The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for ASP.NET MVC 4 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited ASP.NET MVC 4 over the 3 months to 28 June 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.

Microsoft ASP.NET MVC4 Framework
England / West Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 120 139 109
Rank change year-on-year +19 -30  
Contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 4 1 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.048% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.20% 0.90% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 7
Median daily rate £293 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +32.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £241 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £563 £376
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25%  

ASP.NET MVC 4 is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 511 774 545
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 24.59% 25.75% 23.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1478 2029 1461
Median daily rate £375 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £553 £506 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 56 62
Median hourly rate £31.00 £24.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.16% +1.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.00 £21.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £38.75 £42.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

ASP.NET MVC 4
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing ASP.NET MVC 4 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for ASP.NET MVC 4 in the West Midlands

ASP.NET MVC 4
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 4 in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for ASP.NET MVC 4 in the West Midlands

ASP.NET MVC 4
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 4 within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Coventry +13 1 £293 -35.00%
ASP.NET MVC 4
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing ASP.NET MVC 4 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for ASP.NET MVC 4.

1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 3 (75.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (25.00%) RESTful
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) MCPD
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) MCSD
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP

ASP.NET MVC 4
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Designer
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (25.00%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Designer
4 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 4 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 1 (25.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCPD
1 1 (25.00%) MCSD
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft