The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 52 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 9 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.40% 2.43% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 2.88% 3.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 22
Median daily rate £413 £300 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.58% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £545 £418
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 Milton Keynes region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
530 590 646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 82.55% 84.29% 79.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 313 361
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 16 9
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.20 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% -11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £60.00 £18.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 21 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Finance
3 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
4 6 (22.22%) User Stories
4 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
5 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
5 5 (18.52%) ISEB
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) Symantec
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
6 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
6 4 (14.81%) SailPoint
6 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
6 4 (14.81%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (14.81%) SDLC
7 3 (11.11%) Server Building
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Java
7 3 (11.11%) Linux
8 2 (7.41%) CRM

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (7.41%) Drupal
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) LDAP
1 1 (3.70%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.70%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.70%) Big Data
1 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.70%) HBase
1 1 (3.70%) Impala
1 1 (3.70%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (3.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) JIRA
1 1 (3.70%) Selenium
1 1 (3.70%) SoapUI
General
1 8 (29.63%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Automotive
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Business Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Test Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) CRM Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) CRM Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Transition Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Online Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.81%) SailPoint
2 2 (7.41%) SAML
3 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
3 1 (3.70%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) Java EE
3 1 (3.70%) JMS
3 1 (3.70%) jQuery
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) React
3 1 (3.70%) REST
3 1 (3.70%) SOAP
3 1 (3.70%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (3.70%) Spring
3 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (14.81%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.41%) PMI
4 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (96.30%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) Business Analysis
3 8 (29.63%) PRINCE2
3 8 (29.63%) Project Management
3 8 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (22.22%) User Stories
5 5 (18.52%) ITIL
6 4 (14.81%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
6 4 (14.81%) Scrum
6 4 (14.81%) SDLC
6 4 (14.81%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (11.11%) Programme Management
7 3 (11.11%) Server Building
7 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
7 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) Identity Management
8 2 (7.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) SQL
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) ISEB
2 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (7.41%) PMI Certification
4 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) Degree
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.70%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.70%) HDFS
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
1 4 (14.81%) Symantec
2 1 (3.70%) Avaya
2 1 (3.70%) Cloudera
2 1 (3.70%) Genesys
2 1 (3.70%) KANA
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle