The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 24 April 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)
UK / Wales
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 21 35
Rank change year-on-year -25 +14  
Contract jobs citing MVC 15 80 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.23% 12.25% 4.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.71% 14.98% 6.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 58 29
Median daily rate £350 £388 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.67% -5.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £486 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £68.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +110.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +10.96% +10.71%  

MVC is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 554 534 617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 82.44% 81.78% 79.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 363 369
Median daily rate £400 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +2.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 34 19
Median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +71.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £56.40 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Wales

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Wales

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Wales over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Wales

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC in Wales.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in Wales

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -22 10 £350 -9.67% 10
West Wales -11 3 £350 +36.58% 5
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for MVC.

1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (59.26%) C#
5 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
5 14 (51.85%) .NET Framework
6 13 (48.15%) Scrum
6 13 (48.15%) SQL
7 12 (44.44%) jQuery
8 11 (40.74%) Entity Framework
8 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
9 10 (37.04%) Inversion of Control
9 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
10 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
10 9 (33.33%) NUnit
11 8 (29.63%) Business Analysis
11 8 (29.63%) MSTest
11 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
11 8 (29.63%) HTML
11 8 (29.63%) CSS
11 8 (29.63%) OOP
12 7 (25.93%) RDBMS
12 7 (25.93%) MSBuild
12 7 (25.93%) Coaching
12 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (25.93%) Unity DI Container
12 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
13 6 (22.22%) Git (software)

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 3 (11.11%) CMS
1 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Jetty
3 1 (3.70%) Mongrel
3 1 (3.70%) nginx
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.70%) Google App Engine
2 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.70%) Route 53
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) DHCP
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) DSL
1 1 (3.70%) FTP
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) IPsec
1 1 (3.70%) SSH
1 1 (3.70%) SSL
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) SQL Server
2 7 (25.93%) RDBMS
2 7 (25.93%) Relational Database
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
5 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (3.70%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (3.70%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) NUnit
2 8 (29.63%) MSTest
2 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (25.93%) MSBuild
4 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
5 4 (14.81%) TeamCity
6 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
6 2 (7.41%) Selenium
6 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.70%) MbUnit
7 1 (3.70%) Mercurial
7 1 (3.70%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.70%) Travis CI
7 1 (3.70%) Visual Website Optimizer
7 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (14.81%) Advertising
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) .NET Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Developer
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 2 (7.41%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Sitecore Developer
6 1 (3.70%) MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Umbraco Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (88.89%) .NET
2 19 (70.37%) ASP.NET
3 18 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (51.85%) .NET Framework
5 12 (44.44%) jQuery
6 11 (40.74%) Entity Framework
7 8 (29.63%) CSS
7 8 (29.63%) HTML
8 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (25.93%) Unity DI Container
9 5 (18.52%) WCF
10 4 (14.81%) KnockoutJS
11 3 (11.11%) LINQ
11 3 (11.11%) NHibernate
11 3 (11.11%) Sass
12 2 (7.41%) Ajax
12 2 (7.41%) HTML5
12 2 (7.41%) WPF
13 1 (3.70%) CSS3
13 1 (3.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
1 3 (11.11%) NHS
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.70%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (48.15%) Scrum
3 11 (40.74%) Mentoring
4 10 (37.04%) Inversion of Control
5 9 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 8 (29.63%) Business Analysis
6 8 (29.63%) OOP
7 7 (25.93%) Coaching
8 5 (18.52%) Web Development
9 4 (14.81%) Data Flow Diagram
9 4 (14.81%) Mobile First
9 4 (14.81%) Use Case
10 3 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 3 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (7.41%) BDD
11 2 (7.41%) DevOps
11 2 (7.41%) TDD
12 1 (3.70%) Customer Requirements
12 1 (3.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C#
2 13 (48.15%) SQL
3 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
4 2 (7.41%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) COBOL
5 1 (3.70%) Java
5 1 (3.70%) Perl
5 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.70%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Ansible
1 1 (3.70%) Fluentd
1 1 (3.70%) Grafana
1 1 (3.70%) Kibana
1 1 (3.70%) Marathon
1 1 (3.70%) Mesos
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
1 1 (3.70%) Rundeck
1 1 (3.70%) Terraform
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.41%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Infor
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) Sage
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Xamarin
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
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