Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 85 47 58
Rank change year-on-year -38 +11 -8
Contract jobs citing MVC 309 678 628
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.66% 4.31% 3.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.14% 4.93% 4.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 209 503 501
South East median daily rate £413 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £299 £311 £313
90th Percentile £501 £538 £518
England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +8.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 7
South East median hourly rate £72.50 £35.00 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.14% -26.32% +11.76%
10th Percentile £43.25 £23.14 £41.00
90th Percentile £73.75 £50.25 £52.50
England median hourly rate £56.09 £35.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +60.26% -30.00% +25.00%

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 9,846 13,739 13,885
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 84.82% 87.28% 84.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,917 8,214 8,343
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £262 £275 £263
90th Percentile £600 £600 £577
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 439 463 421
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £26.91 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.80% +12.10% +6.67%
10th Percentile £13.05 £11.85 £11.23
90th Percentile £62.50 £52.50 £50.25
England median hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £23.14
% change year-on-year -4.26% +1.56% -3.58%

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 January 2020.

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 January 2020.

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 January 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 -17 130 £413 -2.94% 130
Hampshire -37 77 £425 -4.49% 67
Berkshire -23 75 £425 - 51
Surrey -6 55 £375 -25.00% 73
Oxfordshire +13 29 £400 +23.08% 46
Buckinghamshire -5 26 £365 -12.05% 33
East Sussex -10 23 £413 -4.35% 9
West Sussex -16 15 £438 +9.38% 18
Kent -12 8 £375 -7.41% 53
Middlesex +9 1 £475 -5.00%
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 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.

1 261 (84.47%) .NET
2 242 (78.32%) C#
3 174 (56.31%) ASP.NET
4 149 (48.22%) JavaScript
5 144 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
6 132 (42.72%) CSS
7 122 (39.48%) HTML
8 113 (36.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 111 (35.92%) SQL
9 111 (35.92%) Azure
10 106 (34.30%) SQL Server
11 90 (29.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 86 (27.83%) AngularJS
13 77 (24.92%) .NET Core
13 77 (24.92%) Scrum
14 66 (21.36%) jQuery
15 55 (17.80%) TDD
16 54 (17.48%) .NET Framework
17 53 (17.15%) Microsoft
18 48 (15.53%) Web Development
18 48 (15.53%) Test Automation
19 46 (14.89%) Git (software)
20 41 (13.27%) REST
21 40 (12.94%) HTML5
22 36 (11.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 36 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
23 33 (10.68%) BDD
24 31 (10.03%) RESTful
25 30 (9.71%) Spring
25 30 (9.71%) T-SQL

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 22 (7.12%) Umbraco
2 12 (3.88%) CMS
3 9 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (2.91%) EPiServer
4 7 (2.27%) IIS
5 5 (1.62%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.29%) Cloud Foundry
7 3 (0.97%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.65%) Apache
8 2 (0.65%) Confluence
8 2 (0.65%) nginx
8 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.32%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.32%) Immediacy CMS
9 1 (0.32%) JBoss
9 1 (0.32%) Kentico
9 1 (0.32%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (0.97%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (4.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 111 (35.92%) Azure
2 19 (6.15%) AWS
3 16 (5.18%) PaaS
4 8 (2.59%) SaaS
5 7 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (1.94%) GitHub
7 5 (1.62%) Azure Functions
7 5 (1.62%) Google Analytics
7 5 (1.62%) Serverless
8 4 (1.29%) IaaS
9 3 (0.97%) OpenShift
10 2 (0.65%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.65%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.65%) Firebase
10 2 (0.65%) GCP
10 2 (0.65%) Loggly
10 2 (0.65%) WhatsApp
11 1 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.85%) HTTP
2 3 (0.97%) Network Security
3 1 (0.32%) AMQP
3 1 (0.32%) DNS
3 1 (0.32%) Internet
3 1 (0.32%) Intranet
3 1 (0.32%) Skype
3 1 (0.32%) SSL
3 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (34.30%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.12%) Relational Database
3 15 (4.85%) Redis
4 9 (2.91%) MySQL
4 9 (2.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (2.59%) SQL Server 2016
5 8 (2.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.62%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.29%) Azure SQL Database
7 4 (1.29%) NoSQL
7 4 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.65%) Big Data
9 2 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.65%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.32%) Cosmos DB
10 1 (0.32%) Geospatial Data
Development Applications
1 46 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (6.15%) TeamCity
3 18 (5.83%) Jenkins
4 17 (5.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 17 (5.50%) Visual Studio
5 16 (5.18%) webpack
6 14 (4.53%) gulp
6 14 (4.53%) Selenium
6 14 (4.53%) SpecFlow
7 13 (4.21%) Jasmine
8 12 (3.88%) Babel
9 11 (3.56%) Visual Studio Team System
10 10 (3.24%) JIRA
11 9 (2.91%) Subversion
12 7 (2.27%) NUnit
13 6 (1.94%) Cucumber
13 6 (1.94%) JUnit
14 5 (1.62%) JMeter
15 4 (1.29%) IntelliJ
General
1 18 (5.83%) Finance
2 6 (1.94%) Public Sector
2 6 (1.94%) Retail
3 4 (1.29%) Marketing
3 4 (1.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (0.97%) Law
5 1 (0.32%) Automotive
5 1 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 280 (90.61%) Developer
2 182 (58.90%) .NET Developer
3 70 (22.65%) C# Developer
4 57 (18.45%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (12.94%) Full Stack Developer
6 34 (11.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 33 (10.68%) ASP.NET Developer
8 29 (9.39%) Senior Developer
9 21 (6.80%) Senior .NET Developer
10 18 (5.83%) Web Developer
11 14 (4.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 14 (4.53%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 14 (4.53%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (4.53%) Software Developer
12 13 (4.21%) Angular Developer
12 13 (4.21%) Scala Developer
13 11 (3.56%) JavaScript Developer
14 9 (2.91%) Azure Developer
15 8 (2.59%) React Developer
16 6 (1.94%) C# WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (84.47%) .NET
2 174 (56.31%) ASP.NET
3 132 (42.72%) CSS
4 122 (39.48%) HTML
5 113 (36.57%) ASP.NET MVC
6 90 (29.13%) ASP.NET Web API
7 86 (27.83%) AngularJS
8 77 (24.92%) .NET Core
9 66 (21.36%) jQuery
10 54 (17.48%) .NET Framework
11 41 (13.27%) REST
12 40 (12.94%) HTML5
13 36 (11.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 31 (10.03%) RESTful
15 30 (9.71%) Spring
16 28 (9.06%) Web Services
17 27 (8.74%) CSS3
17 27 (8.74%) React
18 26 (8.41%) WCF
19 25 (8.09%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (4.53%) User Experience
2 12 (3.88%) Mobile App
3 11 (3.56%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.94%) Data Structures
6 3 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.97%) N-Tier
6 3 (0.97%) W3C
7 2 (0.65%) Social Media
8 1 (0.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.32%) iPhone
8 1 (0.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.32%) NHS
8 1 (0.32%) Replication
8 1 (0.32%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 18 (5.83%) Windows
2 7 (2.27%) Android
3 6 (1.94%) Apple iOS
4 5 (1.62%) Unix
5 4 (1.29%) VMS
6 2 (0.65%) Linux
7 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (46.60%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (24.92%) Scrum
3 55 (17.80%) TDD
4 48 (15.53%) Test Automation
4 48 (15.53%) Web Development
5 36 (11.65%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (10.68%) BDD
7 29 (9.39%) Software Engineering
8 26 (8.41%) Unit Testing
9 25 (8.09%) DevOps
10 24 (7.77%) OO
11 23 (7.44%) Problem-Solving
12 21 (6.80%) OWASP
13 20 (6.47%) Kanban
14 19 (6.15%) Responsive Web Design
15 18 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
15 18 (5.83%) CRM
15 18 (5.83%) SOLID
16 17 (5.50%) Continuous Delivery
17 16 (5.18%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 242 (78.32%) C#
2 149 (48.22%) JavaScript
3 111 (35.92%) SQL
4 30 (9.71%) T-SQL
5 22 (7.12%) TypeScript
6 21 (6.80%) Java
7 19 (6.15%) Ruby
8 16 (5.18%) VB.NET
9 14 (4.53%) Scala
10 9 (2.91%) PHP
11 5 (1.62%) Java 8
11 5 (1.62%) PL/SQL
12 4 (1.29%) ES6
13 3 (0.97%) C
13 3 (0.97%) Kotlin
14 2 (0.65%) C++
14 2 (0.65%) Dart
14 2 (0.65%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (2.59%) ISTQB
1 8 (2.59%) SC Cleared
1 8 (2.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (2.27%) ISEB
3 4 (1.29%) Degree
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.32%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (8.74%) QA
2 2 (0.65%) PMO
3 1 (0.32%) HL7
3 1 (0.32%) PSD2
System Software
1 6 (1.94%) Docker
2 2 (0.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (2.27%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.65%) Docker Swarm
3 1 (0.32%) Ansible
3 1 (0.32%) Grafana
3 1 (0.32%) Kibana
3 1 (0.32%) Puppet
3 1 (0.32%) Terraform
Vendors
1 53 (17.15%) Microsoft
2 19 (6.15%) Google
3 14 (4.53%) Oracle
4 5 (1.62%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.29%) Sitecore
6 3 (0.97%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.65%) Adobe
7 2 (0.65%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.65%) Facebook
7 2 (0.65%) New Relic
7 2 (0.65%) Tealium
8 1 (0.32%) Alterian
8 1 (0.32%) Apple
8 1 (0.32%) hybris
8 1 (0.32%) OutSystems
8 1 (0.32%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.32%) webMethods
8 1 (0.32%) Zend