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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 121 146 145
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -1
Contract jobs citing V-Model 12 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.47% 0.033% 0.069%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 0.043% 0.090%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 2
Median daily rate £450 £300 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £300 £341
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £263 £300
% change year-on-year
+42.58% -12.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
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
2019 2346 2219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.52% 78.49% 76.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1163 1417 1268
Median daily rate £425 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £538 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 162 153
Median hourly rate £31.00 £33.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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
Hertfordshire - 9 £450 -
Cambridgeshire +18 2 £306 +2.08%
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 16 (72.73%) JIRA
2 12 (54.55%) QA
2 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Waterfall
3 11 (50.00%) SQL
4 9 (40.91%) Oracle
4 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
4 9 (40.91%) ITIL
4 9 (40.91%) Confluence
4 9 (40.91%) Retail
4 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
4 9 (40.91%) Zephyr
4 9 (40.91%) SDLC
5 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (31.82%) UML
5 7 (31.82%) ISO 9001
5 7 (31.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (31.82%) TickIT
6 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Virtual Team
6 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
7 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
7 4 (18.18%) JMeter
7 4 (18.18%) SLA
7 4 (18.18%) Citrix
7 4 (18.18%) LoadRunner
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (13.64%) ERP

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 9 (40.91%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle Database
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (72.73%) JIRA
2 9 (40.91%) Zephyr
3 7 (31.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (31.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (18.18%) JMeter
4 4 (18.18%) LoadRunner
5 3 (13.64%) SoapUI
6 2 (9.09%) Cucumber
6 2 (9.09%) MSTest
6 2 (9.09%) NUnit
6 2 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 9 (40.91%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Configuration Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 7 (31.82%) Release Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (22.73%) QA Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Performance Test Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Functional QA Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Functional Tester
4 3 (13.64%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Tester
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) SOAP
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 2 (9.09%) WCF
2 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (54.55%) Waterfall
2 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 9 (40.91%) SDLC
3 7 (31.82%) UML
4 5 (22.73%) Integration Testing
4 5 (22.73%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (18.18%) Performance Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Testing
6 3 (13.64%) ERP
6 3 (13.64%) Functional Testing
6 3 (13.64%) Test Planning
6 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Automation Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
1 2 (9.09%) ISEB
1 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (54.55%) QA
2 7 (31.82%) ISO 9001
2 7 (31.82%) TickIT
3 4 (18.18%) SLA
4 1 (4.55%) GxP
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (40.91%) Oracle
2 4 (18.18%) Citrix
3 3 (13.64%) HP
3 3 (13.64%) JDA
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
4 2 (9.09%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.55%) Adobe