Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 23 July 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 > North West
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 195 227 206
Rank change year-on-year +32 -21 -10
Contract jobs citing V-Model 5 11 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.088% 0.14% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.17% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 23
North West median daily rate £258 £340 £263
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -24.26% +29.28% -15.16%
10th Percentile £229 £300 £233
90th Percentile £315 £350 £613
England median daily rate £400 £350 £330
% change year-on-year +14.29% +6.06% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North West median hourly rate £35.00 - -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £41.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year +25.75% +3.09% -33.61%

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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4639 6317 6092
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 81.82% 82.23% 79.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2849 3907 3445
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.15%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £256
90th Percentile £538 £550 £556
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 213 206 274
North West median hourly rate £36.00 £29.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +6.36% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.90 £53.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year - +14.94% +6.10%

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for V-Model in the North West

V-Model
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for V-Model in the North West

V-Model
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for V-Model in the North West

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Cheshire +28 2 £258 - 1
Manchester +7 2 £325 +8.33% 3
Lancashire - 1 £238 - 1
V-Model
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 North West region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Wonderware
2 2 (40.00%) HND
2 2 (40.00%) GAMP
2 2 (40.00%) Siemens
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) SCADA
2 2 (40.00%) Network Security
2 2 (40.00%) Allen-Bradley
2 2 (40.00%) WinCC
2 2 (40.00%) Rockwell
3 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) Selenium
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) JIRA
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (20.00%) SAP CO

V-Model
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (40.00%) WinCC
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
1 1 (20.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (20.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Systems Integration Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) UAT Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
1 2 (40.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) GAMP
2 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Allen-Bradley
1 2 (40.00%) Rockwell
1 2 (40.00%) Siemens
1 2 (40.00%) Wonderware
2 1 (20.00%) SAP
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