Period
to 27 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 27 January 2021 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 19 - 43
Rank change year-on-year - +43 -
Contract jobs citing V-Model 2 0 4
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Staffordshire 1.83% - 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% - 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £400
West Midlands median daily rate - - £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £45.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.50 - £45.00

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 86 96 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 78.90% 73.28% 89.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 57 151
Median daily rate £373 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.19% -10.67% -1.32%
10th Percentile £256 £170 £263
90th Percentile £501 £488 £463
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -8.33% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 18 11
Median hourly rate £42.50 £16.20 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +162.35% -64.00% +143.24%
10th Percentile £28.45 £11.17 £15.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.75 £58.00
Median hourly rate £17.50 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.41% -0.94% -29.17%

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

Job postings citing V-Model as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire.

Job vacancy trend for V-Model in Staffordshire

V-Model
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing V-Model in Staffordshire.

Daily rate trend for V-Model in Staffordshire

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

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 Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 27 January 2021. 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
Lichfield - 2 - -
V-Model
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing

V-Model
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 (100.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) REST
1 2 (100.00%) SOAP
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 2 (100.00%) Functional Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
1 2 (100.00%) SOA
1 2 (100.00%) Software Delivery
1 2 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (100.00%) TDD
1 2 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 2 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware