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 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 49 50 42
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -8
Contract jobs citing MVC 72 53 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.98% 2.60% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.34% 3.78% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 32 52
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£313 £300 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £227 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £375 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.75 £33.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+47.72% +10.00%
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
1658 1402 1444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 68.65% 68.86% 68.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 927 784 700
Average daily rate £375 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 63 130
Average hourly rate £26.25 £26.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% -18.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £12.90 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +14 34 £300 -7.69% 30
Staffordshire +2 12 £363 +16.00% 7
Coventry -4 7 £320 +16.36% 17
Warwickshire -14 5 £356 +35.71% 17
Wolverhampton -2 2 £260 -13.33% 3
Walsall +1 1 £310 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £145 - 2
Herefordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Solihull - - - - 6
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 112 (70.00%) C#
1 112 (70.00%) .NET
2 104 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 96 (60.00%) ASP.NET
4 78 (48.75%) HTML
5 76 (47.50%) CSS
6 70 (43.75%) SQL Server
7 66 (41.25%) jQuery
8 53 (33.13%) ASP.NET MVC
9 45 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
10 42 (26.25%) Ajax
11 40 (25.00%) SQL
12 31 (19.38%) TDD
13 28 (17.50%) HTML5
14 27 (16.88%) PHP
14 27 (16.88%) MySQL
15 26 (16.25%) AngularJS
16 25 (15.63%) Microsoft
16 25 (15.63%) CSS3
16 25 (15.63%) .NET Framework
17 24 (15.00%) WCF
18 23 (14.38%) User Experience
19 21 (13.13%) OOP
19 21 (13.13%) XML
20 19 (11.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 18 (11.25%) Responsive Web Design
21 18 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
21 18 (11.25%) Git (software)
21 18 (11.25%) Web Services
22 17 (10.63%) OO

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (10.00%) Apache
2 12 (7.50%) IIS
2 12 (7.50%) Drupal
3 5 (3.13%) CMS
4 4 (2.50%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.88%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (1.88%) Node.js
6 2 (1.25%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.25%) JBoss
6 2 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.25%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.63%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.63%) Liferay
Applications
1 9 (5.63%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) S-PLUS
2 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
2 6 (3.75%) GitHub
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.50%) HTTP
2 1 (0.63%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 27 (16.88%) MySQL
3 17 (10.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (8.13%) Relational Database
5 10 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 10 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (2.50%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.88%) ZAP BI
8 3 (1.88%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.25%) CouchDB
9 2 (1.25%) MongoDB
9 2 (1.25%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.63%) SQLite
10 1 (0.63%) DB2
10 1 (0.63%) MS Access
10 1 (0.63%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 18 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 14 (8.75%) Visual Studio
3 7 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (3.75%) Subversion
4 6 (3.75%) JIRA
5 5 (3.13%) Ant
5 5 (3.13%) NUnit
6 4 (2.50%) MSBuild
7 2 (1.25%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.63%) Selenium
8 1 (0.63%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (0.63%) Moq
8 1 (0.63%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.63%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.63%) NBehave
General
1 7 (4.38%) Finance
2 4 (2.50%) Back Office
3 3 (1.88%) Games
4 2 (1.25%) Electronics
4 2 (1.25%) Retail
5 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.63%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 137 (85.63%) Developer
2 58 (36.25%) .NET Developer
3 48 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 29 (18.13%) ASP.NET Developer
5 23 (14.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 20 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 18 (11.25%) Architect
8 17 (10.63%) Senior Developer
8 17 (10.63%) PHP Developer
9 14 (8.75%) Web Developer
10 8 (5.00%) Senior .NET Developer
11 7 (4.38%) .NET Web Developer
11 7 (4.38%) Mobile Developer
12 6 (3.75%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (3.13%) Java Developer
13 5 (3.13%) MySQL Developer
13 5 (3.13%) PHP MySQL Developer
14 4 (2.50%) PHP Drupal Developer
14 4 (2.50%) Applications Developer
14 4 (2.50%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 112 (70.00%) .NET
2 96 (60.00%) ASP.NET
3 78 (48.75%) HTML
4 76 (47.50%) CSS
5 66 (41.25%) jQuery
6 53 (33.13%) ASP.NET MVC
7 42 (26.25%) Ajax
8 28 (17.50%) HTML5
9 26 (16.25%) AngularJS
10 25 (15.63%) CSS3
10 25 (15.63%) .NET Framework
11 24 (15.00%) WCF
12 21 (13.13%) XML
13 19 (11.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 18 (11.25%) Web Services
15 17 (10.63%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 17 (10.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 16 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
17 15 (9.38%) Razor View Engine
18 14 (8.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.38%) User Experience
2 13 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.88%) Mobile App
4 10 (6.25%) N-Tier
5 8 (5.00%) Taxonomies
5 8 (5.00%) Blog
5 8 (5.00%) Social Media
6 2 (1.25%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.25%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.63%) Social Network
7 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 8 (5.00%) Windows
2 8 (5.00%) Android
3 4 (2.50%) UNIX
3 4 (2.50%) Linux
4 3 (1.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.63%) AIX
5 1 (0.63%) HPUX
5 1 (0.63%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (28.13%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.38%) TDD
3 21 (13.13%) OOP
4 18 (11.25%) Continuous Integration
4 18 (11.25%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (10.63%) OO
6 16 (10.00%) Scrum
7 12 (7.50%) SOA
7 12 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (6.88%) Web Application Development
9 10 (6.25%) BDD
9 10 (6.25%) Functional Programming
10 9 (5.63%) iOS Development
11 8 (5.00%) Web Development
11 8 (5.00%) Time Management
12 7 (4.38%) Logistics
12 7 (4.38%) Android Development
13 5 (3.13%) Dependency Injection
14 4 (2.50%) E-Commerce
14 4 (2.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 112 (70.00%) C#
2 104 (65.00%) JavaScript
3 40 (25.00%) SQL
4 27 (16.88%) PHP
5 15 (9.38%) Java
5 15 (9.38%) PHP5
6 12 (7.50%) T-SQL
7 7 (4.38%) VB.NET
8 3 (1.88%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.88%) PHP4
9 2 (1.25%) Ruby
9 2 (1.25%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.63%) VB6
10 1 (0.63%) C++
10 1 (0.63%) VB
10 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.63%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (1.25%) Degree
2 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.63%) MCP
2 1 (0.63%) MCAD
2 1 (0.63%) MCSD
2 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.63%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.63%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.38%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (3.75%) Zend
3 6 (3.75%) Sencha
4 5 (3.13%) Sitecore
4 5 (3.13%) Oracle
5 3 (1.88%) Apple
6 1 (0.63%) Vitria
6 1 (0.63%) Pega
6 1 (0.63%) Sybase
6 1 (0.63%) IBM
6 1 (0.63%) HP
6 1 (0.63%) BEA
6 1 (0.63%) Facebook
6 1 (0.63%) Twitter
6 1 (0.63%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.63%) Nintex
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