The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 76 70 73
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Contract jobs citing V-Model 3 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.30% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £425 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +47.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £263 £310
% change year-on-year
+28.32% -15.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
V-Model
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
721 670 774
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 79.06% 72.67% 77.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 424 344 373
Median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 21 15
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.03 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.70 £37.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading 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 Reading

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Reading

V-Model
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

V-Model Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

V-Model
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 Reading region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Smart Meter
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 3 (75.00%) Case Management
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) ZigBee
3 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) System Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Smart Metering Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Case Management
1 3 (75.00%) Requirements Management
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification