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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 58 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 22 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 2.82% - 1.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.75% - 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 0 5
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£340 - £323
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 - £331
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £57.50 £37.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year
+55.40% -8.64%
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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
586 395 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 75.13% 71.43% 70.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 395 263 252
Average daily rate £375 £355 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.63% -2.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £235 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 8
Average hourly rate £21.86 £15.58 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.27% -59.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £11.50 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £18.59 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 2014. 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
West Wales - 18 £320 - 1
South Wales - 3 £340 - 1
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Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 40 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (40.48%) Test Scripting
3 17 (40.48%) Selenium
3 17 (40.48%) Scrum
4 16 (38.10%) XML
5 15 (35.71%) HP
5 15 (35.71%) Maven
5 15 (35.71%) Cucumber
6 14 (33.33%) SOAP
7 12 (28.57%) SoapUI
7 12 (28.57%) REST
7 12 (28.57%) JSON
8 11 (26.19%) Load Balancing
8 11 (26.19%) Firewall
9 9 (21.43%) Finance
9 9 (21.43%) QA
9 9 (21.43%) Banking
9 9 (21.43%) Open Source
9 9 (21.43%) User Stories
10 7 (16.67%) Project Management
11 6 (14.29%) Test Strategy
11 6 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (11.90%) Service Management
12 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (11.90%) SQL
12 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
12 5 (11.90%) Java
13 4 (9.52%) J2EE

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 1 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (2.38%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (26.19%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) MS Access
2 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.38%) SAP BW
2 1 (2.38%) InterSystems Cache
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Selenium
2 15 (35.71%) Cucumber
2 15 (35.71%) Maven
3 12 (28.57%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Toad
General
1 9 (21.43%) Banking
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Billing
3 1 (2.38%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Welsh Language
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 24 (57.14%) Analyst
2 21 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.90%) Integration Test Analyst
4 5 (11.90%) Integration Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Developer
6 3 (7.14%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Agile Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Product Owner
7 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Tester
7 2 (4.76%) Java Developer
7 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Senior Test Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.38%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.38%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (38.10%) XML
2 14 (33.33%) SOAP
3 12 (28.57%) JSON
3 12 (28.57%) REST
4 4 (9.52%) J2EE
5 3 (7.14%) Web Services
6 2 (4.76%) Servlets
6 2 (4.76%) HTML
6 2 (4.76%) Spring
7 1 (2.38%) XHTML
7 1 (2.38%) Middleware
7 1 (2.38%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Open Source
2 4 (9.52%) AS400
3 3 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.38%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) UNIX
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (95.24%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (40.48%) Test Scripting
3 17 (40.48%) Scrum
4 11 (26.19%) Load Balancing
5 9 (21.43%) User Stories
6 7 (16.67%) Project Management
7 6 (14.29%) Test Strategy
8 5 (11.90%) Service Management
8 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
8 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (9.52%) RAD
9 4 (9.52%) V-Model
10 3 (7.14%) UML
10 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (7.14%) Migration
10 3 (7.14%) Automated Testing
10 3 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Java
1 5 (11.90%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) C
2 2 (4.76%) Scala
3 1 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (2.38%) MUMPS
3 1 (2.38%) PHP
3 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) ISEB
1 3 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.38%) CCA
2 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.38%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) HL7
2 1 (2.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (35.71%) HP
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.38%) SAP
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.38%) Remedy
3 1 (2.38%) Thunderhead
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £130.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 11 days ago