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 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 55 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 28 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.36% 1.15% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 1.53% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 5
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£425 £282 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.84% -6.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £268 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £325 £356
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.25 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+62.32% -2.66%
Waterfall
South East

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
881 782 725
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.35% 74.76% 71.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 405 357
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £251 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 35 54
Average hourly rate £16.50 £23.25 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% +60.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £66.00 £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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
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IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 23 £425 +51.78% 3
Marlow - 1 - -
Aylesbury - - - -
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (54.24%) SQL
3 30 (50.85%) Finance
4 27 (45.76%) Oracle
5 25 (42.37%) .NET
6 23 (38.98%) PRINCE2
6 23 (38.98%) BDD
7 22 (37.29%) C#
8 21 (35.59%) TDD
9 16 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
10 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET
11 14 (23.73%) MVC
11 14 (23.73%) Domain-Driven Design
11 14 (23.73%) Scrum
11 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (22.03%) PL/SQL
12 13 (22.03%) OO
12 13 (22.03%) N-Tier
12 13 (22.03%) SOA
13 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
13 12 (20.34%) Web Development
13 12 (20.34%) Coaching
13 12 (20.34%) People Management
14 11 (18.64%) Matrix Management
14 11 (18.64%) HP Quality Center
14 11 (18.64%) Oracle Applications
14 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
15 10 (16.95%) ISEB
15 10 (16.95%) Software Testing
15 10 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 11 (18.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.25%) MS Office
3 8 (13.56%) MS Project
4 7 (11.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (18.64%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.39%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle Database
2 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (13.56%) QuickTest Pro
2 7 (11.86%) Selenium
2 7 (11.86%) WebDriver
3 5 (8.47%) JMeter
General
1 30 (50.85%) Finance
2 8 (13.56%) Banking
3 5 (8.47%) Marketing
4 4 (6.78%) Advertising
4 4 (6.78%) Automotive
5 3 (5.08%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.39%) Electronics
6 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.69%) Retail
7 1 (1.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Analyst
2 15 (25.42%) Development Manager
3 11 (18.64%) Web Development Manager
3 11 (18.64%) Test Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Business Analyst
3 11 (18.64%) Web Manager
4 7 (11.86%) Programme Manager
4 7 (11.86%) Test Manager
5 6 (10.17%) Programme Office Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Tester
6 3 (5.08%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.08%) Manual Test Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Solutions Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) SAP Test Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 1 (1.69%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (1.69%) Software Development Project Manager
8 1 (1.69%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (1.69%) Manual Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (42.37%) .NET
2 15 (25.42%) ASP.NET
3 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (5.08%) XML
4 3 (5.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.03%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.39%) DTV
2 2 (3.39%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (3.39%) User Experience
2 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.69%) IVR
3 1 (1.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.86%) UNIX
1 7 (11.86%) Windows
1 7 (11.86%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (76.27%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (38.98%) PRINCE2
2 23 (38.98%) BDD
3 21 (35.59%) TDD
4 16 (27.12%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (23.73%) Domain-Driven Design
5 14 (23.73%) Scrum
5 14 (23.73%) MVC
6 13 (22.03%) OO
6 13 (22.03%) SOA
7 12 (20.34%) Web Development
7 12 (20.34%) Coaching
7 12 (20.34%) People Management
8 11 (18.64%) Matrix Management
9 10 (16.95%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (16.95%) Software Testing
10 8 (13.56%) Test Automation
11 7 (11.86%) Root Cause Analysis
11 7 (11.86%) Line Management
12 6 (10.17%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 32 (54.24%) SQL
2 22 (37.29%) C#
3 13 (22.03%) PL/SQL
4 7 (11.86%) Java
4 7 (11.86%) VBScript
5 6 (10.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) ISEB
2 7 (11.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.69%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (18.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (45.76%) Oracle
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft
3 9 (15.25%) SAP
4 6 (10.17%) HP
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