The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Slough 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 24 June 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 / Slough
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 18 28
Rank change year-on-year -2 +10  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 1.44% 5.03% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 6.72% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Median daily rate £400 £375 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.62%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £419 £400
% change year-on-year +1.49% +4.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  

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 Slough with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 112 119 237
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Slough 80.58% 74.84% 86.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 79 142
Median daily rate £413 £413 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £300 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.00% -31.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.96 £11.10 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £15.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Slough 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 Slough

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Slough

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Slough region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) NetSuite
1 2 (100.00%) Marketo

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Slough 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) NetSuite
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) CRM Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) CRM Business Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) B2C
1 2 (100.00%) CRM
1 2 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Marketo