Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 15 33
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 -10
Contract jobs citing MVC 28 31 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.94% 7.33% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.33% 8.86% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 22 6
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £313 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -19.87% +7.59%
10th Percentile £288 £275 £340
90th Percentile £403 £360 £419
West Midlands median daily rate £350 £350 £363
% change year-on-year - -3.45% +13.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% +28.57% -10.26%

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 210 350 253
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 82.03% 82.74% 82.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 224 163
Staffordshire median daily rate £365 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% -3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £251 £204 £263
90th Percentile £475 £500 £438
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 14
Staffordshire median hourly rate £14.50 £25.00 £14.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.00% +70.07% +17.60%
10th Percentile £12.22 £23.55 £8.94
90th Percentile £48.00 £46.60 £20.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
Stoke-on-Trent +1 14 £350 +13.82% 5
Stafford +8 4 £325 - 2
Tamworth - 2 £288 - 1
Lichfield - 1 - -
MVC
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for MVC.

1 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
3 18 (64.29%) CSS
3 18 (64.29%) C#
3 18 (64.29%) HTML
4 13 (46.43%) SQL
4 13 (46.43%) Dependency Injection
4 13 (46.43%) TypeScript
5 12 (42.86%) jQuery
6 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 10 (35.71%) SpecFlow
7 10 (35.71%) TDD
7 10 (35.71%) Web Development
7 10 (35.71%) BDD
7 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
8 8 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
9 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (25.00%) VB.NET
9 7 (25.00%) HTML5
9 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
10 6 (21.43%) RESTful
10 6 (21.43%) OO
10 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
10 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (21.43%) Sass
11 5 (17.86%) API Development
11 5 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
11 5 (17.86%) PHP
11 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
11 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development

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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (67.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (35.71%) SpecFlow
2 5 (17.86%) JIRA
3 4 (14.29%) AccuRev
4 3 (10.71%) Git (software)
5 1 (3.57%) NUnit
5 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 28 (100.00%) Developer
2 10 (35.71%) C# Developer
3 8 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 8 (28.57%) Software Developer
4 7 (25.00%) C# Software Developer
4 7 (25.00%) Web Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Senior Developer
6 4 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (10.71%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) Senior Web Developer
7 3 (10.71%) SQL Developer
8 2 (7.14%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (7.14%) HTML Developer
8 2 (7.14%) PHP Developer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior PHP Developer
8 2 (7.14%) WinForms Developer
9 1 (3.57%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (82.14%) .NET
2 18 (64.29%) CSS
2 18 (64.29%) HTML
3 12 (42.86%) jQuery
4 11 (39.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 7 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 7 (25.00%) HTML5
6 6 (21.43%) RESTful
6 6 (21.43%) Sass
7 4 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (14.29%) WinForms
8 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
8 3 (10.71%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (10.71%) Laravel
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (3.57%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
10 1 (3.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.14%) Learning Management System
2 2 (7.14%) SCORM
3 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Dependency Injection
2 10 (35.71%) BDD
2 10 (35.71%) TDD
2 10 (35.71%) Unit Testing
2 10 (35.71%) Web Development
3 6 (21.43%) OO
3 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.86%) API Development
4 5 (17.86%) OOA/OOD
5 4 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (14.29%) SOLID
6 3 (10.71%) Functional Programming
6 3 (10.71%) OO PHP
7 2 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (7.14%) Front End Development
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (64.29%) C#
2 13 (46.43%) SQL
2 13 (46.43%) TypeScript
3 7 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (17.86%) PHP
4 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.71%) Elixir
5 3 (10.71%) Erlang
5 3 (10.71%) Go
6 1 (3.57%) Java
6 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Xamarin