The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
England / North West
Rank 105 48 79
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +31
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 34 126 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.30% 3.34% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 4.06% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 96 55
Median daily rate £445 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £287 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £530 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £405 £410
% change year-on-year
+4.69% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 0
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £30.22
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +73.72%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2157 3105 2662
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.17% 82.21% 77.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1381 1865 1521
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 142 114
Median hourly rate £42.48 £37.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.26% +1.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.95 £15.83 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £49.60 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +37.93%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 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
Manchester -9 12 £302 -22.56% 12
Merseyside -8 11 £453 -2.68% 1
Lancashire -10 7 £475 +9.19% 2
Cheshire -2 4 £368 -10.90% 6
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 91 (96.81%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (53.19%) Project Management
3 38 (40.43%) Finance
4 22 (23.40%) UML
5 19 (20.21%) OO
5 19 (20.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
6 18 (19.15%) Business Analysis
6 18 (19.15%) Supplier Management
7 17 (18.09%) Open Source
7 17 (18.09%) Windows
8 16 (17.02%) Use Case
9 15 (15.96%) Agile Project Management
10 14 (14.89%) Service Design
10 14 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
10 14 (14.89%) OOA/OOD
10 14 (14.89%) Web Services
10 14 (14.89%) Scrum
11 13 (13.83%) Java
12 12 (12.77%) Oracle
13 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
14 10 (10.64%) ISEB
14 10 (10.64%) TDD
14 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
15 9 (9.57%) CRM
15 9 (9.57%) SDLC
16 8 (8.51%) Process Improvement
16 8 (8.51%) PRINCE2
16 8 (8.51%) RUP
16 8 (8.51%) JIRA

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (5.32%) Apache
1 5 (5.32%) JBoss
1 5 (5.32%) WebLogic
1 5 (5.32%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.26%) GlassFish
2 4 (4.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.13%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.06%) ArcGIS
4 1 (1.06%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (14.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (11.70%) MS Excel
3 7 (7.45%) MS Office
4 5 (5.32%) MS Project
5 4 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.06%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.13%) Firewall
2 2 (2.13%) FTP
2 2 (2.13%) IPsec
2 2 (2.13%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (1.06%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
1 4 (4.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.13%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (1.06%) Cognos Framework Manager
4 1 (1.06%) Cognos Report Studio
4 1 (1.06%) DB2
4 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.06%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (8.51%) JIRA
2 7 (7.45%) Selenium
3 4 (4.26%) ClearCase
3 4 (4.26%) HP UFT
3 4 (4.26%) LoadRunner
4 3 (3.19%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.19%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (3.19%) Rational Rhapsody
4 3 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.13%) Appium
5 2 (2.13%) Bugzilla
5 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.13%) SoapUI
5 2 (2.13%) VectorCAST
5 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.06%) Gradle
6 1 (1.06%) Subversion
General
1 38 (40.43%) Finance
2 6 (6.38%) Banking
3 3 (3.19%) Avionics
3 3 (3.19%) Retail
4 2 (2.13%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.06%) Legal
5 1 (1.06%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (28.72%) Analyst
2 23 (24.47%) Business Analyst
3 18 (19.15%) Project Manager
4 16 (17.02%) Delivery Manager
5 14 (14.89%) Senior Analyst
6 13 (13.83%) Senior Business Analyst
7 9 (9.57%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 9 (9.57%) Technical Manager
8 8 (8.51%) Digital Project Manager
9 7 (7.45%) Digital Analyst
9 7 (7.45%) Digital Business Analyst
10 5 (5.32%) Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (4.26%) Test Analyst
12 3 (3.19%) Agile Coach
12 3 (3.19%) Data Migration Manager
12 3 (3.19%) Migration Manager
12 3 (3.19%) Transformation Manager
12 3 (3.19%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.89%) Web Services
2 7 (7.45%) REST
3 6 (6.38%) SOAP
4 5 (5.32%) J2EE
5 4 (4.26%) jQuery
5 4 (4.26%) JSTL
5 4 (4.26%) Spring
6 3 (3.19%) Struts
6 3 (3.19%) Velocity
6 3 (3.19%) XML
7 2 (2.13%) .NET
7 2 (2.13%) JSON
7 2 (2.13%) SAML
7 2 (2.13%) XSD
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 1 (1.06%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.06%) Struts2
8 1 (1.06%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.32%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.26%) PMI
3 3 (3.19%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.13%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.06%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (18.09%) Windows
2 7 (7.45%) Linux
2 7 (7.45%) Unix
3 5 (5.32%) Android
4 3 (3.19%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (96.81%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (53.19%) Project Management
3 22 (23.40%) UML
4 19 (20.21%) OO
4 19 (20.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 18 (19.15%) Business Analysis
5 18 (19.15%) Supplier Management
6 17 (18.09%) Open Source
7 16 (17.02%) Use Case
8 15 (15.96%) Agile Project Management
9 14 (14.89%) OOA/OOD
9 14 (14.89%) Scrum
9 14 (14.89%) Service Design
10 10 (10.64%) TDD
11 9 (9.57%) CRM
11 9 (9.57%) SDLC
12 8 (8.51%) PRINCE2
12 8 (8.51%) Process Improvement
12 8 (8.51%) RUP
13 7 (7.45%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.83%) Java
2 7 (7.45%) Python
2 7 (7.45%) SQL
3 5 (5.32%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.19%) Ada
4 3 (3.19%) C
4 3 (3.19%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.13%) C#
5 2 (2.13%) Perl
5 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.13%) VB
6 1 (1.06%) Groovy
6 1 (1.06%) PHP
6 1 (1.06%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.06%) VB6
Qualifications
1 10 (10.64%) ISEB
1 10 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (5.32%) Degree
4 4 (4.26%) APMP
4 4 (4.26%) PMI Certification
5 3 (3.19%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.13%) ISTQB
6 2 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.06%) APMG
7 1 (1.06%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.06%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.06%) PMP
7 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.45%) QA
2 2 (2.13%) PMO
3 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.06%) PMBOK
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.32%) Puppet
2 2 (2.13%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (1.06%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft
2 12 (12.77%) Oracle
3 6 (6.38%) Citrix
4 5 (5.32%) SaltStack
5 4 (4.26%) hybris
6 2 (2.13%) Apple
6 2 (2.13%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (2.13%) SAP
7 1 (1.06%) Chordiant
7 1 (1.06%) Cognos
7 1 (1.06%) ESRI
7 1 (1.06%) Sybase
7 1 (1.06%) Wonderware
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