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 June 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.

Model-View-Controller (MVC)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 30 42
Rank change year-on-year +6 +12  
Contract jobs citing MVC 80 87 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 5.85% 4.83% 3.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.29% 5.84% 4.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 58 44
Median daily rate £350 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.81%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £250 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £413 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +1.42% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +13.46% -2.50%  

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 1097 1491 1168
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.25% 82.70% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 896 690
Median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.12% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 20 33
Median hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £15.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.87% +0.15%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.80 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 June 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 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 3 months to 24 June 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 +7 8 £331 +32.50% 5
Salford - 2 - - 1
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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.

1 138 (84.66%) .NET
2 126 (77.30%) C#
3 104 (63.80%) JavaScript
4 92 (56.44%) ASP.NET
5 88 (53.99%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (51.53%) CSS
7 81 (49.69%) HTML
8 76 (46.63%) jQuery
9 73 (44.79%) SQL Server
10 61 (37.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 46 (28.22%) SQL
12 44 (26.99%) ASP.NET Web API
13 42 (25.77%) HTML5
14 41 (25.15%) TDD
15 39 (23.93%) AngularJS
16 37 (22.70%) Scrum
17 34 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (20.25%) Git (software)
19 30 (18.40%) Greenfield Project
20 28 (17.18%) Unit Testing
20 28 (17.18%) .NET Framework
21 25 (15.34%) Web Services
22 24 (14.72%) Sass
22 24 (14.72%) Team Foundation Server
23 20 (12.27%) Umbraco
24 19 (11.66%) Web Development
24 19 (11.66%) Entity Framework
25 18 (11.04%) CSS3
25 18 (11.04%) Test Automation
25 18 (11.04%) Data Modelling

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 (12.27%) Umbraco
2 18 (11.04%) CMS
3 6 (3.68%) EPiServer
4 4 (2.45%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (2.45%) Confluence
4 4 (2.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.61%) Drupal
5 1 (0.61%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.61%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.61%) SilverStripe
5 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.45%) Magento
2 1 (0.61%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.84%) GitHub
4 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.23%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.61%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (44.79%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (8.59%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (7.98%) NoSQL
5 8 (4.91%) MySQL
6 5 (3.07%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (3.07%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.45%) Oracle Database
7 4 (2.45%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.84%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.61%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (20.25%) Git (software)
2 24 (14.72%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (9.82%) gulp
4 13 (7.98%) NUnit
5 12 (7.36%) JIRA
6 7 (4.29%) AccuRev
7 6 (3.68%) Selenium
8 5 (3.07%) SpecFlow
9 4 (2.45%) Cucumber
9 4 (2.45%) Visual Studio
10 2 (1.23%) CasperJS
10 2 (1.23%) Jasmine
10 2 (1.23%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.23%) Subversion
11 1 (0.61%) Gradle
11 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
11 1 (0.61%) Maven
11 1 (0.61%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.61%) Mockito
11 1 (0.61%) PHPUnit
General
1 7 (4.29%) Finance
2 6 (3.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (1.84%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.23%) Advertising
4 2 (1.23%) Law
4 2 (1.23%) Legal
4 2 (1.23%) Marketing
5 1 (0.61%) Banking
5 1 (0.61%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 146 (89.57%) Developer
2 74 (45.40%) .NET Developer
3 32 (19.63%) C# Developer
4 29 (17.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 21 (12.88%) ASP.NET Developer
6 18 (11.04%) Senior Developer
6 18 (11.04%) Software Developer
7 17 (10.43%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (8.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 13 (7.98%) Full Stack Developer
9 13 (7.98%) Umbraco Developer
10 10 (6.13%) PHP Developer
11 9 (5.52%) Lead Developer
11 9 (5.52%) Sitecore Developer
12 7 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
13 6 (3.68%) Angular Developer
13 6 (3.68%) Technical Leader
13 6 (3.68%) Web Developer
14 5 (3.07%) .NET Web Developer
14 5 (3.07%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (84.66%) .NET
2 92 (56.44%) ASP.NET
3 84 (51.53%) CSS
4 81 (49.69%) HTML
5 76 (46.63%) jQuery
6 61 (37.42%) ASP.NET MVC
7 44 (26.99%) ASP.NET Web API
8 42 (25.77%) HTML5
9 39 (23.93%) AngularJS
10 28 (17.18%) .NET Framework
11 25 (15.34%) Web Services
12 24 (14.72%) Sass
13 19 (11.66%) Entity Framework
14 18 (11.04%) CSS3
15 15 (9.20%) REST
16 13 (7.98%) .NET Core
17 12 (7.36%) RESTful
18 11 (6.75%) WCF
19 10 (6.13%) WPF
20 9 (5.52%) React
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.40%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (7.98%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.45%) Fintech
4 4 (2.45%) User Experience
5 2 (1.23%) iPad
5 2 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.61%) Android
1 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.61%) Linux
1 1 (0.61%) Unix
1 1 (0.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (53.99%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (25.15%) TDD
3 37 (22.70%) Scrum
4 34 (20.86%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (17.18%) Unit Testing
6 19 (11.66%) Web Development
7 18 (11.04%) Data Modelling
7 18 (11.04%) Test Automation
8 17 (10.43%) OO
9 16 (9.82%) Refactoring
10 15 (9.20%) Progressive Enhancement
10 15 (9.20%) SMACSS
11 12 (7.36%) OOP
12 11 (6.75%) Microservices
12 11 (6.75%) OOD
13 9 (5.52%) SOA
14 8 (4.91%) Continuous Deployment
14 8 (4.91%) E-Commerce
14 8 (4.91%) Responsive Web Design
15 7 (4.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 126 (77.30%) C#
2 104 (63.80%) JavaScript
3 46 (28.22%) SQL
4 12 (7.36%) PHP
5 6 (3.68%) Java
6 4 (2.45%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.23%) R
8 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.61%) Clojure
8 1 (0.61%) Groovy
8 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.61%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.61%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.61%) Scala
8 1 (0.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (7.98%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) MCPD
2 1 (0.61%) MCSD
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (10.43%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.84%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (6.13%) Sitecore
2 8 (4.91%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.07%) Oracle
4 2 (1.23%) Zend
5 1 (0.61%) RedPrairie
5 1 (0.61%) SAP
5 1 (0.61%) Xamarin
Manchester, Lancashire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago