Period
to 2 April 2020

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 2 April 2020 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
2 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 51 67
Rank change year-on-year -30 +16 -16
Contract jobs citing MVC 241 637 565
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 2.48% 4.07% 3.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 4.65% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 502 430
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £311 £313 £300
90th Percentile £500 £525 £538
England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Median hourly rate £72.50 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.00% +11.11% +3.45%
England median hourly rate £48.85 £50.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -2.30% +16.28% +6.81%

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 8,130 13,701 14,313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 83.69% 87.60% 85.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,759 8,283 8,410
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £255 £275 £285
90th Percentile £603 £605 £588
England median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +5.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 395 478 441
Median hourly rate £23.88 £24.47 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.42% +8.77% -0.04%
10th Percentile £12.83 £12.00 £11.00
90th Percentile £54.50 £52.50 £50.75
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year +2.04% +4.26% -6.00%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing MVC as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing MVC in the South East.

Daily rate trend for MVC in the South East

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing MVC in the South East over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for MVC in the South East

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing MVC in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for MVC in the South East

MVC
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing MVC in the South East over the 6 months to 2 April 2020.

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 2 April 2020. 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 +2 127 £400 -5.88% 83
Berkshire +12 76 £419 -11.84% 43
Hampshire -51 39 £425 -3.68% 48
Surrey -10 34 £375 -23.08% 64
Oxfordshire +13 28 £375 -3.23% 27
West Sussex +11 26 £500 +23.08% 23
Buckinghamshire -17 23 £416 +4.06% 13
East Sussex -10 8 £450 +5.88% 12
Kent -2 7 £308 -23.13% 17
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 2 April 2020, 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.

1 211 (87.55%) .NET
2 200 (82.99%) C#
3 130 (53.94%) JavaScript
4 128 (53.11%) ASP.NET
5 104 (43.15%) Agile Software Development
6 103 (42.74%) HTML
6 103 (42.74%) SQL
7 90 (37.34%) SQL Server
8 88 (36.51%) CSS
9 85 (35.27%) Azure
10 72 (29.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 66 (27.39%) .NET Framework
11 66 (27.39%) AngularJS
12 62 (25.73%) ASP.NET Web API
13 61 (25.31%) Scrum
14 60 (24.90%) Microsoft
15 55 (22.82%) jQuery
16 48 (19.92%) .NET Core
17 43 (17.84%) Git (software)
18 42 (17.43%) T-SQL
19 41 (17.01%) TDD
20 39 (16.18%) HTML5
21 38 (15.77%) Entity Framework
22 36 (14.94%) DevOps
23 33 (13.69%) XML
24 32 (13.28%) Test Automation
25 30 (12.45%) Unit Testing
26 28 (11.62%) Web Development
27 27 (11.20%) Web Services
28 26 (10.79%) WCF

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 17 (7.05%) CMS
2 16 (6.64%) SharePoint
3 11 (4.56%) EPiServer
4 10 (4.15%) Umbraco
5 8 (3.32%) IIS
6 4 (1.66%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.24%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.83%) Apache
8 2 (0.83%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.83%) Drupal
8 2 (0.83%) Kentico
8 2 (0.83%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.83%) WordPress
9 1 (0.41%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (7.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 85 (35.27%) Azure
2 9 (3.73%) AWS
3 7 (2.90%) Dynamics 365
3 7 (2.90%) Serverless
4 6 (2.49%) GitHub
5 5 (2.07%) Azure Functions
6 4 (1.66%) GCP
6 4 (1.66%) PaaS
7 3 (1.24%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.24%) IaaS
7 3 (1.24%) SaaS
8 2 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.83%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (0.83%) Firebase
8 2 (0.83%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.41%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.41%) Google Play
9 1 (0.41%) ShareGate
9 1 (0.41%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.90%) HTTP
2 3 (1.24%) Network Security
3 1 (0.41%) FTP
3 1 (0.41%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.41%) Internet
3 1 (0.41%) Intranet
3 1 (0.41%) Skype
3 1 (0.41%) SSL
3 1 (0.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.41%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 90 (37.34%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.15%) Relational Database
2 10 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.32%) Big Data
3 8 (3.32%) NoSQL
3 8 (3.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (2.90%) MongoDB
4 7 (2.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (2.49%) Apache Cassandra
5 6 (2.49%) Cosmos DB
5 6 (2.49%) Data Lake
6 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.66%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.66%) Redis
8 3 (1.24%) MySQL
8 3 (1.24%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.83%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 43 (17.84%) Git (software)
2 23 (9.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (7.88%) Visual Studio
4 12 (4.98%) NUnit
5 11 (4.56%) Visual Studio Team System
6 10 (4.15%) Selenium
7 9 (3.73%) JIRA
8 8 (3.32%) TeamCity
9 7 (2.90%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (2.90%) webpack
10 6 (2.49%) Jenkins
10 6 (2.49%) SpecFlow
11 5 (2.07%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (2.07%) gulp
11 5 (2.07%) Jasmine
11 5 (2.07%) ReSharper
11 5 (2.07%) StyleCop
12 4 (1.66%) Babel
13 3 (1.24%) Cucumber
13 3 (1.24%) JMeter
General
1 20 (8.30%) Finance
2 9 (3.73%) Public Sector
3 8 (3.32%) Retail
4 3 (1.24%) Law
4 3 (1.24%) Marketing
5 2 (0.83%) Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Automotive
6 1 (0.41%) German Language
6 1 (0.41%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 215 (89.21%) Developer
2 143 (59.34%) .NET Developer
3 49 (20.33%) C# Developer
4 36 (14.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (11.62%) Full Stack Developer
6 23 (9.54%) ASP.NET Developer
6 23 (9.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 23 (9.54%) Software Developer
7 15 (6.22%) Azure Developer
7 15 (6.22%) Senior Developer
8 12 (4.98%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (4.56%) C# Software Developer
10 9 (3.73%) Angular Developer
10 9 (3.73%) Web Developer
11 8 (3.32%) React Developer
12 7 (2.90%) .NET Software Developer
12 7 (2.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (2.90%) DevOps Developer
13 5 (2.07%) JavaScript Developer
13 5 (2.07%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (87.55%) .NET
2 128 (53.11%) ASP.NET
3 103 (42.74%) HTML
4 88 (36.51%) CSS
5 72 (29.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 66 (27.39%) .NET Framework
6 66 (27.39%) AngularJS
7 62 (25.73%) ASP.NET Web API
8 55 (22.82%) jQuery
9 48 (19.92%) .NET Core
10 39 (16.18%) HTML5
11 38 (15.77%) Entity Framework
12 33 (13.69%) XML
13 27 (11.20%) Web Services
14 26 (10.79%) WCF
15 25 (10.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 24 (9.96%) LINQ
16 24 (9.96%) Vue.js
17 23 (9.54%) ASP.NET Core
18 19 (7.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.15%) Data Structures
1 10 (4.15%) Mobile App
2 9 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (2.07%) User Experience
4 3 (1.24%) N-Tier
5 2 (0.83%) W3C
6 1 (0.41%) CESG
6 1 (0.41%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.41%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.41%) FMCG
6 1 (0.41%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.41%) iPhone
6 1 (0.41%) NHS
6 1 (0.41%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (7.88%) Windows
2 6 (2.49%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.66%) Android
3 4 (1.66%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.83%) VMS
5 1 (0.41%) Linux
5 1 (0.41%) Solaris
5 1 (0.41%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (43.15%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (25.31%) Scrum
3 41 (17.01%) TDD
4 36 (14.94%) DevOps
5 32 (13.28%) Test Automation
6 30 (12.45%) Unit Testing
7 28 (11.62%) Web Development
8 26 (10.79%) BDD
9 24 (9.96%) Continuous Integration
9 24 (9.96%) OO
10 23 (9.54%) CRM
11 21 (8.71%) OOP
12 18 (7.47%) Kanban
12 18 (7.47%) Software Engineering
13 17 (7.05%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (6.64%) Web Design
15 15 (6.22%) Continuous Improvement
15 15 (6.22%) OWASP
15 15 (6.22%) SOLID
16 14 (5.81%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 200 (82.99%) C#
2 130 (53.94%) JavaScript
3 103 (42.74%) SQL
4 42 (17.43%) T-SQL
5 19 (7.88%) TypeScript
6 17 (7.05%) VB.NET
7 12 (4.98%) Java
8 7 (2.90%) XAML
9 6 (2.49%) Ruby
10 5 (2.07%) PHP
10 5 (2.07%) Scala
11 4 (1.66%) PL/SQL
12 3 (1.24%) C
12 3 (1.24%) ES6
12 3 (1.24%) Java 8
13 2 (0.83%) C++
13 2 (0.83%) Dart
14 1 (0.41%) Perl
14 1 (0.41%) VB
14 1 (0.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (3.73%) Degree
2 8 (3.32%) SC Cleared
2 8 (3.32%) Security Cleared
3 6 (2.49%) ISEB
3 6 (2.49%) ISTQB
4 4 (1.66%) MCAD
4 4 (1.66%) MCITP
4 4 (1.66%) MCPD
4 4 (1.66%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.41%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) MBA
5 1 (0.41%) MCP
5 1 (0.41%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.22%) QA
System Software
1 16 (6.64%) Docker
2 2 (0.83%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (6.22%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.24%) Terraform
3 2 (0.83%) Ansible
3 2 (0.83%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 60 (24.90%) Microsoft
2 12 (4.98%) Xamarin
3 9 (3.73%) Oracle
4 8 (3.32%) Google
5 5 (2.07%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.83%) Atlassian
6 2 (0.83%) CheckPoint
6 2 (0.83%) Facebook
6 2 (0.83%) hybris
6 2 (0.83%) Tealium
7 1 (0.41%) Apple
7 1 (0.41%) F5
7 1 (0.41%) IBM
7 1 (0.41%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.41%) Telerik
7 1 (0.41%) Zend