Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 43 41
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 +7
Contract jobs citing MVC 668 688 804
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.00% 4.17% 4.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.82% 5.05% 5.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 513 451 578
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.04% +5.00%
10th Percentile £313 £288 £281
90th Percentile £515 £488 £463
England median daily rate £420 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +8.39% +3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 10
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +14.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £41.25 £40.50 £16.25
90th Percentile £49.88 £46.00 £47.63
England median hourly rate £46.00 £42.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.24% +13.33% +7.14%

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 13848 13626 15658
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.83% 82.61% 80.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8310 8240 9341
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £535
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 457 544 607
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.13 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.21% +2.36% +51.43%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.58 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
Thames Valley -4 274 £388 -3.13% 73
Hampshire +5 128 £375 - 58
Buckinghamshire -18 98 £363 - 15
Berkshire -14 90 £394 -1.56% 33
Kent +5 88 £350 - 16
Oxfordshire +12 86 £400 - 25
Surrey -36 72 £425 +11.11% 27
West Sussex +5 52 £425 +21.50% 12
East Sussex -10 47 £340 -15.00% 13
Middlesex -6 3 £538 +43.33%
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 South East region with a requirement for MVC.

1 453 (67.81%) .NET
2 452 (67.66%) C#
3 373 (55.84%) JavaScript
4 342 (51.20%) HTML
5 336 (50.30%) ASP.NET
6 332 (49.70%) CSS
7 318 (47.60%) SQL Server
8 296 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
9 234 (35.03%) AngularJS
10 233 (34.88%) TDD
11 221 (33.08%) Web Services
12 220 (32.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 217 (32.49%) SQL
14 198 (29.64%) ASP.NET Web API
15 177 (26.50%) Microsoft
16 166 (24.85%) jQuery
17 162 (24.25%) Scrum
18 159 (23.80%) Web Development
19 142 (21.26%) .NET Framework
19 142 (21.26%) REST
20 128 (19.16%) Git (software)
21 126 (18.86%) Continuous Integration
22 117 (17.51%) Java
23 113 (16.92%) HTML5
24 106 (15.87%) Spring
25 101 (15.12%) WCF
25 101 (15.12%) Microsoft Azure
26 100 (14.97%) Oracle
27 93 (13.92%) XML
28 92 (13.77%) Visual Studio

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 40 (5.99%) CMS
2 36 (5.39%) IIS
3 24 (3.59%) Confluence
4 22 (3.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 21 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
5 21 (3.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 20 (2.99%) WebLogic
7 17 (2.54%) SharePoint
8 15 (2.25%) Apache
9 13 (1.95%) WebSphere
10 12 (1.80%) Tomcat
11 10 (1.50%) WebSphere Application Server
12 8 (1.20%) EPiServer
12 8 (1.20%) nginx
13 5 (0.75%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 5 (0.75%) NServiceBus
13 5 (0.75%) Oracle Workflow
14 4 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
14 4 (0.60%) JBoss
14 4 (0.60%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (0.30%) Fireworks
1 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (2.25%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 101 (15.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (7.49%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.95%) PaaS
4 12 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.50%) IaaS
6 7 (1.05%) npm
6 7 (1.05%) Office 365
7 6 (0.90%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (0.90%) GitHub
8 5 (0.75%) Google Analytics
8 5 (0.75%) Google Checkout
8 5 (0.75%) SaaS
9 2 (0.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.30%) Amazon SQS
9 2 (0.30%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.30%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.30%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (1.65%) HTTP
2 10 (1.50%) SMTP
3 9 (1.35%) Internet
4 3 (0.45%) DNS
4 3 (0.45%) IMAP
4 3 (0.45%) Intranet
5 2 (0.30%) Broadband
6 1 (0.15%) AMQP
6 1 (0.15%) Extranet
6 1 (0.15%) Firewall
6 1 (0.15%) FTP
6 1 (0.15%) LAN
6 1 (0.15%) LDAP
6 1 (0.15%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 318 (47.60%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.09%) Relational Database
3 33 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (3.59%) MySQL
5 22 (3.29%) MongoDB
5 22 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 20 (2.99%) NoSQL
6 20 (2.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 18 (2.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 13 (1.95%) Oracle Database
9 12 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
11 7 (1.05%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
11 7 (1.05%) SQL Server 2016
12 6 (0.90%) Azure SQL Database
12 6 (0.90%) Oracle Database 12c
13 5 (0.75%) DB2
13 5 (0.75%) Endeca
13 5 (0.75%) Redis
Development Applications
1 128 (19.16%) Git (software)
2 92 (13.77%) Visual Studio
3 84 (12.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (7.34%) Maven
5 47 (7.04%) Subversion
6 44 (6.59%) JIRA
7 43 (6.44%) Jenkins
8 35 (5.24%) JUnit
9 28 (4.19%) TeamCity
10 27 (4.04%) NUnit
11 24 (3.59%) Octopus Deploy
12 23 (3.44%) ReSharper
13 22 (3.29%) Mockito
14 21 (3.14%) gulp
15 20 (2.99%) Moq
16 19 (2.84%) Eclipse
16 19 (2.84%) Selenium
17 18 (2.69%) Grunt
17 18 (2.69%) IntelliJ
18 15 (2.25%) Ant
General
1 60 (8.98%) Finance
2 26 (3.89%) Banking
3 13 (1.95%) Marketing
4 10 (1.50%) Retail
5 9 (1.35%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.20%) Advertising
6 8 (1.20%) Legal
7 6 (0.90%) Aerospace
8 4 (0.60%) Automotive
8 4 (0.60%) Electronics
8 4 (0.60%) Games
8 4 (0.60%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.15%) Back Office
10 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 635 (95.06%) Developer
2 324 (48.50%) .NET Developer
3 209 (31.29%) C# Developer
4 166 (24.85%) C# .NET Developer
5 103 (15.42%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 89 (13.32%) Java Developer
7 71 (10.63%) SQL Developer
8 67 (10.03%) ASP.NET Developer
9 60 (8.98%) Senior Developer
10 55 (8.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 47 (7.04%) Web Developer
12 46 (6.89%) Full Stack Developer
13 45 (6.74%) SQL Server Developer
14 39 (5.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 36 (5.39%) Sitecore Developer
16 31 (4.64%) Agile Developer
16 31 (4.64%) JavaScript Developer
17 29 (4.34%) Angular Developer
18 28 (4.19%) .NET Web Developer
18 28 (4.19%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 453 (67.81%) .NET
2 342 (51.20%) HTML
3 336 (50.30%) ASP.NET
4 332 (49.70%) CSS
5 234 (35.03%) AngularJS
6 221 (33.08%) Web Services
7 220 (32.93%) ASP.NET MVC
8 198 (29.64%) ASP.NET Web API
9 166 (24.85%) jQuery
10 142 (21.26%) .NET Framework
10 142 (21.26%) REST
11 113 (16.92%) HTML5
12 106 (15.87%) Spring
13 101 (15.12%) WCF
14 93 (13.92%) XML
15 87 (13.02%) Ajax
16 82 (12.28%) Entity Framework
17 78 (11.68%) CSS3
18 70 (10.48%) Spring MVC
19 65 (9.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 56 (8.38%) N-Tier
2 34 (5.09%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (3.29%) User Experience
4 14 (2.10%) Client/Server
4 14 (2.10%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 5 (0.75%) Computer Science
6 5 (0.75%) W3C
7 3 (0.45%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (0.30%) Fintech
8 2 (0.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.30%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.30%) RIA
8 2 (0.30%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.15%) iPad
9 1 (0.15%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.15%) NHS
9 1 (0.15%) Replication
9 1 (0.15%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 58 (8.68%) Windows
2 41 (6.14%) Linux
3 24 (3.59%) Windows Server
4 7 (1.05%) Unix
5 6 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.15%) Android
6 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 296 (44.31%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (34.88%) TDD
3 162 (24.25%) Scrum
4 159 (23.80%) Web Development
5 126 (18.86%) Continuous Integration
6 73 (10.93%) SOLID
7 72 (10.78%) BDD
8 68 (10.18%) Unit Testing
9 64 (9.58%) Refactoring
10 60 (8.98%) SOA
11 52 (7.78%) Front End Development
11 52 (7.78%) Test Automation
12 51 (7.63%) SDLC
13 48 (7.19%) Microservices
14 45 (6.74%) MVVM
15 44 (6.59%) OWASP
16 43 (6.44%) OO
17 40 (5.99%) E-Commerce
18 39 (5.84%) Web Application Development
19 38 (5.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 452 (67.66%) C#
2 373 (55.84%) JavaScript
3 217 (32.49%) SQL
4 117 (17.51%) Java
5 55 (8.23%) VB.NET
6 45 (6.74%) TypeScript
7 38 (5.69%) T-SQL
8 33 (4.94%) PHP
9 28 (4.19%) Ruby
10 20 (2.99%) Scala
11 17 (2.54%) XPath
12 16 (2.40%) ES6
13 15 (2.25%) Groovy
14 9 (1.35%) Perl
15 8 (1.20%) PL/SQL
15 8 (1.20%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.05%) F#
16 7 (1.05%) PowerShell
17 6 (0.90%) Objective-C
18 4 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (2.40%) Degree
2 13 (1.95%) Security Cleared
3 10 (1.50%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.20%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.15%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.04%) QA
2 2 (0.30%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.15%) PMO
3 1 (0.15%) PSD2
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) WCAG
System Software
1 20 (2.99%) Docker
2 11 (1.65%) Active Directory
3 6 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (2.10%) Ansible
2 12 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.65%) Puppet
4 6 (0.90%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.15%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 177 (26.50%) Microsoft
2 100 (14.97%) Oracle
3 58 (8.68%) Sitecore
4 21 (3.14%) Telerik
5 17 (2.54%) Google
6 15 (2.25%) New Relic
7 11 (1.65%) Xamarin
8 7 (1.05%) hybris
8 7 (1.05%) IBM
8 7 (1.05%) Sybase
9 6 (0.90%) HP
9 6 (0.90%) Zend
10 5 (0.75%) Adobe
10 5 (0.75%) Coremetrics
10 5 (0.75%) PayPal
10 5 (0.75%) VMware
11 4 (0.60%) Capita
11 4 (0.60%) ESRI
11 4 (0.60%) Northgate
11 4 (0.60%) SAP