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 31 July 2015 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 26 31 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 14 12 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 4.07% 3.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.69% 3.99% -
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £440 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.81% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £61.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-59.01% +69.44%
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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
246 301 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 71.51% 81.79% 80.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 162 57
Average daily rate £370 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £245 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 39 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £37.80 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.47% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) XML
3 9 (40.91%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
4 7 (31.82%) V-Model
4 7 (31.82%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (31.82%) ISEB
4 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
4 7 (31.82%) Finance
5 6 (27.27%) XML Messaging
5 6 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
6 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (22.73%) Data Migration
6 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (22.73%) SOAP
6 5 (22.73%) Web Services
6 5 (22.73%) EAI
6 5 (22.73%) SOA
6 5 (22.73%) Java
6 5 (22.73%) XSLT
6 5 (22.73%) Migration
6 5 (22.73%) Java EE
7 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
8 3 (13.64%) WebLogic Integration
8 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
8 3 (13.64%) RUP
8 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
8 3 (13.64%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) WebLogic

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 6 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
3 3 (13.64%) WebLogic
3 3 (13.64%) WebLogic Integration
3 3 (13.64%) AquaLogic
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) MS Access
1 2 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Test Analyst
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Test Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Integration Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Integration Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Data Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Tester
6 1 (4.55%) Project Planner
6 1 (4.55%) UAT Tester
6 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) XML
2 6 (27.27%) XML Messaging
3 5 (22.73%) Java EE
3 5 (22.73%) XSLT
3 5 (22.73%) SOAP
3 5 (22.73%) Web Services
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (86.36%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (40.91%) Test Scripting
3 7 (31.82%) V-Model
4 6 (27.27%) Integration Testing
5 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (22.73%) Data Migration
5 5 (22.73%) Migration
5 5 (22.73%) EAI
5 5 (22.73%) SOA
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 3 (13.64%) RUP
6 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (9.09%) User Stories
7 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 2 (9.09%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
7 2 (9.09%) CRM
7 2 (9.09%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (40.91%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) ISEB
1 7 (31.82%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Talend