Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 72 82 91
Rank change year-on-year +10 +9 +13
Contract jobs citing MVC 114 90 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.64% 2.24% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 2.64% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 50 54
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -9.09% +17.86%
10th Percentile £349 £304 £313
90th Percentile £544 £454 £496
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Berkshire median hourly rate - - £55.00
South East median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £46.00
% change year-on-year +22.22% -2.17% -3.16%

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 3,746 3,413 3,185
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 86.71% 84.77% 82.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,778 1,714 1,526
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.92% +4.25%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £250
90th Percentile £605 £590 £564
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 81 122
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -1.64% -7.58%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £48.00 £47.50 £54.50
South East median hourly rate £24.91 £21.00 £22.52
% change year-on-year +18.62% -6.75% -15.97%

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 +5 77 £495 +32.00% 8
Bracknell -5 12 £500 -9.09% 2
Maidenhead - 7 £300 - 4
Slough -6 5 £388 -8.82% 2
Ascot - 1 - -
MVC
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 88 (77.19%) .NET
2 87 (76.32%) C#
3 78 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 71 (62.28%) Agile Software Development
5 62 (54.39%) ASP.NET
6 58 (50.88%) CSS
7 53 (46.49%) TDD
8 46 (40.35%) SQL Server
9 44 (38.60%) Git (software)
10 43 (37.72%) OO
11 40 (35.09%) ASP.NET Web API
12 38 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 38 (33.33%) HTML
13 34 (29.82%) BDD
14 33 (28.95%) OOP
15 32 (28.07%) Visual Studio Team System
16 30 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
17 28 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (20.18%) AngularJS
19 22 (19.30%) SQL
20 21 (18.42%) jQuery
21 20 (17.54%) .NET Framework
22 19 (16.67%) DevOps
23 16 (14.04%) Spring
23 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
24 15 (13.16%) JIRA
24 15 (13.16%) Scrum
25 14 (12.28%) Web Design
25 14 (12.28%) Java
25 14 (12.28%) Responsive Web Design

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 9 (7.89%) Confluence
2 5 (4.39%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (4.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 4 (3.51%) Apache Solr
4 3 (2.63%) CMS
5 2 (1.75%) IIS
6 1 (0.88%) JBoss
6 1 (0.88%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.88%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.65%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (3.51%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (3.51%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (3.51%) Amazon S3
3 4 (3.51%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (3.51%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (3.51%) CloudFront
3 4 (3.51%) Serverless
4 3 (2.63%) SaaS
5 2 (1.75%) GitHub
6 1 (0.88%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) Network Security
2 2 (1.75%) SSH
3 1 (0.88%) DNS
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) NetScaler
3 1 (0.88%) SSL
3 1 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (40.35%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.40%) MySQL
3 8 (7.02%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.39%) Cosmos DB
5 4 (3.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.51%) MongoDB
5 4 (3.51%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (3.51%) Power BI
6 2 (1.75%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (1.75%) GIS
6 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.88%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.88%) Jackrabbit
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (38.60%) Git (software)
2 32 (28.07%) Visual Studio Team System
3 15 (13.16%) JIRA
4 12 (10.53%) Maven
5 9 (7.89%) Jenkins
5 9 (7.89%) JUnit
6 6 (5.26%) Eclipse
6 6 (5.26%) Gradle
6 6 (5.26%) IntelliJ
6 6 (5.26%) Mercurial
7 5 (4.39%) Mockito
7 5 (4.39%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (3.51%) Bitbucket
8 4 (3.51%) Checkstyle
8 4 (3.51%) SonarQube
8 4 (3.51%) Visual Studio
9 3 (2.63%) git-flow
9 3 (2.63%) ReSharper
9 3 (2.63%) Subversion
10 2 (1.75%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (7.89%) Telecoms
2 3 (2.63%) Finance
3 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 100 (87.72%) Developer
2 44 (38.60%) .NET Developer
3 35 (30.70%) C# Developer
4 34 (29.82%) Full Stack Developer
5 23 (20.18%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (12.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 11 (9.65%) SQL Developer
8 10 (8.77%) Java Developer
9 9 (7.89%) SQL Server Developer
10 8 (7.02%) Azure Developer
10 8 (7.02%) Senior Developer
11 6 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.39%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (4.39%) JavaScript Developer
12 5 (4.39%) Senior Java Developer
13 4 (3.51%) PHP Developer
13 4 (3.51%) Software Engineer
14 3 (2.63%) Applications Developer
14 3 (2.63%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 3 (2.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 88 (77.19%) .NET
2 62 (54.39%) ASP.NET
3 58 (50.88%) CSS
4 40 (35.09%) ASP.NET Web API
5 38 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 38 (33.33%) HTML
6 23 (20.18%) AngularJS
7 21 (18.42%) jQuery
8 20 (17.54%) .NET Framework
9 16 (14.04%) Spring
10 14 (12.28%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 14 (12.28%) REST
11 13 (11.40%) Entity Framework
11 13 (11.40%) WCF
12 12 (10.53%) Node.js
12 12 (10.53%) React
12 12 (10.53%) SOAP
13 10 (8.77%) .NET Core
14 9 (7.89%) RESTful
14 9 (7.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (6.14%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.75%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.88%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.88%) iPad
5 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.39%) Linux
2 4 (3.51%) Windows
3 1 (0.88%) CentOS
3 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (62.28%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (46.49%) TDD
3 43 (37.72%) OO
4 34 (29.82%) BDD
5 33 (28.95%) OOP
6 28 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (16.67%) DevOps
8 15 (13.16%) Scrum
9 14 (12.28%) Responsive Web Design
9 14 (12.28%) Web Design
10 13 (11.40%) Kanban
11 10 (8.77%) Web Development
12 9 (7.89%) Microservices
12 9 (7.89%) Software Engineering
12 9 (7.89%) User Stories
13 8 (7.02%) SOA
13 8 (7.02%) Unit Testing
14 7 (6.14%) OWASP
14 7 (6.14%) Pair Programming
15 6 (5.26%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 87 (76.32%) C#
2 78 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 22 (19.30%) SQL
4 14 (12.28%) Java
5 13 (11.40%) Java 8
6 8 (7.02%) TypeScript
7 7 (6.14%) PHP
8 6 (5.26%) F#
9 4 (3.51%) PHP 7
10 3 (2.63%) PL/SQL
10 3 (2.63%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.63%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.75%) PHP 5
11 2 (1.75%) VB
11 2 (1.75%) VBA
12 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (11.40%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.65%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.63%) Degree
4 2 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 10 (8.77%) Docker
2 1 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.88%) Ansible
2 1 (0.88%) Kibana
2 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (14.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.89%) Oracle
3 6 (5.26%) Telerik
4 5 (4.39%) Adobe
5 3 (2.63%) Automation Anywhere
5 3 (2.63%) Tableau
5 3 (2.63%) UiPath
6 2 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.75%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.75%) Zend
7 1 (0.88%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) Facebook
7 1 (0.88%) Google