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 26 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 25 23 8
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 0.81% 2.41% 6.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 3.28% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £30.16 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -47.54%
Waterfall
West Midlands

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
76 122 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 61.79% 73.49% 72.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 48 18
Median daily rate £425 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £15.50 £21.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.90% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) SuccessFactors
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) SuccessFactors
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) RAD
1 1 (100.00%) RUP
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SAP