The table below looks at the statistics for V-Model skills in IT contracts advertised for the 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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
V-Model
Rank 141 124 110
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -14
Contract jobs citing V-Model 5 1 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.17% 0.039% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.048% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Average daily rate - - £320
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
V-Model
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2341 2063 1718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 80.56% 80.43% 75.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1550 1405 1014
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 49 35
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.72 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.64% -7.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.50 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £36.00 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

V-Model
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

V-Model Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

V-Model
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

V-Model Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
V-Model
England

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Selenium
4 2 (28.57%) Compatibility Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
4 2 (28.57%) ISEB
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
4 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Jadu
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) PHP
5 1 (14.29%) .NET
5 1 (14.29%) MySQL

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 (14.29%) CMS
1 1 (14.29%) Jadu
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (28.57%) Selenium
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Test Analyst
3 3 (42.86%) Manual Test Analyst
4 2 (28.57%) Test Leader
5 1 (14.29%) Automation Test Lead
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
2 4 (57.14%) CRM
2 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) Functional Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (28.57%) Automation Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Compatibility Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Information Assurance
4 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
4 2 (28.57%) Test Scripting
5 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Business Process Mapping
5 1 (14.29%) Content Management
5 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) ISEB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 2 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle