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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 27 29 31
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.67% 0.51% 0.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 0.66% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Median daily rate £356 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £17.66
% change year-on-year
- +133.57%
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
175 151 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 73.22% 77.04% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 88 140
Median daily rate £375 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 11
Median hourly rate £14.73 £13.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.16% +1.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £12.65 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.25 £13.85 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 8 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 7 (87.50%) V-Model
2 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Testing
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
6 1 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Tester
2 3 (37.50%) Performance Tester
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Test Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Test Team Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Test Planning
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Testing
2 7 (87.50%) Test Scripting
2 7 (87.50%) V-Model
3 5 (62.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (12.50%) Test Management
6 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
1 1 (12.50%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) HP