Period
to 14 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 14 October 2019 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 > Manchester
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 36 28 31
Rank change year-on-year -8 +3 -3
Contract jobs citing MVC 125 185 159
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 4.62% 5.95% 5.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.39% 7.21% 6.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 139 110
Manchester median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £313 £287 £305
90th Percentile £468 £427 £450
North West median daily rate £365 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +0.69% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £170.00 -
North West median hourly rate - £43.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year - -14.00% +52.61%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,320 2,566 2,343
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 85.80% 82.48% 82.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,565 1,614 1,452
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £581 £575 £563
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 107 81
Manchester median hourly rate £15.86 £20.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.63% +5.13% +23.81%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.10 £11.75
90th Percentile £19.75 £35.00 £48.00
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £22.18 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.58% -26.06% +42.55%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Manchester

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Manchester

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Manchester over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Manchester

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in Manchester

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 14 October 2019. 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
Bolton -4 5 £338 +3.05% 15
Stockport +1 3 £363 +4.32% 7
Cheadle - 1 £388 - 1
Rochdale - 1 £388 -
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for MVC.

1 95 (76.00%) .NET
2 75 (60.00%) C#
3 50 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 47 (37.60%) SQL
5 46 (36.80%) JavaScript
6 38 (30.40%) CSS
7 37 (29.60%) HTML
8 36 (28.80%) ASP.NET
9 33 (26.40%) SQL Server
10 25 (20.00%) AngularJS
11 23 (18.40%) .NET Core
12 22 (17.60%) TDD
13 21 (16.80%) .NET Framework
13 21 (16.80%) Unit Testing
14 20 (16.00%) React
15 19 (15.20%) ASP.NET MVC
16 18 (14.40%) HTML5
16 18 (14.40%) E-Commerce
16 18 (14.40%) NoSQL
16 18 (14.40%) Greenfield Project
17 17 (13.60%) Law
18 16 (12.80%) MySQL
18 16 (12.80%) AWS
19 15 (12.00%) Azure
19 15 (12.00%) Web Development
19 15 (12.00%) VB.NET
19 15 (12.00%) Web Services
19 15 (12.00%) CSS3
19 15 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
20 14 (11.20%) PHP

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 8 (6.40%) Umbraco
2 3 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.60%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.80%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.80%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (8.80%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.80%) AWS
2 15 (12.00%) Azure
3 10 (8.00%) AWS Lambda
3 10 (8.00%) Serverless
4 7 (5.60%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.20%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (3.20%) GCP
5 4 (3.20%) SaaS
6 1 (0.80%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.80%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.40%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.40%) NoSQL
3 16 (12.80%) MySQL
4 10 (8.00%) MongoDB
4 10 (8.00%) RDBMS
4 10 (8.00%) Relational Database
5 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (4.00%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.20%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (2.40%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.80%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2017
10 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (9.60%) Git (software)
1 12 (9.60%) JIRA
2 11 (8.80%) NUnit
3 4 (3.20%) Grunt
3 4 (3.20%) gulp
3 4 (3.20%) Subversion
3 4 (3.20%) webpack
4 3 (2.40%) JUnit
5 2 (1.60%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.60%) Mockito
5 2 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.60%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.60%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.80%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.80%) TestNG
6 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (13.60%) Law
2 8 (6.40%) Banking
2 8 (6.40%) Finance
3 4 (3.20%) Publishing
4 1 (0.80%) Automotive
4 1 (0.80%) Back Office
4 1 (0.80%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 113 (90.40%) Developer
2 71 (56.80%) .NET Developer
3 22 (17.60%) C# Developer
4 20 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (14.40%) Software Developer
6 16 (12.80%) Senior Developer
7 15 (12.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 12 (9.60%) PHP Developer
8 12 (9.60%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (8.80%) VB.NET Developer
10 10 (8.00%) Java Developer
11 9 (7.20%) C# Software Developer
12 7 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 7 (5.60%) C# VB.NET Developer
13 6 (4.80%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 6 (4.80%) Full Stack Developer
13 6 (4.80%) SQL Developer
14 4 (3.20%) Backend Developer
14 4 (3.20%) Integration Developer
14 4 (3.20%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (76.00%) .NET
2 38 (30.40%) CSS
3 37 (29.60%) HTML
4 36 (28.80%) ASP.NET
5 25 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 23 (18.40%) .NET Core
7 21 (16.80%) .NET Framework
8 20 (16.00%) React
9 19 (15.20%) ASP.NET MVC
10 18 (14.40%) HTML5
11 15 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 15 (12.00%) CSS3
11 15 (12.00%) Web Services
12 14 (11.20%) Spring
13 13 (10.40%) Entity Framework
14 12 (9.60%) Spring MVC
15 11 (8.80%) jQuery
15 11 (8.80%) Laravel
15 11 (8.80%) RESTful
15 11 (8.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.40%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (10.40%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.80%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.80%) User Experience
4 2 (1.60%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.80%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.80%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.20%) Android
1 4 (3.20%) Linux
2 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.60%) TDD
3 21 (16.80%) Unit Testing
4 18 (14.40%) E-Commerce
5 15 (12.00%) Web Development
6 13 (10.40%) DevOps
7 11 (8.80%) BDD
8 10 (8.00%) SDLC
8 10 (8.00%) Sprint Planning
9 9 (7.20%) SOLID
10 8 (6.40%) Test Automation
11 7 (5.60%) Front End Development
12 6 (4.80%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.80%) Microservices
12 6 (4.80%) SOA
13 5 (4.00%) OOP
13 5 (4.00%) Web Application Development
14 4 (3.20%) Multithreading
14 4 (3.20%) Pair Programming
14 4 (3.20%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (60.00%) C#
2 47 (37.60%) SQL
3 46 (36.80%) JavaScript
4 15 (12.00%) VB.NET
5 14 (11.20%) PHP
6 13 (10.40%) Java
7 12 (9.60%) VBA
8 4 (3.20%) PHP 5
8 4 (3.20%) PHP 7
9 3 (2.40%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.40%) TypeScript
10 2 (1.60%) C
10 2 (1.60%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (0.80%) Degree
1 1 (0.80%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.80%) GDPR
System Software
1 5 (4.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (4.80%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.00%) Oracle
3 4 (3.20%) Zend
4 3 (2.40%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.80%) Sitecore