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 3 months to 27 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
South West / Gloucestershire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 48 47
Rank change year-on-year +20 -1  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 13 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.95% 1.05% 0.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.92% 1.37% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 4
Median daily rate £350 £600 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -41.66% +29.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £470 £398
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £630 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 - -
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 264 365 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 80.24% 76.36% 76.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 210 224
Median daily rate £355 £420 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.47% +2.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £512
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 14 20
Median hourly rate £45.00 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +63.63% -  
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 6 £331 - 2
Tewkesbury - 3 - -
Waterfall
South West

For the 6 months to 27 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) SDLC
3 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (47.37%) UML
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
6 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
6 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (36.84%) Banking
6 7 (36.84%) C
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) Python
7 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
7 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (31.58%) Retail
7 6 (31.58%) BPEL
7 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
7 6 (31.58%) Retail Banking
7 6 (31.58%) Use Case
7 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (31.58%) BPMN
7 6 (31.58%) Workflow
8 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 5 (26.32%) Scrum
9 4 (21.05%) Validation
9 4 (21.05%) Windows
9 4 (21.05%) Perl
9 4 (21.05%) Oracle
9 4 (21.05%) SQL Server

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:

Applications
1 6 (31.58%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Cucumber
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
2 3 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.26%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (42.11%) Finance
2 7 (36.84%) Banking
3 6 (31.58%) Retail
3 6 (31.58%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Analyst
2 7 (36.84%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Automation Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Integration Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) QA Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) QA Automation Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) QA Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Test and Integration Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Test Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Finance Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Embedded Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Kernel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) STL
1 3 (15.79%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.79%) Device Driver
2 3 (15.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (57.89%) SDLC
3 9 (47.37%) UML
4 8 (42.11%) Test Automation
5 7 (36.84%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (31.58%) BPEL
6 6 (31.58%) BPMN
6 6 (31.58%) Business Analysis
6 6 (31.58%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (31.58%) Use Case
6 6 (31.58%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (31.58%) Workflow
7 5 (26.32%) Scrum
7 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
8 4 (21.05%) Integration Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Manual Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Performance Testing
8 4 (21.05%) Risk Analysis
8 4 (21.05%) Software Testing
8 4 (21.05%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C
1 7 (36.84%) Python
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
3 3 (15.79%) C++
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded C
3 3 (15.79%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) DV Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) Google
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle
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