The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
UK / Wales
Rank 48 58 47
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 17 14 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.70% 2.35% 2.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.36% 2.79% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 14 8
Median daily rate £381 £190 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.65% -51.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £190 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £350 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +133.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
506 501 496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.32% 83.92% 74.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 385 372 306
Median daily rate £400 £335 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £240 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 16 17
Median hourly rate £32.50 £47.29 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.27% +110.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £14.14 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 January 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
South Wales +14 16 £375 +97.36% 4
Waterfall
UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 Wales region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (46.15%) JIRA
3 11 (28.21%) BDD
3 11 (28.21%) TDD
3 11 (28.21%) Software Testing
3 11 (28.21%) SQL
3 11 (28.21%) Oracle
4 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
5 9 (23.08%) QA
5 9 (23.08%) Selenium
5 9 (23.08%) Performance Testing
5 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
5 9 (23.08%) Project Management
5 9 (23.08%) Coaching
6 8 (20.51%) JIRA Agile
6 8 (20.51%) Virtual Team
6 8 (20.51%) Linux
6 8 (20.51%) Velocity
6 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (20.51%) Scrum
7 7 (17.95%) Confluence
7 7 (17.95%) HP
7 7 (17.95%) SoapUI
8 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (15.38%) JMeter
8 6 (15.38%) Finance
8 6 (15.38%) LoadRunner
8 6 (15.38%) ISEB
8 6 (15.38%) RAD
8 6 (15.38%) Rational Performance Tester

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (17.95%) Confluence
2 3 (7.69%) Apache
2 3 (7.69%) JBoss
2 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) GIS
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (46.15%) JIRA
2 9 (23.08%) Selenium
3 8 (20.51%) JIRA Agile
4 7 (17.95%) SoapUI
5 6 (15.38%) JMeter
5 6 (15.38%) LoadRunner
5 6 (15.38%) Rational Performance Tester
6 4 (10.26%) Jenkins
7 3 (7.69%) Cucumber
7 3 (7.69%) HP UFT
7 3 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (7.69%) The Grinder
7 3 (7.69%) WinRunner
8 2 (5.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Electronics
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Marketing
2 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (20.51%) Agile Scrum Master
1 8 (20.51%) Scrum Master
1 8 (20.51%) Tester
2 7 (17.95%) Agile Coach
2 7 (17.95%) Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Business Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Project Manager
3 4 (10.26%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Agile Test Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Performance Tester
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Performance Tester
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Tester
4 3 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Test Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Digital Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Performance Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) Velocity
2 4 (10.26%) SOAP
3 3 (7.69%) ELK Stack
3 3 (7.69%) J2EE
3 3 (7.69%) JSON
3 3 (7.69%) MCollective
4 2 (5.13%) .NET
4 2 (5.13%) .NET Framework
4 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.56%) Middleware
5 1 (2.56%) Web Services
5 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Virtual Team
2 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (10.26%) PMI
3 3 (7.69%) Clustering
3 3 (7.69%) PKI
4 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.51%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) AIX
2 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Unix
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (28.21%) BDD
2 11 (28.21%) Software Testing
2 11 (28.21%) TDD
3 9 (23.08%) Coaching
3 9 (23.08%) Performance Testing
3 9 (23.08%) Project Management
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
4 8 (20.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (15.38%) RAD
5 6 (15.38%) Test Scripting
6 4 (10.26%) IT Governance
6 4 (10.26%) Load Testing
6 4 (10.26%) Software Engineering
7 3 (7.69%) High Availability
7 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
7 3 (7.69%) Test Management
7 3 (7.69%) Unit Testing
7 3 (7.69%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 5 (12.82%) Java
3 4 (10.26%) C#
3 4 (10.26%) Groovy
4 3 (7.69%) C
4 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) ISEB
4 4 (10.26%) PMI Certification
4 4 (10.26%) PMP
5 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (7.69%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) Ansible
2 3 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (7.69%) Nessus
2 3 (7.69%) Packer
2 3 (7.69%) Rundeck
2 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) Tivoli
2 3 (7.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 3 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (7.69%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Oracle
2 7 (17.95%) HP
3 5 (12.82%) SAP
4 3 (7.69%) Guidewire
4 3 (7.69%) IBM
4 3 (7.69%) Informatica
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
4 3 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 3 (7.69%) Siebel
4 3 (7.69%) Sonatype
4 3 (7.69%) Symantec
4 3 (7.69%) Teradata
4 3 (7.69%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) CA Agile Central
5 2 (5.13%) ESRI