Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 17 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
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 79 48
Rank change year-on-year +26 -31 -1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 49 12 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 4.43% 1.20% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.90% 1.34% 3.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 10 29
West Sussex median daily rate £430 £391 £501
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.90% -21.83% +12.79%
10th Percentile £318 £350 £381
90th Percentile £551 £529 £600
South East median daily rate £475 £438 £420
% change year-on-year +8.57% +4.17% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Sussex median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £38.75 £36.50 -
% change year-on-year +6.16% - -

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 West Sussex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,000 893 1,224
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 90.50% 89.57% 89.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 545 706
West Sussex median daily rate £425 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +0.61% +9.33%
10th Percentile £300 £252 £266
90th Percentile £558 £541 £550
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 40 37
West Sussex median hourly rate £50.25 £47.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.79% +26.67% +134.38%
10th Percentile £18.38 £23.12 £14.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £51.00 £52.25
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -2.17%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in West Sussex

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in West Sussex

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in West Sussex over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in West Sussex

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. 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
Worthing +4 20 £408 -4.12% 3
Gatwick +2 8 £538 +5.39%
Crawley +14 6 £475 - 2
East Grinstead +4 3 £341 -7.77%
Horsham -7 1 £330 -13.44%
Waterfall
South East

For the 6 months to 17 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 44 (89.80%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (55.10%) JIRA
3 18 (36.73%) Windows
4 16 (32.65%) Confluence
5 15 (30.61%) Visual Studio
6 14 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 13 (26.53%) SAP
8 12 (24.49%) SDLC
9 11 (22.45%) Configuration Management
9 11 (22.45%) Oracle
10 10 (20.41%) SQL
10 10 (20.41%) webMethods
10 10 (20.41%) Finance
10 10 (20.41%) DevOps
10 10 (20.41%) Self-Motivation
11 9 (18.37%) C#
11 9 (18.37%) Java
11 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
11 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
12 8 (16.33%) RUP
12 8 (16.33%) ABAP
12 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Office
12 8 (16.33%) Process Improvement
12 8 (16.33%) Test Strategy
12 8 (16.33%) Degree
12 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
12 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
12 8 (16.33%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 16 (32.65%) Confluence
2 7 (14.29%) SAP Portal
3 6 (12.24%) IIS
4 3 (6.12%) CMS
4 3 (6.12%) EPiServer
4 3 (6.12%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.08%) Apache
6 1 (2.04%) MTS
6 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (14.29%) SAP PSCD
2 1 (2.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.20%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (8.16%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) NFC
2 1 (2.04%) LAN
2 1 (2.04%) PuTTY
2 1 (2.04%) SNMP
2 1 (2.04%) WAN
2 1 (2.04%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (10.20%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (6.12%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.12%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.12%) Redis
3 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.04%) MySQL
5 1 (2.04%) OLAP
5 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.04%) QlikView
5 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 27 (55.10%) JIRA
2 15 (30.61%) Visual Studio
3 6 (12.24%) SonarQube
4 4 (8.16%) Cucumber
4 4 (8.16%) Git (software)
4 4 (8.16%) Selenium
4 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.12%) ClearCase
5 3 (6.12%) ClearQuest
5 3 (6.12%) Eclipse
5 3 (6.12%) Octopus Deploy
5 3 (6.12%) ReSharper
5 3 (6.12%) Subversion
5 3 (6.12%) TeamCity
5 3 (6.12%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.04%) Gradle
