The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 52 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 12 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.71% 1.82% 1.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.09% 2.36% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 6
Median daily rate £403 £381 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.57% -14.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £341 £350 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £455 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £17.66
% change year-on-year
- +133.57%
Waterfall
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
573 508 454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.51% 76.97% 71.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 356 318 304
Median daily rate £425 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £560 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 10
Median hourly rate £18.00 £31.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +57.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.73 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.01 £49.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the Birmingham region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Birmingham region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (37.50%) .NET
2 15 (37.50%) Degree
3 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
5 12 (30.00%) SQL
5 12 (30.00%) UML
6 11 (27.50%) Visual Studio
6 11 (27.50%) C#
6 11 (27.50%) Finance
6 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
6 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
6 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
6 11 (27.50%) V-Model
7 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
8 8 (20.00%) ISEB
9 6 (15.00%) Project Management
9 6 (15.00%) Scrum
9 6 (15.00%) QA
9 6 (15.00%) Functional Testing
9 6 (15.00%) SDLC
10 5 (12.50%) Web Development
10 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
10 5 (12.50%) Banking
10 5 (12.50%) HTML
10 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
11 4 (10.00%) Java
11 4 (10.00%) J2EE
11 4 (10.00%) SQL Server

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (32.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) Hazelcast
1 4 (10.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 11 (27.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Advertising
4 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) .NET Team Leader
1 11 (27.50%) Software Team Leader
1 11 (27.50%) Team Leader
2 9 (22.50%) .NET Software Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Analyst
2 9 (22.50%) C# Software Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Lead Software Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Software Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Project Manager
4 6 (15.00%) Developer
4 6 (15.00%) Test Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Agile Test Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Java Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Service Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Test Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) .NET
2 11 (27.50%) .NET Framework
3 5 (12.50%) HTML
4 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.00%) Hibernate
4 4 (10.00%) J2EE
4 4 (10.00%) jQuery
4 4 (10.00%) REST
4 4 (10.00%) Spring
4 4 (10.00%) Spring Boot
5 1 (2.50%) COM
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) CSS3
5 1 (2.50%) HTML5
5 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.50%) Windows
1 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (30.00%) UML
3 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
3 11 (27.50%) V-Model
4 9 (22.50%) Test Scripting
5 6 (15.00%) Functional Testing
5 6 (15.00%) Project Management
5 6 (15.00%) Scrum
5 6 (15.00%) SDLC
6 5 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Manual Testing
6 5 (12.50%) Web Development
7 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (10.00%) SOLID
7 4 (10.00%) Test Planning
8 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
9 2 (5.00%) ERP
9 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) SQL
2 11 (27.50%) C#
3 5 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) Degree
2 8 (20.00%) ISEB
3 4 (10.00%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.00%) hybris
3 1 (2.50%) Adobe