The table below looks at the statistics for MVC skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVC over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 18 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Contract jobs citing MVC 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 2.86% 1.39% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.55% 1.69% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.30% +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
Hertfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
66 118 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 62.86% 81.94% 84.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 34 39
Average daily rate £375 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £285 £291
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £653 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 1
Average hourly rate £19.25 £18.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% +68.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

MVC
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

MVC Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

MVC
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

MVC Daily Rate Trend in Watford

MVC
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

MVC Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

MVC
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 3 (37.50%) Symfony
3 3 (37.50%) Zend
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) Yii
3 3 (37.50%) Laravel
4 2 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Drupal
4 2 (25.00%) PHP5
4 2 (25.00%) Subversion
4 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
4 2 (25.00%) CMS
4 2 (25.00%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
5 1 (12.50%) nginx
5 1 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (12.50%) Degree

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 2 (25.00%) CMS
1 2 (25.00%) Drupal
2 1 (12.50%) nginx
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (12.50%) CouchDB
2 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (12.50%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# Developer
2 5 (62.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Drupal Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
4 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
1 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) Symfony
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Yii
3 3 (37.50%) Laravel
4 2 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
4 2 (25.00%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) Memcached
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Zend