Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 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
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 186 106 69
Rank change year-on-year -80 -37 -2
Contract jobs citing MVC 211 999 1,705
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.36% 2.50% 3.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 2.81% 4.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 836 1,405
Median daily rate £500 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £360 £359
90th Percentile £600 £600 £613
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £28.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +44.87% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £44.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% +25.00% -2.22%

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 13,766 35,490 40,558
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 89.00% 88.71% 88.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,283 25,426 29,419
Median daily rate £525 £520 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +2.04%
10th Percentile £325 £340 £325
90th Percentile £713 £688 £675
England median daily rate £488 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 235 424 519
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% +6.52% -
10th Percentile £17.35 £12.17 £14.00
90th Percentile £54.60 £55.50 £53.75
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.65 £21.50
% change year-on-year +41.99% +14.65% -7.53%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for MVC in London

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Daily rate trend for MVC in London

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MVC in London over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for MVC in London

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

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 5 August 2020. 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 -24 29 £550 +10.00% 45
West London +20 28 £530 +17.78% 14
South London -8 11 £500 +17.65% 5
East London +33 4 £463 -11.90% 7
North London -7 2 - - 1
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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.

1 132 (62.56%) .NET
2 119 (56.40%) C#
3 104 (49.29%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (48.82%) JavaScript
5 92 (43.60%) TDD
6 84 (39.81%) ASP.NET
7 71 (33.65%) AngularJS
8 67 (31.75%) Azure
9 65 (30.81%) SQL
10 63 (29.86%) SQL Server
10 63 (29.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 60 (28.44%) HTML
12 58 (27.49%) CSS
13 57 (27.01%) BDD
14 49 (23.22%) React
15 47 (22.27%) Git (software)
16 45 (21.33%) DevOps
16 45 (21.33%) Java
17 41 (19.43%) .NET Framework
18 40 (18.96%) Finance
19 37 (17.54%) Software Engineering
20 36 (17.06%) Scrum
20 36 (17.06%) Microsoft
21 35 (16.59%) Web Services
22 34 (16.11%) RESTful
23 33 (15.64%) .NET Core
23 33 (15.64%) jQuery
24 32 (15.17%) Pair Programming
25 30 (14.22%) AWS
26 29 (13.74%) REST

