The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
South East / Kent
Rank 16 8 15
Rank change year-on-year -8 +7  
Contract jobs citing MVC 31 66 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 10.51% 14.32% 11.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.35% 18.80% 15.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 53 17
Median daily rate £375 £338 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £318 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £375 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £340
% change year-on-year +0.71% +2.20%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.28%  

MVC is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 251 351 195
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 85.08% 76.14% 73.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 270 108
Median daily rate £375 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £210 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 9
Median hourly rate £27.38 £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -83.89% +325.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Kent

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MVC in Kent.

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Kent

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Kent over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Kent

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone +2 8 £356 +1.78% 4
Tunbridge Wells +1 3 £335 -0.74% 3
West Malling -1 3 £400 +6.59%
Faversham - 1 £525 -
MVC
South East

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for MVC.

1 42 (84.00%) .NET
2 39 (78.00%) C#
3 35 (70.00%) ASP.NET
4 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
5 32 (64.00%) Oracle
6 31 (62.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 19 (38.00%) HTML
8 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
8 19 (38.00%) SQL
9 18 (36.00%) MVVM
9 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (36.00%) LINQ
9 18 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (34.00%) WCF
10 17 (34.00%) WPF
11 16 (32.00%) ReSharper
11 16 (32.00%) .NET Framework
11 16 (32.00%) Unit Testing
11 16 (32.00%) VB.NET
11 16 (32.00%) Prototyping
12 15 (30.00%) Client/Server
12 15 (30.00%) NUnit
12 15 (30.00%) WinForms
12 15 (30.00%) ADO.NET
12 15 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
12 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
12 15 (30.00%) MSBuild
12 15 (30.00%) Moq
12 15 (30.00%) Caliburn.Micro

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (2.00%) Apache
1 1 (2.00%) CMS
1 1 (2.00%) Confluence
1 1 (2.00%) GlassFish
1 1 (2.00%) IIS
1 1 (2.00%) JBoss
1 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (2.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.00%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (66.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 16 (32.00%) ReSharper
2 15 (30.00%) Moq
2 15 (30.00%) MSBuild
2 15 (30.00%) NUnit
2 15 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (12.00%) Subversion
4 5 (10.00%) Git (software)
5 4 (8.00%) JIRA
5 4 (8.00%) jMock
5 4 (8.00%) JUnit
5 4 (8.00%) Maven
5 4 (8.00%) Mockito
6 1 (2.00%) Bitbucket
6 1 (2.00%) IntelliJ
6 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.00%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.00%) Advertising
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
3 1 (2.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 50 (100.00%) Developer
2 41 (82.00%) .NET Developer
3 19 (38.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 19 (38.00%) C# Developer
4 17 (34.00%) WPF Developer
5 15 (30.00%) SQL Developer
5 15 (30.00%) WinForms Developer
6 13 (26.00%) Oracle Developer
7 10 (20.00%) WCF Developer
8 6 (12.00%) C# WPF Developer
9 4 (8.00%) C# WCF Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
9 4 (8.00%) Lead Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 3 (6.00%) J2EE Applications Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Java Applications Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 3 (6.00%) JavaScript Developer
10 3 (6.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (84.00%) .NET
2 35 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 31 (62.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 19 (38.00%) HTML
6 18 (36.00%) LINQ
7 17 (34.00%) WCF
7 17 (34.00%) WPF
8 16 (32.00%) .NET Framework
9 15 (30.00%) ADO.NET
9 15 (30.00%) Caliburn.Micro
9 15 (30.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
9 15 (30.00%) WinForms
10 14 (28.00%) Entity Framework
11 13 (26.00%) CSS
12 10 (20.00%) AngularJS
13 7 (14.00%) jQuery
14 6 (12.00%) HTML5
15 5 (10.00%) CSS3
16 4 (8.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.00%) User Experience
4 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.00%) Unix
2 1 (2.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (36.00%) Continuous Integration
1 18 (36.00%) MVVM
2 16 (32.00%) Prototyping
2 16 (32.00%) Unit Testing
3 11 (22.00%) Front End Development
3 11 (22.00%) TDD
3 11 (22.00%) Web Development
4 4 (8.00%) Scrum
5 3 (6.00%) Build Automation
5 3 (6.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 3 (6.00%) OO
5 3 (6.00%) SDLC
5 3 (6.00%) UML
5 3 (6.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (4.00%) BDD
6 2 (4.00%) OOP
6 2 (4.00%) SOLID
7 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) C#
2 19 (38.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (38.00%) SQL
3 16 (32.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (8.00%) Java
5 3 (6.00%) Python
6 2 (4.00%) PHP
7 1 (2.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) Oracle
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Sitecore