Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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
22 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 69 64
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5 -8
Contract jobs citing MVC 1,534 1,724 1,657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.30% 3.66% 3.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 4.15% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,232 1,407 1,324
London median daily rate £488 £475 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +8.26% +5.72%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £313
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
England median daily rate £438 £425 £388
% change year-on-year +3.06% +9.68% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
London median hourly rate £27.25 - £50.00
10th Percentile £20.83 - £45.15
90th Percentile £33.48 - £91.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -23.91% +8.24% +13.33%

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 40,688 41,506 39,446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.64% 88.05% 87.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,357 30,118 28,256
London median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £303
90th Percentile £675 £675 £640
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 475 397 421
London median hourly rate £23.84 £22.50 £21.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.93% +3.31% +8.90%
10th Percentile £13.20 £13.36 £12.25
90th Percentile £55.63 £52.20 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.40 £23.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.69% +2.17% +4.55%

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 22 November 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in London over the 6 months to 22 November 2018.

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 22 November 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 -14 357 £500 +5.26% 146
West London +12 81 £463 +15.63% 112
East London 0 49 £563 +5.14% 34
South London -39 41 £475 +11.76% 18
North London +11 19 £450 +5.88% 12
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 934 (60.89%) .NET
2 882 (57.50%) C#
3 809 (52.74%) Agile Software Development
4 804 (52.41%) JavaScript
5 676 (44.07%) ASP.NET
6 582 (37.94%) AngularJS
7 541 (35.27%) HTML
8 473 (30.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 467 (30.44%) TDD
10 459 (29.92%) Microsoft Azure
11 445 (29.01%) SQL
12 443 (28.88%) CSS
13 440 (28.68%) SQL Server
14 339 (22.10%) ASP.NET Web API
15 338 (22.03%) Git (software)
16 335 (21.84%) jQuery
17 322 (20.99%) Java
18 309 (20.14%) HTML5
19 285 (18.58%) Microsoft
20 268 (17.47%) REST
21 262 (17.08%) Finance
22 256 (16.69%) Microservices
23 253 (16.49%) React
24 251 (16.36%) Spring
25 246 (16.04%) BDD
26 237 (15.45%) .NET Framework
27 232 (15.12%) OO
28 229 (14.93%) Web Services
29 221 (14.41%) Scrum
30 209 (13.62%) Twitter Bootstrap

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
1 101 (6.58%) CMS
2 71 (4.63%) Umbraco
3 61 (3.98%) SharePoint
4 48 (3.13%) IIS
5 46 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
6 44 (2.87%) Confluence
7 29 (1.89%) WebSphere
8 26 (1.69%) Drupal
8 26 (1.69%) Tomcat
9 23 (1.50%) MQSeries
10 20 (1.30%) Apache
11 18 (1.17%) Commerce Server
12 17 (1.11%) Sitecore CMS
13 16 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
14 14 (0.91%) nginx
14 14 (0.91%) NServiceBus
15 13 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
16 9 (0.59%) Mule
17 7 (0.46%) Apache Solr
18 6 (0.39%) EPiServer
Applications
1 36 (2.35%) Photoshop
2 19 (1.24%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (1.11%) InfoPath
4 16 (1.04%) Spreadsheet
5 15 (0.98%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.065%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.065%) InVision
6 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.065%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.065%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.065%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
3 6 (0.39%) Magento
4 2 (0.13%) Endur
4 2 (0.13%) Odoo
4 2 (0.13%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (0.065%) Northgate Housing
5 1 (0.065%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.065%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.065%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 459 (29.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 197 (12.84%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (4.04%) Serverless
4 51 (3.32%) GitHub
5 43 (2.80%) npm
6 30 (1.96%) Google Cloud Platform
7 26 (1.69%) Office 365
8 19 (1.24%) Azure Functions
9 18 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
9 18 (1.17%) SaaS
10 12 (0.78%) Dynamics 365
11 11 (0.72%) IaaS
11 11 (0.72%) PaaS
12 10 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
13 8 (0.52%) Google App Engine
14 7 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (0.46%) Amazon S3
14 7 (0.46%) Amazon SQS
15 6 (0.39%) Heroku
15 6 (0.39%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 77 (5.02%) HTTP
2 24 (1.56%) AMQP
3 16 (1.04%) SSL
4 13 (0.85%) Kerberos
5 8 (0.52%) Internet
6 6 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 6 (0.39%) SMTP
7 5 (0.33%) MQTT
8 3 (0.20%) DNS
8 3 (0.20%) FTP
8 3 (0.20%) Intranet
9 2 (0.13%) Extranet
10 1 (0.065%) Skype
10 1 (0.065%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 440 (28.68%) SQL Server
2 118 (7.69%) Relational Database
3 86 (5.61%) NoSQL
4 71 (4.63%) MongoDB
5 68 (4.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 62 (4.04%) MySQL
7 57 (3.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 55 (3.59%) SQL Server 2012
9 50 (3.26%) Azure SQL Database
10 38 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
11 35 (2.28%) PostgreSQL
11 35 (2.28%) SQL Server 2016
12 30 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
13 27 (1.76%) Redis
14 26 (1.69%) Couchbase
15 18 (1.17%) Power BI
16 17 (1.11%) Cosmos DB
17 14 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
18 13 (0.85%) Big Data
18 13 (0.85%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 338 (22.03%) Git (software)
2 134 (8.74%) Jenkins
3 106 (6.91%) JIRA
4 103 (6.71%) Maven
5 99 (6.45%) TeamCity
6 88 (5.74%) Visual Studio
7 86 (5.61%) Octopus Deploy
8 72 (4.69%) Selenium
9 66 (4.30%) Team Foundation Server
10 61 (3.98%) JUnit
11 60 (3.91%) Visual Studio Team System
12 54 (3.52%) Karma Test Runner
13 52 (3.39%) gulp
14 51 (3.32%) Subversion
15 44 (2.87%) NUnit
16 43 (2.80%) Jasmine
17 39 (2.54%) Hudson
18 36 (2.35%) Grunt
19 33 (2.15%) Gradle
20 32 (2.09%) Mocha
General
1 262 (17.08%) Finance
2 185 (12.06%) Banking
3 84 (5.48%) Retail
4 55 (3.59%) Investment Banking
5 30 (1.96%) Back Office
6 26 (1.69%) Front Office
7 14 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 13 (0.85%) Legal
9 11 (0.72%) Law
10 10 (0.65%) Marketing
11 9 (0.59%) Advertising
12 8 (0.52%) Automotive
12 8 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
13 5 (0.33%) Games
13 5 (0.33%) Publishing
13 5 (0.33%) Telecoms
14 4 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
14 4 (0.26%) Wholesale Banking
15 2 (0.13%) French Language
16 1 (0.065%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1,364 (88.92%) Developer
2 565 (36.83%) .NET Developer
3 453 (29.53%) C# Developer
4 274 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 187 (12.19%) Java Developer
6 181 (11.80%) ASP.NET Developer
7 174 (11.34%) Senior Developer
8 168 (10.95%) Angular Developer
9 160 (10.43%) Full Stack Developer
10 143 (9.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 143 (9.32%) JavaScript Developer
11 135 (8.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
12 97 (6.32%) Azure Developer
13 94 (6.13%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 72 (4.69%) Senior .NET Developer
15 67 (4.37%) React Developer
16 55 (3.59%) PHP Developer
17 53 (3.46%) Lead Developer
18 52 (3.39%) Web Developer
19 49 (3.19%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 934 (60.89%) .NET
2 676 (44.07%) ASP.NET
3 582 (37.94%) AngularJS
4 541 (35.27%) HTML
5 473 (30.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 443 (28.88%) CSS
7 339 (22.10%) ASP.NET Web API
8 335 (21.84%) jQuery
9 309 (20.14%) HTML5
10 268 (17.47%) REST
11 253 (16.49%) React
12 251 (16.36%) Spring
13 237 (15.45%) .NET Framework
14 229 (14.93%) Web Services
15 209 (13.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 206 (13.43%) WCF
17 200 (13.04%) RESTful
18 192 (12.52%) .NET Core
19 171 (11.15%) Entity Framework
20 164 (10.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 173 (11.28%) Greenfield Project
2 106 (6.91%) Analytical Skills
3 103 (6.71%) User Experience
4 101 (6.58%) Fintech
5 42 (2.74%) Computer Science
6 40 (2.61%) Mobile App
7 35 (2.28%) Hedge funds
8 28 (1.83%) Self-Motivation
9 25 (1.63%) Data Structures
10 20 (1.30%) Blog
11 19 (1.24%) Derivative
12 17 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
13 16 (1.04%) Algorithms
13 16 (1.04%) Fixed Income
14 14 (0.91%) Credit Derivative
15 11 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 11 (0.72%) iPad
15 11 (0.72%) Virtual Team
16 10 (0.65%) PKI
17 8 (0.52%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 64 (4.17%) Linux
2 58 (3.78%) Windows
3 48 (3.13%) Apple iOS
4 43 (2.80%) Unix
5 26 (1.69%) Android
6 6 (0.39%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.065%) CentOS
7 1 (0.065%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.065%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.065%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 809 (52.74%) Agile Software Development
2 467 (30.44%) TDD
3 256 (16.69%) Microservices
4 246 (16.04%) BDD
5 232 (15.12%) OO
6 221 (14.41%) Scrum
7 178 (11.60%) Web Development
8 176 (11.47%) E-Commerce
9 166 (10.82%) Continuous Integration
10 165 (10.76%) Problem-Solving
11 153 (9.97%) Unit Testing
12 131 (8.54%) Software Engineering
13 119 (7.76%) Test Automation
14 115 (7.50%) DevOps
15 107 (6.98%) Front End Development
16 103 (6.71%) Pair Programming
17 101 (6.58%) OOP
17 101 (6.58%) SOLID
18 92 (6.00%) MVVM
19 89 (5.80%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 882 (57.50%) C#
2 804 (52.41%) JavaScript
3 445 (29.01%) SQL
4 322 (20.99%) Java
5 130 (8.47%) Java 8
6 94 (6.13%) PHP
6 94 (6.13%) TypeScript
7 66 (4.30%) Scala
8 62 (4.04%) T-SQL
9 44 (2.87%) VB.NET
10 39 (2.54%) PowerShell
11 37 (2.41%) Python
12 33 (2.15%) PL/SQL
13 31 (2.02%) Ruby
14 28 (1.83%) Apple Swift
15 25 (1.63%) Java 9
16 23 (1.50%) Objective-C
17 19 (1.24%) VBA
18 18 (1.17%) C
19 14 (0.91%) ES6
Qualifications
1 80 (5.22%) Degree
2 52 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 40 (2.61%) SC Cleared
4 28 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
5 21 (1.37%) BPSS Clearance
6 15 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
7 14 (0.91%) PhD
8 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
10 1 (0.065%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.065%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.065%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.22%) QA
2 5 (0.33%) GDPR
3 2 (0.13%) SLA
4 1 (0.065%) IFRS
4 1 (0.065%) IFRS 9
4 1 (0.065%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 133 (8.67%) Docker
2 8 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.065%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.065%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 42 (2.74%) Kubernetes
2 23 (1.50%) Ansible
3 21 (1.37%) Terraform
4 18 (1.17%) Single Sign-On
5 17 (1.11%) Docker Swarm
6 11 (0.72%) CA Single Sign-On
7 8 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (0.46%) Kibana
8 7 (0.46%) Puppet
9 3 (0.20%) CASB
9 3 (0.20%) Grafana
9 3 (0.20%) Rancher
10 1 (0.065%) PingFederate
Vendors
1 285 (18.58%) Microsoft
2 65 (4.24%) Oracle
3 47 (3.06%) Google
4 29 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 19 (1.24%) Adobe
5 19 (1.24%) Nintex
6 17 (1.11%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (1.04%) Apple
8 15 (0.98%) SAP
9 12 (0.78%) Sybase
10 11 (0.72%) Demandware
11 10 (0.65%) MuleSoft
11 10 (0.65%) Northgate
11 10 (0.65%) Telerik
12 9 (0.59%) Oneserve
13 8 (0.52%) Axway
13 8 (0.52%) hybris
14 7 (0.46%) Xamarin
15 6 (0.39%) Escenic
15 6 (0.39%) Zend