The first table below looks at the demand for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales 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 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 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 26 38 48
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Contract jobs citing MVC 42 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.83% 1.18% 0.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.06% 1.84% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 3 3
Average daily rate £450 £275 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.63% +10.00%
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 £32.00 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+14.06% +34.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
521 272 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.36% 64.30% 69.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 333 164 160
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 20
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.87% -0.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.08 £13.10 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £105.00 £23.00 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
MVC
UK

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

MVC
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
West Wales - 24 £425 - 4
South Wales +1 18 £500 +66.66% 14
North Wales - - - - 1
MVC
UK

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 25 (53.19%) Java
2 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
2 17 (36.17%) Spring
3 16 (34.04%) Scrum
3 16 (34.04%) .NET
3 16 (34.04%) Web Services
4 15 (31.91%) C#
4 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
4 15 (31.91%) Hibernate
4 15 (31.91%) Zend
5 14 (29.79%) jQuery
5 14 (29.79%) J2EE
6 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
7 12 (25.53%) SOAP
7 12 (25.53%) PHP
8 11 (23.40%) TDD
8 11 (23.40%) SQL
9 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
10 9 (19.15%) Apache Ivy
10 9 (19.15%) Finance
10 9 (19.15%) Maven
10 9 (19.15%) Struts
10 9 (19.15%) Ant
11 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
11 8 (17.02%) BDD
11 8 (17.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (17.02%) Symfony
11 8 (17.02%) Java EE
12 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (14.89%) Spring Web Flow

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (12.77%) Drupal
2 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) Ant
1 9 (19.15%) Maven
1 9 (19.15%) Apache Ivy
2 7 (14.89%) JUnit
3 5 (10.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (8.51%) Visual Studio
5 3 (6.38%) Jasmine
General
1 9 (19.15%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (82.98%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) .NET Developer
3 11 (23.40%) Java Developer
3 11 (23.40%) PHP Developer
4 10 (21.28%) Architect
4 10 (21.28%) PHP Zend Developer
5 7 (14.89%) Web Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Java Team Leader
6 6 (12.77%) Team Leader
6 6 (12.77%) Development Team Leader
6 6 (12.77%) PHP Web Developer
6 6 (12.77%) Lead Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Java Architect
7 4 (8.51%) Technical Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Scala Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) Spring
2 16 (34.04%) .NET
2 16 (34.04%) Web Services
3 15 (31.91%) ASP.NET
3 15 (31.91%) Hibernate
4 14 (29.79%) J2EE
4 14 (29.79%) jQuery
5 12 (25.53%) SOAP
6 10 (21.28%) .NET Framework
7 9 (19.15%) Struts
8 8 (17.02%) Java EE
8 8 (17.02%) Symfony
8 8 (17.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 7 (14.89%) JPA
9 7 (14.89%) HTML
9 7 (14.89%) CSS
9 7 (14.89%) Spring Web Flow
10 6 (12.77%) Ajax
10 6 (12.77%) JMS
10 6 (12.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (12.77%) Mathematics
3 4 (8.51%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (6.38%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Scrum
2 11 (23.40%) TDD
3 8 (17.02%) BDD
4 7 (14.89%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (12.77%) Unit Testing
5 6 (12.77%) Mobile Commerce
5 6 (12.77%) UML
6 5 (10.64%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.64%) Extreme Programming
7 4 (8.51%) OO
8 3 (6.38%) SOA
8 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.26%) Workflow
10 1 (2.13%) Web Development
10 1 (2.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 25 (53.19%) Java
2 17 (36.17%) JavaScript
3 15 (31.91%) C#
4 12 (25.53%) PHP
5 11 (23.40%) SQL
6 6 (12.77%) Scala
7 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.13%) Python
8 1 (2.13%) Groovy
8 1 (2.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.64%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) MCSD
4 2 (4.26%) MCTS
5 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 15 (31.91%) Zend
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
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