The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Wales / West Wales
Rank 23 6 23
Rank change year-on-year -17 +17  
Contract jobs citing MVC 3 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Wales 3.41% 12.90% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.62% 15.38% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Median daily rate £350 £256 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.58% -19.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £340
% change year-on-year +0.71% +2.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 West Wales with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 26 96
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 73.86% 83.87% 83.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 20 33
Median daily rate £481 £475 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +22.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £271 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £15.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +108.26%  
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 West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West 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 West Wales

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in West Wales

MVC
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 3 months to 26 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
Swansea -16 3 £350 +36.58% 3
MVC
Wales

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for MVC.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile First
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
3 2 (40.00%) Git (software)

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 2 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (40.00%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 5 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (60.00%) Entity Framework
2 3 (60.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) NHibernate
3 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile First
2 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft