Period
to 16 December 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 16 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 76 47
Rank change year-on-year +2 -29 +18
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 24 44 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.94% 2.49% 3.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 2.95% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 40 32
Milton Keynes median daily rate £500 £340 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +47.06% -20.47% +6.88%
10th Percentile £417 £315 £360
90th Percentile £615 £469 £568
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £488 £330 £430
% change year-on-year +47.73% -23.26% +8.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -

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 1,089 1,491 1,066
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 88.04% 84.52% 86.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 635 777 632
Milton Keynes median daily rate £415 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -5.88% +10.39%
10th Percentile £240 £263 £231
90th Percentile £623 £530 £563
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +3.75% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 53 37
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.47 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.24% +3.57% -
10th Percentile £10.59 £9.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £26.65 £24.80 £38.75
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.90 £17.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -12.35% +13.33% -7.06%

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 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 16 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (54.17%) Finance
3 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
4 8 (33.33%) Project Management
4 8 (33.33%) Degree
5 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
5 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) Retail
6 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
7 5 (20.83%) Automotive
7 5 (20.83%) B2C
7 5 (20.83%) German Language
7 5 (20.83%) SDLC
7 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
8 4 (16.67%) ServiceNow
8 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (16.67%) .NET
8 4 (16.67%) C#
8 4 (16.67%) Legal
8 4 (16.67%) Service Management
8 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (12.50%) ITIL
9 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft

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 (8.33%) Confluence
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (4.17%) Redis
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (4.17%) Android Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Appium
2 1 (4.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (4.17%) Bitbucket
2 1 (4.17%) Calabash
2 1 (4.17%) ERwin
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) WebDriver
General
1 13 (54.17%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Retail
3 5 (20.83%) Automotive
3 5 (20.83%) German Language
4 4 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Analyst
2 8 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 6 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 4 (16.67%) IT Manager
4 4 (16.67%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Service Management Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Developer
7 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Data Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Financial Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
7 1 (4.17%) Service Owner
7 1 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
7 1 (4.17%) Test Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) JSON
2 1 (4.17%) LAMP
2 1 (4.17%) React
2 1 (4.17%) REST
2 1 (4.17%) Spring
2 1 (4.17%) Task Parallel Library
2 1 (4.17%) WCF
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.17%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
2 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (45.83%) PRINCE2
3 8 (33.33%) Project Management
4 7 (29.17%) Business Analysis
4 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
5 6 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (20.83%) B2C
6 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
6 5 (20.83%) SDLC
7 4 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Service Management
7 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) TDD
7 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (12.50%) ITIL
8 3 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Apple Swift
3 1 (4.17%) C++
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (12.50%) ISEB
4 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (4.17%) APMP
5 1 (4.17%) CISSP
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (4.17%) Master's Degree
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) GDPR
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) Docker
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) ServiceNow
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) IBM
3 1 (4.17%) Informatica
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) Remedy
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Tableau