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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 40 73 55
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -18
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 13 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.56% 0.44% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.09% 0.52% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Median daily rate £350 £450 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +32.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £350 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £450 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £30.16 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -47.54%
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
421 572 437
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 83.04% 83.02% 76.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 443 326
Median daily rate £400 £365 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £255 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 19 5
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -54.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.39 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £58.50 £67.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +28.15%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +28 7 £338 -12.90% 1
Bridgend -3 2 - -
Newport - 1 £350 - 2
Waterfall
Wales

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 10 (43.48%) SQL
3 9 (39.13%) JIRA
3 9 (39.13%) Finance
4 6 (26.09%) QA
5 5 (21.74%) Oracle
5 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
6 4 (17.39%) BDD
6 4 (17.39%) ETL
6 4 (17.39%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (17.39%) Selenium
6 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Teradata
7 3 (13.04%) JMeter
7 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
7 3 (13.04%) HP
7 3 (13.04%) Informatica
7 3 (13.04%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (13.04%) SAP
7 3 (13.04%) C#
7 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
7 3 (13.04%) Web Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (13.04%) Coaching
7 3 (13.04%) JIRA Agile

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%) Confluence
1 2 (8.70%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) HTTP
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%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (4.35%) SAS EBI
2 1 (4.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) JIRA
2 4 (17.39%) Selenium
3 3 (13.04%) JIRA Agile
3 3 (13.04%) JMeter
3 3 (13.04%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
4 2 (8.70%) SoapUI
5 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 9 (39.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Test Analyst
3 5 (21.74%) Tester
4 4 (17.39%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Coach
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Scrum Master
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Test Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Manual Test Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum Master
6 2 (8.70%) Test Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Agile Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) SAS BI Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SAS ETL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Selenium Test Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Software Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
1 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
1 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
1 2 (8.70%) JSON
1 2 (8.70%) Velocity
1 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (8.70%) Virtual Team
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) Automation Testing
3 4 (17.39%) BDD
3 4 (17.39%) ETL
3 4 (17.39%) Regression Testing
3 4 (17.39%) Scrum
3 4 (17.39%) Software Testing
3 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analysis
4 3 (13.04%) Coaching
4 3 (13.04%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Performance Testing
4 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
4 3 (13.04%) Web Testing
5 2 (8.70%) DevOps
5 2 (8.70%) Exploratory Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Functional Testing
5 2 (8.70%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) ISEB
1 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) CBAP
2 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) QA
2 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Guidewire
2 3 (13.04%) HP
2 3 (13.04%) Informatica
2 3 (13.04%) MicroStrategy
2 3 (13.04%) SAP
2 3 (13.04%) Teradata
3 2 (8.70%) Rally
4 1 (4.35%) Microsoft