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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 51 54 38
Rank change year-on-year +3 -16  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 21 16 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.88% 2.13% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.40% 2.48% 5.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 12 32
Median daily rate £425 £423 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +30.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £304 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £518 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £405
% change year-on-year +3.03% +1.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -6.00% +59.03%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 618 646 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.66% 85.90% 79.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 366 338
Median daily rate £415 £410 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% +12.32%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Milton Keynes

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 10 (30.30%) Finance
4 9 (27.27%) Project Management
4 9 (27.27%) ISEB
4 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 9 (27.27%) SDLC
5 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
6 7 (21.21%) User Stories
7 6 (18.18%) Windows 10
7 6 (18.18%) Scrum
7 6 (18.18%) Windows
7 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (15.15%) V-Model
8 5 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
8 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
8 5 (15.15%) RAD
8 5 (15.15%) RUP
8 5 (15.15%) Unified Process
8 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
8 5 (15.15%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
8 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
9 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (12.12%) Symantec
9 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
9 4 (12.12%) SailPoint

Waterfall
Top Related 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 (6.06%) Drupal
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.03%) Big Data
1 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.03%) HBase
1 1 (3.03%) Impala
1 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.03%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) JIRA
2 2 (6.06%) MSTest
2 2 (6.06%) Selenium
2 2 (6.06%) SpecFlow
2 2 (6.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (30.30%) Finance
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Electronics
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.03%) Marketing
2 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Analyst
2 11 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Digital Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Digital Business Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Test Manager
4 5 (15.15%) Financial Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.12%) Service Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) IT Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Agile Project Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Functional Test Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Online Business Analyst
7 2 (6.06%) Strategy Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Test Strategy Manager
7 2 (6.06%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) SailPoint
2 2 (6.06%) SAML
3 1 (3.03%) Java EE
3 1 (3.03%) Spark Streaming
3 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.12%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Windows
1 6 (18.18%) Windows 10
2 2 (6.06%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
2 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (96.97%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 9 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 9 (27.27%) Project Management
3 9 (27.27%) SDLC
4 7 (21.21%) User Stories
5 6 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (18.18%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (15.15%) Programme Management
6 5 (15.15%) RAD
6 5 (15.15%) Risk Management
6 5 (15.15%) RUP
6 5 (15.15%) Systems Analysis
6 5 (15.15%) Unified Process
6 5 (15.15%) V-Model
7 4 (12.12%) Compatibility Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (9.09%) Test Management
8 3 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 2 (6.06%) Java
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) ISEB
2 8 (24.24%) Security Cleared
3 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 4 (12.12%) ISTQB
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) QA
2 1 (3.03%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.03%) Apache Flume
2 1 (3.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Symantec
3 1 (3.03%) Cloudera
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle
3 1 (3.03%) SAP
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