The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 33 41 36
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.37% 0.72% 0.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 0.91% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 0
Average daily rate £313 £356 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
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
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
242 329 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 82.88% 78.90% 76.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 216 142
Average daily rate £400 £395 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% -7.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £531 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £10.00 £16.75 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.29% +15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £16.75 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £17.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +9 2 £313 -24.24%
Waterfall
East Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) GAP Analysis
2 8 (34.78%) CRM
3 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
3 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (26.09%) Subversion
4 6 (26.09%) Finance
4 6 (26.09%) Oracle
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
5 5 (21.74%) SDLC
6 4 (17.39%) SOA
6 4 (17.39%) Java
6 4 (17.39%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (17.39%) Retail
6 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (17.39%) Degree
6 4 (17.39%) Pega
7 3 (13.04%) JIRA
7 3 (13.04%) hybris
7 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
7 3 (13.04%) Project Management
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Unix
7 3 (13.04%) SAP
7 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
7 3 (13.04%) SQL
8 2 (8.70%) JavaScript

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.70%) iPlanet
1 2 (8.70%) JBoss
1 2 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.35%) Confluence
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Project
2 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.35%) MS Office
2 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Subversion
2 3 (13.04%) Jenkins
2 3 (13.04%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Eclipse
3 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
3 2 (8.70%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
4 1 (4.35%) Ant
4 1 (4.35%) Checkstyle
4 1 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 1 (4.35%) JUnit
4 1 (4.35%) QUnit
4 1 (4.35%) VersionOne
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 4 (17.39%) Retail
3 2 (8.70%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Back Office
4 1 (4.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 10 (43.48%) Business Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Linux Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SAP Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) SOA Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
4 2 (8.70%) Unix Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Unix Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Web Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Web Test Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) WebSphere Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) EJB
2 2 (8.70%) EJB 3.0
2 2 (8.70%) Hibernate
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) Java EE
2 2 (8.70%) JBoss Seam
2 2 (8.70%) JMS
2 2 (8.70%) JPA
2 2 (8.70%) JSTL
2 2 (8.70%) Struts
3 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
3 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (34.78%) CRM
2 8 (34.78%) GAP Analysis
3 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce
3 7 (30.43%) Test Scripting
4 5 (21.74%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
5 4 (17.39%) SOA
6 3 (13.04%) Project Management
6 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) B2B
7 2 (8.70%) B2C
7 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.70%) MVC
7 2 (8.70%) Re-Platforming
7 2 (8.70%) SEO
7 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.70%) System Testing
7 2 (8.70%) User Stories
8 1 (4.35%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Java
2 3 (13.04%) PL/SQL
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) Perl
3 2 (8.70%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) ActionScript
4 1 (4.35%) ActionScript 2.0
4 1 (4.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) HND
2 1 (4.35%) ISEB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.35%) OCMJD
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (4.35%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 6 (26.09%) Oracle
2 4 (17.39%) Pega
2 4 (17.39%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (13.04%) hybris
3 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) Endeca
4 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.70%) VMware
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) Siebel
5 1 (4.35%) Sun