The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 21 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 2.54% 3.30% 2.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 4.29% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Average daily rate
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£495 £450 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.22 £77.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-61.00% +138.46%
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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 Croydon region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Croydon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97 70 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 82.20% 76.92% 69.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 40 39
Average daily rate £400 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.92 £21.79
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+136.40% -22.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Croydon

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (33.33%) P3O
4 4 (33.33%) Big Data
4 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) ISEB
4 4 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
5 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (25.00%) XML
5 3 (25.00%) C#
5 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 3 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (25.00%) MS Project
5 3 (25.00%) Workflow
5 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 3 (25.00%) NUnit
5 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
5 3 (25.00%) MSTest
5 3 (25.00%) jQuery
5 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Croydon 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 3 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Project
3 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) PowerPivot
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (25.00%) PerformancePoint
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 3 (25.00%) NUnit
1 3 (25.00%) MSTest
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Report Manager
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Lead
3 1 (8.33%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) .NET
1 3 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 8 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (25.00%) Workflow
4 3 (25.00%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) C#
1 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 4 (33.33%) ISEB
2 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (16.67%) APMP
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) P3O
2 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
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