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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 22 6 16
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +10
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 33 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.05% 17.28% 4.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.94% 19.86% 6.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 2
Median daily rate £433 £473 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.46% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £430 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £641 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £405
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.16 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+19.36% -50.55%
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
369 141 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 90.00% 87.04% 73.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 48 47
Median daily rate £470 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £638 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 2
Median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.75% +16.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -16 29 £433 -6.98%
Waterfall
West Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 58 (78.38%) RUP
2 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (48.65%) ClearQuest
3 36 (48.65%) Project Planning
3 36 (48.65%) Oracle OWB
4 35 (47.30%) Software Architecture
5 32 (43.24%) Java
6 31 (41.89%) Oracle
7 30 (40.54%) SQL
8 29 (39.19%) Pega
9 25 (33.78%) Git (software)
9 25 (33.78%) ClearCase
10 24 (32.43%) Linux
11 23 (31.08%) WSO2
12 22 (29.73%) Spring
12 22 (29.73%) Maven
13 21 (28.38%) Data Modelling
13 21 (28.38%) Puppet
13 21 (28.38%) MongoDB
13 21 (28.38%) RabbitMQ
13 21 (28.38%) Spring Boot
14 20 (27.03%) JIRA
15 19 (25.68%) Unix
15 19 (25.68%) Test Strategy
15 19 (25.68%) Confluence
16 16 (21.62%) Informatica
16 16 (21.62%) Shell Script
17 15 (20.27%) Business Intelligence
17 15 (20.27%) Process Improvement
18 13 (17.57%) User Stories

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 19 (25.68%) Confluence
2 7 (9.46%) WebLogic
3 3 (4.05%) Apache
3 3 (4.05%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (48.65%) Oracle OWB
2 21 (28.38%) MongoDB
3 9 (12.16%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (4.05%) MySQL
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (48.65%) ClearQuest
2 25 (33.78%) ClearCase
2 25 (33.78%) Git (software)
3 22 (29.73%) Maven
4 20 (27.03%) JIRA
5 8 (10.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 4 (5.41%) SoapUI
7 3 (4.05%) Bitbucket
7 3 (4.05%) FishEye
7 3 (4.05%) GoCD
7 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
7 3 (4.05%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (2.70%) CA Gen
General
1 1 (1.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 41 (55.41%) Architect
2 30 (40.54%) Software Architect
3 24 (32.43%) Developer
4 19 (25.68%) Java Architect
5 17 (22.97%) Java Software Architect
6 12 (16.22%) Technical Architect
7 7 (9.46%) Java Technical Architect
8 6 (8.11%) Project Manager
8 6 (8.11%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Lead Developer
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Manager
9 5 (6.76%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (5.41%) Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Business Analyst
10 4 (5.41%) Junior
10 4 (5.41%) Junior Developer
10 4 (5.41%) Senior Architect
11 2 (2.70%) Agile Business Analyst
11 2 (2.70%) Senior Java Architect
11 2 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (29.73%) Spring
2 21 (28.38%) RabbitMQ
2 21 (28.38%) Spring Boot
3 9 (12.16%) J2EE
4 5 (6.76%) ELK Stack
4 5 (6.76%) Hystrix
4 5 (6.76%) Swagger
5 4 (5.41%) SOAP
5 4 (5.41%) WireMock
6 3 (4.05%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.43%) Linux
2 19 (25.68%) Unix
3 5 (6.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (78.38%) RUP
2 42 (56.76%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (48.65%) Project Planning
4 35 (47.30%) Software Architecture
5 21 (28.38%) Data Modelling
6 19 (25.68%) Test Strategy
7 15 (20.27%) Business Intelligence
7 15 (20.27%) Process Improvement
8 13 (17.57%) Functional Testing
8 13 (17.57%) User Stories
9 9 (12.16%) OO
10 8 (10.81%) Open Source
11 6 (8.11%) Process Management
11 6 (8.11%) SDLC
12 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
12 5 (6.76%) Project Management
12 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (5.41%) Scrum
14 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
14 3 (4.05%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (43.24%) Java
2 30 (40.54%) SQL
3 16 (21.62%) Shell Script
4 4 (5.41%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) PMP
2 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) APMP
3 1 (1.35%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (6.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (28.38%) Puppet
2 5 (6.76%) Graphite
3 4 (5.41%) Grafana
Vendors
1 31 (41.89%) Oracle
2 29 (39.19%) Pega
3 23 (31.08%) WSO2
4 16 (21.62%) Informatica
5 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.05%) webMethods
6 2 (2.70%) BEA