Period
to 18 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 153 162 172
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -15
Contract jobs citing V-Model 8 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.20% 0.025% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.030% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 4
Berkshire median daily rate £485 - £400
South East median daily rate £303 £375 £350
% change year-on-year -19.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £41.15 £41.00
% change year-on-year - +0.37% +134.29%

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 3,314 3,373 3,698
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.45% 84.43% 82.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,633 1,724 2,012
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £225 £262 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 112 146
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £17.28
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.13% -7.41% -32.89%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.30 £11.63
90th Percentile £47.35 £39.43 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% - -2.17%

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 October 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
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Bracknell - 1 £485 -
V-Model
South East

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 6 (75.00%) QA
2 6 (75.00%) ISEB
2 6 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (50.00%) HTML
4 4 (50.00%) Java
4 4 (50.00%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) Black-Box Testing
5 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) Test Management
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
6 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 1 (12.50%) Decision-Making
7 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
7 1 (12.50%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
7 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (12.50%) Project Governance

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 4 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Digital Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Web Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Web Applications Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Test Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) QA Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (62.50%) SDLC
3 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (50.00%) Software Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Black-Box Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (25.00%) Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Open Source
6 2 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (25.00%) Test Management
6 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (25.00%) Wireframes
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
7 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
7 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) ISEB
1 6 (75.00%) ISTQB
2 3 (37.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (75.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) HP Quality Center