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 28 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 50 47 56
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing MVC 1799 1918 1450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.59% 3.93% 3.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.77% 5.29% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1291 1313 1014
Average daily rate
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£375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 14 14
Average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.80 £28.25 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £39.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.84% +32.72%

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
37746 36266 32728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.34% 74.25% 72.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24225 22016 19460
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 992 1106 1306
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 28 January 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
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 28 January 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 -4 1644 £375 - 1631
London -15 686 £413 +3.12% 463
South East +3 337 £360 +2.85% 310
City of London -7 186 £400 -5.88% 148
Yorkshire 0 143 £325 - 156
North West -1 136 £325 -0.76% 231
South West -5 135 £345 -1.42% 146
East of England 0 106 £375 +7.14% 125
West Yorkshire +5 103 £338 +3.84% 103
Scotland +8 84 £325 +1.88% 45
Leeds -2 76 £340 +4.61% 59
Hampshire +5 73 £350 -6.66% 57
Berkshire +1 72 £350 +7.69% 63
Manchester -10 71 £325 -7.14% 142
Buckinghamshire -7 60 £388 +10.71% 26
West Midlands 0 59 £325 +3.58% 86
Cambridgeshire -3 52 £375 +15.38% 34
Bristol -8 51 £375 - 37
Edinburgh +20 49 £330 +1.53% 18
Surrey -6 46 £375 +7.14% 56
Milton Keynes +2 45 £375 -6.25% 18
Reading +9 34 £350 -9.09% 43
Cheshire +7 34 £318 +5.83% 47
East Midlands -10 34 £301 +9.27% 81
Wales +6 31 £315 +0.47% 16
Hertfordshire +6 31 £370 -7.50% 37
East Sussex +1 29 £325 +2.36% 28
Glasgow -3 26 £325 +13.04% 21
Brighton -4 26 £325 +8.33% 20
Lancashire -5 25 £300 - 22

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 2465 (59.20%) .NET
2 2395 (57.52%) JavaScript
3 2301 (55.26%) C#
4 2220 (53.31%) HTML
5 2057 (49.40%) CSS
6 1898 (45.58%) Agile Software Development
7 1835 (44.07%) ASP.NET
8 1494 (35.88%) jQuery
9 1472 (35.35%) SQL Server
10 1291 (31.00%) TDD
11 1280 (30.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1183 (28.41%) SQL
13 942 (22.62%) Java
14 937 (22.50%) HTML5
15 803 (19.28%) OO
16 801 (19.24%) Scrum
17 799 (19.19%) Web Services
18 782 (18.78%) .NET Framework
19 709 (17.03%) WCF
20 680 (16.33%) AngularJS
21 674 (16.19%) CSS3
22 671 (16.11%) XML
23 665 (15.97%) Microsoft
24 654 (15.71%) Spring
25 602 (14.46%) Ajax
26 597 (14.34%) BDD
27 530 (12.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
28 522 (12.54%) PHP
29 517 (12.42%) Spring MVC
30 502 (12.06%) Finance

MVC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 346 (8.31%) CMS
2 205 (4.92%) Node.js
3 199 (4.78%) Apache
4 185 (4.44%) SharePoint
5 167 (4.01%) Tomcat
6 138 (3.31%) IIS
7 137 (3.29%) Umbraco
8 108 (2.59%) JBoss
9 100 (2.40%) Sitecore CMS
10 82 (1.97%) WebSphere
11 61 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 59 (1.42%) Kentico
13 52 (1.25%) WebLogic
14 46 (1.10%) Apache Solr
15 44 (1.06%) Drupal
16 43 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
17 36 (0.86%) BizTalk Server
18 29 (0.70%) WordPress
19 27 (0.65%) Confluence
19 27 (0.65%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 202 (4.85%) MS Excel
2 27 (0.65%) MS Office
3 26 (0.62%) Photoshop
4 9 (0.22%) Mingle
5 8 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.17%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 2 (0.048%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.024%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.024%) S-PLUS
10 1 (0.024%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 79 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 20 (0.48%) Magento
4 6 (0.14%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
5 5 (0.12%) Oracle Payables
5 5 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.096%) Google Analytics
6 4 (0.096%) Oracle BPM
7 2 (0.048%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.048%) Tridion
7 2 (0.048%) Adaptiv
8 1 (0.024%) IntelliMatch
8 1 (0.024%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.024%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.024%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.024%) SiteCatalyst
8 1 (0.024%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.024%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 199 (4.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 48 (1.15%) Amazon EC2
3 42 (1.01%) PaaS
4 41 (0.98%) Amazon AWS
5 40 (0.96%) GitHub
6 22 (0.53%) Amazon S3
7 18 (0.43%) SaaS
8 13 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
9 11 (0.26%) Office 365
10 8 (0.19%) Amazon SQS
11 7 (0.17%) OpenShift
12 6 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
13 5 (0.12%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 5 (0.12%) ElastiCache
14 4 (0.096%) IaaS
15 3 (0.072%) Force.com
16 2 (0.048%) Heroku
17 1 (0.024%) Yammer
17 1 (0.024%) Rackspace Cloud
17 1 (0.024%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 110 (2.64%) HTTP
2 70 (1.68%) Internet
3 42 (1.01%) LDAP
4 32 (0.77%) Intranet
5 20 (0.48%) AMQP
6 13 (0.31%) FTP
7 10 (0.24%) HTTPS
8 9 (0.22%) Firewall
8 9 (0.22%) SSH
8 9 (0.22%) DNS
9 8 (0.19%) SAN
10 7 (0.17%) TCP/IP
11 5 (0.12%) PuTTY
11 5 (0.12%) SSL
12 4 (0.096%) Extranet
13 3 (0.072%) Wireless
13 3 (0.072%) SNMP
14 2 (0.048%) Wireshark
14 2 (0.048%) NAS
14 2 (0.048%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1472 (35.35%) SQL Server
2 457 (10.98%) MySQL
3 370 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 245 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 174 (4.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 138 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 117 (2.81%) MongoDB
8 112 (2.69%) NoSQL
9 104 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 92 (2.21%) Oracle Database
11 80 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
12 65 (1.56%) RDBMS
13 62 (1.49%) PostgreSQL
14 43 (1.03%) MariaDB
15 36 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
16 35 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 34 (0.82%) RavenDB
18 32 (0.77%) Azure SQL Database
19 25 (0.60%) Redis
20 21 (0.50%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 458 (11.00%) Git (software)
2 421 (10.11%) Visual Studio
3 384 (9.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 319 (7.66%) Subversion
5 209 (5.02%) JUnit
6 203 (4.88%) Selenium
7 201 (4.83%) NUnit
8 177 (4.25%) Maven
9 139 (3.34%) JIRA
10 138 (3.31%) Jenkins
10 138 (3.31%) Jasmine
11 103 (2.47%) Ant
12 100 (2.40%) Cucumber
13 97 (2.33%) Eclipse
14 90 (2.16%) SpecFlow
15 77 (1.85%) PHPUnit
16 73 (1.75%) Moq
17 70 (1.68%) Mockito
17 70 (1.68%) MSTest
18 69 (1.66%) TeamCity
General
1 502 (12.06%) Finance
2 191 (4.59%) Banking
3 126 (3.03%) Marketing
4 99 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 79 (1.90%) Retail
6 48 (1.15%) Investment Banking
7 47 (1.13%) Advertising
8 43 (1.03%) Front Office
9 37 (0.89%) Publishing
10 35 (0.84%) Manufacturing
10 35 (0.84%) Games
11 30 (0.72%) Electronics
12 28 (0.67%) Back Office
13 18 (0.43%) Legal
14 13 (0.31%) Financial Institution
15 6 (0.14%) Music Industry
16 5 (0.12%) Multimedia
17 4 (0.096%) Local Government
17 4 (0.096%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.096%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3634 (87.27%) Developer
2 1367 (32.83%) .NET Developer
3 686 (16.47%) C# Developer
4 493 (11.84%) Java Developer
5 475 (11.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 465 (11.17%) Senior Developer
7 423 (10.16%) Web Developer
8 344 (8.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 335 (8.05%) PHP Developer
10 255 (6.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 196 (4.71%) Front-End Developer
12 161 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
13 142 (3.41%) Architect
14 139 (3.34%) JavaScript Developer
15 119 (2.86%) Software Developer
16 118 (2.83%) .NET Web Developer
17 92 (2.21%) Agile .NET Developer
18 71 (1.71%) Senior Java Developer
19 69 (1.66%) Software Engineer
19 69 (1.66%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2465 (59.20%) .NET
2 2220 (53.31%) HTML
3 2057 (49.40%) CSS
4 1835 (44.07%) ASP.NET
5 1494 (35.88%) jQuery
6 1280 (30.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 937 (22.50%) HTML5
8 799 (19.19%) Web Services
9 782 (18.78%) .NET Framework
10 709 (17.03%) WCF
11 680 (16.33%) AngularJS
12 674 (16.19%) CSS3
13 671 (16.11%) XML
14 654 (15.71%) Spring
15 602 (14.46%) Ajax
16 530 (12.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 517 (12.42%) Spring MVC
18 407 (9.77%) REST
19 343 (8.24%) JSON
20 325 (7.80%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 148 (3.55%) Computer Science
2 142 (3.41%) User Experience
3 139 (3.34%) Open Source
4 130 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
5 109 (2.62%) Mobile App
6 105 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
7 98 (2.35%) Inversion of Control
8 65 (1.56%) N-Tier
9 57 (1.37%) W3C
10 40 (0.96%) Visualisation
11 39 (0.94%) Digital Media
12 38 (0.91%) Social Media
13 30 (0.72%) Management Information System
14 28 (0.67%) Client/Server
15 27 (0.65%) DTV
16 26 (0.62%) NHS
17 25 (0.60%) Blog
18 21 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 21 (0.50%) Market Risk
18 21 (0.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 285 (6.84%) Windows
2 284 (6.82%) Linux
3 189 (4.54%) UNIX
4 112 (2.69%) Apple iOS
5 101 (2.43%) Android
6 52 (1.25%) Mac OS X
7 24 (0.58%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (0.46%) Windows Phone
9 15 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (0.34%) Ubuntu
11 13 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (0.29%) Windows Mobile
13 11 (0.26%) AIX
13 11 (0.26%) CentOS
14 10 (0.24%) Debian
15 8 (0.19%) VMS
15 8 (0.19%) Windows XP
16 7 (0.17%) Windows Phone 7
17 6 (0.14%) Solaris
17 6 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1898 (45.58%) Agile Software Development
2 1291 (31.00%) TDD
3 803 (19.28%) OO
4 801 (19.24%) Scrum
5 597 (14.34%) BDD
6 411 (9.87%) Web Development
7 404 (9.70%) Continuous Integration
8 393 (9.44%) Unit Testing
9 384 (9.22%) E-Commerce
10 292 (7.01%) OOP
11 270 (6.48%) SOA
12 211 (5.07%) Software Engineering
13 196 (4.71%) Responsive Web Design
14 158 (3.79%) Mentoring
15 139 (3.34%) OOD
16 113 (2.71%) MVVM
17 111 (2.67%) Kanban
17 111 (2.67%) Web Design
17 111 (2.67%) Project Management
18 108 (2.59%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2395 (57.52%) JavaScript
2 2301 (55.26%) C#
3 1183 (28.41%) SQL
4 942 (22.62%) Java
5 522 (12.54%) PHP
6 255 (6.12%) T-SQL
7 149 (3.58%) PL/SQL
8 137 (3.29%) Ruby
9 135 (3.24%) VB.NET
10 128 (3.07%) Python
11 117 (2.81%) PHP5
12 74 (1.78%) Perl
13 71 (1.71%) Scala
14 50 (1.20%) C++
15 46 (1.10%) C
16 45 (1.08%) PowerShell
17 43 (1.03%) Groovy
18 34 (0.82%) VB
19 32 (0.77%) Shell Script
20 27 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 214 (5.14%) Degree
2 113 (2.71%) Security Cleared
3 61 (1.46%) SC Cleared
4 26 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (0.26%) ISEB
6 7 (0.17%) DV Cleared
7 6 (0.14%) MCITP
7 6 (0.14%) BC Cleared
7 6 (0.14%) MCP
8 3 (0.072%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.072%) MCSD
9 2 (0.048%) MCTS
9 2 (0.048%) HND
9 2 (0.048%) MCSE
9 2 (0.048%) PhD
9 2 (0.048%) CCNA
9 2 (0.048%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.048%) Oracle Certification
9 2 (0.048%) Sun Certification
9 2 (0.048%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (1.87%) QA
2 13 (0.31%) WCAG
3 8 (0.19%) SLA
4 5 (0.12%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.096%) HL7
5 4 (0.096%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.072%) WAI
7 1 (0.024%) EMIR
7 1 (0.024%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 17 (0.41%) Active Directory
1 17 (0.41%) VirtualBox
2 16 (0.38%) Docker
3 11 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (0.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (0.12%) NFS
5 5 (0.12%) Oracle RAC
6 3 (0.072%) vCloud
7 2 (0.048%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.048%) DFS Replication
7 2 (0.048%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.024%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 42 (1.01%) Puppet
2 27 (0.65%) Vagrant
3 17 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (0.12%) OpenIDM
5 4 (0.096%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.096%) Control-M
6 3 (0.072%) Capistrano
7 2 (0.048%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.048%) Oracle Identity Management
8 1 (0.024%) Graphite
8 1 (0.024%) cPanel
8 1 (0.024%) Salt
8 1 (0.024%) logstash
8 1 (0.024%) Ansible
8 1 (0.024%) Nagios
8 1 (0.024%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 665 (15.97%) Microsoft
2 386 (9.27%) Oracle
3 170 (4.08%) Zend
4 142 (3.41%) Sitecore
5 73 (1.75%) EPiServer
6 54 (1.30%) Twitter
7 53 (1.27%) hybris
8 47 (1.13%) Google
9 39 (0.94%) Telerik
10 36 (0.86%) SAP
11 32 (0.77%) Adobe
12 26 (0.62%) IBM
13 22 (0.53%) Xamarin
14 21 (0.50%) Salesforce.com
14 21 (0.50%) Facebook
15 20 (0.48%) HP
16 17 (0.41%) Ektron
17 16 (0.38%) Lotus
17 16 (0.38%) Sybase
18 14 (0.34%) Red Hat
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 hours ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
West Midlands
Roc Search
Posted: 6 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 Per Day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Surrey
Connectus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
Jersey, Channel Isles
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £330 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
EarthStream Global
Rate: From £375 to £425 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £375 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CPS Group UK
Rate: £240 - £250 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £275 - £325 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago