Period
to 11 December 2019

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 11 December 2019 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
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 78 72
Rank change year-on-year -28 -6 -4
Contract jobs citing MVC 808 1,553 1,684
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 2.37% 3.30% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 3.73% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 1,246 1,395
London median daily rate £475 £488 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% +5.56%
10th Percentile £369 £363 £350
90th Percentile £588 £625 £588
England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
London median hourly rate £48.85 £27.25 £39.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.27% -30.64% -21.42%
England median hourly rate £48.85 £35.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +39.57% -26.32% +18.75%

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 29,905 41,589 41,994
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.57% 88.30% 88.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,409 30,014 30,542
London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £323 £325 £313
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 408 471 392
London median hourly rate £24.83 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.46% +6.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £12.44 £13.00 £13.30
90th Percentile £53.75 £54.63 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.63 £22.00 £24.49
% change year-on-year +7.39% -10.15% +7.23%

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 11 December 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in London over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 11 December 2019. 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 -41 164 £500 - 119
West London +15 66 £450 - 52
South London +50 49 £413 -8.33% 31
North London -4 9 £450 - 1
East London -6 4 £525 -7.69% 30
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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.

1 565 (69.93%) .NET
2 535 (66.21%) C#
3 437 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
4 419 (51.86%) JavaScript
5 358 (44.31%) ASP.NET
6 281 (34.78%) HTML
7 278 (34.41%) Azure
8 275 (34.03%) TDD
9 274 (33.91%) SQL Server
9 274 (33.91%) AngularJS
10 271 (33.54%) CSS
11 262 (32.43%) SQL
12 247 (30.57%) ASP.NET MVC
13 171 (21.16%) BDD
14 168 (20.79%) Microservices
15 164 (20.30%) .NET Framework
16 162 (20.05%) Microsoft
17 160 (19.80%) ASP.NET Web API
18 149 (18.44%) Finance
19 147 (18.19%) jQuery
19 147 (18.19%) .NET Core
20 146 (18.07%) DevOps
21 141 (17.45%) Git (software)
22 137 (16.96%) REST
23 128 (15.84%) AWS
24 127 (15.72%) Web Services
25 123 (15.22%) Java
26 121 (14.98%) React
27 117 (14.48%) RESTful
28 109 (13.49%) Scrum

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 42 (5.20%) IIS
2 39 (4.83%) CMS
3 36 (4.46%) SharePoint
4 31 (3.84%) Umbraco
5 23 (2.85%) Sitecore CMS
6 16 (1.98%) Elasticsearch
7 13 (1.61%) Tomcat
8 12 (1.49%) EPiServer
9 11 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (1.11%) Apache
10 9 (1.11%) Confluence
10 9 (1.11%) Kentico
11 6 (0.74%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.62%) Drupal
12 5 (0.62%) SugarCRM
13 4 (0.50%) Apache Spark
13 4 (0.50%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.50%) JBoss
13 4 (0.50%) SAS
14 3 (0.37%) WildFly
Applications
1 6 (0.74%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.50%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.12%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.12%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.12%) Sketch
4 1 (0.12%) UXPin
4 1 (0.12%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 11 (1.36%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.12%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.12%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.12%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 278 (34.41%) Azure
2 128 (15.84%) AWS
3 33 (4.08%) npm
4 20 (2.48%) GitHub
5 17 (2.10%) PaaS
6 16 (1.98%) SaaS
7 15 (1.86%) GCP
8 12 (1.49%) Dynamics 365
8 12 (1.49%) Office 365
8 12 (1.49%) Power Platform
9 11 (1.36%) IaaS
9 11 (1.36%) Serverless
10 9 (1.11%) Amazon EKS
11 7 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
11 7 (0.87%) TestFlight
12 6 (0.74%) Yammer
13 4 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
13 4 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
13 4 (0.50%) CloudFront
13 4 (0.50%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.60%) HTTP
2 9 (1.11%) Internet
3 8 (0.99%) DNS
4 7 (0.87%) HTTPS
5 5 (0.62%) Intranet
6 4 (0.50%) Firewall
6 4 (0.50%) SSL
7 3 (0.37%) Skype
8 2 (0.25%) Broadband
8 2 (0.25%) TCP/IP
9 1 (0.12%) AMQP
9 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.12%) Extranet
9 1 (0.12%) IMAP
9 1 (0.12%) MPLS
9 1 (0.12%) OpenLDAP
9 1 (0.12%) Reverse Proxy
9 1 (0.12%) SMTP
9 1 (0.12%) VPN
9 1 (0.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (33.91%) SQL Server
2 51 (6.31%) MySQL
3 47 (5.82%) NoSQL
4 46 (5.69%) MongoDB
5 43 (5.32%) Relational Database
5 43 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 24 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
7 23 (2.85%) Azure SQL Database
8 22 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (2.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 18 (2.23%) Cosmos DB
11 17 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
12 16 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
13 12 (1.49%) Redis
14 11 (1.36%) SQL Server 2016
15 10 (1.24%) Power BI
16 9 (1.11%) Big Data
16 9 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
17 8 (0.99%) Oracle Database
17 8 (0.99%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 141 (17.45%) Git (software)
2 92 (11.39%) Visual Studio
3 80 (9.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 61 (7.55%) TeamCity
5 54 (6.68%) JIRA
6 48 (5.94%) Moq
7 45 (5.57%) Octopus Deploy
8 42 (5.20%) Jenkins
9 39 (4.83%) gulp
10 36 (4.46%) MSTest
11 32 (3.96%) NUnit
12 23 (2.85%) Grunt
12 23 (2.85%) Selenium
13 21 (2.60%) Maven
14 20 (2.48%) Subversion
15 16 (1.98%) Gradle
16 15 (1.86%) Visual Studio Team System
17 14 (1.73%) webpack
18 12 (1.49%) Cucumber
19 10 (1.24%) Hudson
General
1 149 (18.44%) Finance
2 58 (7.18%) Banking
3 31 (3.84%) Law
4 23 (2.85%) Marketing
5 22 (2.72%) Front Office
6 20 (2.48%) Public Sector
7 17 (2.10%) Retail
8 16 (1.98%) Back Office
9 12 (1.49%) Police
10 11 (1.36%) Games
11 9 (1.11%) Telecoms
12 6 (0.74%) Manufacturing
13 5 (0.62%) Advertising
13 5 (0.62%) Electronics
13 5 (0.62%) Publishing
14 4 (0.50%) Automotive
15 2 (0.25%) iGaming
15 2 (0.25%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.12%) Legal
16 1 (0.12%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 683 (84.53%) Developer
2 236 (29.21%) .NET Developer
3 185 (22.90%) C# Developer
4 122 (15.10%) Full Stack Developer
5 87 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 85 (10.52%) Angular Developer
7 60 (7.43%) Senior Developer
8 54 (6.68%) React Developer
9 48 (5.94%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 46 (5.69%) JavaScript Developer
11 41 (5.07%) Java Developer
