Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in East Sussex 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 23 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
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 53 44
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 +7
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 12 4 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 2.17% 0.76% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.53% 0.90% 3.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 17
East Sussex median daily rate £488 £415 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.47% -1.19% +8.39%
10th Percentile £375 £337 £250
90th Percentile £597 £615 £512
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £36.00 - £12.82

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 East Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 474 444 553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 85.71% 84.09% 79.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 281 392
East Sussex median daily rate £375 £395 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.06% +6.76% +7.56%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £225
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 17
East Sussex median hourly rate £17.00 £21.50 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.93% -6.52% +46.12%
10th Percentile £10.69 £13.23 £13.84
90th Percentile £72.50 £43.80 £40.00
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £26.75 £26.60
% change year-on-year -14.02% +0.56% +52.00%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in East Sussex

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in East Sussex

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in East Sussex over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in East Sussex

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 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
Brighton +13 9 £488 +17.47% 1
Hove -5 1 £588 -12.96%
Waterfall
South East

For the 6 months to 23 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 Sussex region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (50.00%) Finance
3 5 (41.67%) UML
3 5 (41.67%) BPMN
4 4 (33.33%) GDPR
5 2 (16.67%) Scrum
5 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) HP
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) SOAP
5 2 (16.67%) Web Services
5 2 (16.67%) RESTful
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
6 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
6 1 (8.33%) IaaS
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
6 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (8.33%) Microservices
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC
6 1 (8.33%) API Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (8.33%) Escalation Management
6 1 (8.33%) Data Flow Diagram

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DSL
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) DB2 UDB
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SoapUI
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) GDPR Business Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Business Change Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Change Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Designer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (8.33%) Test Leader
6 1 (8.33%) Tester
6 1 (8.33%) UAT Lead
6 1 (8.33%) UAT Test Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) RESTful
1 2 (16.67%) SOAP
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Java EE
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) BPMN
2 5 (41.67%) UML
3 2 (16.67%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
4 1 (8.33%) Data Privacy
4 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (8.33%) Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) Open Source
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) SOA
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) IBM
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle