The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 34 32 27
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 7 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 2.41% 2.71% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.08% 3.38% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
Median daily rate £488 £500 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +81.81%
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
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
227 266 160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 78.28% 80.12% 68.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 217 104
Median daily rate £425 £423 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.59% +22.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £263 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £543 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% +221.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.80 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £45.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Oxford region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 31 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Machine Learning
3 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Content Enrichment
3 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Content Management
3 4 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (30.77%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) Java
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Finance
4 3 (23.08%) Publishing
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
5 2 (15.38%) FMCG
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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 (7.69%) Node.js
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
1 2 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Architect
1 5 (38.46%) Project Manager
1 5 (38.46%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Data Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Java Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Java Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Security Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Security Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) AWS Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Agile Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) J2EE
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Algorithms
1 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (15.38%) FMCG
3 1 (7.69%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) Data Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) TOGAF
3 4 (30.77%) Content Enrichment
3 4 (30.77%) Content Management
3 4 (30.77%) Data Analytics
3 4 (30.77%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (30.77%) Machine Learning
3 4 (30.77%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Information Security
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) TDD
5 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
2 1 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 1 (7.69%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) HP