Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for V-Model skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited V-Model over the 6 months to 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

V-Model
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 165 175 161
Rank change year-on-year +10 -14 +12
Contract jobs citing V-Model 7 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.074% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.087% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Berkshire median daily rate £450 - £400
South East median daily rate £375 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -16.67% +20.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £50.00 £41.15 -
% change year-on-year +21.51% - -

V-Model is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,548 3,429 3,272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.74% 84.35% 83.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,691 1,773 1,714
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £269 £250
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 88 126
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £18.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -20.66% -31.04%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.10 £11.63
90th Percentile £48.88 £41.80 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £24.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.00% +6.71% -24.29%

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing V-Model as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for V-Model in Berkshire

V-Model
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for V-Model in Berkshire

V-Model
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing V-Model in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for V-Model in Berkshire

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead +5 2 - -
Reading -10 1 - -
V-Model
South East

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing V-Model also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
3 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 4 (57.14%) ISEB
4 4 (57.14%) HTML
4 4 (57.14%) JIRA
4 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
4 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
5 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (42.86%) Black-Box Testing
5 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) Windows
6 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
6 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (14.29%) Defect Management
7 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
7 1 (14.29%) Gatling
7 1 (14.29%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
7 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
7 1 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 1 (14.29%) Coaching
7 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform

V-Model
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (14.29%) Cucumber
2 1 (14.29%) Gatling
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) JMeter
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
2 1 (14.29%) SonarQube
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Digital Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) QA Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Web Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Web Applications Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) QA Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Waterfall
3 5 (71.43%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
4 4 (57.14%) SDLC
4 4 (57.14%) Software Testing
5 3 (42.86%) Black-Box Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (28.57%) Scrum
6 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (28.57%) Wireframes
7 1 (14.29%) Change Management
7 1 (14.29%) Critical Path Analysis
7 1 (14.29%) Decision-Making
7 1 (14.29%) Migration
7 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
7 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
7 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
7 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) ISEB
1 4 (57.14%) ISTQB
2 3 (42.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Google