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 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 47 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 14 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.87% 1.17% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 1.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 0
Average daily rate
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£510 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.27% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £380 £376
% change year-on-year
+6.57% +0.99%
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
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
384 346 308
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 78.85% 67.32% 65.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 187 151
Average daily rate £438 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 44 61
Average hourly rate £34.50 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.45% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £37.50 £38.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

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 2 October 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
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £505 - 2
Brentwood -7 1 - -
Chelmsford - - - - 1
Harlow - - - -
Witham - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (39.13%) Java
3 8 (34.78%) UML
3 8 (34.78%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) MVC
4 7 (30.43%) Scrum
4 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
4 7 (30.43%) Struts
4 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) Spring
4 7 (30.43%) Spring MVC
4 7 (30.43%) Java EE
4 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
5 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (26.09%) N-Tier
5 6 (26.09%) XML
5 6 (26.09%) XSLT
5 6 (26.09%) HTML
6 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 5 (21.74%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) UNIX
7 4 (17.39%) Dependency Management
7 4 (17.39%) Coaching
8 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
8 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.04%) JAX-RS
8 3 (13.04%) REST
8 3 (13.04%) Neo4j
8 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
8 3 (13.04%) Hibernate

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 1 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
1 2 (8.70%) Kerberos
1 2 (8.70%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
1 3 (13.04%) Neo4j
2 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) DB2
3 1 (4.35%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) JIRA
2 1 (4.35%) Bugzilla
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Java Developer
1 8 (34.78%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Manager
2 7 (30.43%) Delivery Manager
2 7 (30.43%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Senior Java Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Web Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Lead Java Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Manual Tester
6 1 (4.35%) Java Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Development Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) Manual Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) Struts
1 7 (30.43%) Spring
1 7 (30.43%) Spring MVC
1 7 (30.43%) Java EE
2 6 (26.09%) XML
2 6 (26.09%) XSLT
2 6 (26.09%) HTML
3 3 (13.04%) JAX-RS
3 3 (13.04%) REST
3 3 (13.04%) Hibernate
4 2 (8.70%) jBPM
4 2 (8.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) N-Tier
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) UNIX
3 3 (13.04%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.35%) Windows
4 1 (4.35%) AIX
4 1 (4.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (86.96%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) UML
2 8 (34.78%) OO
3 7 (30.43%) MVC
3 7 (30.43%) Scrum
3 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
3 7 (30.43%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Change Management
5 4 (17.39%) Dependency Management
5 4 (17.39%) Coaching
6 3 (13.04%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.04%) Matrix Management
7 2 (8.70%) TOGAF
7 2 (8.70%) Web Design
7 2 (8.70%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.70%) RUP
7 2 (8.70%) Web Development
7 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.70%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) PMP
2 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) JBoss
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) EMC
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
2 1 (4.35%) IBM
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) VMware