The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
England / South East
Rank 211 228 239
Rank change year-on-year +17 +11  
Contract jobs citing MVVM 34 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.44% 0.37% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 0.46% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 25 16
Median daily rate £400 £390 £334
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +16.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £610 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £325
% change year-on-year +2.73% +12.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £40.00

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 South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6315 7428 7722
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 81.49% 81.17% 79.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 3641 4585 4239
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 265 271
Median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.20% +21.21%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.75 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £61.00 £48.51
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

MVVM
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing MVVM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for MVVM in the South East

MVVM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVVM in the South East

MVVM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVVM in the South East over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVVM in the South East

MVVM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVVM in the South East

MVVM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Kent +29 20 £396 +9.31% 3
Oxfordshire - 5 £550 - 4
Hampshire +8 4 - - 2
Surrey +12 2 £474 +18.43% 1
West Sussex - 2 £335 - 2
East Sussex - 1 £401 - 1
MVVM
England

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 South East region with a requirement for MVVM.

1 50 (86.21%) C#
2 40 (68.97%) WPF
3 38 (65.52%) .NET
4 29 (50.00%) SQL
5 28 (48.28%) SQL Server
6 26 (44.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 25 (43.10%) Continuous Integration
7 25 (43.10%) MVC
8 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (36.21%) NUnit
10 20 (34.48%) TDD
10 20 (34.48%) WCF
11 19 (32.76%) Oracle
12 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET
12 18 (31.03%) LINQ
13 17 (29.31%) Unit Testing
13 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
14 16 (27.59%) ReSharper
14 16 (27.59%) Prototyping
15 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
16 14 (24.14%) VB.NET
16 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
16 14 (24.14%) Multithreading
17 13 (22.41%) RESTful
17 13 (22.41%) Moq
17 13 (22.41%) MSBuild
17 13 (22.41%) Caliburn.Micro
17 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET Web API
17 13 (22.41%) ADO.NET
17 13 (22.41%) Client/Server

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (5.17%) CMS
1 3 (5.17%) IIS
1 3 (5.17%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (48.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (44.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 21 (36.21%) NUnit
3 17 (29.31%) Git (software)
4 16 (27.59%) ReSharper
5 13 (22.41%) Moq
5 13 (22.41%) MSBuild
6 10 (17.24%) Selenium
6 10 (17.24%) SpecFlow
7 9 (15.52%) WebDriver
8 8 (13.79%) MSTest
9 4 (6.90%) Subversion
10 3 (5.17%) Jenkins
11 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
12 1 (1.72%) Bugzilla
12 1 (1.72%) git-flow
12 1 (1.72%) Grunt
12 1 (1.72%) webpack
General
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
2 2 (3.45%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
3 1 (1.72%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (74.14%) Developer
2 28 (48.28%) WPF Developer
3 24 (41.38%) .NET Developer
4 21 (36.21%) C# Developer
5 15 (25.86%) SQL Developer
6 13 (22.41%) WinForms Developer
7 12 (20.69%) C# WPF Developer
7 12 (20.69%) Oracle Developer
8 11 (18.97%) C# .NET Developer
9 10 (17.24%) WCF Developer
10 6 (10.34%) Analyst
10 6 (10.34%) Automation Test Analyst
10 6 (10.34%) Test Analyst
11 4 (6.90%) C# WCF Developer
11 4 (6.90%) Test Automation Engineer
11 4 (6.90%) Test Engineer
12 3 (5.17%) Development Manager
12 3 (5.17%) iOS Developer
12 3 (5.17%) Software Developer
13 1 (1.72%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (68.97%) WPF
2 38 (65.52%) .NET
3 20 (34.48%) WCF
4 18 (31.03%) ASP.NET
4 18 (31.03%) LINQ
5 14 (24.14%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (22.41%) ADO.NET
6 13 (22.41%) ASP.NET Web API
6 13 (22.41%) Caliburn.Micro
6 13 (22.41%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
6 13 (22.41%) RESTful
6 13 (22.41%) WinForms
7 11 (18.97%) SOAP
8 10 (17.24%) XML
9 8 (13.79%) .NET Framework
9 8 (13.79%) Web Services
10 5 (8.62%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.62%) CSS
10 5 (8.62%) HTML
11 4 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.41%) Client/Server
2 7 (12.07%) Mobile App
3 6 (10.34%) Computer Science
4 4 (6.90%) Virtual Team
5 2 (3.45%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.72%) e-Learning
6 1 (1.72%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.79%) Windows
2 3 (5.17%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Continuous Integration
1 25 (43.10%) MVC
2 22 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (34.48%) TDD
4 17 (29.31%) Unit Testing
5 16 (27.59%) Prototyping
6 14 (24.14%) Multithreading
7 9 (15.52%) BDD
7 9 (15.52%) Kanban
7 9 (15.52%) Multithreaded Programming
7 9 (15.52%) Test Strategy
8 8 (13.79%) Non-Functional Testing
9 5 (8.62%) Low Latency
9 5 (8.62%) Test Automation
10 4 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
10 4 (6.90%) SDLC
10 4 (6.90%) Software Architecture
11 3 (5.17%) iOS Development
11 3 (5.17%) OWASP
11 3 (5.17%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (86.21%) C#
2 29 (50.00%) SQL
3 14 (24.14%) VB.NET
4 9 (15.52%) T-SQL
5 8 (13.79%) PowerShell
6 5 (8.62%) JavaScript
7 3 (5.17%) Apple Swift
8 2 (3.45%) Java
9 1 (1.72%) ES6
Qualifications
1 6 (10.34%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) Oracle
2 15 (25.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.90%) Infragistics
4 3 (5.17%) Sitecore
5 2 (3.45%) Apple
5 2 (3.45%) RedGate
6 1 (1.72%) Cisco
6 1 (1.72%) VMware
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