Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 160 142
Rank change year-on-year +22 -18 -13
Contract jobs citing V-Model 2 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.068% 0.086% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.084% 0.10% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 4
Manchester median daily rate £240 £240 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.00% -19.35%
North West median daily rate £258 £270 £255
% change year-on-year -4.63% +5.88% -17.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2387 2940 3052
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.27% 83.95% 80.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1521 1873 1811
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.42 £30.52
% change year-on-year +20.41% -26.53% +69.56%

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for V-Model in Manchester

V-Model
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for V-Model in Manchester

V-Model
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for V-Model in Manchester

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester 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
Wigan 0 1 £240 -
Cheadle - 1 - -
V-Model
North West

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 Manchester region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 1 (50.00%) Python
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS

V-Model
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (50.00%) JIRA
1 1 (50.00%) Rational DOORS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB