Period
to 19 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 19 October 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 87 48
Rank change year-on-year +17 -39 +12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 37 32 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.65% 1.91% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.05% 2.29% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 37
Milton Keynes median daily rate £434 £340 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.57% -20.00% +2.41%
10th Percentile £300 £314 £333
90th Percentile £578 £514 £551
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £434 £330 £425
% change year-on-year +31.44% -22.35% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £55.00 - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £55.00 - -

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,214 1,400 1,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 86.84% 83.63% 84.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 718 717 646
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.61% +9.21%
10th Percentile £235 £255 £250
90th Percentile £575 £531 £544
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £406
% change year-on-year - -1.37% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 45 35
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.03 £13.85 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.26% +15.42% -15.46%
10th Percentile £9.59 £8.62 £9.00
90th Percentile £18.00 £19.50 £15.15
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £14.43
% change year-on-year -3.37% +3.99% -14.59%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Milton Keynes

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Milton Keynes

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (45.95%) Finance
3 16 (43.24%) PRINCE2
4 12 (32.43%) Project Management
5 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
5 8 (21.62%) Degree
6 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
6 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
6 7 (18.92%) Retail
6 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.92%) ISEB
7 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Project
7 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
7 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
7 6 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (13.51%) SDLC
8 5 (13.51%) APMP
8 5 (13.51%) Automotive
8 5 (13.51%) German Language
8 5 (13.51%) ITIL
8 5 (13.51%) B2C
9 4 (10.81%) SQL
9 4 (10.81%) .NET
9 4 (10.81%) C#
9 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
9 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
9 4 (10.81%) Systems Analysis
9 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
9 4 (10.81%) Legal

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (5.41%) Apache
1 2 (5.41%) Confluence
1 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (8.11%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) HTTP
1 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (2.70%) Redis
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 1 (2.70%) Android Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Appium
2 1 (2.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.70%) Bitbucket
2 1 (2.70%) Calabash
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Selenium
2 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
2 1 (2.70%) WebStorm
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 7 (18.92%) Retail
3 5 (13.51%) Automotive
3 5 (13.51%) German Language
4 4 (10.81%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Project Manager
3 8 (21.62%) Business Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Developer
4 6 (16.22%) IT Manager
4 6 (16.22%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (13.51%) Test Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Service Management Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis Business Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Database Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Database Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Azure Developer
8 1 (2.70%) Full Stack Developer
8 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) .NET
2 3 (8.11%) Spring
3 2 (5.41%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.41%) REST
3 2 (5.41%) Web Services
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.70%) Angular 2
4 1 (2.70%) J2EE
4 1 (2.70%) JDBC
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) LAMP
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) React
4 1 (2.70%) Spring Boot
4 1 (2.70%) Spring MVC
4 1 (2.70%) Spring Security
4 1 (2.70%) Task Parallel Library
4 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.70%) WCF
4 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (91.89%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) PRINCE2
3 12 (32.43%) Project Management
4 7 (18.92%) Business Analysis
5 6 (16.22%) Problem-Solving
5 6 (16.22%) Risk Management
5 6 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (16.22%) Test Automation
6 5 (13.51%) B2C
6 5 (13.51%) ITIL
6 5 (13.51%) SDLC
7 4 (10.81%) IT Strategy
7 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
7 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (10.81%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (10.81%) TDD
7 4 (10.81%) Test Scripting
7 4 (10.81%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) C#
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.70%) Apple Swift
3 1 (2.70%) C++
3 1 (2.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Degree
2 7 (18.92%) ISEB
3 5 (13.51%) APMP
4 4 (10.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (8.11%) ISTQB
5 3 (8.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
6 2 (5.41%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (2.70%) CISSP
7 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.70%) Master's Degree
7 1 (2.70%) MCP
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) GDPR
1 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Docker
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) HP
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
2 3 (8.11%) ServiceNow
3 2 (5.41%) IBM
4 1 (2.70%) Informatica
4 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.70%) Remedy
4 1 (2.70%) SAP
4 1 (2.70%) Tableau