The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 24 April 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 West
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 37 29
Rank change year-on-year +12 -8  
Contract jobs citing MVC 163 142 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.19% 4.75% 5.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.51% 5.98% 6.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 114 138
Median daily rate £365 £341 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.95% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 £388 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year - +3.70%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +10.96% +10.71%  

MVC is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2169 2376 2596
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 82.31% 79.44% 79.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1426 1566 1682
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £535 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 139 99
Median hourly rate £40.50 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.14% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £23.50 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £30.35
% change year-on-year -4.00% +23.55%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in the South West

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MVC in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in the South West

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in the South West over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in the South West

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in the South West

MVC
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +11 50 £368 +5.00% 21
Wiltshire +2 43 £400 +18.51% 24
Gloucestershire +13 25 £375 - 21
Devon +2 18 £240 -26.15% 12
Somerset 0 14 £400 +24.03% 6
Dorset +11 2 £450 +12.50% 13
Cornwall -4 1 - - 4
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 West region with a requirement for MVC.

1 218 (72.67%) .NET
2 209 (69.67%) C#
3 177 (59.00%) ASP.NET
4 156 (52.00%) JavaScript
5 137 (45.67%) HTML
6 133 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
7 129 (43.00%) CSS
8 115 (38.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 111 (37.00%) SQL Server
10 100 (33.33%) AngularJS
11 93 (31.00%) SQL
12 92 (30.67%) Scrum
13 72 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 71 (23.67%) Finance
14 71 (23.67%) jQuery
15 62 (20.67%) .NET Framework
16 57 (19.00%) TDD
17 56 (18.67%) Java
18 50 (16.67%) Spring
18 50 (16.67%) HTML5
19 49 (16.33%) JSON
20 46 (15.33%) Microsoft
21 45 (15.00%) Unit Testing
21 45 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 44 (14.67%) REST
23 43 (14.33%) WCF
24 42 (14.00%) Git (software)
25 40 (13.33%) SOAP
26 39 (13.00%) XML
26 39 (13.00%) Hibernate

