The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 88 77 80
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 22 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.17% 1.29% 0.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 1.64% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 19 4
Median daily rate £410 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £515 £364
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.16 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+19.36% -50.55%
Waterfall
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1523 1405 1007
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 81.18% 78.62% 77.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 956 857 596
Median daily rate £400 £385 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 31 29
Median hourly rate £14.50 £27.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.78% +55.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £41.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £32.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +26.21%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Manchester region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton -3 3 - -
Salford -10 2 £450 -18.91%
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 39 (88.64%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.82%) Finance
3 10 (22.73%) Java
3 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (20.45%) .NET
4 9 (20.45%) Project Management
5 8 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 7 (15.91%) Oracle
7 6 (13.64%) TDD
7 6 (13.64%) JIRA
7 6 (13.64%) QA
7 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
7 6 (13.64%) Open Source
7 6 (13.64%) User Stories
8 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
8 5 (11.36%) C#
8 5 (11.36%) CRM
9 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 4 (9.09%) HP
9 4 (9.09%) Web Services
9 4 (9.09%) Workflow
9 4 (9.09%) Retail
9 4 (9.09%) Selenium
10 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (6.82%) Use Case
10 3 (6.82%) Manual Testing
10 3 (6.82%) V-Model
10 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (4.55%) JBoss
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) Mule
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) OpenText MBPM
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (4.55%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.27%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.27%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.27%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.64%) JIRA
2 4 (9.09%) Selenium
3 3 (6.82%) HP UFT
3 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.82%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
4 2 (4.55%) WebDriver
5 1 (2.27%) Bitbucket
5 1 (2.27%) Bugzilla
5 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.27%) IntelliJ
5 1 (2.27%) JMeter
5 1 (2.27%) jMock
5 1 (2.27%) JUnit
5 1 (2.27%) Mockito
5 1 (2.27%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (31.82%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
4 3 (6.82%) Banking
5 2 (4.55%) Law
6 1 (2.27%) Games
6 1 (2.27%) Legal
6 1 (2.27%) Marketing
6 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Analyst
2 13 (29.55%) Business Analyst
3 7 (15.91%) Test Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.36%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Developer
5 4 (9.09%) Oracle Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Head of Development
6 3 (6.82%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Financial Services Project Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.55%) OSS Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) SAP FI Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) SAP FI Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) SAP SD Business Analyst
7 2 (4.55%) Senior IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) .NET
2 4 (9.09%) Web Services
3 3 (6.82%) XML
4 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.55%) Middleware
5 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.27%) Apache Flex
5 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (2.27%) CSS
5 1 (2.27%) Entity Framework
5 1 (2.27%) HTML
5 1 (2.27%) J2EE
5 1 (2.27%) JDBC
5 1 (2.27%) REST
5 1 (2.27%) SOAP
5 1 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) FMCG
3 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Linux
1 1 (2.27%) Unix
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (88.64%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (20.45%) Project Management
4 8 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 6 (13.64%) Open Source
5 6 (13.64%) TDD
5 6 (13.64%) Test Scripting
5 6 (13.64%) User Stories
6 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.36%) CRM
7 4 (9.09%) Workflow
8 3 (6.82%) BDD
8 3 (6.82%) Manual Testing
8 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.82%) SDLC
8 3 (6.82%) Use Case
8 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (6.82%) V-Model
9 2 (4.55%) Defect Management
9 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (11.36%) C#
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) PL/SQL
4 2 (4.55%) Python
4 2 (4.55%) Ruby
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) C++
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
2 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Oracle
2 4 (9.09%) HP
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.82%) SAP
4 2 (4.55%) Siebel
5 1 (2.27%) IBM
5 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.27%) SaltStack
5 1 (2.27%) webMethods
5 1 (2.27%) WSO2
Manchester, Lancashire
Robert Walters
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