Period
to 13 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 13 December 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 62 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +68
Contract jobs citing V-Model 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.43% 0.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Lancashire median daily rate £150 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -60.00% - -
North West median daily rate £258 £270 £255
% change year-on-year -4.63% +5.88% -20.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 - -
North West median hourly rate £42.50 - -

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 Lancashire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 381 506 769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 82.47% 84.90% 82.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 347 522
Lancashire median daily rate £425 £388 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% -13.89% +16.13%
10th Percentile £273 £213 £280
90th Percentile £615 £575 £663
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 49 79
Lancashire median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +36.20%
10th Percentile £15.14 £11.45 £18.06
90th Percentile £53.00 £67.21 £47.76
North West median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £30.15
% change year-on-year +4.17% -20.40% +72.29%

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for V-Model in Lancashire

V-Model
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for V-Model in Lancashire

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

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 Lancashire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2017. 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
Preston - 2 £150 -
V-Model
North West

For the 6 months to 13 December 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) CRM
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) EDI
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) B2B
2 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) SysML
2 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) JIRA
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control

V-Model
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) QA Technician
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) SysML Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) B2B
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Management
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
1 1 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Assessment
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) SysML
1 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA