Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 72 54
Rank change year-on-year +2 -18 -3
Contract jobs citing MVC 1,654 1,398 1,641
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.55% 3.38% 3.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.10% 3.94% 4.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,401 1,140 1,305
London median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £356 £324 £307
90th Percentile £588 £575 £560
England median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
London median hourly rate £39.29 £100.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -60.71% - -
England median hourly rate £47.50 £37.50 £38.75
% change year-on-year +26.67% -3.23% +6.16%

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 40,331 35,464 37,825
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.62% 85.85% 85.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,427 25,505 27,086
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £313 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £640
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 464 423 465
London median hourly rate £22.50 £24.44 £19.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.94% +22.72% +7.65%
10th Percentile £13.37 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £51.18 £52.50 £51.15
England median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +6.38% +17.50%

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 17 February 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 17 February 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 -5 401 £475 +5.56% 160
West London +6 102 £450 +12.50% 96
South London -17 52 £370 -1.33% 40
East London 0 23 £525 +17.65% 29
North London -7 6 £425 - 7
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 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.

1 995 (60.16%) .NET
2 969 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
3 934 (56.47%) C#
4 796 (48.13%) TDD
5 752 (45.47%) JavaScript
6 705 (42.62%) ASP.NET
7 538 (32.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 537 (32.47%) AngularJS
9 523 (31.62%) SQL Server
10 490 (29.63%) HTML
11 472 (28.54%) Java
12 466 (28.17%) CSS
13 450 (27.21%) SQL
13 450 (27.21%) BDD
14 376 (22.73%) Finance
15 355 (21.46%) Git (software)
16 351 (21.22%) ASP.NET Web API
17 340 (20.56%) Web Services
18 328 (19.83%) Scrum
19 316 (19.11%) Microsoft Azure
20 314 (18.98%) REST
21 303 (18.32%) Spring
22 284 (17.17%) jQuery
23 277 (16.75%) Microsoft
24 272 (16.44%) Microservices
25 270 (16.32%) Amazon AWS
26 269 (16.26%) E-Commerce
27 248 (14.99%) Continuous Integration
28 239 (14.45%) .NET Framework
29 237 (14.33%) RESTful

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
1 105 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
2 76 (4.59%) CMS
3 50 (3.02%) Tomcat
4 46 (2.78%) IIS
5 40 (2.42%) JBoss
6 39 (2.36%) EPiServer
7 36 (2.18%) Confluence
8 31 (1.87%) Mule
9 29 (1.75%) Apache
10 28 (1.69%) Umbraco
11 23 (1.39%) Sitecore CMS
12 22 (1.33%) Apache Solr
12 22 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
13 21 (1.27%) NServiceBus
14 18 (1.09%) WebSphere
15 17 (1.03%) MQSeries
16 16 (0.97%) SharePoint
17 11 (0.67%) Kentico
18 9 (0.54%) Liferay
19 8 (0.48%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 11 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 11 (0.67%) OmniGraffle
2 9 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (0.18%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.060%) InDesign
6 1 (0.060%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 33 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.30%) SAP Hybris
3 4 (0.24%) Magento
3 4 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.12%) Odoo
4 2 (0.12%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.060%) Elite 3E
5 1 (0.060%) Endur
5 1 (0.060%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.060%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.060%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 316 (19.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 270 (16.32%) Amazon AWS
