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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 51 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing MVC 1867 1943 1444
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.66% 3.94% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 5.25% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1330 1293 992
Average daily rate
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£375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 13
Average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% +14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £27.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £78.05 £42.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +14.06%

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
38766 37025 32628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.08% 75.02% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 24251 22404 19497
Average daily rate £420 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £567 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1079 1146
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £52.30 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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 6 March 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 -2 1722 £375 +3.44% 1620
London -10 665 £413 +3.12% 462
South East +2 359 £350 - 272
City of London -6 178 £400 - 123
Yorkshire +7 162 £325 - 156
South West +3 159 £375 +7.14% 152
North West -9 130 £325 -7.14% 241
West Yorkshire +4 123 £340 +4.61% 97
Leeds +1 99 £340 +4.61% 59
East of England -7 92 £375 +3.80% 100
West Midlands +4 78 £325 - 109
Buckinghamshire -6 76 £356 +3.26% 39
Manchester -8 76 £325 -7.14% 148
Berkshire -1 73 £340 -2.85% 44
Scotland -13 68 £335 +5.01% 47
Hampshire +6 64 £339 -12.58% 54
East Midlands -14 53 £300 - 90
Bristol -4 51 £375 +7.14% 44
Milton Keynes +4 48 £363 -11.58% 25
Gloucestershire +23 45 £400 +14.28% 19
Reading +9 42 £363 -3.33% 17
Surrey -11 42 £375 +5.26% 49
Edinburgh +13 40 £335 -0.74% 23
Wales +17 38 £315 -37.00% 22
West Sussex +5 32 £400 -5.88% 13
Hertfordshire +6 30 £375 -6.25% 23
Kent +4 29 £388 +24.00% 11
Cheshire -10 28 £300 -7.69% 54
East Sussex +5 27 £320 -1.53% 20
Cambridgeshire -21 27 £325 - 22

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 2444 (61.69%) .NET
2 2277 (57.47%) C#
3 2275 (57.42%) JavaScript
4 2064 (52.09%) HTML
5 1921 (48.49%) CSS
6 1818 (45.89%) ASP.NET
7 1816 (45.84%) Agile Software Development
8 1480 (37.35%) jQuery
9 1406 (35.49%) SQL Server
10 1275 (32.18%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1259 (31.78%) TDD
12 1105 (27.89%) SQL
13 888 (22.41%) HTML5
14 862 (21.76%) Java
15 801 (20.22%) .NET Framework
16 761 (19.21%) Web Services
17 759 (19.16%) Scrum
18 719 (18.15%) OO
19 675 (17.04%) AngularJS
20 664 (16.76%) WCF
21 642 (16.20%) CSS3
22 632 (15.95%) XML
23 624 (15.75%) Spring
24 623 (15.72%) Microsoft
25 542 (13.68%) BDD
26 541 (13.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
27 502 (12.67%) Ajax
28 498 (12.57%) Spring MVC
29 492 (12.42%) Finance
30 445 (11.23%) PHP

MVC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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
1 342 (8.63%) CMS
2 179 (4.52%) Node.js
3 155 (3.91%) SharePoint
4 148 (3.74%) Tomcat
5 146 (3.69%) Umbraco
6 145 (3.66%) Apache
7 136 (3.43%) IIS
8 117 (2.95%) JBoss
9 97 (2.45%) Sitecore CMS
10 74 (1.87%) WebSphere
11 71 (1.79%) WebLogic
12 63 (1.59%) Kentico
13 51 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
14 45 (1.14%) Apache Solr
14 45 (1.14%) Drupal
15 39 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
16 36 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
17 27 (0.68%) Mule
18 26 (0.66%) Sitefinity
19 24 (0.61%) MQSeries
Applications
1 178 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 19 (0.48%) MS Office
3 13 (0.33%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.23%) Mingle
5 4 (0.10%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.076%) Fireworks
6 3 (0.076%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (0.050%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.050%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.025%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.025%) MS Project
8 1 (0.025%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.025%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 72 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
2 29 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 17 (0.43%) Magento
4 6 (0.15%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
4 6 (0.15%) WebTrends
5 5 (0.13%) Tridion
6 4 (0.10%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.076%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.050%) Oracle BPM
8 2 (0.050%) Adaptiv
9 1 (0.025%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.025%) BusinessWorks
9 1 (0.025%) CODA-Financials
9 1 (0.025%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.025%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.025%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 184 (4.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
3 32 (0.81%) GitHub
4 29 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
5 22 (0.56%) PaaS
6 20 (0.50%) SaaS
7 18 (0.45%) Amazon S3
8 15 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
9 10 (0.25%) Office 365
10 7 (0.18%) Amazon SQS
10 7 (0.18%) OpenShift
11 6 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 5 (0.13%) ElastiCache
13 4 (0.10%) IaaS
14 2 (0.050%) Heroku
14 2 (0.050%) Force.com
14 2 (0.050%) Yammer
15 1 (0.025%) Google App Engine
15 1 (0.025%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 106 (2.68%) HTTP
2 56 (1.41%) Internet
3 46 (1.16%) LDAP
4 23 (0.58%) Intranet
5 20 (0.50%) AMQP
6 10 (0.25%) HTTPS
7 8 (0.20%) FTP
8 7 (0.18%) Firewall
9 6 (0.15%) SSH
10 5 (0.13%) DNS
10 5 (0.13%) SAN
11 4 (0.10%) TCP/IP
11 4 (0.10%) PuTTY
12 3 (0.076%) Extranet
12 3 (0.076%) SSL
13 2 (0.050%) UMTS
13 2 (0.050%) Kerberos
13 2 (0.050%) RIP
13 2 (0.050%) SNMP
14 1 (0.025%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1406 (35.49%) SQL Server
2 375 (9.46%) MySQL
3 355 (8.96%) SQL Server 2008
4 225 (5.68%) Relational Database
5 168 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 148 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 118 (2.98%) NoSQL
8 117 (2.95%) MongoDB
9 98 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 83 (2.09%) Oracle Database
11 81 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
12 68 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
13 53 (1.34%) RDBMS
14 46 (1.16%) MariaDB
15 35 (0.88%) RavenDB
16 32 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
17 30 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 26 (0.66%) MS Access
18 26 (0.66%) Data Warehouse
19 24 (0.61%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 423 (10.68%) Visual Studio
2 409 (10.32%) Git (software)
3 328 (8.28%) Team Foundation Server
4 258 (6.51%) Subversion
5 196 (4.95%) JUnit
6 186 (4.69%) NUnit
7 178 (4.49%) Selenium
8 158 (3.99%) Maven
9 131 (3.31%) Jenkins
10 124 (3.13%) Jasmine
11 111 (2.80%) JIRA
12 91 (2.30%) Ant
13 80 (2.02%) Cucumber
14 72 (1.82%) SpecFlow
15 70 (1.77%) TeamCity
16 69 (1.74%) Eclipse
17 68 (1.72%) MSTest
18 63 (1.59%) PHPUnit
18 63 (1.59%) Moq
19 59 (1.49%) Grunt
General
1 492 (12.42%) Finance
2 170 (4.29%) Banking
3 110 (2.78%) Marketing
4 95 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 79 (1.99%) Retail
6 48 (1.21%) Investment Banking
7 46 (1.16%) Front Office
8 44 (1.11%) Games
9 43 (1.09%) Advertising
9 43 (1.09%) Back Office
10 38 (0.96%) Manufacturing
11 36 (0.91%) Publishing
12 34 (0.86%) Electronics
13 18 (0.45%) Legal
14 12 (0.30%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.13%) Local Government
15 5 (0.13%) Music Industry
16 4 (0.10%) Automotive
16 4 (0.10%) Law
17 2 (0.050%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3480 (87.83%) Developer
2 1358 (34.28%) .NET Developer
3 677 (17.09%) C# Developer
4 476 (12.01%) Java Developer
5 458 (11.56%) C# .NET Developer
6 425 (10.73%) Senior Developer
7 389 (9.82%) Web Developer
8 336 (8.48%) ASP.NET Developer
9 270 (6.81%) PHP Developer
10 251 (6.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 179 (4.52%) Front-End Developer
12 156 (3.94%) Architect
13 147 (3.71%) Senior .NET Developer
14 119 (3.00%) Software Developer
15 112 (2.83%) JavaScript Developer
16 100 (2.52%) .NET Web Developer
17 89 (2.25%) Agile .NET Developer
18 70 (1.77%) Senior Java Developer
19 68 (1.72%) Senior C# Developer
20 65 (1.64%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2444 (61.69%) .NET
2 2064 (52.09%) HTML
3 1921 (48.49%) CSS
4 1818 (45.89%) ASP.NET
5 1480 (37.35%) jQuery
6 1275 (32.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 888 (22.41%) HTML5
8 801 (20.22%) .NET Framework
9 761 (19.21%) Web Services
10 675 (17.04%) AngularJS
11 664 (16.76%) WCF
12 642 (16.20%) CSS3
13 632 (15.95%) XML
14 624 (15.75%) Spring
15 541 (13.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 502 (12.67%) Ajax
17 498 (12.57%) Spring MVC
18 371 (9.36%) REST
19 327 (8.25%) ASP.NET Web API
19 327 (8.25%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 129 (3.26%) Enterprise Software
2 126 (3.18%) User Experience
2 126 (3.18%) Open Source
3 121 (3.05%) Computer Science
4 111 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
5 103 (2.60%) Mobile App
6 81 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
7 70 (1.77%) N-Tier
8 55 (1.39%) Visualisation
9 48 (1.21%) W3C
10 37 (0.93%) Social Media
11 29 (0.73%) DTV
12 28 (0.71%) Client/Server
12 28 (0.71%) NHS
12 28 (0.71%) iPad
13 27 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 26 (0.66%) Hedge funds
15 25 (0.63%) Blog
16 24 (0.61%) Digital Media
16 24 (0.61%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 264 (6.66%) Windows
2 245 (6.18%) Linux
3 165 (4.16%) UNIX
4 87 (2.20%) Apple iOS
5 78 (1.97%) Android
6 45 (1.14%) Mac OS X
7 19 (0.48%) Windows Phone
8 14 (0.35%) Ubuntu
8 14 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (0.33%) Windows Mobile
10 12 (0.30%) CentOS
11 8 (0.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (0.18%) VMS
13 6 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.13%) Windows 8
14 5 (0.13%) Debian
14 5 (0.13%) Windows Phone 7
15 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.076%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.050%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1816 (45.84%) Agile Software Development
2 1259 (31.78%) TDD
3 759 (19.16%) Scrum
4 719 (18.15%) OO
5 542 (13.68%) BDD
6 383 (9.67%) Web Development
7 378 (9.54%) Unit Testing
8 359 (9.06%) Continuous Integration
9 325 (8.20%) E-Commerce
10 277 (6.99%) SOA
10 277 (6.99%) OOP
11 206 (5.20%) Responsive Web Design
12 169 (4.27%) Software Engineering
13 155 (3.91%) Mentoring
14 132 (3.33%) OOD
15 120 (3.03%) CRM
16 117 (2.95%) Web Design
17 105 (2.65%) MVVM
18 101 (2.55%) Dependency Injection
19 96 (2.42%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2277 (57.47%) C#
2 2275 (57.42%) JavaScript
3 1105 (27.89%) SQL
4 862 (21.76%) Java
5 445 (11.23%) PHP
6 244 (6.16%) T-SQL
7 129 (3.26%) PL/SQL
8 127 (3.21%) Ruby
9 119 (3.00%) Python
10 115 (2.90%) VB.NET
11 75 (1.89%) PHP5
12 74 (1.87%) Scala
13 66 (1.67%) Perl
14 43 (1.09%) C++
15 40 (1.01%) Groovy
16 37 (0.93%) C
17 36 (0.91%) VB
18 35 (0.88%) PowerShell
19 32 (0.81%) VBA
20 27 (0.68%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 195 (4.92%) Degree
2 124 (3.13%) VCP4
3 117 (2.95%) Security Cleared
4 69 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 25 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (0.28%) ISEB
7 9 (0.23%) MCSD
8 7 (0.18%) DV Cleared
9 6 (0.15%) BC Cleared
9 6 (0.15%) MCAD
10 4 (0.10%) MCP
11 3 (0.076%) HND
11 3 (0.076%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.050%) Sun Certification
12 2 (0.050%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (0.050%) MCTS
13 1 (0.025%) MCITP
13 1 (0.025%) OCPJP
13 1 (0.025%) OCMJD
13 1 (0.025%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (1.79%) QA
2 9 (0.23%) WCAG
3 8 (0.20%) SLA
4 5 (0.13%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.13%) HL7
5 4 (0.10%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.10%) WAI
6 2 (0.050%) EMIR
6 2 (0.050%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.050%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.025%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.025%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (0.35%) VirtualBox
2 13 (0.33%) Docker
2 13 (0.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (0.10%) NFS
5 3 (0.076%) vCloud
5 3 (0.076%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 50 (1.26%) Puppet
2 24 (0.61%) Vagrant
3 18 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.15%) OpenIDM
5 4 (0.10%) Control-M
6 3 (0.076%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.076%) Capistrano
7 1 (0.025%) Nagios
7 1 (0.025%) BladeLogic
7 1 (0.025%) Ansible
7 1 (0.025%) Salt
7 1 (0.025%) Graphite
7 1 (0.025%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 623 (15.72%) Microsoft
2 339 (8.56%) Oracle
3 141 (3.56%) Sitecore
4 132 (3.33%) Zend
5 67 (1.69%) EPiServer
6 46 (1.16%) hybris
6 46 (1.16%) Twitter
7 42 (1.06%) Telerik
7 42 (1.06%) Google
8 38 (0.96%) SAP
9 29 (0.73%) IBM
10 26 (0.66%) Adobe
11 21 (0.53%) Ektron
11 21 (0.53%) Xamarin
12 17 (0.43%) Talend
13 16 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
14 15 (0.38%) Lotus
14 15 (0.38%) Apple
15 13 (0.33%) Sybase
16 11 (0.28%) HP
County Durham
X4 Group
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
North London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Annapurna
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
JD & Co Ltd
Rate: Up to £450 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Venturi
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Rate: 230-240 a day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £330 - £380 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
LA International
Rate: £330 - £380 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: Up to £375 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: From £650 to £700 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier Media
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
X4 Group
Rate: £260 - 320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £545.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday