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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 471 472 434
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -38
Contract jobs citing MVVM 177 170 190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.30% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.39% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 118 119
Median daily rate £525 £400 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £328 £364
% change year-on-year
+19.08% -9.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.97%

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
45369 44062 42291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.62% 78.90% 77.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29987 27471 26430
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 £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1041 1287 1211
Median hourly rate £33.50 £29.82 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.34% -0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.73 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.50 £47.88 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -8 173 £525 +29.23% 86
London +37 126 £575 +4.54% 31
City of London +54 31 £613 +24.05% 6
South East -27 21 £400 +18.08% 16
Buckinghamshire +14 9 £390 +20.00% 2
East of England +8 8 £395 -0.62% 3
Milton Keynes +11 7 £390 +20.00%
North West -5 6 £313 +4.16% 11
Surrey -16 5 £400 +10.34% 4
Berkshire +5 4 £675 +68.75% 1
Nottingham +4 4 £425 - 4
South West -1 4 £319 +2.00% 5
East Midlands -1 4 £425 +30.76% 9
Nottinghamshire -2 4 £425 - 4
North East -30 4 £300 +9.09% 1
Tyne and Wear - 4 £300 - 1
Cambridgeshire +6 3 £388 +31.35% 2
Manchester -9 3 - - 5
Cheshire -13 3 £313 +13.63% 5
Windsor - 3 £675 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £300 - 1
Leatherhead - 3 £400 -
Suffolk +4 2 £438 +9.37%
Wales +1 2 £350 +14.75%
South Wales -2 2 £350 +14.75%
Bristol -4 2 £338 - 3
Cardiff -18 2 £350 +14.75%
Scotland -19 2 £300 -20.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 2 £408 -
Somerset - 2 £319 -

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 290 (83.57%) C#
2 260 (74.93%) .NET
3 250 (72.05%) WPF
4 157 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
5 145 (41.79%) TDD
6 110 (31.70%) SQL Server
7 108 (31.12%) JavaScript
8 105 (30.26%) MVC
9 104 (29.97%) SQL
10 88 (25.36%) .NET Framework
11 85 (24.50%) WCF
12 78 (22.48%) Microsoft
13 70 (20.17%) ASP.NET
14 69 (19.88%) OO
15 67 (19.31%) HTML
16 65 (18.73%) Front Office
16 65 (18.73%) AngularJS
17 62 (17.87%) BDD
17 62 (17.87%) Multithreading
18 61 (17.58%) Unit Testing
19 60 (17.29%) Windows
20 59 (17.00%) CSS
20 59 (17.00%) Scrum
20 59 (17.00%) XAML
21 51 (14.70%) Visual Studio
21 51 (14.70%) HTML5
22 49 (14.12%) jQuery
23 48 (13.83%) Oracle
24 47 (13.54%) Git (software)
25 46 (13.26%) Entity Framework

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 16 (4.61%) Node.js
2 6 (1.73%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (1.73%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.15%) NServiceBus
4 3 (0.86%) IIS
5 2 (0.58%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.58%) Sitefinity
6 1 (0.29%) CMS
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (6.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.73%) MS Office
2 6 (1.73%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.29%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (6.34%) RMDS
2 11 (3.17%) ION MarketView
3 5 (1.44%) Endur
4 4 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (6.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (4.61%) GitHub
3 8 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.02%) Google App Engine
4 7 (2.02%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.15%) SaaS
6 3 (0.86%) Office 365
7 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.02%) HTTP
2 3 (0.86%) Network Security
3 2 (0.58%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.29%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (31.70%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.90%) SQL Server 2008
2 17 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (4.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 10 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
5 8 (2.31%) MS Access
5 8 (2.31%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (2.02%) NoSQL
7 6 (1.73%) MySQL
7 6 (1.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.73%) Relational Database
8 5 (1.44%) MongoDB
8 5 (1.44%) Oracle Database 10g
9 4 (1.15%) Redis
9 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.58%) DB2
10 2 (0.58%) Oracle9i Database
10 2 (0.58%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.58%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 51 (14.70%) Visual Studio
2 47 (13.54%) Git (software)
3 44 (12.68%) NUnit
4 29 (8.36%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (7.78%) Subversion
6 17 (4.90%) SpecFlow
7 16 (4.61%) Moq
8 15 (4.32%) Jasmine
9 11 (3.17%) Grunt
10 10 (2.88%) TeamCity
11 9 (2.59%) Selenium
12 8 (2.31%) Cucumber
12 8 (2.31%) MSTest
12 8 (2.31%) NCrunch
12 8 (2.31%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 7 (2.02%) JBehave
13 7 (2.02%) JUnit
13 7 (2.02%) Maven
13 7 (2.02%) Mockito
13 7 (2.02%) NSubstitute
General
1 65 (18.73%) Front Office
2 41 (11.82%) Banking
3 33 (9.51%) Finance
4 25 (7.20%) Investment Banking
5 9 (2.59%) Games
6 4 (1.15%) Marketing
7 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.29%) Back Office
7 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.29%) Publishing
7 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 292 (84.15%) Developer
2 183 (52.74%) C# Developer
3 115 (33.14%) WPF Developer
4 104 (29.97%) .NET Developer
5 93 (26.80%) C# WPF Developer
6 74 (21.33%) C# .NET Developer
7 44 (12.68%) Senior Developer
8 41 (11.82%) JavaScript Developer
9 30 (8.65%) Senior C# Developer
10 23 (6.63%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
10 23 (6.63%) Electronic Trading Developer
10 23 (6.63%) Front Office Developer
11 21 (6.05%) ASP.NET Developer
11 21 (6.05%) C# Developer - Investment Banking
12 19 (5.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (5.48%) HTML Developer
12 19 (5.48%) Senior WPF Developer
12 19 (5.48%) Software Developer
13 17 (4.90%) C# GUI Developer
13 17 (4.90%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (74.93%) .NET
2 250 (72.05%) WPF
3 88 (25.36%) .NET Framework
4 85 (24.50%) WCF
5 70 (20.17%) ASP.NET
6 67 (19.31%) HTML
7 65 (18.73%) AngularJS
8 59 (17.00%) CSS
9 51 (14.70%) HTML5
10 49 (14.12%) jQuery
11 46 (13.26%) Entity Framework
12 43 (12.39%) WinForms
13 41 (11.82%) Reactive Extensions
14 40 (11.53%) XML
15 36 (10.37%) Web Services
16 35 (10.09%) ASP.NET MVC
17 32 (9.22%) CSS3
18 31 (8.93%) JSON
19 26 (7.49%) ASP.NET Web API
20 24 (6.92%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.53%) User Experience
2 34 (9.80%) Fixed Income
3 29 (8.36%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (8.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 12 (3.46%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (2.88%) Blog
6 10 (2.88%) Equities
7 7 (2.02%) Derivative
8 6 (1.73%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.73%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (1.44%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.44%) Video on Demand
10 4 (1.15%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.15%) iPad
11 3 (0.86%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.86%) Embedded Systems
11 3 (0.86%) Equity Derivative
11 3 (0.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 60 (17.29%) Windows
2 8 (2.31%) Windows 7
3 5 (1.44%) Android
3 5 (1.44%) Apple iOS
3 5 (1.44%) Unix
3 5 (1.44%) Windows Phone
4 3 (0.86%) Linux
4 3 (0.86%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (0.58%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (41.79%) TDD
3 105 (30.26%) MVC
4 69 (19.88%) OO
5 62 (17.87%) BDD
5 62 (17.87%) Multithreading
6 61 (17.58%) Unit Testing
7 59 (17.00%) Scrum
8 38 (10.95%) Electronic Trading
9 36 (10.37%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (7.20%) Software Engineering
11 20 (5.76%) Open Source
12 19 (5.48%) SDLC
12 19 (5.48%) Web Development
13 18 (5.19%) Dependency Injection
13 18 (5.19%) SOLID
14 15 (4.32%) OOP
14 15 (4.32%) SOA
15 14 (4.03%) Front End Development
16 13 (3.75%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 290 (83.57%) C#
2 108 (31.12%) JavaScript
3 104 (29.97%) SQL
4 59 (17.00%) XAML
5 25 (7.20%) T-SQL
6 23 (6.63%) Java
7 20 (5.76%) C++
7 20 (5.76%) PL/SQL
8 17 (4.90%) VBA
9 11 (3.17%) VB.NET
10 10 (2.88%) PHP
11 9 (2.59%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.86%) C
12 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.86%) VC++
13 2 (0.58%) Python
14 1 (0.29%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.29%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (4.32%) Security Cleared
2 13 (3.75%) Degree
3 11 (3.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.58%) MCITP
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.29%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.44%) MiFID
2 1 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.29%) EMIR
2 1 (0.29%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (0.29%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 78 (22.48%) Microsoft
2 48 (13.83%) Oracle
3 24 (6.92%) TIBCO
4 23 (6.63%) ION Trading
5 22 (6.34%) Reuters
6 21 (6.05%) DevExpress
7 15 (4.32%) Telerik
8 7 (2.02%) Google
9 6 (1.73%) Sybase
9 6 (1.73%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.15%) Twitter
11 2 (0.58%) DataSynapse
11 2 (0.58%) Facebook
11 2 (0.58%) Informatica
11 2 (0.58%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.29%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.29%) Capita
12 1 (0.29%) Infragistics
12 1 (0.29%) Perforce
12 1 (0.29%) VMware
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