The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited V-Model over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
V-Model
Rank 64 54 60
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing V-Model 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.14% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.24% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £510 £313
% change year-on-year
-39.21% +63.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 - -
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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 Wiltshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
509 414 441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 72.51% 73.02% 64.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 339 266 257
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 20 29
Average hourly rate £22.69 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.36% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £8.00 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £55.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
2 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (60.00%) System Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
5 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (20.00%) OpenUP
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Volume Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Test Management
5 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
5 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards
5 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (20.00%) Change Management
5 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (20.00%) Scrum
5 1 (20.00%) Unified Process
5 1 (20.00%) C
5 1 (20.00%) Java

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics AX
General
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Software Testing
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) System Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
4 1 (20.00%) OpenUP
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (20.00%) Resource Management
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Volume Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
4 1 (20.00%) DSDM
4 1 (20.00%) ERP
4 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) ISEB
1 5 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Siebel
1 1 (20.00%) JD Edwards