Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 37 38
Rank change year-on-year +16 +1 -7
Contract jobs citing MVC 200 154 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 7.08% 4.92% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 5.79% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 117 116
Manchester median daily rate £366 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.64% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £270 £287 £250
90th Percentile £475 £425 £450
North West median daily rate £363 £350 £339
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.32% +4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £29.53 -
North West median hourly rate £43.00 £29.53 -
% change year-on-year +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 2,335 2,661 3,138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 82.68% 84.96% 82.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,521 1,670 1,821
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £231
90th Percentile £585 £550 £538
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - +9.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 40 84
Manchester median hourly rate £17.76 £17.75 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.06% -8.97% +34.48%
10th Percentile £12.34 £12.23 £12.35
90th Percentile £42.90 £40.38 £42.00
North West median hourly rate £21.50 £23.30 £33.50
% change year-on-year -7.72% -30.46% +76.32%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -1 9 £369 +8.86% 9
Bolton +1 4 £250 -9.09% 9
Wigan -3 1 £313 -1.96% 2
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 146 (73.00%) .NET
2 124 (62.00%) C#
3 104 (52.00%) JavaScript
4 95 (47.50%) SQL Server
5 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (42.00%) ASP.NET
7 75 (37.50%) CSS
8 73 (36.50%) SQL
9 70 (35.00%) AngularJS
10 64 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
10 64 (32.00%) HTML
10 64 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 54 (27.00%) jQuery
12 47 (23.50%) TDD
13 46 (23.00%) .NET Framework
14 42 (21.00%) E-Commerce
15 33 (16.50%) WCF
15 33 (16.50%) WPF
16 32 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
17 30 (15.00%) Web Services
18 29 (14.50%) Scrum
19 26 (13.00%) WinForms
19 26 (13.00%) Web Development
19 26 (13.00%) JIRA
19 26 (13.00%) NoSQL
20 25 (12.50%) Microsoft
21 24 (12.00%) HTML5
21 24 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
21 24 (12.00%) React
22 22 (11.00%) Entity Framework

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 16 (8.00%) CMS
2 6 (3.00%) WebSphere
2 6 (3.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (2.50%) NServiceBus
3 5 (2.50%) Umbraco
4 3 (1.50%) EPiServer
4 3 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.50%) Apache
5 1 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.50%) Drupal
5 1 (0.50%) JBoss
5 1 (0.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.50%) Magento
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.50%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.50%) iPaaS
3 5 (2.50%) PaaS
3 5 (2.50%) SaaS
4 3 (1.50%) Boomi
5 2 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (1.00%) IaaS
5 2 (1.00%) Serverless
6 1 (0.50%) AdWords
6 1 (0.50%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.50%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.50%) HTTP
1 1 (0.50%) Intranet
1 1 (0.50%) Skype
1 1 (0.50%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.00%) NoSQL
3 18 (9.00%) MySQL
4 17 (8.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 14 (7.00%) MongoDB
6 10 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (4.00%) CouchDB
7 8 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (3.00%) Endeca
9 5 (2.50%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (1.50%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.00%) Neo4j
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
12 1 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.50%) Redis
12 1 (0.50%) Riak
Development Applications
1 26 (13.00%) JIRA
2 21 (10.50%) Git (software)
3 19 (9.50%) AccuRev
4 14 (7.00%) Visual Studio
5 12 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 7 (3.50%) SpecFlow
6 7 (3.50%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.00%) Bitbucket
7 6 (3.00%) gulp
7 6 (3.00%) Selenium
8 5 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 4 (2.00%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.00%) Jasmine
9 4 (2.00%) ReSharper
