The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
V-Model
South West / Gloucestershire
Rank 42 44 -
Rank change year-on-year +2 -  
Contract jobs citing V-Model 4 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.22% 1.77% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 2.36% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £475 £475 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £428 £340 £335
% change year-on-year +25.73% +1.49%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 278 339 358
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 84.76% 75.17% 75.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 170 216
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £226 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 27 20
Median hourly rate £30.00 £43.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.03% +7.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £46.20 £43.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire

V-Model
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for V-Model in Gloucestershire

V-Model
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for V-Model in Gloucestershire

V-Model
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 9 (100.00%) Linux
1 9 (100.00%) Validation
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) System Testing
1 9 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) SDLC
2 8 (88.89%) Defect Tracking
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Python
2 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (88.89%) C
2 8 (88.89%) Perl
2 8 (88.89%) Oracle
2 8 (88.89%) SQL Server

V-Model
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Applications
1 8 (88.89%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 9 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Integration Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 9 (100.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Test Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (100.00%) DevOps
1 9 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 9 (100.00%) Scrum
1 9 (100.00%) SDLC
1 9 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 9 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 9 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 9 (100.00%) System Testing
1 9 (100.00%) Validation
1 9 (100.00%) Waterfall
2 8 (88.89%) Automation Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Defect Tracking
2 8 (88.89%) Manual Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Performance Testing
2 8 (88.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (88.89%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) C
1 8 (88.89%) Perl
1 8 (88.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) Oracle