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 1 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 44 45 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Contract jobs citing MVC 93 75 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.52% 3.31% 2.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.93% 4.71% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 51 26
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£325 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £248 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £463 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £339 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.36% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £36.50 - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +14.06%
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
1887 1591 1338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 71.48% 70.27% 70.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1099 824 638
Average daily rate £388 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £482 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 79 117
Average hourly rate £29.00 £31.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.93% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.06 £10.00 £15.16
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £155.00 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 1 April 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 1 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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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 -5 33 £325 -13.33% 34
Staffordshire +8 20 £350 +2.94% 21
Warwickshire -6 11 £325 +1.56% 20
Coventry -13 10 £318 -2.30% 8
Wolverhampton +5 2 £220 -16.98% 1
Worcestershire 0 2 £405 +29.60% 6
Walsall -1 1 - -
West Bromwich - - - -
Herefordshire - - - - 3
Shropshire - - - - 4
Solihull - - - - 10
Sutton Coldfield - - - - 3
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 106 (69.28%) .NET
2 103 (67.32%) C#
3 95 (62.09%) JavaScript
4 87 (56.86%) HTML
5 78 (50.98%) ASP.NET
6 77 (50.33%) CSS
7 71 (46.41%) SQL Server
8 70 (45.75%) jQuery
9 47 (30.72%) Agile Software Development
10 46 (30.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 41 (26.80%) SQL
12 38 (24.84%) Ajax
13 35 (22.88%) .NET Framework
14 30 (19.61%) Web Services
15 28 (18.30%) TDD
16 26 (16.99%) XML
16 26 (16.99%) HTML5
16 26 (16.99%) AngularJS
17 23 (15.03%) Microsoft
17 23 (15.03%) Scrum
18 20 (13.07%) PHP
19 19 (12.42%) Entity Framework
20 18 (11.76%) MySQL
21 17 (11.11%) CSS3
22 16 (10.46%) Java
22 16 (10.46%) Spring
23 15 (9.80%) Finance
23 15 (9.80%) XSLT
23 15 (9.80%) Razor View Engine
23 15 (9.80%) Web Development

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 11 (7.19%) IIS
1 11 (7.19%) Drupal
2 9 (5.88%) Umbraco
3 8 (5.23%) WebSphere
3 8 (5.23%) Apache
4 7 (4.58%) CMS
5 6 (3.92%) Node.js
5 6 (3.92%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.27%) Tomcat
7 4 (2.61%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (2.61%) JBoss
7 4 (2.61%) WebLogic
8 3 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.31%) Sitefinity
10 1 (0.65%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.65%) Mule
10 1 (0.65%) Kentico
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.31%) InfoPath
2 2 (1.31%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.65%) S-PLUS
3 1 (0.65%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.96%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.58%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.27%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) Intranet
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (46.41%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.76%) MySQL
3 12 (7.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (6.54%) Oracle Database
5 9 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (5.23%) Relational Database
7 7 (4.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (3.27%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.61%) NoSQL
11 2 (1.31%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.31%) CouchDB
11 2 (1.31%) DB2
12 1 (0.65%) MS Access
12 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2000
12 1 (0.65%) PerformancePoint
12 1 (0.65%) SQLite
12 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (7.84%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.19%) Visual Studio
3 8 (5.23%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.27%) Subversion
5 3 (1.96%) JUnit
6 2 (1.31%) PhpStorm
6 2 (1.31%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.31%) TeamCity
6 2 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.65%) Ant
7 1 (0.65%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.65%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.65%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.65%) Selenium
7 1 (0.65%) JIRA
7 1 (0.65%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.65%) Moq
7 1 (0.65%) XMLUnit
7 1 (0.65%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.65%) Grunt
General
1 15 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (1.96%) Automotive
3 1 (0.65%) Legal
3 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.65%) Games
3 1 (0.65%) Back Office
3 1 (0.65%) Electronics
3 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.65%) Banking
3 1 (0.65%) Retail
3 1 (0.65%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 128 (83.66%) Developer
2 63 (41.18%) .NET Developer
3 41 (26.80%) C# Developer
4 18 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (10.46%) ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (7.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (7.84%) Senior Developer
6 12 (7.84%) PHP Developer
7 10 (6.54%) Web Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Architect
8 8 (5.23%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (4.58%) Java Developer
10 4 (2.61%) C# Web Developer
10 4 (2.61%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 4 (2.61%) Software Developer
11 3 (1.96%) MySQL Developer
11 3 (1.96%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 3 (1.96%) Umbraco Developer
11 3 (1.96%) Sitecore Developer
12 2 (1.31%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (69.28%) .NET
2 87 (56.86%) HTML
3 78 (50.98%) ASP.NET
4 77 (50.33%) CSS
5 70 (45.75%) jQuery
6 46 (30.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 38 (24.84%) Ajax
8 35 (22.88%) .NET Framework
9 30 (19.61%) Web Services
10 26 (16.99%) XML
10 26 (16.99%) HTML5
10 26 (16.99%) AngularJS
11 19 (12.42%) Entity Framework
12 17 (11.11%) CSS3
13 16 (10.46%) Spring
14 15 (9.80%) XSLT
14 15 (9.80%) Razor View Engine
15 14 (9.15%) WCF
16 13 (8.50%) Spring MVC
17 11 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 8 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.58%) Social Media
3 7 (4.58%) Blog
3 7 (4.58%) Taxonomies
4 6 (3.92%) User Experience
5 2 (1.31%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.31%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.58%) Windows
2 5 (3.27%) Linux
3 4 (2.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.31%) UNIX
5 1 (0.65%) Android
5 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (30.72%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (18.30%) TDD
3 23 (15.03%) Scrum
4 15 (9.80%) Web Development
5 14 (9.15%) Responsive Web Design
6 13 (8.50%) OO
7 10 (6.54%) Technical Architecture
7 10 (6.54%) OOP
8 9 (5.88%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.23%) Web Application Development
9 8 (5.23%) BDD
9 8 (5.23%) CRM
10 7 (4.58%) Web Design
10 7 (4.58%) Unit Testing
10 7 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (4.58%) Time Management
11 6 (3.92%) Mentoring
12 5 (3.27%) SOA
13 4 (2.61%) User Stories
13 4 (2.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 103 (67.32%) C#
2 95 (62.09%) JavaScript
3 41 (26.80%) SQL
4 20 (13.07%) PHP
5 16 (10.46%) Java
6 14 (9.15%) VB.NET
7 13 (8.50%) T-SQL
7 13 (8.50%) PHP5
8 2 (1.31%) PHP4
9 1 (0.65%) VB
9 1 (0.65%) C++
9 1 (0.65%) Python
9 1 (0.65%) VB6
9 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.65%) XPath
9 1 (0.65%) Ruby
9 1 (0.65%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (2.61%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.92%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (15.03%) Microsoft
2 14 (9.15%) Oracle
3 10 (6.54%) IBM
4 6 (3.92%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.96%) BEA
5 3 (1.96%) Vitria
5 3 (1.96%) Pega
5 3 (1.96%) Zend
6 2 (1.31%) Adobe
6 2 (1.31%) SAP
6 2 (1.31%) Sybase
7 1 (0.65%) Cognos
7 1 (0.65%) HP
7 1 (0.65%) Apple
7 1 (0.65%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.65%) Ektron
7 1 (0.65%) Twitter
7 1 (0.65%) Talend
7 1 (0.65%) Tableau
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