The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 110 131 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Contract jobs citing V-Model 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 0.036% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 0.047% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1980 2121 2335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.14% 76.88% 76.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1159 1193 1313
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 150 146
Median hourly rate £27.44 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.60% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 the East of England

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

V-Model
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing V-Model across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

V-Model Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

V-Model
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

V-Model Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 6 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
Cambridgeshire +11 8 £350 -7.89%
Hertfordshire - 3 £450 -
Suffolk - 3 £350 -
V-Model
England

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 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 East of England region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) Waterfall
2 10 (71.43%) JIRA
3 8 (57.14%) ITIL
4 7 (50.00%) UML
4 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 7 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (50.00%) TickIT
4 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (42.86%) QA
6 4 (28.57%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
7 3 (21.43%) SOAP
7 3 (21.43%) HP
7 3 (21.43%) JDA
7 3 (21.43%) Retail
7 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
7 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
7 3 (21.43%) Confluence
7 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (21.43%) Agile Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
7 3 (21.43%) Zephyr
7 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
7 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (21.43%) SDLC

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (21.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (71.43%) JIRA
2 7 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (21.43%) SoapUI
3 3 (21.43%) Zephyr
4 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
4 1 (7.14%) MSTest
4 1 (7.14%) NUnit
4 1 (7.14%) Selenium
General
1 3 (21.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Configuration Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Release Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Functional QA Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Functional Tester
2 3 (21.43%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) QA Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) SOAP
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) Waterfall
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) UML
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) System Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Test Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Resource Management
5 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 7 (50.00%) TickIT
2 6 (42.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) HP
1 3 (21.43%) JDA
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft