The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Hertfordshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 48 54 43
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -11
Contract jobs citing MVC 22 9 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.80% 1.39% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.94% 1.79% 4.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 24
Average daily rate £407 £388 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.90% +19.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £224 £358 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £398 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.75 £32.00 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+14.84% +34.03%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
558 503 645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 70.99% 77.50% 68.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 289 268 308
Average daily rate £413 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £261 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 15 59
Average hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.15 £36.15 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
MVC
East of England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City -7 4 £420 - 1
Stevenage -8 3 £215 -38.57% 1
Watford - 2 £300 - 13
Hertford - 1 £280 - 2
Hitchin - - - - 1
Hoddesdon - - - -
Letchworth - - - - 2
Royston - - - -
St Albans - - - - 2
Ware - - - -
Bishop's Stortford - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 2
MVC
East of England

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (78.00%) HTML
2 31 (62.00%) C#
2 31 (62.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (62.00%) CSS
3 28 (56.00%) .NET
4 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
5 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
5 23 (46.00%) HTML5
6 21 (42.00%) CSS3
7 19 (38.00%) Web Services
7 19 (38.00%) XML
7 19 (38.00%) TDD
8 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (36.00%) OO
9 17 (34.00%) jQuery
10 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
10 16 (32.00%) Ajax
10 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (30.00%) SQL
12 14 (28.00%) Windows
12 14 (28.00%) Unit Testing
13 13 (26.00%) XSLT
14 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 10 (20.00%) BDD
15 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
15 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
15 10 (20.00%) SOAP
16 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
16 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
16 9 (18.00%) Microsoft

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 (18.00%) CMS
1 9 (18.00%) Node.js
2 4 (8.00%) Apache
2 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Office
2 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (4.00%) Mingle
4 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (6.00%) Internet
3 1 (2.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (36.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (12.00%) RavenDB
3 6 (12.00%) Neo4j
3 6 (12.00%) MySQL
4 3 (6.00%) RDBMS
4 3 (6.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.00%) DB2
6 1 (2.00%) DTS
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.00%) Visual Studio
2 7 (14.00%) NUnit
3 6 (12.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (8.00%) MSTest
4 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (8.00%) Jasmine
4 4 (8.00%) Subversion
4 4 (8.00%) Eclipse
4 4 (8.00%) Ant
5 3 (6.00%) JUnit
5 3 (6.00%) IntelliJ
5 3 (6.00%) Selenium
5 3 (6.00%) Maven
5 3 (6.00%) Mockito
6 1 (2.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 9 (18.00%) Marketing
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
3 4 (8.00%) Legal
4 3 (6.00%) Retail
5 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 43 (86.00%) Developer
2 13 (26.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (22.00%) C# Developer
4 9 (18.00%) UI Developer
4 9 (18.00%) UI Programmer
5 7 (14.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Senior Developer
7 4 (8.00%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (8.00%) JavaScript Developer
7 4 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (6.00%) Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Java Developer
9 2 (4.00%) User Experience Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Silverlight Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Portal Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Technical Leader
9 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
9 2 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (78.00%) HTML
2 31 (62.00%) CSS
3 28 (56.00%) .NET
4 26 (52.00%) ASP.NET
5 23 (46.00%) HTML5
6 21 (42.00%) CSS3
7 19 (38.00%) Web Services
7 19 (38.00%) XML
8 17 (34.00%) jQuery
9 16 (32.00%) Ajax
9 16 (32.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (26.00%) XSLT
11 11 (22.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 10 (20.00%) .NET Framework
12 10 (20.00%) SOAP
13 8 (16.00%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (14.00%) RESTful
15 6 (12.00%) RabbitMQ
15 6 (12.00%) Zepto.js
15 6 (12.00%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) W3C
2 1 (2.00%) RIA
2 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.00%) Windows
2 8 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (8.00%) CentOS
3 4 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.00%) TDD
2 18 (36.00%) OO
3 16 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (28.00%) Unit Testing
5 10 (20.00%) BDD
6 9 (18.00%) E-Commerce
6 9 (18.00%) Web Development
7 6 (12.00%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (12.00%) Memory Management
7 6 (12.00%) CQRS
7 6 (12.00%) Scrum
8 5 (10.00%) SOA
8 5 (10.00%) SEO
8 5 (10.00%) Progressive Enhancement
9 4 (8.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (8.00%) Web Accessibility
9 4 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (8.00%) Web Design
9 4 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
10 3 (6.00%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (62.00%) C#
1 31 (62.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.00%) SQL
3 9 (18.00%) T-SQL
4 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
5 5 (10.00%) VB.NET
6 4 (8.00%) XPath
6 4 (8.00%) Java
6 4 (8.00%) VBScript
7 3 (6.00%) C
8 2 (4.00%) VB6
8 2 (4.00%) VB
8 2 (4.00%) PHP
9 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) MCSD
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
2 1 (2.00%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) Section 508
1 4 (8.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.00%) Yahoo!
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle
4 4 (8.00%) hybris
4 4 (8.00%) Stellent
4 4 (8.00%) Endeca
4 4 (8.00%) Interwoven
4 4 (8.00%) Apple
Hertfordshire
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 hours ago
Letchworth Garden City
Recruitment Genius
Rate: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 9 days ago