Period
to 14 November 2018

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 14 November 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 29 34 52
Rank change year-on-year +5 +18 -30
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 45 29 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.21% 4.20% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.22% 4.92% 2.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 28 17
Northamptonshire median daily rate £450 £370 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% -26.07% +17.76%
10th Percentile £342 £302 £309
90th Percentile £600 £538 £595
East Midlands median daily rate £450 £403 £400
% change year-on-year +11.80% +0.63% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands 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 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 724 589 809
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 83.89% 85.36% 87.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 534 368 597
Northamptonshire median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.03% -2.94% -
10th Percentile £307 £218 £292
90th Percentile £538 £550 £575
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 15
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £13.62 £11.17 £11.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.93% -4.94% -36.56%
10th Percentile £11.34 £10.19 £10.38
90th Percentile £20.25 £13.45 £38.95
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year -3.23% +10.71% -13.58%

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 14 November 2018.

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 14 November 2018. 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 +9 37 £400 +26.98% 3
Waterfall
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 November 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 45 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (55.56%) Finance
3 18 (40.00%) User Stories
3 18 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (37.78%) Business Analysis
5 16 (35.56%) Problem-Solving
6 15 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
7 13 (28.89%) Banking
8 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (24.44%) Scrum
8 11 (24.44%) Programme Management
8 11 (24.44%) Test Strategy
8 11 (24.44%) Scenario Testing
9 9 (20.00%) SDLC
9 9 (20.00%) Risk Management
10 8 (17.78%) Incident Management
11 6 (13.33%) Degree
11 6 (13.33%) Retail
11 6 (13.33%) Cryptography
11 6 (13.33%) Project Management
11 6 (13.33%) Multichannel Retail
12 4 (8.89%) PMO
12 4 (8.89%) Privileged Identity Management
12 4 (8.89%) GDPR
12 4 (8.89%) Internal Audit
12 4 (8.89%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (8.89%) PSD2
12 4 (8.89%) CISSP
12 4 (8.89%) SAML
12 4 (8.89%) Identity Management

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 1 (2.22%) Apache Pig
1 1 (2.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.89%) GitHub
1 4 (8.89%) Google Cloud Platform
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.89%) Office 365
1 4 (8.89%) PaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Network Security
2 2 (4.44%) ATM
2 2 (4.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) NonStop SQL
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Hive
2 1 (2.22%) Big Data
2 1 (2.22%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.22%) HBase
2 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) GitLab
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
2 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.44%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 13 (28.89%) Banking
3 6 (13.33%) Retail
4 4 (8.89%) Aerospace
4 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 8 (17.78%) Agile Project Manager
4 7 (15.56%) Digital Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Digital Business Analyst
6 4 (8.89%) Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Information Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Information Security Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Security Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Security Solutions Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.67%) Business Design Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
7 3 (6.67%) IT Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) IT Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) OAuth
1 4 (8.89%) OAuth2
1 4 (8.89%) SAML
2 2 (4.44%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) Kafka
3 1 (2.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
2 4 (8.89%) PKI
3 2 (4.44%) Tandem
3 2 (4.44%) User Experience
3 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.22%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.22%) Linux
1 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (40.00%) User Stories
3 17 (37.78%) Business Analysis
4 16 (35.56%) Problem-Solving
5 15 (33.33%) Acceptance Criteria
6 11 (24.44%) Programme Management
6 11 (24.44%) Scenario Testing
6 11 (24.44%) Scrum
6 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (24.44%) Test Strategy
7 9 (20.00%) Risk Management
7 9 (20.00%) SDLC
8 8 (17.78%) Incident Management
9 6 (13.33%) Cryptography
9 6 (13.33%) Multichannel Retail
9 6 (13.33%) Project Management
10 4 (8.89%) Ethical Hacking
10 4 (8.89%) Identity Access Management
10 4 (8.89%) Internal Audit
10 4 (8.89%) Privileged Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C++
1 2 (4.44%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.44%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) AWK
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) CEH
2 4 (8.89%) CISM
2 4 (8.89%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) GDPR
1 4 (8.89%) PMO
1 4 (8.89%) PSD2
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.89%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.22%) Apache Flume
2 1 (2.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (2.22%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (2.22%) Mesos
1 1 (2.22%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (4.44%) HP
2 1 (2.22%) Ab Initio
2 1 (2.22%) MuleSoft
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle
2 1 (2.22%) SAP