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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 41 45 69
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +24
Contract jobs citing MVC 2442 2092 1536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 4.24% 4.02% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.72% 5.43% 3.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1649 1497 1041
Average daily rate
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£375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 8
Average hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £28.75 £18.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.50 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +50.00%

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
42685 38525 41504
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.19% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26682 23752 24020
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1176 1101 1519
Average hourly rate £23.83 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.35% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.51 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 September 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 September 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 September 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
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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 2257 £375 +3.80% 1377
London +6 1054 £400 - 428
South East +7 408 £350 -1.40% 225
City of London +5 229 £400 - 135
East of England +17 227 £370 -5.12% 82
Yorkshire +15 157 £303 +0.83% 151
North West -13 134 £325 +8.33% 189
South West -23 115 £350 +10.23% 132
West Yorkshire +14 109 £313 +4.16% 88
Scotland +1 98 £325 +5.69% 67
Berkshire +4 92 £375 +7.14% 36
West Midlands -14 84 £318 +5.83% 77
Manchester -9 77 £325 - 110
Leeds +11 74 £311 -4.23% 57
Essex +25 67 £448 +15.48% 11
Hampshire +8 64 £350 -12.50% 64
Surrey +15 60 £375 +7.14% 39
Buckinghamshire -12 57 £389 +3.66% 11
East Sussex +10 54 £330 +10.00% 21
East Midlands -11 52 £325 +8.33% 60
Cambridgeshire +17 50 £310 -27.90% 21
Brighton +7 48 £345 +15.00% 19
Reading +16 44 £375 +7.14% 15
Bristol +5 43 £338 -3.57% 42
Milton Keynes -9 41 £400 - 6
Glasgow +2 37 £300 +4.34% 33
Edinburgh -5 37 £338 +6.71% 16
Wiltshire +2 34 £350 +12.00% 19
Wales 0 34 £325 +8.78% 26
Birmingham -4 33 £300 -15.49% 23

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 2880 (62.24%) .NET
2 2626 (56.75%) C#
3 2295 (49.60%) JavaScript
4 2204 (47.63%) ASP.NET
5 2146 (46.38%) HTML
6 2136 (46.16%) Agile Software Development
7 1963 (42.42%) CSS
8 1649 (35.64%) SQL Server
9 1522 (32.89%) jQuery
10 1520 (32.85%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1308 (28.27%) TDD
12 1224 (26.45%) SQL
13 1005 (21.72%) Java
14 880 (19.02%) .NET Framework
15 878 (18.98%) WCF
16 876 (18.93%) HTML5
17 863 (18.65%) Scrum
18 859 (18.56%) Web Services
19 791 (17.10%) OO
20 734 (15.86%) Spring
20 734 (15.86%) Ajax
21 722 (15.60%) XML
22 677 (14.63%) Microsoft
23 610 (13.18%) PHP
24 597 (12.90%) CSS3
25 590 (12.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
26 558 (12.06%) Finance
27 554 (11.97%) Spring MVC
28 526 (11.37%) BDD
29 523 (11.30%) MySQL

MVC
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 360 (7.78%) CMS
2 197 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 170 (3.67%) Node.js
4 169 (3.65%) IIS
5 167 (3.61%) Apache
6 154 (3.33%) Umbraco
7 153 (3.31%) Tomcat
8 125 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
9 67 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
10 64 (1.38%) WebSphere
11 56 (1.21%) Drupal
12 54 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
13 53 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
14 43 (0.93%) WebLogic
15 39 (0.84%) Apache Solr
16 38 (0.82%) WordPress
17 35 (0.76%) Confluence
18 29 (0.63%) Kentico
18 29 (0.63%) Adobe CQ
19 26 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 223 (4.82%) MS Excel
2 59 (1.28%) Photoshop
3 22 (0.48%) MS Office
4 12 (0.26%) InfoPath
5 11 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 9 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (0.086%) MS Project
7 4 (0.086%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.043%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.022%) InDesign
9 1 (0.022%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.022%) Blender
Business Applications
1 55 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 27 (0.58%) Magento
4 12 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.19%) Google Analytics
6 6 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.13%) Tridion
7 5 (0.11%) WebTrends
8 4 (0.086%) Oracle BPM
8 4 (0.086%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
9 3 (0.065%) Oracle Payables
10 2 (0.043%) SiteCatalyst
10 2 (0.043%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.043%) SunGard GMI
10 2 (0.043%) Agresso
11 1 (0.022%) Oracle CRM
11 1 (0.022%) Summit
11 1 (0.022%) Adaptiv
11 1 (0.022%) Dynamics NAV
11 1 (0.022%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 191 (4.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (1.19%) PaaS
4 39 (0.84%) Amazon EC2
5 36 (0.78%) GitHub
6 31 (0.67%) SaaS
7 21 (0.45%) Amazon S3
8 10 (0.22%) Office 365
9 8 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
11 6 (0.13%) CloudFront
11 6 (0.13%) Force.com
12 5 (0.11%) Heroku
13 2 (0.043%) Rackspace Cloud
13 2 (0.043%) Route 53
13 2 (0.043%) SuccessFactors
14 1 (0.022%) Gitorious
Communications & Networking
1 95 (2.05%) HTTP
2 84 (1.82%) Internet
3 40 (0.86%) LDAP
4 39 (0.84%) Intranet
5 13 (0.28%) DNS
6 10 (0.22%) Firewall
7 9 (0.19%) FTP
8 8 (0.17%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.17%) AMQP
9 7 (0.15%) SSL
10 6 (0.13%) SAN
10 6 (0.13%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.13%) SSH
11 5 (0.11%) DMZ
11 5 (0.11%) Extranet
12 4 (0.086%) SNMP
13 3 (0.065%) Kerberos
13 3 (0.065%) Wireless
13 3 (0.065%) Softphone
13 3 (0.065%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1649 (35.64%) SQL Server
2 523 (11.30%) MySQL
3 474 (10.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 224 (4.84%) Relational Database
5 216 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 166 (3.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 156 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 148 (3.20%) MongoDB
9 135 (2.92%) NoSQL
10 127 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
11 117 (2.53%) Oracle Database
12 56 (1.21%) RDBMS
13 46 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
14 45 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 42 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
16 38 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
17 37 (0.80%) Couchbase
18 31 (0.67%) MariaDB
18 31 (0.67%) Big Data
19 29 (0.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 458 (9.90%) Visual Studio
2 398 (8.60%) Git (software)
3 371 (8.02%) Team Foundation Server
4 349 (7.54%) Subversion
5 252 (5.45%) Maven
6 233 (5.04%) NUnit
7 201 (4.34%) JUnit
8 176 (3.80%) Jenkins
9 170 (3.67%) Selenium
10 138 (2.98%) JIRA
11 123 (2.66%) TeamCity
12 119 (2.57%) Eclipse
13 113 (2.44%) Jasmine
14 106 (2.29%) Cucumber
15 96 (2.07%) SpecFlow
16 89 (1.92%) Ant
17 81 (1.75%) Mockito
18 76 (1.64%) MSTest
19 67 (1.45%) Rhino Mocks
20 66 (1.43%) CruiseControl
General
1 558 (12.06%) Finance
2 257 (5.55%) Banking
3 139 (3.00%) Marketing
4 107 (2.31%) Retail
5 83 (1.79%) Investment Banking
6 76 (1.64%) Telecoms
7 53 (1.15%) Front Office
8 50 (1.08%) Advertising
9 41 (0.89%) Manufacturing
10 38 (0.82%) Games
11 34 (0.73%) Back Office
12 31 (0.67%) Electronics
13 24 (0.52%) Publishing
14 21 (0.45%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.26%) Legal
16 7 (0.15%) Multimedia
16 7 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.086%) Automotive
18 3 (0.065%) Billing
18 3 (0.065%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4059 (87.72%) Developer
2 1574 (34.02%) .NET Developer
3 857 (18.52%) C# Developer
4 602 (13.01%) C# .NET Developer
5 518 (11.20%) Java Developer
6 499 (10.78%) Web Developer
7 482 (10.42%) ASP.NET Developer
8 481 (10.40%) Senior Developer
9 412 (8.90%) PHP Developer
10 359 (7.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 195 (4.21%) Front-End Developer
12 186 (4.02%) Senior .NET Developer
13 164 (3.54%) Architect
14 145 (3.13%) .NET Web Developer
15 135 (2.92%) Software Developer
16 117 (2.53%) JavaScript Developer
17 98 (2.12%) Software Engineer
18 86 (1.86%) C# Web Developer
19 85 (1.84%) Lead Developer
20 84 (1.82%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2880 (62.24%) .NET
2 2204 (47.63%) ASP.NET
3 2146 (46.38%) HTML
4 1963 (42.42%) CSS
5 1522 (32.89%) jQuery
6 1520 (32.85%) ASP.NET MVC
7 880 (19.02%) .NET Framework
8 878 (18.98%) WCF
9 876 (18.93%) HTML5
10 859 (18.56%) Web Services
11 734 (15.86%) Spring
11 734 (15.86%) Ajax
12 722 (15.60%) XML
13 597 (12.90%) CSS3
14 590 (12.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 554 (11.97%) Spring MVC
16 466 (10.07%) AngularJS
17 394 (8.52%) REST
18 372 (8.04%) Hibernate
19 370 (8.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 157 (3.39%) User Experience
2 147 (3.18%) Open Source
3 139 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 136 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 106 (2.29%) Mobile App
6 102 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
7 88 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
8 78 (1.69%) N-Tier
9 50 (1.08%) Digital Media
10 32 (0.69%) Management Information System
11 31 (0.67%) Market Risk
12 30 (0.65%) Client/Server
13 29 (0.63%) W3C
14 28 (0.61%) DTV
14 28 (0.61%) Mathematics
15 26 (0.56%) Visualisation
16 23 (0.50%) Data Integration
16 23 (0.50%) iPhone
17 22 (0.48%) GIS
18 19 (0.41%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 367 (7.93%) Windows
2 283 (6.12%) Linux
3 187 (4.04%) UNIX
4 158 (3.41%) Apple iOS
5 123 (2.66%) Android
6 61 (1.32%) Mac OS X
7 47 (1.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 29 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 21 (0.45%) AIX
10 16 (0.35%) Solaris
10 16 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 15 (0.32%) Windows XP
12 10 (0.22%) Ubuntu
12 10 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.22%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.17%) Debian
14 7 (0.15%) CentOS
15 6 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
15 6 (0.13%) Windows Phone
16 4 (0.086%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2136 (46.16%) Agile Software Development
2 1308 (28.27%) TDD
3 863 (18.65%) Scrum
4 791 (17.10%) OO
5 526 (11.37%) BDD
6 489 (10.57%) E-Commerce
7 488 (10.55%) Web Development
8 468 (10.11%) Unit Testing
9 466 (10.07%) Continuous Integration
10 313 (6.76%) OOP
11 245 (5.30%) Software Engineering
12 244 (5.27%) SOA
13 179 (3.87%) Responsive Web Design
14 130 (2.81%) Kanban
15 128 (2.77%) Project Management
16 127 (2.74%) Dependency Injection
17 120 (2.59%) UML
18 119 (2.57%) MVVM
19 113 (2.44%) Mentoring
20 109 (2.36%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 2626 (56.75%) C#
2 2295 (49.60%) JavaScript
3 1224 (26.45%) SQL
4 1005 (21.72%) Java
5 610 (13.18%) PHP
6 272 (5.88%) T-SQL
7 196 (4.24%) VB.NET
8 182 (3.93%) PL/SQL
9 144 (3.11%) PHP5
10 106 (2.29%) Ruby
11 82 (1.77%) Python
12 67 (1.45%) PowerShell
13 61 (1.32%) Scala
14 57 (1.23%) Perl
15 51 (1.10%) C
15 51 (1.10%) C++
16 45 (0.97%) Groovy
17 40 (0.86%) VB
18 39 (0.84%) Shell Script
19 34 (0.73%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 229 (4.95%) Degree
2 92 (1.99%) Security Cleared
3 55 (1.19%) SC Cleared
4 42 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (0.26%) MCSD
6 8 (0.17%) MCTS
7 6 (0.13%) MCP
8 5 (0.11%) MCAD
8 5 (0.11%) MCSE
8 5 (0.11%) ISEB
8 5 (0.11%) MCITP
8 5 (0.11%) MCPD
8 5 (0.11%) OCPJP
9 4 (0.086%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (0.086%) PhD
10 3 (0.065%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.043%) Oracle Certification
11 2 (0.043%) CCNA
11 2 (0.043%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.043%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 154 (3.33%) QA
2 10 (0.22%) SLA
3 8 (0.17%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.15%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.13%) WCAG
6 5 (0.11%) Basel III
7 2 (0.043%) HL7
8 1 (0.022%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.022%) EMIR
8 1 (0.022%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.022%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 27 (0.58%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.19%) VirtualBox
3 8 (0.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.13%) Docker
5 5 (0.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.086%) Varnish
7 3 (0.065%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.065%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 3 (0.065%) vCloud
7 3 (0.065%) NFS
8 2 (0.043%) HDFS
8 2 (0.043%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.043%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.043%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 24 (0.52%) Puppet
2 19 (0.41%) Vagrant
3 13 (0.28%) Capistrano
4 11 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (0.11%) Ansible
5 5 (0.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 5 (0.11%) Control-M
6 3 (0.065%) SCCM
6 3 (0.065%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (0.065%) OpenAM
7 2 (0.043%) logstash
7 2 (0.043%) Oracle Identity Management
7 2 (0.043%) OpenSSO
7 2 (0.043%) SCOM
7 2 (0.043%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.022%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.022%) Nagios
8 1 (0.022%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.022%) Kibana
Vendors
1 677 (14.63%) Microsoft
2 462 (9.98%) Oracle
3 269 (5.81%) Zend
4 172 (3.72%) Sitecore
5 84 (1.82%) EPiServer
6 83 (1.79%) JBoss
7 76 (1.64%) hybris
8 68 (1.47%) Twitter
9 60 (1.30%) Google
10 48 (1.04%) Adobe
11 41 (0.89%) SAP
12 32 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
13 31 (0.67%) Telerik
14 27 (0.58%) Facebook
15 23 (0.50%) IBM
16 22 (0.48%) Sencha
17 20 (0.43%) Ektron
18 14 (0.30%) Xamarin
18 14 (0.30%) TIBCO
19 13 (0.28%) Informatica
City, London
Harrington Starr
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
SEC Recruitment Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £competitive day rate
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Rate: Unspecified market rate
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bedfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £300 - £420 per day + Fuel Card
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Vertical IT
Rate: MARKET RATE + COMPETITIVE
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £150 - £700 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - £301 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Davanti Solutions
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday