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 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 48 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 16 27 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.33% 3.33% 2.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.15% 4.49% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 13
Median daily rate £463 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £410
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.16 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+19.36% -50.55%
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
508 601 638
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 73.94% 74.11% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 316 357
Median daily rate £413 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 47 28
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.64 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.78% +50.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £9.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 August 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 August 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
Watford -1 5 - - 3
Rickmansworth - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
Stevenage - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 - -
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) Finance
3 12 (37.50%) Java
4 8 (25.00%) Project Management
5 7 (21.88%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 6 (18.75%) Oracle
7 5 (15.63%) SQL
7 5 (15.63%) MS Office
7 5 (15.63%) IBM
7 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
7 5 (15.63%) JIRA
8 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (12.50%) Retail
8 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
8 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
8 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
8 4 (12.50%) Web Services
8 4 (12.50%) CRM
8 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
9 3 (9.38%) Presales
9 3 (9.38%) UML
9 3 (9.38%) OO
9 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
9 3 (9.38%) XSLT

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 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.38%) MS Project Server
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.13%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) WildFly
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
2 3 (9.38%) MS Project
3 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.13%) Doxygen
4 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Maximo
2 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) ATM
2 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) OLAP
2 1 (3.13%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) JIRA
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (9.38%) Toad
3 2 (6.25%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (3.13%) Emacs
4 1 (3.13%) GCC
4 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.13%) JUnit
4 1 (3.13%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.13%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
3 2 (6.25%) Billing
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
1 7 (21.88%) Project Manager
2 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Programme Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Manager
4 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.38%) Programme Assurance Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Project Manager
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Scrum Master
5 2 (6.25%) Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum Master
5 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.25%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) J2EE
2 3 (9.38%) JSF
2 3 (9.38%) SOAP
2 3 (9.38%) Spring
2 3 (9.38%) XSLT
3 2 (6.25%) Velocity
4 1 (3.13%) EJB
4 1 (3.13%) JDBC
4 1 (3.13%) JMS
4 1 (3.13%) POSIX
4 1 (3.13%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Team
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Unix
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (21.88%) Scrum
4 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
6 4 (12.50%) CRM
6 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Process Improvement
6 4 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.38%) BDD
7 3 (9.38%) Change Management
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.38%) OO
7 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
7 3 (9.38%) RUP
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
7 3 (9.38%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) Java
2 5 (15.63%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.13%) Ada
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) ISEB
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 2 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.13%) MISRA
1 1 (3.13%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.13%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
1 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 5 (15.63%) IBM
3 3 (9.38%) Pega
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Sybase
4 1 (3.13%) TIBCO