Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 24 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 > Lancashire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 42 53 66
Rank change year-on-year +11 +13 -7
Contract jobs citing MVC 10 12 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 2.22% 1.85% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 2.27% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 7
Lancashire median daily rate £310 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.13% -1.54% -1.89%
10th Percentile £300 £247 £185
90th Percentile £320 £340 £454
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Lancashire median hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.67% - -
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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 371 528 769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 82.26% 81.61% 83.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 351 518
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +19.21%
10th Percentile £293 £213 £271
90th Percentile £607 £556 £643
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 56 83
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +37.91%
10th Percentile £11.93 £11.38 £16.74
90th Percentile £60.53 £63.03 £49.07
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +13.64% -27.92% +74.40%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Lancashire

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Lancashire

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Lancashire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Chorley +3 3 £310 +24.00%
Blackburn - 2 £300 - 3
Burnley - 1 - -
Lancaster - 1 - - 1
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for MVC.

1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (70.00%) WinForms
4 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
5 5 (50.00%) SQL
5 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (40.00%) WCF
6 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 4 (40.00%) SDLC
6 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (40.00%) XML
7 3 (30.00%) CSS
7 3 (30.00%) HTML
7 3 (30.00%) Finance
7 3 (30.00%) TDD
7 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (20.00%) Ajax
8 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
8 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (20.00%) SOAP
8 2 (20.00%) Web Services
8 2 (20.00%) C++
8 2 (20.00%) HTTP
8 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) Issue Tracking

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (10.00%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 2 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
1 8 (80.00%) ASP.NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (70.00%) WinForms
3 5 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 5 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (40.00%) WCF
4 4 (40.00%) XML
5 3 (30.00%) CSS
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
6 2 (20.00%) Ajax
6 2 (20.00%) RESTful
6 2 (20.00%) SOAP
6 2 (20.00%) Web Services
7 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
7 1 (10.00%) jQuery
7 1 (10.00%) React
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) SDLC
1 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
2 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Issue Tracking
3 2 (20.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (20.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (50.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft