Replication
8 1 (0.35%) Social Network
8 1 (0.35%) User Experience
8 1 (0.35%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (7.34%) Windows
2 8 (2.80%) Linux
3 7 (2.45%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.40%) Unix
4 4 (1.40%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.70%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.35%) Android
6 1 (0.35%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (52.10%) Agile Software Development
2 57 (19.93%) TDD
3 52 (18.18%) Scrum
3 52 (18.18%) Web Development
4 33 (11.54%) BDD
5 28 (9.79%) Unit Testing
6 23 (8.04%) OO
7 21 (7.34%) E-Commerce
8 15 (5.24%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (5.24%) Project Management
9 14 (4.90%) Content Management
10 13 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
11 12 (4.20%) OOP
12 11 (3.85%) OOD
13 10 (3.50%) SDLC
14 9 (3.15%) Front End Development
14 9 (3.15%) Software Engineering
14 9 (3.15%) SOLID
14 9 (3.15%) Time Management
15 7 (2.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 238 (83.22%) C#
2 174 (60.84%) JavaScript
3 117 (40.91%) SQL
4 24 (8.39%) T-SQL
5 23 (8.04%) Java
5 23 (8.04%) VB.NET
6 14 (4.90%) PHP
7 8 (2.80%) PowerShell
8 5 (1.75%) C++
8 5 (1.75%) TypeScript
8 5 (1.75%) VB
9 4 (1.40%) CFML
10 2 (0.70%) Python
10 2 (0.70%) Ruby
11 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.35%) Lua
11 1 (0.35%) PHP 5
11 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.35%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (2.45%) Degree
2 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) MCAD
4 1 (0.35%) MCP
4 1 (0.35%) MCSD
4 1 (0.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.35%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.35%) Capistrano
1 1 (0.35%) Nagios
1 1 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.35%) Puppet
1 1 (0.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.59%) Sitecore
3 12 (4.20%) Oracle
4 6 (2.10%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.40%) Telerik
6 3 (1.05%) Ektron
6 3 (1.05%) SAP
7 2 (0.70%) Alterian
7 2 (0.70%) Facebook
7 2 (0.70%) Twitter
7 2 (0.70%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.35%) FatWire
8 1 (0.35%) Google
8 1 (0.35%) hybris
8 1 (0.35%) Perforce
8 1 (0.35%) Zend
Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chorley, Lancashire
FT Select
Rate: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
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Senitor Associates
Rate: £320 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Oscar
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Sanderson
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Candour Solutions
Rate: Excellent daily rate
Posted: 5 days ago