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 30 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 428 304 380
Rank change year-on-year
-124 +76
Contract jobs citing MVVM 181 324 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.61% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.83% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 238 155
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.06% -27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £278 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £616 £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
42810 39105 41583
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.76% 74.07% 71.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 26917 24216 24104
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
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 £367 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.18% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1174 1096 1554
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.66% -7.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% +3.44%

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 30 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 30 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 -135 168 £413 +3.12% 92
London -61 89 £513 -2.38% 28
City of London +8 33 £550 +2.32% 12
East of England -15 17 £400 +7.38% 12
South East -63 17 £420 +12.00% 21
North West -7 14 £350 +15.22% 10
Yorkshire +4 13 £300 - 3
East Midlands -1 13 £325 - 3
Scotland -6 11 £425 -5.55% 3
Glasgow -6 10 £425 -5.55%
Nottingham +8 9 £325 - 2
Nottinghamshire +3 9 £325 +7.79% 2
North Yorkshire - 9 £244 -
Suffolk +1 7 £420 +31.25%
York - 7 £219 -
Manchester -13 6 £350 +9.37% 3
Lancashire -19 5 - - 1
Surrey -7 4 £425 +13.33% 3
Hertfordshire - 4 £350 - 3
Leeds +9 3 £300 - 1
West Yorkshire +1 3 £300 - 2
Oxfordshire -6 3 £325 -16.12% 4
Berkshire -8 3 £350 -9.67% 2
Hampshire -20 3 £350 -8.49% 6
West Midlands -36 3 £413 +55.66% 4
Cheshire 0 2 £300 +7.91% 5
Warrington -6 2 £300 - 4
Buckinghamshire -20 2 £420 +9.09% 2
South West -38 2 - - 8
Tyne and Wear - 2 £275 - 2

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 320 (86.96%) C#
2 271 (73.64%) .NET
3 235 (63.86%) WPF
4 174 (47.28%) Agile Software Development
5 130 (35.33%) TDD
6 126 (34.24%) SQL
7 119 (32.34%) MVC
8 115 (31.25%) SQL Server
9 112 (30.43%) WCF
10 104 (28.26%) .NET Framework
11 98 (26.63%) Microsoft
12 92 (25.00%) Web Services
13 86 (23.37%) ASP.NET
14 83 (22.55%) XAML
15 81 (22.01%) JavaScript
16 75 (20.38%) HTML
17 72 (19.57%) XML
17 72 (19.57%) Windows
17 72 (19.57%) Silverlight
18 70 (19.02%) Scrum
19 68 (18.48%) OO
19 68 (18.48%) CSS
20 65 (17.66%) HTML5
20 65 (17.66%) jQuery
21 64 (17.39%) Banking
22 56 (15.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
23 55 (14.95%) Team Foundation Server
24 51 (13.86%) Unit Testing
25 50 (13.59%) Finance
26 48 (13.04%) Visual Studio

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 26 (7.07%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.98%) Node.js
3 6 (1.63%) IIS
4 4 (1.09%) CMS
4 4 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.82%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (0.54%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.54%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.54%) ArcGIS
6 2 (0.54%) Documentum
7 1 (0.27%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.27%) Apache
7 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.27%) Drupal
7 1 (0.27%) Mule
7 1 (0.27%) EPiServer CMS
7 1 (0.27%) Lync
Applications
1 35 (9.51%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.53%) Photoshop
3 12 (3.26%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (1.90%) MS Office
5 4 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.54%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (7.07%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.36%) SaaS
3 2 (0.54%) PaaS
3 2 (0.54%) Office 365
4 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.54%) HTTP
1 2 (0.54%) Intranet
2 1 (0.27%) Internet
2 1 (0.27%) Extranet
2 1 (0.27%) LDAP
2 1 (0.27%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 30 (8.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.35%) NoSQL
5 14 (3.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (3.80%) Relational Database
6 13 (3.53%) MongoDB
7 10 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
8 8 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (1.63%) OLAP
9 6 (1.63%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (1.36%) RavenDB
11 4 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
11 4 (1.09%) CouchDB
12 3 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.82%) Big Data
12 3 (0.82%) Oracle Database
13 2 (0.54%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.54%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 55 (14.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 48 (13.04%) Visual Studio
3 18 (4.89%) Subversion
4 16 (4.35%) Microsoft Blend
4 16 (4.35%) MSTest
5 13 (3.53%) Rhino Mocks
5 13 (3.53%) Git (software)
6 10 (2.72%) SpecFlow
7 9 (2.45%) Visual Studio Team System
8 8 (2.17%) Jenkins
8 8 (2.17%) NSubstitute
9 7 (1.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 7 (1.90%) JIRA
10 6 (1.63%) Axure RP
11 5 (1.36%) NUnit
12 4 (1.09%) CruiseControl
12 4 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
12 4 (1.09%) TeamCity
13 3 (0.82%) Ant
13 3 (0.82%) Hudson
General
1 64 (17.39%) Banking
2 50 (13.59%) Finance
3 44 (11.96%) Investment Banking
4 35 (9.51%) Front Office
5 4 (1.09%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.54%) Advertising
6 2 (0.54%) Retail
6 2 (0.54%) Billing
7 1 (0.27%) Local Government
7 1 (0.27%) Music Industry
7 1 (0.27%) Publishing
7 1 (0.27%) Automotive
7 1 (0.27%) Law
7 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 326 (88.59%) Developer
2 139 (37.77%) C# Developer
3 91 (24.73%) .NET Developer
4 86 (23.37%) WPF Developer
5 51 (13.86%) C# .NET Developer
6 24 (6.52%) CRM Developer
7 23 (6.25%) Senior Developer
8 22 (5.98%) Software Developer
9 20 (5.43%) Silverlight Developer
10 17 (4.62%) UI Developer
11 16 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 16 (4.35%) Software Engineer
12 14 (3.80%) UI Programmer
13 13 (3.53%) Senior Software Engineer
14 12 (3.26%) Senior C# Developer
15 11 (2.99%) Front-End Developer
15 11 (2.99%) Applications Developer
16 10 (2.72%) Architect
16 10 (2.72%) ASP.NET Developer
16 10 (2.72%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 271 (73.64%) .NET
2 235 (63.86%) WPF
3 112 (30.43%) WCF
4 104 (28.26%) .NET Framework
5 92 (25.00%) Web Services
6 86 (23.37%) ASP.NET
7 75 (20.38%) HTML
8 72 (19.57%) XML
8 72 (19.57%) Silverlight
9 68 (18.48%) CSS
10 65 (17.66%) jQuery
10 65 (17.66%) HTML5
11 56 (15.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 44 (11.96%) Reactive Extensions
13 39 (10.60%) SOAP
14 38 (10.33%) JSON
15 36 (9.78%) ASP.NET MVC
15 36 (9.78%) AngularJS
16 34 (9.24%) Managed Extensibility Framework
16 34 (9.24%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.05%) User Experience
2 26 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.25%) Open Source
4 17 (4.62%) Inversion of Control
5 15 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.53%) N-Tier
7 12 (3.26%) Mobile App
8 10 (2.72%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (2.45%) Data Structures
9 9 (2.45%) Algorithms
9 9 (2.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (1.90%) Fixed Income
11 6 (1.63%) Animation
12 5 (1.36%) Derivative
12 5 (1.36%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.36%) W3C
13 4 (1.09%) Xbox
13 4 (1.09%) VUI
13 4 (1.09%) RIA
13 4 (1.09%) Kinect
Operating Systems
1 72 (19.57%) Windows
2 14 (3.80%) UNIX
3 8 (2.17%) Windows Phone
3 8 (2.17%) Apple iOS
3 8 (2.17%) Windows 8
3 8 (2.17%) Android
4 3 (0.82%) Linux
5 2 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.27%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.27%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (47.28%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (35.33%) TDD
3 119 (32.34%) MVC
4 70 (19.02%) Scrum
5 68 (18.48%) OO
6 51 (13.86%) Unit Testing
7 39 (10.60%) Dependency Injection
8 37 (10.05%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (9.78%) BDD
10 31 (8.42%) Multithreading
10 31 (8.42%) Software Engineering
10 31 (8.42%) Workflow
11 30 (8.15%) OOP
12 29 (7.88%) CRM
13 22 (5.98%) OOD
14 15 (4.08%) Data Modelling
14 15 (4.08%) Web Development
15 13 (3.53%) Migration
16 12 (3.26%) Data Migration
17 11 (2.99%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 320 (86.96%) C#
2 126 (34.24%) SQL
3 83 (22.55%) XAML
4 81 (22.01%) JavaScript
5 28 (7.61%) T-SQL
6 26 (7.07%) Java
7 15 (4.08%) PL/SQL
8 14 (3.80%) C++
9 10 (2.72%) VB
10 9 (2.45%) Shell Script
10 9 (2.45%) VB6
11 8 (2.17%) Python
12 7 (1.90%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.63%) VBA
14 4 (1.09%) PHP
15 3 (0.82%) Perl
15 3 (0.82%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.54%) Ruby
16 2 (0.54%) Korn
16 2 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 35 (9.51%) Degree
2 19 (5.16%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (4.89%) MCITP
4 6 (1.63%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.54%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.27%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.27%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.54%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.27%) logstash
2 1 (0.27%) Kibana
2 1 (0.27%) Nagios
Vendors
1 98 (26.63%) Microsoft
2 34 (9.24%) Oracle
3 16 (4.35%) Telerik
4 14 (3.80%) Sybase
5 8 (2.17%) Adobe
5 8 (2.17%) Google
6 5 (1.36%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.09%) JBoss
7 4 (1.09%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.54%) ESRI
8 2 (0.54%) Sencha
9 1 (0.27%) Red Gate
9 1 (0.27%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.27%) Facebook
9 1 (0.27%) Infragistics
9 1 (0.27%) MathWorks
9 1 (0.27%) Progress
9 1 (0.27%) Apple
9 1 (0.27%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.27%) Nintex
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