The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 46 54 86
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +32
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 51 36 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.18% 2.48% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.15% 3.49% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 20 2
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£425 £600 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.16% +62.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £270 £366
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £725 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £61.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-59.01% +69.44%
Waterfall
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1229 1032 1085
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 76.72% 70.98% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 754 548 548
Average daily rate £375 £388 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +5.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 53 47
Average hourly rate £19.08 £17.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.02% -52.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.50 £56.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Northamptonshire +19 31 £450 +9.09% 1
Leicestershire +15 10 £315 - 2
Nottinghamshire -30 2 £340 -47.69% 4
Derbyshire -6 1 - - 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 71 (92.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (24.68%) Web Services
4 17 (22.08%) Java
5 16 (20.78%) TOGAF
6 15 (19.48%) Finance
6 15 (19.48%) SQL
6 15 (19.48%) SAP
6 15 (19.48%) B2B
7 13 (16.88%) B2C
7 13 (16.88%) E-Commerce
8 12 (15.58%) Retail
8 12 (15.58%) Zachman Framework
8 12 (15.58%) V-Model
9 10 (12.99%) JDA
9 10 (12.99%) SOA
9 10 (12.99%) XML
9 10 (12.99%) .NET
9 10 (12.99%) C#
10 9 (11.69%) UML
10 9 (11.69%) Oracle
10 9 (11.69%) Scrum
10 9 (11.69%) Java EE
10 9 (11.69%) SDLC
11 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (10.39%) RedPrairie
11 8 (10.39%) Degree
11 8 (10.39%) MVC
11 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET
11 8 (10.39%) CSS

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 8 (10.39%) JBoss
2 5 (6.49%) Confluence
3 4 (5.19%) Apache Solr
4 3 (3.90%) CMS
4 3 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.30%) Umbraco
5 1 (1.30%) AquaLogic
5 1 (1.30%) Apache
5 1 (1.30%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.30%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (7.79%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.30%) BusinessWorks
1 1 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.30%) LAN
1 1 (1.30%) WAN
1 1 (1.30%) HTTP
1 1 (1.30%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.90%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.30%) DB2
3 1 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (9.09%) JIRA
1 7 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 6 (7.79%) Subversion
3 5 (6.49%) Ant
3 5 (6.49%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.49%) Git (software)
4 4 (5.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.90%) Lombardi
5 3 (3.90%) Maven
6 2 (2.60%) Checkstyle
6 2 (2.60%) JUnit
6 2 (2.60%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 2 (2.60%) Eclipse
6 2 (2.60%) Selenium
6 2 (2.60%) SoapUI
6 2 (2.60%) QUnit
7 1 (1.30%) WinRunner
7 1 (1.30%) HP UFT
7 1 (1.30%) NUnit
General
1 15 (19.48%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Retail
3 7 (9.09%) Banking
4 6 (7.79%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (24.68%) Architect
2 17 (22.08%) Developer
3 14 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 14 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (9.09%) Analyst
5 6 (7.79%) Lead Software Engineer
5 6 (7.79%) Software Engineer
6 5 (6.49%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) Java Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.90%) .NET Developer
8 3 (3.90%) C# Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Release Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Configuration Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) C# .NET Developer
8 3 (3.90%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (2.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Java Architect
9 2 (2.60%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (24.68%) Web Services
2 10 (12.99%) XML
2 10 (12.99%) .NET
3 9 (11.69%) Java EE
4 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET
4 8 (10.39%) CSS
5 6 (7.79%) Struts
5 6 (7.79%) Spring
5 6 (7.79%) JBoss Seam
6 5 (6.49%) HTML
7 4 (5.19%) SOAP
7 4 (5.19%) JMS
8 3 (3.90%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.90%) JDBC
8 3 (3.90%) EJB
8 3 (3.90%) JPA
8 3 (3.90%) EJB 3.0
8 3 (3.90%) JSTL
9 2 (2.60%) JNDI
9 2 (2.60%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.39%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.49%) Computer Science
3 4 (5.19%) Taxonomies
3 4 (5.19%) Ontologies
4 3 (3.90%) Life Science
4 3 (3.90%) User Experience
5 2 (2.60%) CMDB
6 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.30%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.30%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.09%) Linux
2 6 (7.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (5.19%) UNIX
4 3 (3.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (92.21%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (20.78%) TOGAF
4 15 (19.48%) B2B
5 13 (16.88%) B2C
5 13 (16.88%) E-Commerce
6 12 (15.58%) V-Model
6 12 (15.58%) Zachman Framework
7 10 (12.99%) SOA
8 9 (11.69%) UML
8 9 (11.69%) Scrum
8 9 (11.69%) SDLC
9 8 (10.39%) MVC
10 6 (7.79%) Quality Management
10 6 (7.79%) Asset Management
10 6 (7.79%) Content Management
10 6 (7.79%) Logistics
10 6 (7.79%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
11 5 (6.49%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 17 (22.08%) Java
2 15 (19.48%) SQL
3 10 (12.99%) C#
4 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
5 5 (6.49%) Ruby
6 4 (5.19%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.30%) VB
7 1 (1.30%) AWK
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
2 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.60%) Sun Certification
3 2 (2.60%) OCMJD
3 2 (2.60%) HND
4 1 (1.30%) ISEB
4 1 (1.30%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.30%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.09%) ISO 9001
1 7 (9.09%) TickIT
2 4 (5.19%) QA
2 4 (5.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (1.30%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.49%) yum
1 5 (6.49%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.60%) CA LISA
3 1 (1.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (19.48%) SAP
2 10 (12.99%) JDA
3 9 (11.69%) Oracle
4 8 (10.39%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.39%) RedPrairie
5 7 (9.09%) Endeca
5 7 (9.09%) hybris
6 4 (5.19%) Informatica
7 3 (3.90%) TIBCO
7 3 (3.90%) HP
8 2 (2.60%) CA
8 2 (2.60%) IBM
8 2 (2.60%) OpenText
8 2 (2.60%) Sun
9 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.30%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (1.30%) Adobe