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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 48 46 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +10
Contract jobs citing MVC 2060 2190 1531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 3.69% 4.02% 3.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.83% 5.37% 4.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1452 1532 1029
Average daily rate
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£358 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 23 16
Average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.18 £32.00 £19.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.65 £45.00 £42.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%

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
42679 40798 35545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.47% 74.90% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 26665 25518 21197
Average daily rate £413 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1239 1169 1080
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 1 May 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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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 +3 1920 £358 +2.14% 1602
London -1 828 £400 +2.56% 525
South East +4 314 £338 -3.57% 268
City of London -1 208 £400 +6.66% 137
Yorkshire -6 162 £325 -7.14% 153
South West +4 160 £358 +5.92% 116
North West -8 133 £330 -5.71% 218
West Midlands +3 115 £325 - 109
West Yorkshire -8 112 £325 -7.14% 96
East of England -22 88 £350 -6.66% 111
Manchester -10 82 £329 -1.86% 103
East Midlands -13 80 £325 +8.33% 72
Leeds -15 77 £325 -7.14% 53
Scotland -13 76 £338 -3.57% 49
Buckinghamshire +10 67 £300 -8.39% 27
Birmingham -4 53 £325 -3.70% 31
Surrey -2 52 £375 - 52
Edinburgh +12 47 £338 -3.57% 14
Berkshire -20 47 £363 +3.57% 38
West Sussex +9 43 £425 +17.24% 12
Gloucestershire +17 42 £400 +14.28% 17
Bristol -10 42 £363 +5.45% 37
Milton Keynes +14 40 £300 -25.00% 14
Cambridgeshire -15 37 £315 +0.80% 30
Somerset +13 34 £340 -2.85% 11
Wales -9 34 £415 -7.77% 11
Hampshire -27 31 £325 -16.12% 63
North East +14 30 £310 -11.42% 30
North Yorkshire -5 30 £340 -0.87% 29
South Wales +14 29 £421 -15.90% 6

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 2524 (65.00%) .NET
2 2335 (60.13%) C#
3 2240 (57.69%) JavaScript
4 1984 (51.09%) HTML
5 1902 (48.98%) ASP.NET
6 1829 (47.10%) CSS
7 1796 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
8 1433 (36.90%) jQuery
9 1431 (36.85%) SQL Server
10 1317 (33.92%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1201 (30.93%) TDD
12 1062 (27.35%) SQL
13 861 (22.17%) HTML5
14 855 (22.02%) .NET Framework
15 767 (19.75%) Scrum
16 756 (19.47%) Web Services
17 753 (19.39%) Java
18 739 (19.03%) AngularJS
19 681 (17.54%) WCF
20 662 (17.05%) OO
21 621 (15.99%) CSS3
22 578 (14.89%) Entity Framework
23 563 (14.50%) Microsoft
24 555 (14.29%) XML
25 525 (13.52%) BDD
26 524 (13.49%) Spring
27 463 (11.92%) Finance
28 455 (11.72%) Visual Studio
29 451 (11.61%) Ajax
30 435 (11.20%) Unit Testing

MVC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 381 (9.81%) CMS
2 182 (4.69%) Umbraco
3 173 (4.46%) Node.js
4 144 (3.71%) IIS
5 132 (3.40%) Tomcat
6 127 (3.27%) Sitecore CMS
7 120 (3.09%) SharePoint
8 114 (2.94%) Apache
9 106 (2.73%) JBoss
10 88 (2.27%) WebSphere
11 85 (2.19%) WebLogic
12 67 (1.73%) Kentico
13 51 (1.31%) Apache Solr
14 39 (1.00%) Sitefinity
15 36 (0.93%) SharePoint 2010
15 36 (0.93%) BizTalk Server
16 34 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
17 33 (0.85%) MQSeries
18 31 (0.80%) Drupal
19 30 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 126 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 27 (0.70%) Photoshop
3 17 (0.44%) MS Office
4 6 (0.15%) Mingle
5 4 (0.10%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.077%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.077%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.052%) HipChat
7 2 (0.052%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.026%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.026%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 68 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.54%) Magento
3 19 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (0.23%) Tridion
5 5 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.13%) WebTrends
6 4 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.026%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.026%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.026%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.026%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.026%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 182 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 87 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (0.88%) SaaS
4 28 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
5 25 (0.64%) GitHub
6 18 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
7 14 (0.36%) Amazon S3
8 11 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
9 10 (0.26%) Office 365
10 8 (0.21%) OpenShift
11 7 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 7 (0.18%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (0.15%) IaaS
12 6 (0.15%) PaaS
13 5 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
13 5 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
14 4 (0.10%) Google App Engine
15 3 (0.077%) Google Analytics
15 3 (0.077%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 90 (2.32%) HTTP
2 64 (1.65%) Internet
3 17 (0.44%) Intranet
4 15 (0.39%) LDAP
5 8 (0.21%) TCP/IP
5 8 (0.21%) Firewall
6 7 (0.18%) Skype
7 5 (0.13%) SSL
7 5 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 5 (0.13%) FTP
8 4 (0.10%) DNS
9 2 (0.052%) VPN
9 2 (0.052%) Extranet
9 2 (0.052%) SAN
9 2 (0.052%) SSH
9 2 (0.052%) AMQP
9 2 (0.052%) Wireshark
10 1 (0.026%) Wireless
10 1 (0.026%) CTI
10 1 (0.026%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1431 (36.85%) SQL Server
2 370 (9.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 293 (7.55%) MySQL
4 170 (4.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 163 (4.20%) Relational Database
6 123 (3.17%) NoSQL
7 120 (3.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 114 (2.94%) MongoDB
9 89 (2.29%) SQL Server 2005
10 85 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
11 84 (2.16%) Oracle Database
12 81 (2.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 30 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
14 28 (0.72%) Couchbase
15 27 (0.70%) RavenDB
16 25 (0.64%) Big Data
17 23 (0.59%) Oracle Database 11g
17 23 (0.59%) MS Access
17 23 (0.59%) RDBMS
18 21 (0.54%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 455 (11.72%) Visual Studio
2 406 (10.46%) Git (software)
3 317 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 250 (6.44%) Subversion
5 176 (4.53%) JUnit
6 174 (4.48%) NUnit
7 164 (4.22%) Selenium
8 156 (4.02%) Maven
9 111 (2.86%) Jenkins
10 103 (2.65%) JIRA
11 96 (2.47%) Jasmine
12 86 (2.21%) Ant
13 79 (2.03%) TeamCity
14 63 (1.62%) Eclipse
15 62 (1.60%) Cucumber
16 60 (1.55%) Grunt
16 60 (1.55%) SpecFlow
17 53 (1.36%) MSTest
18 52 (1.34%) Moq
19 44 (1.13%) ReSharper
General
1 463 (11.92%) Finance
2 161 (4.15%) Banking
3 93 (2.40%) Retail
4 92 (2.37%) Marketing
5 83 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 53 (1.36%) Investment Banking
7 51 (1.31%) Back Office
8 40 (1.03%) Games
9 38 (0.98%) Front Office
10 34 (0.88%) Advertising
11 33 (0.85%) Publishing
12 26 (0.67%) Electronics
12 26 (0.67%) Manufacturing
13 23 (0.59%) Legal
14 10 (0.26%) Law
15 7 (0.18%) Automotive
16 6 (0.15%) Local Government
17 5 (0.13%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.13%) Multimedia
18 3 (0.077%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 3407 (87.74%) Developer
2 1418 (36.52%) .NET Developer
3 666 (17.15%) C# Developer
4 449 (11.56%) C# .NET Developer
5 413 (10.64%) Java Developer
6 374 (9.63%) Web Developer
7 373 (9.61%) Senior Developer
8 322 (8.29%) ASP.NET Developer
9 234 (6.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 225 (5.79%) PHP Developer
11 174 (4.48%) Front-End Developer
12 150 (3.86%) Architect
13 129 (3.32%) Software Developer
14 124 (3.19%) Senior .NET Developer
15 107 (2.76%) JavaScript Developer
16 96 (2.47%) .NET Web Developer
17 77 (1.98%) Agile .NET Developer
18 73 (1.88%) Senior Java Developer
19 72 (1.85%) Applications Developer
20 69 (1.78%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2524 (65.00%) .NET
2 1984 (51.09%) HTML
3 1902 (48.98%) ASP.NET
4 1829 (47.10%) CSS
5 1433 (36.90%) jQuery
6 1317 (33.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 861 (22.17%) HTML5
8 855 (22.02%) .NET Framework
9 756 (19.47%) Web Services
10 739 (19.03%) AngularJS
11 681 (17.54%) WCF
12 621 (15.99%) CSS3
13 578 (14.89%) Entity Framework
14 555 (14.29%) XML
15 524 (13.49%) Spring
16 451 (11.61%) Ajax
17 413 (10.64%) Spring MVC
18 370 (9.53%) ASP.NET Web API
19 313 (8.06%) REST
20 295 (7.60%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 126 (3.24%) User Experience
2 120 (3.09%) Computer Science
3 100 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
4 99 (2.55%) Enterprise Software
5 96 (2.47%) Open Source
6 89 (2.29%) Mobile App
7 70 (1.80%) N-Tier
8 60 (1.55%) Inversion of Control
9 43 (1.11%) Visualisation
10 37 (0.95%) W3C
11 36 (0.93%) iPad
12 32 (0.82%) Social Media
13 28 (0.72%) Hedge funds
14 27 (0.70%) Client/Server
15 24 (0.62%) Digital Media
16 23 (0.59%) iPhone
17 22 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 19 (0.49%) NHS
18 19 (0.49%) DTV
18 19 (0.49%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 257 (6.62%) Windows
2 213 (5.49%) Linux
3 121 (3.12%) UNIX
4 77 (1.98%) Apple iOS
5 67 (1.73%) Android
6 27 (0.70%) Ubuntu
7 20 (0.52%) Windows Phone
8 19 (0.49%) Debian
9 14 (0.36%) Mac OS X
10 12 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.26%) Windows 8
11 10 (0.26%) CentOS
11 10 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (0.21%) Solaris
12 8 (0.21%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (0.18%) Windows Phone 7
14 5 (0.13%) AIX
15 4 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
16 3 (0.077%) MVS
17 2 (0.052%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1796 (46.25%) Agile Software Development
2 1201 (30.93%) TDD
3 767 (19.75%) Scrum
4 662 (17.05%) OO
5 525 (13.52%) BDD
6 435 (11.20%) Unit Testing
7 384 (9.89%) Web Development
8 373 (9.61%) E-Commerce
9 364 (9.37%) Continuous Integration
10 269 (6.93%) OOP
11 266 (6.85%) SOA
12 188 (4.84%) Responsive Web Design
13 172 (4.43%) Software Engineering
14 145 (3.73%) Mentoring
15 131 (3.37%) OOD
16 128 (3.30%) CRM
17 106 (2.73%) Kanban
18 102 (2.63%) MVVM
19 90 (2.32%) Web Design
20 83 (2.14%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 2335 (60.13%) C#
2 2240 (57.69%) JavaScript
3 1062 (27.35%) SQL
4 753 (19.39%) Java
5 362 (9.32%) PHP
6 232 (5.97%) T-SQL
7 117 (3.01%) Ruby
8 115 (2.96%) VB.NET
9 114 (2.94%) Python
10 89 (2.29%) PL/SQL
11 75 (1.93%) PHP5
12 71 (1.83%) Scala
13 52 (1.34%) Perl
14 40 (1.03%) C++
15 37 (0.95%) C
16 36 (0.93%) VB
17 34 (0.88%) Objective-C
18 32 (0.82%) XPath
19 30 (0.77%) Groovy
19 30 (0.77%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 196 (5.05%) Degree
2 133 (3.43%) Security Cleared
3 75 (1.93%) SC Cleared
4 25 (0.64%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (0.33%) DV Cleared
6 11 (0.28%) MCSD
7 9 (0.23%) HND
8 8 (0.21%) MCAD
9 5 (0.13%) ISEB
9 5 (0.13%) Sun Certification
10 4 (0.10%) MCP
10 4 (0.10%) OCPJP
10 4 (0.10%) CTC Cleared
11 3 (0.077%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.052%) OCMJD
12 2 (0.052%) MCPD
12 2 (0.052%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.026%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.026%) HP ASE
13 1 (0.026%) HP MASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (1.62%) QA
2 13 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.26%) SLA
3 10 (0.26%) WCAG
4 5 (0.13%) HL7
5 4 (0.10%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.10%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.052%) EMIR
6 2 (0.052%) Dodd-Frank
6 2 (0.052%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.026%) WAI
7 1 (0.026%) Data Quality
System Software
1 14 (0.36%) VirtualBox
2 13 (0.33%) Docker
3 8 (0.21%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.077%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.052%) Varnish
5 2 (0.052%) Squid
6 1 (0.026%) vSphere
6 1 (0.026%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.026%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 48 (1.24%) Puppet
2 29 (0.75%) Vagrant
3 23 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.23%) TeamSite
5 6 (0.15%) OpenIDM
6 5 (0.13%) Control-M
7 3 (0.077%) Nagios
8 2 (0.052%) Ansible
8 2 (0.052%) SmokePing
8 2 (0.052%) Salt
8 2 (0.052%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.052%) Cacti
8 2 (0.052%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.026%) SCOM
9 1 (0.026%) Business Desktop Deployment
9 1 (0.026%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.026%) Kubernetes
9 1 (0.026%) Graphite
9 1 (0.026%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 563 (14.50%) Microsoft
2 301 (7.75%) Oracle
3 182 (4.69%) Sitecore
4 124 (3.19%) Zend
5 91 (2.34%) EPiServer
6 55 (1.42%) Twitter
7 49 (1.26%) IBM
8 46 (1.18%) hybris
9 45 (1.16%) Adobe
9 45 (1.16%) Telerik
10 32 (0.82%) Ektron
11 31 (0.80%) SAP
12 30 (0.77%) Google
13 25 (0.64%) Talend
14 20 (0.52%) Xamarin
15 19 (0.49%) Apple
16 16 (0.41%) HP
17 15 (0.39%) Lotus
18 13 (0.33%) Sybase
19 11 (0.28%) Endeca
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