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 18 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
18 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 2204 1489 1489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.91% 3.12% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.33% 4.30% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1507 991 953
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £274 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 16 13
Average hourly rate £36.75 £34.00 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.08% +42.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £19.25 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.25 £148.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+12.30% +36.12%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41342 34605 42097
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.43% 72.51% 69.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 25701 20630 24018
Average daily rate £400 £405 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1052 1437
Average hourly rate £28.08 £32.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +16.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.39 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £54.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%

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 18 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 18 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 18 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 +6 2031 £350 - 1258
London +12 828 £375 -6.25% 406
South East -7 334 £350 - 226
City of London +4 215 £375 -6.25% 118
Yorkshire +14 181 £350 +20.17% 118
East of England +43 169 £374 +12.83% 116
North West +6 153 £350 +16.66% 140
South West +10 140 £338 +8.87% 80
West Yorkshire +17 128 £350 +20.68% 76
East Midlands +23 120 £300 -1.63% 67
Leeds +12 110 £350 +20.68% 55
Manchester +6 95 £345 +18.96% 87
Scotland +13 91 £325 +13.24% 49
West Midlands +11 91 £325 - 77
Cambridgeshire +33 80 £313 +7.29% 29
Berkshire -19 68 £350 -6.66% 28
Bristol +7 64 £344 +5.76% 27
Surrey +9 63 £375 +7.14% 56
Hampshire -26 59 £390 +9.85% 54
Glasgow +29 49 £325 +3.17% 25
Buckinghamshire -6 47 £330 +1.53% 15
Cambridge +30 42 £300 +11.62% 17
Wales +14 42 £450 +63.63% 18
Oxfordshire +23 41 £325 +8.33% 37
Birmingham +6 40 £325 - 22
Cheshire +10 39 £350 +7.69% 27
Nottinghamshire +23 37 £325 +1.96% 28
Wiltshire +7 35 £313 +7.75% 8
North Yorkshire +9 34 £322 +7.16% 26
Nottingham +20 32 £333 +4.31% 22

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 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 2672 (65.11%) .NET
2 2402 (58.53%) C#
3 2101 (51.19%) ASP.NET
4 2036 (49.61%) JavaScript
5 1932 (47.08%) HTML
6 1710 (41.67%) CSS
7 1556 (37.91%) jQuery
8 1555 (37.89%) SQL Server
9 1537 (37.45%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1183 (28.83%) TDD
11 975 (23.76%) SQL
12 961 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
13 806 (19.64%) Java
14 779 (18.98%) Scrum
15 771 (18.79%) HTML5
16 744 (18.13%) Web Services
17 725 (17.67%) WCF
18 711 (17.32%) .NET Framework
19 670 (16.33%) XML
20 642 (15.64%) Ajax
21 634 (15.45%) OO
21 634 (15.45%) Spring
22 615 (14.99%) Microsoft
23 538 (13.11%) Finance
24 532 (12.96%) PHP
25 530 (12.91%) CSS3
26 499 (12.16%) Visual Studio
27 449 (10.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 440 (10.72%) SQL Server 2008
29 438 (10.67%) MySQL

MVC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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
1 309 (7.53%) CMS
2 248 (6.04%) SharePoint
3 194 (4.73%) Node.js
4 180 (4.39%) IIS
5 121 (2.95%) Tomcat
5 121 (2.95%) Apache
6 119 (2.90%) Umbraco
7 98 (2.39%) Sitecore CMS
8 82 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 68 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
10 65 (1.58%) Drupal
11 58 (1.41%) WebLogic
12 55 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
13 42 (1.02%) Apache Solr
14 38 (0.93%) WebSphere
15 33 (0.80%) WordPress
16 28 (0.68%) Kentico
16 28 (0.68%) Alfresco
17 27 (0.66%) NServiceBus
18 24 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 189 (4.61%) MS Excel
2 41 (1.00%) MS Office
3 26 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 18 (0.44%) InfoPath
5 10 (0.24%) Mingle
6 4 (0.097%) PowerPivot
6 4 (0.097%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.097%) MS PowerPoint
7 3 (0.073%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (0.073%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.049%) MS Project
9 1 (0.024%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.024%) Maya
9 1 (0.024%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.024%) InDesign
9 1 (0.024%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 69 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.54%) Magento
3 10 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.22%) Google Analytics
5 3 (0.073%) Markit EDM
5 3 (0.073%) Oracle Retail
6 2 (0.049%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.049%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.049%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.049%) Tridion
6 2 (0.049%) SunGard GMI
7 1 (0.024%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.024%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.024%) SAP R/3
7 1 (0.024%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 104 (2.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 61 (1.49%) SaaS
3 41 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
5 9 (0.22%) GitHub
6 6 (0.15%) Rackspace Cloud
6 6 (0.15%) Trello
6 6 (0.15%) PaaS
7 5 (0.12%) Heroku
8 4 (0.097%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.049%) MailChimp
10 1 (0.024%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.024%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 82 (2.00%) HTTP
2 81 (1.97%) Internet
3 52 (1.27%) Intranet
4 27 (0.66%) LDAP
5 16 (0.39%) SSL
6 14 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 12 (0.29%) X.509
7 12 (0.29%) DNS
8 7 (0.17%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.12%) FTP
9 5 (0.12%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.097%) Firewall
11 3 (0.073%) Reverse Proxy
11 3 (0.073%) AMQP
11 3 (0.073%) DMZ
11 3 (0.073%) SAN
11 3 (0.073%) Softphone
12 2 (0.049%) WEP
12 2 (0.049%) SMS
12 2 (0.049%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1555 (37.89%) SQL Server
2 440 (10.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 438 (10.67%) MySQL
4 179 (4.36%) MongoDB
5 167 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 154 (3.75%) Relational Database
7 145 (3.53%) NoSQL
7 145 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 134 (3.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 130 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
10 70 (1.71%) Oracle Database
11 67 (1.63%) RDBMS
12 42 (1.02%) RavenDB
13 40 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 33 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
15 32 (0.78%) Couchbase
16 23 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
17 21 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
17 21 (0.51%) Big Data
18 18 (0.44%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 499 (12.16%) Visual Studio
2 346 (8.43%) Git (software)
3 317 (7.72%) Subversion
4 258 (6.29%) Team Foundation Server
5 241 (5.87%) NUnit
6 219 (5.34%) Maven
7 188 (4.58%) JUnit
8 177 (4.31%) Jenkins
9 102 (2.49%) Eclipse
10 99 (2.41%) TeamCity
11 92 (2.24%) Ant
12 82 (2.00%) Mockito
13 81 (1.97%) Hudson
13 81 (1.97%) MSTest
13 81 (1.97%) Jasmine
14 78 (1.90%) Selenium
15 75 (1.83%) Cucumber
16 62 (1.51%) SpecFlow
17 52 (1.27%) Rhino Mocks
18 48 (1.17%) ReSharper
General
1 538 (13.11%) Finance
2 208 (5.07%) Banking
3 121 (2.95%) Retail
4 108 (2.63%) Marketing
5 60 (1.46%) Investment Banking
6 49 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 43 (1.05%) Advertising
8 40 (0.97%) Games
9 37 (0.90%) Back Office
10 31 (0.76%) Legal
11 30 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 27 (0.66%) Front Office
13 25 (0.61%) Publishing
14 19 (0.46%) Manufacturing
14 19 (0.46%) Electronics
15 8 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.15%) Multimedia
16 6 (0.15%) Automotive
17 5 (0.12%) Retail Banking
18 4 (0.097%) Law
Job Titles
1 3668 (89.38%) Developer
2 1442 (35.14%) .NET Developer
3 777 (18.93%) C# Developer
4 536 (13.06%) ASP.NET Developer
5 529 (12.89%) C# .NET Developer
6 470 (11.45%) Web Developer
7 427 (10.40%) Java Developer
8 392 (9.55%) Senior Developer
9 354 (8.63%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 347 (8.46%) PHP Developer
11 170 (4.14%) Front-End Developer
12 159 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
13 140 (3.41%) Architect
14 132 (3.22%) JavaScript Developer
15 125 (3.05%) Software Developer
16 106 (2.58%) .NET Web Developer
17 92 (2.24%) Software Engineer
18 87 (2.12%) Programmer
19 85 (2.07%) Agile .NET Developer
20 70 (1.71%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2672 (65.11%) .NET
2 2101 (51.19%) ASP.NET
3 1932 (47.08%) HTML
4 1710 (41.67%) CSS
5 1556 (37.91%) jQuery
6 1537 (37.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 771 (18.79%) HTML5
8 744 (18.13%) Web Services
9 725 (17.67%) WCF
10 711 (17.32%) .NET Framework
11 670 (16.33%) XML
12 642 (15.64%) Ajax
13 634 (15.45%) Spring
14 530 (12.91%) CSS3
15 449 (10.94%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 437 (10.65%) Spring MVC
17 398 (9.70%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 384 (9.36%) JSON
19 321 (7.82%) REST
20 320 (7.80%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 141 (3.44%) Open Source
2 140 (3.41%) Computer Science
3 133 (3.24%) Mobile App
4 75 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
5 71 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
6 66 (1.61%) N-Tier
7 39 (0.95%) Digital Media
8 37 (0.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 37 (0.90%) Mathematics
9 36 (0.88%) W3C
10 30 (0.73%) iPhone
11 29 (0.71%) Client/Server
12 28 (0.68%) Social Media
13 27 (0.66%) Data Integration
14 26 (0.63%) iPad
15 21 (0.51%) Hedge funds
15 21 (0.51%) NHS
16 20 (0.49%) Smartphone
17 18 (0.44%) Visualisation
17 18 (0.44%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 349 (8.50%) Windows
2 272 (6.63%) Linux
3 124 (3.02%) Apple iOS
4 93 (2.27%) UNIX
5 90 (2.19%) Android
6 32 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (0.63%) Mac OS X
8 17 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (0.27%) CentOS
10 10 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.22%) Ubuntu
12 8 (0.19%) Solaris
13 7 (0.17%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.17%) Windows XP
13 7 (0.17%) Windows Phone
14 6 (0.15%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.15%) AIX
15 4 (0.097%) Debian
16 3 (0.073%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 3 (0.073%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1183 (28.83%) TDD
2 961 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
3 779 (18.98%) Scrum
4 634 (15.45%) OO
5 423 (10.31%) Web Development
6 388 (9.45%) Unit Testing
7 375 (9.14%) E-Commerce
8 373 (9.09%) BDD
9 347 (8.46%) Continuous Integration
10 313 (7.63%) OOP
11 227 (5.53%) Software Engineering
12 220 (5.36%) SOA
13 127 (3.09%) Dependency Injection
14 117 (2.85%) UML
15 111 (2.70%) Pair Programming
15 111 (2.70%) Multithreading
15 111 (2.70%) Kanban
15 111 (2.70%) MVVM
16 106 (2.58%) OOD
17 104 (2.53%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2402 (58.53%) C#
2 2036 (49.61%) JavaScript
3 975 (23.76%) SQL
4 806 (19.64%) Java
5 532 (12.96%) PHP
6 210 (5.12%) T-SQL
7 144 (3.51%) VB.NET
8 94 (2.29%) PHP5
9 86 (2.10%) Ruby
10 78 (1.90%) Groovy
11 59 (1.44%) Scala
12 58 (1.41%) Python
13 56 (1.36%) PL/SQL
14 54 (1.32%) PowerShell
15 53 (1.29%) VB
16 52 (1.27%) C++
17 45 (1.10%) Objective-C
18 44 (1.07%) C
19 23 (0.56%) Bash Shell
20 22 (0.54%) XPath
Qualifications
1 220 (5.36%) Degree
2 58 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 39 (0.95%) SC Cleared
4 36 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 14 (0.34%) Sun Certification
6 13 (0.32%) OCPJP
7 9 (0.22%) MCP
8 8 (0.19%) MCSD
9 6 (0.15%) MCTS
10 3 (0.073%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.073%) MCSE
10 3 (0.073%) MCAD
10 3 (0.073%) MBA
11 2 (0.049%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.049%) PhD
12 1 (0.024%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.024%) BC Cleared
12 1 (0.024%) CTC Cleared
12 1 (0.024%) MCPD
12 1 (0.024%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (2.10%) QA
2 10 (0.24%) WCAG
3 8 (0.19%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.097%) Section 508
4 4 (0.097%) SLA
4 4 (0.097%) HL7
5 3 (0.073%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.049%) Basel III
7 1 (0.024%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.024%) WAI
7 1 (0.024%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.024%) TickIT
7 1 (0.024%) EMIR
7 1 (0.024%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.024%) Data Quality
System Software
1 19 (0.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.19%) Squid
3 7 (0.17%) Varnish
4 4 (0.097%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.073%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.073%) vSphere
6 2 (0.049%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (0.41%) Puppet
2 16 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.24%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 6 (0.15%) Capistrano
5 5 (0.12%) Control-M
6 3 (0.073%) ZABBIX
7 2 (0.049%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.049%) Nagios
7 2 (0.049%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 2 (0.049%) SCCM
8 1 (0.024%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.024%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.024%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 615 (14.99%) Microsoft
2 295 (7.19%) Oracle
3 245 (5.97%) Zend
4 125 (3.05%) Sitecore
5 84 (2.05%) Twitter
6 64 (1.56%) hybris
7 62 (1.51%) Google
8 41 (1.00%) JBoss
8 41 (1.00%) EPiServer
9 40 (0.97%) Facebook
10 29 (0.71%) Telerik
11 23 (0.56%) Sybase
12 22 (0.54%) Apple
13 21 (0.51%) Sencha
13 21 (0.51%) Atomikos
14 20 (0.49%) Adobe
15 19 (0.46%) SAP
16 15 (0.37%) Xamarin
17 14 (0.34%) Ektron
18 13 (0.32%) Sun
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Rate: £300
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Twickenham, Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £500 per day excellent rates or salaries
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £420 per day + Fuel Card
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
Jersey, Channel Isles
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £300-£340
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £450 Per Day contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £295 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: From £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £500 per day + Market rates
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago