Period
to 17 December 2018

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 17 December 2018 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
17 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 54 46
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 -1
Contract jobs citing MVC 757 659 647
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 4.48% 3.92% 4.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.17% 4.64% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 511 428
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -
10th Percentile £312 £310 £288
90th Percentile £538 £515 £488
England median daily rate £450 £425 £390
% change year-on-year +5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 15 15
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £23.14 £41.25 £39.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £51.00 £45.60
England median hourly rate £35.00 £47.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -26.32% +18.75% +3.23%

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 14,646 14,195 13,506
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.74% 84.49% 83.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,809 8,538 8,088
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +4.94% +2.27%
10th Percentile £277 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £569
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 484 461 565
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £23.14 £24.30
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.04% -4.77% -4.84%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.05 £50.25 £50.00
England median hourly rate £22.10 £25.00 £23.10
% change year-on-year -11.61% +8.25% +4.98%

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 2018.

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 17 December 2018. 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 0 234 £420 +5.00% 143
Hampshire +24 223 £431 +15.00% 82
Berkshire +32 139 £425 +6.25% 56
Surrey +25 120 £495 +16.47% 54
West Sussex +7 71 £400 -8.68% 24
East Sussex +2 66 £413 +21.32% 19
Buckinghamshire -8 54 £413 +13.79% 45
Oxfordshire -19 42 £350 -12.50% 42
Kent -11 41 £409 +16.79% 82
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2018, 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.

1 538 (71.07%) .NET
2 524 (69.22%) C#
3 423 (55.88%) ASP.NET
4 422 (55.75%) Agile Software Development
5 418 (55.22%) JavaScript
6 308 (40.69%) ASP.NET MVC
7 296 (39.10%) SQL Server
8 286 (37.78%) CSS
9 285 (37.65%) HTML
10 240 (31.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 237 (31.31%) AngularJS
12 232 (30.65%) Git (software)
13 231 (30.52%) SQL
14 227 (29.99%) TDD
15 187 (24.70%) .NET Framework
16 176 (23.25%) jQuery
17 172 (22.72%) REST
18 169 (22.32%) Java
19 168 (22.19%) Continuous Integration
20 156 (20.61%) Spring
21 155 (20.48%) RESTful
22 148 (19.55%) Microsoft
23 144 (19.02%) BDD
24 140 (18.49%) Scrum
25 139 (18.36%) Entity Framework
26 136 (17.97%) Web Services
27 131 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
28 122 (16.12%) HTML5
29 116 (15.32%) Jenkins
30 115 (15.19%) Greenfield Project

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 54 (7.13%) Confluence
2 43 (5.68%) CMS
3 42 (5.55%) MQSeries
4 36 (4.76%) IIS
5 30 (3.96%) Elasticsearch
6 26 (3.43%) Umbraco
7 23 (3.04%) Apache Solr
8 13 (1.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 13 (1.72%) SharePoint
9 12 (1.59%) Apache
10 11 (1.45%) EPiServer
11 8 (1.06%) WebLogic
12 7 (0.92%) Sitecore CMS
13 6 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (0.79%) Tomcat
14 5 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.66%) WordPress
15 4 (0.53%) Drupal
15 4 (0.53%) Kentico
15 4 (0.53%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (0.79%) Photoshop
2 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (0.66%) Magento
2 3 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 131 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 82 (10.83%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.91%) Serverless
4 16 (2.11%) SaaS
5 15 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
6 11 (1.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 11 (1.45%) Amazon EC2
6 11 (1.45%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 11 (1.45%) Amazon S3
6 11 (1.45%) Amazon SQS
6 11 (1.45%) CloudFront
7 7 (0.92%) Azure Functions
7 7 (0.92%) Dynamics 365
8 6 (0.79%) GitHub
8 6 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.66%) Google Analytics
9 5 (0.66%) PaaS
10 4 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.40%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 63 (8.32%) HTTP
2 16 (2.11%) Internet
3 10 (1.32%) DNS
3 10 (1.32%) IMAP
3 10 (1.32%) SMTP
4 6 (0.79%) SSL
5 4 (0.53%) Broadband
6 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.26%) AMQP
7 2 (0.26%) SMS
7 2 (0.26%) SSH
8 1 (0.13%) FTP
8 1 (0.13%) Intranet
8 1 (0.13%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.13%) MQTT
8 1 (0.13%) Network Security
8 1 (0.13%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 296 (39.10%) SQL Server
2 104 (13.74%) NoSQL
3 96 (12.68%) MongoDB
4 78 (10.30%) Relational Database
5 72 (9.51%) Apache Cassandra
6 48 (6.34%) MySQL
7 42 (5.55%) Couchbase
8 31 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
9 25 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
10 24 (3.17%) Redis
11 20 (2.64%) Azure SQL Database
12 19 (2.51%) Oracle Database
12 19 (2.51%) SQL Server 2014
13 18 (2.38%) RDBMS
13 18 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (2.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 13 (1.72%) Neo4j
15 13 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (1.45%) Cosmos DB
17 8 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 232 (30.65%) Git (software)
2 116 (15.32%) Jenkins
3 97 (12.81%) Visual Studio
4 75 (9.91%) JIRA
5 70 (9.25%) Maven
6 65 (8.59%) Subversion
7 63 (8.32%) JUnit
8 61 (8.06%) Team Foundation Server
9 51 (6.74%) Visual Studio Team System
10 40 (5.28%) TeamCity
11 30 (3.96%) Octopus Deploy
11 30 (3.96%) Selenium
12 22 (2.91%) Hudson
13 21 (2.77%) Eclipse
14 20 (2.64%) IntelliJ
14 20 (2.64%) Mercurial
15 15 (1.98%) Gradle
16 14 (1.85%) MSTest
17 12 (1.59%) Mockito
18 11 (1.45%) Checkstyle
General
1 107 (14.13%) Finance
2 42 (5.55%) Games
3 17 (2.25%) Telecoms
4 13 (1.72%) Retail
5 7 (0.92%) Marketing
6 4 (0.53%) Back Office
7 2 (0.26%) Automotive
7 2 (0.26%) Banking
7 2 (0.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.13%) Advertising
8 1 (0.13%) Billing
8 1 (0.13%) German Language
8 1 (0.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 655 (86.53%) Developer
2 347 (45.84%) .NET Developer
3 185 (24.44%) C# Developer
4 134 (17.70%) C# .NET Developer
5 108 (14.27%) Java Developer
6 104 (13.74%) ASP.NET Developer
7 85 (11.23%) Full Stack Developer
8 83 (10.96%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 72 (9.51%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 52 (6.87%) Senior Developer
11 45 (5.94%) Software Engineer
12 34 (4.49%) Angular Developer
12 34 (4.49%) Senior .NET Developer
12 34 (4.49%) SQL Developer
13 33 (4.36%) Scala Developer
14 30 (3.96%) Agile Developer
15 28 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
16 27 (3.57%) Software Developer
17 26 (3.43%) Web Developer
18 22 (2.91%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 538 (71.07%) .NET
2 423 (55.88%) ASP.NET
3 308 (40.69%) ASP.NET MVC
4 286 (37.78%) CSS
5 285 (37.65%) HTML
6 240 (31.70%) ASP.NET Web API
7 237 (31.31%) AngularJS
8 187 (24.70%) .NET Framework
9 176 (23.25%) jQuery
10 172 (22.72%) REST
11 156 (20.61%) Spring
12 155 (20.48%) RESTful
13 139 (18.36%) Entity Framework
14 136 (17.97%) Web Services
15 122 (16.12%) HTML5
16 112 (14.80%) Spring MVC
17 89 (11.76%) JSON
18 88 (11.62%) WCF
19 82 (10.83%) .NET Core
20 79 (10.44%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 115 (15.19%) Greenfield Project
2 31 (4.10%) User Experience
3 21 (2.77%) Self-Motivation
4 20 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (1.98%) Fintech
7 14 (1.85%) Algorithms
8 10 (1.32%) Mobile App
9 8 (1.06%) N-Tier
9 8 (1.06%) W3C
10 7 (0.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.53%) Life Science
12 3 (0.40%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.40%) Enterprise Cloud
13 2 (0.26%) EPoS
13 2 (0.26%) iPhone
13 2 (0.26%) NHS
13 2 (0.26%) Virtual Team
14 1 (0.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 62 (8.19%) Linux
2 58 (7.66%) Windows
3 16 (2.11%) Windows Server
4 15 (1.98%) Android
5 14 (1.85%) Unix
6 10 (1.32%) Apple iOS
7 8 (1.06%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.53%) Debian
9 2 (0.26%) CentOS
9 2 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.26%) Solaris
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (55.75%) Agile Software Development
2 227 (29.99%) TDD
3 168 (22.19%) Continuous Integration
4 144 (19.02%) BDD
5 140 (18.49%) Scrum
6 113 (14.93%) Microservices
7 107 (14.13%) OO
8 94 (12.42%) Test Automation
8 94 (12.42%) Web Development
9 85 (11.23%) Software Engineering
10 84 (11.10%) Problem-Solving
11 77 (10.17%) Kanban
12 61 (8.06%) Unit Testing
13 60 (7.93%) Open Source
14 58 (7.66%) SDLC
15 51 (6.74%) DevOps
16 49 (6.47%) OOP
16 49 (6.47%) OWASP
16 49 (6.47%) SOA
17 46 (6.08%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 524 (69.22%) C#
2 418 (55.22%) JavaScript
3 231 (30.52%) SQL
4 169 (22.32%) Java
5 89 (11.76%) Java 8
6 80 (10.57%) Scala
7 42 (5.55%) Java 9
8 37 (4.89%) Ruby
9 36 (4.76%) T-SQL
10 26 (3.43%) PHP
11 23 (3.04%) TypeScript
12 20 (2.64%) PowerShell
13 12 (1.59%) Python
14 6 (0.79%) C++
14 6 (0.79%) Kotlin
14 6 (0.79%) Shell Script
15 5 (0.66%) Objective-C
15 5 (0.66%) Perl
15 5 (0.66%) R
16 4 (0.53%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (3.83%) Degree
2 23 (3.04%) BPSS Clearance
3 13 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 10 (1.32%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.13%) PMP
5 1 (0.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.13%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.59%) QA
2 3 (0.40%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 3 (0.40%) WCAG
3 1 (0.13%) HL7
System Software
1 94 (12.42%) Docker
2 5 (0.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (3.43%) Kubernetes
2 8 (1.06%) Puppet
3 5 (0.66%) Ansible
3 5 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.40%) Grafana
4 3 (0.40%) Kibana
5 1 (0.13%) SELinux
Vendors
1 148 (19.55%) Microsoft
2 48 (6.34%) Google
3 37 (4.89%) Oracle
4 19 (2.51%) Sitecore
5 18 (2.38%) Telerik
6 16 (2.11%) Adobe
7 15 (1.98%) Xamarin
8 13 (1.72%) Rackspace
9 9 (1.19%) Tableau
10 8 (1.06%) Atlassian
10 8 (1.06%) Zend
11 5 (0.66%) Perfecto Mobile
12 4 (0.53%) Automation Anywhere
12 4 (0.53%) UiPath
13 3 (0.40%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.40%) webMethods
14 2 (0.26%) Apple
14 2 (0.26%) Ariba
14 2 (0.26%) Sybase
15 1 (0.13%) Infragistics