Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 61 62
Rank change year-on-year -21 +1 -12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 74 86 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.43% 3.14% 2.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.74% 3.71% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 65 53
Surrey median daily rate £500 £500 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -4.76% +23.53%
10th Percentile £361 £363 £315
90th Percentile £584 £588 £619
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £36.00 -

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 2,702 2,321 1,702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 88.74% 84.77% 84.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,915 1,647 1,086
Surrey median daily rate £475 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +8.82% +1.19%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £213
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 49 91
Surrey median hourly rate £40.50 £41.85 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% +67.40% -36.78%
10th Percentile £15.04 £13.40 £12.13
90th Percentile £51.38 £50.05 £42.50
South East median hourly rate £26.91 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +12.10% +6.67% -21.05%

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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
Reigate -13 10 £525 - 5
Redhill +12 9 £500 -4.76% 3
Sunbury-on-Thames +6 8 £394 -17.16%
Guildford -15 6 £400 +4.58% 1
Chertsey +2 5 £500 - 1
Lightwater - 5 - -
Staines -2 4 £450 -10.00%
Leatherhead -5 1 £400 -20.00% 7
Waterfall
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 73 (98.65%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (31.08%) SQL
3 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 22 (29.73%) Finance
4 20 (27.03%) SDLC
5 19 (25.68%) Project Management
6 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
6 15 (20.27%) JIRA
7 13 (17.57%) Relational Database
7 13 (17.57%) T-SQL
8 12 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
8 12 (16.22%) ETL
8 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (14.86%) Test Automation
10 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (12.16%) Business Analysis
11 9 (12.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
11 9 (12.16%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (10.81%) Decision-Making
12 8 (10.81%) QA
12 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (10.81%) SoapUI
12 8 (10.81%) Test Strategy
12 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
12 8 (10.81%) MS Visio
13 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Excel
13 7 (9.46%) SharePoint
13 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence

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 (9.46%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (4.05%) Confluence
3 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.70%) Apache
4 2 (2.70%) CMS
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (1.35%) SAP Portal
5 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 8 (10.81%) MS Visio
3 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.35%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) SAP CRM
2 1 (1.35%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.46%) Azure Data Factory
3 5 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.35%) BrowserStack
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.35%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (20.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (17.57%) Relational Database
3 12 (16.22%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (16.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (9.46%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
5 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (9.46%) SSDT
6 4 (5.41%) Power BI
7 3 (4.05%) Big Data
7 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (4.05%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.05%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.70%) MySQL
8 2 (2.70%) OLAP
8 2 (2.70%) OLTP
8 2 (2.70%) Oracle OLAP
8 2 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 15 (20.27%) JIRA
2 8 (10.81%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.05%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.70%) Gradle
4 2 (2.70%) JUnit
4 2 (2.70%) Liquibase
4 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.35%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.35%) gulp
5 1 (1.35%) Maven
5 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Advertising
3 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Developer
2 21 (28.38%) Analyst
3 18 (24.32%) Project Manager
4 10 (13.51%) Business Analyst
4 10 (13.51%) SQL Developer
5 6 (8.11%) QA Leader
6 5 (6.76%) IT Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) PMO Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Programme Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Manager
6 5 (6.76%) Senior Project Manager
7 4 (5.41%) Data Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) Senior Programme Manager
8 3 (4.05%) .NET Developer
8 3 (4.05%) Financial Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Service Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Applications Project Manager
9 2 (2.70%) QA Test Manager
9 2 (2.70%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) HTML
2 6 (8.11%) .NET
2 6 (8.11%) CSS
3 5 (6.76%) jQuery
4 4 (5.41%) .NET Framework
4 4 (5.41%) AngularJS
4 4 (5.41%) Entity Framework
4 4 (5.41%) HTML5
4 4 (5.41%) XML
5 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (4.05%) Hibernate
5 3 (4.05%) Kafka
5 3 (4.05%) SOAP
5 3 (4.05%) Spring
5 3 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (4.05%) WCF
6 2 (2.70%) Apache Camel
6 2 (2.70%) Apache NiFi
6 2 (2.70%) JPA
6 2 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.76%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.70%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.70%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.35%) PKI
4 1 (1.35%) Social Media
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
4 1 (1.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.35%) Android
1 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (98.65%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.03%) SDLC
3 19 (25.68%) Project Management
4 12 (16.22%) ETL
4 12 (16.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (14.86%) Test Automation
6 9 (12.16%) Business Analysis
6 9 (12.16%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (10.81%) Decision-Making
7 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.81%) Test Strategy
8 7 (9.46%) Data Analysis
8 7 (9.46%) Data Integration
8 7 (9.46%) Data Transformation
8 7 (9.46%) Functional Testing
8 7 (9.46%) Non-Functional Testing
8 7 (9.46%) Scrum
8 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (9.46%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (31.08%) SQL
2 13 (17.57%) T-SQL
3 7 (9.46%) Java
4 3 (4.05%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.70%) Java 8
5 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.70%) Ruby
5 2 (2.70%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.70%) VBA
6 1 (1.35%) ABAP
6 1 (1.35%) C
6 1 (1.35%) C#
6 1 (1.35%) Python
6 1 (1.35%) R
6 1 (1.35%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) PMP
1 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
1 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.35%) APMP
2 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.81%) QA
2 7 (9.46%) Data Quality
3 6 (8.11%) PMO
Vendors
1 22 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.46%) Adobe
2 7 (9.46%) Workday
3 5 (6.76%) Oracle
4 4 (5.41%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) Cloudera
5 1 (1.35%) Informatica
5 1 (1.35%) Tableau