The first table below looks at the demand for MVVM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVVM over the 3 months to 17 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 Scotland 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 119 106 111
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing MVVM 9 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.34% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.47% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Average daily rate £394 £475 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% +58.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.19% +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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1916 1651 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.17% 71.01% 66.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 852 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
MVVM
UK

MVVM
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

MVVM Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

MVVM
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

MVVM Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

MVVM
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 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
Glasgow +18 9 £394 -17.10% 3
Aberdeen - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - -
MVVM
UK

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) WPF
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
3 9 (69.23%) XAML
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
5 7 (53.85%) Adobe
5 7 (53.85%) OOP
6 5 (38.46%) OO
6 5 (38.46%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) Web Services
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Blend
9 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (15.38%) WCF
9 2 (15.38%) SQL
9 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
9 2 (15.38%) TDD
9 2 (15.38%) Scrum
10 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (7.69%) WinForms
10 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
10 1 (7.69%) NUnit
10 1 (7.69%) Banking
10 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
10 1 (7.69%) Animation
10 1 (7.69%) Front Office
10 1 (7.69%) LINQ
10 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
10 1 (7.69%) UNIX
10 1 (7.69%) Windows

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) KDB
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (7.69%) NUnit
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 10 (76.92%) WPF Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Front Office Developer
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) WPF
2 11 (84.62%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) Web Services
4 2 (15.38%) WCF
5 1 (7.69%) LINQ
5 1 (7.69%) Caliburn.Micro
5 1 (7.69%) Flash
5 1 (7.69%) WinForms
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Animation
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) OOP
2 5 (38.46%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) XAML
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) Perl
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Adobe