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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 24 30 34
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 12 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.69% 3.42% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.58% 3.96% 3.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 12
Median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
262 303 349
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.62% 86.32% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 213 226
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £281 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 11
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 £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -1 5 £475 +11.76% 1
Bedford +7 3 £475 +13.09%
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (77.78%) Scrum
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 7 (38.89%) Change Management
3 7 (38.89%) User Stories
4 6 (33.33%) Use Case
4 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (33.33%) Retail
4 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 6 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
5 5 (27.78%) Microservices
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) JIRA
5 5 (27.78%) Confluence
5 5 (27.78%) Data Transformation
5 5 (27.78%) Software Delivery
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (22.22%) Change Control
6 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
7 3 (16.67%) Validation
7 3 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 3 (16.67%) GxP
7 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (16.67%) ERP
7 3 (16.67%) CRM
7 3 (16.67%) SAP

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 5 (27.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 2 (11.11%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JIRA
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 5 (27.78%) Business Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Business Data Analyst
4 4 (22.22%) Data Analyst
5 3 (16.67%) Consultant
5 3 (16.67%) Web Manager
5 3 (16.67%) Web Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Business Integration Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Computer Systems Validation Consultant
6 1 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Data Integration Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) HR Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Integration Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Validation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 1 (5.56%) Data Structures
2 1 (5.56%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (77.78%) Scrum
2 12 (66.67%) E-Commerce
3 7 (38.89%) Change Management
3 7 (38.89%) User Stories
4 6 (33.33%) Data Flow Diagram
4 6 (33.33%) Data Modelling
4 6 (33.33%) Use Case
4 6 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (27.78%) Business Analysis
5 5 (27.78%) Data Transformation
5 5 (27.78%) Microservices
5 5 (27.78%) Software Delivery
5 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (22.22%) Change Control
6 4 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 4 (22.22%) Prototyping
6 4 (22.22%) SDLC
6 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (16.67%) GxP
2 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (5.56%) hybris
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft