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 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 115 135 -
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -
Contract jobs citing V-Model 14 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.57% 0.037% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 0.047% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Median daily rate £413 £380 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £267 £310
% change year-on-year
+26.17% -14.03%
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
1946 2107 2307
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.85% 76.95% 76.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1126 1189 1279
Median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 157 158
Median hourly rate £27.38 £36.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.46% +3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 24 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 24 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 +17 8 £350 -7.89%
Hertfordshire - 4 £450 -
Suffolk - 2 £350 -
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 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 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) JIRA
1 11 (73.33%) Waterfall
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) UML
3 7 (46.67%) ISO 9001
3 7 (46.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 7 (46.67%) TickIT
3 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (46.67%) QA
4 5 (33.33%) SQL
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (26.67%) Zephyr
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
5 4 (26.67%) Retail
5 4 (26.67%) Confluence
6 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
6 3 (20.00%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (20.00%) Agile Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
6 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (20.00%) SOAP
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) JDA

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 4 (26.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle Database
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (73.33%) JIRA
2 7 (46.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (46.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (26.67%) Zephyr
4 3 (20.00%) SoapUI
5 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.67%) JMeter
5 1 (6.67%) LoadRunner
5 1 (6.67%) MSTest
5 1 (6.67%) NUnit
5 1 (6.67%) Selenium
General
1 4 (26.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Configuration Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 7 (46.67%) Release Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Functional QA Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Functional Tester
2 3 (20.00%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Tester
3 1 (6.67%) Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Test Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) SOAP
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (6.67%) WCF
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (73.33%) Waterfall
2 8 (53.33%) ITIL
3 7 (46.67%) UML
4 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Functional Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Integration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) System Integration Testing
5 3 (20.00%) Test Planning
5 3 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (46.67%) ISO 9001
1 7 (46.67%) QA
1 7 (46.67%) TickIT
2 1 (6.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Oracle
2 3 (20.00%) HP
2 3 (20.00%) JDA
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) JD Edwards
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft