The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
South West / Devon
Rank 31 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 3 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 1.42% 3.40% 1.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 3.95% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 3
Median daily rate £275 £405 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.09% -18.18%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +133.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Devon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
176 228 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Devon 83.02% 86.04% 70.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 181 100
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 12
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +32.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Devon

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Devon region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -6 3 £275 -15.38% 1
Waterfall
South West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Devon region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (18.75%) SonarQube
3 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (18.75%) GitHub
3 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
3 3 (18.75%) Gradle
3 3 (18.75%) Artifactory
3 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
3 3 (18.75%) Black Duck
3 3 (18.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) Confluence
3 3 (18.75%) Maven
3 3 (18.75%) Finance
3 3 (18.75%) Java
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 2 (12.50%) SQL
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) UML
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Devon 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 3 (18.75%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 3 (18.75%) Artifactory
2 3 (18.75%) Bitbucket
2 3 (18.75%) Gradle
2 3 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (18.75%) Maven
2 3 (18.75%) SonarQube
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle Reports Developer
4 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Release Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Report Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Release Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Report Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) Node.js
2 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Learning Management System
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 3 (18.75%) Configuration Management
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) Change Control
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) SSADM
4 2 (12.50%) UML
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) Black Duck
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (6.25%) VMware