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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 96 111 160
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +49
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 184 140 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.97% 1.53% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.58% 2.10% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 99 48
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £277 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £500 £477
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 £40.50 - £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
7134 6680 5835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.32% 72.77% 71.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 4086 3703 3089
Average daily rate £398 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £250 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 264 243
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +22 49 £373 -6.87% 3
Surrey +18 30 £413 +4.43% 12
Berkshire +2 29 £413 +17.85% 5
Buckinghamshire +4 27 £338 -4.92% 6
West Sussex -6 18 £400 -16.66% 2
Oxfordshire -10 16 £400 +0.94% 4
East Sussex -8 11 £375 +15.38% 5
Middlesex +8 2 £430 +82.97%
Kent +2 2 - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 313 (81.30%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (31.17%) Finance
3 115 (29.87%) Project Management
4 65 (16.88%) Scrum
5 63 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 63 (16.36%) PRINCE2
6 58 (15.06%) ISEB
7 57 (14.81%) Business Analysis
8 55 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 54 (14.03%) SQL
10 53 (13.77%) Test Scripting
11 44 (11.43%) Security Cleared
12 42 (10.91%) .NET
12 42 (10.91%) MS Excel
13 39 (10.13%) User Stories
14 37 (9.61%) User Acceptance Testing
15 34 (8.83%) CRM
15 34 (8.83%) XML
16 33 (8.57%) Java
16 33 (8.57%) SC Cleared
17 32 (8.31%) SDLC
17 32 (8.31%) Telecoms
18 31 (8.05%) SAP
18 31 (8.05%) QA
19 30 (7.79%) C#
19 30 (7.79%) Migration
20 29 (7.53%) MS Project
20 29 (7.53%) MS Visio
21 28 (7.27%) SQL Server
22 27 (7.01%) Oracle

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 11 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
3 7 (1.82%) CMS
4 5 (1.30%) Documentum
4 5 (1.30%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.52%) SAS
5 2 (0.52%) JBoss
5 2 (0.52%) Apache
5 2 (0.52%) Smallworld
5 2 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.52%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.26%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.26%) Lync
6 1 (0.26%) LiveCycle
6 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.26%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (10.91%) MS Excel
2 29 (7.53%) MS Project
2 29 (7.53%) MS Visio
3 22 (5.71%) MS Office
4 11 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.78%) Open Workbench
6 1 (0.26%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 11 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.56%) Primavera
3 5 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (1.30%) SAP BCA
4 2 (0.52%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.26%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.26%) SAP PSCD
5 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.26%) Agresso
5 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.78%) SaaS
1 3 (0.78%) Force.com
2 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.52%) Office 365
3 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.60%) Internet
2 3 (0.78%) NAS
3 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.52%) LAN
3 2 (0.52%) WAN
3 2 (0.52%) Firewall
3 2 (0.52%) Telepresence
4 1 (0.26%) WebEx
4 1 (0.26%) SMTP
4 1 (0.26%) DMZ
4 1 (0.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (7.27%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.90%) Relational Database
3 10 (2.60%) SAP BW
3 10 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.56%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.30%) Data Mining
8 3 (0.78%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.52%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.26%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (0.26%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.26%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 16 (4.16%) Visual Studio
2 14 (3.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (3.12%) Cucumber
3 12 (3.12%) Selenium
4 10 (2.60%) JIRA
5 9 (2.34%) Subversion
6 7 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.82%) QuickTest Pro
7 6 (1.56%) Jenkins
8 4 (1.04%) ClearCase
8 4 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
8 4 (1.04%) CA Gen
9 3 (0.78%) WebDriver
9 3 (0.78%) JMeter
10 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
10 2 (0.52%) MorphX
11 1 (0.26%) Maven
11 1 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
11 1 (0.26%) eggPlant
11 1 (0.26%) NeoLoad
General
1 120 (31.17%) Finance
2 32 (8.31%) Telecoms
3 25 (6.49%) Publishing
4 16 (4.16%) Retail
5 13 (3.38%) Marketing
6 10 (2.60%) German Language
