Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 69 61
Rank change year-on-year +2 -8 -3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 78 59 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.81% 2.55% 3.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.37% 3.05% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 51 71
Surrey median daily rate £475 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.56% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £343 £313 £365
90th Percentile £738 £550 £538
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £36.00 - £12.82

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 2313 1933 2204
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 83.35% 83.54% 80.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1653 1282 1346
Surrey median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £285
90th Percentile £580 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 83 51
Surrey median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +8.33%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.55 £12.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.07 £52.17
South East median hourly rate £22.75 £27.13 £26.50
% change year-on-year -16.13% +2.36% +51.43%

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 21 November 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 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 21 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
Reigate - 13 £413 - 1
Leatherhead +5 8 £525 +7.69% 1
Guildford 0 7 £340 -18.07% 3
Staines +4 4 £500 -2.44%
Weybridge +12 3 £338 -23.73%
Redhill -9 3 £525 -
Woking +5 2 £350 -26.32%
Sunbury-on-Thames -18 2 £475 -26.92%
Farnham +17 1 £375 -
Chertsey - 1 - -
Waterfall
South East

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

1 73 (93.59%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (37.18%) Finance
3 24 (30.77%) Scrum
4 18 (23.08%) Project Management
5 16 (20.51%) SQL
5 16 (20.51%) Oracle
5 16 (20.51%) SDLC
6 15 (19.23%) JIRA
7 14 (17.95%) Defect Management
7 14 (17.95%) V-Model
8 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
8 13 (16.67%) HP
9 12 (15.38%) Linux
9 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
10 11 (14.10%) HTML
10 11 (14.10%) Unix
10 11 (14.10%) AIX
10 11 (14.10%) RDBMS
10 11 (14.10%) Configuration Management
10 11 (14.10%) Shell Script
10 11 (14.10%) SQLPlus
10 11 (14.10%) Requirements Analysis
10 11 (14.10%) jQuery
10 11 (14.10%) Oracle Database
10 11 (14.10%) Relational Database
11 10 (12.82%) Test Planning
12 9 (11.54%) Defect Tracking
13 8 (10.26%) ISTQB
13 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2

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 3 (3.85%) Confluence
2 2 (2.56%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.28%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Sauce Labs
2 3 (3.85%) Force.com
2 3 (3.85%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 3 (3.85%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 3 (3.85%) Veeva
3 1 (1.28%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.28%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.28%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) Oracle Database
1 11 (14.10%) RDBMS
1 11 (14.10%) Relational Database
1 11 (14.10%) SQLPlus
2 2 (2.56%) Big Data
3 1 (1.28%) DataStage
3 1 (1.28%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.28%) MySQL
3 1 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (1.28%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 15 (19.23%) JIRA
2 6 (7.69%) LoadRunner
2 6 (7.69%) ProC
3 5 (6.41%) Appium
3 5 (6.41%) HP UFT
4 3 (3.85%) JUnit
5 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.56%) Maven
5 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.28%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.28%) Mocha
6 1 (1.28%) Selenium
6 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.28%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (37.18%) Finance
2 6 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 1 (1.28%) Advertising
4 1 (1.28%) Automotive
4 1 (1.28%) Banking
4 1 (1.28%) Billing
4 1 (1.28%) Electronics
4 1 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (20.51%) Project Manager
2 15 (19.23%) Analyst
3 13 (16.67%) Developer
4 11 (14.10%) Business Analyst
4 11 (14.10%) Oracle Developer
5 9 (11.54%) PL/SQL Developer
5 9 (11.54%) SQL Developer
6 7 (8.97%) Defect Manager
6 7 (8.97%) Systems Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Integration Developer
7 6 (7.69%) Test Manager
7 6 (7.69%) UI Developer
8 5 (6.41%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.13%) Agile Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.13%) HTML Developer
9 4 (5.13%) JavaScript Developer
9 4 (5.13%) Product Owner
10 3 (3.85%) Head of Delivery
10 3 (3.85%) Telecoms Manager
10 3 (3.85%) Veeva Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.10%) HTML
1 11 (14.10%) jQuery
2 6 (7.69%) HTML5
3 5 (6.41%) React Native
4 4 (5.13%) RESTful
5 2 (2.56%) Hibernate
5 2 (2.56%) Spring
6 1 (1.28%) Chai
6 1 (1.28%) WebdriverIO
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.28%) Smartphone
3 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.38%) Linux
2 11 (14.10%) AIX
2 11 (14.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (93.59%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.77%) Scrum
3 18 (23.08%) Project Management
4 16 (20.51%) SDLC
5 14 (17.95%) Defect Management
5 14 (17.95%) V-Model
6 13 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (14.10%) Configuration Management
7 11 (14.10%) Requirements Analysis
8 10 (12.82%) Test Planning
9 9 (11.54%) Defect Tracking
10 8 (10.26%) PRINCE2
10 8 (10.26%) Test Automation
11 6 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
11 6 (7.69%) Trend Analysis
12 5 (6.41%) Continuous Improvement Process
12 5 (6.41%) DevOps
12 5 (6.41%) Kanban
12 5 (6.41%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) SQL
2 13 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
4 11 (14.10%) Shell Script
5 6 (7.69%) C
6 3 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) ISEB
1 8 (10.26%) ISTQB
1 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.97%) Degree
2 7 (8.97%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (6.41%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.56%) Sun Certification
5 1 (1.28%) CBAP
5 1 (1.28%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) QA
2 3 (3.85%) PMO
3 2 (2.56%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 5 (6.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Oracle
2 13 (16.67%) HP
3 7 (8.97%) SAP
4 4 (5.13%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.56%) Concur
5 2 (2.56%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.28%) Ariba
6 1 (1.28%) Cognos
6 1 (1.28%) Google
6 1 (1.28%) Guidewire
6 1 (1.28%) IBM