The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 58 102 82
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -20
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 85 27 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 3.03% 1.06% 1.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 1.39% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 17 27
Median daily rate £375 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £350 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £31.44 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.17% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2288 1945 1768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.48% 76.27% 75.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1301 1209 932
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 89 108
Median hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -15.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.00 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.75 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+10.65% +1.66%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the West Midlands region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Shropshire -9 35 £450 -14.28% 2
Coventry +9 21 £345 -23.33% 3
Staffordshire - 11 £575 - 1
Birmingham +4 6 £375 - 6
Warwickshire -5 3 £450 +28.57% 3
Solihull -13 1 £350 -7.89% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £375 - 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 120 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (47.09%) RUP
3 64 (37.21%) SQL
4 61 (35.47%) Oracle
5 57 (33.14%) Pega
6 56 (32.56%) Java
7 55 (31.98%) Informatica
8 54 (31.40%) Unix
9 52 (30.23%) Shell Script
10 47 (27.33%) ClearCase
11 43 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
12 41 (23.84%) Data Modelling
12 41 (23.84%) ClearQuest
13 40 (23.26%) Project Planning
14 39 (22.67%) Software Architecture
15 38 (22.09%) Test Strategy
16 37 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
17 36 (20.93%) J2EE
18 33 (19.19%) OO
19 32 (18.60%) SDLC
20 31 (18.02%) WebLogic
20 31 (18.02%) BusinessObjects
21 29 (16.86%) Scrum
22 24 (13.95%) Microsoft
22 24 (13.95%) Finance
23 22 (12.79%) Perl
24 20 (11.63%) .NET
24 20 (11.63%) SQL Server
24 20 (11.63%) JIRA
25 19 (11.05%) Process Improvement

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 31 (18.02%) WebLogic
2 12 (6.98%) Confluence
3 8 (4.65%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.16%) IIS
5 2 (1.16%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.58%) CMS
6 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.58%) Node.js
6 1 (0.58%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.07%) MS Visio
3 4 (2.33%) MS Office
3 4 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.16%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (7.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.74%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.58%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.16%) Force.com
2 2 (1.16%) Office 365
2 2 (1.16%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.16%) Yammer
3 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.58%) IaaS
3 1 (0.58%) PaaS
3 1 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.33%) Internet
2 3 (1.74%) DNS
2 3 (1.74%) Firewall
3 1 (0.58%) 3G
3 1 (0.58%) 4G
3 1 (0.58%) GPRS
3 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.58%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (25.00%) Oracle OWB
2 31 (18.02%) BusinessObjects
3 20 (11.63%) SQL Server
4 14 (8.14%) MongoDB
5 10 (5.81%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (4.07%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (2.91%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.33%) MS Access
8 4 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
9 3 (1.74%) Big Data
9 3 (1.74%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.74%) Power BI
9 3 (1.74%) QlikView
9 3 (1.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.58%) DataStage
11 1 (0.58%) GIS
11 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (0.58%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.58%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 47 (27.33%) ClearCase
2 41 (23.84%) ClearQuest
3 20 (11.63%) JIRA
4 16 (9.30%) Git (software)
5 14 (8.14%) Maven
6 11 (6.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (4.65%) CA Gen
8 6 (3.49%) Visual Studio
8 6 (3.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 5 (2.91%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (2.91%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.74%) SoapUI
12 2 (1.16%) Ant
12 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
12 2 (1.16%) Subversion
13 1 (0.58%) LabVIEW
General
1 24 (13.95%) Finance
2 7 (4.07%) Retail
3 5 (2.91%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Automotive
5 2 (1.16%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Games
6 1 (0.58%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 53 (30.81%) Developer
2 52 (30.23%) Architect
3 33 (19.19%) Analyst
4 32 (18.60%) Software Architect
5 21 (12.21%) Business Analyst
6 17 (9.88%) Lead Developer
7 14 (8.14%) Technical Architect
8 12 (6.98%) Java Architect
8 12 (6.98%) Java Software Architect
9 11 (6.40%) Test Analyst
10 8 (4.65%) Project Manager
11 7 (4.07%) CRM Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 7 (4.07%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.49%) Configuration Engineer
12 6 (3.49%) Release and Configuration Engineer
12 6 (3.49%) Release Engineer
13 5 (2.91%) Digital Analyst
13 5 (2.91%) Solutions Architect
14 4 (2.33%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (20.93%) J2EE
2 20 (11.63%) .NET
3 15 (8.72%) Spring
4 14 (8.14%) RabbitMQ
5 13 (7.56%) Spring Boot
6 6 (3.49%) ASP.NET
7 5 (2.91%) Middleware
8 4 (2.33%) ELK Stack
8 4 (2.33%) HTML
8 4 (2.33%) Hystrix
8 4 (2.33%) REST
8 4 (2.33%) SOAP
8 4 (2.33%) Swagger
9 3 (1.74%) .NET Framework
9 3 (1.74%) CSS
9 3 (1.74%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (1.74%) WebCenter
10 2 (1.16%) COM
10 2 (1.16%) Java EE
10 2 (1.16%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.07%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (2.91%) Client/Server
2 5 (2.91%) Computer Science
3 3 (1.74%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.74%) Driving Licence
3 3 (1.74%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.16%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.16%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (1.16%) EPoS
4 2 (1.16%) FMCG
4 2 (1.16%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.16%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.16%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.16%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.58%) iPad
5 1 (0.58%) iPhone
5 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.58%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.58%) Social Media
5 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 54 (31.40%) Unix
2 16 (9.30%) Linux
3 12 (6.98%) Windows
4 6 (3.49%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.58%) AIX
5 1 (0.58%) Android
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (69.77%) Agile Software Development
2 81 (47.09%) RUP
3 41 (23.84%) Data Modelling
4 40 (23.26%) Project Planning
5 39 (22.67%) Software Architecture
6 38 (22.09%) Test Strategy
7 37 (21.51%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (19.19%) OO
9 32 (18.60%) SDLC
10 29 (16.86%) Scrum
11 19 (11.05%) Process Improvement
12 18 (10.47%) CRM
13 17 (9.88%) User Acceptance Testing
13 17 (9.88%) User Stories
14 16 (9.30%) V-Model
15 15 (8.72%) UML
16 14 (8.14%) Stakeholder Management
17 13 (7.56%) Functional Testing
18 12 (6.98%) Migration
18 12 (6.98%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 64 (37.21%) SQL
2 56 (32.56%) Java
3 52 (30.23%) Shell Script
4 22 (12.79%) Perl
5 18 (10.47%) C#
5 18 (10.47%) PL/SQL
6 9 (5.23%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
8 3 (1.74%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.16%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.58%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.58%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.58%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (7.56%) ISEB
2 12 (6.98%) ISTQB
3 10 (5.81%) Degree
4 4 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.74%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.74%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.16%) CISA
6 2 (1.16%) CISM
6 2 (1.16%) CISSP
6 2 (1.16%) IISP
6 2 (1.16%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (0.58%) APMP
7 1 (0.58%) ISEB Practitioner
7 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.65%) ISO 9001
2 6 (3.49%) QA
2 6 (3.49%) TickIT
3 5 (2.91%) SLA
4 4 (2.33%) Data Quality
5 2 (1.16%) ISAE 3402
5 2 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.16%) ISO27005
5 2 (1.16%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (2.33%) Docker
2 3 (1.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (8.14%) Puppet
2 4 (2.33%) Graphite
3 3 (1.74%) Grafana
4 2 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 61 (35.47%) Oracle
2 57 (33.14%) Pega
3 55 (31.98%) Informatica
4 24 (13.95%) Microsoft
5 16 (9.30%) webMethods
6 14 (8.14%) BEA
6 14 (8.14%) WSO2
7 4 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.74%) HP
8 3 (1.74%) IBM
8 3 (1.74%) SAP
9 2 (1.16%) ArcSight
9 2 (1.16%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (1.16%) Cisco
9 2 (1.16%) Infor
9 2 (1.16%) Intel Security
9 2 (1.16%) Qualys
9 2 (1.16%) RedPrairie
9 2 (1.16%) Sun
9 2 (1.16%) Tripwire
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