The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 45 58 34
Rank change year-on-year +13 -24  
Contract jobs citing MVC 13 20 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.97% 1.98% 4.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.45% 2.56% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 28
Median daily rate £415 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +8.47%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £351 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.50 - -
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 530 780 708
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 80.42% 77.38% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 277 426 401
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £569 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 17 10
Median hourly rate £17.59 £38.75 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.60% +24.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £10.35 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.33 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Reading

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Reading over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Reading

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in Reading

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for MVC.

1 31 (73.81%) C#
2 27 (64.29%) .NET
3 21 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
5 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (38.10%) TDD
5 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 16 (38.10%) Scrum
6 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
7 13 (30.95%) SQL
8 11 (26.19%) CSS
9 10 (23.81%) HTML
9 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
10 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
11 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (16.67%) jQuery
13 6 (14.29%) Spring MVC
13 6 (14.29%) Spring
14 5 (11.90%) SOLID
14 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
14 5 (11.90%) BDD
14 5 (11.90%) Java
14 5 (11.90%) Oracle
14 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
14 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
15 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (9.52%) GIS
15 4 (9.52%) Python

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 4 (9.52%) Oracle Spatial
2 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) CMS
3 1 (2.38%) JBoss
3 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.52%) Geospatial Data
2 4 (9.52%) GIS
2 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.38%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.52%) TeamCity
3 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.76%) JIRA
4 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) JUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Maven
5 1 (2.38%) Mockito
5 1 (2.38%) MSTest
5 1 (2.38%) Xcode
General
1 1 (2.38%) Advertising
1 1 (2.38%) Finance
1 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (88.10%) Developer
2 24 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 10 (23.81%) .NET Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Full Stack Developer
5 6 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 6 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Java Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Java Developer
7 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (7.14%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.76%) C# WPF Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 2 (4.76%) WPF Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Azure Developer
9 1 (2.38%) C# WCF Developer
9 1 (2.38%) iOS Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Sitecore Developer
9 1 (2.38%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (64.29%) .NET
2 19 (45.24%) AngularJS
3 13 (30.95%) ASP.NET
4 11 (26.19%) CSS
5 10 (23.81%) HTML
6 9 (21.43%) Entity Framework
7 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (16.67%) jQuery
9 6 (14.29%) Spring
9 6 (14.29%) Spring MVC
10 5 (11.90%) Hibernate
11 4 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 4 (9.52%) CSS3
11 4 (9.52%) EJB
11 4 (9.52%) Java EE
11 4 (9.52%) JPA
11 4 (9.52%) OpenLayers
12 3 (7.14%) HTML5
12 3 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.38%) Social Media
1 1 (2.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Android
1 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (38.10%) Scrum
2 16 (38.10%) TDD
3 5 (11.90%) BDD
3 5 (11.90%) SOLID
4 4 (9.52%) User Stories
4 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 3 (7.14%) SDLC
5 3 (7.14%) Web Development
6 2 (4.76%) CRM
6 2 (4.76%) Front End Development
6 2 (4.76%) Line Management
6 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.76%) Project Management
6 2 (4.76%) Quality Management
6 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.38%) OO
7 1 (2.38%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 31 (73.81%) C#
2 16 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 13 (30.95%) SQL
4 5 (11.90%) Java
5 4 (9.52%) Python
6 3 (7.14%) C
7 2 (4.76%) C++
8 1 (2.38%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.38%) Scala
8 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.76%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) HNC
2 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
1 5 (11.90%) Oracle
2 3 (7.14%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.76%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) Serena
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) Sony