The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank - 124 -
Contract jobs citing V-Model 0 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.25% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £325 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £263 £310
% change year-on-year
+27.85% -15.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
V-Model
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2428 2355 1977
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 82.70% 79.59% 76.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1402 1247 1111
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 63 36
Median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £14.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.40 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

V-Model
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 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 Scotland region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (66.67%) Compatibility Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Tester
1 3 (100.00%) Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Systems Tester
2 2 (66.67%) Senior Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Test Management
1 3 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle