The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 19 February 2017 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
England / Midlands
Rank 14 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 7 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.60% 7.32% 3.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.69% 9.84% 4.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Median daily rate £300 £475 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.84% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.75% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £17.66
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +197.28%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91 122 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 72.80% 74.39% 69.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 68 35
Median daily rate £450 £450 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £34.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 February 2017.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Midlands region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (33.33%) V-Model
4 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (33.33%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) ISEB
4 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (22.22%) Document Management
5 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
5 2 (22.22%) Retail
5 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) .NET
5 2 (22.22%) Windows
5 2 (22.22%) CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (22.22%) SDLC
5 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
6 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
6 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
6 1 (11.11%) Infor
6 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (11.11%) CICS
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) PaaS
2 1 (11.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (11.11%) DataStage
1 1 (11.11%) DB2
1 1 (11.11%) GIS
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (11.11%) Pentaho
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) ChangeMan
General
1 2 (22.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Test Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) CRM Technical Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) IT Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Lead Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Project Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Smart Metering Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Manager
4 1 (11.11%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
2 1 (11.11%) COM
2 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Smart Meter
2 1 (11.11%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) V-Model
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) Document Management
3 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Case Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Modelling
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) RAD
4 1 (11.11%) SSADM
4 1 (11.11%) Supplier Management
4 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) COBOL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ISEB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB
1 3 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (11.11%) Infor
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) TIBCO