The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 24 April 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)
Merseyside / Liverpool
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 24 33
Rank change year-on-year +9 +9  
Contract jobs citing MVC 15 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 6.28% 3.98% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.35% 4.76% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 1
Median daily rate £325 £325 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.03%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +10.96% +10.71%  

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 Liverpool with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 204 189 204
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 85.36% 83.63% 75.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 135 115
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £286 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Median hourly rate £13.50 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.19% -63.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Liverpool 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 Liverpool

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Liverpool

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

1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 21 (80.77%) C#
4 19 (73.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
7 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (42.31%) HTML
9 8 (30.77%) SQL
9 8 (30.77%) CSS
10 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
10 7 (26.92%) Sitecore
11 6 (23.08%) CMS
11 6 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
12 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (19.23%) Umbraco
12 5 (19.23%) jQuery
13 4 (15.38%) EPiServer
13 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
13 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
14 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
14 3 (11.54%) OO
14 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
14 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
14 3 (11.54%) PHP
14 3 (11.54%) Symfony
14 3 (11.54%) LINQ
14 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
15 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 6 (23.08%) CMS
1 6 (23.08%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (19.23%) Umbraco
3 4 (15.38%) EPiServer
4 3 (11.54%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.69%) Drupal
6 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.85%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.85%) CloudFront
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) GIS
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
3 1 (3.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Moq
2 1 (3.85%) MSTest
2 1 (3.85%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Developer
2 17 (65.38%) .NET Developer
3 7 (26.92%) C# Developer
4 6 (23.08%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (23.08%) Sitecore Developer
5 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
6 3 (11.54%) EPiServer Developer
7 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (7.69%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) CMS Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Drupal Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 2 (7.69%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (3.85%) MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.85%) PHP Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 22 (84.62%) ASP.NET
3 19 (73.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (42.31%) HTML
5 8 (30.77%) CSS
6 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (19.23%) jQuery
7 4 (15.38%) AngularJS
8 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
8 3 (11.54%) LINQ
8 3 (11.54%) Symfony
9 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (7.69%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (7.69%) Entity Framework
9 2 (7.69%) HTML5
9 2 (7.69%) LINQ to SQL
10 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 1 (3.85%) Ember.js
10 1 (3.85%) Ninject
10 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
2 3 (11.54%) OO
3 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (7.69%) Data Management
3 2 (7.69%) OOD
3 2 (7.69%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (7.69%) TDD
3 2 (7.69%) Time Management
3 2 (7.69%) Web Development
4 1 (3.85%) Content Management
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (3.85%) Dependency Injection
4 1 (3.85%) Functional Programming
4 1 (3.85%) Logistics
4 1 (3.85%) OO PHP
4 1 (3.85%) Scrum
4 1 (3.85%) SOLID
4 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (80.77%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (30.77%) SQL
4 4 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 3 (11.54%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.85%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
1 7 (26.92%) Sitecore
2 2 (7.69%) Zend