The first table below looks at the demand for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 100 126 131
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 153 112 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.71% 1.33% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 1.90% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 83 58
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£411 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.14% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £276 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £524 £490 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £368
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £61.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £36.50 £43.50
% change year-on-year
+67.12% -16.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6477 5900 6796
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.56% 70.27% 68.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3557 3123 3224
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 242 261 319
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.95 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +26 41 £410 +47.74% 7
Berkshire +3 38 £338 -8.78% 8
Hampshire +11 29 £383 -12.57% 6
Surrey -13 21 £453 +29.28% 16
West Sussex +2 10 £513 +57.69% 6
Oxfordshire -7 7 £450 +12.50% 3
Middlesex - 3 £318 -
East Sussex -3 1 £425 +6.25% 4
Kent - 1 £400 - 1
Sussex - - - -
Thames Valley - - - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 88 (33.85%) Finance
2 63 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (23.46%) PRINCE2
4 56 (21.54%) Scrum
5 49 (18.85%) Project Management
6 46 (17.69%) Oracle
7 40 (15.38%) SQL
8 32 (12.31%) .NET
8 32 (12.31%) ITIL
9 28 (10.77%) Windows
9 28 (10.77%) Microsoft
10 26 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 25 (9.62%) UNIX
11 25 (9.62%) SOA
11 25 (9.62%) C#
12 24 (9.23%) CRM
12 24 (9.23%) TDD
13 23 (8.85%) E-Commerce
13 23 (8.85%) MS Project
14 22 (8.46%) ISEB
15 21 (8.08%) SAP
15 21 (8.08%) Business Analysis
15 21 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
15 21 (8.08%) Test Scripting
16 20 (7.69%) V-Model
16 20 (7.69%) ASP.NET
16 20 (7.69%) MVC
17 19 (7.31%) Telecoms
17 19 (7.31%) Security Cleared
17 19 (7.31%) User Stories

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.31%) WebSphere
2 5 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (1.15%) SAP Web AS
3 3 (1.15%) Apache
3 3 (1.15%) MQSeries
4 2 (0.77%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.38%) Confluence
5 1 (0.38%) FileNet
5 1 (0.38%) CMS
5 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.38%) IIS
5 1 (0.38%) Commerce Server
5 1 (0.38%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.38%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.38%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 23 (8.85%) MS Project
2 18 (6.92%) MS Office
3 15 (5.77%) MS Excel
4 10 (3.85%) MS Visio
5 9 (3.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.23%) Oracle Applications
2 7 (2.69%) SAP FI/CO
2 7 (2.69%) SAP CO
2 7 (2.69%) SAP FI
3 5 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.54%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (1.15%) SAP FSCM
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle BPM
6 2 (0.77%) Misys Midas
7 1 (0.38%) SAP GRC
7 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.54%) SaaS
2 2 (0.77%) Force.com
2 2 (0.77%) IaaS
2 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.69%) SMTP
1 7 (2.69%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.54%) Firewall
3 3 (1.15%) HSPA
3 3 (1.15%) ZigBee
3 3 (1.15%) Wireless
3 3 (1.15%) 3GPP
3 3 (1.15%) UMTS
3 3 (1.15%) DMZ
3 3 (1.15%) IPv6
3 3 (1.15%) GPRS
3 3 (1.15%) DNS
4 2 (0.77%) 802.15
4 2 (0.77%) Internet
4 2 (0.77%) WAN
4 2 (0.77%) IP Telephony
4 2 (0.77%) MVNO
4 2 (0.77%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.38%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.38%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.31%) DB2
2 6 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.54%) SAP BW
4 4 (1.54%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 3 (1.15%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.15%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.77%) MySQL
6 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.38%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.38%) IDOL
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle OWB
7 1 (0.38%) DataStage
7 1 (0.38%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 9 (3.46%) Selenium
2 5 (1.92%) WebDriver
2 5 (1.92%) QuickTest Pro
3 4 (1.54%) TestDirector
3 4 (1.54%) JUnit
3 4 (1.54%) JMeter
3 4 (1.54%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.15%) Subversion
4 3 (1.15%) Maven
4 3 (1.15%) JIRA
4 3 (1.15%) Ant
5 2 (0.77%) WinRunner
5 2 (0.77%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.77%) ERwin
5 2 (0.77%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.77%) Hudson
5 2 (0.77%) Selenium IDE
5 2 (0.77%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.77%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 88 (33.85%) Finance
2 19 (7.31%) Telecoms
3 13 (5.00%) Banking
4 12 (4.62%) Retail
5 10 (3.85%) Automotive
6 8 (3.08%) Marketing
7 6 (2.31%) Advertising
8 5 (1.92%) Electronics
9 4 (1.54%) Publishing
10 3 (1.15%) General Ledger
10 3 (1.15%) Legal
10 3 (1.15%) Manufacturing
10 3 (1.15%) Billing
11 2 (0.77%) Back Office
12 1 (0.38%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.38%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.38%) Military
Job Titles
1 103 (39.62%) Analyst
2 56 (21.54%) Business Analyst
3 44 (16.92%) Project Manager
4 32 (12.31%) Test Analyst
5 22 (8.46%) Developer
6 19 (7.31%) Development Manager
7 14 (5.38%) Systems Analyst
7 14 (5.38%) Lead Business Analyst
8 12 (4.62%) Delivery Manager
8 12 (4.62%) Architect
8 12 (4.62%) Web Manager
9 11 (4.23%) Web Development Manager
9 11 (4.23%) Senior Analyst
10 10 (3.85%) Programme Manager
10 10 (3.85%) ScrumMaster
11 9 (3.46%) Salesforce.com Developer
12 7 (2.69%) SAP Analyst
12 7 (2.69%) Test Manager
12 7 (2.69%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (2.69%) Programme Office Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (12.31%) .NET
2 20 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 16 (6.15%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (5.38%) Web Services
5 9 (3.46%) XML
6 7 (2.69%) Middleware
7 6 (2.31%) SOAP
7 6 (2.31%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (1.92%) HTML
9 3 (1.15%) Spring
9 3 (1.15%) MDX
9 3 (1.15%) REST
10 2 (0.77%) J2EE
10 2 (0.77%) CSS
10 2 (0.77%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.77%) Java EE
11 1 (0.38%) jQuery
11 1 (0.38%) GWT
11 1 (0.38%) Spring MVC
11 1 (0.38%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 16 (6.15%) Mobile App
2 13 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 5 (1.92%) PKI
3 5 (1.92%) Smart Meter
3 5 (1.92%) Management Information System
4 4 (1.54%) Open Source
4 4 (1.54%) CMDB
5 3 (1.15%) iSeries
5 3 (1.15%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.15%) Grid Computing
5 3 (1.15%) DTV
5 3 (1.15%) Firmware
5 3 (1.15%) PMI
6 2 (0.77%) APACS
6 2 (0.77%) AS400
6 2 (0.77%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.77%) Computer Science
6 2 (0.77%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.38%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 28 (10.77%) Windows
2 25 (9.62%) UNIX
3 13 (5.00%) Linux
4 9 (3.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (2.31%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.15%) Windows Vista
7 3 (1.15%) Windows 2000
7 3 (1.15%) Windows NT
8 2 (0.77%) AIX
9 1 (0.38%) Android
9 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.23%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (23.46%) PRINCE2
3 56 (21.54%) Scrum
4 49 (18.85%) Project Management
5 32 (12.31%) ITIL
6 26 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (9.62%) SOA
8 24 (9.23%) CRM
8 24 (9.23%) TDD
9 23 (8.85%) E-Commerce
10 21 (8.08%) Business Analysis
10 21 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
10 21 (8.08%) Test Scripting
11 20 (7.69%) V-Model
11 20 (7.69%) MVC
12 19 (7.31%) User Stories
13 18 (6.92%) BDD
13 18 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (6.92%) Web Development
14 17 (6.54%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (15.38%) SQL
2 25 (9.62%) C#
3 18 (6.92%) Java
4 15 (5.77%) PL/SQL
5 6 (2.31%) C
6 4 (1.54%) VB
6 4 (1.54%) ABAP
7 3 (1.15%) RPG IV
7 3 (1.15%) VBScript
7 3 (1.15%) RPG
7 3 (1.15%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.77%) C++
8 2 (0.77%) RPG/400
9 1 (0.38%) VB6
9 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.38%) Perl
9 1 (0.38%) PHP
9 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (8.46%) ISEB
2 19 (7.31%) Security Cleared
3 18 (6.92%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.23%) Degree
5 10 (3.85%) ISTQB
6 7 (2.69%) PMI Certification
7 6 (2.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 5 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 4 (1.54%) PMP
10 3 (1.15%) APMP
10 3 (1.15%) CCA
10 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.77%) CISSP
11 2 (0.77%) CISM
11 2 (0.77%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.77%) QA
2 3 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.77%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.38%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.69%) Terminal Services
2 3 (1.15%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.77%) vSphere
3 2 (0.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (6.54%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.77%) Puppet
2 2 (0.77%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.38%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.38%) Netcool
3 1 (0.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 46 (17.69%) Oracle
2 28 (10.77%) Microsoft
3 21 (8.08%) SAP
4 15 (5.77%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (4.23%) HP
6 8 (3.08%) Remedy
7 6 (2.31%) Informatica
8 5 (1.92%) VMware
8 5 (1.92%) IBM
9 4 (1.54%) ComArch
10 3 (1.15%) GigaSpaces
10 3 (1.15%) Siebel
11 2 (0.77%) Cisco
11 2 (0.77%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.77%) Primavera
11 2 (0.77%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.77%) Guidewire
11 2 (0.77%) Planview
11 2 (0.77%) Google
12 1 (0.38%) Atlassian
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Rate: £400 to £425 per day
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