Period
to 21 October 2019

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 October 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 25 16 10
Rank change year-on-year -9 -6 +8
Contract jobs citing MVC 4 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.21% 9.52% 11.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 11.50% 13.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 16
Staffordshire median daily rate £335 £338 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.74% -2.88% +11.20%
10th Percentile £328 £312 £306
90th Percentile £343 £466 £403
West Midlands median daily rate £419 £413 £350
% change year-on-year +1.52% +17.86% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - £55.00 -
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £42.25 £29.25
% change year-on-year -17.16% +44.44% +24.47%

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 130 226 193
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 71.82% 82.78% 81.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 156 136
Staffordshire median daily rate £390 £375 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +3.81% +11.15%
10th Percentile £225 £288 £211
90th Percentile £523 £463 £469
West Midlands median daily rate £434 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.06% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 9 8
Staffordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £13.20 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +89.39% -8.01% -42.60%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.18 £12.01
90th Percentile £57.25 £56.30 £41.25
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.25 £15.00 £24.98
% change year-on-year +28.33% -39.95% +38.78%

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
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 October 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
Stoke-on-Trent +7 2 £335 +1.13% 4
MVC
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MVC.

1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) API Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) MySQL
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Confluence
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Web Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Application Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Web Application Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Delivery Lead
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Laravel
3 1 (25.00%) Spring
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) API Integration
3 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) OOP
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (25.00%) Degree