Period
to 21 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 101 65
Rank change year-on-year +48 -36 +9
Contract jobs citing MVC 127 56 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.18% 1.47% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 1.79% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 34 89
Berkshire median daily rate £388 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.06% +3.13% +10.34%
10th Percentile £319 £306 £325
90th Percentile £531 £551 £488
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £55.00 -
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.00 £45.00

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 3,414 3,127 4,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.50% 82.16% 81.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,728 1,499 2,129
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +8.67%
10th Percentile £274 £250 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 131 123
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -6.25% -27.27%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.72 £10.60
90th Percentile £49.88 £40.50 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.90 £24.00
% change year-on-year +26.23% -17.08% +11.37%

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 July 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 July 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 +23 68 £388 -7.74% 21
Bracknell +2 9 £525 +5.00% 6
Slough -5 5 £450 +24.14% 5
Maidenhead -9 2 £463 +15.63% 2
Wokingham - 1 £350 - 4
MVC
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 93 (73.23%) .NET
2 81 (63.78%) C#
3 71 (55.91%) ASP.NET
4 62 (48.82%) JavaScript
5 55 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (41.73%) HTML
7 49 (38.58%) CSS
8 43 (33.86%) ASP.NET MVC
9 41 (32.28%) ASP.NET Web API
9 41 (32.28%) SQL Server
10 40 (31.50%) Amazon AWS
11 35 (27.56%) Git (software)
11 35 (27.56%) jQuery
12 33 (25.98%) NoSQL
13 32 (25.20%) TDD
14 31 (24.41%) SQL
15 28 (22.05%) Continuous Integration
15 28 (22.05%) Microservices
16 27 (21.26%) Java
16 27 (21.26%) Microsoft
17 26 (20.47%) MongoDB
17 26 (20.47%) AngularJS
18 24 (18.90%) Microsoft Azure
19 23 (18.11%) BDD
20 22 (17.32%) .NET Framework
21 20 (15.75%) Spring
21 20 (15.75%) Web Services
21 20 (15.75%) Apache Cassandra
21 20 (15.75%) JIRA
22 19 (14.96%) JUnit

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 12 (9.45%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (8.66%) Apache Solr
3 7 (5.51%) Confluence
4 6 (4.72%) CMS
5 4 (3.15%) Apache Spark
5 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (2.36%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.36%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.36%) WordPress
7 2 (1.57%) Apache
8 1 (0.79%) ExpressionEngine
8 1 (0.79%) IIS
8 1 (0.79%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.57%) Magento
2 2 (1.57%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.57%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.79%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 40 (31.50%) Amazon AWS
2 24 (18.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (4.72%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (3.15%) GitHub
5 3 (2.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (2.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (2.36%) Amazon S3
5 3 (2.36%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (2.36%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (2.36%) CloudFront
5 3 (2.36%) Serverless
6 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.79%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.87%) HTTP
2 6 (4.72%) SMTP
3 2 (1.57%) Internet
4 1 (0.79%) DNS
4 1 (0.79%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.28%) SQL Server
2 33 (25.98%) NoSQL
3 26 (20.47%) MongoDB
4 20 (15.75%) Apache Cassandra
5 17 (13.39%) MySQL
6 16 (12.60%) PostgreSQL
7 9 (7.09%) Neo4j
8 8 (6.30%) Redis
9 6 (4.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2016
11 2 (1.57%) Azure SQL Database
11 2 (1.57%) MS Access
11 2 (1.57%) Power BI
11 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 35 (27.56%) Git (software)
2 20 (15.75%) JIRA
3 19 (14.96%) JUnit
4 18 (14.17%) Jenkins
4 18 (14.17%) Maven
5 12 (9.45%) Mockito
6 11 (8.66%) git-flow
7 8 (6.30%) Bitbucket
7 8 (6.30%) Mercurial
7 8 (6.30%) Visual Studio
8 7 (5.51%) Eclipse
8 7 (5.51%) Gradle
8 7 (5.51%) gulp
8 7 (5.51%) IntelliJ
9 6 (4.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (3.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (3.94%) Octopus Deploy
11 4 (3.15%) Vagrant
12 3 (2.36%) Checkstyle
12 3 (2.36%) SonarQube
General
1 6 (4.72%) Banking
1 6 (4.72%) Finance
2 5 (3.94%) Retail
3 3 (2.36%) Marketing
4 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 111 (87.40%) Developer
2 51 (40.16%) .NET Developer
3 23 (18.11%) C# Developer
4 18 (14.17%) C# .NET Developer
5 15 (11.81%) Java Developer
5 15 (11.81%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.87%) ASP.NET Developer
7 9 (7.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 7 (5.51%) PHP Developer
9 7 (5.51%) Senior .NET Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (4.72%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (4.72%) React Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Software Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) SQL Developer
10 6 (4.72%) Web Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Angular Developer
11 5 (3.94%) Software Developer
11 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (73.23%) .NET
2 71 (55.91%) ASP.NET
3 53 (41.73%) HTML
4 49 (38.58%) CSS
5 43 (33.86%) ASP.NET MVC
6 41 (32.28%) ASP.NET Web API
7 35 (27.56%) jQuery
8 26 (20.47%) AngularJS
9 22 (17.32%) .NET Framework
10 20 (15.75%) Spring
10 20 (15.75%) Web Services
11 16 (12.60%) REST
12 15 (11.81%) HTML5
13 14 (11.02%) Entity Framework
13 14 (11.02%) React
14 13 (10.24%) CSS3
14 13 (10.24%) RESTful
14 13 (10.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (9.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 12 (9.45%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.17%) Greenfield Project
2 9 (7.09%) Mobile App
3 6 (4.72%) iPad
3 6 (4.72%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.94%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.15%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (2.36%) e-Health
7 2 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.57%) Wiki
8 1 (0.79%) Fintech
8 1 (0.79%) User Experience
8 1 (0.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (7.87%) Windows
2 9 (7.09%) Linux
3 3 (2.36%) Apple iOS
3 3 (2.36%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (43.31%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (25.20%) TDD
3 28 (22.05%) Continuous Integration
3 28 (22.05%) Microservices
4 23 (18.11%) BDD
5 17 (13.39%) Web Development
6 15 (11.81%) OO
6 15 (11.81%) Pair Programming
7 14 (11.02%) DevOps
7 14 (11.02%) Scrum
8 13 (10.24%) SOA
9 12 (9.45%) E-Commerce
9 12 (9.45%) Multithreading
10 9 (7.09%) Front End Development
10 9 (7.09%) User Stories
11 8 (6.30%) Asynchronous Programming
11 8 (6.30%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.30%) Open Source
11 8 (6.30%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (5.51%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 81 (63.78%) C#
2 62 (48.82%) JavaScript
3 31 (24.41%) SQL
4 27 (21.26%) Java
5 18 (14.17%) Java 8
6 12 (9.45%) PHP
6 12 (9.45%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.36%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.36%) Ruby
8 2 (1.57%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.57%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.79%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 8 (6.30%) SC Cleared
1 8 (6.30%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.15%) TOGAF Certification
3 3 (2.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (6.30%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.36%) Capistrano
2 3 (2.36%) Puppet
3 2 (1.57%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 27 (21.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.87%) Capita
3 9 (7.09%) Rackspace
4 8 (6.30%) Google
5 7 (5.51%) Oracle
5 7 (5.51%) Sitecore
6 3 (2.36%) Adobe
6 3 (2.36%) CA
6 3 (2.36%) Cisco
6 3 (2.36%) NetApp
6 3 (2.36%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.57%) HP
7 2 (1.57%) Sage
7 2 (1.57%) Serena
8 1 (0.79%) Omniture
8 1 (0.79%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.79%) Tableau
8 1 (0.79%) Twitter