Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 24 February 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)
South East > Kent
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 51 62
Rank change year-on-year +25 +11 -10
Contract jobs citing MVVM 52 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 9.83% 2.00% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.62% 2.40% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 6 3
Kent median daily rate £330 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.84% +6.90% +13.28%
10th Percentile £326 £363 £331
90th Percentile £350 £400 £455
South East median daily rate £338 £401 £375
% change year-on-year -15.73% +6.80% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Kent median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 412 416 484
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Kent 77.88% 83.37% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 299 356
Kent median daily rate £350 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% -10.00%
10th Percentile £262 £201 £196
90th Percentile £638 £538 £503
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 29
Kent median hourly rate £35.00 £21.78 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.73% +11.67% -12.69%
10th Percentile £25.50 £9.61 £12.25
90th Percentile £40.71 £29.92 £40.25
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -1.76% -16.67% +50.00%

MVVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for MVVM in Kent

MVVM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVVM in Kent

MVVM
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the Kent region over the 6 months to 24 February 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
Maidstone +4 20 £338 -10.00%
West Malling - 5 £345 -
Tunbridge Wells +8 4 £375 - 1
Canterbury - 4 £328 -
MVVM
South East

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 Kent region with a requirement for MVVM.

1 52 (100.00%) C#
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (90.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 43 (82.69%) Web Services
4 32 (61.54%) TDD
5 31 (59.62%) WCF
5 31 (59.62%) WPF
6 29 (55.77%) .NET Framework
7 28 (53.85%) SQL Server
8 27 (51.92%) ReSharper
9 26 (50.00%) MVC
10 25 (48.08%) Windows
10 25 (48.08%) Prototyping
10 25 (48.08%) Unit Testing
11 24 (46.15%) HL7
11 24 (46.15%) NHS
12 22 (42.31%) Caliburn.Micro
12 22 (42.31%) NUnit
13 19 (36.54%) CSS
13 19 (36.54%) HTML
14 16 (30.77%) VB.NET
14 16 (30.77%) E-Commerce
14 16 (30.77%) Backbone.js
14 16 (30.77%) Software Architecture
14 16 (30.77%) OWASP
14 16 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
14 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (30.77%) AngularJS
15 14 (26.92%) LINQ
16 13 (25.00%) StyleCop

MVVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 7 (13.46%) CMS
1 7 (13.46%) IIS
1 7 (13.46%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 16 (30.77%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 27 (51.92%) ReSharper
2 22 (42.31%) NUnit
3 13 (25.00%) StyleCop
4 9 (17.31%) MSBuild
4 9 (17.31%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (13.46%) Git (software)
5 7 (13.46%) Moq
General
1 5 (9.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (100.00%) Developer
2 49 (94.23%) C# Developer
3 28 (53.85%) .NET Developer
4 25 (48.08%) C# .NET Developer
5 23 (44.23%) C# WCF Developer
5 23 (44.23%) WCF Developer
6 20 (38.46%) C# WPF Developer
6 20 (38.46%) WPF Developer
7 6 (11.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 4 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 4 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
9 3 (5.77%) HTML CSS Developer
9 3 (5.77%) HTML Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (5.77%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (100.00%) .NET
2 47 (90.38%) ASP.NET Web API
3 43 (82.69%) Web Services
4 31 (59.62%) WCF
4 31 (59.62%) WPF
5 29 (55.77%) .NET Framework
6 22 (42.31%) Caliburn.Micro
7 19 (36.54%) CSS
7 19 (36.54%) HTML
8 16 (30.77%) AngularJS
8 16 (30.77%) Backbone.js
8 16 (30.77%) KnockoutJS
9 14 (26.92%) LINQ
10 10 (19.23%) ASP.NET
11 7 (13.46%) ADO.NET
11 7 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
11 7 (13.46%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 7 (13.46%) WinForms
12 3 (5.77%) jQuery
12 3 (5.77%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (46.15%) NHS
2 9 (17.31%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 25 (48.08%) Windows
2 12 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) TDD
2 26 (50.00%) MVC
3 25 (48.08%) Prototyping
3 25 (48.08%) Unit Testing
4 16 (30.77%) E-Commerce
4 16 (30.77%) OWASP
4 16 (30.77%) Software Architecture
5 9 (17.31%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.77%) Performance Testing
6 3 (5.77%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (30.77%) VB.NET
3 9 (17.31%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (46.15%) HL7
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Oracle
2 7 (13.46%) Sitecore