Period
to 22 January 2018

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 6 months to 22 January 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 West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 29 33
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -1
Contract jobs citing MVC 270 296 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.16% 5.60% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.43% 6.92% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 240 244
South West median daily rate £363 £350 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +1.45% +2.99%
10th Percentile £306 £275 £275
90th Percentile £488 £475 £425
England median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 10
South West median hourly rate - £32.50 £44.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -26.36% -19.76%
England median hourly rate £48.75 £38.35 £38.75
% change year-on-year +27.12% -1.03% +2.65%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,197 4,275 5,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.28% 80.86% 81.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,612 2,845 3,463
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -1.32%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £255
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £434 £425
% change year-on-year +3.72% +2.09% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 168 282 255
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £37.25 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.78% -5.10% +37.72%
10th Percentile £11.79 £12.52 £13.70
90th Percentile £47.65 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% +8.70% +15.00%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing MVC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

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 6 months to 22 January 2018.

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 6 months to 22 January 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
Bristol +1 119 £364 +0.34% 36
Wiltshire +7 45 £355 +4.41% 19
Dorset +16 35 £381 +12.96% 45
Somerset -3 27 £356 +18.75% 25
Gloucestershire -6 20 £350 -9.09% 33
Devon -5 17 £300 +9.09% 17
Cornwall -6 3 - - 7
Avon - 1 £325 -
MVC
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 214 (79.26%) .NET
2 202 (74.81%) C#
3 160 (59.26%) JavaScript
4 146 (54.07%) HTML
5 141 (52.22%) ASP.NET
5 141 (52.22%) CSS
6 139 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
7 110 (40.74%) SQL Server
7 110 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
8 103 (38.15%) AngularJS
9 102 (37.78%) jQuery
10 90 (33.33%) SQL
11 75 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
12 71 (26.30%) Scrum
12 71 (26.30%) .NET Framework
13 59 (21.85%) REST
14 57 (21.11%) TDD
15 56 (20.74%) Entity Framework
16 55 (20.37%) Microsoft
17 54 (20.00%) Unit Testing
18 48 (17.78%) SOAP
19 47 (17.41%) HTML5
20 42 (15.56%) OO
21 41 (15.19%) Java
22 40 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
23 39 (14.44%) Web Services
24 38 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
25 35 (12.96%) Git (software)
26 34 (12.59%) Finance
27 33 (12.22%) Visual Studio

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 26 (9.63%) CMS
2 14 (5.19%) Umbraco
3 13 (4.81%) IIS
4 9 (3.33%) Apache
5 8 (2.96%) Elasticsearch
5 8 (2.96%) Sitecore CMS
6 7 (2.59%) Kentico
7 5 (1.85%) NServiceBus
7 5 (1.85%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (1.11%) JBoss
9 3 (1.11%) Mule ESB
9 3 (1.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.74%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 2 (0.74%) Drupal
10 2 (0.74%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.74%) Mule
11 1 (0.37%) Confluence
11 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.74%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 40 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (7.78%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (6.30%) GitHub
4 3 (1.11%) npm
4 3 (1.11%) SaaS
5 2 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.37%) IaaS
6 1 (0.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.22%) HTTP
1 6 (2.22%) Intranet
2 4 (1.48%) Internet
3 1 (0.37%) CTI
3 1 (0.37%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 27 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 26 (9.63%) NoSQL
4 22 (8.15%) MySQL
5 16 (5.93%) Relational Database
6 15 (5.56%) Oracle Database
7 14 (5.19%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (3.33%) RDBMS
9 8 (2.96%) CouchDB
9 8 (2.96%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (1.85%) Neo4j
11 5 (1.85%) Riak
11 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.11%) Ingres
12 3 (1.11%) MariaDB
13 2 (0.74%) DB2
13 2 (0.74%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 35 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 33 (12.22%) Visual Studio
3 30 (11.11%) Jenkins
4 28 (10.37%) NUnit
5 16 (5.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 15 (5.56%) Maven
7 14 (5.19%) JIRA
8 9 (3.33%) Jasmine
9 8 (2.96%) Subversion
10 7 (2.59%) Eclipse
10 7 (2.59%) JUnit
10 7 (2.59%) Moq
10 7 (2.59%) ReSharper
10 7 (2.59%) SonarQube
11 6 (2.22%) Ant
11 6 (2.22%) git-flow
11 6 (2.22%) Gradle
11 6 (2.22%) NuGet
12 5 (1.85%) Grunt
12 5 (1.85%) webpack
General
1 34 (12.59%) Finance
2 21 (7.78%) Manufacturing
3 20 (7.41%) Marketing
4 18 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 16 (5.93%) Electronics
6 3 (1.11%) Advertising
6 3 (1.11%) Back Office
6 3 (1.11%) Banking
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.37%) French Language
Job Titles
1 238 (88.15%) Developer
2 125 (46.30%) .NET Developer
3 55 (20.37%) C# Developer
4 45 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
5 32 (11.85%) C# .NET Developer
6 26 (9.63%) ASP.NET Developer
7 24 (8.89%) Java Developer
8 23 (8.52%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
9 21 (7.78%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 15 (5.56%) Senior Developer
11 14 (5.19%) Software Developer
12 12 (4.44%) Web Developer
13 10 (3.70%) Agile .NET Developer
13 10 (3.70%) Agile Developer
13 10 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 10 (3.70%) Umbraco Developer
14 8 (2.96%) .NET Software Developer
14 8 (2.96%) Agile C# Developer
14 8 (2.96%) C# Software Developer
15 7 (2.59%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (79.26%) .NET
2 146 (54.07%) HTML
3 141 (52.22%) ASP.NET
3 141 (52.22%) CSS
4 110 (40.74%) ASP.NET MVC
5 103 (38.15%) AngularJS
6 102 (37.78%) jQuery
7 75 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 71 (26.30%) .NET Framework
9 59 (21.85%) REST
10 56 (20.74%) Entity Framework
11 48 (17.78%) SOAP
12 47 (17.41%) HTML5
13 39 (14.44%) Web Services
14 33 (12.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 30 (11.11%) Spring
15 30 (11.11%) WCF
16 28 (10.37%) JSON
16 28 (10.37%) RESTful
17 23 (8.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (5.93%) Mobile App
2 10 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (2.22%) Public Cloud
4 5 (1.85%) Blog
4 5 (1.85%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.48%) User Experience
6 3 (1.11%) RIA
6 3 (1.11%) Web 2.0
7 2 (0.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.74%) N-Tier
7 2 (0.74%) Social Media
8 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.37%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.37%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.37%) SCORM
8 1 (0.37%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.56%) Windows
2 11 (4.07%) Linux
3 5 (1.85%) Unix
4 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.74%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.37%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (51.48%) Agile Software Development
2 71 (26.30%) Scrum
3 57 (21.11%) TDD
4 54 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 42 (15.56%) OO
6 38 (14.07%) Continuous Integration
7 33 (12.22%) Web Development
8 32 (11.85%) BDD
9 26 (9.63%) OOP
10 24 (8.89%) Test Automation
11 21 (7.78%) Microservices
12 19 (7.04%) OOD
13 17 (6.30%) Digital Marketing
13 17 (6.30%) Front End Development
13 17 (6.30%) Kanban
14 16 (5.93%) Business Intelligence
14 16 (5.93%) Programme Management
15 14 (5.19%) MVVM
16 13 (4.81%) DevOps
16 13 (4.81%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 202 (74.81%) C#
2 160 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 90 (33.33%) SQL
4 41 (15.19%) Java
5 17 (6.30%) Python
6 15 (5.56%) PHP
7 13 (4.81%) TypeScript
8 12 (4.44%) Ruby
8 12 (4.44%) Scala
8 12 (4.44%) T-SQL
9 7 (2.59%) Groovy
10 3 (1.11%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.11%) Korn
10 3 (1.11%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.11%) R
10 3 (1.11%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.74%) C
11 2 (0.74%) C++
11 2 (0.74%) ES6
11 2 (0.74%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (2.96%) Degree
2 5 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.11%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.74%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.48%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.37%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (4.81%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.11%) Ansible
2 2 (0.74%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.37%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 55 (20.37%) Microsoft
2 29 (10.74%) Oracle
3 16 (5.93%) SAP
4 11 (4.07%) Sitecore
5 5 (1.85%) Xamarin
6 4 (1.48%) Google
7 3 (1.11%) ATG
7 3 (1.11%) Sencha
7 3 (1.11%) Telerik
8 2 (0.74%) Adobe
8 2 (0.74%) Coverity
9 1 (0.37%) Apple
9 1 (0.37%) Capita