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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 425 311 387
Rank change year-on-year
-114 +76
Contract jobs citing MVVM 190 316 228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.33% 0.60% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.81% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 236 153
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£416 £393 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.05% -28.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 - £36.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 - £31.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.90 - £41.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 - £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
42716 39097 41510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.16% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26685 24121 24021
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 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1186 1114 1519
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -119 173 £413 +5.76% 89
London -59 91 £500 -4.76% 29
City of London +5 29 £538 - 12
East of England -14 18 £400 +8.10% 9
South East -49 17 £420 +9.58% 17
North West -4 16 £335 +8.94% 11
Scotland -4 14 £425 -5.55%
Yorkshire +13 13 £300 - 4
Glasgow -3 13 £425 -5.55%
East Midlands -4 13 £325 - 3
Nottingham +14 9 £325 - 1
Nottinghamshire +3 9 £325 +7.79% 2
North Yorkshire - 9 £244 -
Suffolk +1 8 £420 +31.25% 1
Manchester -10 7 £335 +4.68% 4
York - 7 £219 -
Lancashire -15 6 - - 1
Berkshire -7 4 £375 -3.22% 2
Surrey -12 4 £425 +13.33% 3
West Yorkshire +8 3 £300 - 2
Leeds +3 3 £300 - 2
Oxfordshire -5 3 £300 -22.58% 2
Hampshire -15 3 £350 -8.49% 5
West Midlands -28 3 £363 +36.79% 3
Hertfordshire - 3 £400 -
Bury St Edmunds +2 2 £363 +13.28%
South West -53 2 - - 11
Tyne and Wear - 2 £275 - 2
North East - 2 £275 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 2 £325 - 6

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 325 (86.67%) C#
2 279 (74.40%) .NET
3 242 (64.53%) WPF
4 178 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
5 132 (35.20%) TDD
6 128 (34.13%) SQL
7 120 (32.00%) SQL Server
8 119 (31.73%) MVC
9 115 (30.67%) WCF
10 110 (29.33%) .NET Framework
11 99 (26.40%) Microsoft
12 95 (25.33%) Web Services
13 92 (24.53%) XAML
14 90 (24.00%) ASP.NET
15 80 (21.33%) JavaScript
16 78 (20.80%) HTML
17 77 (20.53%) Silverlight
18 73 (19.47%) Scrum
18 73 (19.47%) CSS
18 73 (19.47%) XML
19 72 (19.20%) OO
20 71 (18.93%) Windows
21 70 (18.67%) HTML5
22 66 (17.60%) jQuery
23 63 (16.80%) Banking
24 62 (16.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
25 57 (15.20%) Team Foundation Server
26 53 (14.13%) Visual Studio
27 52 (13.87%) Unit Testing
28 49 (13.07%) Finance

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.87%) Node.js
3 5 (1.33%) IIS
4 4 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (1.07%) CMS
5 3 (0.80%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.53%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.53%) Documentum
6 2 (0.53%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.53%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.27%) Drupal
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.27%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.27%) Lync
7 1 (0.27%) Mule
Applications
1 36 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 16 (4.27%) Photoshop
3 15 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.87%) MS Office
5 4 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.53%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 25 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.33%) SaaS
3 2 (0.53%) Office 365
3 2 (0.53%) PaaS
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.53%) Intranet
2 1 (0.27%) LDAP
2 1 (0.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) Extranet
2 1 (0.27%) FTP
2 1 (0.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 31 (8.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 31 (8.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (4.27%) NoSQL
4 15 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (3.73%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.47%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.60%) OLAP
9 6 (1.60%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.33%) RavenDB
11 4 (1.07%) CouchDB
11 4 (1.07%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.80%) Oracle Database
12 3 (0.80%) Big Data
13 2 (0.53%) Hadoop
13 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 57 (15.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 53 (14.13%) Visual Studio
3 20 (5.33%) Microsoft Blend
4 18 (4.80%) Subversion
5 15 (4.00%) MSTest
5 15 (4.00%) Git (software)
6 13 (3.47%) Rhino Mocks
7 11 (2.93%) SpecFlow
8 10 (2.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 9 (2.40%) Visual Studio Team System
10 8 (2.13%) NSubstitute
11 7 (1.87%) JIRA
11 7 (1.87%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.60%) Axure RP
13 4 (1.07%) CruiseControl
13 4 (1.07%) NUnit
13 4 (1.07%) Oracle Forms
14 3 (0.80%) TeamCity
14 3 (0.80%) Hudson
14 3 (0.80%) Build Forge
General
1 63 (16.80%) Banking
2 49 (13.07%) Finance
3 43 (11.47%) Investment Banking
4 34 (9.07%) Front Office
5 4 (1.07%) Financial Institution
6 3 (0.80%) Retail
7 2 (0.53%) Billing
7 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
8 1 (0.27%) Local Government
8 1 (0.27%) Publishing
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 329 (87.73%) Developer
2 141 (37.60%) C# Developer
3 97 (25.87%) .NET Developer
4 87 (23.20%) WPF Developer
5 56 (14.93%) C# .NET Developer
6 23 (6.13%) CRM Developer
6 23 (6.13%) Senior Developer
7 22 (5.87%) Software Developer
8 20 (5.33%) Silverlight Developer
9 18 (4.80%) Software Engineer
10 17 (4.53%) UI Developer
11 16 (4.27%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 14 (3.73%) UI Programmer
12 14 (3.73%) Senior Software Engineer
13 12 (3.20%) Front-End Developer
13 12 (3.20%) Senior C# Developer
14 11 (2.93%) ASP.NET Developer
15 10 (2.67%) Agile C# Developer
15 10 (2.67%) SQL Developer
15 10 (2.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 279 (74.40%) .NET
2 242 (64.53%) WPF
3 115 (30.67%) WCF
4 110 (29.33%) .NET Framework
5 95 (25.33%) Web Services
6 90 (24.00%) ASP.NET
7 78 (20.80%) HTML
8 77 (20.53%) Silverlight
9 73 (19.47%) CSS
9 73 (19.47%) XML
10 70 (18.67%) HTML5
11 66 (17.60%) jQuery
12 62 (16.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 43 (11.47%) JSON
14 39 (10.40%) Reactive Extensions
15 38 (10.13%) SOAP
16 37 (9.87%) CSS3
17 36 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
17 36 (9.60%) AngularJS
18 35 (9.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.93%) User Experience
2 26 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.40%) Open Source
4 16 (4.27%) Inversion of Control
5 15 (4.00%) Computer Science
6 12 (3.20%) Mobile App
6 12 (3.20%) N-Tier
7 9 (2.40%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 9 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.87%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.60%) Animation
10 5 (1.33%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.33%) RIA
11 4 (1.07%) Xbox
11 4 (1.07%) VUI
11 4 (1.07%) Visualisation
11 4 (1.07%) Kinect
11 4 (1.07%) Derivative
11 4 (1.07%) W3C
12 3 (0.80%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 71 (18.93%) Windows
2 14 (3.73%) UNIX
3 8 (2.13%) Windows Phone
3 8 (2.13%) Windows 8
3 8 (2.13%) Android
3 8 (2.13%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.80%) Linux
5 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (47.47%) Agile Software Development
2 132 (35.20%) TDD
3 119 (31.73%) MVC
4 73 (19.47%) Scrum
5 72 (19.20%) OO
6 52 (13.87%) Unit Testing
7 41 (10.93%) Dependency Injection
8 37 (9.87%) BDD
8 37 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
9 35 (9.33%) Software Engineering
10 31 (8.27%) Multithreading
10 31 (8.27%) OOP
11 30 (8.00%) Workflow
12 28 (7.47%) CRM
13 23 (6.13%) OOD
14 15 (4.00%) SOA
14 15 (4.00%) Data Modelling
15 14 (3.73%) Web Development
16 13 (3.47%) Migration
17 12 (3.20%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 325 (86.67%) C#
2 128 (34.13%) SQL
3 92 (24.53%) XAML
4 80 (21.33%) JavaScript
5 29 (7.73%) T-SQL
6 25 (6.67%) Java
7 15 (4.00%) PL/SQL
8 14 (3.73%) C++
8 14 (3.73%) VB
9 13 (3.47%) VB6
10 9 (2.40%) Shell Script
11 8 (2.13%) Python
12 6 (1.60%) PowerShell
12 6 (1.60%) VBA
13 4 (1.07%) PHP
14 3 (0.80%) Perl
14 3 (0.80%) Bash Shell
15 2 (0.53%) Korn
15 2 (0.53%) C
15 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 34 (9.07%) Degree
2 18 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (4.53%) MCITP
4 5 (1.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.53%) Chartered Engineer
6 1 (0.27%) ISEB
6 1 (0.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.27%) Nagios
1 1 (0.27%) Puppet
1 1 (0.27%) Kibana
1 1 (0.27%) logstash
Vendors
1 99 (26.40%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.60%) Oracle
3 15 (4.00%) Telerik
4 14 (3.73%) Sybase
5 9 (2.40%) Adobe
6 8 (2.13%) Google
7 5 (1.33%) DevExpress
8 4 (1.07%) Xamarin
8 4 (1.07%) Infragistics
8 4 (1.07%) JBoss
9 3 (0.80%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.53%) Sencha
10 2 (0.53%) ESRI
11 1 (0.27%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.27%) Progress
11 1 (0.27%) MathWorks
11 1 (0.27%) Apple
11 1 (0.27%) Serena
11 1 (0.27%) Red Gate
11 1 (0.27%) EPiServer
London
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Argyll Scott
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Austin Fraser
Rate: £400 - £450 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Warwick
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £400 - 425 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £330 per day + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago