The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 63 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing V-Model 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.23% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.16% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £456
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -32.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 £61.00 -
% change year-on-year
-33.60% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
703 643 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 81.55% 79.68% 71.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 289 296
Average daily rate £350 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 7 8
Average hourly rate £39.00 £17.50 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.85% +89.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing V-Model across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing V-Model across the Glasgow region.

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

V-Model
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing V-Model also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited V-Model.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) ISEB
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (50.00%) Test Management
3 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Informatica
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Migration

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing V-Model also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited V-Model. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Automated Testing
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
2 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ISEB
1 2 (50.00%) ISTQB
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Oracle
1 1 (25.00%) HP
1 1 (25.00%) Informatica