Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 51 49
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 -2
Contract jobs citing MVC 3,567 3,661 4,103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.81% 4.01% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.42% 4.66% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,713 2,740 3,080
England median daily rate £425 £410 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +5.81% +3.33%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £285
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 49 45
England median hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +8.24% +14.03%
10th Percentile £16.70 £31.70 £22.00
90th Percentile £64.25 £63.75 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -13.04% +8.24% +13.33%

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 80,669 78,509 83,982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.25% 85.92% 85.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,846 52,524 55,930
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £645 £631 £606
UK median daily rate £451 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.11% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,159 1,846 2,231
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.82 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.39% +10.31% +3.97%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.59%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -5 1,588 £480 +2.67% 574
South East 0 700 £420 +12.00% 472
North of England -5 548 £363 - 609
Midlands -19 312 £375 +11.11% 320
North West -12 263 £363 -3.33% 324
South West -21 249 £375 +7.14% 220
Yorkshire -4 234 £363 +3.57% 231
West Midlands -11 223 £413 +17.86% 186
East of England -14 168 £400 +6.67% 172
East Midlands -21 89 £340 +4.62% 134
North East +30 51 £376 +0.27% 54
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 2,454 (68.80%) .NET
2 2,285 (64.06%) C#
3 1,938 (54.33%) JavaScript
4 1,805 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
5 1,774 (49.73%) ASP.NET
6 1,391 (39.00%) HTML
7 1,287 (36.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1,285 (36.02%) SQL Server
9 1,262 (35.38%) CSS
10 1,193 (33.45%) AngularJS
11 1,160 (32.52%) SQL
12 1,089 (30.53%) TDD
13 899 (25.20%) ASP.NET Web API
14 854 (23.94%) Microsoft Azure
15 833 (23.35%) jQuery
16 818 (22.93%) Git (software)
17 713 (19.99%) Microsoft
18 697 (19.54%) .NET Framework
19 690 (19.34%) Scrum
20 667 (18.70%) Java
21 628 (17.61%) Web Services
22 605 (16.96%) HTML5
23 588 (16.48%) REST
24 544 (15.25%) BDD
25 524 (14.69%) Microservices
26 517 (14.49%) Spring
27 490 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
28 475 (13.32%) RESTful
29 456 (12.78%) Entity Framework
29 456 (12.78%) 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
1 219 (6.14%) CMS
2 123 (3.45%) Umbraco
3 107 (3.00%) Confluence
4 105 (2.94%) IIS
5 91 (2.55%) SharePoint
6 79 (2.21%) Elasticsearch
7 59 (1.65%) Apache
8 55 (1.54%) MQSeries
9 51 (1.43%) Tomcat
10 47 (1.32%) Sitecore CMS
11 45 (1.26%) WebSphere
12 33 (0.93%) Drupal
12 33 (0.93%) NServiceBus
13 31 (0.87%) Apache Solr
14 29 (0.81%) WordPress
15 28 (0.78%) EPiServer
16 24 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
17 22 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 21 (0.59%) WebLogic
19 19 (0.53%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 53 (1.49%) Photoshop
2 19 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.39%) Fireworks
4 13 (0.36%) InfoPath
5 11 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
6 7 (0.20%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (0.17%) InVision
8 5 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.028%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 42 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 33 (0.93%) Magento
3 13 (0.36%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (0.17%) SDL Web 8
5 5 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
6 3 (0.084%) Endur
7 2 (0.056%) Odoo
7 2 (0.056%) OpenCart
7 2 (0.056%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.056%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.056%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.056%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.028%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.028%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 854 (23.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 405 (11.35%) Amazon AWS
3 104 (2.92%) Serverless
4 84 (2.35%) npm
5 73 (2.05%) GitHub
6 54 (1.51%) SaaS
7 38 (1.07%) Office 365
8 35 (0.98%) PaaS
9 33 (0.93%) Azure Functions
9 33 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
10 30 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
11 29 (0.81%) NuGet
12 28 (0.78%) IaaS
13 26 (0.73%) Azure Active Directory
14 25 (0.70%) AWS Lambda
15 19 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
16 18 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
17 17 (0.48%) Amazon S3
17 17 (0.48%) Amazon SQS
18 12 (0.34%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 153 (4.29%) HTTP
2 38 (1.07%) Internet
3 34 (0.95%) AMQP
4 23 (0.64%) SSL
5 20 (0.56%) SMTP
6 14 (0.39%) Kerberos
6 14 (0.39%) SMS
7 13 (0.36%) DNS
8 11 (0.31%) MQTT
9 10 (0.28%) IMAP
10 8 (0.22%) HTTPS
11 5 (0.14%) FTP
11 5 (0.14%) TCP/IP
12 4 (0.11%) Intranet
13 3 (0.084%) Broadband
13 3 (0.084%) SSH
14 2 (0.056%) Extranet
14 2 (0.056%) Firewall
14 2 (0.056%) Skype
15 1 (0.028%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,285 (36.02%) SQL Server
2 247 (6.92%) NoSQL
3 235 (6.59%) Relational Database
4 218 (6.11%) MySQL
5 205 (5.75%) MongoDB
6 151 (4.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 125 (3.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 100 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
9 90 (2.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 86 (2.41%) Azure SQL Database
11 79 (2.21%) PostgreSQL
12 67 (1.88%) SQL Server 2008
13 63 (1.77%) Redis
14 58 (1.63%) Couchbase
15 44 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
16 41 (1.15%) Oracle Database
17 37 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
18 36 (1.01%) Cosmos DB
19 35 (0.98%) RDBMS
20 29 (0.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 818 (22.93%) Git (software)
2 301 (8.44%) Visual Studio
3 290 (8.13%) Jenkins
4 256 (7.18%) JIRA
5 240 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
6 214 (6.00%) Maven
7 198 (5.55%) Octopus Deploy
8 194 (5.44%) TeamCity
9 166 (4.65%) Subversion
10 155 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
11 154 (4.32%) Selenium
12 147 (4.12%) JUnit
13 115 (3.22%) NUnit
14 104 (2.92%) gulp
15 88 (2.47%) Grunt
16 78 (2.19%) Karma Test Runner
17 69 (1.93%) Jasmine
18 67 (1.88%) Eclipse
18 67 (1.88%) SpecFlow
19 61 (1.71%) Gradle
General
1 456 (12.78%) Finance
2 217 (6.08%) Banking
3 125 (3.50%) Retail
4 62 (1.74%) Investment Banking
5 60 (1.68%) Games
6 54 (1.51%) Marketing
7 44 (1.23%) Financial Institution
8 37 (1.04%) Back Office
9 30 (0.84%) Front Office
10 28 (0.78%) Automotive
10 28 (0.78%) Telecoms
11 24 (0.67%) Legal
12 23 (0.64%) Manufacturing
13 20 (0.56%) Law
14 17 (0.48%) Advertising
15 13 (0.36%) Electronics
16 12 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
17 9 (0.25%) Billing
18 5 (0.14%) Publishing
19 4 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3,213 (90.08%) Developer
2 1,559 (43.71%) .NET Developer
3 977 (27.39%) C# Developer
4 699 (19.60%) C# .NET Developer
5 441 (12.36%) ASP.NET Developer
6 415 (11.63%) Java Developer
7 366 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 349 (9.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 345 (9.67%) Full Stack Developer
10 326 (9.14%) Senior Developer
11 265 (7.43%) Angular Developer
12 207 (5.80%) JavaScript Developer
13 163 (4.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 159 (4.46%) SQL Developer
15 152 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
16 143 (4.01%) Software Developer
17 141 (3.95%) PHP Developer
18 136 (3.81%) Azure Developer
19 133 (3.73%) Web Developer
20 95 (2.66%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,454 (68.80%) .NET
2 1,774 (49.73%) ASP.NET
3 1,391 (39.00%) HTML
4 1,287 (36.08%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1,262 (35.38%) CSS
6 1,193 (33.45%) AngularJS
7 899 (25.20%) ASP.NET Web API
8 833 (23.35%) jQuery
9 697 (19.54%) .NET Framework
10 628 (17.61%) Web Services
11 605 (16.96%) HTML5
12 588 (16.48%) REST
13 517 (14.49%) Spring
14 475 (13.32%) RESTful
15 456 (12.78%) Entity Framework
16 445 (12.48%) WCF
17 394 (11.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 393 (11.02%) React
19 382 (10.71%) .NET Core
20 353 (9.90%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 345 (9.67%) Greenfield Project
2 235 (6.59%) User Experience
3 161 (4.51%) Analytical Skills
4 127 (3.56%) Fintech
5 103 (2.89%) Computer Science
6 94 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
6 94 (2.64%) Self-Motivation
7 93 (2.61%) Mobile App
8 36 (1.01%) Algorithms
9 32 (0.90%) Data Structures
10 25 (0.70%) Hedge funds
11 22 (0.62%) Fixed Income
12 20 (0.56%) Blog
13 18 (0.50%) N-Tier
14 16 (0.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 16 (0.45%) iPhone
15 14 (0.39%) Public Cloud
16 13 (0.36%) Animation
16 13 (0.36%) Derivative
16 13 (0.36%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 195 (5.47%) Windows
2 184 (5.16%) Linux
3 93 (2.61%) Android
3 93 (2.61%) Apple iOS
4 71 (1.99%) Unix
5 35 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 9 (0.25%) Solaris
6 9 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.20%) CentOS
8 6 (0.17%) Mac OS X
8 6 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
9 5 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.11%) Debian
11 2 (0.056%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.056%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.028%) MVS
12 1 (0.028%) VMS
12 1 (0.028%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.028%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,805 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
2 1,089 (30.53%) TDD
3 690 (19.34%) Scrum
4 544 (15.25%) BDD
5 524 (14.69%) Microservices
6 490 (13.74%) Continuous Integration
7 437 (12.25%) Web Development
8 424 (11.89%) OO
9 379 (10.63%) E-Commerce
10 372 (10.43%) Unit Testing
11 362 (10.15%) Problem-Solving
12 313 (8.77%) Software Engineering
12 313 (8.77%) Test Automation
13 292 (8.19%) SOLID
14 243 (6.81%) DevOps
15 231 (6.48%) Front End Development
16 228 (6.39%) Kanban
17 225 (6.31%) OOP
18 193 (5.41%) SDLC
19 184 (5.16%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 2,285 (64.06%) C#
2 1,938 (54.33%) JavaScript
3 1,160 (32.52%) SQL
4 667 (18.70%) Java
5 251 (7.04%) Java 8
6 243 (6.81%) PHP
7 206 (5.78%) T-SQL
8 168 (4.71%) TypeScript
9 137 (3.84%) Scala
10 108 (3.03%) VB.NET
11 78 (2.19%) Ruby
12 77 (2.16%) PowerShell
12 77 (2.16%) Python
13 57 (1.60%) Java 9
14 51 (1.43%) PL/SQL
15 47 (1.32%) Apple Swift
16 42 (1.18%) Objective-C
17 29 (0.81%) C
18 24 (0.67%) Kotlin
19 20 (0.56%) ES6
Qualifications
1 160 (4.49%) Degree
2 115 (3.22%) Security Cleared
3 88 (2.47%) SC Cleared
4 52 (1.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 47 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (0.34%) Numerate Degree
7 11 (0.31%) Master's Degree
8 8 (0.22%) PhD
8 8 (0.22%) TOGAF Certification
9 6 (0.17%) DBS Check
10 4 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.056%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.028%) HNC
12 1 (0.028%) MBCS
12 1 (0.028%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (2.19%) QA
2 13 (0.36%) WCAG
3 9 (0.25%) GDPR
4 4 (0.11%) SLA
5 3 (0.084%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.084%) TickIT
6 2 (0.056%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.056%) HL7
7 1 (0.028%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.028%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.028%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.028%) IFRS
7 1 (0.028%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.028%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.028%) PMO
System Software
1 265 (7.43%) Docker
2 20 (0.56%) Active Directory
3 10 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.084%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 76 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 26 (0.73%) Puppet
3 25 (0.70%) Ansible
4 21 (0.59%) Terraform
5 19 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
6 18 (0.50%) Docker Swarm
6 18 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (0.45%) Kibana
8 10 (0.28%) CA Single Sign-On
8 10 (0.28%) HockeyApp
9 6 (0.17%) Grafana
10 3 (0.084%) CASB
10 3 (0.084%) Graphite
11 1 (0.028%) logstash
11 1 (0.028%) PingFederate
11 1 (0.028%) Rancher
11 1 (0.028%) SELinux
11 1 (0.028%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 713 (19.99%) Microsoft
2 169 (4.74%) Oracle
3 93 (2.61%) Sitecore
4 91 (2.55%) Google
5 58 (1.63%) Xamarin
6 49 (1.37%) Adobe
7 45 (1.26%) SAP
8 40 (1.12%) Zend
9 32 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
10 31 (0.87%) Apple
11 26 (0.73%) Atlassian
12 22 (0.62%) hybris
12 22 (0.62%) Sybase
13 20 (0.56%) Telerik
14 19 (0.53%) Twitter
15 18 (0.50%) IBM
16 14 (0.39%) Nintex
16 14 (0.39%) Rackspace
17 9 (0.25%) Demandware
18 8 (0.22%) New Relic