The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 73 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-21 0
Contract jobs citing MVC 65 82 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.98% 2.99% 2.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 3.81% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 44 31
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £384 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.78 £33.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+20.53% -26.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2603 2152 1751
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 79.36% 78.57% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1356 1101 882
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 28 38
Average hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.55% -22.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £11.70 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £165.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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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
Edinburgh -14 31 £350 -4.76% 10
Glasgow -1 26 £315 +5.00% 22
West Lothian -11 2 £295 -21.33% 1
Fife - 2 £363 -
Dundee - 1 £250 - 3
Stirling - 1 £300 -
MVC
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MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 98 (65.33%) JavaScript
2 93 (62.00%) .NET
3 88 (58.67%) CSS
4 87 (58.00%) HTML
5 82 (54.67%) ASP.NET
6 81 (54.00%) C#
7 65 (43.33%) SQL Server
8 59 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
9 47 (31.33%) HTML5
10 46 (30.67%) jQuery
11 41 (27.33%) SQL
12 40 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
13 39 (26.00%) .NET Framework
14 35 (23.33%) CSS3
15 33 (22.00%) TDD
16 31 (20.67%) Java
17 29 (19.33%) Spring
18 26 (17.33%) XML
18 26 (17.33%) AngularJS
19 25 (16.67%) RESTful
19 25 (16.67%) Microsoft
20 24 (16.00%) Finance
21 23 (15.33%) OO
22 22 (14.67%) Ajax
22 22 (14.67%) Entity Framework
23 21 (14.00%) Spring MVC
24 20 (13.33%) Unit Testing
25 18 (12.00%) Banking
25 18 (12.00%) JSP
26 17 (11.33%) Visual Studio

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 10 (6.67%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.33%) Tomcat
2 8 (5.33%) CMS
3 7 (4.67%) JBoss
3 7 (4.67%) Node.js
4 6 (4.00%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
1 1 (0.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Oracle 11i
1 2 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.00%) SaaS
2 2 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.00%) Intranet
2 2 (1.33%) CTI
3 1 (0.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (43.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (11.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.00%) RDBMS
5 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.33%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.33%) SQLPlus
6 2 (1.33%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.67%) QlikView
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (11.33%) Visual Studio
2 12 (8.00%) Git (software)
3 10 (6.67%) CruiseControl
4 9 (6.00%) Selenium
5 6 (4.00%) Maven
5 6 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (2.67%) Cucumber
6 4 (2.67%) JIRA
6 4 (2.67%) Subversion
6 4 (2.67%) Eclipse
6 4 (2.67%) JUnit
7 3 (2.00%) NetBeans
7 3 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (2.00%) FishEye
7 3 (2.00%) Jasmine
7 3 (2.00%) SonarQube
8 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 2 (1.33%) Grunt
8 2 (1.33%) Mercurial
8 2 (1.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 24 (16.00%) Finance
2 18 (12.00%) Banking
3 6 (4.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.67%) Retail
5 3 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.33%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.67%) Games
7 1 (0.67%) Front Office
7 1 (0.67%) Electronics
7 1 (0.67%) Marketing
7 1 (0.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 127 (84.67%) Developer
2 50 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 23 (15.33%) Java Developer
4 21 (14.00%) Web Developer
5 15 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 15 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 12 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
6 12 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 11 (7.33%) ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (5.33%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.00%) Senior .NET Developer
10 5 (3.33%) Architect
10 5 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 4 (2.67%) JavaScript Developer
11 4 (2.67%) Software Programmer
11 4 (2.67%) Umbraco Developer
11 4 (2.67%) Programmer
11 4 (2.67%) C# Web Developer
11 4 (2.67%) PHP Developer
11 4 (2.67%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (62.00%) .NET
2 88 (58.67%) CSS
3 87 (58.00%) HTML
4 82 (54.67%) ASP.NET
5 47 (31.33%) HTML5
6 46 (30.67%) jQuery
7 40 (26.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 39 (26.00%) .NET Framework
9 35 (23.33%) CSS3
10 29 (19.33%) Spring
11 26 (17.33%) XML
11 26 (17.33%) AngularJS
12 25 (16.67%) RESTful
13 22 (14.67%) Entity Framework
13 22 (14.67%) Ajax
14 21 (14.00%) Spring MVC
15 18 (12.00%) JSP
16 14 (9.33%) WCF
17 13 (8.67%) XSLT
18 12 (8.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.67%) N-Tier
1 4 (2.67%) User Experience
2 3 (2.00%) Mobile App
2 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.33%) FMCG
4 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.67%) DTV
4 1 (0.67%) Smartphone
4 1 (0.67%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.33%) UNIX
2 13 (8.67%) Windows
3 2 (1.33%) Linux
4 1 (0.67%) Android
4 1 (0.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (39.33%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (22.00%) TDD
3 23 (15.33%) OO
4 20 (13.33%) Unit Testing
5 13 (8.67%) Scrum
6 12 (8.00%) Web Development
7 10 (6.67%) Web Application Development
8 9 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
9 8 (5.33%) SDLC
9 8 (5.33%) BDD
9 8 (5.33%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.00%) Asset Management
11 4 (2.67%) UML
11 4 (2.67%) Project Planning
11 4 (2.67%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (2.67%) Test Scripting
12 3 (2.00%) Compatibility Testing
12 3 (2.00%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (2.00%) Mobile Development
12 3 (2.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 98 (65.33%) JavaScript
2 81 (54.00%) C#
3 41 (27.33%) SQL
4 31 (20.67%) Java
5 14 (9.33%) PL/SQL
6 9 (6.00%) Perl
6 9 (6.00%) Shell Script
7 8 (5.33%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.00%) PHP
8 6 (4.00%) XPath
9 4 (2.67%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.00%) C++
11 2 (1.33%) Ruby
12 1 (0.67%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.67%) C
12 1 (0.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.00%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 25 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (10.67%) Oracle
3 7 (4.67%) Telerik
4 6 (4.00%) Twitter
5 2 (1.33%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.33%) Sencha
6 1 (0.67%) Talend
6 1 (0.67%) Sybase
6 1 (0.67%) SAP
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