The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
England / West Midlands
Rank 31 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Contract jobs citing MVC 115 77 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.81% 3.20% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.09% 3.95% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 48 40
Median daily rate £370 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £245 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £500 £406
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £16.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1888 1949 1510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 78.96% 81.04% 71.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1183 1065 895
Median daily rate £413 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 63 94
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £11.42 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.40 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing MVC as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MVC
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +6 41 £415 +13.69% 13
Birmingham -3 26 £358 +10.00% 35
Staffordshire +15 17 £275 -8.33% 12
Solihull +3 9 £325 +14.03% 2
Shropshire +8 5 £350 +12.90% 1
Warwickshire -11 3 £368 +8.88% 13
Worcestershire +3 2 £345 -31.00% 14
Herefordshire +2 2 £343 +14.16% 4
Walsall +1 1 £375 +20.96% 1
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MVC.

1 242 (81.21%) .NET
2 220 (73.83%) C#
3 177 (59.40%) Agile Software Development
4 168 (56.38%) ASP.NET
5 162 (54.36%) HTML
6 148 (49.66%) JavaScript
7 141 (47.32%) CSS
8 130 (43.62%) ASP.NET MVC
9 110 (36.91%) SQL
10 98 (32.89%) Web Services
11 95 (31.88%) Microsoft
12 92 (30.87%) .NET Framework
13 91 (30.54%) SQL Server
14 83 (27.85%) Scrum
14 83 (27.85%) jQuery
15 76 (25.50%) WCF
15 76 (25.50%) Entity Framework
16 73 (24.50%) AngularJS
17 72 (24.16%) TDD
18 63 (21.14%) Visual Studio
18 63 (21.14%) Continuous Integration
19 62 (20.81%) XML
20 61 (20.47%) Microsoft Azure
21 58 (19.46%) HTML5
22 53 (17.79%) Web Development
23 49 (16.44%) ASP.NET Web API
24 48 (16.11%) BDD
24 48 (16.11%) SOLID
25 42 (14.09%) OO
26 38 (12.75%) Team Foundation Server

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (7.05%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.03%) CMS
3 11 (3.69%) Confluence
3 11 (3.69%) NServiceBus
4 9 (3.02%) Sitefinity
5 7 (2.35%) Apache
6 6 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (1.68%) WordPress
8 4 (1.34%) ColdFusion
8 4 (1.34%) JBoss
9 3 (1.01%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.67%) Drupal
10 2 (0.67%) nginx
10 2 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.34%) DNN
11 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.34%) Joomla!
Applications
1 28 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (1.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 24 (8.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 61 (20.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.04%) SaaS
3 14 (4.70%) IaaS
3 14 (4.70%) PaaS
4 5 (1.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.67%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.34%) Heroku
6 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.37%) HTTP
2 11 (3.69%) Broadband
3 2 (0.67%) Internet
4 1 (0.34%) Intranet
4 1 (0.34%) Network Security
4 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (30.54%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.04%) Relational Database
3 17 (5.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (4.36%) MySQL
5 11 (3.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.68%) MongoDB
7 5 (1.68%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (1.01%) Power BI
8 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.67%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.67%) CouchDB
9 2 (0.67%) Endeca
9 2 (0.67%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.67%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.34%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.34%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 63 (21.14%) Visual Studio
2 38 (12.75%) Team Foundation Server
3 37 (12.42%) Subversion
4 33 (11.07%) Git (software)
5 27 (9.06%) NUnit
6 24 (8.05%) Moq
7 21 (7.05%) Jenkins
8 16 (5.37%) Visual Studio Team System
9 13 (4.36%) JIRA
10 11 (3.69%) Selenium
11 10 (3.36%) CruiseControl
12 9 (3.02%) JUnit
13 7 (2.35%) TeamCity
14 6 (2.01%) Cucumber
14 6 (2.01%) Jasmine
14 6 (2.01%) Protractor
14 6 (2.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 5 (1.68%) Karma Test Runner
16 4 (1.34%) WebDriver
17 3 (1.01%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (7.38%) Marketing
2 14 (4.70%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.02%) Finance
4 8 (2.68%) Advertising
4 8 (2.68%) Retail
5 5 (1.68%) Electronics
6 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.67%) Banking
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 268 (89.93%) Developer
2 137 (45.97%) .NET Developer
3 65 (21.81%) C# Developer
4 50 (16.78%) C# .NET Developer
5 33 (11.07%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 29 (9.73%) ASP.NET Developer
7 25 (8.39%) Senior Developer
8 24 (8.05%) CRM Developer
9 21 (7.05%) JavaScript Developer
10 20 (6.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (5.37%) Java Developer
11 16 (5.37%) Senior .NET Developer
12 14 (4.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 14 (4.70%) PHP Developer
13 13 (4.36%) Software Developer
14 12 (4.03%) Software Engineer
14 12 (4.03%) SQL Developer
15 11 (3.69%) Full Stack Developer
15 11 (3.69%) Microsoft Developer
16 10 (3.36%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 242 (81.21%) .NET
2 168 (56.38%) ASP.NET
3 162 (54.36%) HTML
4 141 (47.32%) CSS
5 130 (43.62%) ASP.NET MVC
6 98 (32.89%) Web Services
7 92 (30.87%) .NET Framework
8 83 (27.85%) jQuery
9 76 (25.50%) Entity Framework
9 76 (25.50%) WCF
10 73 (24.50%) AngularJS
11 62 (20.81%) XML
12 58 (19.46%) HTML5
13 49 (16.44%) ASP.NET Web API
14 38 (12.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 32 (10.74%) SOAP
16 31 (10.40%) RESTful
17 26 (8.72%) KnockoutJS
18 23 (7.72%) Spring
19 21 (7.05%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.71%) Data Conversion
2 9 (3.02%) User Experience
3 8 (2.68%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.01%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.68%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.34%) NHS
7 3 (1.01%) iPad
7 3 (1.01%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.34%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.34%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.34%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.03%) Linux
2 10 (3.36%) Windows
3 3 (1.01%) Android
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.34%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 177 (59.40%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (27.85%) Scrum
3 72 (24.16%) TDD
4 63 (21.14%) Continuous Integration
5 53 (17.79%) Web Development
6 48 (16.11%) BDD
6 48 (16.11%) SOLID
7 42 (14.09%) OO
8 31 (10.40%) OOD
9 29 (9.73%) CRM
10 28 (9.40%) Continuous Delivery
11 26 (8.72%) Migration
12 23 (7.72%) Continuous Deployment
12 23 (7.72%) Data Migration
13 22 (7.38%) E-Commerce
14 21 (7.05%) Software Engineering
15 19 (6.38%) Kanban
16 18 (6.04%) Front End Development
17 17 (5.70%) Campaign Management
17 17 (5.70%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 220 (73.83%) C#
2 148 (49.66%) JavaScript
3 110 (36.91%) SQL
4 32 (10.74%) Java
5 25 (8.39%) T-SQL
6 19 (6.38%) PHP
7 18 (6.04%) PowerShell
8 8 (2.68%) VB.NET
9 6 (2.01%) Scala
9 6 (2.01%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.68%) Ruby
10 5 (1.68%) XAML
11 4 (1.34%) PHP 5
11 4 (1.34%) Python
12 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.67%) XPath
13 1 (0.34%) ABAP
13 1 (0.34%) Perl
13 1 (0.34%) SAPscript
13 1 (0.34%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (8.05%) Security Cleared
2 8 (2.68%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.01%) Degree
4 2 (0.67%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.34%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.01%) Data Quality
1 3 (1.01%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.34%) QA
2 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.34%) WAI
2 1 (0.34%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.34%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) Ansible
1 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.67%) Puppet
1 2 (0.67%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.34%) Plesk
Vendors
1 95 (31.88%) Microsoft
2 7 (2.35%) Adobe
2 7 (2.35%) Google
2 7 (2.35%) Sitecore
2 7 (2.35%) Xamarin
2 7 (2.35%) Zend
3 5 (1.68%) Canon
3 5 (1.68%) IBM
4 4 (1.34%) Oracle
4 4 (1.34%) SAP
5 2 (0.67%) Apple
5 2 (0.67%) hybris
6 1 (0.34%) EPiServer
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