Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 20 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 > Merseyside
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 19 44
Rank change year-on-year -4 +25 -3
Contract jobs citing MVC 28 41 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.70% 6.91% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.76% 8.80% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 31 8
Merseyside median daily rate £375 £350 £309
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +13.36% +2.92%
10th Percentile £313 £294 £276
90th Percentile £438 £456 £362
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% +4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
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 Merseyside with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 414 466 613
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 84.32% 78.58% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 288 315
Merseyside median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £247 £166
90th Percentile £538 £504 £539
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 5
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +28.13% +12.90%
10th Percentile £10.21 £11.25 £11.20
90th Percentile £19.75 £30.76 £97.58
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

Job postings citing MVC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Merseyside.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Merseyside

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MVC in Merseyside.

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Merseyside

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 20 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
Liverpool -8 20 £375 +7.14% 7
Southport +5 5 £375 +3.45% 1
MVC
North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for MVC.

1 17 (60.71%) MySQL
2 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (42.86%) PHP
4 11 (39.29%) Scrum
5 10 (35.71%) CSS
5 10 (35.71%) SOAP
6 9 (32.14%) C#
6 9 (32.14%) .NET
6 9 (32.14%) OOP
6 9 (32.14%) jQuery
6 9 (32.14%) REST
7 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 8 (28.57%) PHP 5
8 7 (25.00%) TDD
9 6 (21.43%) XML
9 6 (21.43%) SQL
10 5 (17.86%) Oracle
10 5 (17.86%) Unix
10 5 (17.86%) Linux
10 5 (17.86%) SAML
10 5 (17.86%) Subversion
10 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
10 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
10 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
10 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
11 4 (14.29%) GitHub
11 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
11 4 (14.29%) Open Source

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 4 (14.29%) Drupal
2 3 (10.71%) Umbraco
3 2 (7.14%) CMS
3 2 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) GitHub
2 3 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (10.71%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) MySQL
2 5 (17.86%) MongoDB
2 5 (17.86%) NoSQL
2 5 (17.86%) Relational Database
3 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 5 (17.86%) Subversion
3 3 (10.71%) ERwin
3 3 (10.71%) Grunt
3 3 (10.71%) gulp
3 3 (10.71%) Jenkins
3 3 (10.71%) Mocha
3 3 (10.71%) SonarQube
4 2 (7.14%) JIRA
4 2 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.57%) jMock
5 1 (3.57%) JUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Mockito
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
1 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Banking
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (85.71%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) PHP Developer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Drupal Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) .NET Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Developer
6 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (46.43%) HTML
2 10 (35.71%) CSS
2 10 (35.71%) SOAP
3 9 (32.14%) .NET
3 9 (32.14%) jQuery
3 9 (32.14%) REST
4 6 (21.43%) XML
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
5 5 (17.86%) SAML
6 4 (14.29%) J2EE
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (10.71%) Hibernate
7 3 (10.71%) HTML5
7 3 (10.71%) Laravel
7 3 (10.71%) React
7 3 (10.71%) Redux
7 3 (10.71%) Sass
7 3 (10.71%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.57%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.86%) Linux
1 5 (17.86%) Unix
2 2 (7.14%) Android
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (39.29%) Scrum
3 9 (32.14%) OOP
4 7 (25.00%) TDD
5 4 (14.29%) Open Source
5 4 (14.29%) SOA
6 3 (10.71%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
6 3 (10.71%) Component Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Data Modelling
6 3 (10.71%) Front End Development
6 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.71%) Microservices
6 3 (10.71%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (10.71%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.14%) API Development
7 2 (7.14%) BDD
7 2 (7.14%) OWASP
7 2 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 13 (46.43%) JavaScript
2 12 (42.86%) PHP
3 9 (32.14%) C#
4 8 (28.57%) PHP 5
5 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (10.71%) ECMAScript
6 3 (10.71%) ES6
6 3 (10.71%) Python
7 2 (7.14%) Apple Swift
7 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) OCPJP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) Xamarin