The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 27 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 76 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing V-Model 2 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.20% 0.42% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.52% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Median daily rate £300 £316 £268
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.13% +18.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £263 £310
% change year-on-year
+27.85% -15.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
839 959 973
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 85.79% 80.79% 78.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 457 477 582
Median daily rate £410 £363 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.10% +2.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 27 40
Median hourly rate £38.50 £32.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.46% +58.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.15 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.55 £34.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

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 Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
Milton Keynes +1 2 £300 -5.13%
V-Model
South East

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 8 (88.89%) SQL
1 8 (88.89%) XML
1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
1 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (88.89%) QA
1 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
1 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
1 8 (88.89%) Relational Database
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 7 (77.78%) SAP
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
4 5 (55.56%) MS Office
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
5 4 (44.44%) Oracle
5 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
5 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 2 (22.22%) System Testing
6 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
6 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
7 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) SharePoint

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SAP FI
2 1 (11.11%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) Relational Database
2 4 (44.44%) Data Mining
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle Database
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (22.22%) SAP BW
4 1 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (11.11%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (11.11%) Data Mart
4 1 (11.11%) PowerCenter
4 1 (11.11%) SAP BI
General
1 7 (77.78%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Analyst
1 8 (88.89%) Test Analyst
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Automation Test Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) Manual Test Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (33.33%) SAP Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Project Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Report Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Reports Test Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) SAP BW Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Reporting Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Web Analyst
4 2 (22.22%) Web Test Analyst
5 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) SDLC
1 8 (88.89%) Software Testing
1 8 (88.89%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (88.89%) Waterfall
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
4 2 (22.22%) System Testing
5 1 (11.11%) ETL
5 1 (11.11%) Logistics
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Release Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Management
5 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (88.89%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (88.89%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) ILOG