The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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)
UK / Scotland
Rank 36 73 64
Rank change year-on-year +37 -9  
Contract jobs citing MVC 82 58 69
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.74% 2.25% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.66% 2.70% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 34 48
Median daily rate £363 £325 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £282 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £393 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year - +2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1450 2145 2261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.82% 83.27% 81.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 885 1196 1246
Median daily rate £390 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.64% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £265 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 40
Median hourly rate £35.50 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.33% +36.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.43 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £50.00 £50.00
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 Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 Scotland

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Scotland

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Scotland

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in Scotland

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +3 45 £350 +16.66% 12
Edinburgh +24 25 £375 +9.48% 13
Moray - 9 £388 -
Fife - 2 £320 -
MVC
UK

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

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 Scotland region with a requirement for MVC.

1 117 (75.00%) .NET
2 106 (67.95%) JavaScript
3 99 (63.46%) C#
4 97 (62.18%) ASP.NET
5 91 (58.33%) HTML
6 85 (54.49%) CSS
7 76 (48.72%) AngularJS
8 72 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
9 70 (44.87%) ASP.NET MVC
10 69 (44.23%) SQL Server
11 47 (30.13%) .NET Framework
12 41 (26.28%) HTML5
12 41 (26.28%) SQL
13 40 (25.64%) jQuery
14 36 (23.08%) Microsoft
15 30 (19.23%) Web Development
15 30 (19.23%) Entity Framework
16 29 (18.59%) Scrum
17 27 (17.31%) TDD
17 27 (17.31%) Web Services
17 27 (17.31%) CSS3
17 27 (17.31%) Git (software)
18 26 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
19 24 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
20 23 (14.74%) Visual Studio
21 22 (14.10%) SOA
21 22 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
22 21 (13.46%) CMS
23 20 (12.82%) REST
23 20 (12.82%) Umbraco

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 21 (13.46%) CMS
2 20 (12.82%) Umbraco
3 15 (9.62%) JBoss
4 10 (6.41%) Sitecore CMS
5 9 (5.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (3.21%) Apache
7 2 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.28%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.28%) GlassFish
7 2 (1.28%) IIS
7 2 (1.28%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.64%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.64%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.64%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 24 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.85%) PaaS
3 3 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.64%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (44.23%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.13%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (3.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.56%) MySQL
7 3 (1.92%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.28%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.28%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.28%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.64%) DB2
9 1 (0.64%) HSQLDB
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (17.31%) Git (software)
2 23 (14.74%) Visual Studio
3 22 (14.10%) Team Foundation Server
4 18 (11.54%) Maven
5 13 (8.33%) Jenkins
6 12 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 10 (6.41%) JIRA
8 9 (5.77%) Selenium
9 8 (5.13%) Jasmine
10 6 (3.85%) Eclipse
11 4 (2.56%) JSUnit
11 4 (2.56%) WebDriver
12 3 (1.92%) JUnit
12 3 (1.92%) Mockito
12 3 (1.92%) Moq
12 3 (1.92%) NUnit
12 3 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
13 2 (1.28%) Grunt
13 2 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
13 2 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 9 (5.77%) Finance
2 7 (4.49%) Back Office
3 6 (3.85%) Banking
4 2 (1.28%) Retail
5 1 (0.64%) Advertising
5 1 (0.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 138 (88.46%) Developer
2 69 (44.23%) .NET Developer
3 34 (21.79%) C# Developer
4 27 (17.31%) C# .NET Developer
5 20 (12.82%) Web Developer
6 18 (11.54%) ASP.NET Developer
7 16 (10.26%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (8.97%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 12 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 12 (7.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 12 (7.69%) Senior Developer
10 11 (7.05%) Angular Developer
11 10 (6.41%) Java Developer
12 9 (5.77%) C# Web Developer
12 9 (5.77%) SQL Developer
13 8 (5.13%) Umbraco Developer
14 7 (4.49%) .NET Web Developer
14 7 (4.49%) Full Stack Developer
14 7 (4.49%) HTML Developer
14 7 (4.49%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (75.00%) .NET
2 97 (62.18%) ASP.NET
3 91 (58.33%) HTML
4 85 (54.49%) CSS
5 76 (48.72%) AngularJS
6 70 (44.87%) ASP.NET MVC
7 47 (30.13%) .NET Framework
8 41 (26.28%) HTML5
9 40 (25.64%) jQuery
10 30 (19.23%) Entity Framework
11 27 (17.31%) CSS3
11 27 (17.31%) Web Services
12 26 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 20 (12.82%) REST
14 19 (12.18%) SOAP
15 14 (8.97%) XML
16 13 (8.33%) Apache Camel
16 13 (8.33%) Java EE
16 13 (8.33%) JMS
16 13 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.77%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.49%) User Experience
4 3 (1.92%) Fintech
4 3 (1.92%) Mobile App
4 3 (1.92%) Web 2.0
5 2 (1.28%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.28%) Hedge funds
5 2 (1.28%) Linked Data
6 1 (0.64%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.64%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.64%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.64%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.64%) EPoS
6 1 (0.64%) iPad
6 1 (0.64%) iPhone
6 1 (0.64%) IPTV
6 1 (0.64%) New Media
6 1 (0.64%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.05%) Linux
2 3 (1.92%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (0.64%) Unix
4 1 (0.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (19.23%) Web Development
3 29 (18.59%) Scrum
4 27 (17.31%) TDD
5 22 (14.10%) SOA
6 17 (10.90%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (10.26%) Front End Development
8 13 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 12 (7.69%) Microservices
10 11 (7.05%) Pair Programming
11 10 (6.41%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (6.41%) Web Design
12 9 (5.77%) Mentoring
12 9 (5.77%) SDLC
13 7 (4.49%) Configuration Management
13 7 (4.49%) CRM
14 6 (3.85%) OOD
15 5 (3.21%) Coaching
15 5 (3.21%) OO
15 5 (3.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 106 (67.95%) JavaScript
2 99 (63.46%) C#
3 41 (26.28%) SQL
4 19 (12.18%) Java
5 11 (7.05%) Scala
5 11 (7.05%) TypeScript
6 10 (6.41%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.92%) PHP
7 3 (1.92%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.28%) Groovy
8 2 (1.28%) Jython
8 2 (1.28%) PL/SQL
8 2 (1.28%) SPARQL
9 1 (0.64%) C++
9 1 (0.64%) Clojure
9 1 (0.64%) Haskell
9 1 (0.64%) Lua
9 1 (0.64%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.64%) Ruby
9 1 (0.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 7 (4.49%) Degree
2 6 (3.85%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.92%) MCAD
4 3 (1.92%) MCSD
4 3 (1.92%) MCTS
4 3 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.21%) QA
2 4 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.28%) WCAG
4 1 (0.64%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.64%) Docker
1 1 (0.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 36 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.69%) Oracle
3 10 (6.41%) Sitecore
4 6 (3.85%) Red Hat
4 6 (3.85%) Twitter
5 2 (1.28%) Adobe
6 1 (0.64%) Perforce
6 1 (0.64%) Sybase
6 1 (0.64%) VMware
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