The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 13 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing MVC 53 29 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 11.28% 11.93% 10.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.41% 17.16% 14.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 16 8
Average daily rate £338 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £318 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £369 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-17.85% -
MVC
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
344 169 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 73.19% 69.55% 67.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 81 88
Average daily rate £375 £340 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -13.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 2
Average hourly rate £170.00 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+750.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Kent

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells +5 12 £338 - 3
Folkestone 0 7 £318 - 1
West Malling - 5 £376 - 1
Maidstone -1 2 £375 -
Tonbridge - 2 - -
Sittingbourne - 1 £375 -
MVC
South East

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 78 (89.66%) .NET
2 77 (88.51%) HTML
3 76 (87.36%) C#
4 73 (83.91%) JavaScript
5 72 (82.76%) CSS
6 65 (74.71%) ASP.NET
7 59 (67.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 47 (54.02%) CSS3
9 45 (51.72%) jQuery
10 43 (49.43%) HTML5
11 40 (45.98%) ASP.NET Web API
11 40 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (42.53%) TDD
13 31 (35.63%) SQL
14 30 (34.48%) Web Development
15 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
15 27 (31.03%) AngularJS
16 26 (29.89%) KnockoutJS
17 23 (26.44%) Entity Framework
17 23 (26.44%) SDLC
17 23 (26.44%) .NET Framework
18 21 (24.14%) Software Engineering
18 21 (24.14%) Finance
19 20 (22.99%) E-Commerce
19 20 (22.99%) Waterfall
20 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
21 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
21 17 (19.54%) SignalR
22 16 (18.39%) SOLID
23 15 (17.24%) BDD

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 3 (3.45%) NServiceBus
1 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (1.15%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.15%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) BigMachines
1 2 (2.30%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.30%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.54%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (3.45%) Redis
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (16.09%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (5.75%) Jasmine
4 4 (4.60%) Subversion
4 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.45%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (3.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
6 2 (2.30%) Grunt
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (2.30%) Selenium
7 1 (1.15%) Moq
7 1 (1.15%) MSTest
7 1 (1.15%) NUnit
7 1 (1.15%) ReSharper
7 1 (1.15%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (1.15%) Xcode
General
1 21 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Investment Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Retail
3 3 (3.45%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.15%) Games
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 84 (96.55%) Developer
2 64 (73.56%) .NET Developer
3 56 (64.37%) C# Developer
4 51 (58.62%) C# .NET Developer
5 50 (57.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 36 (41.38%) JavaScript Developer
7 19 (21.84%) HTML Developer
8 18 (20.69%) Web Developer
9 17 (19.54%) C# Web Developer
10 16 (18.39%) HTML CSS Developer
11 15 (17.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 15 (17.24%) Senior .NET Developer
11 15 (17.24%) Senior Developer
12 14 (16.09%) .NET Web Developer
12 14 (16.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
12 14 (16.09%) Senior C# Developer
12 14 (16.09%) Senior JavaScript Developer
13 13 (14.94%) ASP.NET Developer
13 13 (14.94%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 10 (11.49%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (89.66%) .NET
2 77 (88.51%) HTML
3 72 (82.76%) CSS
4 65 (74.71%) ASP.NET
5 59 (67.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 47 (54.02%) CSS3
7 45 (51.72%) jQuery
8 43 (49.43%) HTML5
9 40 (45.98%) ASP.NET Web API
10 27 (31.03%) AngularJS
11 26 (29.89%) KnockoutJS
12 23 (26.44%) .NET Framework
12 23 (26.44%) Entity Framework
13 19 (21.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 17 (19.54%) SignalR
15 11 (12.64%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 11 (12.64%) WCF
16 10 (11.49%) RESTful
17 8 (9.20%) Backbone.js
18 7 (8.05%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.30%) iPad
2 2 (2.30%) User Experience
3 1 (1.15%) Hedge funds
3 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.15%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Android
2 2 (2.30%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (45.98%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (42.53%) TDD
3 30 (34.48%) Web Development
4 23 (26.44%) SDLC
5 21 (24.14%) Software Engineering
6 20 (22.99%) E-Commerce
6 20 (22.99%) Waterfall
7 16 (18.39%) SOLID
8 15 (17.24%) BDD
9 14 (16.09%) Scrum
10 9 (10.34%) SOA
11 8 (9.20%) Unit Testing
12 7 (8.05%) Front End Development
13 6 (6.90%) Web Application Development
14 5 (5.75%) MVVM
15 4 (4.60%) Wealth Management
16 3 (3.45%) CRM
16 3 (3.45%) Fund Management
16 3 (3.45%) Investment Management
17 2 (2.30%) OO
Programming Languages
1 76 (87.36%) C#
2 73 (83.91%) JavaScript
3 31 (35.63%) SQL
4 5 (5.75%) Java
5 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
6 3 (3.45%) PHP
6 3 (3.45%) VB
6 3 (3.45%) VBScript
7 2 (2.30%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.15%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.15%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (2.30%) Degree
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.30%) Oracle
2 2 (2.30%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (2.30%) Siebel
3 1 (1.15%) Infragistics
3 1 (1.15%) Telerik