The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 42 51 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 36 38 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.01% 2.82% 2.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.88% 3.53% 3.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 36 27
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.16 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+19.36% -50.55%
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
737 1075 949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 82.16% 79.87% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 403 620 543
Median daily rate £425 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £263 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 21 29
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Buckinghamshire region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +12 32 £450 +12.50% 2
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 51 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (57.58%) Finance
3 28 (42.42%) PRINCE2
4 18 (27.27%) SAP
5 17 (25.76%) Marketing
6 15 (22.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 15 (22.73%) Electronics
6 15 (22.73%) Telecoms
6 15 (22.73%) Manufacturing
6 15 (22.73%) Programme Management
6 15 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
7 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
8 12 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 10 (15.15%) User Stories
9 10 (15.15%) Scrum
9 10 (15.15%) Java
10 9 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (12.12%) CRM
11 8 (12.12%) Project Management
12 7 (10.61%) Automated Testing
12 7 (10.61%) Selenium
12 7 (10.61%) SQL
12 7 (10.61%) XML
12 7 (10.61%) Retail
12 7 (10.61%) Software Testing
13 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
13 6 (9.09%) ISEB
13 6 (9.09%) QA

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.52%) CMS
2 1 (1.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.03%) MS Office
3 1 (1.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (22.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.55%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) Firewall
1 3 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (1.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.03%) DB2
2 2 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Selenium
2 3 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.55%) JIRA
2 3 (4.55%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.03%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.03%) JMeter
3 2 (3.03%) MSTest
3 2 (3.03%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.03%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.03%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (57.58%) Finance
2 17 (25.76%) Marketing
3 15 (22.73%) Electronics
3 15 (22.73%) Manufacturing
3 15 (22.73%) Telecoms
4 7 (10.61%) Retail
5 5 (7.58%) Banking
6 2 (3.03%) Automotive
6 2 (3.03%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.52%) Advertising
7 1 (1.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 27 (40.91%) Analyst
2 24 (36.36%) Project Manager
3 21 (31.82%) Business Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) Digital Project Manager
4 10 (15.15%) Finance Business Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) Financial Analyst
4 10 (15.15%) Financial Business Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 8 (12.12%) Service Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Senior Project Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Test Analyst
6 4 (6.06%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Credit Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) IT Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Strategy Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Test Automation Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Test Strategy Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) XML
2 5 (7.58%) Spring
3 4 (6.06%) J2EE
4 3 (4.55%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.55%) JMS
4 3 (4.55%) jQuery
4 3 (4.55%) Node.js
4 3 (4.55%) React
4 3 (4.55%) REST
4 3 (4.55%) SOAP
4 3 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.03%) .NET
5 2 (3.03%) CSS
5 2 (3.03%) HTML
5 2 (3.03%) HTML5
5 2 (3.03%) Struts
5 2 (3.03%) Web Services
5 2 (3.03%) XSLT
6 1 (1.52%) JSP
6 1 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.58%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.03%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.03%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.03%) IVR
3 2 (3.03%) PMI
4 1 (1.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Unix
2 4 (6.06%) Linux
3 3 (4.55%) Android
3 3 (4.55%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.03%) Windows
4 2 (3.03%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (77.27%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (42.42%) PRINCE2
3 15 (22.73%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (22.73%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (22.73%) Programme Management
4 14 (21.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 12 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 10 (15.15%) Scrum
6 10 (15.15%) User Stories
7 9 (13.64%) Systems Analysis
8 8 (12.12%) CRM
8 8 (12.12%) Project Management
9 7 (10.61%) Automated Testing
9 7 (10.61%) Software Testing
10 6 (9.09%) SDLC
11 5 (7.58%) E-Commerce
12 4 (6.06%) ERP
12 4 (6.06%) Translating Business Requirements
13 3 (4.55%) Defect Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (15.15%) Java
2 7 (10.61%) SQL
3 6 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.03%) C#
4 2 (3.03%) VBScript
5 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.09%) ISEB
2 3 (4.55%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.03%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.52%) PMP
4 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.55%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (7.58%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.06%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (27.27%) SAP
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) Avaya
3 3 (4.55%) Genesys
3 3 (4.55%) KANA
3 3 (4.55%) Oracle
4 1 (1.52%) HP
4 1 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.52%) Sitecore