The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 29 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 of England
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 121 145
Rank change year-on-year -16 +24  
Contract jobs citing V-Model 2 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.085% 0.47% 0.033%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.58% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 1
Median daily rate £379 £450 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.83% +50.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £375 £263
% change year-on-year -13.46% +42.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £52.50 £42.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year +23.52% +4.93%  

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 of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1967 2053 2461
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 83.70% 80.26% 80.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 4811 4492 4820
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £255 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 383 409 430
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.75 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.75 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for V-Model in the East of England

V-Model
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for V-Model in the East of England

V-Model
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for V-Model in the East of England

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -10 1 £433 -
Suffolk - 1 £325 -
V-Model
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 of England region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis

V-Model
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (33.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Performance Tester
1 2 (66.67%) Tester
2 1 (33.33%) Defect Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Non-Functional Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
2 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Trend Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) ISEB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP