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 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 58 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 9 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.22% 1.32% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 1.75% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 0
Average daily rate
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£350 £363 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 - £32.50
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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
545 515 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 73.95% 75.74% 68.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 317 166
Average daily rate £365 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.80% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 7 11
Average hourly rate £16.00 £58.75 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.76% +267.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £15.15 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £105.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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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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
South Wales +7 8 £350 -3.44% 3
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Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 8 (36.36%) Java
3 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 8 (36.36%) Project Management
4 7 (31.82%) Maven
4 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
5 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
5 6 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
5 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 6 (27.27%) Spring
5 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
5 6 (27.27%) Sun Certification
5 6 (27.27%) UML
5 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
5 6 (27.27%) JUnit
6 5 (22.73%) Scrum
7 4 (18.18%) Finance
7 4 (18.18%) HP
7 4 (18.18%) RUP
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
7 4 (18.18%) XML
7 4 (18.18%) User Stories
7 4 (18.18%) Degree
8 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
8 3 (13.64%) JIRA
8 3 (13.64%) Use Case
8 3 (13.64%) V-Model
8 3 (13.64%) Coaching

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 7 (31.82%) Maven
2 6 (27.27%) JUnit
2 6 (27.27%) Jenkins
3 3 (13.64%) JIRA
4 2 (9.09%) Selenium
5 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
5 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
1 8 (36.36%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Business Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Java Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Test Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) UML Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Java Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Test Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Test Leader
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Hibernate
1 6 (27.27%) Spring
2 4 (18.18%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) XHTML
3 2 (9.09%) Middleware
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) SOAP
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
4 1 (4.55%) .NET
4 1 (4.55%) JSON
4 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 2 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 8 (36.36%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) UML
3 6 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 5 (22.73%) Scrum
5 4 (18.18%) User Stories
5 4 (18.18%) RUP
6 3 (13.64%) DSDM
6 3 (13.64%) RAD
6 3 (13.64%) SOA
6 3 (13.64%) V-Model
6 3 (13.64%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.64%) Unified Process
6 3 (13.64%) Business Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) Use Case
6 3 (13.64%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) PL/SQL
4 2 (9.09%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) SC Cleared
1 7 (31.82%) Security Cleared
2 6 (27.27%) Sun Certification
3 4 (18.18%) Degree
4 2 (9.09%) ISEB
4 2 (9.09%) PMP
4 2 (9.09%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
1 2 (9.09%) HL7
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
1 4 (18.18%) HP