Period
to 21 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton 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 21 July 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 55 64
Rank change year-on-year +8 +9 -8
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 4 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.41% 0.77% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.54% 1.04% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 14
Southampton median daily rate £325 £315 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.17% -16.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £313 £307 £274
90th Percentile £338 £415 £438
Hampshire median daily rate £450 £335 £363
% change year-on-year +34.33% -7.59% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate - - £12.82

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 Southampton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 371 384 642
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 75.25% 74.13% 83.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 259 472
Southampton median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - +10.70%
10th Percentile £263 £245 £263
90th Percentile £680 £525 £575
Hampshire median daily rate £401 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.69% +4.00% +4.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 24
Southampton median hourly rate £13.80 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.00% -3.23% -62.42%
10th Percentile £11.60 £12.50 £11.81
90th Percentile £22.50 £19.88 £45.00
Hampshire median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £22.83
% change year-on-year -7.89% +66.45% -29.75%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Southampton

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (50.00%) Dutch Language
1 1 (50.00%) Visualforce
1 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) EAI
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Salesforce Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) EAI
1 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Rapid Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Apex Code
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) VB6
1 1 (50.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com