Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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.

Model-View-Controller (MVC)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 79 66
Rank change year-on-year -9 -13 -16
Contract jobs citing MVC 104 111 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.07% 2.57% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 3.08% 3.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 75 95
Scotland median daily rate £363 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.54% -3.70% +3.85%
10th Percentile £320 £265 £263
90th Percentile £425 £454 £450
UK median daily rate £413 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £46.00 £42.50 £38.53
% change year-on-year +8.24% +10.32% +10.07%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4228 3604 5062
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.12% 83.60% 82.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2405 2107 2642
Scotland median daily rate £388 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.64% -4.00% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 87 103
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.05% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing MVC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Glasgow -3 49 £363 +11.54% 9
Edinburgh -10 47 £375 - 11
West Lothian 0 4 £375 +9.09%
Stirling - 2 £338 -
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 80 (76.92%) .NET
2 72 (69.23%) C#
3 68 (65.38%) JavaScript
4 59 (56.73%) HTML
5 57 (54.81%) ASP.NET
6 55 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
7 54 (51.92%) SQL Server
8 52 (50.00%) CSS
9 45 (43.27%) AngularJS
10 32 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
10 32 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
11 30 (28.85%) jQuery
12 27 (25.96%) .NET Framework
13 25 (24.04%) Web Development
13 25 (24.04%) SQL
13 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
14 21 (20.19%) TDD
14 21 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
15 19 (18.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 19 (18.27%) Entity Framework
15 19 (18.27%) Scrum
16 18 (17.31%) TypeScript
17 17 (16.35%) HTML5
18 15 (14.42%) XML
18 15 (14.42%) Test Automation
18 15 (14.42%) SDLC
19 14 (13.46%) React
19 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API
19 14 (13.46%) JSON
19 14 (13.46%) Finance

MVC
Co-occurring 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 4 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (3.85%) ColdFusion
2 3 (2.88%) CMS
3 2 (1.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.92%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.96%) Apache
4 1 (0.96%) Drupal
4 1 (0.96%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.96%) IIS
4 1 (0.96%) JBoss
4 1 (0.96%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.96%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.96%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 6 (5.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 6 (5.77%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.92%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 32 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.81%) IaaS
2 5 (4.81%) PaaS
3 2 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.96%) npm
4 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.88%) Internet
2 2 (1.92%) CTI
3 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.96%) Intranet
3 1 (0.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (51.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.73%) Redis
3 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.81%) MySQL
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.92%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.96%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.96%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 12 (11.54%) Git (software)
2 8 (7.69%) Grunt
3 7 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (5.77%) Maven
4 6 (5.77%) NUnit
4 6 (5.77%) Visual Studio
5 5 (4.81%) Cucumber
5 5 (4.81%) Selenium
6 4 (3.85%) gulp
6 4 (3.85%) Jasmine
6 4 (3.85%) JUnit
7 3 (2.88%) Bower
7 3 (2.88%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.88%) jspm
7 3 (2.88%) Mockito
8 2 (1.92%) jMock
8 2 (1.92%) Redmine
8 2 (1.92%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.92%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (13.46%) Finance
2 4 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Retail
3 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (87.50%) Developer
2 55 (52.88%) .NET Developer
3 25 (24.04%) C# Developer
4 21 (20.19%) C# .NET Developer
5 16 (15.38%) Senior Developer
6 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 12 (11.54%) Web Developer
7 11 (10.58%) ASP.NET Developer
8 10 (9.62%) HTML Developer
8 10 (9.62%) Senior .NET Developer
8 10 (9.62%) Senior C# Developer
9 9 (8.65%) Angular Developer
9 9 (8.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 8 (7.69%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 7 (6.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 6 (5.77%) .NET Web Developer
13 5 (4.81%) Applications Support
13 5 (4.81%) PHP Developer
13 5 (4.81%) Senior Software Developer
13 5 (4.81%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (76.92%) .NET
2 59 (56.73%) HTML
3 57 (54.81%) ASP.NET
4 52 (50.00%) CSS
5 45 (43.27%) AngularJS
6 32 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (28.85%) jQuery
8 27 (25.96%) .NET Framework
9 19 (18.27%) Entity Framework
9 19 (18.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (16.35%) HTML5
11 15 (14.42%) XML
12 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET Web API
12 14 (13.46%) JSON
12 14 (13.46%) React
13 13 (12.50%) Web Services
14 12 (11.54%) KnockoutJS
14 12 (11.54%) SOAP
15 11 (10.58%) RESTful
15 11 (10.58%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.65%) N-Tier
2 7 (6.73%) Algorithms
3 6 (5.77%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (5.77%) User Experience
4 5 (4.81%) Data Structures
4 5 (4.81%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.92%) Blog
6 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.96%) Derivative
7 1 (0.96%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.81%) Linux
2 4 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (52.88%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (24.04%) Web Development
3 21 (20.19%) Continuous Integration
3 21 (20.19%) TDD
4 19 (18.27%) Scrum
5 15 (14.42%) SDLC
5 15 (14.42%) Test Automation
6 13 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 13 (12.50%) Microservices
7 10 (9.62%) SOA
8 9 (8.65%) CRM
8 9 (8.65%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.65%) Use Case
9 8 (7.69%) OO
9 8 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.77%) OOP
10 6 (5.77%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (4.81%) BDD
11 5 (4.81%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (4.81%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 72 (69.23%) C#
2 68 (65.38%) JavaScript
3 25 (24.04%) SQL
4 18 (17.31%) TypeScript
5 11 (10.58%) Java
6 9 (8.65%) PL/SQL
7 8 (7.69%) PHP
7 8 (7.69%) T-SQL
8 5 (4.81%) ES6
9 2 (1.92%) VB.NET
9 2 (1.92%) XPath
10 1 (0.96%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) Degree
2 7 (6.73%) MCSD
2 7 (6.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.88%) MCAD
3 3 (2.88%) MCTS
4 1 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.96%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 25 (24.04%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.58%) Oracle
3 6 (5.77%) Adobe
4 5 (4.81%) Perforce
5 2 (1.92%) Avaya
5 2 (1.92%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.96%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.96%) Zend