The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 69 - 61
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing V-Model 8 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.83% - 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.12% - 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£388 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £364 £318
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +14.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 - £40.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
712 450 534
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 73.55% 71.32% 65.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 546 312 311
Average daily rate £400 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £279 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 17 27
Average hourly rate £46.25 £28.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.17% -25.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.70 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.45 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -7.56%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing V-Model across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

V-Model
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing V-Model across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

V-Model Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing V-Model also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited V-Model.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 9 (75.00%) Scrum
4 8 (66.67%) Validation
4 8 (66.67%) Test Planning
4 8 (66.67%) Selenium
5 7 (58.33%) Test Scripting
5 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
5 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (58.33%) ISEB
5 7 (58.33%) Java
5 7 (58.33%) HND
6 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
6 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) .NET
7 3 (25.00%) Oracle
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
7 3 (25.00%) MS Project
7 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
7 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
7 3 (25.00%) C#
7 3 (25.00%) HTML
7 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
7 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol region citing V-Model also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited V-Model. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Project
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (25.00%) MS Access
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Selenium
2 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
6 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
6 1 (8.33%) Behat
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Test Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Senior Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 3 (25.00%) Programmer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) VB Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Tester
4 1 (8.33%) VB6 Developer
4 1 (8.33%) VB Analyst Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Agile Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Selenium Tester
4 1 (8.33%) VB Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (75.00%) Scrum
3 8 (66.67%) Validation
3 8 (66.67%) Test Planning
4 7 (58.33%) Test Scripting
4 7 (58.33%) Software Testing
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 4 (33.33%) TDD
6 3 (25.00%) Data Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) Java
3 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (25.00%) C#
3 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) VBA
5 1 (8.33%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 7 (58.33%) ISEB
1 7 (58.33%) HND
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe