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 29 May 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 38 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +6
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 27 24 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.99% 2.94% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.72% 3.64% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 19
Median daily rate £400 £353 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% +3.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £325 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £449 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
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
572 660 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 84.49% 80.78% 77.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 329 361 436
Median daily rate £410 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 21
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% +220.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £40.00 £15.84
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

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 29 May 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (60.42%) Finance
3 20 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 16 (33.33%) SAP
5 14 (29.17%) XML
6 13 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (22.92%) Oracle
8 10 (20.83%) ISEB
8 10 (20.83%) Banking
8 10 (20.83%) SDLC
9 9 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 9 (18.75%) Software Testing
9 9 (18.75%) Marketing
9 9 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (18.75%) Programme Management
9 9 (18.75%) Manufacturing
9 9 (18.75%) Electronics
9 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
10 8 (16.67%) Scrum
10 8 (16.67%) SQL
10 8 (16.67%) V-Model
10 8 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (16.67%) QA
10 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
11 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
11 7 (14.58%) J2EE
11 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce

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 (2.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (18.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (4.17%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) Internet
2 2 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 5 (10.42%) DB2
3 4 (8.33%) Data Mining
3 4 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (4.17%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (2.08%) Data Mart
5 1 (2.08%) SAP BI
General
1 29 (60.42%) Finance
2 10 (20.83%) Banking
3 9 (18.75%) Electronics
3 9 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 9 (18.75%) Marketing
3 9 (18.75%) Telecoms
4 6 (12.50%) Retail
5 2 (4.17%) Automotive
5 2 (4.17%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (56.25%) Analyst
2 15 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 12 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 9 (18.75%) Digital Project Manager
4 9 (18.75%) Test Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Finance Business Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Financial Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Financial Business Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 7 (14.58%) Service Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Automation Test Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Developer
7 3 (6.25%) J2EE Developer
7 3 (6.25%) J2EE Programmer
7 3 (6.25%) Manual Test Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Programmer
7 3 (6.25%) Project Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) SAP Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (29.17%) XML
2 7 (14.58%) J2EE
3 6 (12.50%) HTML
4 5 (10.42%) SOAP
4 5 (10.42%) Spring
4 5 (10.42%) Struts
4 5 (10.42%) XSLT
5 4 (8.33%) Java EE
5 4 (8.33%) JSP
5 4 (8.33%) WSDL
6 1 (2.08%) HTML5
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Data Integration
1 2 (4.17%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.08%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 13 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (22.92%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (20.83%) SDLC
6 9 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (18.75%) Programme Management
6 9 (18.75%) Software Testing
7 8 (16.67%) Scrum
7 8 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (16.67%) V-Model
8 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
8 7 (14.58%) E-Commerce
8 7 (14.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (12.50%) User Stories
10 5 (10.42%) Project Management
11 4 (8.33%) Migration
12 3 (6.25%) CRM
12 3 (6.25%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (12.50%) Java
2 6 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (10.42%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (20.83%) ISEB
2 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.08%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) SAP
2 11 (22.92%) Oracle
3 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.08%) HP