Period
to 18 June 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 18 June 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
18 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 13 31
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18 -13
Contract jobs citing MVC 26 25 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.28% 9.36% 2.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.47% 12.76% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 18 7
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £263 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.81% -12.50% -11.76%
10th Percentile £289 £205 £264
90th Percentile £346 £364 £343
West Midlands median daily rate £381 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +17.31% - -3.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - £31.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year - -23.93% +7.17%

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 193 196 264
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 76.28% 73.41% 80.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 138 179
Staffordshire median daily rate £365 £343 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.57% +3.79% -12.00%
10th Percentile £263 £210 £188
90th Percentile £456 £475 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 6
Staffordshire median hourly rate £12.14 £18.00 £11.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.54% +60.32% -30.91%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.55 £9.70
90th Percentile £36.38 £33.50 £16.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £21.50 £17.95
% change year-on-year -30.23% +19.78% -21.96%

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 June 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 18 June 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 +3 15 £325 +30.52% 15
Tamworth - 2 £375 - 5
Stafford -6 1 £325 -2.99% 2
Lichfield - 1 £320 - 1
MVC
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 June 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 24 (92.31%) C#
2 23 (88.46%) .NET
3 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 20 (76.92%) HTML
4 19 (73.08%) CSS
5 14 (53.85%) .NET Framework
6 13 (50.00%) Web Development
6 13 (50.00%) TypeScript
7 11 (42.31%) Internet
8 10 (38.46%) TDD
8 10 (38.46%) jQuery
8 10 (38.46%) BDD
8 10 (38.46%) SpecFlow
9 9 (34.62%) Castle Windsor
9 9 (34.62%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
9 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
9 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 8 (30.77%) SQL
11 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (19.23%) HTML5
12 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (19.23%) Entity Framework
13 4 (15.38%) WCF
13 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
14 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
14 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
14 3 (11.54%) WinForms

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 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) IaaS
2 2 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.85%) AccuRev
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 15 (57.69%) .NET Developer
3 11 (42.31%) C# Developer
4 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (30.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (26.92%) Software Developer
7 4 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.85%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (3.85%) HTML Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior Developer
9 1 (3.85%) Senior Full Stack Developer
9 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
9 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (88.46%) .NET
2 20 (76.92%) HTML
3 19 (73.08%) CSS
4 14 (53.85%) .NET Framework
5 10 (38.46%) jQuery
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET
6 9 (34.62%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 9 (34.62%) Castle Windsor
7 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (19.23%) Entity Framework
7 5 (19.23%) HTML5
8 4 (15.38%) WCF
9 3 (11.54%) WinForms
10 2 (7.69%) .NET Core
10 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
10 2 (7.69%) CSS3
10 2 (7.69%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 2 (7.69%) Web Services
10 2 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Web Development
2 10 (38.46%) BDD
2 10 (38.46%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (34.62%) Dependency Injection
4 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.69%) OO
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (3.85%) Kanban
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) MVVM
7 1 (3.85%) OOP
7 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (3.85%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.85%) Scrum
7 1 (3.85%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) C#
2 13 (50.00%) TypeScript
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
6 2 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft