Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 22 36
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14 0
Contract jobs citing MVC 149 200 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.06% 7.08% 5.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.09% 8.45% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 132 123
Manchester median daily rate £363 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.03% +5.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £300 £270 £288
90th Percentile £438 £475 £425
North West median daily rate £360 £363 £350
% change year-on-year -0.69% +3.57% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate £24.75 - £29.53
10th Percentile £23.47 - £26.11
90th Percentile £26.04 - £32.94
North West median hourly rate £18.63 £43.00 £29.53
% change year-on-year -56.69% +45.64% -

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 2,446 2,367 2,738
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 83.06% 83.76% 86.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,578 1,535 1,723
Manchester median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £581 £550
North West median daily rate £423 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.44% +1.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 90 45
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -30.00%
10th Percentile £12.83 £12.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.00 £40.43 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £23.83 £21.78 £21.05
% change year-on-year +9.39% +3.49% -30.20%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Sale - 6 £390 - 1
Stockport +3 4 £265 -28.14% 8
Rochdale - 3 £300 - 2
Bolton +1 2 £280 +12.00% 2
Altrincham - 2 £415 - 9
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 135 (90.60%) .NET
2 119 (79.87%) C#
3 71 (47.65%) SQL Server
4 66 (44.30%) SQL
5 51 (34.23%) JavaScript
5 51 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (27.52%) ASP.NET
7 38 (25.50%) Microsoft
8 37 (24.83%) .NET Framework
8 37 (24.83%) AngularJS
9 35 (23.49%) E-Commerce
10 31 (20.81%) CSS
11 29 (19.46%) HTML
11 29 (19.46%) JIRA
11 29 (19.46%) Microsoft Azure
12 28 (18.79%) VB.NET
13 27 (18.12%) WCF
14 24 (16.11%) ASP.NET MVC
14 24 (16.11%) NoSQL
14 24 (16.11%) ASP.NET Web API
14 24 (16.11%) WinForms
15 23 (15.44%) TDD
16 22 (14.77%) Web Services
16 22 (14.77%) WPF
16 22 (14.77%) jQuery
17 20 (13.42%) AccuRev
17 20 (13.42%) SQL Server 2000
18 19 (12.75%) RESTful
19 18 (12.08%) Computer Science
19 18 (12.08%) Degree

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 11 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.01%) Apache
2 3 (2.01%) CMS
2 3 (2.01%) IIS
2 3 (2.01%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.34%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (0.67%) NServiceBus
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (19.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.37%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.70%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (3.36%) GitHub
5 3 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (1.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (1.34%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.67%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.67%) npm
7 1 (0.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.71%) SMS
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (47.65%) SQL Server
2 24 (16.11%) NoSQL
3 20 (13.42%) SQL Server 2000
4 13 (8.72%) MySQL
5 8 (5.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (4.70%) MariaDB
7 6 (4.03%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.68%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.34%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.67%) Big Data
10 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.67%) Endeca
10 1 (0.67%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 29 (19.46%) JIRA
2 20 (13.42%) AccuRev
3 16 (10.74%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (10.07%) Visual Studio
5 13 (8.72%) Git (software)
6 11 (7.38%) TeamCity
7 9 (6.04%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (5.37%) Selenium
9 5 (3.36%) Jenkins
9 5 (3.36%) JUnit
10 4 (2.68%) Bitbucket
11 3 (2.01%) gulp
11 3 (2.01%) Mockito
11 3 (2.01%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (2.01%) Team Foundation Server
11 3 (2.01%) Vagrant
12 2 (1.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.34%) Jasmine
12 2 (1.34%) Karma Test Runner
13 1 (0.67%) Bower
General
1 12 (8.05%) Billing
2 10 (6.71%) Finance
3 8 (5.37%) Retail
4 5 (3.36%) Back Office
5 2 (1.34%) Law
5 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 139 (93.29%) Developer
2 86 (57.72%) .NET Developer
3 50 (33.56%) C# Developer
4 33 (22.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (15.44%) Software Developer
6 21 (14.09%) Full Stack Developer
7 19 (12.75%) C# VB.NET Developer
7 19 (12.75%) VB.NET Developer
8 15 (10.07%) .NET Software Developer
9 14 (9.40%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (6.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (6.04%) SQL Developer
11 8 (5.37%) Web Developer
12 7 (4.70%) Applications Developer
13 6 (4.03%) .NET Applications Developer
13 6 (4.03%) Angular Developer
13 6 (4.03%) Azure Developer
13 6 (4.03%) Lead Developer
14 5 (3.36%) C# Web Developer
14 5 (3.36%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (90.60%) .NET
2 41 (27.52%) ASP.NET
3 37 (24.83%) .NET Framework
3 37 (24.83%) AngularJS
4 31 (20.81%) CSS
5 29 (19.46%) HTML
6 27 (18.12%) WCF
7 24 (16.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 24 (16.11%) ASP.NET Web API
7 24 (16.11%) WinForms
8 22 (14.77%) jQuery
8 22 (14.77%) Web Services
8 22 (14.77%) WPF
9 19 (12.75%) RESTful
10 14 (9.40%) Entity Framework
11 11 (7.38%) JSON
11 11 (7.38%) React
12 10 (6.71%) .NET Core
13 9 (6.04%) HTML5
14 7 (4.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.01%) Mobile App
3 2 (1.34%) Cloud Native
3 2 (1.34%) NHS
3 2 (1.34%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (1.34%) User Experience
4 1 (0.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.67%) Animation
4 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.67%) Digital TV
4 1 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.70%) CentOS
1 7 (4.70%) Linux
2 6 (4.03%) Windows
3 4 (2.68%) Android
3 4 (2.68%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.23%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (23.49%) E-Commerce
3 23 (15.44%) TDD
4 18 (12.08%) Computer Science
5 17 (11.41%) Scrum
6 16 (10.74%) DevOps
7 15 (10.07%) Unit Testing
8 14 (9.40%) Web Development
9 13 (8.72%) Web Application Development
10 12 (8.05%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (8.05%) OO
11 11 (7.38%) BDD
12 10 (6.71%) Mentoring
12 10 (6.71%) Software Engineering
12 10 (6.71%) Test Automation
13 8 (5.37%) Static Code Analysis
14 7 (4.70%) OOP
14 7 (4.70%) SDLC
15 6 (4.03%) CRM
15 6 (4.03%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 119 (79.87%) C#
2 66 (44.30%) SQL
3 51 (34.23%) JavaScript
4 28 (18.79%) VB.NET
5 18 (12.08%) PHP
6 13 (8.72%) Perl
7 12 (8.05%) Java
8 10 (6.71%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.01%) Delphi
9 3 (2.01%) PHP 7
9 3 (2.01%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.01%) VBA
10 2 (1.34%) ES6
10 2 (1.34%) Java 8
10 2 (1.34%) VB
11 1 (0.67%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.67%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.67%) VB6
11 1 (0.67%) XPath
Qualifications
1 18 (12.08%) Degree
2 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.05%) QA
2 2 (1.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (2.01%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (25.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.05%) Oracle
3 7 (4.70%) Red Hat
4 3 (2.01%) Telerik
4 3 (2.01%) Zend
5 2 (1.34%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.67%) FatWire
6 1 (0.67%) SAP