The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 97 - 99
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing V-Model 2 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% - 0.065%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% - 0.089%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £250 - £250
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
V-Model
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1214 1069 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 77.47% 74.03% 73.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 746 609 606
Average daily rate £380 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 35 63
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.44 £8.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.75 £24.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

V-Model
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing V-Model across the East Midlands region.

V-Model Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 2 £250 - 2
V-Model
England

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 26 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (69.23%) TickIT
3 18 (69.23%) MS Office
3 18 (69.23%) UML
3 18 (69.23%) MS Excel
3 18 (69.23%) ISO 9001
4 17 (65.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 17 (65.38%) High Availability
5 14 (53.85%) Degree
5 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
6 12 (46.15%) SQL
6 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (38.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 10 (38.46%) ITIL
7 10 (38.46%) JIRA
8 9 (34.62%) Manufacturing
8 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
8 9 (34.62%) .NET
8 9 (34.62%) C#
8 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
9 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
9 8 (30.77%) Web Services
9 8 (30.77%) Finance
10 7 (26.92%) Logistics
10 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
10 7 (26.92%) Life Science
11 6 (23.08%) CMDB
12 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Applications
1 18 (69.23%) MS Excel
1 18 (69.23%) MS Office
2 17 (65.38%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) JIRA
1 10 (38.46%) Team Foundation Server
1 10 (38.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 9 (34.62%) Visual Studio
3 2 (7.69%) HP UFT
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 9 (34.62%) Manufacturing
2 8 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Configuration Engineer
1 9 (34.62%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 9 (34.62%) Release Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Lead Software Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Software Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration and Release Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Manager
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Configuration Manager
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Manager
5 2 (7.69%) ITIL Release Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Release and Configuration Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Release Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) QA Manual Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (3.85%) Software QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) .NET
2 8 (30.77%) ASP.NET
2 8 (30.77%) Web Services
3 3 (11.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 12 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (26.92%) Life Science
4 6 (23.08%) CMDB
5 2 (7.69%) CESG
6 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 25 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (69.23%) UML
4 17 (65.38%) High Availability
5 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 7 (26.92%) Logistics
6 7 (26.92%) Software Engineering
7 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (19.23%) Software Testing
8 4 (15.38%) Regression Testing
9 3 (11.54%) Automation Testing
9 3 (11.54%) SDLC
9 3 (11.54%) System Integration Testing
9 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Automated Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
10 2 (7.69%) Functional Testing
10 2 (7.69%) Kanban
10 2 (7.69%) Test Management
10 2 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Chartered Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (11.54%) ISTQB
5 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (69.23%) ISO 9001
1 18 (69.23%) TickIT
2 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) HP
2 2 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Siemens