The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 47 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 23 16 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.92% 3.06% 2.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.76% 4.20% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 12
Average daily rate
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£400 £331 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.75% -22.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £220 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.60% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+67.12% -2.66%
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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 Hertfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
611 381 670
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 77.44% 72.85% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 187 342
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £538 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 35
Average hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £25.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +48.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £13.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Hertfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hitchin - 3 £400 - 2
Watford -10 2 - -
Potters Bar - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Borehamwood - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Hertford - - - -
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 10 (31.25%) XML
3 9 (28.13%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) Web Services
3 9 (28.13%) Scrum
4 8 (25.00%) Banking
4 8 (25.00%) Retail
5 7 (21.88%) Project Management
6 6 (18.75%) Subversion
6 6 (18.75%) CMS
6 6 (18.75%) MVC
6 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
6 6 (18.75%) MySQL
6 6 (18.75%) Ant
6 6 (18.75%) JSP
6 6 (18.75%) SOAP
6 6 (18.75%) HTML
6 6 (18.75%) CSS
6 6 (18.75%) UNIX
6 6 (18.75%) Linux
6 6 (18.75%) Apache
6 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
6 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
6 6 (18.75%) ISEB
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) TDD
6 6 (18.75%) Spring
6 6 (18.75%) Ajax

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 6 (18.75%) Apache
1 6 (18.75%) Tomcat
1 6 (18.75%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
1 5 (15.63%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.25%) MS Project
3 1 (3.13%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
2 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
2 5 (15.63%) NoSQL
2 5 (15.63%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Ant
1 6 (18.75%) Eclipse
1 6 (18.75%) Subversion
2 5 (15.63%) Maven
2 5 (15.63%) Selenium
2 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (15.63%) Mockito
2 5 (15.63%) IntelliJ
2 5 (15.63%) JUnit
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Banking
2 8 (25.00%) Retail
3 5 (15.63%) Marketing
4 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Project Manager
3 9 (28.13%) Business Analyst
4 6 (18.75%) Developer
5 5 (15.63%) Test Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Payments Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Insurance Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
7 2 (6.25%) Portal Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
8 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Development Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Project Manager
8 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 1 (3.13%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (31.25%) XML
2 9 (28.13%) Web Services
3 6 (18.75%) REST
3 6 (18.75%) JSP
3 6 (18.75%) SOAP
3 6 (18.75%) Spring
3 6 (18.75%) Ajax
3 6 (18.75%) HTML
3 6 (18.75%) CSS
4 5 (15.63%) JDBC
4 5 (15.63%) JSON
5 3 (9.38%) J2EE
6 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 3 (9.38%) PMI
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) UNIX
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Scrum
2 7 (21.88%) Project Management
3 6 (18.75%) MVC
3 6 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (18.75%) TDD
3 6 (18.75%) BDD
4 5 (15.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Performance Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Unit Testing
4 5 (15.63%) Software Testing
4 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
4 5 (15.63%) SOA
4 5 (15.63%) Change Control
5 4 (12.50%) Resource Management
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 4 (12.50%) Requirements Management
6 3 (9.38%) Project Planning
6 3 (9.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 9 (28.13%) Java
3 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) ISEB
2 5 (15.63%) ISTQB
3 3 (9.38%) APMP
3 3 (9.38%) PMI Certification
4 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (3.13%) MBA
5 1 (3.13%) Degree
5 1 (3.13%) CBAP
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) IBM
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Teradata
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