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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 24 18 10
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 31 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.38% 3.97% 8.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.28% 4.85% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Median daily rate £430 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 - £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 - £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £405 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.16% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -46.72%
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
334 103 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 90.27% 81.75% 78.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 34 43
Median daily rate £450 £410 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.75% -2.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £451 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Median hourly rate £25.12 £40.44 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.87% +17.81%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +9.09%

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 23 July 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 23 July 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 -7 27 £430 - 1
Waterfall
West Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 68 (80.95%) RUP
2 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (46.43%) Project Planning
3 39 (46.43%) Oracle OWB
3 39 (46.43%) ClearQuest
3 39 (46.43%) Java
3 39 (46.43%) Pega
3 39 (46.43%) Software Architecture
4 38 (45.24%) Oracle
5 37 (44.05%) SQL
6 35 (41.67%) ClearCase
7 31 (36.90%) Unix
8 28 (33.33%) Data Modelling
8 28 (33.33%) Informatica
8 28 (33.33%) Shell Script
9 27 (32.14%) Test Strategy
10 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
10 24 (28.57%) Linux
11 22 (26.19%) WSO2
12 21 (25.00%) Puppet
12 21 (25.00%) MongoDB
12 21 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
12 21 (25.00%) Spring
12 21 (25.00%) Maven
13 20 (23.81%) OO
13 20 (23.81%) BusinessObjects
13 20 (23.81%) JIRA
13 20 (23.81%) Spring Boot
14 19 (22.62%) Confluence
14 19 (22.62%) J2EE

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 (22.62%) Confluence
2 10 (11.90%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.57%) Apache
3 3 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.76%) MS Office
2 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (46.43%) Oracle OWB
2 21 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 20 (23.81%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (3.57%) MySQL
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 39 (46.43%) ClearQuest
2 35 (41.67%) ClearCase
3 24 (28.57%) Git (software)
4 21 (25.00%) Maven
5 20 (23.81%) JIRA
6 10 (11.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 6 (7.14%) SoapUI
8 3 (3.57%) Bitbucket
8 3 (3.57%) FishEye
8 3 (3.57%) GoCD
8 3 (3.57%) Jenkins
8 3 (3.57%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 1 (1.19%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (52.38%) Architect
2 33 (39.29%) Developer
3 32 (38.10%) Software Architect
4 17 (20.24%) Java Architect
5 15 (17.86%) Java Software Architect
6 14 (16.67%) Technical Architect
7 10 (11.90%) Lead Developer
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Architect
8 7 (8.33%) Senior Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Analyst
9 6 (7.14%) Business Analyst
10 4 (4.76%) Java Technical Architect
10 4 (4.76%) Junior
10 4 (4.76%) Junior Developer
11 3 (3.57%) Senior Software Architect
12 2 (2.38%) Cloud Solutions Architect
12 2 (2.38%) Java Engineer
12 2 (2.38%) Java Solutions Architect
12 2 (2.38%) Senior Java Engineer
12 2 (2.38%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (25.00%) RabbitMQ
1 21 (25.00%) Spring
2 20 (23.81%) Spring Boot
3 19 (22.62%) J2EE
4 7 (8.33%) ELK Stack
4 7 (8.33%) Hystrix
4 7 (8.33%) Swagger
5 6 (7.14%) SOAP
5 6 (7.14%) WireMock
6 3 (3.57%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 31 (36.90%) Unix
2 24 (28.57%) Linux
3 7 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (80.95%) RUP
2 43 (51.19%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (46.43%) Project Planning
3 39 (46.43%) Software Architecture
4 28 (33.33%) Data Modelling
5 27 (32.14%) Test Strategy
6 20 (23.81%) OO
7 18 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (21.43%) Process Improvement
8 14 (16.67%) Functional Testing
8 14 (16.67%) SDLC
8 14 (16.67%) User Stories
9 10 (11.90%) Scrum
10 7 (8.33%) Open Source
11 4 (4.76%) Conflict Management
11 4 (4.76%) Data Analysis
11 4 (4.76%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (3.57%) Load Balancing
12 3 (3.57%) Microservices
12 3 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 39 (46.43%) Java
2 37 (44.05%) SQL
3 28 (33.33%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.76%) Perl
4 4 (4.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) PMP
1 2 (2.38%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) APMP
2 1 (1.19%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (1.19%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 7 (8.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 21 (25.00%) Puppet
2 7 (8.33%) Graphite
3 6 (7.14%) Grafana
Vendors
1 39 (46.43%) Pega
2 38 (45.24%) Oracle
3 28 (33.33%) Informatica
4 22 (26.19%) WSO2
5 3 (3.57%) Microsoft
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