The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
V-Model
Rank 125 97 -
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -
Contract jobs citing V-Model 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.044% 0.12% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.055% 0.15% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate
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£464 £235 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £525
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -40.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £61.00 -
% change year-on-year
-30.32% -
V-Model
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1819 1309 1192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.56% 78.62% 78.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 822 639
Average daily rate £375 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 27 50
Average hourly rate £15.36 £14.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.89% -59.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.85 £8.95 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Leeds - 1 £464 -
V-Model
Yorkshire

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) SAS
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 1 (50.00%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (50.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) HP UFT
1 1 (50.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SAS Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Functional Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Integration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Regression Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle