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 3 months to 24 March 2017 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
North West / Manchester
Rank 21 36 29
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7  
Contract jobs citing MVC 83 86 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.27% 4.82% 5.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.74% 5.79% 6.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 57 50
Median daily rate £363 £325 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.53% +2.36%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £340
% change year-on-year +1.44% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.28%  

MVC is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1072 1486 1253
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.97% 83.34% 77.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 687 899 674
Median daily rate £388 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.14% +50.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.10 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Manchester

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport -4 3 £306 -17.22% 6
Bolton -8 1 - - 1
Altrincham - 1 £350 - 6
MVC
North West

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for MVC.

1 124 (86.11%) .NET
2 116 (80.56%) C#
3 93 (64.58%) JavaScript
3 93 (64.58%) ASP.NET
4 84 (58.33%) HTML
5 82 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
6 70 (48.61%) SQL Server
7 63 (43.75%) CSS
8 61 (42.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (36.11%) jQuery
10 46 (31.94%) SQL
11 44 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web API
12 34 (23.61%) Scrum
13 33 (22.92%) AngularJS
14 30 (20.83%) HTML5
15 27 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
15 27 (18.75%) Umbraco
15 27 (18.75%) .NET Framework
15 27 (18.75%) CMS
16 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
17 21 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
17 21 (14.58%) Entity Framework
17 21 (14.58%) REST
17 21 (14.58%) Web Services
18 20 (13.89%) OO
19 19 (13.19%) TDD
20 18 (12.50%) Data Modelling
21 17 (11.81%) Web Development
21 17 (11.81%) NoSQL
21 17 (11.81%) SQL Server 2014

MVC
Top Related 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 27 (18.75%) CMS
1 27 (18.75%) Umbraco
2 7 (4.86%) EPiServer
3 6 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (2.78%) Kentico
5 2 (1.39%) Confluence
5 2 (1.39%) IIS
6 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.69%) DNN
6 1 (0.69%) Drupal
6 1 (0.69%) Immediacy CMS
6 1 (0.69%) Jetty
6 1 (0.69%) nginx
6 1 (0.69%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.69%) SilverStripe
6 1 (0.69%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.08%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Magento
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.86%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.86%) AWS CloudFormation
4 6 (4.17%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.08%) GitHub
6 1 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.39%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.69%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (48.61%) SQL Server
2 21 (14.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (11.81%) NoSQL
3 17 (11.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (6.25%) MongoDB
5 8 (5.56%) MySQL
6 4 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (2.08%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.69%) Endeca
9 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (18.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (15.28%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.94%) NUnit
4 8 (5.56%) Visual Studio
5 7 (4.86%) JIRA
6 5 (3.47%) AccuRev
6 5 (3.47%) gulp
7 4 (2.78%) Selenium
8 3 (2.08%) Cucumber
8 3 (2.08%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.39%) CasperJS
9 2 (1.39%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (1.39%) Subversion
10 1 (0.69%) Ant
10 1 (0.69%) Eclipse
10 1 (0.69%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.69%) jMock
10 1 (0.69%) JUnit
10 1 (0.69%) Maven
10 1 (0.69%) Spock
General
1 5 (3.47%) Advertising
1 5 (3.47%) Finance
2 2 (1.39%) Marketing
2 2 (1.39%) Retail
3 1 (0.69%) Law
3 1 (0.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 136 (94.44%) Developer
2 70 (48.61%) .NET Developer
3 34 (23.61%) C# Developer
4 26 (18.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (13.89%) Senior Developer
5 20 (13.89%) Umbraco Developer
6 13 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 13 (9.03%) Full Stack Developer
7 11 (7.64%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (6.94%) HTML Developer
8 10 (6.94%) JavaScript Developer
8 10 (6.94%) Software Developer
9 8 (5.56%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (5.56%) PHP Developer
10 5 (3.47%) Angular Developer
10 5 (3.47%) EPiServer Developer
10 5 (3.47%) Lead Developer
10 5 (3.47%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (3.47%) SQL Developer
11 4 (2.78%) C# VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 124 (86.11%) .NET
2 93 (64.58%) ASP.NET
3 84 (58.33%) HTML
4 63 (43.75%) CSS
5 61 (42.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 52 (36.11%) jQuery
7 44 (30.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 33 (22.92%) AngularJS
9 30 (20.83%) HTML5
10 27 (18.75%) .NET Framework
11 21 (14.58%) Entity Framework
11 21 (14.58%) REST
11 21 (14.58%) Web Services
12 12 (8.33%) WPF
13 10 (6.94%) CSS3
14 9 (6.25%) Ajax
14 9 (6.25%) Sass
14 9 (6.25%) Spring
14 9 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.64%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.78%) iPad
4 3 (2.08%) Fintech
4 3 (2.08%) User Experience
5 2 (1.39%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.69%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (56.94%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (23.61%) Scrum
3 20 (13.89%) OO
4 19 (13.19%) TDD
5 18 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 17 (11.81%) Web Development
7 16 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (11.11%) OOD
8 14 (9.72%) E-Commerce
9 10 (6.94%) Microservices
9 10 (6.94%) OOP
10 9 (6.25%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (5.56%) SOA
11 8 (5.56%) Unit Testing
12 7 (4.86%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (4.86%) Multithreading
13 6 (4.17%) Content Management
13 6 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (4.17%) Inversion of Control
13 6 (4.17%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 116 (80.56%) C#
2 93 (64.58%) JavaScript
3 46 (31.94%) SQL
4 9 (6.25%) PHP
5 7 (4.86%) Java
6 6 (4.17%) PowerShell
6 6 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.78%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.39%) R
9 1 (0.69%) Clojure
9 1 (0.69%) Groovy
9 1 (0.69%) Scala
9 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (7.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.08%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (4.86%) Microsoft
1 7 (4.86%) Sitecore
2 2 (1.39%) Oracle
2 2 (1.39%) Zend
3 1 (0.69%) Alterian
3 1 (0.69%) FatWire
3 1 (0.69%) hybris
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