The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 38 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.90% 0.38% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.29% 0.54% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£351 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.68% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.16 - £50.00
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 Coventry region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
233 186 204
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 69.76% 70.45% 73.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 78 97
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 10 22
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £28.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.28% +3.63%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (66.67%) Project Management
4 7 (46.67%) Drupal
4 7 (46.67%) Alfresco
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 5 (33.33%) CRM
6 5 (33.33%) Finance
6 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (20.00%) Business Development
7 3 (20.00%) Degree
7 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (20.00%) ERP
7 3 (20.00%) IBM
7 3 (20.00%) RAD
7 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (20.00%) MS Project
7 3 (20.00%) MS Office
8 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
8 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
8 2 (13.33%) Logistics
8 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
9 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
9 1 (6.67%) Android
9 1 (6.67%) DataPower

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (46.67%) Drupal
1 7 (46.67%) Alfresco
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (20.00%) MS Project
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Internet
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (6.67%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 11 (73.33%) Project Manager
2 4 (26.67%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Integration Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Integration Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Integration Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Analyst Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) DataPower
2 1 (6.67%) Telematics
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (80.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (66.67%) Project Management
4 5 (33.33%) CRM
5 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (20.00%) Business Development
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (20.00%) ERP
5 3 (20.00%) RAD
6 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (13.33%) Logistics
6 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
6 2 (13.33%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
7 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
7 1 (6.67%) Lean Six Sigma
7 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.67%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (6.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (6.67%) MBA
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
3 1 (6.67%) SAP