The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 9 16 12
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 6.25% 5.77% 11.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.14% 7.06% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 3
Median daily rate - £425 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £404 £410
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +133.33%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
28 85 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 87.50% 81.73% 62.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 61 26
Median daily rate £341 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £325 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £60.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.79
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +43.93%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Waterfall
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PMI
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PMI
2 1 (50.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 2 (100.00%) RUP
1 2 (100.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle