Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 19 November 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)
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 49 43
Rank change year-on-year -3 -6 -2
Contract jobs citing MVC 3717 4006 4142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.99% 4.11% 3.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.71% 4.89% 4.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2817 2992 3099
England median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.39% +3.33% +0.67%
10th Percentile £313 £281 £281
90th Percentile £556 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £413 £387 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.13% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 38 22
England median hourly rate £46.00 £42.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £30.95 £22.00 £16.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £46.38 £56.37
UK median hourly rate £46.00 £42.50 £38.53
% change year-on-year +8.24% +10.32% +10.07%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 78959 81979 85805
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.17% 81.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 53119 54700 56575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
10th Percentile £288 £264 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1842 2121 2517
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.32 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.83% +6.67% +18.42%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for MVC in England

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in England

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in England

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in England

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MVC in England

MVC
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 0 1697 £475 +8.57% 225
South East -8 662 £375 - 157
North of England -5 487 £363 +3.57% 239
Midlands -3 368 £350 - 134
South West -4 318 £363 +3.57% 63
North West +2 270 £375 +7.14% 129
West Midlands -4 214 £350 - 53
Yorkshire -11 202 £350 - 92
East of England 0 192 £388 +10.71% 57
East Midlands -6 153 £336 -3.93% 81
North East -7 17 £380 -11.11% 18
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 England region with a requirement for MVC.

1 2402 (64.62%) .NET
2 2260 (60.80%) C#
3 1897 (51.04%) JavaScript
4 1854 (49.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1701 (45.76%) ASP.NET
6 1560 (41.97%) HTML
7 1473 (39.63%) CSS
8 1383 (37.21%) SQL Server
9 1344 (36.16%) TDD
10 1261 (33.93%) AngularJS
11 1246 (33.52%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1237 (33.28%) SQL
13 938 (25.24%) ASP.NET Web API
14 865 (23.27%) jQuery
15 835 (22.46%) Java
16 788 (21.20%) Web Services
17 772 (20.77%) Scrum
18 721 (19.40%) Git (software)
19 709 (19.07%) Microsoft
20 676 (18.19%) HTML5
21 672 (18.08%) .NET Framework
22 644 (17.33%) Spring
23 642 (17.27%) REST
24 629 (16.92%) Web Development
25 612 (16.46%) BDD
26 559 (15.04%) Finance
27 546 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
27 546 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
28 487 (13.10%) Spring MVC
29 460 (12.38%) Entity Framework

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 235 (6.32%) CMS
2 149 (4.01%) Elasticsearch
3 121 (3.26%) IIS
4 112 (3.01%) Confluence
5 94 (2.53%) Umbraco
6 88 (2.37%) Tomcat
7 76 (2.04%) SharePoint
8 75 (2.02%) JBoss
9 74 (1.99%) Sitecore CMS
10 56 (1.51%) Apache
11 52 (1.40%) EPiServer
12 50 (1.35%) WebSphere
13 48 (1.29%) Apache Solr
14 40 (1.08%) NServiceBus
15 32 (0.86%) WordPress
16 31 (0.83%) WebLogic
17 30 (0.81%) Drupal
18 27 (0.73%) Oracle SOA Suite
18 27 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
19 26 (0.70%) Kentico
Applications
1 23 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
1 23 (0.62%) Photoshop
2 18 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 18 (0.48%) OmniGraffle
3 7 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.16%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.081%) GIMP
6 3 (0.081%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.054%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.027%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 72 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 22 (0.59%) Magento
3 19 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
4 11 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
5 9 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
6 5 (0.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.11%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.081%) Endur
8 3 (0.081%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.054%) Odoo
9 2 (0.054%) SAP ERP
10 1 (0.027%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.027%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.027%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.027%) nopCommerce
10 1 (0.027%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.027%) Sage CRM
10 1 (0.027%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 546 (14.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 379 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
3 113 (3.04%) GitHub
4 46 (1.24%) PaaS
4 46 (1.24%) SaaS
5 43 (1.16%) npm
6 35 (0.94%) IaaS
7 33 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (0.70%) Serverless
9 21 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
9 21 (0.56%) Office 365
10 16 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
11 12 (0.32%) AWS Lambda
11 12 (0.32%) Google Analytics
12 11 (0.30%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (0.27%) Amazon S3
14 8 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
14 8 (0.22%) Trello
15 6 (0.16%) Amazon SQS
16 5 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 67 (1.80%) Internet
2 56 (1.51%) HTTP
3 31 (0.83%) Intranet
4 19 (0.51%) LDAP
5 16 (0.43%) SMS
6 15 (0.40%) DNS
7 13 (0.35%) SMTP
8 12 (0.32%) Bluetooth
9 11 (0.30%) TCP/IP
10 8 (0.22%) Firewall
11 7 (0.19%) SSL
12 5 (0.13%) FTP
13 4 (0.11%) IMAP
13 4 (0.11%) Skype
14 3 (0.081%) ATM
14 3 (0.081%) Ethernet
14 3 (0.081%) Network Security
15 2 (0.054%) Broadband
15 2 (0.054%) Extranet
15 2 (0.054%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1383 (37.21%) SQL Server
2 284 (7.64%) NoSQL
3 225 (6.05%) MongoDB
4 199 (5.35%) MySQL
5 181 (4.87%) Relational Database
6 147 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 129 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 129 (3.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 126 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 64 (1.72%) SQL Server 2016
10 58 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
11 52 (1.40%) Oracle Database
12 48 (1.29%) SQL Server 2005
13 45 (1.21%) RDBMS
14 34 (0.91%) Data Warehouse
15 33 (0.89%) Hadoop
15 33 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
16 30 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
17 29 (0.78%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 28 (0.75%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 721 (19.40%) Git (software)
2 330 (8.88%) Visual Studio
3 297 (7.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 274 (7.37%) JIRA
5 238 (6.40%) Jenkins
6 214 (5.76%) JUnit
7 196 (5.27%) TeamCity
8 184 (4.95%) Maven
9 173 (4.65%) Subversion
10 157 (4.22%) Octopus Deploy
11 143 (3.85%) Selenium
12 137 (3.69%) NUnit
13 114 (3.07%) Jasmine
14 106 (2.85%) gulp
15 95 (2.56%) Mockito
16 87 (2.34%) Grunt
17 71 (1.91%) Eclipse
18 70 (1.88%) IntelliJ
19 66 (1.78%) Moq
20 64 (1.72%) Cucumber
General
1 559 (15.04%) Finance
2 236 (6.35%) Banking
3 133 (3.58%) Retail
4 121 (3.26%) Marketing
5 84 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 76 (2.04%) Telecoms
7 56 (1.51%) Investment Banking
8 53 (1.43%) Electronics
9 46 (1.24%) Advertising
10 42 (1.13%) Games
11 37 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 32 (0.86%) Front Office
13 30 (0.81%) Back Office
14 24 (0.65%) Law
15 20 (0.54%) Legal
16 19 (0.51%) Automotive
17 16 (0.43%) Retail Banking
18 11 (0.30%) French Language
18 11 (0.30%) Publishing
19 8 (0.22%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 3312 (89.10%) Developer
2 1420 (38.20%) .NET Developer
3 952 (25.61%) C# Developer
4 652 (17.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 540 (14.53%) Java Developer
6 435 (11.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 416 (11.19%) Senior Developer
8 406 (10.92%) ASP.NET Developer
9 342 (9.20%) Full Stack Developer
10 328 (8.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 273 (7.34%) SQL Developer
12 230 (6.19%) Angular Developer
13 212 (5.70%) Web Developer
14 201 (5.41%) JavaScript Developer
15 173 (4.65%) Senior .NET Developer
16 156 (4.20%) PHP Developer
17 148 (3.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 144 (3.87%) Software Developer
19 135 (3.63%) Agile Developer
20 120 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2402 (64.62%) .NET
2 1701 (45.76%) ASP.NET
3 1560 (41.97%) HTML
4 1473 (39.63%) CSS
5 1261 (33.93%) AngularJS
6 1246 (33.52%) ASP.NET MVC
7 938 (25.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 865 (23.27%) jQuery
9 788 (21.20%) Web Services
10 676 (18.19%) HTML5
11 672 (18.08%) .NET Framework
12 644 (17.33%) Spring
13 642 (17.27%) REST
14 487 (13.10%) Spring MVC
15 460 (12.38%) Entity Framework
16 441 (11.86%) RESTful
17 433 (11.65%) CSS3
18 428 (11.51%) WCF
19 347 (9.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 346 (9.31%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 286 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 176 (4.74%) User Experience
3 129 (3.47%) Enterprise Software
4 118 (3.17%) Mobile App
5 89 (2.39%) Analytical Skills
6 88 (2.37%) N-Tier
7 86 (2.31%) Computer Science
8 67 (1.80%) Fintech
9 41 (1.10%) Client/Server
10 32 (0.86%) Fixed Income
11 30 (0.81%) Blog
12 29 (0.78%) Public Cloud
13 27 (0.73%) Equities
14 24 (0.65%) Data Structures
15 22 (0.59%) Derivative
16 21 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 21 (0.56%) Virtual Team
17 20 (0.54%) W3C
18 19 (0.51%) Management Information System
19 18 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 243 (6.54%) Windows
2 194 (5.22%) Linux
3 95 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 91 (2.45%) Unix
5 65 (1.75%) Android
6 51 (1.37%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 8 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
8 7 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.11%) MVS
10 3 (0.081%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.081%) VMS
11 2 (0.054%) CentOS
11 2 (0.054%) Debian
11 2 (0.054%) Nucleus RTOS
11 2 (0.054%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.054%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.027%) Fedora
12 1 (0.027%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1854 (49.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1344 (36.16%) TDD
3 772 (20.77%) Scrum
4 629 (16.92%) Web Development
5 612 (16.46%) BDD
6 546 (14.69%) Continuous Integration
7 411 (11.06%) Unit Testing
8 384 (10.33%) OO
9 356 (9.58%) Microservices
10 332 (8.93%) Software Engineering
11 329 (8.85%) Front End Development
11 329 (8.85%) SOLID
12 317 (8.53%) E-Commerce
13 315 (8.47%) Test Automation
14 239 (6.43%) Kanban
15 236 (6.35%) SOA
16 225 (6.05%) Pair Programming
17 219 (5.89%) OOP
18 192 (5.17%) DevOps
19 184 (4.95%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2260 (60.80%) C#
2 1897 (51.04%) JavaScript
3 1237 (33.28%) SQL
4 835 (22.46%) Java
5 286 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 226 (6.08%) PHP
7 162 (4.36%) TypeScript
8 142 (3.82%) VB.NET
9 115 (3.09%) Ruby
10 95 (2.56%) Python
11 94 (2.53%) Scala
12 59 (1.59%) PowerShell
13 58 (1.56%) Objective-C
14 55 (1.48%) Apple Swift
14 55 (1.48%) Groovy
15 54 (1.45%) C++
15 54 (1.45%) PL/SQL
16 49 (1.32%) ES6
17 35 (0.94%) VB
18 34 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 137 (3.69%) Degree
2 95 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 50 (1.35%) SC Cleared
4 43 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
7 10 (0.27%) ISTQB
8 9 (0.24%) Master's Degree
8 9 (0.24%) MCP
9 6 (0.16%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.11%) MCSD
11 3 (0.081%) MCPD
11 3 (0.081%) OCPJP
12 2 (0.054%) DBS Check
12 2 (0.054%) HND
12 2 (0.054%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.054%) PMP
13 1 (0.027%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 1 (0.027%) Numerate Degree
13 1 (0.027%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (3.98%) QA
2 14 (0.38%) MiFID
3 9 (0.24%) WCAG
4 8 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.19%) SLA
6 5 (0.13%) EMIR
7 3 (0.081%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.054%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.054%) GDPR
8 2 (0.054%) HL7
8 2 (0.054%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.027%) FedRAMP
9 1 (0.027%) GCP
9 1 (0.027%) Government Security Classifications
9 1 (0.027%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.027%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.027%) PMO
9 1 (0.027%) PSD2
System Software
1 106 (2.85%) Docker
2 46 (1.24%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (0.19%) HDFS
5 6 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.054%) Varnish
7 1 (0.027%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.027%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.027%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (1.08%) Puppet
2 37 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
3 31 (0.83%) Ansible
3 31 (0.83%) Kubernetes
4 14 (0.38%) Terraform
5 8 (0.22%) Nagios
5 8 (0.22%) SCOrch
5 8 (0.22%) ZABBIX
6 5 (0.13%) Docker Swarm
6 5 (0.13%) Hadoop YARN
7 3 (0.081%) Kibana
7 3 (0.081%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (0.054%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.054%) CA Service Virtualization
8 2 (0.054%) Control-M
8 2 (0.054%) Plesk
9 1 (0.027%) Data Guard
9 1 (0.027%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (0.027%) logstash
9 1 (0.027%) yum
Vendors
1 709 (19.07%) Microsoft
2 290 (7.80%) Oracle
3 201 (5.41%) Sitecore
4 77 (2.07%) SAP
5 74 (1.99%) Google
6 61 (1.64%) Xamarin
7 55 (1.48%) Adobe
8 50 (1.35%) New Relic
9 41 (1.10%) IBM
10 35 (0.94%) hybris
11 34 (0.91%) Telerik
12 29 (0.78%) Zend
13 28 (0.75%) Atlassian
14 23 (0.62%) Apple
15 21 (0.56%) MuleSoft
16 20 (0.54%) DevExpress
17 19 (0.51%) Sybase
18 18 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
18 18 (0.48%) Splunk
19 14 (0.38%) TIBCO