The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 33 23 24
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 6 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.81% 5.96% 3.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.03% 7.30% 4.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 20 7
Average daily rate £438 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £343 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £525 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £17.66 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+197.28% -77.21%
Waterfall
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
296 315 192
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.16% 81.61% 70.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 250 116
Average daily rate £450 £475 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 7 8
Average hourly rate £47.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+171.42% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £13.00 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.68 £22.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the Bedfordshire region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -4 6 £438 -12.50% 3
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Change Management
3 8 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 8 (57.14%) Retail
3 8 (57.14%) Use Case
3 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 7 (50.00%) User Stories
4 7 (50.00%) Software Delivery
5 6 (42.86%) Data Transformation
5 6 (42.86%) Microservices
5 6 (42.86%) Confluence
5 6 (42.86%) JIRA
6 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) SDLC
8 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (14.29%) Test Management
8 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Agile Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
9 1 (7.14%) Product Management
9 1 (7.14%) hybris
9 1 (7.14%) Change Control
9 1 (7.14%) Test Strategy
9 1 (7.14%) WFM
9 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
9 1 (7.14%) Release Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (42.86%) Confluence
Development Applications
1 6 (42.86%) JIRA
General
1 8 (57.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Business Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Business Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Data Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.14%) HR Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Software Delivery Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Integration
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
2 9 (64.29%) Scrum
3 8 (57.14%) Change Management
3 8 (57.14%) Data Modelling
3 8 (57.14%) Use Case
3 8 (57.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (50.00%) Project Planning
4 7 (50.00%) Software Delivery
4 7 (50.00%) User Stories
5 6 (42.86%) Data Transformation
5 6 (42.86%) Microservices
6 5 (35.71%) Data Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) Business Analysis
7 4 (28.57%) SDLC
8 2 (14.29%) Functional Testing
8 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (14.29%) Test Management
9 1 (7.14%) Change Control
9 1 (7.14%) Product Management
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) hybris