The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 44 25 34
Rank change year-on-year -19 +9  
Contract jobs citing MVC 11 59 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.97% 10.09% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 11.66% 5.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 43 12
Median daily rate £338 £405 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +7.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £317 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £514 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £340
% change year-on-year +1.44% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £68.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +110.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +22.85% -  

MVC is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 469 506 324
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 84.20% 86.50% 74.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 351 220
Median daily rate £375 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 16
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.15 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.16% +91.24%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £66.00 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in South Wales

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in South Wales

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in South Wales over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in South Wales

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MVC in South Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in South Wales

MVC
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 22 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -9 10 £344 -14.06% 8
MVC
Wales

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MVC.

1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (53.85%) C#
4 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
6 12 (46.15%) jQuery
7 11 (42.31%) SQL
7 11 (42.31%) Scrum
8 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
9 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
9 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
10 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 8 (30.77%) OOP
10 8 (30.77%) NUnit
10 8 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
10 8 (30.77%) MSTest
10 8 (30.77%) Entity Framework
11 7 (26.92%) MSBuild
11 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
11 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
11 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
11 7 (26.92%) HTML
11 7 (26.92%) CSS
11 7 (26.92%) Coaching
11 7 (26.92%) Unity DI Container
11 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
12 5 (19.23%) Web Development

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (7.69%) Apache
1 2 (7.69%) CMS
1 2 (7.69%) GeoServer
1 2 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
2 1 (3.85%) Jetty
2 1 (3.85%) Mongrel
2 1 (3.85%) nginx
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (26.92%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.85%) Google App Engine
3 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.85%) Route 53
3 1 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DHCP
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) DSL
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
1 1 (3.85%) IPsec
1 1 (3.85%) SSH
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 7 (26.92%) RDBMS
2 7 (26.92%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) MongoDB
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.69%) Couchbase
4 2 (7.69%) InterSystems Cache
4 2 (7.69%) MySQL
4 2 (7.69%) NoSQL
4 2 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.85%) GIS
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MSTest
1 8 (30.77%) NUnit
2 7 (26.92%) MSBuild
2 7 (26.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (15.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
5 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.69%) Selenium
5 2 (7.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
6 1 (3.85%) MbUnit
6 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
6 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
6 1 (3.85%) Travis CI
6 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (11.54%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Software Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Sitecore Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) PHP Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Developer
7 1 (3.85%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (3.85%) CMS Developer
7 1 (3.85%) GIS Developer
7 1 (3.85%) MySQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) ASP.NET
3 13 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (46.15%) .NET Framework
4 12 (46.15%) jQuery
5 8 (30.77%) Entity Framework
6 7 (26.92%) CSS
6 7 (26.92%) HTML
6 7 (26.92%) Unity DI Container
7 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (15.38%) HTML5
8 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 3 (11.54%) CSS3
8 3 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (11.54%) WCF
9 2 (7.69%) Ajax
9 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (7.69%) RESTful
9 2 (7.69%) Spring MVC
9 2 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) NHS
2 1 (3.85%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Scrum
3 10 (38.46%) Unit Testing
4 9 (34.62%) Mentoring
5 8 (30.77%) Inversion of Control
5 8 (30.77%) OOP
6 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
6 7 (26.92%) Coaching
7 5 (19.23%) Web Development
8 4 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (15.38%) Data Flow Diagram
8 4 (15.38%) Use Case
9 3 (11.54%) TDD
10 2 (7.69%) BDD
10 2 (7.69%) Data Management
10 2 (7.69%) DevOps
10 2 (7.69%) Open Source
10 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
10 2 (7.69%) Test Strategy
11 1 (3.85%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) C#
1 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) TypeScript
3 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Fluentd
1 1 (3.85%) Grafana
1 1 (3.85%) Kibana
1 1 (3.85%) Marathon
1 1 (3.85%) Mesos
1 1 (3.85%) Puppet
1 1 (3.85%) Rundeck
1 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) VMware