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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 241 218 230
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +12
Contract jobs citing V-Model 34 33 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.34% 0.36% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.48% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 5
Average daily rate
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£313 £310 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -40.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £276 £508
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £400 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £525
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -40.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £61.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.31% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £61.00 -
% change year-on-year
-30.32% -
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
7592 6850 6365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.66% 74.38% 72.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 4673 3872 3526
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 255 267 252
Average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -25.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £12.00 £12.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing V-Model across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 4 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +7 19 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire -14 6 £300 -7.69% 1
Hampshire -1 4 £303 +0.83% 1
Surrey -4 2 - - 1
East Sussex - 1 - -
Kent - 1 £250 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Waterfall
3 17 (36.96%) Finance
4 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
5 12 (26.09%) Release Management
6 11 (23.91%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (23.91%) Test Scripting
6 11 (23.91%) SQL
6 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
7 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
7 9 (19.57%) MS Project
7 9 (19.57%) ISEB
7 9 (19.57%) QA
7 9 (19.57%) ISTQB
7 9 (19.57%) Software Testing
8 8 (17.39%) Degree
8 8 (17.39%) SDLC
9 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (15.22%) C
9 7 (15.22%) Windows
9 7 (15.22%) Logistics
9 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
10 6 (13.04%) Banking
10 6 (13.04%) Retail
10 6 (13.04%) Automotive
10 6 (13.04%) Test Management
10 6 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (13.04%) Test Strategy
10 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (10.87%) Windows 7

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 5 (10.87%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.17%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) MS Project
1 9 (19.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.17%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (2.17%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.17%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) ATM
1 5 (10.87%) Bluetooth
2 3 (6.52%) GPRS
2 3 (6.52%) 3GPP
2 3 (6.52%) UMTS
2 3 (6.52%) DNS
2 3 (6.52%) IPv6
2 3 (6.52%) 802.15
2 3 (6.52%) Wireless
2 3 (6.52%) Wireshark
2 3 (6.52%) ZigBee
2 3 (6.52%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
1 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.17%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (2.17%) SAP BI
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) TestDirector
1 3 (6.52%) HP UFT
2 2 (4.35%) LoadRunner
2 2 (4.35%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.17%) Hudson
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.17%) eggPlant
3 1 (2.17%) NeoLoad
3 1 (2.17%) Subversion
General
1 17 (36.96%) Finance
2 13 (28.26%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.04%) Automotive
3 6 (13.04%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Retail
4 5 (10.87%) Financial Institution
4 5 (10.87%) Electronics
5 2 (4.35%) Billing
5 2 (4.35%) Marketing
6 1 (2.17%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (43.48%) Analyst
2 19 (41.30%) Test Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Data Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Tester
6 2 (4.35%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Senior Data Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Data Migration Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Programme Test Manager
6 2 (4.35%) Test Leader
6 2 (4.35%) Head of Release Management
7 1 (2.17%) Service Transition Manager
7 1 (2.17%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) 802.1X
2 2 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Physics
2 4 (8.70%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.22%) Windows
2 5 (10.87%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) Waterfall
3 12 (26.09%) Release Management
4 11 (23.91%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (23.91%) Test Scripting
5 9 (19.57%) Software Testing
6 8 (17.39%) SDLC
7 7 (15.22%) Automated Testing
7 7 (15.22%) Logistics
8 6 (13.04%) Test Strategy
8 6 (13.04%) Test Management
8 6 (13.04%) Portfolio Management
9 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
9 5 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (10.87%) ERP
10 4 (8.70%) ITIL
10 4 (8.70%) Validation
10 4 (8.70%) Supplier Management
10 4 (8.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.91%) SQL
2 7 (15.22%) C
3 3 (6.52%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.17%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.17%) VBA
5 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) ISTQB
1 9 (19.57%) ISEB
2 8 (17.39%) Degree
3 6 (13.04%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.17%) MBA
6 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (19.57%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (15.22%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (10.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.70%) Oracle
2 4 (8.70%) HP
3 3 (6.52%) SAP
4 2 (4.35%) Remedy
4 2 (4.35%) Talend
5 1 (2.17%) Adobe
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