The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 26 22 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -8
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 5 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 3.16% 2.20% 7.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 2.86% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate
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£438 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
- +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £37.50
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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 Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
128 70 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 81.01% 76.92% 72.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 33 19
Average daily rate £363 £350 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -15.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £13.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.07% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 7 (100.00%) Retail
2 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
3 5 (71.43%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
4 4 (57.14%) Degree
4 4 (57.14%) PMI
4 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
4 4 (57.14%) IBM
4 4 (57.14%) Java
4 4 (57.14%) J2EE
4 4 (57.14%) Time Management
4 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (42.86%) Change Management
6 2 (28.57%) BPR
6 2 (28.57%) SWOT Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 2 (28.57%) SQL
6 2 (28.57%) SDLC
6 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (14.29%) FMCG
7 1 (14.29%) EPoS
7 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
7 1 (14.29%) MS Project
7 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 4 (57.14%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) FTP
General
1 7 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (71.43%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (28.57%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Contracts Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) J2EE
2 1 (14.29%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) PMI
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 4 (57.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (42.86%) Change Management
5 2 (28.57%) SWOT Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (28.57%) BPR
5 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
6 1 (14.29%) Project Planning
6 1 (14.29%) Resource Management
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) PMI Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) IBM
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle