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 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 76 80 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 48 44 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.89% 1.90% 2.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.70% 3.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 23 36
Average daily rate
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£425 £438 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £327 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £620 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.66 £77.50 -
% change year-on-year
-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
1895 1630 1658
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 74.69% 70.38% 67.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1168 897 922
Average daily rate £413 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 149 128
Average hourly rate £24.50 £32.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.61% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.25 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

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 January 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 29 January 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
Cambridgeshire +4 22 £415 +21.61% 2
Bedfordshire +6 21 £425 +5.59% 6
Hertfordshire -12 5 £383 -15.00% 2
Essex -3 2 £210 -52.27% 3
Norfolk +4 1 £550 +62.96%
Suffolk - - - - 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 January 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.

1 123 (94.62%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (42.31%) Scrum
3 48 (36.92%) Finance
4 41 (31.54%) PRINCE2
5 33 (25.38%) Project Management
6 27 (20.77%) SQL
7 25 (19.23%) Java
8 24 (18.46%) HTML
9 23 (17.69%) UNIX
10 22 (16.92%) Change Management
11 21 (16.15%) MVC
11 21 (16.15%) Stakeholder Management
12 20 (15.38%) E-Commerce
12 20 (15.38%) Oracle
12 20 (15.38%) Mentoring
13 19 (14.62%) Git (software)
13 19 (14.62%) XML
13 19 (14.62%) Microsoft
14 18 (13.85%) Web Services
14 18 (13.85%) UML
14 18 (13.85%) Spring
15 17 (13.08%) CSS
15 17 (13.08%) JavaScript
15 17 (13.08%) Linux
16 16 (12.31%) SAP
16 16 (12.31%) TDD
16 16 (12.31%) Retail
17 15 (11.54%) QA
17 15 (11.54%) MS Excel
17 15 (11.54%) REST

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 12 (9.23%) SharePoint
1 12 (9.23%) Apache
1 12 (9.23%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.15%) CMS
3 7 (5.38%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (3.85%) Confluence
5 4 (3.08%) SharePoint 2010
5 4 (3.08%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.31%) WebLogic
7 2 (1.54%) Documentum
7 2 (1.54%) WebLogic Portal
8 1 (0.77%) Umbraco
Applications
1 15 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 13 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 7 (5.38%) MS Project
4 4 (3.08%) Photoshop
4 4 (3.08%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (3.08%) Adobe After Effects
4 4 (3.08%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (5.38%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (5.38%) Agresso
1 7 (5.38%) Oracle Payables
1 7 (5.38%) Oracle Receivables
1 7 (5.38%) Oracle Assets
2 4 (3.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.54%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.85%) Internet
2 3 (2.31%) ZigBee
2 3 (2.31%) 802.15
3 2 (1.54%) HTTP
4 1 (0.77%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.23%) Relational Database
1 12 (9.23%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.69%) MySQL
2 10 (7.69%) RDBMS
3 8 (6.15%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (6.15%) DB2
4 6 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.08%) DataStage
6 3 (2.31%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.31%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.77%) DTS
Development Applications
1 19 (14.62%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.00%) Subversion
3 12 (9.23%) Eclipse
3 12 (9.23%) Ant
4 10 (7.69%) Mockito
4 10 (7.69%) IntelliJ
4 10 (7.69%) JUnit
4 10 (7.69%) Maven
5 8 (6.15%) JIRA
6 6 (4.62%) Selenium
7 3 (2.31%) Talend Open Studio
7 3 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.77%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.77%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.77%) Jenkins
General
1 48 (36.92%) Finance
2 16 (12.31%) Retail
3 8 (6.15%) Marketing
4 7 (5.38%) Telecoms
4 7 (5.38%) Banking
5 4 (3.08%) Front Office
6 3 (2.31%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.54%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.77%) Billing
8 1 (0.77%) Advertising
8 1 (0.77%) Games
8 1 (0.77%) Automotive
8 1 (0.77%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 34 (26.15%) Analyst
3 31 (23.85%) Developer
4 20 (15.38%) Business Analyst
5 17 (13.08%) Java Developer
6 11 (8.46%) Architect
7 10 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
8 7 (5.38%) ETL Developer
9 6 (4.62%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.62%) PMO Analyst
10 5 (3.85%) ScrumMaster
10 5 (3.85%) Senior Java Developer
10 5 (3.85%) Integration Project Manager
10 5 (3.85%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.85%) Integration Manager
11 4 (3.08%) Designer
11 4 (3.08%) Senior Manager
11 4 (3.08%) Test Analyst
11 4 (3.08%) Business Systems Analyst
11 4 (3.08%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (18.46%) HTML
2 19 (14.62%) XML
3 18 (13.85%) Web Services
3 18 (13.85%) Spring
4 17 (13.08%) CSS
5 15 (11.54%) REST
6 14 (10.77%) .NET
7 13 (10.00%) Ajax
8 11 (8.46%) JSON
8 11 (8.46%) JSP
9 10 (7.69%) SOAP
9 10 (7.69%) JDBC
10 8 (6.15%) Struts
10 8 (6.15%) Java EE
10 8 (6.15%) Spring MVC
11 7 (5.38%) XSLT
12 6 (4.62%) J2EE
13 5 (3.85%) Middleware
13 5 (3.85%) HTML5
14 4 (3.08%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.77%) User Experience
2 9 (6.92%) N-Tier
2 9 (6.92%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.38%) PMI
4 5 (3.85%) Data Structures
5 4 (3.08%) Mobile App
5 4 (3.08%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (3.08%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.08%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.31%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.54%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.77%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.77%) Clustering
8 1 (0.77%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 23 (17.69%) UNIX
2 17 (13.08%) Linux
3 3 (2.31%) Mac OS X
3 3 (2.31%) Windows
4 1 (0.77%) AIX
4 1 (0.77%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (94.62%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (42.31%) Scrum
3 41 (31.54%) PRINCE2
4 33 (25.38%) Project Management
5 22 (16.92%) Change Management
6 21 (16.15%) MVC
6 21 (16.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 20 (15.38%) E-Commerce
7 20 (15.38%) Mentoring
8 18 (13.85%) UML
9 16 (12.31%) TDD
10 14 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (10.77%) Unit Testing
11 13 (10.00%) BDD
12 12 (9.23%) Configuration Management
12 12 (9.23%) Business Analysis
13 11 (8.46%) OO
13 11 (8.46%) ERP
13 11 (8.46%) Coaching
14 10 (7.69%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.77%) SQL
2 25 (19.23%) Java
3 17 (13.08%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.38%) C#
5 6 (4.62%) C
6 3 (2.31%) Embedded C
6 3 (2.31%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.31%) Python
7 1 (0.77%) VB6
7 1 (0.77%) VB
7 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.77%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (8.46%) PMI Certification
2 10 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 7 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 7 (5.38%) ISEB
4 6 (4.62%) Degree
5 4 (3.08%) PMP
5 4 (3.08%) ISTQB
6 3 (2.31%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.31%) APMP
7 2 (1.54%) MCP
8 1 (0.77%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.77%) CIMA
8 1 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.77%) OCP
8 1 (0.77%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.54%) QA
2 1 (0.77%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.31%) Firmware
2 2 (1.54%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.77%) SAP ITS
Systems Management
1 6 (4.62%) Control-M
Vendors
1 20 (15.38%) Oracle
2 19 (14.62%) Microsoft
3 16 (12.31%) SAP
4 7 (5.38%) Planview
5 5 (3.85%) Atlassian
5 5 (3.85%) IBM
6 4 (3.08%) webMethods
7 3 (2.31%) TIBCO
7 3 (2.31%) BEA
7 3 (2.31%) Talend
8 2 (1.54%) VMware
9 1 (0.77%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.77%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.77%) HP
9 1 (0.77%) EMC
9 1 (0.77%) Citrix
9 1 (0.77%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.77%) Siebel
9 1 (0.77%) Unisys
9 1 (0.77%) Facebook
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