Period
to 9 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 9 December 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 37 42 37
Rank change year-on-year +5 -5 -12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 9 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 2.37% 1.86% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 2.07% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Watford median daily rate £435 - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £469 £456 £388
% change year-on-year +2.74% +17.74% -13.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Watford median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 336 386 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 88.65% 89.77% 81.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 172 120
Watford median daily rate £430 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% -3.03% +0.92%
10th Percentile £300 £201 £205
90th Percentile £550 £588 £538
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +6.25% -3.03% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 5
Watford median hourly rate £22.25 £18.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.61% +33.33% +3.85%
10th Percentile £16.63 £14.68 £11.81
90th Percentile £43.13 £40.00 £15.55
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.71 £19.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year -6.82% -36.13% +41.65%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Watford

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Watford

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Watford over the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Watford

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 Watford region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (11.11%) Degree
5 1 (11.11%) WFM
5 1 (11.11%) Kanban
5 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
5 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Coaching

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
General
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Business Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
2 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Lead
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Lead Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum Master
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Project Leader
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Scrum
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Kanban
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (11.11%) Software Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (11.11%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Salesforce.com