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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 238 259 229
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -30
Contract jobs citing V-Model 8 14 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.10% 0.15% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.18% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 27
Median daily rate £375 £331 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £380 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £300 £340
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £40.00 £57.50
% change year-on-year
- -30.43%
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
6221 7604 7629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.26% 79.69% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3695 4479 4277
Median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 316 289
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +56.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% +39.80%

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 2 December 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 2 December 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
Berkshire +12 4 £400 - 1
Hampshire +17 2 £275 -15.38%
West Sussex - 2 £375 -
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 18 (69.23%) Waterfall
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
4 8 (30.77%) Requirements Management
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
5 7 (26.92%) C++
5 7 (26.92%) Finance
5 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
5 7 (26.92%) SDLC
6 6 (23.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
6 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
6 6 (23.08%) JIRA
6 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 5 (19.23%) Unix
7 5 (19.23%) IBM
7 5 (19.23%) ASIC
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) UML
7 5 (19.23%) System Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
7 5 (19.23%) Selenium
7 5 (19.23%) Use Case
7 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (19.23%) Military
7 5 (19.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (19.23%) VLAN
7 5 (19.23%) Rational DOORS
7 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills

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 2 (7.69%) IIS
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
2 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Office 365
1 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) VLAN
2 4 (15.38%) DHCP
2 4 (15.38%) SNMP
3 2 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 2 (7.69%) ZigBee
4 1 (3.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) PowerCenter
2 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) JIRA
2 5 (19.23%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (19.23%) Selenium
3 4 (15.38%) Robot Framework
4 3 (11.54%) Eclipse
4 3 (11.54%) IntelliJ
4 3 (11.54%) JUnit
4 3 (11.54%) NetBeans
4 3 (11.54%) TestNG
4 3 (11.54%) Toad
4 3 (11.54%) WebDriver
5 2 (7.69%) Fiddler
5 2 (7.69%) LabVIEW
5 2 (7.69%) SpecFlow
5 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Military
3 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Test Engineer
1 6 (23.08%) Test Leader
2 5 (19.23%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Test Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) BSS Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) OSS Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior BSS Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior OSS Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Automation Test Lead
5 2 (7.69%) Developer
5 2 (7.69%) ETL Developer
5 2 (7.69%) FPGA Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Programme Manager
5 2 (7.69%) Software Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Tester
6 1 (3.85%) FPGA Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.69%) Gherkin
2 2 (7.69%) JSON
2 2 (7.69%) RESTful
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
2 2 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (19.23%) ASIC
1 5 (19.23%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 4 (15.38%) CESG
3 2 (7.69%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Unix
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (69.23%) Waterfall
2 15 (57.69%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) Test Automation
4 8 (30.77%) Requirements Management
5 7 (26.92%) SDLC
5 7 (26.92%) Software Testing
6 6 (23.08%) Scrum
6 6 (23.08%) Test Strategy
7 5 (19.23%) Mentoring
7 5 (19.23%) Network Architecture
7 5 (19.23%) System Testing
7 5 (19.23%) UML
7 5 (19.23%) Use Case
7 5 (19.23%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (15.38%) People Management
8 4 (15.38%) Performance Management
8 4 (15.38%) Test Management
8 4 (15.38%) Test Planning
8 4 (15.38%) Test Scripting
8 4 (15.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) C++
2 4 (15.38%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) Java
3 3 (11.54%) SQL
4 2 (7.69%) C
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.85%) PHP
5 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) ISTQB
1 6 (23.08%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) SDET
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Firmware
2 2 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) IBM
3 4 (15.38%) T-Plan
4 2 (7.69%) Informatica
5 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.85%) HP