Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 59 18
Rank change year-on-year +26 -41 +22
Contract jobs citing MVC 44 32 134
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 4.69% 2.83% 10.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.65% 3.39% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 24 117
South Wales median daily rate £350 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +23.08% -
10th Percentile £168 £288 £268
90th Percentile £420 £521 £514
Wales median daily rate £337 £400 £323
% change year-on-year -15.80% +24.03% -0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
South Wales median hourly rate £23.14 - £43.50
10th Percentile £21.87 - £24.75
90th Percentile £24.42 - £64.25
Wales median hourly rate £23.14 - £47.50

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 South Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 779 945 1052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 82.96% 83.70% 81.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 680 815
South Wales median daily rate £380 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £175 £225 £235
90th Percentile £525 £538 £475
Wales median daily rate £390 £400 £351
% change year-on-year -2.50% +14.12% -3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 44 34
South Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.38 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.60% +15.75% +9.48%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.46 £9.58
90th Percentile £48.00 £61.25 £35.33
Wales median hourly rate £20.69 £18.00 £15.75
% change year-on-year +14.94% +14.29% -5.86%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 24 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
Cardiff +14 40 £350 -15.15% 4
MVC
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 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 South Wales region with a requirement for MVC.

1 43 (97.73%) .NET
2 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (63.64%) SQL
4 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
5 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET
5 25 (56.82%) C#
6 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
7 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (45.45%) .NET Framework
9 17 (38.64%) OOP
9 17 (38.64%) Unit Testing
9 17 (38.64%) Entity Framework
10 16 (36.36%) NUnit
11 15 (34.09%) Degree
11 15 (34.09%) LINQ
12 14 (31.82%) jQuery
12 14 (31.82%) MSTest
13 13 (29.55%) Relational Database
13 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
13 13 (29.55%) Coaching
13 13 (29.55%) RDBMS
14 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
15 10 (22.73%) T-SQL
15 10 (22.73%) NHS
16 9 (20.45%) Web Services
17 8 (18.18%) HTML
17 8 (18.18%) SDLC
17 8 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
18 7 (15.91%) RESTful
18 7 (15.91%) RedGate

MVC
Co-occurring 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 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 13 (29.55%) RDBMS
2 13 (29.55%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (36.36%) NUnit
2 14 (31.82%) MSTest
3 8 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) FxCop
5 1 (2.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.27%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.27%) Back Office
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.27%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 37 (84.09%) Developer
2 30 (68.18%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.64%) Architect
3 6 (13.64%) SQL Developer
4 5 (11.36%) ASP.NET Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Data Architect
4 5 (11.36%) Lead Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Architect
5 4 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Lead .NET Developer
5 4 (9.09%) SQL Server Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Lead Software Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (4.55%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.27%) Sitecore Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (97.73%) .NET
2 25 (56.82%) ASP.NET
3 22 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (45.45%) .NET Framework
5 17 (38.64%) Entity Framework
6 15 (34.09%) LINQ
7 14 (31.82%) jQuery
8 9 (20.45%) Web Services
9 8 (18.18%) HTML
10 7 (15.91%) CSS
10 7 (15.91%) RESTful
10 7 (15.91%) SOAP
10 7 (15.91%) XML
11 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
11 6 (13.64%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (6.82%) HTML5
13 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 2 (4.55%) CSS3
13 2 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (4.55%) React
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) NHS
2 7 (15.91%) N-Tier
3 4 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (38.64%) OOP
2 17 (38.64%) Unit Testing
3 13 (29.55%) Coaching
3 13 (29.55%) Mentoring
4 8 (18.18%) SDLC
5 7 (15.91%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (15.91%) Requirements Analysis
5 7 (15.91%) TOGAF
6 6 (13.64%) High Availability
7 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.09%) OO
9 2 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (4.55%) Functional Testing
9 2 (4.55%) Scrum
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (4.55%) Web Application Development
9 2 (4.55%) Web Development
10 1 (2.27%) Case Management
10 1 (2.27%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 28 (63.64%) SQL
2 25 (56.82%) C#
3 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 10 (22.73%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (34.09%) Degree
2 6 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (15.91%) HL7
2 1 (2.27%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (61.36%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.91%) RedGate
3 1 (2.27%) HP
3 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.27%) Xamarin