Period
to 5 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 5 August 2020 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 109 93 56
Rank change year-on-year -16 -37 -12
Contract jobs citing MVC 26 170 291
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the City of London 1.14% 2.61% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.30% 2.90% 4.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 159 241
Median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £451 £405 £363
90th Percentile £573 £575 £588
Central London median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
Central London median hourly rate - £21.50 -

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,006 5,856 6,152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.83% 90.04% 88.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,396 4,572 4,863
Median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £340 £350 £328
90th Percentile £675 £675 £688
Central London median daily rate £515 £525 £500
% change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 75 105
Median hourly rate £35.00 £20.83 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +68.03% +11.39% -6.50%
10th Percentile £12.58 £11.25 £13.24
90th Percentile £51.08 £56.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year +66.67% +12.30% +0.05%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing MVC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in the City of London

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MVC in the City of London.

Daily rate trend for MVC in the City of London

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MVC in the City of London over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for MVC in the City of London

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MVC in the City of London.

Hourly rate trend for MVC in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 City of London region with a requirement for MVC.

1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) AngularJS
3 15 (57.69%) C#
4 14 (53.85%) SQL
4 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
5 13 (50.00%) Azure
6 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
7 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
7 10 (38.46%) TDD
7 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (34.62%) DevOps
8 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
8 9 (34.62%) CSS
9 8 (30.77%) Web Services
9 8 (30.77%) HTML
9 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
9 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
10 7 (26.92%) AWS
10 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (26.92%) jQuery
10 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
11 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
11 6 (23.08%) OO
11 6 (23.08%) OOD
11 6 (23.08%) HTML5
11 6 (23.08%) CSS3
11 6 (23.08%) Docker
11 6 (23.08%) Vue.js
12 5 (19.23%) Vuetify.js

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Azure
2 7 (26.92%) AWS
3 2 (7.69%) Power Platform
4 1 (3.85%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (7.69%) Power BI
5 1 (3.85%) Big Data
5 1 (3.85%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.85%) MySQL
5 1 (3.85%) Redis
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (3.85%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Git (software)
2 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
3 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
4 5 (19.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (11.54%) TeamCity
6 2 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
7 1 (3.85%) Gradle
7 1 (3.85%) Maven
7 1 (3.85%) SpecFlow
General
1 5 (19.23%) Banking
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Front Office
2 1 (3.85%) International Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
2 1 (3.85%) Law
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (84.62%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) .NET Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Backend Developer
4 5 (19.23%) PHP Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Angular Developer
5 4 (15.38%) Full Stack Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (11.54%) C# Developer
6 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (7.69%) HTML Developer
7 2 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Java Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Java Architect
8 1 (3.85%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (3.85%) SQL Developer
8 1 (3.85%) Tools Developer
8 1 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (65.38%) .NET
2 16 (61.54%) AngularJS
3 11 (42.31%) ASP.NET
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (34.62%) CSS
6 8 (30.77%) HTML
6 8 (30.77%) Web Services
7 7 (26.92%) jQuery
8 6 (23.08%) CSS3
8 6 (23.08%) HTML5
8 6 (23.08%) Vue.js
9 5 (19.23%) Laravel
9 5 (19.23%) LESS
9 5 (19.23%) RESTful
9 5 (19.23%) Sass
9 5 (19.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (19.23%) Vuetify.js
10 4 (15.38%) .NET Framework
10 4 (15.38%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.85%) FMCG
4 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.85%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.85%) Reinsurance
4 1 (3.85%) W3C
4 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) TDD
2 9 (34.62%) DevOps
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (23.08%) OO
4 6 (23.08%) OOD
5 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
6 4 (15.38%) BDD
6 4 (15.38%) Microservices
6 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Web Development
7 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (11.54%) Scrum
7 3 (11.54%) SOA
8 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
8 2 (7.69%) Kanban
8 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 15 (57.69%) C#
2 14 (53.85%) JavaScript
2 14 (53.85%) SQL
3 7 (26.92%) T-SQL
4 5 (19.23%) PHP
5 4 (15.38%) Java
6 3 (11.54%) C++
6 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.85%) C
7 1 (3.85%) Java 8
7 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) Python
7 1 (3.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) WCAG
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Ansible
1 1 (3.85%) Kibana
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Xamarin
3 1 (3.85%) Bloomberg
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Infragistics
3 1 (3.85%) Nintex
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) SAP