The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 48 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 7 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.25% 0.31% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.73% 0.48% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate £375 £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
405 208 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 72.32% 64.40% 67.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 136 111
Average daily rate £400 £350 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 15
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.50 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.51% +2.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.20 £10.69 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £17.90 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Waterfall
Wales

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
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 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Newport -7 5 £375 - 1
Cardiff - 5 £375 - 5
Waterfall
Wales

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Scala
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) RAD
2 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) Welsh Language
4 1 (11.11%) QA
4 1 (11.11%) Selenium
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) V-Model
4 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (11.11%) Selenium
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Product Owner
3 2 (22.22%) Applications Support
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) J2EE
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 3 (33.33%) TDD
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Scrum
2 3 (33.33%) UML
2 3 (33.33%) RAD
2 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Supplier Management
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 1 (11.11%) System Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) V-Model
4 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Scala
1 3 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £250.00 - £400.00 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago