The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 3 months to 27 March 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 99 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing V-Model 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.26% 0.15% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.19% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £489 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.64% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £340 £340
% change year-on-year +32.35% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 960 1064 1184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.12% 82.23% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 698 661
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £317 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 81 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.38 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.77 £51.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

V-Model
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing V-Model as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for V-Model in Surrey

V-Model
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for V-Model in Surrey

V-Model
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing V-Model in Surrey over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for V-Model in Surrey

V-Model
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for V-Model in Surrey

V-Model
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 1 £675 -
V-Model
South East

V-Model
Top 24 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for V-Model.

1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (100.00%) JIRA
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Groovy
3 1 (33.33%) QA

V-Model
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 3 (100.00%) JIRA
2 2 (66.67%) HP UFT
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
3 1 (33.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 2 (66.67%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Functional Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Java
1 3 (100.00%) Python
2 1 (33.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ISTQB
2 2 (66.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (33.33%) ISEB
3 1 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) HP