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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 45 54 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +10
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 53 43 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 3.32% 2.69% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.13% 3.43% 2.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 27 17
Median daily rate £401 £425 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -32.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £325 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £560 £725
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £413 £403
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £18.91 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+99.62% -69.00%
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
1282 1253 1053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 80.33% 78.26% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 794 768 564
Median daily rate £425 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 36 58
Median hourly rate £15.25 £19.08 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.07% +9.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.78 £11.21 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Nottinghamshire +15 21 £247 -27.35%
Northamptonshire -17 13 £453 +0.55% 3
Leicestershire +13 11 £335 +6.34% 2
Derbyshire +9 1 £400 - 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £550 -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 92 (97.87%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (24.47%) SQL
3 22 (23.40%) V-Model
4 18 (19.15%) UML
4 18 (19.15%) SDLC
5 17 (18.09%) Oracle
5 17 (18.09%) Finance
5 17 (18.09%) Retail
6 15 (15.96%) ITIL
7 14 (14.89%) SAP
8 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
9 12 (12.77%) ISO 9001
9 12 (12.77%) Web Services
9 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2
9 12 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (12.77%) Software Engineering
10 11 (11.70%) JIRA
10 11 (11.70%) QA
10 11 (11.70%) Project Management
10 11 (11.70%) Scrum
10 11 (11.70%) Migration
10 11 (11.70%) .NET
10 11 (11.70%) Java
10 11 (11.70%) E-Commerce
11 10 (10.64%) SOA
11 10 (10.64%) C#
11 10 (10.64%) Visual Studio
12 9 (9.57%) Data Migration
13 8 (8.51%) Test Management
13 8 (8.51%) Degree

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (3.19%) Apache Solr
1 3 (3.19%) JBoss
2 2 (2.13%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.19%) MS Project
2 3 (3.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.06%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.06%) Retail-J
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.06%) Internet
1 1 (1.06%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.19%) Oracle Database
1 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.13%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (2.13%) RDBMS
2 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.06%) Big Data
3 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (11.70%) JIRA
2 10 (10.64%) Visual Studio
3 7 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.32%) Eclipse
4 5 (5.32%) JUnit
4 5 (5.32%) Selenium
4 5 (5.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 4 (4.26%) Subversion
6 3 (3.19%) Ant
6 3 (3.19%) Checkstyle
6 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.19%) QUnit
7 2 (2.13%) Gradle
7 2 (2.13%) JProfiler
8 1 (1.06%) Maven
8 1 (1.06%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (18.09%) Finance
1 17 (18.09%) Retail
2 7 (7.45%) Back Office
3 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.38%) Marketing
4 4 (4.26%) Banking
4 4 (4.26%) Electronics
4 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.13%) Billing
5 2 (2.13%) Front Office
5 2 (2.13%) Games
5 2 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (35.11%) Analyst
2 17 (18.09%) Business Analyst
3 12 (12.77%) Test Analyst
4 11 (11.70%) Developer
4 11 (11.70%) Project Manager
5 8 (8.51%) Lead Software Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Software Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Configuration Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Release and Configuration Engineer
6 7 (7.45%) Release Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) .NET Software Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) .NET Team Leader
7 5 (5.32%) Architect
7 5 (5.32%) C# Software Engineer
7 5 (5.32%) Java Developer
7 5 (5.32%) Software Team Leader
7 5 (5.32%) Team Leader
8 4 (4.26%) Project Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Retail Business Analyst
8 4 (4.26%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.77%) Web Services
2 11 (11.70%) .NET
3 6 (6.38%) .NET Framework
3 6 (6.38%) J2EE
4 5 (5.32%) ASP.NET
4 5 (5.32%) Hibernate
4 5 (5.32%) JPA
4 5 (5.32%) Spring
4 5 (5.32%) XML
5 4 (4.26%) SOAP
6 3 (3.19%) CSS
6 3 (3.19%) EJB
6 3 (3.19%) EJB 3.0
6 3 (3.19%) HTML
6 3 (3.19%) JBoss Seam
6 3 (3.19%) JDBC
6 3 (3.19%) JMS
6 3 (3.19%) JSP
6 3 (3.19%) Struts
6 3 (3.19%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.45%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (5.32%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.26%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.13%) Data Structures
4 2 (2.13%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.13%) Wiki
5 1 (1.06%) CMDB
5 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.06%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.06%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.06%) EPoS
5 1 (1.06%) iPad
5 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.06%) Robotics
5 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.38%) Linux
2 3 (3.19%) Unix
3 1 (1.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (97.87%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (23.40%) V-Model
3 18 (19.15%) SDLC
3 18 (19.15%) UML
4 15 (15.96%) ITIL
5 12 (12.77%) PRINCE2
5 12 (12.77%) Software Engineering
5 12 (12.77%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (11.70%) E-Commerce
6 11 (11.70%) Migration
6 11 (11.70%) Project Management
6 11 (11.70%) Scrum
7 10 (10.64%) SOA
8 9 (9.57%) Data Migration
9 8 (8.51%) Test Management
9 8 (8.51%) User Stories
10 7 (7.45%) Business Analysis
10 7 (7.45%) Configuration Management
10 7 (7.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (6.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 23 (24.47%) SQL
2 11 (11.70%) Java
3 10 (10.64%) C#
4 6 (6.38%) JavaScript
5 4 (4.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.13%) PHP
7 1 (1.06%) AWK
7 1 (1.06%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (8.51%) Degree
2 7 (7.45%) ISEB
3 6 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (5.32%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.26%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.13%) OCMJD
6 2 (2.13%) Sun Certification
7 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.77%) ISO 9001
2 11 (11.70%) QA
3 8 (8.51%) TickIT
4 1 (1.06%) ISO 9000
4 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (3.19%) CA Service Virtualization
2 1 (1.06%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (18.09%) Oracle
2 14 (14.89%) SAP
3 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.51%) HP
5 4 (4.26%) Endeca
6 3 (3.19%) CA
6 3 (3.19%) TIBCO
7 2 (2.13%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.13%) IBM
7 2 (2.13%) Perforce
7 2 (2.13%) Sun
8 1 (1.06%) Citrix
8 1 (1.06%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (1.06%) Planview
8 1 (1.06%) Red Hat