Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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.

Waterfall Model
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 50 64
Rank change year-on-year -32 +14 -11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 35 46 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.99% 3.59% 2.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 4.24% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 34 43
Milton Keynes median daily rate £370 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.43% +9.38% +12.68%
10th Percentile £315 £361 £301
90th Percentile £469 £561 £568
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £340 £440 £400
% change year-on-year -22.73% +10.00% +6.67%
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 1470 1086 1575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 83.43% 84.84% 80.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 768 637 854
Milton Keynes median daily rate £400 £420 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £263 £237 £250
90th Percentile £530 £550 £500
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £410 £375
% change year-on-year -2.44% +9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 33 38
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £15.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.12% +22.54%
10th Percentile £8.87 £9.00 £9.43
90th Percentile £24.60 £38.75 £24.73
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.66 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year +11.07% -7.38% +27.02%

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 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (34.29%) Java
4 11 (31.43%) CRM
5 10 (28.57%) ISEB
5 10 (28.57%) ISTQB
5 10 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 9 (25.71%) Software Testing
6 9 (25.71%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (25.71%) ITIL
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Office
7 8 (22.86%) Tomcat
7 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
7 8 (22.86%) Eclipse
7 8 (22.86%) Hibernate
7 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
7 8 (22.86%) Spring
8 7 (20.00%) Finance
9 6 (17.14%) ETL
9 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (17.14%) SQL
9 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
10 5 (14.29%) Spring MVC
10 5 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
10 5 (14.29%) Banking
10 5 (14.29%) Retail
10 5 (14.29%) SAP
10 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
10 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Project

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 8 (22.86%) Tomcat
1 8 (22.86%) WebSphere
2 5 (14.29%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (8.57%) Apache
3 3 (8.57%) Confluence
3 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (5.71%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (8.57%) OLAP
4 3 (8.57%) RDBMS
4 3 (8.57%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Eclipse
2 4 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 3 (8.57%) JIRA
3 3 (8.57%) Maven
General
1 7 (20.00%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Automotive
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.86%) German Language
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (48.57%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Java Developer
3 8 (22.86%) Test Analyst
4 7 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (20.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Business Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Project Manager
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Test Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Database Developer
7 3 (8.57%) Digital Project Manager
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Database Developer
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Report Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Test Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.86%) Hibernate
1 8 (22.86%) Spring
2 5 (14.29%) IBM Integration Bus
2 5 (14.29%) JMS
2 5 (14.29%) Spring Integration
2 5 (14.29%) Spring MVC
2 5 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (11.43%) AngularJS
3 4 (11.43%) J2EE
4 3 (8.57%) Apache CXF
4 3 (8.57%) JDBC
4 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (8.57%) Web Services
5 1 (2.86%) Node.js
5 1 (2.86%) OAuth
5 1 (2.86%) REST
5 1 (2.86%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (97.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (31.43%) CRM
3 9 (25.71%) ITIL
3 9 (25.71%) Software Testing
4 6 (17.14%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (17.14%) ETL
4 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
5 5 (14.29%) DSDM
5 5 (14.29%) MVC
5 5 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (11.43%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.43%) Quality Management
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.57%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (8.57%) Project Management
7 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
7 3 (8.57%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) Java
2 6 (17.14%) SQL
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) VBA
4 1 (2.86%) Tcl
4 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) ISEB
1 10 (28.57%) ISTQB
1 10 (28.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) IBM
1 5 (14.29%) SAP
2 4 (11.43%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) Cognos
3 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.57%) Oracle
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe