The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham 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 22 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.89% 1.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.59% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £650 £600 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
Gloucestershire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 126 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 75.89% 80.77% 52.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 89 24
Median daily rate £375 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £355 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 17
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £42.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £42.50 £42.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) VHDL
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Apache

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 1 (33.33%) Confluence
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Accumulo
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 1 (33.33%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Integration Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Scientist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Kafka
1 1 (33.33%) OpenCL
1 1 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
1 1 (33.33%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Mac OS X
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) SDLC
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (66.67%) System Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) V-Model
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOP
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Perl
1 1 (33.33%) Ruby
1 1 (33.33%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atlassian
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle