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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 50 53 57
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 16 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.29% 2.29% 0.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 2.90% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 4
Average daily rate £300 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £17.66 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+197.28% -77.21%
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
585 620 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 83.81% 78.88% 77.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 311 348 318
Average daily rate £390 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 10 13
Average hourly rate £13.85 £18.50 £15.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.13% +15.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £18.50 £15.98
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.79 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+43.93% +1.05%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 13 February 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 35 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (69.77%) Finance
3 18 (41.86%) PRINCE2
4 16 (37.21%) SQL
4 16 (37.21%) Oracle
4 16 (37.21%) XML
4 16 (37.21%) Scrum
5 13 (30.23%) SAP
6 12 (27.91%) ISEB
6 12 (27.91%) QA
7 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
7 11 (25.58%) SDLC
8 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
8 10 (23.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 10 (23.26%) V-Model
8 10 (23.26%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
8 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (23.26%) Software Testing
9 9 (20.93%) Project Management
10 8 (18.60%) MS Office
11 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
11 7 (16.28%) C#
11 7 (16.28%) .NET
11 7 (16.28%) J2EE
11 7 (16.28%) MVC
12 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
12 6 (13.95%) HTML
12 6 (13.95%) Java
12 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Project
3 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (6.98%) Primavera
3 2 (4.65%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) Relational Database
2 6 (13.95%) Data Mining
2 6 (13.95%) Oracle Database
3 5 (11.63%) DB2
4 4 (9.30%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (4.65%) SAP BW
7 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.33%) Data Mart
7 1 (2.33%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Ant
1 1 (2.33%) Flyway
1 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 30 (69.77%) Finance
2 6 (13.95%) Electronics
2 6 (13.95%) Manufacturing
2 6 (13.95%) Marketing
2 6 (13.95%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.30%) Automotive
3 4 (9.30%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Games
4 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (41.86%) Analyst
2 9 (20.93%) Project Manager
2 9 (20.93%) Test Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) SQL Analyst
4 6 (13.95%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Automation Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Automation Test Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Digital Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Digital Business Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Manual Test Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Project Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) SAP Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) SAP Test Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Web Analyst
5 5 (11.63%) Web Test Analyst
6 4 (9.30%) Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Development Manager
7 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Programmer
7 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) XML
2 7 (16.28%) .NET
2 7 (16.28%) J2EE
3 6 (13.95%) ASP.NET
3 6 (13.95%) HTML
4 5 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (11.63%) SOAP
4 5 (11.63%) Spring
4 5 (11.63%) Struts
4 5 (11.63%) XSLT
5 4 (9.30%) Java EE
5 4 (9.30%) JSP
5 4 (9.30%) WSDL
6 2 (4.65%) Velocity
7 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.33%) HTML5
7 1 (2.33%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (2.33%) NHibernate
7 1 (2.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.98%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (81.40%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) PRINCE2
3 16 (37.21%) Scrum
4 11 (25.58%) SDLC
5 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (23.26%) Software Testing
5 10 (23.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (23.26%) V-Model
6 9 (20.93%) Project Management
7 7 (16.28%) MVC
8 6 (13.95%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (13.95%) Programme Management
8 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (11.63%) OO
9 5 (11.63%) Risk Management
9 5 (11.63%) Test Management
10 4 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (9.30%) People Management
10 4 (9.30%) Project Governance
10 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (37.21%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) PL/SQL
3 7 (16.28%) C#
3 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
4 6 (13.95%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) ISEB
2 3 (6.98%) APMP
2 3 (6.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.91%) QA
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Oracle
2 13 (30.23%) SAP
3 11 (25.58%) Microsoft