The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 25 12 19
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +7
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.86% 5.08% 2.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 7.69% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£510 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.57% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £37.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+55.40% -8.64%
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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
90 39 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 77.59% 66.10% 80.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 23 18
Average daily rate £400 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £223 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £14.38 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.26% -50.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

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Top 27 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Drupal
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace
1 1 (100.00%) Campaign Management
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (100.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) REST
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Content Management
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (100.00%) Rackspace