Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 55 50
Rank change year-on-year -8 -5 -3
Contract jobs citing MVC 3,583 3,700 3,944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.72% 3.89% 4.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 4.52% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,767 2,817 2,946
England median daily rate £450 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £285
90th Percentile £575 £556 £538
UK median daily rate £433 £413 £390
% change year-on-year +4.85% +5.77% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 39 36
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% +18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £14.25 £37.40 £21.97
90th Percentile £67.75 £63.75 £46.63
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -26.32% +18.75% +3.23%

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 83,576 81,845 82,209
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.76% 86.07% 85.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 56,042 55,106 54,600
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,093 1,894 2,276
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +9.48% +3.80%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.75 £47.81
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -8.33% +6.67% +2.27%

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 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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -6 1,550 £488 +2.63% 515
South East +10 767 £425 +13.33% 435
North of England -5 533 £363 - 561
Midlands -10 317 £400 +14.29% 327
South West -20 259 £375 +3.45% 188
North West -15 250 £363 -3.33% 252
West Midlands -4 229 £425 +21.43% 200
Yorkshire -6 228 £365 +4.29% 250
East of England -26 153 £400 +3.23% 153
East Midlands -20 89 £350 +2.94% 126
North East +35 55 £377 -11.27% 59
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, 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 2,491 (69.52%) .NET
2 2,300 (64.19%) C#
3 1,990 (55.54%) JavaScript
4 1,837 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
5 1,792 (50.01%) ASP.NET
6 1,379 (38.49%) HTML
7 1,364 (38.07%) SQL Server
8 1,280 (35.72%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1,258 (35.11%) CSS
10 1,180 (32.93%) AngularJS
11 1,150 (32.10%) SQL
12 1,043 (29.11%) TDD
13 889 (24.81%) ASP.NET Web API
14 884 (24.67%) jQuery
15 879 (24.53%) Microsoft Azure
16 799 (22.30%) Git (software)
17 745 (20.79%) .NET Framework
18 732 (20.43%) Microsoft
19 647 (18.06%) Java
20 646 (18.03%) Scrum
21 641 (17.89%) HTML5
22 620 (17.30%) Web Services
23 609 (17.00%) REST
24 538 (15.02%) Spring
25 532 (14.85%) BDD
26 521 (14.54%) Continuous Integration
27 511 (14.26%) Microservices
28 501 (13.98%) Entity Framework
29 490 (13.68%) RESTful
30 483 (13.48%) Finance

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
1 215 (6.00%) CMS
2 130 (3.63%) Umbraco
3 125 (3.49%) Confluence
4 108 (3.01%) SharePoint
5 90 (2.51%) IIS
6 89 (2.48%) Elasticsearch
7 66 (1.84%) MQSeries
8 47 (1.31%) Apache
9 46 (1.28%) WebSphere
10 45 (1.26%) Tomcat
11 44 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
12 41 (1.14%) Drupal
13 38 (1.06%) Apache Solr
14 26 (0.73%) WordPress
15 24 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
16 22 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
17 20 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
18 19 (0.53%) EPiServer
19 18 (0.50%) Commerce Server
19 18 (0.50%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 51 (1.42%) Photoshop
2 24 (0.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 18 (0.50%) InfoPath
4 17 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
5 15 (0.42%) Fireworks
6 6 (0.17%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (0.084%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.028%) CATIA
8 1 (0.028%) GIMP
8 1 (0.028%) InVision
8 1 (0.028%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.028%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 43 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 27 (0.75%) Magento
3 11 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.11%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.084%) SDL Web 8
6 2 (0.056%) Endur
6 2 (0.056%) Odoo
6 2 (0.056%) OpenCart
6 2 (0.056%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.056%) Payment Gateway
6 2 (0.056%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 2 (0.056%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.028%) Northgate Housing
7 1 (0.028%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 879 (24.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 388 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
3 98 (2.74%) Serverless
4 81 (2.26%) GitHub
5 61 (1.70%) npm
6 57 (1.59%) SaaS
7 42 (1.17%) Google Cloud Platform
8 36 (1.00%) Azure Functions
8 36 (1.00%) Office 365
9 35 (0.98%) Dynamics 365
10 34 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
11 28 (0.78%) PaaS
12 22 (0.61%) AWS Lambda
12 22 (0.61%) IaaS
13 20 (0.56%) NuGet
14 18 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
14 18 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
15 17 (0.47%) Amazon S3
16 16 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
17 13 (0.36%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 168 (4.69%) HTTP
2 29 (0.81%) Internet
3 23 (0.64%) SSL
4 22 (0.61%) AMQP
5 17 (0.47%) SMTP
6 16 (0.45%) SMS
7 13 (0.36%) DNS
7 13 (0.36%) Kerberos
8 10 (0.28%) IMAP
9 8 (0.22%) TCP/IP
10 7 (0.20%) Intranet
11 5 (0.14%) FTP
12 4 (0.11%) Broadband
12 4 (0.11%) Extranet
12 4 (0.11%) HTTPS
12 4 (0.11%) SSH
13 1 (0.028%) DHCP
13 1 (0.028%) Firewall
13 1 (0.028%) Reverse Proxy
13 1 (0.028%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,364 (38.07%) SQL Server
2 241 (6.73%) Relational Database
3 239 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 210 (5.86%) MongoDB
5 190 (5.30%) MySQL
6 124 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 106 (2.96%) Apache Cassandra
8 105 (2.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 92 (2.57%) SQL Server 2012
10 79 (2.20%) Azure SQL Database
10 79 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
11 69 (1.93%) Couchbase
12 68 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
13 64 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
14 63 (1.76%) Redis
15 39 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
16 37 (1.03%) Oracle Database
17 35 (0.98%) Power BI
18 31 (0.87%) Cosmos DB
19 30 (0.84%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 799 (22.30%) Git (software)
2 331 (9.24%) Jenkins
3 318 (8.88%) Visual Studio
4 272 (7.59%) JIRA
5 218 (6.08%) Maven
6 216 (6.03%) Team Foundation Server
7 191 (5.33%) TeamCity
8 170 (4.74%) Subversion
9 168 (4.69%) Visual Studio Team System
10 167 (4.66%) Octopus Deploy
11 165 (4.61%) JUnit
12 163 (4.55%) Selenium
13 109 (3.04%) gulp
14 88 (2.46%) Grunt
15 76 (2.12%) Hudson
16 74 (2.07%) NUnit
17 71 (1.98%) Eclipse
18 70 (1.95%) Karma Test Runner
19 67 (1.87%) Gradle
20 62 (1.73%) Jasmine
General
1 483 (13.48%) Finance
2 183 (5.11%) Banking
3 128 (3.57%) Retail
4 62 (1.73%) Marketing
5 52 (1.45%) Games
6 45 (1.26%) Investment Banking
7 44 (1.23%) Telecoms
8 40 (1.12%) Back Office
9 31 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 29 (0.81%) Front Office
11 27 (0.75%) Automotive
12 25 (0.70%) Legal
13 20 (0.56%) Electronics
14 17 (0.47%) Law
15 14 (0.39%) Financial Institution
16 13 (0.36%) Advertising
16 13 (0.36%) Billing
17 12 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.17%) Publishing
19 4 (0.11%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 3,212 (89.65%) Developer
2 1,565 (43.68%) .NET Developer
3 963 (26.88%) C# Developer
4 658 (18.36%) C# .NET Developer
5 412 (11.50%) ASP.NET Developer
6 390 (10.88%) Java Developer
7 356 (9.94%) Full Stack Developer
8 348 (9.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 307 (8.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 290 (8.09%) Senior Developer
11 284 (7.93%) Angular Developer
12 235 (6.56%) JavaScript Developer
13 168 (4.69%) SQL Developer
14 151 (4.21%) Software Developer
15 149 (4.16%) Azure Developer
15 149 (4.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 138 (3.85%) Senior .NET Developer
17 131 (3.66%) Web Developer
18 117 (3.27%) PHP Developer
19 104 (2.90%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,491 (69.52%) .NET
2 1,792 (50.01%) ASP.NET
3 1,379 (38.49%) HTML
4 1,280 (35.72%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1,258 (35.11%) CSS
6 1,180 (32.93%) AngularJS
7 889 (24.81%) ASP.NET Web API
8 884 (24.67%) jQuery
9 745 (20.79%) .NET Framework
10 641 (17.89%) HTML5
11 620 (17.30%) Web Services
12 609 (17.00%) REST
13 538 (15.02%) Spring
14 501 (13.98%) Entity Framework
15 490 (13.68%) RESTful
16 458 (12.78%) React
17 395 (11.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 395 (11.02%) WCF
18 379 (10.58%) .NET Core
19 363 (10.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 357 (9.96%) Greenfield Project
2 242 (6.75%) User Experience
3 181 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 112 (3.13%) Fintech
5 98 (2.74%) Self-Motivation
6 96 (2.68%) Mobile App
7 88 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
8 41 (1.14%) Hedge funds
9 31 (0.87%) Data Structures
10 30 (0.84%) Algorithms
11 28 (0.78%) N-Tier
12 19 (0.53%) Blog
12 19 (0.53%) Derivative
12 19 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 18 (0.50%) Fixed Income
14 16 (0.45%) iPhone
15 14 (0.39%) Credit Derivative
15 14 (0.39%) Public Cloud
16 12 (0.33%) Virtual Team
17 11 (0.31%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 188 (5.25%) Linux
2 173 (4.83%) Windows
3 85 (2.37%) Unix
4 83 (2.32%) Apple iOS
5 79 (2.20%) Android
6 30 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 11 (0.31%) CentOS
7 11 (0.31%) Ubuntu
8 9 (0.25%) Solaris
9 6 (0.17%) Mac OS X
9 6 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
11 4 (0.11%) Debian
11 4 (0.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (0.084%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.056%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.056%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.028%) VMS
14 1 (0.028%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.028%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,837 (51.27%) Agile Software Development
2 1,043 (29.11%) TDD
3 646 (18.03%) Scrum
4 532 (14.85%) BDD
5 521 (14.54%) Continuous Integration
6 511 (14.26%) Microservices
7 450 (12.56%) OO
8 434 (12.11%) Web Development
9 354 (9.88%) Test Automation
10 353 (9.85%) Unit Testing
11 344 (9.60%) E-Commerce
12 319 (8.90%) Problem-Solving
13 301 (8.40%) Software Engineering
14 269 (7.51%) SOLID
15 263 (7.34%) DevOps
16 232 (6.48%) Kanban
17 225 (6.28%) Front End Development
18 223 (6.22%) OOP
19 199 (5.55%) SDLC
20 198 (5.53%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2,300 (64.19%) C#
2 1,990 (55.54%) JavaScript
3 1,150 (32.10%) SQL
4 647 (18.06%) Java
5 242 (6.75%) Java 8
6 227 (6.34%) T-SQL
7 219 (6.11%) PHP
8 183 (5.11%) TypeScript
9 163 (4.55%) Scala
10 99 (2.76%) VB.NET
11 97 (2.71%) Ruby
12 74 (2.07%) Python
13 72 (2.01%) PowerShell
14 68 (1.90%) Java 9
15 50 (1.40%) PL/SQL
16 45 (1.26%) Apple Swift
17 42 (1.17%) Objective-C
18 30 (0.84%) ES6
19 28 (0.78%) C
20 27 (0.75%) Perl
Qualifications
1 161 (4.49%) Degree
2 99 (2.76%) Security Cleared
3 73 (2.04%) SC Cleared
4 62 (1.73%) BPSS Clearance
5 41 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 18 (0.50%) Numerate Degree
7 14 (0.39%) PhD
8 12 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.17%) DBS Check
9 6 (0.17%) TOGAF Certification
10 5 (0.14%) Master's Degree
11 2 (0.056%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.056%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.028%) HNC
12 1 (0.028%) MBCS
12 1 (0.028%) MCTS
12 1 (0.028%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.028%) PMP
12 1 (0.028%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (2.01%) QA
2 20 (0.56%) WCAG
3 6 (0.17%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.14%) GDPR
5 4 (0.11%) TickIT
6 3 (0.084%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.056%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.056%) PMO
7 2 (0.056%) SLA
8 1 (0.028%) HL7
8 1 (0.028%) IEC 62304
8 1 (0.028%) IFRS
8 1 (0.028%) IFRS 9
System Software
1 285 (7.95%) Docker
2 28 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 9 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.056%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.056%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.028%) Squid
Systems Management
1 100 (2.79%) Kubernetes
2 30 (0.84%) Ansible
3 22 (0.61%) Terraform
4 21 (0.59%) Single Sign-On
5 19 (0.53%) Kibana
6 15 (0.42%) Docker Swarm
6 15 (0.42%) Puppet
7 14 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
8 10 (0.28%) HockeyApp
9 9 (0.25%) Grafana
10 4 (0.11%) Rancher
11 3 (0.084%) Graphite
12 2 (0.056%) CASB
12 2 (0.056%) cPanel
12 2 (0.056%) logstash
12 2 (0.056%) Plesk
13 1 (0.028%) HAProxy
13 1 (0.028%) Mesos
13 1 (0.028%) SELinux
Vendors
1 732 (20.43%) Microsoft
2 219 (6.11%) Oracle
3 127 (3.54%) Google
4 85 (2.37%) Sitecore
5 57 (1.59%) Xamarin
6 50 (1.40%) Adobe
6 50 (1.40%) SAP
7 33 (0.92%) Telerik
8 32 (0.89%) Apple
9 31 (0.87%) Zend
10 30 (0.84%) Sybase
11 27 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
12 22 (0.61%) Atlassian
12 22 (0.61%) Nintex
13 18 (0.50%) Twitter
14 14 (0.39%) Rackspace
15 12 (0.33%) Demandware
15 12 (0.33%) IBM
15 12 (0.33%) Tableau
16 11 (0.31%) hybris