The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 91 117 100
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -17
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 56 27 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.84% 0.84% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 1.09% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 15 36
Median daily rate £425 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £348 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £465 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -46.72%
Waterfall
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2370 2479 2315
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.86% 77.32% 77.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1585 1662 1550
Median daily rate £388 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 111 103
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +15.98%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £17.63 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.25 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Dorset +9 15 £418 - 4
Bristol -1 14 £438 +2.94% 6
Devon - 12 £343 - 4
Wiltshire 0 7 £476 - 5
Gloucestershire -1 3 £600 +29.72% 1
Somerset +10 2 £450 +28.57% 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 118 (90.08%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (25.95%) Finance
3 32 (24.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (18.32%) Security Cleared
5 23 (17.56%) Migration
6 21 (16.03%) SDLC
7 19 (14.50%) Project Management
8 18 (13.74%) SQL
9 16 (12.21%) Scrum
10 15 (11.45%) Test Strategy
11 14 (10.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (9.92%) User Stories
12 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
12 13 (9.92%) SQL Server
12 13 (9.92%) TDD
13 12 (9.16%) Performance Testing
13 12 (9.16%) Oracle
13 12 (9.16%) .NET
13 12 (9.16%) PRINCE2
13 12 (9.16%) Microsoft
13 12 (9.16%) iPad
14 11 (8.40%) DV Cleared
14 11 (8.40%) Programme Management
14 11 (8.40%) Test Management
15 10 (7.63%) System Testing
15 10 (7.63%) QA
15 10 (7.63%) Banking
15 10 (7.63%) DevOps
16 9 (6.87%) Retail
16 9 (6.87%) ISTQB

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (4.58%) Apache
2 4 (3.05%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.53%) IIS
4 1 (0.76%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.76%) CMS
4 1 (0.76%) Confluence
4 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.76%) Liferay
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.76%) Sakai
4 1 (0.76%) SAP Portal
4 1 (0.76%) SAS
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (6.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.76%) MS Office
2 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.76%) MS Project
2 1 (0.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (2.29%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.53%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.53%) Internet
1 2 (1.53%) SAN
1 2 (1.53%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.76%) Firewall
2 1 (0.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.58%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Accumulo
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.76%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.76%) Big Data
4 1 (0.76%) DB2
4 1 (0.76%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.76%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.76%) MySQL
4 1 (0.76%) Neo4j
4 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (6.11%) Selenium
1 8 (6.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (5.34%) Cucumber
3 6 (4.58%) JIRA
4 5 (3.82%) JUnit
5 4 (3.05%) Eclipse
5 4 (3.05%) Maven
6 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
6 2 (1.53%) JIRA Agile
6 2 (1.53%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.76%) ProC
7 1 (0.76%) Subversion
7 1 (0.76%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.76%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.76%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.76%) WebDriver
General
1 34 (25.95%) Finance
2 10 (7.63%) Banking
3 9 (6.87%) Retail
4 5 (3.82%) Electronics
4 5 (3.82%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.82%) Marketing
4 5 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.29%) Legal
6 1 (0.76%) Back Office
6 1 (0.76%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.76%) Law
6 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (29.77%) Analyst
2 32 (24.43%) Project Manager
3 26 (19.85%) Business Analyst
4 11 (8.40%) Developer
5 9 (6.87%) Migration Manager
5 9 (6.87%) Migration Project Manager
5 9 (6.87%) Programme Manager
6 8 (6.11%) Life and Pensions Project Manager
6 8 (6.11%) Test Engineer
6 8 (6.11%) Test Manager
7 7 (5.34%) Integration Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Test and Integration Engineer
7 7 (5.34%) Tester
8 6 (4.58%) Development Manager
8 6 (4.58%) Java Developer
8 6 (4.58%) Software Development Manager
8 6 (4.58%) Systems Analyst
9 5 (3.82%) Portfolio Manager
9 5 (3.82%) Software Manager
9 5 (3.82%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.16%) .NET
2 7 (5.34%) HTML
2 7 (5.34%) Web Services
3 6 (4.58%) jQuery
3 6 (4.58%) Spring
4 5 (3.82%) CSS
4 5 (3.82%) XSLT
5 4 (3.05%) .NET Framework
5 4 (3.05%) J2EE
5 4 (3.05%) JAX-WS
5 4 (3.05%) JPA
5 4 (3.05%) JSP
5 4 (3.05%) XHTML
6 3 (2.29%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.29%) Dojo
6 3 (2.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 2 (1.53%) HTML5
7 2 (1.53%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.16%) iPad
3 8 (6.11%) Management Information System
4 4 (3.05%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.29%) User Experience
5 3 (2.29%) VLE
6 2 (1.53%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.53%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.53%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.76%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.76%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.76%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.76%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.76%) Telematics
7 1 (0.76%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.11%) Linux
2 6 (4.58%) Windows
3 2 (1.53%) Unix
4 1 (0.76%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.76%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (90.08%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (24.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (17.56%) Migration
4 21 (16.03%) SDLC
5 19 (14.50%) Project Management
6 16 (12.21%) Scrum
7 15 (11.45%) Test Strategy
8 14 (10.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (9.92%) TDD
9 13 (9.92%) User Stories
10 12 (9.16%) Performance Testing
10 12 (9.16%) PRINCE2
11 11 (8.40%) Programme Management
11 11 (8.40%) Test Management
12 10 (7.63%) DevOps
12 10 (7.63%) System Testing
13 9 (6.87%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (6.87%) Data Migration
13 9 (6.87%) Manual Testing
13 9 (6.87%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 18 (13.74%) SQL
2 7 (5.34%) Java
2 7 (5.34%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.58%) C#
4 5 (3.82%) Perl
5 4 (3.05%) Python
6 3 (2.29%) C
6 3 (2.29%) PHP
7 2 (1.53%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.53%) Ruby
8 1 (0.76%) C++
8 1 (0.76%) PROC SQL
8 1 (0.76%) Scala
8 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.76%) VB
8 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.76%) VB6
8 1 (0.76%) X++
Qualifications
1 24 (18.32%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.40%) DV Cleared
3 9 (6.87%) ISTQB
3 9 (6.87%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.34%) ISEB
5 5 (3.82%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 3 (2.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.53%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.76%) CISSP
8 1 (0.76%) CREST Certified
8 1 (0.76%) Degree
8 1 (0.76%) GWAPT
8 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.76%) OSCE
8 1 (0.76%) OSCP
8 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.76%) PMP
8 1 (0.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.63%) QA
2 4 (3.05%) Solvency II
3 3 (2.29%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.53%) COBIT
5 1 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.76%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.76%) TickIT
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.76%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 1 (0.76%) Docker
1 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
1 1 (0.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (4.58%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.76%) Nagios
2 1 (0.76%) Nexpose
2 1 (0.76%) QRadar
Vendors
1 12 (9.16%) Microsoft
1 12 (9.16%) Oracle
2 9 (6.87%) SAP
3 4 (3.05%) HP
3 4 (3.05%) Teradata
4 3 (2.29%) Blackboard
5 2 (1.53%) Anaplan
5 2 (1.53%) Apple
5 2 (1.53%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.53%) IBM
5 2 (1.53%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
6 1 (0.76%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (0.76%) Guidewire
6 1 (0.76%) Imperva
6 1 (0.76%) Incapsula
6 1 (0.76%) Symantec
6 1 (0.76%) VMware
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