Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 472 587 525
Rank change year-on-year +115 -62 +2
Contract jobs citing MVVM 464 306 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.29% 0.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.35% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 221 305
UK median daily rate £500 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% -3.90%
10th Percentile £343 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £588 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £338
% change year-on-year +1.35% +9.63% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 7
UK median hourly rate £51.25 £45.75 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.02% +6.40% +14.67%
10th Percentile £42.50 £42.83 £39.75
90th Percentile £58.75 £47.48 £48.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £51.25 £45.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year +13.89% +4.65% +14.67%

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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 87132 87864 92880
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.49% 83.90% 81.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 58048 58076 60168
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £630 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2060 2332 2734
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.49 £11.31 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £48.75 £47.71
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -2.04% +3.16% +18.75%

MVVM
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MVVM in the UK

MVVM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MVVM in the UK

MVVM
Top 15 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
England +119 447 £500 +17.65% 90
London +78 320 £550 +22.22% 36
UK excluding London +63 143 £375 +1.35% 56
South East +19 58 £350 -13.58% 25
South West +12 26 £400 +10.34% 5
East of England -5 24 £388 +15.24% 4
Midlands +17 17 £375 +2.39% 8
East Midlands -4 15 £375 +2.04% 5
Scotland +1 11 £300 -11.11% 2
Wales - 4 £400 -
North of England +53 3 £400 +14.29% 12
North West +24 2 £400 +14.29% 7
West Midlands +23 2 - - 3
Northern Ireland -47 1 £338 -15.63%
North East - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 348 (75.00%) C#
2 275 (59.27%) .NET
3 229 (49.35%) WPF
4 223 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
5 189 (40.73%) AngularJS
6 184 (39.66%) SQL Server
7 181 (39.01%) MVC
8 173 (37.28%) JavaScript
8 173 (37.28%) HTML
9 172 (37.07%) TDD
10 140 (30.17%) SQL
11 132 (28.45%) Banking
12 126 (27.16%) Finance
13 123 (26.51%) CSS
14 121 (26.08%) HTML5
15 116 (25.00%) Front Office
16 110 (23.71%) WCF
17 103 (22.20%) OO
18 100 (21.55%) .NET Framework
19 91 (19.61%) Scrum
20 90 (19.40%) Java
21 79 (17.03%) ASP.NET Web API
22 72 (15.52%) Unit Testing
23 71 (15.30%) Continuous Integration
24 70 (15.09%) Fixed Income
25 68 (14.66%) ASP.NET
26 67 (14.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 66 (14.22%) SQL Server 2012
28 64 (13.79%) Investment Banking
29 63 (13.58%) Web Services

MVVM
Co-occurring 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 21 (4.53%) CMS
2 16 (3.45%) Confluence
3 15 (3.23%) IIS
4 14 (3.02%) Sitecore CMS
5 13 (2.80%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (1.29%) Apache Spark
6 6 (1.29%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.86%) Apache
7 4 (0.86%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.65%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.43%) nginx
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Coherence
9 2 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
9 2 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 20 (4.31%) Photoshop
2 18 (3.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 18 (3.88%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (0.86%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (2.37%) SimCorp Dimension
2 10 (2.16%) ION MarketView
3 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (2.37%) GitHub
3 3 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.65%) npm
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon CloudSearch
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.72%) Internet
2 3 (0.65%) Bluetooth
3 2 (0.43%) Firewall
3 2 (0.43%) HTTP
3 2 (0.43%) Network Security
3 2 (0.43%) PPP
4 1 (0.22%) AMQP
4 1 (0.22%) CTI
4 1 (0.22%) Extranet
4 1 (0.22%) FIX Connectivity
4 1 (0.22%) Intranet
4 1 (0.22%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.22%) LDAP
4 1 (0.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 184 (39.66%) SQL Server
2 66 (14.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 36 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (7.54%) MongoDB
5 34 (7.33%) Relational Database
6 27 (5.82%) NoSQL
7 24 (5.17%) SQL Server 2014
8 22 (4.74%) SQL Server 2016
9 17 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (3.02%) OLAP
12 12 (2.59%) Oracle Database
12 12 (2.59%) RDBMS
13 11 (2.37%) Big Data
14 9 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
14 9 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 7 (1.51%) SQLite
16 6 (1.29%) Redis
17 4 (0.86%) Oracle Database 11g
17 4 (0.86%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 59 (12.72%) Git (software)
2 51 (10.99%) Jasmine
3 46 (9.91%) Team Foundation Server
4 43 (9.27%) NUnit
5 36 (7.76%) Visual Studio
6 34 (7.33%) JIRA
7 26 (5.60%) Selenium
8 25 (5.39%) ReSharper
9 21 (4.53%) Grunt
9 21 (4.53%) Subversion
10 19 (4.09%) Karma Test Runner
11 18 (3.88%) Axure RP
11 18 (3.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
12 17 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 15 (3.23%) Jenkins
14 14 (3.02%) Cucumber
14 14 (3.02%) MSBuild
15 11 (2.37%) Maven
15 11 (2.37%) Moq
16 8 (1.72%) Gradle
General
1 132 (28.45%) Banking
2 126 (27.16%) Finance
3 116 (25.00%) Front Office
4 64 (13.79%) Investment Banking
5 12 (2.59%) Back Office
5 12 (2.59%) Retail Banking
6 10 (2.16%) Legal
6 10 (2.16%) Marketing
6 10 (2.16%) Retail
7 4 (0.86%) Electronics
7 4 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.86%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.65%) Advertising
8 3 (0.65%) Digital Economy
8 3 (0.65%) Law
9 2 (0.43%) Games
9 2 (0.43%) German Language
10 1 (0.22%) Automotive
10 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 447 (96.34%) Developer
2 212 (45.69%) C# Developer
3 139 (29.96%) WPF Developer
4 110 (23.71%) C# WPF Developer
5 109 (23.49%) .NET Developer
6 74 (15.95%) Senior Developer
7 71 (15.30%) Angular Developer
8 61 (13.15%) JavaScript Developer
8 61 (13.15%) UI Developer
9 54 (11.64%) C# .NET Developer
10 46 (9.91%) HTML Developer
11 45 (9.70%) Full Stack Developer
12 41 (8.84%) SQL Developer
13 38 (8.19%) WCF Developer
14 37 (7.97%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 36 (7.76%) C# WCF Developer
16 28 (6.03%) Senior .NET Developer
17 27 (5.82%) Electronic Trading Developer
18 25 (5.39%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 24 (5.17%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 275 (59.27%) .NET
2 229 (49.35%) WPF
3 189 (40.73%) AngularJS
4 173 (37.28%) HTML
5 123 (26.51%) CSS
6 121 (26.08%) HTML5
7 110 (23.71%) WCF
8 100 (21.55%) .NET Framework
9 79 (17.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 68 (14.66%) ASP.NET
11 63 (13.58%) Web Services
12 61 (13.15%) jQuery
13 59 (12.72%) Reactive Extensions
14 58 (12.50%) CSS3
15 44 (9.48%) Entity Framework
16 41 (8.84%) KnockoutJS
17 38 (8.19%) Backbone.js
18 36 (7.76%) REST
19 35 (7.54%) RESTful
19 35 (7.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 70 (15.09%) Fixed Income
2 67 (14.44%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 52 (11.21%) User Experience
4 44 (9.48%) Greenfield Project
5 23 (4.96%) Derivative
6 21 (4.53%) Market Risk
7 20 (4.31%) Credit Risk
7 20 (4.31%) Enterprise Software
8 16 (3.45%) Mobile App
9 13 (2.80%) Equities
10 11 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (2.16%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.94%) Data Structures
13 8 (1.72%) Computer Science
13 8 (1.72%) N-Tier
14 6 (1.29%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (1.29%) Hedge funds
15 5 (1.08%) Algorithms
15 5 (1.08%) Fintech
16 4 (0.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (10.78%) Windows
2 30 (6.47%) Apple iOS
3 22 (4.74%) Windows Server
4 18 (3.88%) Android
5 13 (2.80%) Linux
6 5 (1.08%) Unix
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (39.01%) MVC
3 172 (37.07%) TDD
4 103 (22.20%) OO
5 91 (19.61%) Scrum
6 72 (15.52%) Unit Testing
7 71 (15.30%) Continuous Integration
8 61 (13.15%) Multithreading
9 60 (12.93%) Electronic Trading
10 55 (11.85%) Web Development
11 46 (9.91%) Test Automation
12 42 (9.05%) Front End Development
13 40 (8.62%) Dependency Injection
14 38 (8.19%) SOA
15 36 (7.76%) Software Engineering
16 35 (7.54%) BDD
17 33 (7.11%) Prototyping
18 32 (6.90%) E-Commerce
18 32 (6.90%) OOP
19 30 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 348 (75.00%) C#
2 173 (37.28%) JavaScript
3 140 (30.17%) SQL
4 90 (19.40%) Java
5 34 (7.33%) T-SQL
6 32 (6.90%) XAML
7 21 (4.53%) VB.NET
8 19 (4.09%) Apple Swift
9 18 (3.88%) PL/SQL
10 17 (3.66%) C++
11 15 (3.23%) TypeScript
12 14 (3.02%) PowerShell
13 9 (1.94%) Objective-C
14 6 (1.29%) ECMAScript
14 6 (1.29%) ES6
14 6 (1.29%) PHP
15 4 (0.86%) Python
15 4 (0.86%) VBA
16 3 (0.65%) Bash Shell
16 3 (0.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 29 (6.25%) Security Cleared
2 25 (5.39%) SC Cleared
3 24 (5.17%) Degree
4 4 (0.86%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.65%) QA
2 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 9 (1.94%) Docker
2 1 (0.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 62 (13.36%) Microsoft
2 46 (9.91%) Oracle
3 39 (8.41%) Adobe
4 15 (3.23%) Xamarin
5 14 (3.02%) Sitecore
6 13 (2.80%) TIBCO
7 12 (2.59%) Charles River
8 11 (2.37%) SimCorp
9 10 (2.16%) ION Trading
10 9 (1.94%) Bloomberg
10 9 (1.94%) DevExpress
11 8 (1.72%) Sencha
12 7 (1.51%) Sybase
13 5 (1.08%) MarketAxess
13 5 (1.08%) Murex
13 5 (1.08%) Solace
13 5 (1.08%) Telerik
13 5 (1.08%) Tradeweb
14 4 (0.86%) Reuters
14 4 (0.86%) SAP