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 October 2014 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 54 32 47
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +15
Contract jobs citing MVC 71 96 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.83% 4.60% 2.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 6.69% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 64 41
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£313 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £373 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.25 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-19.44% +50.00%
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
1702 1436 1568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.94% 68.81% 69.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 775 815
Average daily rate £375 £357 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 51 105
Average hourly rate £29.75 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 October 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
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 October 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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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 -9 29 £300 -14.28% 26
Warwickshire -14 14 £306 +13.42% 12
Coventry -2 11 £320 +16.36% 12
Worcestershire -5 5 £145 -51.66% 5
Staffordshire -7 3 £338 +12.50% 15
Herefordshire -3 2 - - 1
Walsall 0 1 £310 +3.33% 3
Wolverhampton - 1 £255 -
Shropshire - - - - 6
Solihull - - - - 5
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 141 (76.22%) C#
2 139 (75.14%) .NET
3 118 (63.78%) ASP.NET
4 116 (62.70%) JavaScript
5 86 (46.49%) CSS
6 83 (44.86%) jQuery
7 78 (42.16%) HTML
8 74 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 57 (30.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 49 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
11 47 (25.41%) SQL
12 44 (23.78%) WCF
13 40 (21.62%) .NET Framework
14 35 (18.92%) TDD
15 34 (18.38%) Ajax
16 33 (17.84%) Microsoft
17 31 (16.76%) HTML5
17 31 (16.76%) CSS3
18 28 (15.14%) MySQL
18 28 (15.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 27 (14.59%) LINQ
20 26 (14.05%) Visual Studio
21 22 (11.89%) OOP
21 22 (11.89%) AngularJS
22 21 (11.35%) XML
22 21 (11.35%) Web Development
23 20 (10.81%) Scrum
24 18 (9.73%) PHP
24 18 (9.73%) Java
24 18 (9.73%) OO

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 13 (7.03%) CMS
2 11 (5.95%) Sitecore CMS
3 10 (5.41%) IIS
4 9 (4.86%) Apache
5 3 (1.62%) Node.js
5 3 (1.62%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.62%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.62%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.62%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.54%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.54%) Liferay
7 1 (0.54%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.54%) Drupal
7 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (3.78%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.54%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.54%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.24%) GitHub
2 2 (1.08%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.49%) HTTP
2 2 (1.08%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 28 (15.14%) MySQL
3 16 (8.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (7.57%) Relational Database
5 12 (6.49%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (4.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (2.70%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.16%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.62%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.62%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.62%) ZAP BI
10 3 (1.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.54%) MariaDB
11 1 (0.54%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.54%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.54%) InterSystems Cache
11 1 (0.54%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 26 (14.05%) Visual Studio
2 18 (9.73%) Git (software)
3 11 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (4.32%) Subversion
5 6 (3.24%) JIRA
6 5 (2.70%) NUnit
6 5 (2.70%) Ant
7 4 (2.16%) MSBuild
8 3 (1.62%) Selenium
8 3 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (1.08%) JMeter
9 2 (1.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (1.08%) Maven
9 2 (1.08%) PHPUnit
9 2 (1.08%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.08%) WebDriver
9 2 (1.08%) SoapUI
10 1 (0.54%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 1 (0.54%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.54%) Jasmine
General
1 5 (2.70%) Finance
2 4 (2.16%) Back Office
3 2 (1.08%) Games
3 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.08%) Electronics
3 2 (1.08%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.08%) Retail
4 1 (0.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 160 (86.49%) Developer
2 74 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 45 (24.32%) C# Developer
4 36 (19.46%) ASP.NET Developer
5 29 (15.68%) Web Developer
6 26 (14.05%) C# .NET Developer
7 18 (9.73%) Architect
8 17 (9.19%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 16 (8.65%) .NET Web Developer
10 14 (7.57%) PHP Developer
11 12 (6.49%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.78%) Sitecore Developer
13 6 (3.24%) SQL Developer
13 6 (3.24%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
13 6 (3.24%) Java Developer
13 6 (3.24%) Mobile Developer
14 5 (2.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 5 (2.70%) Mobility Architect
14 5 (2.70%) MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (75.14%) .NET
2 118 (63.78%) ASP.NET
3 86 (46.49%) CSS
4 83 (44.86%) jQuery
5 78 (42.16%) HTML
6 57 (30.81%) ASP.NET MVC
7 44 (23.78%) WCF
8 40 (21.62%) .NET Framework
9 34 (18.38%) Ajax
10 31 (16.76%) HTML5
10 31 (16.76%) CSS3
11 28 (15.14%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 27 (14.59%) LINQ
13 22 (11.89%) AngularJS
14 21 (11.35%) XML
15 16 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 16 (8.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 14 (7.57%) ASP.NET Web API
17 12 (6.49%) WPF
17 12 (6.49%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.73%) User Experience
2 10 (5.41%) Mobile App
3 9 (4.86%) N-Tier
4 6 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.62%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.08%) NHS
6 2 (1.08%) GIS
7 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.54%) Social Media
7 1 (0.54%) Open Source
7 1 (0.54%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.54%) Blog
7 1 (0.54%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 14 (7.57%) Apple iOS
2 13 (7.03%) Windows
3 7 (3.78%) Android
4 5 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.16%) Linux
6 3 (1.62%) UNIX
7 2 (1.08%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.54%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.54%) AIX
8 1 (0.54%) HPUX
8 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (26.49%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (18.92%) TDD
3 22 (11.89%) OOP
4 21 (11.35%) Web Development
5 20 (10.81%) Scrum
6 18 (9.73%) OO
7 17 (9.19%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (8.65%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (8.65%) Logistics
9 13 (7.03%) SOA
10 10 (5.41%) BDD
10 10 (5.41%) Functional Programming
11 9 (4.86%) iOS Development
11 9 (4.86%) Memory Management
12 8 (4.32%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.78%) Android Development
14 6 (3.24%) E-Commerce
14 6 (3.24%) Dependency Injection
15 5 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
15 5 (2.70%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 141 (76.22%) C#
2 116 (62.70%) JavaScript
3 47 (25.41%) SQL
4 18 (9.73%) PHP
4 18 (9.73%) Java
5 13 (7.03%) T-SQL
6 7 (3.78%) Objective-C
7 6 (3.24%) VB.NET
7 6 (3.24%) PHP5
8 5 (2.70%) PHP4
8 5 (2.70%) ActionScript
9 2 (1.08%) Ruby
10 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.54%) VB6
10 1 (0.54%) Python
10 1 (0.54%) C
10 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (2.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (2.16%) Degree
2 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.54%) MCTS
2 1 (0.54%) MCP
2 1 (0.54%) MCAD
2 1 (0.54%) MCSD
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 33 (17.84%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.11%) Sitecore
3 6 (3.24%) Zend
3 6 (3.24%) Sencha
4 5 (2.70%) Oracle
4 5 (2.70%) SAP
5 2 (1.08%) Apple
6 1 (0.54%) Facebook
6 1 (0.54%) Ektron
6 1 (0.54%) hybris
6 1 (0.54%) Telerik
6 1 (0.54%) JBoss
6 1 (0.54%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.54%) HP
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