Period
to 23 April 2019

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 23 April 2019 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
23 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 71 58 53
Rank change year-on-year -13 -5 0
Contract jobs citing MVC 2,862 3,588 3,320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.28% 3.87% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 4.48% 4.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,249 2,789 2,478
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £275
90th Percentile £563 £569 £549
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 39
England median hourly rate £55.00 £44.00 £41.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.02% +3.75%
10th Percentile £24.44 £40.66 £21.40
90th Percentile £62.85 £75.00 £57.50
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £43.00 £41.25
% change year-on-year +10.47% +4.24% +3.13%

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 76,016 80,069 72,628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 87.18% 86.44% 85.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 50,782 53,237 48,043
England median daily rate £475 £463 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +3.93% +4.71%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,883 2,069 1,958
England median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +6.38%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.25 £11.39
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019.

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 23 April 2019. 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 -16 1,246 £480 +1.05% 253
South East +19 631 £450 +12.50% 219
North of England -15 469 £365 +4.29% 328
Midlands -1 261 £410 +9.33% 147
North West -14 247 £363 - 169
South West -37 191 £400 +8.11% 79
Yorkshire -14 185 £365 +4.29% 126
West Midlands -9 167 £450 +12.50% 67
East Midlands +9 95 £375 +7.14% 80
East of England -48 75 £413 +3.13% 89
North East -3 37 £438 +34.62% 33
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 23 April 2019, 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 England region with a requirement for MVC.

1 2,070 (72.33%) .NET
2 1,961 (68.52%) C#
3 1,695 (59.22%) JavaScript
4 1,510 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1,420 (49.62%) ASP.NET
6 1,250 (43.68%) HTML
7 1,232 (43.05%) CSS
8 1,120 (39.13%) SQL Server
9 1,017 (35.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 912 (31.87%) AngularJS
11 868 (30.33%) SQL
12 783 (27.36%) TDD
13 723 (25.26%) jQuery
14 706 (24.67%) Microsoft Azure
15 701 (24.49%) ASP.NET Web API
16 630 (22.01%) .NET Framework
17 594 (20.75%) Git (software)
18 535 (18.69%) HTML5
19 527 (18.41%) Microsoft
20 500 (17.47%) Scrum
21 470 (16.42%) Web Services
22 462 (16.14%) Finance
23 459 (16.04%) REST
24 438 (15.30%) React
25 436 (15.23%) Java
26 423 (14.78%) BDD
27 420 (14.68%) Entity Framework
28 403 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
29 393 (13.73%) OO
30 383 (13.38%) Web Development

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
1 154 (5.38%) CMS
2 109 (3.81%) SharePoint
3 104 (3.63%) Confluence
4 100 (3.49%) Umbraco
5 62 (2.17%) IIS
6 54 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
7 38 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 38 (1.33%) Tomcat
8 28 (0.98%) Apache
8 28 (0.98%) EPiServer
9 27 (0.94%) Drupal
10 25 (0.87%) WebSphere
11 23 (0.80%) Apache Solr
12 21 (0.73%) WordPress
13 20 (0.70%) JBoss
13 20 (0.70%) MQSeries
14 16 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
15 14 (0.49%) NServiceBus
16 13 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
17 10 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 46 (1.61%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.21%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.14%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.070%) Chatbot
7 2 (0.070%) GIMP
7 2 (0.070%) InVision
8 1 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.035%) CATIA
8 1 (0.035%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.035%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 56 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 32 (1.12%) Magento
3 5 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.10%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.070%) Endur
5 2 (0.070%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.070%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.035%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.035%) Northgate Housing
6 1 (0.035%) OpenCart
6 1 (0.035%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.035%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 706 (24.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 285 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (1.85%) Serverless
4 47 (1.64%) GitHub
5 42 (1.47%) PaaS
6 41 (1.43%) Dynamics 365
7 35 (1.22%) Office 365
8 29 (1.01%) Azure Functions
8 29 (1.01%) SaaS
9 19 (0.66%) npm
10 17 (0.59%) IaaS
11 16 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (0.45%) MailChimp
13 12 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
14 11 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
15 10 (0.35%) Loggly
15 10 (0.35%) Yammer
16 8 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
16 8 (0.28%) Google App Engine
17 7 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 87 (3.04%) HTTP
2 20 (0.70%) Internet
3 13 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 10 (0.35%) Intranet
5 8 (0.28%) SSL
6 4 (0.14%) AMQP
6 4 (0.14%) Bluetooth
6 4 (0.14%) NFC
6 4 (0.14%) SSH
7 3 (0.10%) DNS
7 3 (0.10%) FTP
7 3 (0.10%) Network Security
7 3 (0.10%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (0.10%) SMS
7 3 (0.10%) SMTP
7 3 (0.10%) SNMP
8 2 (0.070%) 3G
8 2 (0.070%) DHCP
8 2 (0.070%) Extranet
8 2 (0.070%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,120 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 187 (6.53%) Relational Database
3 150 (5.24%) MySQL
4 142 (4.96%) NoSQL
5 95 (3.32%) MongoDB
6 74 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 65 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 63 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
9 52 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
10 46 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 45 (1.57%) Redis
12 44 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
13 38 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
14 36 (1.26%) Azure SQL Database
15 32 (1.12%) SQL Server 2014
16 31 (1.08%) Power BI
17 28 (0.98%) RDBMS
18 25 (0.87%) Cosmos DB
19 23 (0.80%) Couchbase
20 21 (0.73%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 594 (20.75%) Git (software)
2 278 (9.71%) Visual Studio
3 208 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 202 (7.06%) JIRA
5 168 (5.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 161 (5.63%) TeamCity
7 115 (4.02%) Visual Studio Team System
8 114 (3.98%) Maven
9 107 (3.74%) JUnit
10 101 (3.53%) Subversion
11 91 (3.18%) Octopus Deploy
12 77 (2.69%) Selenium
13 76 (2.66%) Grunt
14 71 (2.48%) gulp
15 51 (1.78%) Hudson
16 48 (1.68%) Jasmine
17 46 (1.61%) Bitbucket
18 43 (1.50%) Cucumber
19 42 (1.47%) webpack
20 41 (1.43%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 462 (16.14%) Finance
2 123 (4.30%) Banking
3 73 (2.55%) Retail
4 52 (1.82%) Marketing
5 44 (1.54%) Telecoms
6 34 (1.19%) Law
7 31 (1.08%) Front Office
8 28 (0.98%) Manufacturing
9 25 (0.87%) Legal
10 24 (0.84%) Automotive
11 22 (0.77%) Back Office
12 17 (0.59%) Electronics
13 12 (0.42%) Advertising
13 12 (0.42%) Investment Banking
14 10 (0.35%) Games
15 9 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.28%) Billing
17 5 (0.17%) Financial Institution
18 4 (0.14%) Aerospace
19 3 (0.10%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2,539 (88.71%) Developer
2 1,186 (41.44%) .NET Developer
3 715 (24.98%) C# Developer
4 473 (16.53%) C# .NET Developer
5 317 (11.08%) Full Stack Developer
6 242 (8.46%) ASP.NET Developer
7 225 (7.86%) Java Developer
8 224 (7.83%) Senior Developer
9 205 (7.16%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 193 (6.74%) JavaScript Developer
11 183 (6.39%) Angular Developer
12 165 (5.77%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 133 (4.65%) Software Developer
13 133 (4.65%) SQL Developer
14 121 (4.23%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 115 (4.02%) React Developer
16 109 (3.81%) Azure Developer
17 107 (3.74%) Senior .NET Developer
18 105 (3.67%) Web Developer
19 98 (3.42%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,070 (72.33%) .NET
2 1,420 (49.62%) ASP.NET
3 1,250 (43.68%) HTML
4 1,232 (43.05%) CSS
5 1,017 (35.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 912 (31.87%) AngularJS
7 723 (25.26%) jQuery
8 701 (24.49%) ASP.NET Web API
9 630 (22.01%) .NET Framework
10 535 (18.69%) HTML5
11 470 (16.42%) Web Services
12 459 (16.04%) REST
13 438 (15.30%) React
14 420 (14.68%) Entity Framework
15 377 (13.17%) RESTful
16 374 (13.07%) Spring
17 349 (12.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 326 (11.39%) .NET Core
19 271 (9.47%) JSON
20 265 (9.26%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 249 (8.70%) Greenfield Project
2 179 (6.25%) User Experience
3 127 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 102 (3.56%) Fintech
5 71 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
6 68 (2.38%) Mobile App
7 41 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
8 38 (1.33%) Hedge funds
9 25 (0.87%) Digital Media
10 20 (0.70%) NHS
10 20 (0.70%) N-Tier
11 17 (0.59%) Virtual Team
12 16 (0.56%) Algorithms
12 16 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 15 (0.52%) Data Structures
14 11 (0.38%) Social Media
15 10 (0.35%) Management Information System
15 10 (0.35%) New Media
16 8 (0.28%) Cloud Native
16 8 (0.28%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 135 (4.72%) Linux
2 122 (4.26%) Windows
3 43 (1.50%) Unix
4 40 (1.40%) Android
5 30 (1.05%) Apple iOS
6 14 (0.49%) VMS
7 11 (0.38%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.21%) Mac OS
8 6 (0.21%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.14%) CentOS
10 3 (0.10%) Solaris
11 2 (0.070%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.035%) Debian
12 1 (0.035%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.035%) SUSE
12 1 (0.035%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.035%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.035%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,510 (52.76%) Agile Software Development
2 783 (27.36%) TDD
3 500 (17.47%) Scrum
4 423 (14.78%) BDD
5 403 (14.08%) Continuous Integration
6 393 (13.73%) OO
7 383 (13.38%) Web Development
8 359 (12.54%) Microservices
9 270 (9.43%) Test Automation
10 261 (9.12%) DevOps
11 244 (8.53%) SOLID
12 231 (8.07%) OOP
13 222 (7.76%) Unit Testing
14 217 (7.58%) Front End Development
15 199 (6.95%) E-Commerce
16 194 (6.78%) Software Engineering
17 180 (6.29%) Kanban
18 179 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
19 172 (6.01%) Responsive Web Design
20 131 (4.58%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1,961 (68.52%) C#
2 1,695 (59.22%) JavaScript
3 868 (30.33%) SQL
4 436 (15.23%) Java
5 188 (6.57%) T-SQL
6 186 (6.50%) TypeScript
7 178 (6.22%) PHP
8 130 (4.54%) Java 8
9 97 (3.39%) Scala
10 81 (2.83%) Ruby
11 57 (1.99%) VB.NET
12 43 (1.50%) PL/SQL
13 36 (1.26%) Python
14 32 (1.12%) PowerShell
15 27 (0.94%) ES6
16 22 (0.77%) VBA
17 19 (0.66%) Java 9
18 18 (0.63%) VB
19 16 (0.56%) C
20 15 (0.52%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 107 (3.74%) Degree
2 84 (2.94%) Security Cleared
3 63 (2.20%) SC Cleared
4 44 (1.54%) BPSS Clearance
5 24 (0.84%) Computer Science Degree
6 10 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (0.35%) Numerate Degree
7 5 (0.17%) DBS Check
7 5 (0.17%) PhD
8 4 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.14%) MCP
8 4 (0.14%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.070%) MCSD
9 2 (0.070%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.070%) PMP
9 2 (0.070%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.035%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.035%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.035%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.035%) MCAD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (2.55%) QA
2 9 (0.31%) GxP
2 9 (0.31%) WCAG
3 5 (0.17%) GDPR
4 4 (0.14%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.10%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.10%) SLA
6 2 (0.070%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.070%) HL7
6 2 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (0.035%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 1 (0.035%) FATCA
7 1 (0.035%) PMO
7 1 (0.035%) TickIT
System Software
1 180 (6.29%) Docker
2 36 (1.26%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.10%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.070%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.070%) Squid
6 1 (0.035%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.035%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 86 (3.00%) Kubernetes
2 30 (1.05%) Ansible
3 24 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
4 19 (0.66%) Puppet
5 16 (0.56%) Kibana
6 15 (0.52%) Terraform
7 9 (0.31%) Rancher
8 7 (0.24%) cPanel
9 6 (0.21%) logstash
10 4 (0.14%) Grafana
11 3 (0.10%) Docker Swarm
11 3 (0.10%) Single Sign-On
12 2 (0.070%) AirWatch
12 2 (0.070%) HAProxy
12 2 (0.070%) Plesk
13 1 (0.035%) CA Single Sign-On
13 1 (0.035%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.035%) Mesos
Vendors
1 527 (18.41%) Microsoft
2 177 (6.18%) Oracle
3 93 (3.25%) Google
4 79 (2.76%) Sitecore
5 44 (1.54%) Xamarin
6 43 (1.50%) Adobe
7 42 (1.47%) Telerik
8 37 (1.29%) Zend
9 28 (0.98%) SAP
10 25 (0.87%) Atlassian
11 19 (0.66%) IBM
11 19 (0.66%) Salesforce.com
12 18 (0.63%) Sybase
13 13 (0.45%) New Relic
14 12 (0.42%) Tableau
15 11 (0.38%) Splunk
16 9 (0.31%) Apple
16 9 (0.31%) Nintex
17 8 (0.28%) MuleSoft
17 8 (0.28%) Northgate