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 22 December 2014 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 59 58 81
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 12 25 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.31% 2.24% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 3.25% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 0
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£450 £423 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £77.50 -
% change year-on-year
-70.96% -
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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
595 769 781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 65.17% 68.97% 66.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 368 396 272
Average daily rate £418 £375 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% +7.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £240 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 26
Average hourly rate £27.83 £15.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.49% -12.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 22 December 2014.

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 22 December 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) User Stories
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 5 (35.71%) Web Services
4 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Open Source
5 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 4 (28.57%) Release Management
6 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 3 (21.43%) People Management
7 2 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (14.29%) UNIX
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
7 2 (14.29%) V-Model
7 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (7.14%) C#
8 1 (7.14%) HTML
8 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
8 1 (7.14%) SQL
8 1 (7.14%) .NET
8 1 (7.14%) Oracle
8 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
8 1 (7.14%) DB2
8 1 (7.14%) JUnit
8 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
8 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
8 1 (7.14%) SAP

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (7.14%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) DB2
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (7.14%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Maven
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) JBehave
1 1 (7.14%) Cucumber
1 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Business Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Release Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Automation Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) Spring
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (7.14%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Open Source
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Vista
2 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (50.00%) User Stories
3 6 (42.86%) Project Management
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) Release Management
5 3 (21.43%) People Management
5 3 (21.43%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Migration
6 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
6 2 (14.29%) V-Model
7 1 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
7 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
7 1 (7.14%) Use Case
7 1 (7.14%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
7 1 (7.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) Cadence
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Business Objects
2 1 (7.14%) SAP
Reading, Berkshire
Finchley Dean Limited
Rate: From £550 to £600 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Jumar Solutions
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago