The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 67 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing V-Model 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.72% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £364 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.52% +11.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £38.75
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
534 354 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.95% 69.14% 71.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 185 214
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -11.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing V-Model across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Wales

V-Model
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) QA
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
3 3 (60.00%) SQL
3 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) UNIX
5 1 (20.00%) RUP
5 1 (20.00%) Intranet
5 1 (20.00%) Internet
5 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Test Leader
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Test Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 4 (80.00%) Test Planning
2 4 (80.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Test Scripting
2 4 (80.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Validation
2 4 (80.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (20.00%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle