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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 40 44 38
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing MVC 118 98 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.08% 3.66% 4.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 4.87% 6.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 74 73
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -
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
2342 2011 1744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.98% 75.09% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1302 1199 934
Average daily rate £400 £376 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +0.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 100 96
Average hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Coventry +17 41 £450 +41.73% 11
Birmingham -2 35 £300 -7.69% 40
Warwickshire -4 10 £485 +49.23% 17
Shropshire - 5 £325 - 3
Wolverhampton +1 3 £255 +15.90% 4
Staffordshire -2 3 £325 -3.70% 16
Worcestershire -2 3 £338 -16.66% 7
Solihull -9 3 - - 2
Walsall +3 1 - - 2
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 166 (83.84%) .NET
2 153 (77.27%) C#
3 125 (63.13%) ASP.NET
4 114 (57.58%) JavaScript
5 100 (50.51%) CSS
6 99 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 96 (48.48%) HTML
8 91 (45.96%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (35.86%) SQL Server
10 66 (33.33%) SQL
11 64 (32.32%) jQuery
12 47 (23.74%) WCF
13 45 (22.73%) TDD
14 42 (21.21%) AngularJS
15 41 (20.71%) HTML5
15 41 (20.71%) .NET Framework
15 41 (20.71%) Scrum
16 37 (18.69%) Web Services
17 36 (18.18%) Web Development
18 33 (16.67%) Microsoft
19 28 (14.14%) CSS3
20 27 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 27 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
21 26 (13.13%) Entity Framework
22 25 (12.63%) Visual Studio
23 23 (11.62%) Microsoft Azure
24 22 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 21 (10.61%) MySQL
26 20 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
27 18 (9.09%) T-SQL

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (9.09%) CMS
2 7 (3.54%) Node.js
3 6 (3.03%) Umbraco
4 5 (2.53%) Sitefinity
5 3 (1.52%) IIS
5 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.52%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.51%) JBoss
7 1 (0.51%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (2.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.51%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.51%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.51%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 23 (11.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.01%) IaaS
3 2 (1.01%) Office 365
3 2 (1.01%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.51%) Heroku
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.03%) HTTP
2 5 (2.53%) Network Security
3 3 (1.52%) DNS
3 3 (1.52%) SMTP
3 3 (1.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (35.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (10.61%) MySQL
3 12 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (4.04%) Oracle Database
7 7 (3.54%) Relational Database
8 6 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (2.53%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.53%) Redis
10 4 (2.02%) MongoDB
11 3 (1.52%) Couchbase
11 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.51%) OLTP
13 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 25 (12.63%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (6.06%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.54%) Grunt
4 7 (3.54%) NUnit
5 4 (2.02%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.02%) Subversion
6 3 (1.52%) Moq
6 3 (1.52%) NetBeans
6 3 (1.52%) Selenium
6 3 (1.52%) Zend Studio
7 2 (1.01%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.01%) JIRA
7 2 (1.01%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (0.51%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.51%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.51%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.51%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (5.05%) Finance
2 5 (2.53%) Automotive
2 5 (2.53%) Marketing
3 4 (2.02%) Legal
3 4 (2.02%) Retail
4 3 (1.52%) Games
5 2 (1.01%) Advertising
6 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 177 (89.39%) Developer
2 114 (57.58%) .NET Developer
3 54 (27.27%) C# Developer
4 39 (19.70%) ASP.NET Developer
4 39 (19.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (19.19%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 22 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (7.58%) Senior Developer
8 13 (6.57%) PHP Developer
9 11 (5.56%) Software Developer
10 10 (5.05%) JavaScript Developer
11 9 (4.55%) Angular Developer
11 9 (4.55%) Applications Developer
11 9 (4.55%) Lead Developer
11 9 (4.55%) Web Developer
12 8 (4.04%) Agile C# Developer
12 8 (4.04%) Agile Developer
12 8 (4.04%) SQL Developer
13 7 (3.54%) Senior .NET Developer
14 6 (3.03%) ASP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 166 (83.84%) .NET
2 125 (63.13%) ASP.NET
3 100 (50.51%) CSS
4 99 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 96 (48.48%) HTML
6 64 (32.32%) jQuery
7 47 (23.74%) WCF
8 42 (21.21%) AngularJS
9 41 (20.71%) .NET Framework
9 41 (20.71%) HTML5
10 37 (18.69%) Web Services
11 28 (14.14%) CSS3
12 27 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 27 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
13 26 (13.13%) Entity Framework
14 22 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 20 (10.10%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 15 (7.58%) LINQ
18 14 (7.07%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (3.54%) Mobile App
2 5 (2.53%) Digital Media
3 4 (2.02%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (2.02%) NHS
3 4 (2.02%) N-Tier
4 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.52%) Fintech
5 2 (1.01%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.01%) Blog
6 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.51%) iPad
6 1 (0.51%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.51%) Statistics
6 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.55%) Linux
2 5 (2.53%) Windows
3 3 (1.52%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.01%) Android
4 2 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.51%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (45.96%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (22.73%) TDD
3 41 (20.71%) Scrum
4 36 (18.18%) Web Development
5 17 (8.59%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (8.59%) SOLID
6 16 (8.08%) BDD
7 15 (7.58%) Software Engineering
8 12 (6.06%) CRM
8 12 (6.06%) OO
8 12 (6.06%) OOP
8 12 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (4.55%) E-Commerce
9 9 (4.55%) Kanban
10 8 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
10 8 (4.04%) SOA
10 8 (4.04%) Unit Testing
11 7 (3.54%) Coaching
11 7 (3.54%) Continuous Delivery
11 7 (3.54%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 153 (77.27%) C#
2 114 (57.58%) JavaScript
3 66 (33.33%) SQL
4 18 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 17 (8.59%) PHP
6 16 (8.08%) Java
7 14 (7.07%) VB.NET
8 6 (3.03%) PHP 5
9 3 (1.52%) VBScript
9 3 (1.52%) XPath
10 2 (1.01%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.01%) VB
10 2 (1.01%) VB6
10 2 (1.01%) XQuery
11 1 (0.51%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (2.02%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.51%) HL7
1 1 (0.51%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) CA Spectrum
1 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.51%) Puppet
Vendors
1 33 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.57%) Oracle
3 4 (2.02%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (2.02%) Xamarin
3 4 (2.02%) Zend
4 3 (1.52%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.01%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.01%) hybris
6 1 (0.51%) Adobe
6 1 (0.51%) Apple
6 1 (0.51%) CA
6 1 (0.51%) Google
6 1 (0.51%) Rackspace
6 1 (0.51%) SevOne
6 1 (0.51%) Siebel
6 1 (0.51%) Telerik
Warwickshire
Connectus
Rate: £33 - £40 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £275.00 - £325.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago