The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 53 65 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 13 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 2.17% 1.24% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.65% 1.55% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 5
Median daily rate £463 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £388 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -46.72%
Waterfall
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
491 579 342
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 81.83% 80.08% 70.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 417 202
Median daily rate £413 £405 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 17 24
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.75 £15.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +7.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £8.95 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £45.00 £95.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxfordshire region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -5 5 £500 +11.11%
Banbury - 1 £290 -
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (38.10%) Finance
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 3 (14.29%) QA
5 3 (14.29%) Use Case
5 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
5 3 (14.29%) FMCG
5 3 (14.29%) Infor
5 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 3 (14.29%) User Stories
5 3 (14.29%) Infor SunSystems
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) Web Services
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (14.29%) Line Management
6 2 (9.52%) ISEB
6 2 (9.52%) Sun
6 2 (9.52%) SharePoint

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.76%) Alfresco
2 1 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) QARun
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) TestDirector
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.76%) WinRunner
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Project Manager
2 5 (23.81%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Security Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Security Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (9.52%) Sun Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Test Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IT Business Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 3 (14.29%) FMCG
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (23.81%) Project Management
4 4 (19.05%) Scrum
4 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Information Security
5 3 (14.29%) Line Management
5 3 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Use Case
5 3 (14.29%) User Stories
6 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 2 (9.52%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) FoxPro (VFP)
2 1 (4.76%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.52%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) PCI DSS
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) HP
1 3 (14.29%) Infor
2 2 (9.52%) Sun
3 1 (4.76%) SAP