The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 27 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 36 32 17
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 12 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 4.38% 2.75% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.98% 3.21% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 1
Median daily rate £418 £418 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -16.58%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £405
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.16 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+19.36% -50.55%
Waterfall
London

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
241 156 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 87.96% 85.71% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 97 61
Median daily rate £410 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £350 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £605
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £27.00 £27.78 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.80% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Croydon region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Croydon region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) Java
4 4 (28.57%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
4 4 (28.57%) iPad
4 4 (28.57%) Guidewire
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
5 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
6 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
6 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
7 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (7.14%) Testopia
7 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Ranorex

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (21.43%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) HP UFT
1 1 (7.14%) Ranorex
1 1 (7.14%) Selenium
1 1 (7.14%) Testopia
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
1 4 (28.57%) Test Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Programme Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Programme Test Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Test Programme Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst Programmer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Integration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Java Analyst Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Java Programmer
4 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Integration Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) iPad
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 2 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (14.29%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) Automation Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
6 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.14%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Test Management
6 1 (7.14%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Java
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (21.43%) PL/SQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Guidewire
1 4 (28.57%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) SAP