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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 125 124 136
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Contract jobs citing V-Model 4 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 4
Median daily rate £356 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £344
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
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
1825 1970 2265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 80.57% 76.53% 78.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1070 1148 1458
Median daily rate £425 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £287 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 192 140
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.36% +48.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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
Suffolk - 4 £356 -
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Testing
3 7 (58.33%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
5 3 (25.00%) JIRA
5 3 (25.00%) QA
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
5 3 (25.00%) Zephyr
5 3 (25.00%) Confluence
5 3 (25.00%) ISEB
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (25.00%) Retail
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared

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 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) JIRA
1 3 (25.00%) Zephyr
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) JMeter
2 1 (8.33%) LoadRunner
2 1 (8.33%) MSTest
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) QA Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Tester
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 7 (58.33%) Agile Testing
3 7 (58.33%) Test Planning
4 4 (33.33%) Functional Testing
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Testing
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Test Management
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (8.33%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Ada
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISEB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (16.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) HP
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft