Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 45 54 64
Rank change year-on-year +9 +10 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 29 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.77% 1.54% 1.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.37% 1.82% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 10 8
Gloucestershire median daily rate £494 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.18% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £347 £306 £269
90th Percentile £556 £511 £470
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £375
% change year-on-year - +13.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £39.50 - -

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 663 549 733
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 86.10% 84.33% 81.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 371 240 451
Gloucestershire median daily rate £438 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.02% +1.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £224 £225
90th Percentile £563 £557 £563
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 52 69
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £40.75 £31.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.45% -18.42% -10.06%
10th Percentile £17.54 £10.50 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £58.55 £47.50
South West median hourly rate £41.00 £33.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +24.24% - -15.65%

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 11 December 2018.

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 11 December 2018. 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 +8 16 £500 +39.37%
Cheltenham - 3 £550 - 2
Cirencester -5 2 £463 -21.28%
Waterfall
South West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (51.72%) Finance
3 13 (44.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (44.83%) SQL
4 12 (41.38%) Linux
5 10 (34.48%) Windows
5 10 (34.48%) ITIL
5 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
6 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
6 9 (31.03%) JIRA
6 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
6 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
6 9 (31.03%) RAD
7 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
7 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (24.14%) Data Lineage
8 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (24.14%) SDLC
8 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 7 (24.14%) Data Quality
8 7 (24.14%) Data Governance
8 7 (24.14%) Kimball Methodology
8 7 (24.14%) IBM InfoSphere
8 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
8 7 (24.14%) Dimensional Modelling
8 7 (24.14%) RDBMS
8 7 (24.14%) IBM
8 7 (24.14%) ETL
8 7 (24.14%) SOAP

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 3 (10.34%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Actimize
2 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (3.45%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (24.14%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 7 (24.14%) IBM InfoSphere
2 7 (24.14%) RDBMS
2 7 (24.14%) Relational Database
3 6 (20.69%) DataStage
3 6 (20.69%) DB2
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
4 3 (10.34%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (10.34%) Power BI
4 3 (10.34%) QualityStage
4 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) JIRA
1 9 (31.03%) Visual Studio
2 6 (20.69%) Selenium
3 4 (13.79%) ERwin
4 3 (10.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (6.90%) Robot Framework
5 2 (6.90%) Zephyr
General
1 15 (51.72%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Retail
3 5 (17.24%) Marketing
4 3 (10.34%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.45%) Billing
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Automation Test Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Test Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Business Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Data Modeller
3 4 (13.79%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Consultant
5 2 (6.90%) ETL Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Test Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) SOAP
1 7 (24.14%) Web Services
2 3 (10.34%) CSS
2 3 (10.34%) HTML
2 3 (10.34%) HTML5
2 3 (10.34%) jQuery
3 1 (3.45%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.45%) CMDB
3 1 (3.45%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (3.45%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
3 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (44.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (34.48%) ITIL
4 9 (31.03%) RAD
5 8 (27.59%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (27.59%) Test Automation
6 7 (24.14%) Data Governance
6 7 (24.14%) Data Lineage
6 7 (24.14%) Data Security
6 7 (24.14%) Dimensional Modelling
6 7 (24.14%) ETL
6 7 (24.14%) Kimball Methodology
6 7 (24.14%) SDLC
7 6 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (20.69%) Inmon Methodology
7 6 (20.69%) Project Management
7 6 (20.69%) Test Management
7 6 (20.69%) Test Scripting
7 6 (20.69%) V-Model
8 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 13 (44.83%) SQL
2 9 (31.03%) JavaScript
3 6 (20.69%) Bash Shell
3 6 (20.69%) C#
3 6 (20.69%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) C
5 3 (10.34%) PL/SQL
5 3 (10.34%) Shell Script
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Security Cleared
2 9 (31.03%) SC Cleared
3 3 (10.34%) ISEB
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
4 2 (6.90%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.45%) APMP
5 1 (3.45%) CITP
5 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.45%) IIBA
5 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.45%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) IBM
1 7 (24.14%) Teradata
2 6 (20.69%) Netezza
2 6 (20.69%) Oracle
3 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.45%) Salesforce.com