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 3 months to 22 June 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)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 67 35
Rank change year-on-year +29 -32  
Contract jobs citing MVC 48 31 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 4.00% 2.28% 3.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.78% 2.67% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 19 37
Median daily rate £395 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% +1.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £243 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £606 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £350 £338
% change year-on-year +2.85% +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% -  

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1005 1160 1193
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.68% 85.36% 82.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 590 638 642
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 14
Median hourly rate £15.86 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.35% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.05 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 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 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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 22 June 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for MVC.

1 59 (81.94%) .NET
2 52 (72.22%) C#
3 48 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 44 (61.11%) HTML
5 39 (54.17%) AngularJS
6 37 (51.39%) ASP.NET
7 36 (50.00%) .NET Framework
8 33 (45.83%) CSS
9 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (37.50%) TDD
10 27 (37.50%) SQL
10 27 (37.50%) SQL Server
10 27 (37.50%) Entity Framework
11 26 (36.11%) jQuery
12 22 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
13 21 (29.17%) Web Services
14 20 (27.78%) Finance
14 20 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (26.39%) Responsive Web Design
15 19 (26.39%) Team Foundation Server
15 19 (26.39%) XSLT
15 19 (26.39%) EPiServer
16 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
16 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
17 16 (22.22%) Migration
17 16 (22.22%) LINQ
18 14 (19.44%) Financial Institution
18 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
18 14 (19.44%) Java
19 13 (18.06%) gulp

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 19 (26.39%) EPiServer
2 9 (12.50%) CMS
3 5 (6.94%) JBoss
3 5 (6.94%) Umbraco
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (4.17%) Tomcat
5 3 (4.17%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.78%) Drupal
6 2 (2.78%) GlassFish
6 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.39%) Apache Solr
7 1 (1.39%) Confluence
7 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (1.39%) IIS
7 1 (1.39%) WebSphere Portal
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (30.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.78%) IaaS
2 2 (2.78%) PaaS
3 1 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle Database
3 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.78%) Redis
5 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.39%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 18 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 13 (18.06%) gulp
3 13 (18.06%) Moq
3 13 (18.06%) Octopus Deploy
4 6 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 6 (8.33%) Maven
5 5 (6.94%) JUnit
5 5 (6.94%) Mockito
5 5 (6.94%) Visual Studio
6 4 (5.56%) jMock
7 2 (2.78%) Ant
7 2 (2.78%) Jasmine
7 2 (2.78%) Jenkins
7 2 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
8 1 (1.39%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.39%) IntelliJ
8 1 (1.39%) JIRA
8 1 (1.39%) SonarQube
8 1 (1.39%) TestComplete
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 14 (19.44%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.94%) Banking
4 2 (2.78%) Games
5 1 (1.39%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 48 (66.67%) Developer
2 23 (31.94%) .NET Developer
3 21 (29.17%) C# Developer
4 18 (25.00%) Architect
5 14 (19.44%) C# .NET Developer
6 12 (16.67%) Senior Developer
7 9 (12.50%) Java Developer
8 8 (11.11%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (9.72%) Senior C# .NET Developer
9 7 (9.72%) Senior C# Developer
10 6 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (6.94%) Angular Developer
11 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET Developer
11 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 5 (6.94%) UI Developer
12 4 (5.56%) .NET Software Developer
12 4 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
12 4 (5.56%) Senior .NET Software Developer
12 4 (5.56%) Senior C# Software Developer
12 4 (5.56%) Senior UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (81.94%) .NET
2 44 (61.11%) HTML
3 39 (54.17%) AngularJS
4 37 (51.39%) ASP.NET
5 36 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 33 (45.83%) CSS
7 27 (37.50%) Entity Framework
8 26 (36.11%) jQuery
9 21 (29.17%) Web Services
10 20 (27.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 19 (26.39%) XSLT
12 18 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (22.22%) LINQ
14 13 (18.06%) HTML5
14 13 (18.06%) Modernizr
14 13 (18.06%) XML
15 12 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 12 (16.67%) SOAP
16 11 (15.28%) Hibernate
16 11 (15.28%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (6.94%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.56%) N-Tier
4 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.17%) Fintech
4 3 (4.17%) User Experience
5 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.39%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (37.50%) TDD
3 19 (26.39%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (22.22%) Migration
5 13 (18.06%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (16.67%) SOA
7 10 (13.89%) Scrum
8 9 (12.50%) SDLC
8 9 (12.50%) Web Development
9 6 (8.33%) Open Source
10 5 (6.94%) CRM
11 4 (5.56%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.56%) Microservices
11 4 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
11 4 (5.56%) Open Source Development
11 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
11 4 (5.56%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.56%) Use Case
11 4 (5.56%) Web Application Development
12 3 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 52 (72.22%) C#
2 48 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 27 (37.50%) SQL
4 14 (19.44%) Java
5 4 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.78%) PHP
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.39%) VB
7 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.39%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
1 5 (6.94%) MCTS
1 5 (6.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.78%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.94%) QA
2 2 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 14 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.11%) Oracle
3 4 (5.56%) Red Hat
3 4 (5.56%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.39%) Avaya
4 1 (1.39%) IBM
4 1 (1.39%) Twitter