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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 75 80 104
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 46 45 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.09% 1.81% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 2.37% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 6
Median daily rate £400 £350 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £400 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £30.16 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -47.54%
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
1768 1900 1864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 80.44% 76.31% 76.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 963 1102 891
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £528 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 62 31
Median hourly rate £19.61 £37.09 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.12% +106.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £40.00 £59.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +28 20 £413 +8.19% 3
Bracknell 0 8 £319 -1.00%
Slough +3 6 £325 -8.77% 3
Maidenhead -9 3 £325 -24.85%
Newbury +4 1 - -
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 100 (74.63%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (35.07%) Data Protection
3 42 (31.34%) SDLC
4 32 (23.88%) TDD
5 29 (21.64%) Business Process Mapping
6 25 (18.66%) Business Analysis
7 24 (17.91%) BPMN
7 24 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 23 (17.16%) C#
9 22 (16.42%) SQL
9 22 (16.42%) .NET
9 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (14.93%) Scrum
11 19 (14.18%) MS Visio
11 19 (14.18%) Microsoft
12 18 (13.43%) Telecoms
12 18 (13.43%) Finance
13 17 (12.69%) MVC
13 17 (12.69%) Project Management
13 17 (12.69%) ITIL
13 17 (12.69%) Security Cleared
14 16 (11.94%) Team Foundation Server
15 14 (10.45%) SC Cleared
15 14 (10.45%) JIRA
16 13 (9.70%) QA
16 13 (9.70%) Selenium
16 13 (9.70%) BDD
16 13 (9.70%) MS Excel
17 12 (8.96%) WebDriver
17 12 (8.96%) Test Management

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 (2.24%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.49%) IIS
2 2 (1.49%) JBoss
2 2 (1.49%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.75%) K2 blackpearl
3 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (14.18%) MS Visio
2 13 (9.70%) MS Excel
3 8 (5.97%) MS Office
4 4 (2.99%) MS Project
5 2 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (5.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.75%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.49%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.22%) VLAN
2 3 (2.24%) Internet
3 2 (1.49%) HTTP
3 2 (1.49%) RTP
3 2 (1.49%) VoIP
3 2 (1.49%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.72%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (5.97%) Data Mart
3 6 (4.48%) DataStage
4 5 (3.73%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.99%) OLAP
6 2 (1.49%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (1.49%) MySQL
7 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.75%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.75%) Hazelcast
7 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.75%) Redis
7 1 (0.75%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.75%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 16 (11.94%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (10.45%) JIRA
3 13 (9.70%) Selenium
4 12 (8.96%) Jenkins
4 12 (8.96%) WebDriver
5 8 (5.97%) Toad
6 6 (4.48%) Cucumber
6 6 (4.48%) TeamCity
7 5 (3.73%) Hudson
7 5 (3.73%) SpecFlow
8 3 (2.24%) Appium
8 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
8 3 (2.24%) SoapUI
9 2 (1.49%) Capybara
9 2 (1.49%) Eclipse
9 2 (1.49%) Fiddler
9 2 (1.49%) JUnit
9 2 (1.49%) Maven
9 2 (1.49%) TestLink
9 2 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (13.43%) Finance
1 18 (13.43%) Telecoms
2 6 (4.48%) Banking
3 5 (3.73%) Marketing
4 4 (2.99%) Legal
4 4 (2.99%) Retail
5 2 (1.49%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Electronics
6 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 60 (44.78%) Analyst
2 47 (35.07%) Business Analyst
3 30 (22.39%) Systems Analyst
4 21 (15.67%) Developer
5 16 (11.94%) Business Systems Analyst
6 12 (8.96%) Project Manager
7 11 (8.21%) C# Developer
8 8 (5.97%) Test Engineer
8 8 (5.97%) Tester
9 7 (5.22%) Senior Test Engineer
10 6 (4.48%) Designer
10 6 (4.48%) Solutions Designer
11 5 (3.73%) .NET Developer
11 5 (3.73%) Agile Business Analyst
11 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 5 (3.73%) Scrum Master
11 5 (3.73%) Transition Analyst
12 4 (2.99%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 4 (2.99%) Cognos BI Developer
12 4 (2.99%) Senior OSS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.42%) .NET
2 12 (8.96%) AngularJS
3 7 (5.22%) SOAP
3 7 (5.22%) Web Services
4 6 (4.48%) .NET Framework
4 6 (4.48%) Gherkin
4 6 (4.48%) RESTful
5 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET
6 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 4 (2.99%) Entity Framework
6 4 (2.99%) Kendo UI
6 4 (2.99%) WCF
6 4 (2.99%) XML
7 3 (2.24%) CSS
7 3 (2.24%) HTML
8 2 (1.49%) Hibernate
8 2 (1.49%) JSON
8 2 (1.49%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.99%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.24%) Cyberthreat
3 3 (2.24%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.24%) Smart Meter
3 3 (2.24%) User Experience
4 2 (1.49%) Cryptography
4 2 (1.49%) IVR
4 2 (1.49%) PKI
5 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.75%) Mobile Payment
5 1 (0.75%) PMI
5 1 (0.75%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.21%) Windows
2 8 (5.97%) Unix
3 7 (5.22%) Linux
4 3 (2.24%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (74.63%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (35.07%) Data Protection
3 42 (31.34%) SDLC
4 32 (23.88%) TDD
5 29 (21.64%) Business Process Mapping
6 25 (18.66%) Business Analysis
7 24 (17.91%) BPMN
7 24 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
8 20 (14.93%) Scrum
9 17 (12.69%) ITIL
9 17 (12.69%) MVC
9 17 (12.69%) Project Management
10 13 (9.70%) BDD
11 12 (8.96%) Test Management
12 11 (8.21%) SOLID
13 10 (7.46%) Open Source
13 10 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 10 (7.46%) V-Model
14 9 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (6.72%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (17.16%) C#
2 22 (16.42%) SQL
3 9 (6.72%) JavaScript
4 8 (5.97%) Java
5 3 (2.24%) C
5 3 (2.24%) C++
6 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (12.69%) Security Cleared
2 14 (10.45%) SC Cleared
3 9 (6.72%) ISTQB
4 7 (5.22%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 5 (3.73%) Degree
5 5 (3.73%) DV Cleared
5 5 (3.73%) ISEB
6 4 (2.99%) PMI Certification
6 4 (2.99%) PMP
7 2 (1.49%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.75%) APMP
8 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.70%) QA
2 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.24%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (2.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.24%) Nagios
2 2 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.75%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (0.75%) Netcool
Vendors
1 19 (14.18%) Microsoft
2 8 (5.97%) Cognos
3 6 (4.48%) Informatica
4 4 (2.99%) Huawei
4 4 (2.99%) SAP
4 4 (2.99%) Tellabs
4 4 (2.99%) Virgin Media
5 3 (2.24%) Capita
5 3 (2.24%) Oracle
6 2 (1.49%) Genesys
7 1 (0.75%) Ab Initio
7 1 (0.75%) BMC
7 1 (0.75%) HP
7 1 (0.75%) NetSuite
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