Period
to 16 November 2018

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 16 November 2018 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 90 80
Rank change year-on-year +22 -10 -9
Contract jobs citing MVC 155 108 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.91% 2.17% 2.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.31% 2.54% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 72 79
Scotland median daily rate £375 £369 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.69% +13.46% -3.70%
10th Percentile £317 £321 £265
90th Percentile £500 £425 £458
UK median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £46.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -23.91% +8.24% +13.33%

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 4,682 4,252 3,749
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.94% 85.40% 84.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,533 2,396 2,189
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £245 £250 £250
90th Percentile £550 £530 £489
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.22% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 112 100
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +19.05% +1.20%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.78 £9.94
90th Percentile £49.50 £44.43 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.38% +4.44% +2.27%

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 16 November 2018.

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 16 November 2018. 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 -5 73 £368 +1.38% 43
Edinburgh +18 69 £385 +2.67% 31
Dundee - 6 £310 -
Aberdeen - 2 - - 5
Midlothian - 2 £425 - 4
Stirling +2 1 - - 2
MVC
UK

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MVC.

1 108 (69.68%) .NET
2 99 (63.87%) C#
3 84 (54.19%) ASP.NET
4 78 (50.32%) JavaScript
5 73 (47.10%) Agile Software Development
6 67 (43.23%) HTML
7 58 (37.42%) CSS
8 57 (36.77%) SQL
8 57 (36.77%) SQL Server
8 57 (36.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 50 (32.26%) .NET Framework
10 46 (29.68%) AngularJS
11 45 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
12 41 (26.45%) HTML5
13 40 (25.81%) React
14 36 (23.23%) Web Services
15 34 (21.94%) TDD
16 32 (20.65%) Spring
16 32 (20.65%) Visual Studio
16 32 (20.65%) Java
16 32 (20.65%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (18.71%) REST
18 28 (18.06%) TypeScript
18 28 (18.06%) Team Foundation Server
19 27 (17.42%) Finance
20 24 (15.48%) jQuery
20 24 (15.48%) ASP.NET Web API
21 23 (14.84%) Entity Framework
21 23 (14.84%) Microsoft
22 22 (14.19%) CSS3

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 14 (9.03%) SharePoint
2 13 (8.39%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (2.58%) JBoss
4 2 (1.29%) CMS
4 2 (1.29%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.65%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 45 (29.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (9.03%) Office 365
3 8 (5.16%) NuGet
4 7 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.23%) npm
6 4 (2.58%) Yarn
7 1 (0.65%) Apple Pay
7 1 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.65%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.65%) Google Pay
7 1 (0.65%) Samsung Pay
7 1 (0.65%) Serverless
7 1 (0.65%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.29%) Bluetooth
1 2 (1.29%) NFC
2 1 (0.65%) FTP
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.65%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (36.77%) SQL Server
2 17 (10.97%) Relational Database
3 12 (7.74%) RDBMS
4 8 (5.16%) MySQL
5 4 (2.58%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (2.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.65%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.65%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.65%) Power BI
8 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.65%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 32 (20.65%) Visual Studio
2 28 (18.06%) Team Foundation Server
3 22 (14.19%) Git (software)
4 17 (10.97%) NUnit
5 11 (7.10%) Maven
6 9 (5.81%) JUnit
7 8 (5.16%) Eclipse
8 6 (3.87%) Jenkins
9 5 (3.23%) Bitbucket
9 5 (3.23%) Subversion
9 5 (3.23%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.58%) Gradle
10 4 (2.58%) Mockito
11 3 (1.94%) Cucumber
12 2 (1.29%) Android Studio
12 2 (1.29%) Selenium
12 2 (1.29%) webpack
12 2 (1.29%) Xcode
13 1 (0.65%) Babel
13 1 (0.65%) gulp
General
1 27 (17.42%) Finance
2 14 (9.03%) Banking
3 4 (2.58%) Front Office
4 1 (0.65%) Games
4 1 (0.65%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 137 (88.39%) Developer
2 64 (41.29%) .NET Developer
3 25 (16.13%) C# Developer
4 19 (12.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (11.61%) Full Stack Developer
5 18 (11.61%) Senior Developer
6 15 (9.68%) Java Developer
7 14 (9.03%) JavaScript Developer
8 12 (7.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 12 (7.74%) SharePoint Developer
9 11 (7.10%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 9 (5.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 9 (5.81%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 7 (4.52%) Web Developer
12 6 (3.87%) Senior .NET Developer
13 5 (3.23%) .NET Web Developer
13 5 (3.23%) Angular Developer
13 5 (3.23%) Consultant
13 5 (3.23%) Software Developer
14 4 (2.58%) Azure Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (69.68%) .NET
2 84 (54.19%) ASP.NET
3 67 (43.23%) HTML
4 58 (37.42%) CSS
5 57 (36.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 50 (32.26%) .NET Framework
7 46 (29.68%) AngularJS
8 41 (26.45%) HTML5
9 40 (25.81%) React
10 36 (23.23%) Web Services
11 32 (20.65%) Spring
12 29 (18.71%) REST
13 24 (15.48%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (15.48%) jQuery
14 23 (14.84%) Entity Framework
15 22 (14.19%) CSS3
16 21 (13.55%) XML
17 19 (12.26%) SOAP
18 17 (10.97%) JSON
19 16 (10.32%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.81%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.52%) Data Structures
3 6 (3.87%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.58%) Algorithms
5 4 (2.58%) Equities
5 4 (2.58%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.29%) Digital Wallet
7 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.65%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.87%) Unix
2 4 (2.58%) Android
2 4 (2.58%) Apple iOS
2 4 (2.58%) Linux
3 1 (0.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (47.10%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (21.94%) TDD
3 32 (20.65%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (10.97%) Coaching
4 17 (10.97%) Front End Development
5 16 (10.32%) Mentoring
5 16 (10.32%) Test Automation
6 15 (9.68%) SDLC
7 14 (9.03%) OO
7 14 (9.03%) Scrum
7 14 (9.03%) Web Development
8 11 (7.10%) Microservices
8 11 (7.10%) Unit Testing
9 10 (6.45%) BDD
10 9 (5.81%) Integration Testing
10 9 (5.81%) Mathematics
11 8 (5.16%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (5.16%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (4.52%) Software Engineering
12 7 (4.52%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 99 (63.87%) C#
2 78 (50.32%) JavaScript
3 57 (36.77%) SQL
4 32 (20.65%) Java
5 28 (18.06%) TypeScript
6 11 (7.10%) PowerShell
7 8 (5.16%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.52%) Java 8
9 5 (3.23%) Python
10 4 (2.58%) ES6
11 3 (1.94%) PHP
11 3 (1.94%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.29%) Apple Swift
12 2 (1.29%) AspectJ
12 2 (1.29%) C++
12 2 (1.29%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.65%) Lua
13 1 (0.65%) Ruby
13 1 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (7.10%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 7 (4.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.29%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 23 (14.84%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.52%) Oracle
3 2 (1.29%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.65%) Apple
4 1 (0.65%) Google
4 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.65%) Samsung
4 1 (0.65%) SAP
4 1 (0.65%) Sitecore