The table below looks at the statistics for MVVM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVVM over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 510 481 437
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -44
Contract jobs citing MVVM 151 161 175
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.28% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.35% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 122 112
Median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £301 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 3
Median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 - £37.50

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
44695 45488 42364
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.73% 79.85% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 29540 29430 26290
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1044 1183 1185
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.50 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

MVVM
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MVVM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the UK over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -12 149 £450 +5.88% 63
London +12 107 £450 -25.00% 22
South East +4 23 £450 +12.50% 11
City of London +38 18 £550 -12.00% 6
Surrey 0 12 £500 +25.00% 2
East of England +10 7 £413 +20.00% 5
East Midlands -3 7 £368 -18.33% 4
Nottinghamshire -1 6 £368 -18.33% 1
Nottingham -3 6 £368 -18.33% 1
Weybridge -7 5 £500 +25.00%
Oxfordshire +10 4 £401 -1.23%
Suffolk +1 4 £425 +16.04% 2
Cambridgeshire +12 3 £400 +45.45% 2
Kent +5 3 £275 -18.51% 3
Oxford -2 3 £390 +0.64%
Buckinghamshire +19 2 - - 1
Cambridge +12 2 - - 1
North West +9 2 £350 +27.27% 12
Manchester - 2 £350 - 4
Milton Keynes +10 1 - -
Hampshire -1 1 £288 -32.35% 3
South West -3 1 - - 1
Scotland -3 1 £338 -3.57% 3
Wiltshire -5 1 - -
Yorkshire -15 1 £325 +4.00% 5
Edinburgh - 1 £338 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - -
Croydon - 1 £434 -
Leatherhead - 1 £400 - 1
Portsmouth - 1 £288 -

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing MVVM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MVVM.

1 260 (78.31%) C#
2 226 (68.07%) .NET
3 201 (60.54%) WPF
4 129 (38.86%) MVC
5 128 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
6 124 (37.35%) JavaScript
7 109 (32.83%) TDD
8 101 (30.42%) SQL Server
9 91 (27.41%) HTML
10 84 (25.30%) OO
11 83 (25.00%) SQL
12 80 (24.10%) AngularJS
13 79 (23.80%) CSS
13 79 (23.80%) Microsoft
14 78 (23.49%) WCF
15 77 (23.19%) HTML5
16 75 (22.59%) .NET Framework
17 71 (21.39%) Front Office
18 70 (21.08%) XAML
19 53 (15.96%) Finance
19 53 (15.96%) Visual Studio
20 51 (15.36%) Oracle
21 50 (15.06%) Windows
21 50 (15.06%) Unit Testing
22 49 (14.76%) Banking
23 48 (14.46%) NUnit
23 48 (14.46%) Scrum
24 47 (14.16%) Web Services
24 47 (14.16%) Multithreading
24 47 (14.16%) Reactive Extensions

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 14 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.71%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (1.81%) Oracle Workflow
4 5 (1.51%) Drupal
5 4 (1.20%) IIS
6 3 (0.90%) Apache
6 3 (0.90%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.60%) Confluence
7 2 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (0.60%) Sitefinity
8 1 (0.30%) CMS
8 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.92%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.51%) MS Office
5 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (8.43%) RMDS
2 11 (3.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (3.31%) ION MarketView
3 6 (1.81%) Beauchamp
4 4 (1.20%) SimCorp Dimension
5 3 (0.90%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 30 (9.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.31%) Google App Engine
2 11 (3.31%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (2.11%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.81%) GitHub
5 3 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.90%) Office 365
6 1 (0.30%) Google Play
6 1 (0.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.11%) HTTP
2 4 (1.20%) Network Security
3 3 (0.90%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.60%) DNS
4 2 (0.60%) VPN
5 1 (0.30%) Internet
5 1 (0.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (30.42%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (3.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (3.31%) NoSQL
5 9 (2.71%) MySQL
6 7 (2.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (1.51%) Azure SQL Database
8 5 (1.51%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.51%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.20%) DB2
9 4 (1.20%) Oracle Database
9 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (0.90%) Redis
10 3 (0.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.60%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.60%) Power BI
11 2 (0.60%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 53 (15.96%) Visual Studio
2 48 (14.46%) NUnit
3 47 (14.16%) Git (software)
4 32 (9.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (6.63%) Jasmine
5 22 (6.63%) Moq
6 19 (5.72%) Grunt
6 19 (5.72%) Karma Test Runner
7 15 (4.52%) Subversion
8 12 (3.61%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (3.31%) Maven
9 11 (3.31%) TeamCity
10 10 (3.01%) MSTest
11 9 (2.71%) Cucumber
11 9 (2.71%) JBehave
11 9 (2.71%) JUnit
11 9 (2.71%) Mockito
11 9 (2.71%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 8 (2.41%) Jenkins
13 7 (2.11%) gulp
General
1 71 (21.39%) Front Office
2 53 (15.96%) Finance
3 49 (14.76%) Banking
4 26 (7.83%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.81%) Back Office
6 4 (1.20%) Games
7 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.60%) Publishing
8 1 (0.30%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.30%) French Language
8 1 (0.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 285 (85.84%) Developer
2 157 (47.29%) C# Developer
3 91 (27.41%) WPF Developer
4 80 (24.10%) .NET Developer
5 77 (23.19%) C# WPF Developer
6 56 (16.87%) C# .NET Developer
7 39 (11.75%) Senior Developer
8 28 (8.43%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
8 28 (8.43%) Electronic Trading Developer
8 28 (8.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 27 (8.13%) JavaScript Developer
10 25 (7.53%) Senior C# Developer
11 21 (6.33%) Front Office Developer
12 19 (5.72%) C# GUI Developer
12 19 (5.72%) GUI Developer
13 18 (5.42%) Senior WPF Developer
14 17 (5.12%) UX Developer
15 16 (4.82%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
16 15 (4.52%) SQL Developer
17 14 (4.22%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (68.07%) .NET
2 201 (60.54%) WPF
3 91 (27.41%) HTML
4 80 (24.10%) AngularJS
5 79 (23.80%) CSS
6 78 (23.49%) WCF
7 77 (23.19%) HTML5
8 75 (22.59%) .NET Framework
9 47 (14.16%) Reactive Extensions
9 47 (14.16%) Web Services
10 44 (13.25%) ASP.NET
10 44 (13.25%) jQuery
10 44 (13.25%) XML
11 42 (12.65%) CSS3
12 37 (11.14%) WinForms
13 30 (9.04%) Rendezvous
14 29 (8.73%) JSON
15 27 (8.13%) Entity Framework
16 25 (7.53%) KnockoutJS
16 25 (7.53%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 43 (12.95%) Fixed Income
2 38 (11.45%) User Experience
3 34 (10.24%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (8.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (4.52%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.92%) Computer Science
7 11 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
7 11 (3.31%) Equities
8 10 (3.01%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (2.41%) Derivative
10 6 (1.81%) Hedge funds
10 6 (1.81%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.81%) Video on Demand
11 5 (1.51%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.51%) Blog
11 5 (1.51%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.51%) NHS
11 5 (1.51%) Swaptions
12 4 (1.20%) Digital Media
13 3 (0.90%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 50 (15.06%) Windows
2 8 (2.41%) Windows 7
3 7 (2.11%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.81%) Android
5 4 (1.20%) Unix
6 3 (0.90%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.90%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.60%) Linux
8 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.30%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (38.86%) MVC
2 128 (38.55%) Agile Software Development
3 109 (32.83%) TDD
4 84 (25.30%) OO
5 50 (15.06%) Unit Testing
6 48 (14.46%) Scrum
7 47 (14.16%) Multithreading
8 45 (13.55%) Continuous Integration
9 44 (13.25%) Electronic Trading
10 43 (12.95%) Front End Development
11 39 (11.75%) BDD
12 31 (9.34%) Web Development
13 25 (7.53%) OOP
14 23 (6.93%) Software Engineering
15 22 (6.63%) OOD
16 21 (6.33%) Workflow
17 18 (5.42%) Automated Testing
17 18 (5.42%) Dependency Injection
17 18 (5.42%) Domain-Driven Design
17 18 (5.42%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 260 (78.31%) C#
2 124 (37.35%) JavaScript
3 83 (25.00%) SQL
4 70 (21.08%) XAML
5 26 (7.83%) C++
6 24 (7.23%) PL/SQL
7 23 (6.93%) Java
8 22 (6.63%) T-SQL
9 17 (5.12%) PHP
10 11 (3.31%) VB.NET
10 11 (3.31%) VBA
11 7 (2.11%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.20%) ES6
12 4 (1.20%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.90%) Python
14 2 (0.60%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.60%) C
14 2 (0.60%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.60%) VC++
15 1 (0.30%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (7.23%) Degree
2 22 (6.63%) Security Cleared
3 18 (5.42%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.51%) MCITP
4 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.51%) MiFID
2 1 (0.30%) EMIR
2 1 (0.30%) PMBOK
2 1 (0.30%) QA
Vendors
1 79 (23.80%) Microsoft
2 51 (15.36%) Oracle
3 30 (9.04%) TIBCO
4 29 (8.73%) ION Trading
5 28 (8.43%) Reuters
6 16 (4.82%) DevExpress
7 14 (4.22%) Adobe
8 12 (3.61%) Google
9 6 (1.81%) Sybase
9 6 (1.81%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.20%) Charles River
10 4 (1.20%) SimCorp
10 4 (1.20%) Telerik
11 3 (0.90%) Infragistics
12 2 (0.60%) Apple
12 2 (0.60%) DataSynapse
12 2 (0.60%) Informatica
12 2 (0.60%) Syncfusion
13 1 (0.30%) Apigee
13 1 (0.30%) Perforce
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