The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 28 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 46 54 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 16 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.35% 1.56% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 2.07% 1.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 £330 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £458
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 £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
525 580 484
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.09% 75.62% 71.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 280 235
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £508 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 44 28
Median hourly rate £25.00 £32.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.87% -13.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.25 £44.00 £37.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Hemel Hempstead -4 3 £450 -
St Albans - 3 £450 - 1
Rickmansworth - 2 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 2 £413 -
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) CRM
3 11 (42.31%) Java
3 11 (42.31%) Test Strategy
4 10 (38.46%) Pega
4 10 (38.46%) OO
4 10 (38.46%) RUP
5 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
5 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (15.38%) Finance
7 4 (15.38%) JIRA
8 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
8 3 (11.54%) Retail
8 3 (11.54%) Oracle
8 3 (11.54%) MS Project
8 3 (11.54%) MS Office
8 3 (11.54%) UML
8 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
8 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 2 (7.69%) IBM
9 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
9 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
9 2 (7.69%) ETL
9 2 (7.69%) ATM

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (7.69%) MS Project Server
2 1 (3.85%) JBoss
2 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.85%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
1 3 (11.54%) MS Project
2 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Maximo
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Boomi
1 1 (3.85%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) OLAP
1 1 (3.85%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) JIRA
2 2 (7.69%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (3.85%) JUnit
General
1 9 (34.62%) Telecoms
2 4 (15.38%) Finance
3 3 (11.54%) Retail
4 2 (7.69%) Billing
5 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Developer
2 6 (23.08%) Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Business Systems Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Billing Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Clinical Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) IT Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Payments Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (3.85%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Velocity
2 1 (3.85%) EJB
2 1 (3.85%) JDBC
2 1 (3.85%) JMS
2 1 (3.85%) Servlets
2 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) CRM
3 11 (42.31%) Test Strategy
4 10 (38.46%) OO
4 10 (38.46%) RUP
5 5 (19.23%) Scrum
6 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) Project Management
7 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
7 3 (11.54%) UML
7 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (7.69%) BDD
8 2 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (7.69%) Change Management
8 2 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (7.69%) Defect Management
8 2 (7.69%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) Software Delivery
8 2 (7.69%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MBA
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Pega
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) Sybase