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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 23 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 5 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 3.16% 3.17% 2.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.17% 4.07% 3.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £313 £313 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.55%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £410
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.16 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+19.36% -50.55%
Waterfall
Berkshire

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
120 221 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 75.95% 77.82% 85.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 141 139
Median daily rate £363 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £488 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 4
Median hourly rate £27.25 £36.50 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.34% +55.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

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 28 August 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 Slough region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (45.45%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) Scrum
3 5 (45.45%) MS Office
3 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
3 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
3 5 (45.45%) ETL
4 4 (36.36%) Toad
4 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (36.36%) Cognos
4 4 (36.36%) ITIL
4 4 (36.36%) DSDM
4 4 (36.36%) SQL
4 4 (36.36%) OLAP
4 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 4 (36.36%) Informatica
4 4 (36.36%) DataStage
4 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma
4 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Kimball Methodology
4 4 (36.36%) Inmon Methodology
4 4 (36.36%) Tellabs
4 4 (36.36%) Virgin Media
4 4 (36.36%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (36.36%) Network Design
4 4 (36.36%) Network Planning

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:

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
1 5 (45.45%) MS Office
1 5 (45.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) 802.15
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) IPv6
1 1 (9.09%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (36.36%) Data Mart
2 4 (36.36%) DataStage
2 4 (36.36%) OLAP
3 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Toad
General
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Designer
2 5 (45.45%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 3 (27.27%) OSS Solutions Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) ETL Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Designer
5 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) ETL
2 5 (45.45%) Scrum
2 5 (45.45%) SDLC
2 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (36.36%) DSDM
3 4 (36.36%) Inmon Methodology
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Kimball Methodology
3 4 (36.36%) Lean Six Sigma
3 4 (36.36%) Network Design
3 4 (36.36%) Network Planning
3 4 (36.36%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Six Sigma
3 4 (36.36%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) BPMN
4 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (9.09%) Netcool
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cognos
1 4 (36.36%) Huawei
1 4 (36.36%) Informatica
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 4 (36.36%) Tellabs
1 4 (36.36%) Virgin Media
2 2 (18.18%) HP
3 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) SAP