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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 74 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Contract jobs citing V-Model 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.18% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £358 £310
% change year-on-year
-4.89% +15.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 - £40.00
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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
600 768 899
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 67.19% 70.78% 66.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 370 413 258
Average daily rate £425 £350 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -0.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 21 17
Average hourly rate £27.83 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.02% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.00 £38.50 £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing V-Model across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) PMP
2 3 (60.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Change Control
3 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) MS Project
3 2 (40.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (20.00%) DSDM
4 1 (20.00%) C#
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (20.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Project
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (20.00%) TestDirector
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Test Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Vista
1 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Resource Management
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) DSDM
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
3 1 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) PMP
1 3 (60.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (20.00%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle