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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 73 70 72
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 80 51 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.60% 2.14% 2.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 2.98% 3.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 26 51
Average daily rate
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£425 £375 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £338 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £535 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £37.00 -
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 of England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2374 1714 2159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 77.15% 72.05% 69.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1451 860 1125
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 128 213
Average hourly rate £27.50 £36.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.61% +10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.51 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £50.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 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 22 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
Bedfordshire +6 25 £475 +11.11% 5
Hertfordshire -14 24 £400 - 5
Cambridgeshire 0 13 £400 -8.04% 6
Essex 0 12 £510 -7.27% 2
Norfolk -18 6 £275 -24.13% 1
Suffolk +1 1 £425 +11.11% 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 112 (89.60%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (42.40%) Finance
3 50 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 48 (38.40%) Scrum
5 27 (21.60%) Project Management
5 27 (21.60%) SQL
6 23 (18.40%) Java
7 22 (17.60%) Oracle
8 21 (16.80%) User Acceptance Testing
9 20 (16.00%) HTML
9 20 (16.00%) XML
10 19 (15.20%) SAP
10 19 (15.20%) E-Commerce
10 19 (15.20%) ERP
11 17 (13.60%) User Experience
12 16 (12.80%) Retail
12 16 (12.80%) Oracle General Ledger
12 16 (12.80%) Web Services
12 16 (12.80%) Change Management
12 16 (12.80%) MVC
12 16 (12.80%) Agresso
13 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
13 15 (12.00%) CSS
13 15 (12.00%) JavaScript
13 15 (12.00%) Git (software)
13 15 (12.00%) Spring
13 15 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
13 15 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
13 15 (12.00%) Oracle Receivables
13 15 (12.00%) Oracle Assets

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 10 (8.00%) CMS
2 8 (6.40%) Apache
2 8 (6.40%) Tomcat
3 6 (4.80%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.40%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.60%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.80%) Confluence
6 1 (0.80%) Documentum
6 1 (0.80%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (8.80%) MS Visio
2 8 (6.40%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.00%) MS Office
4 4 (3.20%) MS Project
5 2 (1.60%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.60%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (1.60%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.80%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (12.80%) Agresso
1 16 (12.80%) Oracle General Ledger
2 15 (12.00%) Oracle Payables
2 15 (12.00%) Oracle Receivables
2 15 (12.00%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.80%) CA Clarity
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.40%) SaaS
2 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) Kerberos
1 4 (3.20%) Internet
2 3 (2.40%) LDAP
3 2 (1.60%) HTTP
4 1 (0.80%) 802.15
4 1 (0.80%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (8.00%) MySQL
1 10 (8.00%) Relational Database
2 7 (5.60%) NoSQL
2 7 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.60%) RDBMS
3 4 (3.20%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (2.40%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.40%) Neo4j
4 3 (2.40%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.80%) DTS
5 1 (0.80%) DB2
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.80%) Data Mart
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (12.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (7.20%) Subversion
3 8 (6.40%) JUnit
4 7 (5.60%) Maven
4 7 (5.60%) Eclipse
4 7 (5.60%) IntelliJ
4 7 (5.60%) Ant
4 7 (5.60%) Selenium
4 7 (5.60%) Mockito
5 6 (4.80%) JIRA
6 2 (1.60%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.80%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.80%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.80%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (42.40%) Finance
2 16 (12.80%) Retail
3 10 (8.00%) Marketing
4 9 (7.20%) General Ledger
4 9 (7.20%) Banking
5 4 (3.20%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.60%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.80%) Advertising
7 1 (0.80%) Games
Job Titles
1 42 (33.60%) Analyst
2 38 (30.40%) Project Manager
3 23 (18.40%) Business Analyst
4 21 (16.80%) Developer
5 17 (13.60%) Java Developer
6 9 (7.20%) Architect
7 8 (6.40%) Test Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Senior Analyst
8 7 (5.60%) Technical Manager
9 6 (4.80%) Digital Project Manager
9 6 (4.80%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.80%) Payments Business Analyst
10 5 (4.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
10 5 (4.00%) PMO Analyst
10 5 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
11 4 (3.20%) Senior Java Developer
11 4 (3.20%) Senior Programmer
11 4 (3.20%) Senior Project Manager
11 4 (3.20%) Senior Analyst Programmer
11 4 (3.20%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (16.00%) HTML
1 20 (16.00%) XML
2 16 (12.80%) Web Services
3 15 (12.00%) CSS
3 15 (12.00%) Spring
4 10 (8.00%) REST
5 9 (7.20%) Ajax
6 8 (6.40%) .NET
7 7 (5.60%) JDBC
7 7 (5.60%) JSP
7 7 (5.60%) SOAP
7 7 (5.60%) Struts
7 7 (5.60%) Java EE
7 7 (5.60%) JSON
7 7 (5.60%) Spring MVC
8 6 (4.80%) XSLT
9 4 (3.20%) J2EE
9 4 (3.20%) jBPM
10 3 (2.40%) HTML5
10 3 (2.40%) JAX-RS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (13.60%) User Experience
2 8 (6.40%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (6.40%) N-Tier
2 8 (6.40%) Data Integration
3 6 (4.80%) PMI
3 6 (4.80%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.60%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.60%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.80%) Social Media
6 1 (0.80%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.80%) Clustering
6 1 (0.80%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 13 (10.40%) Linux
2 11 (8.80%) UNIX
3 3 (2.40%) Windows
3 3 (2.40%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.80%) AIX
4 1 (0.80%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (89.60%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 48 (38.40%) Scrum
4 27 (21.60%) Project Management
5 21 (16.80%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (15.20%) E-Commerce
6 19 (15.20%) ERP
7 16 (12.80%) Change Management
7 16 (12.80%) MVC
8 15 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (11.20%) UML
9 14 (11.20%) Business Analysis
10 13 (10.40%) OO
11 9 (7.20%) PRINCE
11 9 (7.20%) TDD
11 9 (7.20%) Unit Testing
11 9 (7.20%) BDD
11 9 (7.20%) Mentoring
12 8 (6.40%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.60%) SQL
2 23 (18.40%) Java
3 15 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 6 (4.80%) C#
4 6 (4.80%) T-SQL
5 4 (3.20%) C
6 2 (1.60%) Python
7 1 (0.80%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.80%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (11.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 11 (8.80%) ISEB
3 9 (7.20%) Degree
4 8 (6.40%) PMI Certification
5 6 (4.80%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.40%) APMP
7 2 (1.60%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.60%) PMP
8 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.80%) MCP
8 1 (0.80%) MBA
8 1 (0.80%) CBAP
8 1 (0.80%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.60%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (17.60%) Oracle
2 19 (15.20%) SAP
3 13 (10.40%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.80%) Planview
5 4 (3.20%) Unisys
5 4 (3.20%) JBoss
6 3 (2.40%) IBM
7 1 (0.80%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.80%) Facebook
7 1 (0.80%) Siebel
7 1 (0.80%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.80%) HP
7 1 (0.80%) EMC
7 1 (0.80%) Citrix
7 1 (0.80%) CA
7 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.80%) webMethods
7 1 (0.80%) VMware
7 1 (0.80%) Teradata
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £550 to £575 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £325 to £375 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Suffolk
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago