Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 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 > Slough
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 29 31
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2 +11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 6 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 2.07% 3.79% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 4.80% 4.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 7
Slough median daily rate £538 £335 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +60.45% -16.25% +58.42%
10th Percentile £425 £306 £344
90th Percentile £593 £493 £469
Berkshire median daily rate £370 £400 £365
% change year-on-year -7.50% +9.59% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Slough 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 Slough with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Slough
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 217 250 412
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Slough 74.83% 78.86% 81.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 159 269
Slough median daily rate £425 £363 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% +0.69% +2.86%
10th Percentile £279 £245 £213
90th Percentile £575 £513 £517
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 10
Slough median hourly rate £17.50 £13.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.27% -42.11% +97.92%
10th Percentile £14.00 £8.50 £12.35
90th Percentile £41.50 £40.25 £43.75
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -17.14% -41.67% +74.83%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Slough

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

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

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Slough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Slough over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Slough

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

1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
3 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (33.33%) Workflow
3 2 (33.33%) SLA
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Hyperion
3 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (33.33%) Intranet
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 2 (33.33%) SOA
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) J2EE
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) EJB
3 2 (33.33%) JSP
3 2 (33.33%) Servlets
3 2 (33.33%) Struts
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Unix

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) HFM
1 2 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (16.67%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Internet
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Essbase
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle ODI
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Development Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Hyperion Planning Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Planning Manager
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Lead
2 1 (16.67%) PMO Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) EJB
1 2 (33.33%) Hibernate
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) JPA
1 2 (33.33%) JSF
1 2 (33.33%) JSP
1 2 (33.33%) MSMQ
1 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (33.33%) REST
1 2 (33.33%) Servlets
1 2 (33.33%) Spring
1 2 (33.33%) Struts
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) HPUX
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) ETL
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Master Data Management
2 2 (33.33%) MSF
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Security Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOA
2 2 (33.33%) TDD
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) Hyperion
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Marketo
3 1 (16.67%) SAP