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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 35 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 30 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 4.90% 2.99% 2.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.12% 3.69% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 28 15
Median daily rate £463 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £433 £450
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 £36.07 £30.16 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -47.54%
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
490 840 652
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 80.07% 80.92% 78.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 494 377
Median daily rate £430 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 14 22
Median hourly rate £14.00 £19.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.20% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.49 £9.05 £11.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £30.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

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 September 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (62.96%) Finance
3 24 (44.44%) PRINCE2
4 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (25.93%) SAP
5 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (24.07%) Marketing
6 12 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 12 (22.22%) Manufacturing
6 12 (22.22%) Electronics
6 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
6 12 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 12 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
7 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
8 10 (18.52%) Scrum
8 10 (18.52%) Java
8 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 9 (16.67%) User Stories
9 9 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (14.81%) Automated Testing
10 8 (14.81%) Selenium
11 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (12.96%) Retail
11 7 (12.96%) SQL
12 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
12 6 (11.11%) CRM
12 6 (11.11%) Unix
12 6 (11.11%) XML
12 6 (11.11%) ISEB
12 6 (11.11%) Software Testing

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 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (22.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (3.70%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) Firewall
1 4 (7.41%) LDAP
2 1 (1.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) DB2
3 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (14.81%) Selenium
2 4 (7.41%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.41%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.41%) SoapUI
3 3 (5.56%) JIRA
3 3 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (3.70%) HP UFT
4 2 (3.70%) JMeter
4 2 (3.70%) MSTest
4 2 (3.70%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.70%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (62.96%) Finance
2 13 (24.07%) Marketing
3 12 (22.22%) Electronics
3 12 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 12 (22.22%) Telecoms
4 7 (12.96%) Retail
5 4 (7.41%) Banking
6 2 (3.70%) Automotive
6 2 (3.70%) Legal
7 1 (1.85%) General Ledger
7 1 (1.85%) German Language
7 1 (1.85%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (37.04%) Analyst
1 20 (37.04%) Project Manager
2 15 (27.78%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Digital Project Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Finance Business Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Financial Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Financial Business Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Service Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Data Business Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Credit Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Project Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Strategy Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Test Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Test Automation Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.11%) XML
2 5 (9.26%) J2EE
2 5 (9.26%) Spring
3 4 (7.41%) Hibernate
3 4 (7.41%) JMS
3 4 (7.41%) jQuery
3 4 (7.41%) Node.js
3 4 (7.41%) React
3 4 (7.41%) REST
3 4 (7.41%) SOAP
3 4 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.70%) .NET
4 2 (3.70%) Web Services
5 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.85%) CSS
5 1 (1.85%) HTML
5 1 (1.85%) JSP
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.85%) Struts
5 1 (1.85%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.41%) Algorithms
2 4 (7.41%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.70%) Data Integration
3 2 (3.70%) IVR
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) PMI
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.11%) Unix
2 5 (9.26%) Linux
3 3 (5.56%) Android
3 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
4 2 (3.70%) Windows
4 2 (3.70%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (79.63%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (44.44%) PRINCE2
3 14 (25.93%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (24.07%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (22.22%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (22.22%) Programme Management
6 11 (20.37%) Business Analysis
7 10 (18.52%) Scrum
7 10 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
8 9 (16.67%) User Stories
9 8 (14.81%) Automated Testing
10 6 (11.11%) CRM
10 6 (11.11%) Software Testing
11 5 (9.26%) Project Management
11 5 (9.26%) Translating Business Requirements
12 4 (7.41%) Benchmarking
12 4 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (7.41%) ERP
12 4 (7.41%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (18.52%) Java
2 7 (12.96%) SQL
3 6 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.70%) C#
4 2 (3.70%) VBScript
5 1 (1.85%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (11.11%) ISEB
2 3 (5.56%) ISTQB
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) PMP
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) HP Quality Center
1 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (25.93%) SAP
2 4 (7.41%) Avaya
2 4 (7.41%) Genesys
2 4 (7.41%) KANA
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (1.85%) HP