The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Devon 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 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
South West / Devon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 27 38
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 1 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 0.29% 3.95% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.36% 4.97% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 1
Median daily rate £368 £333 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
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 Devon with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Devon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 281 181 177
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Devon 81.92% 79.39% 69.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 103 98
Median daily rate £400 £348 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.10% -4.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £475 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 21 7
Median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £19.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +105.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £12.40 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £50.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Devon 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 Devon

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Devon

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Devon region over the 3 months to 28 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
Exeter -7 1 £368 +10.52%
Waterfall
South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Devon region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) SSADM
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (33.33%) Office 365
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
4 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (16.67%) Advertising
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (16.67%) Dutch Language
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 (16.67%) Apache
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
1 1 (16.67%) Dutch Language
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365 Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Development Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Office Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Rollout Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Salesforce Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Development Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Visualforce
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) SSADM
3 2 (33.33%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Change Control
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) EAI
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Requirements Management
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (16.67%) VMware