The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 44 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing V-Model 8 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.70% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.31% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+0.74% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 - -
V-Model
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
347 364 266
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 73.83% 76.31% 70.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 223 139
Average daily rate £400 £410 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% -1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £478 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 22 31
Average hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.35% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

V-Model
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing V-Model across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

V-Model Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

V-Model
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing V-Model across the Gloucestershire region.

V-Model Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham - 2 £475 - 1
V-Model
South West

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) DV Cleared
3 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (76.92%) Selenium
5 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
6 7 (53.85%) System Testing
6 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
6 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
6 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (53.85%) Risk Analysis
6 7 (53.85%) Integration Testing
6 7 (53.85%) Linux
6 7 (53.85%) Validation
6 7 (53.85%) System Integration Testing
6 7 (53.85%) SDLC
7 6 (46.15%) DevOps
7 6 (46.15%) Scrum
7 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
8 5 (38.46%) Defect Tracking
9 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
9 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
9 4 (30.77%) Big Data
9 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
9 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
9 4 (30.77%) Windows
9 4 (30.77%) Python
9 4 (30.77%) Perl
9 4 (30.77%) Oracle

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) Big Data
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (76.92%) Selenium
2 7 (53.85%) Cucumber
3 2 (15.38%) JMeter
3 2 (15.38%) LoadRunner
4 1 (7.69%) HP UFT
4 1 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Integration Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Test Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Test Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Test Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Big Data Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Data Model Manager
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Selenium Test Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Test Automation
3 7 (53.85%) Integration Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Risk Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (53.85%) SDLC
3 7 (53.85%) System Integration Testing
3 7 (53.85%) System Testing
3 7 (53.85%) Validation
3 7 (53.85%) Waterfall
4 6 (46.15%) DevOps
4 6 (46.15%) Scrum
4 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
5 5 (38.46%) Defect Tracking
6 4 (30.77%) Automation Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (30.77%) Manual Testing
6 4 (30.77%) Performance Testing
7 3 (23.08%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (92.31%) DV Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) VMware