The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for Waterfall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Waterfall Model
Berkshire / Bracknell
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 30 32
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bracknell 0.82% 2.63% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 3.10% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £405 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.71% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £43.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.04% +8.75%  

Waterfall is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bracknell with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bracknell
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 212 226 214
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bracknell 86.89% 84.96% 81.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 115 103
Median daily rate £425 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.85% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £253 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 24
Median hourly rate £12.00 £14.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.28% -49.09%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year +2.77% +19.20%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Bracknell

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bracknell citing Waterfall as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Bracknell

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Waterfall in Bracknell.

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 28 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bracknell region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 9 (90.00%) SDLC
3 7 (70.00%) ServiceNow
3 7 (70.00%) Web Services
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) Service Management
4 6 (60.00%) SaaS
5 5 (50.00%) Scrum
6 4 (40.00%) HP
7 3 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (20.00%) Ticket Management
8 2 (20.00%) Data Strategy
8 2 (20.00%) CA
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (20.00%) Remedy
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) C#
8 2 (20.00%) SQL
8 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
8 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
8 2 (20.00%) MVC
8 2 (20.00%) Subversion
8 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
8 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
8 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (20.00%) Git (software)

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) SaaS
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (20.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) ServiceNow Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 1 (10.00%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Cloud Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS Architect
4 1 (10.00%) SaaS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (90.00%) SDLC
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Service Management
4 5 (50.00%) Scrum
5 3 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (20.00%) Data Strategy
6 2 (20.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (20.00%) Ticket Management
7 1 (10.00%) Change Management
7 1 (10.00%) Coaching
7 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
7 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (20.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (10.00%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) ServiceNow
2 4 (40.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) CA
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy