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 3 months to 23 June 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
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 39 70
Rank change year-on-year -14 +31  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 19 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.34% 3.23% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 4.03% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 10 8
Median daily rate £210 £400 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.50% -7.51%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 472 471 617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 80.27% 79.97% 79.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 222 272 366
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 30 53
Median hourly rate £19.00 £37.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.64% +57.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 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 3 months to 23 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +3 2 £210 -47.50% 4
Waterfall
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) Windows
3 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
3 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (50.00%) GDPR
4 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 3 (30.00%) Firewall
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Java
5 3 (30.00%) JBoss
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL
5 3 (30.00%) SDL Web 8
5 3 (30.00%) Java EE
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 3 (30.00%) Content Management
5 3 (30.00%) Alfresco
5 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
5 3 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (20.00%) ArchiMate

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 4 (40.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (30.00%) Alfresco
2 3 (30.00%) JBoss
3 2 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (20.00%) CMS
3 2 (20.00%) Documentum
4 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
1 3 (30.00%) Test Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Applications Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Applications Tester
3 1 (10.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Test Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Tester
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Java EE
2 2 (20.00%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) AS400
1 1 (10.00%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 5 (50.00%) Defect Management
3 4 (40.00%) Software Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Content Management
4 3 (30.00%) Enterprise Content Management
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (20.00%) ArchiMate
6 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
6 1 (10.00%) ERP
6 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
6 1 (10.00%) Identity Management
6 1 (10.00%) Line Management
6 1 (10.00%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) GDPR
2 3 (30.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) WSO2
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OHO Group Ltd.
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