Period
to 19 June 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 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 58 70 50
Rank change year-on-year +12 -20 +8
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 52 34 42
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 3.39% 2.34% 3.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 2.77% 3.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 25 34
Milton Keynes median daily rate £350 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.65% +6.25% +18.52%
10th Percentile £300 £315 £300
90th Percentile £550 £516 £478
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +23.08%
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 1,276 1,228 1,189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.13% 84.51% 85.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 731 637 666
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £238 £282 £263
90th Percentile £550 £550 £526
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 22 22
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £13.50 £13.75 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.82% +14.58% -25.65%
10th Percentile £9.00 £8.64 £10.23
90th Percentile £17.50 £17.22 £16.33
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.05 £16.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -12.19% +14.29% -20.00%

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 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 50 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
3 18 (34.62%) Finance
4 13 (25.00%) CRM
4 13 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 11 (21.15%) ISEB
5 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Project
6 10 (19.23%) Software Testing
7 9 (17.31%) ISTQB
7 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (17.31%) ITIL
7 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
7 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
7 9 (17.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 9 (17.31%) Scenario Testing
8 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (15.38%) Project Management
8 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
8 8 (15.38%) Java
8 8 (15.38%) JIRA
8 8 (15.38%) Business Continuity
9 7 (13.46%) Banking
9 7 (13.46%) Spring
9 7 (13.46%) C#
9 7 (13.46%) Apache
9 7 (13.46%) Test Strategy
9 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
10 6 (11.54%) HP ALM
10 6 (11.54%) Programme Delivery
10 6 (11.54%) HP

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 7 (13.46%) Apache
2 5 (9.62%) Tomcat
2 5 (9.62%) WebSphere
3 4 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 11 (21.15%) Microsoft Project
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.77%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (3.85%) Oracle CRM
1 2 (3.85%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.77%) SaaS
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.92%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
2 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
3 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
3 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.92%) Redis
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (15.38%) JIRA
2 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.69%) Selenium
3 3 (5.77%) Maven
3 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.77%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (1.92%) Appium
4 1 (1.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (1.92%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.92%) Calabash
4 1 (1.92%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.92%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.92%) WebStorm
General
1 18 (34.62%) Finance
2 7 (13.46%) Banking
3 6 (11.54%) Retail
4 3 (5.77%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (5.77%) Spanish Language
5 2 (3.85%) Legal
6 1 (1.92%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (28.85%) Analyst
2 14 (26.92%) Developer
3 12 (23.08%) Test Analyst
4 9 (17.31%) Project Manager
5 7 (13.46%) Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Java Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Senior Java Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Database Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.69%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (7.69%) Technical Architect
8 3 (5.77%) .NET Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (5.77%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.77%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.77%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.46%) AngularJS
1 7 (13.46%) Spring
2 6 (11.54%) .NET
3 5 (9.62%) Hibernate
3 5 (9.62%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (7.69%) J2EE
4 4 (7.69%) JDBC
4 4 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (7.69%) Web Services
5 3 (5.77%) Apache CXF
6 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET
6 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (3.85%) Gherkin
6 2 (3.85%) Spring Boot
6 2 (3.85%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.92%) Angular 2
7 1 (1.92%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (1.92%) JMS
7 1 (1.92%) REST
7 1 (1.92%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.92%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.92%) Android
1 1 (1.92%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
1 1 (1.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) CRM
2 13 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 10 (19.23%) Software Testing
4 9 (17.31%) ITIL
4 9 (17.31%) Scenario Testing
5 8 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 8 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 8 (15.38%) Project Management
6 7 (13.46%) Test Strategy
7 6 (11.54%) Programme Delivery
7 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.62%) DSDM
8 5 (9.62%) Scrum
8 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
8 5 (9.62%) Test Scripting
9 4 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.69%) ETL
9 4 (7.69%) Project Planning
9 4 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) Java
2 7 (13.46%) C#
3 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (1.92%) Apple Swift
4 1 (1.92%) C++
4 1 (1.92%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (21.15%) ISEB
2 9 (17.31%) ISTQB
2 9 (17.31%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.69%) APMP
4 4 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) MCP
5 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) GDPR
1 1 (1.92%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.92%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (11.54%) HP ALM
2 5 (9.62%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) HP
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) IBM
4 3 (5.77%) SAP
5 2 (3.85%) Pega
5 2 (3.85%) Remedy
5 2 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.92%) Adobe
6 1 (1.92%) Symantec