Period
to 18 July 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 18 July 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 51 54
Rank change year-on-year -9 +3 -5
Contract jobs citing MVC 3,723 3,569 3,866
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 3.94% 4.08% 3.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.59% 4.79% 4.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,863 2,613 2,917
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £313 £294 £281
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 52 32
England median hourly rate £44.00 £43.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.15% +2.35% +21.43%
10th Percentile £24.98 £35.00 £22.20
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £63.92
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £43.50 £42.75
% change year-on-year -1.15% +1.75% +22.14%

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 81,069 74,495 85,828
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.88% 85.13% 84.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,895 49,069 57,206
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £300 £280 £268
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £445 £425
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,236 1,936 2,070
England median hourly rate £22.46 £25.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.16% +4.17% +11.63%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.39 £11.72
90th Percentile £50.50 £51.38 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £21.75 £25.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year -13.00% +2.04% +13.95%

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 18 July 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 18 July 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 18 July 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 +7 1,743 £475 +5.56% 509
North of England -4 654 £363 +3.57% 484
South East -15 603 £400 +6.67% 359
North West -2 329 £365 +0.97% 271
Midlands -18 283 £350 +9.38% 264
South West -10 267 £375 +4.17% 183
Yorkshire -12 265 £363 +3.57% 174
East of England -8 174 £400 +8.11% 132
West Midlands -17 171 £400 +23.08% 149
East Midlands -9 112 £340 +7.94% 115
North East -10 60 £325 -7.14% 39
South Coast 0 2 - -
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 2,538 (68.17%) .NET
2 2,385 (64.06%) C#
3 1,942 (52.16%) JavaScript
4 1,941 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1,813 (48.70%) ASP.NET
6 1,494 (40.13%) HTML
7 1,376 (36.96%) CSS
8 1,365 (36.66%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1,341 (36.02%) SQL Server
10 1,241 (33.33%) TDD
11 1,198 (32.18%) AngularJS
12 1,151 (30.92%) SQL
13 925 (24.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 863 (23.18%) jQuery
15 800 (21.49%) Git (software)
16 756 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
17 729 (19.58%) Scrum
18 705 (18.94%) Java
19 696 (18.69%) Microsoft
20 678 (18.21%) .NET Framework
21 642 (17.24%) Web Services
22 639 (17.16%) BDD
23 619 (16.63%) HTML5
24 586 (15.74%) REST
25 529 (14.21%) Finance
26 521 (13.99%) Web Development
27 516 (13.86%) Microservices
28 501 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
29 474 (12.73%) Spring
30 458 (12.30%) RESTful

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
1 202 (5.43%) CMS
2 120 (3.22%) IIS
3 100 (2.69%) Elasticsearch
4 96 (2.58%) Confluence
5 95 (2.55%) Umbraco
6 76 (2.04%) Tomcat
7 66 (1.77%) Apache
7 66 (1.77%) SharePoint
8 60 (1.61%) NServiceBus
9 53 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
10 49 (1.32%) WebSphere
11 33 (0.89%) EPiServer
12 28 (0.75%) WebLogic
13 27 (0.73%) WordPress
14 24 (0.64%) Apache Solr
15 23 (0.62%) MQSeries
16 21 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 21 (0.56%) JBoss
17 19 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
17 19 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 34 (0.91%) Photoshop
2 20 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 19 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
4 13 (0.35%) Microsoft Office
5 8 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (0.13%) InVision
7 1 (0.027%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.027%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 51 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 41 (1.10%) Magento
3 7 (0.19%) SAP Hybris
4 6 (0.16%) SDL Web 8
5 5 (0.13%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (0.11%) Endur
6 4 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
7 2 (0.054%) Odoo
7 2 (0.054%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.054%) Sage CRM
7 2 (0.054%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 2 (0.054%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.054%) WebTrends
8 1 (0.027%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.027%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.027%) Elite 3E
8 1 (0.027%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 756 (20.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 416 (11.17%) Amazon AWS
3 78 (2.10%) GitHub
4 76 (2.04%) Serverless
5 73 (1.96%) npm
6 39 (1.05%) SaaS
7 38 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
8 34 (0.91%) PaaS
9 29 (0.78%) IaaS
10 27 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
10 27 (0.73%) NuGet
11 24 (0.64%) Office 365
12 19 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
12 19 (0.51%) AWS Lambda
13 16 (0.43%) Amazon S3
14 14 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 14 (0.38%) Amazon SQS
15 13 (0.35%) Dynamics 365
16 11 (0.30%) Heroku
17 10 (0.27%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 145 (3.89%) HTTP
2 38 (1.02%) Internet
3 21 (0.56%) SSL
4 20 (0.54%) AMQP
5 16 (0.43%) DNS
6 14 (0.38%) SMS
6 14 (0.38%) SMTP
7 10 (0.27%) MQTT
8 8 (0.21%) Kerberos
9 7 (0.19%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.16%) Firewall
10 6 (0.16%) FTP
10 6 (0.16%) IMAP
11 4 (0.11%) Bluetooth
11 4 (0.11%) Intranet
12 3 (0.081%) Broadband
12 3 (0.081%) DSL
12 3 (0.081%) LAN
12 3 (0.081%) Skype
12 3 (0.081%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,341 (36.02%) SQL Server
2 243 (6.53%) Relational Database
3 239 (6.42%) NoSQL
4 214 (5.75%) MySQL
5 169 (4.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 164 (4.41%) MongoDB
7 144 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 111 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 85 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
10 79 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 63 (1.69%) Azure SQL Database
12 56 (1.50%) Apache Cassandra
13 53 (1.42%) RDBMS
14 52 (1.40%) SQL Server 2016
15 47 (1.26%) SQL Server 2014
16 42 (1.13%) Oracle Database
17 35 (0.94%) Neo4j
18 33 (0.89%) Redis
19 31 (0.83%) Cosmos DB
20 25 (0.67%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 800 (21.49%) Git (software)
2 344 (9.24%) Visual Studio
3 283 (7.60%) Team Foundation Server
4 274 (7.36%) Jenkins
5 261 (7.01%) JIRA
6 202 (5.43%) Octopus Deploy
7 198 (5.32%) Maven
8 197 (5.29%) TeamCity
9 181 (4.86%) NUnit
10 175 (4.70%) Selenium
11 155 (4.16%) Subversion
12 144 (3.87%) JUnit
13 134 (3.60%) Visual Studio Team System
14 94 (2.52%) SpecFlow
15 85 (2.28%) Grunt
15 85 (2.28%) gulp
16 82 (2.20%) Gradle
16 82 (2.20%) Jasmine
17 61 (1.64%) Bitbucket
18 58 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 529 (14.21%) Finance
2 257 (6.90%) Banking
3 166 (4.46%) Retail
4 73 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 62 (1.67%) Marketing
6 58 (1.56%) Games
7 54 (1.45%) Financial Institution
8 39 (1.05%) Manufacturing
8 39 (1.05%) Telecoms
9 38 (1.02%) Back Office
10 32 (0.86%) Advertising
10 32 (0.86%) Front Office
11 31 (0.83%) Automotive
12 26 (0.70%) Law
13 22 (0.59%) Legal
14 20 (0.54%) Electronics
15 11 (0.30%) Publishing
16 6 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.16%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3,292 (88.42%) Developer
2 1,548 (41.58%) .NET Developer
3 1,054 (28.31%) C# Developer
4 720 (19.34%) C# .NET Developer
5 448 (12.03%) ASP.NET Developer
6 401 (10.77%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 388 (10.42%) Java Developer
8 363 (9.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 349 (9.37%) Senior Developer
10 309 (8.30%) Full Stack Developer
11 257 (6.90%) Angular Developer
12 187 (5.02%) JavaScript Developer
13 179 (4.81%) Web Developer
14 172 (4.62%) PHP Developer
15 171 (4.59%) SQL Developer
16 162 (4.35%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 143 (3.84%) Software Developer
18 137 (3.68%) Senior .NET Developer
19 133 (3.57%) Azure Developer
20 96 (2.58%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,538 (68.17%) .NET
2 1,813 (48.70%) ASP.NET
3 1,494 (40.13%) HTML
4 1,376 (36.96%) CSS
5 1,365 (36.66%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1,198 (32.18%) AngularJS
7 925 (24.85%) ASP.NET Web API
8 863 (23.18%) jQuery
9 678 (18.21%) .NET Framework
10 642 (17.24%) Web Services
11 619 (16.63%) HTML5
12 586 (15.74%) REST
13 474 (12.73%) Spring
14 458 (12.30%) RESTful
15 442 (11.87%) WCF
16 435 (11.68%) Entity Framework
17 415 (11.15%) CSS3
18 408 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 367 (9.86%) React
20 326 (8.76%) .NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 329 (8.84%) Greenfield Project
2 237 (6.37%) User Experience
3 135 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
4 114 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
5 95 (2.55%) Fintech
6 91 (2.44%) Self-Motivation
7 81 (2.18%) Mobile App
8 67 (1.80%) Computer Science
9 36 (0.97%) Algorithms
10 31 (0.83%) Hedge funds
11 30 (0.81%) Fixed Income
12 27 (0.73%) Public Cloud
13 24 (0.64%) N-Tier
14 23 (0.62%) Client/Server
15 22 (0.59%) Data Structures
16 18 (0.48%) Animation
17 17 (0.46%) Virtual Team
18 16 (0.43%) iPad
19 15 (0.40%) Blog
20 12 (0.32%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 234 (6.29%) Windows
2 200 (5.37%) Linux
3 103 (2.77%) Android
4 101 (2.71%) Apple iOS
5 55 (1.48%) Unix
6 34 (0.91%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (0.19%) Windows Phone
8 7 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.13%) Windows Mobile
10 4 (0.11%) Nucleus RTOS
10 4 (0.11%) Solaris
11 3 (0.081%) CentOS
11 3 (0.081%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.054%) Debian
12 2 (0.054%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.054%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.054%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.054%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.054%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,941 (52.14%) Agile Software Development
2 1,241 (33.33%) TDD
3 729 (19.58%) Scrum
4 639 (17.16%) BDD
5 521 (13.99%) Web Development
6 516 (13.86%) Microservices
7 501 (13.46%) Continuous Integration
8 437 (11.74%) OO
9 428 (11.50%) E-Commerce
10 406 (10.91%) Unit Testing
11 357 (9.59%) Problem-Solving
12 334 (8.97%) SOLID
13 325 (8.73%) Test Automation
14 278 (7.47%) Front End Development
15 276 (7.41%) DevOps
16 269 (7.23%) Pair Programming
17 255 (6.85%) Kanban
18 253 (6.80%) Software Engineering
19 246 (6.61%) OOP
20 199 (5.35%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2,385 (64.06%) C#
2 1,942 (52.16%) JavaScript
3 1,151 (30.92%) SQL
4 705 (18.94%) Java
5 254 (6.82%) PHP
6 237 (6.37%) Java 8
7 227 (6.10%) T-SQL
8 203 (5.45%) TypeScript
9 124 (3.33%) Scala
10 101 (2.71%) VB.NET
11 91 (2.44%) Ruby
12 86 (2.31%) Python
13 78 (2.10%) PowerShell
14 52 (1.40%) Apple Swift
15 47 (1.26%) Objective-C
16 40 (1.07%) PL/SQL
17 33 (0.89%) C++
18 29 (0.78%) C
19 26 (0.70%) Groovy
20 23 (0.62%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 137 (3.68%) Degree
2 115 (3.09%) Security Cleared
3 80 (2.15%) SC Cleared
4 45 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
5 29 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
6 19 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (0.46%) Master's Degree
8 6 (0.16%) DBS Check
9 5 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.11%) MCSD
10 4 (0.11%) MCTS
11 2 (0.054%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.054%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.054%) HND
11 2 (0.054%) MCSE
11 2 (0.054%) Numerate Degree
12 1 (0.027%) MBCS
12 1 (0.027%) MCPD
12 1 (0.027%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (2.36%) QA
2 18 (0.48%) GDPR
3 9 (0.24%) GCP
4 8 (0.21%) SLA
4 8 (0.21%) WCAG
5 6 (0.16%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.13%) HL7
7 3 (0.081%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.054%) PMO
8 2 (0.054%) SEPA
9 1 (0.027%) IFRS
9 1 (0.027%) IFRS 9
9 1 (0.027%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 224 (6.02%) Docker
2 12 (0.32%) Active Directory
3 8 (0.21%) Varnish
4 4 (0.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 4 (0.11%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.027%) VirtualBox
5 1 (0.027%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 59 (1.58%) Puppet
2 57 (1.53%) Kubernetes
3 31 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (0.67%) Ansible
4 25 (0.67%) Terraform
5 18 (0.48%) Single Sign-On
6 17 (0.46%) Kibana
7 12 (0.32%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (0.16%) CA Single Sign-On
9 4 (0.11%) Capistrano
10 3 (0.081%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 3 (0.081%) CASB
10 3 (0.081%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.054%) Grafana
11 2 (0.054%) HP ALM
12 1 (0.027%) BladeLogic
12 1 (0.027%) Nagios
12 1 (0.027%) PingFederate
12 1 (0.027%) Rancher
12 1 (0.027%) WMI
Vendors
1 696 (18.69%) Microsoft
2 169 (4.54%) Oracle
3 113 (3.04%) Sitecore
4 91 (2.44%) Google
5 61 (1.64%) Adobe
6 48 (1.29%) SAP
6 48 (1.29%) Xamarin
7 41 (1.10%) Zend
8 36 (0.97%) Capita
9 34 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
10 28 (0.75%) Telerik
11 25 (0.67%) Atlassian
12 24 (0.64%) hybris
13 20 (0.54%) Sybase
14 18 (0.48%) IBM
15 15 (0.40%) MuleSoft
15 15 (0.40%) New Relic
16 11 (0.30%) FatWire
16 11 (0.30%) Splunk
17 9 (0.24%) Apple