The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 25 4 22
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 31 34 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 6.94% 20.24% 2.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.62% 22.82% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 0
Median daily rate £418 £458 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.74% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £30.16 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -47.54%
Waterfall
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Shropshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
407 149 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 91.05% 88.69% 76.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 52 51
Median daily rate £445 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £328 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £638 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 14 1
Median hourly rate £43.50 £19.00 £9.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.94% +111.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Shropshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Telford -20 28 £418 -7.22% 1
Waterfall
West Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 43 (72.88%) RUP
2 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (47.46%) Java
4 23 (38.98%) ClearQuest
4 23 (38.98%) Oracle OWB
4 23 (38.98%) Oracle
4 23 (38.98%) Project Planning
5 22 (37.29%) Pega
5 22 (37.29%) SQL
6 21 (35.59%) Software Architecture
7 19 (32.20%) Process Improvement
7 19 (32.20%) Test Strategy
8 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
9 17 (28.81%) Linux
10 15 (25.42%) Puppet
10 15 (25.42%) Spring
10 15 (25.42%) Maven
10 15 (25.42%) JIRA
10 15 (25.42%) Spring Boot
11 14 (23.73%) MongoDB
11 14 (23.73%) RabbitMQ
11 14 (23.73%) Confluence
11 14 (23.73%) WSO2
11 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
12 13 (22.03%) ClearCase
12 13 (22.03%) Unix
13 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (16.95%) Shell Script
14 10 (16.95%) J2EE
15 9 (15.25%) PL/SQL

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 14 (23.73%) Confluence
2 5 (8.47%) WebLogic
3 3 (5.08%) Apache
3 3 (5.08%) Documentum
3 3 (5.08%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (38.98%) Oracle OWB
2 14 (23.73%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.08%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 23 (38.98%) ClearQuest
2 18 (30.51%) Git (software)
3 15 (25.42%) JIRA
3 15 (25.42%) Maven
4 13 (22.03%) ClearCase
5 8 (13.56%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (8.47%) CA Gen
7 4 (6.78%) Jenkins
7 4 (6.78%) SoapUI
8 3 (5.08%) Bitbucket
8 3 (5.08%) FishEye
8 3 (5.08%) GoCD
8 3 (5.08%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (45.76%) Architect
2 22 (37.29%) Developer
3 21 (35.59%) Software Architect
4 12 (20.34%) Java Architect
5 10 (16.95%) Java Software Architect
6 8 (13.56%) Technical Architect
7 7 (11.86%) Java Technical Architect
8 6 (10.17%) Project Manager
9 5 (8.47%) Senior Manager
9 5 (8.47%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (6.78%) Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) Business Analyst
10 4 (6.78%) COBOL Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Junior
10 4 (6.78%) Junior Developer
10 4 (6.78%) Senior Architect
11 3 (5.08%) COBOL Programmer
11 3 (5.08%) Mainframe Developer
11 3 (5.08%) Mainframe Programmer
11 3 (5.08%) webMethods Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) Spring
1 15 (25.42%) Spring Boot
2 14 (23.73%) RabbitMQ
3 10 (16.95%) J2EE
4 4 (6.78%) ELK Stack
4 4 (6.78%) Hystrix
4 4 (6.78%) SOAP
4 4 (6.78%) Swagger
4 4 (6.78%) WireMock
5 3 (5.08%) Web Services
6 1 (1.69%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.81%) Linux
2 13 (22.03%) Unix
3 5 (8.47%) Windows
4 1 (1.69%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (72.88%) RUP
2 41 (69.49%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.98%) Project Planning
4 21 (35.59%) Software Architecture
5 19 (32.20%) Process Improvement
5 19 (32.20%) Test Strategy
6 14 (23.73%) Data Modelling
7 12 (20.34%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (13.56%) Functional Testing
8 8 (13.56%) User Stories
9 7 (11.86%) OO
9 7 (11.86%) Open Source
9 7 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (10.17%) Process Management
11 5 (8.47%) PRINCE2
11 5 (8.47%) Project Management
12 3 (5.08%) Load Balancing
12 3 (5.08%) Microservices
12 3 (5.08%) Problem Management
12 3 (5.08%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (47.46%) Java
2 22 (37.29%) SQL
3 10 (16.95%) Shell Script
4 9 (15.25%) PL/SQL
5 7 (11.86%) Perl
6 5 (8.47%) COBOL
7 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (8.47%) PMP
2 2 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) APMP
3 1 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (25.42%) Puppet
2 4 (6.78%) Grafana
2 4 (6.78%) Graphite
Vendors
1 23 (38.98%) Oracle
2 22 (37.29%) Pega
3 14 (23.73%) WSO2
4 9 (15.25%) Informatica
4 9 (15.25%) webMethods
5 5 (8.47%) BEA
6 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.39%) ICL