Period
to 28 May 2020

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 28 May 2020 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
28 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 124 79 59
Rank change year-on-year -45 -20 -7
Contract jobs citing MVC 825 2,533 3,587
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.97% 3.05% 3.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 3.48% 4.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 606 2,003 2,815
Median daily rate £425 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £306
90th Percentile £575 £556 £563
UK median daily rate £425 £430 £425
% change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 19 17
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.36% +22.22% +4.65%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +4.65%

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 35,937 72,687 80,249
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.76% 87.62% 87.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,983 48,377 53,276
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £300 £306 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,188 1,876 2,125
Median hourly rate £28.00 £24.91 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.40% +13.23% -13.73%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.18
90th Percentile £53.00 £52.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate £29.88 £24.83 £22.00
% change year-on-year +20.31% +12.88% -13.73%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for MVC in England

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MVC in England.

Daily rate trend for MVC in England

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MVC in England over the 6 months to 28 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for MVC in England

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MVC in England.

Hourly rate trend 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 28 May 2020. 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 -68 304 £500 +5.26% 101
South East -31 159 £400 -9.09% 81
North of England -51 111 £375 - 157
South West +9 101 £375 -7.41% 73
East of England +47 73 £425 +6.25% 28
Midlands -24 73 £350 -12.50% 90
Yorkshire -14 56 £375 +2.74% 54
West Midlands -14 45 £378 -11.18% 48
North West -55 42 £388 +3.33% 81
East Midlands -6 28 £320 -14.67% 42
North East +6 13 £388 -13.89% 22
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 28 May 2020, 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.

1 595 (72.12%) .NET
2 548 (66.42%) C#
3 437 (52.97%) JavaScript
4 380 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
5 363 (44.00%) ASP.NET
6 304 (36.85%) SQL Server
7 280 (33.94%) HTML
8 275 (33.33%) Azure
9 274 (33.21%) SQL
10 266 (32.24%) CSS
11 247 (29.94%) AngularJS
12 234 (28.36%) ASP.NET MVC
13 196 (23.76%) .NET Framework
14 187 (22.67%) TDD
15 164 (19.88%) jQuery
16 160 (19.39%) Scrum
17 158 (19.15%) Git (software)
18 156 (18.91%) Microsoft
19 155 (18.79%) ASP.NET Web API
20 153 (18.55%) React
21 147 (17.82%) .NET Core
22 138 (16.73%) Web Services
22 138 (16.73%) Entity Framework
23 129 (15.64%) Java
24 128 (15.52%) DevOps
25 111 (13.45%) Finance
26 108 (13.09%) RESTful
27 107 (12.97%) BDD
28 97 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 96 (11.64%) HTML5

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 40 (4.85%) CMS
2 34 (4.12%) IIS
3 32 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 30 (3.64%) Tomcat
5 29 (3.52%) Apache
6 18 (2.18%) Umbraco
7 16 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (1.45%) SAS
9 11 (1.33%) EPiServer
10 10 (1.21%) WebSphere
11 8 (0.97%) nginx
11 8 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
12 7 (0.85%) Confluence
12 7 (0.85%) Drupal
12 7 (0.85%) JBoss
13 5 (0.61%) WordPress
14 3 (0.36%) Headless CMS
14 3 (0.36%) Kentico
14 3 (0.36%) NServiceBus
14 3 (0.36%) TYPO3
Applications
1 6 (0.73%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.48%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.36%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.24%) Sketch
5 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 16 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.97%) Magento
3 5 (0.61%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.12%) Line 500
6 1 (0.12%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 275 (33.33%) Azure
2 96 (11.64%) AWS
3 24 (2.91%) Serverless
4 21 (2.55%) GitHub
4 21 (2.55%) SaaS
5 20 (2.42%) GCP
6 15 (1.82%) npm
7 13 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
8 10 (1.21%) Logic Apps
8 10 (1.21%) OpenShift
8 10 (1.21%) Power Platform
9 9 (1.09%) PaaS
10 8 (0.97%) Dynamics 365
11 7 (0.85%) Amazon S3
11 7 (0.85%) NuGet
12 6 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (0.73%) Azure Functions
12 6 (0.73%) IaaS
12 6 (0.73%) Route 53
13 4 (0.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.55%) HTTP
2 5 (0.61%) DNS
2 5 (0.61%) Internet
2 5 (0.61%) TCP/IP
2 5 (0.61%) X.509
3 4 (0.48%) DHCP
3 4 (0.48%) FTP
4 3 (0.36%) Firewall
4 3 (0.36%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.36%) Intranet
5 2 (0.24%) Network Security
5 2 (0.24%) SAN
5 2 (0.24%) SMTP
6 1 (0.12%) MPLS
6 1 (0.12%) Skype
6 1 (0.12%) SSL
6 1 (0.12%) VoIP
6 1 (0.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 304 (36.85%) SQL Server
2 60 (7.27%) MySQL
3 39 (4.73%) Relational Database
4 30 (3.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 29 (3.52%) NoSQL
6 24 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (2.79%) MongoDB
8 21 (2.55%) Azure SQL Database
9 19 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
9 19 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
10 15 (1.82%) Redis
11 14 (1.70%) SQL Server 2016
12 13 (1.58%) SQL Server 2019
13 12 (1.45%) Big Data
13 12 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
14 11 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
15 10 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (1.21%) Power BI
16 9 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
17 7 (0.85%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 158 (19.15%) Git (software)
2 50 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 49 (5.94%) Visual Studio
4 39 (4.73%) JIRA
5 37 (4.48%) TeamCity
6 35 (4.24%) Octopus Deploy
7 32 (3.88%) Jenkins
8 28 (3.39%) JUnit
9 21 (2.55%) Gradle
9 21 (2.55%) webpack
10 20 (2.42%) Maven
10 20 (2.42%) Selenium
11 19 (2.30%) Subversion
12 18 (2.18%) Visual Studio Team System
13 16 (1.94%) Cucumber
14 14 (1.70%) gulp
14 14 (1.70%) NUnit
15 11 (1.33%) Ant
16 10 (1.21%) Bitbucket
16 10 (1.21%) SpecFlow
General
1 111 (13.45%) Finance
2 33 (4.00%) Public Sector
2 33 (4.00%) Retail
3 22 (2.67%) Banking
4 15 (1.82%) Marketing
5 14 (1.70%) Law
6 8 (0.97%) Back Office
7 7 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 6 (0.73%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.61%) Automotive
10 4 (0.48%) Front Office
10 4 (0.48%) Games
10 4 (0.48%) German Language
11 3 (0.36%) Electronics
11 3 (0.36%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.36%) Publishing
12 2 (0.24%) Advertising
12 2 (0.24%) Legal
13 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.12%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 749 (90.79%) Developer
2 348 (42.18%) .NET Developer
3 172 (20.85%) C# Developer
4 108 (13.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 87 (10.55%) Full Stack Developer
6 81 (9.82%) Senior Developer
7 65 (7.88%) Java Developer
8 64 (7.76%) React Developer
9 56 (6.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 56 (6.79%) JavaScript Developer
10 50 (6.06%) Software Developer
11 49 (5.94%) ASP.NET Developer
12 44 (5.33%) Angular Developer
13 38 (4.61%) Azure Developer
14 36 (4.36%) Senior .NET Developer
15 35 (4.24%) SQL Developer
16 25 (3.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
17 23 (2.79%) PHP Developer
18 21 (2.55%) E-Commerce Developer
19 20 (2.42%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 595 (72.12%) .NET
2 363 (44.00%) ASP.NET
3 280 (33.94%) HTML
4 266 (32.24%) CSS
5 247 (29.94%) AngularJS
6 234 (28.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 196 (23.76%) .NET Framework
8 164 (19.88%) jQuery
9 155 (18.79%) ASP.NET Web API
10 153 (18.55%) React
11 147 (17.82%) .NET Core
12 138 (16.73%) Entity Framework
12 138 (16.73%) Web Services
13 108 (13.09%) RESTful
14 97 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 96 (11.64%) HTML5
16 88 (10.67%) Spring
17 87 (10.55%) WCF
18 76 (9.21%) REST
19 73 (8.85%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 75 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
2 61 (7.39%) User Experience
3 38 (4.61%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (3.27%) Mobile App
5 23 (2.79%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (1.33%) Virtual Team
7 10 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
8 9 (1.09%) Mobile Payment
9 8 (0.97%) Data Structures
9 8 (0.97%) NHS
10 5 (0.61%) N-Tier
11 4 (0.48%) Credit Risk
11 4 (0.48%) Hedge funds
11 4 (0.48%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.48%) Spread Betting
12 3 (0.36%) Blog
12 3 (0.36%) Equities
12 3 (0.36%) iPad
12 3 (0.36%) iPhone
12 3 (0.36%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 59 (7.15%) Windows
2 40 (4.85%) Linux
3 27 (3.27%) Android
4 19 (2.30%) Apple iOS
5 16 (1.94%) Windows Server
6 6 (0.73%) Amazon Linux
6 6 (0.73%) Mac OS
7 5 (0.61%) Unix
7 5 (0.61%) VMS
7 5 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.36%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.12%) MVS
9 1 (0.12%) Solaris
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (46.06%) Agile Software Development
2 187 (22.67%) TDD
3 160 (19.39%) Scrum
4 128 (15.52%) DevOps
5 107 (12.97%) BDD
6 91 (11.03%) Continuous Integration
7 87 (10.55%) Microservices
8 76 (9.21%) Test Automation
9 75 (9.09%) E-Commerce
9 75 (9.09%) OO
10 72 (8.73%) Unit Testing
11 69 (8.36%) Software Engineering
12 65 (7.88%) Front End Development
13 63 (7.64%) MVVM
13 63 (7.64%) Web Development
14 56 (6.79%) SOLID
15 47 (5.70%) Kanban
15 47 (5.70%) SDLC
16 39 (4.73%) OOP
17 38 (4.61%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 548 (66.42%) C#
2 437 (52.97%) JavaScript
3 274 (33.21%) SQL
4 129 (15.64%) Java
5 81 (9.82%) T-SQL
6 64 (7.76%) TypeScript
7 55 (6.67%) PHP
8 29 (3.52%) VB.NET
9 26 (3.15%) Python
10 23 (2.79%) Java 8
10 23 (2.79%) PowerShell
11 20 (2.42%) PL/SQL
12 16 (1.94%) ES6
13 14 (1.70%) Apple Swift
14 12 (1.45%) C
14 12 (1.45%) Scala
15 11 (1.33%) Objective-C
16 10 (1.21%) C++
17 9 (1.09%) XAML
18 8 (0.97%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 50 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 47 (5.70%) SC Cleared
3 27 (3.27%) Degree
4 8 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.73%) DBS Check
6 4 (0.48%) MCAD
6 4 (0.48%) MCITP
6 4 (0.48%) MCPD
7 3 (0.36%) HND
7 3 (0.36%) MCSE
8 2 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.24%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.24%) MCP
8 2 (0.24%) MCSA
8 2 (0.24%) OCPJP
8 2 (0.24%) PhD
8 2 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.12%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (3.64%) QA
2 4 (0.48%) WCAG
3 2 (0.24%) MiFID
4 1 (0.12%) GDPR
System Software
1 67 (8.12%) Docker
2 12 (1.45%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.73%) OpenAM
3 6 (0.73%) OpenDJ
4 5 (0.61%) VirtualBox
5 3 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (6.42%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.21%) Terraform
3 6 (0.73%) Ansible
4 5 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (0.48%) Kibana
6 3 (0.36%) MIIS
6 3 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.24%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (0.24%) Nessus
7 2 (0.24%) Puppet
7 2 (0.24%) TeamSite
7 2 (0.24%) WSUS
8 1 (0.12%) Control-M
8 1 (0.12%) Grafana
8 1 (0.12%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 156 (18.91%) Microsoft
2 31 (3.76%) Oracle
3 29 (3.52%) Sitecore
4 23 (2.79%) Google
4 23 (2.79%) Xamarin
5 14 (1.70%) Zend
6 13 (1.58%) SAP
6 13 (1.58%) Telerik
7 9 (1.09%) Twitter
8 8 (0.97%) hybris
9 7 (0.85%) IBM
10 6 (0.73%) ForgeRock
10 6 (0.73%) VMware
11 4 (0.48%) Roku
12 3 (0.36%) Ariba
12 3 (0.36%) DevExpress
12 3 (0.36%) Perforce
12 3 (0.36%) Sybase
13 2 (0.24%) Atlassian
13 2 (0.24%) Veeam