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 8 July 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
8 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 43 41 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.72% 0.41% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.96% 0.53% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
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£200 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £411 £400 £372
% change year-on-year
+2.81% +7.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £36.00
Waterfall
South East

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
209 188 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 75.45% 76.73% 68.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 113 104
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £225 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 18
Average hourly rate £11.50 £17.50 £28.85
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% -39.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Kent region over the 3 months to 8 July 2015. 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
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Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) ISEB
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (20.00%) Marketing
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (20.00%) Retail
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) CRM
4 2 (20.00%) .NET

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 8 July 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 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (30.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (10.00%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JMeter
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) Behat
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
2 2 (20.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (30.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Business IT Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) IT Business Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (10.00%) Tester
5 1 (10.00%) UAT Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) DTV
1 2 (20.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
2 3 (30.00%) GAP Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Migration
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) Manual Testing
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (20.00%) Scrum
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (20.00%) CRM
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Load Testing
4 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBA
2 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ISEB
2 2 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Solvency II
2 1 (10.00%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle
1 2 (20.00%) SAP
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (20.00%) VMware