Period
to 21 November 2018

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 21 November 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
North West > Lancashire
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 49 65
Rank change year-on-year -23 +16 -
Contract jobs citing V-Model 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.15% 0.44% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.53% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Lancashire median daily rate - £150 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -60.00% -
North West median daily rate £588 £258 £270
% change year-on-year +128.16% -4.63% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Lancashire median hourly rate - £42.50 -
North West median hourly rate - £38.75 -

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 581 374 544
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 85.57% 82.93% 82.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 378 240 360
Lancashire median daily rate £450 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +9.68% -11.93%
10th Percentile £269 £298 £213
90th Percentile £575 £607 £556
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 44 57
Lancashire median hourly rate £35.00 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +8.11%
10th Percentile £11.05 £15.14 £11.90
90th Percentile £51.86 £65.89 £62.29
North West median hourly rate £21.76 £28.00 £21.05
% change year-on-year -22.29% +33.05% -30.20%

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics 365

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics 365
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Test Management
1 1 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft