The first table below looks at the demand for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Oxfordshire region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 41 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +7
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 7 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.47% 2.95% 1.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 4.08% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 11 2
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -17.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £375 £433
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £490 £537
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £368
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £36.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+67.12% -16.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
312 343 361
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 65.55% 72.36% 66.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 227 198
Average daily rate £360 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £246 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 28
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -10.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £11.50 £8.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £42.88 £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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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
Oxford -1 3 £275 -29.03% 2
Eynsham - - - -
Abingdon - - - -
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) Informatica
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) XML
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.14%) OpenUP
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) WPF
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) SaaS
4 1 (7.14%) MVVM
4 1 (7.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.14%) XSLT
4 1 (7.14%) MySQL
4 1 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (7.14%) MS Excel

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 1 (7.14%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) WPF Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ColdFusion Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Web Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) SOAP
1 2 (14.29%) Web Services
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
2 1 (7.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) ETL
2 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 2 (14.29%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 2 (14.29%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.14%) OpenUP
4 1 (7.14%) Web Development
4 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) MVVM
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (21.43%) Informatica
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft