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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 89 99 106
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 210 203 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.37% 2.12% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.65% 2.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 125 114
Median daily rate £406 £400 £411
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £12.82 £61.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -78.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -46.72%
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
7216 7648 6946
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 81.45% 79.97% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4365 4548 3823
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 £290 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 259 246 251
Median hourly rate £39.50 £24.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.58% -4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.82 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +32 71 £379 +5.87% 10
Hampshire -15 43 £335 +5.09% 6
Surrey +6 34 £475 +6.74% 4
Buckinghamshire +3 22 £425 +2.40% 9
West Sussex -6 18 £550 +29.41% 4
Oxfordshire +12 14 £450 +12.50% 1
Kent +9 3 £288 +43.75%
East Sussex +2 3 £450 +7.14% 1
Middlesex -3 1 £450 +4.65%
Sussex - 1 - -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 358 (78.34%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (23.85%) SQL
3 108 (23.63%) Finance
4 90 (19.69%) PRINCE2
5 88 (19.26%) Scrum
6 78 (17.07%) SDLC
7 76 (16.63%) Project Management
8 71 (15.54%) Stakeholder Management
9 62 (13.57%) Oracle
10 61 (13.35%) JIRA
11 55 (12.04%) .NET
11 55 (12.04%) JavaScript
12 53 (11.60%) XML
12 53 (11.60%) Telecoms
13 51 (11.16%) Data Protection
14 49 (10.72%) TDD
15 47 (10.28%) Business Analysis
16 46 (10.07%) HTML
17 45 (9.85%) Java
17 45 (9.85%) Microsoft
18 44 (9.63%) C#
19 42 (9.19%) SQL Server
19 42 (9.19%) CSS
19 42 (9.19%) MS Visio
20 41 (8.97%) Web Development
21 39 (8.53%) Programme Management
22 38 (8.32%) jQuery
22 38 (8.32%) Security Cleared
23 37 (8.10%) V-Model
24 36 (7.88%) 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 24 (5.25%) IIS
2 19 (4.16%) Tomcat
3 18 (3.94%) SharePoint
4 15 (3.28%) Confluence
5 13 (2.84%) Apache
5 13 (2.84%) JBoss
6 9 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.09%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.88%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 3 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.44%) CMS
10 2 (0.44%) SAS
11 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.22%) K2 blackpearl
11 1 (0.22%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.22%) nginx
11 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.22%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 42 (9.19%) MS Visio
2 22 (4.81%) MS Excel
3 18 (3.94%) MS Office
4 14 (3.06%) MS Project
5 10 (2.19%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 17 (3.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.88%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (0.88%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (0.66%) Infor SunSystems
4 3 (0.66%) SAP CRM
4 3 (0.66%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.66%) SAP PSCD
5 2 (0.44%) Maximo
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.44%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.22%) Magento
6 1 (0.22%) Primavera
6 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.66%) Office 365
3 2 (0.44%) Force.com
3 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
3 2 (0.44%) Trello
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.22%) CloudBees
4 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.63%) VLAN
2 8 (1.75%) Firewall
2 8 (1.75%) IPv6
2 8 (1.75%) ZigBee
3 6 (1.31%) HTTP
4 5 (1.09%) OpenLDAP
4 5 (1.09%) SSL
4 5 (1.09%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.88%) DNS
5 4 (0.88%) SNMP
6 3 (0.66%) 802.15
6 3 (0.66%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.66%) SAN
6 3 (0.66%) VoIP
7 2 (0.44%) Internet
7 2 (0.44%) LAN
7 2 (0.44%) Network Security
7 2 (0.44%) WAN
8 1 (0.22%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.22%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (9.19%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.72%) PostgreSQL
3 14 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 13 (2.84%) MS Access
5 11 (2.41%) Oracle Database
6 10 (2.19%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (1.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.88%) Data Mart
9 4 (0.88%) DataStage
9 4 (0.88%) OLAP
10 3 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.66%) Qlik Sense
10 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.44%) Big Data
11 2 (0.44%) DB2
11 2 (0.44%) MySQL
11 2 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.44%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 61 (13.35%) JIRA
2 31 (6.78%) Subversion
3 27 (5.91%) Selenium
4 26 (5.69%) Visual Studio
5 20 (4.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (3.94%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.84%) JUnit
8 12 (2.63%) Gradle
8 12 (2.63%) WebDriver
9 11 (2.41%) Artifactory
9 11 (2.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (2.41%) Checkstyle
9 11 (2.41%) FindBugs
10 10 (2.19%) Jenkins
11 9 (1.97%) Toad
12 6 (1.31%) HP UFT
12 6 (1.31%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.09%) SpecFlow
13 5 (1.09%) TeamCity
14 4 (0.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 108 (23.63%) Finance
2 53 (11.60%) Telecoms
3 25 (5.47%) Banking
4 23 (5.03%) Marketing
5 18 (3.94%) Manufacturing
6 17 (3.72%) Electronics
7 15 (3.28%) Retail
8 7 (1.53%) Automotive
9 3 (0.66%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.66%) Legal
10 2 (0.44%) Advertising
10 2 (0.44%) Billing
10 2 (0.44%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.44%) Publishing
11 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Front Office
11 1 (0.22%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 151 (33.04%) Analyst
2 101 (22.10%) Business Analyst
3 92 (20.13%) Project Manager
4 77 (16.85%) Developer
5 32 (7.00%) Systems Analyst
6 28 (6.13%) Test Analyst
7 25 (5.47%) .NET Developer
8 24 (5.25%) C# Developer
9 20 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 18 (3.94%) ASP Developer
10 18 (3.94%) Business Systems Analyst
10 18 (3.94%) Financial Analyst
11 16 (3.50%) Architect
11 16 (3.50%) C# .NET Developer
11 16 (3.50%) IT Manager
11 16 (3.50%) Security Manager
12 15 (3.28%) Digital Project Manager
12 15 (3.28%) Finance Business Analyst
12 15 (3.28%) Tester
13 14 (3.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (12.04%) .NET
2 53 (11.60%) XML
3 46 (10.07%) HTML
4 42 (9.19%) CSS
5 38 (8.32%) jQuery
6 30 (6.56%) HTML5
7 28 (6.13%) ASP.NET
8 27 (5.91%) CSS3
9 24 (5.25%) .NET Framework
10 23 (5.03%) Entity Framework
11 22 (4.81%) Classic ASP
12 21 (4.60%) DCOM
13 20 (4.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 20 (4.38%) Web Services
14 19 (4.16%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 17 (3.72%) ActiveMQ
16 15 (3.28%) Spring
16 15 (3.28%) XHTML
17 14 (3.06%) ASP.NET Web API
18 13 (2.84%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 29 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (6.13%) Smart Meter
3 17 (3.72%) Cryptography
3 17 (3.72%) PKI
4 13 (2.84%) Management Information System
5 9 (1.97%) User Experience
6 8 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (1.31%) SWIFT
8 5 (1.09%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.09%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.09%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.88%) Data Extraction
9 4 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
9 4 (0.88%) FMCG
9 4 (0.88%) Reference Data
9 4 (0.88%) Smartcard
10 3 (0.66%) Cyberthreat
10 3 (0.66%) Data Integration
11 2 (0.44%) Data Conversion
11 2 (0.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.69%) Linux
2 25 (5.47%) Windows
3 21 (4.60%) Unix
4 6 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.88%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.44%) Solaris
6 2 (0.44%) Windows NT
6 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.22%) Android
7 1 (0.22%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.22%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) Debian
7 1 (0.22%) Fedora
7 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 358 (78.34%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (19.69%) PRINCE2
3 88 (19.26%) Scrum
4 78 (17.07%) SDLC
5 76 (16.63%) Project Management
6 71 (15.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 51 (11.16%) Data Protection
8 49 (10.72%) TDD
9 47 (10.28%) Business Analysis
10 41 (8.97%) Web Development
11 39 (8.53%) Programme Management
12 37 (8.10%) V-Model
13 36 (7.88%) E-Commerce
13 36 (7.88%) Kanban
14 34 (7.44%) MVC
14 34 (7.44%) Software Testing
14 34 (7.44%) User Acceptance Testing
15 33 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
16 31 (6.78%) Test Scripting
17 30 (6.56%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 109 (23.85%) SQL
2 55 (12.04%) JavaScript
3 45 (9.85%) Java
4 44 (9.63%) C#
5 32 (7.00%) T-SQL
6 28 (6.13%) VB
7 26 (5.69%) PL/SQL
8 25 (5.47%) VB6
9 12 (2.63%) VBA
10 9 (1.97%) C
11 6 (1.31%) Bash Shell
12 5 (1.09%) C++
12 5 (1.09%) Perl
12 5 (1.09%) VBScript
13 4 (0.88%) ABAP
13 4 (0.88%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.66%) PHP
15 2 (0.44%) PowerShell
15 2 (0.44%) Python
16 1 (0.22%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 38 (8.32%) Security Cleared
2 34 (7.44%) ISTQB
3 33 (7.22%) ISEB
4 32 (7.00%) SC Cleared
5 17 (3.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 16 (3.50%) Degree
7 12 (2.63%) PMP
8 8 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (1.53%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (0.88%) DV Cleared
12 3 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 2 (0.44%) CCNA
13 2 (0.44%) CISA
13 2 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.44%) CISM
13 2 (0.44%) CISSP
13 2 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
13 2 (0.44%) IISP
13 2 (0.44%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.47%) QA
2 7 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.53%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.31%) SLA
4 4 (0.88%) ISO27005
4 4 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.66%) SDET
6 2 (0.44%) ISAE 3402
6 2 (0.44%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.44%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.22%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 5 (1.09%) Docker
1 5 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
2 4 (0.88%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.22%) KVM
4 1 (0.22%) NFS
4 1 (0.22%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.22%) Postfix
4 1 (0.22%) qmail
4 1 (0.22%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.22%) Varnish
4 1 (0.22%) vSphere
4 1 (0.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 19 (4.16%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (1.75%) Puppet
3 5 (1.09%) Nagios
4 3 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.44%) Ansible
6 1 (0.22%) Bacula
6 1 (0.22%) Cacti
6 1 (0.22%) cPanel
6 1 (0.22%) Grafana
6 1 (0.22%) Graphite
6 1 (0.22%) Kibana
6 1 (0.22%) logstash
6 1 (0.22%) Netcool
6 1 (0.22%) Plesk
6 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.22%) Salt
6 1 (0.22%) Scalr
6 1 (0.22%) SCOM
6 1 (0.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 62 (13.57%) Oracle
2 45 (9.85%) Microsoft
3 35 (7.66%) SAP
4 24 (5.25%) HP
5 8 (1.75%) Bloomberg
5 8 (1.75%) Reuters
5 8 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.53%) VMware
7 6 (1.31%) Arqiva
7 6 (1.31%) IBM
7 6 (1.31%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.31%) Virgin Media
8 5 (1.09%) Cognos
8 5 (1.09%) Huawei
9 4 (0.88%) Adobe
9 4 (0.88%) Capita
9 4 (0.88%) Cisco
9 4 (0.88%) Informatica
9 4 (0.88%) Sun
9 4 (0.88%) Tellabs
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