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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 58 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 39 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.49% 0.49% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.49% 0.67% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 6 1
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£488 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.32% +9.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £37.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+55.40% -8.64%
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
1116 1191 1032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 71.13% 72.80% 65.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 594 605 434
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £476 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 49 85
Average hourly rate £17.50 £36.50 £34.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% +5.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £56.21 £65.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
Nottinghamshire +25 17 £650 +96.96% 2
Northamptonshire +14 15 £442 -15.40%
Leicestershire - 2 £625 - 5
Lincolnshire - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 46 (86.79%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (28.30%) Finance
3 10 (18.87%) Project Management
3 10 (18.87%) Java
3 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
3 10 (18.87%) QA
4 9 (16.98%) Ajax
4 9 (16.98%) CSS
4 9 (16.98%) PRINCE
5 7 (13.21%) ERP
5 7 (13.21%) OO
5 7 (13.21%) CSS3
6 6 (11.32%) REST
6 6 (11.32%) Backbone.js
6 6 (11.32%) Sass
6 6 (11.32%) LESS
6 6 (11.32%) User Experience
6 6 (11.32%) ITIL
6 6 (11.32%) Banking
6 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.32%) Scrum
6 6 (11.32%) ISTQB
6 6 (11.32%) JSON
7 5 (9.43%) Project Planning
7 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
7 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
7 5 (9.43%) ISEB
7 5 (9.43%) SAP
7 5 (9.43%) C#
7 5 (9.43%) .NET

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 4 (7.55%) CMS
2 3 (5.66%) CICS
3 2 (3.77%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.89%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Photoshop
2 3 (5.66%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
1 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.89%) Internet
1 1 (1.89%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) DB2
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.77%) JUnit
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) JIRA
General
1 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Banking
3 3 (5.66%) Retail
3 3 (5.66%) Advertising
4 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Developer
3 8 (15.09%) Business Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Development Manager
4 6 (11.32%) UI Developer
4 6 (11.32%) UI Programmer
5 5 (9.43%) Test Leader
5 5 (9.43%) Software Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Software Development Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Programme Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Business Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.66%) QA Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Architect
9 1 (1.89%) Tester
9 1 (1.89%) Test Manager
9 1 (1.89%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) CSS
1 9 (16.98%) Ajax
2 7 (13.21%) CSS3
3 6 (11.32%) Backbone.js
3 6 (11.32%) Sass
3 6 (11.32%) LESS
3 6 (11.32%) JSON
3 6 (11.32%) REST
4 5 (9.43%) .NET
5 4 (7.55%) J2EE
6 3 (5.66%) JSP
6 3 (5.66%) Struts
6 3 (5.66%) HTML
7 2 (3.77%) FIX Protocol
7 2 (3.77%) XHTML
7 2 (3.77%) Servlets
7 2 (3.77%) JDBC
7 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
7 2 (3.77%) EJB
8 1 (1.89%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.32%) User Experience
2 4 (7.55%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.55%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.55%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.77%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.89%) Open Source
4 1 (1.89%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 2 (3.77%) Linux
3 1 (1.89%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (86.79%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.87%) Project Management
3 9 (16.98%) PRINCE
4 7 (13.21%) ERP
4 7 (13.21%) OO
5 6 (11.32%) ITIL
5 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.32%) Scrum
6 5 (9.43%) Programme Management
6 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
6 5 (9.43%) Project Planning
7 4 (7.55%) Supplier Management
7 4 (7.55%) Test Scripting
7 4 (7.55%) Change Management
7 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.55%) V-Model
7 4 (7.55%) Test Strategy
7 4 (7.55%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (5.66%) Mentoring
8 3 (5.66%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.87%) Java
1 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
2 5 (9.43%) C#
3 3 (5.66%) COBOL
4 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.89%) C++
5 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) ISTQB
2 5 (9.43%) ISEB
3 2 (3.77%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (3.77%) Degree
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.89%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (18.87%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) SAP
2 4 (7.55%) Oracle
2 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.55%) Adobe
3 2 (3.77%) IBM
4 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.89%) hybris
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