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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 460 502 384
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -118
Contract jobs citing MVVM 167 110 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.27% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 78 120
Average daily rate £465 £413 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £601 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00

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
41792 40196 38042
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.24% 77.62% 76.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27320 25624 23044
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1199 1072 1163
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.50 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -3.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.25 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +50 162 £473 +14.54% 108
London +41 92 £500 +11.11% 30
South East +24 28 £370 +5.71% 23
City of London +40 21 £575 -4.16% 4
West Midlands +3 18 £313 -10.39% 11
Buckinghamshire +18 16 £365 -5.80% 2
Milton Keynes +7 15 £365 -5.80% 2
South West +14 11 £425 +32.81% 12
Birmingham +7 11 £306 -9.25% 4
Somerset +7 8 £429 +33.98% 3
Taunton +16 6 £449 - 1
East of England +4 5 £343 +15.12% 4
Kent -3 5 £363 +3.57% 4
Surrey -5 4 £378 +7.85% 7
West Yorkshire -8 4 £295 - 5
Leeds -9 4 £295 - 3
East Midlands -19 4 £315 -3.07% 4
Yorkshire -20 4 £295 - 10
Wales - 4 £263 - 1
South Wales - 4 £263 - 1
Leatherhead - 4 £378 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £475 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £363 - 1
Wolverhampton - 3 - -
Cardiff - 3 £175 - 1
Bedfordshire - 3 £343 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Bristol - 2 £400 - 8
Kingswinford - 2 £379 -
Leicestershire - 2 £315 - 2

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 289 (76.25%) C#
2 254 (67.02%) .NET
3 250 (65.96%) WPF
4 171 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
5 147 (38.79%) TDD
6 143 (37.73%) SQL
7 136 (35.88%) MVC
8 135 (35.62%) SQL Server
9 134 (35.36%) JavaScript
10 119 (31.40%) WCF
11 99 (26.12%) ASP.NET
12 98 (25.86%) HTML
13 92 (24.27%) OO
14 90 (23.75%) CSS
15 88 (23.22%) AngularJS
16 82 (21.64%) .NET Framework
17 81 (21.37%) jQuery
18 72 (19.00%) Windows
19 71 (18.73%) Microsoft
20 69 (18.21%) Multithreading
21 67 (17.68%) Scrum
22 66 (17.41%) HTML5
23 62 (16.36%) Git (software)
24 60 (15.83%) Entity Framework
25 59 (15.57%) CSS3
25 59 (15.57%) BDD
26 55 (14.51%) Unit Testing
27 52 (13.72%) Visual Studio
27 52 (13.72%) ASP.NET MVC
28 51 (13.46%) Finance

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 32 (8.44%) Node.js
2 4 (1.06%) CMS
3 3 (0.79%) ColdFusion
3 3 (0.79%) NServiceBus
3 3 (0.79%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.53%) IIS
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (6.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.26%) MS Office
3 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.58%) RMDS
2 3 (0.79%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.53%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.80%) GitHub
2 18 (4.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.11%) SaaS
4 7 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.32%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.26%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.96%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.53%) HTTP
3 1 (0.26%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.26%) VPN
3 1 (0.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (35.62%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (4.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.69%) MongoDB
5 12 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (2.90%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.37%) Azure SQL Database
8 8 (2.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
9 7 (1.85%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.58%) MS Access
10 6 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.06%) MySQL
12 4 (1.06%) NoSQL
12 4 (1.06%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.79%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.79%) Redis
14 2 (0.53%) HBase
Development Applications
1 62 (16.36%) Git (software)
2 52 (13.72%) Visual Studio
3 47 (12.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 31 (8.18%) NUnit
5 28 (7.39%) Subversion
6 19 (5.01%) Grunt
7 18 (4.75%) Jasmine
7 18 (4.75%) SpecFlow
8 14 (3.69%) Moq
9 13 (3.43%) TeamCity
10 12 (3.17%) Selenium
11 10 (2.64%) MSTest
11 10 (2.64%) NCrunch
12 9 (2.37%) NSubstitute
12 9 (2.37%) Rhino Mocks
13 8 (2.11%) Octopus Deploy
14 6 (1.58%) Bower
14 6 (1.58%) Microsoft Blend
15 5 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
16 3 (0.79%) Vagrant
General
1 51 (13.46%) Finance
2 44 (11.61%) Banking
3 42 (11.08%) Front Office
4 24 (6.33%) Investment Banking
5 14 (3.69%) Back Office
6 8 (2.11%) Retail
7 7 (1.85%) Marketing
8 5 (1.32%) Games
9 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.26%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 320 (84.43%) Developer
2 187 (49.34%) C# Developer
3 128 (33.77%) .NET Developer
4 99 (26.12%) WPF Developer
5 89 (23.48%) C# .NET Developer
6 82 (21.64%) C# WPF Developer
7 67 (17.68%) JavaScript Developer
8 41 (10.82%) Senior Developer
9 37 (9.76%) ASP.NET Developer
9 37 (9.76%) HTML Developer
10 35 (9.23%) HTML CSS Developer
11 31 (8.18%) Angular Developer
12 30 (7.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 29 (7.65%) Software Developer
14 26 (6.86%) Senior C# Developer
15 23 (6.07%) SQL Developer
16 20 (5.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 19 (5.01%) WCF Developer
18 18 (4.75%) Senior .NET Developer
19 17 (4.49%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (67.02%) .NET
2 250 (65.96%) WPF
3 119 (31.40%) WCF
4 99 (26.12%) ASP.NET
5 98 (25.86%) HTML
6 90 (23.75%) CSS
7 88 (23.22%) AngularJS
8 82 (21.64%) .NET Framework
9 81 (21.37%) jQuery
10 66 (17.41%) HTML5
11 60 (15.83%) Entity Framework
12 59 (15.57%) CSS3
13 52 (13.72%) ASP.NET MVC
14 44 (11.61%) XML
15 37 (9.76%) Backbone.js
16 34 (8.97%) WinForms
17 33 (8.71%) LINQ
18 32 (8.44%) JSON
18 32 (8.44%) Web Services
19 28 (7.39%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.18%) User Experience
2 26 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.07%) Fixed Income
4 17 (4.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 15 (3.96%) Computer Science
6 13 (3.43%) Derivative
6 13 (3.43%) Inversion of Control
7 11 (2.90%) N-Tier
8 9 (2.37%) Blog
8 9 (2.37%) Mobile App
9 8 (2.11%) Mathematics
9 8 (2.11%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.85%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.85%) Swaptions
11 6 (1.58%) Animation
12 5 (1.32%) Algorithms
12 5 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.06%) Equity Derivative
14 3 (0.79%) Blackberry
14 3 (0.79%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 72 (19.00%) Windows
2 10 (2.64%) Apple iOS
3 9 (2.37%) Android
4 6 (1.58%) Unix
5 4 (1.06%) Windows Phone
6 3 (0.79%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (0.53%) Linux
8 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (45.12%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (38.79%) TDD
3 136 (35.88%) MVC
4 92 (24.27%) OO
5 69 (18.21%) Multithreading
6 67 (17.68%) Scrum
7 59 (15.57%) BDD
8 55 (14.51%) Unit Testing
9 41 (10.82%) Software Engineering
10 30 (7.92%) Responsive Web Design
11 29 (7.65%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (7.39%) Dependency Injection
13 23 (6.07%) Risk Management
14 22 (5.80%) Open Source
14 22 (5.80%) Web Development
15 21 (5.54%) OOP
15 21 (5.54%) UML
16 19 (5.01%) Front End Development
16 19 (5.01%) SDLC
17 16 (4.22%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 289 (76.25%) C#
2 143 (37.73%) SQL
3 134 (35.36%) JavaScript
4 49 (12.93%) XAML
5 43 (11.35%) T-SQL
6 30 (7.92%) C++
7 23 (6.07%) PL/SQL
8 18 (4.75%) VB.NET
9 16 (4.22%) PowerShell
10 15 (3.96%) Java
11 10 (2.64%) VBA
12 8 (2.11%) C
13 7 (1.85%) PHP
14 6 (1.58%) CoffeeScript
14 6 (1.58%) VB
15 4 (1.06%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.53%) VC++
17 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
17 1 (0.26%) Python
17 1 (0.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 33 (8.71%) Degree
2 24 (6.33%) Security Cleared
3 19 (5.01%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.32%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.32%) PMP
5 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) MCAD
5 1 (0.26%) MCP
5 1 (0.26%) MCSD
5 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.53%) QA
2 1 (0.26%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.26%) EMIR
2 1 (0.26%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 71 (18.73%) Microsoft
2 33 (8.71%) Oracle
3 14 (3.69%) DevExpress
4 11 (2.90%) Telerik
5 9 (2.37%) Xamarin
6 6 (1.58%) ION Trading
6 6 (1.58%) Reuters
6 6 (1.58%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.06%) Apple
7 4 (1.06%) ESRI
7 4 (1.06%) Twitter
8 2 (0.53%) Facebook
8 2 (0.53%) Google
8 2 (0.53%) Perforce
8 2 (0.53%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.26%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.26%) SAP
9 1 (0.26%) Sencha
9 1 (0.26%) Sybase
9 1 (0.26%) VMware
Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £650 - 700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vita Exclusive Recruitment/Amelco
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Involved Solutions Ltd
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
CPS Group Limited
Rate: £300 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bedfordshire
Vivid Resourcing
Rate: £360 - 420 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £35,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 28 days ago