The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 35 44 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -15
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 3 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.88% 0.85% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 1.17% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
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£400 £63 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+540.00% -86.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 - £32.50
Waterfall
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
223 256 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 65.59% 72.93% 69.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 118 67
Average daily rate £310 £300 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £413 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 39 21
Average hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Vacancies
Leicester +12 2 £400 +540.00% 1
Waterfall
East Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) Web Services
2 5 (62.50%) XML
3 4 (50.00%) XSLT
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (50.00%) Subversion
3 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 4 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) JSON
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Windows
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) IIS
4 3 (37.50%) LINQ
4 3 (37.50%) MSTest
4 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 2 (25.00%) Java
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) UML
5 2 (25.00%) Internet
5 2 (25.00%) ISEB
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (37.50%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) AquaLogic
2 1 (12.50%) JBoss
2 1 (12.50%) Apache
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (12.50%) WebLogic
2 1 (12.50%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (12.50%) Informix
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (37.50%) MSTest
3 2 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (12.50%) TeamCity
4 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (12.50%) Maven
4 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Flex Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Web Services
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) XSLT
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 4 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) LINQ
3 3 (37.50%) Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
5 1 (12.50%) Apache Flex
5 1 (12.50%) WCF
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (12.50%) Java EE
5 1 (12.50%) Spring
5 1 (12.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 2 (25.00%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) EAI
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) ISEB
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle