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 28 February 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
V-Model
South East / Berkshire
Rank - 115 126
Contract jobs citing V-Model 0 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.20% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.25% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £325 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £345
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -13.04%
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
1602 2029 2115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.18% 81.98% 74.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 759 1084 1075
Median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 59 47
Median hourly rate £22.42 £15.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.64% -43.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.64 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 28 February 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