Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 86 60 51
Rank change year-on-year -26 -9 +1
Contract jobs citing MVC 2,267 3,684 3,659
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 2.73% 3.91% 4.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.13% 4.51% 4.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,767 2,849 2,685
England median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £315 £313 £300
90th Percentile £550 £575 £547
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 20 49
England median hourly rate £51.25 £43.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.19% -4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £30.03 £18.83 £35.00
90th Percentile £60.00 £75.00 £63.75
UK median hourly rate £46.25 £43.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +7.56% -4.44% +5.88%

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 72,496 81,650 76,007
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 87.18% 86.76% 86.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 48,201 54,361 50,124
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,017 2,206 1,894
England median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.28% -10.42% +2.13%
10th Percentile £11.98 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.65 £21.00 £24.82
% change year-on-year +17.38% -15.37% +5.08%

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 August 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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -42 959 £475 -2.56% 360
South East -3 468 £425 +6.25% 358
North of England -23 352 £365 - 535
Midlands +2 237 £400 +13.48% 251
North West -12 228 £364 -1.69% 298
South West -65 131 £400 +6.67% 146
West Midlands -8 123 £425 +6.25% 127
East of England -13 120 £425 +6.25% 109
East Midlands +21 113 £380 +11.76% 123
Yorkshire -44 110 £365 +0.34% 187
North East -24 14 £375 +7.14% 50
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 1,703 (75.12%) .NET
2 1,588 (70.05%) C#
3 1,251 (55.18%) JavaScript
4 1,187 (52.36%) Agile Software Development
5 1,126 (49.67%) ASP.NET
6 952 (41.99%) CSS
7 928 (40.94%) HTML
8 835 (36.83%) SQL Server
9 771 (34.01%) ASP.NET MVC
10 691 (30.48%) SQL
11 682 (30.08%) AngularJS
12 651 (28.72%) Microsoft Azure
13 632 (27.88%) TDD
14 606 (26.73%) ASP.NET Web API
15 538 (23.73%) .NET Framework
16 483 (21.31%) jQuery
17 456 (20.11%) Git (software)
18 387 (17.07%) .NET Core
19 382 (16.85%) Scrum
20 378 (16.67%) Microsoft
21 374 (16.50%) Web Services
22 362 (15.97%) React
23 345 (15.22%) Entity Framework
24 327 (14.42%) BDD
25 324 (14.29%) HTML5
26 306 (13.50%) REST
27 293 (12.92%) Finance
28 290 (12.79%) DevOps
29 289 (12.75%) Java
30 285 (12.57%) Microservices

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 95 (4.19%) CMS
2 77 (3.40%) Umbraco
3 72 (3.18%) SharePoint
4 69 (3.04%) IIS
5 51 (2.25%) Confluence
6 42 (1.85%) Apache
7 41 (1.81%) Elasticsearch
8 34 (1.50%) EPiServer
9 29 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
10 26 (1.15%) Tomcat
11 20 (0.88%) WordPress
12 18 (0.79%) Drupal
13 17 (0.75%) WebSphere
14 13 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
14 13 (0.57%) nginx
14 13 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
15 11 (0.49%) Apache Solr
16 10 (0.44%) JBoss
16 10 (0.44%) NServiceBus
17 8 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (0.97%) Photoshop
2 9 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (0.13%) InVision
4 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.088%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.044%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.044%) Adobe XD
6 1 (0.044%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 40 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (0.57%) Magento
3 7 (0.31%) SDL Web 8
4 6 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.088%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.088%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.044%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.044%) Distributed Ledger
6 1 (0.044%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 651 (28.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 248 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
3 53 (2.34%) PaaS
4 43 (1.90%) Serverless
5 41 (1.81%) GitHub
6 35 (1.54%) SaaS
7 30 (1.32%) npm
7 30 (1.32%) Office 365
8 29 (1.28%) IaaS
9 24 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
10 23 (1.01%) Power Platform
11 21 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
12 19 (0.84%) Azure Functions
13 15 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
14 12 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
14 12 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
15 11 (0.49%) Loggly
16 9 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
17 8 (0.35%) Amazon ECS
17 8 (0.35%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (1.54%) HTTP
2 18 (0.79%) Internet
3 17 (0.75%) TCP/IP
4 9 (0.40%) Intranet
5 7 (0.31%) Network Security
6 5 (0.22%) Bluetooth
6 5 (0.22%) NFC
6 5 (0.22%) SSL
7 4 (0.18%) Broadband
7 4 (0.18%) SMTP
8 3 (0.13%) DKIM
8 3 (0.13%) DNS
8 3 (0.13%) IMAP
8 3 (0.13%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (0.13%) SNMP
8 3 (0.13%) Wireless
9 2 (0.088%) 4G
9 2 (0.088%) Junos
9 2 (0.088%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.088%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 835 (36.83%) SQL Server
2 156 (6.88%) MySQL
3 151 (6.66%) Relational Database
4 101 (4.46%) NoSQL
5 69 (3.04%) MongoDB
6 59 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
7 58 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 51 (2.25%) SQL Server 2016
9 50 (2.21%) Redis
10 42 (1.85%) PostgreSQL
11 39 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
12 33 (1.46%) Cosmos DB
13 32 (1.41%) Azure SQL Database
14 28 (1.24%) RDBMS
15 24 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 20 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
17 19 (0.84%) SQL Server 2014
18 18 (0.79%) Big Data
18 18 (0.79%) Power BI
19 17 (0.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 456 (20.11%) Git (software)
2 198 (8.73%) Visual Studio
3 142 (6.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 129 (5.69%) JIRA
5 120 (5.29%) Jenkins
6 108 (4.76%) TeamCity
7 78 (3.44%) Visual Studio Team System
8 69 (3.04%) Octopus Deploy
9 59 (2.60%) Maven
9 59 (2.60%) Subversion
10 57 (2.51%) gulp
11 52 (2.29%) Bitbucket
12 50 (2.21%) Grunt
13 45 (1.99%) NUnit
13 45 (1.99%) Selenium
14 44 (1.94%) JUnit
15 40 (1.76%) Eclipse
15 40 (1.76%) Jasmine
16 33 (1.46%) webpack
17 32 (1.41%) Cucumber
General
1 293 (12.92%) Finance
2 90 (3.97%) Banking
3 68 (3.00%) Retail
4 51 (2.25%) Law
5 37 (1.63%) Front Office
6 31 (1.37%) Telecoms
7 28 (1.24%) Marketing
8 20 (0.88%) Games
8 20 (0.88%) Legal
9 13 (0.57%) Advertising
10 11 (0.49%) Automotive
11 10 (0.44%) Manufacturing
11 10 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 6 (0.26%) Publishing
13 5 (0.22%) Electronics
13 5 (0.22%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.22%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.22%) Military
14 4 (0.18%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1,991 (87.83%) Developer
2 972 (42.88%) .NET Developer
3 522 (23.03%) C# Developer
4 364 (16.06%) C# .NET Developer
5 297 (13.10%) Full Stack Developer
6 209 (9.22%) Senior Developer
7 158 (6.97%) ASP.NET Developer
8 149 (6.57%) JavaScript Developer
9 145 (6.40%) Java Developer
10 135 (5.96%) Angular Developer
11 134 (5.91%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 120 (5.29%) React Developer
13 108 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
13 108 (4.76%) Software Developer
14 101 (4.46%) C# ASP.NET Developer
15 98 (4.32%) PHP Developer
16 88 (3.88%) SQL Developer
17 76 (3.35%) Web Developer
18 75 (3.31%) Azure Developer
19 71 (3.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,703 (75.12%) .NET
2 1,126 (49.67%) ASP.NET
3 952 (41.99%) CSS
4 928 (40.94%) HTML
5 771 (34.01%) ASP.NET MVC
6 682 (30.08%) AngularJS
7 606 (26.73%) ASP.NET Web API
8 538 (23.73%) .NET Framework
9 483 (21.31%) jQuery
10 387 (17.07%) .NET Core
11 374 (16.50%) Web Services
12 362 (15.97%) React
13 345 (15.22%) Entity Framework
14 324 (14.29%) HTML5
15 306 (13.50%) REST
16 269 (11.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 267 (11.78%) RESTful
18 239 (10.54%) Spring
19 199 (8.78%) CSS3
20 196 (8.65%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 212 (9.35%) Greenfield Project
2 95 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
2 95 (4.19%) User Experience
3 75 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
4 55 (2.43%) Mobile App
5 29 (1.28%) Digital Media
6 26 (1.15%) Hedge funds
7 21 (0.93%) Self-Motivation
8 13 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
8 13 (0.57%) Management Information System
8 13 (0.57%) Social Media
9 12 (0.53%) Algorithms
10 10 (0.44%) Virtual Team
11 9 (0.40%) Data Structures
11 9 (0.40%) NHS
11 9 (0.40%) Video\Live Streaming
12 7 (0.31%) iPad
12 7 (0.31%) Linux Command Line
12 7 (0.31%) N-Tier
13 6 (0.26%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 97 (4.28%) Windows
2 96 (4.23%) Linux
3 37 (1.63%) Android
4 29 (1.28%) Apple iOS
4 29 (1.28%) Unix
5 12 (0.53%) VMS
6 11 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.31%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
9 3 (0.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (0.13%) SUSE
10 2 (0.088%) CentOS
10 2 (0.088%) Solaris
11 1 (0.044%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.044%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.044%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,187 (52.36%) Agile Software Development
2 632 (27.88%) TDD
3 382 (16.85%) Scrum
4 327 (14.42%) BDD
5 290 (12.79%) DevOps
6 285 (12.57%) Microservices
7 276 (12.17%) SOLID
8 272 (12.00%) OO
9 263 (11.60%) Continuous Integration
10 230 (10.15%) Web Development
11 212 (9.35%) Unit Testing
12 190 (8.38%) Test Automation
13 178 (7.85%) OOP
14 172 (7.59%) Software Engineering
15 158 (6.97%) E-Commerce
16 144 (6.35%) Kanban
17 141 (6.22%) Front End Development
18 109 (4.81%) Problem-Solving
19 107 (4.72%) Responsive Web Design
20 102 (4.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 1,588 (70.05%) C#
2 1,251 (55.18%) JavaScript
3 691 (30.48%) SQL
4 289 (12.75%) Java
5 166 (7.32%) TypeScript
6 160 (7.06%) PHP
7 116 (5.12%) T-SQL
8 71 (3.13%) Java 8
9 56 (2.47%) VB.NET
10 41 (1.81%) Ruby
11 37 (1.63%) Python
12 32 (1.41%) ES6
13 31 (1.37%) PL/SQL
14 30 (1.32%) PowerShell
15 24 (1.06%) Scala
16 21 (0.93%) C
17 19 (0.84%) VB
18 15 (0.66%) Kotlin
19 14 (0.62%) BrightScript
20 13 (0.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 88 (3.88%) Degree
2 58 (2.56%) Security Cleared
3 40 (1.76%) SC Cleared
4 21 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
5 9 (0.40%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (0.31%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.22%) CTC Cleared
7 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.13%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.088%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.088%) Numerate Degree
10 1 (0.044%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.044%) ISEB
10 1 (0.044%) Master's Degree
10 1 (0.044%) MBA
10 1 (0.044%) MCSD
10 1 (0.044%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (3.35%) QA
2 6 (0.26%) PMO
3 5 (0.22%) GxP
3 5 (0.22%) SLA
4 4 (0.18%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.18%) WCAG
5 2 (0.088%) GDPR
5 2 (0.088%) HL7
5 2 (0.088%) NCSC
6 1 (0.044%) IFRS
System Software
1 154 (6.79%) Docker
2 20 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.18%) Varnish
4 3 (0.13%) Sendmail
5 2 (0.088%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 102 (4.50%) Kubernetes
2 29 (1.28%) Terraform
3 27 (1.19%) Ansible
4 11 (0.49%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
6 8 (0.35%) Puppet
7 7 (0.31%) Kibana
8 5 (0.22%) cPanel
8 5 (0.22%) MIIS
9 2 (0.088%) AirWatch
9 2 (0.088%) Docker Swarm
9 2 (0.088%) Grafana
9 2 (0.088%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (0.088%) logstash
10 1 (0.044%) Control-M
10 1 (0.044%) Graphite
10 1 (0.044%) Microsoft Intune
10 1 (0.044%) Rancher
Vendors
1 378 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 112 (4.94%) Oracle
3 61 (2.69%) Sitecore
4 45 (1.99%) Xamarin
5 33 (1.46%) Zend
6 31 (1.37%) Google
6 31 (1.37%) Telerik
7 28 (1.24%) Atlassian
8 26 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
9 20 (0.88%) Adobe
10 19 (0.84%) New Relic
11 14 (0.62%) Roku
12 10 (0.44%) Demandware
12 10 (0.44%) IBM
12 10 (0.44%) SAP
13 8 (0.35%) Splunk
14 7 (0.31%) Elastic Path
14 7 (0.31%) OpenText
14 7 (0.31%) Sony
15 6 (0.26%) Apple