Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 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)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 36 35
Rank change year-on-year +18 -1 -23
Contract jobs citing MVC 12 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 5.61% 2.01% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.90% 2.44% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 7
Chester median daily rate £358 £323 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.85% -24.12% +13.33%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £332
90th Percentile £438 £425 £463
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £325 £341
% change year-on-year +15.38% -4.76% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Chester median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 174 246 282
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 81.31% 82.27% 91.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 220 181
Chester median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £261 £237 £304
90th Percentile £502 £526 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 0 20
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 - £22.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -2.94%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Chester

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Chester

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Chester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Chester

For the 6 months to 21 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 Chester region with a requirement for MVC.

1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) C#
3 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
4 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 5 (41.67%) SQL
6 4 (33.33%) MySQL
6 4 (33.33%) SOA
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) webpack
6 4 (33.33%) gulp
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (25.00%) HTML5
7 3 (25.00%) iPad
7 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
7 3 (25.00%) CSS3
7 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
7 3 (25.00%) jQuery
7 3 (25.00%) CSS
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) Finance
7 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (16.67%) CRM
8 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (16.67%) PHP
8 2 (16.67%) WordPress
8 2 (16.67%) WCF
8 2 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
8 2 (16.67%) CMS
8 2 (16.67%) LAMP

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) ExpressionEngine
1 2 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (8.33%) PegaRULES
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (33.33%) gulp
1 4 (33.33%) webpack
2 2 (16.67%) SpecFlow
2 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (8.33%) FxCop
3 1 (8.33%) MSBuild
3 1 (8.33%) ReSharper
3 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (8.33%) T4 Templates
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 7 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (25.00%) MySQL Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (8.33%) PHP Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (25.00%) CSS
3 3 (25.00%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 3 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (25.00%) jQuery
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (16.67%) Laravel
4 2 (16.67%) Ninject
4 2 (16.67%) OAuth2
4 2 (16.67%) React
4 2 (16.67%) Sass
4 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (16.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) iPad
2 2 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (8.33%) Credit Risk
3 1 (8.33%) DataPower
3 1 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) SOA
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
3 2 (16.67%) Single Customer View
4 1 (8.33%) Facilities Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (75.00%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (16.67%) TypeScript
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) CA
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Pega