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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 15 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Contract jobs citing MVC 21 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 10.10% 3.94% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.96% 5.68% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 1
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£338 £325 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.84%
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
162 88 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 77.88% 69.29% 62.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 51 36
Average daily rate £375 £320 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £410 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 7
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.30 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% -13.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.77 £11.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £25.00 £21.29
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 10 £325 - 5
Lichfield - 3 £363 - 4
Stafford -4 1 £350 +2.94% 3
Tamworth - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - - 3
MVC
West Midlands

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 20 (68.97%) CSS
3 18 (62.07%) C#
3 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
4 17 (58.62%) HTML
5 16 (55.17%) jQuery
6 11 (37.93%) HTML5
7 10 (34.48%) Razor View Engine
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
9 8 (27.59%) SQL
10 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
11 6 (20.69%) Web Design
11 6 (20.69%) Scrum
11 6 (20.69%) Node.js
12 5 (17.24%) CSS3
12 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (17.24%) MySQL
12 5 (17.24%) PHP
12 5 (17.24%) XML
12 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
13 4 (13.79%) Web Services
13 4 (13.79%) Apache
13 4 (13.79%) Web Development
13 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
13 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
13 4 (13.79%) User Experience
13 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 6 (20.69%) Node.js
2 4 (13.79%) Apache
3 3 (10.34%) IIS
3 3 (10.34%) Drupal
4 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.24%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (3.45%) Subversion
1 1 (3.45%) ReSharper
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (3.45%) Back Office
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (89.66%) Developer
2 17 (58.62%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior Developer
3 7 (24.14%) Senior .NET Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# Developer
5 4 (13.79%) Web Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Architect
6 3 (10.34%) C# Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) AWS Developer
8 1 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
8 1 (3.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead .NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 20 (68.97%) CSS
3 17 (58.62%) HTML
4 16 (55.17%) jQuery
5 11 (37.93%) HTML5
6 10 (34.48%) Razor View Engine
7 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
8 5 (17.24%) XML
8 5 (17.24%) CSS3
9 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 4 (13.79%) Web Services
9 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
10 3 (10.34%) Ajax
10 3 (10.34%) LAMP
10 3 (10.34%) Entity Framework
11 1 (3.45%) li3
11 1 (3.45%) Laravel
11 1 (3.45%) WinForms
11 1 (3.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
1 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.34%) Taxonomies
2 3 (10.34%) Blog
2 3 (10.34%) Social Media
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Scrum
2 6 (20.69%) Web Design
3 5 (17.24%) E-Commerce
3 5 (17.24%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
4 4 (13.79%) Web Development
5 3 (10.34%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) OO
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.90%) OOP
7 1 (3.45%) SOA
7 1 (3.45%) Project Management
7 1 (3.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (62.07%) C#
1 18 (62.07%) JavaScript
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) PHP
4 3 (10.34%) PHP5
5 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.45%) VB
6 1 (3.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.45%) VB6
6 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (3.45%) IBM