Period
to 23 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 29 29
Rank change year-on-year +9 0 +10
Contract jobs citing MVC 224 161 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.96% 5.74% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.21% 7.05% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 121 119
Manchester median daily rate £365 £355 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.82% +5.97% +1.52%
10th Percentile £300 £290 £250
90th Percentile £422 £438 £433
North West median daily rate £365 £363 £325
% change year-on-year +0.69% +11.54% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate £170.00 - £36.00
North West median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -14.00% +38.89% +2.86%

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 2,729 2,284 3,048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 84.78% 81.46% 82.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,774 1,406 1,853
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £250
90th Percentile £575 £545 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 64 53
Manchester median hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £15.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.58% +21.48% +0.90%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.75 £11.23
90th Percentile £42.35 £43.75 £44.30
North West median hourly rate £24.50 £36.74 £27.00
% change year-on-year -33.31% +36.06% -0.61%

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 July 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 July 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 7 £348 +6.92% 8
Bolton +7 2 £338 - 5
Wigan - 2 £363 - 3
Sale - 1 - - 3
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

1 174 (77.68%) .NET
2 159 (70.98%) C#
3 107 (47.77%) SQL Server
4 98 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 96 (42.86%) SQL
6 91 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (36.16%) ASP.NET
8 70 (31.25%) CSS
9 68 (30.36%) TDD
10 66 (29.46%) HTML
11 55 (24.55%) .NET Framework
11 55 (24.55%) ASP.NET Web API
12 54 (24.11%) AngularJS
13 49 (21.88%) Web Services
14 47 (20.98%) ASP.NET MVC
15 45 (20.09%) E-Commerce
16 44 (19.64%) WCF
17 41 (18.30%) jQuery
18 39 (17.41%) JIRA
19 38 (16.96%) .NET Core
20 36 (16.07%) Git (software)
21 33 (14.73%) Continuous Integration
21 33 (14.73%) REST
22 32 (14.29%) Entity Framework
23 31 (13.84%) BDD
23 31 (13.84%) WPF
23 31 (13.84%) Microsoft
24 30 (13.39%) NoSQL
25 28 (12.50%) Java
26 27 (12.05%) Visual Studio

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 24 (10.71%) CMS
2 11 (4.91%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (4.46%) Orchard CMS
4 8 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 6 (2.68%) Confluence
6 4 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.89%) Apache
7 2 (0.89%) IIS
7 2 (0.89%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.89%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.45%) Liferay
8 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (11.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.68%) SaaS
4 5 (2.23%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.89%) AWS Lambda
5 2 (0.89%) Boomi
5 2 (0.89%) GitHub
5 2 (0.89%) iPaaS
5 2 (0.89%) Serverless
6 1 (0.45%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.45%) IaaS
6 1 (0.45%) npm
6 1 (0.45%) NuGet
6 1 (0.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.89%) Internet
1 2 (0.89%) SMS
1 2 (0.89%) SSL
2 1 (0.45%) Firewall
2 1 (0.45%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (47.77%) SQL Server
2 30 (13.39%) NoSQL
3 19 (8.48%) SQL Server 2000
4 15 (6.70%) MySQL
5 12 (5.36%) SQL Server 2014
6 11 (4.91%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.57%) Endeca
8 7 (3.13%) CouchDB
8 7 (3.13%) MongoDB
9 6 (2.68%) Neo4j
10 5 (2.23%) Azure SQL Database
10 5 (2.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.34%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.89%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.89%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.89%) SQL Server 2016
12 2 (0.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 39 (17.41%) JIRA
2 36 (16.07%) Git (software)
3 27 (12.05%) Visual Studio
4 23 (10.27%) AccuRev
5 16 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (3.57%) NUnit
6 8 (3.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 8 (3.57%) Subversion
7 7 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 7 (3.13%) Bitbucket
7 7 (3.13%) Jenkins
7 7 (3.13%) Selenium
7 7 (3.13%) SonarQube
7 7 (3.13%) TeamCity
8 5 (2.23%) eggPlant
9 3 (1.34%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.34%) PHPUnit
9 3 (1.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.89%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.89%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (4.91%) Finance
2 10 (4.46%) Legal
3 9 (4.02%) Games
4 8 (3.57%) Law
5 6 (2.68%) Retail
6 5 (2.23%) Back Office
7 4 (1.79%) Publishing
8 3 (1.34%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.89%) Banking
10 1 (0.45%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) Automotive
10 1 (0.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 179 (79.91%) Developer
2 95 (42.41%) .NET Developer
3 74 (33.04%) C# Developer
4 51 (22.77%) C# .NET Developer
5 24 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 21 (9.38%) SQL Developer
7 20 (8.93%) Full Stack Developer
7 20 (8.93%) Software Developer
8 19 (8.48%) Java Developer
9 15 (6.70%) ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (6.70%) Senior Developer
10 13 (5.80%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 13 (5.80%) PHP Developer
11 12 (5.36%) Desktop Support
12 10 (4.46%) C# Software Developer
12 10 (4.46%) WebOps Engineer
13 9 (4.02%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (4.02%) Web Developer
14 8 (3.57%) Angular Developer
14 8 (3.57%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (77.68%) .NET
2 81 (36.16%) ASP.NET
3 70 (31.25%) CSS
4 66 (29.46%) HTML
5 55 (24.55%) .NET Framework
5 55 (24.55%) ASP.NET Web API
6 54 (24.11%) AngularJS
7 49 (21.88%) Web Services
8 47 (20.98%) ASP.NET MVC
9 44 (19.64%) WCF
10 41 (18.30%) jQuery
11 38 (16.96%) .NET Core
12 33 (14.73%) REST
13 32 (14.29%) Entity Framework
14 31 (13.84%) WPF
15 25 (11.16%) Spring
16 23 (10.27%) WinForms
17 22 (9.82%) Spring MVC
17 22 (9.82%) XML
18 20 (8.93%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.80%) Computer Science
2 12 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.57%) User Experience
4 3 (1.34%) Data Structures
4 3 (1.34%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (0.89%) Cloud Native
5 2 (0.89%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.89%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.45%) Animation
6 1 (0.45%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.45%) Fintech
6 1 (0.45%) Linux Command Line
6 1 (0.45%) NHS
6 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.45%) Online Gambling
6 1 (0.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.02%) Linux
2 6 (2.68%) Windows
3 3 (1.34%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.89%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.89%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (30.36%) TDD
3 45 (20.09%) E-Commerce
4 33 (14.73%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (13.84%) BDD
6 25 (11.16%) Scrum
7 21 (9.38%) Web Development
8 17 (7.59%) DevOps
9 15 (6.70%) Front End Development
9 15 (6.70%) Unit Testing
10 13 (5.80%) OO
10 13 (5.80%) Test Automation
11 11 (4.91%) Microservices
11 11 (4.91%) SDLC
11 11 (4.91%) Software Engineering
11 11 (4.91%) Web Operations
12 10 (4.46%) Kanban
13 9 (4.02%) Continuous Delivery
13 9 (4.02%) SOLID
14 8 (3.57%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 159 (70.98%) C#
2 98 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 96 (42.86%) SQL
4 28 (12.50%) Java
5 20 (8.93%) PHP
6 11 (4.91%) VB.NET
7 9 (4.02%) Java 8
7 9 (4.02%) T-SQL
8 8 (3.57%) Python
8 8 (3.57%) TypeScript
9 6 (2.68%) Ruby
10 4 (1.79%) VB
10 4 (1.79%) XPath
11 3 (1.34%) ES6
11 3 (1.34%) Go
12 2 (0.89%) C++
12 2 (0.89%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.45%) Erlang
13 1 (0.45%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 14 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (0.89%) MCTS
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.23%) QA
System Software
1 10 (4.46%) Docker
2 8 (3.57%) Varnish
3 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (4.91%) Kibana
2 6 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.68%) Puppet
3 1 (0.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 31 (13.84%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.46%) Oracle
3 9 (4.02%) hybris
4 8 (3.57%) FatWire
5 6 (2.68%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.79%) Capita
7 2 (0.89%) Informatica
7 2 (0.89%) MuleSoft
7 2 (0.89%) Okta
7 2 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.89%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.89%) SnapLogic
8 1 (0.45%) Google
8 1 (0.45%) TIBCO