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 22 October 2014 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 426 308 356
Rank change year-on-year
-118 +48
Contract jobs citing MVVM 195 298 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.57% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.77% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 213 168
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.82% -26.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £695
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £38.75 - £36.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.65 - £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 - £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - £36.25

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
42297 38782 39937
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.64% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 27156 24058 23264
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1147 1484
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 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
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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 -105 189 £400 -5.82% 78
London -44 101 £525 +5.00% 25
City of London +1 37 £531 +1.19% 4
East of England -22 22 £400 +15.10% 2
South East -33 21 £350 -6.66% 23
Yorkshire +8 14 £300 - 2
East Midlands -7 13 £325 - 6
North West -10 13 £375 +20.96% 12
Nottingham +13 12 £325 - 3
Nottinghamshire +7 12 £325 +7.79% 3
Hertfordshire - 11 £336 -
North Yorkshire - 10 £269 -
York - 8 £219 -
Oxfordshire -6 6 £350 - 2
Manchester -12 6 £400 +25.00% 2
Suffolk -4 5 £420 +32.28%
Cheshire +3 4 £363 +30.39% 9
Glasgow -8 4 - - 1
Surrey -9 4 £425 +13.33% 4
Warrington -10 4 £363 - 6
Buckinghamshire -12 4 £420 +8.38% 1
Scotland -15 4 - - 3
Cambridgeshire - 4 £375 -
West Midlands -34 3 £413 +55.66% 2
Lancashire - 3 - -
Berkshire +8 2 £388 -3.12% 3
West Yorkshire -4 2 £300 - 2
Milton Keynes -13 2 £420 +3.38% 1
Cambridge - 2 £400 -
North East - 2 £275 -

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 322 (87.03%) C#
2 275 (74.32%) .NET
3 251 (67.84%) WPF
4 166 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
5 134 (36.22%) TDD
6 125 (33.78%) SQL
7 120 (32.43%) MVC
8 118 (31.89%) WCF
9 114 (30.81%) SQL Server
10 111 (30.00%) .NET Framework
11 96 (25.95%) Microsoft
12 91 (24.59%) JavaScript
13 87 (23.51%) HTML
14 81 (21.89%) ASP.NET
15 79 (21.35%) Web Services
16 77 (20.81%) Windows
17 74 (20.00%) CSS
18 72 (19.46%) HTML5
19 71 (19.19%) OO
20 69 (18.65%) XML
21 67 (18.11%) XAML
22 66 (17.84%) Scrum
23 61 (16.49%) jQuery
24 60 (16.22%) Silverlight
24 60 (16.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 57 (15.41%) Banking
26 56 (15.14%) Visual Studio
27 54 (14.59%) Finance
27 54 (14.59%) Unit Testing
27 54 (14.59%) Team Foundation Server

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 27 (7.30%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.86%) Node.js
3 8 (2.16%) IIS
4 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (1.08%) JBoss
5 3 (0.81%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (0.81%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (0.81%) CMS
6 2 (0.54%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.27%) Drupal
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.27%) EPiServer CMS
Applications
1 33 (8.92%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.70%) Photoshop
3 9 (2.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (2.16%) MS Office
5 4 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.81%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (7.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.35%) SaaS
3 2 (0.54%) Office 365
3 2 (0.54%) PaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.54%) Intranet
1 2 (0.54%) HTTP
2 1 (0.27%) FTP
2 1 (0.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (30.81%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 28 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (3.78%) NoSQL
6 13 (3.51%) MongoDB
7 12 (3.24%) Relational Database
8 10 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 7 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (1.35%) Crystal Reports
12 4 (1.08%) Big Data
12 4 (1.08%) RavenDB
12 4 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.08%) OLAP
13 3 (0.81%) MS Access
13 3 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.81%) CouchDB
13 3 (0.81%) Oracle Database
14 2 (0.54%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 56 (15.14%) Visual Studio
2 54 (14.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (5.68%) Subversion
4 18 (4.86%) MSTest
5 17 (4.59%) Git (software)
6 14 (3.78%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (2.97%) SpecFlow
8 10 (2.70%) Microsoft Blend
9 9 (2.43%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (2.16%) NSubstitute
10 8 (2.16%) Jenkins
11 7 (1.89%) JIRA
12 6 (1.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 6 (1.62%) Axure RP
12 6 (1.62%) NUnit
13 5 (1.35%) Oracle Forms
13 5 (1.35%) TeamCity
14 4 (1.08%) Jasmine
14 4 (1.08%) Ant
14 4 (1.08%) CruiseControl
General
1 57 (15.41%) Banking
2 54 (14.59%) Finance
3 39 (10.54%) Front Office
4 36 (9.73%) Investment Banking
5 4 (1.08%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.81%) Retail
6 3 (0.81%) Manufacturing
6 3 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.54%) Advertising
7 2 (0.54%) Billing
8 1 (0.27%) Local Government
8 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.27%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Publishing
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 329 (88.92%) Developer
2 141 (38.11%) C# Developer
3 95 (25.68%) .NET Developer
4 91 (24.59%) WPF Developer
5 46 (12.43%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (6.49%) CRM Developer
7 22 (5.95%) Senior Developer
8 19 (5.14%) Software Developer
9 18 (4.86%) UI Developer
10 17 (4.59%) Software Engineer
11 16 (4.32%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 14 (3.78%) UI Programmer
13 13 (3.51%) Front-End Developer
14 12 (3.24%) Silverlight Developer
14 12 (3.24%) Senior C# Developer
15 11 (2.97%) Applications Developer
16 10 (2.70%) Architect
16 10 (2.70%) Senior Software Engineer
16 10 (2.70%) SQL Developer
16 10 (2.70%) Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (74.32%) .NET
2 251 (67.84%) WPF
3 118 (31.89%) WCF
4 111 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 87 (23.51%) HTML
6 81 (21.89%) ASP.NET
7 79 (21.35%) Web Services
8 74 (20.00%) CSS
9 72 (19.46%) HTML5
10 69 (18.65%) XML
11 61 (16.49%) jQuery
12 60 (16.22%) Silverlight
12 60 (16.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 52 (14.05%) Reactive Extensions
14 40 (10.81%) SOAP
15 39 (10.54%) AngularJS
16 38 (10.27%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (9.73%) CSS3
18 32 (8.65%) Managed Extensibility Framework
19 31 (8.38%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.00%) User Experience
2 23 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (4.86%) Inversion of Control
4 17 (4.59%) Open Source
5 15 (4.05%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.51%) Data Structures
6 13 (3.51%) Algorithms
7 12 (3.24%) N-Tier
8 11 (2.97%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (2.70%) Mobile App
10 7 (1.89%) Fixed Income
10 7 (1.89%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.89%) W3C
10 7 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (1.35%) Derivative
12 4 (1.08%) Hedge funds
12 4 (1.08%) Visualisation
12 4 (1.08%) Credit Risk
13 3 (0.81%) Animation
13 3 (0.81%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 77 (20.81%) Windows
2 11 (2.97%) UNIX
3 7 (1.89%) Android
3 7 (1.89%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.62%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.81%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (44.86%) Agile Software Development
2 134 (36.22%) TDD
3 120 (32.43%) MVC
4 71 (19.19%) OO
5 66 (17.84%) Scrum
6 54 (14.59%) Unit Testing
7 42 (11.35%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (10.81%) Dependency Injection
9 36 (9.73%) BDD
10 34 (9.19%) Multithreading
11 32 (8.65%) Software Engineering
12 31 (8.38%) Workflow
13 30 (8.11%) OOP
14 27 (7.30%) CRM
15 21 (5.68%) OOD
16 16 (4.32%) Web Development
17 15 (4.05%) Data Modelling
18 13 (3.51%) Business Intelligence
18 13 (3.51%) Migration
19 12 (3.24%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 322 (87.03%) C#
2 125 (33.78%) SQL
3 91 (24.59%) JavaScript
4 67 (18.11%) XAML
5 29 (7.84%) T-SQL
6 25 (6.76%) Java
7 14 (3.78%) C++
7 14 (3.78%) PL/SQL
8 9 (2.43%) VB
8 9 (2.43%) Shell Script
9 7 (1.89%) VB6
9 7 (1.89%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.62%) VBA
11 5 (1.35%) Python
12 4 (1.08%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.81%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.54%) Perl
14 2 (0.54%) PHP
14 2 (0.54%) Ruby
14 2 (0.54%) Korn
Qualifications
1 35 (9.46%) Degree
2 19 (5.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (4.86%) MCITP
4 5 (1.35%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.54%) Chartered Engineer
5 2 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.43%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.54%) Docker
1 2 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 96 (25.95%) Microsoft
2 28 (7.57%) Oracle
3 14 (3.78%) Telerik
4 10 (2.70%) Sybase
5 9 (2.43%) Google
6 5 (1.35%) TIBCO
6 5 (1.35%) Adobe
7 4 (1.08%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.54%) Nintex
8 2 (0.54%) Sencha
8 2 (0.54%) Infragistics
8 2 (0.54%) ESRI
9 1 (0.27%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.27%) Apple
9 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.27%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.27%) Facebook
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