The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 20 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 2.56% 1.68% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 2.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £383 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £403 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.09% -1.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £17.66
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +197.28%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 98 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 57.05% 82.35% 73.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 45 21
Median daily rate £350 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £250 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £650 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 24 February 2017.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 24 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) MS Project
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
4 1 (20.00%) RUP
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) HP
4 1 (20.00%) CA
4 1 (20.00%) Remedy
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (20.00%) Retail
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) QA
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
4 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
4 1 (20.00%) SaaS
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) QA Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (20.00%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) SDLC
4 1 (20.00%) Analytics
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) RAD
4 1 (20.00%) RUP
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (20.00%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
1 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) CA
1 1 (20.00%) HP
1 1 (20.00%) Remedy
1 1 (20.00%) ServiceNow