Period
to 24 May 2019

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 24 May 2019 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
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 31 20 40
Rank change year-on-year -11 +20 -19
Contract jobs citing MVC 17 45 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.24% 10.27% 5.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.43% 12.47% 5.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 38 11
Northern Ireland median daily rate £422 £441 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.25% +60.27% -15.38%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £260
90th Percentile £460 £479 £289
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +2.35% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £48.75 £44.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +10.80% +2.33% +7.50%

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 313 361 453
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 78.05% 82.42% 86.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 253 366
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 £443 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.60% +7.93% +26.15%
10th Percentile £300 £301 £263
90th Percentile £525 £538 £519
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 5
Northern Ireland median hourly rate £16.20 £19.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.92% +62.50% -14.29%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £57.50 £35.00 £18.14
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.36% -12.00% -

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
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 24 May 2019. 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 -1 17 £422 -6.22% 4
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 2019, 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 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
1 11 (64.71%) C#
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
3 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
3 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
3 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
4 6 (35.29%) WPF
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 5 (29.41%) Finance
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
5 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
5 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
6 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (23.53%) CSS3
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
6 4 (23.53%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) IIS
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) ITIL
7 3 (17.65%) Windows

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 3 (17.65%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) nginx
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (5.88%) ArcGIS
3 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (17.65%) PaaS
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Big Data
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (5.88%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (17.65%) Jasmine
2 3 (17.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (11.76%) Balsamiq
3 2 (11.76%) Cucumber
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.76%) JIRA
3 2 (11.76%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (11.76%) Maven
3 2 (11.76%) MSTest
3 2 (11.76%) NUnit
3 2 (11.76%) Protractor
3 2 (11.76%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (5.88%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.88%) gulp
4 1 (5.88%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (5.88%) Selenium
4 1 (5.88%) Sublime Text
4 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (82.35%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior .NET Developer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Developer
3 3 (17.65%) WCF Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) UI Developer
4 2 (11.76%) UI/UX Developer
4 2 (11.76%) UX Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C# WCF Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.88%) React Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Tester
5 1 (5.88%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
1 11 (64.71%) ASP.NET
1 11 (64.71%) CSS
2 8 (47.06%) HTML
3 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
3 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 6 (35.29%) .NET Framework
4 6 (35.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (35.29%) WPF
5 5 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (29.41%) Entity Framework
5 5 (29.41%) HTML5
6 4 (23.53%) CSS3
6 4 (23.53%) Web Services
7 3 (17.65%) ASP.NET Core
7 3 (17.65%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (17.65%) RESTful
7 3 (17.65%) WCF
8 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (11.76%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (11.76%) User Experience
4 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (35.29%) Unit Testing
3 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Analytics
4 3 (17.65%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Multithreading
4 3 (17.65%) MVVM
4 3 (17.65%) Prototyping
4 3 (17.65%) Regulatory Compliance
4 3 (17.65%) Web Development
4 3 (17.65%) Workflow
5 2 (11.76%) Asynchronous Programming
5 2 (11.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
5 2 (11.76%) Functional Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.76%) Microservices
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) Java
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Fortify
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) ESRI