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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MVVM over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank - 127 119
Contract jobs citing MVVM 0 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.039% 0.084%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.051% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £301 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.96%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £338 £368
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £40.75 £43.00
% change year-on-year
+10.42% -5.23%
MVVM
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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
2258 1946 1787
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.31% 76.08% 75.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1212 943
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £260 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £515 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 90 109
Median hourly rate £20.50 £29.00 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.31% -15.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £15.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

MVVM
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing MVVM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Top 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for MVVM.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) TDD
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# WPF Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) OO
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) SQL