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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 16 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 26 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 6.90% 0.55% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.81% 0.86% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 1
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£508 £265 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.50% -28.37%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
- +7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £35.11
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
265 116 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 70.29% 63.74% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 59 86
Average daily rate £475 £413 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +15.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 0
Average hourly rate £51.67 £15.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+244.43% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
- -1.63%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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 +15 25 £508 +91.50% 2
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) Scrum
2 18 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (62.96%) Test Strategy
3 17 (62.96%) Supplier Management
3 17 (62.96%) ISEB
4 16 (59.26%) QA
5 14 (51.85%) PRINCE2
5 14 (51.85%) Test Automation
6 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
7 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
8 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
9 9 (33.33%) Test Planning
10 4 (14.81%) Finance
10 4 (14.81%) SQL
11 3 (11.11%) Business Objects
11 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 3 (11.11%) UNIX
11 3 (11.11%) Web Services
11 3 (11.11%) XML
11 3 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
11 3 (11.11%) Cognos
11 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (11.11%) ETL
11 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (11.11%) Teradata
11 3 (11.11%) Middleware
11 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (11.11%) RESTful
11 3 (11.11%) System Testing

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
2 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Project
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (11.11%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.70%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Subversion
2 1 (3.70%) JIRA
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Multimedia
3 1 (3.70%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Test Manager
1 9 (33.33%) Test Leader
2 5 (18.52%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Teradata Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.70%) UAT Test Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) UAT Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) Web Services
1 3 (11.11%) XML
1 3 (11.11%) RESTful
1 3 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (7.41%) XML Messaging
2 2 (7.41%) HTML5
2 2 (7.41%) CSS
2 2 (7.41%) SOAP
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
2 2 (7.41%) J2EE
3 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
3 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 1 (3.70%) .NET
3 1 (3.70%) XSLT
3 1 (3.70%) Sinatra
3 1 (3.70%) CSS3
3 1 (3.70%) Backbone.js
3 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (3.70%) Ember.js
3 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) UNIX
2 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 18 (66.67%) Scrum
3 17 (62.96%) Test Strategy
3 17 (62.96%) Supplier Management
4 14 (51.85%) PRINCE2
4 14 (51.85%) Test Automation
5 12 (44.44%) Test Scripting
6 9 (33.33%) Test Planning
7 3 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (11.11%) Data Transformation
7 3 (11.11%) System Testing
7 3 (11.11%) ETL
7 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.41%) TDD
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (7.41%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby
3 1 (3.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) ISEB
2 11 (40.74%) Security Cleared
3 10 (37.04%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.41%) DV Cleared
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (59.26%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 3 (11.11%) Business Objects
1 3 (11.11%) Cognos
1 3 (11.11%) MicroStrategy
1 3 (11.11%) Teradata
1 3 (11.11%) Tableau
2 2 (7.41%) TIBCO
2 2 (7.41%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Sybase
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) New Relic
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