The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 41 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 6 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.65% 2.38% 0.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.01% 3.16% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 1
Median daily rate £400 £433 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.51% +1.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
Waterfall
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
299 285 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 82.14% 75.40% 80.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 204 183
Median daily rate £413 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 31
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £39.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £25.00 £24.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £43.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the Cambridge region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Finance
3 5 (45.45%) UML
3 5 (45.45%) ITIL
3 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
3 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Project Management
4 4 (36.36%) ETL
4 4 (36.36%) Legal
4 4 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
4 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
4 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (36.36%) ERP
4 4 (36.36%) COBIT
4 4 (36.36%) SaaS
4 4 (36.36%) SABSA
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
5 3 (27.27%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) ArchiMate
5 3 (27.27%) MODAF
5 3 (27.27%) IT Governance
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Information Security
5 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
6 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards
6 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (18.18%) GxP
6 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 2 (18.18%) CRM

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (18.18%) CMS
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) SaaS
2 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (18.18%) Force.com
2 2 (18.18%) Heroku
2 2 (18.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) Data Mining
2 2 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) MySQL
2 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) HP UFT
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Legal
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Local Government
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Technologist
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Subject Matter Expert
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) WAN Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) COM
1 2 (18.18%) RESTful
1 2 (18.18%) SOAP
1 2 (18.18%) Visualforce
1 2 (18.18%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (18.18%) Data Structures
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (18.18%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Data Modelling
2 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 5 (45.45%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (36.36%) ERP
3 4 (36.36%) ETL
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) SABSA
3 4 (36.36%) TOGAF
3 4 (36.36%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (27.27%) ArchiMate
4 3 (27.27%) Information Security
4 3 (27.27%) IT Governance
4 3 (27.27%) MODAF
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Automated Testing
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Apex Code
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) Java
1 2 (18.18%) SOQL
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
1 2 (18.18%) X++
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) COBIT
2 2 (18.18%) GxP
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) JD Edwards
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Siebel
3 1 (9.09%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Unisys