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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 56 41 53
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs citing V-Model 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.21% 0.63% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.88% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
Average daily rate
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- - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £293 £338
% change year-on-year
+17.94% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £42.50
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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 Gloucestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
335 226 334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 68.93% 70.85% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 107 181
Average daily rate £400 £393 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 37
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.86% -61.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.40 £12.75 £34.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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
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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Deep Packet Inspection

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Network Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 1 (100.00%) System Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Deep Packet Inspection
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (100.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification