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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVVM over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 147 117 113
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -4
Contract jobs citing MVVM 6 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.66% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.91% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 1
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£275 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% +7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £338 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.70% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
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
2772 2094 1670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 74.92% 72.43% 70.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1512 1077 823
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 126 83
Average hourly rate £41.00 £31.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.15% +14.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

MVVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MVVM across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the North West region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -7 4 £275 -38.88% 10
Manchester -16 2 £325 -5.45% 3
Merseyside - - - - 2
MVVM
England

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 13 (72.22%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (50.00%) REST
4 8 (44.44%) MVC
4 8 (44.44%) TDD
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) .NET
5 7 (38.89%) CSS
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
7 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
7 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 5 (27.78%) WPF
7 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (22.22%) JSON
8 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) XML
8 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 4 (22.22%) CSS3
8 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 4 (22.22%) BDD
8 4 (22.22%) HTML5
9 3 (16.67%) XHR
9 3 (16.67%) OAuth2
9 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
9 3 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
9 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (5.56%) IIS
1 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) GPRS
2 1 (5.56%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.56%) NUnit
3 1 (5.56%) Subversion
3 1 (5.56%) JIRA
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.56%) MSTest
3 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.56%) PhantomJS
3 1 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (5.56%) Ant
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) JavaScript Developer
3 6 (33.33%) Web Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
6 2 (11.11%) WPF Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (50.00%) REST
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
2 7 (38.89%) .NET
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
3 6 (33.33%) jQuery
3 6 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
4 5 (27.78%) WPF
5 4 (22.22%) HTML5
5 4 (22.22%) XML
5 4 (22.22%) JSON
5 4 (22.22%) CSS3
5 4 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (16.67%) Apache Cordova
6 3 (16.67%) OAuth2
6 3 (16.67%) Backbone.js
6 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (16.67%) XHR
7 2 (11.11%) WCF
7 2 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.56%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Windows CE
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) MVC
1 8 (44.44%) TDD
2 6 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) BDD
5 2 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (11.11%) Web Application Development
5 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 2 (11.11%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Web Development
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.56%) Market Research
6 1 (5.56%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) C#
2 12 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (16.67%) VBScript
3 3 (16.67%) VB
4 2 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 1 (5.56%) XAML
5 1 (5.56%) Ruby
5 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
1 1 (5.56%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Apple
2 1 (5.56%) Google
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter