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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 94 152 170
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +18
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 191 100 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.91% 1.06% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 1.47% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 69 35
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 - £32.50
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
7510 6809 6094
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 75.02% 71.99% 71.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4242 3803 3178
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £503 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 273 261 265
Average hourly rate £32.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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
Hampshire +6 39 £375 -6.25% 11
Berkshire +7 37 £419 -0.88% 16
Surrey +9 34 £400 +6.66% 10
Buckinghamshire +24 33 £325 -2.25% 9
Oxfordshire -8 19 £500 +44.40% 8
East Sussex -2 11 £253 -22.30% 2
West Sussex -13 10 £400 -3.61% 5
Kent - 4 £350 -
Sussex - 2 - -
Middlesex +5 1 £300 -25.00%
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 321 (83.38%) Agile Software Development
2 125 (32.47%) Finance
3 112 (29.09%) Project Management
4 64 (16.62%) Scrum
5 62 (16.10%) PRINCE2
6 60 (15.58%) Business Analysis
7 59 (15.32%) ISEB
8 55 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 54 (14.03%) Microsoft
10 48 (12.47%) SQL
11 45 (11.69%) MS Excel
12 44 (11.43%) .NET
13 43 (11.17%) User Stories
14 40 (10.39%) Test Scripting
14 40 (10.39%) Security Cleared
15 39 (10.13%) User Acceptance Testing
15 39 (10.13%) Telecoms
16 33 (8.57%) QA
17 32 (8.31%) SC Cleared
18 31 (8.05%) CRM
18 31 (8.05%) MS Visio
18 31 (8.05%) XML
19 30 (7.79%) SAP
19 30 (7.79%) C#
19 30 (7.79%) V-Model
19 30 (7.79%) Degree
19 30 (7.79%) Software Delivery
20 29 (7.53%) Project Planning
20 29 (7.53%) Java
20 29 (7.53%) Publishing

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 13 (3.38%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.82%) CMS
3 5 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.30%) Documentum
4 3 (0.78%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.52%) JBoss
5 2 (0.52%) SAS
5 2 (0.52%) Smallworld
6 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.26%) Apache
6 1 (0.26%) IIS
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.26%) Lync
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.26%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 45 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 31 (8.05%) MS Visio
3 28 (7.27%) MS Project
4 24 (6.23%) MS Office
5 14 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) Simulink
6 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.82%) Primavera
3 6 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (1.30%) SAP BCA
5 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.26%) Agresso
6 1 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
6 1 (0.26%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.30%) SaaS
2 3 (0.78%) Force.com
3 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.52%) Office 365
4 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.60%) Internet
2 3 (0.78%) NAS
3 2 (0.52%) LAN
3 2 (0.52%) WAN
3 2 (0.52%) Firewall
4 1 (0.26%) DMZ
4 1 (0.26%) SMTP
4 1 (0.26%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.26%) ATM
4 1 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.26%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.94%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.16%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.34%) SAP BW
4 8 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.82%) Data Mining
6 6 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.30%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (1.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.52%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.52%) MySQL
9 2 (0.52%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.26%) Essbase
10 1 (0.26%) SAP BI
10 1 (0.26%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 14 (3.64%) Visual Studio
2 13 (3.38%) Selenium
3 12 (3.12%) JIRA
4 11 (2.86%) Subversion
4 11 (2.86%) Git (software)
5 10 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.34%) Cucumber
7 6 (1.56%) Eclipse
8 5 (1.30%) QuickTest Pro
8 5 (1.30%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.78%) JMeter
9 3 (0.78%) ClearCase
9 3 (0.78%) Ant
9 3 (0.78%) Maven
9 3 (0.78%) Rational DOORS
9 3 (0.78%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.78%) Rational Functional Tester
10 2 (0.52%) MorphX
10 2 (0.52%) JUnit
11 1 (0.26%) LoadRunner
General
1 125 (32.47%) Finance
2 39 (10.13%) Telecoms
3 29 (7.53%) Publishing
4 16 (4.16%) German Language
5 14 (3.64%) Marketing
6 13 (3.38%) Retail
7 11 (2.86%) Manufacturing
