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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 61 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 9 3 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.15% 0.37% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 0.49% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 10
Median daily rate £463 £375 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -18.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £355 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £395 £760
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £25.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
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
635 615 476
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 81.20% 76.49% 72.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 416 289
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 16 10
Median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.04 £14.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £63.00 £31.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
4 4 (25.00%) V-Model
5 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
5 3 (18.75%) Degree
5 3 (18.75%) JIRA
5 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
5 3 (18.75%) ISEB
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
5 3 (18.75%) Process Management
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Information Security
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Retail
6 2 (12.50%) Subversion
6 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
6 2 (12.50%) Tripwire
6 2 (12.50%) Security Management
6 2 (12.50%) TickIT
6 2 (12.50%) CISA
6 2 (12.50%) CISM
6 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (12.50%) Smartcard
6 2 (12.50%) Intel Security

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 (12.50%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) Confluence
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (6.25%) LabVIEW
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
4 2 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Release and Configuration Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Release Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Testing Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Transformation Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 2 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Mathematics
1 2 (12.50%) Smartcard
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Smart Meter
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (25.00%) V-Model
4 3 (18.75%) Process Management
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Security Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 2 (12.50%) Information Security
5 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
5 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 2 (12.50%) Quality Management
5 2 (12.50%) Security Management
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Apex Code
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
2 1 (6.25%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Degree
1 3 (18.75%) ISEB
1 3 (18.75%) ISTQB
1 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) CISA
2 2 (12.50%) CISM
2 2 (12.50%) CISSP
2 2 (12.50%) CTC Cleared
2 2 (12.50%) IISP
2 2 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.25%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (12.50%) ISAE 3402
2 2 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (12.50%) ISO27005
2 2 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 2 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (12.50%) TickIT
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) ArcSight
1 2 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) IBM
1 2 (12.50%) Intel Security
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
1 2 (12.50%) Qualys
1 2 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (12.50%) Sun
1 2 (12.50%) Tripwire
2 1 (6.25%) HP