The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 66 56 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 42 70 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.14% 2.76% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.70% 3.57% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 44 21
Median daily rate £413 £383 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £340 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £459 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +83.33%
Waterfall
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1558 1960 1943
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.25% 77.26% 73.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 852 1047 1030
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 87 23
Median hourly rate £22.50 £30.90 £24.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.18% +27.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.42 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.18 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the Berkshire region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Berkshire region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
Reading -2 13 £413 -2.94% 1
Slough 0 8 £410 +6.49%
Maidenhead 0 4 - - 2
Bracknell -1 3 £313 -3.84%
Windsor - 1 £425 -
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 70 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.78%) Data Protection
3 23 (25.56%) SDLC
4 22 (24.44%) ITIL
5 17 (18.89%) C#
6 16 (17.78%) .NET
6 16 (17.78%) TDD
6 16 (17.78%) Finance
6 16 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (16.67%) SQL
8 13 (14.44%) Telecoms
8 13 (14.44%) MVC
8 13 (14.44%) Project Management
9 12 (13.33%) SOLID
10 11 (12.22%) AngularJS
10 11 (12.22%) Business Process Mapping
10 11 (12.22%) Scrum
10 11 (12.22%) Business Analysis
10 11 (12.22%) QA
11 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
11 10 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (10.00%) SC Cleared
12 9 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (10.00%) JIRA
12 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (10.00%) User Stories
13 8 (8.89%) Kimball Methodology
13 8 (8.89%) Inmon Methodology
13 8 (8.89%) Six Sigma
13 8 (8.89%) Microsoft

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 3 (3.33%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
1 3 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.22%) JBoss
3 1 (1.11%) Confluence
3 1 (1.11%) IIS
3 1 (1.11%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.11%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (7.78%) MS Office
2 3 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.22%) MS Project
4 1 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (8.89%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.11%) HFM
2 1 (1.11%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (1.11%) Primavera
2 1 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) Internet
1 3 (3.33%) RTP
1 3 (3.33%) VLAN
1 3 (3.33%) VoIP
2 1 (1.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) Data Mart
1 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (6.67%) DataStage
3 4 (4.44%) OLAP
4 2 (2.22%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 2 (2.22%) MySQL
4 2 (2.22%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.11%) Hazelcast
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.11%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.11%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (10.00%) JIRA
2 8 (8.89%) Toad
3 7 (7.78%) Jenkins
4 5 (5.56%) Hudson
4 5 (5.56%) Selenium
5 4 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (4.44%) WebDriver
6 3 (3.33%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.33%) Git (software)
6 3 (3.33%) JUnit
6 3 (3.33%) Maven
6 3 (3.33%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.33%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.22%) Capybara
7 2 (2.22%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.22%) JMeter
7 2 (2.22%) LoadRunner
7 2 (2.22%) TestLink
7 2 (2.22%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.11%) Gradle
General
1 16 (17.78%) Finance
2 13 (14.44%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.56%) Marketing
4 3 (3.33%) Automotive
4 3 (3.33%) Banking
5 2 (2.22%) Legal
5 2 (2.22%) Retail
6 1 (1.11%) Electronics
6 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.11%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (43.33%) Analyst
2 20 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 20 (22.22%) Developer
3 12 (13.33%) C# Developer
4 11 (12.22%) Systems Analyst
5 9 (10.00%) Transition Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Project Manager
7 6 (6.67%) Scrum Master
8 5 (5.56%) Service Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Test Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Business Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Cognos BI Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Cognos Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Report Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Digital Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Digital Business Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) OSS Engineer
10 3 (3.33%) Senior OSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.78%) .NET
2 11 (12.22%) AngularJS
3 5 (5.56%) Velocity
4 3 (3.33%) CSS
4 3 (3.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (3.33%) SOAP
4 3 (3.33%) Spring
5 2 (2.22%) .NET Framework
5 2 (2.22%) HTML
5 2 (2.22%) RESTful
5 2 (2.22%) Web Services
5 2 (2.22%) XML
6 1 (1.11%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.11%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.11%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.11%) HTML5
6 1 (1.11%) iBATIS
6 1 (1.11%) Java EE
6 1 (1.11%) JSON
6 1 (1.11%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.22%) IVR
3 2 (2.22%) Life Science
3 2 (2.22%) User Experience
4 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.11%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (1.11%) PMI
4 1 (1.11%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.67%) Windows
2 5 (5.56%) Unix
3 3 (3.33%) Linux
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.78%) Data Protection
3 23 (25.56%) SDLC
4 22 (24.44%) ITIL
5 16 (17.78%) TDD
6 13 (14.44%) MVC
6 13 (14.44%) Project Management
7 12 (13.33%) SOLID
8 11 (12.22%) Business Analysis
8 11 (12.22%) Business Process Mapping
8 11 (12.22%) Scrum
9 10 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 9 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 9 (10.00%) User Stories
11 8 (8.89%) Inmon Methodology
11 8 (8.89%) Kimball Methodology
11 8 (8.89%) Six Sigma
11 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (8.89%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (18.89%) C#
2 15 (16.67%) SQL
3 6 (6.67%) Java
4 4 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.22%) C
5 2 (2.22%) C++
5 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.11%) PHP
6 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.67%) ISTQB
4 5 (5.56%) Degree
5 4 (4.44%) DV Cleared
5 4 (4.44%) PMI Certification
5 4 (4.44%) PMP
6 3 (3.33%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (3.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.11%) APMP
7 1 (1.11%) ISEB
7 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (1.11%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (12.22%) QA
2 2 (2.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.11%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (1.11%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 8 (8.89%) Cognos
1 8 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.78%) Oracle
3 6 (6.67%) Informatica
4 3 (3.33%) Genesys
5 2 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (1.11%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.11%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.11%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.11%) SAP
6 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow