The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Rank 575 556 521
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -35
Contract jobs citing V-Model 26 80 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.069% 0.19% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 59 77
Median daily rate £388 £315 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.01% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £450 £435
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 across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37677 42341 41624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.81% 82.72% 79.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 25060 27689 26256
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 1155 1112
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% +41.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £49.50
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

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing V-Model within the UK.

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in the UK

V-Model
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing V-Model within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

V-Model Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

V-Model
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing V-Model within the UK.

V-Model Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

V-Model
Top 19 Contract Locations

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 UK 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
England -32 26 £388 +13.97% 9
London +13 9 £375 - 2
South West -7 7 £475 +5.55% 3
Gloucestershire -1 6 £475 - 1
South East -3 3 £275 -8.33% 1
Midlands - 3 £300 -
East Midlands +1 2 £365 +46.00% 2
Hampshire +1 2 £250 - 1
Suffolk -6 2 £475 +35.71%
East of England -6 2 £475 +35.71%
City of London - 2 £673 - 1
Surrey +9 1 £675 -
Bristol +3 1 £230 -38.66% 2
Derby - 1 £405 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £325 -
Northampton - 1 £325 -
Redhill - 1 £675 -
Derbyshire - 1 £405 -
Basingstoke - 1 £275 -

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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 with a requirement for V-Model.

1 79 (88.76%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (70.79%) Waterfall
3 24 (26.97%) Selenium
4 23 (25.84%) Software Testing
5 22 (24.72%) Test Scripting
5 22 (24.72%) C
5 22 (24.72%) SDLC
6 19 (21.35%) Finance
6 19 (21.35%) Linux
7 18 (20.22%) Scrum
7 18 (20.22%) Performance Testing
7 18 (20.22%) Test Automation
7 18 (20.22%) Test Strategy
7 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
8 17 (19.10%) Security Cleared
8 17 (19.10%) System Testing
8 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
8 17 (19.10%) System Integration Testing
9 16 (17.98%) Windows
9 16 (17.98%) Manual Testing
9 16 (17.98%) Integration Testing
10 15 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (16.85%) QA
10 15 (16.85%) Validation
10 15 (16.85%) ISEB
10 15 (16.85%) Python
10 15 (16.85%) MS Excel
10 15 (16.85%) Oracle
10 15 (16.85%) DevOps
11 14 (15.73%) Defect Management

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills 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 4 (4.49%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (3.37%) CMS
2 3 (3.37%) Confluence
3 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (16.85%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.37%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) MS Project
3 1 (1.12%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 7 (7.87%) SAP FI
2 4 (4.49%) SAP CO
2 4 (4.49%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (2.25%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.25%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) VLAN
3 1 (1.12%) Profibus
3 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.25%) HeidiSQL
3 2 (2.25%) PowerCenter
3 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 24 (26.97%) Selenium
2 13 (14.61%) Cucumber
3 12 (13.48%) JIRA
4 7 (7.87%) HP UFT
5 5 (5.62%) SoapUI
6 4 (4.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (4.49%) Bugzilla
6 4 (4.49%) LoadRunner
6 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio
7 3 (3.37%) FogBugz
7 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
7 3 (3.37%) Hudson
7 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
7 3 (3.37%) JMeter
7 3 (3.37%) Rational Performance Tester
7 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.37%) The Grinder
7 3 (3.37%) WinRunner
8 2 (2.25%) NetBeans
8 2 (2.25%) Robot Framework
General
1 19 (21.35%) Finance
2 10 (11.24%) Banking
3 6 (6.74%) Retail
4 4 (4.49%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Back Office
5 3 (3.37%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.25%) Automotive
6 2 (2.25%) Electronics
6 2 (2.25%) Marketing
7 1 (1.12%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.12%) Avionics
7 1 (1.12%) French Language
7 1 (1.12%) Front Office
7 1 (1.12%) Games
7 1 (1.12%) German Language
7 1 (1.12%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.12%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 22 (24.72%) Analyst
2 19 (21.35%) Tester
3 17 (19.10%) Test Analyst
4 16 (17.98%) Test Engineer
5 12 (13.48%) Integration Engineer
5 12 (13.48%) Test and Integration Engineer
6 11 (12.36%) Test Manager
7 8 (8.99%) Programme Test Manager
7 8 (8.99%) Test Programme Manager
8 7 (7.87%) Programme Manager
9 6 (6.74%) SAP Tester
10 5 (5.62%) Performance Tester
10 5 (5.62%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Architect
11 4 (4.49%) Lead Software Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Requirements Engineer
11 4 (4.49%) Test Leader
12 3 (3.37%) Automation Tester
12 3 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
12 3 (3.37%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.61%) .NET
2 7 (7.87%) Web Services
3 4 (4.49%) ASP.NET
3 4 (4.49%) SOAP
4 3 (3.37%) .NET Framework
4 3 (3.37%) J2EE
4 3 (3.37%) XML
5 2 (2.25%) Gherkin
5 2 (2.25%) HTML
6 1 (1.12%) JSON
6 1 (1.12%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.37%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.25%) Contactless
4 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.12%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.12%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.12%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.12%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.12%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.12%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.35%) Linux
2 16 (17.98%) Windows
3 3 (3.37%) Unix
4 1 (1.12%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.12%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (88.76%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (70.79%) Waterfall
3 23 (25.84%) Software Testing
4 22 (24.72%) SDLC
4 22 (24.72%) Test Scripting
5 18 (20.22%) Performance Testing
5 18 (20.22%) Scrum
5 18 (20.22%) Software Engineering
5 18 (20.22%) Test Automation
5 18 (20.22%) Test Strategy
6 17 (19.10%) System Integration Testing
6 17 (19.10%) System Testing
7 16 (17.98%) Integration Testing
7 16 (17.98%) Manual Testing
8 15 (16.85%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (16.85%) DevOps
8 15 (16.85%) Validation
9 14 (15.73%) Defect Management
10 13 (14.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 13 (14.61%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.72%) C
2 15 (16.85%) Python
3 13 (14.61%) Java
4 12 (13.48%) SQL
5 11 (12.36%) Perl
6 7 (7.87%) C#
7 3 (3.37%) Groovy
7 3 (3.37%) PL/SQL
7 3 (3.37%) VB
8 2 (2.25%) C++
8 2 (2.25%) JavaScript
8 2 (2.25%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.12%) PHP
9 1 (1.12%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.85%) ISEB
3 13 (14.61%) DV Cleared
4 12 (13.48%) ISTQB
5 11 (12.36%) Degree
6 8 (8.99%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 4 (4.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (3.37%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 3 (3.37%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.85%) QA
2 3 (3.37%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.37%) TickIT
3 2 (2.25%) SEPA
3 2 (2.25%) TARGET2
4 1 (1.12%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.12%) ISO26262
4 1 (1.12%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 14 (15.73%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Microsoft
2 15 (16.85%) Oracle
3 12 (13.48%) HP
4 8 (8.99%) SAP
5 4 (4.49%) Siebel
6 2 (2.25%) Atlassian
6 2 (2.25%) Informatica
6 2 (2.25%) JD Edwards
6 2 (2.25%) T-Plan
7 1 (1.12%) Coverity
7 1 (1.12%) Freescale
7 1 (1.12%) IBM
7 1 (1.12%) NEC
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