Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 10 December 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)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 69 90 64
Rank change year-on-year +21 -26 +7
Contract jobs citing MVC 72 49 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.53% 1.69% 2.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 1.96% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 32 42
Edinburgh median daily rate £394 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £313 £326 £272
90th Percentile £500 £459 £487
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,512 2,498 1,698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.11% 85.93% 85.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,261 1,449 995
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.13% +2.44%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +2.56% +7.59% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 19 31
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -16.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £11.07 £11.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £44.41 £35.00 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% +5.00%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing MVC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Edinburgh

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MVC in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Edinburgh

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Edinburgh

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MVC.

1 51 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 47 (65.28%) .NET
2 47 (65.28%) C#
3 46 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (58.33%) HTML
5 37 (51.39%) ASP.NET
6 36 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 35 (48.61%) CSS
8 32 (44.44%) HTML5
9 29 (40.28%) SQL
10 27 (37.50%) .NET Framework
10 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
10 27 (37.50%) AngularJS
11 25 (34.72%) React
12 21 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
13 20 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (27.78%) TDD
13 20 (27.78%) Visual Studio
14 19 (26.39%) Java
14 19 (26.39%) Finance
14 19 (26.39%) jQuery
14 19 (26.39%) TypeScript
15 17 (23.61%) Spring
16 16 (22.22%) XML
16 16 (22.22%) CSS3
17 15 (20.83%) SDLC
17 15 (20.83%) Web Services
17 15 (20.83%) Test Automation
18 14 (19.44%) NUnit
18 14 (19.44%) Mentoring

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 13 (18.06%) SharePoint
1 13 (18.06%) SharePoint 2013
2 5 (6.94%) JBoss
3 2 (2.78%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.39%) Apache
4 1 (1.39%) CMS
4 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.39%) EPiServer
Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (19.44%) Office 365
2 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.56%) npm
3 4 (5.56%) NuGet
3 4 (5.56%) Yarn
4 2 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.39%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.06%) Relational Database
3 12 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (4.17%) MySQL
6 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
6 2 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.39%) Flink
7 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (1.39%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 21 (29.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (27.78%) Visual Studio
3 14 (19.44%) NUnit
4 10 (13.89%) Git (software)
5 6 (8.33%) Maven
6 5 (6.94%) Jenkins
7 4 (5.56%) Cucumber
7 4 (5.56%) JUnit
7 4 (5.56%) TeamCity
8 2 (2.78%) Eclipse
8 2 (2.78%) Selenium
9 1 (1.39%) Babel
9 1 (1.39%) Moq
9 1 (1.39%) Subversion
9 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (1.39%) webpack
General
1 19 (26.39%) Finance
2 8 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (5.56%) Front Office
4 1 (1.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.39%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (88.89%) Developer
2 22 (30.56%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.67%) Senior Developer
3 12 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 11 (15.28%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (15.28%) C# Developer
4 11 (15.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 10 (13.89%) JavaScript Developer
5 10 (13.89%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 9 (12.50%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Web Developer
10 3 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.17%) Software Engineer
10 3 (4.17%) SQL Developer
11 2 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 2 (2.78%) Principal Engineer
11 2 (2.78%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (65.28%) .NET
2 42 (58.33%) HTML
3 37 (51.39%) ASP.NET
4 35 (48.61%) CSS
5 32 (44.44%) HTML5
6 27 (37.50%) .NET Framework
6 27 (37.50%) AngularJS
6 27 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (34.72%) React
8 19 (26.39%) jQuery
9 17 (23.61%) Spring
10 16 (22.22%) CSS3
10 16 (22.22%) XML
11 15 (20.83%) Web Services
12 13 (18.06%) KnockoutJS
13 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 9 (12.50%) Apache Camel
14 9 (12.50%) Node.js
15 7 (9.72%) Entity Framework
15 7 (9.72%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Data Structures
2 4 (5.56%) Equities
3 3 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.39%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Linux
1 4 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (63.89%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
2 20 (27.78%) TDD
3 15 (20.83%) SDLC
3 15 (20.83%) Test Automation
4 14 (19.44%) Coaching
4 14 (19.44%) Mentoring
5 13 (18.06%) Front End Development
6 10 (13.89%) BDD
6 10 (13.89%) Web Development
7 9 (12.50%) Integration Testing
8 8 (11.11%) OO
9 7 (9.72%) Scrum
10 6 (8.33%) Microservices
11 5 (6.94%) Project Management
11 5 (6.94%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.94%) SOLID
12 4 (5.56%) Continuous Deployment
12 4 (5.56%) Garbage Collection
12 4 (5.56%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 51 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 47 (65.28%) C#
3 29 (40.28%) SQL
4 19 (26.39%) Java
4 19 (26.39%) TypeScript
5 11 (15.28%) PowerShell
6 8 (11.11%) Java 8
7 4 (5.56%) ES6
7 4 (5.56%) Python
8 3 (4.17%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.78%) AspectJ
9 2 (2.78%) PHP
9 2 (2.78%) PL/SQL
10 1 (1.39%) Delphi
10 1 (1.39%) VB
10 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 5 (6.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.39%) SAP
3 1 (1.39%) Sybase
3 1 (1.39%) Xamarin