The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 73 104 118
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +14
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 254 188 138
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.79% 1.97% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.48% 2.50% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 116 97
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £481 £500
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 £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
Waterfall
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
7308 7508 6855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.21% 78.60% 75.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4483 4280 3812
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.76% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 264 278
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% +13.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.19% +1.66%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the South East region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Berkshire +41 85 £373 -9.69% 8
Hampshire -4 43 £330 -11.40% 6
Surrey +2 38 £475 +15.15% 10
Buckinghamshire +11 28 £400 +14.28% 4
West Sussex -17 25 £430 +7.50% 3
Oxfordshire +8 15 £450 +12.50% 4
Kent -2 11 £338 - 1
East Sussex -3 4 £400 +6.66% 2
Sussex +3 1 - -
Middlesex -3 1 - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 365 (80.75%) Agile Software Development
2 119 (26.33%) SQL
3 104 (23.01%) Finance
4 87 (19.25%) Scrum
5 81 (17.92%) Oracle
6 80 (17.70%) PRINCE2
7 78 (17.26%) SDLC
8 74 (16.37%) JavaScript
9 71 (15.71%) XML
10 68 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
11 66 (14.60%) Project Management
12 59 (13.05%) HTML
13 58 (12.83%) Java
14 51 (11.28%) ISEB
15 50 (11.06%) Telecoms
16 48 (10.62%) CSS
16 48 (10.62%) Subversion
17 47 (10.40%) Business Analysis
18 46 (10.18%) JIRA
18 46 (10.18%) .NET
19 43 (9.51%) TDD
20 40 (8.85%) Microsoft
20 40 (8.85%) Data Protection
21 39 (8.63%) V-Model
21 39 (8.63%) jQuery
21 39 (8.63%) E-Commerce
21 39 (8.63%) Software Testing
22 38 (8.41%) Web Development
23 37 (8.19%) PL/SQL
24 35 (7.74%) C#

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (5.31%) IIS
2 15 (3.32%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.10%) JBoss
3 14 (3.10%) WebLogic
4 13 (2.88%) Apache
4 13 (2.88%) Confluence
5 7 (1.55%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 6 (1.33%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.66%) SAS
8 2 (0.44%) Node.js
9 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.22%) CMS
9 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.22%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.22%) nginx
9 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 32 (7.08%) MS Visio
2 22 (4.87%) MS Excel
3 18 (3.98%) MS Office
4 16 (3.54%) MS Project
5 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (1.77%) OpenText Process Suite
3 4 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.88%) Infor SunSystems
4 2 (0.44%) BigMachines
4 2 (0.44%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.44%) Maximo
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.44%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.44%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.44%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.22%) Magento
5 1 (0.22%) Primavera
5 1 (0.22%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.22%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.22%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.65%) Force.com
2 6 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.66%) Office 365
3 3 (0.66%) SaaS
4 2 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.44%) Trello
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.22%) CloudBees
5 1 (0.22%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.32%) VLAN
2 8 (1.77%) ZigBee
3 7 (1.55%) Internet
4 6 (1.33%) HTTP
5 5 (1.11%) Firewall
5 5 (1.11%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.88%) DNS
6 4 (0.88%) IPv6
6 4 (0.88%) SAN
6 4 (0.88%) WAN
7 3 (0.66%) 802.15
7 3 (0.66%) Intranet
7 3 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (0.66%) VoIP
8 2 (0.44%) LAN
8 2 (0.44%) NAS
8 2 (0.44%) Network Security
9 1 (0.22%) GPRS
9 1 (0.22%) GSM
9 1 (0.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (6.42%) SQL Server
2 22 (4.87%) Oracle Database
3 15 (3.32%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.10%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (2.65%) MS Access
6 9 (1.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (1.33%) Big Data
9 6 (1.33%) DB2
9 6 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.11%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.66%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.66%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.66%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.66%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.44%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 48 (10.62%) Subversion
2 46 (10.18%) JIRA
3 24 (5.31%) Selenium
4 20 (4.42%) Ant
5 18 (3.98%) Cucumber
6 16 (3.54%) JUnit
6 16 (3.54%) Visual Studio
7 15 (3.32%) Jenkins
7 15 (3.32%) Maven
8 14 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (2.88%) Gradle
9 13 (2.88%) Toad
10 12 (2.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 11 (2.43%) Checkstyle
11 11 (2.43%) FindBugs
12 10 (2.21%) Artifactory
12 10 (2.21%) Git (software)
13 8 (1.77%) Eclipse
14 7 (1.55%) WebDriver
15 5 (1.11%) SoapUI
General
1 104 (23.01%) Finance
2 50 (11.06%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.53%) Banking
4 19 (4.20%) Retail
5 16 (3.54%) Marketing
6 14 (3.10%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.65%) Electronics
8 5 (1.11%) Automotive
8 5 (1.11%) Publishing
9 4 (0.88%) Front Office
10 3 (0.66%) Investment Banking
10 3 (0.66%) Legal
11 2 (0.44%) Advertising
11 2 (0.44%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.22%) Billing
12 1 (0.22%) Local Government
12 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 147 (32.52%) Analyst
2 103 (22.79%) Business Analyst
3 93 (20.58%) Developer
4 82 (18.14%) Project Manager
5 35 (7.74%) Architect
6 30 (6.64%) Test Analyst
7 29 (6.42%) Java Developer
8 25 (5.53%) .NET Developer
9 23 (5.09%) C# Developer
10 22 (4.87%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 22 (4.87%) Systems Analyst
11 20 (4.42%) C# .NET Developer
11 20 (4.42%) Financial Analyst
12 19 (4.20%) Finance Business Analyst
13 18 (3.98%) Business Systems Analyst
13 18 (3.98%) Solutions Architect
13 18 (3.98%) Test Engineer
14 16 (3.54%) IT Manager
14 16 (3.54%) JavaScript Developer
14 16 (3.54%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (15.71%) XML
2 59 (13.05%) HTML
3 48 (10.62%) CSS
4 46 (10.18%) .NET
5 39 (8.63%) jQuery
6 30 (6.64%) ASP.NET
7 28 (6.19%) HTML5
8 27 (5.97%) Entity Framework
9 25 (5.53%) CSS3
9 25 (5.53%) Web Services
10 24 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC
11 22 (4.87%) .NET Framework
11 22 (4.87%) SOAP
12 21 (4.65%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 21 (4.65%) Spring
13 18 (3.98%) ASP.NET Web API
14 16 (3.54%) Hibernate
15 15 (3.32%) Classic ASP
15 15 (3.32%) DCOM
16 14 (3.10%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.97%) Smart Meter
3 17 (3.76%) Cryptography
3 17 (3.76%) PKI
4 13 (2.88%) Management Information System
5 12 (2.65%) Embedded Systems
5 12 (2.65%) Smartcard
6 10 (2.21%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.99%) Data Centre
8 8 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (1.55%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.33%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.33%) SWIFT
10 6 (1.33%) User Experience
11 5 (1.11%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.11%) Data Integration
11 5 (1.11%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.88%) FMCG
12 4 (0.88%) Reference Data
13 3 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.42%) Unix
2 23 (5.09%) Linux
3 16 (3.54%) Windows
4 3 (0.66%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.44%) Solaris
5 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.22%) Android
6 1 (0.22%) CentOS
6 1 (0.22%) Debian
6 1 (0.22%) Fedora
6 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 365 (80.75%) Agile Software Development
2 87 (19.25%) Scrum
3 80 (17.70%) PRINCE2
4 78 (17.26%) SDLC
5 68 (15.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 66 (14.60%) Project Management
7 47 (10.40%) Business Analysis
8 43 (9.51%) TDD
9 40 (8.85%) Data Protection
10 39 (8.63%) E-Commerce
10 39 (8.63%) Software Testing
10 39 (8.63%) V-Model
11 38 (8.41%) Web Development
12 34 (7.52%) User Acceptance Testing
13 33 (7.30%) Programme Management
14 31 (6.86%) CRM
14 31 (6.86%) MVC
15 29 (6.42%) ITIL
16 28 (6.19%) Kanban
16 28 (6.19%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 119 (26.33%) SQL
2 74 (16.37%) JavaScript
3 58 (12.83%) Java
4 37 (8.19%) PL/SQL
5 35 (7.74%) C#
6 23 (5.09%) VB
7 22 (4.87%) T-SQL
8 19 (4.20%) VB6
9 13 (2.88%) Apex Code
10 12 (2.65%) Python
10 12 (2.65%) VBA
11 9 (1.99%) Shell Script
12 8 (1.77%) Jython
12 8 (1.77%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
13 5 (1.11%) VB.NET
14 4 (0.88%) C
14 4 (0.88%) PHP
14 4 (0.88%) VBScript
15 3 (0.66%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.44%) C++
Qualifications
1 51 (11.28%) ISEB
2 35 (7.74%) Security Cleared
3 33 (7.30%) Degree
3 33 (7.30%) ISTQB
4 31 (6.86%) SC Cleared
5 17 (3.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 10 (2.21%) CISA
6 10 (2.21%) CISM
6 10 (2.21%) CISSP
6 10 (2.21%) IISP
7 8 (1.77%) PMP
7 8 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.55%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 3 (0.66%) DV Cleared
10 3 (0.66%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.44%) ACCA
11 2 (0.44%) CCNA
11 2 (0.44%) CIMA
11 2 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.75%) QA
2 15 (3.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (3.32%) PCI DSS
3 12 (2.65%) ISO27005
3 12 (2.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (1.99%) ISAE 3402
4 9 (1.99%) ISO 9001
5 6 (1.33%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.44%) CRD IV
6 2 (0.44%) FATCA
6 2 (0.44%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.22%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (1.11%) Active Directory
1 5 (1.11%) Docker
2 2 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) KVM
3 1 (0.22%) NFS
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.22%) Postfix
3 1 (0.22%) qmail
3 1 (0.22%) Sendmail
3 1 (0.22%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.22%) Varnish
3 1 (0.22%) vSphere
3 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (5.09%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.11%) Nagios
2 5 (1.11%) Puppet
3 2 (0.44%) Ansible
3 2 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.22%) Bacula
4 1 (0.22%) Cacti
4 1 (0.22%) cPanel
4 1 (0.22%) Grafana
4 1 (0.22%) Graphite
4 1 (0.22%) Kibana
4 1 (0.22%) logstash
4 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.22%) Netcool
4 1 (0.22%) Salt
4 1 (0.22%) Scalr
4 1 (0.22%) SCOM
4 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 81 (17.92%) Oracle
2 40 (8.85%) Microsoft
3 30 (6.64%) SAP
4 23 (5.09%) HP
4 23 (5.09%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (3.10%) IBM
6 12 (2.65%) Cisco
7 11 (2.43%) Sun
8 9 (1.99%) ArcSight
8 9 (1.99%) Barracuda Networks
8 9 (1.99%) Intel Security
8 9 (1.99%) Qualys
8 9 (1.99%) Tripwire
9 8 (1.77%) Bloomberg
9 8 (1.77%) Reuters
10 5 (1.11%) Huawei
10 5 (1.11%) Virgin Media
11 4 (0.88%) Capita
11 4 (0.88%) Infor
11 4 (0.88%) Tellabs
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