Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 43 60
Rank change year-on-year -1 +17 -14
Contract jobs citing MVC 327 288 249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.63% 4.64% 3.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.26% 5.29% 4.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 240 224
City of London median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
90th Percentile £575 £551 £638
Central London median daily rate £475 £438 £438
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
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 6,212 5,446 6,129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 88.01% 87.77% 85.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,956 4,336 4,875
City of London median daily rate £505 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £334 £313 £287
90th Percentile £688 £669 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 50 57
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £21.13 £21.62
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.48% -2.27% +13.79%
10th Percentile £11.81 £13.73 £12.50
90th Percentile £31.50 £55.00 £52.39
Central London median hourly rate £20.50 £19.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year +7.89% -10.59% +18.50%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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
Moorgate - 3 - -
London Bridge -3 1 £225 -13.46%
MVC
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for MVC.

1 187 (57.19%) C#
2 173 (52.91%) .NET
3 170 (51.99%) Agile Software Development
4 164 (50.15%) TDD
5 152 (46.48%) JavaScript
6 134 (40.98%) ASP.NET
7 127 (38.84%) SQL Server
8 111 (33.94%) AngularJS
9 107 (32.72%) HTML
10 100 (30.58%) CSS
11 95 (29.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 94 (28.75%) SQL
13 93 (28.44%) Web Services
13 93 (28.44%) Git (software)
14 92 (28.13%) Java
15 86 (26.30%) REST
16 80 (24.46%) Continuous Integration
16 80 (24.46%) ASP.NET Web API
17 78 (23.85%) BDD
18 73 (22.32%) Finance
19 61 (18.65%) Scrum
19 61 (18.65%) Amazon AWS
20 60 (18.35%) Microsoft Azure
20 60 (18.35%) Web Development
20 60 (18.35%) jQuery
21 58 (17.74%) Microsoft
22 57 (17.43%) HTML5
23 54 (16.51%) .NET Framework
24 52 (15.90%) Spring
25 51 (15.60%) 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 18 (5.50%) Tomcat
2 14 (4.28%) Apache
3 13 (3.98%) Confluence
4 9 (2.75%) Cloud Foundry
5 7 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (1.83%) IIS
7 5 (1.53%) JBoss
7 5 (1.53%) Mule
7 5 (1.53%) WordPress
8 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.61%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.61%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.61%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.61%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.61%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.31%) CMS
9 1 (0.31%) Drupal
9 1 (0.31%) FileNet
9 1 (0.31%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.31%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (3.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 10 (3.06%) OmniGraffle
2 7 (2.14%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.31%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (2.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Magento
2 1 (0.31%) Odoo
Cloud Services
1 61 (18.65%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (18.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.81%) GitHub
4 16 (4.89%) npm
5 12 (3.67%) Serverless
6 5 (1.53%) AWS Lambda
6 5 (1.53%) SaaS
7 3 (0.92%) Slack
8 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.31%) BlazeMeter
8 1 (0.31%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.75%) Firewall
2 5 (1.53%) Intranet
3 4 (1.22%) HTTP
3 4 (1.22%) SSL
4 3 (0.92%) Internet
4 3 (0.92%) SMS
5 2 (0.61%) Bluetooth
6 1 (0.31%) FTP
6 1 (0.31%) LDAP
6 1 (0.31%) Skype
6 1 (0.31%) SMTP
6 1 (0.31%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (38.84%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (7.03%) MongoDB
3 23 (7.03%) MySQL
4 19 (5.81%) Relational Database
5 17 (5.20%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (4.89%) SQL Server 2016
7 14 (4.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (3.67%) NoSQL
8 12 (3.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 12 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (2.45%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.61%) Cosmos DB
11 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.61%) RavenDB
11 2 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.31%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.31%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 93 (28.44%) Git (software)
2 48 (14.68%) TeamCity
3 38 (11.62%) Selenium
4 33 (10.09%) Team Foundation Server
5 28 (8.56%) Visual Studio
6 25 (7.65%) JIRA
7 24 (7.34%) JUnit
8 23 (7.03%) gulp
8 23 (7.03%) NUnit
9 22 (6.73%) Grunt
9 22 (6.73%) Maven
10 18 (5.50%) Jasmine
10 18 (5.50%) Jenkins
11 16 (4.89%) Cucumber
12 15 (4.59%) IntelliJ
12 15 (4.59%) Moq
12 15 (4.59%) MSTest
12 15 (4.59%) PHPUnit
12 15 (4.59%) TestNG
13 14 (4.28%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 73 (22.32%) Finance
2 50 (15.29%) Banking
3 21 (6.42%) Investment Banking
4 14 (4.28%) Marketing
5 12 (3.67%) Retail
6 9 (2.75%) Front Office
7 8 (2.45%) Financial Institution
8 7 (2.14%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.92%) Back Office
9 3 (0.92%) Games
9 3 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.61%) Advertising
10 2 (0.61%) Digital Economy
10 2 (0.61%) Prime Brokerage
10 2 (0.61%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.31%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.31%) Electronics
11 1 (0.31%) Law
Job Titles
1 289 (88.38%) Developer
2 107 (32.72%) .NET Developer
3 102 (31.19%) C# Developer
4 60 (18.35%) Java Developer
5 53 (16.21%) C# .NET Developer
6 44 (13.46%) Senior Developer
7 38 (11.62%) Full Stack Developer
8 28 (8.56%) ASP.NET Developer
9 25 (7.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 24 (7.34%) Angular Developer
10 24 (7.34%) UI Developer
11 23 (7.03%) Web Developer
12 22 (6.73%) PHP Developer
13 20 (6.12%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 18 (5.50%) JavaScript Developer
15 17 (5.20%) SQL Developer
16 16 (4.89%) E-Commerce Developer
17 15 (4.59%) Java E-Commerce Developer
18 14 (4.28%) Cloud Developer
18 14 (4.28%) E-Commerce Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 173 (52.91%) .NET
2 134 (40.98%) ASP.NET
3 111 (33.94%) AngularJS
4 107 (32.72%) HTML
5 100 (30.58%) CSS
6 95 (29.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 93 (28.44%) Web Services
8 86 (26.30%) REST
9 80 (24.46%) ASP.NET Web API
10 60 (18.35%) jQuery
11 57 (17.43%) HTML5
12 54 (16.51%) .NET Framework
13 52 (15.90%) Spring
14 46 (14.07%) Entity Framework
15 40 (12.23%) RESTful
16 38 (11.62%) WCF
17 36 (11.01%) Spring MVC
18 31 (9.48%) .NET Core
19 30 (9.17%) Dropwizard
20 27 (8.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (12.84%) Greenfield Project
2 15 (4.59%) User Experience
3 12 (3.67%) Linux Command Line
4 10 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.06%) Mobile App
5 7 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.83%) PKI
7 4 (1.22%) Derivative
7 4 (1.22%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.92%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.92%) Fintech
8 3 (0.92%) Fixed Income
8 3 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.61%) Algorithms
9 2 (0.61%) Equities
9 2 (0.61%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.61%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.61%) W3C
9 2 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 25 (7.65%) Windows
2 24 (7.34%) Unix
3 22 (6.73%) Linux
4 8 (2.45%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.92%) Android
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (51.99%) Agile Software Development
2 164 (50.15%) TDD
3 80 (24.46%) Continuous Integration
4 78 (23.85%) BDD
5 61 (18.65%) Scrum
6 60 (18.35%) Web Development
7 51 (15.60%) Microservices
8 48 (14.68%) SOLID
9 41 (12.54%) Pair Programming
9 41 (12.54%) Test Automation
10 39 (11.93%) E-Commerce
11 38 (11.62%) Front End Development
12 37 (11.31%) Software Engineering
13 34 (10.40%) SOA
14 32 (9.79%) MVVM
14 32 (9.79%) OO
15 26 (7.95%) Unit Testing
16 24 (7.34%) Continuous Delivery
17 23 (7.03%) Domain-Driven Design
18 22 (6.73%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 187 (57.19%) C#
2 152 (46.48%) JavaScript
3 94 (28.75%) SQL
4 92 (28.13%) Java
5 31 (9.48%) PHP
6 26 (7.95%) TypeScript
7 20 (6.12%) T-SQL
8 19 (5.81%) Groovy
9 16 (4.89%) Ruby
10 15 (4.59%) Python
11 13 (3.98%) Apple Swift
11 13 (3.98%) Scala
12 12 (3.67%) Objective-C
13 10 (3.06%) PL/SQL
14 8 (2.45%) VB.NET
15 7 (2.14%) ES6
15 7 (2.14%) PowerShell
15 7 (2.14%) XPath
16 5 (1.53%) Bash Shell
16 5 (1.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (4.28%) Degree
2 7 (2.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.83%) Master's Degree
4 3 (0.92%) MCP
4 3 (0.92%) MCPD
4 3 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (0.92%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.31%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (9.48%) QA
2 5 (1.53%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.92%) HL7
3 3 (0.92%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 17 (5.20%) Docker
2 1 (0.31%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 13 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
1 13 (3.98%) Puppet
2 9 (2.75%) Docker Swarm
2 9 (2.75%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.61%) Control-M
3 2 (0.61%) WMI
4 1 (0.31%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 58 (17.74%) Microsoft
2 16 (4.89%) Oracle
3 14 (4.28%) New Relic
4 13 (3.98%) Splunk
5 10 (3.06%) Adobe
5 10 (3.06%) AppDynamics
6 6 (1.83%) Sitecore
6 6 (1.83%) Zend
7 3 (0.92%) DevExpress
7 3 (0.92%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.61%) Apple
8 2 (0.61%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.61%) F5
8 2 (0.61%) Google
8 2 (0.61%) IBM
8 2 (0.61%) Informatica
8 2 (0.61%) Solace
9 1 (0.31%) CA
9 1 (0.31%) Lotus
9 1 (0.31%) TIBCO