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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 124 130 138
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +8
Contract jobs citing V-Model 6 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.23% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 6
Median daily rate £325 £400 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +25.98%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £42.50 £59.25
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -28.27%
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
1964 2181 2424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 79.80% 77.07% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1111 1248 1490
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £537
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 169 145
Median hourly rate £37.50 £32.69 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.71% +26.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.65 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.50 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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
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 30 September 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 +7 5 £325 -7.14%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 10 (55.56%) SQL
1 10 (55.56%) JIRA
2 9 (50.00%) QA
2 9 (50.00%) Retail
2 9 (50.00%) Confluence
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 9 (50.00%) Zephyr
2 9 (50.00%) SDLC
3 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (38.89%) Performance Testing
5 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
6 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
6 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (27.78%) HP
6 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
6 5 (27.78%) System Integration Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Testing
6 5 (27.78%) Virtual Team
7 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (22.22%) JMeter
7 4 (22.22%) Citrix
7 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
7 4 (22.22%) SLA
7 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
8 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
8 3 (16.67%) ISEB

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 (50.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) FrameMaker
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (55.56%) JIRA
2 9 (50.00%) Zephyr
3 4 (22.22%) JMeter
3 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.56%) MSTest
4 1 (5.56%) NUnit
4 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
4 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Integration Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) QA Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Tester
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Performance Test Manager
2 4 (22.22%) Test Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Functional QA Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Performance Tester
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Systems Tester
4 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Compliance Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Configuration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Quality Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Release and Configuration Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Release Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) WCF
1 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) SDLC
2 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (44.44%) Waterfall
3 7 (38.89%) Performance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Test Scripting
5 5 (27.78%) Agile Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Integration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Non-Functional Testing
5 5 (27.78%) System Integration Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
6 4 (22.22%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (11.11%) ERP
7 2 (11.11%) Functional Testing
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL
7 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 1 (5.56%) Scrum
8 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (5.56%) UML
8 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Ada
2 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ISEB
1 3 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (50.00%) QA
2 4 (22.22%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) GxP
3 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.56%) TickIT
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) HP
3 4 (22.22%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) JDA
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) Adobe
6 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards