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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 113 81 88
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +7
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 142 250 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.86% 2.62% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.32% 3.29% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 163 131
Median daily rate £438 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £311 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £12.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +83.33%
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
6122 7605 7612
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.16% 79.78% 76.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 3642 4484 4265
Median daily rate £420 £400 £382
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 252 312 282
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

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 3 December 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 3 December 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 -19 41 £413 +6.45% 5
Surrey -1 26 £525 +23.52% 5
Hampshire -2 19 £435 +27.00% 4
Buckinghamshire +8 16 £394 -1.62%
Oxfordshire -23 15 £500 -3.84% 3
West Sussex +7 14 £388 -18.42% 2
East Sussex +3 3 £380 +16.92% 3
Kent - 2 £525 -
Middlesex -3 1 - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 305 (85.92%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (29.86%) Finance
3 75 (21.13%) Scrum
3 75 (21.13%) Project Management
4 73 (20.56%) SDLC
5 69 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 67 (18.87%) SQL
7 58 (16.34%) JIRA
8 53 (14.93%) Java
8 53 (14.93%) PRINCE2
9 52 (14.65%) Oracle
10 46 (12.96%) Microsoft
11 42 (11.83%) ITIL
12 40 (11.27%) Business Analysis
12 40 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
13 32 (9.01%) User Acceptance Testing
13 32 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (9.01%) Telecoms
14 31 (8.73%) Selenium
15 30 (8.45%) Security Cleared
15 30 (8.45%) XML
15 30 (8.45%) PL/SQL
16 27 (7.61%) .NET
16 27 (7.61%) JavaScript
16 27 (7.61%) Data Protection
17 26 (7.32%) SQL Server
18 25 (7.04%) C#
18 25 (7.04%) Migration
18 25 (7.04%) Kanban
19 24 (6.76%) QA

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 19 (5.35%) SharePoint
2 18 (5.07%) Confluence
3 17 (4.79%) Tomcat
4 14 (3.94%) JBoss
5 11 (3.10%) IIS
6 10 (2.82%) Apache
6 10 (2.82%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (1.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 3 (0.85%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.56%) CMS
9 2 (0.56%) Drupal
9 2 (0.56%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.56%) SAP Portal
10 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.28%) nginx
10 1 (0.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (6.48%) MS Office
2 21 (5.92%) MS Visio
3 19 (5.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (3.94%) MS Excel
5 6 (1.69%) MS Project
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.94%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.54%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (1.97%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.13%) SAP PSCD
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.56%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.28%) HFM
7 1 (0.28%) Hyperion Planning
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.28%) Primavera
7 1 (0.28%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.28%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.28%) Office 365
2 1 (0.28%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.54%) HTTP
2 8 (2.25%) Firewall
3 5 (1.41%) VLAN
4 4 (1.13%) IPv6
4 4 (1.13%) LDAP
4 4 (1.13%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (1.13%) SNMP
4 4 (1.13%) SSL
5 3 (0.85%) Internet
5 3 (0.85%) MVNO
5 3 (0.85%) RTP
5 3 (0.85%) VoIP
6 2 (0.56%) ZigBee
7 1 (0.28%) Broadband
7 1 (0.28%) GSM
7 1 (0.28%) LTE
7 1 (0.28%) Network Security
7 1 (0.28%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.28%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.63%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.10%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.25%) Data Mart
5 8 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.69%) DataStage
6 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.13%) MS Access
8 4 (1.13%) OLAP
9 3 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.85%) Cognos Framework Manager
9 3 (0.85%) MySQL
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (0.85%) Qlik Sense
10 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 58 (16.34%) JIRA
2 31 (8.73%) Selenium
3 19 (5.35%) JUnit
3 19 (5.35%) Subversion
4 16 (4.51%) Cucumber
5 15 (4.23%) Visual Studio
6 13 (3.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 13 (3.66%) Jenkins
6 13 (3.66%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (3.38%) Gradle
8 11 (3.10%) Artifactory
8 11 (3.10%) Toad
9 9 (2.54%) Checkstyle
9 9 (2.54%) FindBugs
9 9 (2.54%) WebDriver
10 8 (2.25%) Eclipse
10 8 (2.25%) Git (software)
11 7 (1.97%) SoapUI
12 6 (1.69%) JMeter
13 5 (1.41%) Maven
General
1 106 (29.86%) Finance
2 32 (9.01%) Telecoms
3 16 (4.51%) Retail
4 15 (4.23%) Marketing
5 13 (3.66%) Banking
6 7 (1.97%) Electronics
6 7 (1.97%) Legal
6 7 (1.97%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.69%) Automotive
8 3 (0.85%) Billing
8 3 (0.85%) Publishing
9 2 (0.56%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Back Office
10 1 (0.28%) German Language
10 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.28%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 114 (32.11%) Analyst
2 75 (21.13%) Project Manager
3 72 (20.28%) Business Analyst
4 64 (18.03%) Developer
5 20 (5.63%) Java Developer
6 18 (5.07%) Scrum Master
7 16 (4.51%) Senior Manager
7 16 (4.51%) Senior Project Manager
8 13 (3.66%) C# Developer
8 13 (3.66%) Data Migration Lead
8 13 (3.66%) Systems Analyst
9 12 (3.38%) Development Manager
9 12 (3.38%) PMO Analyst
10 11 (3.10%) Agile Project Manager
10 11 (3.10%) IT Manager
10 11 (3.10%) Service Analyst
10 11 (3.10%) Test Analyst
11 10 (2.82%) Development Project Manager
11 10 (2.82%) Software Project Manager
11 10 (2.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.45%) XML
2 27 (7.61%) .NET
3 23 (6.48%) Spring
4 22 (6.20%) Web Services
5 20 (5.63%) Hibernate
6 17 (4.79%) HTML
7 16 (4.51%) CSS
7 16 (4.51%) jQuery
8 15 (4.23%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (3.66%) HTML5
10 12 (3.38%) AngularJS
11 11 (3.10%) Apache Camel
11 11 (3.10%) Classic ASP
12 10 (2.82%) CSS3
12 10 (2.82%) DCOM
12 10 (2.82%) J2EE
13 9 (2.54%) NHibernate
14 8 (2.25%) SOAP
15 7 (1.97%) REST
16 6 (1.69%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 40 (11.27%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (5.07%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.94%) Smart Meter
4 13 (3.66%) Data Conversion
5 7 (1.97%) User Experience
6 6 (1.69%) PMI
7 5 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.41%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.13%) Algorithms
8 4 (1.13%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.13%) IVR
9 3 (0.85%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.56%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.56%) Learning Management System
10 2 (0.56%) Life Science
10 2 (0.56%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.28%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.28%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.28%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 17 (4.79%) Linux
2 15 (4.23%) Unix
2 15 (4.23%) Windows
3 6 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (1.13%) Android
4 4 (1.13%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.85%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.56%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (85.92%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (21.13%) Project Management
2 75 (21.13%) Scrum
3 73 (20.56%) SDLC
4 69 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 53 (14.93%) PRINCE2
6 42 (11.83%) ITIL
7 40 (11.27%) Business Analysis
8 32 (9.01%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (9.01%) User Acceptance Testing
9 27 (7.61%) Data Protection
10 25 (7.04%) Kanban
10 25 (7.04%) Migration
11 22 (6.20%) User Stories
12 21 (5.92%) Change Management
12 21 (5.92%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (5.92%) ERP
13 20 (5.63%) MVC
13 20 (5.63%) TDD
14 19 (5.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 67 (18.87%) SQL
2 53 (14.93%) Java
3 30 (8.45%) PL/SQL
4 27 (7.61%) JavaScript
5 25 (7.04%) C#
6 19 (5.35%) T-SQL
7 13 (3.66%) VB
8 11 (3.10%) VB6
9 7 (1.97%) C
10 6 (1.69%) Perl
11 5 (1.41%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.13%) ABAP
12 4 (1.13%) PHP
12 4 (1.13%) VBA
12 4 (1.13%) VBScript
13 3 (0.85%) C++
13 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.56%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.56%) Python
15 1 (0.28%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 30 (8.45%) Security Cleared
2 20 (5.63%) SC Cleared
3 17 (4.79%) ISEB
4 14 (3.94%) ISTQB
5 10 (2.82%) Degree
5 10 (2.82%) PMP
6 9 (2.54%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 5 (1.41%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.13%) APMP
9 4 (1.13%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (0.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.56%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.56%) Sun Certification
12 1 (0.28%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.76%) QA
2 11 (3.10%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.28%) MiFID
3 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.28%) SDET
System Software
1 8 (2.25%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.97%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.41%) Puppet
4 3 (0.85%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 52 (14.65%) Oracle
2 46 (12.96%) Microsoft
3 23 (6.48%) SAP
4 11 (3.10%) Informatica
5 9 (2.54%) Cognos
6 7 (1.97%) Genesys
7 6 (1.69%) Arqiva
7 6 (1.69%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.41%) Adobe
8 5 (1.41%) HP
9 4 (1.13%) Avaya
9 4 (1.13%) KANA
9 4 (1.13%) Pega
9 4 (1.13%) Symantec
9 4 (1.13%) T-Plan
9 4 (1.13%) VMware
9 4 (1.13%) webMethods
10 3 (0.85%) Talend
11 2 (0.56%) Guidewire
11 2 (0.56%) ServiceNow
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