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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 53 81 63
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -18
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 77 52 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 3.04% 1.95% 2.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 2.56% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 38 64
Average daily rate £450 £433 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.04% -1.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £371 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £472 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
1971 2034 2339
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.69% 76.38% 76.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1171 1151 1327
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 148 139
Average hourly rate £27.50 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Cambridgeshire +20 27 £505 +19.52% 4
Essex +12 22 £425 -4.49% 1
Hertfordshire +11 13 £450 +12.50% 3
Bedfordshire -2 9 £475 +18.75% 7
Suffolk - 5 £350 - 4
Norfolk -4 1 £350 -22.22%
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

1 101 (97.12%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (25.00%) JIRA
3 24 (23.08%) CRM
4 22 (21.15%) Data Modelling
4 22 (21.15%) Scrum
4 22 (21.15%) User Stories
5 20 (19.23%) Project Management
5 20 (19.23%) Java
6 19 (18.27%) Confluence
7 18 (17.31%) Business Analysis
8 17 (16.35%) MS Visio
9 16 (15.38%) MS Project
9 16 (15.38%) Software Delivery
10 15 (14.42%) Use Case
11 14 (13.46%) SDLC
11 14 (13.46%) Analytics
11 14 (13.46%) Mentoring
11 14 (13.46%) ITIL
12 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
12 13 (12.50%) Finance
13 12 (11.54%) E-Commerce
13 12 (11.54%) ERP
13 12 (11.54%) ETL
13 12 (11.54%) Configuration Management
13 12 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
13 12 (11.54%) UML
13 12 (11.54%) Business Process Mapping
13 12 (11.54%) Test Strategy
13 12 (11.54%) Force.com
14 11 (10.58%) V-Model

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

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (18.27%) Confluence
2 8 (7.69%) CMS
3 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.96%) Apache
4 1 (0.96%) IIS
4 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.96%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (16.35%) MS Visio
2 16 (15.38%) MS Project
3 6 (5.77%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (8.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (2.88%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.96%) Maximo
4 1 (0.96%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.54%) Force.com
2 8 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (7.69%) Heroku
3 4 (3.85%) SaaS
4 2 (1.92%) Boomi
4 2 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.92%) HTTP
1 2 (1.92%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (3.85%) Data Mining
3 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.92%) MySQL
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 26 (25.00%) JIRA
2 7 (6.73%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.73%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (2.88%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.92%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.96%) MSTest
5 1 (0.96%) NUnit
5 1 (0.96%) Selenium
5 1 (0.96%) TestDirector
General
1 13 (12.50%) Finance
2 9 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 8 (7.69%) Retail
4 4 (3.85%) Automotive
4 4 (3.85%) Legal
5 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.92%) Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Marketing
7 1 (0.96%) Billing
7 1 (0.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (36.54%) Analyst
2 23 (22.12%) Business Analyst
3 22 (21.15%) Project Manager
4 14 (13.46%) Architect
5 11 (10.58%) Developer
6 10 (9.62%) Salesforce.com Architect
6 10 (9.62%) Technical Architect
7 7 (6.73%) Configuration Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Release and Configuration Engineer
7 7 (6.73%) Release Engineer
8 5 (4.81%) Tester
9 4 (3.85%) Business Data Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Consultant
9 4 (3.85%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) IT Manager
9 4 (3.85%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (3.85%) Test Analyst
10 3 (2.88%) Functional Tester
10 3 (2.88%) Salesforce.com Consultant
10 3 (2.88%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.58%) SOAP
2 8 (7.69%) COM
2 8 (7.69%) RESTful
2 8 (7.69%) Visualforce
2 8 (7.69%) Web Services
3 4 (3.85%) .NET
3 4 (3.85%) Middleware
4 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET
4 3 (2.88%) XML
5 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.96%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (8.65%) User Experience
3 8 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 7 (6.73%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.85%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.92%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.96%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.96%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.69%) Android
1 8 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.96%) Linux
2 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (0.96%) Windows
2 1 (0.96%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (97.12%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (23.08%) CRM
3 22 (21.15%) Data Modelling
3 22 (21.15%) Scrum
3 22 (21.15%) User Stories
4 20 (19.23%) Project Management
5 18 (17.31%) Business Analysis
6 16 (15.38%) Software Delivery
7 15 (14.42%) Use Case
8 14 (13.46%) Analytics
8 14 (13.46%) ITIL
8 14 (13.46%) Mentoring
8 14 (13.46%) SDLC
9 12 (11.54%) Business Process Mapping
9 12 (11.54%) Configuration Management
9 12 (11.54%) E-Commerce
9 12 (11.54%) ERP
9 12 (11.54%) ETL
9 12 (11.54%) Test Strategy
9 12 (11.54%) UML
Programming Languages
1 20 (19.23%) Java
2 8 (7.69%) Apex Code
2 8 (7.69%) SOQL
3 5 (4.81%) SQL
4 3 (2.88%) C#
5 2 (1.92%) C++
5 2 (1.92%) X++
6 1 (0.96%) VB
6 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (8.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.81%) Degree
3 3 (2.88%) ISEB
3 3 (2.88%) PMP
4 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.92%) MBA
4 2 (1.92%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.62%) QA
2 7 (6.73%) ISO 9001
2 7 (6.73%) TickIT
3 4 (3.85%) COBIT
4 3 (2.88%) GxP
5 1 (0.96%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.54%) Salesforce.com
3 10 (9.62%) Pega
4 9 (8.65%) Rally
4 9 (8.65%) SAP
5 8 (7.69%) Siebel
6 6 (5.77%) HP
7 3 (2.88%) JD Edwards
7 3 (2.88%) Oracle
8 2 (1.92%) Dell
8 2 (1.92%) TIBCO
9 1 (0.96%) hybris
9 1 (0.96%) IBM
9 1 (0.96%) Red Hat
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