The table below looks at the statistics for MVVM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVVM over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 107 108 102
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing MVVM 18 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.69% 0.14% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.20% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 4
Average daily rate £313 £349 £279
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.39% +25.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £340 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £358 £296
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £344 £345
% change year-on-year
+4.72% -0.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
MVVM
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2089 1528 1562
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.50% 70.06% 73.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1178 875 835
Average daily rate £405 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 103 81
Average hourly rate £20.00 £26.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -22.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.01 £11.50 £11.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £155.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

MVVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MVVM across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

MVVM Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MVVM
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MVVM across the West Midlands region.

MVVM Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

MVVM
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MVVM across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 February 2016.

MVVM Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

MVVM
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 14 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
Birmingham +5 11 £306 -9.25%
Wolverhampton - 3 - -
Kingswinford - 2 £379 -
Staffordshire - 1 - - 1
MVVM
England

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 25 (100.00%) C#
2 24 (96.00%) WPF
3 19 (76.00%) TDD
4 16 (64.00%) .NET
5 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
6 11 (44.00%) Subversion
7 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
7 9 (36.00%) OO
7 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (32.00%) Multithreading
8 8 (32.00%) BDD
9 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
10 4 (16.00%) WCF
11 3 (12.00%) XML
11 3 (12.00%) Games
11 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
12 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
12 2 (8.00%) MVC
12 2 (8.00%) C++
12 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
12 2 (8.00%) SQL
13 1 (4.00%) HTML
13 1 (4.00%) CSS
13 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
13 1 (4.00%) Finance
13 1 (4.00%) VC++
13 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
13 1 (4.00%) Scrum
13 1 (4.00%) WinForms

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (44.00%) Subversion
3 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (12.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 20 (80.00%) C# Developer
3 10 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 7 (28.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior C# Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (12.00%) WPF Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# WPF Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Agile C# Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Agile Developer
8 1 (4.00%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior WPF Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) WPF
2 16 (64.00%) .NET
3 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (16.00%) WCF
6 3 (12.00%) XML
7 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (4.00%) Ajax
8 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (4.00%) CSS
8 1 (4.00%) CSS3
8 1 (4.00%) HTML
8 1 (4.00%) jQuery
8 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (4.00%) WinForms
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (76.00%) TDD
2 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (36.00%) OO
3 8 (32.00%) BDD
3 8 (32.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (12.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) C++
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft