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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 49 36 31
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing MVC 75 104 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.12% 4.25% 4.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.19% 5.70% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 60 52
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£339 £325 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% +18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £222
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £371
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £39.55 £19.50 £175.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.82% -88.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.25 £31.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
+33.06% -24.39%
MVC
England

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
1791 1826 1367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.50% 74.56% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 977 688
Average daily rate £390 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 128 61
Average hourly rate £28.69 £30.20 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -20.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MVC across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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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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
Birmingham +4 42 £363 +3.57% 19
Coventry -7 13 £325 -13.33% 13
Staffordshire -1 5 £390 - 18
Wolverhampton - 5 £256 - 2
Warwickshire -11 3 - - 17
Solihull +1 2 £318 +15.45% 8
Walsall 0 1 - -
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 134 (72.43%) .NET
2 116 (62.70%) C#
3 101 (54.59%) JavaScript
4 96 (51.89%) ASP.NET
5 94 (50.81%) SQL Server
6 90 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (44.32%) HTML
8 80 (43.24%) TDD
9 76 (41.08%) CSS
10 67 (36.22%) ASP.NET MVC
11 66 (35.68%) jQuery
12 55 (29.73%) Scrum
13 44 (23.78%) .NET Framework
14 43 (23.24%) BDD
15 41 (22.16%) Web Services
16 39 (21.08%) SQL
16 39 (21.08%) Git (software)
17 34 (18.38%) Ajax
17 34 (18.38%) XML
18 33 (17.84%) RESTful
19 31 (16.76%) AngularJS
20 28 (15.14%) WCF
21 27 (14.59%) Continuous Integration
21 27 (14.59%) Entity Framework
22 26 (14.05%) HTML5
22 26 (14.05%) Linux
22 26 (14.05%) Microsoft
22 26 (14.05%) Subversion
22 26 (14.05%) Mentoring
23 23 (12.43%) SOA

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 12 (6.49%) CMS
2 10 (5.41%) Node.js
3 8 (4.32%) Umbraco
4 7 (3.78%) WebSphere
5 6 (3.24%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.70%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.16%) IIS
8 3 (1.62%) JBoss
8 3 (1.62%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.54%) Mule ESB
9 1 (0.54%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.54%) Mule
9 1 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.54%) Kentico
9 1 (0.54%) Apache
9 1 (0.54%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.62%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (2.16%) Magento
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.08%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.32%) HTTP
2 4 (2.16%) SSL
3 2 (1.08%) Intranet
3 2 (1.08%) Internet
3 2 (1.08%) DNS
3 2 (1.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (50.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.27%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (7.57%) NoSQL
4 13 (7.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (5.95%) Oracle Database
5 11 (5.95%) Relational Database
6 10 (5.41%) MySQL
6 10 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.24%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (2.70%) Couchbase
9 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.62%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.62%) MongoDB
11 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (1.08%) DB2
11 2 (1.08%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 39 (21.08%) Git (software)
2 26 (14.05%) Subversion
3 23 (12.43%) Team Foundation Server
4 17 (9.19%) Visual Studio
5 15 (8.11%) Selenium
6 4 (2.16%) NUnit
6 4 (2.16%) PhpStorm
7 3 (1.62%) Grunt
7 3 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (1.62%) Moq
8 2 (1.08%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.08%) JUnit
8 2 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
8 2 (1.08%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.08%) gulp
9 1 (0.54%) Octopus Deploy
9 1 (0.54%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.54%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.54%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.54%) XMLUnit
General
1 17 (9.19%) Finance
2 6 (3.24%) Back Office
3 4 (2.16%) Automotive
4 3 (1.62%) Retail
5 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 168 (90.81%) Developer
2 82 (44.32%) .NET Developer
3 38 (20.54%) C# Developer
4 23 (12.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (11.35%) ASP.NET Developer
5 21 (11.35%) Python Developer
6 18 (9.73%) Senior Developer
7 16 (8.65%) Web Developer
8 12 (6.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (5.41%) PHP Developer
10 9 (4.86%) Senior .NET Developer
10 9 (4.86%) Java Developer
11 7 (3.78%) Senior Python Developer
11 7 (3.78%) Agile .NET Developer
12 5 (2.70%) C# Web Developer
12 5 (2.70%) C++ Developer
13 4 (2.16%) Software Developer
13 4 (2.16%) MySQL Developer
13 4 (2.16%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 3 (1.62%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (72.43%) .NET
2 96 (51.89%) ASP.NET
3 82 (44.32%) HTML
4 76 (41.08%) CSS
5 67 (36.22%) ASP.NET MVC
6 66 (35.68%) jQuery
7 44 (23.78%) .NET Framework
8 41 (22.16%) Web Services
9 34 (18.38%) XML
9 34 (18.38%) Ajax
10 33 (17.84%) RESTful
11 31 (16.76%) AngularJS
12 28 (15.14%) WCF
13 27 (14.59%) Entity Framework
14 26 (14.05%) HTML5
15 22 (11.89%) Django
15 22 (11.89%) Flask
16 21 (11.35%) CSS3
17 18 (9.73%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (9.73%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.41%) N-Tier
2 4 (2.16%) W3C
2 4 (2.16%) Mobile App
2 4 (2.16%) User Experience
3 3 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.62%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (1.62%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.08%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.05%) Linux
2 20 (10.81%) Ubuntu
3 19 (10.27%) Debian
4 9 (4.86%) Windows
5 3 (1.62%) UNIX
6 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.54%) Android
7 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (48.65%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (43.24%) TDD
3 55 (29.73%) Scrum
4 43 (23.24%) BDD
5 27 (14.59%) Continuous Integration
6 26 (14.05%) Mentoring
7 23 (12.43%) SOA
8 20 (10.81%) Web Development
9 16 (8.65%) Test Automation
9 16 (8.65%) E-Commerce
10 15 (8.11%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (7.03%) Microservices
11 13 (7.03%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
12 12 (6.49%) OO
13 10 (5.41%) TOGAF
13 10 (5.41%) Unit Testing
14 8 (4.32%) SDLC
15 6 (3.24%) DevOps
15 6 (3.24%) Web Application Development
15 6 (3.24%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 116 (62.70%) C#
2 101 (54.59%) JavaScript
3 39 (21.08%) SQL
4 22 (11.89%) Python
5 17 (9.19%) Java
6 16 (8.65%) T-SQL
7 13 (7.03%) VB.NET
8 12 (6.49%) PHP
9 5 (2.70%) C++
9 5 (2.70%) Ruby
10 4 (2.16%) PHP4
10 4 (2.16%) VB
11 3 (1.62%) PHP5
12 2 (1.08%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.08%) VB6
12 2 (1.08%) VBScript
13 1 (0.54%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (2.70%) Degree
2 4 (2.16%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.08%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.54%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) WCAG
1 2 (1.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (5.95%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (14.05%) Microsoft
2 14 (7.57%) Oracle
3 10 (5.41%) IBM
4 4 (2.16%) Adobe
5 3 (1.62%) BEA
5 3 (1.62%) Vitria
5 3 (1.62%) Zend
5 3 (1.62%) Pega
5 3 (1.62%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.08%) Google
6 2 (1.08%) Sybase
7 1 (0.54%) HP
7 1 (0.54%) Apple
7 1 (0.54%) Ektron
7 1 (0.54%) EPiServer
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Rate: £260 - £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £0000 per hour
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 21 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago