The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
Wales / South Wales
Rank 41 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 10 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.10% 2.37% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.61% 2.78% 3.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 12 8
Median daily rate £375 £190 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% -51.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £190 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £349 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
383 432 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.46% 85.38% 73.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 329 270
Median daily rate £400 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £413 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 15 15
Median hourly rate £25.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.80% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £48.00 £29.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the South Wales region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the South Wales region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 23 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
Newport - 7 £375 - 1
Cardiff +3 4 £369 +94.07% 1
Waterfall
Wales

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 23 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 Wales region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 9 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 8 (33.33%) QA
3 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) Oracle
4 7 (29.17%) HP
4 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
5 6 (25.00%) Rational Performance Tester
5 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (25.00%) JMeter
5 6 (25.00%) ISEB
5 6 (25.00%) LoadRunner
5 6 (25.00%) RAD
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Java
6 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
6 5 (20.83%) JIRA
6 5 (20.83%) BDD
7 4 (16.67%) Groovy
7 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
7 4 (16.67%) Load Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) SOAP

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 3 (12.50%) Confluence
1 3 (12.50%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (8.33%) GIS
2 2 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Selenium
2 7 (29.17%) SoapUI
3 6 (25.00%) JMeter
3 6 (25.00%) LoadRunner
3 6 (25.00%) Rational Performance Tester
4 5 (20.83%) JIRA
5 3 (12.50%) Cucumber
5 3 (12.50%) HP UFT
5 3 (12.50%) The Grinder
5 3 (12.50%) WinRunner
6 2 (8.33%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Tester
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Test Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Performance Tester
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Performance Tester
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Tester
3 3 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Coach
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
4 2 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Performance Test Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Scrum Master
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) SOAP
2 3 (12.50%) J2EE
2 3 (12.50%) JSON
3 2 (8.33%) .NET
3 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.33%) Velocity
4 1 (4.17%) Middleware
4 1 (4.17%) Web Services
4 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) PMI
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (25.00%) RAD
4 6 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 5 (20.83%) BDD
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
6 4 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Automation Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Coaching
7 3 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Test Management
7 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
7 3 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) Java
3 4 (16.67%) Groovy
4 3 (12.50%) C
4 3 (12.50%) C#
4 3 (12.50%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) ISEB
2 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.50%) PMI Certification
4 3 (12.50%) PMP
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) HP
3 3 (12.50%) SAP
3 3 (12.50%) Siebel
4 2 (8.33%) ESRI
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