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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 51 55 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 14 16 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.85% 1.92% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 2.35% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 8
Median daily rate £385 £370 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.05% -6.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £448 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £41.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £17.66
% change year-on-year
- +133.57%
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
614 681 707
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.22% 81.75% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 523 542
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 17 27
Median hourly rate £41.50 £41.13 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.91% -13.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £16.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.00 £54.50 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) TDD
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
4 8 (23.53%) Web Services
4 8 (23.53%) Scrum
5 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
5 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (20.59%) SDLC
6 6 (17.65%) Software Delivery
6 6 (17.65%) Project Management
6 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
6 6 (17.65%) .NET
6 6 (17.65%) Windows
6 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
6 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 6 (17.65%) JSON
6 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
7 5 (14.71%) WCF
7 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
7 5 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (14.71%) Ingres
7 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
7 5 (14.71%) OpenROAD
7 5 (14.71%) CRM
7 5 (14.71%) SOAP
7 5 (14.71%) IIS
7 5 (14.71%) Finance

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 5 (14.71%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (14.71%) IIS
1 5 (14.71%) OpenROAD
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project Server
3 1 (2.94%) Apache
3 1 (2.94%) Liferay
3 1 (2.94%) SAS
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.94%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) Ingres
3 1 (2.94%) Base SAS
3 1 (2.94%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (2.94%) PowerPivot
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.76%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Maven
3 1 (2.94%) MSTest
3 1 (2.94%) NUnit
3 1 (2.94%) ProC
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.94%) Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Corporate Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Law
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Military
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (23.53%) Developer
2 7 (20.59%) Analyst
2 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
3 5 (14.71%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Tester
4 4 (11.76%) Business Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Functional Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Functional Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Software Tester
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) SQL Server Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Test Leader
6 2 (5.88%) Functional Tester
6 2 (5.88%) Hardware Architect
6 2 (5.88%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Manual Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (23.53%) Web Services
2 6 (17.65%) .NET
2 6 (17.65%) JSON
3 5 (14.71%) SOAP
3 5 (14.71%) WCF
4 2 (5.88%) jQuery
4 2 (5.88%) XML
5 1 (2.94%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.94%) CSS
5 1 (2.94%) iOS SDK
5 1 (2.94%) J2EE
5 1 (2.94%) JAX-WS
5 1 (2.94%) JPA
5 1 (2.94%) JSP
5 1 (2.94%) RESTful
5 1 (2.94%) Spring
5 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.94%) XHTML
5 1 (2.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Windows
2 5 (14.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) TDD
3 8 (23.53%) Scrum
4 7 (20.59%) Functional Testing
4 7 (20.59%) SDLC
4 7 (20.59%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (17.65%) Manual Testing
5 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 6 (17.65%) Software Delivery
5 6 (17.65%) Software Testing
6 5 (14.71%) CRM
6 5 (14.71%) User Stories
7 4 (11.76%) Wireframes
8 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.82%) Exploratory Testing
8 3 (8.82%) Master Data Management
8 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.82%) Regulatory Compliance
8 3 (8.82%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
3 1 (2.94%) C#
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) Objective-C
3 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.94%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB
2 3 (8.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle
3 2 (5.88%) SAP