Period
to 19 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for MVC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVC over the 6 months to 19 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Model-View-Controller (MVC)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 41 54
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 +14
Contract jobs citing MVC 70 53 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.46% 4.17% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.49% 5.16% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 33 25
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.59% -2.67% -
10th Percentile £293 £277 £305
90th Percentile £538 £450 £490
East of England median daily rate £400 £373 £375
% change year-on-year +7.38% -0.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £70.00 £41.50 -
% change year-on-year +68.67% - -

MVC is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,276 1,027 1,109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.22% 80.87% 78.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 722 522 593
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +3.23%
10th Percentile £208 £213 £250
90th Percentile £568 £588 £550
East of England median daily rate £433 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +1.86% +3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 67 47
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £18.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.78% -40.00% +43.30%
10th Percentile £11.07 £11.38 £9.23
90th Percentile £46.25 £52.50 £53.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £30.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year -41.67% +29.03% +3.33%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing MVC as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Hertfordshire

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Hertfordshire

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 19 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Hertfordshire

MVC
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVC in Hertfordshire

MVC
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVC within the Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +2 22 £390 -8.24% 7
Hemel Hempstead -4 18 £400 +6.67% 4
Rickmansworth - 9 £363 - 2
Borehamwood +1 5 £481 - 2
St Albans +1 4 £288 - 9
Welwyn Garden City - 4 £476 -
Stevenage - 1 £213 - 2
MVC
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MVC.

1 40 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 37 (52.86%) SQL
3 35 (50.00%) Java
4 32 (45.71%) Spring
5 31 (44.29%) HTML
6 30 (42.86%) C#
7 29 (41.43%) .NET
7 29 (41.43%) Web Services
8 28 (40.00%) CSS
9 27 (38.57%) TDD
10 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
11 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET
11 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC
12 23 (32.86%) REST
12 23 (32.86%) AngularJS
13 22 (31.43%) Spring MVC
14 19 (27.14%) JSON
15 18 (25.71%) HTML5
16 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
17 16 (22.86%) SOLID
18 15 (21.43%) T-SQL
19 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
19 14 (20.00%) Finance
19 14 (20.00%) JSP
19 14 (20.00%) Linux
19 14 (20.00%) Refactoring
20 13 (18.57%) WCF
20 13 (18.57%) jQuery
20 13 (18.57%) RESTful
20 13 (18.57%) Windows

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (17.14%) Apache
2 6 (8.57%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.71%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.43%) Confluence
4 1 (1.43%) nginx
Business Applications
1 8 (11.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) HTTP
2 1 (1.43%) LAN
2 1 (1.43%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.71%) MySQL
3 9 (12.86%) Relational Database
4 7 (10.00%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (5.71%) Endeca
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (4.29%) Sybase ASE
8 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (18.57%) Visual Studio
2 11 (15.71%) NUnit
2 11 (15.71%) ReSharper
3 6 (8.57%) Jenkins
4 5 (7.14%) Git (software)
5 4 (5.71%) Eclipse
5 4 (5.71%) Maven
5 4 (5.71%) Subversion
6 3 (4.29%) Grunt
6 3 (4.29%) gulp
6 3 (4.29%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.86%) JUnit
7 2 (2.86%) Mockito
8 1 (1.43%) JIRA
8 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 69 (98.57%) Developer
2 30 (42.86%) Java Developer
3 26 (37.14%) .NET Developer
4 24 (34.29%) C# Developer
5 22 (31.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (21.43%) SQL Developer
7 12 (17.14%) JSP Developer
8 11 (15.71%) ASP.NET Developer
8 11 (15.71%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 8 (11.43%) Magento Developer
10 7 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 7 (10.00%) Java Engineer
11 6 (8.57%) Senior Developer
12 5 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
13 4 (5.71%) C# WCF Developer
13 4 (5.71%) Elasticsearch Developer
13 4 (5.71%) WCF Developer
14 3 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
14 3 (4.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 3 (4.29%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (45.71%) Spring
2 31 (44.29%) HTML
3 29 (41.43%) .NET
3 29 (41.43%) Web Services
4 28 (40.00%) CSS
5 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET
5 24 (34.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (32.86%) AngularJS
6 23 (32.86%) REST
7 22 (31.43%) Spring MVC
8 19 (27.14%) JSON
9 18 (25.71%) HTML5
10 14 (20.00%) JSP
11 13 (18.57%) Hibernate
11 13 (18.57%) jQuery
11 13 (18.57%) RESTful
11 13 (18.57%) SOAP
11 13 (18.57%) WCF
11 13 (18.57%) XHTML
12 12 (17.14%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (7.14%) Tandem
3 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.00%) Linux
2 13 (18.57%) Windows
3 1 (1.43%) MVS
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (38.57%) TDD
2 25 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (22.86%) SOLID
4 14 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 12 (17.14%) OO
6 10 (14.29%) BDD
6 10 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 10 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 10 (14.29%) Web Development
7 9 (12.86%) Open Source
8 8 (11.43%) Microservices
8 8 (11.43%) OO PHP
8 8 (11.43%) Software Engineering
8 8 (11.43%) Web Application Development
9 7 (10.00%) Asynchronous Programming
10 6 (8.57%) Multithreading
10 6 (8.57%) Scrum
11 5 (7.14%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (7.14%) Kanban
11 5 (7.14%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 40 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 37 (52.86%) SQL
3 35 (50.00%) Java
4 30 (42.86%) C#
5 15 (21.43%) T-SQL
6 12 (17.14%) PHP
7 7 (10.00%) Java 8
8 2 (2.86%) C
8 2 (2.86%) Groovy
9 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.43%) Zend
3 3 (4.29%) New Relic
3 3 (4.29%) Sybase
4 1 (1.43%) Xamarin