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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 392 373 387
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +14
Contract jobs citing V-Model 14 38 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.066% 0.18% 0.088%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.079% 0.22% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 14
Average daily rate £350 £350 £452
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £302 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £466 £605
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
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
17753 16891 17430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 83.55% 80.49% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 12666 12119 11940
Average daily rate £475 £450 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 214 195 241
Average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -21.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing V-Model across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the London region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
Croydon - 2 £295 -
Greenford - 1 £340 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
V-Model
England

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (63.89%) Waterfall
3 14 (38.89%) Defect Management
4 13 (36.11%) Test Strategy
4 13 (36.11%) Test Scripting
5 11 (30.56%) Banking
6 9 (25.00%) Project Management
7 8 (22.22%) Finance
7 8 (22.22%) SQL
7 8 (22.22%) Test Management
8 7 (19.44%) Security Testing
8 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (16.67%) Retail
9 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
9 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 6 (16.67%) QA
9 6 (16.67%) Regression Testing
9 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 6 (16.67%) Information Assurance
10 5 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (13.89%) Procure-to-pay
10 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
10 5 (13.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 5 (13.89%) HP
10 5 (13.89%) Middleware
10 5 (13.89%) SAP FI
10 5 (13.89%) Java
10 5 (13.89%) SAP
10 5 (13.89%) Migration
10 5 (13.89%) Data Management

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.56%) MS Project
1 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) 3GPP
1 1 (2.78%) 802.15
1 1 (2.78%) DNS
1 1 (2.78%) GPRS
1 1 (2.78%) HSPA
1 1 (2.78%) IPv6
1 1 (2.78%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.78%) UMTS
1 1 (2.78%) Wireless
1 1 (2.78%) Wireshark
1 1 (2.78%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (5.56%) Big Data
2 2 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.78%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) HP UFT
2 3 (8.33%) Selenium
2 3 (8.33%) WinRunner
3 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.56%) JIRA
3 2 (5.56%) Selenium IDE
3 2 (5.56%) SoapUI
3 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
4 1 (2.78%) JMeter
4 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
4 1 (2.78%) LoadUI
4 1 (2.78%) MSTest
4 1 (2.78%) TestComplete
4 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (30.56%) Banking
2 8 (22.22%) Finance
3 6 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (5.56%) Back Office
4 2 (5.56%) Law
4 2 (5.56%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.78%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Analyst
2 14 (38.89%) Test Analyst
3 10 (27.78%) Test Manager
4 8 (22.22%) Programme Test Manager
4 8 (22.22%) Test Programme Manager
5 5 (13.89%) Programme Manager
6 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) Tester
7 3 (8.33%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) SAP FI Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) SAP Test Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (8.33%) Test Leader
8 2 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
8 2 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
8 2 (5.56%) Senior SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) Middleware
2 3 (8.33%) XML
3 2 (5.56%) .NET
3 2 (5.56%) REST
3 2 (5.56%) SOAP
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) WSDL
4 1 (2.78%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.78%) Derivative
3 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.78%) Freedom of Information Act
3 1 (2.78%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.78%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
3 1 (2.78%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Unix
1 2 (5.56%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (63.89%) Waterfall
3 14 (38.89%) Defect Management
4 13 (36.11%) Test Scripting
4 13 (36.11%) Test Strategy
5 9 (25.00%) Project Management
6 8 (22.22%) Test Management
7 7 (19.44%) Security Testing
7 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (16.67%) Information Assurance
8 6 (16.67%) Regression Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
8 6 (16.67%) Test Automation
8 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Data Management
9 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
9 5 (13.89%) Migration
9 5 (13.89%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 5 (13.89%) Procure-to-pay
10 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (13.89%) Java
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) COBOL
5 2 (5.56%) C#
5 2 (5.56%) Groovy
5 2 (5.56%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.78%) VBA
6 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) Degree
1 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.33%) ISEB
2 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) HP
1 5 (13.89%) SAP
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
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