Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 October 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)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 53 43
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 +2
Contract jobs citing MVC 704 642 711
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.28% 3.95% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.98% 4.68% 5.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 482 460
South East median daily rate £420 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.00% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £308 £313 £291
90th Percentile £531 £505 £488
England median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 22 22
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.26% +14.00%
10th Percentile £28.90 £41.25 £37.75
90th Percentile £48.50 £48.75 £46.00
England median hourly rate £40.00 £46.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -13.04% +8.24% +14.03%

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,134 13,711 14,196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.91% 84.26% 83.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,511 8,166 8,638
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £262 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 502 473 582
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -4.26%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.28 £11.76
90th Percentile £51.23 £49.90 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.99 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.97% +11.07% +3.52%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MVC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in the South East

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in the South East

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in the South East over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in the South East

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in the South East

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in the South East over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MVC in the South East

MVC
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the South East region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Thames Valley +3 232 £400 +3.23% 210
Hampshire +5 207 £425 +9.68% 105
Berkshire +25 127 £424 +5.94% 85
Surrey +4 111 £463 +15.63% 76
Buckinghamshire +5 64 £400 +10.34% 58
West Sussex +5 61 £400 +2.56% 29
East Sussex +5 56 £438 +28.68% 13
Oxfordshire -17 41 £350 -12.50% 67
Kent -8 35 £418 +19.29% 43
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 South East region with a requirement for MVC.

1 490 (69.60%) .NET
2 471 (66.90%) C#
3 418 (59.38%) JavaScript
4 385 (54.69%) ASP.NET
5 379 (53.84%) Agile Software Development
6 288 (40.91%) HTML
7 282 (40.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 276 (39.20%) SQL Server
9 271 (38.49%) CSS
10 254 (36.08%) AngularJS
11 227 (32.24%) SQL
12 215 (30.54%) Git (software)
13 207 (29.40%) TDD
14 193 (27.41%) ASP.NET Web API
15 188 (26.70%) jQuery
16 170 (24.15%) REST
17 169 (24.01%) .NET Framework
18 167 (23.72%) Java
19 154 (21.88%) RESTful
20 150 (21.31%) Web Services
21 146 (20.74%) Spring
22 137 (19.46%) BDD
23 136 (19.32%) Microsoft
24 135 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
25 133 (18.89%) Scrum
26 119 (16.90%) HTML5
27 116 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
28 115 (16.34%) Microservices
29 111 (15.77%) Entity Framework
30 110 (15.63%) Greenfield Project

