Period
to 12 July 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 12 July 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
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 96 62 66
Rank change year-on-year -34 +4 -15
Contract jobs citing MVC 128 521 592
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 2.13% 3.43% 3.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 3.92% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 425 435
Median daily rate £400 £440 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £304 £338 £306
90th Percentile £500 £525 £525
England median daily rate £425 £440 £425
% change year-on-year -3.41% +3.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 15 6
Median hourly rate - £55.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.22% -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £51.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year -31.71% +13.89% +4.65%

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 5,047 13,283 14,748
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.12% 87.56% 86.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,953 7,915 8,762
Median daily rate £450 £450 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
10th Percentile £263 £275 £279
90th Percentile £623 £606 £588
England median daily rate £480 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.05% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 513 517
Median hourly rate £28.75 £31.00 £24.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.26% +25.25% +23.75%
10th Percentile £12.83 £12.00 £11.13
90th Percentile £53.84 £57.50 £52.50
Median hourly rate £31.94 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +27.76% +13.64% -12.00%

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 12 July 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
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 12 July 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 +18 66 £375 -11.76% 35
Berkshire +8 23 £393 -12.78% 15
Oxfordshire +29 22 £375 -6.25% 14
Buckinghamshire +24 21 £453 +17.57% 6
Surrey -5 19 £400 -15.79% 32
Hampshire -42 18 £463 +2.78% 28
West Sussex +26 14 £500 +5.26% 27
Kent +22 8 £308 -27.65% 14
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 12 July 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.

1 119 (92.97%) .NET
2 118 (92.19%) C#
3 75 (58.59%) JavaScript
4 74 (57.81%) ASP.NET
5 68 (53.13%) SQL Server
6 63 (49.22%) HTML
7 55 (42.97%) SQL
8 53 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (40.63%) Azure
10 47 (36.72%) .NET Framework
10 47 (36.72%) CSS
11 45 (35.16%) Microsoft
11 45 (35.16%) ASP.NET MVC
12 39 (30.47%) jQuery
13 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET Web API
14 34 (26.56%) AngularJS
14 34 (26.56%) Scrum
15 33 (25.78%) Entity Framework
16 28 (21.88%) HTML5
17 24 (18.75%) XML
18 23 (17.97%) T-SQL
18 23 (17.97%) LINQ
19 22 (17.19%) Unit Testing
20 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
20 21 (16.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 20 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
22 19 (14.84%) DevOps
22 19 (14.84%) WCF
22 19 (14.84%) Windows
22 19 (14.84%) Web Services

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 16 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 15 (11.72%) CMS
2 15 (11.72%) Umbraco
3 10 (7.81%) EPiServer
3 10 (7.81%) IIS
4 4 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (2.34%) Kentico
6 2 (1.56%) Apache
6 2 (1.56%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.56%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.78%) Drupal
7 1 (0.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 52 (40.63%) Azure
2 11 (8.59%) AWS
3 6 (4.69%) Logic Apps
4 5 (3.91%) GitHub
4 5 (3.91%) PaaS
4 5 (3.91%) Serverless
5 4 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (2.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (2.34%) Amazon S3
6 3 (2.34%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (2.34%) Azure Functions
6 3 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (2.34%) GCP
6 3 (2.34%) IaaS
6 3 (2.34%) npm
7 2 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.56%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.78%) SaaS
8 1 (0.78%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.78%) FTP
1 1 (0.78%) HTTP
1 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.78%) Intranet
1 1 (0.78%) SSL
1 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.81%) NoSQL
3 9 (7.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.25%) Big Data
4 8 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (5.47%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
6 6 (4.69%) Cosmos DB
6 6 (4.69%) Data Lake
6 6 (4.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (3.91%) MySQL
7 5 (3.91%) Redis
8 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
8 4 (3.13%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (1.56%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.56%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 21 (16.41%) Git (software)
2 20 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (8.59%) Visual Studio
4 8 (6.25%) TeamCity
4 8 (6.25%) webpack
5 7 (5.47%) Jenkins
5 7 (5.47%) JIRA
5 7 (5.47%) Octopus Deploy
6 5 (3.91%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (3.91%) Babel
6 5 (3.91%) gulp
6 5 (3.91%) NUnit
6 5 (3.91%) ReSharper
6 5 (3.91%) SpecFlow
6 5 (3.91%) StyleCop
7 4 (3.13%) Jasmine
7 4 (3.13%) Mocha
8 3 (2.34%) Grunt
9 2 (1.56%) Maven
9 2 (1.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (10.94%) Finance
2 6 (4.69%) Public Sector
3 4 (3.13%) Retail
4 2 (1.56%) Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Automotive
5 1 (0.78%) German Language
5 1 (0.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.78%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 118 (92.19%) Developer
2 64 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 29 (22.66%) C# Developer
4 20 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (14.84%) Software Developer
6 18 (14.06%) Senior Developer
7 14 (10.94%) Senior .NET Developer
8 9 (7.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 9 (7.03%) Azure Developer
9 8 (6.25%) Umbraco Developer
9 8 (6.25%) Web Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Applications Developer
10 7 (5.47%) ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (5.47%) DevOps Developer
10 7 (5.47%) Full Stack Developer
11 6 (4.69%) C# Software Developer
12 5 (3.91%) C# WCF Developer
12 5 (3.91%) WCF Developer
13 4 (3.13%) Angular Developer
13 4 (3.13%) Senior C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (92.97%) .NET
2 74 (57.81%) ASP.NET
3 63 (49.22%) HTML
4 47 (36.72%) .NET Framework
4 47 (36.72%) CSS
5 45 (35.16%) ASP.NET MVC
6 39 (30.47%) jQuery
7 37 (28.91%) ASP.NET Web API
8 34 (26.56%) AngularJS
9 33 (25.78%) Entity Framework
10 28 (21.88%) HTML5
11 24 (18.75%) XML
12 23 (17.97%) LINQ
13 21 (16.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (14.84%) WCF
14 19 (14.84%) Web Services
15 18 (14.06%) .NET Core
16 14 (10.94%) React
17 13 (10.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 13 (10.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.47%) Data Structures
3 5 (3.91%) User Experience
4 3 (2.34%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.56%) e-Learning
5 2 (1.56%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.78%) CESG
6 1 (0.78%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.78%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) FMCG
6 1 (0.78%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (14.84%) Windows
2 6 (4.69%) Windows Server
3 3 (2.34%) Android
3 3 (2.34%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.56%) VMS
5 1 (0.78%) Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Solaris
5 1 (0.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.41%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (26.56%) Scrum
3 22 (17.19%) Unit Testing
4 19 (14.84%) DevOps
5 18 (14.06%) TDD
6 17 (13.28%) OOP
6 17 (13.28%) Web Development
7 16 (12.50%) Test Automation
8 15 (11.72%) BDD
9 14 (10.94%) CRM
10 13 (10.16%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (9.38%) MVVM
11 12 (9.38%) OO
12 11 (8.59%) SOLID
13 10 (7.81%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (7.81%) SDLC
13 10 (7.81%) Software Engineering
14 9 (7.03%) Migration
14 9 (7.03%) SOA
14 9 (7.03%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 118 (92.19%) C#
2 75 (58.59%) JavaScript
3 55 (42.97%) SQL
4 23 (17.97%) T-SQL
5 10 (7.81%) TypeScript
6 9 (7.03%) XAML
7 8 (6.25%) Java
8 4 (3.13%) ES6
8 4 (3.13%) VB.NET
9 3 (2.34%) Apple Swift
9 3 (2.34%) Kotlin
9 3 (2.34%) Objective-C
9 3 (2.34%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.78%) Java 8
10 1 (0.78%) Perl
10 1 (0.78%) PHP
10 1 (0.78%) VBScript
10 1 (0.78%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (7.81%) Degree
2 6 (4.69%) MCAD
2 6 (4.69%) MCITP
2 6 (4.69%) MCPD
2 6 (4.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.69%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.34%) DV Cleared
3 3 (2.34%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.78%) AWS Certification
4 1 (0.78%) MBA
4 1 (0.78%) MCP
4 1 (0.78%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.59%) QA
System Software
1 13 (10.16%) Docker
2 2 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (9.38%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.56%) Terraform
3 1 (0.78%) Ansible
3 1 (0.78%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.78%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 45 (35.16%) Microsoft
2 14 (10.94%) Xamarin
3 5 (3.91%) Sitecore
4 3 (2.34%) Oracle
4 3 (2.34%) OutSystems
5 2 (1.56%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.56%) CheckPoint
6 1 (0.78%) Capita
6 1 (0.78%) F5
6 1 (0.78%) hybris
6 1 (0.78%) IBM
6 1 (0.78%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.78%) Telerik