The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
South East / Kent
Rank 36 32 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 3 20 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.10% 5.65% 3.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 7.49% 4.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 20 5
Median daily rate £650 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -17.64%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £17.66
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +197.28%

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
227 267 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 83.15% 75.42% 72.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 214 119
Median daily rate £375 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £210 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 12
Median hourly rate £27.38 £170.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-83.89% +325.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 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
Tunbridge Wells +5 1 - -
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 3 (42.86%) Banking
3 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
4 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) MVC
5 1 (14.29%) Infragistics
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) PMI
5 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
5 1 (14.29%) SQLPlus
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 1 (14.29%) C#
5 1 (14.29%) DHTML
5 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) VBScript

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (14.29%) Confluence
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (14.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) IT Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
2 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Server Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) DHTML
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) WinForms
2 1 (14.29%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
3 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
3 1 (14.29%) Test Management
3 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) PL/SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
2 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 1 (14.29%) VB
2 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Infragistics
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle