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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 90 89 91
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 43 39 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.51% 1.41% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.89% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 17 12
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£400 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £263 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £406 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.22 £77.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-61.00% +138.46%
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
2008 2061 1518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.33% 74.54% 70.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 1084 617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 56 64
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.90 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £164.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -8 12 £400 +6.66% 5
Maidenhead +8 4 - -
Bracknell +5 3 £243 -51.50% 2
Slough +2 3 £340 -35.23% 2
Newbury -10 1 £350 -30.00% 1
Hungerford - - - -
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 91 (93.81%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.90%) Scrum
3 26 (26.80%) Project Management
4 22 (22.68%) Telecoms
5 18 (18.56%) SQL
6 17 (17.53%) PRINCE2
7 16 (16.49%) Release Management
8 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
9 14 (14.43%) V-Model
10 12 (12.37%) User Stories
11 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (11.34%) .NET
11 11 (11.34%) Java
12 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
13 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET
13 9 (9.28%) ITIL
13 9 (9.28%) Continuous Improvement
14 8 (8.25%) Open Source
14 8 (8.25%) QA
14 8 (8.25%) Finance
14 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
14 8 (8.25%) CRM
15 7 (7.22%) SOA
15 7 (7.22%) ETL
15 7 (7.22%) ISEB
15 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 7 (7.22%) Oracle
15 7 (7.22%) Web Services
15 7 (7.22%) UNIX
15 7 (7.22%) C#

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 6 (6.19%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.15%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.09%) LiveCycle
3 3 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.06%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.03%) CMS
5 1 (1.03%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.03%) Apache
5 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.15%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.15%) MS Project
3 3 (3.09%) MS Office
3 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.06%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) Force.com
2 2 (2.06%) Office 365
3 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) NAS
2 2 (2.06%) MVNO
2 2 (2.06%) Internet
3 1 (1.03%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) DB2
3 4 (4.12%) Oracle Database
3 4 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (3.09%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.09%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.03%) DataStage
6 1 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Eclipse
1 5 (5.15%) Git (software)
1 5 (5.15%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (5.15%) Selenium
2 4 (4.12%) JIRA
3 3 (3.09%) ERwin
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (2.06%) Maven
4 2 (2.06%) Subversion
4 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (2.06%) Ant
5 1 (1.03%) JMeter
5 1 (1.03%) JUnit
5 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.03%) JBehave
5 1 (1.03%) WebDriver
5 1 (1.03%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.03%) Cucumber
General
1 22 (22.68%) Telecoms
2 8 (8.25%) Finance
3 6 (6.19%) Retail
4 5 (5.15%) Billing
5 3 (3.09%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.06%) Marketing
6 2 (2.06%) Automotive
6 2 (2.06%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.06%) Advertising
7 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.03%) Publishing
7 1 (1.03%) Legal
7 1 (1.03%) Banking
7 1 (1.03%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (23.71%) Analyst
2 13 (13.40%) Project Manager
3 12 (12.37%) Developer
4 11 (11.34%) Business Analyst
5 9 (9.28%) Architect
6 8 (8.25%) Process Manager
7 7 (7.22%) ScrumMaster
8 6 (6.19%) Agile Business Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Test Analyst
8 6 (6.19%) Solutions Architect
9 5 (5.15%) Release Manager
10 4 (4.12%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Consultant
11 3 (3.09%) Programme Manager
11 3 (3.09%) IT Project Manager
11 3 (3.09%) Technical Manager
11 3 (3.09%) Delivery Manager
11 3 (3.09%) CRM Analyst
11 3 (3.09%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 3 (3.09%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.34%) .NET
2 9 (9.28%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.22%) Web Services
4 4 (4.12%) HTML
5 3 (3.09%) XML
5 3 (3.09%) CSS
5 3 (3.09%) SOAP
5 3 (3.09%) Visualforce
6 2 (2.06%) Spring
6 2 (2.06%) WSDL
7 1 (1.03%) J2EE
7 1 (1.03%) Struts
7 1 (1.03%) XSLT
7 1 (1.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.03%) REST
7 1 (1.03%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.03%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.03%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.25%) Open Source
2 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.15%) PMI
4 4 (4.12%) User Experience
5 3 (3.09%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.09%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.06%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.06%) SWIFT
6 2 (2.06%) iSeries
6 2 (2.06%) AS400
6 2 (2.06%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.03%) FMCG
7 1 (1.03%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (7.22%) UNIX
2 6 (6.19%) Windows
2 6 (6.19%) Linux
3 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000
4 1 (1.03%) Android
4 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.03%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.03%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (93.81%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.90%) Scrum
3 26 (26.80%) Project Management
4 17 (17.53%) PRINCE2
5 16 (16.49%) Release Management
6 14 (14.43%) V-Model
7 12 (12.37%) User Stories
8 11 (11.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (9.28%) ITIL
9 9 (9.28%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (8.25%) CRM
11 7 (7.22%) SOA
11 7 (7.22%) ETL
12 6 (6.19%) Time Management
12 6 (6.19%) Software Testing
12 6 (6.19%) Test Scripting
12 6 (6.19%) Validation
13 5 (5.15%) People Management
13 5 (5.15%) Workflow
13 5 (5.15%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.56%) SQL
2 11 (11.34%) Java
3 7 (7.22%) C#
4 5 (5.15%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.09%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.06%) RPG/400
6 2 (2.06%) RPG IV
6 2 (2.06%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.06%) RPG
6 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.03%) AWK
7 1 (1.03%) Python
7 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.03%) VB
7 1 (1.03%) C
7 1 (1.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.03%) sed
7 1 (1.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 7 (7.22%) ISEB
1 7 (7.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (6.19%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.15%) PMI Certification
4 4 (4.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (3.09%) HND
5 3 (3.09%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.09%) Degree
6 2 (2.06%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.06%) VCP4
7 1 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.25%) QA
2 1 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (4.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (3.09%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.06%) MOM
3 1 (1.03%) Control-M
3 1 (1.03%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (15.46%) Microsoft
2 7 (7.22%) Oracle
3 4 (4.12%) IBM
4 3 (3.09%) Adobe
4 3 (3.09%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.06%) Appcelerator
5 2 (2.06%) HP
6 1 (1.03%) Cadence
6 1 (1.03%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.03%) Cognos
6 1 (1.03%) Software AG
6 1 (1.03%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.03%) SAP
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