The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 41 10 27
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +17
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 3 34 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.90% 8.61% 1.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 11.53% 2.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 19 3
Median daily rate £350 £508 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.03% +91.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £459 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £700 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £32.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+16.15% -46.72%
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
265 295 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 79.82% 74.68% 66.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 147 81
Median daily rate £375 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £258 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £700 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 - £26.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 - £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 - £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Merseyside region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Liverpool -27 2 £350 -31.03% 2
Bootle - 1 - -
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (72.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 12 (66.67%) CRM
3 12 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (16.67%) Case Management
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (5.56%) Records Management
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Logistics
6 1 (5.56%) .NET

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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:

Business Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (83.33%) Analyst
2 10 (55.56%) Developer
3 9 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) CRM Analyst
6 2 (11.11%) CRM Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) ICT Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) ICT Business Analyst
7 1 (5.56%) Logistics Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Logistics Project Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Supply Chain Manager
7 1 (5.56%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (66.67%) CRM
3 3 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (16.67%) Case Management
3 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.56%) Logistics
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Records Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Microsoft