The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 54 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 21 11 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.44% 1.41% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.30% 1.83% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 10 4
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£400 £315 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.98% -17.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £270 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £403 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.66 £77.50 -
% change year-on-year
-77.21% -
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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
637 602 426
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 73.98% 76.98% 67.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 494 415 278
Average daily rate £400 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 31 13
Average hourly rate £44.44 £25.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.76% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £13.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 January 2015.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) SQL
3 14 (45.16%) V-Model
4 13 (41.94%) Selenium
4 13 (41.94%) Java
5 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
6 9 (29.03%) TDD
7 8 (25.81%) Open Source
7 8 (25.81%) Test Planning
8 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
8 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
8 7 (22.58%) Validation
8 7 (22.58%) HTML
9 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
9 6 (19.35%) .NET
9 6 (19.35%) Oracle
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
9 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
9 6 (19.35%) HND
9 6 (19.35%) Windows
9 6 (19.35%) Linux
9 6 (19.35%) MS Access
9 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
9 6 (19.35%) ISEB
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (19.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (19.35%) Git (software)

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 2 (6.45%) LiveCycle
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Project
2 4 (12.90%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
1 6 (19.35%) MS Access
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (9.68%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Selenium
2 11 (35.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (19.35%) Git (software)
4 5 (16.13%) WebDriver
4 5 (16.13%) Visual Studio
5 3 (9.68%) SoapUI
5 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
5 3 (9.68%) TeamCity
5 3 (9.68%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (9.68%) Eclipse
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (6.45%) Maven
6 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
7 1 (3.23%) Behat
7 1 (3.23%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.90%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (38.71%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Developer
3 5 (16.13%) Analyst Programmer
3 5 (16.13%) Programmer
3 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
3 5 (16.13%) Test Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Test Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Senior Test Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Agile Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Agile Tester
6 1 (3.23%) Head of Software Engineering
6 1 (3.23%) Selenium Tester
6 1 (3.23%) VB Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) VB6 Developer
6 1 (3.23%) VB Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) VB6 Analyst Programmer
6 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (3.23%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) .NET
2 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 5 (16.13%) CSS
4 2 (6.45%) SOAP
4 2 (6.45%) XML
4 2 (6.45%) Middleware
4 2 (6.45%) JSON
4 2 (6.45%) REST
4 2 (6.45%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (3.23%) LAMP
5 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Open Source
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
1 6 (19.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (80.65%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (48.39%) Scrum
3 14 (45.16%) V-Model
4 9 (29.03%) Test Scripting
4 9 (29.03%) TDD
5 8 (25.81%) Test Planning
6 7 (22.58%) Software Engineering
6 7 (22.58%) Software Testing
6 7 (22.58%) Validation
7 6 (19.35%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (16.13%) BDD
8 5 (16.13%) User Stories
8 5 (16.13%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (16.13%) Data Analysis
8 5 (16.13%) Project Management
9 4 (12.90%) Test Automation
10 3 (9.68%) Use Case
10 3 (9.68%) CRM
10 3 (9.68%) OO
10 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) SQL
2 13 (41.94%) Java
3 6 (19.35%) VB.NET
4 4 (12.90%) VBA
4 4 (12.90%) C#
5 3 (9.68%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.23%) VB6
6 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) HND
1 6 (19.35%) ISEB
1 6 (19.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) OCA
4 1 (3.23%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Oracle
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) HP
3 2 (6.45%) Adobe
4 1 (3.23%) Teradata
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