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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 87 85 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 26 41 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.08% 1.68% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.47% 2.27% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 18 18
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£400 £336 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.95% -9.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £247 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £479
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £36.00
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
1773 1810 1702
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.97% 74.33% 70.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 905 857 733
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 22 35
Average hourly rate £21.55 £19.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.42% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.80 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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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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 +3 11 £400 -23.80% 2
Slough +4 6 £369 +50.61% 2
Maidenhead +4 1 - -
Newbury -1 1 £400 -
Wokingham - 1 - -
Bracknell - 1 - - 1
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 61 (85.92%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.99%) Scrum
3 19 (26.76%) Project Management
4 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
5 15 (21.13%) PRINCE2
6 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
6 10 (14.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
7 9 (12.68%) Finance
8 8 (11.27%) ITIL
8 8 (11.27%) SQL
8 8 (11.27%) Time Management
8 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
8 8 (11.27%) V-Model
9 7 (9.86%) Test Scripting
9 7 (9.86%) Release Management
9 7 (9.86%) User Stories
9 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
9 7 (9.86%) CRM
9 7 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (9.86%) ISEB
9 7 (9.86%) PRINCE
10 6 (8.45%) Cognos
10 6 (8.45%) MS PowerPoint
10 6 (8.45%) Use Case
11 5 (7.04%) QA
11 5 (7.04%) JIRA
11 5 (7.04%) ISTQB

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 2 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (2.82%) Smallworld
1 2 (2.82%) CMS
2 1 (1.41%) Confluence
2 1 (1.41%) WebLogic Portal
2 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.41%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (12.68%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.45%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (7.04%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.04%) MS Project
3 5 (7.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.23%) Force.com
2 2 (2.82%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) NAS
2 2 (2.82%) DNS
2 2 (2.82%) IPv6
2 2 (2.82%) GPRS
2 2 (2.82%) 3GPP
2 2 (2.82%) UMTS
2 2 (2.82%) 802.15
2 2 (2.82%) Wireless
2 2 (2.82%) Wireshark
2 2 (2.82%) ZigBee
2 2 (2.82%) HSPA
3 1 (1.41%) SMTP
3 1 (1.41%) DMZ
3 1 (1.41%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (9.86%) SQL Server
1 7 (9.86%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.23%) DataStage
3 2 (2.82%) OLAP
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) DB2
4 1 (1.41%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.41%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (7.04%) JIRA
2 3 (4.23%) Selenium
2 3 (4.23%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.82%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.82%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (2.82%) Toad
3 2 (2.82%) HP UFT
4 1 (1.41%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.41%) JMeter
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.41%) Ant
4 1 (1.41%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.41%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.41%) eggPlant
4 1 (1.41%) NeoLoad
4 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (25.35%) Telecoms
2 9 (12.68%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Multimedia
4 2 (2.82%) Billing
4 2 (2.82%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) Electronics
4 2 (2.82%) Retail
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.82%) Publishing
5 1 (1.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (35.21%) Analyst
2 13 (18.31%) Business Analyst
3 12 (16.90%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.68%) Test Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Architect
5 8 (11.27%) ScrumMaster
6 6 (8.45%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (5.63%) Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Designer
9 2 (2.82%) CRM Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (2.82%) CRM Business Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Telecoms Business Analyst
9 2 (2.82%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 2 (2.82%) Test Engineer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.63%) .NET
2 3 (4.23%) ASP.NET
2 3 (4.23%) SOAP
2 3 (4.23%) XML
2 3 (4.23%) Visualforce
3 2 (2.82%) Velocity
3 2 (2.82%) RESTful
3 2 (2.82%) WSDL
4 1 (1.41%) Ajax
4 1 (1.41%) Java EE
4 1 (1.41%) Web Services
4 1 (1.41%) CSS
4 1 (1.41%) HTML
4 1 (1.41%) jQuery
4 1 (1.41%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.23%) N-Tier
2 3 (4.23%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.82%) PMI
3 2 (2.82%) DTV
3 2 (2.82%) GIS
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) Smart Meter
3 2 (2.82%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.41%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
4 1 (1.41%) PKI
4 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.41%) Wiki
4 1 (1.41%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.41%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.41%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (85.92%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (30.99%) Scrum
3 19 (26.76%) Project Management
4 15 (21.13%) PRINCE2
5 10 (14.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 9 (12.68%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (11.27%) ITIL
7 8 (11.27%) V-Model
7 8 (11.27%) Time Management
8 7 (9.86%) User Stories
8 7 (9.86%) Release Management
8 7 (9.86%) Test Scripting
8 7 (9.86%) PRINCE
8 7 (9.86%) CRM
9 6 (8.45%) Use Case
10 5 (7.04%) Business Analysis
10 5 (7.04%) Data Migration
10 5 (7.04%) ETL
10 5 (7.04%) Migration
10 5 (7.04%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) SQL
2 5 (7.04%) Java
3 3 (4.23%) Apex Code
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.41%) VB
5 1 (1.41%) PeopleCode
Qualifications
1 8 (11.27%) Security Cleared
2 7 (9.86%) ISEB
3 5 (7.04%) ISTQB
4 4 (5.63%) Degree
4 4 (5.63%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.23%) PMI Certification
6 2 (2.82%) HND
6 2 (2.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (1.41%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.04%) QA
2 1 (1.41%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (4.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) Firmware
3 1 (1.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (5.63%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.82%) MOM
Vendors
1 10 (14.08%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.45%) Cognos
3 4 (5.63%) Hyperion
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle
4 3 (4.23%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.23%) SAP
5 2 (2.82%) Talend
5 2 (2.82%) Informatica
6 1 (1.41%) HP
6 1 (1.41%) Software AG
6 1 (1.41%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.41%) IBM
6 1 (1.41%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.41%) Ab Initio
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