The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 43 55 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 27 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.06% 1.67% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 2.13% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 13 7
Median daily rate £430 £360 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.30% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £399 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Waterfall
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
705 705 727
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 80.02% 78.68% 80.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 521 497
Median daily rate £375 £388 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +4.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 17 23
Median hourly rate £39.50 £37.74 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% +12.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £30.13 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £41.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the Bristol region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Bristol region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 13 (31.71%) Finance
3 12 (29.27%) TDD
4 9 (21.95%) Project Management
5 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
5 8 (19.51%) Banking
5 8 (19.51%) Test Management
5 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (19.51%) SDLC
6 7 (17.07%) Test Strategy
6 7 (17.07%) CSS
6 7 (17.07%) HTML
6 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
6 7 (17.07%) XHTML
7 6 (14.63%) Scrum
7 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (14.63%) Apache
7 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
7 6 (14.63%) XSLT
7 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
7 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
7 6 (14.63%) Java
7 6 (14.63%) J2EE
7 6 (14.63%) JSP
7 6 (14.63%) Web Services
7 6 (14.63%) JUnit
7 6 (14.63%) jQuery
7 6 (14.63%) JAX-WS

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 6 (14.63%) Apache
1 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) Liferay
2 1 (2.44%) Sakai
2 1 (2.44%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Project
3 1 (2.44%) MS Office
3 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Eclipse
1 6 (14.63%) JUnit
1 6 (14.63%) Maven
2 2 (4.88%) JIRA
3 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 8 (19.51%) Banking
3 3 (7.32%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Legal
4 2 (4.88%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Advertising
5 1 (2.44%) Electronics
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.44%) Publishing
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (24.39%) Project Manager
2 9 (21.95%) Analyst
3 8 (19.51%) Developer
4 7 (17.07%) Business Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Java Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Test Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Banking Project Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Portfolio Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Programme Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Data Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Portal Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Applications Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Banking Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) CSS
1 7 (17.07%) HTML
1 7 (17.07%) XHTML
2 6 (14.63%) J2EE
2 6 (14.63%) JAX-WS
2 6 (14.63%) JPA
2 6 (14.63%) jQuery
2 6 (14.63%) JSP
2 6 (14.63%) Spring
2 6 (14.63%) Web Services
2 6 (14.63%) XSLT
3 4 (9.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (7.32%) Dojo
5 2 (4.88%) .NET
6 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.44%) Ajax
6 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.44%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.76%) VLE
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.44%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (82.93%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (29.27%) TDD
3 9 (21.95%) Project Management
4 8 (19.51%) SDLC
4 8 (19.51%) Test Management
5 7 (17.07%) Test Strategy
6 6 (14.63%) Data Modelling
6 6 (14.63%) Performance Testing
6 6 (14.63%) Scrum
6 6 (14.63%) Software Delivery
6 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (12.20%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) ITIL
8 4 (9.76%) Open Source
8 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (9.76%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (9.76%) Supplier Management
9 3 (7.32%) Demand Management
9 3 (7.32%) SFIA
9 3 (7.32%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 7 (17.07%) JavaScript
3 6 (14.63%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) C#
4 1 (2.44%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) ISTQB
1 5 (12.20%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 3 (7.32%) ISEB
3 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Blackboard
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.32%) Teradata
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) Atlassian
4 1 (2.44%) Google
4 1 (2.44%) HP
4 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards