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 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 86 82 133
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +51
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 210 244 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.43% 2.46% 1.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 3.10% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 160 85
Median daily rate £425 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £420 £410
% change year-on-year
- +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.82 £61.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £30.16 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -50.55%
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
7086 7866 7014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.84% 79.38% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4323 4814 3945
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 268 259 265
Median hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.00 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +26.21%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +13 51 £400 +15.94% 4
Hampshire -5 49 £400 +18.51% 4
Buckinghamshire +13 36 £450 +12.50%
Surrey -8 34 £420 -6.66% 10
West Sussex -1 27 £501 +11.22% 2
Kent +11 6 £345 +72.50%
Oxfordshire -10 5 £406 -21.87% 3
East Sussex -5 1 £675 +60.71%
Middlesex - 1 £450 -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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 South East region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 358 (78.34%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (24.95%) Finance
3 106 (23.19%) SQL
4 92 (20.13%) Scrum
5 84 (18.38%) PRINCE2
6 82 (17.94%) SDLC
7 77 (16.85%) Project Management
8 74 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
9 71 (15.54%) Oracle
10 68 (14.88%) JIRA
11 61 (13.35%) Java
12 58 (12.69%) XML
13 52 (11.38%) JavaScript
13 52 (11.38%) Microsoft
14 51 (11.16%) Data Protection
15 50 (10.94%) Business Analysis
16 46 (10.07%) Telecoms
17 44 (9.63%) MS Visio
18 42 (9.19%) Kanban
18 42 (9.19%) TDD
19 41 (8.97%) SQL Server
20 40 (8.75%) .NET
20 40 (8.75%) Security Cleared
21 39 (8.53%) HTML
22 38 (8.32%) PL/SQL
22 38 (8.32%) Programme Management
22 38 (8.32%) Web Development
23 37 (8.10%) Subversion
23 37 (8.10%) CSS
23 37 (8.10%) Analytical Skills

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 23 (5.03%) IIS
1 23 (5.03%) Tomcat
2 19 (4.16%) SharePoint
3 17 (3.72%) JBoss
4 16 (3.50%) Apache
4 16 (3.50%) Confluence
5 10 (2.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (1.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 4 (0.88%) WebLogic
7 4 (0.88%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.44%) CMS
9 1 (0.22%) Alfresco
9 1 (0.22%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.22%) nginx
9 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.22%) SAS
9 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 44 (9.63%) MS Visio
2 23 (5.03%) MS Office
3 22 (4.81%) MS Excel
4 15 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.31%) MS Project
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (3.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
3 10 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.66%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.66%) SAP PSCD
6 2 (0.44%) Maximo
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
6 2 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.44%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.22%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.22%) Primavera
7 1 (0.22%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.44%) Office 365
2 2 (0.44%) Trello
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.22%) CloudBees
3 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.22%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.19%) Firewall
1 10 (2.19%) HTTP
1 10 (2.19%) VLAN
2 6 (1.31%) IPv6
2 6 (1.31%) ZigBee
3 5 (1.09%) OpenLDAP
4 4 (0.88%) SNMP
4 4 (0.88%) SSL
5 3 (0.66%) Internet
5 3 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.66%) LDAP
5 3 (0.66%) Network Security
5 3 (0.66%) SAN
5 3 (0.66%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.44%) DNS
6 2 (0.44%) LAN
6 2 (0.44%) VoIP
6 2 (0.44%) WAN
7 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.25%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (3.72%) Relational Database
4 14 (3.06%) MS Access
5 8 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.31%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.88%) Data Mart
8 4 (0.88%) DataStage
8 4 (0.88%) OLAP
9 3 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.66%) MySQL
9 3 (0.66%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (0.66%) Qlik Sense
9 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.44%) DB2
10 2 (0.44%) QlikView
10 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 68 (14.88%) JIRA
2 37 (8.10%) Subversion
3 36 (7.88%) Selenium
4 30 (6.56%) Visual Studio
5 22 (4.81%) Cucumber
5 22 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (3.94%) JUnit
7 16 (3.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 16 (3.50%) Gradle
8 15 (3.28%) Jenkins
9 14 (3.06%) Artifactory
9 14 (3.06%) Checkstyle
9 14 (3.06%) FindBugs
10 13 (2.84%) WebDriver
11 9 (1.97%) SoapUI
12 7 (1.53%) SpecFlow
12 7 (1.53%) Toad
13 6 (1.31%) Git (software)
13 6 (1.31%) HP UFT
13 6 (1.31%) TeamCity
General
1 114 (24.95%) Finance
2 46 (10.07%) Telecoms
3 23 (5.03%) Banking
3 23 (5.03%) Marketing
4 18 (3.94%) Retail
5 17 (3.72%) Manufacturing
6 16 (3.50%) Electronics
7 6 (1.31%) Legal
8 5 (1.09%) Automotive
9 3 (0.66%) Billing
9 3 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Publishing
10 2 (0.44%) Advertising
10 2 (0.44%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 167 (36.54%) Analyst
2 118 (25.82%) Business Analyst
3 83 (18.16%) Project Manager
4 74 (16.19%) Developer
5 32 (7.00%) Systems Analyst
6 21 (4.60%) Test Analyst
7 19 (4.16%) Business Systems Analyst
7 19 (4.16%) Financial Analyst
8 18 (3.94%) ASP Developer
8 18 (3.94%) Java Developer
9 16 (3.50%) Finance Business Analyst
9 16 (3.50%) Security Manager
9 16 (3.50%) Senior Manager
9 16 (3.50%) Senior Project Manager
10 15 (3.28%) Agile Business Analyst
10 15 (3.28%) C# Developer
10 15 (3.28%) IT Manager
10 15 (3.28%) Service Analyst
10 15 (3.28%) Tester
11 14 (3.06%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (12.69%) XML
2 40 (8.75%) .NET
3 39 (8.53%) HTML
4 37 (8.10%) CSS
5 36 (7.88%) jQuery
6 26 (5.69%) Classic ASP
6 26 (5.69%) HTML5
6 26 (5.69%) Web Services
7 25 (5.47%) DCOM
8 22 (4.81%) CSS3
8 22 (4.81%) Spring
9 20 (4.38%) ActiveMQ
9 20 (4.38%) Hibernate
10 18 (3.94%) XHTML
11 16 (3.50%) Entity Framework
11 16 (3.50%) NHibernate
12 15 (3.28%) Apache Camel
12 15 (3.28%) ASP.NET
13 14 (3.06%) .NET Framework
14 13 (2.84%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.10%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (5.25%) Smart Meter
3 17 (3.72%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.28%) Cryptography
4 15 (3.28%) PKI
5 12 (2.63%) User Experience
6 8 (1.75%) Data Conversion
7 7 (1.53%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.31%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 6 (1.31%) PMI
9 5 (1.09%) SWIFT
10 4 (0.88%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.88%) Data Extraction
10 4 (0.88%) Reference Data
11 3 (0.66%) Algorithms
11 3 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (0.66%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.66%) FMCG
12 2 (0.44%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.91%) Linux
2 25 (5.47%) Unix
3 24 (5.25%) Windows
4 6 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.88%) Android
5 4 (0.88%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.44%) Solaris
6 2 (0.44%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.22%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Debian
7 1 (0.22%) Fedora
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (78.34%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (20.13%) Scrum
3 84 (18.38%) PRINCE2
4 82 (17.94%) SDLC
5 77 (16.85%) Project Management
6 74 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 51 (11.16%) Data Protection
8 50 (10.94%) Business Analysis
9 42 (9.19%) Kanban
9 42 (9.19%) TDD
10 38 (8.32%) Programme Management
10 38 (8.32%) Web Development
11 35 (7.66%) User Acceptance Testing
12 33 (7.22%) ITIL
12 33 (7.22%) Software Testing
13 32 (7.00%) Business Intelligence
14 29 (6.35%) Business Process Mapping
14 29 (6.35%) Systems Analysis
14 29 (6.35%) Test Management
15 28 (6.13%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 106 (23.19%) SQL
2 61 (13.35%) Java
3 52 (11.38%) JavaScript
4 38 (8.32%) PL/SQL
5 34 (7.44%) T-SQL
6 32 (7.00%) C#
7 30 (6.56%) VB
8 27 (5.91%) VB6
9 15 (3.28%) VBA
10 7 (1.53%) C
10 7 (1.53%) Perl
11 6 (1.31%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.09%) C++
12 5 (1.09%) PHP
13 4 (0.88%) ABAP
14 3 (0.66%) Python
14 3 (0.66%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.66%) VBScript
15 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 40 (8.75%) Security Cleared
2 33 (7.22%) ISEB
3 32 (7.00%) SC Cleared
4 30 (6.56%) ISTQB
5 14 (3.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 9 (1.97%) PMP
7 8 (1.75%) Degree
7 8 (1.75%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.09%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.66%) APMP
9 3 (0.66%) CTC Cleared
9 3 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.22%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.22%) CCNA
10 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.22%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.22%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (6.56%) QA
2 7 (1.53%) SLA
3 4 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.66%) SDET
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.22%) ISO27005
5 1 (0.22%) MiFID
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (1.09%) Docker
3 4 (0.88%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.22%) KVM
5 1 (0.22%) NFS
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.22%) Postfix
5 1 (0.22%) qmail
5 1 (0.22%) Sendmail
5 1 (0.22%) Varnish
5 1 (0.22%) vSphere
5 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (3.72%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (1.53%) Puppet
3 5 (1.09%) Nagios
3 5 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.44%) Ansible
5 1 (0.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.22%) Bacula
5 1 (0.22%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.22%) Cacti
5 1 (0.22%) cPanel
5 1 (0.22%) Grafana
5 1 (0.22%) Graphite
5 1 (0.22%) Kibana
5 1 (0.22%) logstash
5 1 (0.22%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.22%) Netcool
5 1 (0.22%) Salt
5 1 (0.22%) Scalr
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
5 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 71 (15.54%) Oracle
2 52 (11.38%) Microsoft
3 35 (7.66%) SAP
4 17 (3.72%) HP
5 8 (1.75%) Bloomberg
5 8 (1.75%) Reuters
6 7 (1.53%) Arqiva
6 7 (1.53%) Informatica
6 7 (1.53%) VMware
7 6 (1.31%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.31%) Virgin Media
8 5 (1.09%) Huawei
9 4 (0.88%) Adobe
9 4 (0.88%) Capita
9 4 (0.88%) Cognos
9 4 (0.88%) Pega
9 4 (0.88%) Tellabs
10 3 (0.66%) Avaya
10 3 (0.66%) Genesys
10 3 (0.66%) IBM
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