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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 25 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 38 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 10.41% 4.32% 6.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.14% 4.90% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 2
Median daily rate £450 £530 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.09% +28.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £522 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £612 £503
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
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
341 143 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 93.42% 88.27% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 72 53
Median daily rate £460 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £313 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £580 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £25.12 - £34.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 -3 37 £450 -21.90%
Waterfall
West Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 76 (84.44%) RUP
2 56 (62.22%) Pega
3 50 (55.56%) Unix
3 50 (55.56%) SQL
3 50 (55.56%) Oracle
3 50 (55.56%) Informatica
3 50 (55.56%) Shell Script
4 46 (51.11%) ClearCase
5 45 (50.00%) Java
6 44 (48.89%) Oracle OWB
7 41 (45.56%) ClearQuest
7 41 (45.56%) Project Planning
8 40 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
8 40 (44.44%) Software Architecture
9 34 (37.78%) J2EE
10 32 (35.56%) OO
10 32 (35.56%) Test Strategy
11 30 (33.33%) Data Modelling
12 29 (32.22%) BusinessObjects
13 26 (28.89%) WebLogic
14 21 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
15 20 (22.22%) Perl
16 17 (18.89%) Process Improvement
17 16 (17.78%) PL/SQL
18 15 (16.67%) Linux
18 15 (16.67%) Spring
18 15 (16.67%) Maven
18 15 (16.67%) WSO2
18 15 (16.67%) Git (software)
18 15 (16.67%) Puppet

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 26 (28.89%) WebLogic
2 12 (13.33%) Confluence
3 1 (1.11%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (3.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (48.89%) Oracle OWB
2 29 (32.22%) BusinessObjects
3 15 (16.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.11%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (51.11%) ClearCase
2 41 (45.56%) ClearQuest
3 15 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 15 (16.67%) Maven
4 13 (14.44%) JIRA
5 6 (6.67%) CA Gen
6 4 (4.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (3.33%) SoapUI
General
1 1 (1.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 43 (47.78%) Architect
2 41 (45.56%) Developer
3 33 (36.67%) Software Architect
4 15 (16.67%) Technical Architect
5 14 (15.56%) Lead Developer
6 12 (13.33%) Java Architect
6 12 (13.33%) Java Software Architect
7 7 (7.78%) Senior Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Analyst
8 5 (5.56%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Junior
9 4 (4.44%) Junior Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Architect
10 3 (3.33%) Senior Software Architect
11 2 (2.22%) Project Manager
11 2 (2.22%) Senior Manager
11 2 (2.22%) Senior Project Manager
11 2 (2.22%) Software Developer
12 1 (1.11%) J2EE Architect
12 1 (1.11%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (37.78%) J2EE
2 15 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
2 15 (16.67%) Spring
3 14 (15.56%) Spring Boot
4 4 (4.44%) ELK Stack
4 4 (4.44%) Hystrix
4 4 (4.44%) Swagger
5 3 (3.33%) SOAP
6 2 (2.22%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 50 (55.56%) Unix
2 15 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (84.44%) RUP
2 41 (45.56%) Project Planning
3 40 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (44.44%) Software Architecture
4 32 (35.56%) OO
4 32 (35.56%) Test Strategy
5 30 (33.33%) Data Modelling
6 21 (23.33%) Business Intelligence
7 17 (18.89%) Process Improvement
8 15 (16.67%) SDLC
9 13 (14.44%) Scrum
10 9 (10.00%) Functional Testing
10 9 (10.00%) User Stories
11 6 (6.67%) Problem Management
12 5 (5.56%) Configuration Management
13 4 (4.44%) Open Source
14 3 (3.33%) Conflict Management
14 3 (3.33%) Data Analysis
14 3 (3.33%) Microservices
14 3 (3.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (55.56%) Shell Script
1 50 (55.56%) SQL
2 45 (50.00%) Java
3 20 (22.22%) Perl
4 16 (17.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (3.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.22%) PMP
2 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.11%) APMP
3 1 (1.11%) CTC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (4.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 15 (16.67%) Puppet
2 4 (4.44%) Graphite
3 3 (3.33%) Grafana
Vendors
1 56 (62.22%) Pega
2 50 (55.56%) Informatica
2 50 (55.56%) Oracle
3 15 (16.67%) WSO2
4 12 (13.33%) BEA
4 12 (13.33%) webMethods