The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
Berkshire / Slough
Rank 19 14 33
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 1 15 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.75% 5.86% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 6.94% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 11 3
Median daily rate £420 £380 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £17.66
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +197.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
103 216 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 76.87% 84.38% 74.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 127 127
Median daily rate £420 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £482 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 4
Median hourly rate £41.00 £175.00 £31.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.57% +460.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Slough region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the Slough region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Slough region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Cognos
3 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (50.00%) Toad
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 4 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) Data Management
4 3 (37.50%) Finance
4 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
5 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (25.00%) Scorecard
5 2 (25.00%) DSDM
5 2 (25.00%) Informatica
5 2 (25.00%) DataStage
5 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Oracle
5 2 (25.00%) Data Mart
5 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 2 (25.00%) Information Retrieval
6 1 (12.50%) Coaching

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Slough 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:

Business Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) HFM
2 1 (12.50%) Hyperion Planning
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (25.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Data Mart
2 2 (25.00%) DataStage
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Toad
2 1 (12.50%) JMeter
2 1 (12.50%) LoadRunner
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Business Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Cognos BI Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Cognos Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Solaris
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (50.00%) Inmon Methodology
3 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Kimball Methodology
4 3 (37.50%) Data Management
4 3 (37.50%) ETL
4 3 (37.50%) SDLC
4 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (25.00%) DSDM
5 2 (25.00%) Information Retrieval
5 2 (25.00%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Scorecard
5 2 (25.00%) Six Sigma
6 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
6 1 (12.50%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) HP SiteScope
1 1 (12.50%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Cognos
2 2 (25.00%) Informatica
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Hyperion