The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
V-Model
England / South West
Rank 126 136 124
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Contract jobs citing V-Model 6 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.23% 0.23% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.28% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 7
Median daily rate £475 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +45.16%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2052 2462 2293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 79.75% 82.23% 75.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1371 1736 1539
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 117 111
Median hourly rate £37.50 £41.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.28% +19.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £20.63 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 West

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing V-Model across the South West region.

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in the South West

V-Model
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing V-Model across the South West region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

V-Model Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

V-Model
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing V-Model across the South West region.

V-Model Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 18 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
Gloucestershire +2 5 £475 -
Dorset - 1 £325 -
V-Model
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 West region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 12 (63.16%) Waterfall
2 12 (63.16%) SDLC
2 12 (63.16%) Validation
3 11 (57.89%) Linux
3 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 11 (57.89%) C
3 11 (57.89%) DV Cleared
3 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
3 11 (57.89%) Selenium
3 11 (57.89%) Risk Analysis
3 11 (57.89%) Software Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Integration Testing
3 11 (57.89%) System Testing
3 11 (57.89%) DevOps
3 11 (57.89%) System Integration Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (52.63%) Manual Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Performance Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
4 10 (52.63%) Automation Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (52.63%) Defect Tracking
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
4 10 (52.63%) Perl
4 10 (52.63%) Oracle
4 10 (52.63%) SQL Server

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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:

Applications
1 10 (52.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (52.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Cucumber
1 11 (57.89%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
General
1 1 (5.26%) Automotive
1 1 (5.26%) Avionics
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Integration Engineer
1 11 (57.89%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 11 (57.89%) Test Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Requirements Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Business Requirements Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Integration Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Integration Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analyst
3 1 (5.26%) Software Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Integration Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Systems Test Engineer
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) ASIC
1 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Linux
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (63.16%) SDLC
2 12 (63.16%) Software Engineering
2 12 (63.16%) Validation
2 12 (63.16%) Waterfall
3 11 (57.89%) DevOps
3 11 (57.89%) Integration Testing
3 11 (57.89%) Risk Analysis
3 11 (57.89%) Scrum
3 11 (57.89%) Software Testing
3 11 (57.89%) System Integration Testing
3 11 (57.89%) System Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Automation Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Continuous Improvement
4 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (52.63%) Defect Tracking
4 10 (52.63%) Manual Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Performance Testing
4 10 (52.63%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (52.63%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 11 (57.89%) C
2 10 (52.63%) Perl
2 10 (52.63%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) C++
4 1 (5.26%) C#
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) Security Cleared
2 11 (57.89%) DV Cleared
3 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) Oracle
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) SAP
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