Period
to 19 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 6 months to 19 June 2018 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.

Model-View-Controller (MVC)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 35 33
Rank change year-on-year -25 -2 -7
Contract jobs citing MVC 42 50 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.82% 4.02% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.42% 4.90% 6.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 49
Birmingham median daily rate £350 £358 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.10% +19.17% -14.29%
10th Percentile £299 £271 £250
90th Percentile £475 £441 £405
West Midlands median daily rate £381 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +17.31% - -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £31.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year - -23.93% +7.17%

MVC is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,228 1,021 1,199
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.47% 82.01% 83.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 829 682 799
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +0.67%
10th Percentile £259 £263 £215
90th Percentile £575 £525 £528
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 17 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £14.22 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.52% -1.97% -35.56%
10th Percentile £8.39 £10.75 £10.73
90th Percentile £42.50 £40.25 £41.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £17.95
% change year-on-year -30.23% +19.78% -21.96%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing MVC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Birmingham

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Birmingham

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for MVC.

1 31 (73.81%) .NET
2 27 (64.29%) C#
3 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
4 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET
5 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (52.38%) HTML
7 21 (50.00%) CSS
8 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
8 19 (45.24%) jQuery
8 19 (45.24%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (40.48%) TDD
9 17 (40.48%) AngularJS
10 13 (30.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
11 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
12 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (26.19%) React
13 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
13 10 (23.81%) Scrum
13 10 (23.81%) .NET Framework
14 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
15 8 (19.05%) SQL
15 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
16 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
16 7 (16.67%) Kanban
16 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
16 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
16 7 (16.67%) Front End Development
17 6 (14.29%) Xamarin

MVC
Co-occurring 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 3 (7.14%) CMS
1 3 (7.14%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (4.76%) Drupal
2 2 (4.76%) NServiceBus
2 2 (4.76%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 11 (26.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (4.76%) npm
5 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.38%) GitHub
5 1 (2.38%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) NoSQL
3 3 (7.14%) JasperReports
3 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 8 (19.05%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.52%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.14%) DbUnit
4 3 (7.14%) jMock
4 3 (7.14%) JUnit
4 3 (7.14%) Maven
4 3 (7.14%) Mockito
4 3 (7.14%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.76%) gulp
5 2 (4.76%) NUnit
5 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.38%) Bower
6 1 (2.38%) Grunt
6 1 (2.38%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.38%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (2.38%) Moq
6 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.38%) webpack
General
1 2 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Advertising
2 1 (2.38%) Electronics
2 1 (2.38%) Games
2 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (95.24%) Developer
2 21 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (26.19%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (26.19%) C# Developer
4 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Agile Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Azure Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (9.52%) HTML Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Java Developer
8 3 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Lead Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Agile Scrum Master
9 2 (4.76%) AWS Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Agile Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Senior Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (73.81%) .NET
2 25 (59.52%) ASP.NET
3 22 (52.38%) HTML
4 21 (50.00%) CSS
5 19 (45.24%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (45.24%) jQuery
6 17 (40.48%) AngularJS
7 13 (30.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (26.19%) React
10 10 (23.81%) .NET Framework
10 10 (23.81%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
12 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
13 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 6 (14.29%) Code First Entity Framework
14 5 (11.90%) HTML5
14 5 (11.90%) RESTful
14 5 (11.90%) SOAP
14 5 (11.90%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (2.38%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (2.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.38%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (2.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) TDD
3 11 (26.19%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (23.81%) Scrum
5 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 7 (16.67%) Kanban
6 6 (14.29%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.90%) Mobile Development
7 5 (11.90%) OO
8 4 (9.52%) BDD
8 4 (9.52%) Web Development
9 3 (7.14%) Concurrent Programming
9 3 (7.14%) Content Management
9 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
9 3 (7.14%) Microservices
9 3 (7.14%) Multithreading
9 3 (7.14%) Test Automation
9 3 (7.14%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 27 (64.29%) C#
2 26 (61.90%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (7.14%) PHP
4 3 (7.14%) TypeScript
5 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.76%) XAML
6 1 (2.38%) ES6
6 1 (2.38%) ES7
6 1 (2.38%) ES8
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (2.38%) DBS Check
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (7.14%) vSphere
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (14.29%) Xamarin
2 3 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (2.38%) Google
3 1 (2.38%) NEC
3 1 (2.38%) SAP