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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 101 61 109
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +48
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 56 104 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.78% 2.51% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 3.16% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 75 21
Median daily rate £480 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £280 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £531 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £17.66
% change year-on-year
- +133.57%
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
2636 3292 2535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.90% 79.34% 77.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1768 1993 1510
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 129 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.46 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +11 27 £500 +21.21% 5
Manchester -23 16 £450 +48.76% 13
Lancashire -13 8 £475 -3.55%
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 98 (91.59%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (43.93%) Project Management
3 39 (36.45%) Finance
4 29 (27.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (19.63%) Business Analysis
6 19 (17.76%) OO
6 19 (17.76%) Open Source
7 18 (16.82%) UML
8 17 (15.89%) Supplier Management
8 17 (15.89%) MS PowerPoint
8 17 (15.89%) Java
9 16 (14.95%) Windows
9 16 (14.95%) Use Case
10 15 (14.02%) Oracle
10 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
11 14 (13.08%) OOA/OOD
11 14 (13.08%) Agile Project Management
11 14 (13.08%) Service Design
12 12 (11.21%) Scrum
12 12 (11.21%) Migration
12 12 (11.21%) JIRA
13 11 (10.28%) Software Engineering
13 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
13 11 (10.28%) Web Services
14 10 (9.35%) MS Office
14 10 (9.35%) J2EE
14 10 (9.35%) Banking
15 9 (8.41%) TDD
15 9 (8.41%) Spring
15 9 (8.41%) SOAP

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 6 (5.61%) JBoss
1 6 (5.61%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.67%) Apache
2 5 (4.67%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.74%) GlassFish
3 4 (3.74%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.93%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.93%) Confluence
5 1 (0.93%) Mule
5 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.93%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (15.89%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (10.28%) MS Excel
3 10 (9.35%) MS Office
4 8 (7.48%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.80%) MS Project
6 1 (0.93%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.87%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (0.93%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 1 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.67%) IaaS
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.80%) Firewall
1 3 (2.80%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.87%) Internet
2 2 (1.87%) IPsec
2 2 (1.87%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.87%) SSL
3 1 (0.93%) LAN
3 1 (0.93%) WAN
3 1 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.80%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (2.80%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle ODI
2 2 (1.87%) RDBMS
2 2 (1.87%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.93%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (0.93%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (0.93%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.93%) Informix
3 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.93%) MySQL
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (11.21%) JIRA
2 4 (3.74%) Jenkins
2 4 (3.74%) Selenium
3 3 (2.80%) JUnit
3 3 (2.80%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.87%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.87%) Mockito
4 2 (1.87%) Subversion
5 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.93%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.93%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.93%) GitLab
5 1 (0.93%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.93%) Introscope
5 1 (0.93%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.93%) JMeter
5 1 (0.93%) jMock
5 1 (0.93%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.93%) QUnit
5 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (36.45%) Finance
2 10 (9.35%) Banking
3 7 (6.54%) Retail
4 4 (3.74%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.87%) Law
6 1 (0.93%) Local Government
6 1 (0.93%) Marketing
6 1 (0.93%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.93%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (34.58%) Analyst
2 28 (26.17%) Business Analyst
3 18 (16.82%) Delivery Manager
4 15 (14.02%) Senior Analyst
5 13 (12.15%) Project Manager
5 13 (12.15%) Senior Business Analyst
6 11 (10.28%) Developer
6 11 (10.28%) Technical Manager
7 10 (9.35%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 7 (6.54%) Development Manager
8 7 (6.54%) Digital Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Digital Business Analyst
8 7 (6.54%) Software Engineer
9 6 (5.61%) Business IT Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) IT Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) IT Business Analyst
9 6 (5.61%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Project Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.28%) Web Services
2 10 (9.35%) J2EE
3 9 (8.41%) SOAP
3 9 (8.41%) Spring
4 7 (6.54%) XML
5 6 (5.61%) JDBC
6 5 (4.67%) .NET
6 5 (4.67%) REST
7 4 (3.74%) CSS
7 4 (3.74%) HTML
7 4 (3.74%) JAXB
7 4 (3.74%) JAX-WS
7 4 (3.74%) JSON
7 4 (3.74%) JSTL
7 4 (3.74%) WSDL
8 3 (2.80%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.80%) Middleware
8 3 (2.80%) RESTful
8 3 (2.80%) Velocity
9 2 (1.87%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
1 3 (2.80%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.87%) Blackberry
2 2 (1.87%) Computer Science
2 2 (1.87%) Mathematics
3 1 (0.93%) N-Tier
3 1 (0.93%) User Experience
3 1 (0.93%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (14.95%) Windows
2 5 (4.67%) Android
2 5 (4.67%) Linux
2 5 (4.67%) Unix
3 3 (2.80%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.87%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (91.59%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (43.93%) Project Management
3 29 (27.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (19.63%) Business Analysis
5 19 (17.76%) OO
5 19 (17.76%) Open Source
6 18 (16.82%) UML
7 17 (15.89%) Supplier Management
8 16 (14.95%) Use Case
9 14 (13.08%) Agile Project Management
9 14 (13.08%) OOA/OOD
9 14 (13.08%) Service Design
10 12 (11.21%) Migration
10 12 (11.21%) Scrum
11 11 (10.28%) Software Engineering
12 9 (8.41%) TDD
13 8 (7.48%) E-Commerce
13 8 (7.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 7 (6.54%) PRINCE2
14 7 (6.54%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.89%) Java
2 5 (4.67%) Bash Shell
2 5 (4.67%) Python
3 4 (3.74%) C#
3 4 (3.74%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.74%) SQL
4 2 (1.87%) PHP
4 2 (1.87%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.87%) VB
5 1 (0.93%) C
5 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
5 1 (0.93%) Ruby
5 1 (0.93%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (6.54%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.67%) Degree
2 5 (4.67%) ISEB
3 4 (3.74%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (2.80%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.80%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.87%) APMP
5 2 (1.87%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CCNP
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.87%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (1.87%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.67%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.67%) Puppet
2 2 (1.87%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.87%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (1.87%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (0.93%) Capistrano
3 1 (0.93%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 15 (14.02%) Microsoft
1 15 (14.02%) Oracle
2 6 (5.61%) Citrix
3 5 (4.67%) SaltStack
4 4 (3.74%) hybris
5 3 (2.80%) IBM
5 3 (2.80%) SAP
6 2 (1.87%) Apple
6 2 (1.87%) HP
7 1 (0.93%) Adobe
7 1 (0.93%) Cognos
7 1 (0.93%) Compuware
7 1 (0.93%) ESRI
7 1 (0.93%) Perforce
7 1 (0.93%) webMethods
7 1 (0.93%) WSO2
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