The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
South West / Somerset
Rank 37 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 10 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.84% 3.34% 3.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 4.08% 3.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.75% -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 Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
192 245 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 81.01% 81.94% 79.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 131 149
Median daily rate £350 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £500 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 34 16
Median hourly rate £41.00 £43.88 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.55% +20.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £57.00 £46.50
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 Somerset

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017. 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 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
Bath -4 1 £425 +54.54%
Waterfall
South West

Waterfall
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (33.33%) Scrum
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) RAD
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
3 1 (33.33%) Mentoring

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft