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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
V-Model
England / East of England
Rank 122 119 131
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing V-Model 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.094% 0.083% 0.039%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.10% 0.049%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £475 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% +27.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
1748 1930 2030
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 81.91% 79.92% 78.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1052 1161 1230
Median daily rate £426 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 162 149
Median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.89% +55.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £56.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017. 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 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 2 £475 +35.71%
V-Model
England

V-Model
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Tester
2 4 (57.14%) Performance Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Functional Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Leader
3 1 (14.29%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Test Planning
1 7 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 7 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Strategy
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) HP