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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
V-Model
England / South East
Rank 240 237 239
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing V-Model 3 25 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.039% 0.29% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.048% 0.35% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 17 19
Median daily rate £275 £300 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £366 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £300 £350
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -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
6241 7043 7728
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.98% 81.22% 79.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 3704 4359 4223
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 271 258
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +38.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.62 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 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
Hampshire +1 2 £250 - 1
Surrey +9 1 £675 -
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (54.55%) JIRA
4 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
6 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
6 3 (27.27%) Selenium
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) Java
6 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
6 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) SDLC
7 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) People Management
7 2 (18.18%) Robot Framework
7 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
7 2 (18.18%) T-Plan
7 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
7 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
7 2 (18.18%) HeidiSQL
7 2 (18.18%) Web Services
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) JUnit
7 2 (18.18%) Unix
7 2 (18.18%) Windows
7 2 (18.18%) Linux

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 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (18.18%) HeidiSQL
1 2 (18.18%) PowerCenter
1 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
1 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) JIRA
2 3 (27.27%) Selenium
3 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) IntelliJ
3 2 (18.18%) JUnit
3 2 (18.18%) NetBeans
3 2 (18.18%) Robot Framework
3 2 (18.18%) TestNG
3 2 (18.18%) Toad
3 2 (18.18%) WebDriver
4 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Test Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) BSS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) ETL Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Financial Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) OSS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior BSS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior OSS Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Software Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (9.09%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Unix
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Software Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 3 (27.27%) SDLC
4 3 (27.27%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) Test Planning
5 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
5 2 (18.18%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (18.18%) Manual Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) People Management
5 2 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) System Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
5 2 (18.18%) Test Strategy
5 2 (18.18%) Time Management
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Java
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB
1 3 (27.27%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) HP
2 2 (18.18%) Informatica
2 2 (18.18%) T-Plan
3 1 (9.09%) Atlassian