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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 42 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% - 1.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.74% - 2.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Median daily rate £513 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £503 - £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 - £353
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +133.33%

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
272 283 254
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 78.16% 86.81% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 171 158
Median daily rate £418 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.37% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £624 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 22 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £29.00 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Middleware
4 2 (25.00%) webMethods
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Documentum
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) PMP
5 1 (12.50%) SDL Web 8
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) ASIC
5 1 (12.50%) MSI
5 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 1 (12.50%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
5 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
5 1 (12.50%) OAuth

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 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) Alfresco
2 1 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Documentum
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SDL Web 8
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MSI
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Solutions Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (12.50%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) ASIC
1 1 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) MVC
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Application Discovery
5 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
5 1 (12.50%) ArchiMate
5 1 (12.50%) Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
1 2 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) webMethods
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft