The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 41 47 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 18 7 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.40% 1.63% 4.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.11% 2.17% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 19
Average daily rate £434 £450 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £304 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £470 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
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
East of 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 Essex region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
438 322 462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 82.64% 74.88% 78.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 178 262
Average daily rate £430 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 41 58
Average hourly rate £38.50 £29.13 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.18% +0.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £47.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 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
Southend-on-Sea -1 13 £430 -8.51% 1
Basildon -1 1 £450 +114.28%
Brentwood - 1 - -
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) User Stories
3 15 (39.47%) Confluence
3 15 (39.47%) MS Project
3 15 (39.47%) MS Visio
3 15 (39.47%) JIRA
4 13 (34.21%) Business Analysis
5 12 (31.58%) Business Process Mapping
6 11 (28.95%) Analytics
7 10 (26.32%) Business Analytics
7 10 (26.32%) SWOT Analysis
8 8 (21.05%) SDLC
9 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
9 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 6 (15.79%) ISEB
10 5 (13.16%) Retail
10 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
10 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
10 5 (13.16%) DevOps
10 5 (13.16%) QA
10 5 (13.16%) Use Case
11 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
11 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
11 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
11 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
11 4 (10.53%) V-Model
11 4 (10.53%) Software Delivery
11 4 (10.53%) Project Management
12 3 (7.89%) DSDM
13 2 (5.26%) MS Excel

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 15 (39.47%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) Alfresco
2 1 (2.63%) Apache
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) Documentum
2 1 (2.63%) Drupal
2 1 (2.63%) IIS
2 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (39.47%) MS Project
1 15 (39.47%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.63%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (39.47%) JIRA
2 1 (2.63%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (13.16%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 27 (71.05%) Analyst
2 24 (63.16%) Business Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Agile Business Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 6 (15.79%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 5 (13.16%) Project Manager
5 5 (13.16%) Tester
6 2 (5.26%) Development Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Development Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Project Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) User Experience Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Web Development Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Web Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Web Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Project Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Software Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
1 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (52.63%) User Stories
3 13 (34.21%) Business Analysis
4 12 (31.58%) Business Process Mapping
5 11 (28.95%) Analytics
6 10 (26.32%) Business Analytics
6 10 (26.32%) SWOT Analysis
7 8 (21.05%) SDLC
8 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
9 5 (13.16%) DevOps
9 5 (13.16%) Functional Testing
9 5 (13.16%) Use Case
10 4 (10.53%) Automated Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Performance Testing
10 4 (10.53%) Project Management
10 4 (10.53%) Software Delivery
10 4 (10.53%) V-Model
11 3 (7.89%) DSDM
12 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ISEB
2 5 (13.16%) ISTQB
3 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.16%) QA
2 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.63%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Rally
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
Southend-On-Sea, Essex
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £480 per day
Posted: 4 days ago