Period
to 22 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 22 March 2019 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 47 57
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10 +13
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 26 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.33% 2.50% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 2.96% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 10
Gloucestershire median daily rate £488 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.71% -2.86% -7.89%
10th Percentile £333 £306 £269
90th Percentile £609 £538 £519
South West median daily rate £450 £450 £385
% change year-on-year - +16.88% -3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £52.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +133.33% - -

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 651 507 626
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 83.35% 84.64% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 341 245 393
Gloucestershire median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
10th Percentile £288 £248 £208
90th Percentile £575 £563 £563
South West median daily rate £438 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +9.38% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 49 66
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £45.00 £30.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% - -29.41%
10th Percentile £13.00 £14.59 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.18 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £30.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year +33.33% -22.08% -3.75%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Gloucestershire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Gloucestershire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 22 March 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Gloucestershire

Waterfall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Waterfall in Gloucestershire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 22 March 2019. 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
Gloucester +5 12 £500 +23.46%
Cheltenham - 4 £475 -
Cirencester +2 1 £350 -50.00%
Waterfall
South West

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
3 12 (46.15%) Finance
4 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
5 10 (38.46%) DV Cleared
6 9 (34.62%) Linux
7 8 (30.77%) Project Management
7 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
7 8 (30.77%) SQL
7 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
7 8 (30.77%) Web Services
7 8 (30.77%) Windows
8 7 (26.92%) SOAP
8 7 (26.92%) ITIL
8 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
8 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
8 7 (26.92%) Test Management
8 7 (26.92%) JIRA
9 6 (23.08%) QA
9 6 (23.08%) Selenium
9 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
9 6 (23.08%) V-Model
9 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
9 6 (23.08%) Java
9 6 (23.08%) C
9 6 (23.08%) C#
10 5 (19.23%) Scrum
10 5 (19.23%) Marketing
11 4 (15.38%) Kanban

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (3.85%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.85%) SaaS
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.69%) DataStage
1 2 (7.69%) DB2
1 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
1 2 (7.69%) Power BI
1 2 (7.69%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Visual Studio
2 7 (26.92%) JIRA
3 6 (23.08%) Selenium
4 2 (7.69%) ERwin
4 2 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.85%) Robot Framework
5 1 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
4 2 (7.69%) Retail
5 1 (3.85%) Billing
5 1 (3.85%) Electronics
5 1 (3.85%) Military
5 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Automation Test Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Test Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Scrum Master
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) DV Cleared Project Manager
4 3 (11.54%) Scrum Master
5 1 (3.85%) Business Change Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Business Change Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Change Management Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Retail Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Web Services
2 7 (26.92%) SOAP
3 3 (11.54%) Velocity
4 2 (7.69%) CSS
4 2 (7.69%) HTML
4 2 (7.69%) HTML5
4 2 (7.69%) jQuery
5 1 (3.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) CMDB
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
2 8 (30.77%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) Unix
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (76.92%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (42.31%) Test Automation
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) ITIL
4 7 (26.92%) PRINCE2
4 7 (26.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (26.92%) Test Management
5 6 (23.08%) Test Scripting
5 6 (23.08%) V-Model
6 5 (19.23%) Scrum
7 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (15.38%) CRM
7 4 (15.38%) Kanban
7 4 (15.38%) Migration
7 4 (15.38%) TDD
7 4 (15.38%) User Stories
8 3 (11.54%) ATDD
8 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (11.54%) ITIL V3
8 3 (11.54%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
1 8 (30.77%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
2 6 (23.08%) C
2 6 (23.08%) C#
2 6 (23.08%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (38.46%) DV Cleared
3 7 (26.92%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 2 (7.69%) ISEB
4 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (3.85%) APMP
5 1 (3.85%) CITP
5 1 (3.85%) IIBA
5 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 2 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) VMware
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.69%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) Netezza
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Teradata
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) SAP