Period
to 17 February 2019

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 17 February 2019 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
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 45 32 54
Rank change year-on-year -13 +22 +2
Contract jobs citing MVC 49 85 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.55% 5.52% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 6.65% 4.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 60 25
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -2.10%
10th Percentile £263 £313 £263
90th Percentile £521 £552 £476
East of England median daily rate £413 £388 £350
% change year-on-year +6.45% +10.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £62.30 £62.50 £36.00
% change year-on-year -0.32% +73.61% -

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 1,122 1,278 1,070
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 81.30% 82.99% 79.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 659 637 599
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £218 £206 £213
90th Percentile £570 £575 £552
East of England median daily rate £448 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.29% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 57 57
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £27.00 £19.00 £39.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.11% -52.14% +84.65%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.98 £10.93
90th Percentile £66.81 £47.35 £53.23
East of England median hourly rate £17.85 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year -49.00% +7.69% +8.33%

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 17 February 2019.

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 17 February 2019. 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 13 £425 +9.68% 10
Rickmansworth -5 10 £390 +2.63% 2
Hatfield +6 6 £413 -
Hitchin - 3 £510 - 3
Welwyn Garden City +11 2 £538 +2.38%
Potters Bar - 2 £450 - 4
St Albans - 2 £338 - 7
Stevenage -16 1 £385 -0.65% 4
Berkhamsted - 1 - -
MVC
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, 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 33 (67.35%) HTML
2 29 (59.18%) JavaScript
3 26 (53.06%) CSS
4 22 (44.90%) .NET
5 20 (40.82%) C#
6 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET
6 18 (36.73%) HTML5
7 16 (32.65%) SQL
7 16 (32.65%) Java
7 16 (32.65%) Web Services
8 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (30.61%) Spring
9 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (26.53%) .NET Framework
10 13 (26.53%) Spring MVC
10 13 (26.53%) AngularJS
10 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
11 12 (24.49%) Visual Studio
11 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (22.45%) PHP
12 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
13 10 (20.41%) Sybase ASE
13 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
13 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
13 10 (20.41%) Sybase
13 10 (20.41%) REST
13 10 (20.41%) Entity Framework
13 10 (20.41%) jQuery
14 9 (18.37%) Zend
14 9 (18.37%) Magento

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 4 (8.16%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.08%) Apache
2 2 (4.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.04%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (18.37%) Magento
2 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.24%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.08%) Office 365
4 1 (2.04%) DigitalOcean
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.41%) SQL Server
1 10 (20.41%) Sybase ASE
2 4 (8.16%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.08%) Big Data
3 2 (4.08%) MySQL
3 2 (4.08%) Power BI
3 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.04%) Blockchain
4 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (24.49%) Visual Studio
2 9 (18.37%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
3 3 (6.12%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.08%) Grunt
4 2 (4.08%) gulp
4 2 (4.08%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.04%) JMeter
5 1 (2.04%) jMock
5 1 (2.04%) JUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
5 1 (2.04%) Subversion
5 1 (2.04%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 1 (2.04%) Advertising
2 1 (2.04%) Games
Job Titles
1 47 (95.92%) Developer
2 18 (36.73%) .NET Developer
3 15 (30.61%) Java Developer
4 9 (18.37%) Magento Developer
5 7 (14.29%) Angular Developer
6 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Developer
6 6 (12.24%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (10.20%) JSP Developer
7 5 (10.20%) SQL Developer
8 4 (8.16%) AWS Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Lead Developer
8 4 (8.16%) Senior Developer
9 3 (6.12%) Elasticsearch Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 2 (4.08%) PHP Developer
10 2 (4.08%) Senior .NET Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Azure Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Senior Java Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Senior PHP Developer
11 1 (2.04%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (67.35%) HTML
2 26 (53.06%) CSS
3 22 (44.90%) .NET
4 18 (36.73%) ASP.NET
4 18 (36.73%) HTML5
5 16 (32.65%) Web Services
6 15 (30.61%) Spring
7 14 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (26.53%) .NET Framework
8 13 (26.53%) AngularJS
8 13 (26.53%) Spring MVC
9 12 (24.49%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (20.41%) Entity Framework
10 10 (20.41%) jQuery
10 10 (20.41%) REST
11 8 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (14.29%) JSP
13 5 (10.20%) XHTML
13 5 (10.20%) XML
13 5 (10.20%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (6.12%) User Experience
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Social Media
4 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) Linux
2 4 (8.16%) Android
3 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.37%) OO
3 9 (18.37%) OO PHP
4 7 (14.29%) TDD
5 5 (10.20%) Microservices
5 5 (10.20%) Open Source
5 5 (10.20%) Scrum
5 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
6 4 (8.16%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (8.16%) Front End Development
6 4 (8.16%) SDLC
6 4 (8.16%) SOA
6 4 (8.16%) Software Engineering
6 4 (8.16%) SOLID
6 4 (8.16%) Web Development
7 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (6.12%) CRM
7 3 (6.12%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (6.12%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) JavaScript
2 20 (40.82%) C#
3 16 (32.65%) Java
3 16 (32.65%) SQL
4 11 (22.45%) PHP
5 10 (20.41%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.20%) Java 8
7 3 (6.12%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.08%) Groovy
9 1 (2.04%) Kotlin
9 1 (2.04%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (26.53%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) Sybase
3 9 (18.37%) Zend
4 5 (10.20%) Xamarin
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle
6 2 (4.08%) Facebook
6 2 (4.08%) New Relic
6 2 (4.08%) Tableau
6 2 (4.08%) Telerik
6 2 (4.08%) Twitter
7 1 (2.04%) Google