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 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 48 65 75
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +10
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 32 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.68% 1.28% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.66% 1.70% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 4
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£425 £279 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.46% -10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £261 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £325 £362
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+67.12% -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
875 822 749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 73.28% 75.21% 70.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 507 429 377
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 32 44
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 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.90 £53.40 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 August 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 27 August 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
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Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +10 27 £425 +53.15% 3
Aylesbury - - - - 1
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 31 (55.36%) SQL
2 30 (53.57%) Finance
3 27 (48.21%) Oracle
4 25 (44.64%) .NET
5 23 (41.07%) PRINCE2
5 23 (41.07%) BDD
6 22 (39.29%) C#
7 21 (37.50%) TDD
8 16 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET
10 14 (25.00%) MVC
10 14 (25.00%) Scrum
10 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
11 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
11 13 (23.21%) OO
11 13 (23.21%) N-Tier
11 13 (23.21%) SOA
12 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
12 12 (21.43%) Web Development
13 11 (19.64%) Oracle Applications
13 11 (19.64%) HP Quality Center
13 11 (19.64%) Matrix Management
13 11 (19.64%) MS Excel
14 10 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
14 10 (17.86%) Software Testing
15 9 (16.07%) QA
15 9 (16.07%) ISEB
15 9 (16.07%) MS Office
15 9 (16.07%) SAP

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (19.64%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.07%) MS Office
3 8 (14.29%) MS Project
4 7 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 4 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) QuickTest Pro
1 7 (12.50%) Selenium
1 7 (12.50%) WebDriver
2 5 (8.93%) JMeter
General
1 30 (53.57%) Finance
2 8 (14.29%) Banking
3 4 (7.14%) Advertising
3 4 (7.14%) Marketing
3 4 (7.14%) Automotive
4 3 (5.36%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.57%) Electronics
5 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (39.29%) Analyst
2 15 (26.79%) Development Manager
3 11 (19.64%) Web Development Manager
3 11 (19.64%) Web Manager
4 10 (17.86%) Test Analyst
4 10 (17.86%) Business Analyst
5 7 (12.50%) Test Manager
5 7 (12.50%) Programme Manager
6 6 (10.71%) Programme Office Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Tester
7 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Solutions Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Manual Test Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 1 (1.79%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.79%) Software Development Project Manager
9 1 (1.79%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (1.79%) Manual Tester
9 1 (1.79%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (44.64%) .NET
2 15 (26.79%) ASP.NET
3 14 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (5.36%) XML
4 3 (5.36%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.21%) N-Tier
2 2 (3.57%) DTV
2 2 (3.57%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.79%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.50%) UNIX
1 7 (12.50%) Windows
1 7 (12.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.07%) PRINCE2
1 23 (41.07%) BDD
2 21 (37.50%) TDD
3 16 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 14 (25.00%) Domain-Driven Design
4 14 (25.00%) Scrum
4 14 (25.00%) MVC
5 13 (23.21%) OO
5 13 (23.21%) SOA
6 12 (21.43%) Web Development
7 11 (19.64%) Matrix Management
8 10 (17.86%) Software Testing
8 10 (17.86%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (12.50%) Test Automation
9 7 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (10.71%) Risk Assessment
10 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
11 5 (8.93%) ITIL
11 5 (8.93%) Automated Testing
11 5 (8.93%) Web Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (55.36%) SQL
2 22 (39.29%) C#
3 13 (23.21%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.50%) Java
4 7 (12.50%) VBScript
5 5 (8.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (16.07%) ISEB
2 6 (10.71%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.79%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) QA
Systems Management
1 11 (19.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (48.21%) Oracle
2 12 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.07%) SAP
4 6 (10.71%) HP
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