Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 54 22
Rank change year-on-year +19 -32 +19
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 30 20 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 4.41% 2.17% 6.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.24% 2.49% 7.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 30
Northamptonshire median daily rate £370 £501 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -26.07% +17.76% -6.49%
10th Percentile £269 £309 £313
90th Percentile £538 £606 £539
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £390 £425
% change year-on-year +2.56% -8.24% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - - £47.50

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 572 802 633
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 84.12% 86.89% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 358 591 442
Northamptonshire median daily rate £405 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.57% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £220 £281 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 12
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £11.79 £11.75 £18.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.36% -36.56% +23.47%
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.00 £16.35
% change year-on-year +10.71% -14.37% +5.48%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Northamptonshire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Waterfall in Northamptonshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Northamptonshire

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Northamptonshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +13 17 £315 -30.00%
Waterfall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (46.67%) Java
3 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 7 (23.33%) Banking
3 7 (23.33%) SDLC
4 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
4 6 (20.00%) Scrum
4 6 (20.00%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) Oracle
4 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 5 (16.67%) J2EE
5 5 (16.67%) SOAP
5 5 (16.67%) ITIL
5 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Spring
5 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
6 4 (13.33%) JSON
6 4 (13.33%) jQuery
6 4 (13.33%) Ajax
6 4 (13.33%) Retail
6 4 (13.33%) TDD
6 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.33%) PMO
7 3 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
7 3 (10.00%) Middleware
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) CRM
7 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 (10.00%) Documentum
2 2 (6.67%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 6 (20.00%) Relational Database
1 6 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (10.00%) Selenium
3 2 (6.67%) Gradle
3 2 (6.67%) IntelliJ
3 2 (6.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.67%) JProfiler
3 2 (6.67%) JUnit
4 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.33%) Maven
4 1 (3.33%) TestRail
4 1 (3.33%) VersionOne
General
1 7 (23.33%) Banking
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Developer
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Java Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Architect
4 4 (13.33%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Database Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Database Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Test Automation Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Digital Business Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce Architect
6 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Java Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) PMO Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) J2EE
1 5 (16.67%) SOAP
1 5 (16.67%) Spring
2 4 (13.33%) Ajax
2 4 (13.33%) jQuery
2 4 (13.33%) JSON
3 3 (10.00%) Hibernate
3 3 (10.00%) JPA
3 3 (10.00%) Middleware
3 3 (10.00%) REST
4 2 (6.67%) EJB
4 2 (6.67%) JSP
4 2 (6.67%) Servlets
4 2 (6.67%) Struts
5 1 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile Computing
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (23.33%) SDLC
3 6 (20.00%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 4 (13.33%) TDD
6 3 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) Defect Management
6 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.00%) ETL
6 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) Process Improvement
6 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (6.67%) Exploratory Testing
7 2 (6.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) Java
2 6 (20.00%) SQL
3 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) PMO
2 2 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) OpenText
3 2 (6.67%) Capita
3 2 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (3.33%) Perforce