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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 32 16 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 6 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 3.28% 1.20% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.00% 1.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 0
Average daily rate
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£418 £501 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.58% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £410 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +8.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.16 £61.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-50.55% +67.12%
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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
150 67 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Croydon 81.97% 80.72% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 59 59
Average daily rate £450 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £299 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £606 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

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

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 31 August 2015.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Croydon

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 3 (23.08%) SQL
4 3 (23.08%) Guidewire
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) RAD
5 2 (15.38%) RUP
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (7.69%) SAS
6 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
6 1 (7.69%) Billing

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) SAS
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) PowerPivot
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) SSDT
2 1 (7.69%) OLAP
2 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Business Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.69%) MI Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) JSON
2 1 (7.69%) MDX
2 1 (7.69%) jQuery
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 5 (38.46%) Change Management
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Requirements Management
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) User Stories
5 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (15.38%) RAD
5 2 (15.38%) RUP
5 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
6 1 (7.69%) Logical Data Model
6 1 (7.69%) Software Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) SDLC
6 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (7.69%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Guidewire
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft