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 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 95 50 112
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +62
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 63 111 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.72% 2.93% 0.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 3.75% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 74 13
Median daily rate £450 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £522 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2970 2957 2248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.13% 78.08% 74.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1849 1761 1226
Median daily rate £408 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 125 94
Median hourly rate £24.00 £37.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.13% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £57.75 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 July 2016.

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 July 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
Cheshire +4 32 £475 +16.92% 3
Manchester -2 24 £385 -9.41% 7
Merseyside -31 3 £350 -31.03% 3
Lancashire -20 1 £450 +73.07% 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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

1 187 (92.12%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (45.32%) Finance
3 77 (37.93%) Project Management
4 68 (33.50%) Java
5 47 (23.15%) XML
6 46 (22.66%) Web Services
6 46 (22.66%) SQL
6 46 (22.66%) Oracle
7 39 (19.21%) J2EE
8 34 (16.75%) TDD
8 34 (16.75%) JIRA
9 32 (15.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 31 (15.27%) Open Source
10 31 (15.27%) Agile Project Management
11 30 (14.78%) BDD
12 29 (14.29%) Spring
12 29 (14.29%) WSDL
13 28 (13.79%) Microsoft
14 27 (13.30%) Business Analysis
15 26 (12.81%) Integration Testing
15 26 (12.81%) User Stories
16 25 (12.32%) Software Engineering
16 25 (12.32%) SQL Server
17 24 (11.82%) JDBC
17 24 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
17 24 (11.82%) SDLC
18 22 (10.84%) Kanban
18 22 (10.84%) WebSphere
18 22 (10.84%) SOAP
19 21 (10.34%) JAXB

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 22 (10.84%) WebSphere
2 10 (4.93%) Apache
2 10 (4.93%) JBoss
3 9 (4.43%) CICS
4 8 (3.94%) WebLogic
4 8 (3.94%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (2.96%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.46%) Tuxedo
7 4 (1.97%) MS Exchange
7 4 (1.97%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.97%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.49%) Confluence
8 1 (0.49%) Mule
8 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.46%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.97%) MS Project
3 3 (1.48%) MS Office
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.49%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.99%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.99%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.49%) OpenText MBPM
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.40%) IaaS
2 8 (3.94%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.49%) PaaS
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.97%) Skype
2 3 (1.48%) Internet
3 1 (0.49%) 802.15
3 1 (0.49%) DNS
3 1 (0.49%) IPv6
3 1 (0.49%) LAN
3 1 (0.49%) WAN
3 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.49%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.93%) Oracle Database
3 9 (4.43%) DB2
4 4 (1.97%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (1.48%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (0.99%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.49%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (0.49%) Informix
7 1 (0.49%) MySQL
7 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.49%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.49%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 34 (16.75%) JIRA
2 21 (10.34%) Jenkins
3 20 (9.85%) Selenium
4 17 (8.37%) Subversion
5 11 (5.42%) Cucumber
6 10 (4.93%) JUnit
6 10 (4.93%) WebDriver
7 8 (3.94%) ClearCase
7 8 (3.94%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (3.45%) HP UFT
9 3 (1.48%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.99%) Git (software)
10 2 (0.99%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.99%) Mockito
10 2 (0.99%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.99%) YouTrack
11 1 (0.49%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.49%) Jasmine
11 1 (0.49%) QUnit
11 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 92 (45.32%) Finance
2 16 (7.88%) Banking
3 5 (2.46%) Law
3 5 (2.46%) Retail
3 5 (2.46%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.97%) Military
4 4 (1.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.48%) Billing
6 2 (0.99%) Advertising
6 2 (0.99%) Investment Banking
6 2 (0.99%) Legal
6 2 (0.99%) Marketing
7 1 (0.49%) Avionics
7 1 (0.49%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (38.92%) Analyst
2 43 (21.18%) Developer
3 40 (19.70%) Business Analyst
4 29 (14.29%) Delivery Manager
5 25 (12.32%) Java Developer
6 22 (10.84%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 21 (10.34%) Test Analyst
8 16 (7.88%) Project Manager
9 14 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (6.40%) Analyst Developer
10 13 (6.40%) Digital Analyst
10 13 (6.40%) Digital Business Analyst
10 13 (6.40%) Senior Developer
10 13 (6.40%) Senior Java Developer
11 12 (5.91%) Senior Manager
12 11 (5.42%) Applications Developer
13 10 (4.93%) Java Applications Developer
13 10 (4.93%) Senior Applications Developer
13 10 (4.93%) Senior Business Analyst
13 10 (4.93%) Senior Java Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (23.15%) XML
2 46 (22.66%) Web Services
3 39 (19.21%) J2EE
4 29 (14.29%) Spring
4 29 (14.29%) WSDL
5 24 (11.82%) JDBC
6 22 (10.84%) SOAP
7 21 (10.34%) JAXB
7 21 (10.34%) JAX-WS
8 14 (6.90%) .NET
8 14 (6.90%) JSON
9 13 (6.40%) RESTful
10 12 (5.91%) Middleware
11 9 (4.43%) JMS
11 9 (4.43%) JSP
11 9 (4.43%) Servlets
12 8 (3.94%) EJB
12 8 (3.94%) Struts
12 8 (3.94%) XSD
12 8 (3.94%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.39%) Mainframe
2 9 (4.43%) Algorithms
3 8 (3.94%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.94%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (3.94%) PMI
4 4 (1.97%) Fat Client
4 4 (1.97%) Thin Client
5 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.49%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.49%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.49%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.49%) FMCG
6 1 (0.49%) Mobile Games
6 1 (0.49%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.49%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.49%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.49%) Social Media
6 1 (0.49%) User Experience
6 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.85%) Linux
2 15 (7.39%) Windows
3 11 (5.42%) Unix
4 5 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.46%) VME
4 5 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.97%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.97%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (92.12%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (37.93%) Project Management
3 34 (16.75%) TDD
4 32 (15.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 31 (15.27%) Agile Project Management
5 31 (15.27%) Open Source
6 30 (14.78%) BDD
7 27 (13.30%) Business Analysis
8 26 (12.81%) Integration Testing
8 26 (12.81%) User Stories
9 25 (12.32%) Software Engineering
10 24 (11.82%) SDLC
10 24 (11.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (10.84%) Kanban
12 21 (10.34%) AOP
12 21 (10.34%) System Integration Testing
13 19 (9.36%) Service Design
13 19 (9.36%) UML
13 19 (9.36%) Use Case
14 18 (8.87%) OO
Programming Languages
1 68 (33.50%) Java
2 46 (22.66%) SQL
3 19 (9.36%) JavaScript
3 19 (9.36%) PL/SQL
4 17 (8.37%) Python
5 15 (7.39%) C#
6 13 (6.40%) COBOL
7 12 (5.91%) Bash Shell
8 11 (5.42%) Ruby
9 8 (3.94%) Assembly Language
10 5 (2.46%) C++
11 2 (0.99%) PHP
12 1 (0.49%) Ada
12 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 9 (4.43%) Degree
2 9 (4.43%) ISEB
2 9 (4.43%) ISTQB
3 8 (3.94%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.96%) SC Cleared
5 5 (2.46%) BPSS Clearance
5 5 (2.46%) Sun Certification
6 4 (1.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.99%) MBA
7 2 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.49%) APMP
8 1 (0.49%) CCNP
8 1 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.94%) Disclosure Scotland
2 7 (3.45%) QA
3 1 (0.49%) FATCA
System Software
1 4 (1.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.99%) vSphere
3 1 (0.49%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 13 (6.40%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (5.91%) Puppet
3 2 (0.99%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (0.99%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.49%) Capistrano
4 1 (0.49%) HP SiteScope
4 1 (0.49%) StatsD
Vendors
1 46 (22.66%) Oracle
2 28 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 18 (8.87%) IBM
4 13 (6.40%) HP
5 12 (5.91%) SaltStack
6 10 (4.93%) SAP
7 8 (3.94%) Chordiant
8 5 (2.46%) Micro Focus
8 5 (2.46%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.46%) Sun
8 5 (2.46%) Sybase
8 5 (2.46%) TIBCO
9 4 (1.97%) VMware
10 2 (0.99%) Siebel
10 2 (0.99%) Tableau
11 1 (0.49%) Apigee
11 1 (0.49%) Fujitsu
11 1 (0.49%) Mashery
11 1 (0.49%) webMethods
11 1 (0.49%) WSO2
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