The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 34 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 9 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 3.27% 0.53% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.66% 0.86% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
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£425 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.22 £77.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-61.00% +138.46%
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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 Kent region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
193 116 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 70.18% 61.70% 57.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 76 92
Average daily rate £400 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 9
Average hourly rate £40.00 £16.00 £28.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -43.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) Electronics
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
4 3 (27.27%) Migration
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (27.27%) Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 3 (27.27%) CRM
4 3 (27.27%) DTV
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
5 2 (18.18%) Test Management
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
5 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 2 (18.18%) Test Automation

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Kent 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 2 (18.18%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (9.09%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JMeter
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
1 1 (9.09%) Behat
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Electronics
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business IT Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Manager
3 2 (18.18%) IT Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Classic ASP
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) WCF
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) DTV
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Scrum
2 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Test Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Regression Testing
3 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Solvency II
2 1 (9.09%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle