The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 21 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 5.80% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.37% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 20 0 0
Average daily rate
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£504 - -
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 Merseyside region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
251 116 139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 69.34% 60.73% 67.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 60 84
Average daily rate £468 £400 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.87% +11.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 0
Average hourly rate £51.67 £16.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+208.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 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
Liverpool - 21 £504 - 2
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Scrum
2 18 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (80.95%) Supplier Management
3 17 (80.95%) ISEB
3 17 (80.95%) Test Strategy
4 16 (76.19%) QA
5 14 (66.67%) Test Automation
6 13 (61.90%) PRINCE2
7 12 (57.14%) Test Scripting
8 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
9 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
10 9 (42.86%) Test Planning
11 3 (14.29%) Finance
11 3 (14.29%) Middleware
11 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (14.29%) RESTful
12 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
12 2 (9.52%) Banking
12 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
12 2 (9.52%) CRM
12 2 (9.52%) J2EE
12 2 (9.52%) Oracle
12 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
12 2 (9.52%) Sybase
12 2 (9.52%) Java
12 2 (9.52%) SOAP
12 2 (9.52%) Web Services
12 2 (9.52%) XML
12 2 (9.52%) TIBCO

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (9.52%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) JIRA
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Bitbucket
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Test Leader
1 9 (42.86%) Test Manager
2 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Java Developer
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (4.76%) UAT Test Manager
4 1 (4.76%) UAT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Middleware
1 3 (14.29%) RESTful
2 2 (9.52%) J2EE
2 2 (9.52%) SOAP
2 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) XML
2 2 (9.52%) XML Messaging
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) jQuery
3 1 (4.76%) CSS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML
3 1 (4.76%) Backbone.js
3 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (4.76%) Ember.js
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) HTML5
3 1 (4.76%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (90.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Scrum
2 18 (85.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (80.95%) Supplier Management
3 17 (80.95%) Test Strategy
4 14 (66.67%) Test Automation
5 13 (61.90%) PRINCE2
6 12 (57.14%) Test Scripting
7 9 (42.86%) Test Planning
8 3 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (9.52%) Multithreading
9 2 (9.52%) CRM
10 1 (4.76%) Test Management
10 1 (4.76%) TDD
10 1 (4.76%) OOP
10 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
10 1 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (4.76%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) ISEB
2 11 (52.38%) Security Cleared
3 10 (47.62%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (76.19%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) Sybase
1 2 (9.52%) TIBCO
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