The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 235 250 228
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -22
Contract jobs citing V-Model 28 19 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.20% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.25% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 12
Median daily rate £339 £400 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.31% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £285 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £479 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £267 £300
% change year-on-year
+36.02% -11.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £41.75 £17.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7170 7498 6961
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.58% 79.66% 76.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 4365 4359 3857
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 267 243 260
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.83 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 the South East

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in the South East

V-Model
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing V-Model across the South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

V-Model Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

V-Model
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

V-Model Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Hampshire +14 9 £300 - 1
Berkshire +1 9 £375 -16.66% 1
Middlesex - 3 £345 -
Buckinghamshire +9 2 £300 -5.88%
Oxfordshire - 2 £290 -
West Sussex - 2 £338 -
Surrey -6 1 - - 2
East Sussex - 1 £675 -
V-Model
England

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 South East region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 40 (76.92%) Waterfall
2 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (48.08%) Software Testing
4 20 (38.46%) ISTQB
5 19 (36.54%) SQL
6 15 (28.85%) VLAN
6 15 (28.85%) Requirements Management
6 15 (28.85%) Smart Meter
6 15 (28.85%) Test Automation
6 15 (28.85%) JIRA
6 15 (28.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 14 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
7 14 (26.92%) Windows
8 13 (25.00%) Finance
8 13 (25.00%) Test Scripting
8 13 (25.00%) QA
9 10 (19.23%) Defect Management
9 10 (19.23%) Case Management
9 10 (19.23%) Linux
10 9 (17.31%) Unix
10 9 (17.31%) Scrum
10 9 (17.31%) System Testing
10 9 (17.31%) HP Quality Center
11 8 (15.38%) ZigBee
11 8 (15.38%) SDLC
11 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (15.38%) Banking
11 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
11 8 (15.38%) HP
12 7 (13.46%) Microsoft

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (1.92%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.92%) JBoss
3 1 (1.92%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.85%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.92%) Maximo
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (1.92%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
1 1 (1.92%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (28.85%) VLAN
2 8 (15.38%) ZigBee
3 3 (5.77%) 802.15
3 3 (5.77%) DNS
3 3 (5.77%) IPv6
3 3 (5.77%) WAN
4 2 (3.85%) DHCP
4 2 (3.85%) HTTP
4 2 (3.85%) SNMP
5 1 (1.92%) ATM
5 1 (1.92%) GPRS
5 1 (1.92%) LAN
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) SAN
5 1 (1.92%) Skype
5 1 (1.92%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.92%) Data Mart
3 1 (1.92%) PowerCenter
3 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 15 (28.85%) JIRA
2 4 (7.69%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (5.77%) LabVIEW
3 3 (5.77%) Selenium
3 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.85%) Fiddler
4 2 (3.85%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.92%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.92%) QARun
5 1 (1.92%) Redmine
5 1 (1.92%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.92%) Toad
5 1 (1.92%) WinRunner
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Banking
2 8 (15.38%) Telecoms
3 7 (13.46%) Retail
4 5 (9.62%) Military
5 2 (3.85%) Electronics
6 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 17 (32.69%) Test Engineer
2 15 (28.85%) Analyst
2 15 (28.85%) Test Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Senior Test Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Test Leader
5 6 (11.54%) Smart Metering Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) BSS Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) OSS Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior BSS Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior OSS Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (7.69%) Tester
8 3 (5.77%) Automation Test Lead
9 2 (3.85%) Agile Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Automation Test Expert
9 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery Test Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) QA Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) XML
2 3 (5.77%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.85%) .NET
3 2 (3.85%) .NET Framework
3 2 (3.85%) Gherkin
3 2 (3.85%) JSON
3 2 (3.85%) RESTful
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Smart Meter
2 8 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.77%) CESG
4 3 (5.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.85%) ASIC
5 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.92%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.92%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.92%) Physics
6 1 (1.92%) Smart Energy
6 1 (1.92%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 10 (19.23%) Linux
3 9 (17.31%) Unix
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.92%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (76.92%) Waterfall
2 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (48.08%) Software Testing
4 15 (28.85%) Requirements Management
4 15 (28.85%) Test Automation
5 14 (26.92%) User Acceptance Testing
6 13 (25.00%) Test Scripting
7 10 (19.23%) Case Management
7 10 (19.23%) Defect Management
8 9 (17.31%) Scrum
8 9 (17.31%) System Testing
9 8 (15.38%) SDLC
10 7 (13.46%) Configuration Management
10 7 (13.46%) Regression Testing
10 7 (13.46%) Release Management
10 7 (13.46%) Stress Testing
11 6 (11.54%) Security Testing
11 6 (11.54%) Test Management
12 5 (9.62%) CRM
12 5 (9.62%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (36.54%) SQL
2 7 (13.46%) C++
3 3 (5.77%) C
4 2 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.92%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) ISTQB
2 15 (28.85%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 7 (13.46%) ISEB
4 6 (11.54%) Degree
5 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
5 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.92%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) QA
2 2 (3.85%) ISO22301
3 1 (1.92%) JTAG
3 1 (1.92%) MISRA
3 1 (1.92%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (9.62%) Firmware
1 5 (9.62%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (17.31%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) HP
2 7 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.77%) IBM
3 3 (5.77%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) Actel
4 1 (1.92%) EMC
4 1 (1.92%) ILOG
4 1 (1.92%) Mentor Graphics
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) T-Plan
4 1 (1.92%) Xilinx
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