The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 34 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 3 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.19% 2.02% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 2.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £413 £403
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +2.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £18.91 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+99.62% -69.00%
Waterfall
East of 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 Suffolk region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Suffolk
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
220 201 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 87.30% 81.38% 80.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 144 173
Median daily rate £463 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 5
Median hourly rate £42.50 £13.50 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+214.81% -44.89%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +15.09%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 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
Ipswich -3 1 £300 -25.00%
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Test Planning
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Testing
3 4 (50.00%) V-Model
3 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) SOAP
4 3 (37.50%) QA
4 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
5 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) Java
6 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) SQL
6 1 (12.50%) CSS
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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:

Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Test Planning
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Testing
3 4 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (50.00%) V-Model
4 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) HP