The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 29 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 11 14 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.48% 3.70% 2.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 4.38% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 9
Median daily rate £475 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £375 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £472
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
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
265 320 348
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 83.86% 84.66% 80.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 230 205
Median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £295 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 9
Median hourly rate £50.78 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.95% +6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton -3 5 £475 +15.15% 1
Bedford +7 1 - -
Dunstable +6 1 £450 +20.00%
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Scrum
3 11 (68.75%) E-Commerce
4 7 (43.75%) User Stories
5 6 (37.50%) Data Flow Diagram
5 6 (37.50%) Use Case
5 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (37.50%) Retail
5 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
6 5 (31.25%) Change Management
6 5 (31.25%) Data Transformation
6 5 (31.25%) Microservices
6 5 (31.25%) Software Delivery
7 4 (25.00%) Confluence
7 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 4 (25.00%) JIRA
7 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) SDLC
8 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (12.50%) Change Control
9 2 (12.50%) Project Management
9 2 (12.50%) Migration
9 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (6.25%) Validation
10 1 (6.25%) ERP
10 1 (6.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (6.25%) GxP
10 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 4 (25.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.25%) 5G
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
General
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (37.50%) Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Business Data Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Data Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Web Manager
4 3 (18.75%) Web Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) HR Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Business Integration Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Systems Validation Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Data Integration Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Validation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
1 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (75.00%) Scrum
3 11 (68.75%) E-Commerce
4 7 (43.75%) User Stories
5 6 (37.50%) Data Flow Diagram
5 6 (37.50%) Data Modelling
5 6 (37.50%) Use Case
5 6 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (31.25%) Change Management
6 5 (31.25%) Data Transformation
6 5 (31.25%) Microservices
6 5 (31.25%) Software Delivery
7 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 4 (25.00%) Project Planning
7 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
8 3 (18.75%) SDLC
8 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (12.50%) Change Control
9 2 (12.50%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (6.25%) GxP
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) hybris
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) SAP