The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 17 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 37 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 11.11% 10.00% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.36% 12.20% 7.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 2
Average daily rate £550 £450 £349
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% +29.03%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £17.66 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+197.28% -77.21%
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
277 123 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 83.18% 82.00% 88.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 65 37
Average daily rate £460 £400 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £267 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £553
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 5
Average hourly rate - £13.06 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford 0 31 £550 +22.22% 3
Waterfall
West Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 68 (86.08%) RUP
2 59 (74.68%) Pega
3 58 (73.42%) Unix
4 57 (72.15%) Informatica
4 57 (72.15%) Shell Script
5 53 (67.09%) Java
6 52 (65.82%) SQL
6 52 (65.82%) J2EE
7 51 (64.56%) Oracle
8 43 (54.43%) WebLogic
8 43 (54.43%) Perl
8 43 (54.43%) ClearCase
9 37 (46.84%) PL/SQL
10 36 (45.57%) webMethods
10 36 (45.57%) Oracle OWB
11 35 (44.30%) BEA
11 35 (44.30%) OO
12 33 (41.77%) ClearQuest
13 32 (40.51%) Project Planning
13 32 (40.51%) Test Strategy
14 28 (35.44%) CA Gen
15 26 (32.91%) BusinessObjects
15 26 (32.91%) Data Modelling
16 23 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (27.85%) Software Architecture
18 18 (22.78%) Business Intelligence
19 15 (18.99%) Process Improvement
20 14 (17.72%) SDLC
21 12 (15.19%) Scrum
21 12 (15.19%) Problem Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 43 (54.43%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.80%) Documentum
3 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (45.57%) Oracle OWB
2 26 (32.91%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.53%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.27%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 43 (54.43%) ClearCase
2 33 (41.77%) ClearQuest
3 28 (35.44%) CA Gen
4 1 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.27%) Maven
4 1 (1.27%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 45 (56.96%) Developer
2 28 (35.44%) Architect
3 21 (26.58%) Software Architect
4 15 (18.99%) Lead Developer
5 8 (10.13%) Technical Architect
6 7 (8.86%) Java Developer
7 6 (7.59%) Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.06%) J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 4 (5.06%) Senior Developer
9 3 (3.80%) Requirements Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Business Requirements Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Documentum Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Documentum Business Analyst
10 2 (2.53%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.27%) ITIL Expert
11 1 (1.27%) Java/J2EE Architect
11 1 (1.27%) Lead Architect
11 1 (1.27%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (65.82%) J2EE
2 2 (2.53%) Java EE
3 1 (1.27%) ELK Stack
3 1 (1.27%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (1.27%) SOAP
3 1 (1.27%) Spring
3 1 (1.27%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.27%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 58 (73.42%) Unix
2 4 (5.06%) Windows
3 1 (1.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (86.08%) RUP
2 35 (44.30%) OO
3 32 (40.51%) Project Planning
3 32 (40.51%) Test Strategy
4 26 (32.91%) Data Modelling
5 23 (29.11%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (27.85%) Software Architecture
7 18 (22.78%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (18.99%) Process Improvement
9 14 (17.72%) SDLC
10 12 (15.19%) Problem Management
10 12 (15.19%) Scrum
11 10 (12.66%) Configuration Management
11 10 (12.66%) Continuous Improvement
12 5 (6.33%) Data Analysis
12 5 (6.33%) Systems Analysis
13 4 (5.06%) Requirements Analysis
14 2 (2.53%) Change Management
14 2 (2.53%) Open Source
14 2 (2.53%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 57 (72.15%) Shell Script
2 53 (67.09%) Java
3 52 (65.82%) SQL
4 43 (54.43%) Perl
5 37 (46.84%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (1.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.27%) Grafana
1 1 (1.27%) Graphite
1 1 (1.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (74.68%) Pega
2 57 (72.15%) Informatica
3 51 (64.56%) Oracle
4 36 (45.57%) webMethods
5 35 (44.30%) BEA
6 1 (1.27%) EMC
6 1 (1.27%) VMware
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