The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 18 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 17 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 8.59% 0.83% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.97% 0.95% -
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £401 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Waterfall
Cheshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
155 210 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 78.28% 87.14% 87.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 141 60
Median daily rate £413 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £319 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 20
Median hourly rate £20.78 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £16.66 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Chester region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Chester region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 19 (100.00%) Java
1 19 (100.00%) J2EE
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (84.21%) Web Services
2 16 (84.21%) XML
2 16 (84.21%) Spring
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (57.89%) JDBC
4 11 (57.89%) Oracle
5 10 (52.63%) WSDL
5 10 (52.63%) JAXB
5 10 (52.63%) SOAP
5 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
5 10 (52.63%) AOP
5 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
5 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (52.63%) Integration Testing
5 10 (52.63%) JAX-WS
5 10 (52.63%) Kanban
5 10 (52.63%) System Integration Testing
6 8 (42.11%) Banking
6 8 (42.11%) Middleware
7 6 (31.58%) TIBCO
7 6 (31.58%) XML Messaging
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) Sybase
7 6 (31.58%) RESTful
7 6 (31.58%) JSON
7 6 (31.58%) MVC
7 6 (31.58%) BDD

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 10 (52.63%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (5.26%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) Oracle Database
3 1 (5.26%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
1 4 (21.05%) JIRA
1 4 (21.05%) JUnit
1 4 (21.05%) Selenium
1 4 (21.05%) Subversion
General
1 19 (100.00%) Finance
2 8 (42.11%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 15 (78.95%) Java Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Applications Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Developer
3 5 (26.32%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Java Applications Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Applications Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Senior Java Applications Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Digital Developer
6 2 (10.53%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Agile Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Designer
7 1 (5.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.26%) Front End Java Developer (Client-Side Java Developer)
7 1 (5.26%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Investment Banking Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Lead Product Manager
7 1 (5.26%) Product Manager
7 1 (5.26%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) J2EE
2 16 (84.21%) Spring
2 16 (84.21%) Web Services
2 16 (84.21%) XML
3 11 (57.89%) JDBC
4 10 (52.63%) JAXB
4 10 (52.63%) JAX-WS
4 10 (52.63%) SOAP
4 10 (52.63%) WSDL
5 8 (42.11%) Middleware
6 6 (31.58%) JSON
6 6 (31.58%) RESTful
6 6 (31.58%) XML Messaging
7 4 (21.05%) Apache Camel
7 4 (21.05%) POJO
7 4 (21.05%) XSLT
8 2 (10.53%) jQuery
9 1 (5.26%) JMS
9 1 (5.26%) JNDI
9 1 (5.26%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) AOP
2 10 (52.63%) Integration Testing
2 10 (52.63%) Kanban
2 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 10 (52.63%) System Integration Testing
2 10 (52.63%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (31.58%) BDD
3 6 (31.58%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (21.05%) Extreme Programming
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) SDLC
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) Java
2 5 (26.32%) PL/SQL
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Oracle
2 6 (31.58%) Sybase
2 6 (31.58%) TIBCO
3 5 (26.32%) IBM