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 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 104 117 115
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing V-Model 4 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.20% 0.12% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.15% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Median daily rate £400 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+20.83% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.43%
V-Model
South East

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
1577 1970 1960
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.45% 77.44% 73.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 860 1052 1040
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 89 24
Median hourly rate £22.50 £28.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.64% +1.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £11.65 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing V-Model across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

V-Model Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -2 1 - -
V-Model
South East

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
4 3 (42.86%) Unix
4 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
5 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
5 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 2 (28.57%) Change Management
6 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
6 1 (14.29%) TDD
6 1 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
6 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
6 1 (14.29%) JSON
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
6 1 (14.29%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Release Management
6 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner

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 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Fiddler
2 1 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Test Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) BSS Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) OSS Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior BSS Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior OSS Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Software Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Development Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
1 1 (14.29%) Gherkin
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Unix
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Test Management
4 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 2 (28.57%) Test Planning
4 2 (28.57%) User Stories
5 1 (14.29%) Coaching
5 1 (14.29%) Contact Management
5 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
5 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Problem Management
5 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
5 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
5 1 (14.29%) Scrum
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 1 (14.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB
1 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (14.29%) DV Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft