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 3 months to 28 April 2017 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)
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 70 50
Rank change year-on-year +30 -20  
Contract jobs citing MVC 156 100 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.79% 2.88% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.57% 3.31% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 92 180
Median daily rate £450 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +11.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £263 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +38.46% -7.14%  

MVC is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2799 3018 4476
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.91% 87.05% 82.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2137 2448 3464
Median daily rate £500 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 28 39
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.78% -30.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £16.75 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £44.00 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 28 April 2017.

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, 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.

1 174 (60.42%) C#
2 159 (55.21%) .NET
3 137 (47.57%) JavaScript
4 129 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
5 125 (43.40%) ASP.NET
6 122 (42.36%) AngularJS
7 119 (41.32%) TDD
8 114 (39.58%) HTML
9 110 (38.19%) CSS
10 105 (36.46%) SQL Server
11 95 (32.99%) ASP.NET MVC
12 93 (32.29%) SQL
13 66 (22.92%) Java
14 65 (22.57%) Finance
15 62 (21.53%) Scrum
15 62 (21.53%) BDD
16 56 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
17 55 (19.10%) jQuery
18 53 (18.40%) Spring
19 52 (18.06%) HTML5
20 47 (16.32%) Web Services
21 46 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
22 43 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
22 43 (14.93%) Spring MVC
23 42 (14.58%) React
24 41 (14.24%) Web Development
25 40 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
26 38 (13.19%) OO
27 37 (12.85%) WPF
27 37 (12.85%) Entity Framework

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 11 (3.82%) IIS
2 8 (2.78%) JBoss
3 6 (2.08%) Confluence
4 5 (1.74%) Apache
4 5 (1.74%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.39%) CMS
6 3 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.04%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.69%) Drupal
7 2 (0.69%) Kentico
7 2 (0.69%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.69%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.69%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.35%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.35%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.35%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (1.04%) OmniGraffle
2 2 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.74%) Workday HCM
2 4 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.69%) Bloomberg AIM
3 2 (0.69%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.35%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.35%) Endur
4 1 (0.35%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 46 (15.97%) Amazon AWS
2 40 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.04%) Slack
4 2 (0.69%) GitHub
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.35%) IaaS
5 1 (0.35%) Route 53
5 1 (0.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.17%) HTTP
2 5 (1.74%) DNS
2 5 (1.74%) Intranet
2 5 (1.74%) SSL
3 3 (1.04%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) AMQP
4 1 (0.35%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (36.46%) SQL Server
2 35 (12.15%) MongoDB
3 34 (11.81%) NoSQL
4 23 (7.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (6.94%) Relational Database
6 19 (6.60%) MySQL
7 18 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
8 17 (5.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 16 (5.56%) SQL Server 2016
10 8 (2.78%) Apache Cassandra
11 7 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (2.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2014
13 5 (1.74%) Azure SQL Database
14 4 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.39%) RavenDB
15 3 (1.04%) MarkLogic
15 3 (1.04%) RDBMS
16 2 (0.69%) Big Data
17 1 (0.35%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 35 (12.15%) Git (software)
2 27 (9.38%) gulp
3 20 (6.94%) Grunt
3 20 (6.94%) Jasmine
4 18 (6.25%) Selenium
5 15 (5.21%) JIRA
5 15 (5.21%) Visual Studio
6 14 (4.86%) NUnit
7 12 (4.17%) IntelliJ
7 12 (4.17%) Jenkins
8 11 (3.82%) Maven
8 11 (3.82%) Moq
8 11 (3.82%) webpack
9 10 (3.47%) Axure RP
9 10 (3.47%) JUnit
9 10 (3.47%) Team Foundation Server
10 9 (3.13%) TeamCity
11 8 (2.78%) Subversion
12 7 (2.43%) Bower
13 6 (2.08%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 65 (22.57%) Finance
2 29 (10.07%) Banking
3 13 (4.51%) Front Office
3 13 (4.51%) Retail
4 10 (3.47%) Marketing
5 7 (2.43%) Advertising
5 7 (2.43%) Telecoms
6 6 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.04%) Back Office
7 3 (1.04%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.04%) Games
8 2 (0.69%) Publishing
8 2 (0.69%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.35%) Automotive
9 1 (0.35%) Law
9 1 (0.35%) Legal
9 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 262 (90.97%) Developer
2 81 (28.13%) .NET Developer
3 69 (23.96%) C# Developer
4 53 (18.40%) Full Stack Developer
5 51 (17.71%) Java Developer
6 37 (12.85%) Angular Developer
7 35 (12.15%) C# .NET Developer
8 29 (10.07%) Senior Developer
9 26 (9.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 26 (9.03%) SQL Developer
10 23 (7.99%) ASP.NET Developer
11 22 (7.64%) UI Developer
12 21 (7.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 20 (6.94%) JavaScript Developer
14 19 (6.60%) Senior .NET Developer
15 18 (6.25%) Senior C# Developer
16 17 (5.90%) WPF Developer
17 16 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 14 (4.86%) Web Developer
19 13 (4.51%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (55.21%) .NET
2 125 (43.40%) ASP.NET
3 122 (42.36%) AngularJS
4 114 (39.58%) HTML
5 110 (38.19%) CSS
6 95 (32.99%) ASP.NET MVC
7 56 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 55 (19.10%) jQuery
9 53 (18.40%) Spring
10 52 (18.06%) HTML5
11 47 (16.32%) Web Services
12 43 (14.93%) Spring MVC
13 42 (14.58%) React
14 37 (12.85%) Entity Framework
14 37 (12.85%) WPF
15 35 (12.15%) Node.js
16 34 (11.81%) REST
17 32 (11.11%) WCF
18 30 (10.42%) Ajax
19 28 (9.72%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.81%) Greenfield Project
2 13 (4.51%) User Experience
3 11 (3.82%) Fintech
4 10 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (3.13%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.13%) Public Cloud
6 7 (2.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (2.08%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (1.74%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.74%) Graphic Design
9 4 (1.39%) Online Banking
10 3 (1.04%) Digital Media
10 3 (1.04%) NHS
10 3 (1.04%) Social Media
11 2 (0.69%) iPad
11 2 (0.69%) Linux Command Line
12 1 (0.35%) Blog
12 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
12 1 (0.35%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.94%) Windows
2 17 (5.90%) Linux
3 14 (4.86%) Android
4 13 (4.51%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.39%) Unix
6 3 (1.04%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.69%) CentOS
8 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.35%) webOS
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (44.79%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (41.32%) TDD
3 62 (21.53%) BDD
3 62 (21.53%) Scrum
4 43 (14.93%) Continuous Integration
5 41 (14.24%) Web Development
6 38 (13.19%) OO
7 36 (12.50%) SOA
8 31 (10.76%) SOLID
9 27 (9.38%) Front End Development
10 26 (9.03%) Microservices
10 26 (9.03%) Multithreading
11 25 (8.68%) Kanban
11 25 (8.68%) MVVM
12 23 (7.99%) Software Engineering
13 22 (7.64%) Unit Testing
14 21 (7.29%) Domain-Driven Design
14 21 (7.29%) Web Application Development
15 20 (6.94%) Analytics
16 19 (6.60%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 174 (60.42%) C#
2 137 (47.57%) JavaScript
3 93 (32.29%) SQL
4 66 (22.92%) Java
5 29 (10.07%) T-SQL
6 21 (7.29%) PHP
7 15 (5.21%) Scala
8 11 (3.82%) Groovy
9 6 (2.08%) Python
9 6 (2.08%) Ruby
9 6 (2.08%) XAML
10 5 (1.74%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.39%) C++
11 4 (1.39%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.39%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.04%) Shell Script
12 3 (1.04%) VB
13 2 (0.69%) Apple Swift
13 2 (0.69%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (3.13%) Degree
2 2 (0.69%) CFA
2 2 (0.69%) OCPJP
3 1 (0.35%) MCP
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.35%) PMP
3 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.21%) QA
2 4 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (1.74%) Kubernetes
2 4 (1.39%) Puppet
3 3 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.35%) Ansible
4 1 (0.35%) Control-M
4 1 (0.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (8.68%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.17%) New Relic
3 10 (3.47%) Oracle
4 8 (2.78%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.78%) Zend
5 5 (1.74%) Workday
6 4 (1.39%) Google
6 4 (1.39%) Telerik
7 3 (1.04%) Adobe
8 2 (0.69%) Apigee
8 2 (0.69%) Bloomberg
8 2 (0.69%) Charles River
8 2 (0.69%) Eze Software Group
8 2 (0.69%) Panasonic
8 2 (0.69%) Redback
8 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.69%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.35%) Canoo
9 1 (0.35%) LexisNexis
9 1 (0.35%) Solace
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