Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 37 34
Rank change year-on-year +22 -3 +3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 28 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 8.28% 2.64% 1.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.27% 3.05% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 1 0
Watford median daily rate £436 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.33% - -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £444 £505 £450
% change year-on-year -12.13% +12.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Watford median hourly rate £36.00 - -
Hertfordshire 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 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 302 295 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 89.35% 86.51% 76.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 139 119
Watford median daily rate £423 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £213 £200 £205
90th Percentile £550 £575 £540
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £411 £400
% change year-on-year +0.30% +2.81% +5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 8 3
Watford median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% +100.00% +45.00%
10th Percentile £14.20 £15.98 £13.65
90th Percentile £51.13 £40.00 £14.75
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £17.32 £16.82 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.97% -32.72% +35.14%

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 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Watford

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (60.71%) Finance
3 16 (57.14%) Retail
4 13 (46.43%) Project Management
5 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
5 10 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (28.57%) Scrum
7 8 (28.57%) SDLC
8 7 (25.00%) Time Management
9 6 (21.43%) Kanban
9 6 (21.43%) Presales
9 6 (21.43%) DNA
9 6 (21.43%) Java
10 5 (17.86%) J2EE
10 5 (17.86%) IBM
10 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
11 4 (14.29%) Degree
11 4 (14.29%) SaaS
11 4 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
11 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (14.29%) CMS
11 4 (14.29%) Content Management
11 4 (14.29%) Legal
11 4 (14.29%) EPoS
11 4 (14.29%) SQL
11 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
12 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
12 3 (10.71%) Change Management

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 5 (17.86%) WebSphere
2 4 (14.29%) CMS
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.57%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) QlikView
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 17 (60.71%) Finance
2 16 (57.14%) Retail
3 4 (14.29%) Legal
4 3 (10.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) Business Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) IT Manager
2 5 (17.86%) IT Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
3 4 (14.29%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Senior IT Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Senior Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Applications Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum Master
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Tester
4 2 (7.14%) Tester
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Project Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) QA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) EPoS
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.57%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Project Management
3 10 (35.71%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 9 (32.14%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (28.57%) Scrum
5 8 (28.57%) SDLC
6 7 (25.00%) Time Management
7 6 (21.43%) DNA
7 6 (21.43%) Kanban
7 6 (21.43%) Presales
8 4 (14.29%) Content Management
8 4 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (10.71%) Business Analysis
9 3 (10.71%) Change Management
10 2 (7.14%) Business Process Analysis
10 2 (7.14%) CRM
10 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
10 2 (7.14%) Scenario Testing
10 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 2 (7.14%) PMP
3 1 (3.57%) ISEB
3 1 (3.57%) MAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) IBM
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Cognos
3 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com