The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 45 32 44
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 1.03% 2.08% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.31% 3.03% 0.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Average daily rate
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£475 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+8.55% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £59.25 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+62.32% -2.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Southampton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
305 231 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 78.21% 68.55% 72.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 166 124
Average daily rate £355 £413 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.93% +17.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £550 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 34
Average hourly rate £29.25 £11.75 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+148.93% -53.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.12 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £22.80 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Waterfall
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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 7 (87.50%) Finance
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) User Stories
2 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Southampton 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.

General
1 7 (87.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Business Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Lead Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Coordinator
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Extraction
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) User Stories
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Wealth Management
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree