The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 81 72 65
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 8 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.53% 1.03% 1.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.71% 1.47% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 2
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£425 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £331 £274 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £425 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.50 - £32.50
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
1120 887 681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 73.68% 70.51% 72.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 612 451 349
Average daily rate £370 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 37 42
Average hourly rate £16.29 £17.30 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.82% -1.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.65 £11.69 £13.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £40.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £430 -
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) PRINCE2
3 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
4 9 (28.13%) P3O
5 8 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 8 (25.00%) Finance
5 8 (25.00%) Web Services
6 6 (18.75%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) SQL
6 6 (18.75%) Oracle
6 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 6 (18.75%) MS Project
6 6 (18.75%) SAP
7 5 (15.63%) .NET
7 5 (15.63%) Java
7 5 (15.63%) Project Management
7 5 (15.63%) PMI Certification
7 5 (15.63%) Open Source
8 4 (12.50%) Change Control
8 4 (12.50%) PMI
8 4 (12.50%) Middleware
8 4 (12.50%) Progress
8 4 (12.50%) J2EE
8 4 (12.50%) C#
8 4 (12.50%) HTML
8 4 (12.50%) XML
8 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
9 3 (9.38%) CSS
9 3 (9.38%) Windows
9 3 (9.38%) OO

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
2 2 (6.25%) LiveCycle
3 1 (3.13%) Lync
3 1 (3.13%) Node.js
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Project
2 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) CSG Singleview
1 1 (3.13%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.25%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) Big Data
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
3 5 (15.63%) PMO Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Planning Manager
4 4 (12.50%) SAP Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) SAP Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Java Developer
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Report Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Coach
7 1 (3.13%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.13%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.13%) Designer
7 1 (3.13%) Project Planner
7 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) Web Services
2 5 (15.63%) .NET
3 4 (12.50%) J2EE
3 4 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.50%) Middleware
3 4 (12.50%) XML
3 4 (12.50%) HTML
4 3 (9.38%) XML Messaging
4 3 (9.38%) Spring
4 3 (9.38%) CSS
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
6 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
6 1 (3.13%) XSLT
6 1 (3.13%) ADO.NET
6 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) PMI
2 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) CentOS
3 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (84.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (43.75%) PRINCE2
3 8 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 6 (18.75%) Scrum
5 5 (15.63%) Open Source
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 4 (12.50%) Change Control
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
7 3 (9.38%) OO
8 2 (6.25%) RUP
8 2 (6.25%) DSDM
8 2 (6.25%) ERP
8 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) SEO
8 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Management
8 2 (6.25%) Web Development
8 2 (6.25%) Analytics
8 2 (6.25%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 5 (15.63%) Java
3 4 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) Python
5 1 (3.13%) Ruby
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) PMI Certification
2 3 (9.38%) ISEB
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.13%) PMP
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (28.13%) P3O
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) Oracle
2 6 (18.75%) SAP
3 4 (12.50%) Progress
4 3 (9.38%) Sybase
4 3 (9.38%) TIBCO
5 2 (6.25%) Adobe
6 1 (3.13%) Sage
6 1 (3.13%) VMware
6 1 (3.13%) Google
6 1 (3.13%) Business Objects
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