Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 50 95
Rank change year-on-year -25 +45 -50
Contract jobs citing MVC 66 72 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.19% 3.22% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.50% 3.83% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 58 29
Edinburgh median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £313 £303 £265
90th Percentile £475 £625 £443
Scotland median daily rate £375 £370 £325
% change year-on-year +1.35% +13.85% -3.35%
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 2,636 1,882 2,415
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.34% 84.09% 85.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,528 1,156 1,336
Edinburgh median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £289 £260 £270
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £18.50 £15.86 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.65% +0.28% -20.93%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.23 £11.05
90th Percentile £46.10 £43.39 £43.63
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% -23.61% +31.05%

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 17 July 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 17 July 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 43 (65.15%) JavaScript
1 43 (65.15%) .NET
2 41 (62.12%) C#
3 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (51.52%) ASP.NET
5 33 (50.00%) HTML
6 29 (43.94%) SQL Server
6 29 (43.94%) CSS
7 27 (40.91%) Finance
8 22 (33.33%) SQL
8 22 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 22 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 20 (30.30%) HTML5
10 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
10 19 (28.79%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (27.27%) Web Services
12 16 (24.24%) TDD
12 16 (24.24%) Front End Development
13 15 (22.73%) Web Development
13 15 (22.73%) .NET Framework
13 15 (22.73%) Scrum
14 14 (21.21%) Spring
14 14 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
15 13 (19.70%) RESTful
15 13 (19.70%) CSS3
15 13 (19.70%) jQuery
15 13 (19.70%) Java
16 12 (18.18%) React
17 11 (16.67%) Entity Framework
17 11 (16.67%) XML

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 (6.06%) JBoss
2 2 (3.03%) CMS
2 2 (3.03%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (1.52%) Confluence
3 1 (1.52%) EPiServer
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.58%) npm
3 2 (3.03%) Yarn
4 1 (1.52%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (43.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.06%) MySQL
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.52%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (16.67%) Maven
2 8 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 8 (12.12%) Visual Studio
3 7 (10.61%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (9.09%) JUnit
5 5 (7.58%) Selenium
6 4 (6.06%) Ant
6 4 (6.06%) TeamCity
7 3 (4.55%) Jasmine
8 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
8 2 (3.03%) Jenkins
8 2 (3.03%) JIRA
8 2 (3.03%) JMeter
8 2 (3.03%) jMock
8 2 (3.03%) Mockito
8 2 (3.03%) Oracle Forms
9 1 (1.52%) Bitbucket
9 1 (1.52%) MSBuild
9 1 (1.52%) NUnit
9 1 (1.52%) ReSharper
General
1 27 (40.91%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Banking
3 3 (4.55%) Legal
4 2 (3.03%) Front Office
5 1 (1.52%) Marketing
5 1 (1.52%) Retail
5 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 59 (89.39%) Developer
2 29 (43.94%) .NET Developer
3 17 (25.76%) C# Developer
4 14 (21.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (13.64%) Java Developer
6 8 (12.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 7 (10.61%) Full Stack Developer
8 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 6 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (9.09%) JavaScript Developer
8 6 (9.09%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.06%) Software Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Digital Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Performance Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior .NET Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Senior Developer
10 3 (4.55%) VB.NET Developer
10 3 (4.55%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
10 3 (4.55%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (65.15%) .NET
2 34 (51.52%) ASP.NET
3 33 (50.00%) HTML
4 29 (43.94%) CSS
5 22 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 22 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (30.30%) HTML5
7 18 (27.27%) Web Services
8 15 (22.73%) .NET Framework
9 14 (21.21%) ASP.NET Web API
9 14 (21.21%) Spring
10 13 (19.70%) CSS3
10 13 (19.70%) jQuery
10 13 (19.70%) RESTful
11 12 (18.18%) React
12 11 (16.67%) Entity Framework
12 11 (16.67%) XML
13 9 (13.64%) SOAP
14 8 (12.12%) Angular 2
14 8 (12.12%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.06%) Virtual Team
2 3 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (4.55%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.03%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.03%) Equities
4 1 (1.52%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.03%) Linux
1 2 (3.03%) Unix
1 2 (3.03%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Android
2 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (60.61%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.79%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (24.24%) Front End Development
3 16 (24.24%) TDD
4 15 (22.73%) Scrum
4 15 (22.73%) Web Development
5 6 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 6 (9.09%) MVVM
5 6 (9.09%) Progressive Enhancement
5 6 (9.09%) Test Automation
6 5 (7.58%) Configuration Management
6 5 (7.58%) OO
6 5 (7.58%) Performance Optimisation
6 5 (7.58%) SDLC
7 4 (6.06%) API Design
7 4 (6.06%) BDD
7 4 (6.06%) Coaching
7 4 (6.06%) Microservices
7 4 (6.06%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (6.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 43 (65.15%) JavaScript
2 41 (62.12%) C#
3 22 (33.33%) SQL
4 13 (19.70%) Java
5 5 (7.58%) ES6
5 5 (7.58%) Java 8
5 5 (7.58%) TypeScript
6 4 (6.06%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.03%) AspectJ
7 2 (3.03%) PHP
7 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
7 2 (3.03%) PowerShell
7 2 (3.03%) Python
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.52%) WMI
Vendors
1 19 (28.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.55%) Oracle
3 2 (3.03%) Xamarin
4 1 (1.52%) IBM
4 1 (1.52%) SAP