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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 63 47 68
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +21
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 25 43 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.07% 3.32% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 4.41% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 36 6
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£428 £380 £276
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +37.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £268 £256
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £485 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £400 £374
% change year-on-year
+0.12% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £35.00
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
943 974 678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 78.26% 75.15% 72.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 576 363
Average daily rate £400 £365 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £495 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 27
Average hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.23
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.55 £35.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -19 20 £430 +19.44% 1
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (67.74%) Finance
3 17 (27.42%) SAP
3 17 (27.42%) PRINCE2
4 16 (25.81%) ISEB
4 16 (25.81%) Test Management
4 16 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
5 15 (24.19%) Test Scripting
5 15 (24.19%) QA
5 15 (24.19%) Software Testing
5 15 (24.19%) SQL
6 13 (20.97%) V-Model
6 13 (20.97%) HP Quality Center
7 11 (17.74%) SDLC
7 11 (17.74%) .NET
7 11 (17.74%) Windows
7 11 (17.74%) Project Management
8 10 (16.13%) DSDM
8 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (16.13%) XML
8 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 10 (16.13%) Validation
8 10 (16.13%) Relational Database
9 9 (14.52%) Test Automation
9 9 (14.52%) Automotive
9 9 (14.52%) C#
9 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
9 9 (14.52%) SAP BW
10 8 (12.90%) RAD
10 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Project
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Primavera
2 5 (8.06%) SAP BCA
3 4 (6.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.61%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.13%) Relational Database
2 9 (14.52%) SAP BW
3 7 (11.29%) SQL Server
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (6.45%) Data Mining
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (6.45%) Oracle Database
6 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (1.61%) SAP BI
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (11.29%) HP UFT
2 4 (6.45%) Selenium
2 4 (6.45%) WebDriver
2 4 (6.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (67.74%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Automotive
3 6 (9.68%) Retail
4 5 (8.06%) Marketing
5 4 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 4 (6.45%) Electronics
5 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.84%) German Language
7 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Analyst
2 16 (25.81%) Project Manager
2 16 (25.81%) Test Analyst
3 12 (19.35%) Test Leader
4 8 (12.90%) Business Analyst
5 7 (11.29%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.45%) UI Designer
6 4 (6.45%) Designer
6 4 (6.45%) UI/UX Designer
7 3 (4.84%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) Financial Business Analyst
7 3 (4.84%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) Software Engineer
7 3 (4.84%) C# Software Engineer
8 2 (3.23%) Process Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Consultant
8 2 (3.23%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (3.23%) Head of Development
8 2 (3.23%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (3.23%) Head of Testing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (17.74%) .NET
2 10 (16.13%) XML
3 6 (9.68%) HTML
3 6 (9.68%) CSS
3 6 (9.68%) jQuery
3 6 (9.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (8.06%) AngularJS
5 4 (6.45%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.45%) WPF
6 2 (3.23%) SAP XI
7 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.29%) User Experience
2 6 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.45%) DTV
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.74%) Windows
2 4 (6.45%) Windows NT
2 4 (6.45%) UNIX
3 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.84%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (79.03%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (27.42%) PRINCE2
3 16 (25.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 16 (25.81%) Test Management
4 15 (24.19%) Test Scripting
4 15 (24.19%) Software Testing
5 13 (20.97%) V-Model
6 11 (17.74%) SDLC
6 11 (17.74%) Project Management
7 10 (16.13%) Validation
7 10 (16.13%) DSDM
7 10 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 9 (14.52%) Test Automation
9 8 (12.90%) User Stories
9 8 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (12.90%) Scrum
9 8 (12.90%) RAD
10 7 (11.29%) TDD
10 7 (11.29%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.19%) SQL
2 9 (14.52%) C#
3 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.68%) VBScript
4 4 (6.45%) Java
5 3 (4.84%) VB
6 1 (1.61%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) ISEB
2 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.84%) Degree
3 3 (4.84%) APMP
4 2 (3.23%) ISEB Practitioner
4 2 (3.23%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.61%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (24.19%) QA
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (27.42%) SAP
2 9 (14.52%) Microsoft
3 7 (11.29%) Oracle
4 6 (9.68%) Twitter
5 3 (4.84%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) RightFax
Buckinghamshire
Arrows Group
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago