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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
South East / Kent
Rank 37 34 35
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 1 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.40% 0.94% 1.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.50% 1.21% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Median daily rate - £330 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.35%
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +133.33%

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
200 165 205
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 79.68% 77.83% 75.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 125 106
Median daily rate £375 £338 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -15.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £210 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 15 11
Median hourly rate £9.61 £30.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.96% -25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 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%) Finance
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
2 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Banking
4 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (42.86%) PMI
4 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) JIRA
6 1 (14.29%) QA
6 1 (14.29%) WPF
6 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
6 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (14.29%) Confluence
6 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
6 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
6 1 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (14.29%) WinForms
6 1 (14.29%) Subversion
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
6 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
6 1 (14.29%) Firewall

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 5 (71.43%) MS PowerPoint
1 5 (71.43%) MS Visio
2 4 (57.14%) 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%) 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
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 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Manager
4 1 (14.29%) IT Technical Manager
4 1 (14.29%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
4 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
1 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 1 (14.29%) DHTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) WinForms
1 1 (14.29%) WPF
1 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) PMI
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Conflict Management
4 1 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Wealth Management
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow
4 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Infragistics