8 10 (2.60%) Banking
9 8 (2.08%) Automotive
10 7 (1.82%) Electronics
10 7 (1.82%) Back Office
11 6 (1.56%) Advertising
12 5 (1.30%) Billing
13 3 (0.78%) Military
13 3 (0.78%) Games
13 3 (0.78%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
15 1 (0.26%) Front Office
15 1 (0.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 157 (40.78%) Analyst
2 98 (25.45%) Project Manager
3 94 (24.42%) Business Analyst
4 46 (11.95%) Test Analyst
5 21 (5.45%) Developer
6 19 (4.94%) Agile Project Manager
6 19 (4.94%) Agile Business Analyst
7 16 (4.16%) ScrumMaster
7 16 (4.16%) Test Leader
8 12 (3.12%) Architect
8 12 (3.12%) Consultant
9 11 (2.86%) Senior Manager
9 11 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
9 11 (2.86%) .NET Developer
10 10 (2.60%) Data Analyst
10 10 (2.60%) Delivery Manager
10 10 (2.60%) Programme Manager
11 9 (2.34%) Test Manager
11 9 (2.34%) IT Project Manager
11 9 (2.34%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (11.43%) .NET
2 31 (8.05%) XML
3 19 (4.94%) Web Services
4 16 (4.16%) HTML
5 15 (3.90%) ASP.NET
5 15 (3.90%) CSS
6 12 (3.12%) jQuery
7 8 (2.08%) WPF
8 7 (1.82%) AngularJS
9 6 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (1.56%) J2EE
10 5 (1.30%) .NET Framework
10 5 (1.30%) Gherkin
11 4 (1.04%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (1.04%) HTML5
11 4 (1.04%) Entity Framework
11 4 (1.04%) SOAP
12 3 (0.78%) WCF
12 3 (0.78%) Velocity
12 3 (0.78%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.68%) Mobile App
3 17 (4.42%) PMI
4 14 (3.64%) User Experience
5 7 (1.82%) Open Source
6 6 (1.56%) DTV
6 6 (1.56%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.30%) PKI
7 5 (1.30%) Economics
8 4 (1.04%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
9 3 (0.78%) Cryptography
9 3 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.78%) Data Conversion
10 2 (0.52%) Reference Data
10 2 (0.52%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
10 2 (0.52%) Statistics
10 2 (0.52%) GIS
11 1 (0.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (5.19%) Windows
2 9 (2.34%) UNIX
3 7 (1.82%) Linux
4 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.52%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 321 (83.38%) Agile Software Development
2 112 (29.09%) Project Management
3 64 (16.62%) Scrum
4 62 (16.10%) PRINCE2
5 60 (15.58%) Business Analysis
6 55 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
7 43 (11.17%) User Stories
8 40 (10.39%) Test Scripting
9 39 (10.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 31 (8.05%) CRM
11 30 (7.79%) V-Model
11 30 (7.79%) Software Delivery
12 29 (7.53%) Project Planning
13 26 (6.75%) Data Modelling
14 25 (6.49%) Migration
15 24 (6.23%) Test Management
16 23 (5.97%) E-Commerce
17 21 (5.45%) Change Management
17 21 (5.45%) Software Testing
18 20 (5.19%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (12.47%) SQL
2 30 (7.79%) C#
3 29 (7.53%) Java
4 20 (5.19%) JavaScript
5 11 (2.86%) C
6 7 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.04%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.78%) VBScript
8 3 (0.78%) Apex Code
8 3 (0.78%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.52%) R
9 2 (0.52%) X++
9 2 (0.52%) VB
9 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.52%) VBA
9 2 (0.52%) C++
9 2 (0.52%) Perl
9 2 (0.52%) Python
9 2 (0.52%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.52%) XAML
Qualifications
1 59 (15.32%) ISEB
2 40 (10.39%) Security Cleared
3 32 (8.31%) SC Cleared
4 30 (7.79%) Degree
5 26 (6.75%) PMI Certification
6 20 (5.19%) PMP
7 15 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 9 (2.34%) ISTQB
9 7 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (1.56%) APMP
11 5 (1.30%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (1.04%) HND
13 3 (0.78%) IIBA
14 1 (0.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.57%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.52%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.26%) Basel II
3 1 (0.26%) GAAP
3 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.26%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (1.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.52%) vSphere
3 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (4.68%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.52%) MOM
3 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 54 (14.03%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.79%) SAP
3 23 (5.97%) Oracle
4 7 (1.82%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.56%) Twitter
6 5 (1.30%) IBM
6 5 (1.30%) Cognos
7 4 (1.04%) Planview
7 4 (1.04%) HP
7 4 (1.04%) Hyperion
8 3 (0.78%) VMware
8 3 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.52%) Guidewire
9 2 (0.52%) Google
9 2 (0.52%) Business Objects
9 2 (0.52%) Apple
9 2 (0.52%) Baan
9 2 (0.52%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.26%) TIBCO
10 1 (0.26%) webMethods
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