The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank - 14 28
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter - 4.84% 0.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 7.14% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £350 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
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% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Exeter
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
81 42 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Exeter 63.78% 67.74% 55.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 49
Average daily rate £398 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £436
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £9.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% +255.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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Top 16 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 3 (50.00%) MS Project
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) Robotics
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Exeter 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.

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (50.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification