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 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 21 13 21
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 50 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 12.32% 11.44% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.51% 12.99% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 2
Median daily rate £450 £520 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.46% +26.06%
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 £43.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
370 177 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 91.13% 88.06% 75.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 89 56
Median daily rate £460 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.52% +2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £313 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £568 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.06 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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
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 4 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 -9 50 £450 -13.46% 1
Waterfall
West Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 4 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 77 (88.51%) RUP
2 59 (67.82%) Pega
3 56 (64.37%) Unix
3 56 (64.37%) Informatica
3 56 (64.37%) Shell Script
4 54 (62.07%) Oracle
5 53 (60.92%) SQL
6 50 (57.47%) ClearCase
7 48 (55.17%) Java
8 46 (52.87%) Oracle OWB
9 43 (49.43%) Project Planning
9 43 (49.43%) ClearQuest
10 39 (44.83%) Software Architecture
11 38 (43.68%) J2EE
12 33 (37.93%) OO
13 31 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
13 31 (35.63%) WebLogic
14 30 (34.48%) BusinessObjects
15 29 (33.33%) Test Strategy
16 28 (32.18%) Data Modelling
17 25 (28.74%) Perl
18 19 (21.84%) PL/SQL
18 19 (21.84%) Business Intelligence
19 17 (19.54%) webMethods
20 16 (18.39%) BEA
20 16 (18.39%) SDLC
21 14 (16.09%) WSO2
22 13 (14.94%) Process Improvement
22 13 (14.94%) Puppet
22 13 (14.94%) MongoDB

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 31 (35.63%) WebLogic
2 11 (12.64%) Confluence
3 2 (2.30%) Documentum
4 1 (1.15%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (52.87%) Oracle OWB
2 30 (34.48%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (14.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 50 (57.47%) ClearCase
2 43 (49.43%) ClearQuest
3 13 (14.94%) Git (software)
3 13 (14.94%) Maven
4 12 (13.79%) JIRA
5 10 (11.49%) CA Gen
6 3 (3.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (2.30%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 43 (49.43%) Architect
2 41 (47.13%) Developer
3 32 (36.78%) Software Architect
4 18 (20.69%) Lead Developer
5 15 (17.24%) Technical Architect
6 12 (13.79%) Java Architect
6 12 (13.79%) Java Software Architect
7 7 (8.05%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Analyst
8 4 (4.60%) Business Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Junior
9 3 (3.45%) Junior Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Senior Architect
9 3 (3.45%) Senior Software Architect
10 2 (2.30%) J2EE Architect
10 2 (2.30%) J2EE Software Architect
10 2 (2.30%) Java/J2EE Architect
10 2 (2.30%) Software Developer
11 1 (1.15%) Documentum Business Analyst
11 1 (1.15%) Unix Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (43.68%) J2EE
2 13 (14.94%) RabbitMQ
2 13 (14.94%) Spring
3 12 (13.79%) Spring Boot
4 3 (3.45%) ELK Stack
4 3 (3.45%) Swagger
5 2 (2.30%) Java EE
5 2 (2.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 56 (64.37%) Unix
2 13 (14.94%) Linux
3 4 (4.60%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (88.51%) RUP
2 43 (49.43%) Project Planning
3 39 (44.83%) Software Architecture
4 33 (37.93%) OO
5 31 (35.63%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (33.33%) Test Strategy
7 28 (32.18%) Data Modelling
8 19 (21.84%) Business Intelligence
9 16 (18.39%) SDLC
10 13 (14.94%) Process Improvement
10 13 (14.94%) Scrum
11 6 (6.90%) Functional Testing
11 6 (6.90%) Problem Management
11 6 (6.90%) User Stories
12 5 (5.75%) Configuration Management
12 5 (5.75%) Continuous Improvement
13 4 (4.60%) Data Analysis
13 4 (4.60%) Systems Analysis
14 3 (3.45%) Microservices
14 3 (3.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 56 (64.37%) Shell Script
2 53 (60.92%) SQL
3 48 (55.17%) Java
4 25 (28.74%) Perl
5 19 (21.84%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (3.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (14.94%) Puppet
2 3 (3.45%) Graphite
3 2 (2.30%) Grafana
Vendors
1 59 (67.82%) Pega
2 56 (64.37%) Informatica
3 54 (62.07%) Oracle
4 17 (19.54%) webMethods
5 16 (18.39%) BEA
6 14 (16.09%) WSO2
7 1 (1.15%) EMC
7 1 (1.15%) VMware