The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Coventry region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank 35 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 0.62% 0.44% 1.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 0.59% 2.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate £394 - £288
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 - £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 - £318
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £32.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- -2.98%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
258 170 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 79.88% 75.22% 67.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 44 78
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £150 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £460 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 50 17
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.79% +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £30.00 £19.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Waterfall
West Midlands

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 21 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 2 (66.67%) Java
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Scala
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) TDD
1 2 (66.67%) BDD
2 1 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) RAD
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Scrum
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) Scala