12 34 (4.21%) ASP.NET Developer
12 34 (4.21%) Sitecore Developer
13 30 (3.71%) Azure Developer
13 30 (3.71%) SQL Developer
14 29 (3.59%) Architect
14 29 (3.59%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 28 (3.47%) Software Developer
16 27 (3.34%) PHP Developer
17 23 (2.85%) Backend Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 565 (69.93%) .NET
2 358 (44.31%) ASP.NET
3 281 (34.78%) HTML
4 274 (33.91%) AngularJS
5 271 (33.54%) CSS
6 247 (30.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 164 (20.30%) .NET Framework
8 160 (19.80%) ASP.NET Web API
9 147 (18.19%) .NET Core
9 147 (18.19%) jQuery
10 137 (16.96%) REST
11 127 (15.72%) Web Services
12 121 (14.98%) React
13 117 (14.48%) RESTful
14 106 (13.12%) Entity Framework
15 99 (12.25%) HTML5
16 95 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 87 (10.77%) Spring
18 84 (10.40%) JSON
19 83 (10.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.55%) Greenfield Project
2 56 (6.93%) User Experience
3 36 (4.46%) W3C
4 24 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (2.48%) Mobile App
6 19 (2.35%) Hedge funds
7 17 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
8 10 (1.24%) Digital Media
9 9 (1.11%) Credit Derivative
9 9 (1.11%) Credit Risk
9 9 (1.11%) Derivative
9 9 (1.11%) N-Tier
10 8 (0.99%) Fixed Income
11 7 (0.87%) Algorithms
11 7 (0.87%) iPad
11 7 (0.87%) Virtual Team
12 5 (0.62%) RIA
13 4 (0.50%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.37%) e-Learning
14 3 (0.37%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 43 (5.32%) Linux
2 32 (3.96%) Windows
3 22 (2.72%) Android
4 20 (2.48%) Apple iOS
4 20 (2.48%) Unix
5 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.12%) CentOS
6 1 (0.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.12%) SUSE
6 1 (0.12%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (54.08%) Agile Software Development
2 275 (34.03%) TDD
3 171 (21.16%) BDD
4 168 (20.79%) Microservices
5 146 (18.07%) DevOps
6 109 (13.49%) Scrum
7 107 (13.24%) Continuous Integration
8 100 (12.38%) Test Automation
9 92 (11.39%) Unit Testing
10 89 (11.01%) Software Engineering
11 83 (10.27%) Front End Development
12 69 (8.54%) SOLID
13 68 (8.42%) E-Commerce
14 65 (8.04%) OO
15 64 (7.92%) Web Development
16 63 (7.80%) Pair Programming
17 58 (7.18%) Problem-Solving
18 56 (6.93%) Fintech
19 42 (5.20%) Mentoring
19 42 (5.20%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 535 (66.21%) C#
2 419 (51.86%) JavaScript
3 262 (32.43%) SQL
4 123 (15.22%) Java
5 74 (9.16%) TypeScript
6 47 (5.82%) T-SQL
7 44 (5.45%) PHP
8 43 (5.32%) Python
9 32 (3.96%) Java 8
10 24 (2.97%) Ruby
11 21 (2.60%) Scala
12 18 (2.23%) PowerShell
13 15 (1.86%) ES6
13 15 (1.86%) PL/SQL
14 13 (1.61%) Apple Swift
14 13 (1.61%) BrightScript
14 13 (1.61%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.36%) C
15 11 (1.36%) Kotlin
16 8 (0.99%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 34 (4.21%) Degree
1 34 (4.21%) Security Cleared
2 23 (2.85%) SC Cleared
3 6 (0.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (0.74%) CTC Cleared
3 6 (0.74%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.50%) OCPJP
5 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.12%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.12%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.12%) MCP
6 1 (0.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.32%) QA
2 39 (4.83%) WCAG
3 13 (1.61%) MiFID
4 2 (0.25%) IFRS
4 2 (0.25%) PMO
4 2 (0.25%) SLA
5 1 (0.12%) GxP
System Software
1 74 (9.16%) Docker
2 11 (1.36%) Virtual Machines
3 7 (0.87%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.37%) Varnish
5 1 (0.12%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 41 (5.07%) Kubernetes
2 13 (1.61%) MIIS
3 9 (1.11%) Terraform
4 4 (0.50%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (0.37%) Kibana
6 2 (0.25%) Ansible
7 1 (0.12%) Control-M
7 1 (0.12%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 162 (20.05%) Microsoft
2 57 (7.05%) Oracle
3 50 (6.19%) Sitecore
4 21 (2.60%) Google
5 20 (2.48%) Xamarin
6 13 (1.61%) Roku
7 10 (1.24%) SAP
8 9 (1.11%) Atlassian
8 9 (1.11%) New Relic
9 8 (0.99%) Apple
9 8 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.87%) CA Agile Central
10 7 (0.87%) Zend
11 6 (0.74%) Demandware
12 5 (0.62%) Elastic Path
12 5 (0.62%) Nintex
12 5 (0.62%) Perforce
13 4 (0.50%) Telerik
14 3 (0.37%) CA
14 3 (0.37%) Sony