The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 17 11 21
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing MVC 9 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.63% 7.87% 5.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.68% 12.28% 8.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
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£325 £290 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% -17.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +48.00%
MVC
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93 57 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 78.81% 64.04% 61.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 20 66
Average daily rate £250 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £374 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £125.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
County Antrim -9 3 £325 +16.07% 4
MVC
UK

MVC
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 8 (66.67%) WCF
3 8 (66.67%) jQuery
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 5 (41.67%) HTML
5 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (16.67%) PHP
6 2 (16.67%) MySQL
6 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (8.33%) Kentico
7 1 (8.33%) CMS
7 1 (8.33%) SQL

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) Kentico
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 2 (16.67%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
1 10 (83.33%) ASP.NET
2 8 (66.67%) WCF
2 8 (66.67%) jQuery
2 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (41.67%) HTML
4 5 (41.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 2 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) SQL