Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 November 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 > London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 596 580 572
Rank change year-on-year -16 -8 -8
Contract jobs citing V-Model 36 36 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.077% 0.081% 0.098%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.089% 0.094% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 25
London median daily rate £438 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £275 £300
90th Percentile £584 £605 £463
England median daily rate £413 £375 £319
% change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -1.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
London median hourly rate - £40.00 -
England median hourly rate £41.83 £41.00 £41.50
% change year-on-year +2.01% -1.20% -29.96%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40583 38438 39314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.96% 86.23% 83.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 29509 27575 28097
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £305 £288
90th Percentile £675 £642 £638
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 398 474
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.15 £50.84 £50.69
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for V-Model in London

V-Model
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for V-Model in London

V-Model
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing V-Model in London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for V-Model in London

V-Model
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for V-Model in London

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
West London -7 4 £355 +18.33%
Central London -10 3 £520 +21.64%
V-Model
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 London region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) Waterfall
3 14 (38.89%) Java
4 13 (36.11%) Test Automation
4 13 (36.11%) Test Scripting
5 12 (33.33%) JIRA
5 12 (33.33%) Selenium
5 12 (33.33%) Banking
5 12 (33.33%) Finance
5 12 (33.33%) SDLC
6 11 (30.56%) Defect Management
6 11 (30.56%) Functional Testing
6 11 (30.56%) QA
6 11 (30.56%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (27.78%) DevOps
8 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 9 (25.00%) Performance Testing
9 8 (22.22%) Investment Banking
9 8 (22.22%) Software Testing
9 8 (22.22%) BDD
10 7 (19.44%) Open Source
10 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (19.44%) JMeter
10 7 (19.44%) Scrum
10 7 (19.44%) TDD
10 7 (19.44%) Web Services
11 6 (16.67%) XML
11 6 (16.67%) .NET
11 6 (16.67%) SOAP
11 6 (16.67%) ISEB

V-Model
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (13.89%) Confluence
2 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) VLAN
2 1 (2.78%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) JIRA
1 12 (33.33%) Selenium
2 7 (19.44%) JMeter
3 6 (16.67%) Cucumber
4 4 (11.11%) Calabash
4 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 4 (11.11%) SoapUI
4 4 (11.11%) SpecFlow
4 4 (11.11%) TeamCity
5 3 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (5.56%) HP UFT
6 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (2.78%) Appium
7 1 (2.78%) Bitbucket
7 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.78%) JUnit
7 1 (2.78%) LoadRunner
7 1 (2.78%) TestRail
7 1 (2.78%) WebDriver
7 1 (2.78%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (33.33%) Banking
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (22.22%) Investment Banking
3 5 (13.89%) Front Office
4 4 (11.11%) Back Office
5 2 (5.56%) Military
6 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (44.44%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Test Manager
4 4 (11.11%) QA Analyst
4 4 (11.11%) QA Leader
4 4 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Project Leader
5 3 (8.33%) QA Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Report Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
5 3 (8.33%) Test Automation Manager
5 3 (8.33%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Test Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.56%) Tester
7 1 (2.78%) Senior QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Web Services
2 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) RESTful
2 6 (16.67%) SOAP
2 6 (16.67%) XML
3 4 (11.11%) JSON
4 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (8.33%) COM
4 3 (8.33%) IBM Integration Bus
4 3 (8.33%) J2EE
4 3 (8.33%) React
4 3 (8.33%) Visualforce
5 1 (2.78%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Derivative
1 5 (13.89%) Equities
1 5 (13.89%) OTC Derivatives
2 3 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) SWIFT
4 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (55.56%) Waterfall
3 13 (36.11%) Test Automation
3 13 (36.11%) Test Scripting
4 12 (33.33%) SDLC
5 11 (30.56%) Defect Management
5 11 (30.56%) Functional Testing
6 10 (27.78%) DevOps
7 9 (25.00%) Performance Testing
8 8 (22.22%) BDD
8 8 (22.22%) Software Testing
9 7 (19.44%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (19.44%) Open Source
9 7 (19.44%) Scrum
9 7 (19.44%) TDD
10 6 (16.67%) BPMN
11 5 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (13.89%) Integration Testing
11 5 (13.89%) Scenario Testing
12 4 (11.11%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) Java
2 3 (8.33%) Apex Code
2 3 (8.33%) C
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
3 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) ISEB
2 6 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) Degree
3 5 (13.89%) ISTQB
4 3 (8.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.56%) IIBA
6 1 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) QA
2 4 (11.11%) Dodd-Frank
2 4 (11.11%) EMIR
2 4 (11.11%) MiFID
3 3 (8.33%) Data Quality
4 1 (2.78%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Firmware
1 3 (8.33%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (30.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle
2 3 (8.33%) HP
2 3 (8.33%) IBM
2 3 (8.33%) Informatica
2 3 (8.33%) Remedy
2 3 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.78%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
4 1 (2.78%) Tradeweb