Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 49 58
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 -11
Contract jobs citing MVC 291 318 262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.15% 4.80% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.76% 5.40% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 267 230
City of London median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £365 £350 £292
90th Percentile £588 £575 £539
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £438
% change year-on-year - +8.57% +9.38%
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 6,116 5,889 5,938
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 87.17% 88.89% 87.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,848 4,551 4,777
City of London median daily rate £509 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.75% +5.26% +5.21%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 55 43
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £20.54 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.96% +2.70% -4.76%
10th Percentile £13.28 £13.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £27.03 £31.20 £46.31
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -1.58% -5.00% -2.44%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -10 16 £500 +92.31%
Moorgate - 8 - -
MVC
Central London

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 179 (61.51%) Agile Software Development
2 175 (60.14%) .NET
3 158 (54.30%) C#
4 149 (51.20%) JavaScript
5 132 (45.36%) ASP.NET
6 120 (41.24%) TDD
7 107 (36.77%) HTML
7 107 (36.77%) AngularJS
8 94 (32.30%) ASP.NET MVC
9 91 (31.27%) SQL
10 90 (30.93%) CSS
11 87 (29.90%) Finance
12 83 (28.52%) Microsoft Azure
13 82 (28.18%) ASP.NET Web API
14 81 (27.84%) SQL Server
15 62 (21.31%) REST
16 56 (19.24%) .NET Framework
17 55 (18.90%) Microservices
18 47 (16.15%) jQuery
19 46 (15.81%) HTML5
20 44 (15.12%) Git (software)
20 44 (15.12%) Microsoft
21 43 (14.78%) Java
22 42 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
22 42 (14.43%) Entity Framework
22 42 (14.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 41 (14.09%) BDD
23 41 (14.09%) RESTful
23 41 (14.09%) User Experience
23 41 (14.09%) Scrum

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 16 (5.50%) CMS
2 10 (3.44%) Apache
3 9 (3.09%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.72%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (1.03%) IIS
6 3 (1.03%) NServiceBus
6 3 (1.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.03%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.69%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.69%) JBoss
8 1 (0.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.34%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.34%) Confluence
8 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.34%) nginx
8 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 12 (4.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 12 (4.12%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (0.34%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.69%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.34%) Endur
2 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.34%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 83 (28.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (14.43%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (3.44%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (3.44%) Amazon S3
3 10 (3.44%) Amazon SQS
3 10 (3.44%) GitHub
3 10 (3.44%) Heroku
3 10 (3.44%) IaaS
4 8 (2.75%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (2.75%) npm
5 7 (2.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 7 (2.41%) PaaS
6 3 (1.03%) Serverless
7 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.34%) iPaaS
7 1 (0.34%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.34%) Office 365
7 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.78%) HTTP
2 5 (1.72%) SSL
3 4 (1.37%) AMQP
4 3 (1.03%) SMS
5 1 (0.34%) Firewall
5 1 (0.34%) FTP
5 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.34%) Internet
5 1 (0.34%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 81 (27.84%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.90%) MySQL
3 20 (6.87%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.12%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.75%) Cosmos DB
7 7 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
7 7 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (2.06%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.72%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.37%) Big Data
10 4 (1.37%) Data Lake
10 4 (1.37%) Power BI
10 4 (1.37%) Redis
10 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (1.37%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 44 (15.12%) Git (software)
2 38 (13.06%) Selenium
3 24 (8.25%) JIRA
4 20 (6.87%) JUnit
5 19 (6.53%) Visual Studio Team System
6 18 (6.19%) Jasmine
7 16 (5.50%) SpecFlow
8 15 (5.15%) TeamCity
9 14 (4.81%) Visual Studio
10 13 (4.47%) Axure RP
11 12 (4.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 11 (3.78%) NUnit
13 9 (3.09%) Mockito
13 9 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
13 9 (3.09%) webpack
14 8 (2.75%) JIRA Agile
14 8 (2.75%) TestNG
14 8 (2.75%) Xdebug
15 7 (2.41%) Jenkins
15 7 (2.41%) Moq
General
1 87 (29.90%) Finance
2 26 (8.93%) Banking
3 17 (5.84%) Retail
4 16 (5.50%) Investment Banking
5 13 (4.47%) Financial Institution
6 12 (4.12%) Back Office
7 9 (3.09%) Front Office
8 4 (1.37%) Advertising
8 4 (1.37%) Law
8 4 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.69%) Marketing
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) Games
10 1 (0.34%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.34%) Publishing
10 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.34%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 270 (92.78%) Developer
2 93 (31.96%) .NET Developer
3 78 (26.80%) C# Developer
4 46 (15.81%) Angular Developer
5 44 (15.12%) C# .NET Developer
6 33 (11.34%) Java Developer
7 31 (10.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 30 (10.31%) JavaScript Developer
8 30 (10.31%) PHP Developer
9 22 (7.56%) Azure Developer
9 22 (7.56%) Senior Developer
10 20 (6.87%) Full Stack Developer
11 15 (5.15%) E-Commerce Developer
11 15 (5.15%) SQL Developer
12 14 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 12 (4.12%) ASP.NET Developer
14 11 (3.78%) UI Developer
15 10 (3.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (3.44%) React Developer
15 10 (3.44%) Ruby on Rails Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (60.14%) .NET
2 132 (45.36%) ASP.NET
3 107 (36.77%) AngularJS
3 107 (36.77%) HTML
4 94 (32.30%) ASP.NET MVC
5 90 (30.93%) CSS
6 82 (28.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 62 (21.31%) REST
8 56 (19.24%) .NET Framework
9 47 (16.15%) jQuery
10 46 (15.81%) HTML5
11 42 (14.43%) Entity Framework
11 42 (14.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 41 (14.09%) RESTful
13 40 (13.75%) Web Services
14 38 (13.06%) WCF
15 37 (12.71%) React
16 31 (10.65%) Spring
17 30 (10.31%) CSS3
18 25 (8.59%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 41 (14.09%) User Experience
2 39 (13.40%) Greenfield Project
3 20 (6.87%) Computer Science
3 20 (6.87%) Fintech
4 12 (4.12%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.12%) Virtual Team
5 11 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (2.41%) iPad
8 5 (1.72%) Grid Computing
8 5 (1.72%) Market Risk
9 4 (1.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 3 (1.03%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.69%) Analytical Mindset
11 2 (0.69%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.69%) Digital Wallet
11 2 (0.69%) e-Learning
11 2 (0.69%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.69%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.69%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.47%) Windows
2 10 (3.44%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.72%) Unix
4 3 (1.03%) Android
5 1 (0.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (61.51%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (41.24%) TDD
3 55 (18.90%) Microservices
4 41 (14.09%) BDD
4 41 (14.09%) Scrum
5 40 (13.75%) Web Development
6 39 (13.40%) OO
7 35 (12.03%) SOLID
8 34 (11.68%) E-Commerce
8 34 (11.68%) Kanban
9 33 (11.34%) Unit Testing
10 30 (10.31%) Front End Development
11 29 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (9.62%) Test Automation
13 27 (9.28%) DevOps
13 27 (9.28%) Software Engineering
14 26 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (7.56%) MVVM
15 22 (7.56%) SOA
16 18 (6.19%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 158 (54.30%) C#
2 149 (51.20%) JavaScript
3 91 (31.27%) SQL
4 43 (14.78%) Java
5 31 (10.65%) PHP
6 22 (7.56%) TypeScript
7 19 (6.53%) Java 8
8 16 (5.50%) Ruby
9 14 (4.81%) VB.NET
10 13 (4.47%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.75%) PowerShell
12 5 (1.72%) Scala
13 4 (1.37%) C
13 4 (1.37%) PL/SQL
14 3 (1.03%) Apple Swift
14 3 (1.03%) F#
15 2 (0.69%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.34%) ES6
16 1 (0.34%) Perl
16 1 (0.34%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (7.22%) Degree
2 18 (6.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (2.06%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.06%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.34%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.12%) QA
2 4 (1.37%) HL7
3 3 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.69%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (7.22%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.37%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (1.37%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.69%) Ansible
2 2 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (15.12%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.12%) Adobe
3 11 (3.78%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (3.44%) SAP
5 8 (2.75%) Oracle
6 7 (2.41%) Apple
6 7 (2.41%) New Relic
6 7 (2.41%) Rollbar
7 3 (1.03%) Escenic
7 3 (1.03%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.69%) DevExpress
8 2 (0.69%) Splunk
8 2 (0.69%) Zend
9 1 (0.34%) AppDynamics
9 1 (0.34%) Google
9 1 (0.34%) OpenLink
9 1 (0.34%) Tableau
9 1 (0.34%) Telerik
9 1 (0.34%) VMware
9 1 (0.34%) Xamarin