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 10 February 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.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 50 51 57
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Contract jobs citing MVC 79 66 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.10% 2.99% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 4.27% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 43 34
Average daily rate £325 £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £243 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £402 £446
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £36.96
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -3.95%
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
2046 1544 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.17% 69.90% 73.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1158 881 850
Average daily rate £410 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 107 82
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £35.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.50 £11.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 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 10 February 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
Birmingham +3 29 £325 - 48
Coventry -3 14 £425 +18.88% 12
Warwickshire +8 11 £400 +33.33% 15
Shropshire -14 5 - - 8
Staffordshire -14 4 £300 -10.44% 28
Walsall +1 3 £310 - 1
Solihull - 3 £285 - 3
Herefordshire - 2 £300 -
Worcestershire - 2 £500 - 8
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 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.

1 155 (80.31%) .NET
2 150 (77.72%) C#
3 123 (63.73%) JavaScript
4 121 (62.69%) ASP.NET
5 108 (55.96%) CSS
6 106 (54.92%) HTML
7 105 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
8 89 (46.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 84 (43.52%) SQL Server
10 80 (41.45%) jQuery
11 57 (29.53%) SQL
12 53 (27.46%) TDD
13 48 (24.87%) AngularJS
14 44 (22.80%) WCF
14 44 (22.80%) HTML5
15 43 (22.28%) .NET Framework
16 36 (18.65%) Web Development
17 32 (16.58%) Web Services
18 30 (15.54%) CSS3
19 29 (15.03%) Visual Studio
19 29 (15.03%) Microsoft
20 28 (14.51%) Scrum
20 28 (14.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 25 (12.95%) Ajax
21 25 (12.95%) Entity Framework
22 23 (11.92%) XML
23 22 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
24 19 (9.84%) Continuous Delivery
25 18 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
25 18 (9.33%) Responsive Web Design

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 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 10 (5.18%) CMS
2 6 (3.11%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.59%) JBoss
4 4 (2.07%) Apache
4 4 (2.07%) IIS
4 4 (2.07%) nginx
4 4 (2.07%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.55%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.55%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.04%) Node.js
7 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.52%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (3.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) BigMachines
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.52%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (2.07%) Office 365
4 3 (1.55%) PaaS
4 3 (1.55%) SaaS
5 2 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.52%) GitHub
6 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.52%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.77%) HTTP
2 3 (1.55%) DNS
2 3 (1.55%) SMTP
2 3 (1.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 84 (43.52%) SQL Server
2 17 (8.81%) MySQL
3 15 (7.77%) Relational Database
4 9 (4.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (3.11%) PostgreSQL
7 6 (3.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (2.59%) MongoDB
8 5 (2.59%) NoSQL
8 5 (2.59%) Oracle Database
9 4 (2.07%) Hadoop
9 4 (2.07%) Pentaho
10 3 (1.55%) Couchbase
11 2 (1.04%) RavenDB
11 2 (1.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.52%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 29 (15.03%) Visual Studio
2 8 (4.15%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.07%) Ant
4 4 (2.07%) Eclipse
4 4 (2.07%) Moq
4 4 (2.07%) NUnit
4 4 (2.07%) TeamCity
5 3 (1.55%) Gradle
5 3 (1.55%) Maven
5 3 (1.55%) NetBeans
5 3 (1.55%) NSubstitute
5 3 (1.55%) Selenium
5 3 (1.55%) Zend Studio
6 2 (1.04%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.04%) Grunt
6 2 (1.04%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.04%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.04%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.52%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (6.74%) Finance
2 11 (5.70%) Retail
3 4 (2.07%) Marketing
4 3 (1.55%) Advertising
5 2 (1.04%) Games
5 2 (1.04%) Legal
6 1 (0.52%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 169 (87.56%) Developer
2 103 (53.37%) .NET Developer
3 57 (29.53%) C# Developer
4 40 (20.73%) ASP.NET Developer
5 37 (19.17%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (14.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (12.44%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 14 (7.25%) Senior Developer
9 11 (5.70%) Java Developer
10 10 (5.18%) Architect
10 10 (5.18%) Lead Developer
10 10 (5.18%) PHP Developer
11 9 (4.66%) .NET Architect
11 9 (4.66%) Web Developer
12 8 (4.15%) SQL Developer
13 7 (3.63%) Angular Developer
13 7 (3.63%) Applications Developer
13 7 (3.63%) Technical Architect
14 6 (3.11%) .NET Web Developer
14 6 (3.11%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (80.31%) .NET
2 121 (62.69%) ASP.NET
3 108 (55.96%) CSS
4 106 (54.92%) HTML
5 89 (46.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 80 (41.45%) jQuery
7 48 (24.87%) AngularJS
8 44 (22.80%) HTML5
8 44 (22.80%) WCF
9 43 (22.28%) .NET Framework
10 32 (16.58%) Web Services
11 30 (15.54%) CSS3
12 28 (14.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 25 (12.95%) Ajax
13 25 (12.95%) Entity Framework
14 23 (11.92%) XML
15 18 (9.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 17 (8.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 14 (7.25%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (6.74%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.70%) N-Tier
2 7 (3.63%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (2.59%) Blog
4 4 (2.07%) User Experience
5 3 (1.55%) NHS
6 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.52%) Fintech
6 1 (0.52%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.52%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.66%) Linux
2 4 (2.07%) Unix
2 4 (2.07%) Windows
3 3 (1.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (54.40%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (27.46%) TDD
3 36 (18.65%) Web Development
4 28 (14.51%) Scrum
5 22 (11.40%) Continuous Integration
6 19 (9.84%) Continuous Delivery
7 18 (9.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (8.29%) OO
9 15 (7.77%) Configuration Management
9 15 (7.77%) DevOps
10 13 (6.74%) Software Engineering
10 13 (6.74%) Web Design
11 12 (6.22%) E-Commerce
12 11 (5.70%) SOLID
12 11 (5.70%) Unit Testing
13 10 (5.18%) SDLC
14 9 (4.66%) OOP
14 9 (4.66%) Web Application Development
15 8 (4.15%) BDD
15 8 (4.15%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 150 (77.72%) C#
2 123 (63.73%) JavaScript
3 57 (29.53%) SQL
4 18 (9.33%) T-SQL
4 18 (9.33%) VB.NET
5 17 (8.81%) Java
6 12 (6.22%) PHP
7 5 (2.59%) PHP 5
8 3 (1.55%) VBScript
9 2 (1.04%) TypeScript
9 2 (1.04%) VB
9 2 (1.04%) VB6
9 2 (1.04%) XPath
9 2 (1.04%) XQuery
10 1 (0.52%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.52%) Ruby
10 1 (0.52%) Scala
10 1 (0.52%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (4.15%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.04%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.04%) Degree
2 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.52%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.59%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.52%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 29 (15.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (5.18%) Oracle
3 4 (2.07%) Cloudera
3 4 (2.07%) Sitecore
3 4 (2.07%) Zend
4 3 (1.55%) hybris
4 3 (1.55%) Xamarin
5 2 (1.04%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.52%) ATG
6 1 (0.52%) Google
6 1 (0.52%) IBM
6 1 (0.52%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.52%) Siebel
Shropshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Shropshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £315 - 385 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Ludlow, Shropshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £320 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
G2 Recruitment
Rate: Market related
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Birmingham
Amoria Bond
Rate: £375 - £376 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
Evesham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day + competitive
Posted: 28 days ago