Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 64 55
Rank change year-on-year -32 -9 -4
Contract jobs citing MVC 1,848 3,583 3,700
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.53% 3.72% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.94% 4.27% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,386 2,767 2,817
England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +8.97%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £313
90th Percentile £556 £575 £556
UK median daily rate £425 £433 £413
% change year-on-year -1.73% +4.85% +5.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 39
England median hourly rate £48.85 £35.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.57% -26.32% +18.75%
10th Percentile £30.03 £14.25 £37.40
90th Percentile £73.75 £67.75 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £46.93 £35.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +34.07% -26.32% +18.75%

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 62,763 83,930 82,139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.97% 87.12% 86.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 41,478 56,281 55,283
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £296 £300 £283
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,970 2,099 1,901
England median hourly rate £23.56 £22.00 £24.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.10% -11.93% +9.39%
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.03 £50.50 £49.75
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £22.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +6.82% -8.33% +6.67%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -30 808 £475 -2.56% 396
North of England -14 334 £382 +5.24% 473
South East -50 317 £413 -2.94% 310
North West +3 208 £375 +3.45% 246
Midlands -13 179 £388 -3.13% 225
East of England 0 105 £425 +6.25% 135
Yorkshire -24 101 £388 +6.16% 175
West Midlands -30 97 £400 -5.88% 119
South West -84 90 £375 - 168
East Midlands +19 81 £360 +2.86% 106
North East -8 25 £413 +9.39% 52
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 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 1,367 (73.97%) .NET
2 1,261 (68.24%) C#
3 941 (50.92%) JavaScript
4 878 (47.51%) ASP.NET
5 870 (47.08%) Agile Software Development
6 683 (36.96%) CSS
7 680 (36.80%) HTML
8 652 (35.28%) SQL Server
9 610 (33.01%) SQL
10 594 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 573 (31.01%) Azure
12 546 (29.55%) AngularJS
13 456 (24.68%) TDD
14 436 (23.59%) ASP.NET Web API
15 382 (20.67%) jQuery
16 367 (19.86%) .NET Framework
17 342 (18.51%) Microsoft
18 333 (18.02%) Git (software)
19 324 (17.53%) .NET Core
20 314 (16.99%) Scrum
21 260 (14.07%) BDD
22 259 (14.02%) Web Services
23 257 (13.91%) React
24 242 (13.10%) DevOps
25 236 (12.77%) Microservices
26 234 (12.66%) Entity Framework
27 227 (12.28%) HTML5
28 226 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
29 223 (12.07%) AWS
30 222 (12.01%) REST

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 76 (4.11%) Umbraco
2 71 (3.84%) CMS
2 71 (3.84%) IIS
3 61 (3.30%) SharePoint
4 42 (2.27%) Apache
5 33 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
5 33 (1.79%) Tomcat
6 31 (1.68%) Sitecore CMS
7 29 (1.57%) nginx
8 25 (1.35%) EPiServer
9 20 (1.08%) Confluence
10 17 (0.92%) Drupal
11 15 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
12 14 (0.76%) WebLogic
13 10 (0.54%) Kentico
13 10 (0.54%) WordPress
14 8 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
14 8 (0.43%) Cloud Foundry
14 8 (0.43%) NServiceBus
15 7 (0.38%) TYPO3
Applications
1 28 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 15 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (0.38%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.22%) Adobe XD
4 4 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.22%) Windchill
5 3 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.054%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.054%) Sketch
7 1 (0.054%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 36 (1.95%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (1.08%) Magento
3 4 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.11%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.054%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.054%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.054%) SDL Web 8
6 1 (0.054%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 573 (31.01%) Azure
2 223 (12.07%) AWS
3 45 (2.44%) PaaS
4 41 (2.22%) GitHub
5 39 (2.11%) GCP
5 39 (2.11%) npm
5 39 (2.11%) Serverless
6 33 (1.79%) SaaS
7 21 (1.14%) Dynamics 365
8 20 (1.08%) Power Platform
9 18 (0.97%) IaaS
10 17 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
11 16 (0.87%) AWS Lambda
11 16 (0.87%) Office 365
12 12 (0.65%) OpenShift
13 10 (0.54%) Azure Stack
14 9 (0.49%) Amazon EKS
14 9 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
15 8 (0.43%) Azure Functions
15 8 (0.43%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 52 (2.81%) HTTP
2 21 (1.14%) Internet
3 9 (0.49%) DNS
3 9 (0.49%) HTTPS
4 8 (0.43%) Broadband
4 8 (0.43%) Intranet
4 8 (0.43%) TCP/IP
5 6 (0.32%) Firewall
6 5 (0.27%) SSL
7 4 (0.22%) Skype
8 3 (0.16%) AMQP
8 3 (0.16%) Network Security
8 3 (0.16%) WAN
9 2 (0.11%) DHCP
9 2 (0.11%) SMTP
10 1 (0.054%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.054%) Extranet
10 1 (0.054%) FTP
10 1 (0.054%) VPN
10 1 (0.054%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 652 (35.28%) SQL Server
2 152 (8.23%) MySQL
3 118 (6.39%) Relational Database
4 90 (4.87%) NoSQL
5 81 (4.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 80 (4.33%) MongoDB
7 45 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 40 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
9 35 (1.89%) Redis
10 33 (1.79%) Azure SQL Database
10 33 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
10 33 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
11 25 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (1.30%) Cosmos DB
13 23 (1.24%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 21 (1.14%) RDBMS
15 17 (0.92%) Power BI
16 16 (0.87%) BigQuery
17 13 (0.70%) Amazon RDS
17 13 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 333 (18.02%) Git (software)
2 165 (8.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 153 (8.28%) Visual Studio
4 104 (5.63%) Jenkins
5 101 (5.47%) JIRA
6 93 (5.03%) TeamCity
7 77 (4.17%) NUnit
8 68 (3.68%) Octopus Deploy
9 64 (3.46%) Moq
10 62 (3.35%) gulp
11 50 (2.71%) Subversion
12 48 (2.60%) Selenium
13 44 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
14 41 (2.22%) MSTest
15 38 (2.06%) Maven
16 36 (1.95%) webpack
17 32 (1.73%) Grunt
18 29 (1.57%) JUnit
19 28 (1.52%) SpecFlow
20 26 (1.41%) Jasmine
General
1 218 (11.80%) Finance
2 64 (3.46%) Banking
3 60 (3.25%) Law
4 49 (2.65%) Public Sector
5 46 (2.49%) Retail
6 36 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 33 (1.79%) Marketing
8 22 (1.19%) Front Office
8 22 (1.19%) Games
9 19 (1.03%) Manufacturing
10 17 (0.92%) Publishing
11 16 (0.87%) Back Office
12 12 (0.65%) Police
13 11 (0.60%) Automotive
14 9 (0.49%) Electronics
15 8 (0.43%) German Language
16 7 (0.38%) Military
17 5 (0.27%) Advertising
18 4 (0.22%) Aerospace
19 3 (0.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 1,604 (86.80%) Developer
2 758 (41.02%) .NET Developer
3 410 (22.19%) C# Developer
4 263 (14.23%) C# .NET Developer
5 213 (11.53%) Full Stack Developer
6 161 (8.71%) Senior Developer
7 130 (7.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 127 (6.87%) ASP.NET Developer
9 122 (6.60%) Angular Developer
10 95 (5.14%) PHP Developer
11 88 (4.76%) Software Developer
12 86 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
13 79 (4.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 79 (4.27%) Senior .NET Developer
14 78 (4.22%) SQL Developer
15 76 (4.11%) Java Developer
16 72 (3.90%) React Developer
17 61 (3.30%) Azure Developer
18 52 (2.81%) Software Engineer
18 52 (2.81%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,367 (73.97%) .NET
2 878 (47.51%) ASP.NET
3 683 (36.96%) CSS
4 680 (36.80%) HTML
5 594 (32.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 546 (29.55%) AngularJS
7 436 (23.59%) ASP.NET Web API
8 382 (20.67%) jQuery
9 367 (19.86%) .NET Framework
10 324 (17.53%) .NET Core
11 259 (14.02%) Web Services
12 257 (13.91%) React
13 234 (12.66%) Entity Framework
14 227 (12.28%) HTML5
15 222 (12.01%) REST
16 216 (11.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 215 (11.63%) RESTful
