The first table below looks at the demand for MVVM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVVM over the 3 months to 18 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 Manchester 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 77 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MVVM 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.64% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £344 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £45.00
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1014 678 911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.66% 70.26% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 521 330 434
Average daily rate £350 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £457 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 44 51
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £13.38 £13.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.34 £77.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
MVVM
North West

MVVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

MVVM Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

MVVM
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

MVVM Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

MVVM
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham - 7 - -
Bolton - - - -
Wigan - - - -
MVVM
North West

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (71.43%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (64.29%) WCF
2 9 (64.29%) WPF
3 8 (57.14%) Silverlight
3 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
3 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 8 (57.14%) OO
4 7 (50.00%) OOD
4 7 (50.00%) XML
4 7 (50.00%) XSD
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
4 7 (50.00%) Scrum
4 7 (50.00%) RIA
4 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) User Stories
4 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
6 3 (21.43%) CSS3
6 3 (21.43%) HTML5
6 3 (21.43%) JSON
7 2 (14.29%) SOA
8 1 (7.14%) WSDL

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 1 (7.14%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 10 (71.43%) Web Developer
3 8 (57.14%) .NET Developer
4 7 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (50.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 7 (50.00%) .NET Web Developer
4 7 (50.00%) C# Web Developer
4 7 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
1 9 (64.29%) WCF
1 9 (64.29%) WPF
2 8 (57.14%) Silverlight
2 8 (57.14%) ASP.NET
2 8 (57.14%) Web Services
3 7 (50.00%) XML
3 7 (50.00%) XSD
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) CSS3
4 3 (21.43%) HTML5
4 3 (21.43%) JSON
5 1 (7.14%) WSDL
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) XSLT
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) RIA
1 7 (50.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) OO
2 7 (50.00%) OOD
2 7 (50.00%) Scrum
2 7 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) MVC
4 1 (7.14%) OOP
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (71.43%) C#
2 7 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 7 (50.00%) SQL
2 7 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) XAML
4 1 (7.14%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) HL7
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft