Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 50 47
Rank change year-on-year -12 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing MVC 264 305 305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.77% 4.44% 4.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.36% 4.98% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 259 257
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +8.76%
10th Percentile £400 £363 £313
90th Percentile £588 £578 £550
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
City of London median hourly rate - - £50.00
Central London median hourly rate - - £50.00

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 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 6,053 6,122 5,858
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 86.47% 89.15% 87.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,822 4,825 4,684
City of London median daily rate £510 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +2.70%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £675 £663
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 55 53
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.12% -0.40%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.31 £11.25
90th Percentile £33.38 £31.20 £54.03
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
% change year-on-year - -1.58% -5.00%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -22 25 £525 +116.49%
Moorgate - 8 - -
MVC
Central London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 162 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 154 (58.33%) .NET
3 147 (55.68%) JavaScript
4 137 (51.89%) C#
5 117 (44.32%) TDD
6 109 (41.29%) ASP.NET
7 98 (37.12%) HTML
8 96 (36.36%) AngularJS
9 79 (29.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 76 (28.79%) SQL
10 76 (28.79%) CSS
11 74 (28.03%) Microsoft Azure
11 74 (28.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 72 (27.27%) SQL Server
13 69 (26.14%) Finance
14 61 (23.11%) REST
15 56 (21.21%) jQuery
16 51 (19.32%) .NET Framework
16 51 (19.32%) HTML5
17 48 (18.18%) Microservices
18 46 (17.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 46 (17.42%) Git (software)
19 44 (16.67%) React
20 41 (15.53%) Microsoft
21 40 (15.15%) OO
21 40 (15.15%) Entity Framework
22 37 (14.02%) Greenfield Project
22 37 (14.02%) Web Services
22 37 (14.02%) BDD
22 37 (14.02%) WCF

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 21 (7.95%) CMS
2 10 (3.79%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.89%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
5 3 (1.14%) EPiServer
5 3 (1.14%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.76%) IIS
7 1 (0.38%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.38%) Confluence
7 1 (0.38%) Drupal
7 1 (0.38%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 4 (1.52%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.38%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.38%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.38%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.76%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.38%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 74 (28.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.79%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (3.79%) Amazon S3
3 10 (3.79%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (3.79%) Heroku
4 9 (3.41%) GitHub
5 8 (3.03%) IaaS
6 6 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (2.27%) PaaS
6 6 (2.27%) Serverless
7 5 (1.89%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (1.89%) npm
8 3 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.76%) Office 365
10 1 (0.38%) Azure Functions
10 1 (0.38%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.89%) AMQP
2 4 (1.52%) HTTP
3 3 (1.14%) SSL
4 2 (0.76%) SMS
5 1 (0.38%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.38%) Internet
5 1 (0.38%) Intranet
5 1 (0.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.30%) Relational Database
3 13 (4.92%) NoSQL
4 12 (4.55%) MySQL
5 10 (3.79%) Azure SQL Database
5 10 (3.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (3.03%) Cosmos DB
7 6 (2.27%) Redis
7 6 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (1.89%) Data Lake
8 5 (1.89%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (1.52%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.14%) Big Data
10 3 (1.14%) Couchbase
10 3 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.76%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 46 (17.42%) Git (software)
2 24 (9.09%) TeamCity
3 21 (7.95%) Selenium
4 19 (7.20%) Visual Studio Team System
5 17 (6.44%) Visual Studio
6 15 (5.68%) JIRA
7 14 (5.30%) SpecFlow
8 13 (4.92%) Octopus Deploy
9 12 (4.55%) Jasmine
10 11 (4.17%) JUnit
10 11 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
11 10 (3.79%) Mockito
12 9 (3.41%) Jenkins
12 9 (3.41%) NUnit
13 6 (2.27%) MSBuild
13 6 (2.27%) webpack
14 5 (1.89%) Mocha
14 5 (1.89%) Moq
15 4 (1.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
15 4 (1.52%) Cucumber
General
1 69 (26.14%) Finance
2 25 (9.47%) Banking
3 18 (6.82%) Investment Banking
4 12 (4.55%) Back Office
4 12 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 8 (3.03%) Front Office
6 7 (2.65%) Law
6 7 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (1.89%) Retail
8 4 (1.52%) Advertising
9 3 (1.14%) Publishing
10 1 (0.38%) Games
10 1 (0.38%) Marketing
10 1 (0.38%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 244 (92.42%) Developer
2 94 (35.61%) .NET Developer
3 62 (23.48%) C# Developer
4 42 (15.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 40 (15.15%) C# .NET Developer
6 37 (14.02%) JavaScript Developer
7 35 (13.26%) Angular Developer
8 29 (10.98%) Java Developer
9 25 (9.47%) PHP Developer
9 25 (9.47%) Senior Developer
10 18 (6.82%) Azure Developer
10 18 (6.82%) Full Stack Developer
11 15 (5.68%) React Developer
12 10 (3.79%) Ruby on Rails Developer
13 9 (3.41%) ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (3.41%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 9 (3.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (3.41%) Senior Java Developer
14 8 (3.03%) Investment Banking Java Developer
14 8 (3.03%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 154 (58.33%) .NET
2 109 (41.29%) ASP.NET
3 98 (37.12%) HTML
4 96 (36.36%) AngularJS
5 79 (29.92%) ASP.NET MVC
6 76 (28.79%) CSS
7 74 (28.03%) ASP.NET Web API
8 61 (23.11%) REST
9 56 (21.21%) jQuery
10 51 (19.32%) .NET Framework
10 51 (19.32%) HTML5
11 46 (17.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 44 (16.67%) React
13 40 (15.15%) Entity Framework
14 37 (14.02%) WCF
14 37 (14.02%) Web Services
15 34 (12.88%) RESTful
16 33 (12.50%) Spring
17 28 (10.61%) Redux
18 25 (9.47%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 37 (14.02%) Greenfield Project
2 35 (13.26%) User Experience
3 26 (9.85%) Computer Science
4 25 (9.47%) Fintech
5 13 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.92%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.17%) Virtual Team
7 9 (3.41%) iPad
8 6 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.89%) Grid Computing
9 5 (1.89%) Market Risk
10 3 (1.14%) Blog
10 3 (1.14%) e-Learning
10 3 (1.14%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.76%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.76%) Credit Risk
11 2 (0.76%) Derivative
11 2 (0.76%) Digital Wallet
11 2 (0.76%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 2 (0.76%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.92%) Windows
2 10 (3.79%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.14%) Android
4 2 (0.76%) Unix
5 1 (0.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (61.36%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (44.32%) TDD
3 48 (18.18%) Microservices
4 40 (15.15%) OO
5 37 (14.02%) BDD
6 35 (13.26%) Continuous Integration
6 35 (13.26%) Scrum
7 33 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 30 (11.36%) Front End Development
8 30 (11.36%) Software Engineering
9 29 (10.98%) SOLID
10 27 (10.23%) Test Automation
11 26 (9.85%) Problem-Solving
11 26 (9.85%) Web Development
12 24 (9.09%) DevOps
12 24 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 24 (9.09%) Kanban
13 15 (5.68%) Continuous Delivery
13 15 (5.68%) OOP
14 13 (4.92%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 147 (55.68%) JavaScript
2 137 (51.89%) C#
3 76 (28.79%) SQL
4 33 (12.50%) Java
5 27 (10.23%) PHP
6 26 (9.85%) Java 8
7 15 (5.68%) TypeScript
8 14 (5.30%) VB.NET
9 13 (4.92%) Ruby
10 12 (4.55%) T-SQL
11 11 (4.17%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.27%) C
13 4 (1.52%) PL/SQL
13 4 (1.52%) Scala
14 3 (1.14%) F#
15 2 (0.76%) Apple Swift
16 1 (0.38%) C++
16 1 (0.38%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.38%) Python
16 1 (0.38%) XPath
Qualifications
1 27 (10.23%) Degree
2 23 (8.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (1.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.38%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.79%) QA
2 2 (0.76%) HL7
3 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (7.58%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.14%) Docker Swarm
1 3 (1.14%) Kubernetes
1 3 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.14%) Puppet
2 2 (0.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 41 (15.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
3 9 (3.41%) Apple
4 6 (2.27%) Escenic
5 5 (1.89%) New Relic
5 5 (1.89%) Rollbar
5 5 (1.89%) SAP
6 4 (1.52%) Adobe
6 4 (1.52%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.14%) Oracle
7 3 (1.14%) Telerik
8 2 (0.76%) Nintex
9 1 (0.38%) CA
9 1 (0.38%) DevExpress
9 1 (0.38%) Splunk
9 1 (0.38%) VMware
9 1 (0.38%) Workday
9 1 (0.38%) Zend