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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 223 240 231
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing V-Model 23 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.24% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.31% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 4
Average daily rate £300 £298 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.84% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £264 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £400 £307
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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
6811 7377 6371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.55% 77.31% 74.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 4182 4043 3391
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 292 240 269
Average hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.43 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model within the South East region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Hampshire +15 11 £250 -7.40%
Buckinghamshire +13 7 £300 +1.69%
Berkshire +1 4 £325 -3.70% 2
Middlesex -4 1 £315 +40.00%
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 32 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 23 (57.50%) Software Testing
3 22 (55.00%) SQL
4 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (47.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 16 (40.00%) Finance
7 15 (37.50%) QA
8 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
9 13 (32.50%) Oracle
9 13 (32.50%) ISTQB
9 13 (32.50%) HP Quality Center
10 12 (30.00%) SDLC
11 11 (27.50%) ISEB
12 10 (25.00%) MS Office
12 10 (25.00%) XML
12 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
13 9 (22.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
13 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
14 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 8 (20.00%) System Testing
14 8 (20.00%) Requirements Management
14 8 (20.00%) Test Management
14 8 (20.00%) Smart Meter
15 7 (17.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
15 7 (17.50%) JIRA
15 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
15 7 (17.50%) SAP
15 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
15 7 (17.50%) Data Mining

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 3 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS Project
3 3 (7.50%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (5.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (2.50%) Staffware
Communications & Networking
1 6 (15.00%) VLAN
2 4 (10.00%) ATM
3 2 (5.00%) WAN
4 1 (2.50%) 802.15
4 1 (2.50%) DNS
4 1 (2.50%) IPv6
4 1 (2.50%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (17.50%) Data Mining
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 4 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (7.50%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (5.00%) SAP BW
7 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.50%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.50%) PowerCenter
7 1 (2.50%) SAP BI
7 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) JIRA
2 5 (12.50%) Selenium
2 5 (12.50%) SoapUI
3 4 (10.00%) WebDriver
4 2 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.50%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (22.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.00%) Banking
4 3 (7.50%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Military
5 1 (2.50%) Retail
5 1 (2.50%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Analyst
2 23 (57.50%) Test Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) SQL Analyst
3 7 (17.50%) Test Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Automation Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Automation Test Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Manual Test Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) SAP Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) SAP Test Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Web Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Web Test Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Tester
6 2 (5.00%) Business Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Reports Test Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Web Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (5.00%) Middleware
3 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.00%) Smart Meter
2 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) CESG
4 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.50%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 6 (15.00%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) Unix
4 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 23 (57.50%) Software Testing
3 21 (52.50%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (47.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (30.00%) SDLC
6 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
7 8 (20.00%) Requirements Management
7 8 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (20.00%) System Testing
7 8 (20.00%) Test Management
8 7 (17.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 6 (15.00%) Defect Management
9 6 (15.00%) ERP
9 6 (15.00%) ITIL
10 5 (12.50%) Integration Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Release Management
10 5 (12.50%) SOA
10 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
10 5 (12.50%) Test Strategy
11 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 22 (55.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) PL/SQL
3 2 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) ISTQB
2 11 (27.50%) ISEB
3 9 (22.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (10.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (5.00%) Degree
6 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (37.50%) QA
2 2 (5.00%) ISO22301
3 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.50%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (32.50%) Oracle
3 7 (17.50%) Remedy
3 7 (17.50%) SAP
4 5 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (7.50%) HP
6 1 (2.50%) EMC
6 1 (2.50%) Ericsson
6 1 (2.50%) Huawei
6 1 (2.50%) IBM
6 1 (2.50%) ILOG
6 1 (2.50%) Nokia
6 1 (2.50%) ServiceNow
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