Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 55 74 70
Rank change year-on-year +19 -4 -12
Contract jobs citing MVC 127 92 126
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.26% 2.31% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 2.74% 3.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 68 98
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £321 £305 £310
90th Percentile £579 £502 £481
South East median daily rate £420 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +12.00% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £35.00 -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.75
% change year-on-year -22.22% +5.26% +14.00%

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 3,290 3,362 3,675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.47% 84.37% 82.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,625 1,721 1,996
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £225 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £571
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 110 144
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £15.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.98% -10.00% -33.96%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.95 £39.53 £44.48
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year +21.35% -1.11% -1.45%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -3 64 £400 - 28
Bracknell -1 13 £475 +17.28% 10
Maidenhead - 3 £450 - 6
Windsor +5 2 - -
Slough -13 2 £513 +28.13% 4
MVC
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 96 (75.59%) .NET
2 90 (70.87%) C#
3 69 (54.33%) ASP.NET
4 66 (51.97%) JavaScript
5 63 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (39.37%) HTML
6 50 (39.37%) CSS
7 47 (37.01%) Amazon AWS
8 45 (35.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 42 (33.07%) NoSQL
10 41 (32.28%) MongoDB
11 40 (31.50%) SQL Server
12 37 (29.13%) ASP.NET Web API
13 36 (28.35%) TDD
14 35 (27.56%) Java
15 34 (26.77%) Git (software)
16 33 (25.98%) BDD
17 32 (25.20%) Apache Cassandra
18 30 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
18 30 (23.62%) Microservices
18 30 (23.62%) Spring
19 28 (22.05%) jQuery
20 27 (21.26%) Maven
20 27 (21.26%) JIRA
20 27 (21.26%) JUnit
20 27 (21.26%) Greenfield Project
20 27 (21.26%) Java 8
21 26 (20.47%) AngularJS
21 26 (20.47%) Jenkins
22 25 (19.69%) SQL

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 24 (18.90%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (15.75%) Apache Solr
3 10 (7.87%) Umbraco
4 9 (7.09%) Confluence
5 7 (5.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 7 (5.51%) CMS
5 7 (5.51%) IIS
6 4 (3.15%) Apache Spark
7 3 (2.36%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (1.57%) Apache
8 2 (1.57%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.79%) IBM Transformation Extender
9 1 (0.79%) NServiceBus
9 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.79%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.57%) Sage 200
1 2 (1.57%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 47 (37.01%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (16.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (5.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 7 (5.51%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (5.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 7 (5.51%) Amazon S3
3 7 (5.51%) Amazon SQS
3 7 (5.51%) AWS Lambda
3 7 (5.51%) CloudFront
3 7 (5.51%) Serverless
4 1 (0.79%) BrowserStack
4 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.79%) GitHub
4 1 (0.79%) NuGet
4 1 (0.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.45%) HTTP
2 4 (3.15%) SMTP
3 1 (0.79%) Network Security
3 1 (0.79%) Skype
3 1 (0.79%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (33.07%) NoSQL
2 41 (32.28%) MongoDB
3 40 (31.50%) SQL Server
4 32 (25.20%) Apache Cassandra
5 23 (18.11%) PostgreSQL
6 21 (16.54%) MySQL
7 14 (11.02%) Neo4j
8 13 (10.24%) Redis
9 7 (5.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (4.72%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 4 (3.15%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2016
14 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
14 1 (0.79%) Power BI
14 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
14 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 34 (26.77%) Git (software)
2 27 (21.26%) JIRA
2 27 (21.26%) JUnit
2 27 (21.26%) Maven
3 26 (20.47%) Jenkins
4 18 (14.17%) Mockito
5 17 (13.39%) git-flow
6 11 (8.66%) Mercurial
6 11 (8.66%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (8.66%) Visual Studio
7 10 (7.87%) Eclipse
8 9 (7.09%) Gradle
8 9 (7.09%) IntelliJ
9 7 (5.51%) Checkstyle
9 7 (5.51%) SonarQube
10 5 (3.94%) Subversion
10 5 (3.94%) Visual Studio Team System
11 3 (2.36%) TeamCity
12 2 (1.57%) NUnit
13 1 (0.79%) Selenium
General
1 4 (3.15%) Banking
2 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.57%) Finance
3 2 (1.57%) Retail
4 1 (0.79%) Advertising
4 1 (0.79%) German Language
Job Titles
1 106 (83.46%) Developer
2 53 (41.73%) .NET Developer
3 25 (19.69%) Java Developer
4 22 (17.32%) C# Developer
5 16 (12.60%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (11.81%) Senior Developer
7 11 (8.66%) Software Engineer
8 10 (7.87%) Full Stack Developer
9 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (6.30%) Umbraco Developer
10 7 (5.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.51%) Senior .NET Developer
11 6 (4.72%) Senior Java Developer
11 6 (4.72%) Web Developer
12 5 (3.94%) .NET Software Developer
12 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 4 (3.15%) ASP.NET Programmer
13 4 (3.15%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 4 (3.15%) Senior C# .NET Developer
13 4 (3.15%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (75.59%) .NET
2 69 (54.33%) ASP.NET
3 50 (39.37%) CSS
3 50 (39.37%) HTML
4 45 (35.43%) ASP.NET MVC
5 37 (29.13%) ASP.NET Web API
6 30 (23.62%) Spring
7 28 (22.05%) jQuery
8 26 (20.47%) AngularJS
9 21 (16.54%) RESTful
10 19 (14.96%) HTML5
11 18 (14.17%) Web Services
12 16 (12.60%) .NET Framework
12 16 (12.60%) JSON
12 16 (12.60%) RabbitMQ
13 15 (11.81%) Kafka
13 15 (11.81%) SignalR
14 13 (10.24%) Lucene
14 13 (10.24%) Memcached
14 13 (10.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.26%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (7.09%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.57%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.79%) Fintech
5 1 (0.79%) User Experience
5 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.60%) Windows
2 4 (3.15%) Linux
3 3 (2.36%) Ubuntu
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (49.61%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (28.35%) TDD
3 33 (25.98%) BDD
4 30 (23.62%) Continuous Integration
4 30 (23.62%) Microservices
5 23 (18.11%) Scrum
6 19 (14.96%) SOA
7 18 (14.17%) Multithreading
8 17 (13.39%) OO
9 16 (12.60%) Web Development
10 15 (11.81%) Software Engineering
11 14 (11.02%) User Stories
12 13 (10.24%) Asynchronous Programming
12 13 (10.24%) DevOps
13 12 (9.45%) B2B
13 12 (9.45%) Mentoring
14 11 (8.66%) Problem-Solving
15 10 (7.87%) Kanban
15 10 (7.87%) Multithreaded Programming
15 10 (7.87%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 90 (70.87%) C#
2 66 (51.97%) JavaScript
3 35 (27.56%) Java
4 27 (21.26%) Java 8
5 25 (19.69%) SQL
6 7 (5.51%) TypeScript
7 4 (3.15%) C++
8 1 (0.79%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.79%) PHP
8 1 (0.79%) Python
8 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.79%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (3.15%) TOGAF Certification
2 2 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (1.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.09%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.09%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.79%) Ansible
2 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 25 (19.69%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.02%) Rackspace
3 11 (8.66%) Oracle
4 10 (7.87%) Sitecore
5 7 (5.51%) Adobe
6 2 (1.57%) Google
6 2 (1.57%) Sage
6 2 (1.57%) Telerik
6 2 (1.57%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.79%) Automation Anywhere
7 1 (0.79%) Huawei
7 1 (0.79%) Tableau
7 1 (0.79%) UiPath