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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 18 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 1 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 1.82% 10.13% 2.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 11.94% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Median daily rate £345 £400 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -8.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.30% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £18.91 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+99.62% -69.00%
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 Knutsford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
50 67 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 90.91% 84.81% 76.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 45 35
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £360 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £572 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £15.77 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 6 (85.71%) Service Management
2 6 (85.71%) CMMI
2 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
2 6 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) JBoss
2 6 (85.71%) RUP
2 6 (85.71%) ClearCase
2 6 (85.71%) JMS
2 6 (85.71%) Chordiant
2 6 (85.71%) WSDL
2 6 (85.71%) PMI
2 6 (85.71%) PMI Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CICS
2 6 (85.71%) Assembly Language
2 6 (85.71%) PRINCE
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) Mainframe
2 6 (85.71%) COBOL
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL
2 6 (85.71%) J2EE
2 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 6 (85.71%) DB2

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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) CICS
1 6 (85.71%) JBoss
1 6 (85.71%) WebLogic
1 6 (85.71%) WebSphere
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) ClearCase
1 6 (85.71%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (85.71%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) EJB
1 6 (85.71%) Hibernate
1 6 (85.71%) J2EE
1 6 (85.71%) JMS
1 6 (85.71%) JSP
1 6 (85.71%) Servlets
1 6 (85.71%) Struts
1 6 (85.71%) Web Services
1 6 (85.71%) WSDL
1 6 (85.71%) XML
1 6 (85.71%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Mainframe
1 6 (85.71%) PMI
2 5 (71.43%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) CMMI
2 6 (85.71%) PRINCE
2 6 (85.71%) Project Management
2 6 (85.71%) RUP
2 6 (85.71%) SDLC
2 6 (85.71%) Service Management
3 5 (71.43%) Automated Testing
3 5 (71.43%) BDD
3 5 (71.43%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) Assembly Language
1 6 (85.71%) COBOL
1 6 (85.71%) Java
1 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
1 6 (85.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) PMI Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Sun Certification
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Chordiant
1 6 (85.71%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
3 3 (42.86%) Sun