The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
V-Model
South East / Berkshire
Rank 105 117 108
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -9
Contract jobs citing V-Model 1 1 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.053% 0.041% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.065% 0.052% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 7
Median daily rate £675 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1536 1935 1919
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.71% 78.56% 74.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 766 1012 1002
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 75 26
Median hourly rate £23.34 £16.75 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.34% -17.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £39.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing V-Model as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing V-Model across the Berkshire region.

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

V-Model
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing V-Model across the Berkshire region.

V-Model Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing V-Model 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Confluence
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Release Management
4 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (25.00%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) BSS Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) OSS Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior BSS Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior OSS Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (25.00%) Test Programme Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) Unix
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 2 (50.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Atlassian
1 1 (25.00%) HP