9 4 (2.00%) SonarQube
9 4 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 3 (1.50%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.50%) Xcode
11 2 (1.00%) NUnit
11 2 (1.00%) Subversion
General
1 11 (5.50%) Finance
2 10 (5.00%) Retail
3 9 (4.50%) Law
4 7 (3.50%) Legal
4 7 (3.50%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.50%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.00%) Marketing
6 2 (1.00%) Back Office
6 2 (1.00%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.50%) Advertising
7 1 (0.50%) Banking
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 172 (86.00%) Developer
2 76 (38.00%) .NET Developer
3 51 (25.50%) C# Developer
4 44 (22.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 26 (13.00%) Angular Developer
5 26 (13.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 18 (9.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (9.00%) Software Developer
7 16 (8.00%) Web Developer
8 15 (7.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (7.50%) SQL Developer
9 14 (7.00%) Full Stack Developer
9 14 (7.00%) Sitecore Developer
10 13 (6.50%) Desktop Support
10 13 (6.50%) Senior Developer
11 12 (6.00%) Java Developer
11 12 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
12 11 (5.50%) .NET Web Developer
12 11 (5.50%) Architect
12 11 (5.50%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 146 (73.00%) .NET
2 84 (42.00%) ASP.NET
3 75 (37.50%) CSS
4 70 (35.00%) AngularJS
5 64 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 64 (32.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 64 (32.00%) HTML
6 54 (27.00%) jQuery
7 46 (23.00%) .NET Framework
8 33 (16.50%) WCF
8 33 (16.50%) WPF
9 30 (15.00%) Web Services
10 26 (13.00%) WinForms
11 24 (12.00%) HTML5
11 24 (12.00%) React
12 22 (11.00%) Entity Framework
13 19 (9.50%) CSS3
13 19 (9.50%) REST
14 15 (7.50%) JSON
14 15 (7.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.00%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (8.50%) Computer Science
3 8 (4.00%) User Experience
4 7 (3.50%) e-Learning
5 6 (3.00%) Data Structures
6 5 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.00%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.50%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (1.00%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.00%) N-Tier
10 1 (0.50%) Smart Home
10 1 (0.50%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.50%) Apple iOS
1 5 (2.50%) Linux
2 3 (1.50%) Windows
3 2 (1.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (47.00%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (23.50%) TDD
3 42 (21.00%) E-Commerce
4 29 (14.50%) Scrum
5 26 (13.00%) Web Development
6 24 (12.00%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (9.50%) BDD
7 19 (9.50%) Unit Testing
8 17 (8.50%) Test Automation
8 17 (8.50%) Web Application Development
9 14 (7.00%) Kanban
9 14 (7.00%) Refactoring
10 12 (6.00%) DevOps
11 11 (5.50%) Front End Development
11 11 (5.50%) OO
12 10 (5.00%) Project Management
13 9 (4.50%) Content Management
13 9 (4.50%) Software Engineering
14 8 (4.00%) OOD
14 8 (4.00%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 124 (62.00%) C#
2 104 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 73 (36.50%) SQL
4 19 (9.50%) PHP
5 18 (9.00%) Java
6 8 (4.00%) T-SQL
6 8 (4.00%) TypeScript
7 7 (3.50%) VB.NET
8 5 (2.50%) Ruby
9 4 (2.00%) XPath
10 3 (1.50%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.50%) GraphQL
10 3 (1.50%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.50%) XAML
11 2 (1.00%) Go
11 2 (1.00%) Groovy
11 2 (1.00%) Python
11 2 (1.00%) Scala
12 1 (0.50%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.50%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 19 (9.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.50%) MCTS
2 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.50%) QA
System Software
1 7 (3.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.50%) Ansible
1 3 (1.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (10.00%) Sitecore
3 7 (3.50%) Oracle
3 7 (3.50%) Xamarin
4 6 (3.00%) FatWire
5 5 (2.50%) SendGrid
6 4 (2.00%) hybris
6 4 (2.00%) SAP
7 3 (1.50%) Apple
7 3 (1.50%) Capita
7 3 (1.50%) Informatica
7 3 (1.50%) MuleSoft
7 3 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (1.50%) SnapLogic
8 2 (1.00%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.50%) Adobe
9 1 (0.50%) Google
9 1 (0.50%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.50%) Zend