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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 28 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 13 7 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.02% 2.61% 2.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.04% 3.04% 3.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 8
Median daily rate £475 £520 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.65% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £363 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £620 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £405 £410
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +103.88%

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
258 230 297
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 79.88% 85.82% 83.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 191 202
Median daily rate £475 £420 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.09% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Median hourly rate £55.00 £19.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+189.47% +31.03%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 February 2017, 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 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (41.67%) JIRA
2 10 (41.67%) Confluence
3 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
4 7 (29.17%) Java
5 6 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (20.83%) Publishing
6 5 (20.83%) Spring
6 5 (20.83%) Maven
6 5 (20.83%) Spring Boot
7 4 (16.67%) RESTful
7 4 (16.67%) JSON
7 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.67%) Test Management
7 4 (16.67%) Microservices
7 4 (16.67%) Dropwizard
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 4 (16.67%) SSL
7 4 (16.67%) ISEB
7 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (16.67%) SOAP
7 4 (16.67%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) Linux
7 4 (16.67%) JBoss
7 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
7 4 (16.67%) SaaS
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
8 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
8 3 (12.50%) Migration

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 10 (41.67%) Confluence
2 4 (16.67%) JBoss
2 4 (16.67%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (4.17%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle OWB
Development Applications
1 10 (41.67%) JIRA
2 5 (20.83%) Maven
3 3 (12.50%) Mockito
4 1 (4.17%) Ant
4 1 (4.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Publishing
2 1 (4.17%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Project Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Developer
3 5 (20.83%) Agile Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Development Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Software Development Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Software Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Java Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 2 (8.33%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.83%) Spring
1 5 (20.83%) Spring Boot
2 4 (16.67%) Dropwizard
2 4 (16.67%) JSON
2 4 (16.67%) RESTful
2 4 (16.67%) SOAP
2 4 (16.67%) Web Services
3 3 (12.50%) Spring Security
3 3 (12.50%) WireMock
4 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) .NET
5 1 (4.17%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) J2EE
5 1 (4.17%) JMS
5 1 (4.17%) JSF
5 1 (4.17%) JSP
5 1 (4.17%) Node.js
5 1 (4.17%) REST
5 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (8.33%) Semantic Web
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (29.17%) E-Commerce
4 6 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Microservices
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 4 (16.67%) Test Management
6 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) ITIL
6 3 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 3 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (12.50%) Migration
6 3 (12.50%) Open Source
6 3 (12.50%) Regression Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
6 3 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 2 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) Java
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) C++
3 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.17%) XPath
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) ISEB
2 3 (12.50%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) PayPal
3 1 (4.17%) Siebel
3 1 (4.17%) Talend