The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 10 13 15
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2  
Contract jobs citing MVC 16 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 9.82% 4.81% 5.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.11% 5.81% 6.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
Median daily rate £313 £288 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.69% -12.21%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £298 £357
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £340
% change year-on-year +1.44% +1.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £43.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.28%  

MVC is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 122 86 77
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 74.85% 82.69% 85.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 48 47
Median daily rate £425 £340 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £275 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 12 20
Median hourly rate £43.00 £38.05 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.00% +15.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £15.25 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £47.83 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Portsmouth

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Portsmouth

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in Portsmouth

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Portsmouth region with a requirement for MVC.

1 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) C#
3 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
3 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (69.57%) SQL
5 14 (60.87%) Visual Studio
6 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
7 12 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (47.83%) XML
8 11 (47.83%) Windows
8 11 (47.83%) HTML
8 11 (47.83%) Telerik
9 10 (43.48%) Scrum
9 10 (43.48%) Java
9 10 (43.48%) MySQL
10 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
10 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
10 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
10 9 (39.13%) C++
10 9 (39.13%) MFC
10 9 (39.13%) XML Messaging
11 8 (34.78%) Web Development
11 8 (34.78%) JIRA
11 8 (34.78%) Client/Server
11 8 (34.78%) Linux
11 8 (34.78%) CSS
12 7 (30.43%) Web Services
12 7 (30.43%) Dependency Injection
12 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
12 7 (30.43%) Customer Requirements

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Applications
1 9 (39.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (82.61%) SQL Server
2 10 (43.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Visual Studio
2 12 (52.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (39.13%) Eclipse
4 8 (34.78%) JIRA
5 1 (4.35%) Axure RP
5 1 (4.35%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (4.35%) PHPUnit
General
1 1 (4.35%) Advertising
1 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
1 1 (4.35%) Publishing
1 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) .NET Developer
3 9 (39.13%) C++ Developer
3 9 (39.13%) C++/Java Developer
3 9 (39.13%) Java Developer
4 7 (30.43%) Web Developer
5 6 (26.09%) C++ Software Developer
5 6 (26.09%) Java Software Developer
5 6 (26.09%) Software Developer
6 4 (17.39%) C# Developer
7 3 (13.04%) .NET Web Developer
7 3 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (13.04%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 2 (8.70%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared Java Developer
8 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Analyst
9 1 (4.35%) PHP Developer
9 1 (4.35%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (95.65%) .NET
2 11 (47.83%) HTML
2 11 (47.83%) XML
3 9 (39.13%) MFC
3 9 (39.13%) XML Messaging
4 8 (34.78%) CSS
5 7 (30.43%) Web Services
6 6 (26.09%) Ajax
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
6 6 (26.09%) WCF
7 5 (21.74%) Kendo UI
8 3 (13.04%) ADO.NET
8 3 (13.04%) AngularJS
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (13.04%) jQuery
8 3 (13.04%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (8.70%) JSON
9 2 (8.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Client/Server
2 6 (26.09%) Replication
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Vector Graphics
3 1 (4.35%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (82.61%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (43.48%) Scrum
3 8 (34.78%) Web Development
4 7 (30.43%) Customer Requirements
4 7 (30.43%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (26.09%) Code Coverage
5 6 (26.09%) Configuration Management
5 6 (26.09%) Data Modelling
5 6 (26.09%) Data Transformation
5 6 (26.09%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (26.09%) SDLC
5 6 (26.09%) Test Strategy
5 6 (26.09%) Validation
5 6 (26.09%) Wireframes
6 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) OOP
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) TDD
8 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C#
2 16 (69.57%) SQL
3 10 (43.48%) Java
4 9 (39.13%) C++
4 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
5 3 (13.04%) TypeScript
5 3 (13.04%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.35%) C
6 1 (4.35%) PHP
6 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 5 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) ISEB
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (47.83%) Telerik