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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 49 40 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +15
Contract jobs citing MVC 15 24 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.02% 3.45% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 5.17% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 3
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£388 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £37.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +9.55%
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
537 464 517
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 72.27% 66.76% 79.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 226 271
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £260 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 29 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £36.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% +69.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.25 £17.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Watford - 6 - - 2
Stevenage - 2 £363 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £475 - 2
St Albans - 1 £450 - 15
MVC
East of England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 39 (82.98%) HTML
2 38 (80.85%) JavaScript
3 32 (68.09%) CSS
4 29 (61.70%) jQuery
5 25 (53.19%) .NET
6 23 (48.94%) C#
6 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET
7 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
8 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (40.43%) XML
9 19 (40.43%) HTML5
10 17 (36.17%) CSS3
11 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (34.04%) SQL
11 16 (34.04%) SOA
12 15 (31.91%) Telecoms
13 13 (27.66%) JSON
13 13 (27.66%) .NET Framework
13 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
13 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
14 12 (25.53%) Unit Testing
14 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
14 12 (25.53%) E-Commerce
14 12 (25.53%) Oracle
15 11 (23.40%) Java
15 11 (23.40%) Web Services
15 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
15 11 (23.40%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2008
16 10 (21.28%) Python

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
1 9 (19.15%) MQSeries
1 9 (19.15%) JBoss
1 9 (19.15%) WebLogic
1 9 (19.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (8.51%) Apache
2 4 (8.51%) CMS
3 2 (4.26%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (4.26%) Umbraco
3 2 (4.26%) Drupal
4 1 (2.13%) WordPress
4 1 (2.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.13%) Confluence
4 1 (2.13%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.64%) FTP
2 3 (6.38%) Internet
2 3 (6.38%) HTTP
3 1 (2.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (46.81%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (19.15%) MySQL
4 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
4 6 (12.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (10.64%) DTS
5 5 (10.64%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (6.38%) DB2
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (4.26%) MongoDB
8 1 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
8 1 (2.13%) CouchDB
8 1 (2.13%) Couchbase
8 1 (2.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.28%) JIRA
3 9 (19.15%) Selenium
3 9 (19.15%) Ant
3 9 (19.15%) JUnit
3 9 (19.15%) Talend Open Studio
4 7 (14.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (12.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (6.38%) Visual Studio
7 2 (4.26%) Subversion
8 1 (2.13%) CruiseControl
8 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (2.13%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
8 1 (2.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 15 (31.91%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.64%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Developer
2 12 (25.53%) .NET Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Software Engineer
4 9 (19.15%) Java Software Engineer
5 8 (17.02%) C# Developer
6 7 (14.89%) C# .NET Developer
7 5 (10.64%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (10.64%) Software Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (6.38%) Magento Developer
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Architect
9 2 (4.26%) Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.26%) CMS Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Developer
9 2 (4.26%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (4.26%) Lead Software Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (82.98%) HTML
2 32 (68.09%) CSS
3 29 (61.70%) jQuery
4 25 (53.19%) .NET
5 23 (48.94%) ASP.NET
6 19 (40.43%) XML
6 19 (40.43%) HTML5
7 17 (36.17%) CSS3
8 16 (34.04%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (27.66%) JSON
9 13 (27.66%) .NET Framework
9 13 (27.66%) AngularJS
10 11 (23.40%) Web Services
10 11 (23.40%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (19.15%) PhoneGap
11 9 (19.15%) Apache Camel
12 7 (14.89%) Ajax
12 7 (14.89%) ADO.NET
12 7 (14.89%) Razor View Engine
12 7 (14.89%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) User Experience
1 3 (6.38%) Open Source
2 2 (4.26%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) RIA
3 1 (2.13%) W3C
3 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Windows
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (4.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (44.68%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (34.04%) SOA
3 12 (25.53%) Unit Testing
3 12 (25.53%) Software Engineering
3 12 (25.53%) E-Commerce
4 9 (19.15%) UML
4 9 (19.15%) OOP
4 9 (19.15%) Mobile Development
5 7 (14.89%) OO
6 6 (12.77%) Performance Tuning
7 5 (10.64%) TDD
7 5 (10.64%) Database Tuning
8 4 (8.51%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.38%) OO PHP
10 2 (4.26%) Change Control
10 2 (4.26%) Logistics
10 2 (4.26%) MVVM
10 2 (4.26%) BDD
10 2 (4.26%) Functional Programming
10 2 (4.26%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (80.85%) JavaScript
2 23 (48.94%) C#
3 16 (34.04%) SQL
4 11 (23.40%) Java
5 10 (21.28%) Python
6 9 (19.15%) Ruby
6 9 (19.15%) T-SQL
7 7 (14.89%) PHP
8 5 (10.64%) VBScript
8 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (2.13%) PHP5
9 1 (2.13%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.13%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (25.53%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
3 9 (19.15%) Talend
4 6 (12.77%) Zend
5 2 (4.26%) Sitecore
5 2 (4.26%) ESRI
6 1 (2.13%) ION Trading
6 1 (2.13%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.13%) SolarWinds