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 54 (7.67%) IIS
2 46 (6.53%) CMS
3 42 (5.97%) MQSeries
4 37 (5.26%) Confluence
5 24 (3.41%) Elasticsearch
6 23 (3.27%) Apache Solr
7 22 (3.13%) Umbraco
8 17 (2.41%) EPiServer
9 12 (1.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 12 (1.70%) SharePoint
9 12 (1.70%) WebLogic
10 11 (1.56%) Apache
10 11 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
11 10 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 9 (1.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 7 (0.99%) WordPress
14 5 (0.71%) Oracle Service Bus
14 5 (0.71%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
15 4 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (0.99%) Photoshop
2 5 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.43%) Magento
3 2 (0.28%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.28%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 116 (16.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 78 (11.08%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (2.70%) Serverless
4 11 (1.56%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (1.28%) Dynamics 365
6 8 (1.14%) Azure Functions
6 8 (1.14%) PaaS
7 7 (0.99%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (0.99%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 7 (0.99%) Amazon S3
7 7 (0.99%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (0.99%) CloudFront
7 7 (0.99%) SaaS
8 6 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
9 4 (0.57%) IaaS
9 4 (0.57%) NuGet
9 4 (0.57%) TestFlight
10 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.28%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 48 (6.82%) HTTP
2 17 (2.41%) Internet
3 14 (1.99%) SMTP
4 10 (1.42%) DNS
4 10 (1.42%) IMAP
5 3 (0.43%) Broadband
5 3 (0.43%) SSL
6 2 (0.28%) SMS
6 2 (0.28%) SSH
7 1 (0.14%) AMQP
7 1 (0.14%) FTP
7 1 (0.14%) Intranet
7 1 (0.14%) Kerberos
7 1 (0.14%) MQTT
7 1 (0.14%) Network Security
7 1 (0.14%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 276 (39.20%) SQL Server
2 104 (14.77%) NoSQL
3 103 (14.63%) MongoDB
4 77 (10.94%) Apache Cassandra
5 64 (9.09%) Relational Database
6 48 (6.82%) MySQL
7 42 (5.97%) Couchbase
8 27 (3.84%) PostgreSQL
9 24 (3.41%) Redis
9 24 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
10 22 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
11 21 (2.98%) Oracle Database
12 19 (2.70%) RDBMS
13 18 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 14 (1.99%) Neo4j
14 14 (1.99%) SQL Server 2014
15 12 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 11 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
16 11 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (1.28%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 215 (30.54%) Git (software)
2 102 (14.49%) Jenkins
3 99 (14.06%) Visual Studio
4 81 (11.51%) Maven
5 72 (10.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 68 (9.66%) JIRA
7 58 (8.24%) Subversion
8 51 (7.24%) JUnit
9 44 (6.25%) TeamCity
10 35 (4.97%) Octopus Deploy
11 34 (4.83%) Visual Studio Team System
12 21 (2.98%) Selenium
13 19 (2.70%) Mockito
14 18 (2.56%) git-flow
15 17 (2.41%) ReSharper
16 16 (2.27%) Mercurial
17 15 (2.13%) Hudson
17 15 (2.13%) NUnit
18 14 (1.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
19 13 (1.85%) MSTest
General
1 86 (12.22%) Finance
2 42 (5.97%) Games
3 8 (1.14%) Banking
3 8 (1.14%) Marketing
4 5 (0.71%) Retail
5 4 (0.57%) Back Office
5 4 (0.57%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.43%) Advertising
7 1 (0.14%) Automotive
7 1 (0.14%) Billing
7 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.14%) German Language
7 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 614 (87.22%) Developer
2 306 (43.47%) .NET Developer
3 153 (21.73%) C# Developer
4 119 (16.90%) C# .NET Developer
5 115 (16.34%) Java Developer
6 94 (13.35%) ASP.NET Developer
7 72 (10.23%) Full Stack Developer
8 63 (8.95%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 61 (8.66%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 60 (8.52%) Senior Developer
11 44 (6.25%) Web Developer
12 39 (5.54%) Angular Developer
13 37 (5.26%) Software Engineer
14 30 (4.26%) Senior .NET Developer
14 30 (4.26%) SQL Developer
15 28 (3.98%) Software Developer
16 23 (3.27%) Agile Developer
16 23 (3.27%) PHP Developer
17 22 (3.13%) Scala Developer
18 20 (2.84%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 490 (69.60%) .NET
2 385 (54.69%) ASP.NET
3 288 (40.91%) HTML
4 282 (40.06%) ASP.NET MVC
5 271 (38.49%) CSS
6 254 (36.08%) AngularJS
7 193 (27.41%) ASP.NET Web API
8 188 (26.70%) jQuery
9 170 (24.15%) REST
10 169 (24.01%) .NET Framework
11 154 (21.88%) RESTful
12 150 (21.31%) Web Services
13 146 (20.74%) Spring
14 119 (16.90%) HTML5
15 111 (15.77%) Entity Framework
16 98 (13.92%) Spring MVC
17 92 (13.07%) XML
18 86 (12.22%) CSS3
19 85 (12.07%) WCF
20 83 (11.79%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 110 (15.63%) Greenfield Project
2 26 (3.69%) User Experience
3 19 (2.70%) Computer Science
4 17 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (2.41%) Self-Motivation
5 16 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
6 13 (1.85%) Algorithms
6 13 (1.85%) Fintech
7 10 (1.42%) N-Tier
8 9 (1.28%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.14%) W3C
10 4 (0.57%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.57%) Hybrid Cloud
11 3 (0.43%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.28%) iPhone
12 2 (0.28%) Life Science
13 1 (0.14%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.14%) Replication
13 1 (0.14%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 64 (9.09%) Windows
2 53 (7.53%) Linux
3 17 (2.41%) Windows Server
4 13 (1.85%) Unix
5 11 (1.56%) Android
6 10 (1.42%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.57%) Debian
7 4 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.43%) Solaris
8 3 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.28%) VMS
9 2 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (53.84%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (29.40%) TDD
3 137 (19.46%) BDD
4 135 (19.18%) Continuous Integration
5 133 (18.89%) Scrum
6 115 (16.34%) Microservices
7 105 (14.91%) Web Development
8 82 (11.65%) Problem-Solving
9 79 (11.22%) OO
10 75 (10.65%) Software Engineering
11 73 (10.37%) Kanban
12 63 (8.95%) Test Automation
13 53 (7.53%) Unit Testing
14 50 (7.10%) SDLC
15 46 (6.53%) SOA
16 45 (6.39%) Mentoring
17 43 (6.11%) E-Commerce
17 43 (6.11%) Open Source
17 43 (6.11%) SOLID
18 41 (5.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 471 (66.90%) C#
2 418 (59.38%) JavaScript
3 227 (32.24%) SQL
4 167 (23.72%) Java
5 90 (12.78%) Java 8
6 66 (9.38%) Scala
7 42 (5.97%) Java 9
8 39 (5.54%) T-SQL
9 32 (4.55%) PHP
10 23 (3.27%) Ruby
11 21 (2.98%) Python
11 21 (2.98%) TypeScript
12 18 (2.56%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.99%) C++
13 7 (0.99%) Objective-C
13 7 (0.99%) R
14 6 (0.85%) Shell Script
15 4 (0.57%) PL/SQL
15 4 (0.57%) VB
15 4 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 31 (4.40%) Degree
2 19 (2.70%) BPSS Clearance
3 11 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.42%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.14%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.42%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 74 (10.51%) Docker
2 6 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 16 (2.27%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.28%) Puppet
3 5 (0.71%) Ansible
3 5 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.14%) SELinux
Vendors
1 136 (19.32%) Microsoft
2 45 (6.39%) Oracle
3 28 (3.98%) Google
4 23 (3.27%) Sitecore
5 13 (1.85%) Adobe
5 13 (1.85%) Atlassian
5 13 (1.85%) Rackspace
6 12 (1.70%) Zend
7 9 (1.28%) Xamarin
8 6 (0.85%) Telerik
9 5 (0.71%) IBM
9 5 (0.71%) Perfecto Mobile
10 4 (0.57%) SAP
11 3 (0.43%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.43%) Sage
12 2 (0.28%) Ariba
12 2 (0.28%) hybris
12 2 (0.28%) Sybase
13 1 (0.14%) DevExpress
13 1 (0.14%) SendGrid