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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 57 51 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 17 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 1.99% 2.44% 1.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 3.16% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 20 9
Average daily rate £375 £400 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +26.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £244 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £500 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £41.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £17.66 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+197.28% -77.21%
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
696 664 607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 81.50% 77.03% 77.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 529 506 421
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £530 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 11 28
Average hourly rate £37.50 £44.44 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.61% +77.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £13.90 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.25 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 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 5 February 2016, 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 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) HTML
2 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
2 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
3 11 (33.33%) TDD
3 11 (33.33%) jQuery
3 11 (33.33%) Software Delivery
4 9 (27.27%) SDLC
5 8 (24.24%) Ajax
6 7 (21.21%) HTML5
7 6 (18.18%) Open Source
7 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (18.18%) Marketing
7 6 (18.18%) Project Management
7 6 (18.18%) Web Services
7 6 (18.18%) Banking
8 5 (15.15%) Scrum
8 5 (15.15%) CSS
8 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
8 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
8 5 (15.15%) XHTML
8 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (12.12%) Spring
9 4 (12.12%) Maven
9 4 (12.12%) JPA
9 4 (12.12%) JAX-WS

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (12.12%) Apache
1 4 (12.12%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Eclipse
1 4 (12.12%) JUnit
1 4 (12.12%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.03%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.03%) WinRunner
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Banking
2 6 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (6.06%) Electronics
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Publishing
4 1 (3.03%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 12 (36.36%) Developer
3 9 (27.27%) Business Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Data Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Data Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Digital Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Digital Business Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Java Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Applications Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Business Data Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Digital Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Scrum Master
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (36.36%) HTML
2 11 (33.33%) jQuery
3 8 (24.24%) Ajax
4 7 (21.21%) HTML5
5 6 (18.18%) Web Services
6 5 (15.15%) CSS
6 5 (15.15%) XHTML
7 4 (12.12%) J2EE
7 4 (12.12%) JAX-WS
7 4 (12.12%) JPA
7 4 (12.12%) JSP
7 4 (12.12%) Spring
7 4 (12.12%) XSLT
8 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.06%) Dojo
10 1 (3.03%) .NET
10 1 (3.03%) Middleware
10 1 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.09%) VLE
3 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
3 1 (3.03%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (87.88%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Software Delivery
2 11 (33.33%) TDD
3 9 (27.27%) SDLC
4 6 (18.18%) Open Source
4 6 (18.18%) Project Management
5 5 (15.15%) Business Analysis
5 5 (15.15%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (15.15%) Data Modelling
5 5 (15.15%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.15%) Scrum
6 4 (12.12%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (9.09%) Data Management
7 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.06%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.06%) Data Transformation
8 2 (6.06%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.06%) Test Scripting
8 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy
8 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 12 (36.36%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.03%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.03%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Blackboard
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) Teradata
3 1 (3.03%) Atlassian
3 1 (3.03%) Google
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