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 21 (7.00%) SharePoint
2 15 (5.00%) Mule
2 15 (5.00%) Mule ESB
3 9 (3.00%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (3.00%) NServiceBus
4 8 (2.67%) Apache
4 8 (2.67%) CMS
5 6 (2.00%) IIS
5 6 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (2.00%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.00%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.33%) Kentico
6 4 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.67%) Drupal
8 2 (0.67%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.67%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.33%) InDesign
2 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 34 (11.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.67%) Magento
4 1 (0.33%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 38 (12.67%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (6.00%) Amazon EC2
4 13 (4.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (1.00%) GitHub
5 3 (1.00%) OpenShift
6 2 (0.67%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.33%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.33%) SaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.33%) Internet
2 3 (1.00%) LDAP
3 1 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (37.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (10.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (7.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (6.67%) MySQL
5 12 (4.00%) Big Data
6 10 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 10 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.00%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (2.33%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.33%) Hadoop
9 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.00%) Redis
10 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.67%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.33%) Oracle OLAP
12 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 42 (14.00%) Git (software)
2 34 (11.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 26 (8.67%) Visual Studio
4 22 (7.33%) Maven
4 22 (7.33%) Selenium
5 21 (7.00%) Cucumber
5 21 (7.00%) JUnit
6 20 (6.67%) Subversion
7 19 (6.33%) Jenkins
8 13 (4.33%) Ant
9 10 (3.33%) Jasmine
9 10 (3.33%) SpecFlow
10 9 (3.00%) Eclipse
11 8 (2.67%) Apache Buildr
11 8 (2.67%) Gradle
11 8 (2.67%) jMock
11 8 (2.67%) Mercurial
12 7 (2.33%) IntelliJ
12 7 (2.33%) JMeter
13 6 (2.00%) Mockito
General
1 71 (23.67%) Finance
2 36 (12.00%) Electronics
2 36 (12.00%) Marketing
3 34 (11.33%) Manufacturing
3 34 (11.33%) Telecoms
4 12 (4.00%) Advertising
5 7 (2.33%) Banking
6 2 (0.67%) Retail
7 1 (0.33%) Back Office
7 1 (0.33%) Billing
7 1 (0.33%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.33%) Games
7 1 (0.33%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 256 (85.33%) Developer
2 154 (51.33%) .NET Developer
3 80 (26.67%) C# Developer
4 59 (19.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 45 (15.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 41 (13.67%) Java Developer
7 35 (11.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 32 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 24 (8.00%) Software Developer
10 21 (7.00%) .NET Software Developer
11 20 (6.67%) C# Software Developer
12 19 (6.33%) Architect
12 19 (6.33%) Full Stack Developer
13 18 (6.00%) Angular Developer
14 17 (5.67%) Senior Developer
15 13 (4.33%) Senior .NET Developer
16 12 (4.00%) JavaScript Developer
17 11 (3.67%) HTML Developer
18 10 (3.33%) PHP Developer
18 10 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (72.67%) .NET
2 177 (59.00%) ASP.NET
3 137 (45.67%) HTML
4 129 (43.00%) CSS
5 115 (38.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 100 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 72 (24.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 71 (23.67%) jQuery
9 62 (20.67%) .NET Framework
10 50 (16.67%) HTML5
10 50 (16.67%) Spring
11 49 (16.33%) JSON
12 45 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 44 (14.67%) REST
14 43 (14.33%) WCF
15 40 (13.33%) SOAP
16 39 (13.00%) Entity Framework
16 39 (13.00%) Hibernate
16 39 (13.00%) XML
17 37 (12.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.33%) Greenfield Project
2 17 (5.67%) User Experience
3 9 (3.00%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.33%) RIA
4 7 (2.33%) Web 2.0
5 3 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.00%) Blog
5 3 (1.00%) Cloud Native
5 3 (1.00%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.00%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.67%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.33%) CCTV
7 1 (0.33%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.33%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.33%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.33%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.33%) Social Media
7 1 (0.33%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (3.00%) Windows
2 5 (1.67%) Unix
3 3 (1.00%) Linux
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.33%) Android
5 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.33%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (44.33%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (30.67%) Scrum
3 57 (19.00%) TDD
4 45 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 36 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
6 34 (11.33%) Digital Marketing
6 34 (11.33%) Programme Management
7 27 (9.00%) BDD
8 25 (8.33%) OO
9 24 (8.00%) Software Engineering
9 24 (8.00%) Web Development
10 23 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (7.33%) Automated Testing
12 20 (6.67%) Integration Testing
12 20 (6.67%) Kanban
12 20 (6.67%) Pair Programming
13 19 (6.33%) E-Commerce
14 15 (5.00%) CRM
14 15 (5.00%) OOP
15 14 (4.67%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 209 (69.67%) C#
2 156 (52.00%) JavaScript
3 93 (31.00%) SQL
4 56 (18.67%) Java
5 18 (6.00%) PHP
6 17 (5.67%) T-SQL
6 17 (5.67%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.33%) Python
8 6 (2.00%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.00%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.00%) Ruby
9 3 (1.00%) Scala
10 2 (0.67%) C++
10 2 (0.67%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.33%) C
11 1 (0.33%) COBOL
11 1 (0.33%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.33%) SPARQL
11 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (7.00%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.67%) Degree
4 4 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.33%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (3.33%) Docker
2 3 (1.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (3.00%) Ansible
2 3 (1.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (1.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 46 (15.33%) Microsoft
2 34 (11.33%) SAP
3 28 (9.33%) Oracle
4 17 (5.67%) Sencha
5 10 (3.33%) Xamarin
6 9 (3.00%) ATG
6 9 (3.00%) Sitecore
7 6 (2.00%) Zend
8 5 (1.67%) Google
9 2 (0.67%) CA Agile Central
9 2 (0.67%) Twitter
10 1 (0.33%) Apple
10 1 (0.33%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.33%) DevExpress
10 1 (0.33%) Facebook
10 1 (0.33%) hybris
10 1 (0.33%) Kofax
10 1 (0.33%) Panasonic
10 1 (0.33%) RedGate
10 1 (0.33%) Telerik
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