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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 60 46 42
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 11 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.96% 2.12% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.27% 2.86% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 4 2
Average daily rate £190 £381 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.16% +17.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £384
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +6.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £17.66 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+197.28% -77.21%
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
484 384 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 86.43% 73.85% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 267 189
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £447 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 10
Average hourly rate £47.29 £22.50 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.17% +30.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £66.00 £31.30 £105.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 February 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -6 11 £190 -50.96% 1
Waterfall
Wales

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (73.33%) SQL
3 10 (66.67%) V-Model
4 9 (60.00%) ISTQB
4 9 (60.00%) Manual Testing
4 9 (60.00%) Finance
4 9 (60.00%) ISEB
5 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (26.67%) Maven
6 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
6 3 (20.00%) Middleware
6 3 (20.00%) Java
6 3 (20.00%) J2EE
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) JBoss
6 3 (20.00%) Apache
6 3 (20.00%) HTTP
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) DNS
6 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (20.00%) JVM Tuning
6 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
6 3 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
7 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
7 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
1 3 (20.00%) JBoss
2 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) HTTP
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Jenkins
1 4 (26.67%) Maven
2 3 (20.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Analyst
2 10 (66.67%) Test Analyst
3 9 (60.00%) SQL Analyst
3 9 (60.00%) Tester
4 5 (33.33%) Excel Analyst
5 3 (20.00%) Middleware Analyst
6 2 (13.33%) Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Java Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Android Developer
7 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
7 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) J2EE
1 3 (20.00%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Hibernate
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (66.67%) V-Model
3 9 (60.00%) Manual Testing
4 3 (20.00%) JVM Tuning
4 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Migration
5 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (6.67%) Android Development
6 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.67%) Defect Tracking
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
6 1 (6.67%) Multithreading
6 1 (6.67%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Software Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (6.67%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.67%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (60.00%) ISEB
1 9 (60.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Red Hat
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