The table below looks at the statistics for MVVM skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVVM over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 150 159 120
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -39
Contract jobs citing MVVM 1 1 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% 0.023% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.036% 0.029% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 13
Median daily rate £350 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate £371 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.07% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +14.66%
MVVM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2798 3429 2390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.31% 80.51% 75.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1765 2090 1329
Median daily rate £400 £401 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +6.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 137 109
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.16 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

MVVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing MVVM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

MVVM Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

MVVM
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

MVVM Daily Rate Trend in the North West

MVVM
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Manchester 0 1 £350 - 2
MVVM
England

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MVVM 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 North West region with a requirement for MVVM.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
3 5 (71.43%) Use Case
3 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Translating Business Requirements
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
3 5 (71.43%) C++
3 5 (71.43%) OOP
3 5 (71.43%) OO
4 3 (42.86%) Games
4 3 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
4 3 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
4 3 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 2 (28.57%) XML
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) NHS
5 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 1 (14.29%) IIS
6 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
6 1 (14.29%) Project Management
6 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (42.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# WPF Developer
2 5 (71.43%) WPF Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
3 2 (28.57%) C# Application Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Development Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) WPF
3 5 (71.43%) .NET Framework
4 3 (42.86%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (42.86%) Unity DI Container
5 2 (28.57%) JSON
5 2 (28.57%) SOAP
5 2 (28.57%) WCF
5 2 (28.57%) XML
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (14.29%) Classic ASP
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
1 5 (71.43%) OO
1 5 (71.43%) OOP
1 5 (71.43%) Translating Business Requirements
1 5 (71.43%) Unit Testing
1 5 (71.43%) Use Case
2 3 (42.86%) Dependency Injection
3 2 (28.57%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Information Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft