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 3 months to 27 June 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 / West Sussex
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 55 43
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 10 21 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.98% 2.84% 3.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.28% 3.19% 4.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 14
Median daily rate £393 £450 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -12.66% +6.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £400 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £600 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  

Waterfall is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 438 658 466
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 86.90% 88.92% 85.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 288 408 301
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 10
Median hourly rate £47.50 £51.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.76% +3.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex citing Waterfall as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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
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 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worthing +12 4 £400 -27.27% 1
East Grinstead - 3 £386 -
Gatwick +1 1 - -
Horsham 0 1 £360 -
Chichester - 1 £375 -
Waterfall
South East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
3 13 (40.63%) Finance
3 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
4 12 (37.50%) HTML
5 11 (34.38%) Open Source
6 10 (31.25%) SDLC
6 10 (31.25%) Degree
7 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
7 9 (28.13%) Oracle
7 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
7 9 (28.13%) SQL
7 9 (28.13%) Unix
7 9 (28.13%) Linux
8 8 (25.00%) .NET
8 8 (25.00%) C
8 8 (25.00%) C#
8 8 (25.00%) MVC
8 8 (25.00%) Scrum
8 8 (25.00%) TeamCity
8 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
9 7 (21.88%) DevOps
9 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
9 7 (21.88%) Docker
9 7 (21.88%) nginx
9 7 (21.88%) Java
9 7 (21.88%) Perl
9 7 (21.88%) PHP
9 7 (21.88%) WebLogic

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 7 (21.88%) Apache
1 7 (21.88%) nginx
1 7 (21.88%) Tomcat
1 7 (21.88%) WebLogic
2 3 (9.38%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) EPiServer
3 2 (6.25%) Confluence
3 2 (6.25%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (28.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) NoSQL
2 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
3 5 (15.63%) RDBMS
4 4 (12.50%) Redis
5 3 (9.38%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (6.25%) SQLPlus
7 1 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 13 (40.63%) Git (software)
2 8 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 8 (25.00%) TeamCity
3 7 (21.88%) Jenkins
3 7 (21.88%) ProC
4 5 (15.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio
6 3 (9.38%) ReSharper
7 2 (6.25%) JIRA
7 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (3.13%) HP UFT
8 1 (3.13%) Selenium
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Back Office
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Developer
2 9 (28.13%) Architect
3 7 (21.88%) Oracle Architect
4 6 (18.75%) .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C# Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Agile Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Analyst
6 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 3 (9.38%) Applications Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
7 3 (9.38%) Project Manager
7 3 (9.38%) Service Manager
8 2 (6.25%) ABAP Developer
8 2 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (6.25%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (6.25%) SAP Developer
8 2 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
2 8 (25.00%) .NET
3 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
3 6 (18.75%) jQuery
4 5 (15.63%) AngularJS
4 5 (15.63%) REST
4 5 (15.63%) SOAP
5 4 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 4 (12.50%) CSS
5 4 (12.50%) Entity Framework
6 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.38%) HTML5
6 3 (9.38%) Sass
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (6.25%) Web Dynpro
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Core
8 1 (3.13%) CSS3
8 1 (3.13%) Google Maps API
8 1 (3.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Linux
1 9 (28.13%) Unix
2 7 (21.88%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (34.38%) Open Source
3 10 (31.25%) SDLC
4 9 (28.13%) Configuration Management
5 8 (25.00%) MVC
5 8 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (25.00%) Scrum
6 7 (21.88%) DevOps
7 6 (18.75%) Microservices
7 6 (18.75%) UML
8 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
8 5 (15.63%) RUP
9 4 (12.50%) Data Modelling
9 4 (12.50%) Project Management
9 4 (12.50%) SSADM
10 3 (9.38%) Change Management
10 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (9.38%) CRM
10 3 (9.38%) ITIL
10 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 9 (28.13%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) C
3 8 (25.00%) C#
4 7 (21.88%) Java
4 7 (21.88%) Perl
4 7 (21.88%) PHP
4 7 (21.88%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) ABAP
5 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.25%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) GDPR
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Adobe
4 2 (6.25%) webMethods
5 1 (3.13%) Google