The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 76 83 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 71 40 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.25% 1.67% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 2.36% 3.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 20 51
Average daily rate
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£425 £369 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.25% -13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £315 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £523 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £36.50 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+67.12% -9.87%
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2381 1695 2079
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 75.44% 70.71% 67.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1420 893 1063
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 114 216
Average hourly rate £28.50 £35.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.32 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Bedfordshire +4 26 £475 - 6
Hertfordshire -11 22 £400 +37.33% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 14 £400 -6.97% 5
Essex -3 6 £400 -27.31% 5
Norfolk -9 5 £538 +53.57% 1
Suffolk - - - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 49 (39.84%) Finance
2 46 (37.40%) PRINCE2
3 40 (32.52%) Scrum
4 27 (21.95%) Project Management
5 24 (19.51%) SQL
5 24 (19.51%) Oracle
6 23 (18.70%) E-Commerce
7 21 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (16.26%) SAP
9 19 (15.45%) ERP
10 18 (14.63%) Java
10 18 (14.63%) Retail
11 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
12 16 (13.01%) Agresso
12 16 (13.01%) Oracle General Ledger
13 15 (12.20%) Business Analysis
13 15 (12.20%) Oracle Payables
13 15 (12.20%) Oracle Receivables
13 15 (12.20%) Oracle Assets
14 14 (11.38%) Change Management
15 13 (10.57%) Web Services
15 13 (10.57%) XML
15 13 (10.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 12 (9.76%) HTML
16 12 (9.76%) CSS
16 12 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
17 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
17 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
17 11 (8.94%) ISEB

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (7.32%) CMS
2 8 (6.50%) Apache
2 8 (6.50%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.25%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.44%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.63%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.81%) Documentum
6 1 (0.81%) SAS
6 1 (0.81%) Confluence
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (5.69%) MS Visio
2 5 (4.07%) MS Office
3 4 (3.25%) MS Project
4 3 (2.44%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.81%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (13.01%) Agresso
1 16 (13.01%) Oracle General Ledger
2 15 (12.20%) Oracle Payables
2 15 (12.20%) Oracle Receivables
2 15 (12.20%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.81%) CA Clarity
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.07%) Internet
2 4 (3.25%) Kerberos
3 3 (2.44%) LDAP
4 1 (0.81%) 802.15
4 1 (0.81%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.13%) MySQL
2 8 (6.50%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.69%) RDBMS
4 6 (4.88%) NoSQL
5 5 (4.07%) SQL Server
6 3 (2.44%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (2.44%) DTS
7 2 (1.63%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.81%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (7.32%) Subversion
2 7 (5.69%) Eclipse
2 7 (5.69%) Ant
2 7 (5.69%) JUnit
2 7 (5.69%) Git (software)
3 6 (4.88%) Mockito
3 6 (4.88%) IntelliJ
3 6 (4.88%) Maven
3 6 (4.88%) JIRA
3 6 (4.88%) Selenium
4 2 (1.63%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (1.63%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.81%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.81%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.81%) CruiseControl
General
1 49 (39.84%) Finance
2 18 (14.63%) Retail
3 10 (8.13%) General Ledger
3 10 (8.13%) Banking
4 9 (7.32%) Marketing
5 5 (4.07%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.63%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (34.15%) Analyst
2 39 (31.71%) Project Manager
3 22 (17.89%) Business Analyst
4 13 (10.57%) Architect
4 13 (10.57%) Developer
5 10 (8.13%) Java Developer
6 8 (6.50%) Test Analyst
7 7 (5.69%) Technical Architect
7 7 (5.69%) Technical Manager
8 6 (4.88%) Digital Project Manager
8 6 (4.88%) Payments Business Analyst
9 5 (4.07%) Technical Delivery Manager
9 5 (4.07%) Delivery Manager
10 4 (3.25%) Technical Analyst
10 4 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
11 3 (2.44%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.44%) Data Analyst
11 3 (2.44%) Senior Project Manager
11 3 (2.44%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 3 (2.44%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.57%) Web Services
1 13 (10.57%) XML
2 12 (9.76%) HTML
2 12 (9.76%) CSS
3 9 (7.32%) Ajax
4 8 (6.50%) Spring
5 7 (5.69%) REST
5 7 (5.69%) JSP
5 7 (5.69%) SOAP
6 6 (4.88%) JDBC
6 6 (4.88%) J2EE
6 6 (4.88%) JSON
7 5 (4.07%) .NET
8 4 (3.25%) jBPM
9 2 (1.63%) Spring MVC
9 2 (1.63%) SAP PI
9 2 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
10 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (0.81%) HTML5
10 1 (0.81%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.13%) Data Integration
2 6 (4.88%) Mainframe
3 4 (3.25%) PMI
4 2 (1.63%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.63%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.81%) Firmware
5 1 (0.81%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.81%) Social Media
5 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.50%) Linux
2 7 (5.69%) UNIX
3 1 (0.81%) Windows
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (37.40%) PRINCE2
2 40 (32.52%) Scrum
3 27 (21.95%) Project Management
4 23 (18.70%) E-Commerce
5 21 (17.07%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (15.45%) ERP
7 17 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (13.01%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (12.20%) Business Analysis
10 14 (11.38%) Change Management
11 12 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (8.13%) Dependency Management
13 9 (7.32%) BDD
13 9 (7.32%) MVC
13 9 (7.32%) TDD
13 9 (7.32%) PRINCE
13 9 (7.32%) UML
14 8 (6.50%) TOGAF
15 7 (5.69%) Configuration Management
15 7 (5.69%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 24 (19.51%) SQL
2 18 (14.63%) Java
3 11 (8.94%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.25%) T-SQL
5 3 (2.44%) C
5 3 (2.44%) C#
6 2 (1.63%) Python
7 1 (0.81%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 13 (10.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 11 (8.94%) ISEB
3 7 (5.69%) Degree
4 6 (4.88%) ISTQB
5 5 (4.07%) PMI Certification
6 3 (2.44%) APMP
7 2 (1.63%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.81%) PMP
8 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.81%) MBA
8 1 (0.81%) MCP
8 1 (0.81%) CBAP
8 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (19.51%) Oracle
2 20 (16.26%) SAP
3 11 (8.94%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.69%) IBM
5 4 (3.25%) JBoss
6 3 (2.44%) Unisys
6 3 (2.44%) Planview
7 1 (0.81%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.81%) Siebel
7 1 (0.81%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.81%) CA
7 1 (0.81%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.81%) webMethods
7 1 (0.81%) Teradata
Norfolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £250 - 300 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Peterborough
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £340.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Aquent
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago