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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 44 40 51
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 11 18 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.96% 3.53% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 4.34% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 10
Median daily rate £500 £520 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £506 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £620 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +133.33%

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
463 415 539
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 82.38% 81.37% 82.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 340 337 341
Median daily rate £475 £413 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £145 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 26
Median hourly rate £17.43 £67.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.17% +181.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.60 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.19 £137.50 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 2017. 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 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 -1 7 £500 -3.84% 3
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
2 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (47.37%) JIRA
3 9 (47.37%) Confluence
4 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 4 (21.05%) Resource Allocation
6 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
6 4 (21.05%) Publishing
7 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
7 3 (15.79%) Java
7 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
7 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) SDLC
8 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
8 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
8 2 (10.53%) Time Management
8 2 (10.53%) Change Management
9 1 (5.26%) MVC
9 1 (5.26%) Workflow
9 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
9 1 (5.26%) SQL
9 1 (5.26%) Oracle
9 1 (5.26%) Ant
9 1 (5.26%) XML
9 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 1 (5.26%) RUP
9 1 (5.26%) JMS

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 9 (47.37%) Confluence
2 1 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.26%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) Ant
2 1 (5.26%) Maven
General
1 4 (21.05%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Project Manager
2 8 (42.11%) Software Project Manager
3 7 (36.84%) Development Manager
3 7 (36.84%) Development Project Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Agile Project Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Software Development Manager
4 6 (31.58%) Software Development Project Manager
5 5 (26.32%) Software Manager
6 3 (15.79%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 3 (15.79%) Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
6 3 (15.79%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (15.79%) Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery Manager
6 3 (15.79%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (15.79%) Technical Manager
6 3 (15.79%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Agile Development Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Digital Agile Project Manager
7 2 (10.53%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.26%) Grails
1 1 (5.26%) Java EE
1 1 (5.26%) JMS
1 1 (5.26%) jQuery
1 1 (5.26%) JSF
1 1 (5.26%) Node.js
1 1 (5.26%) Play Framework
1 1 (5.26%) REST
1 1 (5.26%) Spring
1 1 (5.26%) Spring MVC
1 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) Project Management
2 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (31.58%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (26.32%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 4 (21.05%) Resource Allocation
5 4 (21.05%) Software Delivery
6 3 (15.79%) Data Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
6 3 (15.79%) Scrum
7 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.53%) Change Management
7 2 (10.53%) Project Planning
7 2 (10.53%) SDLC
7 2 (10.53%) Time Management
8 1 (5.26%) Analytics
8 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 1 (5.26%) MVC
8 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
8 1 (5.26%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) XPath
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Ansible
1 1 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle