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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 89 102 76
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 56 42 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.87% 1.42% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.44% 1.92% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 30 26
Average daily rate
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£420 £425 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £302 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £517 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
- +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Average hourly rate - - £36.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
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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
2292 2183 1612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 76.71% 73.95% 71.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1387 1246 861
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 £273 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 157 136
Average hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.85 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 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
Hertfordshire -2 19 £400 -5.88% 10
Bedfordshire +8 14 £420 -1.17% 5
Essex -5 13 £440 -12.87% 1
Cambridgeshire -8 6 £433 +2.97% 3
Suffolk +15 3 £400 -5.88% 2
East Anglia - 1 - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 99 (92.52%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.91%) Finance
3 30 (28.04%) Project Management
3 30 (28.04%) PRINCE2
4 24 (22.43%) Scrum
5 21 (19.63%) E-Commerce
6 20 (18.69%) Retail
7 19 (17.76%) SDLC
8 18 (16.82%) Business Analysis
9 17 (15.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 16 (14.95%) SQL
11 15 (14.02%) SAP
12 14 (13.08%) Java
12 14 (13.08%) Service Management
13 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (11.21%) J2EE
14 11 (10.28%) ITIL
14 11 (10.28%) TOGAF
14 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (9.35%) .NET
15 10 (9.35%) Oracle
16 9 (8.41%) ISEB
16 9 (8.41%) Software Delivery
16 9 (8.41%) Degree
17 8 (7.48%) Change Management
17 8 (7.48%) Banking
17 8 (7.48%) SOA
17 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
17 8 (7.48%) XML
17 8 (7.48%) DSDM

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 7 (6.54%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.74%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (3.74%) Documentum
3 2 (1.87%) SAS
3 2 (1.87%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.87%) Confluence
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (6.54%) MS Project
2 4 (3.74%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.80%) MS Office
4 2 (1.87%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) Agresso
1 2 (1.87%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle General Ledger
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle Receivables
1 2 (1.87%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Internet
2 2 (1.87%) GSM
3 1 (0.93%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.87%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.87%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (4.67%) JIRA
2 4 (3.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.87%) JUnit
4 1 (0.93%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.93%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.93%) SoapUI
General
1 32 (29.91%) Finance
2 20 (18.69%) Retail
3 8 (7.48%) Banking
4 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.93%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.93%) Front Office
5 1 (0.93%) Back Office
5 1 (0.93%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (42.06%) Analyst
2 32 (29.91%) Business Analyst
3 31 (28.97%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.41%) Architect
4 9 (8.41%) Test Analyst
5 7 (6.54%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.61%) Agile Business Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Systems Analyst
7 5 (4.67%) Contracts Manager
8 4 (3.74%) E-Commerce Manager
8 4 (3.74%) Applications Support Analyst
8 4 (3.74%) Consultant
8 4 (3.74%) Developer
8 4 (3.74%) Support Analyst
8 4 (3.74%) Applications Support
8 4 (3.74%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 3 (2.80%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) QA Test Analyst
9 3 (2.80%) Integration Project Manager
9 3 (2.80%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.21%) J2EE
2 10 (9.35%) .NET
3 8 (7.48%) XML
4 7 (6.54%) Web Services
5 4 (3.74%) Servlets
5 4 (3.74%) EJB
5 4 (3.74%) Middleware
6 3 (2.80%) SOAP
7 2 (1.87%) Struts
7 2 (1.87%) CSS
7 2 (1.87%) JDBC
7 2 (1.87%) JSP
7 2 (1.87%) Spring
7 2 (1.87%) JMS
8 1 (0.93%) NHibernate
8 1 (0.93%) WPF
8 1 (0.93%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.93%) WinForms
8 1 (0.93%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.61%) PMI
2 6 (5.61%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.74%) EFT
3 4 (3.74%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.80%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.80%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.80%) FMCG
5 2 (1.87%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.87%) EPoS
6 1 (0.93%) EMV
6 1 (0.93%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.93%) Tandem
6 1 (0.93%) Mobile Payment
6 1 (0.93%) User Experience
6 1 (0.93%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.93%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (92.52%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (28.04%) PRINCE2
2 30 (28.04%) Project Management
3 24 (22.43%) Scrum
4 21 (19.63%) E-Commerce
5 19 (17.76%) SDLC
6 18 (16.82%) Business Analysis
7 17 (15.89%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (13.08%) Service Management
9 12 (11.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (10.28%) ITIL
10 11 (10.28%) TOGAF
11 9 (8.41%) Software Delivery
12 8 (7.48%) Change Management
12 8 (7.48%) DSDM
12 8 (7.48%) SOA
13 7 (6.54%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (6.54%) Programme Management
13 7 (6.54%) Mentoring
14 6 (5.61%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.95%) SQL
2 14 (13.08%) Java
3 2 (1.87%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.87%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.87%) C#
3 2 (1.87%) VB
4 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.41%) ISEB
1 9 (8.41%) Degree
2 7 (6.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.61%) PMI Certification
4 5 (4.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.61%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) ISO 8583
2 1 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.93%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) SAP
2 10 (9.35%) Oracle
3 8 (7.48%) Microsoft
4 5 (4.67%) IBM
5 4 (3.74%) HP
6 3 (2.80%) TIBCO
6 3 (2.80%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (2.80%) Pega
6 3 (2.80%) hybris
7 2 (1.87%) OpenText
7 2 (1.87%) VMware
7 2 (1.87%) Endeca
7 2 (1.87%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.93%) Talend
8 1 (0.93%) webMethods
8 1 (0.93%) BEA
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