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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 39 24 45
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Contract jobs citing MVC 130 177 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 4.09% 5.95% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.63% 8.28% 5.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 126 76
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £375 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%
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
2309 2138 2252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 72.72% 71.84% 65.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1328 1080 1189
Average daily rate £375 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 112 113
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.47 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.76% -19.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £12.22 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.00 £45.00 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 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
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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 -9 74 £325 - 97
Cheshire -2 35 £330 +10.00% 42
Lancashire -29 7 £308 +2.50% 14
Merseyside -8 5 £300 -1.63% 19
MVC
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MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

1 194 (77.29%) .NET
2 184 (73.31%) C#
3 136 (54.18%) ASP.NET
4 134 (53.39%) HTML
4 134 (53.39%) JavaScript
5 122 (48.61%) CSS
6 93 (37.05%) Agile Software Development
7 92 (36.65%) SQL Server
8 91 (36.25%) jQuery
9 82 (32.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 70 (27.89%) Web Services
11 67 (26.69%) SQL
12 65 (25.90%) WCF
13 63 (25.10%) TDD
14 56 (22.31%) HTML5
15 49 (19.52%) .NET Framework
16 39 (15.54%) Visual Studio
17 38 (15.14%) OO
18 37 (14.74%) Scrum
19 36 (14.34%) Microsoft
20 35 (13.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
21 34 (13.55%) CSS3
22 33 (13.15%) Java
23 32 (12.75%) SQL Server 2008
24 30 (11.95%) XML
25 29 (11.55%) LINQ
26 27 (10.76%) Web Development
26 27 (10.76%) WPF
26 27 (10.76%) Ajax
27 25 (9.96%) Windows

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 24 (9.56%) Umbraco
2 19 (7.57%) CMS
3 16 (6.37%) SharePoint
4 10 (3.98%) IIS
4 10 (3.98%) Adobe CQ
5 8 (3.19%) Apache
6 7 (2.79%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (2.39%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (1.99%) Node.js
9 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.20%) NServiceBus
10 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.80%) Liferay
11 2 (0.80%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.80%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.40%) Drupal
12 1 (0.40%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.40%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (3.59%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.59%) MS Office
4 2 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) Office 365
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.79%) Intranet
2 6 (2.39%) Internet
3 3 (1.20%) HTTP
4 2 (0.80%) FTP
5 1 (0.40%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 92 (36.65%) SQL Server
2 32 (12.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (5.58%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (5.58%) Relational Database
4 13 (5.18%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.59%) RDBMS
6 8 (3.19%) MySQL
6 8 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.79%) Couchbase
7 7 (2.79%) InterSystems Cache
8 6 (2.39%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.39%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.99%) CouchDB
9 5 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.59%) RavenDB
11 3 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2000
12 2 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.80%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 39 (15.54%) Visual Studio
2 23 (9.16%) NUnit
3 17 (6.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 15 (5.98%) Maven
5 13 (5.18%) Jenkins
6 12 (4.78%) Git (software)
7 9 (3.59%) TeamCity
8 7 (2.79%) Subversion
9 6 (2.39%) MSTest
10 5 (1.99%) ReSharper
11 4 (1.59%) Axure RP
12 3 (1.20%) Gradle
12 3 (1.20%) JIRA
12 3 (1.20%) Ant
13 2 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
13 2 (0.80%) Eclipse
13 2 (0.80%) JMeter
13 2 (0.80%) SpecFlow
13 2 (0.80%) Mockito
13 2 (0.80%) Mercurial
General
1 19 (7.57%) Finance
2 14 (5.58%) Retail
3 13 (5.18%) Marketing
4 8 (3.19%) Banking
5 4 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.40%) Advertising
7 1 (0.40%) Games
7 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.40%) Back Office
7 1 (0.40%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (0.40%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 214 (85.26%) Developer
2 94 (37.45%) .NET Developer
3 35 (13.94%) C# Developer
4 23 (9.16%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (7.57%) ASP.NET Developer
6 15 (5.98%) Web Developer
6 15 (5.98%) Front-End Developer
7 14 (5.58%) Java Developer
7 14 (5.58%) Software Developer
8 13 (5.18%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (5.18%) Umbraco Developer
9 11 (4.38%) Architect
10 7 (2.79%) PHP Developer
10 7 (2.79%) Sitecore Developer
11 6 (2.39%) Senior Developer
12 5 (1.99%) UI Developer
13 4 (1.59%) Front-End Web Developer
13 4 (1.59%) SharePoint Developer
13 4 (1.59%) Linux Engineer
13 4 (1.59%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (77.29%) .NET
2 136 (54.18%) ASP.NET
3 134 (53.39%) HTML
4 122 (48.61%) CSS
5 91 (36.25%) jQuery
6 82 (32.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 70 (27.89%) Web Services
8 65 (25.90%) WCF
9 56 (22.31%) HTML5
10 49 (19.52%) .NET Framework
11 35 (13.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 34 (13.55%) CSS3
13 30 (11.95%) XML
14 29 (11.55%) LINQ
15 27 (10.76%) WPF
15 27 (10.76%) Ajax
16 25 (9.96%) AngularJS
17 23 (9.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 22 (8.76%) RESTful
19 20 (7.97%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.39%) Computer Science
3 5 (1.99%) N-Tier
4 4 (1.59%) Web 2.0
4 4 (1.59%) Open Source
4 4 (1.59%) User Experience
5 3 (1.20%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.20%) Online Banking
5 3 (1.20%) Animation
5 3 (1.20%) NHS
6 2 (0.80%) Derivative
6 2 (0.80%) RIA
6 2 (0.80%) iPhone
6 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.40%) Life Science
7 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.40%) Social Media
7 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.40%) Replication
7 1 (0.40%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 25 (9.96%) Windows
2 20 (7.97%) Linux
3 8 (3.19%) AIX
4 7 (2.79%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (37.05%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (25.10%) TDD
3 38 (15.14%) OO
4 37 (14.74%) Scrum
5 27 (10.76%) Web Development
6 18 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (5.98%) Software Engineering
8 13 (5.18%) E-Commerce
9 12 (4.78%) SOA
10 11 (4.38%) OOP
10 11 (4.38%) Unit Testing
10 11 (4.38%) User Stories
11 10 (3.98%) DevOps
11 10 (3.98%) BDD
12 9 (3.59%) MVVM
13 8 (3.19%) Pair Programming
14 7 (2.79%) Refactoring
14 7 (2.79%) Business Analysis
14 7 (2.79%) OOD
15 6 (2.39%) UML
Programming Languages
1 184 (73.31%) C#
2 134 (53.39%) JavaScript
3 67 (26.69%) SQL
4 33 (13.15%) Java
5 18 (7.17%) T-SQL
6 12 (4.78%) PHP
7 8 (3.19%) Perl
8 6 (2.39%) C++
8 6 (2.39%) VB
8 6 (2.39%) VB.NET
8 6 (2.39%) Scala
9 4 (1.59%) XAML
10 3 (1.20%) VBScript
10 3 (1.20%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.20%) XPath
11 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.80%) VC++
12 1 (0.40%) Python
12 1 (0.40%) VB6
12 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (5.18%) Degree
2 2 (0.80%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.20%) QA
2 2 (0.80%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 36 (14.34%) Microsoft
2 17 (6.77%) Oracle
3 15 (5.98%) Adobe
4 8 (3.19%) Sun
4 8 (3.19%) HP
4 8 (3.19%) BMC
4 8 (3.19%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.99%) JBoss
5 5 (1.99%) Twitter
6 3 (1.20%) hybris
6 3 (1.20%) Zend
7 2 (0.80%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.80%) Google
7 2 (0.80%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.40%) FatWire
8 1 (0.40%) Telerik
8 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.40%) Canoo
8 1 (0.40%) IBM
8 1 (0.40%) SAP
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