The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 29 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)
UK > Scotland
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 149 130
Rank change year-on-year +46 -19  
Contract jobs citing MVVM 13 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.59% 0.068% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.079% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 3
Scotland median daily rate £300 £319 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% -1.92%  
10th Percentile £288 £302 £223
90th Percentile £378 £351 £378
UK median daily rate £480 £481 £425
% change year-on-year -0.20% +13.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1810 2531 2453
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 82.12% 85.56% 81.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3440 5204 3939
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +4.16%  
10th Percentile £280 £233 £256
90th Percentile £575 £500 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £413
% change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 135 220
Scotland median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +22.95%  
10th Percentile £13.75 £13.97 £12.96
90th Percentile £50.00 £43.00 £40.38
UK median hourly rate £32.50 £28.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +16.07% +1.81%  

MVVM
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for MVVM in Scotland

MVVM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVVM in Scotland

MVVM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVVM in Scotland over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVVM in Scotland

MVVM
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 7 £450 -
Edinburgh +19 6 £300 -5.88%
MVVM
UK

For the 6 months to 29 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 Scotland region with a requirement for MVVM.

1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (89.66%) WPF
3 25 (86.21%) .NET
4 16 (55.17%) Finance
5 13 (44.83%) XAML
5 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (44.83%) Adobe
6 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
6 12 (41.38%) Photoshop
7 11 (37.93%) User Experience
8 10 (34.48%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (31.03%) Web Services
9 9 (31.03%) OOP
9 9 (31.03%) OO
9 9 (31.03%) Flash
9 9 (31.03%) Front End Development
9 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Blend
10 4 (13.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (13.79%) Xamarin
10 4 (13.79%) Java
10 4 (13.79%) TDD
11 3 (10.34%) Scrum
11 3 (10.34%) Oracle
11 3 (10.34%) Windows
11 3 (10.34%) Fintech
12 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
12 2 (6.90%) Android
12 2 (6.90%) Silverlight
12 2 (6.90%) LINQ
12 2 (6.90%) Mainframe

MVVM
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Photoshop
2 10 (34.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (13.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 20 (68.97%) WPF Developer
3 17 (58.62%) C# Developer
4 14 (48.28%) C# WPF Developer
5 6 (20.69%) .NET Developer
5 6 (20.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (17.24%) UI Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (13.79%) UI/UX Developer
7 4 (13.79%) UX Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
8 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (6.90%) Xamarin Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Designer
9 1 (3.45%) Mobile Applications Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Mobile Developer
9 1 (3.45%) Software Developer
9 1 (3.45%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (89.66%) WPF
2 25 (86.21%) .NET
3 9 (31.03%) Flash
3 9 (31.03%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) LINQ
4 2 (6.90%) Silverlight
5 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 1 (3.45%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Fintech
3 2 (6.90%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Front End Development
2 9 (31.03%) OO
2 9 (31.03%) OOP
3 4 (13.79%) TDD
4 3 (10.34%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
6 1 (3.45%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (44.83%) XAML
3 4 (13.79%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) Adobe
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (13.79%) Xamarin
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) DevExpress
5 1 (3.45%) Perforce
5 1 (3.45%) Telerik