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 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
England / Midlands
Rank 15 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 5 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.17% 6.35% 1.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.75% 9.09% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £300 £500 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +133.33%

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
87 88 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 72.50% 69.84% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 51 36
Median daily rate £450 £500 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +19.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £660 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
4 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 3 (27.27%) Degree
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) Java
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) ISEB
5 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Retail
5 2 (18.18%) Document Management
5 2 (18.18%) Automotive
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security

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 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) SaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) PaaS
3 1 (9.09%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) GIS
1 1 (9.09%) NoSQL
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (18.18%) Automotive
1 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Architect
2 3 (27.27%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Architect
4 1 (9.09%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Architect
4 1 (9.09%) IT Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Software Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 1 (9.09%) COM
2 1 (9.09%) EDI
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) Node.js
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) SOAP
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Data Integration
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Scrum
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) CRM
5 2 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (18.18%) Document Management
5 2 (18.18%) Information Security
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) SDLC
5 2 (18.18%) Server Building
5 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (18.18%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) V-Model
6 1 (9.09%) Case Management
6 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (9.09%) People Management
6 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) ISEB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 2 (18.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 1 (9.09%) Infor
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle