Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 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 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)
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 32 23
Rank change year-on-year +13 -9 +13
Contract jobs citing MVC 40 21 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 6.59% 3.84% 8.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 4.62% 9.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 16 64
Cardiff median daily rate £350 £413 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.15% +28.91% +3.64%
10th Percentile £167 £298 £263
90th Percentile £397 £513 £425
South Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £328
% change year-on-year -12.50% +22.14% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Cardiff median hourly rate £23.14 - £21.00
10th Percentile £21.87 - £20.50
90th Percentile £24.42 - £21.50
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 - £43.50

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 Cardiff with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 525 455 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 86.49% 83.18% 81.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 368 591
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -
10th Percentile £175 £187 £220
90th Percentile £500 £525 £463
South Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -6.25% +14.29% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 14
Cardiff median hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £14.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.81% -4.20% +21.43%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.75 £10.05
90th Percentile £35.45 £37.13 £21.05
South Wales median hourly rate £19.00 £18.75 £15.88
% change year-on-year +1.33% +18.11% +9.48%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Cardiff

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Cardiff

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Cardiff over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for MVC.

1 39 (97.50%) .NET
2 28 (70.00%) SQL
2 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET
5 21 (52.50%) C#
5 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 19 (47.50%) .NET Framework
8 17 (42.50%) Unit Testing
8 17 (42.50%) OOP
9 16 (40.00%) NUnit
9 16 (40.00%) Entity Framework
10 15 (37.50%) LINQ
10 15 (37.50%) Degree
11 14 (35.00%) jQuery
11 14 (35.00%) MSTest
12 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
12 13 (32.50%) Mentoring
12 13 (32.50%) Coaching
12 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
13 10 (25.00%) NHS
13 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
14 9 (22.50%) Web Services
14 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
15 7 (17.50%) HTML
15 7 (17.50%) XML
15 7 (17.50%) SOAP
15 7 (17.50%) N-Tier
15 7 (17.50%) HL7

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (32.50%) RDBMS
2 13 (32.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (40.00%) NUnit
2 14 (35.00%) MSTest
3 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.50%) FxCop
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
4 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.50%) Back Office
1 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.50%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 34 (85.00%) Developer
2 27 (67.50%) .NET Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Architect
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Developer
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Architect
5 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Lead .NET Developer
5 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Architect
6 3 (7.50%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) .NET
2 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET
3 21 (52.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (47.50%) .NET Framework
5 16 (40.00%) Entity Framework
6 15 (37.50%) LINQ
7 14 (35.00%) jQuery
8 9 (22.50%) Web Services
9 7 (17.50%) HTML
9 7 (17.50%) RESTful
9 7 (17.50%) SOAP
9 7 (17.50%) XML
10 6 (15.00%) CSS
11 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
12 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (7.50%) HTML5
14 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 2 (5.00%) CSS3
15 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
15 1 (2.50%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) NHS
2 7 (17.50%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.50%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (42.50%) OOP
2 17 (42.50%) Unit Testing
3 13 (32.50%) Coaching
3 13 (32.50%) Mentoring
4 7 (17.50%) Enterprise Architecture
4 7 (17.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 7 (17.50%) SDLC
4 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
5 6 (15.00%) High Availability
6 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.00%) OO
8 2 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.00%) Functional Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Scrum
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Web Application Development
8 2 (5.00%) Web Development
9 1 (2.50%) BDD
9 1 (2.50%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) SQL
2 21 (52.50%) C#
3 10 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) HL7
2 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.50%) RedGate
3 1 (2.50%) HP