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 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 59 71 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 15 17 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.54% 1.47% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.89% 1.87% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 17 12
Average daily rate £300 £345 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.04% +2.22%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £17.66 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+197.28% -77.21%
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
794 908 778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 81.35% 78.48% 76.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 465 424
Average daily rate £390 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 28 25
Average hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.91% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.80 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +7 15 £300 - 1
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (69.57%) Finance
3 19 (41.30%) PRINCE2
4 18 (39.13%) SQL
4 18 (39.13%) Scrum
5 17 (36.96%) Oracle
6 16 (34.78%) SAP
6 16 (34.78%) XML
7 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (26.09%) ISEB
8 12 (26.09%) QA
9 11 (23.91%) Microsoft
9 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL
9 11 (23.91%) SDLC
10 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
10 10 (21.74%) V-Model
10 10 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
10 10 (21.74%) C#
10 10 (21.74%) .NET
10 10 (21.74%) MVC
10 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
10 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
11 9 (19.57%) Marketing
11 9 (19.57%) Digital Marketing
11 9 (19.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
11 9 (19.57%) Programme Management
11 9 (19.57%) Electronics
11 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
11 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
11 9 (19.57%) Project Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (17.39%) MS Office
2 3 (6.52%) MS Project
3 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (19.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (6.52%) Primavera
3 2 (4.35%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle General Ledger
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.74%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.04%) Data Mining
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 5 (10.87%) DB2
4 4 (8.70%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.52%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.35%) SAP BW
7 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.17%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.17%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Ant
1 1 (2.17%) Flyway
1 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.17%) Maven
General
1 32 (69.57%) Finance
2 9 (19.57%) Electronics
2 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
2 9 (19.57%) Marketing
2 9 (19.57%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.70%) Banking
4 3 (6.52%) Automotive
5 1 (2.17%) Games
5 1 (2.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 19 (41.30%) Analyst
2 9 (19.57%) Test Analyst
3 8 (17.39%) Project Manager
4 7 (15.22%) SQL Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Development Manager
5 6 (13.04%) Project Analyst
5 6 (13.04%) Web Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Agile Development Manager
6 5 (10.87%) Automation Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Automation Test Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Developer
6 5 (10.87%) Digital Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Digital Business Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Manual Test Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) SAP Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) SAP Test Analyst
6 5 (10.87%) Web Test Analyst
7 4 (8.70%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (8.70%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (34.78%) XML
2 10 (21.74%) .NET
3 9 (19.57%) ASP.NET
4 8 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (15.22%) J2EE
6 6 (13.04%) HTML
7 5 (10.87%) SOAP
7 5 (10.87%) Spring
7 5 (10.87%) Struts
7 5 (10.87%) XSLT
8 4 (8.70%) Java EE
8 4 (8.70%) JSP
8 4 (8.70%) WSDL
9 2 (4.35%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (4.35%) NHibernate
9 2 (4.35%) Velocity
10 1 (2.17%) HTML5
10 1 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.70%) N-Tier
2 3 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (84.78%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (41.30%) PRINCE2
3 18 (39.13%) Scrum
4 13 (28.26%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (23.91%) SDLC
6 10 (21.74%) MVC
6 10 (21.74%) Software Testing
6 10 (21.74%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (21.74%) V-Model
7 9 (19.57%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (19.57%) Programme Management
7 9 (19.57%) Project Management
8 7 (15.22%) OO
9 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
9 6 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (10.87%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (10.87%) Domain-Driven Design
10 5 (10.87%) People Management
10 5 (10.87%) Test Management
10 5 (10.87%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (39.13%) SQL
2 11 (23.91%) PL/SQL
3 10 (21.74%) C#
4 8 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 6 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) ISEB
2 3 (6.52%) APMP
2 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (26.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (21.74%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (36.96%) Oracle
2 16 (34.78%) SAP
3 11 (23.91%) Microsoft