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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 90 71 84
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 20 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.10% 1.49% 0.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.34% 1.89% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 3
Median daily rate £413 £400 £313
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +28.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £30.16 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -47.54%
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
1496 1482 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 82.56% 79.08% 76.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 883 656
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £505 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £33.64 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.41% +136.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.35 £11.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 -1 3 - -
Salford -11 2 £450 -18.91%
Wigan - 1 £240 -
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 36 (87.80%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (34.15%) Finance
3 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (19.51%) Project Management
4 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
5 7 (17.07%) Java
5 7 (17.07%) Oracle
6 6 (14.63%) .NET
6 6 (14.63%) Retail
7 5 (12.20%) Use Case
7 5 (12.20%) ISEB
7 5 (12.20%) Open Source
7 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
8 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
8 4 (9.76%) Workflow
8 4 (9.76%) CRM
8 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
8 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
8 4 (9.76%) JIRA
8 4 (9.76%) Banking
9 3 (7.32%) TDD
9 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
9 3 (7.32%) System Testing
9 3 (7.32%) QA
9 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (7.32%) UML
9 3 (7.32%) OOA/OOD
9 3 (7.32%) OO

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 (4.88%) JBoss
2 1 (2.44%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) Confluence
2 1 (2.44%) Mule
2 1 (2.44%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) OpenText MBPM
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.44%) SAP CRM
2 1 (2.44%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) JIRA
2 3 (7.32%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.88%) Selenium
4 1 (2.44%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.44%) Bugzilla
4 1 (2.44%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.44%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.44%) IntelliJ
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) JMeter
4 1 (2.44%) jMock
4 1 (2.44%) JUnit
4 1 (2.44%) Mockito
4 1 (2.44%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (34.15%) Finance
2 6 (14.63%) Retail
3 4 (9.76%) Banking
3 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
5 1 (2.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (48.78%) Analyst
2 11 (26.83%) Business Analyst
3 7 (17.07%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) Test Analyst
5 5 (12.20%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Oracle Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Business IT Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Head of Development
7 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) IT Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Digital Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Telecoms Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Telecoms Business Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Test Engineer
8 2 (4.88%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.63%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.88%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (2.44%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.44%) J2EE
3 1 (2.44%) JDBC
3 1 (2.44%) Middleware
3 1 (2.44%) REST
3 1 (2.44%) SOAP
3 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.44%) FMCG
2 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Unix
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (87.80%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (19.51%) Business Analysis
3 8 (19.51%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Open Source
4 5 (12.20%) Use Case
5 4 (9.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (9.76%) CRM
5 4 (9.76%) Test Scripting
5 4 (9.76%) Workflow
6 3 (7.32%) Manual Testing
6 3 (7.32%) OO
6 3 (7.32%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.32%) Regression Testing
6 3 (7.32%) System Testing
6 3 (7.32%) TDD
6 3 (7.32%) UML
6 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.32%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.07%) Java
2 3 (7.32%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) ISEB
2 4 (9.76%) ISTQB
3 2 (4.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) QA
2 1 (2.44%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Identity Management
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 1 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (17.07%) Oracle
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.88%) HP
3 2 (4.88%) Siebel
4 1 (2.44%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.44%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.44%) SAP
4 1 (2.44%) webMethods
4 1 (2.44%) WSO2
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