Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for Waterfall skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Waterfall over the 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Waterfall Model
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 32 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 -16 +38
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 39 52 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.23% 4.91% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.23% 5.53% 10.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 36 38
Coventry median daily rate £425 £445 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +48.33% -32.20%
10th Percentile £281 £376 £300
90th Percentile £500 £513 £400
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £43.50 - -

Waterfall is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 626 940 576
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 84.03% 88.68% 81.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 426 659 388
Coventry median daily rate £420 £400 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +3.56% +10.36%
10th Percentile £250 £300 £258
90th Percentile £545 £541 £566
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 25 31
Coventry median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -25.00% -31.85%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.35 £11.50
90th Percentile £42.18 £38.75 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +38.89% -10.00% -

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

Job postings citing Waterfall as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Coventry.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Coventry

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Waterfall in Coventry.

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Coventry

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Coventry over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (53.85%) Finance
3 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (20.51%) Programme Delivery
5 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
5 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Office
6 6 (15.38%) MS Visio
6 6 (15.38%) Project Management
6 6 (15.38%) Migration
6 6 (15.38%) Use Case
6 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (15.38%) User Stories
6 6 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
7 5 (12.82%) Traceability Matrix
7 5 (12.82%) Scrum
7 5 (12.82%) MVC
7 5 (12.82%) .NET
7 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
8 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
8 4 (10.26%) Validation
8 4 (10.26%) e-Learning
8 4 (10.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (10.26%) Data Integration
8 4 (10.26%) DevOps
9 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
9 3 (7.69%) GoCD
9 3 (7.69%) Kanban
9 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (5.13%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (5.13%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (15.38%) MS Visio
3 4 (10.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.13%) GitHub
2 2 (5.13%) IaaS
2 2 (5.13%) PaaS
2 2 (5.13%) SaaS
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) GoCD
1 3 (7.69%) JIRA
2 2 (5.13%) Ant
2 2 (5.13%) Artifactory
2 2 (5.13%) Eclipse
2 2 (5.13%) Gradle
2 2 (5.13%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.13%) Mockito
2 2 (5.13%) NuGet
2 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
3 1 (2.56%) Vagrant
General
1 21 (53.85%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Automotive
2 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (25.64%) Analyst
1 10 (25.64%) Business Analyst
2 7 (17.95%) Support Officer
3 6 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Project Officer
3 6 (15.38%) Project Support Officer
4 5 (12.82%) Developer
5 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
5 3 (7.69%) Finance Business Analyst
5 3 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (5.13%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (5.13%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Finance Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Finance Project Manager
6 2 (5.13%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (5.13%) HR Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) .NET
2 3 (7.69%) WCF
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (5.13%) CSS
3 2 (5.13%) Dapper ORM
3 2 (5.13%) Entity Framework
3 2 (5.13%) Hibernate
3 2 (5.13%) HTML
3 2 (5.13%) HTML5
3 2 (5.13%) ICEfaces
3 2 (5.13%) JDBC
3 2 (5.13%) JMS
3 2 (5.13%) LESS
3 2 (5.13%) REST
3 2 (5.13%) Sass
3 2 (5.13%) SOAP
3 2 (5.13%) Spring
3 2 (5.13%) Web Services
3 2 (5.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) e-Learning
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.13%) DataPower
3 2 (5.13%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.13%) Unix
2 1 (2.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (20.51%) Programme Delivery
3 8 (20.51%) User Acceptance Testing
4 7 (17.95%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (15.38%) Acceptance Criteria
5 6 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (15.38%) Migration
5 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 6 (15.38%) Use Case
5 6 (15.38%) User Stories
6 5 (12.82%) MVC
6 5 (12.82%) Scrum
6 5 (12.82%) Traceability Matrix
7 4 (10.26%) Data Integration
7 4 (10.26%) DevOps
7 4 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Validation
8 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 3 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) C#
2 2 (5.13%) COBOL
2 2 (5.13%) Korn
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) Python
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby
3 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.56%) PMI Certification
1 1 (2.56%) PMP
1 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Ansible
1 1 (2.56%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Puppet
1 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) Adobe
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) Google
3 1 (2.56%) hybris
3 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (2.56%) VMware