Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MVVM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVVM over the 6 months to 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 508 453 570
Rank change year-on-year -55 +117 -15
Contract jobs citing MVVM 377 402 323
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.46% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.54% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 324 252
England median daily rate £513 £500 £493
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +1.52% +17.61%
10th Percentile £413 £340 £325
90th Percentile £675 £638 £650
UK median daily rate £500 £485 £485
% change year-on-year +3.09% - +21.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
England median hourly rate £51.25 £50.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £46.88 £41.25 £42.50
90th Percentile £56.63 £58.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £51.25 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year +2.50% +11.11% +12.50%

MVVM is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 81,576 74,700 85,808
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.83% 85.16% 84.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,250 49,195 57,202
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £268
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £449 £425
% change year-on-year +0.33% +5.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,261 1,931 2,059
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.16% +4.26% +11.90%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.38 £11.72
90th Percentile £50.50 £51.25 £48.55
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +12.54%

MVVM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MVVM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MVVM in England

MVVM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing MVVM in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for MVVM in England

MVVM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVVM in England over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVVM in England

MVVM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVVM in England

MVVM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the England region over the 6 months to 20 July 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -10 310 £525 -2.78% 49
Midlands -11 20 £400 +8.84% 20
South East -76 20 £425 +13.33% 35
East Midlands -2 15 £400 +8.84% 9
East of England +4 12 £450 +7.14% 11
North of England -16 11 £425 +36.00% 28
Yorkshire -19 6 £425 +13.33% 6
South West -20 5 £400 - 8
West Midlands - 5 £350 - 11
North West -13 3 £450 +50.00% 22
North East - 2 £153 -
MVVM
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing MVVM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for MVVM.

1 227 (60.21%) C#
2 222 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
3 214 (56.76%) .NET
4 177 (46.95%) TDD
5 170 (45.09%) MVC
6 166 (44.03%) WPF
7 137 (36.34%) JavaScript
8 123 (32.63%) AngularJS
9 107 (28.38%) SQL Server
10 101 (26.79%) SQL
11 95 (25.20%) OO
12 85 (22.55%) HTML
13 80 (21.22%) WCF
14 79 (20.95%) Multithreading
14 79 (20.95%) Microsoft Azure
15 78 (20.69%) Java
16 75 (19.89%) Git (software)
16 75 (19.89%) Greenfield Project
17 70 (18.57%) CSS
18 67 (17.77%) HTML5
19 64 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
20 63 (16.71%) Finance
21 60 (15.92%) Android
22 58 (15.38%) CSS3
23 57 (15.12%) ASP.NET
24 53 (14.06%) Front Office
25 52 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 51 (13.53%) User Experience
27 50 (13.26%) Node.js
27 50 (13.26%) SOA

MVVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 19 (5.04%) Confluence
2 6 (1.59%) CMS
2 6 (1.59%) IIS
3 5 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (0.53%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.27%) Liferay
5 1 (0.27%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (5.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 19 (5.04%) OmniGraffle
1 19 (5.04%) Photoshop
2 17 (4.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.80%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.12%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 79 (20.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (6.10%) GitHub
3 21 (5.57%) npm
4 6 (1.59%) TestFlight
5 5 (1.33%) NuGet
5 5 (1.33%) SaaS
6 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.27%) Google Play
7 1 (0.27%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.63%) AMQP
2 3 (0.80%) Bluetooth
2 3 (0.80%) HTTP
3 2 (0.53%) Internet
4 1 (0.27%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.27%) FTP
4 1 (0.27%) RTMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (28.38%) SQL Server
2 64 (16.98%) SQL Server 2012
3 49 (13.00%) SQL Server 2016
4 47 (12.47%) SQL Server 2014
5 19 (5.04%) SQL Server 2008
6 17 (4.51%) Azure SQL Database
7 15 (3.98%) NoSQL
8 9 (2.39%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.59%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.06%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.53%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.53%) MySQL
12 2 (0.53%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
13 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
13 1 (0.27%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 75 (19.89%) Git (software)
2 40 (10.61%) Jasmine
3 37 (9.81%) Karma Test Runner
4 26 (6.90%) JIRA
5 22 (5.84%) Selenium
6 20 (5.31%) Axure RP
6 20 (5.31%) Grunt
7 19 (5.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 18 (4.77%) Cucumber
8 18 (4.77%) Jenkins
9 17 (4.51%) CocoaPods
9 17 (4.51%) Mocha
9 17 (4.51%) Protractor
10 16 (4.24%) SpecFlow
11 14 (3.71%) Xcode
12 13 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 12 (3.18%) Subversion
13 12 (3.18%) Team Foundation Server
13 12 (3.18%) Visual Studio
14 8 (2.12%) NUnit
General
1 63 (16.71%) Finance
2 53 (14.06%) Front Office
3 42 (11.14%) Banking
4 29 (7.69%) Investment Banking
5 15 (3.98%) Automotive
6 14 (3.71%) Back Office
7 11 (2.92%) Retail
8 3 (0.80%) Advertising
8 3 (0.80%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.80%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 359 (95.23%) Developer
2 147 (38.99%) C# Developer
3 114 (30.24%) WPF Developer
4 89 (23.61%) C# WPF Developer
5 82 (21.75%) .NET Developer
6 79 (20.95%) Senior Developer
7 49 (13.00%) C# .NET Developer
8 44 (11.67%) Angular Developer
9 41 (10.88%) Android Developer
10 38 (10.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 35 (9.28%) UI Developer
12 32 (8.49%) iOS Developer
13 29 (7.69%) SQL Developer
14 26 (6.90%) Senior Android Developer
14 26 (6.90%) WCF Developer
15 23 (6.10%) Senior C# Developer
16 22 (5.84%) C# WCF Developer
17 19 (5.04%) JavaScript Developer
18 18 (4.77%) Front Office Developer
18 18 (4.77%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 214 (56.76%) .NET
2 166 (44.03%) WPF
3 123 (32.63%) AngularJS
4 85 (22.55%) HTML
5 80 (21.22%) WCF
6 70 (18.57%) CSS
7 67 (17.77%) HTML5
8 58 (15.38%) CSS3
9 57 (15.12%) ASP.NET
10 52 (13.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 50 (13.26%) Node.js
12 47 (12.47%) Task Parallel Library
13 45 (11.94%) Web Services
14 42 (11.14%) Reactive Extensions
15 40 (10.61%) .NET Framework
16 39 (10.34%) RxJava
17 33 (8.75%) React
18 28 (7.43%) JSON
19 23 (6.10%) REST
19 23 (6.10%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (19.89%) Greenfield Project
2 51 (13.53%) User Experience
3 38 (10.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 36 (9.55%) Fixed Income
5 17 (4.51%) Derivative
6 15 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
6 15 (3.98%) Hedge funds
7 11 (2.92%) Blog
8 10 (2.65%) iPhone
9 9 (2.39%) Mobile App
10 8 (2.12%) Equities
10 8 (2.12%) Equity Derivative
11 7 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (1.86%) Market Risk
11 7 (1.86%) N-Tier
12 6 (1.59%) Computer Science
12 6 (1.59%) Credit Risk
12 6 (1.59%) Fintech
13 5 (1.33%) OTC Derivatives
14 3 (0.80%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 60 (15.92%) Android
2 44 (11.67%) Apple iOS
3 24 (6.37%) Windows
4 17 (4.51%) Linux
5 7 (1.86%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.27%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 222 (58.89%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (46.95%) TDD
3 170 (45.09%) MVC
4 95 (25.20%) OO
5 79 (20.95%) Multithreading
6 50 (13.26%) SOA
7 49 (13.00%) Open Source
8 44 (11.67%) Scrum
8 44 (11.67%) Unit Testing
9 43 (11.41%) Android Development
10 40 (10.61%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (9.55%) BDD
11 36 (9.55%) Mathematics
11 36 (9.55%) Waterfall
12 35 (9.28%) Front End Development
13 34 (9.02%) iOS Development
14 33 (8.75%) Electronic Trading
15 32 (8.49%) OOA/OOD
15 32 (8.49%) Web Development
16 30 (7.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 227 (60.21%) C#
2 137 (36.34%) JavaScript
3 101 (26.79%) SQL
4 78 (20.69%) Java
5 38 (10.08%) TypeScript
6 31 (8.22%) Apple Swift
7 26 (6.90%) Objective-C
7 26 (6.90%) PL/SQL
8 21 (5.57%) VB.NET
9 18 (4.77%) Kotlin
9 18 (4.77%) VBA
10 16 (4.24%) Bash Shell
11 13 (3.45%) XAML
12 11 (2.92%) T-SQL
13 10 (2.65%) Python
14 5 (1.33%) C++
14 5 (1.33%) R
15 3 (0.80%) C
15 3 (0.80%) Scala
16 2 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (10.88%) Security Cleared
2 38 (10.08%) Degree
2 38 (10.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.53%) Numerate Degree
3 2 (0.53%) PhD
4 1 (0.27%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.27%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.71%) QA
2 1 (0.27%) GCP
2 1 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 32 (8.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (1.86%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (0.27%) Ansible
2 1 (0.27%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 47 (12.47%) Microsoft
2 40 (10.61%) Adobe
3 21 (5.57%) Tableau
4 11 (2.92%) Charles River
5 10 (2.65%) Oracle
6 8 (2.12%) ION Trading
7 7 (1.86%) Google
8 6 (1.59%) Atlassian
8 6 (1.59%) Telerik
9 5 (1.33%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.33%) Xamarin
10 4 (1.06%) DevExpress
11 3 (0.80%) Cadence
11 3 (0.80%) Capita
12 2 (0.53%) IBM
12 2 (0.53%) Murex
13 1 (0.27%) Bloomberg
13 1 (0.27%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.27%) Reuters
13 1 (0.27%) TIBCO