The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 30 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 1.79% 1.00% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 1.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£363 £550 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.09% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.22 £77.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-61.00% +138.46%
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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 Taunton region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
85 71 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 75.89% 71.00% 70.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 61 19
Average daily rate £475 £400 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £725 £463 £344
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £12.31 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Waterfall
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) VB
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Scala
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Taunton 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft