The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 43 49 39
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -10
Contract jobs citing MVC 45 31 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.96% 2.42% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 3.34% 3.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 16 9
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£325 £350 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £278 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £424 £319
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +14.84%
MVC
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1164 928 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.63% 72.33% 70.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 676 528 241
Average daily rate £388 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 12 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £50.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £18.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £180.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MVC across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MVC across the Edinburgh region.

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing MVC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MVC.

1 63 (68.48%) .NET
2 59 (64.13%) C#
3 58 (63.04%) JavaScript
4 55 (59.78%) ASP.NET
5 46 (50.00%) CSS
6 41 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
8 38 (41.30%) SQL Server
9 36 (39.13%) SQL
10 35 (38.04%) HTML
11 25 (27.17%) .NET Framework
12 24 (26.09%) Java
13 23 (25.00%) Ajax
14 20 (21.74%) CruiseControl
14 20 (21.74%) Spring
14 20 (21.74%) OO
15 19 (20.65%) XML
16 18 (19.57%) Banking
17 17 (18.48%) XSLT
17 17 (18.48%) J2EE
18 16 (17.39%) JSP
18 16 (17.39%) Entity Framework
19 15 (16.30%) Unit Testing
19 15 (16.30%) PL/SQL
19 15 (16.30%) Oracle
20 14 (15.22%) Visual Studio
20 14 (15.22%) Struts
20 14 (15.22%) Windows
20 14 (15.22%) Spring MVC
20 14 (15.22%) Selenium

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing MVC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MVC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (14.13%) WebSphere
2 8 (8.70%) IBM Notes
2 8 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.43%) CMS
4 4 (4.35%) JBoss
5 3 (3.26%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.26%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.26%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.09%) TeamSite
6 1 (1.09%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.26%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.09%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (41.30%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 13 (14.13%) Relational Database
3 8 (8.70%) MS Access
4 4 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.09%) MySQL
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 20 (21.74%) CruiseControl
2 14 (15.22%) Visual Studio
2 14 (15.22%) Selenium
3 10 (10.87%) Git (software)
4 8 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (6.52%) MSBuild
6 4 (4.35%) Jasmine
6 4 (4.35%) Grunt
6 4 (4.35%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (4.35%) Bower
7 3 (3.26%) Cucumber
8 2 (2.17%) SonarQube
8 2 (2.17%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (1.09%) NUnit
9 1 (1.09%) Subversion
General
1 18 (19.57%) Banking
2 8 (8.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 77 (83.70%) Developer
2 28 (30.43%) .NET Developer
3 17 (18.48%) Java Developer
4 9 (9.78%) C# Developer
5 6 (6.52%) Software Developer
5 6 (6.52%) Web Developer
6 5 (5.43%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (4.35%) Lead Developer
8 3 (3.26%) SharePoint Developer
8 3 (3.26%) Applications Developer
8 3 (3.26%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.26%) Architect
8 3 (3.26%) AWS Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Senior Architect
9 2 (2.17%) CRM Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Technical Architect
9 2 (2.17%) Consultant
9 2 (2.17%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (2.17%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (68.48%) .NET
2 55 (59.78%) ASP.NET
3 46 (50.00%) CSS
4 40 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
5 35 (38.04%) HTML
6 25 (27.17%) .NET Framework
7 23 (25.00%) Ajax
8 20 (21.74%) Spring
9 19 (20.65%) XML
10 17 (18.48%) XSLT
10 17 (18.48%) J2EE
11 16 (17.39%) JSP
11 16 (17.39%) Entity Framework
12 14 (15.22%) CSS3
12 14 (15.22%) HTML5
12 14 (15.22%) Struts
12 14 (15.22%) Spring MVC
13 13 (14.13%) Spring Web Flow
13 13 (14.13%) GWT
13 13 (14.13%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.35%) User Experience
2 3 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.26%) Open Source
3 2 (2.17%) Health Informatics
3 2 (2.17%) Informatics
4 1 (1.09%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.09%) iPhone
4 1 (1.09%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.09%) Derivative
4 1 (1.09%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.09%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.22%) Windows
2 13 (14.13%) UNIX
3 6 (6.52%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.09%) Android
4 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (44.57%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (21.74%) OO
3 15 (16.30%) Unit Testing
4 14 (15.22%) Web Application Development
5 9 (9.78%) Project Management
6 8 (8.70%) TDD
7 7 (7.61%) Business Analysis
8 6 (6.52%) Performance Testing
9 5 (5.43%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.43%) Web Development
9 5 (5.43%) Scrum
10 4 (4.35%) Migration
10 4 (4.35%) Data Migration
10 4 (4.35%) Test Automation
11 3 (3.26%) CRM
11 3 (3.26%) Asset Management
12 2 (2.17%) Refactoring
12 2 (2.17%) Requirements Analysis
12 2 (2.17%) UML
12 2 (2.17%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 59 (64.13%) C#
2 58 (63.04%) JavaScript
3 36 (39.13%) SQL
4 24 (26.09%) Java
5 15 (16.30%) PL/SQL
6 13 (14.13%) Shell Script
6 13 (14.13%) Perl
7 8 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 8 (8.70%) VBA
8 7 (7.61%) PHP
9 2 (2.17%) VBScript
9 2 (2.17%) VB
9 2 (2.17%) VB6
9 2 (2.17%) C
10 1 (1.09%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) HL7
2 1 (1.09%) SLA
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) Oracle
2 8 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 8 (8.70%) Lotus
3 3 (3.26%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.17%) Telerik
5 1 (1.09%) SAP
5 1 (1.09%) Ektron
5 1 (1.09%) Talend