The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 66 65 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 8 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.89% 0.72% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 0.96% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £410 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +8.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.16 £61.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-50.55% +67.12%
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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 Wales region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
698 523 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 77.38% 75.36% 72.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 495 366 278
Average daily rate £365 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 9 13
Average hourly rate £16.00 £19.90 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.59% +32.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.10 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £21.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Wales 0 4 £325 -18.75%
South Wales -8 4 £400 +11.88% 8
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Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
4 5 (35.71%) Spring
4 5 (35.71%) Maven
4 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
4 5 (35.71%) Sun Certification
4 5 (35.71%) JUnit
4 5 (35.71%) Java
4 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
5 4 (28.57%) Project Management
6 3 (21.43%) Unified Process
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) UML
6 3 (21.43%) RAD
6 3 (21.43%) RUP
6 3 (21.43%) DSDM
6 3 (21.43%) Open Source
7 2 (14.29%) XHTML
7 2 (14.29%) Scrum
7 2 (14.29%) HTML
7 2 (14.29%) BPEL
7 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) InterBase
1 1 (7.14%) Firebird
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) JUnit
1 5 (35.71%) Maven
1 5 (35.71%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Services Delivery Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Product Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
1 5 (35.71%) Spring
2 3 (21.43%) Web Services
3 2 (14.29%) HTML
3 2 (14.29%) XHTML
4 1 (7.14%) Middleware
4 1 (7.14%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) NHS
1 1 (7.14%) GIS
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) Unit Testing
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) UML
4 3 (21.43%) RAD
4 3 (21.43%) RUP
4 3 (21.43%) DSDM
4 3 (21.43%) Open Source
4 3 (21.43%) Unified Process
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
5 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) BPEL
6 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.14%) Validation
6 1 (7.14%) Migration
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 1 (7.14%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) Java
2 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.14%) C
3 1 (7.14%) Delphi
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Sun Certification
2 5 (35.71%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) QA
1 1 (7.14%) HL7
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) SAP