The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 30 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Contract jobs citing MVC 32 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 5.04% 4.13% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.94% 5.65% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 23 16
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£375 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £217 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £443 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +48.00%
MVC
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
461 513 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.60% 72.97% 76.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 266 279
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £533 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 28 18
Average hourly rate £33.50 £23.86 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.43% -33.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £9.50 £13.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MVC across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MVC
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVC across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

MVC Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hemel Hempstead - 14 £260 - 2
Watford +12 3 £325 +8.33% 1
Stevenage 0 2 £281 +30.81% 1
Welwyn Garden City +3 1 - - 1
St Albans - 1 £475 - 8
Borehamwood - - - - 1
Ware - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Hitchin - - - -
Hoddesdon - - - - 1
Letchworth - - - -
Potters Bar - - - -
MVC
East of England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing MVC also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MVC.

1 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
2 43 (70.49%) HTML
3 38 (62.30%) CSS
4 36 (59.02%) .NET
5 32 (52.46%) C#
6 31 (50.82%) ASP.NET
6 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (50.82%) jQuery
7 28 (45.90%) XML
8 27 (44.26%) SQL
9 24 (39.34%) ASP.NET MVC
10 23 (37.70%) Git (software)
11 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
12 20 (32.79%) Unit Testing
13 19 (31.15%) Java
14 18 (29.51%) Ant
14 18 (29.51%) JSON
14 18 (29.51%) HTML5
15 17 (27.87%) CSS3
15 17 (27.87%) JUnit
15 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
15 17 (27.87%) Web Services
16 16 (26.23%) TDD
17 15 (24.59%) Scrum
17 15 (24.59%) SOA
18 14 (22.95%) MySQL
18 14 (22.95%) .NET Framework
18 14 (22.95%) Selenium
18 14 (22.95%) REST
19 13 (21.31%) BDD

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing MVC also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MVC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (16.39%) Apache
2 9 (14.75%) Tomcat
2 9 (14.75%) MQSeries
2 9 (14.75%) CMS
2 9 (14.75%) WebSphere
2 9 (14.75%) WebLogic
2 9 (14.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 9 (14.75%) JBoss
3 2 (3.28%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (3.28%) Drupal
3 2 (3.28%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.64%) WordPress
4 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.64%) nginx
4 1 (1.64%) EPiServer CMS
4 1 (1.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.64%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) MS Office
1 2 (3.28%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) FTP
2 2 (3.28%) HTTP
2 2 (3.28%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.64%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (36.07%) SQL Server
2 14 (22.95%) MySQL
3 13 (21.31%) Relational Database
4 10 (16.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (13.11%) RDBMS
6 6 (9.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2012
7 5 (8.20%) NoSQL
7 5 (8.20%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (8.20%) DTS
8 2 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.64%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
9 1 (1.64%) DB2
9 1 (1.64%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (1.64%) Redis
9 1 (1.64%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 23 (37.70%) Git (software)
2 18 (29.51%) Ant
3 17 (27.87%) JUnit
4 14 (22.95%) Selenium
5 12 (19.67%) Subversion
6 9 (14.75%) Eclipse
6 9 (14.75%) JIRA
6 9 (14.75%) Talend Open Studio
7 8 (13.11%) Mockito
7 8 (13.11%) IntelliJ
7 8 (13.11%) Maven
8 6 (9.84%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (9.84%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (3.28%) Moq
9 2 (3.28%) Mercurial
9 2 (3.28%) ReSharper
10 1 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 1 (1.64%) MSTest
10 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
10 1 (1.64%) NUnit
General
1 13 (21.31%) Telecoms
2 12 (19.67%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) Marketing
4 2 (3.28%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (73.77%) Developer
2 17 (27.87%) .NET Developer
3 15 (24.59%) C# Developer
4 14 (22.95%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (16.39%) Java Developer
6 9 (14.75%) Software Engineer
6 9 (14.75%) Java Software Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.20%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.92%) Web Developer
8 3 (4.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (4.92%) PHP Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Software Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Java Software Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (70.49%) HTML
2 38 (62.30%) CSS
3 36 (59.02%) .NET
4 31 (50.82%) ASP.NET
4 31 (50.82%) jQuery
5 28 (45.90%) XML
6 24 (39.34%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (29.51%) HTML5
7 18 (29.51%) JSON
8 17 (27.87%) Web Services
8 17 (27.87%) CSS3
9 14 (22.95%) REST
9 14 (22.95%) .NET Framework
10 13 (21.31%) Ajax
11 12 (19.67%) SOAP
12 11 (18.03%) ADO.NET
13 10 (16.39%) Spring
13 10 (16.39%) AngularJS
14 9 (14.75%) PhoneGap
14 9 (14.75%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) Inversion of Control
1 4 (6.56%) User Experience
2 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.28%) EMV
3 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.39%) Linux
2 9 (14.75%) UNIX
3 5 (8.20%) Windows
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (32.79%) Unit Testing
3 16 (26.23%) TDD
4 15 (24.59%) Scrum
4 15 (24.59%) SOA
5 13 (21.31%) BDD
6 11 (18.03%) OOP
7 9 (14.75%) UML
7 9 (14.75%) Software Engineering
8 8 (13.11%) Waterfall
9 7 (11.48%) OO
9 7 (11.48%) E-Commerce
10 6 (9.84%) Performance Tuning
11 5 (8.20%) Performance Testing
11 5 (8.20%) Database Tuning
12 4 (6.56%) Mentoring
13 3 (4.92%) Web Development
14 2 (3.28%) Refactoring
14 2 (3.28%) Use Case
14 2 (3.28%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 45 (73.77%) JavaScript
2 32 (52.46%) C#
3 27 (44.26%) SQL
4 19 (31.15%) Java
5 10 (16.39%) T-SQL
6 9 (14.75%) Python
6 9 (14.75%) Ruby
7 7 (11.48%) VBScript
8 5 (8.20%) VB.NET
8 5 (8.20%) PHP
9 2 (3.28%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.48%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Puppet
1 1 (1.64%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
2 12 (19.67%) Oracle
3 9 (14.75%) Talend
4 3 (4.92%) Zend
5 2 (3.28%) ESRI
5 2 (3.28%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.64%) EPiServer