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 11 February 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 95 72 68
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 32 57 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.34% 2.23% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.71% 2.93% 3.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 44 37
Average daily rate £439 £430 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.03% -4.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £323 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £538 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £17.66 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+197.28% -77.21%
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
1875 1948 1754
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.68% 76.12% 72.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1138 1189 980
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 140 150
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 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 11 February 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
Essex +8 14 £434 -3.61% 2
Hertfordshire +12 10 £450 +17.64% 3
Bedfordshire -10 6 £438 +2.94% 5
Cambridgeshire -11 1 - - 5
Suffolk - 1 - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 81 (92.05%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.68%) User Stories
3 23 (26.14%) MS Project
3 23 (26.14%) JIRA
4 21 (23.86%) E-Commerce
4 21 (23.86%) Confluence
5 20 (22.73%) Project Management
6 19 (21.59%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (20.45%) Business Analysis
8 17 (19.32%) SDLC
9 15 (17.05%) Retail
9 15 (17.05%) MS Visio
10 14 (15.91%) Scrum
11 13 (14.77%) Use Case
11 13 (14.77%) Analytics
12 12 (13.64%) Business Process Mapping
12 12 (13.64%) Software Delivery
12 12 (13.64%) Finance
13 10 (11.36%) SWOT Analysis
13 10 (11.36%) Business Analytics
14 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
14 9 (10.23%) QA
14 9 (10.23%) Data Modelling
14 9 (10.23%) Change Management
15 8 (9.09%) ISEB
15 8 (9.09%) CRM
15 8 (9.09%) Migration
15 8 (9.09%) Change Control
15 8 (9.09%) Functional Testing
16 7 (7.95%) Test Strategy

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 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 21 (23.86%) Confluence
2 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.14%) Alfresco
3 1 (1.14%) Apache
3 1 (1.14%) CMS
3 1 (1.14%) Documentum
3 1 (1.14%) Drupal
3 1 (1.14%) IIS
3 1 (1.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 23 (26.14%) MS Project
2 15 (17.05%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
4 2 (2.27%) MS Office
5 1 (1.14%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Boomi
1 2 (2.27%) Force.com
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 23 (26.14%) JIRA
2 1 (1.14%) TestDirector
General
1 15 (17.05%) Retail
2 12 (13.64%) Finance
3 7 (7.95%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.41%) Banking
4 3 (3.41%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (1.14%) Games
6 1 (1.14%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 46 (52.27%) Analyst
2 40 (45.45%) Business Analyst
3 21 (23.86%) Project Manager
4 12 (13.64%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) Agile Business Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Tester
8 5 (5.68%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.68%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (4.55%) Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Agile Project Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Architect
10 3 (3.41%) Development Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Development Project Manager
10 3 (3.41%) E-Commerce Manager
10 3 (3.41%) E-Commerce Project Manager
10 3 (3.41%) SAP Manager
10 3 (3.41%) SAP Project Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) J2EE
2 1 (1.14%) .NET
2 1 (1.14%) CSS
2 1 (1.14%) Flash
2 1 (1.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.82%) User Experience
2 4 (4.55%) FMCG
3 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.14%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.14%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.14%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.14%) Linux
1 1 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (1.14%) Windows
1 1 (1.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (92.05%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.68%) User Stories
3 21 (23.86%) E-Commerce
4 20 (22.73%) Project Management
5 19 (21.59%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (20.45%) Business Analysis
7 17 (19.32%) SDLC
8 14 (15.91%) Scrum
9 13 (14.77%) Analytics
9 13 (14.77%) Use Case
10 12 (13.64%) Business Process Mapping
10 12 (13.64%) Software Delivery
11 10 (11.36%) Business Analytics
11 10 (11.36%) SWOT Analysis
12 9 (10.23%) Change Management
12 9 (10.23%) Data Modelling
13 8 (9.09%) Change Control
13 8 (9.09%) CRM
13 8 (9.09%) Functional Testing
13 8 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.95%) Java
2 2 (2.27%) SQL
3 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (10.23%) Security Cleared
2 8 (9.09%) ISEB
3 6 (6.82%) ISTQB
4 4 (4.55%) Degree
5 2 (2.27%) MBA
5 2 (2.27%) PMI Certification
5 2 (2.27%) PMP
5 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (10.23%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) COBIT
2 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.68%) Pega
3 3 (3.41%) IBM
3 3 (3.41%) Rally
3 3 (3.41%) SAP
4 2 (2.27%) Dell
4 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.27%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.14%) HP
5 1 (1.14%) hybris
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle
5 1 (1.14%) Red Hat
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