Period
to 17 January 2018

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 17 January 2018 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 52 50 47
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -2
Contract jobs citing MVC 3,622 3,716 3,778
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.92% 4.11% 3.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 4.89% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,787 2,807 2,851
England median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £313 £280 £280
90th Percentile £571 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £425 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 34 32
England median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £36.80 £17.08 £16.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £52.68 £56.53
UK median hourly rate £47.50 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -

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 78,144 76,040 80,572
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.59% 84.08% 82.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,821 50,742 53,006
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £293 £269 £263
90th Percentile £638 £614 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,788 2,055 2,462
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.43 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.42 £23.35
% change year-on-year -3.77% +4.58% +16.75%

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018.

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 17 January 2018. 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 1,703 £475 +5.56% 682
South East -6 637 £375 - 423
North of England -6 498 £350 - 559
Midlands -8 338 £370 +5.71% 316
North West +2 279 £363 +3.57% 308
South West -4 270 £361 +3.21% 202
West Midlands -6 220 £375 +6.38% 162
Yorkshire -1 209 £350 - 219
East of England -8 185 £388 +10.71% 198
East Midlands -15 112 £340 -2.86% 153
North East -33 15 £425 -5.56% 32
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 2,380 (65.71%) .NET
2 2,268 (62.62%) C#
3 1,869 (51.60%) Agile Software Development
4 1,841 (50.83%) JavaScript
5 1,647 (45.47%) ASP.NET
6 1,424 (39.32%) HTML
7 1,386 (38.27%) SQL Server
8 1,373 (37.91%) TDD
9 1,351 (37.30%) CSS
10 1,211 (33.43%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1,182 (32.63%) AngularJS
12 1,146 (31.64%) SQL
13 933 (25.76%) ASP.NET Web API
14 838 (23.14%) Web Services
15 807 (22.28%) jQuery
16 801 (22.11%) Java
17 761 (21.01%) Scrum
18 750 (20.71%) Git (software)
19 700 (19.33%) .NET Framework
20 689 (19.02%) Microsoft
21 683 (18.86%) BDD
22 659 (18.19%) REST
23 619 (17.09%) Spring
24 609 (16.81%) Microsoft Azure
25 603 (16.65%) Continuous Integration
26 565 (15.60%) HTML5
27 556 (15.35%) Finance
28 552 (15.24%) Web Development
29 461 (12.73%) Spring MVC
30 450 (12.42%) 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
1 211 (5.83%) CMS
2 171 (4.72%) Elasticsearch
3 111 (3.06%) IIS
4 82 (2.26%) JBoss
5 81 (2.24%) Tomcat
6 80 (2.21%) Confluence
7 75 (2.07%) Sitecore CMS
8 72 (1.99%) Umbraco
9 65 (1.79%) Apache
10 62 (1.71%) SharePoint
11 59 (1.63%) EPiServer
12 47 (1.30%) WebSphere
13 43 (1.19%) NServiceBus
14 41 (1.13%) Apache Solr
15 40 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 35 (0.97%) Mule
16 35 (0.97%) WebLogic
17 26 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
18 22 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 22 (0.61%) Drupal
Applications
1 19 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 16 (0.44%) OmniGraffle
3 7 (0.19%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (0.17%) InfoPath
4 6 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.055%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.055%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.028%) InDesign
7 1 (0.028%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.028%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 53 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (0.86%) Oracle BPM
3 20 (0.55%) Magento
4 8 (0.22%) SDL Web 8
5 7 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.055%) Odoo
7 2 (0.055%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.055%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.028%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.028%) Endur
8 1 (0.028%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.028%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.028%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 609 (16.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 405 (11.18%) Amazon AWS
