The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for ASP.NET MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET MVC 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 MVC Framework
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 44 45 47
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 14 15 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.19% 2.34% 1.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.91% 11.45% 6.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 9
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £405 £380
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £338
% change year-on-year +3.70% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.25 £46.56 £33.75
% change year-on-year -13.54% +37.94%  

ASP.NET MVC 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
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing ASP.NET MVC 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 in Birmingham

ASP.NET MVC
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 in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET MVC in Birmingham

ASP.NET MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 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.

1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 31 (100.00%) MVC
2 28 (90.32%) C#
3 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
4 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (58.06%) .NET Framework
5 17 (54.84%) SQL
6 16 (51.61%) Entity Framework
7 15 (48.39%) jQuery
8 14 (45.16%) HTML
8 14 (45.16%) Scrum
9 13 (41.94%) WCF
9 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
10 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
10 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (35.48%) CSS
12 10 (32.26%) Web Services
12 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
13 9 (29.03%) OOD
13 9 (29.03%) OO
13 9 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (29.03%) SOLID
14 8 (25.81%) CruiseControl
14 8 (25.81%) Subversion
14 8 (25.81%) NUnit
15 7 (22.58%) Service Management
15 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
15 7 (22.58%) Moq

ASP.NET MVC
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 2 (6.45%) Umbraco
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Kentico
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.23%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Visual Studio
2 8 (25.81%) CruiseControl
2 8 (25.81%) NUnit
2 8 (25.81%) Subversion
3 7 (22.58%) Moq
4 2 (6.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.23%) NuGet
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 27 (87.10%) .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (19.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (19.35%) C# Developer
6 5 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (16.13%) JavaScript Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior .NET Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
6 5 (16.13%) SQL Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Senior SQL Developer
7 2 (6.45%) WPF Developer
8 1 (3.23%) .NET Software Developer
8 1 (3.23%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) .NET
1 31 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 18 (58.06%) .NET Framework
3 16 (51.61%) Entity Framework
4 15 (48.39%) jQuery
5 14 (45.16%) HTML
6 13 (41.94%) WCF
7 11 (35.48%) CSS
8 10 (32.26%) Web Services
9 9 (29.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
11 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (9.68%) HTML5
13 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (6.45%) WPF
14 1 (3.23%) Dojo
14 1 (3.23%) DOM
14 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) iPad
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
1 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) MVC
2 18 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (45.16%) Scrum
4 12 (38.71%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (29.03%) OO
5 9 (29.03%) OOD
5 9 (29.03%) SOLID
6 7 (22.58%) Service Management
6 7 (22.58%) Unit Testing
7 6 (19.35%) TDD
8 5 (16.13%) Web Development
9 4 (12.90%) Data Protection
10 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.68%) Front End Development
10 3 (9.68%) Software Engineering
11 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
11 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
11 2 (6.45%) Content Management
11 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
11 2 (6.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 28 (90.32%) C#
2 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
3 17 (54.84%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
1 1 (3.23%) MCPD
1 1 (3.23%) MCSD
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Xamarin