Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 423 538 508
Rank change year-on-year +115 -30 +20
Contract jobs citing MVVM 485 311 362
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.53% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.41% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 413 233 279
England median daily rate £525 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £331 £325 £306
90th Percentile £661 £601 £588
UK median daily rate £525 £431 £400
% change year-on-year +21.74% +7.81% -3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 8
England median hourly rate £45.00 £46.50 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +8.14% +14.67%
10th Percentile £42.50 £45.75 £38.85
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.25 £47.81
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £46.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year -3.23% +8.14% +14.67%

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 78,131 75,874 81,307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.60% 84.05% 82.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,808 50,633 53,496
England median daily rate £450 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.53% +1.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £293 £269 £263
90th Percentile £638 £614 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,789 2,058 2,484
England median hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.41 £11.33 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £23.44 £24.50 £23.35
% change year-on-year -4.34% +4.93% +16.75%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 +64 329 £569 +19.74% 62
South East +19 83 £343 -14.38% 41
East of England -13 25 £388 +19.23% 9
North of England +51 17 £400 +6.67% 20
South West +23 16 £400 +5.26% 6
Midlands -3 16 £416 +16.43% 14
Yorkshire +27 13 £400 +3.23% 8
East Midlands -8 10 £394 +7.14% 11
West Midlands +12 6 £433 +23.57% 3
North West +16 3 £390 +24.80% 12
North East - 1 - -
MVVM
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for MVVM.

1 398 (82.06%) C#
2 303 (62.47%) .NET
3 281 (57.94%) WPF
4 208 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
5 196 (40.41%) SQL Server
6 172 (35.46%) TDD
7 154 (31.75%) MVC
8 143 (29.48%) WCF
9 138 (28.45%) AngularJS
10 136 (28.04%) JavaScript
11 132 (27.22%) SQL
12 131 (27.01%) HTML
13 126 (25.98%) .NET Framework
14 122 (25.15%) Banking
15 121 (24.95%) Finance
16 115 (23.71%) Front Office
17 103 (21.24%) ASP.NET Web API
18 92 (18.97%) OO
19 85 (17.53%) Web Services
19 85 (17.53%) HTML5
20 82 (16.91%) CSS
21 81 (16.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 80 (16.49%) Unit Testing
23 75 (15.46%) Fixed Income
23 75 (15.46%) Reactive Extensions
24 74 (15.26%) Electronic Trading
25 69 (14.23%) Multithreading
25 69 (14.23%) SQL Server 2012
26 67 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
26 67 (13.81%) Java

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 15 (3.09%) IIS
2 14 (2.89%) CMS
2 14 (2.89%) Sitecore CMS
3 13 (2.68%) BizTalk Server
4 6 (1.24%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.03%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.62%) Apache
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.41%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.41%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.21%) nginx
8 1 (0.21%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (3.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 16 (3.30%) OmniGraffle
2 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (2.27%) SimCorp Dimension
2 10 (2.06%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.21%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 32 (6.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (1.65%) GitHub
3 3 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.41%) npm
4 2 (0.41%) Office 365
5 1 (0.21%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.21%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.62%) Bluetooth
2 2 (0.41%) Firewall
2 2 (0.41%) HTTP
2 2 (0.41%) Internet
2 2 (0.41%) Network Security
3 1 (0.21%) AMQP
3 1 (0.21%) CTI
3 1 (0.21%) Extranet
3 1 (0.21%) FIX Connectivity
3 1 (0.21%) Intranet
3 1 (0.21%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.21%) LDAP
3 1 (0.21%) PPP
3 1 (0.21%) Skype
3 1 (0.21%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 196 (40.41%) SQL Server
2 69 (14.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 41 (8.45%) SQL Server 2016
4 37 (7.63%) MongoDB
5 35 (7.22%) SQL Server 2014
6 34 (7.01%) SQL Server 2008
7 32 (6.60%) NoSQL
8 30 (6.19%) Relational Database
9 15 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 13 (2.68%) OLAP
11 9 (1.86%) RDBMS
12 8 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 8 (1.65%) SQLite
13 6 (1.24%) Big Data
13 6 (1.24%) Redis
14 5 (1.03%) Ingres
15 4 (0.82%) Oracle Database
15 4 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 3 (0.62%) Adabas
17 2 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 55 (11.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 51 (10.52%) Git (software)
3 49 (10.10%) NUnit
4 39 (8.04%) ReSharper
5 30 (6.19%) Visual Studio
6 26 (5.36%) Subversion
7 21 (4.33%) Jasmine
8 19 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 19 (3.92%) JIRA
9 16 (3.30%) Axure RP
9 16 (3.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 16 (3.30%) Selenium
10 14 (2.89%) MSBuild
11 13 (2.68%) Jenkins
11 13 (2.68%) StyleCop
12 12 (2.47%) Maven
12 12 (2.47%) Moq
13 8 (1.65%) Gradle
14 6 (1.24%) Mockito
14 6 (1.24%) TeamCity
General
1 122 (25.15%) Banking
2 121 (24.95%) Finance
3 115 (23.71%) Front Office
4 58 (11.96%) Investment Banking
5 17 (3.51%) Retail
6 13 (2.68%) Legal
7 12 (2.47%) Back Office
8 11 (2.27%) Retail Banking
9 3 (0.62%) Law
9 3 (0.62%) Marketing
10 2 (0.41%) Games
10 2 (0.41%) German Language
10 2 (0.41%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.21%) Advertising
11 1 (0.21%) Automotive
11 1 (0.21%) Electronics
11 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 460 (94.85%) Developer
2 271 (55.88%) C# Developer
3 174 (35.88%) WPF Developer
4 145 (29.90%) C# WPF Developer
5 108 (22.27%) .NET Developer
6 62 (12.78%) C# .NET Developer
7 61 (12.58%) Senior Developer
8 59 (12.16%) WCF Developer
9 58 (11.96%) C# WCF Developer
10 52 (10.72%) JavaScript Developer
10 52 (10.72%) UI Developer
11 50 (10.31%) Angular Developer
12 41 (8.45%) HTML Developer
13 40 (8.25%) Full Stack Developer
14 37 (7.63%) Electronic Trading Developer
15 30 (6.19%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
16 29 (5.98%) Front Office Developer
17 28 (5.77%) iOS Developer
18 27 (5.57%) SQL Developer
19 22 (4.54%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 303 (62.47%) .NET
2 281 (57.94%) WPF
3 143 (29.48%) WCF
4 138 (28.45%) AngularJS
5 131 (27.01%) HTML
6 126 (25.98%) .NET Framework
7 103 (21.24%) ASP.NET Web API
8 85 (17.53%) HTML5
8 85 (17.53%) Web Services
9 82 (16.91%) CSS
10 75 (15.46%) Reactive Extensions
11 65 (13.40%) ASP.NET
12 52 (10.72%) jQuery
13 47 (9.69%) Entity Framework
13 47 (9.69%) Task Parallel Library
14 40 (8.25%) LINQ
15 36 (7.42%) RESTful
16 35 (7.22%) WinForms
17 34 (7.01%) ASP.NET MVC
18 30 (6.19%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 81 (16.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 75 (15.46%) Fixed Income
3 64 (13.20%) Greenfield Project
4 43 (8.87%) User Experience
5 24 (4.95%) Credit Risk
5 24 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
5 24 (4.95%) NHS
6 23 (4.74%) Market Risk
7 20 (4.12%) Derivative
8 18 (3.71%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.89%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (2.89%) Client/Server
10 11 (2.27%) Computer Science
11 9 (1.86%) Data Structures
12 8 (1.65%) iPad
13 7 (1.44%) Algorithms
13 7 (1.44%) Equities
14 6 (1.24%) iPhone
14 6 (1.24%) N-Tier
14 6 (1.24%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 59 (12.16%) Windows
2 42 (8.66%) Apple iOS
3 27 (5.57%) Android
4 22 (4.54%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.68%) Linux
6 9 (1.86%) Unix
7 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (42.89%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (35.46%) TDD
3 154 (31.75%) MVC
4 92 (18.97%) OO
5 80 (16.49%) Unit Testing
6 74 (15.26%) Electronic Trading
7 69 (14.23%) Multithreading
8 67 (13.81%) Continuous Integration
9 55 (11.34%) Scrum
10 53 (10.93%) SOA
11 43 (8.87%) E-Commerce
12 39 (8.04%) Software Engineering
13 38 (7.84%) Test Automation
14 37 (7.63%) Prototyping
15 36 (7.42%) Mathematics
16 34 (7.01%) Analytics
16 34 (7.01%) OOD
17 32 (6.60%) BDD
17 32 (6.60%) OOP
18 31 (6.39%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 398 (82.06%) C#
2 136 (28.04%) JavaScript
3 132 (27.22%) SQL
4 67 (13.81%) Java
5 37 (7.63%) T-SQL
6 29 (5.98%) Apple Swift
7 27 (5.57%) VB.NET
8 22 (4.54%) XAML
9 17 (3.51%) Objective-C
10 14 (2.89%) C++
11 13 (2.68%) PowerShell
12 12 (2.47%) TypeScript
13 7 (1.44%) PL/SQL
14 4 (0.82%) Ruby
14 4 (0.82%) VBA
15 3 (0.62%) PHP
15 3 (0.62%) Shell Script
16 2 (0.41%) NATURAL
16 2 (0.41%) Python
16 2 (0.41%) XPath
Qualifications
1 32 (6.60%) Degree
2 5 (1.03%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (1.03%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.03%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.95%) HL7
2 2 (0.41%) GDPR
2 2 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (0.41%) QA
3 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.86%) Docker
2 1 (0.21%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 51 (10.52%) Microsoft
2 44 (9.07%) Oracle
3 21 (4.33%) Xamarin
4 16 (3.30%) Adobe
5 14 (2.89%) Sitecore
5 14 (2.89%) TIBCO
6 12 (2.47%) Charles River
7 11 (2.27%) DevExpress
7 11 (2.27%) SimCorp
8 10 (2.06%) ION Trading
9 9 (1.86%) Bloomberg
10 6 (1.24%) MarketAxess
10 6 (1.24%) Tradeweb
11 5 (1.03%) Solace
12 4 (0.82%) Sybase
13 3 (0.62%) Murex
13 3 (0.62%) Reuters
13 3 (0.62%) Sencha
14 2 (0.41%) Apple
14 2 (0.41%) Tableau