The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 65 67 89
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +22
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 58 61 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.28% 2.26% 1.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.88% 3.07% 2.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 27 19
Average daily rate £380 £450 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £256 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £17.66 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+197.28% -77.21%
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
2014 1984 2010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.14% 73.40% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1056 1008 1038
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 43 59
Average hourly rate £16.09 £27.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.49% +71.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.13 £13.65 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £55.65 £123.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 14 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading -7 15 £425 -5.55% 2
Slough +16 14 £380 +26.66% 3
Bracknell +2 7 £338 +39.17% 2
Newbury - 4 £400 - 2
Maidenhead -3 1 - - 1
Wokingham - 1 £525 - 1
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 107 (97.27%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (41.82%) SDLC
3 29 (26.36%) Scrum
4 25 (22.73%) Salesforce.com
5 24 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (20.00%) ITIL
7 20 (18.18%) Force.com
7 20 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (17.27%) Visualforce
8 19 (17.27%) Apex Code
8 19 (17.27%) Project Management
9 18 (16.36%) Telecoms
9 18 (16.36%) ISEB
10 16 (14.55%) JavaScript
10 16 (14.55%) Finance
11 15 (13.64%) Business Analysis
12 14 (12.73%) Subversion
12 14 (12.73%) Git (software)
12 14 (12.73%) Web Application Development
12 14 (12.73%) Ant
13 13 (11.82%) SQL
13 13 (11.82%) CRM
13 13 (11.82%) QA
14 12 (10.91%) Jenkins
15 11 (10.00%) Degree
15 11 (10.00%) Change Management
16 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
16 9 (8.18%) Java
16 9 (8.18%) PRINCE2
16 9 (8.18%) Time Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.73%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.82%) IIS
2 2 (1.82%) SAS
2 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.91%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (0.91%) MS Project Server
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) MS Project
2 3 (2.73%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.91%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (18.18%) Force.com
2 1 (0.91%) Heroku
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.73%) LAN
1 3 (2.73%) WAN
1 3 (2.73%) ZigBee
2 2 (1.82%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) VoIP
3 1 (0.91%) 802.15
3 1 (0.91%) DNS
3 1 (0.91%) HTTP
3 1 (0.91%) IPv6
3 1 (0.91%) S/MIME
3 1 (0.91%) SSL
3 1 (0.91%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.73%) DataStage
2 3 (2.73%) OLAP
3 2 (1.82%) Big Data
3 2 (1.82%) Power BI
3 2 (1.82%) SAS EBI
4 1 (0.91%) DB2
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (12.73%) Ant
1 14 (12.73%) Git (software)
1 14 (12.73%) Subversion
2 12 (10.91%) Jenkins
3 5 (4.55%) JUnit
3 5 (4.55%) Maven
3 5 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (3.64%) Toad
5 3 (2.73%) LabVIEW
6 1 (0.91%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.91%) VersionOne
6 1 (0.91%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (16.36%) Telecoms
2 16 (14.55%) Finance
3 8 (7.27%) Marketing
4 7 (6.36%) Retail
5 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.73%) Electronics
7 1 (0.91%) Advertising
7 1 (0.91%) Automotive
7 1 (0.91%) Billing
7 1 (0.91%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (39.09%) Analyst
2 26 (23.64%) Developer
3 22 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 19 (17.27%) Salesforce.com Developer
5 11 (10.00%) Architect
6 9 (8.18%) Project Manager
7 8 (7.27%) Implementation Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) Change Analyst
8 6 (5.45%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.55%) Business Change Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Business Change Business Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Business IT Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) IT Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) IT Business Analyst
9 5 (4.55%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.64%) Salesforce.com Architect
10 4 (3.64%) Scrum Master
10 4 (3.64%) Test Analyst
11 3 (2.73%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.27%) Visualforce
2 7 (6.36%) .NET
3 5 (4.55%) Hibernate
3 5 (4.55%) Mason
3 5 (4.55%) REST
3 5 (4.55%) Spring
4 4 (3.64%) XML
5 3 (2.73%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.73%) SOAP
5 3 (2.73%) Web Services
6 2 (1.82%) Java EE
6 2 (1.82%) jQuery
6 2 (1.82%) Middleware
6 2 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (1.82%) XSD
6 2 (1.82%) XSL
7 1 (0.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.91%) CSS
7 1 (0.91%) HTML
7 1 (0.91%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.64%) Computer Science
2 4 (3.64%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.64%) Smart Meter
3 3 (2.73%) User Experience
4 2 (1.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.82%) IVR
4 2 (1.82%) Mobile App
4 2 (1.82%) PMI
4 2 (1.82%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.91%) Life Science
5 1 (0.91%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.82%) Unix
2 1 (0.91%) Android
2 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.91%) Windows
2 1 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (97.27%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (41.82%) SDLC
3 29 (26.36%) Scrum
4 24 (21.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (20.00%) ITIL
6 19 (17.27%) Project Management
7 15 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 14 (12.73%) Web Application Development
9 13 (11.82%) CRM
10 11 (10.00%) Change Management
11 9 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (8.18%) PRINCE2
11 9 (8.18%) Time Management
11 9 (8.18%) User Stories
12 8 (7.27%) SOA
13 7 (6.36%) Release Management
13 7 (6.36%) Workflow
14 6 (5.45%) ETL
14 6 (5.45%) Programme Management
14 6 (5.45%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.27%) Apex Code
2 16 (14.55%) JavaScript
3 13 (11.82%) SQL
4 9 (8.18%) Java
5 7 (6.36%) PL/SQL
6 5 (4.55%) C#
7 2 (1.82%) AWK
7 2 (1.82%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.82%) Korn
7 2 (1.82%) sed
7 2 (1.82%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.91%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (16.36%) ISEB
2 11 (10.00%) Degree
3 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.73%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.82%) CCNA
5 2 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.82%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.82%) PMP
5 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.82%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) ISO22301
3 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.91%) PMBOK
3 1 (0.91%) SDET
3 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.91%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.91%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 25 (22.73%) Salesforce.com
2 7 (6.36%) Microsoft
3 6 (5.45%) Oracle
4 4 (3.64%) SAP
5 3 (2.73%) Cognos
5 3 (2.73%) HP
5 3 (2.73%) Informatica
6 2 (1.82%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.82%) Genesys
6 2 (1.82%) IBM
6 2 (1.82%) Teradata
7 1 (0.91%) ServiceNow
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