The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 25 53 35
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -18
Contract jobs citing MVC 44 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 7.50% 1.84% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.44% 2.30% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 8 5
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£425 £438 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £251 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.29%
MVC
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
466 521 264
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 79.39% 80.03% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 345 171
Average daily rate £356 £388 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.12% +4.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 12
Average hourly rate £15.25 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £12.95 £10.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.80 £25.00 £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

MVC
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Newport - 27 £425 -
Cardiff +6 14 £415 -5.14% 5
MVC
Wales

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 48 (81.36%) .NET
1 48 (81.36%) ASP.NET
2 47 (79.66%) C#
3 40 (67.80%) SQL Server
4 38 (64.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (59.32%) .NET Framework
6 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
6 33 (55.93%) IIS
6 33 (55.93%) Visual Studio
7 32 (54.24%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (52.54%) Scrum
8 31 (52.54%) BDD
9 30 (50.85%) TDD
10 29 (49.15%) Web Services
11 26 (44.07%) XML
11 26 (44.07%) REST
12 25 (42.37%) SOAP
13 24 (40.68%) SQL Server 2008
14 23 (38.98%) Unit Testing
15 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
16 17 (28.81%) CSS
17 16 (27.12%) HTML
18 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
19 13 (22.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web API
20 12 (20.34%) SQL
21 11 (18.64%) Back Office
21 11 (18.64%) jQuery
21 11 (18.64%) Entity Framework
22 10 (16.95%) CSS3

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 33 (55.93%) IIS
2 5 (8.47%) FileNet
3 3 (5.08%) CMS
3 3 (5.08%) JBoss
3 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.39%) Umbraco
4 2 (3.39%) Mule
4 2 (3.39%) Mule ESB
5 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.69%) ArcGIS
5 1 (1.69%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.69%) MS Office
1 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Magento
2 1 (1.69%) Shopify
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.39%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) HTTP
1 1 (1.69%) SAN
1 1 (1.69%) Intranet
1 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (67.80%) SQL Server
2 24 (40.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.78%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.69%) MS Access
5 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (55.93%) Visual Studio
2 32 (54.24%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.17%) JIRA
4 4 (6.78%) Subversion
4 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.08%) Git (software)
5 3 (5.08%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.39%) ReSharper
6 2 (3.39%) Selenium
6 2 (3.39%) JMeter
6 2 (3.39%) SoapUI
6 2 (3.39%) Gradle
6 2 (3.39%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.69%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.69%) Behat
7 1 (1.69%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.69%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.69%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
General
1 11 (18.64%) Back Office
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Marketing
4 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 58 (98.31%) Developer
2 41 (69.49%) .NET Developer
3 5 (8.47%) Analyst Developer
3 5 (8.47%) Analyst
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Applications Support Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Applications Developer
4 4 (6.78%) Support Analyst
4 4 (6.78%) Applications Support
5 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.08%) ASP.NET Developer
5 3 (5.08%) PHP Developer
6 2 (3.39%) C# Developer
6 2 (3.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Umbraco Developer
6 2 (3.39%) Windows Support Analyst
6 2 (3.39%) Agile .NET Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Agile C# Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Lead .NET Developer
7 1 (1.69%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (81.36%) .NET
1 48 (81.36%) ASP.NET
2 38 (64.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 35 (59.32%) .NET Framework
4 29 (49.15%) Web Services
5 26 (44.07%) XML
5 26 (44.07%) REST
6 25 (42.37%) SOAP
7 17 (28.81%) CSS
8 16 (27.12%) HTML
9 13 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (18.64%) Entity Framework
10 11 (18.64%) jQuery
11 10 (16.95%) WCF
11 10 (16.95%) HTML5
11 10 (16.95%) CSS3
12 6 (10.17%) Spring
13 5 (8.47%) Ajax
13 5 (8.47%) Spring MVC
13 5 (8.47%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) User Experience
2 1 (1.69%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (52.54%) Scrum
2 31 (52.54%) BDD
3 30 (50.85%) TDD
4 23 (38.98%) Unit Testing
5 6 (10.17%) SDLC
6 5 (8.47%) BPEL
6 5 (8.47%) SOA
6 5 (8.47%) Project Management
7 4 (6.78%) OO
7 4 (6.78%) Web Development
8 3 (5.08%) BPMN
8 3 (5.08%) Workflow
9 2 (3.39%) OO PHP
10 1 (1.69%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.69%) Domain-Driven Design
10 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.69%) Use Case
10 1 (1.69%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.69%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 47 (79.66%) C#
2 12 (20.34%) SQL
3 10 (16.95%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.17%) Java
5 5 (8.47%) VB.NET
5 5 (8.47%) PHP
6 2 (3.39%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (30.51%) Security Cleared
2 15 (25.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) vSphere
1 1 (1.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Nagios
1 1 (1.69%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (1.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (5.08%) Oracle
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.39%) Zend
3 1 (1.69%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.69%) Cisco