Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 51 34
Rank change year-on-year +8 -17 -5
Contract jobs citing MVC 60 49 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 4.22% 3.24% 5.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.11% 3.92% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 39 59
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £313 £263 £250
90th Percentile £538 £413 £425
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +17.86% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £42.25 £29.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year +44.44% +24.47% +34.29%

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 1,174 1,249 1,309
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.50% 82.61% 83.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 800 906 851
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% -3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £218 £238 £250
90th Percentile £550 £525 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 17 31
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £15.00
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.60
90th Percentile £23.60 £47.45 £36.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £24.98 £17.50
% change year-on-year -39.95% +42.74% -18.60%

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 21 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 45 (75.00%) .NET
2 41 (68.33%) JavaScript
3 39 (65.00%) C#
4 38 (63.33%) ASP.NET
5 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
6 30 (50.00%) jQuery
7 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (45.00%) HTML
9 23 (38.33%) CSS
10 21 (35.00%) SQL
10 21 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 19 (31.67%) TDD
11 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
12 18 (30.00%) Scrum
13 16 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 15 (25.00%) .NET Framework
15 14 (23.33%) AngularJS
16 13 (21.67%) Front End Development
16 13 (21.67%) Finance
16 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
17 11 (18.33%) KnockoutJS
17 11 (18.33%) Entity Framework
18 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
18 10 (16.67%) Co-Creation
18 10 (16.67%) Java
18 10 (16.67%) Eclipse
18 10 (16.67%) Spring
18 10 (16.67%) HTML5
19 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
19 9 (15.00%) Git (software)

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 8 (13.33%) CMS
2 5 (8.33%) Drupal
3 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) EPiServer
4 2 (3.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.67%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.00%) Azure Functions
2 6 (10.00%) Serverless
3 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.00%) npm
4 2 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (3.33%) GitHub
5 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.67%) SaaS
5 1 (1.67%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (31.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.00%) MySQL
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 2 (3.33%) Redis
5 1 (1.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 9 (15.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (13.33%) Visual Studio
4 7 (11.67%) NUnit
5 4 (6.67%) Grunt
5 4 (6.67%) gulp
5 4 (6.67%) Moq
5 4 (6.67%) MSTest
5 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (5.00%) Selenium
7 2 (3.33%) Bower
7 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 2 (3.33%) JIRA
7 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (3.33%) Xcode
8 1 (1.67%) Axure RP
8 1 (1.67%) Jasmine
8 1 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.67%) webpack
General
1 13 (21.67%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Electronics
4 1 (1.67%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 57 (95.00%) Developer
2 23 (38.33%) .NET Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
4 9 (15.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (15.00%) C# Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Agile Developer
5 7 (11.67%) ASP.NET Developer
5 7 (11.67%) Azure Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (10.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 5 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (8.33%) CMS Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Drupal Developer
7 5 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 4 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
8 4 (6.67%) HTML Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (75.00%) .NET
2 38 (63.33%) ASP.NET
3 30 (50.00%) jQuery
4 29 (48.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 27 (45.00%) HTML
6 23 (38.33%) CSS
7 16 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (25.00%) .NET Framework
9 14 (23.33%) AngularJS
10 11 (18.33%) Entity Framework
10 11 (18.33%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 10 (16.67%) HTML5
11 10 (16.67%) Spring
12 9 (15.00%) Hibernate
12 9 (15.00%) J2EE
12 9 (15.00%) Spring MVC
13 8 (13.33%) Ajax
13 8 (13.33%) React
14 5 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) iPhone
3 1 (1.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Android
3 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.67%) Linux
4 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (31.67%) TDD
3 18 (30.00%) Scrum
4 13 (21.67%) Front End Development
5 10 (16.67%) Co-Creation
6 9 (15.00%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (15.00%) Microservices
6 9 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
6 9 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 8 (13.33%) Web Development
8 7 (11.67%) Content Management
9 6 (10.00%) DevOps
9 6 (10.00%) Mobile Development
10 5 (8.33%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (8.33%) OO
10 5 (8.33%) Prototyping
10 5 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (6.67%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 41 (68.33%) JavaScript
2 39 (65.00%) C#
3 21 (35.00%) SQL
4 10 (16.67%) Java
5 9 (15.00%) Java 8
6 3 (5.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (5.00%) TypeScript
6 3 (5.00%) XAML
7 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.33%) Python
7 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.67%) C
8 1 (1.67%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.67%) ES6
8 1 (1.67%) ES7
8 1 (1.67%) ES8
8 1 (1.67%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (1.67%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) HockeyApp
1 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.33%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.33%) Oracle
3 2 (3.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.67%) Apple
4 1 (1.67%) NEC
4 1 (1.67%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) Twitter
4 1 (1.67%) Zend