The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 50 52 75
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +23
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 17 24 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 2.04% 2.40% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.11% 3.38% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 0
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£450 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.66 £77.50 -
% change year-on-year
-77.21% -
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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 Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
547 710 621
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.67% 70.93% 66.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 351 233
Average daily rate £400 £388 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £257 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 21 21
Average hourly rate £55.65 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+247.81% -20.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.07
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -11.49%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Reading region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) User Stories
3 6 (30.00%) Scrum
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Windows
4 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 5 (25.00%) Open Source
5 4 (20.00%) V-Model
5 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Release Management
5 4 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (15.00%) SQL
6 3 (15.00%) .NET
6 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.00%) ISEB
6 3 (15.00%) Change Management
6 3 (15.00%) TDD
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
6 3 (15.00%) Validation
6 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
6 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (15.00%) People Management
6 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (15.00%) BDD

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) DB2
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (15.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (10.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (5.00%) JUnit
3 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.00%) Maven
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (5.00%) JBehave
3 1 (5.00%) Jenkins
3 1 (5.00%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 5 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Release Manager
4 2 (10.00%) ScrumMaster
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Designer
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Tester
5 1 (5.00%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (15.00%) .NET
2 3 (15.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) CSS
4 1 (5.00%) HTML
4 1 (5.00%) WSDL
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Open Source
2 2 (10.00%) Cryptography
2 2 (10.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) Project Management
2 7 (35.00%) User Stories
3 6 (30.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) V-Model
4 4 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (20.00%) Release Management
5 3 (15.00%) Change Management
5 3 (15.00%) TDD
5 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) Validation
5 3 (15.00%) People Management
5 3 (15.00%) BDD
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.00%) Test Planning
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.00%) OWASP
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) HND
3 1 (5.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) MOM
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Business Objects
2 1 (5.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (5.00%) Cadence
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