Period
to 17 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 6 months to 17 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Model-View-Controller (MVC)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 89 70
Rank change year-on-year +32 -19 -13
Contract jobs citing MVC 139 85 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.21% 2.07% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 2.45% 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 67 92
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £335 £306 £310
90th Percentile £600 £493 £481
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% +6.25%

MVC is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,698 3,476 3,516
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.48% 84.64% 82.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,757 1,820 1,853
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £240 £263 £250
90th Percentile £585 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 107 128
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £14.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.72% -20.55% -28.53%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £41.50 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £24.30
% change year-on-year +8.04% -4.77% -4.84%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing MVC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Berkshire

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MVC in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Berkshire

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Berkshire

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in Berkshire

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +20 79 £425 +9.68% 25
Bracknell -6 18 £525 +31.25% 5
Slough -13 3 £388 -3.13% 4
Maidenhead - 3 £438 - 8
Windsor +8 2 - - 1
MVC
South East

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MVC.

1 101 (72.66%) C#
2 100 (71.94%) .NET
3 78 (56.12%) Agile Software Development
4 72 (51.80%) JavaScript
5 69 (49.64%) ASP.NET
6 50 (35.97%) TDD
7 49 (35.25%) ASP.NET Web API
8 47 (33.81%) CSS
9 45 (32.37%) SQL Server
10 43 (30.94%) ASP.NET MVC
11 42 (30.22%) Amazon AWS
12 40 (28.78%) Git (software)
12 40 (28.78%) BDD
13 39 (28.06%) HTML
14 37 (26.62%) Java
14 37 (26.62%) Continuous Integration
15 35 (25.18%) Spring
16 34 (24.46%) MongoDB
17 33 (23.74%) NoSQL
17 33 (23.74%) AngularJS
18 32 (23.02%) Microsoft
19 31 (22.30%) Scrum
19 31 (22.30%) Microservices
20 28 (20.14%) Java 8
20 28 (20.14%) Maven
20 28 (20.14%) JIRA
20 28 (20.14%) SQL
21 27 (19.42%) JUnit
21 27 (19.42%) OO
21 27 (19.42%) Elasticsearch

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (19.42%) Elasticsearch
2 23 (16.55%) Apache Solr
3 16 (11.51%) Confluence
4 11 (7.91%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (7.19%) Umbraco
6 7 (5.04%) IIS
7 6 (4.32%) CMS
8 3 (2.16%) Apache Spark
8 3 (2.16%) Oracle Workflow
8 3 (2.16%) SharePoint
9 2 (1.44%) Apache
9 2 (1.44%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.72%) IBM Transformation Extender
10 1 (0.72%) JBoss
10 1 (0.72%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.72%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.72%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 42 (30.22%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (18.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (7.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 11 (7.91%) Amazon EC2
3 11 (7.91%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 11 (7.91%) Amazon S3
3 11 (7.91%) Amazon SQS
3 11 (7.91%) AWS Lambda
3 11 (7.91%) CloudFront
3 11 (7.91%) Serverless
4 3 (2.16%) SaaS
5 2 (1.44%) GitHub
6 1 (0.72%) BrowserStack
6 1 (0.72%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.72%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.72%) NuGet
6 1 (0.72%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.63%) HTTP
2 1 (0.72%) Network Security
2 1 (0.72%) Skype
2 1 (0.72%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (32.37%) SQL Server
2 34 (24.46%) MongoDB
3 33 (23.74%) NoSQL
4 25 (17.99%) Apache Cassandra
5 20 (14.39%) MySQL
6 17 (12.23%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (9.35%) Neo4j
8 12 (8.63%) Redis
9 11 (7.91%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 5 (3.60%) Power BI
10 5 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (2.16%) Cosmos DB
12 3 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.44%) Relational Database
13 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2016
14 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 40 (28.78%) Git (software)
2 28 (20.14%) JIRA
2 28 (20.14%) Maven
3 27 (19.42%) JUnit
4 26 (18.71%) Jenkins
5 16 (11.51%) Eclipse
5 16 (11.51%) Mercurial
6 15 (10.79%) Gradle
6 15 (10.79%) IntelliJ
7 14 (10.07%) Visual Studio Team System
8 12 (8.63%) Mockito
9 11 (7.91%) Checkstyle
9 11 (7.91%) git-flow
9 11 (7.91%) SonarQube
10 10 (7.19%) Team Foundation Server
10 10 (7.19%) Visual Studio
11 5 (3.60%) Subversion
12 3 (2.16%) TeamCity
13 2 (1.44%) NUnit
14 1 (0.72%) Selenium
General
1 11 (7.91%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.88%) Retail
3 2 (1.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.72%) Finance
4 1 (0.72%) German Language
Job Titles
1 113 (81.29%) Developer
2 50 (35.97%) .NET Developer
3 27 (19.42%) C# Developer
4 24 (17.27%) Java Developer
5 15 (10.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (10.79%) Software Engineer
6 14 (10.07%) Full Stack Developer
7 13 (9.35%) Senior Developer
8 8 (5.76%) Senior Java Developer
8 8 (5.76%) Umbraco Developer
9 7 (5.04%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (5.04%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 6 (4.32%) Azure Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Web Developer
11 5 (3.60%) Backend Developer
11 5 (3.60%) SQL Developer
11 5 (3.60%) SQL Server Developer
12 4 (2.88%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (2.88%) ASP.NET Programmer
12 4 (2.88%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (71.94%) .NET
2 69 (49.64%) ASP.NET
3 49 (35.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 47 (33.81%) CSS
5 43 (30.94%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (28.06%) HTML
7 35 (25.18%) Spring
8 33 (23.74%) AngularJS
9 23 (16.55%) Web Services
10 22 (15.83%) REST
11 21 (15.11%) jQuery
12 19 (13.67%) .NET Framework
12 19 (13.67%) React
13 18 (12.95%) Spring MVC
14 17 (12.23%) JSON
15 16 (11.51%) RESTful
15 16 (11.51%) Struts
16 15 (10.79%) HTML5
16 15 (10.79%) JSF
16 15 (10.79%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 23 (16.55%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (6.47%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.60%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.44%) User Experience
5 1 (0.72%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.72%) Fintech
5 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.72%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.35%) Windows
2 6 (4.32%) Linux
3 3 (2.16%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.72%) CentOS
4 1 (0.72%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (56.12%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (35.97%) TDD
3 40 (28.78%) BDD
4 37 (26.62%) Continuous Integration
5 31 (22.30%) Microservices
5 31 (22.30%) Scrum
6 27 (19.42%) OO
7 25 (17.99%) SOA
8 21 (15.11%) Software Engineering
9 20 (14.39%) User Stories
10 19 (13.67%) DevOps
10 19 (13.67%) Web Development
11 17 (12.23%) Kanban
12 15 (10.79%) Pair Programming
12 15 (10.79%) Unit Testing
13 14 (10.07%) Multithreading
13 14 (10.07%) Open Source
14 13 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
15 12 (8.63%) Asynchronous Programming
15 12 (8.63%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (72.66%) C#
2 72 (51.80%) JavaScript
3 37 (26.62%) Java
4 28 (20.14%) Java 8
4 28 (20.14%) SQL
5 6 (4.32%) TypeScript
6 4 (2.88%) C++
6 4 (2.88%) F#
7 3 (2.16%) Python
8 2 (1.44%) PHP
9 1 (0.72%) PHP 7
9 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.72%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (5.76%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.32%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.72%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) QA
System Software
1 13 (9.35%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (7.19%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.72%) Ansible
2 1 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 32 (23.02%) Microsoft
2 13 (9.35%) Rackspace
3 12 (8.63%) Oracle
4 11 (7.91%) Adobe
5 8 (5.76%) Telerik
6 5 (3.60%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.88%) Automation Anywhere
7 4 (2.88%) Tableau
7 4 (2.88%) UiPath
8 2 (1.44%) Google
9 1 (0.72%) Cisco
9 1 (0.72%) Huawei
9 1 (0.72%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.72%) Zend