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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 31 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 23 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.86% 1.81% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.53% 2.62% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 2 5
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£475 £428 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £426 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £430 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £380 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.57% +0.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £37.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+55.40% -8.64%
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
416 191 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 87.95% 68.95% 71.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 95 185
Average daily rate £425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 10
Average hourly rate £42.00 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £14.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 October 2014. 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
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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 -9 18 £475 +11.76% 1
Bedford - - - -
Dunstable - - - - 1
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (85.71%) PRINCE2
3 23 (65.71%) Scrum
4 20 (57.14%) Finance
5 17 (48.57%) ERP
5 17 (48.57%) Oracle
6 16 (45.71%) SAP
6 16 (45.71%) Agresso
6 16 (45.71%) Oracle General Ledger
7 15 (42.86%) Oracle Payables
7 15 (42.86%) Oracle Receivables
7 15 (42.86%) Oracle Assets
8 14 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
9 12 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (28.57%) Project Management
11 9 (25.71%) General Ledger
12 8 (22.86%) Business Analysis
12 8 (22.86%) PRINCE
12 8 (22.86%) SQL
12 8 (22.86%) Data Integration
13 7 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (20.00%) Retail
14 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
14 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
14 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
15 5 (14.29%) Change Management
15 5 (14.29%) User Experience
16 4 (11.43%) QA
16 4 (11.43%) Internet

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 1 (2.86%) CMS
1 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
1 1 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Agresso
1 16 (45.71%) Oracle General Ledger
2 15 (42.86%) Oracle Payables
2 15 (42.86%) Oracle Receivables
2 15 (42.86%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.86%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) JIRA
1 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (57.14%) Finance
2 9 (25.71%) General Ledger
3 7 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.86%) Games
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 11 (31.43%) Analyst
3 9 (25.71%) Business Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Payments Business Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) ERP Project Manager
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
7 1 (2.86%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.86%) Junior Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Systems Accountant
7 1 (2.86%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Web Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
2 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Data Integration
2 5 (14.29%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Windows
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (85.71%) PRINCE2
3 23 (65.71%) Scrum
4 17 (48.57%) ERP
5 14 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (34.29%) E-Commerce
6 12 (34.29%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (28.57%) Project Management
8 8 (22.86%) Business Analysis
8 8 (22.86%) PRINCE
9 7 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (17.14%) Service Delivery
11 5 (14.29%) Change Management
12 4 (11.43%) Migration
12 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 3 (8.57%) Data Migration
13 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
14 2 (5.71%) Use Case
15 1 (2.86%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.86%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (48.57%) Oracle
2 16 (45.71%) SAP
3 6 (17.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.86%) Planview
4 1 (2.86%) CA
4 1 (2.86%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.86%) Facebook