The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 109 122 112
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Contract jobs citing V-Model 9 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.42% 0.089% 0.100%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.55% 0.11% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate £300 £305 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +1.66%
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 East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1645 1785 1510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 76.30% 79.72% 75.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1050 1088 893
Average daily rate £380 £388 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +6.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 80 70
Average hourly rate £38.00 £36.25 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -19.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.55 £14.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+22.95% -3.17%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

V-Model
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

V-Model Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

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 Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Portsmouth +4 3 £300 -11.76%
Winchester - 2 - -
V-Model
South East

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 18 (94.74%) Waterfall
2 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 15 (78.95%) Software Testing
3 13 (68.42%) ISTQB
4 11 (57.89%) VLAN
5 10 (52.63%) JIRA
5 10 (52.63%) Smart Meter
5 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
6 9 (47.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 9 (47.37%) Requirements Management
7 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (36.84%) Stress Testing
7 7 (36.84%) Case Management
8 6 (31.58%) Defect Management
9 5 (26.32%) Unix
9 5 (26.32%) Windows
9 5 (26.32%) Linux
9 5 (26.32%) Banking
9 5 (26.32%) Retail
9 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
10 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
10 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
10 4 (21.05%) Release Management
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle
10 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
10 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
11 3 (15.79%) Oracle ERP
11 3 (15.79%) Scrum

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (5.26%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Receivables
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) VLAN
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) ZigBee
4 1 (5.26%) GPRS
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) JIRA
2 3 (15.79%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) SoapUI
3 2 (10.53%) WebDriver
4 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.26%) LabVIEW
4 1 (5.26%) LoadRunner
4 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (5.26%) Toad
General
1 5 (26.32%) Banking
1 5 (26.32%) Retail
2 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
4 1 (5.26%) Electronics
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Test Engineer
2 7 (36.84%) Smart Metering Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) Analyst
3 6 (31.58%) Test Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Test Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) BSS Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) OSS Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) QA Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) QA Test Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior BSS Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Senior OSS Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Asset Management Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Radio Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Tester
6 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Smart Meter
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Unix
1 5 (26.32%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (94.74%) Waterfall
2 15 (78.95%) Software Testing
3 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 9 (47.37%) Requirements Management
5 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (36.84%) Case Management
5 7 (36.84%) Stress Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Defect Management
7 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Configuration Management
8 4 (21.05%) Release Management
8 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
8 4 (21.05%) Test Strategy
9 3 (15.79%) ERP
9 3 (15.79%) Functional Testing
9 3 (15.79%) ITIL
9 3 (15.79%) Kanban
9 3 (15.79%) Scrum
9 3 (15.79%) SOA
9 3 (15.79%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (78.95%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (5.26%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) ISTQB
2 9 (47.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 4 (21.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (5.26%) ISEB
4 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (15.79%) Remedy
3 1 (5.26%) Arqiva
3 1 (5.26%) Ericsson
3 1 (5.26%) Huawei
3 1 (5.26%) Nokia
3 1 (5.26%) ServiceNow