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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 61 64 59
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 9 8 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 1.40% 1.05% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.74% 1.34% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 9
Average daily rate £363 £500 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £228 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £532 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £54.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Waterfall
UK

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
518 598 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.43% 78.48% 77.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 366 363
Average daily rate £375 £365 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 17 10
Average hourly rate £29.75 £18.90 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% -24.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £12.47 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

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 29 April 2016.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South Wales -8 8 £350 -30.00% 5
West Wales +13 1 £1,000 -
Waterfall
UK

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (63.64%) Finance
3 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 10 (45.45%) V-Model
4 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
5 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
5 8 (36.36%) ISEB
6 6 (27.27%) Matrix Management
7 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
7 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
7 5 (22.73%) Project Management
8 3 (13.64%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
8 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (13.64%) JVM Tuning
8 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
8 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
8 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
8 3 (13.64%) Middleware
8 3 (13.64%) Java
8 3 (13.64%) J2EE
8 3 (13.64%) Linux
8 3 (13.64%) JBoss
8 3 (13.64%) Apache
8 3 (13.64%) HTTP
8 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
8 3 (13.64%) DNS
8 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) JBoss
2 2 (9.09%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.55%) ArcGIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) DNS
1 3 (13.64%) HTTP
1 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) GIS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
1 3 (13.64%) Maven
1 3 (13.64%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 14 (63.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Analyst
2 10 (45.45%) Test Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (36.36%) Tester
4 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
5 5 (22.73%) Excel Analyst
6 3 (13.64%) Middleware Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Android Developer
8 1 (4.55%) Architect
8 1 (4.55%) GIS Architect
8 1 (4.55%) GIS Developer
8 1 (4.55%) GIS Specialist
8 1 (4.55%) Head of Test
8 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Senior Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) J2EE
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) Dojo
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Linux
1 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (45.45%) V-Model
3 8 (36.36%) Manual Testing
4 6 (27.27%) Matrix Management
5 5 (22.73%) Programme Management
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
6 3 (13.64%) JVM Tuning
6 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
6 3 (13.64%) Mentoring
6 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (9.09%) Automated Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Data Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Release Management
7 2 (9.09%) Scrum
7 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.09%) Test Planning
7 2 (9.09%) Test Scripting
7 2 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) ISTQB
2 8 (36.36%) ISEB
3 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 5 (22.73%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.55%) Degree
4 1 (4.55%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer People
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago