Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 26 40 40
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 -4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 20 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 5.48% 2.64% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.35% 3.00% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Watford median daily rate £444 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.33% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £463 £419 £450
% change year-on-year +10.45% -6.94% -
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 315 367 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 86.30% 88.22% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 168 113
Watford median daily rate £438 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45% +6.90%
10th Percentile £246 £211 £205
90th Percentile £556 £575 £525
Hertfordshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 7
Watford median hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +28.57% +7.69%
10th Percentile £14.60 £15.85 £11.87
90th Percentile £50.88 £40.00 £15.35
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.81 £23.75
% change year-on-year +4.14% -29.24% +13.10%

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 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (65.00%) Finance
3 10 (50.00%) Retail
4 8 (40.00%) Project Management
5 7 (35.00%) Scrum
5 7 (35.00%) SDLC
6 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) Kanban
7 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (20.00%) SaaS
8 4 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
8 4 (20.00%) Content Management
8 4 (20.00%) CMS
8 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
8 4 (20.00%) EPoS
8 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.00%) PMP
9 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
9 2 (10.00%) CRM
9 2 (10.00%) SAP
9 2 (10.00%) Change Management
9 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
9 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
10 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (5.00%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) QlikView
General
1 13 (65.00%) Finance
2 10 (50.00%) Retail
3 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (30.00%) IT Manager
2 6 (30.00%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Senior IT Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 5 (25.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Architect
4 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum Master
6 1 (5.00%) Data Migration Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Digital Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Web Applications Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) EPoS
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (40.00%) Project Management
3 7 (35.00%) Scrum
3 7 (35.00%) SDLC
4 6 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (25.00%) Kanban
6 4 (20.00%) Content Management
6 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (10.00%) Change Management
7 2 (10.00%) CRM
7 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (5.00%) Business Process Analysis
8 1 (5.00%) Data Loss Prevention
8 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
8 1 (5.00%) Strategic Thinking
8 1 (5.00%) Test Management
8 1 (5.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) Java
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (10.00%) PMP
3 1 (5.00%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (10.00%) SAP
2 1 (5.00%) Cognos
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com