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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 57 - 66
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing V-Model 8 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.37% - 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £338 - £381
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 - £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 - £436
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £330 £310
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - -
V-Model
UK

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
454 610 580
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 78.01% 78.61% 76.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 377 369
Median daily rate £375 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £269 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £489 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 12
Median hourly rate £35.00 £18.90 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.63%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales 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 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing V-Model across the Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

V-Model Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
South Wales - 7 £338 - 1
V-Model
UK

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, 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 Wales region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 14 (93.33%) SQL
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
4 7 (46.67%) Finance
4 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
4 7 (46.67%) ISEB
5 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (40.00%) Selenium
6 5 (33.33%) Use Case
6 5 (33.33%) Atlassian
6 5 (33.33%) JIRA
6 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
6 5 (33.33%) Volume Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 5 (33.33%) MQSeries
6 5 (33.33%) .NET
6 5 (33.33%) HTML
6 5 (33.33%) Java
6 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (33.33%) SOAP
6 5 (33.33%) XML
6 5 (33.33%) Workflow
7 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
7 4 (26.67%) JMeter
7 4 (26.67%) Document Management

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 5 (33.33%) MQSeries
2 4 (26.67%) JBoss
2 4 (26.67%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 6 (40.00%) Selenium
2 5 (33.33%) JIRA
3 4 (26.67%) Burp Suite
3 4 (26.67%) DbUnit
3 4 (26.67%) JMeter
3 4 (26.67%) JUnit
3 4 (26.67%) Spock
3 4 (26.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (6.67%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (46.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
1 14 (93.33%) Test Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) SQL Analyst
2 7 (46.67%) Tester
3 5 (33.33%) Excel Analyst
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) .NET
1 5 (33.33%) HTML
1 5 (33.33%) SOAP
1 5 (33.33%) XML
2 4 (26.67%) jQuery
2 4 (26.67%) JSTS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 8 (53.33%) Manual Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 5 (33.33%) Use Case
4 5 (33.33%) Volume Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Workflow
5 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (26.67%) Document Management
5 4 (26.67%) SDLC
5 4 (26.67%) Security Testing
6 3 (20.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (13.33%) Regression Testing
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
7 2 (13.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) ISEB
1 7 (46.67%) ISTQB
2 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 3 (20.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Atlassian
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft