Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 18 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
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 56 86
Rank change year-on-year -18 +30 +6
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 14 40 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.11% 2.71% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.35% 3.41% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 35 16
Reading median daily rate £488 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +3.13% -23.81%
10th Percentile £256 £325 £324
90th Percentile £531 £449 £463
Berkshire median daily rate £370 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -7.50% +9.59% +8.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate £36.00 - -

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1040 1173 1499
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 82.34% 79.58% 76.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 614 615 923
Reading median daily rate £409 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.19% - -
10th Percentile £275 £228 £231
90th Percentile £575 £575 £544
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 47 83
Reading median hourly rate £14.50 £22.50 £30.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.56% -27.18% +81.02%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £15.05
90th Percentile £35.00 £55.00 £46.50
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.90
% change year-on-year -17.14% -43.37% +80.07%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Reading

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Reading

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Reading over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Reading

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall in Reading.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Waterfall in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 Reading region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
4 4 (28.57%) C#
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) QA
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
4 4 (28.57%) Defect Management
5 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
5 3 (21.43%) Scenario Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
5 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
5 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
5 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (21.43%) LINQ
5 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
5 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
5 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
5 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
5 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (21.43%) Scrum
6 2 (14.29%) Marketing
6 2 (14.29%) TDD
6 2 (14.29%) Change Management
6 2 (14.29%) Project Management

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (7.14%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Confluence
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Azure Data Factory
2 1 (7.14%) Data Lake Analytics
2 1 (7.14%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) PaaS
2 1 (7.14%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) HTTP
2 1 (7.14%) DOCSIS
2 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (7.14%) Data Lake
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) OLAP
2 1 (7.14%) Power BI
2 1 (7.14%) QlikView
2 1 (7.14%) SAP BW
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Grunt
1 1 (7.14%) gulp
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) JMeter
1 1 (7.14%) LoadRunner
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Toad
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (14.29%) Analyst
1 2 (14.29%) Architect
1 2 (14.29%) Consultant
1 2 (14.29%) Developer
1 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
1 2 (14.29%) Sitecore Architect
1 2 (14.29%) Test Engineer
1 2 (14.29%) Test Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Business IT Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Financial Business Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) HTML Developer
2 1 (7.14%) IT Business Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (7.14%) Performance Tester
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Technical Project Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Test Analyst
2 1 (7.14%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) LINQ
3 2 (14.29%) Middleware
3 2 (14.29%) REST
3 2 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (7.14%) CSS
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) HTML
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
4 1 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.14%) Fintech
1 1 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) User Experience
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Defect Management
2 4 (28.57%) SDLC
3 3 (21.43%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (21.43%) Functional Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Integration Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 3 (21.43%) Scenario Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Test Automation
3 3 (21.43%) Test Scripting
3 3 (21.43%) Test Strategy
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Data-Driven Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Test Management
4 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) Java
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) U-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) PMO
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.14%) Adobe
3 1 (7.14%) Ariba
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Sun
3 1 (7.14%) Tableau