The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.30% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £414 £410 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.91% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.50 £32.50 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -46.72%
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
178 128 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 82.03% 78.53% 72.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 79 59
Median daily rate £325 £365 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +10.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £420 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £15.75 £17.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.47% -11.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £13.50 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.70 £20.00 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 24 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
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £575 -
Waterfall
West Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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

1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Finance
3 6 (40.00%) Release Management
3 6 (40.00%) C#
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (40.00%) SDLC
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
4 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 5 (33.33%) Java
4 5 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (33.33%) SOA
4 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (33.33%) TeamCity
4 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) ERP
6 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Logistics
7 2 (13.33%) SharePoint

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 5 (33.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
1 4 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Agile Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) ERP Manager
2 3 (20.00%) ERP Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Transformation Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Transformation Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Environment Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Project Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Project Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) UAT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Web Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Workstream Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 2 (13.33%) FMCG
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
1 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) Scrum
3 6 (40.00%) Release Management
3 6 (40.00%) SDLC
4 5 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) SOA
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
5 4 (26.67%) Software Delivery
6 3 (20.00%) Business Transformation
6 3 (20.00%) ERP
6 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (13.33%) DevOps
7 2 (13.33%) Logistics
7 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (13.33%) Workflow
7 2 (13.33%) Workflow Analysis
8 1 (6.67%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) C#
2 5 (33.33%) Java
2 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) APMP
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
1 1 (6.67%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) ATG
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle