The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Exeter 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 26 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
Devon / Exeter
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 20 -
Rank change year-on-year -9 -  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 1 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Exeter 0.56% 6.29% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 7.89% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Median daily rate £368 £333 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.52% -  
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 Exeter with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Exeter
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 142 114 114
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Exeter 80.23% 79.72% 69.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 58 61
Median daily rate £400 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.64% +4.61%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £425 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 12 3
Median hourly rate - £32.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +54.76%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Exeter

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Exeter 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 Exeter

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Exeter

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Exeter

For the 6 months to 26 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 Exeter region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) SSADM
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Exeter 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 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365 Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Development Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Project Office Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Rollout Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Rollout Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Software Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Software Development Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) SSADM
2 2 (50.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Change Control
3 1 (25.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Requirements Management
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) VMware