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 3 months to 30 March 2017 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
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 38 34
Rank change year-on-year -5 -4  
Contract jobs citing MVC 15 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 2.56% 3.01% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.29% 3.98% 6.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 20
Median daily rate £338 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -16.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £435 £604
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £338
% change year-on-year +1.44% +2.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +7.50% +14.28%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 456 528 527
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 77.68% 75.64% 75.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 283 273
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £305 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +134.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £8.50 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £36.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing MVC as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
St Albans +1 2 £120 -55.55% 8
Watford -12 1 - - 6
Hatfield - 1 £400 - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £360 - 5
Letchworth - 1 - - 2
MVC
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MVC also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for MVC.

1 28 (90.32%) .NET
2 25 (80.65%) ASP.NET
2 25 (80.65%) C#
3 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (54.84%) HTML
5 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
5 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
5 16 (51.61%) CSS
5 16 (51.61%) .NET Framework
6 15 (48.39%) Entity Framework
6 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (41.94%) WCF
9 12 (38.71%) TDD
9 12 (38.71%) SQL
10 10 (32.26%) LINQ
11 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
11 9 (29.03%) Scrum
11 9 (29.03%) Web Services
11 9 (29.03%) XML
12 8 (25.81%) XSLT
12 8 (25.81%) REST
12 8 (25.81%) jQuery
13 7 (22.58%) BDD
13 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (22.58%) OOP
13 7 (22.58%) OO
13 7 (22.58%) SOAP
13 7 (22.58%) IIS
13 7 (22.58%) SOLID

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 7 (22.58%) IIS
2 2 (6.45%) CMS
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.23%) EPiServer
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (19.35%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.45%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (6.45%) Sybase ASE
5 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (16.13%) FxCop
2 5 (16.13%) ReSharper
2 5 (16.13%) StyleCop
2 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.90%) JIRA
3 4 (12.90%) Moq
3 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
4 2 (6.45%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (3.23%) Ant
5 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
5 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.23%) JMeter
5 1 (3.23%) jMock
5 1 (3.23%) JUnit
5 1 (3.23%) Protractor
5 1 (3.23%) Selenium
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 23 (74.19%) .NET Developer
3 10 (32.26%) C# Developer
4 9 (29.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (25.81%) ASP.NET Developer
6 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 5 (16.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Senior .NET Developer
8 4 (12.90%) Senior Developer
9 3 (9.68%) C# WCF Developer
9 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
9 3 (9.68%) WCF Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Applications Developer
10 1 (3.23%) EPiServer Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Java Scala Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Senior C# Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
10 1 (3.23%) SQL Developer
10 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (90.32%) .NET
2 25 (80.65%) ASP.NET
3 20 (64.52%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (54.84%) HTML
5 16 (51.61%) .NET Framework
5 16 (51.61%) CSS
6 15 (48.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (48.39%) Entity Framework
7 13 (41.94%) WCF
8 10 (32.26%) LINQ
9 9 (29.03%) AngularJS
9 9 (29.03%) Web Services
9 9 (29.03%) XML
10 8 (25.81%) jQuery
10 8 (25.81%) REST
10 8 (25.81%) XSLT
11 7 (22.58%) SOAP
12 6 (19.35%) HTML5
12 6 (19.35%) NHibernate
12 6 (19.35%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Contactless
1 4 (12.90%) EMV
2 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) iPad
3 1 (3.23%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) TDD
3 9 (29.03%) Scrum
4 7 (22.58%) BDD
4 7 (22.58%) OO
4 7 (22.58%) OOP
4 7 (22.58%) SOLID
5 5 (16.13%) Code Coverage
5 5 (16.13%) Dependency Injection
5 5 (16.13%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.13%) Refactoring
6 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 2 (6.45%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.23%) Microservices
7 1 (3.23%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (3.23%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 25 (80.65%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) JavaScript
3 12 (38.71%) SQL
4 6 (19.35%) VBScript
5 4 (12.90%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Python
6 1 (3.23%) Scala
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Atlassian
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) Sybase
3 1 (3.23%) hybris
3 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.23%) Telerik
Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Rate: £300 - 340 per day
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