The table below looks at the statistics for MVVM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West 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 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 134 142 127
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -15
Contract jobs citing MVVM 7 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.22% 0.090% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Average daily rate
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£320 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £339 £368
% change year-on-year
-4.05% -7.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
- +18.51%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2441 2547 1696
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 76.59% 76.79% 71.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1589 1570 1059
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £270 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 112 62
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

MVVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MVVM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MVVM
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

MVVM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MVVM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MVVM across the South West region.

MVVM Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

MVVM
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Gloucestershire -8 3 £305 - 1
Somerset - 1 £320 - 4
Bristol - 1 - - 5
Devon - 1 - -
Dorset - - - - 4
Wiltshire - - - - 2
MVVM
England

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 8 (80.00%) WPF
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) C#
3 6 (60.00%) XAML
4 4 (40.00%) MVC
4 4 (40.00%) Silverlight
5 3 (30.00%) LINQ
5 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (30.00%) Apache Cordova
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Blend
6 2 (20.00%) DevExpress
6 2 (20.00%) MSTest
6 2 (20.00%) Java
6 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (20.00%) C++
6 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) OO
6 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Scrum
6 2 (20.00%) WinForms
6 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (10.00%) WF
7 1 (10.00%) Use Case

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Blend
1 2 (20.00%) MSTest
2 1 (10.00%) NUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (30.00%) WPF Developer
3 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) GUI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Developer
4 1 (10.00%) UX Designer
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) UI Programmer
4 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) WPF
2 7 (70.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) Silverlight
4 3 (30.00%) LINQ
4 3 (30.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) Apache Cordova
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) WinForms
5 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
6 1 (10.00%) SOAP
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) XSLT
6 1 (10.00%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (10.00%) jQuery
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) HTML5
6 1 (10.00%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (10.00%) User Experience
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) MVC
2 3 (30.00%) TDD
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) OO
4 1 (10.00%) RUP
4 1 (10.00%) DSDM
4 1 (10.00%) OOD
4 1 (10.00%) SOA
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) OOP
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Use Case
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C#
2 6 (60.00%) XAML
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
4 2 (20.00%) C++
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Infragistics