Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 32 28
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4 +20
Contract jobs citing MVC 213 158 188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.67% 5.42% 5.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.03% 6.57% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 113 139
Manchester median daily rate £365 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +3.57% +6.87%
10th Percentile £278 £301 £255
90th Percentile £427 £438 £425
North West median daily rate £365 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +0.69% +7.41% -0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Manchester median hourly rate £170.00 - £32.76
10th Percentile £160.00 - £27.10
90th Percentile £180.00 - £35.69
North West median hourly rate £43.00 £50.00 £32.76
% change year-on-year -14.00% +52.61% -

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 2,653 2,405 3,032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 83.06% 82.50% 83.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,701 1,471 1,862
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £240 £253
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 74 60
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -12.59%
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.47 £10.95
90th Percentile £38.75 £45.00 £41.73
North West median hourly rate £22.43 £30.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year -25.23% +39.53% -27.65%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +3 9 £336 +1.51% 9
Bolton +1 3 £330 +32.00% 7
Sale - 3 £375 - 2
Altrincham - 2 £415 - 16
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 164 (77.00%) .NET
2 140 (65.73%) C#
3 94 (44.13%) SQL Server
4 88 (41.31%) JavaScript
4 88 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (39.91%) SQL
6 65 (30.52%) ASP.NET
7 63 (29.58%) CSS
8 61 (28.64%) HTML
8 61 (28.64%) TDD
9 52 (24.41%) Web Services
9 52 (24.41%) AngularJS
10 50 (23.47%) .NET Framework
11 48 (22.54%) E-Commerce
12 42 (19.72%) ASP.NET Web API
13 41 (19.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 38 (17.84%) jQuery
15 36 (16.90%) JIRA
15 36 (16.90%) Git (software)
16 32 (15.02%) WCF
16 32 (15.02%) Java
16 32 (15.02%) Scrum
17 31 (14.55%) Microsoft
17 31 (14.55%) .NET Core
18 30 (14.08%) NoSQL
19 29 (13.62%) Entity Framework
20 28 (13.15%) Microsoft Azure
21 27 (12.68%) RESTful
21 27 (12.68%) BDD
22 26 (12.21%) Spring

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 (11.27%) CMS
2 11 (5.16%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (4.69%) Orchard CMS
4 8 (3.76%) WebSphere
5 5 (2.35%) Apache
5 5 (2.35%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.88%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.94%) Confluence
7 2 (0.94%) IIS
7 2 (0.94%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.47%) Liferay
8 1 (0.47%) NServiceBus
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.47%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.94%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 28 (13.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (7.51%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.29%) GitHub
4 4 (1.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (1.41%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (1.41%) SaaS
6 2 (0.94%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 2 (0.94%) npm
7 1 (0.47%) Basecamp
7 1 (0.47%) Boomi
7 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.47%) IaaS
7 1 (0.47%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.47%) NuGet
7 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.94%) SMS
2 1 (0.47%) Firewall
2 1 (0.47%) HTTP
2 1 (0.47%) Internet
2 1 (0.47%) SSL
2 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (44.13%) SQL Server
2 30 (14.08%) NoSQL
3 18 (8.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 16 (7.51%) MySQL
5 11 (5.16%) Relational Database
5 11 (5.16%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (3.76%) Endeca
6 8 (3.76%) MongoDB
7 7 (3.29%) CouchDB
8 6 (2.82%) Neo4j
9 5 (2.35%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 3 (1.41%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.94%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
12 2 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
13 1 (0.47%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 36 (16.90%) Git (software)
1 36 (16.90%) JIRA
2 20 (9.39%) AccuRev
2 20 (9.39%) Octopus Deploy
2 20 (9.39%) Visual Studio
3 14 (6.57%) TeamCity
4 13 (6.10%) Selenium
5 11 (5.16%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (4.23%) Jenkins
7 6 (2.82%) NUnit
8 5 (2.35%) Bitbucket
8 5 (2.35%) Subversion
8 5 (2.35%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (1.88%) JUnit
10 3 (1.41%) Jasmine
10 3 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
10 3 (1.41%) Mockito
10 3 (1.41%) SonarQube
10 3 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
10 3 (1.41%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (5.16%) Retail
2 9 (4.23%) Finance
3 8 (3.76%) Legal
4 6 (2.82%) Law
5 5 (2.35%) Back Office
6 4 (1.88%) Games
6 4 (1.88%) Publishing
7 2 (0.94%) Banking
7 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Automotive
8 1 (0.47%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 183 (85.92%) Developer
2 100 (46.95%) .NET Developer
3 67 (31.46%) C# Developer
4 46 (21.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (11.74%) Software Developer
6 21 (9.86%) SQL Developer
7 20 (9.39%) Full Stack Developer
8 19 (8.92%) Java Developer
9 18 (8.45%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 15 (7.04%) .NET Software Developer
10 15 (7.04%) PHP Developer
11 12 (5.63%) Senior Developer
12 11 (5.16%) C# Software Developer
13 10 (4.69%) Angular Developer
13 10 (4.69%) ASP.NET Developer
13 10 (4.69%) WebOps Engineer
14 9 (4.23%) Desktop Support
15 8 (3.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
16 7 (3.29%) C# VB.NET Developer
16 7 (3.29%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (77.00%) .NET
2 65 (30.52%) ASP.NET
3 63 (29.58%) CSS
4 61 (28.64%) HTML
5 52 (24.41%) AngularJS
5 52 (24.41%) Web Services
6 50 (23.47%) .NET Framework
7 42 (19.72%) ASP.NET Web API
8 41 (19.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 38 (17.84%) jQuery
10 32 (15.02%) WCF
11 31 (14.55%) .NET Core
12 29 (13.62%) Entity Framework
13 27 (12.68%) RESTful
14 26 (12.21%) Spring
15 25 (11.74%) WPF
16 24 (11.27%) REST
17 22 (10.33%) Spring MVC
17 22 (10.33%) WinForms
18 16 (7.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.51%) Computer Science
2 9 (4.23%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (3.76%) User Experience
4 5 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.88%) Cloud Native
6 2 (0.94%) Animation
6 2 (0.94%) Digital TV
7 1 (0.47%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.47%) Fintech
7 1 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.47%) NHS
7 1 (0.47%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.47%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.47%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.35%) Linux
1 5 (2.35%) Windows
2 3 (1.41%) Android
2 3 (1.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (41.31%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (28.64%) TDD
3 48 (22.54%) E-Commerce
4 32 (15.02%) Scrum
5 27 (12.68%) BDD
6 23 (10.80%) Continuous Integration
7 21 (9.86%) Unit Testing
8 16 (7.51%) OO
9 15 (7.04%) DevOps
9 15 (7.04%) Kanban
9 15 (7.04%) Web Development
10 13 (6.10%) SDLC
10 13 (6.10%) Test Automation
11 11 (5.16%) SOLID
11 11 (5.16%) Web Application Development
11 11 (5.16%) Web Operations
12 10 (4.69%) OOP
13 9 (4.23%) Front End Development
14 8 (3.76%) E-business
14 8 (3.76%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 140 (65.73%) C#
2 88 (41.31%) JavaScript
3 85 (39.91%) SQL
4 32 (15.02%) Java
5 19 (8.92%) PHP
6 13 (6.10%) T-SQL
6 13 (6.10%) VB.NET
7 9 (4.23%) Java 8
8 7 (3.29%) Python
9 6 (2.82%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.35%) Ruby
11 4 (1.88%) PHP 7
12 3 (1.41%) Delphi
13 2 (0.94%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.94%) VB
14 1 (0.47%) C++
14 1 (0.47%) ES6
14 1 (0.47%) Go
14 1 (0.47%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 17 (7.98%) Degree
2 2 (0.94%) MCTS
2 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.47%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.47%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.16%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.23%) Docker
2 8 (3.76%) Varnish
3 1 (0.47%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 11 (5.16%) Kibana
2 2 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.94%) Puppet
3 1 (0.47%) WMI
Vendors
1 31 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (4.69%) Oracle
3 9 (4.23%) hybris
4 8 (3.76%) FatWire
5 3 (1.41%) Capita
5 3 (1.41%) Zend
6 2 (0.94%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.94%) Telerik
7 1 (0.47%) Google
7 1 (0.47%) Informatica
7 1 (0.47%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.47%) Okta
7 1 (0.47%) SnapLogic