Period
to 24 November 2017

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 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
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 66 -
Rank change year-on-year +14 - +75
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 10 14 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.51% 1.53% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 1.93% -
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 0
Gloucestershire median daily rate £425 £406 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% - -
South West median daily rate £425 £393 £350
% change year-on-year +8.28% +12.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate - - £41.25

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 544 726 772
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 81.93% 79.52% 77.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 427 466
Gloucestershire median daily rate £404 £390 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £229 £213 £213
90th Percentile £552 £555 £503
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 67 42
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £31.50 £38.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.11% -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £10.50 £13.20 £26.25
90th Percentile £56.14 £46.60 £54.21
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%

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 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 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
Gloucester -1 3 £313 -21.88% 1
Tewkesbury - 2 £425 -
Cirencester - 2 £588 -
Waterfall
South West

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) QA
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 3 (30.00%) QA Automation
4 3 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 3 (30.00%) Google
5 2 (20.00%) HTML
5 2 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (20.00%) CSS
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) Banking
5 2 (20.00%) User Experience
5 2 (20.00%) JIRA
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
6 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
6 1 (10.00%) Data Lineage
6 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
6 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
6 1 (10.00%) PaaS
6 1 (10.00%) Confluence
6 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) Process Architecture

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 (10.00%) Confluence
1 1 (10.00%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (10.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) DataStage
1 1 (10.00%) DB2
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (10.00%) QualityStage
1 1 (10.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
2 1 (10.00%) Ant
2 1 (10.00%) Cucumber
2 1 (10.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (10.00%) HP UFT
2 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (10.00%) JUnit
2 1 (10.00%) Maven
2 1 (10.00%) Selenium
2 1 (10.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Automation Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) QA Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) QA Automation Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) QA Test Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Business Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Digital Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Test Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Test Automation Architect
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) CSS
1 2 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Ajax
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) jQuery
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) SOAP
2 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Unix
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Acceptance Criteria
3 4 (40.00%) SDLC
3 4 (40.00%) Test Automation
4 3 (30.00%) QA Automation
5 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (10.00%) Data Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Data Integration
5 1 (10.00%) Data Lineage
5 1 (10.00%) Dependency Management
5 1 (10.00%) Information Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Line Management
5 1 (10.00%) Process Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Regulatory Compliance
5 1 (10.00%) Software Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (10.00%) C++
2 1 (10.00%) Groovy
2 1 (10.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Python
2 1 (10.00%) Ruby
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Google
2 1 (10.00%) CA
2 1 (10.00%) HP
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) Netezza
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle
2 1 (10.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (10.00%) Teradata