18 169 (9.15%) Spring
19 166 (8.98%) WCF
20 154 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 146 (7.90%) Greenfield Project
2 94 (5.09%) User Experience
3 92 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
4 69 (3.73%) Mobile App
5 62 (3.35%) Enterprise Software
6 39 (2.11%) W3C
7 19 (1.03%) Hedge funds
8 13 (0.70%) N-Tier
9 12 (0.65%) Digital Media
10 11 (0.60%) Data Structures
10 11 (0.60%) Self-Motivation
11 10 (0.54%) Virtual Team
12 9 (0.49%) Credit Derivative
12 9 (0.49%) Credit Risk
12 9 (0.49%) Derivative
13 8 (0.43%) Algorithms
13 8 (0.43%) Fixed Income
13 8 (0.43%) Management Information System
14 7 (0.38%) Cloud Native
14 7 (0.38%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 98 (5.30%) Linux
2 71 (3.84%) Windows
3 66 (3.57%) Android
4 57 (3.08%) Apple iOS
5 31 (1.68%) Unix
6 9 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.16%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.16%) VMS
9 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.054%) CentOS
10 1 (0.054%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.054%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 870 (47.08%) Agile Software Development
2 456 (24.68%) TDD
3 314 (16.99%) Scrum
4 260 (14.07%) BDD
5 242 (13.10%) DevOps
6 236 (12.77%) Microservices
7 226 (12.23%) Continuous Integration
8 212 (11.47%) Test Automation
9 201 (10.88%) Unit Testing
10 182 (9.85%) Web Development
11 174 (9.42%) SOLID
12 171 (9.25%) OO
13 169 (9.15%) Software Engineering
14 135 (7.31%) E-Commerce
15 126 (6.82%) Front End Development
16 115 (6.22%) Problem-Solving
17 113 (6.11%) Kanban
18 85 (4.60%) OOP
19 79 (4.27%) Pair Programming
20 74 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,261 (68.24%) C#
2 941 (50.92%) JavaScript
3 610 (33.01%) SQL
4 211 (11.42%) Java
5 169 (9.15%) PHP
6 121 (6.55%) TypeScript
7 104 (5.63%) T-SQL
8 62 (3.35%) Python
9 51 (2.76%) Ruby
10 44 (2.38%) PowerShell
11 42 (2.27%) Scala
12 41 (2.22%) Java 8
12 41 (2.22%) VB.NET
13 36 (1.95%) VBA
14 35 (1.89%) C
15 32 (1.73%) PL/SQL
16 24 (1.30%) ES6
17 23 (1.24%) Apple Swift
18 22 (1.19%) Kotlin
18 22 (1.19%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 58 (3.14%) Degree
3 52 (2.81%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.49%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (0.43%) ISTQB
6 7 (0.38%) ISEB
6 7 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (0.32%) CTC Cleared
7 6 (0.32%) Master's Degree
8 4 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.22%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.22%) OCPJP
9 2 (0.11%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.11%) CCNA
9 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.11%) CISSP
9 2 (0.11%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (0.11%) DBS Check
9 2 (0.11%) PhD
9 2 (0.11%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (4.92%) QA
2 42 (2.27%) WCAG
3 13 (0.70%) MiFID
4 7 (0.38%) PMO
5 3 (0.16%) PSD2
6 2 (0.11%) GxP
6 2 (0.11%) IFRS
6 2 (0.11%) SLA
7 1 (0.054%) GDPR
7 1 (0.054%) HL7
System Software
1 131 (7.09%) Docker
2 11 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.38%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.16%) Varnish
5 1 (0.054%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 87 (4.71%) Kubernetes
2 27 (1.46%) Terraform
3 17 (0.92%) MIIS
4 15 (0.81%) Ansible
5 10 (0.54%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (0.49%) Puppet
6 9 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.32%) HAProxy
7 6 (0.32%) Kibana
8 3 (0.16%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.11%) Grafana
9 2 (0.11%) WSUS
10 1 (0.054%) Control-M
10 1 (0.054%) Graphite
10 1 (0.054%) HP Quality Center
10 1 (0.054%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 342 (18.51%) Microsoft
2 109 (5.90%) Oracle
3 64 (3.46%) Sitecore
4 56 (3.03%) Xamarin
5 51 (2.76%) Google
6 40 (2.16%) Zend
7 18 (0.97%) SAP
8 17 (0.92%) Telerik
9 14 (0.76%) Atlassian
10 13 (0.70%) Roku
11 12 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
12 11 (0.60%) Apple
12 11 (0.60%) New Relic
13 8 (0.43%) CA Agile Central
14 7 (0.38%) Perforce
14 7 (0.38%) webMethods
15 6 (0.32%) Demandware
16 5 (0.27%) Elastic Path
16 5 (0.27%) Nintex
16 5 (0.27%) Twitter