The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
Nottinghamshire / Nottingham
Rank 32 41 34
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 12 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Nottingham 3.40% 1.65% 3.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.87% 1.98% 3.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 7
Median daily rate £368 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.07% -23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £306 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £358 £445
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £408
% change year-on-year +3.03% +1.22%  
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 Nottingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Nottingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 310 404 285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Nottingham 87.82% 83.13% 80.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 205 142
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £482 £600 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 8
Median hourly rate £18.50 £15.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.31% +17.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.23 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.97 £20.00 £14.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Nottingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Nottingham 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 Nottingham

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Nottingham

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Nottingham over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Nottingham

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 23 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 Nottingham region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (55.56%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) User Stories
3 9 (50.00%) Analytics
4 8 (44.44%) SoapUI
4 8 (44.44%) SOAP
4 8 (44.44%) Web Services
4 8 (44.44%) QA
5 7 (38.89%) JSON
5 7 (38.89%) Time Management
5 7 (38.89%) Mainframe
5 7 (38.89%) JMeter
5 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 7 (38.89%) API Testing
6 6 (33.33%) Scrum
7 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
8 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (16.67%) SDLC
9 2 (11.11%) Critical Success Factor
9 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
9 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (11.11%) Docker
9 2 (11.11%) DevOps
9 2 (11.11%) Coaching
9 2 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (11.11%) Build Automation
9 2 (11.11%) Puppet
9 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham 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:

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) SoapUI
2 7 (38.89%) JMeter
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
3 2 (11.11%) JIRA
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Back Office
3 1 (5.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) QA Tester
1 4 (22.22%) Tester
2 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps Architect
3 2 (11.11%) QA Leader
3 2 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Product Owner
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planner
4 1 (5.56%) QA Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) SOAP
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 7 (38.89%) JSON
3 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Mainframe
2 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Credit Risk
4 1 (5.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (5.56%) Smart Meter
4 1 (5.56%) Social Media
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (94.44%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Analytics
2 9 (50.00%) User Stories
3 7 (38.89%) API Testing
3 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 7 (38.89%) Time Management
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 3 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
5 3 (16.67%) SDLC
5 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (11.11%) Build Automation
6 2 (11.11%) Change Management
6 2 (11.11%) Coaching
6 2 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (11.11%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (11.11%) DevOps
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (44.44%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft