The first table below looks at the demand for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 46 56 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Contract jobs citing MVC 2141 1496 1490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.92% 3.14% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.35% 4.33% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1486 995 969
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 16 12
Average hourly rate £37.00 £34.00 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +42.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £19.25 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.25 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £21.69
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +49.85%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40055 34550 41999
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.38% 72.44% 69.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 24990 20571 23942
Average daily rate £400 £408 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.84% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1138 1039 1411
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MVC
Daily Rate Trend

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MVC
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

MVC Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

MVC
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +7 1962 £350 - 602
London +11 797 £375 -6.25% 204
South East -9 321 £350 - 132
City of London +11 207 £375 -3.22% 45
Yorkshire +15 176 £350 +20.68% 55
East of England +45 162 £375 +15.38% 44
North West +2 144 £350 +14.75% 45
South West +20 141 £338 +8.00% 33
West Yorkshire +16 125 £350 +20.68% 35
East Midlands +24 117 £300 -2.43% 36
Leeds +13 108 £350 +20.68% 25
Scotland +13 92 £350 +27.50% 19
West Midlands +7 91 £325 - 30
Manchester +5 89 £350 +20.68% 24
Cambridgeshire +31 72 £313 - 10
Bristol +7 66 £338 +3.84% 12
Berkshire -21 66 £350 -3.44% 17
Hampshire -21 59 £388 +9.15% 33
Surrey +9 57 £375 - 32
Glasgow +35 50 £350 +11.11% 9
Buckinghamshire -12 43 £330 +1.53% 11
Cambridge +27 42 £300 +7.14% 7
Oxfordshire +25 41 £325 +8.33% 15
Wales +7 41 £450 +63.63% 11
Birmingham +13 39 £325 - 12
Cheshire +11 37 £350 +7.69% 11
Wiltshire +6 35 £313 +3.73% 3
Nottinghamshire +25 34 £325 +1.96% 17
North Yorkshire +8 34 £340 +4.46% 14
Leicestershire +7 33 £290 +13.72% 6

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 2636 (64.96%) .NET
2 2360 (58.16%) C#
3 2067 (50.94%) ASP.NET
4 2002 (49.33%) JavaScript
5 1894 (46.67%) HTML
6 1682 (41.45%) CSS
7 1528 (37.65%) SQL Server
8 1526 (37.60%) jQuery
9 1525 (37.58%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1164 (28.68%) TDD
11 956 (23.56%) SQL
12 950 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
13 796 (19.62%) Java
14 770 (18.97%) Scrum
15 748 (18.43%) HTML5
16 739 (18.21%) Web Services
17 719 (17.72%) WCF
18 691 (17.03%) .NET Framework
19 656 (16.17%) XML
20 633 (15.60%) Ajax
21 627 (15.45%) Spring
22 622 (15.33%) OO
23 604 (14.88%) Microsoft
24 537 (13.23%) Finance
25 524 (12.91%) PHP
26 519 (12.79%) CSS3
27 485 (11.95%) Visual Studio
28 445 (10.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
29 435 (10.72%) SQL Server 2008
30 433 (10.67%) Spring MVC

MVC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 306 (7.54%) CMS
2 243 (5.99%) SharePoint
3 190 (4.68%) Node.js
4 176 (4.34%) IIS
5 121 (2.98%) Umbraco
6 118 (2.91%) Tomcat
7 117 (2.88%) Apache
8 98 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
9 81 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
10 68 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
11 65 (1.60%) Drupal
12 54 (1.33%) WebLogic
12 54 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
13 41 (1.01%) Apache Solr
14 39 (0.96%) WebSphere
15 32 (0.79%) WordPress
16 28 (0.69%) Kentico
16 28 (0.69%) Alfresco
17 24 (0.59%) NServiceBus
17 24 (0.59%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 184 (4.53%) MS Excel
2 40 (0.99%) MS Office
3 26 (0.64%) Photoshop
4 17 (0.42%) InfoPath
5 8 (0.20%) Mingle
6 5 (0.12%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.099%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.099%) PowerPivot
8 3 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
8 3 (0.074%) Fireworks
8 3 (0.074%) MS Project
9 1 (0.025%) Maya
9 1 (0.025%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.025%) InDesign
9 1 (0.025%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.025%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 66 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 23 (0.57%) Magento
3 10 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.074%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.074%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.049%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.049%) SunGard GMI
6 2 (0.049%) Tridion
6 2 (0.049%) Agresso
6 2 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.049%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.025%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.025%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.025%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 106 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 59 (1.45%) SaaS
3 41 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (0.22%) GitHub
6 7 (0.17%) PaaS
7 6 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
7 6 (0.15%) Trello
8 5 (0.12%) Heroku
9 4 (0.099%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.049%) Office 365
11 1 (0.025%) SuccessFactors
11 1 (0.025%) MailChimp
11 1 (0.025%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.025%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 81 (2.00%) HTTP
1 81 (2.00%) Internet
2 54 (1.33%) Intranet
3 24 (0.59%) LDAP
4 15 (0.37%) TCP/IP
5 13 (0.32%) SSL
6 12 (0.30%) DNS
7 8 (0.20%) X.509
8 7 (0.17%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.12%) Kerberos
9 5 (0.12%) Firewall
9 5 (0.12%) FTP
10 3 (0.074%) Softphone
10 3 (0.074%) Reverse Proxy
10 3 (0.074%) AMQP
10 3 (0.074%) SAN
10 3 (0.074%) DMZ
11 2 (0.049%) SMS
11 2 (0.049%) WEP
11 2 (0.049%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1528 (37.65%) SQL Server
2 435 (10.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 431 (10.62%) MySQL
4 173 (4.26%) MongoDB
5 165 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 154 (3.79%) Relational Database
7 146 (3.60%) NoSQL
8 142 (3.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 131 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 126 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
11 69 (1.70%) Oracle Database
12 67 (1.65%) RDBMS
13 40 (0.99%) RavenDB
14 36 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 35 (0.86%) Couchbase
16 31 (0.76%) Oracle Database 11g
17 23 (0.57%) PostgreSQL
18 21 (0.52%) Big Data
19 18 (0.44%) InterSystems Cache
19 18 (0.44%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 485 (11.95%) Visual Studio
2 339 (8.35%) Git (software)
3 305 (7.52%) Subversion
4 254 (6.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 236 (5.82%) NUnit
6 214 (5.27%) Maven
7 181 (4.46%) JUnit
8 172 (4.24%) Jenkins
9 103 (2.54%) Eclipse
10 98 (2.41%) TeamCity
11 91 (2.24%) Ant
12 81 (2.00%) Mockito
13 80 (1.97%) MSTest
13 80 (1.97%) Jasmine
14 77 (1.90%) Hudson
14 77 (1.90%) Selenium
15 73 (1.80%) Cucumber
16 58 (1.43%) SpecFlow
17 52 (1.28%) Rhino Mocks
18 49 (1.21%) ReSharper
General
1 537 (13.23%) Finance
2 206 (5.08%) Banking
3 118 (2.91%) Retail
4 106 (2.61%) Marketing
5 59 (1.45%) Investment Banking
6 48 (1.18%) Telecoms
7 43 (1.06%) Advertising
8 40 (0.99%) Games
9 36 (0.89%) Back Office
10 29 (0.71%) Financial Institution
11 28 (0.69%) Legal
12 27 (0.67%) Front Office
13 25 (0.62%) Publishing
14 19 (0.47%) Manufacturing
15 18 (0.44%) Electronics
16 8 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
17 5 (0.12%) Automotive
17 5 (0.12%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.12%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.099%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3626 (89.35%) Developer
2 1435 (35.36%) .NET Developer
3 762 (18.78%) C# Developer
4 526 (12.96%) ASP.NET Developer
5 520 (12.81%) C# .NET Developer
6 457 (11.26%) Web Developer
7 429 (10.57%) Java Developer
8 390 (9.61%) Senior Developer
9 345 (8.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 341 (8.40%) PHP Developer
11 167 (4.12%) Front-End Developer
12 158 (3.89%) Senior .NET Developer
13 143 (3.52%) Architect
14 131 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
15 125 (3.08%) Software Developer
16 102 (2.51%) .NET Web Developer
17 89 (2.19%) Software Engineer
18 84 (2.07%) Programmer
19 82 (2.02%) Agile .NET Developer
20 73 (1.80%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2636 (64.96%) .NET
2 2067 (50.94%) ASP.NET
3 1894 (46.67%) HTML
4 1682 (41.45%) CSS
5 1526 (37.60%) jQuery
6 1525 (37.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 748 (18.43%) HTML5
8 739 (18.21%) Web Services
9 719 (17.72%) WCF
10 691 (17.03%) .NET Framework
11 656 (16.17%) XML
12 633 (15.60%) Ajax
13 627 (15.45%) Spring
14 519 (12.79%) CSS3
15 445 (10.97%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 433 (10.67%) Spring MVC
17 385 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 379 (9.34%) JSON
19 320 (7.89%) Hibernate
20 310 (7.64%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 137 (3.38%) Computer Science
1 137 (3.38%) Open Source
2 128 (3.15%) Mobile App
3 76 (1.87%) Enterprise Software
4 71 (1.75%) Inversion of Control
5 67 (1.65%) N-Tier
6 38 (0.94%) Digital Media
6 38 (0.94%) Mathematics
7 37 (0.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 35 (0.86%) W3C
9 32 (0.79%) Client/Server
10 31 (0.76%) iPhone
11 26 (0.64%) iPad
12 25 (0.62%) Data Integration
13 23 (0.57%) Social Media
14 21 (0.52%) NHS
15 20 (0.49%) Hedge funds
16 19 (0.47%) Visualisation
17 18 (0.44%) Web 2.0
17 18 (0.44%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 348 (8.58%) Windows
2 268 (6.60%) Linux
3 128 (3.15%) Apple iOS
4 94 (2.32%) UNIX
5 90 (2.22%) Android
6 33 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (0.69%) Mac OS X
8 18 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (0.25%) CentOS
9 10 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.22%) Ubuntu
11 8 (0.20%) Solaris
11 8 (0.20%) Windows XP
11 8 (0.20%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.15%) AIX
13 5 (0.12%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.12%) Windows Phone
14 4 (0.099%) Debian
15 3 (0.074%) Windows Phone 8
16 2 (0.049%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1164 (28.68%) TDD
2 950 (23.41%) Agile Software Development
3 770 (18.97%) Scrum
4 622 (15.33%) OO
5 420 (10.35%) Web Development
6 384 (9.46%) Unit Testing
7 375 (9.24%) E-Commerce
8 366 (9.02%) BDD
9 343 (8.45%) Continuous Integration
10 312 (7.69%) OOP
11 224 (5.52%) Software Engineering
12 220 (5.42%) SOA
13 125 (3.08%) Dependency Injection
14 118 (2.91%) Multithreading
15 115 (2.83%) UML
16 108 (2.66%) MVVM
17 107 (2.64%) Pair Programming
17 107 (2.64%) Kanban
18 106 (2.61%) OOD
19 102 (2.51%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2360 (58.16%) C#
2 2002 (49.33%) JavaScript
3 956 (23.56%) SQL
4 796 (19.62%) Java
5 524 (12.91%) PHP
6 207 (5.10%) T-SQL
7 144 (3.55%) VB.NET
8 92 (2.27%) PHP5
9 85 (2.09%) Ruby
10 76 (1.87%) Groovy
11 59 (1.45%) Scala
12 57 (1.40%) Python
13 53 (1.31%) PL/SQL
14 52 (1.28%) C++
14 52 (1.28%) PowerShell
14 52 (1.28%) VB
15 45 (1.11%) C
16 41 (1.01%) Objective-C
17 23 (0.57%) Bash Shell
18 22 (0.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 214 (5.27%) Degree
2 58 (1.43%) Security Cleared
3 39 (0.96%) SC Cleared
4 34 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (0.34%) Sun Certification
6 13 (0.32%) OCPJP
7 8 (0.20%) MCP
8 5 (0.12%) MCSD
9 4 (0.099%) MCTS
10 3 (0.074%) MBA
10 3 (0.074%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.049%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.049%) MCAD
11 2 (0.049%) PhD
12 1 (0.025%) CISSP
12 1 (0.025%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 1 (0.025%) MCSE
12 1 (0.025%) CISA
12 1 (0.025%) GIAC
12 1 (0.025%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (2.24%) QA
2 10 (0.25%) WCAG
3 8 (0.20%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.099%) HL7
4 4 (0.099%) Section 508
5 3 (0.074%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.074%) SLA
6 1 (0.025%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.025%) TickIT
6 1 (0.025%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.025%) Basel III
6 1 (0.025%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.025%) EMIR
6 1 (0.025%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.025%) WAI
System Software
1 19 (0.47%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.17%) Squid
2 7 (0.17%) Varnish
3 4 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.074%) vSphere
4 3 (0.074%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.049%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (0.42%) Puppet
2 15 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.15%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.12%) Control-M
6 3 (0.074%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.049%) Nagios
7 2 (0.049%) SCCM
7 2 (0.049%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.025%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.025%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.025%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 604 (14.88%) Microsoft
2 294 (7.24%) Oracle
3 249 (6.14%) Zend
4 125 (3.08%) Sitecore
5 79 (1.95%) Twitter
6 64 (1.58%) hybris
7 60 (1.48%) Google
8 40 (0.99%) EPiServer
8 40 (0.99%) JBoss
9 36 (0.89%) Facebook
10 27 (0.67%) Telerik
11 22 (0.54%) Sybase
12 21 (0.52%) Apple
12 21 (0.52%) Sencha
12 21 (0.52%) Atomikos
13 20 (0.49%) Adobe
14 18 (0.44%) SAP
15 15 (0.37%) Xamarin
16 14 (0.34%) Ektron
17 13 (0.32%) Business Objects
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £435 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £575 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: Up to £500 per day flexible based on experience
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Gonnadoo
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Posted: 11 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis IT
Posted: 12 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Linux Recruit
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Experis IT
Posted: 13 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300-£340
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £304.50 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago