The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 50 71 67
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 36 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.00% 1.10% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.88% 1.47% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 10 1
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£325 £363 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% -30.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-2.42% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 - £32.50
Waterfall
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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 Buckinghamshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
928 818 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 77.33% 75.11% 73.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 455 468 325
Average daily rate £365 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 36
Average hourly rate £27.50 £15.97 £19.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.19% -17.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.65 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £22.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +27 33 £325 +26.21% 6
High Wycombe - - - -
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 39 (66.10%) Finance
2 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (44.07%) User Acceptance Testing
3 26 (44.07%) SAP
4 24 (40.68%) SQL
5 22 (37.29%) ISEB
5 22 (37.29%) Test Scripting
5 22 (37.29%) QA
5 22 (37.29%) HP Quality Center
6 21 (35.59%) Test Management
6 21 (35.59%) V-Model
6 21 (35.59%) Software Testing
7 19 (32.20%) XML
7 19 (32.20%) Relational Database
8 18 (30.51%) Validation
9 14 (23.73%) SAP BW
10 11 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (15.25%) User Stories
12 8 (13.56%) Windows
12 8 (13.56%) Manual Testing
13 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
13 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
14 6 (10.17%) Automotive
14 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
14 6 (10.17%) C#
14 6 (10.17%) HTML
14 6 (10.17%) .NET
14 6 (10.17%) CSS
14 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
14 6 (10.17%) CMS

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 6 (10.17%) CMS
2 5 (8.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.78%) MS Project
2 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (8.47%) SAP BCA
2 4 (6.78%) SAP FI
2 4 (6.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.69%) SAP CS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) Relational Database
2 14 (23.73%) SAP BW
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server
3 4 (6.78%) Data Mining
3 4 (6.78%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (6.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.69%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (5.08%) Selenium
2 3 (5.08%) WebDriver
3 2 (3.39%) JMeter
3 2 (3.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (66.10%) Finance
2 6 (10.17%) Automotive
3 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
4 4 (6.78%) Electronics
4 4 (6.78%) Manufacturing
4 4 (6.78%) Marketing
5 3 (5.08%) Retail
6 1 (1.69%) Front Office
6 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (61.02%) Analyst
2 23 (38.98%) Test Analyst
3 16 (27.12%) Test Leader
4 12 (20.34%) Business Analyst
5 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
6 5 (8.47%) Test Manager
7 4 (6.78%) Designer
7 4 (6.78%) UI Designer
8 3 (5.08%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Lead Test Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Manual Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Development Manager
9 2 (3.39%) SAP Test Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Consultant
9 2 (3.39%) Process Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Agile Test Manager
10 1 (1.69%) Project Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (32.20%) XML
2 6 (10.17%) HTML
2 6 (10.17%) .NET
2 6 (10.17%) CSS
2 6 (10.17%) jQuery
2 6 (10.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (8.47%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.39%) WPF
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.69%) Middleware
5 1 (1.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Mobile App
1 6 (10.17%) User Experience
2 4 (6.78%) DTV
3 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.56%) Windows
2 3 (5.08%) Windows NT
2 3 (5.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000 Server
2 3 (5.08%) UNIX
3 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (55.93%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (44.07%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (37.29%) Test Scripting
4 21 (35.59%) Software Testing
4 21 (35.59%) Test Management
4 21 (35.59%) V-Model
5 18 (30.51%) Validation
6 11 (18.64%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (15.25%) User Stories
8 8 (13.56%) Manual Testing
9 7 (11.86%) PRINCE2
9 7 (11.86%) Programme Management
10 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
11 5 (8.47%) Software Engineering
11 5 (8.47%) TDD
11 5 (8.47%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (8.47%) RAD
11 5 (8.47%) DSDM
11 5 (8.47%) Project Management
12 4 (6.78%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (40.68%) SQL
2 6 (10.17%) C#
2 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.78%) VBScript
4 3 (5.08%) Java
5 1 (1.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (37.29%) ISEB
2 2 (3.39%) APMP
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PMP
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (37.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 22 (37.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) SAP
2 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.17%) Twitter
3 5 (8.47%) Oracle
4 4 (6.78%) Business Objects
4 4 (6.78%) Primavera
5 3 (5.08%) HP
6 2 (3.39%) Apple
7 1 (1.69%) RightFax
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