Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 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)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 55 52
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 -13
Contract jobs citing MVC 44 36 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 3.53% 2.76% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.24% 3.24% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 28 38
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £325 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -12.46% +14.23%
10th Percentile £258 £244 £289
90th Percentile £440 £413 £488
North West median daily rate £363 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +3.57% +6.06% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £43.00 £29.53 -
% change year-on-year +45.64% - -

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 1,037 1,112 1,667
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 83.16% 85.34% 82.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 805 1,116
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +11.84%
10th Percentile £258 £235 £270
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - +8.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 33 56
Cheshire median hourly rate £18.25 £19.66 £17.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.17% +10.64% -3.95%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £37.50 £38.47 £37.50
North West median hourly rate £21.70 £23.75 £30.52
% change year-on-year -8.63% -22.18% +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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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
Warrington +13 10 £356 +9.62% 13
Chester +14 9 £375 +25.00% 23
Knutsford -10 3 £388 +14.81% 6
Crewe -21 2 £550 +37.50% 13
Northwich +1 1 - - 4
Alderley Edge - 1 £400 - 4
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 33 (75.00%) .NET
2 32 (72.73%) C#
3 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
4 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
5 24 (54.55%) ASP.NET
6 22 (50.00%) HTML
7 21 (47.73%) CSS
8 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (27.27%) TDD
9 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
10 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 11 (25.00%) jQuery
10 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (25.00%) SQL
11 10 (22.73%) Java
11 10 (22.73%) RESTful
11 10 (22.73%) Spring
11 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
11 10 (22.73%) Entity Framework
12 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
12 9 (20.45%) Web Services
13 8 (18.18%) OO
13 8 (18.18%) J2EE
13 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
13 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (18.18%) Marketing
14 7 (15.91%) Spring MVC
14 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
14 7 (15.91%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (13.64%) WCF

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 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) Anypoint
2 2 (4.55%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.55%) CMS
2 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
3 1 (2.27%) JBoss
3 1 (2.27%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.55%) GitHub
2 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) FTP
3 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (56.82%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
4 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.55%) Couchbase
5 2 (4.55%) CouchDB
5 2 (4.55%) EDRMS
5 2 (4.55%) MySQL
6 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.27%) DB2
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 9 (20.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (11.36%) Gradle
3 5 (11.36%) Jenkins
4 3 (6.82%) Ant
4 3 (6.82%) Maven
5 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 2 (4.55%) gulp
5 2 (4.55%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.55%) JIRA
5 2 (4.55%) JUnit
5 2 (4.55%) SonarQube
5 2 (4.55%) SpecFlow
5 2 (4.55%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.55%) webpack
6 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.27%) jMock
6 1 (2.27%) Mockito
6 1 (2.27%) Moq
6 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 8 (18.18%) Marketing
2 5 (11.36%) Finance
3 3 (6.82%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 22 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (15.91%) Full Stack Developer
5 5 (11.36%) Java Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Java Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
6 2 (4.55%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Business Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (2.27%) Functional Business Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Java Applications Architect
7 1 (2.27%) Java Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Project Manager
7 1 (2.27%) Senior Java Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (75.00%) .NET
2 24 (54.55%) ASP.NET
3 22 (50.00%) HTML
4 21 (47.73%) CSS
5 12 (27.27%) AngularJS
6 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 11 (25.00%) jQuery
7 10 (22.73%) .NET Framework
7 10 (22.73%) Entity Framework
7 10 (22.73%) RESTful
7 10 (22.73%) Spring
8 9 (20.45%) Web Services
9 8 (18.18%) J2EE
10 7 (15.91%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (15.91%) Spring MVC
11 6 (13.64%) JSON
11 6 (13.64%) WCF
12 5 (11.36%) HTML5
12 5 (11.36%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Greenfield Project
2 4 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.27%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Windows
2 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Unix
3 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.27%) TDD
3 8 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (18.18%) OO
4 5 (11.36%) BDD
4 5 (11.36%) DevOps
4 5 (11.36%) Scrum
5 4 (9.09%) CRM
5 4 (9.09%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.82%) Business Analysis
6 3 (6.82%) Document Management
6 3 (6.82%) Inversion of Control
6 3 (6.82%) Migration
6 3 (6.82%) SOA
6 3 (6.82%) SOLID
7 2 (4.55%) API Development
7 2 (4.55%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 2 (4.55%) Records Management
7 2 (4.55%) Single Customer View
7 2 (4.55%) Workflow Development
Programming Languages
1 32 (72.73%) C#
2 29 (65.91%) JavaScript
3 11 (25.00%) SQL
4 10 (22.73%) Java
5 7 (15.91%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.55%) PHP
6 2 (4.55%) PowerShell
6 2 (4.55%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.27%) Perl
7 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.27%) Python
7 1 (2.27%) Ruby
7 1 (2.27%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.27%) VBA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Ansible
1 2 (4.55%) Puppet
2 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle
3 4 (9.09%) DevExpress
4 2 (4.55%) MuleSoft
4 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.27%) Twitter
5 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
5 1 (2.27%) Zend