Period
to 22 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North of England 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 April 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 > North of England
6 months to
22 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 36 34
Rank change year-on-year -16 -2 +5
Contract jobs citing MVC 468 624 630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 4.02% 5.29% 5.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.69% 6.13% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 362 484 478
North of England median daily rate £365 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £276 £263 £265
90th Percentile £488 £450 £500
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 2
North of England median hourly rate £24.75 £43.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.44% -9.47% +18.75%
10th Percentile £23.47 £43.00 £45.50
90th Percentile £26.04 £43.00 £49.50
England median hourly rate £55.00 £44.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.02% +3.75%

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 the North of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,983 10,182 9,704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North of England 85.75% 86.37% 85.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,625 6,588 6,213
North of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £269 £263 £258
90th Percentile £594 £573 £550
England median daily rate £475 £463 £445
% change year-on-year +2.70% +3.93% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 410 327
North of England median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.17 £10.73
90th Percentile £48.75 £50.00 £48.30
England median hourly rate £24.96 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +10.93% -10.00% +7.11%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

Job postings citing MVC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North of England.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in the North of England

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MVC in the North of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in the North of England

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in the North of England over the 6 months to 22 April 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in the North of England

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC in the North of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in the North of England

MVC
Contract Job Locations in the North of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the North of England region over the 6 months to 22 April 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
North West -16 247 £363 - 165
Yorkshire -12 184 £365 +4.29% 122
North East -11 37 £438 +34.62% 33
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 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 North of England region with a requirement for MVC.

1 403 (86.11%) .NET
2 386 (82.48%) C#
3 251 (53.63%) ASP.NET
4 247 (52.78%) JavaScript
5 200 (42.74%) SQL Server
6 185 (39.53%) CSS
7 176 (37.61%) SQL
8 164 (35.04%) HTML
9 156 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 152 (32.48%) AngularJS
11 150 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
12 136 (29.06%) jQuery
13 125 (26.71%) ASP.NET Web API
14 106 (22.65%) Microsoft
15 105 (22.44%) .NET Framework
16 104 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
17 96 (20.51%) TDD
18 87 (18.59%) React
19 61 (13.03%) Web Services
20 58 (12.39%) .NET Core
21 57 (12.18%) Scrum
21 57 (12.18%) Web Development
22 55 (11.75%) E-Commerce
23 54 (11.54%) HTML5
23 54 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 53 (11.32%) Finance
25 50 (10.68%) Greenfield Project
25 50 (10.68%) Vue.js
25 50 (10.68%) Entity Framework
26 47 (10.04%) Continuous Integration

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North of England 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 24 (5.13%) CMS
2 17 (3.63%) Umbraco
3 14 (2.99%) SharePoint
4 11 (2.35%) Sitecore CMS
5 8 (1.71%) Confluence
6 6 (1.28%) IIS
7 5 (1.07%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.07%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.07%) WordPress
8 4 (0.85%) JBoss
9 3 (0.64%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.64%) NServiceBus
9 3 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.43%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.43%) Orchard CMS
11 1 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.21%) Drupal
11 1 (0.21%) FileNet
11 1 (0.21%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.21%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.64%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.21%) CATIA
2 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.07%) Magento
3 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (0.21%) OpenCart
3 1 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.21%) Zen Cart
Cloud Services
1 104 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (9.40%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
4 7 (1.50%) GitHub
5 5 (1.07%) SaaS
6 4 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (0.85%) PaaS
6 4 (0.85%) Serverless
7 3 (0.64%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.43%) Office 365
8 2 (0.43%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.21%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.21%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.21%) iPaaS
9 1 (0.21%) npm
9 1 (0.21%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.64%) Intranet
1 3 (0.64%) SMS
2 1 (0.21%) HTTP
2 1 (0.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (42.74%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.20%) MySQL
2 29 (6.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 26 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (4.06%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.21%) Relational Database
6 14 (2.99%) Power BI
6 14 (2.99%) SQL Server 2016
7 10 (2.14%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.92%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.07%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.64%) Azure SQL Database
10 3 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.43%) Big Data
11 2 (0.43%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.43%) MariaDB
11 2 (0.43%) MS Access
11 2 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 31 (6.62%) Visual Studio
2 26 (5.56%) Git (software)
3 21 (4.49%) JIRA
4 20 (4.27%) Team Foundation Server
5 13 (2.78%) gulp
6 12 (2.56%) TeamCity
7 11 (2.35%) Jenkins
7 11 (2.35%) Protractor
8 8 (1.71%) AccuRev
8 8 (1.71%) Grunt
8 8 (1.71%) Subversion
9 7 (1.50%) Bitbucket
9 7 (1.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (1.28%) SonarQube
10 6 (1.28%) webpack
11 5 (1.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (1.07%) Maven
11 5 (1.07%) Selenium
12 4 (0.85%) eggPlant
12 4 (0.85%) Selenium IDE
General
1 53 (11.32%) Finance
2 11 (2.35%) Law
3 8 (1.71%) Back Office
4 7 (1.50%) Automotive
4 7 (1.50%) Retail
5 6 (1.28%) Banking
5 6 (1.28%) Marketing
6 5 (1.07%) Billing
7 4 (0.85%) Games
8 3 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.43%) Advertising
10 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 406 (86.75%) Developer
2 240 (51.28%) .NET Developer
3 130 (27.78%) C# Developer
4 97 (20.73%) C# .NET Developer
5 53 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 44 (9.40%) SQL Developer
7 41 (8.76%) ASP.NET Developer
8 37 (7.91%) Full Stack Developer
9 34 (7.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 31 (6.62%) Software Developer
11 29 (6.20%) JavaScript Developer
12 25 (5.34%) Angular Developer
13 22 (4.70%) Web Developer
14 18 (3.85%) PHP Developer
15 17 (3.63%) Sitecore Developer
16 16 (3.42%) .NET Software Developer
16 16 (3.42%) C# Software Developer
16 16 (3.42%) C# VB.NET Developer
16 16 (3.42%) Lead Developer
16 16 (3.42%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 403 (86.11%) .NET
2 251 (53.63%) ASP.NET
3 185 (39.53%) CSS
4 164 (35.04%) HTML
5 156 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 152 (32.48%) AngularJS
7 136 (29.06%) jQuery
8 125 (26.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 105 (22.44%) .NET Framework
10 87 (18.59%) React
11 61 (13.03%) Web Services
12 58 (12.39%) .NET Core
13 54 (11.54%) HTML5
13 54 (11.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 50 (10.68%) Entity Framework
14 50 (10.68%) Vue.js
15 46 (9.83%) WCF
16 43 (9.19%) RESTful
17 38 (8.12%) XML
18 36 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 50 (10.68%) Greenfield Project
2 27 (5.77%) User Experience
3 18 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
4 14 (2.99%) NHS
5 12 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.50%) Mobile App
7 5 (1.07%) Data Centre
8 2 (0.43%) Tandem
8 2 (0.43%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.21%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.21%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.21%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.99%) Windows
2 7 (1.50%) Android
3 6 (1.28%) Linux
3 6 (1.28%) Unix
4 3 (0.64%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.64%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (32.05%) Agile Software Development
2 96 (20.51%) TDD
3 57 (12.18%) Scrum
3 57 (12.18%) Web Development
4 55 (11.75%) E-Commerce
5 47 (10.04%) Continuous Integration
6 44 (9.40%) Microservices
7 39 (8.33%) DevOps
8 35 (7.48%) BDD
8 35 (7.48%) SOLID
9 34 (7.26%) Software Engineering
9 34 (7.26%) Test Automation
10 30 (6.41%) OOP
11 27 (5.77%) OO
12 26 (5.56%) Front End Development
13 21 (4.49%) SOA
14 20 (4.27%) CRM
14 20 (4.27%) SDLC
14 20 (4.27%) Unit Testing
15 19 (4.06%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 386 (82.48%) C#
2 247 (52.78%) JavaScript
3 176 (37.61%) SQL
4 35 (7.48%) Java
5 33 (7.05%) T-SQL
6 32 (6.84%) VB.NET
7 29 (6.20%) PHP
8 12 (2.56%) TypeScript
9 7 (1.50%) VB
10 6 (1.28%) PL/SQL
10 6 (1.28%) VBA
10 6 (1.28%) XPath
11 5 (1.07%) Java 8
11 5 (1.07%) Python
12 4 (0.85%) C
12 4 (0.85%) VB6
13 3 (0.64%) Perl
13 3 (0.64%) PHP 5
14 2 (0.43%) R
14 2 (0.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (2.14%) Degree
2 4 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.64%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (0.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.21%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.50%) QA
2 3 (0.64%) GDPR
3 2 (0.43%) WCAG
4 1 (0.21%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (2.14%) Docker
2 4 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (1.07%) Puppet
2 4 (0.85%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.64%) Rancher
3 3 (0.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 106 (22.65%) Microsoft
2 26 (5.56%) Sitecore
3 14 (2.99%) Oracle
4 10 (2.14%) Xamarin
5 8 (1.71%) Atlassian
6 7 (1.50%) Zend
7 5 (1.07%) Google
8 3 (0.64%) Apple
8 3 (0.64%) IBM
9 2 (0.43%) Coverity
9 2 (0.43%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.43%) Telerik
10 1 (0.21%) Adobe
10 1 (0.21%) Cognos
10 1 (0.21%) hybris
10 1 (0.21%) iManage
10 1 (0.21%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.21%) SAP
10 1 (0.21%) Twitter
10 1 (0.21%) Veracode