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 18 January 2017 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
England / South East
Rank 112 82 99
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +17
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 132 198 176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.80% 2.36% 1.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 2.95% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 126 102
Median daily rate £445 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.87% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £520 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £52.56 £12.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +310.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +133.33%

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
5882 6705 7068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.39% 80.01% 77.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3459 4007 3902
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 206 289 242
Median hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £60.85 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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 -11 40 £420 +10.39% 8
Surrey +7 28 £538 +27.97% 1
Hampshire -6 22 £438 +25.00% 9
Buckinghamshire +2 11 £400 +33.33% 3
West Sussex +2 11 £400 -4.19% 4
Oxfordshire -10 10 £500 -3.84% 2
Middlesex +6 3 £525 -
East Sussex +2 3 £850 +161.53% 2
Kent -8 1 - - 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 284 (88.47%) Agile Software Development
2 89 (27.73%) Finance
3 74 (23.05%) Project Management
4 71 (22.12%) SDLC
5 65 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 65 (20.25%) Scrum
6 56 (17.45%) Oracle
7 52 (16.20%) Java
8 50 (15.58%) SQL
9 49 (15.26%) JIRA
10 47 (14.64%) ITIL
11 39 (12.15%) PRINCE2
12 38 (11.84%) Business Analysis
13 36 (11.21%) Security Cleared
14 32 (9.97%) Microsoft
14 32 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
15 28 (8.72%) PL/SQL
15 28 (8.72%) Web Services
16 27 (8.41%) Telecoms
16 27 (8.41%) SC Cleared
17 26 (8.10%) Migration
18 25 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
18 25 (7.79%) Selenium
19 24 (7.48%) JavaScript
20 23 (7.17%) .NET
21 22 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
22 21 (6.54%) Spring
22 21 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
22 21 (6.54%) Hibernate
22 21 (6.54%) ERP

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 20 (6.23%) Confluence
2 14 (4.36%) Tomcat
3 13 (4.05%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.74%) JBoss
5 11 (3.43%) Apache
6 7 (2.18%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 6 (1.87%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.56%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (1.25%) CMS
9 4 (1.25%) nginx
9 4 (1.25%) SAP Portal
10 3 (0.93%) IIS
10 3 (0.93%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
11 2 (0.62%) Drupal
11 2 (0.62%) MS Project Server
12 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (5.30%) MS Office
2 15 (4.67%) MS Visio
3 13 (4.05%) MS Excel
3 13 (4.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.18%) MS Project
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.36%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.56%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 5 (1.56%) SAP PSCD
3 3 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.62%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.31%) HFM
5 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.31%) Primavera
5 1 (0.31%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.31%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.31%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.56%) SaaS
2 2 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.18%) HTTP
2 6 (1.87%) Firewall
3 4 (1.25%) LDAP
3 4 (1.25%) VoIP
4 3 (0.93%) DMZ
4 3 (0.93%) Internet
4 3 (0.93%) MVNO
4 3 (0.93%) RTP
4 3 (0.93%) VLAN
5 2 (0.62%) SMTP
6 1 (0.31%) GSM
6 1 (0.31%) LTE
6 1 (0.31%) Network Security
6 1 (0.31%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.31%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (4.36%) PostgreSQL
2 12 (3.74%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.12%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.49%) MySQL
4 8 (2.49%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (1.25%) Data Mart
6 4 (1.25%) RDBMS
6 4 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.93%) Cognos Framework Manager
7 3 (0.93%) MS Access
7 3 (0.93%) Oracle OWB
8 2 (0.62%) Big Data
8 2 (0.62%) HeidiSQL
8 2 (0.62%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.62%) PowerCenter
8 2 (0.62%) Redis
8 2 (0.62%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 49 (15.26%) JIRA
2 25 (7.79%) Selenium
3 20 (6.23%) JUnit
4 18 (5.61%) Jenkins
5 16 (4.98%) Subversion
6 14 (4.36%) Cucumber
7 12 (3.74%) Git (software)
8 11 (3.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 10 (3.12%) Gradle
10 9 (2.80%) Artifactory
11 8 (2.49%) Maven
11 8 (2.49%) Visual Studio
12 7 (2.18%) Checkstyle
12 7 (2.18%) Eclipse
12 7 (2.18%) FindBugs
13 6 (1.87%) SoapUI
13 6 (1.87%) Sonatype Nexus
13 6 (1.87%) Toad
14 5 (1.56%) JMeter
14 5 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 89 (27.73%) Finance
2 27 (8.41%) Telecoms
3 20 (6.23%) Retail
4 11 (3.43%) Banking
5 9 (2.80%) Legal
5 9 (2.80%) Marketing
6 6 (1.87%) Publishing
7 5 (1.56%) Automotive
8 4 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.62%) Advertising
9 2 (0.62%) Electronics
9 2 (0.62%) German Language
10 1 (0.31%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 93 (28.97%) Analyst
2 72 (22.43%) Project Manager
3 64 (19.94%) Business Analyst
4 60 (18.69%) Developer
5 22 (6.85%) Java Developer
6 17 (5.30%) Scrum Master
7 16 (4.98%) Development Manager
8 13 (4.05%) Architect
8 13 (4.05%) Data Migration Lead
8 13 (4.05%) IT Manager
9 12 (3.74%) Senior Manager
9 12 (3.74%) Senior Project Manager
10 11 (3.43%) Software Manager
11 10 (3.12%) Agile Project Manager
11 10 (3.12%) C# Developer
11 10 (3.12%) Development Project Manager
11 10 (3.12%) Software Project Manager
12 9 (2.80%) Delivery Manager
12 9 (2.80%) SC Cleared Java Developer
12 9 (2.80%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.72%) Web Services
2 23 (7.17%) .NET
3 21 (6.54%) Hibernate
3 21 (6.54%) Spring
4 20 (6.23%) XML
5 16 (4.98%) HTML
6 14 (4.36%) jQuery
7 12 (3.74%) CSS
8 10 (3.12%) AngularJS
9 9 (2.80%) ActiveMQ
9 9 (2.80%) Apache Camel
9 9 (2.80%) SOAP
10 8 (2.49%) HTML5
10 8 (2.49%) J2EE
10 8 (2.49%) REST
11 7 (2.18%) NHibernate
12 6 (1.87%) CSS3
12 6 (1.87%) JMS
12 6 (1.87%) Node.js
13 5 (1.56%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 32 (9.97%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.67%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.05%) Data Conversion
4 7 (2.18%) User Experience
5 5 (1.56%) Computer Science
5 5 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
5 5 (1.56%) PMI
5 5 (1.56%) Smart Meter
6 4 (1.25%) Algorithms
6 4 (1.25%) Data Centre
6 4 (1.25%) IVR
6 4 (1.25%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.93%) PKI
8 2 (0.62%) CESG
8 2 (0.62%) Learning Management System
8 2 (0.62%) Life Science
8 2 (0.62%) NHS
8 2 (0.62%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.31%) Fintech
9 1 (0.31%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 20 (6.23%) Linux
2 17 (5.30%) Unix
3 10 (3.12%) Windows
4 5 (1.56%) AIX
5 4 (1.25%) Android
5 4 (1.25%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.62%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.31%) Solaris
8 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (88.47%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (23.05%) Project Management
3 71 (22.12%) SDLC
4 65 (20.25%) Scrum
4 65 (20.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 47 (14.64%) ITIL
6 39 (12.15%) PRINCE2
7 38 (11.84%) Business Analysis
8 26 (8.10%) Migration
9 25 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
10 22 (6.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 21 (6.54%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (6.54%) ERP
12 20 (6.23%) Change Management
13 19 (5.92%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (5.92%) Data Protection
13 19 (5.92%) User Stories
14 18 (5.61%) Data Migration
14 18 (5.61%) Kanban
14 18 (5.61%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 52 (16.20%) Java
2 50 (15.58%) SQL
3 28 (8.72%) PL/SQL
4 24 (7.48%) JavaScript
5 16 (4.98%) C#
6 7 (2.18%) PHP
7 6 (1.87%) C
7 6 (1.87%) Python
7 6 (1.87%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.56%) ABAP
8 5 (1.56%) Perl
8 5 (1.56%) Shell Script
8 5 (1.56%) VB
9 4 (1.25%) VB6
10 3 (0.93%) VBA
11 1 (0.31%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.31%) Ruby
11 1 (0.31%) VBScript
11 1 (0.31%) XAML
11 1 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 36 (11.21%) Security Cleared
2 27 (8.41%) SC Cleared
3 19 (5.92%) ISEB
4 13 (4.05%) Degree
5 12 (3.74%) ISTQB
6 9 (2.80%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (2.80%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.56%) DV Cleared
7 5 (1.56%) PMP
7 5 (1.56%) Sun Certification
8 4 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.93%) APMP
9 3 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.93%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.31%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.31%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.31%) PgMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.23%) QA
2 5 (1.56%) SLA
3 2 (0.62%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.31%) MiFID
4 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (2.49%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.25%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (0.93%) Docker
3 3 (0.93%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (2.80%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.93%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.31%) Ansible
4 1 (0.31%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.31%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 56 (17.45%) Oracle
2 32 (9.97%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.92%) SAP
4 9 (2.80%) HP
5 8 (2.49%) ServiceNow
6 7 (2.18%) Genesys
6 7 (2.18%) Informatica
7 6 (1.87%) Adobe
7 6 (1.87%) webMethods
8 5 (1.56%) Cognos
9 4 (1.25%) Avaya
9 4 (1.25%) KANA
9 4 (1.25%) Pega
9 4 (1.25%) Symantec
10 3 (0.93%) Google
10 3 (0.93%) IBM
10 3 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.62%) BEA
11 2 (0.62%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.62%) Red Hat
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