Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 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 > Manchester
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 30 23 29
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 +19
Contract jobs citing MVC 174 180 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.57% 6.09% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.80% 7.41% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 122 139
Manchester median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £289 £276 £255
90th Percentile £405 £475 £400
North West median daily rate £363 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £29.53
North West median hourly rate £13.75 £46.50 £33.51
% change year-on-year -70.43% +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 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 2,557 2,429 3,060
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.85% 82.17% 85.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,643 1,547 1,934
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £261
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 87 65
Manchester median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +22.58% -20.51%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.75 £11.10
90th Percentile £35.00 £45.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £21.76 £27.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year -19.41% +22.73% -27.92%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 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
Stockport +3 8 £336 -8.81% 12
Sale - 6 £405 -
Bolton 0 2 £280 +12.00% 3
Altrincham - 2 £415 - 11
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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.

1 150 (86.21%) .NET
2 130 (74.71%) C#
3 77 (44.25%) SQL
4 71 (40.80%) SQL Server
5 65 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
6 61 (35.06%) JavaScript
7 54 (31.03%) AngularJS
8 48 (27.59%) ASP.NET
9 42 (24.14%) E-Commerce
10 41 (23.56%) .NET Framework
11 38 (21.84%) CSS
11 38 (21.84%) HTML
12 36 (20.69%) TDD
13 35 (20.11%) JIRA
14 33 (18.97%) jQuery
15 29 (16.67%) WCF
16 28 (16.09%) WinForms
17 27 (15.52%) Microsoft
17 27 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
17 27 (15.52%) NoSQL
18 26 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
18 26 (14.94%) WPF
19 25 (14.37%) Web Services
19 25 (14.37%) VB.NET
20 24 (13.79%) AccuRev
21 22 (12.64%) RESTful
21 22 (12.64%) PHP
22 21 (12.07%) SQL Server 2000
22 21 (12.07%) Octopus Deploy
23 20 (11.49%) Git (software)

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 9 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.60%) CMS
3 4 (2.30%) Apache
4 2 (1.15%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.15%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.57%) Liferay
5 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) Magento
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (14.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.87%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (2.87%) GitHub
4 2 (1.15%) Amazon ElastiCache
4 2 (1.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.15%) npm
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (5.75%) SMS
2 1 (0.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (40.80%) SQL Server
2 27 (15.52%) NoSQL
3 21 (12.07%) SQL Server 2000
4 16 (9.20%) MySQL
5 7 (4.02%) MariaDB
6 4 (2.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 4 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.15%) Endeca
7 2 (1.15%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.57%) Big Data
8 1 (0.57%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.57%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (20.11%) JIRA
2 24 (13.79%) AccuRev
3 21 (12.07%) Octopus Deploy
4 20 (11.49%) Git (software)
5 16 (9.20%) TeamCity
6 11 (6.32%) Selenium
6 11 (6.32%) Visual Studio
7 8 (4.60%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (4.02%) Jenkins
9 6 (3.45%) JUnit
10 4 (2.30%) Bitbucket
10 4 (2.30%) Subversion
11 3 (1.72%) gulp
11 3 (1.72%) Mockito
11 3 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (1.72%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.15%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.15%) SpecFlow
General
1 10 (5.75%) Billing
1 10 (5.75%) Retail
2 8 (4.60%) Legal
3 7 (4.02%) Finance
4 6 (3.45%) Law
5 3 (1.72%) Back Office
5 3 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.57%) Automotive
6 1 (0.57%) Banking
6 1 (0.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 164 (94.25%) Developer
2 105 (60.34%) .NET Developer
3 66 (37.93%) C# Developer
4 47 (27.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (15.52%) Software Developer
6 23 (13.22%) Full Stack Developer
7 19 (10.92%) SQL Developer
8 16 (9.20%) .NET Software Developer
9 15 (8.62%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 15 (8.62%) VB.NET Developer
10 14 (8.05%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 14 (8.05%) C# Software Developer
11 9 (5.17%) Angular Developer
11 9 (5.17%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.02%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.02%) Desktop Support
12 7 (4.02%) PHP Developer
13 6 (3.45%) Applications Developer
13 6 (3.45%) Java Developer
13 6 (3.45%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 150 (86.21%) .NET
2 54 (31.03%) AngularJS
3 48 (27.59%) ASP.NET
4 41 (23.56%) .NET Framework
5 38 (21.84%) CSS
5 38 (21.84%) HTML
6 33 (18.97%) jQuery
7 29 (16.67%) WCF
8 28 (16.09%) WinForms
9 27 (15.52%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (14.94%) WPF
11 25 (14.37%) Web Services
12 22 (12.64%) RESTful
13 19 (10.92%) React
14 18 (10.34%) ASP.NET Web API
14 18 (10.34%) Entity Framework
15 11 (6.32%) JSON
15 11 (6.32%) REST
16 10 (5.75%) HTML5
16 10 (5.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.49%) Computer Science
2 6 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (3.45%) User Experience
3 5 (2.87%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.30%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.15%) Animation
5 2 (1.15%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.57%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.57%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.57%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.57%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.57%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.75%) Linux
2 7 (4.02%) CentOS
3 4 (2.30%) Android
3 4 (2.30%) Windows
4 3 (1.72%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (37.36%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (24.14%) E-Commerce
3 36 (20.69%) TDD
4 19 (10.92%) Scrum
5 16 (9.20%) BDD
6 15 (8.62%) Unit Testing
7 14 (8.05%) DevOps
8 13 (7.47%) Web Application Development
9 11 (6.32%) SOLID
10 10 (5.75%) OO
10 10 (5.75%) Web Development
11 9 (5.17%) Kanban
11 9 (5.17%) Software Engineering
12 8 (4.60%) Mentoring
12 8 (4.60%) SDLC
12 8 (4.60%) Static Code Analysis
12 8 (4.60%) Test Automation
13 7 (4.02%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (4.02%) Problem-Solving
13 7 (4.02%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 130 (74.71%) C#
2 77 (44.25%) SQL
3 61 (35.06%) JavaScript
4 25 (14.37%) VB.NET
5 22 (12.64%) PHP
6 15 (8.62%) Java
7 13 (7.47%) Perl
8 9 (5.17%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.45%) Python
9 6 (3.45%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.72%) Delphi
10 3 (1.72%) Java 8
10 3 (1.72%) PHP 7
10 3 (1.72%) VB
11 2 (1.15%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.15%) VB6
12 1 (0.57%) Go
12 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.57%) Ruby
12 1 (0.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (11.49%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (0.57%) MCTS
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.75%) QA
System Software
1 8 (4.60%) Docker
Vendors
1 27 (15.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (6.32%) Oracle
3 7 (4.02%) Red Hat
4 3 (1.72%) Telerik
4 3 (1.72%) Zend
5 2 (1.15%) FatWire
6 1 (0.57%) Google