The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 104 102 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing V-Model 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.11% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £270 £250 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
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 £41.00 £42.50 £59.25
% change year-on-year
-3.52% -28.27%
V-Model
North 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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1496 1489 1061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.20% 79.33% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 887 661
Median daily rate £400 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £511 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 34 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

V-Model
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

V-Model Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Wigan - 1 £240 -
V-Model
North West

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Manchester region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
3 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) HP

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (33.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) Selenium
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (33.33%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Quality Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Test Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Coaching
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
2 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle