The first table below looks at the demand for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 23 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +2
Contract jobs citing MVC 8 13 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.21% 4.68% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.35% 6.91% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 1
Average daily rate £369 £350 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% +20.68%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +36.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
184 188 137
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 73.90% 67.63% 57.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 102 88
Average daily rate £425 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £226 £276 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Average hourly rate £20.00 £43.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.28% +201.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
MVC
Berkshire

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Slough

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Slough region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MVC across the Slough region.

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) C#
2 11 (52.38%) HTML
3 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 10 (47.62%) PHP
4 9 (42.86%) jQuery
4 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 8 (38.10%) MySQL
6 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (33.33%) Ajax
6 7 (33.33%) PHP5
7 6 (28.57%) OOP
8 5 (23.81%) XML
9 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
9 4 (19.05%) OO
9 4 (19.05%) Finance
9 4 (19.05%) Scrum
9 4 (19.05%) Zend
9 4 (19.05%) Zend Framework
9 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 3 (14.29%) Symfony
10 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
10 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (14.29%) Change Control
10 3 (14.29%) WCF

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 3 (14.29%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
3 1 (4.76%) Confluence
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (38.10%) MySQL
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.76%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (4.76%) NUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Subversion
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) JUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Publishing
2 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (95.24%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) PHP Developer
3 8 (38.10%) .NET Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Web Developer
4 4 (19.05%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# Developer
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Zend Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) CSS Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (4.76%) UI Developer
6 1 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (4.76%) User Experience Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Umbraco Developer
6 1 (4.76%) UI Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) .NET
1 11 (52.38%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) jQuery
3 9 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (33.33%) Ajax
5 5 (23.81%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) Zend Framework
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 3 (14.29%) Symfony
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (14.29%) WCF
8 2 (9.52%) Web Services
8 2 (9.52%) NHibernate
8 2 (9.52%) WinForms
8 2 (9.52%) HTML5
9 1 (4.76%) LESS
9 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) OOP
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) OO
3 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 3 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 3 (14.29%) Change Control
4 3 (14.29%) OOD
5 2 (9.52%) TDD
5 2 (9.52%) BDD
6 1 (4.76%) User Stories
6 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
6 1 (4.76%) Load Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) Business Development
6 1 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 11 (52.38%) C#
3 10 (47.62%) PHP
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
5 7 (33.33%) PHP5
6 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.76%) Golang
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Open Text
2 1 (4.76%) Adobe