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 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
England / South East
Rank 89 98 95
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 181 194 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 2.39% 2.23% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 2.74% 2.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 133 125
Median daily rate £443 £411 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -0.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £538 £531
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £404 £410
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £12.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +309.51%
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
6141 7080 7693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 80.96% 81.27% 79.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3644 4376 4221
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 274 253
Median hourly rate £30.00 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.87 £60.62 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

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 February 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 25 February 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
Surrey -6 47 £475 +11.76% 13
Berkshire -1 36 £416 +9.40% 5
Hampshire +3 31 £418 +7.05% 5
Oxfordshire +14 25 £475 -8.65% 7
West Sussex +8 20 £545 +36.25% 3
Buckinghamshire -7 11 £413 +37.58% 1
East Sussex +5 4 £950 +130.30% 3
Kent -12 3 £650 +85.71%
Middlesex - 3 £525 -
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 305 (93.27%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (30.58%) SDLC
3 81 (24.77%) Finance
4 74 (22.63%) Oracle
5 65 (19.88%) Java
5 65 (19.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 63 (19.27%) Project Management
7 60 (18.35%) SQL
8 54 (16.51%) Scrum
8 54 (16.51%) Linux
9 49 (14.98%) JavaScript
10 48 (14.68%) JIRA
11 46 (14.07%) HTML
12 45 (13.76%) Unix
12 45 (13.76%) Degree
13 44 (13.46%) ITIL
14 38 (11.62%) Business Analysis
15 35 (10.70%) PL/SQL
16 32 (9.79%) PRINCE2
16 32 (9.79%) ISEB
17 31 (9.48%) Configuration Management
17 31 (9.48%) Requirements Analysis
18 30 (9.17%) Open Source
18 30 (9.17%) Tomcat
19 28 (8.56%) Jenkins
20 27 (8.26%) User Stories
20 27 (8.26%) Web Services
20 27 (8.26%) Migration
20 27 (8.26%) Security Cleared
21 26 (7.95%) C

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 30 (9.17%) Tomcat
2 24 (7.34%) Apache
3 23 (7.03%) Confluence
4 20 (6.12%) nginx
5 18 (5.50%) WebLogic
6 15 (4.59%) JBoss
7 8 (2.45%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.22%) CMS
8 4 (1.22%) SAP Portal
9 3 (0.92%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 3 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
10 2 (0.61%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.61%) Drupal
10 2 (0.61%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.61%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.31%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.31%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.31%) IIS
11 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (4.59%) MS Office
2 11 (3.36%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.45%) MS Project
3 8 (2.45%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (2.45%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.53%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (1.22%) SAP PSCD
4 2 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (0.61%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.31%) HFM
5 1 (0.31%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.31%) Primavera
5 1 (0.31%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.31%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.98%) SaaS
2 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.31%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.83%) SSL
2 5 (1.53%) Firewall
3 4 (1.22%) VoIP
4 3 (0.92%) DMZ
4 3 (0.92%) HTTP
4 3 (0.92%) MVNO
4 3 (0.92%) RTP
5 2 (0.61%) SMTP
5 2 (0.61%) VLAN
6 1 (0.31%) GSM
6 1 (0.31%) LDAP
6 1 (0.31%) LTE
6 1 (0.31%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (0.31%) SAN
6 1 (0.31%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.42%) Oracle Database
2 19 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (5.50%) Relational Database
4 17 (5.20%) SQLPlus
5 16 (4.89%) RDBMS
6 12 (3.67%) SQL Server
7 7 (2.14%) MySQL
8 6 (1.83%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (1.53%) Big Data
9 5 (1.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (1.22%) Data Mart
10 4 (1.22%) Oracle BI EE
10 4 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.92%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
11 3 (0.92%) Oracle OWB
11 3 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 48 (14.68%) JIRA
2 28 (8.56%) Jenkins
3 22 (6.73%) Git (software)
4 18 (5.50%) ProC
5 16 (4.89%) Selenium
6 14 (4.28%) JUnit
7 12 (3.67%) Maven
8 9 (2.75%) Subversion
9 6 (1.83%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.83%) Eclipse
9 6 (1.83%) Sonatype Nexus
9 6 (1.83%) Toad
10 5 (1.53%) Artifactory
10 5 (1.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.53%) Gradle
10 5 (1.53%) Robot Framework
11 4 (1.22%) Mockito
11 4 (1.22%) WebDriver
12 3 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
12 3 (0.92%) TeamCity
General
1 81 (24.77%) Finance
2 24 (7.34%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.20%) Retail
4 16 (4.89%) Banking
5 13 (3.98%) Publishing
6 6 (1.83%) Legal
7 5 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 4 (1.22%) Automotive
8 4 (1.22%) Marketing
9 2 (0.61%) Advertising
9 2 (0.61%) German Language
10 1 (0.31%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.31%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 76 (23.24%) Developer
2 73 (22.32%) Analyst
3 65 (19.88%) Project Manager
4 55 (16.82%) Business Analyst
5 30 (9.17%) Architect
6 21 (6.42%) Java Developer
7 19 (5.81%) Oracle Architect
8 18 (5.50%) Oracle Developer
9 17 (5.20%) Development Manager
9 17 (5.20%) SQL Developer
10 16 (4.89%) Scrum Master
11 15 (4.59%) PL/SQL Developer
12 12 (3.67%) Test Manager
13 11 (3.36%) Agile Project Manager
13 11 (3.36%) IT Manager
13 11 (3.36%) Test Analyst
14 10 (3.06%) Development Project Manager
14 10 (3.06%) Unix Architect
15 9 (2.75%) Software Project Manager
15 9 (2.75%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (14.07%) HTML
2 27 (8.26%) Web Services
3 23 (7.03%) .NET
3 23 (7.03%) jQuery
4 20 (6.12%) Spring
5 17 (5.20%) HTML5
6 12 (3.67%) Hibernate
6 12 (3.67%) XML
7 10 (3.06%) CSS
7 10 (3.06%) SOAP
7 10 (3.06%) Spring Boot
8 9 (2.75%) AngularJS
8 9 (2.75%) RESTful
9 8 (2.45%) JSON
10 7 (2.14%) REST
11 6 (1.83%) Dropwizard
12 5 (1.53%) ActiveMQ
12 5 (1.53%) Apache Camel
12 5 (1.53%) Java EE
12 5 (1.53%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (7.34%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.36%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.14%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.14%) User Experience
4 4 (1.22%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
4 4 (1.22%) Smart Meter
5 3 (0.92%) Data Structures
5 3 (0.92%) PKI
5 3 (0.92%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.61%) CESG
6 2 (0.61%) IVR
6 2 (0.61%) Learning Management System
6 2 (0.61%) Life Science
6 2 (0.61%) NHS
6 2 (0.61%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.31%) AS400
7 1 (0.31%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.31%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.31%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 54 (16.51%) Linux
2 45 (13.76%) Unix
3 25 (7.65%) AIX
4 13 (3.98%) Windows
5 5 (1.53%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.61%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.31%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 305 (93.27%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (30.58%) SDLC
3 65 (19.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 63 (19.27%) Project Management
5 54 (16.51%) Scrum
6 44 (13.46%) ITIL
7 38 (11.62%) Business Analysis
8 32 (9.79%) PRINCE2
9 31 (9.48%) Configuration Management
9 31 (9.48%) Requirements Analysis
10 30 (9.17%) Open Source
11 27 (8.26%) Migration
11 27 (8.26%) User Stories
12 26 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
13 22 (6.73%) Performance Tuning
14 21 (6.42%) User Acceptance Testing
15 19 (5.81%) Change Management
16 18 (5.50%) E-Commerce
17 17 (5.20%) Service Management
18 15 (4.59%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 65 (19.88%) Java
2 60 (18.35%) SQL
3 49 (14.98%) JavaScript
4 35 (10.70%) PL/SQL
5 26 (7.95%) C
6 23 (7.03%) Python
7 20 (6.12%) PHP
8 18 (5.50%) Perl
9 17 (5.20%) Shell Script
10 12 (3.67%) C#
11 4 (1.22%) ABAP
12 3 (0.92%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.61%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.61%) C++
13 2 (0.61%) VB
14 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.31%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.31%) VBA
14 1 (0.31%) VBScript
14 1 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 45 (13.76%) Degree
2 32 (9.79%) ISEB
3 27 (8.26%) Security Cleared
4 20 (6.12%) SC Cleared
5 14 (4.28%) ISTQB
5 14 (4.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 6 (1.83%) PMI Certification
7 5 (1.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.53%) Sun Certification
8 4 (1.22%) PMP
9 3 (0.92%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 3 (0.92%) PgMP
9 3 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.61%) APMP
10 2 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.67%) QA
2 7 (2.14%) PMO
3 4 (1.22%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.22%) SLA
4 3 (0.92%) GDPR
5 2 (0.61%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (5.50%) Docker
2 5 (1.53%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.92%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.31%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.31%) HDFS
4 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.31%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.83%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.92%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.31%) Ansible
4 1 (0.31%) Hadoop YARN
4 1 (0.31%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.31%) Perfmon
4 1 (0.31%) Puppet
Vendors
1 74 (22.63%) Oracle
2 23 (7.03%) Microsoft
3 15 (4.59%) SAP
4 14 (4.28%) HP
5 10 (3.06%) ServiceNow
6 8 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.53%) Adobe
7 5 (1.53%) Cognos
8 4 (1.22%) Genesys
8 4 (1.22%) Informatica
8 4 (1.22%) Symantec
8 4 (1.22%) webMethods
9 3 (0.92%) CA
9 3 (0.92%) Google
9 3 (0.92%) hybris
9 3 (0.92%) Pega
9 3 (0.92%) Remedy
9 3 (0.92%) Talend
10 2 (0.61%) Guidewire
10 2 (0.61%) T-Plan
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