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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 52 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing MVC 59 57 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.77% 2.69% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.07% 3.85% 4.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 34 36
Average daily rate
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£325 £314 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.58% +9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £242 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £446 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +32.72%
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
1449 1480 1247
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.03% 69.94% 67.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 847 794 615
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 79 108
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.78 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £77.50 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -1 23 £275 -10.56% 22
Staffordshire +7 11 £375 -13.29% 12
Coventry -2 7 £373 +19.20% 9
Warwickshire -5 5 £300 +23.71% 16
Shropshire -10 1 £238 -
Worcestershire - - - - 4
Solihull - - - - 6
Walsall - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - - 2
Herefordshire - - - -
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 85 (66.41%) C#
1 85 (66.41%) JavaScript
1 85 (66.41%) .NET
2 74 (57.81%) HTML
3 70 (54.69%) CSS
4 66 (51.56%) ASP.NET
5 63 (49.22%) jQuery
6 61 (47.66%) SQL Server
7 37 (28.91%) SQL
7 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET MVC
8 34 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
9 31 (24.22%) Ajax
10 26 (20.31%) HTML5
10 26 (20.31%) Microsoft
11 24 (18.75%) PHP
11 24 (18.75%) .NET Framework
12 23 (17.97%) Web Services
13 22 (17.19%) XML
13 22 (17.19%) MySQL
14 18 (14.06%) AngularJS
15 17 (13.28%) CSS3
15 17 (13.28%) OOP
16 15 (11.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 14 (10.94%) WCF
17 14 (10.94%) OO
17 14 (10.94%) Apache
17 14 (10.94%) Scrum
17 14 (10.94%) User Experience
18 13 (10.16%) TDD
18 13 (10.16%) Visual Studio

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 14 (10.94%) Apache
2 12 (9.38%) Drupal
2 12 (9.38%) IIS
3 4 (3.13%) Umbraco
3 4 (3.13%) CMS
4 3 (2.34%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (2.34%) Node.js
5 2 (1.56%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.56%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.56%) JBoss
6 1 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.78%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.78%) Liferay
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.78%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.78%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.78%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 4 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.03%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.78%) Office 365
2 1 (0.78%) GitHub
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (47.66%) SQL Server
2 22 (17.19%) MySQL
3 13 (10.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (7.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (5.47%) Relational Database
6 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.91%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (2.34%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.56%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.56%) Couchbase
10 2 (1.56%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.78%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.78%) MS Access
11 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.78%) DB2
11 1 (0.78%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.78%) SQLite
11 1 (0.78%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 13 (10.16%) Visual Studio
1 13 (10.16%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (4.69%) JIRA
4 5 (3.91%) Subversion
4 5 (3.91%) Ant
5 3 (2.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 3 (2.34%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.56%) Selenium
7 1 (0.78%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.78%) JUnit
7 1 (0.78%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.78%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 11 (8.59%) Finance
2 3 (2.34%) Electronics
3 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.78%) Legal
4 1 (0.78%) Games
4 1 (0.78%) Banking
4 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (85.16%) Developer
2 47 (36.72%) .NET Developer
3 35 (27.34%) C# Developer
4 19 (14.84%) ASP.NET Developer
5 14 (10.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (10.94%) PHP Developer
6 12 (9.38%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (9.38%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.59%) Architect
8 10 (7.81%) Web Developer
9 5 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (3.91%) .NET Web Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Mobile Developer
10 4 (3.13%) PHP Drupal Developer
10 4 (3.13%) Java Developer
11 3 (2.34%) Applications Developer
11 3 (2.34%) Senior C# Developer
11 3 (2.34%) MySQL Developer
11 3 (2.34%) Front-End Developer
11 3 (2.34%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (66.41%) .NET
2 74 (57.81%) HTML
3 70 (54.69%) CSS
4 66 (51.56%) ASP.NET
5 63 (49.22%) jQuery
6 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (24.22%) Ajax
8 26 (20.31%) HTML5
9 24 (18.75%) .NET Framework
10 23 (17.97%) Web Services
11 22 (17.19%) XML
12 18 (14.06%) AngularJS
13 17 (13.28%) CSS3
14 15 (11.72%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 14 (10.94%) WCF
16 13 (10.16%) Razor View Engine
17 12 (9.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 12 (9.38%) LAMP
18 9 (7.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 8 (6.25%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.94%) User Experience
2 8 (6.25%) Social Media
2 8 (6.25%) Blog
2 8 (6.25%) Taxonomies
2 8 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.69%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.91%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.78%) Social Network
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.91%) Android
1 5 (3.91%) Apple iOS
2 4 (3.13%) Windows
2 4 (3.13%) Linux
3 3 (2.34%) UNIX
3 3 (2.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.78%) AIX
4 1 (0.78%) HPUX
4 1 (0.78%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.56%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (13.28%) OOP
3 14 (10.94%) OO
3 14 (10.94%) Scrum
4 13 (10.16%) TDD
4 13 (10.16%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (8.59%) Technical Architecture
5 11 (8.59%) Web Development
5 11 (8.59%) Web Application Development
6 9 (7.03%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (6.25%) Time Management
7 8 (6.25%) CRM
8 7 (5.47%) SOA
9 6 (4.69%) Unit Testing
10 5 (3.91%) Logistics
10 5 (3.91%) Web Design
10 5 (3.91%) E-Commerce
10 5 (3.91%) Functional Programming
10 5 (3.91%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.13%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 85 (66.41%) C#
1 85 (66.41%) JavaScript
2 37 (28.91%) SQL
3 24 (18.75%) PHP
4 13 (10.16%) VB.NET
4 13 (10.16%) Java
4 13 (10.16%) PHP5
5 12 (9.38%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.56%) Ruby
7 1 (0.78%) VB6
7 1 (0.78%) Python
7 1 (0.78%) ActionScript
7 1 (0.78%) VB
7 1 (0.78%) C++
7 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.78%) PHP4
7 1 (0.78%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.34%) Degree
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.69%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (20.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.03%) Oracle
3 7 (5.47%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.34%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.34%) Zend
4 3 (2.34%) Sencha
5 2 (1.56%) SAP
6 1 (0.78%) IBM
6 1 (0.78%) HP
6 1 (0.78%) BEA
6 1 (0.78%) Apple
6 1 (0.78%) Vitria
6 1 (0.78%) Cognos
6 1 (0.78%) Sybase
6 1 (0.78%) Pega
6 1 (0.78%) Twitter
6 1 (0.78%) Talend
6 1 (0.78%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.78%) Tableau
6 1 (0.78%) Nintex
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