Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 66 59
Rank change year-on-year -4 -7 -4
Contract jobs citing MVC 1,668 1,578 1,667
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 3.66% 3.69% 3.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 4.21% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,353 1,264 1,355
London median daily rate £488 £458 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.56% +3.98% +10.00%
10th Percentile £363 £350 £310
90th Percentile £613 £575 £575
England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
London median hourly rate £19.50 - £190.00
10th Percentile £19.25 - £45.30
90th Percentile £19.75 - £195.00
England median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% +14.74%

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 39,958 37,453 39,429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.77% 87.64% 86.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 28,913 26,792 28,562
London median daily rate £500 £498 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.50% +7.57% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £638
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 522 378 343
London median hourly rate £23.50 £23.38 £21.64
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.53% +8.02% +8.20%
10th Percentile £14.00 £13.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £54.96 £50.00 £54.50
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.51% - +8.60%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -3 395 £475 +1.06% 152
West London +10 71 £475 +18.75% 108
South London -55 50 £475 +11.76% 22
East London -8 34 £525 -4.55% 34
North London -4 2 - - 7
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 991 (59.41%) .NET
2 949 (56.89%) Agile Software Development
3 934 (56.00%) C#
4 834 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 707 (42.39%) ASP.NET
6 640 (38.37%) AngularJS
7 623 (37.35%) TDD
8 599 (35.91%) HTML
9 554 (33.21%) ASP.NET MVC
10 513 (30.76%) SQL
10 513 (30.76%) CSS
11 421 (25.24%) SQL Server
12 420 (25.18%) Microsoft Azure
13 399 (23.92%) Java
14 375 (22.48%) Git (software)
15 374 (22.42%) ASP.NET Web API
16 315 (18.88%) HTML5
17 312 (18.71%) BDD
18 299 (17.93%) Microservices
19 298 (17.87%) Finance
20 297 (17.81%) Microsoft
21 295 (17.69%) Scrum
22 291 (17.45%) REST
23 290 (17.39%) jQuery
24 275 (16.49%) Spring
25 273 (16.37%) Web Services
26 258 (15.47%) OO
27 243 (14.57%) WCF
28 238 (14.27%) RESTful
29 229 (13.73%) Problem-Solving

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 74 (4.44%) CMS
2 56 (3.36%) Confluence
3 52 (3.12%) Elasticsearch
3 52 (3.12%) Tomcat
4 45 (2.70%) IIS
5 41 (2.46%) Apache
6 36 (2.16%) Umbraco
7 32 (1.92%) NServiceBus
8 25 (1.50%) Sitecore CMS
9 24 (1.44%) SharePoint
10 21 (1.26%) WebSphere
11 18 (1.08%) nginx
12 14 (0.84%) JBoss
12 14 (0.84%) Jetty
13 13 (0.78%) Commerce Server
14 11 (0.66%) MQSeries
15 10 (0.60%) EPiServer
15 10 (0.60%) GlassFish
16 9 (0.54%) Apache Solr
17 8 (0.48%) Liferay
Applications
1 21 (1.26%) Photoshop
2 14 (0.84%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 14 (0.84%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.060%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.060%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.060%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 20 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.60%) Magento
3 4 (0.24%) Endur
3 4 (0.24%) SDL Web 8
4 3 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.12%) Odoo
5 2 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.060%) Dynamics GP
6 1 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.060%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.060%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.060%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.060%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 420 (25.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 228 (13.67%) Amazon AWS
3 71 (4.26%) Serverless
4 46 (2.76%) npm
5 40 (2.40%) GitHub
6 22 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
6 22 (1.32%) PaaS
7 21 (1.26%) IaaS
8 19 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 17 (1.02%) Amazon EC2
10 15 (0.90%) Amazon S3
11 14 (0.84%) Amazon SQS
11 14 (0.84%) SaaS
12 13 (0.78%) AWS Lambda
13 10 (0.60%) Azure Functions
13 10 (0.60%) Heroku
14 8 (0.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 8 (0.48%) Office 365
15 7 (0.42%) NuGet
16 6 (0.36%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 88 (5.28%) HTTP
2 22 (1.32%) AMQP
3 20 (1.20%) SSL
4 14 (0.84%) Internet
5 12 (0.72%) Kerberos
6 9 (0.54%) MQTT
7 6 (0.36%) DNS
7 6 (0.36%) HTTPS
8 5 (0.30%) SMS
9 3 (0.18%) DSL
10 2 (0.12%) Broadband
10 2 (0.12%) Firewall
10 2 (0.12%) FTP
10 2 (0.12%) Intranet
10 2 (0.12%) LAN
10 2 (0.12%) Skype
10 2 (0.12%) WAN
11 1 (0.060%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 421 (25.24%) SQL Server
2 142 (8.51%) Relational Database
3 114 (6.83%) NoSQL
4 111 (6.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 101 (6.06%) MySQL
6 86 (5.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 80 (4.80%) MongoDB
8 57 (3.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 52 (3.12%) PostgreSQL
10 50 (3.00%) Azure SQL Database
11 33 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
12 25 (1.50%) Cosmos DB
13 24 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
14 22 (1.32%) Apache Cassandra
15 19 (1.14%) SQL Server 2014
16 17 (1.02%) Power BI
16 17 (1.02%) RDBMS
17 13 (0.78%) Couchbase
17 13 (0.78%) Neo4j
18 12 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 375 (22.48%) Git (software)
2 140 (8.39%) Jenkins
3 114 (6.83%) JIRA
4 111 (6.65%) Maven
5 106 (6.35%) TeamCity
6 103 (6.18%) Octopus Deploy
6 103 (6.18%) Selenium
7 97 (5.82%) Visual Studio
8 88 (5.28%) Team Foundation Server
9 80 (4.80%) Visual Studio Team System
10 75 (4.50%) JUnit
11 70 (4.20%) Subversion
12 69 (4.14%) NUnit
13 67 (4.02%) Jasmine
14 54 (3.24%) Karma Test Runner
15 42 (2.52%) Hudson
16 40 (2.40%) Gradle
16 40 (2.40%) SpecFlow
17 39 (2.34%) Grunt
17 39 (2.34%) webpack
General
1 298 (17.87%) Finance
2 220 (13.19%) Banking
3 112 (6.71%) Retail
4 63 (3.78%) Investment Banking
5 47 (2.82%) Financial Institution
6 25 (1.50%) Games
7 22 (1.32%) Back Office
7 22 (1.32%) Front Office
8 16 (0.96%) Automotive
9 15 (0.90%) Marketing
10 14 (0.84%) Advertising
11 10 (0.60%) Law
11 10 (0.60%) Legal
12 5 (0.30%) Publishing
12 5 (0.30%) Telecoms
13 4 (0.24%) Corporate Banking
13 4 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.060%) Electronics
14 1 (0.060%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.060%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1,485 (89.03%) Developer
2 635 (38.07%) .NET Developer
3 454 (27.22%) C# Developer
4 289 (17.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 225 (13.49%) Java Developer
6 196 (11.75%) Senior Developer
7 194 (11.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 194 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 167 (10.01%) Angular Developer
9 158 (9.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 157 (9.41%) Full Stack Developer
11 125 (7.49%) JavaScript Developer
12 96 (5.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 95 (5.70%) Azure Developer
14 79 (4.74%) Senior .NET Developer
15 72 (4.32%) PHP Developer
16 71 (4.26%) E-Commerce Developer
17 66 (3.96%) SQL Developer
18 53 (3.18%) Senior Java Developer
19 46 (2.76%) Agile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 991 (59.41%) .NET
2 707 (42.39%) ASP.NET
3 640 (38.37%) AngularJS
4 599 (35.91%) HTML
5 554 (33.21%) ASP.NET MVC
6 513 (30.76%) CSS
7 374 (22.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 315 (18.88%) HTML5
9 291 (17.45%) REST
10 290 (17.39%) jQuery
11 275 (16.49%) Spring
12 273 (16.37%) Web Services
13 243 (14.57%) WCF
14 238 (14.27%) RESTful
15 221 (13.25%) .NET Framework
16 213 (12.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 209 (12.53%) React
18 191 (11.45%) Spring MVC
19 189 (11.33%) .NET Core
19 189 (11.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 179 (10.73%) Greenfield Project
2 136 (8.15%) User Experience
3 90 (5.40%) Fintech
4 59 (3.54%) Analytical Skills
5 35 (2.10%) Mobile App
6 32 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 30 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 26 (1.56%) Fixed Income
8 26 (1.56%) Self-Motivation
9 24 (1.44%) Algorithms
10 21 (1.26%) Data Structures
11 20 (1.20%) Hedge funds
12 18 (1.08%) Virtual Team
13 15 (0.90%) Blog
14 13 (0.78%) Client/Server
15 12 (0.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (0.66%) iPad
17 10 (0.60%) Market Risk
18 9 (0.54%) PKI
19 8 (0.48%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 91 (5.46%) Linux
2 88 (5.28%) Windows
3 65 (3.90%) Apple iOS
4 55 (3.30%) Android
5 32 (1.92%) Unix
6 14 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.18%) Windows Phone
7 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.12%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (0.12%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.12%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.060%) CentOS
9 1 (0.060%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 949 (56.89%) Agile Software Development
2 623 (37.35%) TDD
3 312 (18.71%) BDD
4 299 (17.93%) Microservices
5 295 (17.69%) Scrum
6 258 (15.47%) OO
7 229 (13.73%) Problem-Solving
8 212 (12.71%) Web Development
9 198 (11.87%) Continuous Integration
10 192 (11.51%) Unit Testing
11 190 (11.39%) E-Commerce
12 156 (9.35%) Test Automation
13 155 (9.29%) SOLID
14 153 (9.17%) Pair Programming
15 152 (9.11%) DevOps
16 151 (9.05%) Software Engineering
17 143 (8.57%) OOP
18 125 (7.49%) Kanban
19 123 (7.37%) MVVM
20 113 (6.77%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 934 (56.00%) C#
2 834 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 513 (30.76%) SQL
4 399 (23.92%) Java
5 145 (8.69%) Java 8
6 97 (5.82%) PHP
7 78 (4.68%) Scala
8 74 (4.44%) TypeScript
9 53 (3.18%) Ruby
10 50 (3.00%) T-SQL
11 48 (2.88%) VB.NET
12 33 (1.98%) Apple Swift
13 31 (1.86%) Python
14 27 (1.62%) Objective-C
15 26 (1.56%) PL/SQL
16 22 (1.32%) C
16 22 (1.32%) PowerShell
17 13 (0.78%) C++
18 12 (0.72%) Groovy
18 12 (0.72%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 65 (3.90%) Security Cleared
2 58 (3.48%) Degree
3 51 (3.06%) SC Cleared
4 26 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 25 (1.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 6 (0.36%) Master's Degree
7 5 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (0.12%) DV Cleared
8 2 (0.12%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.060%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.060%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (2.40%) QA
2 11 (0.66%) GDPR
3 10 (0.60%) GCP
4 6 (0.36%) SLA
5 5 (0.30%) HL7
6 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.060%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.060%) IFRS
7 1 (0.060%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.060%) SEPA
System Software
1 148 (8.87%) Docker
2 4 (0.24%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.060%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 43 (2.58%) Kubernetes
2 32 (1.92%) Puppet
3 25 (1.50%) Terraform
4 22 (1.32%) Ansible
5 20 (1.20%) Single Sign-On
6 13 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (0.66%) Docker Swarm
8 10 (0.60%) CA Single Sign-On
9 7 (0.42%) Kibana
10 3 (0.18%) CASB
11 1 (0.060%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 1 (0.060%) Capistrano
11 1 (0.060%) logstash
11 1 (0.060%) Nagios
11 1 (0.060%) PingFederate
11 1 (0.060%) Rancher
Vendors
1 297 (17.81%) Microsoft
2 51 (3.06%) Oracle
3 45 (2.70%) Sitecore
4 43 (2.58%) Google
5 39 (2.34%) Adobe
6 22 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
7 19 (1.14%) SAP
8 15 (0.90%) Zend
9 14 (0.84%) Sybase
10 13 (0.78%) Apple
11 12 (0.72%) Xamarin
12 11 (0.66%) MuleSoft
13 10 (0.60%) Capita
14 9 (0.54%) New Relic
14 9 (0.54%) Telerik
15 7 (0.42%) Atlassian
15 7 (0.42%) Axway
15 7 (0.42%) Demandware
15 7 (0.42%) Rollbar
16 6 (0.36%) IBM