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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 33 29 42
Rank change year-on-year -4 +13  
Contract jobs citing MVC 17 56 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.23% 5.80% 3.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 6.89% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 39 22
Median daily rate £385 £363 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.20% +20.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £425 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £340
% change year-on-year +0.71% +2.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.28%  

MVC is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 444 813 698
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 84.25% 84.25% 83.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 511 448
Median daily rate £400 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 34
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.44% -35.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe +9 4 £400 +7.02% 5
Chester -14 3 £323 -7.85% 10
Warrington +17 2 £420 +29.23% 8
Knutsford +8 2 £331 -22.05%
Sandbach - 1 £370 -
MVC
North West

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 18 (62.07%) C#
2 18 (62.07%) .NET
3 16 (55.17%) HTML
3 16 (55.17%) CSS
4 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
6 12 (41.38%) TDD
6 12 (41.38%) jQuery
6 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
7 11 (37.93%) Scrum
8 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
8 10 (34.48%) OO
8 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
9 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
10 8 (27.59%) Entity Framework
11 6 (20.69%) BDD
11 6 (20.69%) OOP
11 6 (20.69%) MySQL
11 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 6 (20.69%) PHP
12 5 (17.24%) Java
12 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
12 5 (17.24%) Web Services
12 5 (17.24%) Apache
12 5 (17.24%) Finance
12 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
12 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5

MVC
Top Related 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 5 (17.24%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) GlassFish
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Integration
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.45%) WebSphere Process Server
Business Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Magento
2 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) AMQP
2 1 (3.45%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) MySQL
3 2 (6.90%) NoSQL
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Couchbase
4 1 (3.45%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.45%) DB2
4 1 (3.45%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.24%) Visual Studio
3 4 (13.79%) Subversion
3 4 (13.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (10.34%) Ant
4 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
4 3 (10.34%) JUnit
4 3 (10.34%) Maven
4 3 (10.34%) NUnit
4 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.90%) CruiseControl
5 2 (6.90%) EasyMock
5 2 (6.90%) Jasmine
5 2 (6.90%) JBehave
5 2 (6.90%) Mockito
5 2 (6.90%) Moq
5 2 (6.90%) Selenium
5 2 (6.90%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.45%) Bower
6 1 (3.45%) gulp
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Local Government
2 1 (3.45%) Prime Brokerage
Job Titles
1 24 (82.76%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) .NET Developer
3 8 (27.59%) C# Developer
4 6 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.24%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (6.90%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) CRM Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Web Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (62.07%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) CSS
2 16 (55.17%) HTML
3 14 (48.28%) ASP.NET
4 12 (41.38%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (41.38%) jQuery
5 11 (37.93%) .NET Framework
6 10 (34.48%) ASP.NET Web API
7 9 (31.03%) AngularJS
8 8 (27.59%) Entity Framework
9 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 5 (17.24%) RESTful
9 5 (17.24%) Web Services
10 4 (13.79%) HTML5
10 4 (13.79%) LAMP
10 4 (13.79%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (13.79%) Spring
10 4 (13.79%) Zend Framework
11 3 (10.34%) CSS3
11 3 (10.34%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.90%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.45%) Clustering
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.45%) DataPower
3 1 (3.45%) Derivative
3 1 (3.45%) iPad
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (41.38%) TDD
3 11 (37.93%) Scrum
4 10 (34.48%) OO
5 6 (20.69%) BDD
5 6 (20.69%) OOP
6 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (17.24%) Front End Development
7 4 (13.79%) B2B
7 4 (13.79%) Kanban
7 4 (13.79%) Modular Programming
7 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
7 4 (13.79%) Web Development
8 3 (10.34%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (10.34%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (10.34%) Software Engineering
8 3 (10.34%) Unit Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Dependency Management
9 2 (6.90%) Functional Testing
9 2 (6.90%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) JavaScript
2 18 (62.07%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) PHP
3 6 (20.69%) SQL
4 5 (17.24%) Java
5 3 (10.34%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) COBOL
6 2 (6.90%) Perl
6 2 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
7 1 (3.45%) Python
7 1 (3.45%) Ruby
7 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) PhD
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Capistrano
1 2 (6.90%) Nagios
1 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
1 4 (13.79%) Zend
2 3 (10.34%) Google
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle
4 1 (3.45%) IBM
4 1 (3.45%) Kony
4 1 (3.45%) Sybase
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter
4 1 (3.45%) Yahoo!
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