The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 59 64 61
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 8 16 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.14% 1.69% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.15% 2.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 9
Median daily rate £425 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
566 743 612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 80.86% 78.62% 70.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 280 452 361
Median daily rate £425 £415 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 25 7
Median hourly rate £55.00 £33.50 £27.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.17% +20.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £63.00 £55.65
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 Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 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 Reading region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Data Protection
3 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
3 8 (36.36%) TDD
3 8 (36.36%) SDLC
4 7 (31.82%) Java
4 7 (31.82%) JUnit
5 6 (27.27%) C#
5 6 (27.27%) .NET
5 6 (27.27%) Spring
5 6 (27.27%) Maven
5 6 (27.27%) MVC
5 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) SOLID
6 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
6 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
6 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
6 5 (22.73%) SQL
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
7 4 (18.18%) Sun Certification
7 4 (18.18%) PMP
7 4 (18.18%) Project Management
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) Open Source
7 4 (18.18%) JIRA
7 4 (18.18%) Selenium
8 3 (13.64%) QA

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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 (9.09%) JBoss
2 1 (4.55%) Confluence
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Project
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) Big Data
2 1 (4.55%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.55%) Hazelcast
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.55%) Redis
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (36.36%) Jenkins
2 7 (31.82%) JUnit
3 6 (27.27%) Maven
4 4 (18.18%) JIRA
4 4 (18.18%) Selenium
5 3 (13.64%) Cucumber
5 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
5 3 (13.64%) Hudson
5 3 (13.64%) TeamCity
6 2 (9.09%) Capybara
6 2 (9.09%) Eclipse
6 2 (9.09%) FitNesse
6 2 (9.09%) TestLink
6 2 (9.09%) WebDriver
7 1 (4.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (4.55%) IntelliJ
7 1 (4.55%) JMeter
7 1 (4.55%) NetBeans
7 1 (4.55%) NUnit
7 1 (4.55%) Subversion
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (54.55%) Developer
2 6 (27.27%) C# Developer
2 6 (27.27%) Java Developer
3 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Environment Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Manager
6 1 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) QA Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Senior Tester
6 1 (4.55%) SQL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) .NET
1 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
1 6 (27.27%) Spring
2 5 (22.73%) AngularJS
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) Apache CXF
4 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.55%) CSS
4 1 (4.55%) EclipseLink
4 1 (4.55%) HTML
4 1 (4.55%) HTML5
4 1 (4.55%) iBATIS
4 1 (4.55%) Java EE
4 1 (4.55%) JMS
4 1 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (4.55%) LESS
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) RESTful
4 1 (4.55%) Sass
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Data Protection
3 8 (36.36%) SDLC
3 8 (36.36%) TDD
4 6 (27.27%) MVC
4 6 (27.27%) SOLID
4 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Open Source
5 4 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 4 (18.18%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (13.64%) DevOps
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
7 2 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Regression Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Test Management
7 2 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) Java
2 6 (27.27%) C#
3 5 (22.73%) PL/SQL
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.55%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 4 (18.18%) PMP
3 4 (18.18%) Sun Certification
4 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
5 2 (9.09%) ISTQB
5 2 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (4.55%) Degree
6 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (22.73%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.55%) HP