Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 41 69
Rank change year-on-year -18 +28 -17
Contract jobs citing MVC 285 301 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.11% 4.90% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.70% 5.61% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 258 191
City of London median daily rate £463 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £290
90th Percentile £575 £575 £600
Central London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

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 6,060 5,361 5,672
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.45% 87.27% 87.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,789 4,140 4,546
City of London median daily rate £505 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £335 £313 £304
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £480 £463
% change year-on-year +4.17% +3.78% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 43 57
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.50% -2.18%
10th Percentile £12.01 £13.00 £11.50
90th Percentile £36.20 £29.77 £54.50
Central London median hourly rate £19.38 £16.92 £20.00
% change year-on-year +14.51% -15.40% -2.18%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing MVC as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MVC in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in the City of London

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in the City of London

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in the City of London

MVC
Contract Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the City of London region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
London Bridge -7 7 £475 +82.69%
Moorgate - 3 - -
MVC
Central London

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 City of London region with a requirement for MVC.

1 167 (58.60%) C#
2 166 (58.25%) Agile Software Development
3 163 (57.19%) .NET
4 147 (51.58%) JavaScript
5 132 (46.32%) ASP.NET
6 116 (40.70%) TDD
7 100 (35.09%) HTML
7 100 (35.09%) AngularJS
8 90 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 89 (31.23%) CSS
10 85 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 76 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
12 74 (25.96%) Finance
13 73 (25.61%) SQL
13 73 (25.61%) Git (software)
14 71 (24.91%) ASP.NET Web API
15 67 (23.51%) Java
16 63 (22.11%) Web Services
17 60 (21.05%) .NET Framework
18 58 (20.35%) REST
19 57 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
20 54 (18.95%) BDD
21 52 (18.25%) Selenium
22 50 (17.54%) RESTful
23 49 (17.19%) Scrum
24 46 (16.14%) E-Commerce
24 46 (16.14%) HTML5
24 46 (16.14%) Entity Framework
25 43 (15.09%) Web Development
26 42 (14.74%) Microservices

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 22 (7.72%) Apache
2 21 (7.37%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.86%) Cloud Foundry
4 7 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (2.11%) Mule
6 5 (1.75%) Confluence
6 5 (1.75%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.40%) CMS
7 4 (1.40%) NServiceBus
8 3 (1.05%) IIS
8 3 (1.05%) JBoss
8 3 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.70%) EPiServer
9 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.70%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.35%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 19 (6.67%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Dynamics GP
1 1 (0.35%) Endur
1 1 (0.35%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 76 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (7.37%) npm
4 7 (2.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 7 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (2.46%) IaaS
5 6 (2.11%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.75%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.75%) Amazon SQS
6 5 (1.75%) Heroku
7 4 (1.40%) PaaS
8 2 (0.70%) GitHub
8 2 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.70%) MailChimp
9 1 (0.35%) NuGet
9 1 (0.35%) SaaS
9 1 (0.35%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.86%) Firewall
1 11 (3.86%) HTTP
2 5 (1.75%) SSL
3 4 (1.40%) SMS
4 3 (1.05%) AMQP
5 2 (0.70%) Internet
6 1 (0.35%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 26 (9.12%) Relational Database
3 22 (7.72%) MySQL
4 11 (3.86%) SQL Server 2016
5 9 (3.16%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (2.46%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (2.46%) RDBMS
7 7 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.11%) SQL Server 2014
9 5 (1.75%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.75%) Power BI
10 4 (1.40%) Cosmos DB
11 3 (1.05%) RavenDB
11 3 (1.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 2 (0.70%) Data Lake
12 2 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.70%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 73 (25.61%) Git (software)
2 52 (18.25%) Selenium
3 37 (12.98%) TeamCity
4 30 (10.53%) JIRA
5 27 (9.47%) JUnit
6 24 (8.42%) Maven
7 21 (7.37%) Jasmine
8 20 (7.02%) Axure RP
8 20 (7.02%) TestNG
8 20 (7.02%) Visual Studio
9 19 (6.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 18 (6.32%) Cucumber
10 18 (6.32%) Jenkins
11 17 (5.96%) Team Foundation Server
12 13 (4.56%) Octopus Deploy
12 13 (4.56%) webpack
13 12 (4.21%) NUnit
14 11 (3.86%) Liquibase
14 11 (3.86%) Sonatype Nexus
14 11 (3.86%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 74 (25.96%) Finance
2 39 (13.68%) Banking
3 20 (7.02%) Investment Banking
4 16 (5.61%) Retail
5 7 (2.46%) Marketing
6 6 (2.11%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.75%) Back Office
8 4 (1.40%) Front Office
8 4 (1.40%) Retail Banking
9 3 (1.05%) Advertising
10 2 (0.70%) Electronics
10 2 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.70%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 252 (88.42%) Developer
2 83 (29.12%) .NET Developer
3 74 (25.96%) C# Developer
4 42 (14.74%) Java Developer
5 38 (13.33%) Angular Developer
5 38 (13.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 30 (10.53%) Senior Developer
7 22 (7.72%) E-Commerce Developer
7 22 (7.72%) Web Developer
8 21 (7.37%) Full Stack Developer
8 21 (7.37%) Java Web Developer
8 21 (7.37%) PHP Developer
9 20 (7.02%) Cloud Developer
9 20 (7.02%) E-Commerce Web Developer
9 20 (7.02%) Java E-Commerce Developer
10 19 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 19 (6.67%) UI Developer
11 17 (5.96%) ASP.NET Developer
12 16 (5.61%) JavaScript Developer
12 16 (5.61%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 163 (57.19%) .NET
2 132 (46.32%) ASP.NET
3 100 (35.09%) AngularJS
3 100 (35.09%) HTML
4 89 (31.23%) CSS
5 85 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 71 (24.91%) ASP.NET Web API
7 63 (22.11%) Web Services
8 60 (21.05%) .NET Framework
9 58 (20.35%) REST
10 50 (17.54%) RESTful
11 46 (16.14%) Entity Framework
11 46 (16.14%) HTML5
12 38 (13.33%) jQuery
13 36 (12.63%) Spring
14 35 (12.28%) CSS3
14 35 (12.28%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 32 (11.23%) Node.js
16 27 (9.47%) SOAP
17 24 (8.42%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.28%) Greenfield Project
2 33 (11.58%) User Experience
3 17 (5.96%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (3.16%) Fintech
5 8 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.46%) Virtual Team
7 6 (2.11%) Wiki
8 5 (1.75%) Public Cloud
9 4 (1.40%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.05%) N-Tier
10 3 (1.05%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.05%) PKI
11 2 (0.70%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.70%) Hedge funds
12 1 (0.35%) iPad
12 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.12%) Unix
2 14 (4.91%) Windows
3 7 (2.46%) Linux
4 3 (1.05%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (58.25%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (40.70%) TDD
3 54 (18.95%) BDD
4 49 (17.19%) Scrum
5 46 (16.14%) E-Commerce
6 43 (15.09%) Web Development
7 42 (14.74%) Microservices
8 41 (14.39%) Continuous Integration
9 40 (14.04%) SOLID
10 36 (12.63%) DevOps
11 33 (11.58%) OO
12 32 (11.23%) MVVM
13 31 (10.88%) Unit Testing
14 25 (8.77%) Kanban
14 25 (8.77%) Test Automation
15 24 (8.42%) Problem-Solving
16 23 (8.07%) Front End Development
17 20 (7.02%) B2C
17 20 (7.02%) OOP
17 20 (7.02%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 167 (58.60%) C#
2 147 (51.58%) JavaScript
3 73 (25.61%) SQL
4 67 (23.51%) Java
5 23 (8.07%) TypeScript
6 22 (7.72%) Ruby
7 21 (7.37%) PHP
8 14 (4.91%) Scala
9 12 (4.21%) T-SQL
10 11 (3.86%) Java 8
11 9 (3.16%) Python
12 8 (2.81%) PowerShell
12 8 (2.81%) VB.NET
13 6 (2.11%) Groovy
13 6 (2.11%) XPath
14 5 (1.75%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.75%) PL/SQL
15 3 (1.05%) F#
15 3 (1.05%) Perl
15 3 (1.05%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 8 (2.81%) Degree
2 6 (2.11%) Master's Degree
3 5 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.70%) MCP
4 2 (0.70%) MCPD
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.35%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (10.18%) QA
2 5 (1.75%) HL7
3 4 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.70%) SLA
5 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (10.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (4.56%) Docker Swarm
2 12 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (4.21%) Puppet
3 11 (3.86%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 39 (13.68%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.67%) Adobe
3 15 (5.26%) Oracle
3 15 (5.26%) Splunk
4 11 (3.86%) AppDynamics
5 10 (3.51%) SAP
6 8 (2.81%) New Relic
6 8 (2.81%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (2.81%) Sitecore
7 7 (2.46%) Rollbar
8 4 (1.40%) Zend
9 3 (1.05%) Google
9 3 (1.05%) MuleSoft
9 3 (1.05%) Tableau
10 2 (0.70%) Telerik
11 1 (0.35%) Apple
11 1 (0.35%) IBM
11 1 (0.35%) Informatica
11 1 (0.35%) OpenLink
11 1 (0.35%) VMware