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 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 92 68
Rank change year-on-year +23 -24  
Contract jobs citing MVC 30 35 70
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.64% 1.41% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.75% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 19 46
Median daily rate £414 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.43% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £336 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £340
% change year-on-year +1.44% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.28%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1469 1996 2209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.32% 80.32% 74.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 1032 1155
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 48 55
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +4 13 £415 +3.75% 9
Bracknell +8 7 £500 - 1
Slough +6 3 £294 - 6
Maidenhead - 3 £325 - 1
MVC
South East

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for MVC.

1 53 (67.95%) C#
2 49 (62.82%) .NET
3 42 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 40 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (43.59%) TDD
6 27 (34.62%) AngularJS
7 26 (33.33%) SQL
7 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 24 (30.77%) Scrum
9 23 (29.49%) HTML
9 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET
10 22 (28.21%) Data Protection
11 21 (26.92%) CSS
12 16 (20.51%) Java
12 16 (20.51%) Spring
12 16 (20.51%) jQuery
13 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (17.95%) Security Cleared
14 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
14 14 (17.95%) Entity Framework
15 13 (16.67%) Web Development
15 13 (16.67%) JIRA
15 13 (16.67%) Jenkins
15 13 (16.67%) Spring MVC
16 12 (15.38%) BDD
16 12 (15.38%) User Stories
16 12 (15.38%) REST
16 12 (15.38%) Pair Programming
17 11 (14.10%) .NET Framework
17 11 (14.10%) Struts

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 7 (8.97%) Confluence
2 6 (7.69%) Apache
3 5 (6.41%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.13%) Apache Solr
4 4 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (5.13%) Oracle Spatial
5 3 (3.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (3.85%) Alfresco
5 3 (3.85%) Liferay
5 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.56%) CMS
6 2 (2.56%) JBoss
6 2 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.56%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.28%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (1.28%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon S3
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon SQS
3 4 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
3 4 (5.13%) CloudFront
4 3 (3.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) Extranet
2 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (5.13%) Geospatial Data
3 4 (5.13%) GIS
3 4 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.56%) MySQL
5 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.28%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.67%) Jenkins
2 13 (16.67%) JIRA
3 10 (12.82%) Eclipse
3 10 (12.82%) Gradle
3 10 (12.82%) IntelliJ
3 10 (12.82%) Maven
4 8 (10.26%) JUnit
5 7 (8.97%) Mercurial
6 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
7 5 (6.41%) TeamCity
8 3 (3.85%) Checkstyle
8 3 (3.85%) Cucumber
8 3 (3.85%) SonarQube
8 3 (3.85%) Subversion
9 2 (2.56%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (1.28%) Moq
10 1 (1.28%) MSTest
10 1 (1.28%) ReSharper
General
1 4 (5.13%) Advertising
2 2 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (1.28%) Marketing
3 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 72 (92.31%) Developer
2 34 (43.59%) C# Developer
3 25 (32.05%) .NET Developer
4 17 (21.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 14 (17.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 14 (17.95%) Java Developer
6 11 (14.10%) Senior Developer
7 10 (12.82%) Full Stack Developer
7 10 (12.82%) SQL Developer
8 9 (11.54%) Agile Developer
8 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (8.97%) JavaScript Developer
9 7 (8.97%) Software Developer
10 6 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
10 6 (7.69%) Senior Java Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Agile .NET Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Senior .NET Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Senior C# Developer
11 5 (6.41%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (62.82%) .NET
2 27 (34.62%) AngularJS
3 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET
3 23 (29.49%) HTML
4 21 (26.92%) CSS
5 16 (20.51%) jQuery
5 16 (20.51%) Spring
6 15 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (17.95%) Entity Framework
8 13 (16.67%) Spring MVC
9 12 (15.38%) REST
10 11 (14.10%) .NET Framework
10 11 (14.10%) Struts
11 10 (12.82%) Web Services
12 9 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
13 8 (10.26%) CSS3
13 8 (10.26%) HTML5
14 7 (8.97%) JSF
15 6 (7.69%) Hibernate
15 6 (7.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.28%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.28%) Social Media
2 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Windows
2 3 (3.85%) Linux
2 3 (3.85%) Solaris
3 2 (2.56%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (43.59%) TDD
3 24 (30.77%) Scrum
4 22 (28.21%) Data Protection
5 13 (16.67%) Web Development
6 12 (15.38%) BDD
6 12 (15.38%) Pair Programming
6 12 (15.38%) User Stories
7 10 (12.82%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (12.82%) Unit Testing
8 9 (11.54%) Front End Development
8 9 (11.54%) Microservices
8 9 (11.54%) SOA
9 8 (10.26%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.97%) DevOps
10 7 (8.97%) Kanban
10 7 (8.97%) Software Engineering
11 6 (7.69%) SOLID
12 5 (6.41%) Quality Management
13 4 (5.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 53 (67.95%) C#
2 42 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 26 (33.33%) SQL
4 16 (20.51%) Java
5 6 (7.69%) Scala
6 5 (6.41%) T-SQL
7 4 (5.13%) Python
8 3 (3.85%) C
8 3 (3.85%) Groovy
9 2 (2.56%) C++
9 2 (2.56%) PHP
10 1 (1.28%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.85%) Degree
2 3 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.56%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Ansible
1 1 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.28%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle
3 4 (5.13%) Sitecore
4 3 (3.85%) Adobe
4 3 (3.85%) GigaSpaces
5 2 (2.56%) HP
5 2 (2.56%) Serena
6 1 (1.28%) Apple
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.28%) Sony
6 1 (1.28%) Zend