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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 79 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 229 175 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.60% 1.85% 1.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.23% 2.33% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 109 118
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £472 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
7094 7500 6928
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.52% 79.41% 75.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 4343 4350 3832
Median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £515 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 251 262
Median hourly rate £32.50 £26.00 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.81 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +45 88 £375 -6.25% 10
Hampshire -7 42 £335 +4.07% 8
Surrey -1 30 £475 +11.76% 8
Buckinghamshire +14 24 £400 -5.88% 12
West Sussex -18 20 £450 +6.50% 4
Oxfordshire +17 16 £450 +12.50% 5
Kent +6 3 £440 +120.00% 1
East Sussex -5 3 £450 +13.20% 1
Middlesex -8 1 - - 1
Sussex - 1 - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 346 (79.91%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (26.33%) SQL
3 94 (21.71%) Finance
4 84 (19.40%) Scrum
5 80 (18.48%) PRINCE2
6 69 (15.94%) SDLC
7 68 (15.70%) Stakeholder Management
8 65 (15.01%) Project Management
8 65 (15.01%) Oracle
9 60 (13.86%) JavaScript
10 56 (12.93%) XML
11 52 (12.01%) HTML
11 52 (12.01%) Telecoms
12 50 (11.55%) .NET
12 50 (11.55%) JIRA
13 47 (10.85%) TDD
14 46 (10.62%) CSS
15 43 (9.93%) Business Analysis
15 43 (9.93%) Data Protection
16 42 (9.70%) Microsoft
17 41 (9.47%) Web Development
17 41 (9.47%) jQuery
18 40 (9.24%) C#
18 40 (9.24%) V-Model
19 39 (9.01%) E-Commerce
20 38 (8.78%) Java
21 37 (8.55%) SQL Server
21 37 (8.55%) ISEB
22 35 (8.08%) Software Testing
22 35 (8.08%) ISTQB

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 26 (6.00%) IIS
2 16 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.23%) Apache
3 14 (3.23%) Confluence
3 14 (3.23%) JBoss
4 10 (2.31%) SharePoint
5 5 (1.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 4 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (0.92%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.69%) SAS
7 3 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.69%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.23%) Alfresco
8 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.23%) K2 blackpearl
8 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.23%) nginx
8 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 34 (7.85%) MS Visio
2 22 (5.08%) MS Excel
3 17 (3.93%) MS Office
4 15 (3.46%) MS Project
5 4 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.92%) Infor SunSystems
4 3 (0.69%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 3 (0.69%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.46%) Maximo
5 2 (0.46%) OpenText Process Suite
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.46%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.46%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.46%) SAP PSCD
6 1 (0.23%) Magento
6 1 (0.23%) Primavera
6 1 (0.23%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.92%) Office 365
2 2 (0.46%) Force.com
2 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (0.46%) Trello
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.23%) CloudBees
3 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.70%) VLAN
2 8 (1.85%) ZigBee
3 6 (1.39%) HTTP
4 5 (1.15%) Firewall
4 5 (1.15%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.92%) DNS
5 4 (0.92%) IPv6
5 4 (0.92%) SAN
5 4 (0.92%) WAN
6 3 (0.69%) 802.15
6 3 (0.69%) Internet
6 3 (0.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.69%) VoIP
7 2 (0.46%) Intranet
7 2 (0.46%) LAN
7 2 (0.46%) NAS
7 2 (0.46%) Network Security
8 1 (0.23%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.23%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.23%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (8.55%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 13 (3.00%) MS Access
4 11 (2.54%) Oracle Database
5 10 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.92%) Data Mart
8 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.69%) Big Data
9 3 (0.69%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.69%) DataStage
9 3 (0.69%) OLAP
9 3 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (0.46%) MySQL
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.46%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 50 (11.55%) JIRA
2 35 (8.08%) Subversion
3 24 (5.54%) Selenium
4 23 (5.31%) Visual Studio
5 20 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (4.39%) Cucumber
7 13 (3.00%) Gradle
7 13 (3.00%) JUnit
8 12 (2.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (2.54%) Artifactory
9 11 (2.54%) Checkstyle
9 11 (2.54%) FindBugs
10 10 (2.31%) Jenkins
11 9 (2.08%) Toad
12 8 (1.85%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.15%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.15%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.92%) Ant
14 4 (0.92%) LabVIEW
14 4 (0.92%) SpecFlow
General
1 94 (21.71%) Finance
2 52 (12.01%) Telecoms
3 21 (4.85%) Banking
4 19 (4.39%) Marketing
5 16 (3.70%) Retail
6 15 (3.46%) Manufacturing
7 14 (3.23%) Electronics
8 4 (0.92%) Automotive
8 4 (0.92%) Front Office
9 3 (0.69%) Billing
9 3 (0.69%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.69%) Legal
10 2 (0.46%) Advertising
10 2 (0.46%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.46%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Local Government
11 1 (0.23%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 138 (31.87%) Analyst
2 97 (22.40%) Business Analyst
3 86 (19.86%) Project Manager
4 78 (18.01%) Developer
5 28 (6.47%) .NET Developer
6 27 (6.24%) Systems Analyst
6 27 (6.24%) Test Analyst
7 25 (5.77%) Architect
8 24 (5.54%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
8 24 (5.54%) C# Developer
9 20 (4.62%) C# .NET Developer
10 19 (4.39%) Financial Analyst
11 18 (4.16%) Business Systems Analyst
12 17 (3.93%) ASP Developer
12 17 (3.93%) IT Manager
13 16 (3.70%) Finance Business Analyst
13 16 (3.70%) Java Developer
13 16 (3.70%) Security Manager
13 16 (3.70%) Test Engineer
14 14 (3.23%) C# Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (12.93%) XML
2 52 (12.01%) HTML
3 50 (11.55%) .NET
4 46 (10.62%) CSS
5 41 (9.47%) jQuery
6 34 (7.85%) ASP.NET
7 32 (7.39%) HTML5
8 30 (6.93%) CSS3
9 28 (6.47%) Entity Framework
10 26 (6.00%) .NET Framework
10 26 (6.00%) ASP.NET MVC
11 23 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 21 (4.85%) Classic ASP
13 20 (4.62%) DCOM
13 20 (4.62%) Web Services
14 18 (4.16%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (3.46%) XHTML
16 14 (3.23%) ActiveMQ
16 14 (3.23%) NHibernate
16 14 (3.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.93%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.24%) Smart Meter
3 17 (3.93%) Cryptography
3 17 (3.93%) PKI
4 13 (3.00%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.85%) Data Centre
5 8 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
5 8 (1.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 8 (1.85%) Smartcard
6 7 (1.62%) User Experience
7 6 (1.39%) Computer Science
7 6 (1.39%) SWIFT
8 5 (1.15%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.15%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.92%) FMCG
9 4 (0.92%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.69%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.69%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.46%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.08%) Linux
2 21 (4.85%) Unix
3 19 (4.39%) Windows
4 3 (0.69%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.46%) Solaris
5 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.23%) CentOS
6 1 (0.23%) Debian
6 1 (0.23%) Fedora
6 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.23%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 346 (79.91%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (19.40%) Scrum
3 80 (18.48%) PRINCE2
4 69 (15.94%) SDLC
5 68 (15.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 65 (15.01%) Project Management
7 47 (10.85%) TDD
8 43 (9.93%) Business Analysis
8 43 (9.93%) Data Protection
9 41 (9.47%) Web Development
10 40 (9.24%) V-Model
11 39 (9.01%) E-Commerce
12 35 (8.08%) Software Testing
13 34 (7.85%) Programme Management
14 33 (7.62%) Kanban
14 33 (7.62%) MVC
15 31 (7.16%) Business Intelligence
15 31 (7.16%) User Acceptance Testing
16 29 (6.70%) CRM
17 28 (6.47%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 114 (26.33%) SQL
2 60 (13.86%) JavaScript
3 40 (9.24%) C#
4 38 (8.78%) Java
5 29 (6.70%) T-SQL
6 28 (6.47%) VB
7 27 (6.24%) PL/SQL
8 24 (5.54%) VB6
9 12 (2.77%) VBA
10 6 (1.39%) C
11 4 (0.92%) Python
11 4 (0.92%) VB.NET
11 4 (0.92%) VBScript
12 3 (0.69%) ABAP
12 3 (0.69%) C++
13 2 (0.46%) Bash Shell
13 2 (0.46%) Jython
13 2 (0.46%) PHP
13 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.46%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 37 (8.55%) ISEB
2 35 (8.08%) ISTQB
3 33 (7.62%) Security Cleared
4 29 (6.70%) SC Cleared
5 20 (4.62%) Degree
6 19 (4.39%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 8 (1.85%) PMP
7 8 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 7 (1.62%) PMI Certification
9 6 (1.39%) CISA
9 6 (1.39%) CISM
9 6 (1.39%) CISSP
9 6 (1.39%) IISP
10 4 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 3 (0.69%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.46%) CCNA
12 2 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
12 2 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.23%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (6.00%) QA
2 11 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (2.54%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.85%) ISO27005
3 8 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.15%) ISAE 3402
4 5 (1.15%) ISO 9001
4 5 (1.15%) SLA
5 3 (0.69%) SDET
6 2 (0.46%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.23%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.23%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (1.62%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (1.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.15%) Docker
3 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.23%) KVM
4 1 (0.23%) NFS
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.23%) Postfix
4 1 (0.23%) qmail
4 1 (0.23%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.23%) Varnish
4 1 (0.23%) vSphere
4 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (4.16%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.15%) Nagios
2 5 (1.15%) Puppet
3 2 (0.46%) Ansible
3 2 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.23%) Bacula
4 1 (0.23%) Cacti
4 1 (0.23%) cPanel
4 1 (0.23%) Grafana
4 1 (0.23%) Graphite
4 1 (0.23%) Kibana
4 1 (0.23%) logstash
4 1 (0.23%) Netcool
4 1 (0.23%) Plesk
4 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Satellite
4 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (0.23%) Salt
4 1 (0.23%) Scalr
4 1 (0.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 65 (15.01%) Oracle
2 42 (9.70%) Microsoft
3 29 (6.70%) SAP
4 23 (5.31%) HP
5 10 (2.31%) Salesforce.com
6 9 (2.08%) IBM
7 8 (1.85%) Bloomberg
7 8 (1.85%) Cisco
7 8 (1.85%) Reuters
8 7 (1.62%) Sun
9 6 (1.39%) Virgin Media
10 5 (1.15%) ArcSight
10 5 (1.15%) Arqiva
10 5 (1.15%) Barracuda Networks
10 5 (1.15%) Huawei
10 5 (1.15%) Intel Security
10 5 (1.15%) Qualys
10 5 (1.15%) Tripwire
11 4 (0.92%) Capita
11 4 (0.92%) Cognos
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