Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 21 January 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 13 33
Rank change year-on-year +3 +20 -15
Contract jobs citing MVC 30 40 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 11.41% 10.26% 3.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.95% 12.70% 3.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 29 8
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £313 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% -5.66% -8.62%
10th Percentile £274 £222 £300
90th Percentile £419 £365 £408
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £353 £350
% change year-on-year +6.38% +0.71% +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.50 £22.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.36% +25.71% -

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 215 315 240
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 81.75% 80.77% 81.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 213 169
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.41% +13.85%
10th Percentile £263 £217 £263
90th Percentile £471 £488 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 16 11
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.00% +102.43% -6.79%
10th Percentile £11.12 £20.75 £8.45
90th Percentile £48.00 £77.50 £20.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.98 £21.26 £20.00
% change year-on-year +17.50% +6.30% -11.11%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Staffordshire

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Staffordshire

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Staffordshire

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 January 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
Stoke-on-Trent -1 15 £338 +9.76% 13
Stafford +4 5 £325 -12.16% 4
Lichfield - 2 £320 - 1
Tamworth - 2 £288 - 1
MVC
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MVC.

1 22 (73.33%) HTML
1 22 (73.33%) .NET
2 20 (66.67%) CSS
3 19 (63.33%) C#
4 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
5 13 (43.33%) SQL
5 13 (43.33%) Web Development
5 13 (43.33%) TypeScript
6 12 (40.00%) jQuery
7 11 (36.67%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 9 (30.00%) OO
9 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (26.67%) HTML5
10 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (23.33%) TDD
11 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
11 7 (23.33%) Internet
11 7 (23.33%) BDD
11 7 (23.33%) SpecFlow
12 6 (20.00%) RESTful
12 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
13 5 (16.67%) PHP
13 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (16.67%) JIRA
13 5 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
13 5 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
13 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
2 4 (13.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (23.33%) SpecFlow
2 5 (16.67%) JIRA
3 4 (13.33%) AccuRev
4 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Software Developer
3 8 (26.67%) Web Developer
4 7 (23.33%) Senior Developer
5 5 (16.67%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (13.33%) C# Web Developer
6 4 (13.33%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (10.00%) .NET Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (6.67%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (6.67%) HTML Developer
8 2 (6.67%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 2 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Developer
8 2 (6.67%) VB.NET Developer
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (3.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (73.33%) .NET
1 22 (73.33%) HTML
2 20 (66.67%) CSS
3 12 (40.00%) jQuery
4 10 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 8 (26.67%) HTML5
7 6 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (20.00%) RESTful
8 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (16.67%) Castle Windsor
9 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (10.00%) Classic ASP
10 3 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
10 3 (10.00%) CSS3
10 3 (10.00%) Entity Framework
10 3 (10.00%) Laravel
11 2 (6.67%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (6.67%) Learning Management System
2 2 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (6.67%) SCORM
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
1 2 (6.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Web Development
2 11 (36.67%) Dependency Injection
3 9 (30.00%) OO
4 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (23.33%) BDD
5 7 (23.33%) TDD
5 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.67%) API Development
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
6 5 (16.67%) SOLID
7 3 (10.00%) Functional Programming
7 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (10.00%) OO PHP
7 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 2 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.67%) Scrum
8 2 (6.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (63.33%) C#
2 13 (43.33%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) TypeScript
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 5 (16.67%) PHP
5 4 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 3 (10.00%) Elixir
6 3 (10.00%) Erlang
6 3 (10.00%) Go
6 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
7 1 (3.33%) Java
7 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 9 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Xamarin