The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for ASP.NET MVC 4 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET MVC 4 over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft ASP.NET MVC4 Framework
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 55 54 56
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 4 3 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.47% 0.93% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 4.58% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Median daily rate - £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £335
% change year-on-year +11.11% +0.74%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.10 - -

ASP.NET MVC 4 is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 177 131 162
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 27.70% 20.40% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 90 116
Median daily rate £375 £331 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.20% -5.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -47.05%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

ASP.NET MVC 4
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing ASP.NET MVC 4 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET MVC 4 in Birmingham

ASP.NET MVC 4
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 4 in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET MVC 4 in Birmingham

ASP.NET MVC 4
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 4 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for ASP.NET MVC 4.

1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) C#
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) Scrum
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) MCPD
6 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
6 1 (14.29%) Office 365
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (14.29%) CSS
6 1 (14.29%) MCSD
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013

ASP.NET MVC 4
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior .NET Developer
3 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior C# Developer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior SQL Developer
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Designer
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365 Developer
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Designer
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Framework
3 4 (57.14%) Entity Framework
4 3 (42.86%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 3 (42.86%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 2 (28.57%) Scrum
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCPD
1 1 (14.29%) MCSD
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft