The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 West Midlands 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 38 27 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +29
Contract jobs citing MVC 105 92 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.28% 4.63% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.89% 6.94% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 56 32
Average daily rate
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£325 £275 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -11.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £224 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £365 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £313
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.50 £175.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-88.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £41.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-31.70% +64.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1784 1326 1533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 72.67% 66.73% 69.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 967 671 740
Average daily rate £370 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 58 71
Average hourly rate £27.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.24% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £12.75 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
MVC
England

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 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

MVC Hourly Rate Histogram 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 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
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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 +8 41 £350 -2.77% 29
Coventry -1 24 £375 +36.36% 7
Warwickshire -10 17 £306 +22.50% 17
Walsall - 6 £325 - 1
Worcestershire -11 4 £145 -51.66% 4
Herefordshire +4 3 £288 -4.16% 2
Solihull +3 2 £275 +1.85% 1
Staffordshire 0 1 - - 9
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £315 - 3
Shropshire - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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.

1 163 (81.09%) C#
1 163 (81.09%) .NET
2 133 (66.17%) ASP.NET
3 125 (62.19%) JavaScript
4 87 (43.28%) CSS
5 85 (42.29%) HTML
6 84 (41.79%) jQuery
7 78 (38.81%) SQL Server
8 65 (32.34%) ASP.NET MVC
9 63 (31.34%) SQL
10 53 (26.37%) WCF
11 51 (25.37%) TDD
12 44 (21.89%) .NET Framework
13 33 (16.42%) HTML5
14 32 (15.92%) CSS3
15 31 (15.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 30 (14.93%) Ajax
17 29 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
18 28 (13.93%) Visual Studio
19 27 (13.43%) LINQ
20 26 (12.94%) MySQL
20 26 (12.94%) Microsoft
20 26 (12.94%) Scrum
21 25 (12.44%) XML
22 20 (9.95%) OOP
22 20 (9.95%) Web Development
23 19 (9.45%) WPF
24 18 (8.96%) Sitecore
24 18 (8.96%) AngularJS
25 17 (8.46%) OO

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 16 (7.96%) CMS
2 12 (5.97%) IIS
2 12 (5.97%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (3.98%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (2.99%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.49%) Node.js
6 4 (1.99%) Apache
7 3 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.00%) Tomcat
8 2 (1.00%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.00%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.50%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.50%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.50%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.50%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.50%) ColdFusion
9 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 10 (4.98%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.49%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.00%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.50%) Tridion
3 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.49%) GitHub
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.50%) Intranet
2 1 (0.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (38.81%) SQL Server
2 26 (12.94%) MySQL
3 14 (6.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (6.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (5.97%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (4.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.99%) RDBMS
8 5 (2.49%) NoSQL
9 3 (1.49%) MongoDB
9 3 (1.49%) ZAP BI
9 3 (1.49%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.49%) InterSystems Cache
9 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 3 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 28 (13.93%) Visual Studio
2 13 (6.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (5.47%) Git (software)
4 7 (3.48%) NUnit
5 6 (2.99%) Subversion
6 5 (2.49%) PhoneGap
7 4 (1.99%) MSBuild
7 4 (1.99%) Oracle Forms
8 3 (1.49%) Maven
8 3 (1.49%) Ant
9 2 (1.00%) JUnit
9 2 (1.00%) JMeter
9 2 (1.00%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.00%) MSTest
9 2 (1.00%) JIRA
9 2 (1.00%) Selenium
9 2 (1.00%) Grunt
9 2 (1.00%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.00%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.50%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 6 (2.99%) Back Office
1 6 (2.99%) Finance
2 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
2 3 (1.49%) Retail
3 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.00%) Games
4 1 (0.50%) Financial Institution
4 1 (0.50%) Electronics
4 1 (0.50%) Marketing
4 1 (0.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 176 (87.56%) Developer
2 83 (41.29%) .NET Developer
3 43 (21.39%) C# Developer
4 33 (16.42%) Web Developer
5 30 (14.93%) ASP.NET Developer
6 26 (12.94%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (8.96%) Architect
8 16 (7.96%) Senior Developer
8 16 (7.96%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 14 (6.97%) .NET Web Developer
10 12 (5.97%) Senior .NET Developer
11 9 (4.48%) SQL Developer
11 9 (4.48%) Sitecore Developer
12 8 (3.98%) PHP Developer
13 7 (3.48%) Technical Architect
14 6 (2.99%) Graduate
14 6 (2.99%) Software Developer
14 6 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
14 6 (2.99%) Java Developer
14 6 (2.99%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (81.09%) .NET
2 133 (66.17%) ASP.NET
3 87 (43.28%) CSS
4 85 (42.29%) HTML
5 84 (41.79%) jQuery
6 65 (32.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 53 (26.37%) WCF
8 44 (21.89%) .NET Framework
9 33 (16.42%) HTML5
10 32 (15.92%) CSS3
11 31 (15.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 30 (14.93%) Ajax
13 27 (13.43%) LINQ
14 25 (12.44%) XML
15 19 (9.45%) WPF
16 18 (8.96%) AngularJS
17 17 (8.46%) XSLT
18 16 (7.96%) Web Services
19 15 (7.46%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 14 (6.97%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.98%) Mobile App
2 6 (2.99%) N-Tier
3 5 (2.49%) Open Source
4 4 (1.99%) NHS
5 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.00%) GIS
6 1 (0.50%) DTV
6 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.46%) Windows
2 13 (6.47%) Apple iOS
3 8 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (2.99%) Android
5 3 (1.49%) Linux
6 2 (1.00%) UNIX
6 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.50%) Fedora
7 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (25.37%) TDD
2 29 (14.43%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (12.94%) Scrum
4 20 (9.95%) OOP
4 20 (9.95%) Web Development
5 17 (8.46%) OO
6 16 (7.96%) SOA
7 14 (6.97%) BDD
8 13 (6.47%) Logistics
9 12 (5.97%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (4.48%) Dependency Injection
10 9 (4.48%) Memory Management
11 8 (3.98%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (3.98%) AOP
11 8 (3.98%) Incident Management
12 7 (3.48%) Software Engineering
12 7 (3.48%) Unit Testing
12 7 (3.48%) iOS Development
13 6 (2.99%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 163 (81.09%) C#
2 125 (62.19%) JavaScript
3 63 (31.34%) SQL
4 17 (8.46%) Java
5 12 (5.97%) T-SQL
6 11 (5.47%) PHP
7 7 (3.48%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.48%) Objective-C
8 5 (2.49%) PHP5
9 4 (1.99%) PHP4
9 4 (1.99%) ActionScript
10 2 (1.00%) Ruby
10 2 (1.00%) Scala
11 1 (0.50%) C
11 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (1.99%) Degree
3 1 (0.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.50%) MCTS
3 1 (0.50%) MCP
3 1 (0.50%) MCAD
3 1 (0.50%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
1 1 (0.50%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 26 (12.94%) Microsoft
2 18 (8.96%) Sitecore
3 8 (3.98%) Oracle
4 6 (2.99%) SAP
5 4 (1.99%) Sencha
6 3 (1.49%) Zend
6 3 (1.49%) Ektron
6 3 (1.49%) hybris
7 2 (1.00%) Apple
8 1 (0.50%) Telerik
8 1 (0.50%) Alterian
8 1 (0.50%) JBoss
8 1 (0.50%) Facebook
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