Period
to 16 January 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 81 45 44
Rank change year-on-year -36 -1 +17
Contract jobs citing MVC 216 327 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.18% 4.63% 4.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.62% 5.19% 5.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 281 240
City of London median daily rate £525 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.53% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £418 £363 £325
90th Percentile £575 £575 £551
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £438
% change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -
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 5,967 6,295 5,511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.75% 89.19% 88.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,675 5,020 4,375
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £319 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £688 £665
Central London median daily rate £513 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +2.50% +5.26% +3.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 61 50
City of London median hourly rate £19.13 £18.70 £21.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% -11.48% -0.59%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.81 £13.73
90th Percentile £35.21 £31.50 £55.00
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -6.10% +7.89% -9.52%

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 -25 34 £525 +133.33%
MVC
Central London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 132 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 122 (56.48%) Agile Software Development
3 106 (49.07%) .NET
4 102 (47.22%) C#
5 95 (43.98%) HTML
6 89 (41.20%) AngularJS
7 75 (34.72%) TDD
8 71 (32.87%) ASP.NET
9 70 (32.41%) jQuery
10 68 (31.48%) SQL
11 64 (29.63%) CSS
11 64 (29.63%) SQL Server
12 62 (28.70%) HTML5
13 55 (25.46%) React
14 53 (24.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 50 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC
16 49 (22.69%) REST
17 47 (21.76%) Microsoft Azure
18 41 (18.98%) .NET Framework
19 38 (17.59%) ASP.NET Web API
20 37 (17.13%) Git (software)
21 36 (16.67%) Finance
22 34 (15.74%) Java
22 34 (15.74%) OO
23 33 (15.28%) Redux
24 32 (14.81%) Entity Framework
25 31 (14.35%) Banking
25 31 (14.35%) Spring
25 31 (14.35%) Microsoft
26 29 (13.43%) Continuous Integration

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 19 (8.80%) CMS
2 13 (6.02%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.85%) Drupal
3 4 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.39%) NServiceBus
5 2 (0.93%) Apache Solr
5 2 (0.93%) Confluence
5 2 (0.93%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.93%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.93%) IIS
5 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.93%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
5 2 (0.93%) WordPress
6 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (1.39%) InfoPath
2 2 (0.93%) Fireworks
2 2 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Endur
2 1 (0.46%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 47 (21.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (9.72%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.17%) Serverless
4 5 (2.31%) Dynamics 365
4 5 (2.31%) Office 365
5 3 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (1.39%) Amazon S3
5 3 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
5 3 (1.39%) Azure Functions
5 3 (1.39%) Heroku
5 3 (1.39%) PaaS
6 2 (0.93%) IaaS
6 2 (0.93%) Yammer
7 1 (0.46%) Apigee
7 1 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.46%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.46%) GitHub
7 1 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.46%) npm
7 1 (0.46%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.46%) AMQP
1 1 (0.46%) Internet
1 1 (0.46%) Intranet
1 1 (0.46%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.87%) MongoDB
3 12 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
4 11 (5.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 8 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (3.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.78%) Data Lake
9 5 (2.31%) Cosmos DB
9 5 (2.31%) Redis
10 4 (1.85%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.39%) MySQL
11 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
12 2 (0.93%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.93%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.93%) OLAP
12 2 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.93%) Power BI
13 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2014
13 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (17.13%) Git (software)
2 27 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 19 (8.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 14 (6.48%) TeamCity
5 11 (5.09%) Octopus Deploy
6 9 (4.17%) Jenkins
7 8 (3.70%) JIRA
7 8 (3.70%) JUnit
7 8 (3.70%) Visual Studio Team System
8 7 (3.24%) Jasmine
8 7 (3.24%) Mockito
9 6 (2.78%) Mocha
9 6 (2.78%) MSBuild
9 6 (2.78%) Selenium
10 5 (2.31%) gulp
11 4 (1.85%) JSUnit
12 3 (1.39%) Bitbucket
12 3 (1.39%) JIRA Agile
12 3 (1.39%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
13 2 (0.93%) SpecFlow
General
1 36 (16.67%) Finance
2 31 (14.35%) Banking
3 8 (3.70%) Front Office
3 8 (3.70%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.24%) Back Office
4 7 (3.24%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (2.78%) Law
6 5 (2.31%) Retail
7 2 (0.93%) Advertising
7 2 (0.93%) Publishing
8 1 (0.46%) Marketing
8 1 (0.46%) Prime Brokerage
8 1 (0.46%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 181 (83.80%) Developer
2 68 (31.48%) .NET Developer
3 48 (22.22%) JavaScript Developer
4 38 (17.59%) Angular Developer
5 32 (14.81%) C# Developer
5 32 (14.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 24 (11.11%) Java Developer
6 24 (11.11%) Senior Developer
7 23 (10.65%) React Developer
8 21 (9.72%) C# .NET Developer
9 17 (7.87%) PHP Developer
10 15 (6.94%) Full Stack Developer
11 11 (5.09%) MongoDB Developer
11 11 (5.09%) Node.js Developer
12 9 (4.17%) Senior Java Developer
13 8 (3.70%) Senior .NET Developer
14 7 (3.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 6 (2.78%) Investment Banking Java Developer
16 5 (2.31%) Senior C# Developer
16 5 (2.31%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (49.07%) .NET
2 95 (43.98%) HTML
3 89 (41.20%) AngularJS
4 71 (32.87%) ASP.NET
5 70 (32.41%) jQuery
6 64 (29.63%) CSS
7 62 (28.70%) HTML5
8 55 (25.46%) React
9 53 (24.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 50 (23.15%) ASP.NET MVC
11 49 (22.69%) REST
12 41 (18.98%) .NET Framework
13 38 (17.59%) ASP.NET Web API
14 33 (15.28%) Redux
15 32 (14.81%) Entity Framework
16 31 (14.35%) Spring
17 27 (12.50%) Web Services
18 26 (12.04%) Node.js
19 22 (10.19%) Spring MVC
20 20 (9.26%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.43%) User Experience
2 24 (11.11%) Fintech
2 24 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (4.63%) Mobile App
4 9 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.78%) iPad
6 4 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.85%) Blog
6 4 (1.85%) N-Tier
7 3 (1.39%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.39%) SWIFT
7 3 (1.39%) Video on Demand
7 3 (1.39%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.93%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.93%) NHS
9 1 (0.46%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.46%) Digital Wallet
9 1 (0.46%) Equities
9 1 (0.46%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 8 (3.70%) Windows
2 6 (2.78%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.46%) Android
3 1 (0.46%) Linux
3 1 (0.46%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (56.48%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (34.72%) TDD
3 34 (15.74%) OO
4 29 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (12.96%) Unit Testing
6 26 (12.04%) BDD
7 25 (11.57%) Microservices
8 20 (9.26%) Computer Science
8 20 (9.26%) Test Automation
9 18 (8.33%) Front End Development
9 18 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 17 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
11 16 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
11 16 (7.41%) DevOps
11 16 (7.41%) Web Development
12 15 (6.94%) E-Commerce
13 13 (6.02%) Scrum
13 13 (6.02%) SOA
13 13 (6.02%) SOLID
14 10 (4.63%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 132 (61.11%) JavaScript
2 102 (47.22%) C#
3 68 (31.48%) SQL
4 34 (15.74%) Java
5 22 (10.19%) PHP
6 20 (9.26%) Java 8
7 18 (8.33%) T-SQL
8 14 (6.48%) PowerShell
9 9 (4.17%) TypeScript
10 5 (2.31%) C
11 4 (1.85%) Python
12 3 (1.39%) ES6
12 3 (1.39%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.39%) Ruby
13 2 (0.93%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.93%) PHP 7
14 1 (0.46%) Perl
14 1 (0.46%) Scala
14 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.46%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (12.96%) Degree
2 16 (7.41%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.85%) Numerate Degree
4 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.46%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.56%) Docker
2 2 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.85%) Puppet
2 2 (0.93%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.46%) Ansible
3 1 (0.46%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.46%) Kibana
3 1 (0.46%) logstash
3 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 31 (14.35%) Microsoft
2 6 (2.78%) Apple
2 6 (2.78%) Escenic
2 6 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (1.85%) Nintex
3 4 (1.85%) Oracle
3 4 (1.85%) Telerik
4 3 (1.39%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.93%) Google
5 2 (0.93%) iManage
5 2 (0.93%) Lotus
6 1 (0.46%) OpenLink
6 1 (0.46%) Perforce
6 1 (0.46%) SAP
6 1 (0.46%) Splunk
6 1 (0.46%) Workday