Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 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
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 55 49
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6 +4
Contract jobs citing MVC 54 35 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.73% 2.84% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.57% 3.53% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 27 30
Hertfordshire median daily rate £380 £338 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.59% -6.90% -3.33%
10th Percentile £305 £230 £301
90th Percentile £518 £439 £453
East of England median daily rate £400 £360 £355
% change year-on-year +11.11% +1.41% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £70.00 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year +89.19% - -

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 1,181 992 1,066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.50% 80.58% 78.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 637 520 542
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £210 £200 £250
90th Percentile £561 £575 £575
East of England median daily rate £440 £422 £413
% change year-on-year +4.27% +2.30% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 52 62
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.25 £31.50 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.24% +8.62% -0.85%
10th Percentile £10.21 £13.00 £12.63
90th Percentile £45.63 £52.88 £52.25
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £32.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year -46.56% +19.09% +10.00%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +12 22 £375 -21.05% 9
Hemel Hempstead -2 15 £385 +6.94% 4
Rickmansworth +1 6 £378 -
St Albans 0 1 £300 +150.00% 5
Hatfield -2 1 £413 +3.13%
Hertford -4 1 £325 -
Stevenage - 1 £213 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £538 - 1
MVC
East of England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 28 (51.85%) HTML
1 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 26 (48.15%) CSS
3 25 (46.30%) SQL
3 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (42.59%) C#
5 22 (40.74%) .NET
6 21 (38.89%) Java
7 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
7 19 (35.19%) Spring
7 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (35.19%) AngularJS
8 18 (33.33%) TDD
9 16 (29.63%) Linux
9 16 (29.63%) Web Services
9 16 (29.63%) JSON
10 15 (27.78%) Spring MVC
10 15 (27.78%) REST
10 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
11 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
11 13 (24.07%) Visual Studio
11 13 (24.07%) XHTML
11 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
12 12 (22.22%) Finance
12 12 (22.22%) jQuery
12 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 11 (20.37%) HTML5
13 11 (20.37%) WCF
13 11 (20.37%) Windows
13 11 (20.37%) OO

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 11 (20.37%) Apache
2 4 (7.41%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (7.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.85%) CMS
3 1 (1.85%) Confluence
3 1 (1.85%) nginx
3 1 (1.85%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.11%) HTTP
2 3 (5.56%) DNS
2 3 (5.56%) IMAP
2 3 (5.56%) Internet
2 3 (5.56%) SMTP
3 1 (1.85%) LAN
3 1 (1.85%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (24.07%) Relational Database
3 10 (18.52%) MySQL
4 6 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (9.26%) MongoDB
5 5 (9.26%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (3.70%) Redis
6 2 (3.70%) Sybase ASE
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Visual Studio
2 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.11%) NUnit
2 6 (11.11%) ReSharper
3 5 (9.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.70%) JUnit
5 2 (3.70%) Mockito
6 1 (1.85%) Grunt
6 1 (1.85%) gulp
6 1 (1.85%) IntelliJ
6 1 (1.85%) JIRA
6 1 (1.85%) Subversion
6 1 (1.85%) Vagrant
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Advertising
2 1 (1.85%) Games
2 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (98.15%) Developer
2 19 (35.19%) .NET Developer
3 17 (31.48%) Java Developer
4 16 (29.63%) C# Developer
5 15 (27.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (16.67%) Magento Developer
6 9 (16.67%) SQL Developer
7 8 (14.81%) JSP Developer
8 7 (12.96%) Full Stack Developer
8 7 (12.96%) Java Engineer
9 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
9 6 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
11 4 (7.41%) C# WCF Developer
11 4 (7.41%) Elasticsearch Developer
11 4 (7.41%) WCF Developer
12 3 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
12 3 (5.56%) Software Engineer
13 2 (3.70%) Programmer
13 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (51.85%) HTML
2 26 (48.15%) CSS
3 22 (40.74%) .NET
4 19 (35.19%) AngularJS
4 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET
4 19 (35.19%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (35.19%) Spring
5 16 (29.63%) JSON
5 16 (29.63%) Web Services
6 15 (27.78%) REST
6 15 (27.78%) Spring MVC
7 13 (24.07%) XHTML
8 12 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
8 12 (22.22%) jQuery
9 11 (20.37%) HTML5
9 11 (20.37%) WCF
10 10 (18.52%) JSP
10 10 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
11 9 (16.67%) LAMP
12 8 (14.81%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (9.26%) Tandem
2 5 (9.26%) W3C
3 4 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (29.63%) Linux
2 11 (20.37%) Windows
3 4 (7.41%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.85%) MVS
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (33.33%) TDD
3 11 (20.37%) OO
4 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 9 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 8 (14.81%) BDD
5 8 (14.81%) SOLID
6 7 (12.96%) Open Source
6 7 (12.96%) Refactoring
6 7 (12.96%) Web Development
7 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (11.11%) Web Application Development
8 5 (9.26%) API Development
8 5 (9.26%) Microservices
8 5 (9.26%) Pair Programming
8 5 (9.26%) SDLC
9 4 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.41%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (7.41%) Scrum
9 4 (7.41%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (51.85%) JavaScript
2 25 (46.30%) SQL
3 23 (42.59%) C#
4 21 (38.89%) Java
5 11 (20.37%) PHP
6 8 (14.81%) T-SQL
7 5 (9.26%) Java 8
8 2 (3.70%) Ruby
9 1 (1.85%) Groovy
9 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
1 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.81%) Zend
3 2 (3.70%) Sybase
4 1 (1.85%) New Relic
4 1 (1.85%) Xamarin