The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 50 61 49
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 15 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.04% 1.15% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.77% 1.53% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 2
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% +18.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £421 £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £487 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.50
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
541 523 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 73.71% 75.04% 60.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 254 189
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 55 33
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £17.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.90 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.33 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -5.23%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +12 12 £433 -
Peterborough +4 2 £275 -45.00% 1
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Scrum
3 12 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 10 (26.32%) Project Management
4 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (23.68%) Finance
6 8 (21.05%) SAP
6 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
6 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
7 7 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (18.42%) ITIL
7 7 (18.42%) Java
7 7 (18.42%) .NET
8 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
8 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
9 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
9 5 (13.16%) ISEB
9 5 (13.16%) Change Management
9 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
9 5 (13.16%) Business Transformation
9 5 (13.16%) SaaS
10 4 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (10.53%) User Stories
10 4 (10.53%) Coaching
10 4 (10.53%) Banking
10 4 (10.53%) Retail
10 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Service Management
10 4 (10.53%) BizTalk Server

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) Documentum
2 4 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 5 (13.16%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (2.63%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) 802.15
1 1 (2.63%) DSL
1 1 (2.63%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 4 (10.53%) Banking
2 4 (10.53%) Retail
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.63%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Project Manager
1 12 (31.58%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.16%) Architect
3 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (10.53%) Contracts Manager
4 4 (10.53%) Test Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) ScrumMaster
5 3 (7.89%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (7.89%) Project Planner
6 2 (5.26%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Firmware Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Test Environment Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Agile Coach
7 1 (2.63%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Test Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Environment Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Embedded C Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.42%) .NET
2 4 (10.53%) J2EE
2 4 (10.53%) Middleware
3 2 (5.26%) XML
4 1 (2.63%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) PMI
2 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (94.74%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (34.21%) Scrum
3 12 (31.58%) PRINCE2
4 10 (26.32%) Project Management
4 10 (26.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
6 7 (18.42%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (18.42%) ITIL
7 5 (13.16%) Change Management
7 5 (13.16%) TOGAF
7 5 (13.16%) Business Transformation
8 4 (10.53%) Coaching
8 4 (10.53%) User Stories
8 4 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.53%) Portfolio Management
8 4 (10.53%) Regression Testing
8 4 (10.53%) Service Management
9 3 (7.89%) UML
9 3 (7.89%) ERP
9 3 (7.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) Java
2 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 2 (5.26%) C
3 1 (2.63%) C#
3 1 (2.63%) Python
3 1 (2.63%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) ISEB
2 4 (10.53%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.89%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) SAP
1 8 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 2 (5.26%) Planview
4 1 (2.63%) Talend
4 1 (2.63%) Business Objects
4 1 (2.63%) Siebel
4 1 (2.63%) IBM
4 1 (2.63%) BEA
4 1 (2.63%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
4 1 (2.63%) webMethods