The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 23 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 2.82% 0.92% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 1.23% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Average daily rate
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£450 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 - £32.50
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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 Guildford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
166 162 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 77.93% 74.31% 69.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 80 67
Average daily rate £375 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £263 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £361
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 19
Average hourly rate £18.90 £33.50 £49.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.58% -32.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £13.57 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £165.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £29.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+5.68% -7.03%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) C#
3 4 (40.00%) .NET
3 4 (40.00%) WPF
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (30.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) CSS
4 3 (30.00%) XHTML
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) XAML
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) MS Project
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) CMS
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Project Planning

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (10.00%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) LAN
1 1 (10.00%) WAN
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (40.00%) Developer
2 4 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 4 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
4 1 (10.00%) WPF Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Development Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Development Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Development Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) .NET
1 4 (40.00%) WPF
2 3 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (30.00%) CSS
2 3 (30.00%) XHTML
2 3 (30.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Mobile Development
4 3 (30.00%) MVC
4 3 (30.00%) Change Control
5 2 (20.00%) Line Management
5 2 (20.00%) Identity Management
5 2 (20.00%) CRM
5 2 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
6 1 (10.00%) Multithreading
6 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (10.00%) MVVM
6 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) C#
2 3 (30.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (30.00%) XAML
3 1 (10.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) Planview
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cognos