The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 32 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 18 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.53% 1.68% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 2.67% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 3 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £350 £165
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +112.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £374 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.62% -0.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £36.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+67.12% -16.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
412 150 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.78% 63.03% 75.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 76 140
Average daily rate £413 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Waterfall
East of England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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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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 -2 15 £425 +3.03% 1
Bedford - - - -
Dunstable - - - - 1
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 20 (68.97%) PRINCE2
2 18 (62.07%) Scrum
3 16 (55.17%) Finance
4 14 (48.28%) ERP
4 14 (48.28%) Oracle
5 13 (44.83%) SAP
5 13 (44.83%) Agresso
5 13 (44.83%) Oracle General Ledger
6 12 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
6 12 (41.38%) Oracle Payables
6 12 (41.38%) Oracle Receivables
6 12 (41.38%) Oracle Assets
7 10 (34.48%) General Ledger
8 9 (31.03%) Data Integration
8 9 (31.03%) Retail
9 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
9 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
9 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
10 6 (20.69%) SQL
11 5 (17.24%) Project Management
11 5 (17.24%) PRINCE
11 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (17.24%) Systems Analysis
12 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (13.79%) Migration
12 4 (13.79%) Supplier Management
13 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
13 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (44.83%) Oracle General Ledger
1 13 (44.83%) Agresso
2 12 (41.38%) Oracle Payables
2 12 (41.38%) Oracle Receivables
2 12 (41.38%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (3.45%) CA Clarity
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.45%) JIRA
General
1 16 (55.17%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) General Ledger
3 9 (31.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Project Manager
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) ERP Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Payments Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Junior Project Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Systems Accountant
5 1 (3.45%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Junior
5 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Head of Development
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (68.97%) PRINCE2
2 18 (62.07%) Scrum
3 14 (48.28%) ERP
4 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (41.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (24.14%) Business Analysis
5 7 (24.14%) Service Delivery
5 7 (24.14%) E-Commerce
5 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (17.24%) PRINCE
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Migration
7 4 (13.79%) Supplier Management
8 3 (10.34%) Use Case
8 3 (10.34%) Data Migration
8 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (6.90%) Change Management
10 1 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (48.28%) Oracle
2 13 (44.83%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) CA
3 1 (3.45%) Planview
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