Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

Model-View-Controller (MVC)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 35 35
Rank change year-on-year -17 0 -2
Contract jobs citing MVC 45 72 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.82% 4.73% 3.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 5.81% 5.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 51 44
Birmingham median daily rate £325 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £274
90th Percentile £413 £425 £600
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year - -3.45% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £17.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% +28.57% -10.26%

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 1294 1239 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.13% 81.46% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 801 647
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £230
90th Percentile £525 £550 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

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 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 MVC.

1 38 (84.44%) .NET
2 31 (68.89%) CSS
3 30 (66.67%) HTML
4 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
4 25 (55.56%) C#
5 24 (53.33%) ASP.NET
6 18 (40.00%) Web Development
7 16 (35.56%) jQuery
8 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 15 (33.33%) SQL
9 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (24.44%) HTML5
11 11 (24.44%) CSS3
11 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
11 11 (24.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
12 8 (17.78%) Entity Framework
12 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
13 7 (15.56%) XML
13 7 (15.56%) PHP
13 7 (15.56%) TDD
14 6 (13.33%) Web Services
14 6 (13.33%) CRM
14 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 5 (11.11%) REST
15 5 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
15 5 (11.11%) Umbraco
15 5 (11.11%) Windows
15 5 (11.11%) Kendo UI

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 5 (11.11%) Umbraco
2 3 (6.67%) Drupal
3 2 (4.44%) CMS
3 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) DNN
4 1 (2.22%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.22%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.22%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Subversion
1 4 (8.89%) TortoiseSVN
2 3 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.22%) IntelliJ
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) JUnit
3 1 (2.22%) Maven
3 1 (2.22%) Mercurial
3 1 (2.22%) Mockito
3 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.22%) WebStorm
General
1 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 40 (88.89%) Developer
2 15 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 10 (22.22%) .NET Developer
4 8 (17.78%) C# Developer
5 5 (11.11%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Digital Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 3 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.44%) .NET Web Developer
7 2 (4.44%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.44%) CRM Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM Developer
7 2 (4.44%) PHP Symfony Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Portal Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Symfony Developer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (84.44%) .NET
2 31 (68.89%) CSS
3 30 (66.67%) HTML
4 24 (53.33%) ASP.NET
5 16 (35.56%) jQuery
6 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (24.44%) AngularJS
7 11 (24.44%) CSS3
7 11 (24.44%) HTML5
7 11 (24.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (17.78%) .NET Framework
8 8 (17.78%) Entity Framework
9 7 (15.56%) XML
10 6 (13.33%) Web Services
11 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (11.11%) Kendo UI
11 5 (11.11%) REST
12 3 (6.67%) Backbone.js
12 3 (6.67%) Dapper ORM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) User Experience
2 4 (8.89%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (4.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.22%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.11%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Android
2 1 (2.22%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) Web Development
2 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.56%) TDD
4 6 (13.33%) CRM
5 4 (8.89%) BDD
5 4 (8.89%) SOLID
6 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.67%) Integration Testing
6 3 (6.67%) Microservices
6 3 (6.67%) OO
6 3 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.67%) User Stories
7 2 (4.44%) B2B
7 2 (4.44%) B2C
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.44%) Progressive Web App
7 2 (4.44%) SDLC
7 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) C#
1 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 15 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (15.56%) PHP
4 4 (8.89%) Java
4 4 (8.89%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.67%) TypeScript
6 2 (4.44%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.22%) Groovy
7 1 (2.22%) PHP 4
7 1 (2.22%) PHP 5
7 1 (2.22%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) DBS Check
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.22%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) MCPD
2 1 (2.22%) MCSD
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.22%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Telerik
2 1 (2.22%) Xamarin
2 1 (2.22%) Zend