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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 27 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 15 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.49% 0.28% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.47% 0.40% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 1 0
Median daily rate £450 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.53% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
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
274 251 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 82.04% 70.11% 67.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 117 69
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £18.80 £51.67 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.61% +106.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £30.41
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.35%

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
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 5 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 5 May 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 +15 15 £450 +38.53%
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (93.33%) Microsoft
3 26 (86.67%) SQL
4 25 (83.33%) SQL Server
5 20 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 20 (66.67%) CRM
6 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
7 3 (10.00%) Project Management
7 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (6.67%) Finance
8 2 (6.67%) .NET
9 1 (3.33%) HTML
9 1 (3.33%) MS Project
9 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
9 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
9 1 (3.33%) CSS
9 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
9 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
9 1 (3.33%) Migration
9 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (3.33%) Back Office
9 1 (3.33%) MVC
9 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (3.33%) jQuery
9 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (3.33%) Logistics
9 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (3.33%) TeamCity

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 20 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.33%) YouTrack
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (76.67%) Analyst
2 22 (73.33%) Developer
3 18 (60.00%) Analyst Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (10.00%) CRM Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Developer Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) IT Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Logistics Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Logistics Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SSAS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) SSIS Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Supply Chain Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Supply Chain Project Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Transformation Manager
7 1 (3.33%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) CSS
2 1 (3.33%) HTML
2 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (66.67%) CRM
3 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.33%) Logistics
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) MVC
5 1 (3.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 28 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.33%) Tableau