Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 41 39
Rank change year-on-year +10 -2 +14
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 6 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 1.85% 1.70% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.04% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 6
Suffolk median daily rate £450 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.46% -18.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £330 £301 £375
90th Percentile £495 £407 £482
East of England median daily rate £416 £415 £450
% change year-on-year +0.33% -7.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £30.00 £36.07 -
% change year-on-year -16.83% - -

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 Suffolk with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 262 393 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 80.62% 83.44% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 150 239 255
Suffolk median daily rate £400 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +5.59% -1.23%
10th Percentile £225 £255 £263
90th Percentile £573 £550 £535
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 8
Suffolk median hourly rate £19.75 £18.39 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.42% +41.42% -
10th Percentile £11.27 £13.65 £11.10
90th Percentile £36.63 £45.60 £16.13
East of England median hourly rate £31.02 £31.48 £25.00
% change year-on-year -1.46% +25.90% +3.65%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Suffolk

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Suffolk

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Suffolk

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +8 6 £450 +50.00% 1
Waterfall
East of England

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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) BPMN
4 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
4 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
4 1 (16.67%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) PaaS
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
4 1 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Release Management
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Power View
2 1 (16.67%) Power BI
2 1 (16.67%) PowerPivot
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Azure DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Change Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Reference Data Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Reference Data Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
1 1 (16.67%) Reference Data
1 1 (16.67%) Reinsurance
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) BPMN
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
3 1 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCP
2 1 (16.67%) MCSD
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) PMBOK
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Planview