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 10 (4.74%) Elasticsearch
2 8 (3.79%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.32%) Tomcat
4 6 (2.84%) Apache
5 5 (2.37%) SAS
6 4 (1.90%) CMS
6 4 (1.90%) Confluence
6 4 (1.90%) SharePoint
7 3 (1.42%) IIS
7 3 (1.42%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.95%) JBoss
8 2 (0.95%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.47%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.47%) Appian
9 1 (0.47%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.47%) GlassFish
9 1 (0.47%) nginx
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.47%) Papyrus
9 1 (0.47%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 5 (2.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.95%) Adobe XD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.42%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.47%) OpenLink RightAngle
Cloud Services
1 67 (31.75%) Azure
2 30 (14.22%) AWS
3 10 (4.74%) GCP
4 9 (4.27%) SaaS
5 6 (2.84%) PaaS
6 5 (2.37%) GitHub
6 5 (2.37%) Power Platform
6 5 (2.37%) Serverless
7 2 (0.95%) Amazon ECS
7 2 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.95%) CloudBees
7 2 (0.95%) npm
7 2 (0.95%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.47%) Google Play
8 1 (0.47%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.84%) HTTP
1 6 (2.84%) Internet
2 3 (1.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (29.86%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.64%) NoSQL
3 13 (6.16%) MySQL
4 12 (5.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (4.27%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (4.27%) MongoDB
6 8 (3.79%) Redis
6 8 (3.79%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (2.84%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
9 5 (2.37%) DB2
9 5 (2.37%) Power BI
9 5 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2017
10 4 (1.90%) SQL Server 2019
11 3 (1.42%) Big Data
11 3 (1.42%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 47 (22.27%) Git (software)
2 24 (11.37%) Jenkins
3 15 (7.11%) TeamCity
4 13 (6.16%) Octopus Deploy
5 12 (5.69%) Visual Studio
6 11 (5.21%) Subversion
7 10 (4.74%) JUnit
7 10 (4.74%) Maven
8 8 (3.79%) Bitbucket
8 8 (3.79%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (3.32%) JIRA
9 7 (3.32%) Selenium
9 7 (3.32%) SpecFlow
10 6 (2.84%) Gradle
11 4 (1.90%) Ant
11 4 (1.90%) Eclipse
11 4 (1.90%) Jasmine
11 4 (1.90%) webpack
12 3 (1.42%) PostCSS
12 3 (1.42%) Xcode
General
1 40 (18.96%) Finance
2 13 (6.16%) Banking
3 6 (2.84%) Back Office
4 4 (1.90%) Retail
5 3 (1.42%) Front Office
5 3 (1.42%) Law
5 3 (1.42%) Marketing
5 3 (1.42%) Public Sector
6 2 (0.95%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.95%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Electronics
7 1 (0.47%) International Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.47%) Police
7 1 (0.47%) Private Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 194 (91.94%) Developer
2 59 (27.96%) .NET Developer
3 48 (22.75%) C# Developer
4 37 (17.54%) Senior Developer
5 27 (12.80%) Full Stack Developer
6 23 (10.90%) React Developer
7 22 (10.43%) C# .NET Developer
8 21 (9.95%) E-Commerce Developer
9 20 (9.48%) C# Developer - E-Commerce
10 19 (9.00%) Angular Developer
10 19 (9.00%) Java Developer
10 19 (9.00%) JavaScript Developer
11 15 (7.11%) SQL Developer
12 13 (6.16%) Backend Developer
13 11 (5.21%) PHP Developer
13 11 (5.21%) Senior React Developer
14 10 (4.74%) ASP.NET Developer
14 10 (4.74%) Senior .NET Developer
15 9 (4.27%) Senior JavaScript Developer
16 8 (3.79%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (62.56%) .NET
2 84 (39.81%) ASP.NET
3 71 (33.65%) AngularJS
4 63 (29.86%) ASP.NET MVC
5 60 (28.44%) HTML
6 58 (27.49%) CSS
7 49 (23.22%) React
8 41 (19.43%) .NET Framework
9 35 (16.59%) Web Services
10 34 (16.11%) RESTful
11 33 (15.64%) .NET Core
11 33 (15.64%) jQuery
12 29 (13.74%) NHibernate
12 29 (13.74%) REST
12 29 (13.74%) WCF
13 27 (12.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 27 (12.80%) Entity Framework
14 24 (11.37%) Spring
15 20 (9.48%) HTML5
16 19 (9.00%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 28 (13.27%) Greenfield Project
2 19 (9.00%) User Experience
3 12 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.79%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.84%) Credit Risk
6 4 (1.90%) Blog
6 4 (1.90%) N-Tier
6 4 (1.90%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.90%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (1.90%) Spread Betting
7 3 (1.42%) iPhone
7 3 (1.42%) Mobile Payment
7 3 (1.42%) Virtual Team
8 2 (0.95%) Cloud Native
8 2 (0.95%) W3C
9 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.47%) iPad
9 1 (0.47%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.47%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 17 (8.06%) Android
2 14 (6.64%) Apple iOS
3 6 (2.84%) Linux
3 6 (2.84%) Windows
4 4 (1.90%) Unix
5 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (49.29%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (43.60%) TDD
3 57 (27.01%) BDD
4 45 (21.33%) DevOps
5 37 (17.54%) Software Engineering
6 36 (17.06%) Scrum
7 32 (15.17%) Pair Programming
8 29 (13.74%) Microservices
9 27 (12.80%) E-Commerce
10 26 (12.32%) OO
11 22 (10.43%) Software Architecture
12 21 (9.95%) Test Automation
13 20 (9.48%) MVVM
14 18 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (8.06%) Front End Development
15 17 (8.06%) Web Development
16 16 (7.58%) Unit Testing
17 15 (7.11%) Fintech
18 13 (6.16%) SDLC
19 12 (5.69%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 119 (56.40%) C#
2 103 (48.82%) JavaScript
3 65 (30.81%) SQL
4 45 (21.33%) Java
5 21 (9.95%) T-SQL
6 17 (8.06%) TypeScript
7 15 (7.11%) PHP
8 10 (4.74%) Java 8
9 9 (4.27%) Apple Swift
9 9 (4.27%) PL/SQL
10 8 (3.79%) C++
10 8 (3.79%) Python
11 6 (2.84%) C
11 6 (2.84%) Objective-C
12 5 (2.37%) PowerShell
12 5 (2.37%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.90%) VB
14 3 (1.42%) Scala
14 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.95%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (4.74%) Degree
2 9 (4.27%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 6 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (0.95%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.47%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.47%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.47%) OCPJP
6 1 (0.47%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (7.11%) QA
2 2 (0.95%) MiFID
2 2 (0.95%) WCAG
System Software
1 28 (13.27%) Docker
2 2 (0.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.47%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (7.11%) Kubernetes
2 5 (2.37%) Kibana
3 4 (1.90%) Terraform
4 3 (1.42%) Grafana
5 2 (0.95%) Ansible
5 2 (0.95%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.47%) Control-M
6 1 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (17.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.32%) Oracle
2 7 (3.32%) SAP
3 5 (2.37%) Google
4 4 (1.90%) hybris
4 4 (1.90%) IBM
4 4 (1.90%) Sitecore
4 4 (1.90%) Xamarin
5 3 (1.42%) Cognos
5 3 (1.42%) Splunk
6 2 (0.95%) Adobe
6 2 (0.95%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.95%) Dynatrace
6 2 (0.95%) HP
6 2 (0.95%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.95%) MuleSoft
6 2 (0.95%) Roku
6 2 (0.95%) Tableau
6 2 (0.95%) Telerik
6 2 (0.95%) VMware