The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 27 May 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)
UK
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 55 48
Rank change year-on-year +8 -7  
Contract jobs citing MVC 1943 2020 2061
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 4.27% 3.70% 3.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.06% 4.44% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 1403 1551 1446
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £335
% change year-on-year - +4.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 12 10
Median hourly rate £44.25 £37.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.21% +37.27%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.26 £21.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £190.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.25 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +22.91% -4.00%  

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 38406 45476 43911
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.32% 83.36% 80.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 24999 30113 27711
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1023 1093 1292
Median hourly rate £33.00 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.85% +1.81%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in the UK

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC over the 3 months to 27 May 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in the UK

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in the UK

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC over the 3 months to 27 May 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for MVC in the UK

MVC
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 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
England +6 1759 £400 +3.22% 1321
London -9 718 £450 +2.85% 388
South East -7 301 £375 +3.44% 241
City of London +29 175 £451 +2.67% 76
Yorkshire +10 152 £350 -6.66% 102
South West +9 152 £360 +2.85% 113
North West +18 141 £350 +2.94% 162
Scotland +58 119 £373 +14.61% 46
West Yorkshire +29 118 £350 +4.47% 55
East of England +30 115 £375 - 135
Leeds +29 108 £350 +4.47% 35
Manchester +20 78 £350 +2.94% 94
East Midlands +7 71 £300 -3.22% 75
Hampshire +17 70 £375 +8.69% 58
West Midlands -10 68 £325 -2.98% 87
Glasgow +10 59 £350 +16.66% 17
Bristol +10 59 £375 +13.63% 41
Surrey -5 58 £350 -12.50% 38
Edinburgh +38 52 £400 +6.66% 23
Oxfordshire +36 47 £375 +7.14% 23
Essex +17 43 £400 +14.28% 24
North East +66 34 £350 - 13
Merseyside +15 34 £363 +11.53% 17
Wiltshire -5 34 £350 -4.10% 17
Berkshire -7 32 £447 +11.75% 27
Kent -3 30 £350 +6.06% 20
Leicestershire +6 29 £300 +7.14% 18
Cambridgeshire +13 26 £388 +3.33% 37
Tyne and Wear +67 25 £350 - 12
Oxford +21 25 £350 -15.15% 8

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 with a requirement for MVC.

1 2478 (67.28%) .NET
2 2322 (63.05%) C#
3 1996 (54.19%) JavaScript
4 1849 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
5 1778 (48.28%) ASP.NET
6 1632 (44.31%) HTML
7 1554 (42.19%) CSS
8 1328 (36.06%) SQL Server
9 1218 (33.07%) SQL
10 1217 (33.04%) AngularJS
11 1192 (32.36%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1111 (30.17%) TDD
13 920 (24.98%) jQuery
14 774 (21.02%) Scrum
15 770 (20.91%) ASP.NET Web API
16 710 (19.28%) HTML5
17 688 (18.68%) .NET Framework
18 686 (18.63%) Git (software)
18 686 (18.63%) Java
19 637 (17.30%) Microsoft
20 623 (16.92%) Web Services
21 570 (15.48%) Spring
22 542 (14.72%) REST
23 521 (14.15%) Web Development
24 507 (13.77%) Finance
25 506 (13.74%) Entity Framework
26 493 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
27 451 (12.25%) BDD
28 449 (12.19%) CSS3
28 449 (12.19%) Spring MVC

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 265 (7.20%) CMS
2 130 (3.53%) SharePoint
3 119 (3.23%) Confluence
4 111 (3.01%) IIS
5 110 (2.99%) Umbraco
6 86 (2.34%) Elasticsearch
7 84 (2.28%) EPiServer
7 84 (2.28%) Sitecore CMS
8 80 (2.17%) JBoss
9 70 (1.90%) Apache
10 52 (1.41%) Tomcat
11 50 (1.36%) WebSphere
12 48 (1.30%) Apache Solr
13 36 (0.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 34 (0.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 34 (0.92%) SharePoint 2013
15 33 (0.90%) WebLogic
16 23 (0.62%) NServiceBus
17 21 (0.57%) Mule
18 19 (0.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 39 (1.06%) Photoshop
2 33 (0.90%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (0.46%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (0.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (0.33%) OmniGraffle
5 9 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.081%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.081%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.081%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.081%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.054%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.027%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.027%) HipChat
8 1 (0.027%) InDesign
8 1 (0.027%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 94 (2.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 50 (1.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 21 (0.57%) Magento
4 18 (0.49%) SAP Hybris
5 13 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
7 5 (0.14%) Workday HCM
8 4 (0.11%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.081%) Oracle BPM
10 2 (0.054%) Bloomberg AIM
10 2 (0.054%) Eloqua
10 2 (0.054%) SDL Web 8
10 2 (0.054%) SimCorp Dimension
10 2 (0.054%) thinkFolio
11 1 (0.027%) Endur
11 1 (0.027%) nopCommerce
11 1 (0.027%) Oracle Cash Management
11 1 (0.027%) Sage CRM
11 1 (0.027%) Unit4 Business World
11 1 (0.027%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 439 (11.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 268 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
3 84 (2.28%) GitHub
4 45 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
5 26 (0.71%) SaaS
6 23 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (0.62%) PaaS
7 17 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 15 (0.41%) Office 365
9 14 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
10 13 (0.35%) IaaS
11 12 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 10 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
13 9 (0.24%) CloudFront
13 9 (0.24%) OpenShift
14 7 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
14 7 (0.19%) Google Analytics
15 6 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 6 (0.16%) AWS Lambda
15 6 (0.16%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 113 (3.07%) HTTP
2 42 (1.14%) Internet
3 30 (0.81%) LDAP
4 25 (0.68%) Intranet
5 18 (0.49%) SSL
6 14 (0.38%) DNS
7 11 (0.30%) TCP/IP
8 7 (0.19%) Extranet
9 5 (0.14%) AMQP
9 5 (0.14%) FTP
10 4 (0.11%) Firewall
10 4 (0.11%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.11%) Multicast
10 4 (0.11%) Network Security
10 4 (0.11%) Skype
10 4 (0.11%) Wireshark
11 3 (0.081%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.081%) LAN
11 3 (0.081%) SMTP
12 2 (0.054%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1328 (36.06%) SQL Server
2 252 (6.84%) NoSQL
3 236 (6.41%) MySQL
4 226 (6.14%) MongoDB
5 222 (6.03%) Relational Database
6 181 (4.91%) SQL Server 2008
7 165 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 120 (3.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 84 (2.28%) Oracle Database
10 81 (2.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 66 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
12 61 (1.66%) Redis
13 58 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
14 53 (1.44%) RDBMS
15 48 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
16 47 (1.28%) Big Data
17 41 (1.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 40 (1.09%) Hadoop
18 40 (1.09%) SQL Server 2016
19 30 (0.81%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 686 (18.63%) Git (software)
2 420 (11.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 283 (7.68%) Jenkins
3 283 (7.68%) Visual Studio
4 264 (7.17%) JIRA
5 208 (5.65%) JUnit
6 203 (5.51%) Subversion
7 154 (4.18%) Maven
8 140 (3.80%) Selenium
9 126 (3.42%) TeamCity
10 121 (3.29%) gulp
11 119 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
12 118 (3.20%) Cucumber
13 106 (2.88%) NUnit
14 86 (2.34%) Jasmine
15 84 (2.28%) Mockito
15 84 (2.28%) Moq
16 71 (1.93%) Grunt
17 57 (1.55%) Eclipse
18 55 (1.49%) IntelliJ
General
1 507 (13.77%) Finance
2 188 (5.10%) Banking
3 137 (3.72%) Marketing
4 115 (3.12%) Retail
5 96 (2.61%) Advertising
6 88 (2.39%) Telecoms
7 73 (1.98%) Manufacturing
8 52 (1.41%) Electronics
9 48 (1.30%) Financial Institution
10 44 (1.19%) Front Office
11 37 (1.00%) Back Office
11 37 (1.00%) Games
12 31 (0.84%) Automotive
13 28 (0.76%) Publishing
14 26 (0.71%) Investment Banking
15 11 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
16 10 (0.27%) Legal
17 7 (0.19%) Aerospace
17 7 (0.19%) Local Government
18 6 (0.16%) Czech Language
Job Titles
1 3249 (88.22%) Developer
2 1492 (40.51%) .NET Developer
3 922 (25.03%) C# Developer
4 656 (17.81%) C# .NET Developer
5 414 (11.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 409 (11.11%) Java Developer
7 383 (10.40%) ASP.NET Developer
8 302 (8.20%) Senior Developer
9 287 (7.79%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 272 (7.39%) Full Stack Developer
11 233 (6.33%) Angular Developer
12 231 (6.27%) JavaScript Developer
13 191 (5.19%) SQL Developer
14 180 (4.89%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 176 (4.78%) PHP Developer
15 176 (4.78%) Web Developer
16 168 (4.56%) Software Developer
17 149 (4.05%) Senior .NET Developer
18 124 (3.37%) Architect
19 113 (3.07%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2478 (67.28%) .NET
2 1778 (48.28%) ASP.NET
3 1632 (44.31%) HTML
4 1554 (42.19%) CSS
5 1217 (33.04%) AngularJS
6 1192 (32.36%) ASP.NET MVC
7 920 (24.98%) jQuery
8 770 (20.91%) ASP.NET Web API
9 710 (19.28%) HTML5
10 688 (18.68%) .NET Framework
11 623 (16.92%) Web Services
12 570 (15.48%) Spring
13 542 (14.72%) REST
14 506 (13.74%) Entity Framework
15 449 (12.19%) CSS3
15 449 (12.19%) Spring MVC
16 410 (11.13%) XML
17 399 (10.83%) WCF
18 391 (10.62%) RESTful
19 382 (10.37%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 338 (9.18%) Greenfield Project
2 198 (5.38%) User Experience
3 132 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
4 102 (2.77%) Mobile App
5 75 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
6 71 (1.93%) Computer Science
7 42 (1.14%) Fintech
8 39 (1.06%) N-Tier
9 38 (1.03%) Client/Server
10 36 (0.98%) Public Cloud
11 34 (0.92%) iPad
12 26 (0.71%) iPhone
13 25 (0.68%) Animation
13 25 (0.68%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 23 (0.62%) Blog
14 23 (0.62%) NHS
15 18 (0.49%) W3C
16 17 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
17 16 (0.43%) Hedge funds
18 15 (0.41%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 262 (7.11%) Linux
2 231 (6.27%) Windows
3 110 (2.99%) Unix
4 85 (2.31%) Android
4 85 (2.31%) Apple iOS
5 36 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 19 (0.52%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.14%) Solaris
7 5 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.11%) VMS
8 4 (0.11%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.081%) CentOS
9 3 (0.081%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.054%) Mac OS
10 2 (0.054%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.054%) webOS
10 2 (0.054%) Windows Phone 7
10 2 (0.054%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.027%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.027%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1849 (50.20%) Agile Software Development
2 1111 (30.17%) TDD
3 774 (21.02%) Scrum
4 521 (14.15%) Web Development
5 493 (13.39%) Continuous Integration
6 451 (12.25%) BDD
7 359 (9.75%) OO
8 356 (9.67%) Unit Testing
9 348 (9.45%) Test Automation
10 290 (7.87%) Microservices
11 285 (7.74%) E-Commerce
12 266 (7.22%) Front End Development
13 250 (6.79%) SOA
14 248 (6.73%) Software Engineering
15 230 (6.24%) DevOps
16 224 (6.08%) SOLID
17 196 (5.32%) Pair Programming
18 185 (5.02%) Responsive Web Design
19 181 (4.91%) OOP
20 174 (4.72%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2322 (63.05%) C#
2 1996 (54.19%) JavaScript
3 1218 (33.07%) SQL
4 686 (18.63%) Java
5 288 (7.82%) T-SQL
6 235 (6.38%) PHP
7 181 (4.91%) Python
8 165 (4.48%) Ruby
9 164 (4.45%) Scala
10 144 (3.91%) TypeScript
10 144 (3.91%) VB.NET
11 77 (2.09%) PL/SQL
12 67 (1.82%) VB
13 66 (1.79%) C++
14 43 (1.17%) PowerShell
15 40 (1.09%) Objective-C
16 34 (0.92%) Groovy
17 32 (0.87%) Apple Swift
18 31 (0.84%) VBA
19 29 (0.79%) ES6
Qualifications
1 145 (3.94%) Degree
2 108 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 46 (1.25%) SC Cleared
4 30 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
5 24 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (0.35%) OCPJP
7 11 (0.30%) ISTQB
8 10 (0.27%) DV Cleared
8 10 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
9 9 (0.24%) MBA
10 8 (0.22%) MCP
11 5 (0.14%) CFA
11 5 (0.14%) CTC Cleared
11 5 (0.14%) HNC
11 5 (0.14%) ISEB
11 5 (0.14%) MCTS
12 4 (0.11%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.11%) CISSP
12 4 (0.11%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.11%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (3.50%) QA
2 13 (0.35%) PCI DSS
3 10 (0.27%) WCAG
4 8 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 7 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.16%) SLA
7 4 (0.11%) FedRAMP
8 3 (0.081%) Basel III
8 3 (0.081%) FATCA
9 2 (0.054%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.027%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.027%) EMIR
10 1 (0.027%) MiFID
10 1 (0.027%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 67 (1.82%) Docker
2 19 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 7 (0.19%) HDFS
4 5 (0.14%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (0.081%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.054%) Varnish
8 1 (0.027%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.027%) NDS
8 1 (0.027%) NetIQ eDirectory
8 1 (0.027%) RACF
8 1 (0.027%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.027%) vSphere
8 1 (0.027%) Xen
8 1 (0.027%) XenApp
8 1 (0.027%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 51 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
2 37 (1.00%) Puppet
3 34 (0.92%) Ansible
4 24 (0.65%) Kubernetes
5 17 (0.46%) Kibana
6 8 (0.22%) Terraform
7 5 (0.14%) SCOrch
8 4 (0.11%) Control-M
8 4 (0.11%) Hadoop YARN
8 4 (0.11%) logstash
9 2 (0.054%) BladeLogic
9 2 (0.054%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.054%) Nagios
9 2 (0.054%) Rundeck
9 2 (0.054%) Salt
9 2 (0.054%) SCCM
10 1 (0.027%) Consul
10 1 (0.027%) Grafana
10 1 (0.027%) Marathon
10 1 (0.027%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 637 (17.30%) Microsoft
2 296 (8.04%) Oracle
3 185 (5.02%) Sitecore
4 122 (3.31%) Google
5 81 (2.20%) SAP
6 63 (1.71%) Adobe
7 58 (1.57%) Xamarin
7 58 (1.57%) Zend
8 39 (1.06%) IBM
9 35 (0.95%) hybris
10 32 (0.87%) Telerik
11 25 (0.68%) New Relic
12 19 (0.52%) ATG
12 19 (0.52%) Atlassian
12 19 (0.52%) Sencha
13 18 (0.49%) Sybase
14 14 (0.38%) Siebel
14 14 (0.38%) Twitter
15 10 (0.27%) MuleSoft
15 10 (0.27%) Red Hat
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: Up to £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: Up to £400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £330 - £370 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Rate: £525 - £550 per day + extensions
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £425.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £450 - £550 per day + 7hrs working day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £280 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ebury
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 23 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
ESA Group
Rate: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Roc Search
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Rate: £300 - £325 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Ripley, Derbyshire
Syntax Consultancy Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £320 per day 300-320/day (DOE)
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £440 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Vadis People
Rate: c£350 - £390 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
I3
Rate: £499 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £330 per day
Posted: 5 days ago