Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 23 May 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)
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 73 59
Rank change year-on-year +9 -14 0
Contract jobs citing MVC 1,743 1,303 1,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.82% 3.31% 3.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.38% 3.82% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,452 1,070 1,268
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +9.38%
10th Percentile £363 £325 £307
90th Percentile £588 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
London median hourly rate £39.29 £70.13 £190.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.98% -63.09% +750.49%
England median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% +23.08%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 39,807 34,076 37,213
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.25% 86.52% 85.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,785 24,463 26,933
London median daily rate £500 £475 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.97% +0.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 557 375 398
London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.05% +8.58%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.35 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.20 £53.25 £51.93
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +8.70% +8.75%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing MVC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in London

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in London

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in London over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in London

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in London

MVC
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the London region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Central London -13 397 £475 +5.56% 144
West London +14 105 £470 +13.25% 111
South London -27 64 £425 +13.33% 17
East London -7 29 £525 +10.53% 30
North London -2 3 £438 +2.94% 6
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 London region with a requirement for MVC.

1 1,061 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 1,008 (57.83%) .NET
3 952 (54.62%) C#
4 842 (48.31%) JavaScript
5 766 (43.95%) TDD
6 710 (40.73%) ASP.NET
7 630 (36.14%) AngularJS
8 581 (33.33%) HTML
9 548 (31.44%) CSS
10 540 (30.98%) ASP.NET MVC
11 487 (27.94%) SQL
12 478 (27.42%) Java
13 473 (27.14%) SQL Server
14 425 (24.38%) Git (software)
15 417 (23.92%) BDD
16 395 (22.66%) Microsoft Azure
17 372 (21.34%) Finance
18 358 (20.54%) Scrum
19 340 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
20 323 (18.53%) REST
21 319 (18.30%) Web Services
22 314 (18.01%) Microservices
23 308 (17.67%) jQuery
24 297 (17.04%) Spring
24 297 (17.04%) HTML5
25 281 (16.12%) Amazon AWS
26 269 (15.43%) OO
27 268 (15.38%) RESTful
28 267 (15.32%) E-Commerce
29 261 (14.97%) Microsoft

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 96 (5.51%) Elasticsearch
2 70 (4.02%) CMS
3 65 (3.73%) Confluence
4 54 (3.10%) Tomcat
5 45 (2.58%) IIS
6 43 (2.47%) Apache
7 36 (2.07%) NServiceBus
8 28 (1.61%) WebSphere
9 27 (1.55%) JBoss
10 26 (1.49%) Mule
10 26 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
10 26 (1.49%) Umbraco
11 23 (1.32%) EPiServer
12 22 (1.26%) MQSeries
13 20 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
14 18 (1.03%) Commerce Server
15 17 (0.98%) SharePoint
16 12 (0.69%) Jetty
16 12 (0.69%) Liferay
16 12 (0.69%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (1.26%) Photoshop
2 19 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 19 (1.09%) OmniGraffle
3 7 (0.40%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.11%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.057%) Chatbot
6 1 (0.057%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 24 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.40%) Magento
3 3 (0.17%) Endur
4 2 (0.11%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.11%) SAP PM
4 2 (0.11%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.057%) Dynamics GP
5 1 (0.057%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.057%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.057%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.057%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.057%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 395 (22.66%) Microsoft Azure
2 281 (16.12%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (3.21%) npm
4 55 (3.16%) Serverless
5 33 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
5 33 (1.89%) GitHub
6 21 (1.20%) IaaS
7 18 (1.03%) PaaS
8 16 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
9 14 (0.80%) Algolia
10 10 (0.57%) SaaS
10 10 (0.57%) Slack
11 9 (0.52%) Amazon S3
11 9 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
12 8 (0.46%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 8 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
12 8 (0.46%) Google Analytics
12 8 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
13 7 (0.40%) Google Tag Manager
13 7 (0.40%) NuGet
Communications & Networking
1 69 (3.96%) HTTP
2 16 (0.92%) SSL
3 12 (0.69%) Firewall
4 10 (0.57%) AMQP
4 10 (0.57%) Internet
4 10 (0.57%) SMS
5 9 (0.52%) FTP
6 8 (0.46%) SMTP
7 5 (0.29%) DNS
8 4 (0.23%) Bluetooth
8 4 (0.23%) MQTT
9 3 (0.17%) DSL
9 3 (0.17%) Kerberos
10 2 (0.11%) Broadband
10 2 (0.11%) LAN
10 2 (0.11%) WAN
11 1 (0.057%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.057%) Intranet
11 1 (0.057%) PuTTY
11 1 (0.057%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 473 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 171 (9.81%) Relational Database
3 147 (8.43%) NoSQL
4 103 (5.91%) MySQL
5 91 (5.22%) MongoDB
6 84 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 73 (4.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 52 (2.98%) SQL Server 2012
9 51 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
10 34 (1.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 31 (1.78%) Neo4j
12 29 (1.66%) RDBMS
12 29 (1.66%) SQL Server 2016
13 28 (1.61%) Apache Cassandra
14 25 (1.43%) Azure SQL Database
14 25 (1.43%) Couchbase
15 24 (1.38%) Cosmos DB
16 20 (1.15%) RavenDB
16 20 (1.15%) SQL Server 2014
17 16 (0.92%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 425 (24.38%) Git (software)
2 172 (9.87%) Jenkins
3 170 (9.75%) TeamCity
4 165 (9.47%) Maven
5 133 (7.63%) JIRA
6 125 (7.17%) Selenium
6 125 (7.17%) Visual Studio
7 119 (6.83%) Team Foundation Server
8 112 (6.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 103 (5.91%) JUnit
10 83 (4.76%) NUnit
11 76 (4.36%) Jasmine
12 74 (4.25%) Gradle
13 72 (4.13%) Subversion
14 68 (3.90%) Visual Studio Team System
15 54 (3.10%) Karma Test Runner
16 52 (2.98%) Grunt
17 46 (2.64%) Cucumber
18 45 (2.58%) webpack
19 36 (2.07%) gulp
General
1 372 (21.34%) Finance
2 223 (12.79%) Banking
3 124 (7.11%) Retail
4 80 (4.59%) Investment Banking
5 50 (2.87%) Financial Institution
6 42 (2.41%) Games
7 30 (1.72%) Front Office
8 19 (1.09%) Back Office
9 18 (1.03%) Marketing
10 16 (0.92%) Advertising
11 13 (0.75%) Automotive
11 13 (0.75%) Multimedia
12 7 (0.40%) Law
12 7 (0.40%) Legal
12 7 (0.40%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.23%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.23%) Publishing
13 4 (0.23%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.11%) Electronics
15 1 (0.057%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,545 (88.64%) Developer
2 607 (34.83%) .NET Developer
3 450 (25.82%) C# Developer
4 265 (15.20%) C# .NET Developer
5 260 (14.92%) Java Developer
6 231 (13.25%) Senior Developer
7 186 (10.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 177 (10.15%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 148 (8.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 148 (8.49%) Full Stack Developer
10 145 (8.32%) Angular Developer
11 103 (5.91%) JavaScript Developer
12 95 (5.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 83 (4.76%) Senior .NET Developer
14 76 (4.36%) SQL Developer
15 71 (4.07%) Web Developer
16 68 (3.90%) E-Commerce Developer
17 66 (3.79%) Agile Developer
18 62 (3.56%) PHP Developer
19 60 (3.44%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,008 (57.83%) .NET
2 710 (40.73%) ASP.NET
3 630 (36.14%) AngularJS
4 581 (33.33%) HTML
5 548 (31.44%) CSS
6 540 (30.98%) ASP.NET MVC
7 340 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 323 (18.53%) REST
9 319 (18.30%) Web Services
10 308 (17.67%) jQuery
11 297 (17.04%) HTML5
11 297 (17.04%) Spring
12 268 (15.38%) RESTful
13 236 (13.54%) .NET Framework
14 222 (12.74%) Spring MVC
15 215 (12.34%) CSS3
16 203 (11.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 198 (11.36%) WCF
18 194 (11.13%) React
19 188 (10.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 182 (10.44%) Greenfield Project
2 132 (7.57%) User Experience
3 65 (3.73%) Fintech
4 55 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (2.52%) Algorithms
6 42 (2.41%) Hedge funds
7 31 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
7 31 (1.78%) Fixed Income
8 22 (1.26%) Self-Motivation
9 19 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 19 (1.09%) Computer Science
9 19 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
10 18 (1.03%) Blog
11 17 (0.98%) iPad
11 17 (0.98%) Mobile App
12 16 (0.92%) Public Cloud
13 15 (0.86%) iPhone
14 14 (0.80%) Equities
14 14 (0.80%) Virtual Team
15 13 (0.75%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 108 (6.20%) Windows
2 91 (5.22%) Linux
3 71 (4.07%) Apple iOS
4 63 (3.61%) Unix
5 61 (3.50%) Android
6 13 (0.75%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.40%) Nucleus RTOS
8 6 (0.34%) Windows Phone
9 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (0.11%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.11%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,061 (60.87%) Agile Software Development
2 766 (43.95%) TDD
3 417 (23.92%) BDD
4 358 (20.54%) Scrum
5 314 (18.01%) Microservices
6 269 (15.43%) OO
7 267 (15.32%) E-Commerce
8 252 (14.46%) Continuous Integration
9 232 (13.31%) Web Development
10 220 (12.62%) Unit Testing
11 193 (11.07%) DevOps
12 192 (11.02%) Pair Programming
13 180 (10.33%) Problem-Solving
14 176 (10.10%) SOLID
15 165 (9.47%) Test Automation
16 163 (9.35%) OOP
17 159 (9.12%) Software Engineering
18 135 (7.75%) MVVM
19 120 (6.88%) Kanban
20 117 (6.71%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 952 (54.62%) C#
2 842 (48.31%) JavaScript
3 487 (27.94%) SQL
4 478 (27.42%) Java
5 167 (9.58%) Java 8
6 112 (6.43%) Scala
7 95 (5.45%) TypeScript
8 88 (5.05%) PHP
9 64 (3.67%) T-SQL
10 52 (2.98%) Ruby
11 42 (2.41%) Apple Swift
12 40 (2.29%) Python
13 36 (2.07%) VB.NET
14 35 (2.01%) Objective-C
15 31 (1.78%) PowerShell
16 26 (1.49%) Groovy
16 26 (1.49%) PL/SQL
17 23 (1.32%) XPath
18 22 (1.26%) Java 9
19 18 (1.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (3.61%) Degree
2 61 (3.50%) Security Cleared
3 49 (2.81%) SC Cleared
4 21 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
5 18 (1.03%) Master's Degree
6 12 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (0.23%) MCSD
9 3 (0.17%) MCAD
9 3 (0.17%) MCP
9 3 (0.17%) MCTS
10 2 (0.11%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.11%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.11%) MCPD
11 1 (0.057%) MCSA
11 1 (0.057%) MCSE
11 1 (0.057%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 84 (4.82%) QA
2 9 (0.52%) GDPR
2 9 (0.52%) MiFID
3 7 (0.40%) PCI DSS
3 7 (0.40%) SLA
4 6 (0.34%) HL7
5 2 (0.11%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.11%) GCP
5 2 (0.11%) SEPA
6 1 (0.057%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 153 (8.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.057%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.057%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 56 (3.21%) Puppet
2 35 (2.01%) Kubernetes
3 33 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
4 25 (1.43%) Ansible
5 19 (1.09%) Single Sign-On
5 19 (1.09%) Terraform
6 14 (0.80%) Docker Swarm
7 4 (0.23%) WMI
8 3 (0.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 3 (0.17%) Kibana
9 2 (0.11%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.11%) Nagios
9 2 (0.11%) Rancher
10 1 (0.057%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.057%) CASB
10 1 (0.057%) logstash
10 1 (0.057%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 261 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 93 (5.34%) Oracle
3 51 (2.93%) Sitecore
4 49 (2.81%) Google
5 47 (2.70%) Adobe
6 27 (1.55%) Salesforce.com
7 25 (1.43%) Splunk
8 22 (1.26%) MuleSoft
9 20 (1.15%) Zend
10 19 (1.09%) SAP
11 16 (0.92%) Telerik
12 15 (0.86%) Sybase
13 12 (0.69%) AppDynamics
14 10 (0.57%) New Relic
15 9 (0.52%) Atlassian
16 8 (0.46%) Xamarin
17 7 (0.40%) Demandware
17 7 (0.40%) Rollbar
18 6 (0.34%) Apigee
18 6 (0.34%) IBM