7 8 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.08%) Automotive
8 7 (1.82%) Banking
9 6 (1.56%) Advertising
9 6 (1.56%) Back Office
10 5 (1.30%) Electronics
10 5 (1.30%) Legal
10 5 (1.30%) Military
11 4 (1.04%) Billing
12 3 (0.78%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.78%) Games
13 1 (0.26%) Front Office
13 1 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 163 (42.34%) Analyst
2 101 (26.23%) Project Manager
3 91 (23.64%) Business Analyst
4 55 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 20 (5.19%) Developer
6 18 (4.68%) Test Leader
6 18 (4.68%) Agile Business Analyst
7 17 (4.42%) Agile Project Manager
7 17 (4.42%) ScrumMaster
8 11 (2.86%) Consultant
9 10 (2.60%) Senior Manager
9 10 (2.60%) Architect
9 10 (2.60%) Senior Project Manager
9 10 (2.60%) Delivery Manager
10 9 (2.34%) IT Project Manager
11 8 (2.08%) .NET Developer
11 8 (2.08%) Applications Support
11 8 (2.08%) Test Manager
11 8 (2.08%) Programme Manager
11 8 (2.08%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (10.91%) .NET
2 34 (8.83%) XML
3 16 (4.16%) Web Services
4 13 (3.38%) ASP.NET
5 12 (3.12%) CSS
5 12 (3.12%) HTML
5 12 (3.12%) Gherkin
6 11 (2.86%) jQuery
6 11 (2.86%) WPF
7 7 (1.82%) AngularJS
8 6 (1.56%) J2EE
8 6 (1.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (1.30%) .NET Framework
9 5 (1.30%) Middleware
10 4 (1.04%) Oracle Fusion
10 4 (1.04%) HTML5
10 4 (1.04%) Entity Framework
10 4 (1.04%) Velocity
11 3 (0.78%) WCF
11 3 (0.78%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (4.16%) User Experience
3 12 (3.12%) PMI
3 12 (3.12%) Mobile App
4 6 (1.56%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.30%) PKI
5 5 (1.30%) DTV
6 4 (1.04%) Economics
7 3 (0.78%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (0.78%) Cryptography
7 3 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (0.78%) Video Editing
7 3 (0.78%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.52%) GIS
8 2 (0.52%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.52%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.52%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.52%) Reference Data
8 2 (0.52%) Statistics
9 1 (0.26%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.97%) Windows
2 11 (2.86%) UNIX
3 6 (1.56%) Linux
4 3 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.52%) Windows NT
5 2 (0.52%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 313 (81.30%) Agile Software Development
2 115 (29.87%) Project Management
3 65 (16.88%) Scrum
4 63 (16.36%) Stakeholder Management
4 63 (16.36%) PRINCE2
5 57 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 53 (13.77%) Test Scripting
7 39 (10.13%) User Stories
8 37 (9.61%) User Acceptance Testing
9 34 (8.83%) CRM
10 32 (8.31%) SDLC
11 30 (7.79%) Migration
12 27 (7.01%) Data Modelling
12 27 (7.01%) Project Planning
13 26 (6.75%) Software Testing
14 25 (6.49%) V-Model
14 25 (6.49%) E-Commerce
14 25 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (5.45%) Change Management
15 21 (5.45%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (14.03%) SQL
2 33 (8.57%) Java
3 30 (7.79%) C#
4 16 (4.16%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.60%) C
6 7 (1.82%) PL/SQL
6 7 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.30%) Perl
8 4 (1.04%) VBScript
9 3 (0.78%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.78%) Apex Code
9 3 (0.78%) VB
10 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.52%) VBA
10 2 (0.52%) R
10 2 (0.52%) X++
11 1 (0.26%) PeopleCode
11 1 (0.26%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.26%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 58 (15.06%) ISEB
2 44 (11.43%) Security Cleared
3 33 (8.57%) SC Cleared
4 25 (6.49%) Degree
5 19 (4.94%) PMI Certification
6 17 (4.42%) PMP
7 12 (3.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 11 (2.86%) ISTQB
9 9 (2.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 6 (1.56%) APMP
12 4 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 3 (0.78%) HND
14 2 (0.52%) CISSP
14 2 (0.52%) CISM
14 2 (0.52%) IIBA
15 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.05%) QA
2 2 (0.52%) SLA
2 2 (0.52%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.26%) Basel II
3 1 (0.26%) GAAP
System Software
1 6 (1.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.52%) vSphere
3 1 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (6.23%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.04%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.52%) MOM
4 1 (0.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 55 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 31 (8.05%) SAP
3 27 (7.01%) Oracle
4 10 (2.60%) Business Objects
5 8 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.82%) Cognos
7 6 (1.56%) Twitter
8 5 (1.30%) HP
8 5 (1.30%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.04%) webMethods
9 4 (1.04%) Informatica
9 4 (1.04%) BEA
9 4 (1.04%) IBM
9 4 (1.04%) Pega
9 4 (1.04%) Planview
10 3 (0.78%) VMware
10 3 (0.78%) CA
10 3 (0.78%) PeopleSoft
11 2 (0.52%) Apple
11 2 (0.52%) Baan
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