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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 88 82 70
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 19 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.03% 0.60% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.28% 0.80% 1.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 10
Median daily rate £381 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.47% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £338 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
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
1480 1128 915
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 80.57% 75.30% 71.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 892 622 461
Median daily rate £400 £364 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.96% -0.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 35 39
Median hourly rate £34.25 £16.29 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.21% -9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.85 £11.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Stockport - 1 £370 -
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 49 (96.08%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (39.22%) Finance
3 19 (37.25%) Project Management
4 16 (31.37%) User Stories
5 13 (25.49%) Java
6 11 (21.57%) TDD
7 10 (19.61%) Business Analysis
8 9 (17.65%) QA
9 8 (15.69%) BDD
9 8 (15.69%) Degree
9 8 (15.69%) SQL
9 8 (15.69%) .NET
9 8 (15.69%) XML
10 7 (13.73%) JIRA
11 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (11.76%) Banking
11 6 (11.76%) SAP
11 6 (11.76%) HP UFT
11 6 (11.76%) HP
11 6 (11.76%) Selenium
12 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (9.80%) Algorithms
12 5 (9.80%) SDLC
12 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
12 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
12 5 (9.80%) V-Model
12 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
12 5 (9.80%) WebDriver
12 5 (9.80%) Open Source
12 5 (9.80%) Microsoft

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 1 (1.96%) Apache
1 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.88%) SAP SD
2 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.96%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.96%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) IaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
2 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (13.73%) JIRA
2 6 (11.76%) HP UFT
2 6 (11.76%) Selenium
3 5 (9.80%) Cucumber
3 5 (9.80%) Jenkins
3 5 (9.80%) WebDriver
4 3 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (3.92%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (3.92%) Subversion
5 2 (3.92%) Toad
5 2 (3.92%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.96%) Bugzilla
6 1 (1.96%) TestDirector
General
1 20 (39.22%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Banking
3 5 (9.80%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Advertising
5 1 (1.96%) Games
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (37.25%) Analyst
2 13 (25.49%) Business Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Delivery Manager
4 6 (11.76%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 6 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 5 (9.80%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.80%) Senior Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Agile Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.84%) Automation Test Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) SAP Analyst
6 4 (7.84%) SAP Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Agile Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Developer
7 3 (5.88%) Head of Development
7 3 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.88%) SAP FI Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) SAP FI Business Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) SAP SD Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) SAP SD Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (15.69%) .NET
1 8 (15.69%) XML
2 5 (9.80%) Web Services
3 3 (5.88%) HTML
4 2 (3.92%) AngularJS
4 2 (3.92%) HTML5
4 2 (3.92%) Java EE
4 2 (3.92%) jQuery
4 2 (3.92%) JSON
4 2 (3.92%) Spring
4 2 (3.92%) WSDL
5 1 (1.96%) Apache Flex
5 1 (1.96%) CSS
5 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Algorithms
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.96%) FMCG
3 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Windows
2 3 (5.88%) Linux
3 2 (3.92%) AIX
3 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.92%) Windows Vista
3 2 (3.92%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.96%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (96.08%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (37.25%) Project Management
3 16 (31.37%) User Stories
4 11 (21.57%) TDD
5 10 (19.61%) Business Analysis
6 8 (15.69%) BDD
7 6 (11.76%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (9.80%) CRM
8 5 (9.80%) Open Source
8 5 (9.80%) Scrum
8 5 (9.80%) SDLC
8 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
8 5 (9.80%) V-Model
9 3 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
9 3 (5.88%) Business Transformation
9 3 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.88%) OO
9 3 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) Java
2 8 (15.69%) SQL
3 5 (9.80%) C#
3 5 (9.80%) PL/SQL
3 5 (9.80%) Ruby
4 3 (5.88%) C++
4 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.92%) C
5 2 (3.92%) Objective-C
5 2 (3.92%) Python
5 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (15.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.65%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.96%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.76%) HP
1 6 (11.76%) SAP
2 5 (9.80%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.84%) Oracle
4 2 (3.92%) Siebel
5 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.96%) SaltStack
5 1 (1.96%) Twitter
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