The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 20 15 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +24
Contract jobs citing MVC 8 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.06% 4.20% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.67% 6.33% 2.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £306 £444
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -30.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £300 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £321 £529
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.75 £36.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+35.41% +20.00%
MVC
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
75 79 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 56.82% 66.39% 73.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 53 87
Average daily rate £338 £313 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £220 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £400 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Average hourly rate £21.50 £16.85 £16.71
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.63% +0.80%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Cannock - 6 £375 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent -4 2 £344 +14.58%
Tamworth - - - -
Lichfield - - - - 3
Stafford - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - - 1
MVC
West Midlands

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 8 (88.89%) Web Application Development
2 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 8 (88.89%) Apache
3 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 7 (77.78%) Ajax
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (66.67%) Taxonomies
4 6 (66.67%) Blog
4 6 (66.67%) Drupal
4 6 (66.67%) PHP5
4 6 (66.67%) Time Management
4 6 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (66.67%) XML
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) IIS
4 6 (66.67%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) LAMP
4 6 (66.67%) Social Media
4 6 (66.67%) User Experience
4 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (55.56%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (88.89%) Apache
2 6 (66.67%) IIS
2 6 (66.67%) Drupal
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (11.11%) Liferay
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Tridion
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (22.22%) Subversion
1 2 (22.22%) PHPUnit
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
2 1 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (11.11%) Yeoman
2 1 (11.11%) Bower
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (77.78%) Ajax
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
3 6 (66.67%) XML
3 6 (66.67%) LAMP
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (22.22%) Laravel
6 1 (11.11%) Sass
6 1 (11.11%) Zepto.js
6 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 1 (11.11%) CSS3
6 1 (11.11%) Modernizr
6 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
6 1 (11.11%) DOM
6 1 (11.11%) JSON
6 1 (11.11%) .NET
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
6 1 (11.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Taxonomies
1 6 (66.67%) Blog
1 6 (66.67%) Social Media
1 6 (66.67%) User Experience
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Web Application Development
2 6 (66.67%) Time Management
2 6 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) OOP
4 2 (22.22%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Workflow
5 1 (11.11%) Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) PHP
3 6 (66.67%) SQL
3 6 (66.67%) PHP5
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Java
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) Sitecore