The table below looks at the statistics for MVVM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVVM over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 442 416 332
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -84
Contract jobs citing MVVM 190 202 282
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.36% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.47% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 127 211
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £580 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £356
% change year-on-year
- -1.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Average hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.00 £37.50 -
% change year-on-year
+14.66% -

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
46277 43014 40015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.09% 76.08% 74.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 30167 26709 24575
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1257 1173 1116
Average hourly rate £31.44 £25.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.76% -15.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.17 £50.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

MVVM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MVVM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MVVM
Daily Rate Trend

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

MVVM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MVVM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVVM within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

MVVM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

MVVM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MVVM within the UK.

MVVM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MVVM
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the UK over the 3 months to 2 September 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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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
England -7 185 £425 +6.25% 120
London +18 116 £500 +4.43% 39
City of London +12 32 £600 +14.28% 9
East of England -3 17 £344 -11.29% 5
South West +13 16 £375 - 17
South East -20 16 £363 -9.37% 31
Gloucestershire - 11 £375 - 4
Cambridgeshire +5 9 £338 -10.00% 1
Surrey -2 8 £399 -6.11% 3
Yorkshire -34 7 £313 +4.16% 9
East Midlands -9 6 £419 +30.35% 3
Nottingham -11 6 £419 +30.35% 2
Nottinghamshire -14 6 £419 +30.35% 2
South Yorkshire - 6 £325 -
Sheffield - 6 £325 -
Glasgow -2 5 £310 -27.05% 3
Scotland -16 5 £310 -27.05% 5
Essex -1 4 £360 -10.00%
Suffolk -5 4 £366 +1.03%
North East -26 4 £306 -
Wiltshire - 4 £275 - 5
Kent - 4 £338 - 13
Durham - 3 £325 -
Cambridge - 3 £338 - 1
Tewkesbury - 3 £375 - 1
Chippenham - 3 £275 - 3
Hampshire +6 2 £350 - 5
Bury St Edmunds -10 2 £350 -
Portsmouth - 2 £350 - 2
Maidstone - 2 - -

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 287 (82.47%) C#
2 243 (69.83%) WPF
3 220 (63.22%) .NET
4 163 (46.84%) SQL Server
5 132 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
6 130 (37.36%) WCF
7 108 (31.03%) SQL
8 97 (27.87%) TDD
9 89 (25.57%) HTML
10 86 (24.71%) MVC
11 83 (23.85%) JavaScript
12 81 (23.28%) .NET Framework
13 79 (22.70%) Finance
14 69 (19.83%) CSS
15 68 (19.54%) Microsoft
16 63 (18.10%) Front Office
17 62 (17.82%) ASP.NET
18 61 (17.53%) OO
19 59 (16.95%) jQuery
20 57 (16.38%) AngularJS
21 56 (16.09%) Unit Testing
21 56 (16.09%) Banking
21 56 (16.09%) Windows
22 52 (14.94%) Multithreading
22 52 (14.94%) Entity Framework
23 47 (13.51%) Scrum
24 43 (12.36%) Java
25 42 (12.07%) Software Engineering
25 42 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
25 42 (12.07%) HTML5

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 14 (4.02%) CMS
2 12 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.01%) IIS
4 5 (1.44%) Node.js
5 4 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.86%) MTS
6 3 (0.86%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.29%) Sitefinity
7 1 (0.29%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.29%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.29%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (0.29%) WordPress
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 29 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.01%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.86%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) MS Office
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.72%) SaaS
2 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.15%) PaaS
4 2 (0.57%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.57%) IaaS
4 2 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.29%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.31%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.01%) HTTP
3 3 (0.86%) Internet
4 1 (0.29%) DSL
4 1 (0.29%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.29%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (46.84%) SQL Server
2 42 (12.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (4.31%) Oracle Database
4 14 (4.02%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (2.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (2.59%) Oracle Database 10g
6 9 (2.59%) MongoDB
6 9 (2.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 8 (2.30%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.01%) Big Data
9 5 (1.44%) NoSQL
9 5 (1.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.44%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.15%) Redis
11 3 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
11 3 (0.86%) MS Access
11 3 (0.86%) SQLite
12 2 (0.57%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 39 (11.21%) Git (software)
2 38 (10.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 34 (9.77%) Visual Studio
4 30 (8.62%) NUnit
5 14 (4.02%) Microsoft Blend
6 11 (3.16%) MSBuild
7 10 (2.87%) Moq
7 10 (2.87%) Grunt
7 10 (2.87%) Subversion
8 7 (2.01%) Rhino Mocks
9 6 (1.72%) MSTest
10 5 (1.44%) Gradle
10 5 (1.44%) ReSharper
10 5 (1.44%) JUnit
11 4 (1.15%) Maven
11 4 (1.15%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.15%) Bower
12 3 (0.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 3 (0.86%) JIRA
12 3 (0.86%) Fiddler
General
1 79 (22.70%) Finance
2 63 (18.10%) Front Office
3 56 (16.09%) Banking
4 31 (8.91%) Investment Banking
5 8 (2.30%) Retail
5 8 (2.30%) Back Office
6 2 (0.57%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.57%) Law
6 2 (0.57%) Advertising
6 2 (0.57%) Dutch Language
6 2 (0.57%) French Language
7 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 312 (89.66%) Developer
2 164 (47.13%) C# Developer
3 95 (27.30%) WPF Developer
4 84 (24.14%) .NET Developer
5 67 (19.25%) Senior Developer
6 41 (11.78%) Senior C# Developer
6 41 (11.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (4.31%) GUI Developer
7 15 (4.31%) Software Engineer
8 14 (4.02%) JavaScript Developer
8 14 (4.02%) Senior WPF Developer
9 13 (3.74%) Software Developer
9 13 (3.74%) Senior .NET Developer
10 12 (3.45%) UI Programmer
10 12 (3.45%) UI Developer
11 10 (2.87%) Web Developer
12 8 (2.30%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (2.30%) Ruby Developer
12 8 (2.30%) Designer
12 8 (2.30%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 243 (69.83%) WPF
2 220 (63.22%) .NET
3 130 (37.36%) WCF
4 89 (25.57%) HTML
5 81 (23.28%) .NET Framework
6 69 (19.83%) CSS
7 62 (17.82%) ASP.NET
8 59 (16.95%) jQuery
9 57 (16.38%) AngularJS
10 52 (14.94%) Entity Framework
11 42 (12.07%) HTML5
12 38 (10.92%) Reactive Extensions
13 35 (10.06%) XML
14 33 (9.48%) CSS3
15 30 (8.62%) Unity DI Container
16 29 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
16 29 (8.33%) Silverlight
17 28 (8.05%) Backbone.js
18 27 (7.76%) Web Services
19 25 (7.18%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (10.92%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 28 (8.05%) Fixed Income
3 27 (7.76%) User Experience
4 25 (7.18%) Derivative
5 23 (6.61%) Inversion of Control
6 22 (6.32%) Hedge funds
7 21 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (4.60%) Computer Science
9 15 (4.31%) Mathematics
10 13 (3.74%) Visualisation
11 11 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (2.01%) Credit Risk
12 7 (2.01%) Equity Derivative
12 7 (2.01%) N-Tier
13 6 (1.72%) Swaptions
14 5 (1.44%) Client/Server
14 5 (1.44%) Equities
14 5 (1.44%) Interest Rate Derivative
15 4 (1.15%) Physics
15 4 (1.15%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 56 (16.09%) Windows
2 10 (2.87%) UNIX
3 6 (1.72%) Android
3 6 (1.72%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.29%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (27.87%) TDD
3 86 (24.71%) MVC
4 61 (17.53%) OO
5 56 (16.09%) Unit Testing
6 52 (14.94%) Multithreading
7 47 (13.51%) Scrum
8 42 (12.07%) Software Engineering
9 38 (10.92%) Dependency Injection
10 36 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
11 22 (6.32%) BDD
12 21 (6.03%) E-Commerce
13 20 (5.75%) Web Development
13 20 (5.75%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (4.89%) SDLC
15 16 (4.60%) OOP
15 16 (4.60%) SOA
15 16 (4.60%) Workflow
16 15 (4.31%) Risk Management
16 15 (4.31%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 287 (82.47%) C#
2 108 (31.03%) SQL
3 83 (23.85%) JavaScript
4 43 (12.36%) Java
5 35 (10.06%) XAML
6 24 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 23 (6.61%) C++
8 12 (3.45%) Ruby
9 11 (3.16%) PL/SQL
10 7 (2.01%) Delphi
10 7 (2.01%) Pascal
11 6 (1.72%) VBA
12 5 (1.44%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.44%) VB
13 4 (1.15%) VB.NET
13 4 (1.15%) Python
13 4 (1.15%) C
14 3 (0.86%) PHP
14 3 (0.86%) Scala
15 2 (0.57%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 32 (9.20%) Degree
2 15 (4.31%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.59%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.15%) MCITP
6 2 (0.57%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.72%) QA
2 4 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.86%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 68 (19.54%) Microsoft
2 40 (11.49%) Oracle
3 11 (3.16%) DevExpress
4 9 (2.59%) Infragistics
4 9 (2.59%) Telerik
5 8 (2.30%) TIBCO
6 7 (2.01%) Google
7 6 (1.72%) Solace
7 6 (1.72%) Facebook
8 5 (1.44%) Twitter
8 5 (1.44%) Xamarin
8 5 (1.44%) Sybase
9 4 (1.15%) Apple
9 4 (1.15%) ESRI
10 3 (0.86%) Typemock
10 3 (0.86%) StreamBase
10 3 (0.86%) Adobe
10 3 (0.86%) Tradeweb
10 3 (0.86%) Sitecore
10 3 (0.86%) Bloomberg
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