Period
to 21 April 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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 50 85
Rank change year-on-year -14 +35 -37
Contract jobs citing MVC 69 68 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.46% 3.69% 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.82% 4.27% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 53 29
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - +15.38%
10th Percentile £323 £275 £300
90th Percentile £479 £486 £458
Scotland median daily rate £375 £365 £348
% change year-on-year +2.74% +5.04% +6.92%
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 2,446 1,591 2,460
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.08% 86.37% 84.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,472 994 1,332
Edinburgh median daily rate £411 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.81% - +3.23%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £555
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 21 14
Edinburgh median hourly rate £28.00 £18.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.56% -20.88% -28.35%
10th Percentile £14.59 £13.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £119.33 £47.23 £42.43
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £17.45 £34.00
% change year-on-year +20.38% -48.69% +24.77%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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 52 (75.36%) C#
1 52 (75.36%) .NET
2 45 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 44 (63.77%) JavaScript
4 38 (55.07%) HTML
5 36 (52.17%) SQL Server
6 35 (50.72%) CSS
7 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
9 27 (39.13%) AngularJS
10 26 (37.68%) .NET Framework
11 24 (34.78%) SQL
12 21 (30.43%) Finance
12 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
13 19 (27.54%) Front End Development
14 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
14 18 (26.09%) jQuery
14 18 (26.09%) HTML5
14 18 (26.09%) CSS3
15 16 (23.19%) Entity Framework
16 15 (21.74%) React
16 15 (21.74%) Web Development
16 15 (21.74%) Web Services
17 14 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
18 11 (15.94%) SDLC
18 11 (15.94%) RESTful
18 11 (15.94%) TDD
19 10 (14.49%) Spring
19 10 (14.49%) XML
20 9 (13.04%) Java

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 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
1 4 (5.80%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (4.35%) CMS
3 2 (2.90%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.90%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.45%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.45%) Confluence
4 1 (1.45%) IIS
4 1 (1.45%) JBoss
4 1 (1.45%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.25%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.80%) Office 365
4 2 (2.90%) npm
5 1 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.45%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.45%) IaaS
5 1 (1.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.80%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.25%) MySQL
3 5 (7.25%) Relational Database
4 4 (5.80%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.45%) ArangoDB
5 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.59%) Maven
2 7 (10.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.14%) Selenium
2 7 (10.14%) Visual Studio
3 6 (8.70%) Ant
3 6 (8.70%) NUnit
3 6 (8.70%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (4.35%) JUnit
5 2 (2.90%) Jasmine
5 2 (2.90%) JIRA
5 2 (2.90%) jMock
5 2 (2.90%) Mockito
5 2 (2.90%) ReSharper
5 2 (2.90%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.45%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.45%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.45%) JMeter
6 1 (1.45%) MSBuild
6 1 (1.45%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (30.43%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Banking
3 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (85.51%) Developer
2 37 (53.62%) .NET Developer
3 19 (27.54%) C# Developer
4 14 (20.29%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (11.59%) ASP.NET Developer
5 8 (11.59%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Developer
8 5 (7.25%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 5 (7.25%) Performance Engineer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (7.25%) VB.NET Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Java Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Java Engineer
9 4 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (75.36%) .NET
2 45 (65.22%) ASP.NET
3 38 (55.07%) HTML
4 35 (50.72%) CSS
5 30 (43.48%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (39.13%) AngularJS
7 26 (37.68%) .NET Framework
8 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 18 (26.09%) CSS3
9 18 (26.09%) HTML5
9 18 (26.09%) jQuery
10 16 (23.19%) Entity Framework
11 15 (21.74%) React
11 15 (21.74%) Web Services
12 11 (15.94%) RESTful
13 10 (14.49%) Spring
13 10 (14.49%) XML
14 9 (13.04%) SignalR
15 8 (11.59%) Angular 2
15 8 (11.59%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.70%) Virtual Team
2 3 (4.35%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.35%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.45%) Blog
4 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (49.28%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (27.54%) Front End Development
3 15 (21.74%) Web Development
4 14 (20.29%) Continuous Integration
5 11 (15.94%) SDLC
5 11 (15.94%) TDD
6 9 (13.04%) Scrum
7 7 (10.14%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.14%) Test Automation
8 6 (8.70%) API Design
8 6 (8.70%) BDD
8 6 (8.70%) Coaching
8 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.25%) Performance Engineering
10 4 (5.80%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.80%) MVVM
10 4 (5.80%) OO
10 4 (5.80%) Progressive Enhancement
10 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
11 3 (4.35%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 52 (75.36%) C#
2 44 (63.77%) JavaScript
3 24 (34.78%) SQL
4 9 (13.04%) Java
5 8 (11.59%) TypeScript
6 6 (8.70%) PowerShell
6 6 (8.70%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.80%) PHP
8 3 (4.35%) ES6
8 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.45%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 1 (1.45%) Degree
1 1 (1.45%) MCSD
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) WMI
Vendors
1 18 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.35%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.45%) IBM
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) Sitecore