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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 79 97 109
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 49 33 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.84% 1.27% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 1.80% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 5 6
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£433 £395 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.49% -4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £335 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £468 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £77.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.96% -
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
1844 1830 1690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 69.06% 70.41% 68.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 999 913 681
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £241 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 55 75
Average hourly rate £27.83 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.02% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £12.35 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 £450 +13.92% 7
Slough -7 6 £300 - 1
Bracknell - 6 £263 -
Maidenhead -4 1 - -
Newbury - - - -
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 64 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) Project Management
3 14 (20.00%) Scrum
3 14 (20.00%) SQL
3 14 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
4 13 (18.57%) Release Management
5 12 (17.14%) Telecoms
6 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (14.29%) V-Model
6 10 (14.29%) User Stories
7 9 (12.86%) Oracle
7 9 (12.86%) .NET
8 8 (11.43%) DB2
8 8 (11.43%) Finance
8 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (11.43%) Open Source
9 7 (10.00%) C#
9 7 (10.00%) Java
9 7 (10.00%) UNIX
9 7 (10.00%) Web Services
9 7 (10.00%) ITIL
9 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (10.00%) DSDM
9 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
10 6 (8.57%) ETL
10 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
10 6 (8.57%) CRM
10 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 7 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.14%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.29%) LiveCycle
3 3 (4.29%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (2.86%) MQSeries
4 2 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.43%) Apache
5 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.71%) MS Project
4 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.86%) Misys Midas
3 1 (1.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) SaaS
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.29%) DMZ
1 3 (4.29%) SMTP
2 2 (2.86%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) MVNO
3 1 (1.43%) HSPA
3 1 (1.43%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.43%) Wireshark
3 1 (1.43%) Wireless
3 1 (1.43%) 802.15
3 1 (1.43%) IPv6
3 1 (1.43%) DNS
3 1 (1.43%) GPRS
3 1 (1.43%) 3GPP
3 1 (1.43%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (11.43%) DB2
3 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle Database
4 4 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (4.29%) Oracle Database 10g
5 3 (4.29%) DataStage
6 2 (2.86%) Data Mining
6 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (1.43%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (4.29%) Oracle APEX
1 3 (4.29%) ERwin
1 3 (4.29%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.86%) Toad
2 2 (2.86%) JIRA
2 2 (2.86%) Selenium
2 2 (2.86%) Maven
2 2 (2.86%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) JBehave
3 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.43%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.43%) Subversion
3 1 (1.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.43%) Ant
3 1 (1.43%) JUnit
General
1 12 (17.14%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.43%) Finance
3 6 (8.57%) Retail
4 3 (4.29%) Billing
4 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.29%) Publishing
5 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.86%) Automotive
5 2 (2.86%) Marketing
6 1 (1.43%) German Language
6 1 (1.43%) Legal
6 1 (1.43%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Analyst
2 10 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 10 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Process Manager
3 7 (10.00%) Developer
4 6 (8.57%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (8.57%) Designer
5 5 (7.14%) Release Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) ScrumMaster
7 3 (4.29%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
8 2 (2.86%) Programmer
8 2 (2.86%) Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Solutions Designer
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst Programmer
8 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.86%) AS400 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.86%) .NET
2 7 (10.00%) Web Services
3 6 (8.57%) ASP.NET
4 4 (5.71%) HTML
5 3 (4.29%) CSS
6 2 (2.86%) Spring
6 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (1.43%) REST
7 1 (1.43%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.43%) jQuery
7 1 (1.43%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.43%) J2EE
7 1 (1.43%) XML
7 1 (1.43%) XSLT
7 1 (1.43%) SOAP
7 1 (1.43%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.43%) Open Source
2 4 (5.71%) User Experience
2 4 (5.71%) iSeries
3 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.29%) PMI
3 3 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.86%) AS400
4 2 (2.86%) PKI
4 2 (2.86%) Life Science
4 2 (2.86%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.43%) FMCG
5 1 (1.43%) Smart Meter
5 1 (1.43%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) UNIX
2 4 (5.71%) Windows
3 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.29%) Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Android
4 1 (1.43%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.43%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.43%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (91.43%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.71%) Project Management
3 14 (20.00%) Scrum
3 14 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 13 (18.57%) Release Management
5 10 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (14.29%) V-Model
5 10 (14.29%) User Stories
6 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (10.00%) ITIL
7 7 (10.00%) DSDM
8 6 (8.57%) ETL
8 6 (8.57%) CRM
9 5 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (7.14%) TOGAF
9 5 (7.14%) Data Modelling
9 5 (7.14%) People Management
10 4 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (5.71%) SOA
10 4 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.00%) SQL
2 7 (10.00%) C#
2 7 (10.00%) Java
3 5 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 4 (5.71%) RPG
4 4 (5.71%) RPG IV
5 2 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.86%) RPG/400
6 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.43%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.43%) sed
6 1 (1.43%) AWK
6 1 (1.43%) Korn
6 1 (1.43%) C
6 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.43%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared
2 4 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.29%) ISEB
3 3 (4.29%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.86%) Degree
4 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.29%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.86%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.43%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.43%) Control-M
Vendors
1 13 (18.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (12.86%) Oracle
3 6 (8.57%) IBM
4 3 (4.29%) Adobe
5 2 (2.86%) HP
5 2 (2.86%) SAP
5 2 (2.86%) VMware
5 2 (2.86%) Appcelerator
6 1 (1.43%) Cadence
6 1 (1.43%) Ab Initio
6 1 (1.43%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.43%) Cognos
Reading, Berkshire
Finchley Dean Limited
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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Jumar Solutions
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago