The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 4 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 21 20 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 11 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.51% 4.55% 3.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.18% 5.88% 4.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 6
Average daily rate
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£413 £393 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.09% +4.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £295 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £427 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +5.26%
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%
Waterfall
South West

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
178 187 142
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 72.95% 77.27% 76.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 107 80
Average daily rate £400 £375 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -4.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £230 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 24 6
Average hourly rate £39.62 £16.31 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.95% -32.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £11.00 £12.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £43.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -1 10 £306 -21.97% 1
Waterfall
South West

Waterfall
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) MS Project
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Change Control
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint
4 3 (27.27%) ISEB
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) RAD
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Guidewire
6 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
6 1 (9.09%) Solvency II
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Local Government
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (27.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Project
2 3 (27.27%) MS Office
2 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 4 (36.36%) PMO Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
4 3 (27.27%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) RAD
6 1 (9.09%) ETL
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) User Stories
6 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Guidewire