The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 62 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.23% 0.82% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.40% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate £426 £450 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.27% +46.34%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
542 358 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 74.04% 58.69% 66.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 269 181 271
Average daily rate £368 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 32 56
Average hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.60 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Waterfall
East of England

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -22 3 £500 +11.11%
Cambridge -1 1 - - 1
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) QA
4 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
4 3 (23.08%) EPiServer
4 3 (23.08%) Online Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Endeca
4 3 (23.08%) Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
4 3 (23.08%) Unica
4 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
4 3 (23.08%) RAD
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 2 (15.38%) SAP
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) SAP PI
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Ajax
6 1 (7.69%) MS Project
6 1 (7.69%) MS Office

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
1 3 (23.08%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle BRM
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Project Manager
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Integration Architect
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) SAP PI
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Project Management
2 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Matrix Management
3 3 (23.08%) Online Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (23.08%) RAD
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) DSDM
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) EPiServer
1 3 (23.08%) Endeca
1 3 (23.08%) Unica
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) webMethods