Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 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
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 143 174
Rank change year-on-year -19 +31 -1
Contract jobs citing V-Model 5 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.13% 0.053% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% 0.065% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Berkshire median daily rate £485 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.88% +8.15% -15.63%
10th Percentile £468 £333 £293
90th Percentile £503 £398 £376
South East median daily rate £416 £388 £325
% change year-on-year +7.23% +19.23% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £50.00 £41.75
% change year-on-year - +19.76% +138.57%

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 3,401 3,077 4,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.60% 81.97% 81.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,719 1,465 2,140
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +8.67%
10th Percentile £269 £252 £255
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 133 127
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -14.29% -20.45%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.72 £10.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £40.20 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £24.03
% change year-on-year +25.01% -16.77% +11.51%

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 18 July 2018. 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
Bracknell - 1 £485 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
V-Model
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) ISEB
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Contingency Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (40.00%) Decision-Making
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Project Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Web Applications Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Coaching
3 2 (40.00%) Contingency Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Critical Path Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Project Governance
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Project Planning
3 2 (40.00%) Prototyping
3 2 (40.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Test Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) ISEB
1 3 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (20.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Red Hat