Period
to 19 November 2017

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 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 31 43
Rank change year-on-year +7 +12 -18
Contract jobs citing MVC 176 188 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 6.04% 5.32% 3.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 6.35% 4.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 139 100
Manchester median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £274 £255 £267
90th Percentile £475 £400 £444
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Manchester median hourly rate - £29.53 -
North West median hourly rate £46.50 £33.51 -
% change year-on-year +38.75% - -

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 2367 2961 3045
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.17% 83.86% 80.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1507 1885 1806
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +9.33%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £240
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +67.60%

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 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 10 £369 +13.46% 3
Bolton -2 4 £250 -9.09% 4
Wigan +1 1 £313 - 2
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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.

1 127 (72.16%) .NET
2 112 (63.64%) C#
3 91 (51.70%) JavaScript
4 82 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
5 75 (42.61%) CSS
6 74 (42.05%) ASP.NET
7 72 (40.91%) SQL Server
8 66 (37.50%) SQL
9 63 (35.80%) HTML
10 62 (35.23%) jQuery
11 58 (32.95%) ASP.NET MVC
12 55 (31.25%) AngularJS
13 54 (30.68%) ASP.NET Web API
14 46 (26.14%) TDD
15 36 (20.45%) .NET Framework
16 33 (18.75%) Web Development
16 33 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
17 30 (17.05%) E-Commerce
18 26 (14.77%) Scrum
19 24 (13.64%) WCF
19 24 (13.64%) WPF
20 22 (12.50%) HTML5
21 21 (11.93%) Entity Framework
22 20 (11.36%) Web Services
23 19 (10.80%) WinForms
23 19 (10.80%) Unit Testing
23 19 (10.80%) Git (software)
24 18 (10.23%) Sitecore
24 18 (10.23%) BDD
24 18 (10.23%) Java

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 14 (7.95%) CMS
2 8 (4.55%) Umbraco
3 6 (3.41%) NServiceBus
3 6 (3.41%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.41%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.14%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.57%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.57%) Drupal
6 1 (0.57%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.57%) JBoss
6 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.57%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.14%) Magento
3 1 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.57%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.70%) SaaS
3 2 (1.14%) Office 365
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.57%) GitHub
4 1 (0.57%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.57%) Intranet
1 1 (0.57%) Skype
1 1 (0.57%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 16 (9.09%) NoSQL
3 15 (8.52%) MySQL
4 10 (5.68%) SQL Server 2000
4 10 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (5.11%) MongoDB
6 6 (3.41%) Endeca
7 4 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle BI EE
9 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (10.80%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.66%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (7.95%) JIRA
4 11 (6.25%) AccuRev
5 10 (5.68%) Visual Studio
6 8 (4.55%) gulp
7 6 (3.41%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.27%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.27%) NUnit
9 3 (1.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.70%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.70%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.70%) SpecFlow
9 3 (1.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (1.14%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (1.14%) ReSharper
10 2 (1.14%) SonarQube
10 2 (1.14%) Xcode
11 1 (0.57%) CasperJS
11 1 (0.57%) Selenium
General
1 8 (4.55%) Law
1 8 (4.55%) Retail
2 7 (3.98%) Finance
2 7 (3.98%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.41%) Legal
4 4 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.70%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.14%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) Banking
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
7 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 159 (90.34%) Developer
2 70 (39.77%) .NET Developer
3 49 (27.84%) C# Developer
4 45 (25.57%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (17.61%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 21 (11.93%) Angular Developer
6 21 (11.93%) Web Developer
7 19 (10.80%) ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (9.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 15 (8.52%) Full Stack Developer
10 14 (7.95%) .NET Web Developer
10 14 (7.95%) Java Developer
11 13 (7.39%) Sitecore Developer
11 13 (7.39%) Software Developer
12 12 (6.82%) C# Web Developer
13 11 (6.25%) PHP Developer
13 11 (6.25%) SQL Developer
14 10 (5.68%) Senior Developer
15 8 (4.55%) Architect
15 8 (4.55%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (72.16%) .NET
2 75 (42.61%) CSS
3 74 (42.05%) ASP.NET
4 63 (35.80%) HTML
5 62 (35.23%) jQuery
6 58 (32.95%) ASP.NET MVC
7 55 (31.25%) AngularJS
8 54 (30.68%) ASP.NET Web API
9 36 (20.45%) .NET Framework
10 24 (13.64%) WCF
10 24 (13.64%) WPF
11 22 (12.50%) HTML5
12 21 (11.93%) Entity Framework
13 20 (11.36%) Web Services
14 19 (10.80%) WinForms
15 17 (9.66%) Spring
16 15 (8.52%) React
17 13 (7.39%) CSS3
17 13 (7.39%) Spring MVC
18 12 (6.82%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 33 (18.75%) Greenfield Project
2 11 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 5 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.27%) N-Tier
4 4 (2.27%) User Experience
5 3 (1.70%) e-Learning
5 3 (1.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (1.70%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.14%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.57%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.84%) Apple iOS
1 5 (2.84%) Linux
2 3 (1.70%) Windows
3 2 (1.14%) Android
3 2 (1.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (46.59%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (26.14%) TDD
3 33 (18.75%) Web Development
4 30 (17.05%) E-Commerce
5 26 (14.77%) Scrum
6 19 (10.80%) Unit Testing
7 18 (10.23%) BDD
8 14 (7.95%) Project Management
9 13 (7.39%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (6.25%) Test Automation
11 10 (5.68%) Front End Development
11 10 (5.68%) Web Application Development
12 9 (5.11%) OO
12 9 (5.11%) Refactoring
13 8 (4.55%) SMACSS
13 8 (4.55%) SOLID
14 7 (3.98%) Agile Project Management
14 7 (3.98%) Content Management
14 7 (3.98%) OOP
14 7 (3.98%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 112 (63.64%) C#
2 91 (51.70%) JavaScript
3 66 (37.50%) SQL
4 18 (10.23%) Java
5 16 (9.09%) PHP
6 10 (5.68%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.55%) TypeScript
8 5 (2.84%) VB.NET
9 4 (2.27%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.27%) Ruby
10 3 (1.70%) Apple Swift
10 3 (1.70%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.70%) XAML
11 2 (1.14%) GraphQL
11 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.14%) XPath
12 1 (0.57%) Perl
12 1 (0.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (7.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (1.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (2.27%) Active Directory
1 4 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (1.70%) Ansible
1 3 (1.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (10.23%) Sitecore
2 15 (8.52%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.55%) Xamarin
4 6 (3.41%) FatWire
5 5 (2.84%) hybris
6 4 (2.27%) Oracle
6 4 (2.27%) SendGrid
7 2 (1.14%) Apple
7 2 (1.14%) Capita
7 2 (1.14%) SAP
8 1 (0.57%) Adobe
8 1 (0.57%) Zend