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 3 months to 27 March 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 27 46
Rank change year-on-year -9 +19  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 8 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.13% 3.28% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 3.80% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 3
Median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £250 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £550 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £403
% change year-on-year +3.03% +2.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -6.00% +59.03%  

Waterfall is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 298 316 399
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 79.47% 86.34% 81.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 242 257
Median daily rate £425 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.30% -31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £11.00 £9.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire citing Waterfall as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
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 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -3 7 £450 +24.13% 1
Waterfall
East Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Banking
3 5 (41.67%) Ajax
3 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (41.67%) Scrum
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
3 5 (41.67%) J2EE
3 5 (41.67%) EJB
3 5 (41.67%) JSP
3 5 (41.67%) Servlets
3 5 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 5 (41.67%) Struts
4 4 (33.33%) Spring
4 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) IntelliJ
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) SOAP
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) JIRA
6 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
6 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
7 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
7 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing

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 (8.33%) JBoss
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (8.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (16.67%) IntelliJ
2 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (8.33%) ClearCase
3 1 (8.33%) Gradle
3 1 (8.33%) JMeter
3 1 (8.33%) Selenium
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (91.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Developer
1 5 (41.67%) Java Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Finance Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Financial Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Financial Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Financial Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Java/J2EE Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Test Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum Master
4 1 (8.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) Ajax
1 5 (41.67%) EJB
1 5 (41.67%) J2EE
1 5 (41.67%) jQuery
1 5 (41.67%) JSP
1 5 (41.67%) Servlets
1 5 (41.67%) Struts
2 4 (33.33%) Spring
3 2 (16.67%) JSON
3 2 (16.67%) SOAP
3 2 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (8.33%) JMS
4 1 (8.33%) Struts2
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) WSDL
4 1 (8.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) Data Protection
2 5 (41.67%) Scrum
2 5 (41.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) BDD
4 1 (8.33%) CMMI
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
4 1 (8.33%) RUP
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) System Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
4 1 (8.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
1 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Chordiant
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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