The first table below looks at the demand for MVVM skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVVM over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the City of London region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 181 158 176
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Contract jobs citing MVVM 34 47 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.51% 0.74% 0.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.99% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 46 44
Average daily rate £550 £500 £563
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £491
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £600 £643
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-7.48% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -25.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5041 4725 5880
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 76.08% 74.88% 72.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3685 3616 4145
Average daily rate £450 £450 £454
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 52 93
Average hourly rate £25.00 £135.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-81.48% +440.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.52 £16.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £135.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
MVVM
London

MVVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MVVM across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MVVM Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

MVVM
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MVVM across the City of London region.

MVVM Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

MVVM
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVVM across the City of London region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

MVVM Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MVVM also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MVVM.

1 65 (90.28%) C#
2 60 (83.33%) WPF
3 54 (75.00%) .NET
4 38 (52.78%) Multithreading
5 35 (48.61%) WCF
6 31 (43.06%) SQL Server
7 28 (38.89%) HTML
7 28 (38.89%) MVC
8 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
9 26 (36.11%) CSS
9 26 (36.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
11 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET
12 22 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (27.78%) MSMQ
13 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
14 19 (26.39%) MSBuild
14 19 (26.39%) SQL
14 19 (26.39%) NUnit
14 19 (26.39%) Banking
15 15 (20.83%) TDD
16 11 (15.28%) Investment Banking
16 11 (15.28%) Finance
17 10 (13.89%) Oracle
18 9 (12.50%) XAML
18 9 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
19 8 (11.11%) Front Office
19 8 (11.11%) Java
19 8 (11.11%) LINQ

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing MVVM also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited MVVM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.39%) Node.js
1 1 (1.39%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.39%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.78%) HTTP
3 1 (1.39%) SNMP
3 1 (1.39%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (43.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (6.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.78%) OLAP
5 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.39%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.39%) RavenDB
5 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.39%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 19 (26.39%) MSBuild
1 19 (26.39%) NUnit
2 3 (4.17%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (1.39%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.39%) QUnit
3 1 (1.39%) Jasmine
3 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.39%) Moq
3 1 (1.39%) Mocha
3 1 (1.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (26.39%) Banking
2 11 (15.28%) Investment Banking
2 11 (15.28%) Finance
3 8 (11.11%) Front Office
4 3 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.39%) Back Office
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 63 (87.50%) Developer
2 23 (31.94%) C# Developer
3 14 (19.44%) WPF Developer
4 12 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 11 (15.28%) Software Developer
6 8 (11.11%) Web Developer
7 7 (9.72%) Senior Developer
8 6 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
9 5 (6.94%) Applications Developer
10 4 (5.56%) C# Application Developer
10 4 (5.56%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Java Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Silverlight Developer
12 2 (2.78%) Analyst
12 2 (2.78%) UI Developer
12 2 (2.78%) Analyst Developer
12 2 (2.78%) .NET Applications Developer
12 2 (2.78%) UI Programmer
13 1 (1.39%) Windows 8 Developer
13 1 (1.39%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (83.33%) WPF
2 54 (75.00%) .NET
3 35 (48.61%) WCF
4 28 (38.89%) HTML
5 26 (36.11%) CSS
6 23 (31.94%) ASP.NET
7 20 (27.78%) MSMQ
7 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
9 8 (11.11%) LINQ
9 8 (11.11%) HTML5
10 7 (9.72%) jQuery
10 7 (9.72%) .NET Framework
11 6 (8.33%) Web Services
11 6 (8.33%) Silverlight
11 6 (8.33%) JSON
11 6 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (8.33%) REST
11 6 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 26 (36.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 5 (6.94%) Derivative
3 4 (5.56%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.56%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.17%) Equity Derivative
4 3 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.17%) Pharmacovigilance
5 2 (2.78%) Fixed Income
6 1 (1.39%) Animation
6 1 (1.39%) Equities
6 1 (1.39%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.39%) Index Arbitrage
6 1 (1.39%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (4.17%) Windows Phone
3 2 (2.78%) Windows Phone 8
3 2 (2.78%) Android
3 2 (2.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.39%) Windows Phone 7
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.39%) Mac OS
4 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.39%) UNIX
4 1 (1.39%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.78%) Multithreading
2 28 (38.89%) MVC
3 25 (34.72%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (30.56%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (20.83%) TDD
6 5 (6.94%) Dependency Injection
6 5 (6.94%) Waterfall
6 5 (6.94%) OO
7 4 (5.56%) Scrum
7 4 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.17%) Low Latency
8 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 3 (4.17%) SOA
9 2 (2.78%) Web Development
9 2 (2.78%) Mobile Application Development
9 2 (2.78%) BDD
10 1 (1.39%) Progressive Enhancement
10 1 (1.39%) Analytics
10 1 (1.39%) Android Development
10 1 (1.39%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (90.28%) C#
2 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 19 (26.39%) SQL
4 9 (12.50%) XAML
5 8 (11.11%) Java
6 2 (2.78%) VBA
6 2 (2.78%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.39%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.39%) VB6
7 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.39%) Python
7 1 (1.39%) VB
7 1 (1.39%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.39%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (13.89%) Oracle
2 4 (5.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) Sybase
4 2 (2.78%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.39%) Tableau
5 1 (1.39%) Infragistics
5 1 (1.39%) TIBCO
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