The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 3 months to 22 June 2017 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 87 96
Contract jobs citing V-Model 0 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.45% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.55% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £363 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +85.89%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £324 £350 £267
% change year-on-year -7.42% +31.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +23.52% +112.50%  

V-Model is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1299 1277 1261
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 84.63% 82.28% 77.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 823 786 784
Median daily rate £413 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £580 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 33 29
Median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.37% -23.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.50 £10.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £32.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing V-Model as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for V-Model in the East Midlands

V-Model
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for V-Model in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing V-Model also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Order to Cash
2 1 (50.00%) Record to Report
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

V-Model
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) SAP FI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) SAP Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Test Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Order to Cash
2 1 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Record to Report
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (50.00%) Scenario Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SAP