The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 59 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Contract jobs citing V-Model 12 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.59% 0.27% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 0.37% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £400 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -30.32%
V-Model
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
593 544 546
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 78.34% 73.51% 73.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 344 318
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 19
Median hourly rate £23.00 £21.53 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.85% -21.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £12.35 £8.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £42.50 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham 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 Birmingham

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

V-Model
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing V-Model across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

V-Model Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) Waterfall
3 13 (76.47%) UML
4 12 (70.59%) SQL
5 11 (64.71%) .NET
5 11 (64.71%) Visual Studio
5 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
5 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
5 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
5 11 (64.71%) C#
5 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
5 11 (64.71%) Degree
5 11 (64.71%) Computer Science
6 4 (23.53%) ISEB
6 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
7 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 3 (17.65%) Retail
8 2 (11.76%) Banking
8 2 (11.76%) TickIT
8 2 (11.76%) Migration
8 2 (11.76%) ETL
8 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
8 2 (11.76%) CRM
8 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (11.76%) ITIL
8 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
8 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance
8 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (11.76%) Corporate Banking

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (64.71%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (5.88%) Cucumber
3 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 3 (17.65%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) .NET Team Leader
1 11 (64.71%) Software Team Leader
1 11 (64.71%) Team Leader
2 9 (52.94%) .NET Software Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) C# Software Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Lead Software Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Software Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Analyst
3 4 (23.53%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Banking Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Lead Software Developer
4 2 (11.76%) Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) .NET
1 11 (64.71%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) Waterfall
3 13 (76.47%) UML
4 11 (64.71%) Software Engineering
5 2 (11.76%) Compatibility Testing
5 2 (11.76%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.76%) ETL
5 2 (11.76%) Information Assurance
5 2 (11.76%) ITIL
5 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
5 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.88%) Manual Testing
6 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
6 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (70.59%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Degree
2 4 (23.53%) ISEB
2 4 (23.53%) ISTQB
3 3 (17.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.88%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO 9001
1 2 (11.76%) TickIT
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) HP