3 118 (3.26%) GitHub
4 63 (1.74%) npm
5 50 (1.38%) SaaS
6 47 (1.30%) PaaS
7 41 (1.13%) Cloud Computing
7 41 (1.13%) IaaS
8 33 (0.91%) Serverless
9 20 (0.55%) Amazon EC2
10 16 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
11 15 (0.41%) Office 365
12 13 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
12 13 (0.36%) Google Analytics
13 12 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
14 9 (0.25%) Algolia
14 9 (0.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 9 (0.25%) Amazon S3
14 9 (0.25%) Slack
14 9 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 52 (1.44%) HTTP
2 45 (1.24%) Internet
3 23 (0.64%) Intranet
4 20 (0.55%) SMTP
5 18 (0.50%) LDAP
6 15 (0.41%) DNS
6 15 (0.41%) Firewall
6 15 (0.41%) SMS
7 13 (0.36%) FTP
8 12 (0.33%) Bluetooth
8 12 (0.33%) SSL
9 4 (0.11%) IMAP
9 4 (0.11%) Skype
9 4 (0.11%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.055%) Broadband
10 2 (0.055%) Extranet
10 2 (0.055%) Network Security
10 2 (0.055%) SSH
10 2 (0.055%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.028%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,386 (38.27%) SQL Server
2 279 (7.70%) NoSQL
3 215 (5.94%) MongoDB
4 206 (5.69%) MySQL
5 201 (5.55%) Relational Database
6 141 (3.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 128 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 127 (3.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 120 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
10 78 (2.15%) PostgreSQL
11 62 (1.71%) SQL Server 2016
12 55 (1.52%) RDBMS
13 46 (1.27%) Oracle Database
14 36 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
15 35 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
16 33 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
17 32 (0.88%) Redis
18 26 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
19 25 (0.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
20 23 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 750 (20.71%) Git (software)
2 322 (8.89%) Visual Studio
3 277 (7.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 263 (7.26%) Jenkins
5 236 (6.52%) JIRA
6 223 (6.16%) Maven
7 217 (5.99%) TeamCity
8 216 (5.96%) JUnit
9 155 (4.28%) Octopus Deploy
9 155 (4.28%) Subversion
10 148 (4.09%) NUnit
11 138 (3.81%) Selenium
12 94 (2.60%) gulp
13 92 (2.54%) Mockito
14 86 (2.37%) Jasmine
15 85 (2.35%) Gradle
16 77 (2.13%) Eclipse
17 71 (1.96%) Grunt
18 70 (1.93%) Ant
19 68 (1.88%) Moq
General
1 556 (15.35%) Finance
2 246 (6.79%) Banking
3 126 (3.48%) Retail
4 113 (3.12%) Marketing
5 64 (1.77%) Investment Banking
6 61 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 54 (1.49%) Telecoms
8 53 (1.46%) Games
9 46 (1.27%) Financial Institution
10 41 (1.13%) Back Office
11 33 (0.91%) Advertising
12 32 (0.88%) Electronics
13 31 (0.86%) Front Office
14 27 (0.75%) Law
15 19 (0.52%) Legal
16 16 (0.44%) Retail Banking
17 15 (0.41%) Multimedia
18 11 (0.30%) Automotive
19 7 (0.19%) French Language
20 6 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 3,237 (89.37%) Developer
2 1,425 (39.34%) .NET Developer
3 994 (27.44%) C# Developer
4 678 (18.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 532 (14.69%) Java Developer
6 419 (11.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 410 (11.32%) Senior Developer
8 392 (10.82%) ASP.NET Developer
9 367 (10.13%) Full Stack Developer
10 308 (8.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 280 (7.73%) SQL Developer
12 204 (5.63%) Angular Developer
13 187 (5.16%) Web Developer
14 179 (4.94%) JavaScript Developer
15 155 (4.28%) Senior .NET Developer
16 154 (4.25%) Software Developer
17 141 (3.89%) PHP Developer
18 125 (3.45%) Agile Developer
19 122 (3.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
20 102 (2.82%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,380 (65.71%) .NET
2 1,647 (45.47%) ASP.NET
3 1,424 (39.32%) HTML
4 1,351 (37.30%) CSS
5 1,211 (33.43%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1,182 (32.63%) AngularJS
7 933 (25.76%) ASP.NET Web API
8 838 (23.14%) Web Services
9 807 (22.28%) jQuery
10 700 (19.33%) .NET Framework
11 659 (18.19%) REST
12 619 (17.09%) Spring
13 565 (15.60%) HTML5
14 461 (12.73%) Spring MVC
15 450 (12.42%) Entity Framework
16 448 (12.37%) RESTful
17 444 (12.26%) WCF
18 353 (9.75%) CSS3
19 345 (9.53%) XML
20 330 (9.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 280 (7.73%) Greenfield Project
2 170 (4.69%) User Experience
3 144 (3.98%) Enterprise Software
4 103 (2.84%) Mobile App
5 99 (2.73%) N-Tier
6 97 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
7 85 (2.35%) Computer Science
8 78 (2.15%) Fintech
9 46 (1.27%) Client/Server
10 33 (0.91%) Algorithms
10 33 (0.91%) Blog
11 31 (0.86%) Data Structures
11 31 (0.86%) Public Cloud
12 27 (0.75%) Fixed Income
13 26 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
14 25 (0.69%) W3C
15 23 (0.64%) Hedge funds
15 23 (0.64%) Management Information System
16 22 (0.61%) Virtual Team
16 22 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 222 (6.13%) Windows
2 193 (5.33%) Linux
3 106 (2.93%) Apple iOS
4 105 (2.90%) Unix
5 59 (1.63%) Android
6 48 (1.33%) Windows Server
7 8 (0.22%) Mac OS X
8 7 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
9 6 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (0.14%) Windows Phone
11 4 (0.11%) MVS
12 3 (0.083%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.083%) VMS
13 2 (0.055%) Windows Server 2008
14 1 (0.028%) CentOS
14 1 (0.028%) Fedora
14 1 (0.028%) Solaris
14 1 (0.028%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.028%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,869 (51.60%) Agile Software Development
2 1,373 (37.91%) TDD
3 761 (21.01%) Scrum
4 683 (18.86%) BDD
5 603 (16.65%) Continuous Integration
6 552 (15.24%) Web Development
7 411 (11.35%) Unit Testing
8 399 (11.02%) Microservices
9 384 (10.60%) E-Commerce
10 360 (9.94%) OO
11 358 (9.88%) SOLID
12 316 (8.72%) Software Engineering
13 304 (8.39%) Test Automation
14 269 (7.43%) Front End Development
15 268 (7.40%) SOA
16 246 (6.79%) Pair Programming
17 245 (6.76%) Kanban
18 230 (6.35%) DevOps
19 221 (6.10%) OOP
20 180 (4.97%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2,268 (62.62%) C#
2 1,841 (50.83%) JavaScript
3 1,146 (31.64%) SQL
4 801 (22.11%) Java
5 230 (6.35%) T-SQL
6 209 (5.77%) PHP
7 165 (4.56%) TypeScript
8 135 (3.73%) VB.NET
9 110 (3.04%) Scala
10 96 (2.65%) Python
11 89 (2.46%) Ruby
12 66 (1.82%) PowerShell
13 64 (1.77%) Objective-C
14 63 (1.74%) Apple Swift
15 60 (1.66%) Groovy
16 48 (1.33%) PL/SQL
17 44 (1.21%) XPath
18 42 (1.16%) C++
19 36 (0.99%) C
20 27 (0.75%) ES6
Qualifications
1 150 (4.14%) Degree
2 75 (2.07%) Security Cleared
3 40 (1.10%) Computer Science Degree
4 38 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 20 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (0.50%) Master's Degree
7 15 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (0.22%) MCP
9 5 (0.14%) MCSD
10 4 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.11%) MCPD
10 4 (0.11%) OCP
10 4 (0.11%) Oracle Certification
11 3 (0.083%) ISTQB
12 2 (0.055%) HND
12 2 (0.055%) MCAD
12 2 (0.055%) MCTS
12 2 (0.055%) OCPJP
13 1 (0.028%) ISEB
13 1 (0.028%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 150 (4.14%) QA
2 20 (0.55%) MiFID
3 10 (0.28%) WCAG
4 8 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.17%) SLA
6 4 (0.11%) EMIR
6 4 (0.11%) GDPR
7 3 (0.083%) GCP
7 3 (0.083%) HL7
7 3 (0.083%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.055%) Disclosure Scotland
8 2 (0.055%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.055%) PMO
9 1 (0.028%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.028%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.028%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.028%) PSD2
System Software
1 149 (4.11%) Docker
2 42 (1.16%) Active Directory
3 12 (0.33%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.083%) vSphere
6 1 (0.028%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 74 (2.04%) Puppet
2 64 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
3 51 (1.41%) Ansible
4 40 (1.10%) Kubernetes
5 15 (0.41%) Terraform
6 12 (0.33%) Docker Swarm
7 9 (0.25%) Nagios
8 8 (0.22%) ZABBIX
9 7 (0.19%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.11%) WMI
11 2 (0.055%) Control-M
11 2 (0.055%) Grafana
11 2 (0.055%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.028%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 1 (0.028%) CA Service Virtualization
12 1 (0.028%) Capistrano
12 1 (0.028%) HP Operations Orchestration
12 1 (0.028%) HP Quality Center
12 1 (0.028%) Rancher
Vendors
1 689 (19.02%) Microsoft
2 316 (8.72%) Oracle
3 178 (4.91%) Sitecore
4 63 (1.74%) Xamarin
5 61 (1.68%) Google
6 50 (1.38%) SAP
7 39 (1.08%) New Relic
8 38 (1.05%) Adobe
8 38 (1.05%) Splunk
9 32 (0.88%) IBM
10 29 (0.80%) Zend
11 28 (0.77%) MuleSoft
12 27 (0.75%) hybris
13 24 (0.66%) Apple
14 22 (0.61%) Sybase
15 21 (0.58%) AppDynamics
16 20 (0.55%) Atlassian
16 20 (0.55%) Salesforce.com
17 18 (0.50%) Telerik
18 16 (0.44%) Capita