6 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
6 1 (2.04%) Liquibase
General
1 10 (20.41%) Finance
2 7 (14.29%) Back Office
3 4 (8.16%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.12%) Avionics
5 2 (4.08%) Legal
6 1 (2.04%) Automotive
6 1 (2.04%) Retail
6 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Analyst
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 12 (24.49%) Business Analyst
3 7 (14.29%) ABAP Developer
3 7 (14.29%) Architect
4 6 (12.24%) Security Architect
5 5 (10.20%) Payments Architect
5 5 (10.20%) SAP Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Cloud Architect
6 4 (8.16%) QA Automation Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) QA Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) QA Test Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Test Automation Engineer
6 4 (8.16%) Test Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) .NET Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Digital Business Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Test Manager
8 2 (4.08%) Software Developer
8 2 (4.08%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.29%) Web Dynpro
1 7 (14.29%) Web Services
1 7 (14.29%) XML
2 4 (8.16%) .NET
2 4 (8.16%) AngularJS
2 4 (8.16%) Gherkin
3 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (6.12%) CSS
3 3 (6.12%) HTML
3 3 (6.12%) HTML5
3 3 (6.12%) jQuery
3 3 (6.12%) Sass
4 1 (2.04%) EDI
4 1 (2.04%) EDIFACT
4 1 (2.04%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.04%) LAMP
4 1 (2.04%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (16.33%) Computer Science
3 7 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 7 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 6 (12.24%) Driving Licence
5 4 (8.16%) Public Cloud
6 3 (6.12%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (4.08%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (4.08%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (4.08%) Smartcard
7 2 (4.08%) Virtual Team
8 1 (2.04%) Contactless
8 1 (2.04%) Data Structures
8 1 (2.04%) PMI
8 1 (2.04%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (36.73%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Solaris
3 4 (8.16%) Unix
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (89.80%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (28.57%) Data Modelling
3 12 (24.49%) SDLC
4 11 (22.45%) Configuration Management
5 10 (20.41%) DevOps
6 9 (18.37%) PRINCE2
7 8 (16.33%) Data Analysis
7 8 (16.33%) Problem Management
7 8 (16.33%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (16.33%) Process Improvement
7 8 (16.33%) RUP
7 8 (16.33%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (16.33%) Test Strategy
8 7 (14.29%) Defect Management
8 7 (14.29%) ITIL
8 7 (14.29%) ITIL V3
8 7 (14.29%) Kanban
8 7 (14.29%) Revenue Management
8 7 (14.29%) Security Architecture
8 7 (14.29%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) SQL
2 9 (18.37%) C#
2 9 (18.37%) Java
3 8 (16.33%) ABAP
4 3 (6.12%) C++
4 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.12%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.04%) C
5 1 (2.04%) Java 8
5 1 (2.04%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (16.33%) Degree
2 7 (14.29%) CISSP
3 6 (12.24%) CISA
3 6 (12.24%) CISM
3 6 (12.24%) CREST Certified
3 6 (12.24%) IISP
4 4 (8.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 4 (8.16%) CCSP
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.16%) CLAS
5 3 (6.12%) ISEB
5 3 (6.12%) ISTQB
5 3 (6.12%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (2.04%) MCP
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
6 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (2.04%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 7 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 6 (12.24%) GDPR
2 6 (12.24%) ISAE 3402
2 6 (12.24%) ISO 22301
2 6 (12.24%) ISO 31000
2 6 (12.24%) ISO 9001
2 6 (12.24%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 6 (12.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (8.16%) QA
4 3 (6.12%) DO-178B
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Nessus
1 6 (12.24%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 1 (2.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 13 (26.53%) SAP
3 11 (22.45%) Oracle
4 10 (20.41%) webMethods
5 7 (14.29%) Adobe
5 7 (14.29%) IBM
6 6 (12.24%) ArcSight
6 6 (12.24%) Barracuda Networks
6 6 (12.24%) Centrify
6 6 (12.24%) Cisco
6 6 (12.24%) Imperva
6 6 (12.24%) McAfee
6 6 (12.24%) Qualys
6 6 (12.24%) Splunk
6 6 (12.24%) Trend Micro
6 6 (12.24%) Tripwire
7 4 (8.16%) Google
7 4 (8.16%) Okta
8 2 (4.08%) Sun
9 1 (2.04%) Cognos