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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 91 77 109
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +32
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 198 252 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.38% 2.55% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 3.20% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 167 100
Median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £312 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £12.82 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -77.70%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £30.16 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -47.54%
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
6775 7881 7128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.38% 79.69% 76.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4175 4825 3971
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £245
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 263 268 278
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.09 £21.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.10% +69.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +5 46 £400 +14.28% 6
Hampshire -5 41 £415 +21.16% 7
Surrey -7 35 £525 +16.66% 7
Buckinghamshire +15 32 £475 +18.75% 1
West Sussex +7 31 £494 -1.20% 1
Kent +10 7 £375 -
Oxfordshire -32 4 £406 -21.87% 4
Middlesex - 2 £450 -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 345 (81.18%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (28.71%) Finance
3 98 (23.06%) SQL
4 82 (19.29%) Scrum
5 79 (18.59%) SDLC
6 73 (17.18%) Stakeholder Management
7 70 (16.47%) Project Management
8 66 (15.53%) PRINCE2
8 66 (15.53%) JIRA
9 58 (13.65%) Oracle
10 55 (12.94%) Java
11 53 (12.47%) Microsoft
12 50 (11.76%) XML
12 50 (11.76%) Data Protection
13 48 (11.29%) Business Analysis
14 44 (10.35%) MS Visio
15 43 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
16 40 (9.41%) Telecoms
17 39 (9.18%) User Acceptance Testing
17 39 (9.18%) Selenium
18 38 (8.94%) JavaScript
19 37 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
20 36 (8.47%) PL/SQL
20 36 (8.47%) SQL Server
20 36 (8.47%) ITIL
20 36 (8.47%) TDD
21 35 (8.24%) Security Cleared
22 34 (8.00%) .NET
23 32 (7.53%) SAP
23 32 (7.53%) Kanban

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 21 (4.94%) Tomcat
2 19 (4.47%) SharePoint
3 18 (4.24%) IIS
4 16 (3.76%) JBoss
5 15 (3.53%) Confluence
6 14 (3.29%) Apache
7 10 (2.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (1.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.71%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.71%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.47%) CMS
10 2 (0.47%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
11 1 (0.24%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.24%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.24%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.24%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 44 (10.35%) MS Visio
2 23 (5.41%) MS Office
3 22 (5.18%) MS Excel
4 18 (4.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.41%) MS Project
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.24%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (3.29%) Oracle EBS
2 13 (3.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (2.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (2.12%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 3 (0.71%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.71%) SAP PSCD
6 2 (0.47%) Maximo
6 2 (0.47%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.24%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle BPM
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 1 (0.24%) Primavera
7 1 (0.24%) Sage X3
7 1 (0.24%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.47%) Office 365
1 2 (0.47%) Trello
2 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.35%) Firewall
1 10 (2.35%) HTTP
1 10 (2.35%) VLAN
2 5 (1.18%) IPv6
2 5 (1.18%) OpenLDAP
2 5 (1.18%) ZigBee
3 4 (0.94%) LDAP
3 4 (0.94%) SNMP
3 4 (0.94%) SSL
4 3 (0.71%) Internet
4 3 (0.71%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (0.47%) RTP
5 2 (0.47%) VoIP
6 1 (0.24%) Broadband
6 1 (0.24%) GPRS
6 1 (0.24%) GSM
6 1 (0.24%) LAN
6 1 (0.24%) Network Security
6 1 (0.24%) Skype
6 1 (0.24%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.65%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (3.29%) Relational Database
5 11 (2.59%) MS Access
6 9 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (1.88%) Data Mart
8 6 (1.41%) DataStage
8 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (0.94%) OLAP
10 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database
11 3 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (0.71%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (0.71%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (0.71%) Qlik Sense
12 2 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
12 2 (0.47%) PowerCenter
12 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 66 (15.53%) JIRA
2 39 (9.18%) Selenium
3 29 (6.82%) Subversion
4 23 (5.41%) Cucumber
5 22 (5.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (5.18%) Visual Studio
6 20 (4.71%) JUnit
7 17 (4.00%) Jenkins
7 17 (4.00%) WebDriver
8 15 (3.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 15 (3.53%) Gradle
9 13 (3.06%) Artifactory
10 12 (2.82%) Checkstyle
10 12 (2.82%) FindBugs
11 11 (2.59%) Toad
12 8 (1.88%) SoapUI
13 7 (1.65%) Git (software)
13 7 (1.65%) SpecFlow
13 7 (1.65%) TeamCity
14 6 (1.41%) Hudson
General
1 122 (28.71%) Finance
2 40 (9.41%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.18%) Banking
4 20 (4.71%) Marketing
5 19 (4.47%) Retail
6 13 (3.06%) Electronics
6 13 (3.06%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.12%) Legal
8 6 (1.41%) Automotive
9 3 (0.71%) Billing
9 3 (0.71%) Publishing
10 1 (0.24%) Advertising
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
10 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 160 (37.65%) Analyst
2 113 (26.59%) Business Analyst
3 73 (17.18%) Project Manager
4 69 (16.24%) Developer
5 31 (7.29%) Systems Analyst
6 21 (4.94%) Test Analyst
7 19 (4.47%) Business Systems Analyst
8 18 (4.24%) Java Developer
9 17 (4.00%) Senior Manager
9 17 (4.00%) Senior Project Manager
10 13 (3.06%) C# Developer
10 13 (3.06%) Data Migration Lead
10 13 (3.06%) Financial Analyst
10 13 (3.06%) IT Manager
10 13 (3.06%) PMO Analyst
11 12 (2.82%) Agile Business Analyst
11 12 (2.82%) ASP Developer
11 12 (2.82%) Data Business Analyst
11 12 (2.82%) Test Engineer
11 12 (2.82%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (11.76%) XML
2 34 (8.00%) .NET
3 29 (6.82%) Web Services
4 27 (6.35%) HTML
5 25 (5.88%) CSS
6 23 (5.41%) jQuery
6 23 (5.41%) Spring
7 21 (4.94%) Hibernate
8 19 (4.47%) ActiveMQ
9 18 (4.24%) Classic ASP
10 17 (4.00%) DCOM
11 15 (3.53%) HTML5
12 14 (3.29%) Apache Camel
13 13 (3.06%) NHibernate
14 12 (2.82%) AngularJS
14 12 (2.82%) SOAP
15 11 (2.59%) CSS3
15 11 (2.59%) XHTML
16 10 (2.35%) Entity Framework
16 10 (2.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.18%) Smart Meter
3 16 (3.76%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.06%) Data Conversion
5 12 (2.82%) User Experience
6 7 (1.65%) Cryptography
6 7 (1.65%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.65%) PKI
7 6 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.41%) Mobile App
7 6 (1.41%) PMI
8 5 (1.18%) SWIFT
9 4 (0.94%) Algorithms
9 4 (0.94%) Data Extraction
9 4 (0.94%) IVR
9 4 (0.94%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.71%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.71%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.71%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.18%) Linux
1 22 (5.18%) Unix
2 19 (4.47%) Windows
3 5 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.94%) Android
4 4 (0.94%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.71%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.47%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 345 (81.18%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (19.29%) Scrum
3 79 (18.59%) SDLC
4 73 (17.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 70 (16.47%) Project Management
6 66 (15.53%) PRINCE2
7 50 (11.76%) Data Protection
8 48 (11.29%) Business Analysis
9 39 (9.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 37 (8.71%) Business Intelligence
11 36 (8.47%) ITIL
11 36 (8.47%) TDD
12 32 (7.53%) Kanban
13 29 (6.82%) Business Process Mapping
13 29 (6.82%) Software Testing
14 28 (6.59%) Programme Management
15 27 (6.35%) Systems Analysis
15 27 (6.35%) V-Model
16 26 (6.12%) Test Management
17 25 (5.88%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 98 (23.06%) SQL
2 55 (12.94%) Java
3 38 (8.94%) JavaScript
4 36 (8.47%) PL/SQL
5 30 (7.06%) C#
6 28 (6.59%) T-SQL
7 22 (5.18%) VB
8 18 (4.24%) VB6
9 11 (2.59%) VBA
10 7 (1.65%) Perl
11 6 (1.41%) C
12 5 (1.18%) Bash Shell
13 4 (0.94%) ABAP
13 4 (0.94%) C++
13 4 (0.94%) VBScript
14 3 (0.71%) PHP
14 3 (0.71%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.24%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 1 (0.24%) Python
15 1 (0.24%) XAML
Qualifications
1 35 (8.24%) Security Cleared
2 30 (7.06%) ISEB
3 28 (6.59%) ISTQB
4 27 (6.35%) SC Cleared
5 13 (3.06%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 11 (2.59%) PMP
7 9 (2.12%) Degree
7 9 (2.12%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.18%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (0.71%) APMP
10 3 (0.71%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 2 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
12 1 (0.24%) DBS Check
12 1 (0.24%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.82%) QA
2 7 (1.65%) SLA
3 3 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.71%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.71%) SDET
4 1 (0.24%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.24%) MiFID
System Software
1 9 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (0.94%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (2.59%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.18%) Puppet
3 3 (0.71%) Nagios
4 1 (0.24%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (0.24%) Netcool
Vendors
1 58 (13.65%) Oracle
2 53 (12.47%) Microsoft
3 32 (7.53%) SAP
4 11 (2.59%) HP
4 11 (2.59%) Informatica
5 9 (2.12%) Cognos
6 8 (1.88%) Bloomberg
6 8 (1.88%) Reuters
7 7 (1.65%) Arqiva
8 6 (1.41%) Genesys
8 6 (1.41%) Red Hat
8 6 (1.41%) Virgin Media
9 5 (1.18%) Huawei
9 5 (1.18%) VMware
10 4 (0.94%) Adobe
10 4 (0.94%) Avaya
10 4 (0.94%) KANA
10 4 (0.94%) Tellabs
10 4 (0.94%) T-Plan
11 3 (0.71%) Talend
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