Period
to 23 May 2019

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 23 May 2019 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
23 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 60 56 65
Rank change year-on-year -4 +9 -16
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 28 59 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 2.61% 3.73% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 4.45% 3.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 47 27
Milton Keynes median daily rate £450 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.57% -17.65% +10.39%
10th Percentile £336 £300 £316
90th Percentile £606 £543 £515
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £438 £350 £425
% change year-on-year +25.00% -17.65% +10.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - £55.00 -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £40.50 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year -26.36% - -

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 939 1,327 1,192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 87.43% 83.93% 85.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 737 638
Milton Keynes median daily rate £438 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £240 £250 £270
90th Percentile £630 £550 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 44 23
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £20.88 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.63% -3.57% +4.59%
10th Percentile £13.25 £9.16 £8.83
90th Percentile £49.38 £17.50 £17.25
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £26.58 £14.05 £16.00
% change year-on-year +89.15% -12.19% +7.49%

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 23 May 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 23 May 2019, 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 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Finance
3 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 7 (25.00%) ITIL
5 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) Change Management
6 5 (17.86%) Service Management
6 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
6 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
6 5 (17.86%) ServiceNow
7 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (14.29%) Analytics
7 4 (14.29%) DSDM
7 4 (14.29%) CRM
7 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.71%) Apache
8 3 (10.71%) SAP
8 3 (10.71%) .NET
8 3 (10.71%) C#
8 3 (10.71%) Banking
8 3 (10.71%) ISEB
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
8 3 (10.71%) SaaS
8 3 (10.71%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (7.14%) Data Science
9 2 (7.14%) Workshop Facilitation

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 3 (10.71%) Apache
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (10.71%) SaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) Big Data
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 10 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 4 (14.29%) Architect
2 4 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.71%) Cloud Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Data Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Product Owner
3 3 (10.71%) Project Manager
3 3 (10.71%) Salesforce Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Salesforce Solution Architect
3 3 (10.71%) Service Owner
3 3 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Agile Test Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Big Data Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) IT Change Manager
4 2 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) .NET
1 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
2 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (7.14%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 6 (21.43%) Change Management
4 6 (21.43%) Project Management
5 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
5 5 (17.86%) Service Management
6 4 (14.29%) Analytics
6 4 (14.29%) CRM
6 4 (14.29%) DSDM
6 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (10.71%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Acceptance Criteria
8 2 (7.14%) Business Process Modelling
8 2 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
8 2 (7.14%) Decision Quality
8 2 (7.14%) Innovation Management
8 2 (7.14%) Prototyping
8 2 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
8 2 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (17.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (10.71%) ISEB
3 2 (7.14%) APMP
4 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (3.57%) GDPR
2 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) ServiceNow
2 4 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.71%) SAP
4 2 (7.14%) Adobe
4 2 (7.14%) Dell
4 2 (7.14%) Oracle
5 1 (3.57%) Capita