Period
to 21 April 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 April 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 16 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 +15 -15
Contract jobs citing MVC 25 25 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 9.23% 7.42% 2.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.79% 9.88% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 20 8
Staffordshire median daily rate £323 £275 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.27% -12.00% -10.71%
10th Percentile £251 £207 £273
90th Percentile £365 £364 £408
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £19.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -56.67% +23.29%

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 212 253 222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 78.23% 75.07% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 173 148
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £345 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.70% -1.43% -2.78%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £248
90th Percentile £472 £475 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 8
Staffordshire median hourly rate £18.51 £25.00 £12.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.96% +101.21% -17.17%
10th Percentile £11.17 £16.44 £8.89
90th Percentile £47.88 £73.50 £17.90
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.00 £20.50 £17.95
% change year-on-year -2.44% +14.21% -20.22%

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 April 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 April 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 +2 16 £323 +29.00% 21
Stafford -6 1 £325 -2.99% 2
Lichfield - 1 £320 - 4
Tamworth - 1 £325 - 4
MVC
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, 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 23 (92.00%) C#
2 22 (88.00%) .NET
3 20 (80.00%) HTML
4 19 (76.00%) CSS
5 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
6 14 (56.00%) Web Development
6 14 (56.00%) TypeScript
7 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
8 11 (44.00%) Internet
9 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
9 10 (40.00%) TDD
9 10 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
9 10 (40.00%) BDD
9 10 (40.00%) SpecFlow
10 9 (36.00%) Castle Windsor
10 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 9 (36.00%) jQuery
10 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
10 9 (36.00%) SQL
11 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
12 6 (24.00%) HTML5
13 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
14 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
14 4 (16.00%) WCF
14 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
15 3 (12.00%) Scrum
15 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
15 3 (12.00%) OO

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 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (64.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) SpecFlow
2 3 (12.00%) JIRA
3 2 (8.00%) AccuRev
4 1 (4.00%) NUnit
4 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (100.00%) Developer
2 12 (48.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 7 (28.00%) Software Developer
6 6 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
8 4 (16.00%) C# Software Developer
9 3 (12.00%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
10 2 (8.00%) HTML CSS Developer
10 2 (8.00%) HTML Developer
10 2 (8.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
11 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
11 1 (4.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
11 1 (4.00%) C# Web Developer
11 1 (4.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 1 (4.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
11 1 (4.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (88.00%) .NET
2 20 (80.00%) HTML
3 19 (76.00%) CSS
4 13 (52.00%) .NET Framework
5 9 (36.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 9 (36.00%) Castle Windsor
5 9 (36.00%) jQuery
6 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (24.00%) HTML5
7 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 4 (16.00%) Entity Framework
8 4 (16.00%) WCF
9 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (12.00%) CSS3
9 3 (12.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
10 2 (8.00%) Classic ASP
10 2 (8.00%) Web Services
10 2 (8.00%) WinForms
10 2 (8.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (8.00%) Greenfield Project
1 2 (8.00%) N-Tier
1 2 (8.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) Web Development
2 10 (40.00%) BDD
2 10 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
2 10 (40.00%) TDD
3 9 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (12.00%) OO
6 3 (12.00%) Scrum
7 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (8.00%) SOLID
7 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.00%) Kanban
8 1 (4.00%) Mobile Development
8 1 (4.00%) MVVM
8 1 (4.00%) OOP
8 1 (4.00%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 23 (92.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) TypeScript
3 10 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (36.00%) SQL
5 3 (12.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
7 1 (4.00%) Java
7 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Xamarin