Period
to 19 September 2018

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 6 months to 19 September 2018 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
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 66 67
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 -2
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 102 73 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 3.08% 2.78% 2.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 3.24% 3.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 52 62
Surrey median daily rate £513 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.59% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £381 £308 £313
90th Percentile £634 £538 £538
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £418
% change year-on-year +11.76% +1.80% +4.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £38.75 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year +6.16% - -

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 Surrey with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,916 2,256 2,057
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.07% 85.88% 85.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,057 1,586 1,420
Surrey median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £315 £300 £263
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
South East median daily rate £435 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +4.82% +3.75% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 61 82
Surrey median hourly rate £27.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -9.09% -18.52%
10th Percentile £12.35 £14.00 £15.04
90th Percentile £51.00 £47.50 £46.23
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +25.00% -13.04% +2.22%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

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 6 months to 19 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Surrey

Waterfall
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 September 2018. 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
Sunbury-on-Thames +6 16 £563 +18.42%
Reigate -12 16 £550 +22.22% 4
Redhill +20 15 £525 +36.36% 2
Leatherhead -3 8 £475 - 2
Staines -11 7 £475 -44.12%
Guildford -26 7 £431 +1.47% 1
Dorking - 1 £638 -
Weybridge - 1 £388 - 1
Waterfall
South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 94 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (34.31%) Project Management
3 32 (31.37%) Finance
4 25 (24.51%) SDLC
5 23 (22.55%) E-Commerce
6 20 (19.61%) Scrum
7 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
8 16 (15.69%) PRINCE2
9 15 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (13.73%) SQL
11 12 (11.76%) Programme Management
11 12 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
11 12 (11.76%) ETL
11 12 (11.76%) Business Analysis
11 12 (11.76%) Degree
12 11 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
13 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
13 10 (9.80%) JIRA
13 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 10 (9.80%) Retail
13 10 (9.80%) Acceptance Criteria
14 9 (8.82%) Decision-Making
14 9 (8.82%) User Stories
14 9 (8.82%) Relational Database
14 9 (8.82%) Test Automation
14 9 (8.82%) Internet
14 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
15 8 (7.84%) T-SQL
15 8 (7.84%) Marketing

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 7 (6.86%) Confluence
2 3 (2.94%) IIS
3 2 (1.96%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.96%) CMS
3 2 (1.96%) SAS
3 2 (1.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (4.90%) Microsoft Project
1 5 (4.90%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.98%) InVision
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.98%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.98%) SAP HR
2 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (6.86%) Azure Data Factory
3 5 (4.90%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.92%) Office 365
5 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.96%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (1.96%) SaaS
7 1 (0.98%) BrowserStack
7 1 (0.98%) IaaS
7 1 (0.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (9.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (8.82%) Relational Database
3 9 (8.82%) SQL Server
4 7 (6.86%) Azure SQL Database
4 7 (6.86%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (6.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (6.86%) SSDT
5 5 (4.90%) Big Data
5 5 (4.90%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.94%) Power BI
7 2 (1.96%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.96%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.96%) Impala
7 2 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.96%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.96%) SQLPlus
8 1 (0.98%) DataStage
8 1 (0.98%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 10 (9.80%) JIRA
2 4 (3.92%) SoapUI
3 3 (2.94%) Rational Rose
3 3 (2.94%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.96%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.96%) Maven
4 2 (1.96%) ProC
5 1 (0.98%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.98%) gulp
5 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.98%) Selenium
5 1 (0.98%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.98%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.98%) WebDriver
General
1 32 (31.37%) Finance
2 10 (9.80%) Retail
3 8 (7.84%) Marketing
4 3 (2.94%) Advertising
5 2 (1.96%) Banking
5 2 (1.96%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (38.24%) Project Manager
2 19 (18.63%) Developer
3 16 (15.69%) Analyst
4 13 (12.75%) Business Analyst
5 11 (10.78%) SQL Developer
6 10 (9.80%) Programme Manager
6 10 (9.80%) Senior Manager
6 10 (9.80%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (8.82%) Delivery Manager
8 8 (7.84%) Senior Programme Manager
9 6 (5.88%) Architect
9 6 (5.88%) Software Delivery Manager
9 6 (5.88%) Software Manager
10 4 (3.92%) Agile Business Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) IT Manager
10 4 (3.92%) IT Project Manager
10 4 (3.92%) Test Manager
11 3 (2.94%) Lead Developer
11 3 (2.94%) QA Leader
11 3 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.86%) HTML
2 5 (4.90%) jQuery
3 4 (3.92%) CSS
4 3 (2.94%) .NET
4 3 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.94%) React
5 2 (1.96%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.96%) Backbone.js
5 2 (1.96%) Hibernate
5 2 (1.96%) J2EE
5 2 (1.96%) SOAP
5 2 (1.96%) Spring
6 1 (0.98%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.98%) Entity Framework
6 1 (0.98%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.98%) HTML5
6 1 (0.98%) JSP
6 1 (0.98%) Kafka
6 1 (0.98%) LINQ
6 1 (0.98%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.86%) Mobile App
2 5 (4.90%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.92%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.92%) Smart Meter
4 3 (2.94%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.94%) Mobile Payment
4 3 (2.94%) PMI
4 3 (2.94%) Smartcard
5 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.96%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.98%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.98%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.96%) AIX
1 2 (1.96%) Android
1 2 (1.96%) Linux
1 2 (1.96%) Unix
1 2 (1.96%) Windows
2 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (92.16%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (34.31%) Project Management
3 25 (24.51%) SDLC
4 23 (22.55%) E-Commerce
5 20 (19.61%) Scrum
6 16 (15.69%) PRINCE2
7 15 (14.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (11.76%) Business Analysis
8 12 (11.76%) ETL
8 12 (11.76%) Programme Management
9 10 (9.80%) Acceptance Criteria
10 9 (8.82%) Decision-Making
10 9 (8.82%) Test Automation
10 9 (8.82%) User Stories
11 8 (7.84%) Data Transformation
12 7 (6.86%) Data Integration
12 7 (6.86%) ETL Development
12 7 (6.86%) People Management
12 7 (6.86%) Software Delivery
12 7 (6.86%) SQL Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.73%) SQL
2 8 (7.84%) T-SQL
3 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.90%) Java
5 3 (2.94%) C
5 3 (2.94%) C#
6 2 (1.96%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.96%) Ruby
6 2 (1.96%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.98%) C++
7 1 (0.98%) Perl
7 1 (0.98%) Python
7 1 (0.98%) R
7 1 (0.98%) Scala
Qualifications
1 12 (11.76%) Degree
2 10 (9.80%) SC Cleared
2 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
3 6 (5.88%) PMP
4 3 (2.94%) CISA
4 3 (2.94%) CISM
4 3 (2.94%) CISSP
4 3 (2.94%) CREST Certified
4 3 (2.94%) IISP
4 3 (2.94%) Master's Degree
4 3 (2.94%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.96%) APMP
6 1 (0.98%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.98%) ISEB
6 1 (0.98%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.86%) Data Quality
2 5 (4.90%) PCI DSS
2 5 (4.90%) QA
3 4 (3.92%) GDPR
4 3 (2.94%) ISAE 3402
4 3 (2.94%) ISO 22301
4 3 (2.94%) ISO 31000
4 3 (2.94%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 3 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.96%) PMO
Systems Management
1 3 (2.94%) Nessus
1 3 (2.94%) Trend Micro Deep Security
Vendors
1 19 (18.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.84%) Workday
3 6 (5.88%) Oracle
3 6 (5.88%) SAP
4 4 (3.92%) ArcSight
4 4 (3.92%) IBM
5 3 (2.94%) Barracuda Networks
5 3 (2.94%) Casewise
5 3 (2.94%) Centrify
5 3 (2.94%) Cisco
5 3 (2.94%) Imperva
5 3 (2.94%) McAfee
5 3 (2.94%) Qualys
5 3 (2.94%) Splunk
5 3 (2.94%) Sun
5 3 (2.94%) Trend Micro
5 3 (2.94%) Tripwire
6 2 (1.96%) Cloudera
7 1 (0.98%) PayPal
7 1 (0.98%) Tableau