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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 63 62 66
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 14 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.51% 1.21% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.83% 1.52% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 5
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £350 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £463 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -46.72%
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
763 723 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 82.49% 79.63% 80.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 563 570 469
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 16 24
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +128.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £13.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £100.00 £34.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 35 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) Finance
3 12 (27.91%) SQL
3 12 (27.91%) TDD
4 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (20.93%) Test Management
6 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
6 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (18.60%) Test Strategy
7 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
7 7 (16.28%) Banking
8 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
8 6 (13.95%) Project Management
8 6 (13.95%) Scrum
8 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (13.95%) SDLC
9 5 (11.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
9 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
10 4 (9.30%) JPA
10 4 (9.30%) JAX-WS
10 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
10 4 (9.30%) jQuery
10 4 (9.30%) Spring
10 4 (9.30%) Maven
10 4 (9.30%) JUnit
10 4 (9.30%) CSS
10 4 (9.30%) JSP
10 4 (9.30%) Web Services

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 4 (9.30%) Apache
1 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.33%) Liferay
2 1 (2.33%) Sakai
2 1 (2.33%) SAP Portal
2 1 (2.33%) SAS
2 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Eclipse
1 4 (9.30%) JUnit
1 4 (9.30%) Maven
2 3 (6.98%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.65%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (2.33%) ProC
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 7 (16.28%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Legal
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Electronics
4 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 2 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Business Analyst
2 7 (16.28%) Test Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Developer
4 5 (11.63%) Test Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Portfolio Manager
5 4 (9.30%) Programme Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Banking Project Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Functional Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Functional Test Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Portal Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Scrum Master
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Functional Tester
7 2 (4.65%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) CSS
1 4 (9.30%) HTML
1 4 (9.30%) J2EE
1 4 (9.30%) JAX-WS
1 4 (9.30%) JPA
1 4 (9.30%) jQuery
1 4 (9.30%) JSP
1 4 (9.30%) Spring
1 4 (9.30%) Web Services
1 4 (9.30%) XHTML
1 4 (9.30%) XSLT
2 3 (6.98%) Dojo
2 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.33%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) VLE
3 2 (4.65%) Virtual Team
3 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Telematics
4 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (27.91%) TDD
3 9 (20.93%) Test Management
4 8 (18.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (18.60%) Test Strategy
5 7 (16.28%) Performance Testing
6 6 (13.95%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (13.95%) Project Management
6 6 (13.95%) Scrum
6 6 (13.95%) SDLC
7 5 (11.63%) Software Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Functional Testing
8 4 (9.30%) ITIL
8 4 (9.30%) Manual Testing
8 4 (9.30%) Software Delivery
9 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.98%) Data Modelling
9 3 (6.98%) Exploratory Testing
9 3 (6.98%) SFIA
9 3 (6.98%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 4 (9.30%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) PROC SQL
3 1 (2.33%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) ISTQB
2 5 (11.63%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.65%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (4.65%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) Nexpose
2 1 (2.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.98%) Blackboard
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle
2 3 (6.98%) SAP
2 3 (6.98%) Teradata
3 1 (2.33%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (2.33%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Imperva
3 1 (2.33%) Incapsula
3 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.33%) Symantec