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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 88 118 152
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +34
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 194 119 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.09% 1.42% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.79% 1.96% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 64 39
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£413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+9.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.82 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.66 £77.50 -
% change year-on-year
-77.21% -
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
6951 6060 5428
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 74.96% 72.15% 70.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 3847 3182 2680
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 231 257 335
Average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% -21.49%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £43.28
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Berkshire +20 60 £413 +10.00% 22
Surrey +17 45 £475 +4.10% 5
Hampshire -1 32 £373 -9.69% 11
Buckinghamshire -14 18 £345 -1.42% 7
Oxfordshire -14 13 £450 +20.00% 6
East Sussex -1 9 £485 +29.33% 2
West Sussex -6 8 £413 - 3
Kent -5 7 £450 +20.00% 2
Sussex - - - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 305 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 121 (33.06%) Finance
3 92 (25.14%) Project Management
4 87 (23.77%) SQL
5 60 (16.39%) Scrum
6 58 (15.85%) .NET
7 54 (14.75%) PRINCE2
8 53 (14.48%) ISEB
9 50 (13.66%) Business Analysis
10 46 (12.57%) Security Cleared
10 46 (12.57%) Microsoft
11 44 (12.02%) Java
11 44 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 43 (11.75%) Telecoms
13 41 (11.20%) User Acceptance Testing
14 38 (10.38%) MS Excel
14 38 (10.38%) Test Scripting
14 38 (10.38%) V-Model
15 37 (10.11%) SC Cleared
15 37 (10.11%) Oracle
16 35 (9.56%) C#
16 35 (9.56%) User Stories
17 33 (9.02%) QA
18 32 (8.74%) SAP
19 30 (8.20%) Migration
20 29 (7.92%) UML
20 29 (7.92%) MS Visio
20 29 (7.92%) Test Management
21 26 (7.10%) Degree
21 26 (7.10%) TDD

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.73%) CMS
3 8 (2.19%) Apache
4 7 (1.91%) Tomcat
5 6 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
6 4 (1.09%) WebSphere
6 4 (1.09%) LiveCycle
6 4 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.82%) SAS
8 2 (0.55%) Oracle Workflow
8 2 (0.55%) IIS
8 2 (0.55%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.27%) Lync
9 1 (0.27%) K2 blackpearl
9 1 (0.27%) Drupal
9 1 (0.27%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.27%) JBoss
9 1 (0.27%) FileNet
Applications
1 38 (10.38%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.92%) MS Visio
3 16 (4.37%) MS Office
4 14 (3.83%) MS Project
4 14 (3.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) FastStats
5 1 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.27%) Simulink
5 1 (0.27%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (2.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.09%) SAP BCA
4 3 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.82%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.55%) Misys Midas
6 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.27%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.09%) SaaS
1 4 (1.09%) Office 365
2 3 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.82%) Force.com
3 1 (0.27%) IaaS
3 1 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.82%) Intrusion Detection
1 3 (0.82%) Internet
2 2 (0.55%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.55%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.55%) MVNO
3 1 (0.27%) NAS
3 1 (0.27%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (0.27%) IP Telephony
3 1 (0.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.74%) Relational Database
2 20 (5.46%) SQL Server
3 17 (4.64%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.46%) SAP BW
6 8 (2.19%) MySQL
6 8 (2.19%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (1.91%) DB2
8 6 (1.64%) RDBMS
8 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
9 5 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.09%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.82%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.55%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 20 (5.46%) Selenium
2 16 (4.37%) Git (software)
3 15 (4.10%) Maven
4 14 (3.83%) JUnit
5 12 (3.28%) Eclipse
6 11 (3.01%) Jenkins
7 10 (2.73%) Subversion
7 10 (2.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (2.46%) QuickTest Pro
9 8 (2.19%) Ant
9 8 (2.19%) JIRA
9 8 (2.19%) WebDriver
10 7 (1.91%) Oracle APEX
10 7 (1.91%) JMeter
11 6 (1.64%) Mockito
11 6 (1.64%) IntelliJ
11 6 (1.64%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.82%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (0.82%) Rational Functional Tester
12 3 (0.82%) ERwin
General
1 121 (33.06%) Finance
2 43 (11.75%) Telecoms
3 22 (6.01%) Marketing
4 20 (5.46%) Retail
5 16 (4.37%) Banking
6 14 (3.83%) Publishing
7 10 (2.73%) Manufacturing
8 9 (2.46%) German Language
9 8 (2.19%) Electronics
10 7 (1.91%) Advertising
10 7 (1.91%) Automotive
11 5 (1.37%) Back Office
12 4 (1.09%) Legal
12 4 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (1.09%) Billing
13 3 (0.82%) Military
14 2 (0.55%) Games
15 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
15 1 (0.27%) Investment Banking
15 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 146 (39.89%) Analyst
2 88 (24.04%) Business Analyst
3 72 (19.67%) Project Manager
4 42 (11.48%) Developer
5 39 (10.66%) Test Analyst
6 19 (5.19%) Test Manager
7 18 (4.92%) Agile Business Analyst
8 16 (4.37%) Architect
9 13 (3.55%) Java Developer
9 13 (3.55%) Development Manager
10 12 (3.28%) Test Leader
11 11 (3.01%) Software Manager
11 11 (3.01%) .NET Developer
12 10 (2.73%) IT Project Manager
13 9 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
13 9 (2.46%) Consultant
13 9 (2.46%) Programme Manager
13 9 (2.46%) Delivery Manager
13 9 (2.46%) Data Analyst
14 8 (2.19%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (15.85%) .NET
2 26 (7.10%) XML
3 23 (6.28%) HTML
4 22 (6.01%) Web Services
5 20 (5.46%) CSS
6 18 (4.92%) ASP.NET
7 14 (3.83%) Spring
8 9 (2.46%) SOAP
9 8 (2.19%) Ajax
9 8 (2.19%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (1.91%) REST
11 6 (1.64%) Hibernate
11 6 (1.64%) JDBC
11 6 (1.64%) JSP
11 6 (1.64%) .NET Framework
11 6 (1.64%) JSON
11 6 (1.64%) jQuery
12 5 (1.37%) HTML5
12 5 (1.37%) SAML
13 4 (1.09%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 26 (7.10%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.92%) Mobile App
3 13 (3.55%) Open Source
4 10 (2.73%) PMI
5 7 (1.91%) Economics
6 6 (1.64%) User Experience
6 6 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.64%) DTV
7 5 (1.37%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.82%) Data Conversion
8 3 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (0.82%) Statistics
8 3 (0.82%) PKI
8 3 (0.82%) Freedom of Information
8 3 (0.82%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.55%) AS400
9 2 (0.55%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.55%) Cryptography
9 2 (0.55%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 25 (6.83%) UNIX
2 17 (4.64%) Windows
3 16 (4.37%) Linux
4 8 (2.19%) Windows NT
5 3 (0.82%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.55%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.27%) Android
7 1 (0.27%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.27%) VMS
7 1 (0.27%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (25.14%) Project Management
3 60 (16.39%) Scrum
4 54 (14.75%) PRINCE2
5 50 (13.66%) Business Analysis
6 44 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 41 (11.20%) User Acceptance Testing
8 38 (10.38%) Test Scripting
8 38 (10.38%) V-Model
9 35 (9.56%) User Stories
10 30 (8.20%) Migration
11 29 (7.92%) UML
11 29 (7.92%) Test Management
12 26 (7.10%) TDD
12 26 (7.10%) Data Modelling
13 25 (6.83%) Software Testing
14 23 (6.28%) E-Commerce
15 22 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
15 22 (6.01%) Project Planning
15 22 (6.01%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 87 (23.77%) SQL
2 44 (12.02%) Java
3 35 (9.56%) C#
4 20 (5.46%) JavaScript
5 14 (3.83%) PL/SQL
6 8 (2.19%) VBScript
7 6 (1.64%) C
8 4 (1.09%) Python
9 3 (0.82%) Apex Code
9 3 (0.82%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.82%) VB
9 3 (0.82%) C++
9 3 (0.82%) XAML
10 2 (0.55%) RPG
10 2 (0.55%) PHP
10 2 (0.55%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.55%) X++
10 2 (0.55%) RPG/400
10 2 (0.55%) RPG IV
10 2 (0.55%) R
Qualifications
1 53 (14.48%) ISEB
2 46 (12.57%) Security Cleared
3 37 (10.11%) SC Cleared
4 26 (7.10%) Degree
5 14 (3.83%) PMI Certification
6 9 (2.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 8 (2.19%) ISTQB
7 8 (2.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 7 (1.91%) PMP
8 7 (1.91%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 6 (1.64%) Sun Certification
10 4 (1.09%) HND
10 4 (1.09%) ISEB Practitioner
11 3 (0.82%) IIBA
12 2 (0.55%) APMP
13 1 (0.27%) BC Cleared
13 1 (0.27%) CISSP
13 1 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.27%) CISA
13 1 (0.27%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (9.02%) QA
2 6 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.37%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.09%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.82%) COBIT
5 3 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.27%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (0.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.27%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (0.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (4.92%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.27%) Puppet
2 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.27%) MOM
2 1 (0.27%) Control-M
Vendors
1 46 (12.57%) Microsoft
2 37 (10.11%) Oracle
3 32 (8.74%) SAP
4 12 (3.28%) IBM
5 5 (1.37%) Sun
5 5 (1.37%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.09%) HP
6 4 (1.09%) Adobe
6 4 (1.09%) Cisco
7 3 (0.82%) ArcSight
7 3 (0.82%) Qualys
7 3 (0.82%) Barracuda Networks
7 3 (0.82%) Google
7 3 (0.82%) Tripwire
7 3 (0.82%) McAfee
7 3 (0.82%) Primavera
7 3 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.82%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.55%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (0.55%) Apple
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