The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 47 51 46
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 7 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.52% 1.06% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.07% 1.38% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 1
Median daily rate £488 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Waterfall
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
338 362 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 73.48% 76.69% 69.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 177 221 139
Median daily rate £400 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 21 33
Median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £27.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 3 May 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
Cheltenham +12 3 £475 - 2
Waterfall
South West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) DV Cleared
2 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
4 7 (70.00%) Validation
4 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Selenium
4 7 (70.00%) Risk Analysis
4 7 (70.00%) V-Model
4 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
4 7 (70.00%) System Testing
4 7 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (70.00%) System Integration Testing
4 7 (70.00%) SDLC
5 6 (60.00%) DevOps
5 6 (60.00%) Scrum
5 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (50.00%) Perl
6 5 (50.00%) Oracle
6 5 (50.00%) Windows
6 5 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
7 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
7 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
7 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
7 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (40.00%) Python
8 3 (30.00%) C

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Accumulo
2 1 (10.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (10.00%) Big Data
2 1 (10.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (10.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (10.00%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Cucumber
1 7 (70.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Integration Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Test and Integration Engineer
1 7 (70.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) CRM Developer
2 1 (10.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (10.00%) Developer
2 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) Kafka
1 1 (10.00%) OpenCL
1 1 (10.00%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (10.00%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Integration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Risk Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (70.00%) SDLC
2 7 (70.00%) System Integration Testing
2 7 (70.00%) System Testing
2 7 (70.00%) Validation
2 7 (70.00%) V-Model
3 6 (60.00%) DevOps
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (50.00%) Defect Tracking
5 4 (40.00%) Automation Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) Perl
2 4 (40.00%) Python
3 3 (30.00%) C
4 1 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (10.00%) Java
4 1 (10.00%) Ruby
4 1 (10.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) DV Cleared
1 9 (90.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) Atlassian
2 1 (10.00%) IBM