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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 33 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing MVC 117 106 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.59% 4.54% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 6.24% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 69 28
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£330 £325 £293
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.53% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +9.55%
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 1698 1186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.03% 72.66% 70.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1174 888 566
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £488 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 107 77
Average hourly rate £29.00 £33.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -12.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -3 60 £338 - 31
Staffordshire -2 12 £345 +6.15% 7
Coventry -5 11 £315 -10.00% 13
Warwickshire +3 10 £325 - 22
Wolverhampton +7 6 £250 -15.25% 1
Solihull +6 4 £330 - 10
Worcestershire +2 1 - - 9
Walsall -2 1 - - 1
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 128 (70.72%) .NET
2 110 (60.77%) C#
3 101 (55.80%) JavaScript
4 91 (50.28%) SQL Server
5 89 (49.17%) ASP.NET
6 87 (48.07%) HTML
7 80 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
8 78 (43.09%) CSS
9 74 (40.88%) jQuery
10 64 (35.36%) TDD
11 55 (30.39%) Scrum
11 55 (30.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 41 (22.65%) .NET Framework
13 37 (20.44%) Ajax
13 37 (20.44%) Git (software)
13 37 (20.44%) SQL
14 35 (19.34%) Web Services
15 33 (18.23%) BDD
16 30 (16.57%) Microsoft
17 29 (16.02%) XML
17 29 (16.02%) HTML5
17 29 (16.02%) AngularJS
18 28 (15.47%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (14.92%) Subversion
19 27 (14.92%) Mentoring
20 26 (14.36%) Linux
21 25 (13.81%) RESTful
21 25 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
22 23 (12.71%) CSS3
22 23 (12.71%) Python

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (5.52%) Umbraco
2 9 (4.97%) CMS
3 8 (4.42%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.87%) Node.js
5 5 (2.76%) Tomcat
5 5 (2.76%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.21%) JBoss
6 4 (2.21%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.66%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.66%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.66%) IIS
8 2 (1.10%) Apache
9 1 (0.55%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.55%) Kentico
9 1 (0.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.55%) Mule
9 1 (0.55%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.55%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (2.21%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.66%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.10%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.55%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 3 (1.66%) Magento
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.55%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.42%) HTTP
2 2 (1.10%) Internet
3 1 (0.55%) SSL
3 1 (0.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (50.28%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.50%) PostgreSQL
3 13 (7.18%) Oracle Database
4 12 (6.63%) MySQL
5 11 (6.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (4.42%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (3.31%) NoSQL
9 5 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (2.76%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.66%) CouchDB
10 3 (1.66%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.10%) MS Access
11 2 (1.10%) DB2
12 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.55%) PerformancePoint
12 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 37 (20.44%) Git (software)
2 28 (15.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 27 (14.92%) Subversion
4 16 (8.84%) Selenium
5 15 (8.29%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.21%) PhpStorm
7 3 (1.66%) JUnit
7 3 (1.66%) Grunt
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (1.10%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.10%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.10%) Moq
9 1 (0.55%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.55%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.55%) XMLUnit
9 1 (0.55%) PHPUnit
9 1 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.55%) JIRA
9 1 (0.55%) ReSharper
9 1 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (10.50%) Finance
2 3 (1.66%) Automotive
2 3 (1.66%) Back Office
3 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.55%) Electronics
3 1 (0.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 164 (90.61%) Developer
2 77 (42.54%) .NET Developer
3 37 (20.44%) C# Developer
4 21 (11.60%) Python Developer
5 18 (9.94%) Senior Developer
5 18 (9.94%) ASP.NET Developer
6 17 (9.39%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (8.29%) Web Developer
8 11 (6.08%) PHP Developer
9 9 (4.97%) Senior .NET Developer
10 8 (4.42%) Java Developer
10 8 (4.42%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 7 (3.87%) Senior Python Developer
12 5 (2.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 5 (2.76%) MySQL Developer
13 4 (2.21%) Software Developer
13 4 (2.21%) C# Web Developer
14 3 (1.66%) Agile .NET Developer
14 3 (1.66%) Sitecore Developer
15 2 (1.10%) Magento Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (70.72%) .NET
2 89 (49.17%) ASP.NET
3 87 (48.07%) HTML
4 78 (43.09%) CSS
5 74 (40.88%) jQuery
6 55 (30.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 41 (22.65%) .NET Framework
8 37 (20.44%) Ajax
9 35 (19.34%) Web Services
10 29 (16.02%) XML
10 29 (16.02%) HTML5
10 29 (16.02%) AngularJS
11 25 (13.81%) RESTful
12 23 (12.71%) CSS3
13 22 (12.15%) Django
13 22 (12.15%) Flask
14 21 (11.60%) WCF
14 21 (11.60%) Entity Framework
15 17 (9.39%) Spring
15 17 (9.39%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.63%) N-Tier
2 3 (1.66%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (1.66%) W3C
3 2 (1.10%) User Experience
3 2 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.10%) Client/Server
3 2 (1.10%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.55%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.55%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (14.36%) Linux
2 20 (11.05%) Ubuntu
3 19 (10.50%) Debian
4 8 (4.42%) Windows
5 5 (2.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.66%) UNIX
7 1 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (44.20%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (35.36%) TDD
3 55 (30.39%) Scrum
4 33 (18.23%) BDD
5 27 (14.92%) Mentoring
6 25 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (12.15%) Web Development
8 21 (11.60%) SOA
9 16 (8.84%) Test Automation
9 16 (8.84%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (7.18%) E-Commerce
10 13 (7.18%) Microservices
10 13 (7.18%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 10 (5.52%) TOGAF
12 9 (4.97%) OO
13 7 (3.87%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.87%) CRM
13 7 (3.87%) OOP
14 5 (2.76%) Root Cause Analysis
14 5 (2.76%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 110 (60.77%) C#
2 101 (55.80%) JavaScript
3 37 (20.44%) SQL
4 23 (12.71%) Python
5 17 (9.39%) Java
6 16 (8.84%) T-SQL
6 16 (8.84%) VB.NET
7 13 (7.18%) PHP
8 5 (2.76%) PHP5
9 4 (2.21%) PHP4
10 3 (1.66%) VB
11 2 (1.10%) TypeScript
11 2 (1.10%) VB6
11 2 (1.10%) C++
11 2 (1.10%) Ruby
12 1 (0.55%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.55%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (2.76%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.21%) Degree
3 2 (1.10%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.87%) QA
2 2 (1.10%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 11 (6.08%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 30 (16.57%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.39%) Oracle
3 10 (5.52%) IBM
4 5 (2.76%) Sitecore
5 4 (2.21%) Adobe
6 3 (1.66%) Zend
6 3 (1.66%) Pega
6 3 (1.66%) BEA
6 3 (1.66%) Vitria
7 2 (1.10%) Sybase
7 2 (1.10%) SAP
8 1 (0.55%) Ektron
8 1 (0.55%) Talend
8 1 (0.55%) Tableau
8 1 (0.55%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.55%) Google
8 1 (0.55%) HP
8 1 (0.55%) Cognos
West Midlands
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Negotiable on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Camping and Caravanning Club
Rate: £19,000 - £23,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Rate: £375 per day + £375 / Day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £350 - 400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £320 - £360 per day + neg.
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago