The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 48 42 49
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Contract jobs citing MVC 2192 2382 2060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.70% 4.21% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.74% 5.54% 5.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1647 1578 1459
Average daily rate
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£375 £363 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +0.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £487
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.03% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 14
Average hourly rate £39.55 £36.25 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.10% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.50 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.53 £57.15 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.55 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+13.00% -22.22%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46277 43014 40015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.09% 76.08% 74.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30167 26709 24575
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1257 1173 1116
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -15.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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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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
England -6 2043 £375 +2.73% 1563
London -14 887 £413 +3.12% 402
South East +1 416 £367 +4.92% 285
City of London -15 193 £425 +6.25% 89
Yorkshire -6 154 £335 +11.66% 124
South West +14 151 £325 -7.14% 161
East of England -15 132 £338 - 99
West Yorkshire -8 120 £333 +6.82% 81
North West -27 114 £340 +4.61% 226
Berkshire +9 110 £388 +6.16% 49
Leeds -4 102 £330 +9.09% 59
East Midlands +15 86 £320 +4.91% 110
Cambridgeshire +7 80 £338 +8.87% 39
Reading +12 73 £413 +11.48% 22
Scotland -16 69 £325 -7.14% 45
West Midlands -10 65 £344 +7.42% 126
Wales +19 63 £320 -3.39% 17
Buckinghamshire -5 57 £375 -3.22% 39
Bristol +4 56 £334 -4.64% 22
West Sussex +21 55 £375 +15.83% 15
South Wales +12 54 £320 -5.18% 16
Manchester -34 52 £325 - 114
Hampshire -13 50 £325 -8.77% 62
Kent +6 47 £338 +22.72% 25
Cheshire -4 45 £341 -2.50% 63
Cambridge +12 43 £375 +23.45% 26
Milton Keynes -4 43 £390 -6.02% 23
Surrey -17 43 £360 +2.85% 41
North East -1 40 £300 - 29
Nottingham +4 32 £355 +2.15% 36

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 2865 (68.52%) .NET
2 2635 (63.02%) C#
3 2394 (57.26%) JavaScript
4 2068 (49.46%) ASP.NET
5 2047 (48.96%) HTML
6 2029 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
7 1890 (45.20%) CSS
8 1590 (38.03%) SQL Server
9 1496 (35.78%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1438 (34.39%) jQuery
11 1369 (32.74%) TDD
12 1174 (28.08%) SQL
13 962 (23.01%) AngularJS
14 957 (22.89%) .NET Framework
15 925 (22.12%) Scrum
16 924 (22.10%) HTML5
17 879 (21.02%) Web Services
18 750 (17.94%) Java
19 673 (16.10%) WCF
20 650 (15.55%) Entity Framework
21 639 (15.28%) CSS3
22 600 (14.35%) ASP.NET Web API
23 589 (14.09%) BDD
24 581 (13.90%) Microsoft
25 580 (13.87%) OO
26 545 (13.04%) Spring
27 516 (12.34%) Finance
28 493 (11.79%) E-Commerce
29 488 (11.67%) Git (software)
30 469 (11.22%) XML

MVC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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
1 325 (7.77%) CMS
2 241 (5.76%) Node.js
3 195 (4.66%) Umbraco
4 185 (4.42%) IIS
5 135 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 123 (2.94%) Apache
7 106 (2.54%) JBoss
8 99 (2.37%) Sitecore CMS
9 82 (1.96%) SharePoint
10 64 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
11 58 (1.39%) WebSphere
12 56 (1.34%) WebLogic
13 46 (1.10%) Apache Solr
14 39 (0.93%) WordPress
15 35 (0.84%) MQSeries
16 31 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
17 29 (0.69%) Drupal
18 28 (0.67%) Kentico
19 26 (0.62%) Sitefinity
20 24 (0.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 130 (3.11%) MS Excel
2 66 (1.58%) Photoshop
3 23 (0.55%) MS Office
4 21 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 7 (0.17%) Mingle
6 5 (0.12%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.072%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.072%) HipChat
7 3 (0.072%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.048%) MS PowerPoint
9 1 (0.024%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 55 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.65%) Magento
3 20 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (0.12%) Tridion
7 4 (0.096%) Maximo
7 4 (0.096%) Adaptiv
7 4 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.096%) Aligne
8 2 (0.048%) Endur
8 2 (0.048%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.048%) Oracle CRM
8 2 (0.048%) Oracle 11i
9 1 (0.024%) SAP PS
9 1 (0.024%) Visualfiles
9 1 (0.024%) Summit
9 1 (0.024%) Shopify
9 1 (0.024%) BigMachines
Cloud Services
1 174 (4.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 143 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
3 50 (1.20%) SaaS
4 47 (1.12%) GitHub
5 23 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
6 12 (0.29%) Amazon S3
7 11 (0.26%) PaaS
8 10 (0.24%) OpenShift
9 8 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (0.17%) Google Analytics
10 7 (0.17%) Office 365
10 7 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
10 7 (0.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 6 (0.14%) Google App Engine
12 4 (0.096%) Google Apps
13 3 (0.072%) IaaS
13 3 (0.072%) Google Compute Engine
14 2 (0.048%) Yammer
14 2 (0.048%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 115 (2.75%) HTTP
2 76 (1.82%) Internet
3 20 (0.48%) SSL
4 18 (0.43%) Intranet
5 13 (0.31%) DNS
6 12 (0.29%) LDAP
7 11 (0.26%) TCP/IP
8 9 (0.22%) OpenLDAP
9 7 (0.17%) Skype
9 7 (0.17%) LAN
9 7 (0.17%) WAN
10 6 (0.14%) SAN
10 6 (0.14%) FTP
11 5 (0.12%) SMTP
11 5 (0.12%) VPN
12 4 (0.096%) Extranet
13 3 (0.072%) HTTPS
13 3 (0.072%) Wireshark
14 2 (0.048%) Cisco Nexus
14 2 (0.048%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1590 (38.03%) SQL Server
2 338 (8.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 315 (7.53%) MySQL
4 243 (5.81%) MongoDB
5 199 (4.76%) NoSQL
6 192 (4.59%) SQL Server 2012
7 184 (4.40%) Relational Database
8 132 (3.16%) PostgreSQL
9 105 (2.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 104 (2.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 72 (1.72%) Oracle Database
12 65 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
13 54 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
13 54 (1.29%) Redis
14 34 (0.81%) CouchDB
15 26 (0.62%) Big Data
16 23 (0.55%) RavenDB
17 21 (0.50%) Couchbase
18 20 (0.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 20 (0.48%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 488 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 427 (10.21%) Visual Studio
3 376 (8.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 306 (7.32%) Subversion
5 186 (4.45%) NUnit
6 184 (4.40%) Selenium
7 169 (4.04%) Jenkins
8 160 (3.83%) TeamCity
9 153 (3.66%) JUnit
10 147 (3.52%) Maven
11 100 (2.39%) JIRA
12 96 (2.30%) Jasmine
13 92 (2.20%) SpecFlow
14 90 (2.15%) Grunt
15 70 (1.67%) Ant
16 68 (1.63%) Eclipse
17 65 (1.55%) Cucumber
18 64 (1.53%) Mockito
19 61 (1.46%) ReSharper
20 49 (1.17%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 516 (12.34%) Finance
2 161 (3.85%) Banking
3 146 (3.49%) Retail
4 107 (2.56%) Marketing
5 69 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 63 (1.51%) Investment Banking
7 55 (1.32%) Back Office
8 43 (1.03%) Legal
9 35 (0.84%) Publishing
9 35 (0.84%) Front Office
10 31 (0.74%) Manufacturing
11 27 (0.65%) Games
12 25 (0.60%) Advertising
13 24 (0.57%) Electronics
14 16 (0.38%) Law
15 15 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.19%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.19%) Dutch Language
17 6 (0.14%) Automotive
17 6 (0.14%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3680 (88.02%) Developer
2 1626 (38.89%) .NET Developer
3 710 (16.98%) C# Developer
4 497 (11.89%) C# .NET Developer
5 409 (9.78%) Web Developer
6 408 (9.76%) Java Developer
7 381 (9.11%) Senior Developer
8 340 (8.13%) ASP.NET Developer
9 241 (5.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 230 (5.50%) Front-End Developer
11 185 (4.42%) PHP Developer
12 164 (3.92%) Architect
13 141 (3.37%) Software Developer
14 123 (2.94%) Senior .NET Developer
15 112 (2.68%) JavaScript Developer
16 98 (2.34%) .NET Web Developer
17 96 (2.30%) Agile .NET Developer
18 95 (2.27%) Software Engineer
19 90 (2.15%) Full Stack Developer
20 89 (2.13%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2865 (68.52%) .NET
2 2068 (49.46%) ASP.NET
3 2047 (48.96%) HTML
4 1890 (45.20%) CSS
5 1496 (35.78%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1438 (34.39%) jQuery
7 962 (23.01%) AngularJS
8 957 (22.89%) .NET Framework
9 924 (22.10%) HTML5
10 879 (21.02%) Web Services
11 673 (16.10%) WCF
12 650 (15.55%) Entity Framework
13 639 (15.28%) CSS3
14 600 (14.35%) ASP.NET Web API
15 545 (13.04%) Spring
16 469 (11.22%) XML
17 428 (10.24%) Ajax
18 416 (9.95%) Spring MVC
19 394 (9.42%) RESTful
20 367 (8.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 139 (3.32%) User Experience
2 99 (2.37%) Mobile App
3 89 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 81 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
5 76 (1.82%) Computer Science
5 76 (1.82%) Inversion of Control
6 70 (1.67%) N-Tier
7 36 (0.86%) W3C
8 31 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 27 (0.65%) NHS
10 26 (0.62%) Digital Media
11 25 (0.60%) Social Media
12 24 (0.57%) Data Structures
13 23 (0.55%) Management Information System
14 22 (0.53%) Visualisation
14 22 (0.53%) RIA
15 20 (0.48%) DTV
16 19 (0.45%) GIS
17 17 (0.41%) iPad
18 15 (0.36%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 235 (5.62%) Windows
2 209 (5.00%) Linux
3 129 (3.09%) UNIX
4 72 (1.72%) Android
5 54 (1.29%) Apple iOS
6 34 (0.81%) Ubuntu
7 26 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (0.48%) Debian
10 19 (0.45%) CentOS
11 17 (0.41%) Solaris
12 9 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (0.22%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.22%) Windows Phone
13 6 (0.14%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.12%) AIX
15 4 (0.096%) Windows 7
16 3 (0.072%) Windows Phone 7
16 3 (0.072%) MVS
17 2 (0.048%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2029 (48.53%) Agile Software Development
2 1369 (32.74%) TDD
3 925 (22.12%) Scrum
4 589 (14.09%) BDD
5 580 (13.87%) OO
6 493 (11.79%) E-Commerce
7 444 (10.62%) Unit Testing
8 433 (10.36%) Continuous Integration
9 356 (8.51%) Web Development
10 301 (7.20%) SOA
11 237 (5.67%) Software Engineering
12 189 (4.52%) OOP
13 178 (4.26%) Responsive Web Design
14 168 (4.02%) Mentoring
15 157 (3.76%) SDLC
16 154 (3.68%) Kanban
17 122 (2.92%) CRM
18 109 (2.61%) Open Source
19 107 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
20 105 (2.51%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2635 (63.02%) C#
2 2394 (57.26%) JavaScript
3 1174 (28.08%) SQL
4 750 (17.94%) Java
5 317 (7.58%) PHP
6 240 (5.74%) T-SQL
7 151 (3.61%) Ruby
8 150 (3.59%) VB.NET
9 104 (2.49%) Python
10 80 (1.91%) Scala
11 76 (1.82%) C++
12 69 (1.65%) TypeScript
13 65 (1.55%) PL/SQL
14 63 (1.51%) PHP5
15 42 (1.00%) VB
15 42 (1.00%) Groovy
16 40 (0.96%) PowerShell
16 40 (0.96%) C
17 31 (0.74%) Clojure
18 30 (0.72%) XPath
Qualifications
1 154 (3.68%) Degree
1 154 (3.68%) Security Cleared
2 90 (2.15%) SC Cleared
3 17 (0.41%) DV Cleared
4 9 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (0.19%) HND
6 7 (0.17%) BC Cleared
7 6 (0.14%) Sun Certification
8 5 (0.12%) ISEB
9 4 (0.096%) MCSD
9 4 (0.096%) OCPJP
9 4 (0.096%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.072%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.072%) MCP
10 3 (0.072%) MCAD
10 3 (0.072%) Postgraduate
11 2 (0.048%) CCIE
11 2 (0.048%) CCNP
11 2 (0.048%) RHCE
11 2 (0.048%) OCMJD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (2.49%) QA
2 29 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.22%) SLA
4 5 (0.12%) WCAG
5 4 (0.096%) WAI
5 4 (0.096%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.072%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.072%) HL7
7 2 (0.048%) 21 CFR Part 11
System Software
1 32 (0.77%) Active Directory
2 19 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (0.36%) Varnish
4 14 (0.33%) Squid
5 12 (0.29%) Docker
6 10 (0.24%) vCloud
7 8 (0.19%) vSphere
8 5 (0.12%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.048%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 47 (1.12%) Puppet
2 32 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (0.69%) Vagrant
4 26 (0.62%) Ansible
5 13 (0.31%) ZABBIX
6 11 (0.26%) HAProxy
7 10 (0.24%) logstash
7 10 (0.24%) Salt
8 9 (0.22%) Kibana
8 9 (0.22%) Rundeck
9 7 (0.17%) Apache Shiro
9 7 (0.17%) Control-M
10 5 (0.12%) Nagios
11 4 (0.096%) Cacti
11 4 (0.096%) Pingdom
11 4 (0.096%) SmokePing
12 3 (0.072%) TeamSite
12 3 (0.072%) Capistrano
13 2 (0.048%) Kubernetes
13 2 (0.048%) SCOM
Vendors
1 581 (13.90%) Microsoft
2 276 (6.60%) Oracle
3 161 (3.85%) Sitecore
4 120 (2.87%) Zend
5 86 (2.06%) EPiServer
6 64 (1.53%) Twitter
7 55 (1.32%) hybris
8 50 (1.20%) Adobe
9 42 (1.00%) IBM
10 36 (0.86%) SAP
11 35 (0.84%) Telerik
12 34 (0.81%) Sybase
13 29 (0.69%) Google
14 27 (0.65%) New Relic
15 24 (0.57%) Ektron
16 23 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
17 21 (0.50%) VMware
18 18 (0.43%) Red Hat
19 15 (0.36%) Bloomberg
19 15 (0.36%) Xamarin
London
Venn Group
Rate: £300 - £400 Per Day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Linux Recruit
Rate: From £300 to £300 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
LA International
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £350 - £425 Per Day
Posted: 18 hours ago
North East
Venn Group
Rate: £120 - £192 Per Day Positions to become permanent
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Austin Fraser
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Square One Resources
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Commercial Services Trading Ltd T/A Connect2Staff
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £400 to £450 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £280 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday