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 26 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank - 18 27
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 0 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 2.86% 2.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 3.54% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Median daily rate - £625 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £405 £410
% change year-on-year
+4.44% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +103.88%

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
126 113 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 72.41% 80.71% 76.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 83 71
Median daily rate £345 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £400 £399
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +0.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £55.00 £17.00 £13.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+223.52% +23.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +40.35%

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
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

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

1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (100.00%) PMO

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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MS Visio
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Business Change Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Business Change Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Matrix Organization
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) PMO