3 68 (4.11%) GitHub
4 53 (3.20%) npm
5 23 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
6 20 (1.21%) Serverless
7 19 (1.15%) SaaS
8 12 (0.73%) IaaS
8 12 (0.73%) PaaS
9 11 (0.67%) Algolia
10 10 (0.60%) Amazon EC2
11 8 (0.48%) Google Analytics
11 8 (0.48%) Slack
12 7 (0.42%) Google Tag Manager
13 5 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
13 5 (0.30%) Dynamics 365
13 5 (0.30%) Office 365
14 4 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
14 4 (0.24%) Oracle Service Cloud
15 3 (0.18%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.09%) HTTP
2 17 (1.03%) Firewall
3 12 (0.73%) SSL
4 10 (0.60%) Bluetooth
4 10 (0.60%) Internet
5 9 (0.54%) FTP
5 9 (0.54%) Intranet
5 9 (0.54%) SMTP
6 7 (0.42%) SMS
7 4 (0.24%) DNS
8 2 (0.12%) Network Security
8 2 (0.12%) Skype
8 2 (0.12%) SSH
9 1 (0.060%) Extranet
9 1 (0.060%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.060%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 523 (31.62%) SQL Server
2 149 (9.01%) NoSQL
3 127 (7.68%) Relational Database
4 92 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 82 (4.96%) MySQL
6 79 (4.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 77 (4.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 51 (3.08%) PostgreSQL
9 45 (2.72%) SQL Server 2008
9 45 (2.72%) SQL Server 2016
10 39 (2.36%) RDBMS
11 35 (2.12%) SQL Server 2012
12 19 (1.15%) Neo4j
12 19 (1.15%) RavenDB
13 18 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
13 18 (1.09%) Couchbase
14 17 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
15 16 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
16 15 (0.91%) Oracle Database
17 14 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 355 (21.46%) Git (software)
2 190 (11.49%) TeamCity
3 141 (8.52%) Visual Studio
4 131 (7.92%) Maven
4 131 (7.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 122 (7.38%) Jenkins
6 118 (7.13%) Octopus Deploy
7 111 (6.71%) JUnit
8 110 (6.65%) JIRA
9 102 (6.17%) Selenium
10 80 (4.84%) NUnit
11 57 (3.45%) Gradle
12 56 (3.39%) Subversion
13 49 (2.96%) Visual Studio Team System
14 46 (2.78%) Jasmine
15 43 (2.60%) Cucumber
16 36 (2.18%) gulp
17 35 (2.12%) Moq
18 32 (1.93%) Mockito
19 31 (1.87%) MSTest
General
1 376 (22.73%) Finance
2 213 (12.88%) Banking
3 95 (5.74%) Retail
4 72 (4.35%) Investment Banking
5 44 (2.66%) Financial Institution
6 35 (2.12%) Games
7 34 (2.06%) Front Office
8 31 (1.87%) Marketing
9 24 (1.45%) Back Office
10 18 (1.09%) Law
11 14 (0.85%) Advertising
12 13 (0.79%) Telecoms
13 12 (0.73%) Multimedia
14 8 (0.48%) Manufacturing
15 7 (0.42%) Legal
16 6 (0.36%) Retail Banking
17 5 (0.30%) Electronics
18 3 (0.18%) Music Industry
18 3 (0.18%) Publishing
19 2 (0.12%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1,460 (88.27%) Developer
2 574 (34.70%) .NET Developer
3 470 (28.42%) C# Developer
4 277 (16.75%) C# .NET Developer
4 277 (16.75%) Java Developer
5 244 (14.75%) Senior Developer
6 185 (11.19%) ASP.NET Developer
7 180 (10.88%) Full Stack Developer
8 159 (9.61%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 157 (9.49%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 109 (6.59%) Angular Developer
11 93 (5.62%) Senior .NET Developer
12 87 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
13 76 (4.59%) SQL Developer
14 67 (4.05%) Senior C# Developer
14 67 (4.05%) Web Developer
15 61 (3.69%) E-Commerce Developer
16 56 (3.39%) Agile Developer
16 56 (3.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 55 (3.33%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 995 (60.16%) .NET
2 705 (42.62%) ASP.NET
3 538 (32.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 537 (32.47%) AngularJS
5 490 (29.63%) HTML
6 466 (28.17%) CSS
7 351 (21.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 340 (20.56%) Web Services
9 314 (18.98%) REST
10 303 (18.32%) Spring
11 284 (17.17%) jQuery
12 239 (14.45%) .NET Framework
13 237 (14.33%) RESTful
14 234 (14.15%) HTML5
15 233 (14.09%) Spring MVC
16 192 (11.61%) WCF
17 174 (10.52%) Entity Framework
18 171 (10.34%) Node.js
19 169 (10.22%) Hibernate
20 159 (9.61%) React
Miscellaneous
1 159 (9.61%) Greenfield Project
2 88 (5.32%) User Experience
3 71 (4.29%) Fintech
4 54 (3.26%) Mobile App
5 49 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (2.54%) Enterprise Software
7 38 (2.30%) Algorithms
8 32 (1.93%) Blog
9 29 (1.75%) Hedge funds
9 29 (1.75%) Public Cloud
10 28 (1.69%) Fixed Income
11 25 (1.51%) Linux Command Line
12 23 (1.39%) Computer Science
13 19 (1.15%) Client/Server
13 19 (1.15%) Data Structures
14 16 (0.97%) W3C
15 15 (0.91%) Derivative
15 15 (0.91%) iPad
16 14 (0.85%) Equities
16 14 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 104 (6.29%) Windows
2 79 (4.78%) Linux
3 68 (4.11%) Unix
4 66 (3.99%) Apple iOS
5 36 (2.18%) Android
6 10 (0.60%) Windows Server
7 9 (0.54%) Nucleus RTOS
8 6 (0.36%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.18%) VMS
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.060%) CentOS
11 1 (0.060%) Fedora
11 1 (0.060%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.060%) MVS
11 1 (0.060%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.060%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.060%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 969 (58.59%) Agile Software Development
2 796 (48.13%) TDD
3 450 (27.21%) BDD
4 328 (19.83%) Scrum
5 272 (16.44%) Microservices
6 269 (16.26%) E-Commerce
7 248 (14.99%) Continuous Integration
8 203 (12.27%) Web Development
9 200 (12.09%) OO
10 174 (10.52%) Unit Testing
11 173 (10.46%) Pair Programming
12 172 (10.40%) DevOps
12 172 (10.40%) SOLID
13 166 (10.04%) Software Engineering
14 151 (9.13%) Test Automation
15 126 (7.62%) Front End Development
16 118 (7.13%) OOP
17 117 (7.07%) SOA
18 96 (5.80%) Domain-Driven Design
19 94 (5.68%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 934 (56.47%) C#
2 752 (45.47%) JavaScript
3 472 (28.54%) Java
4 450 (27.21%) SQL
5 96 (5.80%) TypeScript
6 89 (5.38%) T-SQL
7 82 (4.96%) PHP
8 79 (4.78%) Scala
9 54 (3.26%) Apple Swift
10 52 (3.14%) Objective-C
11 46 (2.78%) Python
12 36 (2.18%) Ruby
13 33 (2.00%) PowerShell
14 29 (1.75%) C++
15 28 (1.69%) VB.NET
16 26 (1.57%) Groovy
17 20 (1.21%) PL/SQL
17 20 (1.21%) XPath
18 19 (1.15%) C
18 19 (1.15%) GraphQL
Qualifications
1 67 (4.05%) Degree
2 31 (1.87%) Security Cleared
3 21 (1.27%) SC Cleared
4 18 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (0.97%) Master's Degree
6 12 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (0.48%) MCP
8 7 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (0.24%) MCSD
10 3 (0.18%) MCAD
10 3 (0.18%) MCPD
10 3 (0.18%) MCTS
11 1 (0.060%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.060%) MCSA
11 1 (0.060%) MCSE
11 1 (0.060%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 104 (6.29%) QA
2 16 (0.97%) MiFID
3 8 (0.48%) WCAG
4 7 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.30%) SLA
6 3 (0.18%) HL7
7 2 (0.12%) EMIR
7 2 (0.12%) GDPR
8 1 (0.060%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.060%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.060%) SEPA
System Software
1 106 (6.41%) Docker
2 9 (0.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.060%) Shibboleth
4 1 (0.060%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 40 (2.42%) Puppet
2 31 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
3 29 (1.75%) Kubernetes
4 15 (0.91%) Ansible
4 15 (0.91%) Docker Swarm
4 15 (0.91%) Single Sign-On
5 9 (0.54%) Nagios
6 8 (0.48%) Terraform
6 8 (0.48%) ZABBIX
7 4 (0.24%) WMI
8 2 (0.12%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 2 (0.12%) Control-M
9 1 (0.060%) CA Service Virtualization
9 1 (0.060%) Capistrano
9 1 (0.060%) Rancher
9 1 (0.060%) yum
Vendors
1 277 (16.75%) Microsoft
2 123 (7.44%) Oracle
3 46 (2.78%) Sitecore
4 36 (2.18%) Splunk
5 24 (1.45%) AppDynamics
5 24 (1.45%) Google
6 20 (1.21%) Adobe
6 20 (1.21%) SAP
7 19 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
8 18 (1.09%) MuleSoft
8 18 (1.09%) Zend
9 16 (0.97%) IBM
10 15 (0.91%) New Relic
11 12 (0.73%) TIBCO
12 11 (0.67%) Atlassian
13 10 (0.60%) Apple
13 10 (0.60%) hybris
14 9 (0.54%) Xamarin
15 8 (0.48%) Apigee
15 8 (0.48%) Sybase