Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 55 44
Rank change year-on-year -8 -11 +4
Contract jobs citing MVC 601 606 764
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.57% 3.80% 4.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 4.51% 5.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 420 508
South East median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £306 £309 £288
90th Percentile £531 £488 £500
England median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +5.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 24 19
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £45.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.10% +5.81% +72.00%
10th Percentile £38.75 £41.25 £33.82
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.50 £46.00
England median hourly rate £43.00 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -4.44% +5.88% +14.74%

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 14,399 13,431 15,288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.64% 84.13% 83.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,594 7,800 9,383
South East median daily rate £430 £416 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.37% +4.00% +6.52%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £588 £570 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 499 492 560
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.95 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.31% -13.26% +3.37%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.98
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -10.42% +2.13% +9.05%

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 17 August 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 -7 221 £400 +6.67% 130
Hampshire -12 150 £413 +10.00% 80
Berkshire +11 115 £400 - 51
Surrey -21 94 £425 +13.33% 62
Buckinghamshire +11 69 £400 +10.34% 22
West Sussex +6 62 £400 - 29
East Sussex +1 44 £350 +1.45% 10
Oxfordshire -27 37 £350 -12.50% 57
Kent -9 25 £418 +19.29% 30
Middlesex +2 3 £475 +2.65% 2
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 411 (68.39%) .NET
2 397 (66.06%) C#
3 347 (57.74%) JavaScript
4 320 (53.24%) ASP.NET
5 289 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
6 242 (40.27%) HTML
7 232 (38.60%) ASP.NET MVC
8 230 (38.27%) SQL Server
9 228 (37.94%) CSS
10 203 (33.78%) AngularJS
11 198 (32.95%) SQL
12 188 (31.28%) jQuery
13 172 (28.62%) TDD
14 165 (27.45%) Git (software)
15 148 (24.63%) ASP.NET Web API
16 142 (23.63%) .NET Framework
17 134 (22.30%) Java
17 134 (22.30%) REST
18 128 (21.30%) Web Services
19 126 (20.97%) Microsoft
20 116 (19.30%) Spring
21 113 (18.80%) RESTful
22 103 (17.14%) BDD
23 102 (16.97%) Entity Framework
23 102 (16.97%) Continuous Integration
24 97 (16.14%) Microsoft Azure
24 97 (16.14%) HTML5
25 96 (15.97%) Scrum
25 96 (15.97%) Microservices
26 95 (15.81%) XML

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 43 (7.15%) CMS
2 42 (6.99%) IIS
3 24 (3.99%) MQSeries
4 23 (3.83%) Confluence
5 18 (3.00%) EPiServer
6 16 (2.66%) Apache Solr
6 16 (2.66%) Umbraco
7 15 (2.50%) SharePoint
7 15 (2.50%) WebLogic
8 14 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (1.83%) SharePoint 2010
10 10 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 10 (1.66%) Sitecore CMS
11 8 (1.33%) WordPress
12 7 (1.16%) Apache
12 7 (1.16%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.00%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 5 (0.83%) Oracle Service Bus
15 4 (0.67%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 7 (1.16%) Photoshop
2 6 (1.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.83%) Magento
3 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.33%) Sage 200
3 2 (0.33%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 97 (16.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.00%) TestFlight
4 5 (0.83%) GitHub
4 5 (0.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (0.83%) PaaS
4 5 (0.83%) Serverless
5 4 (0.67%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (0.67%) NuGet
6 3 (0.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (0.50%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.50%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 3 (0.50%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.50%) Amazon SQS
6 3 (0.50%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.50%) CloudFront
7 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.33%) IaaS
7 2 (0.33%) Office 365
7 2 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.66%) HTTP
2 13 (2.16%) Internet
3 12 (2.00%) SMTP
4 10 (1.66%) DNS
5 8 (1.33%) IMAP
6 2 (0.33%) SMS
6 2 (0.33%) SSH
6 2 (0.33%) SSL
7 1 (0.17%) Broadband
7 1 (0.17%) FTP
7 1 (0.17%) Intranet
7 1 (0.17%) MQTT
7 1 (0.17%) Network Security
7 1 (0.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 230 (38.27%) SQL Server
2 76 (12.65%) NoSQL
3 68 (11.31%) MongoDB
4 52 (8.65%) Relational Database
5 48 (7.99%) Apache Cassandra
6 35 (5.82%) MySQL
7 24 (3.99%) Couchbase
8 23 (3.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 22 (3.66%) PostgreSQL
10 20 (3.33%) RDBMS
11 18 (3.00%) Oracle Database
11 18 (3.00%) Redis
12 15 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (2.16%) Azure SQL Database
14 11 (1.83%) Neo4j
15 10 (1.66%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (1.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 9 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
17 6 (1.00%) SQL Server 2016
18 5 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 165 (27.45%) Git (software)
2 88 (14.64%) Visual Studio
3 70 (11.65%) Jenkins
4 63 (10.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 61 (10.15%) Maven
6 54 (8.99%) JIRA
7 42 (6.99%) Subversion
8 38 (6.32%) JUnit
9 31 (5.16%) TeamCity
10 28 (4.66%) Visual Studio Team System
11 24 (3.99%) Octopus Deploy
12 21 (3.49%) NUnit
13 19 (3.16%) Selenium
14 14 (2.33%) git-flow
14 14 (2.33%) Mockito
15 12 (2.00%) Bitbucket
15 12 (2.00%) MSTest
16 11 (1.83%) Eclipse
16 11 (1.83%) ReSharper
17 10 (1.66%) Moq
General
1 59 (9.82%) Finance
2 24 (3.99%) Games
3 9 (1.50%) Retail
4 7 (1.16%) Banking
5 4 (0.67%) Advertising
5 4 (0.67%) Back Office
5 4 (0.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.50%) Marketing
7 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.17%) Automotive
8 1 (0.17%) Billing
8 1 (0.17%) Law
8 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 521 (86.69%) Developer
2 244 (40.60%) .NET Developer
3 146 (24.29%) C# Developer
4 107 (17.80%) C# .NET Developer
5 88 (14.64%) Java Developer
6 76 (12.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 58 (9.65%) Full Stack Developer
8 52 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 52 (8.65%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 50 (8.32%) Senior Developer
10 45 (7.49%) Web Developer
11 33 (5.49%) Angular Developer
12 30 (4.99%) SQL Developer
13 28 (4.66%) PHP Developer
13 28 (4.66%) Software Developer
14 24 (3.99%) Software Engineer
15 22 (3.66%) Senior Java Developer
15 22 (3.66%) SQL Server Developer
16 20 (3.33%) Senior .NET Developer
17 18 (3.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 411 (68.39%) .NET
2 320 (53.24%) ASP.NET
3 242 (40.27%) HTML
4 232 (38.60%) ASP.NET MVC
5 228 (37.94%) CSS
6 203 (33.78%) AngularJS
7 188 (31.28%) jQuery
8 148 (24.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 142 (23.63%) .NET Framework
10 134 (22.30%) REST
11 128 (21.30%) Web Services
12 116 (19.30%) Spring
13 113 (18.80%) RESTful
14 102 (16.97%) Entity Framework
15 97 (16.14%) HTML5
16 95 (15.81%) XML
17 79 (13.14%) WCF
18 76 (12.65%) CSS3
19 74 (12.31%) Spring MVC
20 69 (11.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 81 (13.48%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (3.99%) User Experience
3 16 (2.66%) Computer Science
4 12 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.66%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (1.50%) Fintech
7 8 (1.33%) W3C
8 7 (1.16%) Algorithms
9 5 (0.83%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.67%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.67%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.67%) iPad
10 4 (0.67%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.67%) Replication
11 3 (0.50%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.50%) e-Health
12 1 (0.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 1 (0.17%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 54 (8.99%) Windows
2 42 (6.99%) Linux
3 13 (2.16%) Apple iOS
4 11 (1.83%) Unix
4 11 (1.83%) Windows Server
5 6 (1.00%) Android
6 3 (0.50%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.33%) Debian
7 2 (0.33%) Solaris
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.17%) CentOS
8 1 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 289 (48.09%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (28.62%) TDD
3 103 (17.14%) BDD
4 102 (16.97%) Continuous Integration
5 96 (15.97%) Microservices
5 96 (15.97%) Scrum
6 94 (15.64%) Web Development
7 63 (10.48%) OO
8 62 (10.32%) Problem-Solving
9 56 (9.32%) Test Automation
10 52 (8.65%) Unit Testing
11 49 (8.15%) Software Engineering
12 48 (7.99%) SDLC
13 45 (7.49%) E-Commerce
13 45 (7.49%) Kanban
14 41 (6.82%) SOA
15 40 (6.66%) Mentoring
16 39 (6.49%) SOLID
17 37 (6.16%) Open Source
18 34 (5.66%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 397 (66.06%) C#
2 347 (57.74%) JavaScript
3 198 (32.95%) SQL
4 134 (22.30%) Java
5 77 (12.81%) Java 8
6 42 (6.99%) Scala
7 39 (6.49%) PHP
8 26 (4.33%) T-SQL
9 24 (3.99%) Java 9
9 24 (3.99%) Python
10 21 (3.49%) Ruby
11 20 (3.33%) TypeScript
12 14 (2.33%) PowerShell
13 10 (1.66%) Objective-C
13 10 (1.66%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.33%) C++
15 7 (1.16%) VB
16 6 (1.00%) Apple Swift
16 6 (1.00%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.83%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (4.66%) Degree
2 19 (3.16%) Security Cleared
3 16 (2.66%) SC Cleared
4 14 (2.33%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (0.67%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (0.33%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (0.17%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (0.67%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) GCP
2 1 (0.17%) GDPR
2 1 (0.17%) WCAG
System Software
1 46 (7.65%) Docker
2 4 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (0.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (2.00%) Kubernetes
2 7 (1.16%) Puppet
3 3 (0.50%) Capistrano
4 2 (0.33%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.17%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.17%) SELinux
Vendors
1 126 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 39 (6.49%) Oracle
3 24 (3.99%) Google
4 17 (2.83%) Capita
4 17 (2.83%) Sitecore
5 10 (1.66%) Rackspace
5 10 (1.66%) Xamarin
6 9 (1.50%) Adobe
6 9 (1.50%) Atlassian
7 8 (1.33%) Zend
8 5 (0.83%) hybris
8 5 (0.83%) IBM
8 5 (0.83%) Perfecto Mobile
9 4 (0.67%) SAP
9 4 (0.67%) Telerik
10 3 (0.50%) CA
10 3 (0.50%) Cisco
10 3 (0.50%) NetApp
10 3 (0.50%) Sage
10 3 (0.50%) Sybase