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 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 36 59 52
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 15 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.97% 0.33% 2.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 0.40% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 8
Median daily rate £338 £400 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +15.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £360 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £440 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £413 £403
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £18.91 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+99.62% -69.00%
Waterfall
Wales

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
397 495 508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 78.61% 81.01% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 281 380 352
Median daily rate £400 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.35% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 8
Median hourly rate £35.00 £13.70 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+155.47% -39.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £9.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.80 £22.50 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

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 30 July 2016.

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 30 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
Cardiff +19 10 £320 -28.88% 2
Newport +1 3 £350 -
Waterfall
Wales

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wales region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) Finance
3 7 (30.43%) SQL
4 6 (26.09%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) Matrix Management
5 5 (21.74%) JIRA
5 5 (21.74%) Programme Management
5 5 (21.74%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
6 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
6 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (17.39%) ETL
7 3 (13.04%) SAP
7 3 (13.04%) Informatica
7 3 (13.04%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (13.04%) Scrum
7 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) QA
7 3 (13.04%) Selenium
7 3 (13.04%) Web Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Guidewire
7 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
7 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (13.04%) Teradata
8 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
8 2 (8.70%) Defect Tracking
8 2 (8.70%) Rally

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 2 (8.70%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) Base SAS
2 1 (4.35%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.35%) OLAP
2 1 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.35%) SAS EBI
2 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) JIRA
2 3 (13.04%) Selenium
3 2 (8.70%) JMeter
4 1 (4.35%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (65.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Project Manager
3 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Tester
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Manual Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) ETL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Manual Tester
7 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) QA Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) SAS Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Matrix Management
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
3 5 (21.74%) Matrix Organization
3 5 (21.74%) Programme Management
4 4 (17.39%) ETL
4 4 (17.39%) PRINCE2
4 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Automation Testing
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
5 3 (13.04%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Web Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Defect Tracking
6 2 (8.70%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
6 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
6 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (8.70%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.70%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) CBAP
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) PMP
3 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Guidewire
1 3 (13.04%) Informatica
1 3 (13.04%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (13.04%) SAP
1 3 (13.04%) Teradata
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) Rally
3 1 (4.35%) HP
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle