Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 24 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 77 47
Rank change year-on-year -11 -30 +42
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 63 78 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.96% 2.37% 3.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 2.88% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 48 55
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £311 £300 £302
90th Percentile £531 £538 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £47.50
England median hourly rate £36.50 £36.14 £24.37
% change year-on-year +1.00% +48.33% -40.93%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2664 2710 2499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.94% 82.17% 78.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1692 1716 1586
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £250 £244 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 99 71 84
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.71% -13.58% +2.86%
10th Percentile £9.31 £8.76 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £40.00 £40.18
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall in the East Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Waterfall in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 24 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
Northamptonshire +20 29 £366 -26.82% 1
Leicestershire -11 15 £403 +19.26% 1
Nottinghamshire -14 11 £390 +4.70%
Derbyshire -4 7 £411 +27.52% 1
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England

For the 6 months to 24 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 61 (96.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.75%) Finance
3 16 (25.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (22.22%) Java
5 13 (20.63%) SDLC
6 12 (19.05%) SQL
7 9 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (14.29%) Retail
8 8 (12.70%) Scrum
9 7 (11.11%) Project Management
9 7 (11.11%) Oracle
9 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
9 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (11.11%) Banking
9 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
9 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (11.11%) Degree
9 7 (11.11%) JIRA
10 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
10 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
10 6 (9.52%) PMO
10 6 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 6 (9.52%) SOAP
10 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
10 6 (9.52%) RDBMS
10 6 (9.52%) ITIL
11 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (7.94%) J2EE
11 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
11 5 (7.94%) Spring

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (4.76%) Confluence
1 3 (4.76%) Documentum
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (9.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (6.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.59%) iTrent
1 1 (1.59%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
1 1 (1.59%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.76%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.59%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.52%) RDBMS
1 6 (9.52%) Relational Database
1 6 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.59%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 7 (11.11%) JIRA
2 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (4.76%) Selenium
3 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.17%) Gradle
4 2 (3.17%) IntelliJ
4 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.17%) JProfiler
4 2 (3.17%) JUnit
5 1 (1.59%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.59%) LoadUI
5 1 (1.59%) Maven
5 1 (1.59%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.59%) TestComplete
5 1 (1.59%) TestRail
5 1 (1.59%) VersionOne
General
1 20 (31.75%) Finance
2 9 (14.29%) Retail
3 7 (11.11%) Banking
4 5 (7.94%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.17%) Aerospace
5 2 (3.17%) Automotive
5 2 (3.17%) Electronics
6 1 (1.59%) Legal
6 1 (1.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (36.51%) Analyst
2 20 (31.75%) Business Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Developer
4 8 (12.70%) Project Manager
5 7 (11.11%) Architect
5 7 (11.11%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 5 (7.94%) Java Developer
6 5 (7.94%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Database Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Digital Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Digital Business Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Software Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Database Developer
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Developer
7 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Test Automation Engineer
7 3 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) Java Engineer
8 2 (3.17%) PMO Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.52%) SOAP
2 5 (7.94%) J2EE
2 5 (7.94%) Spring
3 4 (6.35%) Ajax
3 4 (6.35%) jQuery
3 4 (6.35%) JSON
4 3 (4.76%) .NET
4 3 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.76%) Hibernate
4 3 (4.76%) JPA
4 3 (4.76%) Middleware
4 3 (4.76%) REST
5 2 (3.17%) EJB
5 2 (3.17%) JSP
5 2 (3.17%) Servlets
5 2 (3.17%) Struts
6 1 (1.59%) HTML
6 1 (1.59%) Web Services
6 1 (1.59%) XML
6 1 (1.59%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.17%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.17%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.59%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.59%) Windows 10
2 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (96.83%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (25.40%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (20.63%) SDLC
4 9 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (12.70%) Scrum
6 7 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 7 (11.11%) Project Management
7 6 (9.52%) ITIL
7 6 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.94%) Change Control
8 5 (7.94%) User Stories
9 4 (6.35%) CRM
9 4 (6.35%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.35%) ERP
9 4 (6.35%) ETL
9 4 (6.35%) Project Planning
9 4 (6.35%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.35%) TDD
9 4 (6.35%) UML
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.22%) Java
2 12 (19.05%) SQL
3 5 (7.94%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (3.17%) ABAP
6 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (4.76%) APMP
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 3 (4.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.59%) IIBA
3 1 (1.59%) ISEB
3 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) PMO
2 3 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 2 (3.17%) QA
4 1 (1.59%) GDPR
Vendors
1 7 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (4.76%) OpenText
2 3 (4.76%) SAP
3 2 (3.17%) Capita
3 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.59%) HP
4 1 (1.59%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.59%) Lotus
4 1 (1.59%) Perforce
4 1 (1.59%) Workday