Period
to 27 October 2021

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 27 October 2021 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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 200 226 96
Rank change year-on-year +26 -130 -29
Contract jobs citing MVC 929 322 1,951
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.36% 1.16% 2.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 1.33% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 225 1,510
10th Percentile £313 £300 £313
25th Percentile £368 £356 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
75th Percentile £525 £550 £500
90th Percentile £600 £575 £551
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 4 11
10th Percentile £36.51 £34.91 £30.03
25th Percentile £42.75 £39.47 £30.64
Median hourly rate £60.50 £47.25 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year +28.04% +5.00% +5.88%
75th Percentile £62.00 £54.06 £60.00
90th Percentile £64.75 £54.63 £65.00
UK median hourly rate £60.50 £42.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +44.05% -6.67% +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 60,925 24,238 67,281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 89.31% 87.39% 87.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 42,901 16,727 45,647
10th Percentile £318 £300 £300
25th Percentile £413 £381 £381
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £475 £475
Median % change year-on-year +10.53% - +1.50%
75th Percentile £625 £584 £575
90th Percentile £700 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £513 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,508 700 1,906
10th Percentile £12.24 £11.75 £11.55
25th Percentile £14.50 £15.47 £14.50
Median hourly rate £24.18 £25.00 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year -3.30% +11.11% +12.50%
75th Percentile £49.25 £45.00 £46.30
90th Percentile £63.75 £55.00 £53.75
UK median hourly rate £24.79 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -0.84% +11.11% +12.50%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MVC as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in England

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MVC in England.

Daily rate trend for MVC in England

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MVC in England over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for MVC in England

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MVC in England.

Hourly rate trend for MVC in England

MVC
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing MVC in England over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

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 27 October 2021. 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 -35 392 £500 -4.76% 284
North of England +32 172 £413 +10.00% 269
South East -22 108 £415 -7.78% 147
Midlands -6 107 £389 +14.34% 165
North West +11 93 £410 +9.33% 163
Yorkshire -8 61 £414 +22.59% 70
West Midlands -33 54 £410 +15.09% 96
East Midlands +11 52 £375 +15.38% 68
South West -38 40 £463 +25.00% 65
East of England -26 34 £413 -12.00% 60
North East +5 18 £500 +26.98% 36
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 27 October 2021, 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.

