Period
to 20 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for Waterfall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Waterfall over the 6 months to 20 July 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 89 64 74
Rank change year-on-year -25 +10 0
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 43 51 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 2.03% 2.55% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 3.02% 3.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 42 58
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £414 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.72% +22.59% -10.00%
10th Percentile £314 £314 £286
90th Percentile £517 £481 £508
South East median daily rate £443 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +10.63% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £52.50 £12.82
% change year-on-year - +309.52% -78.98%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1739 1686 2034
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.14% 84.17% 80.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 810 917 1057
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £255 £255 £250
90th Percentile £544 £525 £500
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 41 48
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £21.34
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -29.72% +40.64%
10th Percentile £11.06 £9.00 £10.50
90th Percentile £77.50 £55.00 £45.45
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +4.65%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Buckinghamshire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Buckinghamshire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Buckinghamshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -36 34 £425 +3.03% 1
Amersham - 1 - -
Waterfall
South East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Banking
3 13 (30.23%) Scrum
4 12 (27.91%) ISEB
5 11 (25.58%) Management Information System
6 10 (23.26%) Finance
6 10 (23.26%) Project Management
6 10 (23.26%) Java
6 10 (23.26%) DevOps
6 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (18.60%) Windows
7 8 (18.60%) JIRA
8 7 (16.28%) ISTQB
8 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
8 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (16.28%) Coaching
8 7 (16.28%) User Stories
9 6 (13.95%) Functional Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Budgeting and Forecasting
9 6 (13.95%) Scorecard
9 6 (13.95%) Geospatial Data
9 6 (13.95%) Selenium
9 6 (13.95%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
9 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
10 5 (11.63%) V-Model
10 5 (11.63%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (11.63%) Android
10 5 (11.63%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (11.63%) Risk Management

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (6.98%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Pig
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Internet
1 1 (2.33%) Intranet
1 1 (2.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Geospatial Data
2 3 (6.98%) Redis
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Hive
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) HBase
3 1 (2.33%) Impala
3 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 8 (18.60%) JIRA
2 6 (13.95%) Selenium
3 3 (6.98%) Appium
3 3 (6.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (6.98%) Bitbucket
3 3 (6.98%) Calabash
3 3 (6.98%) WebDriver
4 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
4 2 (4.65%) MSTest
4 2 (4.65%) SpecFlow
4 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
General
1 15 (34.88%) Banking
2 10 (23.26%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
3 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Business Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) Test Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Digital Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Digital Business Analyst
3 6 (13.95%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Service Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Agile Project Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (9.30%) Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Digital Transformation
5 4 (9.30%) Transformation Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Digital Transformation Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) HTML
2 2 (4.65%) JSON
3 1 (2.33%) Ajax
3 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) Java EE
3 1 (2.33%) Node.js
3 1 (2.33%) REST
3 1 (2.33%) RESTful
3 1 (2.33%) SOAP
3 1 (2.33%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (2.33%) Spring
3 1 (2.33%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) WSDL
3 1 (2.33%) XML
3 1 (2.33%) XML Messaging
3 1 (2.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.58%) Management Information System
2 10 (23.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Android
2 5 (11.63%) Apple iOS
3 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
4 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
5 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.23%) Scrum
3 10 (23.26%) DevOps
3 10 (23.26%) Project Management
4 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (16.28%) Coaching
4 7 (16.28%) PRINCE2
4 7 (16.28%) User Stories
5 6 (13.95%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 6 (13.95%) Business Analysis
5 6 (13.95%) Functional Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Scorecard
5 6 (13.95%) Software Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Test Automation
6 5 (11.63%) RUP
6 5 (11.63%) SDLC
6 5 (11.63%) SOA
6 5 (11.63%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (11.63%) Test Strategy
6 5 (11.63%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.26%) Java
2 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
3 3 (6.98%) Apple Swift
3 3 (6.98%) C#
3 3 (6.98%) C++
3 3 (6.98%) Ruby
3 3 (6.98%) SQL
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) C
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) ISEB
2 7 (16.28%) ISTQB
3 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.98%) Degree
4 3 (6.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (6.98%) Master's Degree
4 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) GDPR
1 2 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Docker
2 1 (2.33%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.33%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle
3 1 (2.33%) Cloudera
3 1 (2.33%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) IBM
3 1 (2.33%) Pega
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.33%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) TEOCO
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TD Group
Rate: Competitive day rate offered to the right candidate
Posted: 6 days ago