The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for MVVM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MVVM over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 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)
England / North West
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 157 148
Contract jobs citing MVVM 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.053% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.065% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £350 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.87%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -9.37% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +27.77% -  

MVVM is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2383 3100 2861
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.70% 82.23% 78.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 5041 7746 6099
Median daily rate £413 £418 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.19% +7.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £278 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 238 292
Median hourly rate £40.00 £28.50 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.35% -16.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.59 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £55.73 £57.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

MVVM
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing MVVM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for MVVM in the North West

MVVM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVVM in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for MVVM.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) SAP

MVVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (25.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (25.00%) gulp
2 1 (25.00%) webpack
General
1 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) CSS
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
3 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) jQuery
3 1 (25.00%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (25.00%) LESS
3 1 (25.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) API Integration
2 1 (25.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 1 (25.00%) E-Procurement
2 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) TDD
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) JD Edwards
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) SAP