The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 28 March 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 East / Surrey
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 56 57
Rank change year-on-year +21 +1  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 57 49 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 4.83% 3.77% 2.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.88% 4.60% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 40 19
Median daily rate £438 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £550 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £403
% change year-on-year +3.03% +2.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £52.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £48.70 £31.44
% change year-on-year -3.48% +54.88%  

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 Surrey with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 969 1066 1184
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 82.05% 82.00% 81.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 701 661
Median daily rate £445 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 81 29
Median hourly rate £27.50 £45.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £17.23 £17.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £60.00 £51.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Surrey

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Surrey over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Surrey

Waterfall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall in Surrey.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Waterfall in Surrey

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Redhill +3 15 £518 -1.42% 1
Leatherhead +24 8 £478 +19.37% 2
Guildford +3 5 £450 +22.44%
Staines -2 2 - - 1
Caterham - 2 £651 -
Camberley +7 1 £500 +104.08%
Epsom +2 1 £425 -
Waterfall
South East

Waterfall
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 77 (97.47%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (54.43%) SDLC
3 38 (48.10%) Oracle
4 33 (41.77%) Linux
5 29 (36.71%) Finance
6 27 (34.18%) Unix
6 27 (34.18%) HTML
6 27 (34.18%) JavaScript
7 25 (31.65%) Requirements Analysis
8 22 (27.85%) Java
9 20 (25.32%) Degree
10 19 (24.05%) AIX
10 19 (24.05%) Configuration Management
11 17 (21.52%) SQL
12 16 (20.25%) PL/SQL
13 15 (18.99%) Shell Script
13 15 (18.99%) SQLPlus
13 15 (18.99%) RDBMS
13 15 (18.99%) jQuery
13 15 (18.99%) Oracle Database
13 15 (18.99%) Relational Database
14 14 (17.72%) HTML5
14 14 (17.72%) Scrum
14 14 (17.72%) Apache
15 12 (15.19%) ISEB
15 12 (15.19%) Python
15 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
15 12 (15.19%) nginx
15 12 (15.19%) Open Source
16 11 (13.92%) Docker

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 14 (17.72%) Apache
2 12 (15.19%) nginx
3 11 (13.92%) Tomcat
3 11 (13.92%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (2.53%) Confluence
4 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.53%) MS Office
1 2 (2.53%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.27%) GSM
1 1 (1.27%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.99%) Oracle Database
1 15 (18.99%) RDBMS
1 15 (18.99%) Relational Database
1 15 (18.99%) SQLPlus
2 6 (7.59%) MySQL
3 4 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.92%) Jenkins
1 11 (13.92%) ProC
2 10 (12.66%) Git (software)
3 7 (8.86%) JIRA
4 6 (7.59%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (2.53%) HP UFT
5 2 (2.53%) Selenium
6 1 (1.27%) JUnit
6 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 29 (36.71%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Advertising
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.27%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (24.05%) Developer
2 16 (20.25%) Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) Business Analyst
3 15 (18.99%) Oracle Developer
3 15 (18.99%) Project Manager
4 13 (16.46%) Architect
5 12 (15.19%) Oracle Architect
5 12 (15.19%) PL/SQL Developer
5 12 (15.19%) SQL Developer
6 10 (12.66%) Unix Architect
7 7 (8.86%) Oracle Technical Architect
7 7 (8.86%) Scrum Master
7 7 (8.86%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.59%) Integration Developer
8 6 (7.59%) SDLC Manager
8 6 (7.59%) Systems Developer
8 6 (7.59%) Technical Design Architect
8 6 (7.59%) Technical Design Authority
8 6 (7.59%) UI Developer
9 5 (6.33%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (34.18%) HTML
2 15 (18.99%) jQuery
3 14 (17.72%) HTML5
4 2 (2.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.53%) CSS
4 2 (2.53%) CSS3
4 2 (2.53%) Ember.js
4 2 (2.53%) Java EE
4 2 (2.53%) JSP
4 2 (2.53%) React
4 2 (2.53%) REST
5 1 (1.27%) .NET
5 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.27%) Mason
5 1 (1.27%) Spring
5 1 (1.27%) Visualforce
5 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.80%) Data Structures
2 2 (2.53%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.53%) User Experience
2 2 (2.53%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.27%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 33 (41.77%) Linux
2 27 (34.18%) Unix
3 19 (24.05%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (97.47%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (54.43%) SDLC
3 25 (31.65%) Requirements Analysis
4 19 (24.05%) Configuration Management
5 14 (17.72%) Scrum
6 12 (15.19%) Open Source
6 12 (15.19%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (13.92%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (10.13%) Project Management
9 6 (7.59%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.59%) PRINCE2
9 6 (7.59%) Software Delivery
9 6 (7.59%) User Stories
10 5 (6.33%) Migration
10 5 (6.33%) Test Planning
10 5 (6.33%) Use Case
10 5 (6.33%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (6.33%) Wireframes
11 4 (5.06%) Coaching
11 4 (5.06%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 27 (34.18%) JavaScript
2 22 (27.85%) Java
3 17 (21.52%) SQL
4 16 (20.25%) PL/SQL
5 15 (18.99%) Shell Script
6 12 (15.19%) Python
7 11 (13.92%) C
8 10 (12.66%) Perl
8 10 (12.66%) PHP
9 1 (1.27%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 20 (25.32%) Degree
2 12 (15.19%) ISEB
3 5 (6.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 4 (5.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.53%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (1.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.27%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) QA
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (13.92%) Docker
Vendors
1 38 (48.10%) Oracle
2 2 (2.53%) Adobe
2 2 (2.53%) Guidewire
2 2 (2.53%) HP
2 2 (2.53%) Workday
3 1 (1.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.27%) Pega
3 1 (1.27%) Salesforce.com
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