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 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 18 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 13 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 7.07% 1.00% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.15% 1.27% 1.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 2 1
Median daily rate £500 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +2.50%
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
England

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
142 158 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 77.17% 79.00% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 57 46
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £320 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £635 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-1.63% +13.06%

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 26 July 2016.

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 26 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 13 (65.00%) Windows
3 13 (65.00%) SDLC
4 12 (60.00%) CRM
5 11 (55.00%) SharePoint
5 11 (55.00%) Oracle Reports
5 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (55.00%) C#
5 11 (55.00%) SQL
5 11 (55.00%) .NET
5 11 (55.00%) Oracle
5 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
5 11 (55.00%) SAP
5 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (55.00%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (55.00%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (55.00%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (55.00%) Business Analysis
5 11 (55.00%) Zachman Framework
5 11 (55.00%) TOGAF
5 11 (55.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 11 (55.00%) Integration Testing
5 11 (55.00%) Retail
5 11 (55.00%) Data Management
5 11 (55.00%) Document Management
5 11 (55.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (55.00%) Yammer

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 11 (55.00%) BizTalk Server
1 11 (55.00%) SharePoint
1 11 (55.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (55.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (55.00%) Office 365
1 11 (55.00%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) DNS
1 3 (15.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle Reports
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (55.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Architect
1 9 (45.00%) Solutions Architect
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) CRM Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) CRM Technical Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 6 (30.00%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (25.00%) CRM Architect
3 5 (25.00%) CRM Solutions Architect
3 5 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) CRM Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 3 (15.00%) Migration Consultant
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (55.00%) .NET
2 6 (30.00%) COM
3 5 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (5.00%) JSON
4 1 (5.00%) Node.js
4 1 (5.00%) REST
4 1 (5.00%) SOAP
4 1 (5.00%) Spring
4 1 (5.00%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 13 (65.00%) SDLC
4 12 (60.00%) CRM
5 11 (55.00%) Business Analysis
5 11 (55.00%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (55.00%) Case Management
5 11 (55.00%) Data Management
5 11 (55.00%) Document Management
5 11 (55.00%) Integration Testing
5 11 (55.00%) TOGAF
5 11 (55.00%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (25.00%) Presales
7 3 (15.00%) Information Security
7 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (15.00%) Migration
7 3 (15.00%) Performance Testing
7 3 (15.00%) PLM
7 3 (15.00%) Server Building
7 3 (15.00%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) C#
1 11 (55.00%) SQL
2 5 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) Infor
1 11 (55.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (55.00%) Oracle
1 11 (55.00%) Salesforce.com
1 11 (55.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) EMC
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) Kronos
2 2 (10.00%) VMware