The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Paddington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 13 - 7
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 11.11% - 14.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.36% - 16.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.91 £61.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-69.00% +67.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Paddington region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Paddington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44 5 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Paddington 97.78% 38.46% 92.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 3 9
Average daily rate £500 £260 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.30% -42.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £260 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £316 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.98 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% -12.98%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Paddington

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Paddington

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Paddington

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) DB2
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) Apache
3 4 (66.67%) JUnit
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (66.67%) SOAP
3 4 (66.67%) Web Services
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) IBM
3 4 (66.67%) TDD
3 4 (66.67%) Spring
3 4 (66.67%) Maven
3 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 4 (66.67%) Decision Table
3 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
3 4 (66.67%) JIRA
3 4 (66.67%) Atlassian
3 4 (66.67%) DataPower
3 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
3 4 (66.67%) JBehave
3 4 (66.67%) Confluence
3 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
3 4 (66.67%) BDD
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Cadence
3 4 (66.67%) SoapUI

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Paddington by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Paddington 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 4 (66.67%) WebSphere Application Server
1 4 (66.67%) Apache
1 4 (66.67%) WebSphere
1 4 (66.67%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) JUnit
1 4 (66.67%) Maven
1 4 (66.67%) JIRA
1 4 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 4 (66.67%) JBehave
1 4 (66.67%) Cucumber
1 4 (66.67%) SoapUI
1 4 (66.67%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Test Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) SOAP
1 4 (66.67%) Web Services
1 4 (66.67%) Spring
1 4 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) DataPower
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) TDD
2 4 (66.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
2 4 (66.67%) Software Delivery
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
2 4 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Decision Table
2 4 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 4 (66.67%) BDD
2 4 (66.67%) User Stories
2 4 (66.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow Management
3 1 (16.67%) CRM
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ISEB
1 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) IBM
1 4 (66.67%) Cadence
1 4 (66.67%) Atlassian