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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank - 66 61
Contract jobs citing V-Model 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow - 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.16% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
V-Model
Scotland

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
479 628 479
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 77.63% 81.24% 78.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 244 382 235
Average daily rate £330 £376 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.11% +7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £280 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 11 8
Average hourly rate £33.36 £15.77 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.50% +5.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.10 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.41 £27.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 24 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 5 (100.00%) JBehave
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) MuleSoft
1 5 (100.00%) API Design
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Data Mart
3 3 (60.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
4 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 5 (100.00%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (80.00%) Data Mart
3 3 (60.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) FitNesse
1 5 (100.00%) JBehave
2 2 (40.00%) Cucumber
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
1 5 (100.00%) Test Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Technical Test Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 1 (20.00%) Senior Technical Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) API Design
1 5 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 5 (100.00%) Scrum
1 5 (100.00%) SOA
1 5 (100.00%) TDD
1 5 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (60.00%) Data Mapping
4 2 (40.00%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) MuleSoft