1 583 (62.76%) .NET
2 531 (57.16%) C#
3 470 (50.59%) JavaScript
4 380 (40.90%) Agile Software Development
5 336 (36.17%) ASP.NET
6 325 (34.98%) SQL
7 321 (34.55%) SQL Server
8 318 (34.23%) Azure
9 307 (33.05%) CSS
10 305 (32.83%) HTML
11 275 (29.60%) Git (software)
12 245 (26.37%) .NET Core
13 242 (26.05%) TDD
14 210 (22.60%) ASP.NET MVC
15 205 (22.07%) RESTful
15 205 (22.07%) .NET Framework
16 204 (21.96%) AngularJS
17 203 (21.85%) DevOps
18 186 (20.02%) ASP.NET Web API
18 186 (20.02%) Java
19 180 (19.38%) Full Stack Development
20 179 (19.27%) Microsoft
21 172 (18.51%) Microservices
22 170 (18.30%) Web Services
23 164 (17.65%) Software Engineering
24 156 (16.79%) jQuery
25 148 (15.93%) Docker
26 142 (15.29%) React
27 135 (14.53%) Jenkins
27 135 (14.53%) 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 38 (4.09%) Confluence
2 37 (3.98%) CMS
3 26 (2.80%) Tomcat
4 23 (2.48%) SharePoint
5 18 (1.94%) JBoss
5 18 (1.94%) Umbraco
6 14 (1.51%) IIS
7 11 (1.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 9 (0.97%) Drupal
8 9 (0.97%) EPiServer
9 8 (0.86%) Apache
9 8 (0.86%) Moodle
10 7 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
10 7 (0.75%) WordPress
11 6 (0.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 6 (0.65%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.65%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.54%) Apache Solr
12 5 (0.54%) Kentico
12 5 (0.54%) Liferay
Applications
1 7 (0.75%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.54%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.22%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.11%) InVision
4 1 (0.11%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.65%) SAP Hybris
3 4 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.43%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
4 3 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.11%) Magento
6 1 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 318 (34.23%) Azure
2 131 (14.10%) AWS
3 62 (6.67%) Serverless
4 60 (6.46%) PaaS
5 43 (4.63%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 40 (4.31%) Azure Service Bus
7 38 (4.09%) Azure Functions
7 38 (4.09%) GitHub
8 34 (3.66%) SaaS
9 31 (3.34%) GCP
10 30 (3.23%) OpenShift
11 24 (2.58%) IaaS
12 20 (2.15%) Amazon EKS
12 20 (2.15%) Azure Data Factory
12 20 (2.15%) npm
13 19 (2.05%) Azure Event Grid
13 19 (2.05%) Azure Pipelines
14 15 (1.61%) AWS Lambda
15 13 (1.40%) Azure Storage
15 13 (1.40%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.18%) HTTP
2 3 (0.32%) Firewall
2 3 (0.32%) Intranet
2 3 (0.32%) IPv4
2 3 (0.32%) LAN
2 3 (0.32%) WAN
3 2 (0.22%) Internet
3 2 (0.22%) SSH
4 1 (0.11%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.11%) RFID
4 1 (0.11%) SSL
4 1 (0.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 321 (34.55%) SQL Server
2 67 (7.21%) MySQL
3 49 (5.27%) MongoDB
4 46 (4.95%) Relational Database
5 42 (4.52%) PostgreSQL
5 42 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 40 (4.31%) NoSQL
7 30 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (2.91%) Azure SQL Database
9 25 (2.69%) Redis
10 23 (2.48%) Apache Cassandra
11 22 (2.37%) Data Lake
12 19 (2.05%) SQL Server 2016
13 17 (1.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 12 (1.29%) Hadoop
14 12 (1.29%) Oracle Database
15 11 (1.18%) BigQuery
16 10 (1.08%) Power BI
17 9 (0.97%) Delta Lake
17 9 (0.97%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 275 (29.60%) Git (software)
2 135 (14.53%) Jenkins
3 73 (7.86%) JUnit
4 68 (7.32%) JIRA
5 57 (6.14%) Visual Studio
6 56 (6.03%) Maven
7 49 (5.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 31 (3.34%) GitLab
9 30 (3.23%) Mockito
10 29 (3.12%) NUnit
11 27 (2.91%) Gradle
12 23 (2.48%) Selenium
12 23 (2.48%) TeamCity
12 23 (2.48%) Xcode
13 21 (2.26%) Cucumber
13 21 (2.26%) SonarQube
14 20 (2.15%) ReSharper
15 19 (2.05%) webpack
16 16 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
16 16 (1.72%) Postman
General
1 133 (14.32%) Social Skills
2 127 (13.67%) Finance
3 42 (4.52%) Banking
4 30 (3.23%) Retail
5 29 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (2.91%) Public Sector
7 17 (1.83%) Marketing
8 16 (1.72%) Games
8 16 (1.72%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.51%) Manufacturing
10 13 (1.40%) Presentation Skills
11 9 (0.97%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.86%) Automotive
13 7 (0.75%) Corporate Banking
13 7 (0.75%) Telecoms
14 6 (0.65%) Back Office
14 6 (0.65%) Organisational Skills
15 4 (0.43%) Front Office
15 4 (0.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
15 4 (0.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 783 (84.28%) Developer
2 354 (38.11%) .NET Developer
3 178 (19.16%) C# Developer
4 132 (14.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 111 (11.95%) Senior Developer
6 83 (8.93%) Full Stack Developer
7 76 (8.18%) Java Developer
8 57 (6.14%) Azure Developer
8 57 (6.14%) PHP Developer
9 49 (5.27%) Software Developer
10 45 (4.84%) Senior .NET Developer
11 43 (4.63%) Architect
12 42 (4.52%) SQL Developer
13 40 (4.31%) Software Engineer
14 29 (3.12%) ASP.NET Developer
15 28 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 28 (3.01%) Backend Developer
16 27 (2.91%) Angular Developer
16 27 (2.91%) iOS Developer
17 26 (2.80%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 583 (62.76%) .NET
2 336 (36.17%) ASP.NET
3 307 (33.05%) CSS
4 305 (32.83%) HTML
5 245 (26.37%) .NET Core
6 210 (22.60%) ASP.NET MVC
7 205 (22.07%) .NET Framework
7 205 (22.07%) RESTful
8 204 (21.96%) AngularJS
9 186 (20.02%) ASP.NET Web API
10 170 (18.30%) Web Services
11 156 (16.79%) jQuery
12 142 (15.29%) React
13 135 (14.53%) Entity Framework
13 135 (14.53%) Spring
14 106 (11.41%) Vue.js
15 98 (10.55%) HTML5
16 96 (10.33%) XML
17 94 (10.12%) REST
18 89 (9.58%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 41 (4.41%) Data Protection Act
2 37 (3.98%) User Experience
3 30 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 26 (2.80%) Greenfield Project
5 22 (2.37%) Mobile App
6 21 (2.26%) Management Information System
7 20 (2.15%) N-Tier
8 19 (2.05%) Public Cloud
9 14 (1.51%) Legacy Code
10 12 (1.29%) Data Structures
10 12 (1.29%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (1.18%) Legacy Systems
11 11 (1.18%) NHS
12 8 (0.86%) Animation
12 8 (0.86%) VLE
13 7 (0.75%) Reinsurance
14 6 (0.65%) Cloud Native
14 6 (0.65%) e-Learning
15 5 (0.54%) Learning Management System
15 5 (0.54%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 73 (7.86%) Windows
2 54 (5.81%) Linux
3 43 (4.63%) Apple iOS
4 35 (3.77%) Android
5 34 (3.66%) Unix
6 8 (0.86%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.54%) Debian
8 5 (0.54%) VMS
8 5 (0.54%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 380 (40.90%) Agile Software Development
2 242 (26.05%) TDD
3 203 (21.85%) DevOps
4 180 (19.38%) Full Stack Development
5 172 (18.51%) Microservices
6 164 (17.65%) Software Engineering
7 133 (14.32%) Scrum
7 133 (14.32%) Unit Testing
8 121 (13.02%) OO
9 96 (10.33%) Web Development
10 95 (10.23%) Continuous Integration
11 80 (8.61%) SDLC
12 77 (8.29%) SOLID
13 73 (7.86%) OOP
14 71 (7.64%) Test Automation
15 64 (6.89%) BDD
16 63 (6.78%) MVVM
17 60 (6.46%) SOA
18 55 (5.92%) Problem-Solving
19 48 (5.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 531 (57.16%) C#
2 470 (50.59%) JavaScript
3 325 (34.98%) SQL
4 186 (20.02%) Java
5 90 (9.69%) TypeScript
6 81 (8.72%) PHP
7 61 (6.57%) Java 8
7 61 (6.57%) Python
8 60 (6.46%) T-SQL
9 47 (5.06%) VB.NET
10 32 (3.44%) Scala
11 31 (3.34%) Apple Swift
11 31 (3.34%) Kotlin
12 30 (3.23%) Objective-C
12 30 (3.23%) PowerShell
13 21 (2.26%) ES6
14 19 (2.05%) C
15 17 (1.83%) Java 11
15 17 (1.83%) Ruby
16 16 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 34 (3.66%) Security Cleared
2 28 (3.01%) SC Cleared
3 21 (2.26%) Degree
4 12 (1.29%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.65%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.43%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.22%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.22%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.22%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.11%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.15%) QA
2 16 (1.72%) Accessibility
3 13 (1.40%) WCAG
4 1 (0.11%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.11%) DICOM
4 1 (0.11%) GDPR
4 1 (0.11%) HL7
4 1 (0.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 148 (15.93%) Docker
2 8 (0.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 88 (9.47%) Kubernetes
2 17 (1.83%) Terraform
3 16 (1.72%) Grafana
4 13 (1.40%) Ansible
5 10 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.86%) Prometheus
7 6 (0.65%) Puppet
8 4 (0.43%) SCCM
9 3 (0.32%) HP Fortify
9 3 (0.32%) Kibana
10 2 (0.22%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.11%) logstash
11 1 (0.11%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 179 (19.27%) Microsoft
2 60 (6.46%) Oracle
3 22 (2.37%) Google
4 18 (1.94%) Telerik
5 13 (1.40%) Databricks
6 12 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (1.18%) SAP
8 9 (0.97%) Sitecore
8 9 (0.97%) Xamarin
9 8 (0.86%) Adobe
9 8 (0.86%) Blackboard
9 8 (0.86%) CA
9 8 (0.86%) CA Agile Central
9 8 (0.86%) hybris
10 7 (0.75%) Atlassian
11 6 (0.65%) IBM
12 5 (0.54%) Apple
12 5 (0.54%) Sage
13 4 (0.43%) Murex
13 4 (0.43%) Red Hat