The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
England / West Midlands
Rank 44 41 44
Rank change year-on-year -3 +3  
Contract jobs citing MVC 82 103 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 3.56% 3.82% 3.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.45% 4.64% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 76 62
Median daily rate £335 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.28% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £469 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £340
% change year-on-year +1.44% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Median hourly rate £32.00 £45.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.88% +23.28%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.28%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1844 2222 1903
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 80.07% 82.45% 75.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1185 1221 1087
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 45 109
Median hourly rate £24.50 £18.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.24% -39.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.73 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 the West Midlands

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in the West Midlands

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in the West Midlands

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in the West Midlands

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MVC in the West Midlands

MVC
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 MVC within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 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
Birmingham -7 25 £350 +7.69% 18
Staffordshire +10 13 £275 -8.33% 14
Coventry -14 12 £525 +20.00% 15
Herefordshire - 12 £285 -
Warwickshire -5 5 £363 +7.40% 12
Shropshire +31 4 £331 -1.85% 4
Solihull +1 1 £200 -29.82% 11
Worcestershire 0 1 - - 16
Walsall -1 1 £375 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £170 - 2
MVC
England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for MVC.

1 193 (85.78%) .NET
2 169 (75.11%) C#
3 152 (67.56%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (63.56%) ASP.NET
5 126 (56.00%) HTML
6 121 (53.78%) CSS
7 119 (52.89%) JavaScript
8 107 (47.56%) ASP.NET MVC
9 94 (41.78%) SQL
10 81 (36.00%) SQL Server
11 77 (34.22%) Microsoft
12 69 (30.67%) .NET Framework
12 69 (30.67%) jQuery
13 63 (28.00%) TDD
14 62 (27.56%) Entity Framework
15 61 (27.11%) Scrum
15 61 (27.11%) Web Services
16 57 (25.33%) AngularJS
17 55 (24.44%) Visual Studio
18 51 (22.67%) WCF
18 51 (22.67%) Microsoft Azure
19 48 (21.33%) BDD
19 48 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
20 47 (20.89%) Web Development
21 38 (16.89%) HTML5
22 37 (16.44%) Team Foundation Server
22 37 (16.44%) SOLID
22 37 (16.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 35 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
23 35 (15.56%) XML

MVC
Top Related 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 12 (5.33%) CMS
1 12 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 11 (4.89%) NServiceBus
3 8 (3.56%) Sitefinity
4 6 (2.67%) Confluence
5 4 (1.78%) BizTalk Server
5 4 (1.78%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.33%) ColdFusion
7 2 (0.89%) Apache
7 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.89%) WordPress
8 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.44%) DNN
8 1 (0.44%) Drupal
8 1 (0.44%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.44%) Kentico
8 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 22 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 51 (22.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.44%) SaaS
3 8 (3.56%) IaaS
3 8 (3.56%) PaaS
4 6 (2.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.33%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.44%) GitHub
6 1 (0.44%) Office 365
6 1 (0.44%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.33%) HTTP
2 11 (4.89%) Broadband
3 2 (0.89%) Internet
3 2 (0.89%) Intranet
3 2 (0.89%) LDAP
3 2 (0.89%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.56%) MySQL
3 15 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (6.22%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.22%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.44%) SAP HANA
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 55 (24.44%) Visual Studio
2 37 (16.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 30 (13.33%) Subversion
4 27 (12.00%) Git (software)
5 24 (10.67%) NUnit
6 20 (8.89%) Moq
7 12 (5.33%) Jenkins
8 11 (4.89%) CruiseControl
8 11 (4.89%) Visual Studio Team System
9 9 (4.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 8 (3.56%) JIRA
11 7 (3.11%) Selenium
12 5 (2.22%) TeamCity
13 4 (1.78%) JUnit
13 4 (1.78%) SpecFlow
14 3 (1.33%) Cucumber
15 2 (0.89%) Jasmine
15 2 (0.89%) Karma Test Runner
15 2 (0.89%) Protractor
16 1 (0.44%) GitLab
General
1 24 (10.67%) Marketing
2 13 (5.78%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.33%) Finance
4 6 (2.67%) Retail
5 5 (2.22%) Advertising
6 3 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.89%) Electronics
7 2 (0.89%) Games
8 1 (0.44%) Automotive
8 1 (0.44%) Back Office
8 1 (0.44%) Legal
8 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 196 (87.11%) Developer
2 104 (46.22%) .NET Developer
3 56 (24.89%) C# Developer
4 43 (19.11%) C# .NET Developer
5 31 (13.78%) ASP.NET Developer
5 31 (13.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 22 (9.78%) CRM Developer
6 22 (9.78%) Senior Developer
7 21 (9.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 18 (8.00%) Senior .NET Developer
9 14 (6.22%) Microsoft Developer
10 13 (5.78%) Dynamics CRM Developer
10 13 (5.78%) Web Developer
11 12 (5.33%) Software Engineer
12 10 (4.44%) C# Software Engineer
12 10 (4.44%) Full Stack Developer
12 10 (4.44%) Software Developer
13 9 (4.00%) PHP Developer
13 9 (4.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 9 (4.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (85.78%) .NET
2 143 (63.56%) ASP.NET
3 126 (56.00%) HTML
4 121 (53.78%) CSS
5 107 (47.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 69 (30.67%) .NET Framework
6 69 (30.67%) jQuery
7 62 (27.56%) Entity Framework
8 61 (27.11%) Web Services
9 57 (25.33%) AngularJS
10 51 (22.67%) WCF
11 38 (16.89%) HTML5
12 37 (16.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 35 (15.56%) ASP.NET Web API
13 35 (15.56%) XML
14 19 (8.44%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 19 (8.44%) KnockoutJS
15 18 (8.00%) StructureMap
16 17 (7.56%) SOAP
17 14 (6.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.67%) NHS
4 4 (1.78%) User Experience
5 3 (1.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.33%) iPad
5 3 (1.33%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.44%) Social Network
7 1 (0.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.44%) Windows
2 6 (2.67%) Linux
3 4 (1.78%) Android
3 4 (1.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.44%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 152 (67.56%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (28.00%) TDD
3 61 (27.11%) Scrum
4 48 (21.33%) BDD
4 48 (21.33%) Continuous Integration
5 47 (20.89%) Web Development
6 37 (16.44%) SOLID
7 27 (12.00%) OO
8 26 (11.56%) CRM
9 25 (11.11%) Continuous Delivery
9 25 (11.11%) Migration
10 22 (9.78%) OOD
11 21 (9.33%) Campaign Management
11 21 (9.33%) Data Conversion
11 21 (9.33%) Data Migration
12 17 (7.56%) E-Commerce
12 17 (7.56%) Software Engineering
13 15 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
13 15 (6.67%) Kanban
13 15 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 169 (75.11%) C#
2 119 (52.89%) JavaScript
3 94 (41.78%) SQL
4 23 (10.22%) Java
4 23 (10.22%) T-SQL
5 20 (8.89%) PowerShell
6 12 (5.33%) PHP
7 11 (4.89%) TypeScript
8 6 (2.67%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.78%) Ruby
9 4 (1.78%) Scala
10 3 (1.33%) Python
11 2 (0.89%) PHP 5
11 2 (0.89%) VB
11 2 (0.89%) XAML
12 1 (0.44%) ABAP
12 1 (0.44%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.44%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.44%) PHP 7
12 1 (0.44%) VB6
Qualifications
1 20 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (1.33%) Degree
4 1 (0.44%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.44%) MCPD
4 1 (0.44%) MCSD
4 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (0.44%) QA
1 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (2.67%) Docker
2 2 (0.89%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 2 (0.89%) Rundeck
1 2 (0.89%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 77 (34.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (6.67%) Google
3 4 (1.78%) Zend
4 3 (1.33%) SAP
4 3 (1.33%) Xamarin
5 2 (0.89%) Adobe
5 2 (0.89%) Apple
6 1 (0.44%) Oracle
Stafford, Staffordshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 5 days ago