The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 24 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -8
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 3 3 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 1.74% 1.97% 9.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.05% 2.38% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 17
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £435 £425
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £495 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.16 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+19.36% -50.55%
Waterfall
Bedfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Luton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 126 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Luton 84.88% 82.89% 90.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 89 141
Median daily rate £450 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Median hourly rate £50.78 £30.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.26% +42.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Luton region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Luton

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, 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 Luton region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
3 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) Retail
5 3 (37.50%) JIRA
5 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (37.50%) Confluence
5 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
6 2 (25.00%) User Stories
6 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
6 2 (25.00%) SAS
6 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (25.00%) Project Management
6 2 (25.00%) Tableau
6 2 (25.00%) Data Extraction
6 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
7 1 (12.50%) Use Case
7 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
7 1 (12.50%) RIA
7 1 (12.50%) Change Control
7 1 (12.50%) hybris
7 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 3 (37.50%) Confluence
2 2 (25.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) 5G
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) JIRA
General
1 4 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Data Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) HR Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (25.00%) Data Extraction
2 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
2 1 (12.50%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (62.50%) Business Analysis
3 5 (62.50%) Scrum
4 3 (37.50%) Data Modelling
4 3 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Requirements Management
5 2 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
6 1 (12.50%) Change Control
6 1 (12.50%) Change Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Flow Diagram
6 1 (12.50%) Data Transformation
6 1 (12.50%) Microservices
6 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
6 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
2 1 (12.50%) hybris