The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 47 65 54
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 7 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.20% 1.06% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 1.33% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 9
Median daily rate £288 £550 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.72% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £313 £317
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £581 £427
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £410
% change year-on-year
- +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £30.16 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -50.55%
Waterfall
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
458 677 589
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 78.83% 79.83% 70.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 400 337
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £274 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 39 51
Median hourly rate £39.50 £15.77 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.47% -47.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £57.50 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
Cambridge +20 6 £251 -54.31% 1
Peterborough +1 1 £525 -6.66% 2
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 31 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) UML
3 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 11 (35.48%) SDLC
4 10 (32.26%) ITIL
4 10 (32.26%) SQL
5 9 (29.03%) ERP
5 9 (29.03%) V-Model
6 8 (25.81%) Project Management
7 7 (22.58%) Unisys
7 7 (22.58%) ISO 9001
7 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
7 7 (22.58%) TickIT
7 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
7 7 (22.58%) C#
7 7 (22.58%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (22.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (22.58%) JIRA
8 6 (19.35%) Java
9 5 (16.13%) Oracle
9 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
9 5 (16.13%) Scrum
9 5 (16.13%) Degree
10 4 (12.90%) Dynamics AX
10 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
10 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
10 4 (12.90%) .NET
10 4 (12.90%) XML
10 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (6.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Force.com
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) HTTP
1 2 (6.45%) HTTPS
2 1 (3.23%) LAN
2 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (9.68%) Data Mining
3 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) JIRA
1 7 (22.58%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (22.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (6.45%) Cucumber
2 2 (6.45%) MSTest
2 2 (6.45%) NUnit
2 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Legal
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Front Office
3 1 (3.23%) Local Government
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Configuration Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Release and Configuration Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Release Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Analyst Programmer
3 6 (19.35%) Programmer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Analyst Programmer
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Programme Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Senior Programmer
4 4 (12.90%) Developer
5 3 (9.68%) Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Solutions Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
1 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
1 4 (12.90%) XML
2 3 (9.68%) Middleware
3 2 (6.45%) .NET Framework
3 2 (6.45%) WCF
4 1 (3.23%) COM
4 1 (3.23%) RESTful
4 1 (3.23%) SOAP
4 1 (3.23%) Visualforce
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
3 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
4 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
4 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Android
1 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (38.71%) UML
3 11 (35.48%) SDLC
4 10 (32.26%) ITIL
5 9 (29.03%) ERP
5 9 (29.03%) V-Model
6 8 (25.81%) Project Management
7 5 (16.13%) Scrum
8 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
9 3 (9.68%) Automation Testing
9 3 (9.68%) CRM
9 3 (9.68%) ETL
9 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
9 3 (9.68%) MVC
9 3 (9.68%) Project Governance
9 3 (9.68%) Risk Management
9 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (6.45%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (32.26%) SQL
2 7 (22.58%) C#
2 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
3 6 (19.35%) Java
4 2 (6.45%) C++
4 2 (6.45%) LINC
4 2 (6.45%) X++
5 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.23%) SOQL
5 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ISEB
2 2 (6.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) ISO 9001
1 7 (22.58%) TickIT
2 1 (3.23%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
Vendors
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft
1 7 (22.58%) Unisys
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) JD Edwards
4 3 (9.68%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (9.68%) webMethods
5 1 (3.23%) Endeca
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Siebel