The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 416 410 390
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -20
Contract jobs citing V-Model 18 21 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.094% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.098% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 29
Median daily rate £425 £370 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% +12.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £313 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £421 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.43%
V-Model
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
18420 18662 19290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 84.87% 83.55% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13252 13314 14225
Median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 197 227 252
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.56 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.89% +0.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing V-Model as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in London

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in London

V-Model
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing V-Model across the London region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

V-Model Daily Rate Histogram in London

V-Model
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

V-Model Hourly Rate Trend in London

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the London region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +7 4 £451 -
V-Model
England

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing V-Model also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 32 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) Test Strategy
3 16 (45.71%) Waterfall
4 14 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 14 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 11 (31.43%) JIRA
6 10 (28.57%) Project Management
6 10 (28.57%) .NET
7 9 (25.71%) Java
7 9 (25.71%) SAP
7 9 (25.71%) Linux
7 9 (25.71%) Finance
7 9 (25.71%) QA
8 8 (22.86%) SAP FI
8 8 (22.86%) SQL
8 8 (22.86%) Record to Report
8 8 (22.86%) Procure-to-Pay
9 7 (20.00%) Process Improvement
9 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
9 7 (20.00%) Order to Cash
9 7 (20.00%) Oracle
9 7 (20.00%) Test Management
9 7 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 7 (20.00%) Banking
9 7 (20.00%) Degree
10 6 (17.14%) C
10 6 (17.14%) Windows
10 6 (17.14%) Bugzilla
10 6 (17.14%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (17.14%) SDLC

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.43%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (8.57%) Confluence
3 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.71%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Apache
4 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (22.86%) SAP FI
2 5 (14.29%) SAP CO
2 5 (14.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (5.71%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (2.86%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Bluemix
1 1 (2.86%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (5.71%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.86%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (31.43%) JIRA
2 7 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (17.14%) Bugzilla
4 5 (14.29%) Jenkins
4 5 (14.29%) Selenium
5 3 (8.57%) FogBugz
5 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
5 3 (8.57%) Hudson
5 3 (8.57%) SoapUI
5 3 (8.57%) TeamCity
6 2 (5.71%) Cucumber
6 2 (5.71%) Maven
6 2 (5.71%) Mercurial
7 1 (2.86%) Ant
7 1 (2.86%) Cobertura
7 1 (2.86%) Gradle
7 1 (2.86%) JUnit
7 1 (2.86%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.86%) Subversion
7 1 (2.86%) WebDriver
General
1 9 (25.71%) Finance
2 7 (20.00%) Banking
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
4 3 (8.57%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Back Office
5 1 (2.86%) Games
5 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) Analyst
2 11 (31.43%) Tester
3 6 (17.14%) Test Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Test Manager
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Performance Test Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
4 5 (14.29%) SAP Tester
4 5 (14.29%) Test Programme Manager
5 4 (11.43%) Programme Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Integration Tester
7 2 (5.71%) QA Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Quality Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Data Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) Senior Test Manager
8 1 (2.86%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (28.57%) .NET
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 3 (8.57%) XML
4 2 (5.71%) RESTful
4 2 (5.71%) SOAP
4 2 (5.71%) Web Services
5 1 (2.86%) Gherkin
5 1 (2.86%) J2EE
5 1 (2.86%) JSON
5 1 (2.86%) Middleware
5 1 (2.86%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.71%) Statistics
1 2 (5.71%) STB
1 2 (5.71%) SWIFT
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Contactless
2 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (51.43%) Test Strategy
3 16 (45.71%) Waterfall
4 14 (40.00%) Defect Management
4 14 (40.00%) Test Scripting
5 10 (28.57%) Project Management
6 8 (22.86%) Procure-to-Pay
6 8 (22.86%) Record to Report
7 7 (20.00%) Order to Cash
7 7 (20.00%) Process Improvement
7 7 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 7 (20.00%) Test Management
8 6 (17.14%) SDLC
9 5 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
10 4 (11.43%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (11.43%) Mentoring
10 4 (11.43%) Stress Testing
10 4 (11.43%) System Testing
10 4 (11.43%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Java
2 8 (22.86%) SQL
3 6 (17.14%) C
4 2 (5.71%) C++
4 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.86%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) Perl
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
5 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 4 (11.43%) DV Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) ISEB
2 4 (11.43%) SC Cleared
2 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (5.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (2.86%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) SEPA
2 2 (5.71%) TARGET2
3 1 (2.86%) COBIT
3 1 (2.86%) MISRA
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.86%) Ansible
2 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) SAP
2 7 (20.00%) Oracle
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.71%) IBM
5 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.86%) Green Hat
5 1 (2.86%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.86%) Siebel
5 1 (2.86%) Sybase
5 1 (2.86%) TIBCO