Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 18 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 61 50
Rank change year-on-year +12 -11 -10
Contract jobs citing MVC 43 40 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.23% 2.71% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 3.13% 3.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 56
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £325 £341
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -4.76% +1.87%
10th Percentile £300 £253 £294
90th Percentile £495 £388 £463
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £46.50 £33.51 -
% change year-on-year +38.75% - -

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1122 1276 1769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 84.17% 86.33% 84.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 914 1164
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.60% +9.35%
10th Percentile £263 £241 £275
90th Percentile £619 £613 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 32 58
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.64 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.82% +12.24% -5.41%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £38.93 £35.75
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.89% -23.00% +64.97%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Cheshire

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Cheshire

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Cheshire

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC in Cheshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in Cheshire

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +17 12 £351 +8.91% 6
Warrington +19 10 £375 +15.38% 10
Crewe - 4 £500 - 4
Knutsford - 3 £388 - 1
Macclesfield -3 2 £373 +29.57% 3
Northwich +1 1 - -
Runcorn 0 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £400 - 3
Nantwich - 1 - - 1
Alderley Edge - 1 £400 - 1
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for MVC.

1 26 (60.47%) .NET
2 23 (53.49%) C#
3 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
4 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
4 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
5 16 (37.21%) SQL
5 16 (37.21%) TDD
6 15 (34.88%) .NET Framework
6 15 (34.88%) Finance
7 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (32.56%) jQuery
7 14 (32.56%) Entity Framework
8 13 (30.23%) CSS
9 12 (27.91%) HTML
9 12 (27.91%) AngularJS
9 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (25.58%) Java
10 11 (25.58%) Spring
11 9 (20.93%) WCF
11 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
11 9 (20.93%) RESTful
11 9 (20.93%) J2EE
12 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (18.60%) REST
12 8 (18.60%) KnockoutJS
13 7 (16.28%) HTML5
13 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
13 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
14 6 (13.95%) PHP
14 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (6.98%) CMS
1 3 (6.98%) ExpressionEngine
1 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.98%) WordPress
2 2 (4.65%) Anypoint
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.33%) PegaRULES
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) HTTP
2 2 (4.65%) FTP
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (39.53%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) MySQL
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.98%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.33%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.33%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.33%) DB2
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.95%) gulp
2 6 (13.95%) webpack
3 5 (11.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (9.30%) Gradle
4 4 (9.30%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
6 2 (4.65%) Ant
6 2 (4.65%) Cucumber
6 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
6 2 (4.65%) JIRA
6 2 (4.65%) Maven
6 2 (4.65%) Moq
6 2 (4.65%) NUnit
6 2 (4.65%) SonarQube
6 2 (4.65%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.33%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.33%) FxCop
7 1 (2.33%) MSBuild
7 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
General
1 15 (34.88%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (83.72%) Developer
2 18 (41.86%) .NET Developer
3 7 (16.28%) Full Stack Developer
4 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Java Project Leader
6 3 (6.98%) MySQL Developer
6 3 (6.98%) PHP Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Project Leader
6 3 (6.98%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Leader
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Project Leader
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (60.47%) .NET
2 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
3 15 (34.88%) .NET Framework
4 14 (32.56%) Entity Framework
4 14 (32.56%) jQuery
5 13 (30.23%) CSS
6 12 (27.91%) AngularJS
6 12 (27.91%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (27.91%) HTML
7 11 (25.58%) Spring
8 9 (20.93%) J2EE
8 9 (20.93%) RESTful
8 9 (20.93%) WCF
9 8 (18.60%) KnockoutJS
9 8 (18.60%) REST
10 7 (16.28%) HTML5
11 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (13.95%) CSS3
11 6 (13.95%) JSON
12 5 (11.63%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.98%) iPad
3 2 (4.65%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (2.33%) DataPower
4 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) RIA
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Unix
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) TDD
2 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (13.95%) Unit Testing
5 5 (11.63%) DevOps
5 5 (11.63%) Scrum
6 4 (9.30%) BDD
6 4 (9.30%) Front End Development
6 4 (9.30%) OO
6 4 (9.30%) SOA
7 3 (6.98%) Inversion of Control
7 3 (6.98%) Secure Coding
7 3 (6.98%) SOLID
8 2 (4.65%) API Development
8 2 (4.65%) CRM
8 2 (4.65%) Single Customer View
8 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
8 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
8 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) C#
2 21 (48.84%) JavaScript
3 16 (37.21%) SQL
4 11 (25.58%) Java
5 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
6 6 (13.95%) PHP
7 3 (6.98%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Ansible
1 1 (2.33%) CA Service Virtualization
1 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.63%) DevExpress
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.65%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) CA
5 1 (2.33%) Pega
5 1 (2.33%) Telerik
5 1 (2.33%) Zend