Period
to 24 April 2019

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 24 April 2019 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
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 53 72 52
Rank change year-on-year +19 -20 -1
Contract jobs citing MVC 632 525 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.08% 3.13% 3.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.68% 3.68% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 483 381 386
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £338 £306 £291
90th Percentile £525 £525 £473
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 14
South East median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £46.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.22% -2.17% -3.16%
10th Percentile £46.25 £45.00 £41.50
90th Percentile £60.00 £45.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% +8.43% +3.75%

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 13,496 14,271 12,902
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.09% 85.14% 83.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,163 8,414 7,478
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £281 £281 £260
90th Percentile £604 £588 £565
England median daily rate £475 £463 £445
% change year-on-year +2.70% +3.93% +4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 437 521
South East median hourly rate £24.91 £21.00 £22.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.62% -6.75% -16.59%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £11.06
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £50.25
England median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +6.38%

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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 2019. 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 -4 194 £425 +6.25% 80
Hampshire +56 189 £444 +18.33% 49
Surrey +58 127 £500 +17.65% 37
Berkshire +16 116 £475 +26.67% 26
Buckinghamshire -2 48 £415 -2.35% 24
West Sussex +4 44 £419 -12.76% 19
East Sussex -10 43 £425 +13.33% 4
Oxfordshire -9 31 £400 - 30
Kent -7 28 £415 +15.68% 39
Middlesex +23 17 £500 +5.26%
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2019, 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.

1 491 (77.69%) .NET
2 482 (76.27%) C#
3 384 (60.76%) ASP.NET
4 361 (57.12%) Agile Software Development
5 357 (56.49%) JavaScript
6 304 (48.10%) ASP.NET MVC
7 298 (47.15%) CSS
8 269 (42.56%) HTML
9 257 (40.66%) SQL Server
10 205 (32.44%) TDD
11 177 (28.01%) ASP.NET Web API
12 166 (26.27%) SQL
13 159 (25.16%) AngularJS
14 153 (24.21%) jQuery
15 144 (22.78%) Git (software)
16 139 (21.99%) .NET Framework
17 131 (20.73%) OO
18 128 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
19 123 (19.46%) Microsoft
20 122 (19.30%) Entity Framework
21 115 (18.20%) Continuous Integration
22 112 (17.72%) BDD
23 111 (17.56%) REST
24 101 (15.98%) HTML5
25 98 (15.51%) Scrum
26 97 (15.35%) Spring
27 93 (14.72%) Web Services
28 92 (14.56%) Java
29 90 (14.24%) OOP
30 82 (12.97%) RESTful

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 34 (5.38%) Confluence
2 32 (5.06%) CMS
3 22 (3.48%) Umbraco
4 19 (3.01%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (2.69%) EPiServer
6 15 (2.37%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.27%) IIS
7 8 (1.27%) WebSphere
8 6 (0.95%) Apache
9 5 (0.79%) Apache Solr
9 5 (0.79%) nginx
9 5 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.63%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.63%) Apache Spark
10 4 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.63%) JBoss
10 4 (0.63%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.47%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.32%) Kentico
Applications
1 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.16%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 9 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.42%) Magento
2 1 (0.16%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 128 (20.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 54 (8.54%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (2.53%) Serverless
4 14 (2.22%) SaaS
5 12 (1.90%) PaaS
6 10 (1.58%) Azure Functions
6 10 (1.58%) IaaS
6 10 (1.58%) Loggly
7 9 (1.42%) GitHub
8 7 (1.11%) Google Cloud Platform
9 6 (0.95%) AWS Lambda
9 6 (0.95%) Dynamics 365
9 6 (0.95%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.95%) Google App Engine
10 4 (0.63%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 4 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.63%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 4 (0.63%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
10 4 (0.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.80%) HTTP
2 8 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.95%) SSL
4 3 (0.47%) Internet
4 3 (0.47%) Network Security
5 2 (0.32%) AMQP
5 2 (0.32%) Junos
5 2 (0.32%) SNMP
5 2 (0.32%) SSH
6 1 (0.16%) Broadband
6 1 (0.16%) DNS
6 1 (0.16%) Firewall
6 1 (0.16%) NetScaler
6 1 (0.16%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (40.66%) SQL Server
2 63 (9.97%) Relational Database
3 39 (6.17%) MySQL
4 33 (5.22%) NoSQL
5 27 (4.27%) MongoDB
6 26 (4.11%) Redis
7 21 (3.32%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (2.85%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (2.37%) SQL Server 2014
10 14 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
11 13 (2.06%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (1.58%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (1.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 8 (1.27%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (1.11%) Cosmos DB
14 7 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
15 6 (0.95%) Azure SQL Database
15 6 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
16 5 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 144 (22.78%) Git (software)
2 76 (12.03%) Visual Studio
3 65 (10.28%) Visual Studio Team System
4 51 (8.07%) JIRA
5 45 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 43 (6.80%) TeamCity
7 38 (6.01%) Jenkins
8 37 (5.85%) JUnit
9 34 (5.38%) Subversion
10 32 (5.06%) Octopus Deploy
11 24 (3.80%) Maven
12 17 (2.69%) gulp
13 16 (2.53%) Eclipse
14 15 (2.37%) Jasmine
14 15 (2.37%) webpack
15 14 (2.22%) Selenium
16 13 (2.06%) Bitbucket
16 13 (2.06%) Mockito
16 13 (2.06%) SpecFlow
17 12 (1.90%) Babel
General
1 81 (12.82%) Finance
2 20 (3.16%) Telecoms
3 17 (2.69%) Retail
4 6 (0.95%) Legal
5 5 (0.79%) Automotive
5 5 (0.79%) Marketing
6 4 (0.63%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.47%) Billing
8 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.16%) Advertising
9 1 (0.16%) Avionics
9 1 (0.16%) Back Office
9 1 (0.16%) Banking
9 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 563 (89.08%) Developer
2 278 (43.99%) .NET Developer
3 167 (26.42%) C# Developer
4 121 (19.15%) C# .NET Developer
5 102 (16.14%) Full Stack Developer
6 60 (9.49%) Java Developer
7 57 (9.02%) ASP.NET Developer
8 55 (8.70%) Senior Developer
9 52 (8.23%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 46 (7.28%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 39 (6.17%) Angular Developer
12 29 (4.59%) JavaScript Developer
13 28 (4.43%) Senior .NET Developer
13 28 (4.43%) Software Developer
14 26 (4.11%) Software Engineer
15 23 (3.64%) SQL Developer
16 21 (3.32%) Azure Developer
16 21 (3.32%) Senior Java Developer
17 19 (3.01%) Web Developer
18 18 (2.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 491 (77.69%) .NET
2 384 (60.76%) ASP.NET
3 304 (48.10%) ASP.NET MVC
4 298 (47.15%) CSS
5 269 (42.56%) HTML
6 177 (28.01%) ASP.NET Web API
7 159 (25.16%) AngularJS
8 153 (24.21%) jQuery
9 139 (21.99%) .NET Framework
10 122 (19.30%) Entity Framework
11 111 (17.56%) REST
12 101 (15.98%) HTML5
13 97 (15.35%) Spring
14 93 (14.72%) Web Services
15 82 (12.97%) RESTful
15 82 (12.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 75 (11.87%) .NET Core
17 68 (10.76%) WCF
18 52 (8.23%) JSON
19 50 (7.91%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.12%) Greenfield Project
2 21 (3.32%) User Experience
3 16 (2.53%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.37%) Fintech
5 13 (2.06%) Enterprise Software
6 11 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 11 (1.74%) Mobile App
7 5 (0.79%) N-Tier
7 5 (0.79%) Social Media
8 4 (0.63%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.47%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.47%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.32%) EPoS
10 2 (0.32%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.32%) iPad
10 2 (0.32%) Life Science
10 2 (0.32%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.32%) NHS
10 2 (0.32%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 43 (6.80%) Linux
2 26 (4.11%) Windows
3 14 (2.22%) VMS
4 10 (1.58%) Android
5 9 (1.42%) Apple iOS
6 8 (1.27%) Unix
7 6 (0.95%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.79%) Ubuntu
9 4 (0.63%) Windows Server
10 2 (0.32%) Solaris
11 1 (0.16%) CentOS
11 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 361 (57.12%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (32.44%) TDD
3 131 (20.73%) OO
4 115 (18.20%) Continuous Integration
5 112 (17.72%) BDD
6 98 (15.51%) Scrum
7 90 (14.24%) OOP
8 80 (12.66%) Web Development
9 70 (11.08%) DevOps
10 67 (10.60%) Test Automation
11 64 (10.13%) Microservices
12 54 (8.54%) Software Engineering
13 53 (8.39%) SOLID
14 50 (7.91%) Problem-Solving
14 50 (7.91%) Responsive Web Design
15 48 (7.59%) Web Design
16 44 (6.96%) Kanban
17 38 (6.01%) Continuous Improvement
18 34 (5.38%) OWASP
19 33 (5.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 482 (76.27%) C#
2 357 (56.49%) JavaScript
3 166 (26.27%) SQL
4 92 (14.56%) Java
5 43 (6.80%) TypeScript
6 41 (6.49%) Java 8
7 32 (5.06%) T-SQL
8 26 (4.11%) PHP
8 26 (4.11%) Ruby
9 21 (3.32%) Scala
10 11 (1.74%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.27%) PL/SQL
12 7 (1.11%) Python
13 6 (0.95%) F#
14 5 (0.79%) Perl
14 5 (0.79%) VB
15 4 (0.63%) Apple Swift
15 4 (0.63%) ES6
15 4 (0.63%) PHP 7
15 4 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (3.32%) Security Cleared
2 20 (3.16%) Degree
3 12 (1.90%) SC Cleared
4 11 (1.74%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (0.95%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.47%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.32%) PMP
7 2 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.16%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.16%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.16%) MCSD
8 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (3.16%) QA
2 2 (0.32%) GxP
3 1 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (0.16%) HL7
3 1 (0.16%) WCAG
System Software
1 40 (6.33%) Docker
2 9 (1.42%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (2.53%) Kubernetes
2 10 (1.58%) Puppet
3 9 (1.42%) Ansible
4 7 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.95%) Kibana
6 3 (0.47%) Grafana
7 1 (0.16%) logstash
Vendors
1 123 (19.46%) Microsoft
2 36 (5.70%) Google
3 35 (5.54%) Oracle
4 32 (5.06%) Telerik
5 22 (3.48%) Xamarin
6 10 (1.58%) Atlassian
6 10 (1.58%) New Relic
7 8 (1.27%) Adobe
7 8 (1.27%) Sitecore
8 7 (1.11%) Tableau
9 5 (0.79%) IBM
9 5 (0.79%) Zend
10 3 (0.47%) Automation Anywhere
10 3 (0.47%) UiPath
10 3 (0.47%) webMethods
11 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.16%) Apple
12 1 (0.16%) Cisco
12 1 (0.16%) Facebook
12 1 (0.16%) YouTube