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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
Rank 107 97 100
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing MVVM 3 8 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.37% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.53% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Average daily rate
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£360 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.55% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £276 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £356 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £370 £315
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +17.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
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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
1545 1498 1374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.76% 69.32% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 827 667
Average daily rate £375 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 74 114
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -17.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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
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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 -6 1 £425 - 2
Solihull - - - -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
MVVM
England

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) WCF
4 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) CRM
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) MVC
4 3 (50.00%) Workflow
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) TDD
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 2 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
5 2 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter
6 1 (16.67%) Sass
6 1 (16.67%) AngularJS

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 2 (33.33%) CRM Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Lead Architect
3 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SOAP
2 4 (66.67%) Web Services
2 4 (66.67%) XML
2 4 (66.67%) WCF
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Reactive Extensions
4 2 (33.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) Silverlight
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) XSLT
5 1 (16.67%) WinForms
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (16.67%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) CRM
2 3 (50.00%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Twitter