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 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 24 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 8 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.92% 2.56% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.85% 3.08% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £393 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £405 £410
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +103.88%

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
165 130 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Suffolk 80.88% 83.33% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 87 82
Median daily rate £400 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £248 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 5
Median hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.15% -13.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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 26 February 2017.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 February 2017. 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 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 -5 6 £385 - 1
Waterfall
East of England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
2 7 (53.85%) V-Model
2 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Test Planning
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
6 1 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.69%) Test Management
6 1 (7.69%) ITIL

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:

Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Visio
General
1 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Tester
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tester
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Delivery Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Designer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Testing
2 7 (53.85%) Test Planning
2 7 (53.85%) Test Scripting
2 7 (53.85%) V-Model
3 4 (30.77%) SDLC
4 3 (23.08%) Functional Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Migration
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) Project Governance
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Six Sigma
5 2 (15.38%) Use Case
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow
5 2 (15.38%) Workflow Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) HP