Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 21 November 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
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 70 99
Rank change year-on-year -21 +29 -26
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 7 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 1.26% 0.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% 1.54% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 6
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £210 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.79% -13.64% +57.14%
10th Percentile £205 £247 £306
90th Percentile £215 £538 £603
East of England median daily rate £416 £413 £450
% change year-on-year +0.94% -8.33% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £36.07 -
% change year-on-year -16.83% - -

Waterfall is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1191 912 1251
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 83.34% 81.79% 79.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 599 435 751
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £375 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +0.65% +6.21%
10th Percentile £224 £214 £258
90th Percentile £538 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 117 89 82
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £39.00 £37.50 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +111.27% -35.45%
10th Percentile £11.95 £13.70 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £51.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.03 £31.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year -1.49% +23.53% +3.83%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Cambridgeshire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Cambridgeshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Cambridge -13 4 £210 -44.92% 1
Peterborough -14 2 - - 2
Waterfall
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 3 (42.86%) ISEB
3 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
4 2 (28.57%) Degree
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 2 (28.57%) Project Management
4 2 (28.57%) DB2
4 2 (28.57%) IBM
4 2 (28.57%) RPG
4 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 2 (28.57%) BPMN
4 2 (28.57%) IIBA
4 2 (28.57%) CBAP
4 2 (28.57%) iSeries
5 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
5 1 (14.29%) SDLC
5 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 1 (14.29%) Office 365
5 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (14.29%) Change Management
5 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 3 (42.86%) IT Manager
2 3 (42.86%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Compliance Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Compliance Project Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Data Compliance Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Risk Remediation Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Applications Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Software Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Tester
4 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) iSeries
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) BPMN
3 2 (28.57%) Business Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) Cross-Browser Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) SDLC
4 1 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) RPG
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) ISEB
2 2 (28.57%) CBAP
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) IIBA
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB
3 1 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) IBM