The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 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 South Wales 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 51 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -3
Contract jobs citing MVC 17 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.74% 1.45% 1.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.70% 2.08% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 6
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +5.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £338 £328
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £323 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.32% +4.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.00 £41.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-24.39% +64.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
460 289 302
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 74.19% 69.98% 69.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 323 183 195
Average daily rate £375 £339 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.70% -7.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £12.90 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £16.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
MVC
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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 28 July 2014.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Cardiff -4 10 £288 -8.14% 6
Newport -10 6 £398 +17.77% 1
Torfaen - 1 £375 - 1
Vale of Glamorgan - - - -
Bridgend - - - - 3
Caerphilly - - - -
Monmouthshire - - - -
Gwent - - - -
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MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 28 (82.35%) Web Services
2 23 (67.65%) SOAP
3 22 (64.71%) Java
4 19 (55.88%) Scrum
5 17 (50.00%) Spring
6 16 (47.06%) Finance
7 15 (44.12%) Hibernate
7 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
7 15 (44.12%) Unit Testing
8 14 (41.18%) Apache Ivy
8 14 (41.18%) Ant
8 14 (41.18%) Maven
9 13 (38.24%) Struts
9 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
9 13 (38.24%) C#
9 13 (38.24%) .NET
10 12 (35.29%) J2EE
10 12 (35.29%) REST
10 12 (35.29%) JPA
10 12 (35.29%) Java EE
10 12 (35.29%) WCF
11 11 (32.35%) Spring Web Flow
11 11 (32.35%) TDD
12 10 (29.41%) JUnit
12 10 (29.41%) UML
12 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
13 9 (26.47%) Degree
13 9 (26.47%) Mathematics

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 10 (29.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (20.59%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Ant
1 14 (41.18%) Maven
1 14 (41.18%) Apache Ivy
2 10 (29.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (29.41%) JUnit
3 9 (26.47%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.94%) Subversion
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
4 1 (2.94%) TestNG
4 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (47.06%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (67.65%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) Architect
3 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
4 8 (23.53%) Team Leader
4 8 (23.53%) Development Team Leader
4 8 (23.53%) Java Team Leader
4 8 (23.53%) Java Developer
5 6 (17.65%) Lead Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Technical Architect
6 4 (11.76%) Senior Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Developer
7 3 (8.82%) Java Architect
7 3 (8.82%) Scala Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Software Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) J2EE Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) Software Development Team Leader
8 2 (5.88%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
9 1 (2.94%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (82.35%) Web Services
2 23 (67.65%) SOAP
3 17 (50.00%) Spring
4 15 (44.12%) Hibernate
5 13 (38.24%) Struts
5 13 (38.24%) .NET
5 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
6 12 (35.29%) J2EE
6 12 (35.29%) Java EE
6 12 (35.29%) WCF
6 12 (35.29%) JPA
6 12 (35.29%) REST
7 11 (32.35%) Spring Web Flow
8 10 (29.41%) .NET Framework
9 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (26.47%) XML
9 9 (26.47%) JMS
10 8 (23.53%) CSS
10 8 (23.53%) HTML
10 8 (23.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Mathematics
2 8 (23.53%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (17.65%) Mobile Payment
4 4 (11.76%) Open Source
5 1 (2.94%) AS400
5 1 (2.94%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Windows
2 1 (2.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (55.88%) Scrum
2 15 (44.12%) Unit Testing
3 11 (32.35%) TDD
4 10 (29.41%) UML
5 9 (26.47%) Mobile Commerce
6 8 (23.53%) BDD
7 7 (20.59%) OO
8 3 (8.82%) SOA
9 2 (5.88%) OO PHP
9 2 (5.88%) Workflow
10 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.94%) Logistics
10 1 (2.94%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.94%) Web Development
10 1 (2.94%) Refactoring
10 1 (2.94%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (2.94%) Test Automation
10 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) Java
2 13 (38.24%) C#
3 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 7 (20.59%) SQL
5 4 (11.76%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) Scala
6 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.88%) PHP5
7 2 (5.88%) PHP4
Qualifications
1 9 (26.47%) Degree
2 8 (23.53%) Security Cleared
3 5 (14.71%) SC Cleared
4 3 (8.82%) MCSD
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 4 (11.76%) Zend
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Informatica
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 to £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
DP Connect
Rate: £375 - £420 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago