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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 45 46 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing MVC 24 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.23% 1.79% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 2.52% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 9 5
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£385 £313 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.00% +0.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £338 £313
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £41.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-39.02% +64.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
539 397 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.64% 70.89% 67.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 255 242
Average daily rate £388 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.81% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 6
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.85 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £19.35 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
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 1 August 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 1 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales -5 17 £385 +16.22% 7
West Wales +2 7 £400 +128.57% 2
North Wales - - - - 1
MVC
UK

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 33 (50.77%) Java
2 27 (41.54%) Web Services
3 26 (40.00%) .NET
4 25 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
6 23 (35.38%) SOAP
7 21 (32.31%) C#
7 21 (32.31%) Spring
8 19 (29.23%) Hibernate
9 18 (27.69%) Scrum
9 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
9 18 (27.69%) PHP
9 18 (27.69%) .NET Framework
10 17 (26.15%) Zend
11 16 (24.62%) J2EE
11 16 (24.62%) Finance
12 15 (23.08%) TDD
12 15 (23.08%) Unit Testing
12 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
13 14 (21.54%) jQuery
13 14 (21.54%) Apache Ivy
13 14 (21.54%) Maven
13 14 (21.54%) SQL
13 14 (21.54%) Ant
13 14 (21.54%) Visual Studio
14 13 (20.00%) Struts
14 13 (20.00%) WCF
14 13 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
15 12 (18.46%) JPA

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (9.23%) Drupal
2 4 (6.15%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Financials
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (36.92%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (21.54%) Apache Ivy
1 14 (21.54%) Maven
1 14 (21.54%) Ant
1 14 (21.54%) Visual Studio
2 13 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (15.38%) JUnit
4 3 (4.62%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) TestNG
5 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.54%) Selenium
General
1 16 (24.62%) Finance
2 8 (12.31%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 52 (80.00%) Developer
2 19 (29.23%) .NET Developer
3 16 (24.62%) PHP Developer
4 13 (20.00%) PHP Zend Developer
5 11 (16.92%) Java Developer
6 10 (15.38%) Architect
7 8 (12.31%) Team Leader
7 8 (12.31%) Development Team Leader
7 8 (12.31%) Java Team Leader
8 6 (9.23%) PHP Web Developer
8 6 (9.23%) Lead Architect
8 6 (9.23%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.15%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Technical Architect
9 4 (6.15%) Senior Developer
9 4 (6.15%) Software Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) C# Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Java Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.62%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (41.54%) Web Services
2 26 (40.00%) .NET
3 25 (38.46%) ASP.NET
4 23 (35.38%) SOAP
5 21 (32.31%) Spring
6 19 (29.23%) Hibernate
7 18 (27.69%) .NET Framework
8 16 (24.62%) J2EE
9 14 (21.54%) jQuery
10 13 (20.00%) Struts
10 13 (20.00%) WCF
10 13 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 12 (18.46%) JPA
11 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (18.46%) Java EE
12 11 (16.92%) Spring Web Flow
12 11 (16.92%) REST
13 9 (13.85%) XML
13 9 (13.85%) JMS
14 8 (12.31%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Mathematics
2 8 (12.31%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (9.23%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (4.62%) Open Source
5 1 (1.54%) AS400
5 1 (1.54%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
2 1 (1.54%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (27.69%) Scrum
2 15 (23.08%) TDD
2 15 (23.08%) Unit Testing
3 12 (18.46%) BDD
4 10 (15.38%) UML
5 9 (13.85%) Mobile Commerce
6 6 (9.23%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.23%) OO
6 6 (9.23%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.69%) Extreme Programming
8 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
9 2 (3.08%) Change Control
9 2 (3.08%) SOA
9 2 (3.08%) Workflow
9 2 (3.08%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.08%) DevOps
10 1 (1.54%) Test Automation
10 1 (1.54%) Responsive Web Design
10 1 (1.54%) Logistics
10 1 (1.54%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 33 (50.77%) Java
2 21 (32.31%) C#
3 18 (27.69%) JavaScript
3 18 (27.69%) PHP
4 14 (21.54%) SQL
5 5 (7.69%) Scala
6 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.08%) PHP5
7 2 (3.08%) PHP4
8 1 (1.54%) Python
8 1 (1.54%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 9 (13.85%) Security Cleared
1 9 (13.85%) Degree
2 6 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.62%) MCSD
4 3 (4.62%) MCTS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Zend
2 9 (13.85%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.08%) Oracle
4 1 (1.54%) IBM
4 1 (1.54%) Informatica
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Swansea
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
South Wales
DP Connect
Rate: £375 - £420 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago