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 17 January 2017 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
V-Model
England / South East
Rank 238 239 230
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Contract jobs citing V-Model 1 17 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.014% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.017% 0.26% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 13 20
Median daily rate £675 £300 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+125.00% +0.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
5884 6563 7065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.39% 79.99% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3451 3925 3900
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 207 284 242
Median hourly rate £38.50 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.41% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +52.94%

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
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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Berkshire +5 1 £675 +50.00%
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 9 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) JIRA
4 3 (25.00%) Test Management
4 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
4 3 (25.00%) Unix
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Linux
4 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
5 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) HeidiSQL
5 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (16.67%) T-Plan
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
5 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (16.67%) People Management
5 2 (16.67%) Robot Framework
5 2 (16.67%) SDLC
5 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (16.67%) TestNG

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 1 (8.33%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (16.67%) HeidiSQL
1 2 (16.67%) PowerCenter
1 2 (16.67%) RDBMS
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (33.33%) JIRA
2 2 (16.67%) Eclipse
2 2 (16.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (16.67%) JUnit
2 2 (16.67%) NetBeans
2 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (16.67%) Robot Framework
2 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 2 (16.67%) TestNG
2 2 (16.67%) Toad
2 2 (16.67%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Test Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) BSS Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) OSS Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior BSS Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior OSS Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Software Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) FPGA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Director
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) ASIC
1 2 (16.67%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (8.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Linux
1 3 (25.00%) Unix
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (25.00%) Test Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (16.67%) ETL
4 2 (16.67%) Extreme Programming
4 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (16.67%) RAD
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) System Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 2 (16.67%) Test Planning
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (25.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) IBM
1 2 (16.67%) Informatica
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (16.67%) T-Plan
2 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (8.33%) HP