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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-Controller (MVC)
Rank 8 19 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +9
Contract jobs citing MVC 15 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 15.96% 1.90% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.06% 2.94% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 1
Average daily rate £415 £350 £245
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.57% +42.85%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £348 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £36.96
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.00%
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
68 68 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 72.34% 64.76% 83.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 30 27
Average daily rate £425 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £653
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Average hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +35.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016, 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 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) C#
2 12 (50.00%) .NET
3 11 (45.83%) HTML
3 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 11 (45.83%) E-Commerce
3 11 (45.83%) Web Development
4 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 9 (37.50%) jQuery
5 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (29.17%) MySQL
6 7 (29.17%) Front End Development
6 7 (29.17%) Entity Framework
7 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 6 (25.00%) PHP
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 6 (25.00%) Linux
7 6 (25.00%) OO
7 6 (25.00%) Apache
7 6 (25.00%) XHTML
7 6 (25.00%) LAMP
7 6 (25.00%) Zend
8 5 (20.83%) JSON
8 5 (20.83%) SQL
8 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (16.67%) Symfony
9 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration

MVC
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (25.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) MySQL
3 6 (25.00%) Relational Database
4 5 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (16.67%) CouchDB
5 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
5 4 (16.67%) NoSQL
5 4 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (16.67%) Redis
6 1 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Back Office
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (25.00%) PHP Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Team Leader
5 4 (16.67%) Development Team Leader
5 4 (16.67%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Symfony Developer
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development Team Leader
5 4 (16.67%) Web Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Magento Developer
6 2 (8.33%) PHP Magento Developer
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (4.17%) UI Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Web UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) CSS
2 11 (45.83%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 9 (37.50%) jQuery
4 8 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (29.17%) Entity Framework
6 6 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (25.00%) LAMP
6 6 (25.00%) XHTML
7 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (20.83%) JSON
8 4 (16.67%) CSS3
8 4 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
8 4 (16.67%) Laravel
8 4 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (16.67%) Memcached
8 4 (16.67%) Symfony
8 4 (16.67%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) W3C
2 2 (8.33%) Data Integration
3 1 (4.17%) RIA
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) E-Commerce
1 11 (45.83%) Web Development
2 7 (29.17%) Front End Development
3 6 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (16.67%) Refactoring
4 4 (16.67%) Release Management
4 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) OO PHP
6 2 (8.33%) Open Source
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.17%) Change Control
7 1 (4.17%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) PHP
4 5 (20.83%) SQL
5 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 2 (8.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Ansible
1 4 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Zend
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle