Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 27 51
Rank change year-on-year -4 +24 +21
Contract jobs citing MVC 75 81 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 4.66% 5.79% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.75% 7.04% 3.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 69 25
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £363 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -7.05% +4.00%
10th Percentile £288 £308 £265
90th Percentile £531 £478 £490
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £70.00 £62.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +12.00% +47.06% -

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 1,305 1,150 1,138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.16% 82.14% 79.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 761 570 616
Hertfordshire median daily rate £418 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.38% - +5.12%
10th Percentile £205 £212 £213
90th Percentile £569 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 67 52
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.37 £16.81 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.38% -15.98% -4.76%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.81 £11.15
90th Percentile £47.55 £44.25 £53.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -36.36% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -10 17 £400 +10.34% 8
Hemel Hempstead -9 13 £400 +6.67% 3
Rickmansworth - 13 £400 - 2
Borehamwood 0 6 £481 - 2
Welwyn Garden City - 5 £538 - 1
St Albans -3 4 £288 -11.54% 10
Hitchin - 4 £510 - 1
Hatfield +5 3 £413 +3.13%
Stevenage -13 1 £385 +6.21% 2
Berkhamsted - 1 - - 1
MVC
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 42 (56.00%) Web Services
2 40 (53.33%) SQL
3 38 (50.67%) JavaScript
4 37 (49.33%) Java
5 35 (46.67%) HTML
5 35 (46.67%) .NET
6 33 (44.00%) Spring
7 32 (42.67%) C#
8 29 (38.67%) ASP.NET
9 27 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 26 (34.67%) REST
10 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (34.67%) CSS
11 23 (30.67%) TDD
12 22 (29.33%) Spring MVC
13 20 (26.67%) HTML5
14 19 (25.33%) T-SQL
15 17 (22.67%) SOLID
15 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
16 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
17 15 (20.00%) Visual Studio
17 15 (20.00%) Refactoring
17 15 (20.00%) Spring Boot
18 14 (18.67%) JSP
19 13 (17.33%) Windows
19 13 (17.33%) Hibernate
19 13 (17.33%) WCF
19 13 (17.33%) AngularJS
20 12 (16.00%) jQuery
20 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering

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 (16.00%) Apache
2 8 (10.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.33%) Confluence
5 1 (1.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.67%) Office 365
4 1 (1.33%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.67%) Sybase ASE
3 7 (9.33%) MySQL
3 7 (9.33%) Relational Database
4 6 (8.00%) Endeca
4 6 (8.00%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.33%) Blockchain
7 1 (1.33%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 15 (20.00%) Visual Studio
2 11 (14.67%) NUnit
2 11 (14.67%) ReSharper
3 10 (13.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (9.33%) Subversion
5 6 (8.00%) Eclipse
5 6 (8.00%) Maven
6 5 (6.67%) JIRA
7 4 (5.33%) Grunt
7 4 (5.33%) gulp
7 4 (5.33%) IntelliJ
8 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
9 1 (1.33%) JMeter
9 1 (1.33%) jMock
9 1 (1.33%) JUnit
9 1 (1.33%) Selenium
9 1 (1.33%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 2 (2.67%) Retail
3 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 73 (97.33%) Developer
2 32 (42.67%) Java Developer
3 28 (37.33%) .NET Developer
4 20 (26.67%) C# Developer
5 18 (24.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 13 (17.33%) ASP.NET Developer
6 13 (17.33%) SQL Developer
7 12 (16.00%) JSP Developer
8 11 (14.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 10 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
10 7 (9.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 6 (8.00%) Magento Developer
11 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
12 5 (6.67%) Angular Developer
13 4 (5.33%) C# WCF Developer
13 4 (5.33%) WCF Developer
14 3 (4.00%) AWS Developer
14 3 (4.00%) Azure Developer
14 3 (4.00%) Senior C# .NET Developer
14 3 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (56.00%) Web Services
2 35 (46.67%) .NET
2 35 (46.67%) HTML
3 33 (44.00%) Spring
4 29 (38.67%) ASP.NET
5 27 (36.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (34.67%) CSS
6 26 (34.67%) REST
7 22 (29.33%) Spring MVC
8 20 (26.67%) HTML5
9 15 (20.00%) Spring Boot
10 14 (18.67%) JSP
11 13 (17.33%) AngularJS
11 13 (17.33%) Hibernate
11 13 (17.33%) WCF
12 12 (16.00%) jQuery
13 11 (14.67%) SOAP
13 11 (14.67%) Velocity
14 9 (12.00%) .NET Framework
14 9 (12.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (2.67%) Social Media
3 1 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.33%) Digital Media
3 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (17.33%) Windows
2 9 (12.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.33%) Android
3 1 (1.33%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (30.67%) TDD
3 17 (22.67%) SOLID
4 15 (20.00%) Refactoring
5 12 (16.00%) Software Engineering
6 9 (12.00%) Microservices
6 9 (12.00%) Open Source
6 9 (12.00%) Scrum
6 9 (12.00%) Web Development
7 8 (10.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 8 (10.67%) E-Commerce
7 8 (10.67%) OO
8 7 (9.33%) Asynchronous Programming
8 7 (9.33%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (8.00%) Multithreading
9 6 (8.00%) OO PHP
9 6 (8.00%) SOA
10 5 (6.67%) Front End Development
10 5 (6.67%) Test Automation
11 4 (5.33%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (53.33%) SQL
2 38 (50.67%) JavaScript
3 37 (49.33%) Java
4 32 (42.67%) C#
5 19 (25.33%) T-SQL
6 11 (14.67%) PHP
7 8 (10.67%) Java 8
8 3 (4.00%) Groovy
9 2 (2.67%) C
10 1 (1.33%) Kotlin
10 1 (1.33%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.33%) Python
10 1 (1.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.33%) QA
Vendors
1 16 (21.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.67%) Sybase
3 6 (8.00%) Zend
4 4 (5.33%) New Relic
5 2 (2.67%) Facebook
5 2 (2.67%) Oracle
5 2 (2.67%) Twitter
5 2 (2.67%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.33%) Google