The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Model-View-ViewModel (MVVM)
UK
Rank 408 467 487
Rank change year-on-year +59 +20  
Contract jobs citing MVVM 187 181 137
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.41% 0.34% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 152 99
Median daily rate £485 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.00% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £325
% change year-on-year +2.73% +12.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £40.00
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37646 44098 42190
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.11% 82.88% 79.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 24821 28901 26121
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1111 1212
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £27.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +34.67%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

MVVM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

MVVM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MVVM in the UK

MVVM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MVVM over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVVM in the UK

MVVM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVVM in the UK

MVVM
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MVVM within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +25 170 £500 -2.43% 90
London +15 95 £550 -4.34% 33
South East +21 35 £400 +2.56% 18
City of London +4 24 £513 -16.32% 8
Kent +23 21 £396 +9.31% 3
East Midlands +10 19 £368 +8.08% 5
Scotland +38 16 £325 - 3
Nottingham +21 14 £368 +0.68%
Nottinghamshire +17 14 £368 +0.68% 1
South West +12 12 £413 +26.92% 3
Wiltshire - 11 £425 -
Swindon - 11 £425 -
Edinburgh - 9 £325 -
Glasgow +8 7 - - 2
Oxfordshire - 5 £550 - 4
North West +26 4 £300 -4.00% 15
Tunbridge Wells +15 4 - - 2
Hampshire +12 4 - - 2
Derbyshire - 4 £270 -
Abingdon - 4 £550 -
Derby - 4 £270 -
Maidstone - 4 £375 -
Manchester +15 3 £300 - 10
Yorkshire +15 3 £400 +35.59% 2
West Malling - 3 £400 -
Surrey +5 2 £474 +18.43%
East of England -7 2 £456 +19.28% 9
North Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
West Sussex - 2 £335 - 3
Southampton - 2 - - 1

MVVM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 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 with a requirement for MVVM.

1 313 (87.68%) C#
2 269 (75.35%) .NET
3 267 (74.79%) WPF
4 169 (47.34%) TDD
5 144 (40.34%) SQL Server
6 126 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
7 108 (30.25%) SQL
8 104 (29.13%) MVC
8 104 (29.13%) WCF
9 89 (24.93%) AngularJS
10 85 (23.81%) JavaScript
11 80 (22.41%) Microsoft
12 76 (21.29%) OO
13 74 (20.73%) .NET Framework
14 73 (20.45%) NUnit
15 71 (19.89%) HTML
16 69 (19.33%) Finance
17 68 (19.05%) ASP.NET
18 66 (18.49%) Multithreading
19 61 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
20 59 (16.53%) HTML5
21 58 (16.25%) Banking
21 58 (16.25%) XAML
22 56 (15.69%) BDD
23 55 (15.41%) Git (software)
24 50 (14.01%) Dependency Injection
25 49 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
26 48 (13.45%) Unit Testing
26 48 (13.45%) RESTful
26 48 (13.45%) Front Office

MVVM
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (2.52%) Apache Spark
2 7 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.68%) IIS
4 4 (1.12%) CMS
4 4 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
5 3 (0.84%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.28%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.28%) DataSynapse
7 1 (0.28%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.28%) SAS
7 1 (0.28%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (6.16%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.04%) Photoshop
3 10 (2.80%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (2.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (2.52%) OmniGraffle
5 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.28%) MS Project
7 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (3.36%) RMDS
2 2 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.56%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.28%) Endur
3 1 (0.28%) SimCorp Dimension
3 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 37 (10.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.40%) GitHub
4 4 (1.12%) Office 365
5 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.28%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.20%) AMQP
2 4 (1.12%) snoop
3 1 (0.28%) HTTP
3 1 (0.28%) Internet
3 1 (0.28%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.28%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (40.34%) SQL Server
2 25 (7.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 24 (6.72%) NoSQL
4 21 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
5 16 (4.48%) Relational Database
5 16 (4.48%) SQL Server 2016
6 14 (3.92%) Big Data
7 13 (3.64%) SQL Server 2014
8 11 (3.08%) Oracle Database
9 9 (2.52%) MongoDB
9 9 (2.52%) Redis
10 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.12%) OLAP
13 3 (0.84%) MySQL
13 3 (0.84%) OLAP Cube
13 3 (0.84%) Oracle OLAP
13 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 73 (20.45%) NUnit
2 55 (15.41%) Git (software)
3 45 (12.61%) SpecFlow
4 43 (12.04%) Team Foundation Server
5 39 (10.92%) Visual Studio
6 31 (8.68%) Selenium
7 27 (7.56%) Jasmine
8 26 (7.28%) ReSharper
9 25 (7.00%) Subversion
10 24 (6.72%) Moq
11 16 (4.48%) MSTest
12 14 (3.92%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 14 (3.92%) MSBuild
13 12 (3.36%) Microsoft Blend
13 12 (3.36%) WebDriver
14 11 (3.08%) Gradle
14 11 (3.08%) Maven
15 9 (2.52%) Axure RP
15 9 (2.52%) Cucumber
15 9 (2.52%) Grunt
General
1 69 (19.33%) Finance
2 58 (16.25%) Banking
3 48 (13.45%) Front Office
4 23 (6.44%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.68%) Retail
6 5 (1.40%) Marketing
7 4 (1.12%) Advertising
7 4 (1.12%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.56%) Back Office
8 2 (0.56%) Games
8 2 (0.56%) Legal
8 2 (0.56%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 322 (90.20%) Developer
2 186 (52.10%) C# Developer
3 175 (49.02%) WPF Developer
4 132 (36.97%) .NET Developer
5 120 (33.61%) C# WPF Developer
6 89 (24.93%) C# .NET Developer
7 54 (15.13%) UI Developer
8 35 (9.80%) SQL Developer
9 33 (9.24%) JavaScript Developer
9 33 (9.24%) WCF Developer
10 31 (8.68%) Angular Developer
11 20 (5.60%) C# WCF Developer
12 19 (5.32%) ASP.NET Developer
12 19 (5.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 18 (5.04%) XAML Developer
14 17 (4.76%) UX Developer
15 16 (4.48%) Senior Developer
16 15 (4.20%) HTML Developer
16 15 (4.20%) UI/UX Developer
16 15 (4.20%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 269 (75.35%) .NET
2 267 (74.79%) WPF
3 104 (29.13%) WCF
4 89 (24.93%) AngularJS
5 74 (20.73%) .NET Framework
6 71 (19.89%) HTML
7 68 (19.05%) ASP.NET
8 61 (17.09%) ASP.NET Web API
9 59 (16.53%) HTML5
10 48 (13.45%) RESTful
11 45 (12.61%) Web Services
12 42 (11.76%) CSS
13 41 (11.48%) React
14 38 (10.64%) XML
15 36 (10.08%) LINQ
16 35 (9.80%) Reactive Extensions
17 31 (8.68%) ASP.NET MVC
17 31 (8.68%) Entity Framework
18 27 (7.56%) WinForms
19 26 (7.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 46 (12.89%) User Experience
2 26 (7.28%) Fixed Income
3 24 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
3 24 (6.72%) Fintech
4 23 (6.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (3.92%) Client/Server
6 11 (3.08%) Derivative
6 11 (3.08%) Mobile App
7 10 (2.80%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.52%) Virtual Team
9 7 (1.96%) Data Structures
10 5 (1.40%) Online Banking
11 4 (1.12%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.12%) Blog
11 4 (1.12%) EPoS
11 4 (1.12%) Equity Derivative
12 3 (0.84%) Credit Risk
12 3 (0.84%) Equities
12 3 (0.84%) Hedge funds
12 3 (0.84%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 30 (8.40%) Windows
2 13 (3.64%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.80%) Android
4 6 (1.68%) Linux
5 4 (1.12%) Windows Phone
5 4 (1.12%) Windows Phone 8
6 3 (0.84%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.28%) Unix
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (47.34%) TDD
2 126 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
3 104 (29.13%) MVC
4 76 (21.29%) OO
5 66 (18.49%) Multithreading
6 56 (15.69%) BDD
7 50 (14.01%) Dependency Injection
8 49 (13.73%) Continuous Integration
9 48 (13.45%) Unit Testing
10 36 (10.08%) Scrum
11 29 (8.12%) SDLC
12 24 (6.72%) Domain-Driven Design
13 22 (6.16%) SOA
14 21 (5.88%) Electronic Trading
14 21 (5.88%) Front End Development
15 18 (5.04%) Analytics
15 18 (5.04%) Prototyping
15 18 (5.04%) Web Development
16 17 (4.76%) Software Engineering
17 15 (4.20%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 313 (87.68%) C#
2 108 (30.25%) SQL
3 85 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 58 (16.25%) XAML
5 30 (8.40%) T-SQL
6 23 (6.44%) Java
7 20 (5.60%) VB.NET
8 12 (3.36%) PowerShell
9 8 (2.24%) C++
9 8 (2.24%) VBA
10 4 (1.12%) Python
11 3 (0.84%) Apple Swift
12 1 (0.28%) ES6
12 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.28%) Ruby
12 1 (0.28%) VB
12 1 (0.28%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (3.64%) Degree
2 8 (2.24%) SC Cleared
2 8 (2.24%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.84%) CFA
4 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.28%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.40%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Docker
1 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 80 (22.41%) Microsoft
2 47 (13.17%) Oracle
3 29 (8.12%) Adobe
4 18 (5.04%) TIBCO
5 14 (3.92%) Reuters
5 14 (3.92%) Telerik
6 13 (3.64%) DevExpress
7 12 (3.36%) ION Trading
8 11 (3.08%) Infragistics
8 11 (3.08%) Sencha
9 7 (1.96%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.40%) Bloomberg
10 5 (1.40%) IBM
11 4 (1.12%) Solace
12 3 (0.84%) Google
12 3 (0.84%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.56%) Apple
13 2 (0.56%) Murex
13 2 (0.56%) RedGate
14 1 (0.28%) JD Edwards
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