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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 122 141 140
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -1
Contract jobs citing V-Model 9 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.35% 0.063% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.44% 0.081% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 8
Median daily rate £400 £313 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £303 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £323 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -30.32%
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
2026 2461 2456
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.42% 77.88% 78.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 1177 1482 1453
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £251 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £502
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 157 171 152
Median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.00 £13.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.75 £49.25 £42.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

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 August 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 August 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 - 6 £475 -
Cambridgeshire +19 1 £288 -8.00%
Suffolk - 1 £350 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 (69.57%) JIRA
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (56.52%) Waterfall
3 11 (47.83%) QA
3 11 (47.83%) SQL
4 9 (39.13%) Oracle
4 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
4 9 (39.13%) ITIL
4 9 (39.13%) Retail
4 9 (39.13%) Confluence
4 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
4 9 (39.13%) Zephyr
4 9 (39.13%) SDLC
5 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (30.43%) UML
5 7 (30.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (30.43%) ISO 9001
5 7 (30.43%) TickIT
6 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
6 5 (21.74%) Virtual Team
6 5 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
7 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
7 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
7 4 (17.39%) JMeter
7 4 (17.39%) ISEB
7 4 (17.39%) Citrix
7 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner

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 (39.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) FrameMaker
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle Database
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (69.57%) JIRA
2 9 (39.13%) Zephyr
3 7 (30.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (30.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (17.39%) JMeter
4 4 (17.39%) LoadRunner
5 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.70%) MSTest
5 2 (8.70%) NUnit
5 2 (8.70%) Selenium
5 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
6 1 (4.35%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (39.13%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Configuration Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) Release and Configuration Engineer
1 7 (30.43%) Release Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Integration Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) QA Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Performance Test Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Test Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Functional QA Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Functional Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Compliance Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Quality Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.70%) SOAP
1 2 (8.70%) WCF
1 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (56.52%) Waterfall
2 9 (39.13%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) SDLC
3 7 (30.43%) UML
4 5 (21.74%) Integration Testing
4 5 (21.74%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (21.74%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (17.39%) Performance Testing
5 4 (17.39%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.04%) Agile Testing
6 3 (13.04%) ERP
6 3 (13.04%) Functional Testing
6 3 (13.04%) Test Planning
6 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Automation Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.70%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Ada
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) ISEB
1 4 (17.39%) ISTQB
2 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (47.83%) QA
2 7 (30.43%) ISO 9001
2 7 (30.43%) TickIT
3 4 (17.39%) SLA
4 1 (4.35%) GxP
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (39.13%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 3 (13.04%) HP
3 3 (13.04%) JDA
3 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) JD Edwards
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe