Period
to 22 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 22 October 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)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 33 22
Rank change year-on-year +19 -11 -
Contract jobs citing MVC 41 70 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 10.43% 10.64% 6.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.54% 11.97% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 64 11
Northern Ireland median daily rate £433 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.85% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £406 £289 £338
90th Percentile £460 £437 £419
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -13.04% +8.24% +13.33%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 327 585 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 83.21% 88.91% 82.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 469 116
Northern Ireland median daily rate £422 £413 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.30% +25.00% +1.54%
10th Percentile £279 £306 £163
90th Percentile £522 £500 £438
UK median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 7 20
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £27.50 £14.00 £13.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +96.43% +2.75% -10.66%
10th Percentile £11.17 £9.65 £10.00
90th Percentile £44.13 £27.10 £18.58
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.97%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Northern Ireland

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Northern Ireland

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Northern Ireland

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 22 October 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
County Antrim +17 37 £433 +4.85% 15
County Londonderry - 2 - -
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for MVC.

1 27 (65.85%) Finance
1 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 26 (63.41%) Java
2 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
3 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
4 24 (58.54%) CSS
5 23 (56.10%) JSP
6 22 (53.66%) Hibernate
6 22 (53.66%) Spring
7 21 (51.22%) AngularJS
8 20 (48.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 19 (46.34%) Spring Integration
9 19 (46.34%) Banking
10 18 (43.90%) Spring Batch
10 18 (43.90%) Test Automation
11 17 (41.46%) TDD
11 17 (41.46%) JUnit
12 16 (39.02%) Oracle
12 16 (39.02%) Struts
12 16 (39.02%) Web Services
12 16 (39.02%) XML
12 16 (39.02%) RDBMS
12 16 (39.02%) RESTful
12 16 (39.02%) Relational Database
13 15 (36.59%) Backbone.js
13 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 15 (36.59%) Cucumber
13 15 (36.59%) WebSphere
13 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET
13 15 (36.59%) Eclipse

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 15 (36.59%) WebSphere
2 14 (34.15%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.44%) npm
1 1 (2.44%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (39.02%) RDBMS
1 16 (39.02%) Relational Database
2 15 (36.59%) DB2
3 13 (31.71%) DB2 UDB
4 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
5 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) JUnit
2 15 (36.59%) Cucumber
2 15 (36.59%) Eclipse
3 14 (34.15%) Bower
3 14 (34.15%) Grunt
3 14 (34.15%) Jasmine
4 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
4 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
4 3 (7.32%) JIRA
4 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (4.88%) Maven
5 2 (4.88%) TeamCity
5 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.44%) SonarQube
General
1 27 (65.85%) Finance
2 19 (46.34%) Banking
3 2 (4.88%) Front Office
4 1 (2.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (90.24%) Developer
2 24 (58.54%) Java Developer
3 15 (36.59%) Senior Developer
4 13 (31.71%) .NET Developer
5 10 (24.39%) Senior Java Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Senior .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) C# Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior C# .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Azure Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) CRM Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Field Engineer
8 1 (2.44%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Lead Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (58.54%) CSS
2 23 (56.10%) JSP
3 22 (53.66%) Hibernate
3 22 (53.66%) Spring
4 21 (51.22%) AngularJS
5 20 (48.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 19 (46.34%) Spring Integration
7 18 (43.90%) Spring Batch
8 16 (39.02%) RESTful
8 16 (39.02%) Struts
8 16 (39.02%) Web Services
8 16 (39.02%) XML
9 15 (36.59%) .NET
9 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET
9 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (36.59%) Backbone.js
10 14 (34.15%) Ajax
10 14 (34.15%) Gherkin
11 12 (29.27%) WPF
12 8 (19.51%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (21.95%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.76%) SWIFT
4 2 (4.88%) Data Structures
4 2 (4.88%) Equities
5 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.44%) Life Science
5 1 (2.44%) LIMS
5 1 (2.44%) SCADA
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Linux
1 2 (4.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (60.98%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (43.90%) Test Automation
3 17 (41.46%) TDD
4 14 (34.15%) Project Management
5 13 (31.71%) Time Management
5 13 (31.71%) Waterfall
6 11 (26.83%) Multithreading
7 9 (21.95%) ETL
8 4 (9.76%) OO
8 4 (9.76%) SOA
9 3 (7.32%) Automated Trading
9 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (7.32%) Web Development
10 2 (4.88%) Decision-Making
10 2 (4.88%) Low Latency
10 2 (4.88%) OOD
10 2 (4.88%) OOP
10 2 (4.88%) SOLID
10 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 27 (65.85%) SQL
2 26 (63.41%) Java
2 26 (63.41%) JavaScript
3 15 (36.59%) C#
4 7 (17.07%) Java 8
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) ES6
5 1 (2.44%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 13 (31.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) GMP
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Oracle
2 2 (4.88%) IBM
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) TIBCO