The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Somerset 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 29 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
South West / Somerset
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 31 37
Rank change year-on-year -9 +6  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 1 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.48% 1.24% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 1.60% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Median daily rate - £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.24%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
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 Somerset with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Somerset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 164 187 275
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 78.10% 77.27% 78.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 447 393 571
Median daily rate £400 £390 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £985 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 74 129
Median hourly rate £50.00 £38.75 £38.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -0.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.25 £21.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.75 £42.45 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.64% -6.66%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Somerset

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Somerset

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Bath +4 1 - -
Waterfall
South West

For the 6 months to 29 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
Taunton, Somerset
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