The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 120 95 145
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +50
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 958 1176 808
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 2.09% 2.32% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 2.85% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 771 530
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Median hourly rate £100.00 £30.63 £18.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.53% +61.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +83.33%
Waterfall
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37885 41254 40531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 82.84% 81.42% 77.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25383 27169 26769
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 995 1228 1147
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.90 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.14% +28.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in England

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the England region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in England

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in England

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the England region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in England

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the England region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +7 468 £475 +5.55% 80
South East -38 142 £438 +3.55% 22
West Midlands -10 94 £425 +6.25% 13
North West -38 58 £475 +15.85% 14
South West +5 49 £385 +7.69% 17
Yorkshire -26 44 £450 +20.00% 22
East of England +2 41 £418 -7.22% 22
North East -42 36 £475 +15.85% 3
East Midlands -26 21 £356 -1.72% 4
Midlands -5 1 £500 -13.04%
Waterfall
UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 1933 (92.62%) Agile Software Development
2 620 (29.71%) Finance
3 498 (23.86%) Project Management
4 398 (19.07%) Scrum
5 376 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 370 (17.73%) SQL
7 325 (15.57%) SDLC
8 273 (13.08%) Microsoft
9 272 (13.03%) Oracle
10 261 (12.51%) Java
11 250 (11.98%) PRINCE2
12 247 (11.84%) Business Analysis
13 243 (11.64%) JIRA
14 217 (10.40%) .NET
15 197 (9.44%) Banking
16 191 (9.15%) Web Services
17 184 (8.82%) MS Excel
18 182 (8.72%) JavaScript
19 180 (8.62%) C#
20 178 (8.53%) SQL Server
21 174 (8.34%) HTML
21 174 (8.34%) Analytical Skills
22 171 (8.19%) Retail
23 161 (7.71%) QA
24 156 (7.47%) TDD
24 156 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
24 156 (7.47%) UML
25 151 (7.24%) Security Cleared
26 150 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
26 150 (7.19%) Change Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 94 (4.50%) Confluence
2 83 (3.98%) SharePoint
3 53 (2.54%) WebSphere
4 38 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
5 35 (1.68%) IIS
6 32 (1.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 30 (1.44%) CMS
8 27 (1.29%) JBoss
8 27 (1.29%) WebLogic
9 25 (1.20%) Tomcat
10 24 (1.15%) Apache
11 23 (1.10%) Skype for Business
12 13 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
12 13 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (0.38%) OpenROAD
14 7 (0.34%) Apache Spark
14 7 (0.34%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 7 (0.34%) WebLogic Portal
15 6 (0.29%) Documentum
16 5 (0.24%) SAS
Applications
1 184 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 95 (4.55%) MS Office
3 75 (3.59%) MS Visio
4 71 (3.40%) MS Project
5 70 (3.35%) MS PowerPoint
6 7 (0.34%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (0.29%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 5 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.096%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.096%) InVision
11 1 (0.048%) Doxygen
11 1 (0.048%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 70 (3.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (2.25%) Oracle EBS
3 18 (0.86%) Eloqua
4 13 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (0.48%) Cognos Business Intelligence
6 9 (0.43%) Oracle Applications
7 6 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (0.19%) SAP PSCD
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
9 3 (0.14%) SAP CRM
9 3 (0.14%) SAP ERP
9 3 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
10 2 (0.096%) BusinessWorks
10 2 (0.096%) Markit EDM
10 2 (0.096%) Oracle Cash Management
10 2 (0.096%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 2 (0.096%) PeopleSoft Financials
10 2 (0.096%) Primavera
10 2 (0.096%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (2.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 33 (1.58%) Office 365
3 28 (1.34%) SaaS
4 26 (1.25%) PaaS
5 24 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (1.15%) IaaS
6 22 (1.05%) Yammer
7 8 (0.38%) Data Lake Analytics
7 8 (0.38%) Force.com
8 7 (0.34%) GitHub
8 7 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.14%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.14%) Oracle CX
10 2 (0.096%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 2 (0.096%) Basecamp
10 2 (0.096%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.096%) G Suite
11 1 (0.048%) CloudBees
11 1 (0.048%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.048%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 27 (1.29%) Firewall
2 21 (1.01%) Internet
3 18 (0.86%) HTTP
4 16 (0.77%) SSL
5 12 (0.57%) HTTPS
6 11 (0.53%) Wi-Fi
7 9 (0.43%) Intranet
8 8 (0.38%) DNS
8 8 (0.38%) VPN
9 7 (0.34%) LDAP
10 6 (0.29%) VLAN
10 6 (0.29%) X.509
11 5 (0.24%) FTP
11 5 (0.24%) Skype
12 4 (0.19%) IPv6
12 4 (0.19%) OpenLDAP
12 4 (0.19%) SNMP
13 3 (0.14%) TCP/IP
13 3 (0.14%) VoIP
13 3 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 178 (8.53%) SQL Server
2 89 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
3 64 (3.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (3.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 39 (1.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 38 (1.82%) Relational Database
7 36 (1.72%) MySQL
8 35 (1.68%) MongoDB
8 35 (1.68%) Oracle Database
9 34 (1.63%) Big Data
10 30 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
11 29 (1.39%) BusinessObjects
12 28 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
13 26 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
14 25 (1.20%) Hadoop
15 22 (1.05%) NoSQL
15 22 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
16 20 (0.96%) Oracle OWB
17 19 (0.91%) Crystal Reports
18 15 (0.72%) DB2
Development Applications
1 243 (11.64%) JIRA
2 83 (3.98%) Selenium
3 75 (3.59%) Git (software)
4 71 (3.40%) Jenkins
4 71 (3.40%) Visual Studio
5 70 (3.35%) Team Foundation Server
6 57 (2.73%) Subversion
7 42 (2.01%) Cucumber
8 39 (1.87%) JUnit
9 33 (1.58%) SoapUI
10 31 (1.49%) Maven
11 24 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 22 (1.05%) ClearQuest
13 21 (1.01%) Eclipse
14 20 (0.96%) Grunt
14 20 (0.96%) Visual Studio Team System
15 18 (0.86%) HP UFT
15 18 (0.86%) JMeter
16 17 (0.81%) gulp
16 17 (0.81%) Toad
General
1 620 (29.71%) Finance
2 197 (9.44%) Banking
3 171 (8.19%) Retail
4 79 (3.79%) Marketing
5 72 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 53 (2.54%) Legal
7 45 (2.16%) Back Office
8 41 (1.96%) Investment Banking
9 37 (1.77%) Publishing
10 34 (1.63%) Advertising
11 33 (1.58%) Law
12 27 (1.29%) Manufacturing
13 21 (1.01%) Financial Institution
14 19 (0.91%) Retail Banking
15 18 (0.86%) Automotive
16 13 (0.62%) Electronics
16 13 (0.62%) Front Office
17 10 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
18 9 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
19 8 (0.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 556 (26.64%) Analyst
2 410 (19.65%) Project Manager
3 394 (18.88%) Business Analyst
4 329 (15.76%) Developer
5 162 (7.76%) Architect
6 78 (3.74%) Delivery Manager
7 76 (3.64%) Digital Analyst
8 73 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
9 69 (3.31%) Digital Business Analyst
10 66 (3.16%) Scrum Master
11 64 (3.07%) Java Developer
12 63 (3.02%) Senior Manager
13 61 (2.92%) Agile Project Manager
13 61 (2.92%) Test Analyst
14 60 (2.87%) Technical Manager
15 59 (2.83%) Agile Business Analyst
15 59 (2.83%) Senior Developer
16 57 (2.73%) Senior Business Analyst
17 56 (2.68%) IT Manager
18 52 (2.49%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 217 (10.40%) .NET
2 191 (9.15%) Web Services
3 174 (8.34%) HTML
4 119 (5.70%) CSS
5 114 (5.46%) XML
6 87 (4.17%) J2EE
7 76 (3.64%) AngularJS
8 72 (3.45%) Spring
9 69 (3.31%) SOAP
10 63 (3.02%) REST
11 62 (2.97%) ASP.NET
12 60 (2.87%) HTML5
13 57 (2.73%) JSON
14 54 (2.59%) .NET Framework
15 53 (2.54%) jQuery
16 37 (1.77%) Hibernate
17 36 (1.72%) Middleware
18 32 (1.53%) CSS3
19 30 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 29 (1.39%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 174 (8.34%) Analytical Skills
2 94 (4.50%) Management Information System
3 76 (3.64%) User Experience
4 68 (3.26%) Computer Science
5 35 (1.68%) Mobile App
6 34 (1.63%) Data Centre
7 27 (1.29%) Mainframe
8 24 (1.15%) Equities
9 23 (1.10%) Algorithms
9 23 (1.10%) Fixed Income
10 21 (1.01%) Data Structures
11 20 (0.96%) Data Conversion
11 20 (0.96%) Smart Meter
11 20 (0.96%) Virtual Team
12 19 (0.91%) Data Integration
13 18 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
14 16 (0.77%) Fintech
14 16 (0.77%) iPad
14 16 (0.77%) PMI
15 13 (0.62%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 135 (6.47%) Windows
2 100 (4.79%) Unix
3 70 (3.35%) Linux
4 33 (1.58%) Android
5 24 (1.15%) Apple iOS
6 10 (0.48%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.29%) AIX
7 6 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.24%) Windows 10
8 5 (0.24%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.14%) CentOS
9 3 (0.14%) zOS
10 2 (0.096%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.096%) VME
10 2 (0.096%) Windows NT
10 2 (0.096%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.048%) VMS
11 1 (0.048%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1933 (92.62%) Agile Software Development
2 498 (23.86%) Project Management
3 398 (19.07%) Scrum
4 376 (18.02%) Stakeholder Management
5 325 (15.57%) SDLC
6 250 (11.98%) PRINCE2
7 247 (11.84%) Business Analysis
8 156 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
8 156 (7.47%) TDD
8 156 (7.47%) UML
9 150 (7.19%) Change Management
9 150 (7.19%) User Acceptance Testing
10 144 (6.90%) CRM
11 137 (6.56%) User Stories
12 130 (6.23%) Software Engineering
13 129 (6.18%) ITIL
14 128 (6.13%) Data Modelling
14 128 (6.13%) Migration
15 121 (5.80%) Use Case
16 118 (5.65%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 370 (17.73%) SQL
2 261 (12.51%) Java
3 182 (8.72%) JavaScript
4 180 (8.62%) C#
5 101 (4.84%) PL/SQL
6 67 (3.21%) T-SQL
7 59 (2.83%) C
8 36 (1.72%) Shell Script
9 30 (1.44%) VB
10 28 (1.34%) C++
11 27 (1.29%) Perl
12 24 (1.15%) Python
12 24 (1.15%) Ruby
13 20 (0.96%) VB6
14 19 (0.91%) PHP
15 18 (0.86%) COBOL
16 12 (0.57%) Bash Shell
17 9 (0.43%) Apex Code
17 9 (0.43%) Scala
18 8 (0.38%) VBA
Qualifications
1 151 (7.24%) Security Cleared
2 140 (6.71%) Degree
3 92 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 91 (4.36%) ISEB
5 55 (2.64%) PMP
6 46 (2.20%) ISTQB
7 37 (1.77%) PMI Certification
8 36 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 26 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 24 (1.15%) DV Cleared
11 21 (1.01%) BPSS Clearance
12 19 (0.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 13 (0.62%) CTC Cleared
14 12 (0.57%) CISSP
14 12 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (0.53%) APMP
16 8 (0.38%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
17 6 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
18 5 (0.24%) CISA
18 5 (0.24%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 161 (7.71%) QA
2 29 (1.39%) SLA
3 16 (0.77%) Data Quality
3 16 (0.77%) WAI
4 15 (0.72%) MiFID
5 11 (0.53%) Disclosure Scotland
6 8 (0.38%) ISO 9001
7 6 (0.29%) EMIR
7 6 (0.29%) PCI DSS
7 6 (0.29%) PMBOK
8 4 (0.19%) WCAG
9 3 (0.14%) COBIT
9 3 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
9 3 (0.14%) FATCA
9 3 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.14%) SEPA
9 3 (0.14%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.14%) TickIT
10 2 (0.096%) MISRA C
10 2 (0.096%) TARGET2
System Software
1 30 (1.44%) Active Directory
2 16 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.19%) Docker
3 4 (0.19%) ISA Server
4 3 (0.14%) Firmware
4 3 (0.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.096%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.096%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.096%) vCloud
6 1 (0.048%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.048%) Cygwin
6 1 (0.048%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.048%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 43 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (1.58%) Puppet
3 25 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (0.62%) Oracle Identity Management
5 12 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 6 (0.29%) Ansible
7 5 (0.24%) AirWatch
8 4 (0.19%) DBAmp
9 3 (0.14%) CA Service Virtualization
9 3 (0.14%) Grafana
9 3 (0.14%) Graphite
9 3 (0.14%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.096%) CFEngine
10 2 (0.096%) Cisco IPCC
10 2 (0.096%) HAProxy
10 2 (0.096%) HP SiteScope
10 2 (0.096%) Kibana
10 2 (0.096%) logstash
10 2 (0.096%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.096%) Salt
Vendors
1 273 (13.08%) Microsoft
2 272 (13.03%) Oracle
3 104 (4.98%) SAP
4 80 (3.83%) Salesforce.com
5 41 (1.96%) HP
6 37 (1.77%) Pega
7 33 (1.58%) IBM
8 29 (1.39%) Informatica
9 27 (1.29%) webMethods
10 22 (1.05%) Hyperion
10 22 (1.05%) Sitecore
10 22 (1.05%) Tableau
11 21 (1.01%) Cognos
12 20 (0.96%) Infor
13 19 (0.91%) Atlassian
14 18 (0.86%) BEA
15 16 (0.77%) Google
15 16 (0.77%) hybris
16 15 (0.72%) Adobe
16 15 (0.72%) Guidewire
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