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 25 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 32 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 32 31 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.78% 3.23% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.86% 4.04% 4.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 30 23
Median daily rate £450 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £336 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £549 £555 £495
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
Buckinghamshire

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
546 768 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 81.61% 79.92% 78.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 319 464 407
Median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £274 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £537 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 15
Median hourly rate £10.62 £22.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.80% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £17.68 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £28.80 £16.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +30.16%

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 25 August 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 47 (77.05%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (62.30%) Finance
3 27 (44.26%) PRINCE2
4 18 (29.51%) SAP
5 16 (26.23%) Marketing
6 15 (24.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 15 (24.59%) Manufacturing
6 15 (24.59%) Electronics
6 15 (24.59%) Telecoms
6 15 (24.59%) Programme Management
6 15 (24.59%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (24.59%) Digital Marketing
7 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
9 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (14.75%) Systems Analysis
10 9 (14.75%) Scrum
10 9 (14.75%) Java
10 9 (14.75%) User Stories
11 7 (11.48%) CRM
11 7 (11.48%) SQL
11 7 (11.48%) Retail
11 7 (11.48%) Software Testing
11 7 (11.48%) Automated Testing
11 7 (11.48%) Selenium
12 6 (9.84%) QA
12 6 (9.84%) XML
12 6 (9.84%) ISEB
12 6 (9.84%) Project Management
13 5 (8.20%) JavaScript

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 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.64%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.28%) MS Office
3 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (24.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.92%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.92%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Firewall
1 3 (4.92%) LDAP
2 1 (1.64%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.28%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) DB2
Development Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Selenium
2 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.92%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.92%) JIRA
2 3 (4.92%) SoapUI
2 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.28%) HP UFT
3 2 (3.28%) JMeter
3 2 (3.28%) MSTest
3 2 (3.28%) SpecFlow
3 2 (3.28%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.28%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (62.30%) Finance
2 16 (26.23%) Marketing
3 15 (24.59%) Electronics
3 15 (24.59%) Manufacturing
3 15 (24.59%) Telecoms
4 7 (11.48%) Retail
5 4 (6.56%) Banking
6 2 (3.28%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.64%) Advertising
7 1 (1.64%) Automotive
7 1 (1.64%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (40.98%) Analyst
2 22 (36.07%) Project Manager
3 19 (31.15%) Business Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Finance Business Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Financial Analyst
4 10 (16.39%) Financial Business Analyst
5 9 (14.75%) Digital Project Manager
6 8 (13.11%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 8 (13.11%) Service Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.56%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Credit Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (4.92%) IT Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Strategy Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Test Automation Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Test Strategy Manager
8 3 (4.92%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) XML
2 4 (6.56%) J2EE
2 4 (6.56%) Spring
3 3 (4.92%) Hibernate
3 3 (4.92%) JMS
3 3 (4.92%) jQuery
3 3 (4.92%) Node.js
3 3 (4.92%) React
3 3 (4.92%) REST
3 3 (4.92%) SOAP
3 3 (4.92%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.28%) .NET
4 2 (3.28%) Web Services
5 1 (1.64%) CSS
5 1 (1.64%) HTML
5 1 (1.64%) HTML5
5 1 (1.64%) JSP
5 1 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.64%) Struts
5 1 (1.64%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (8.20%) Mobile App
2 3 (4.92%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.28%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.28%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.28%) IVR
3 2 (3.28%) PMI
4 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) Unix
2 4 (6.56%) Linux
3 3 (4.92%) Android
3 3 (4.92%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.28%) Windows
4 2 (3.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (77.05%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (44.26%) PRINCE2
3 15 (24.59%) Business Intelligence
3 15 (24.59%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (24.59%) Programme Management
4 13 (21.31%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (19.67%) Business Analysis
6 11 (18.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 9 (14.75%) Scrum
7 9 (14.75%) Systems Analysis
7 9 (14.75%) User Stories
8 7 (11.48%) Automated Testing
8 7 (11.48%) CRM
8 7 (11.48%) Software Testing
9 6 (9.84%) Project Management
10 5 (8.20%) E-Commerce
10 5 (8.20%) SDLC
11 4 (6.56%) ERP
11 4 (6.56%) Translating Business Requirements
12 3 (4.92%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.75%) Java
2 7 (11.48%) SQL
3 5 (8.20%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.28%) C#
4 2 (3.28%) VBScript
5 1 (1.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) ISEB
2 3 (4.92%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.28%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.64%) PMP
4 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Active Directory
1 3 (4.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.64%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) SAP
2 4 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Avaya
3 3 (4.92%) Genesys
3 3 (4.92%) KANA
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 1 (1.64%) HP