Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 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
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 35 38
Rank change year-on-year +15 +3 -9
Contract jobs citing MVC 227 145 177
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.59% 5.24% 4.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.83% 6.30% 5.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 109 117
Manchester median daily rate £368 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +2.94% +4.62%
10th Percentile £300 £285 £261
90th Percentile £450 £438 £475
North West median daily rate £363 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £47.50 -

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 2,570 2,301 3,117
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 85.90% 83.22% 83.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,677 1,427 1,838
Manchester median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +8.57%
10th Percentile £268 £225 £238
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
North West median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +0.63% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 45 65
Manchester median hourly rate £19.76 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.90% +10.53% +31.03%
10th Percentile £13.09 £11.75 £12.75
90th Percentile £41.40 £47.25 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £21.50 £37.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year -42.28% +11.19% +52.27%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 -5 7 £405 +28.57% 5
Wigan -5 2 £363 +13.73% 6
Bolton +3 1 £350 - 6
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 26 April 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.

1 172 (75.77%) .NET
2 152 (66.96%) C#
3 121 (53.30%) SQL Server
4 100 (44.05%) JavaScript
5 98 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (37.89%) ASP.NET
7 84 (37.00%) SQL
8 82 (36.12%) ASP.NET Web API
9 72 (31.72%) CSS
10 66 (29.07%) TDD
10 66 (29.07%) AngularJS
11 62 (27.31%) HTML
12 61 (26.87%) .NET Framework
13 59 (25.99%) ASP.NET MVC
14 52 (22.91%) jQuery
15 51 (22.47%) Web Services
16 47 (20.70%) WCF
17 45 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
18 42 (18.50%) E-Commerce
19 41 (18.06%) REST
20 40 (17.62%) JIRA
21 39 (17.18%) Git (software)
22 35 (15.42%) Microsoft
22 35 (15.42%) Visual Studio
23 34 (14.98%) NoSQL
23 34 (14.98%) .NET Core
24 31 (13.66%) Entity Framework
24 31 (13.66%) WPF
25 30 (13.22%) HTML5
25 30 (13.22%) Scrum

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 20 (8.81%) CMS
2 10 (4.41%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (4.41%) Orchard CMS
3 6 (2.64%) Confluence
4 5 (2.20%) WebSphere
5 3 (1.32%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.88%) Apache
6 2 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.88%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.88%) IIS
6 2 (0.88%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.44%) Drupal
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.44%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 29 (12.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.93%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (4.41%) SaaS
4 7 (3.08%) iPaaS
5 6 (2.64%) PaaS
6 5 (2.20%) Boomi
7 4 (1.76%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.76%) Serverless
8 3 (1.32%) IaaS
9 2 (0.88%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.44%) AdWords
10 1 (0.44%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.44%) GitHub
10 1 (0.44%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.44%) NuGet
10 1 (0.44%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.88%) HTTP
1 2 (0.88%) Internet
1 2 (0.88%) SMS
1 2 (0.88%) SSL
2 1 (0.44%) Firewall
2 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (53.30%) SQL Server
2 34 (14.98%) NoSQL
3 23 (10.13%) MySQL
4 20 (8.81%) SQL Server 2000
5 17 (7.49%) MongoDB
6 14 (6.17%) CouchDB
7 12 (5.29%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (4.41%) Relational Database
8 10 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (3.52%) Azure SQL Database
9 8 (3.52%) Neo4j
10 5 (2.20%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (2.20%) Endeca
10 5 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.88%) Riak
12 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.44%) Redis
13 1 (0.44%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 40 (17.62%) JIRA
2 39 (17.18%) Git (software)
3 35 (15.42%) Visual Studio
4 23 (10.13%) AccuRev
5 15 (6.61%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (5.73%) Bitbucket
7 12 (5.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 11 (4.85%) SonarQube
9 7 (3.08%) Selenium
9 7 (3.08%) SpecFlow
9 7 (3.08%) TeamCity
10 6 (2.64%) Jasmine
10 6 (2.64%) Subversion
11 5 (2.20%) eggPlant
11 5 (2.20%) NUnit
11 5 (2.20%) ReSharper
12 3 (1.32%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.32%) Jenkins
12 3 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (1.32%) PHPUnit
General
1 15 (6.61%) Finance
2 10 (4.41%) Games
3 8 (3.52%) Law
3 8 (3.52%) Retail
4 7 (3.08%) Legal
4 7 (3.08%) Multimedia
5 4 (1.76%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.76%) Publishing
6 3 (1.32%) Back Office
6 3 (1.32%) Marketing
7 2 (0.88%) Advertising
7 2 (0.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 170 (74.89%) Developer
2 75 (33.04%) .NET Developer
3 55 (24.23%) C# Developer
4 38 (16.74%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (9.25%) Software Developer
6 19 (8.37%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 17 (7.49%) Senior Developer
8 16 (7.05%) Angular Developer
8 16 (7.05%) Full Stack Developer
8 16 (7.05%) PHP Developer
9 13 (5.73%) ASP.NET Developer
9 13 (5.73%) Desktop Support
9 13 (5.73%) SQL Developer
10 11 (4.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 11 (4.85%) Java Developer
11 10 (4.41%) Architect
11 10 (4.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
11 10 (4.41%) WebOps Engineer
12 9 (3.96%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (75.77%) .NET
2 86 (37.89%) ASP.NET
3 82 (36.12%) ASP.NET Web API
4 72 (31.72%) CSS
5 66 (29.07%) AngularJS
6 62 (27.31%) HTML
7 61 (26.87%) .NET Framework
8 59 (25.99%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (22.91%) jQuery
10 51 (22.47%) Web Services
11 47 (20.70%) WCF
12 41 (18.06%) REST
13 34 (14.98%) .NET Core
14 31 (13.66%) Entity Framework
14 31 (13.66%) WPF
15 30 (13.22%) HTML5
16 24 (10.57%) XML
17 22 (9.69%) JSON
17 22 (9.69%) WinForms
18 21 (9.25%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.69%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (6.61%) Computer Science
3 10 (4.41%) User Experience
4 9 (3.96%) Data Structures
5 7 (3.08%) e-Learning
6 4 (1.76%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (1.32%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.44%) NHS
9 1 (0.44%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.44%) Smart Home
9 1 (0.44%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.96%) Linux
2 5 (2.20%) Windows
3 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.88%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.88%) Windows 7
3 2 (0.88%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (43.17%) Agile Software Development
2 66 (29.07%) TDD
3 45 (19.82%) Continuous Integration
4 42 (18.50%) E-Commerce
5 30 (13.22%) Scrum
6 26 (11.45%) BDD
6 26 (11.45%) DevOps
7 20 (8.81%) Unit Testing
8 19 (8.37%) Web Development
9 18 (7.93%) Front End Development
10 17 (7.49%) OO
10 17 (7.49%) Test Automation
11 16 (7.05%) Kanban
12 15 (6.61%) Software Engineering
13 14 (6.17%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (5.73%) Waterfall
15 12 (5.29%) Data Modelling
16 11 (4.85%) Pair Programming
16 11 (4.85%) Web Operations
17 10 (4.41%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 152 (66.96%) C#
2 100 (44.05%) JavaScript
3 84 (37.00%) SQL
4 28 (12.33%) PHP
5 18 (7.93%) Java
6 9 (3.96%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.52%) XPath
8 7 (3.08%) Ruby
9 6 (2.64%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.20%) Java 8
10 5 (2.20%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.76%) Go
12 3 (1.32%) ES6
12 3 (1.32%) Groovy
12 3 (1.32%) Python
12 3 (1.32%) Scala
13 2 (0.88%) C++
13 2 (0.88%) PHP 7
13 2 (0.88%) VB
14 1 (0.44%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 16 (7.05%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) MCTS
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.44%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 8 (3.52%) Varnish
2 5 (2.20%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.88%) Docker
4 1 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (4.85%) Kibana
2 6 (2.64%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.64%) Puppet
3 2 (0.88%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.44%) WMI
Vendors
1 35 (15.42%) Microsoft
2 16 (7.05%) Oracle
3 11 (4.85%) Sitecore
4 6 (2.64%) Atlassian
4 6 (2.64%) hybris
5 5 (2.20%) Capita
5 5 (2.20%) FatWire
5 5 (2.20%) Informatica
5 5 (2.20%) MuleSoft
5 5 (2.20%) Okta
5 5 (2.20%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.20%) SnapLogic
6 2 (0.88%) Rackspace
6 2 (0.88%) SAP
6 2 (0.88%) TIBCO
6 2 (0.88%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.44%) Apple
7 1 (0.44%) Google
7 1 (0.44%) SendGrid
7 1 (0.44%) Zend