The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
South West / Dorset
Rank 19 17 26
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +9
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 3 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 2.42% 3.66% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 4.64% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Median daily rate £363 £475 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.68% +31.03%
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 Dorset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
99 151 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 79.84% 79.06% 77.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 84 88
Median daily rate £363 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 20 18
Median hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +3.44%
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 Dorset

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Dorset region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 19 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
Bournemouth +3 3 £363 -23.68%
Waterfall
South West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
4 4 (50.00%) iPad
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Guidewire
5 3 (37.50%) Line Management
5 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
6 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (25.00%) QA
6 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
6 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
7 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
7 1 (12.50%) SaaS
7 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
7 1 (12.50%) Change Management
7 1 (12.50%) SOAP
7 1 (12.50%) Web Services

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) SoapUI
2 1 (12.50%) Toad
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Test Leader
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) iPad
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Test Strategy
3 4 (50.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Integration Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Line Management
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Regression Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
5 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Document Management
6 1 (12.50%) Load Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Stress Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Guidewire
2 1 (12.50%) HP