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 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 29 33 27
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 6 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.23% 2.20% 5.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 2.53% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 18
Median daily rate £438 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +133.33%

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
229 277 306
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.13% 87.11% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 197 240
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 31 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £47.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.52% +171.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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
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 19 January 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
Luton +6 2 £425 -5.55% 5
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) People Management
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 2 (14.29%) MVS
5 2 (14.29%) Advertising
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) .NET
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
6 1 (7.14%) PgMP
6 1 (7.14%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Confluence
6 1 (7.14%) Social Media
6 1 (7.14%) hybris
6 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (7.14%) Tableau
6 1 (7.14%) Change Control
6 1 (7.14%) JIRA
6 1 (7.14%) Use Case

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 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) JBoss
1 1 (7.14%) SAS
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.14%) MySQL
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 2 (14.29%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Programme Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Intranet Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Web Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) JRules
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
1 1 (7.14%) PMI
1 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) Scrum
3 4 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) People Management
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
5 2 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
5 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (7.14%) Change Management
6 1 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification
1 1 (7.14%) PgMP
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.14%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.14%) hybris
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Pega
2 1 (7.14%) Tableau