Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 21 November 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)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 7 24 23
Rank change year-on-year +17 -1 +9
Contract jobs citing MVC 57 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 12.95% 6.29% 5.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.81% 8.14% 7.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 6 3
Watford median daily rate £388 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.82% +4.94% +63.64%
Hertfordshire median daily rate £388 £400 £375
% change year-on-year -3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 385 221 178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 87.50% 77.27% 72.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 109 76
Watford median daily rate £425 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £225 £205 £211
90th Percentile £588 £533 £488
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 11
Watford median hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +9.62% +4.00%
10th Percentile £14.45 £12.75 £8.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £15.50 £37.50
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £18.00 £33.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -46.27% +59.50% +31.27%

MVC
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for MVC in Watford

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVC in Watford

MVC
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVC in Watford over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVC in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Watford region with a requirement for MVC.

1 33 (57.89%) Java
2 31 (54.39%) Spring
3 30 (52.63%) Finance
4 26 (45.61%) SQL
4 26 (45.61%) JSP
4 26 (45.61%) Spring MVC
5 22 (38.60%) JSON
6 18 (31.58%) HTML
7 17 (29.82%) CSS
8 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
9 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (21.05%) TDD
10 12 (21.05%) C#
10 12 (21.05%) .NET
11 11 (19.30%) Web Development
11 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
12 10 (17.54%) HTML5
12 10 (17.54%) French Language
12 10 (17.54%) PHP
12 10 (17.54%) Linux
12 10 (17.54%) OO
12 10 (17.54%) Apache
12 10 (17.54%) LAMP
12 10 (17.54%) Front End Development
13 9 (15.79%) SOLID
13 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
13 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (14.04%) WCF
14 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web API
15 7 (12.28%) Microservices

MVC
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 10 (17.54%) Apache
2 6 (10.53%) nginx
3 5 (8.77%) WebSphere
3 5 (8.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (5.26%) CMS
4 3 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.51%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (3.51%) Umbraco
6 1 (1.75%) Commerce Server
Business Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) MySQL
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.02%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.51%) Redis
6 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.75%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.26%) Grunt
3 3 (5.26%) gulp
3 3 (5.26%) IntelliJ
3 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.26%) Vagrant
3 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio Team System
4 2 (3.51%) Subversion
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) JMeter
5 1 (1.75%) jMock
5 1 (1.75%) JUnit
5 1 (1.75%) Maven
5 1 (1.75%) Selenium
General
1 30 (52.63%) Finance
2 10 (17.54%) French Language
3 4 (7.02%) Games
4 3 (5.26%) Interactive Media
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (96.49%) Developer
2 30 (52.63%) Java Developer
3 28 (49.12%) SQL Developer
4 22 (38.60%) JSP Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Magento Developer
6 6 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 6 (10.53%) C# Developer
6 6 (10.53%) Senior Developer
6 6 (10.53%) SQL Server Developer
7 5 (8.77%) C# WCF Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Full Stack Developer
7 5 (8.77%) SSIS Developer
7 5 (8.77%) SSRS Developer
7 5 (8.77%) WCF Developer
8 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
9 3 (5.26%) PHP Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior PHP Developer
9 3 (5.26%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (54.39%) Spring
2 26 (45.61%) JSP
2 26 (45.61%) Spring MVC
3 22 (38.60%) JSON
4 18 (31.58%) HTML
5 17 (29.82%) CSS
6 12 (21.05%) .NET
7 10 (17.54%) HTML5
7 10 (17.54%) LAMP
8 8 (14.04%) ASP.NET Web API
8 8 (14.04%) WCF
9 7 (12.28%) REST
10 6 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 6 (10.53%) LEMP Stack
10 6 (10.53%) Web Services
11 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
11 5 (8.77%) J2EE
11 5 (8.77%) jQuery
11 5 (8.77%) XHTML
12 4 (7.02%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (5.26%) NHS
3 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Linux
2 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.05%) TDD
3 11 (19.30%) Web Development
4 10 (17.54%) Front End Development
4 10 (17.54%) OO
5 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 9 (15.79%) SOLID
6 7 (12.28%) Kanban
6 7 (12.28%) Microservices
6 7 (12.28%) Scrum
7 6 (10.53%) OO PHP
7 6 (10.53%) Refactoring
7 6 (10.53%) SDLC
7 6 (10.53%) Web Application Development
8 5 (8.77%) Pair Programming
8 5 (8.77%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (7.02%) DNA
9 4 (7.02%) Test Automation
10 3 (5.26%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 33 (57.89%) Java
2 26 (45.61%) SQL
3 16 (28.07%) JavaScript
4 12 (21.05%) C#
5 10 (17.54%) PHP
6 3 (5.26%) Groovy
7 2 (3.51%) Python
7 2 (3.51%) Ruby
8 1 (1.75%) Perl
8 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.75%) TypeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Ansible
1 3 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.53%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.77%) Zend
3 3 (5.26%) IBM
3 3 (5.26%) New Relic
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 2 (3.51%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.75%) Sybase