The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 46 30 25
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 6 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 1.37% 2.50% 3.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.68% 3.30% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 9
Average daily rate £330 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £278 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £405 £718
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £384
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.84%
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
Nottinghamshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
357 273 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 81.51% 75.83% 72.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 117 101
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £253 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 3
Average hourly rate £43.75 £16.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.15% +22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (38.10%) SDLC
4 7 (33.33%) Finance
5 6 (28.57%) Mainframe
5 6 (28.57%) Retail
5 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (23.81%) Java
7 4 (19.05%) COBOL
7 4 (19.05%) HTML
7 4 (19.05%) J2EE
7 4 (19.05%) DB2
7 4 (19.05%) JDBC
7 4 (19.05%) SOAP
7 4 (19.05%) Struts
7 4 (19.05%) Web Services
7 4 (19.05%) XML
7 4 (19.05%) Apache
7 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
7 4 (19.05%) MQSeries
7 4 (19.05%) JMS
7 4 (19.05%) EAI
7 4 (19.05%) SOA
7 4 (19.05%) UML
7 4 (19.05%) JBoss
7 4 (19.05%) HTTP
7 4 (19.05%) B2B
7 4 (19.05%) HTTPS
7 4 (19.05%) IBM
7 4 (19.05%) DataStage

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 4 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) JBoss
1 4 (19.05%) MQSeries
1 4 (19.05%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
1 4 (19.05%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.52%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
1 4 (19.05%) HTTPS
1 4 (19.05%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) DataStage
1 4 (19.05%) DB2
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) VersionOne
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Tester
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Retail Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Lead Tester
5 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) Ajax
1 4 (19.05%) Hibernate
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
1 4 (19.05%) J2EE
1 4 (19.05%) JAX-RS
1 4 (19.05%) JAX-WS
1 4 (19.05%) JDBC
1 4 (19.05%) JMS
1 4 (19.05%) JPA
1 4 (19.05%) jQuery
1 4 (19.05%) JSON
1 4 (19.05%) JTA
1 4 (19.05%) REST
1 4 (19.05%) SOAP
1 4 (19.05%) Spring
1 4 (19.05%) Spring MVC
1 4 (19.05%) Spring Security
1 4 (19.05%) Struts
1 4 (19.05%) Web Services
1 4 (19.05%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Mainframe
2 2 (9.52%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
1 3 (14.29%) Unix
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) SDLC
3 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (19.05%) AOP
4 4 (19.05%) API Development
4 4 (19.05%) B2B
4 4 (19.05%) EAI
4 4 (19.05%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Pair Programming
4 4 (19.05%) Performance Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Product Management
4 4 (19.05%) Refactoring
4 4 (19.05%) SOA
4 4 (19.05%) TDD
4 4 (19.05%) UML
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Scrum
5 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 3 (14.29%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) COBOL
4 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
1 2 (9.52%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) IBM
1 4 (19.05%) TIBCO
2 3 (14.29%) HP
2 3 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) Kronos