Period
to 19 October 2018

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 19 October 2018 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 28 32
Rank change year-on-year -10 +4 -16
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 42 36 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.76% 5.27% 4.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.71% 6.26% 5.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 29
Coventry median daily rate £600 £425 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.18% +2.41% +38.33%
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £388 £414
% change year-on-year +16.13% -6.34% +4.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

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 736 575 869
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 83.35% 84.19% 88.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 389 584
Coventry median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £276 £236 £300
90th Percentile £575 £538 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 27 19
Coventry median hourly rate £14.25 £22.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.67% +50.00% -21.05%
10th Percentile £11.95 £10.95 £11.45
90th Percentile £38.75 £46.25 £39.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £23.62 £17.50
% change year-on-year -36.48% +34.94% -18.60%

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 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (61.90%) Finance
3 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
4 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (28.57%) Project Governance
5 12 (28.57%) Degree
6 11 (26.19%) SQL
6 11 (26.19%) .NET
7 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (19.05%) Retail
8 8 (19.05%) Product Management
9 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (14.29%) Commercial Awareness
10 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (14.29%) Information Security
10 6 (14.29%) Migration
10 6 (14.29%) CISSP
10 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
10 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
10 6 (14.29%) Security Architecture
11 5 (11.90%) TOGAF
11 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
11 5 (11.90%) Identity Management
11 5 (11.90%) DevOps
11 5 (11.90%) SDLC
12 4 (9.52%) GDPR
12 4 (9.52%) Threat Management
12 4 (9.52%) Internal Audit
12 4 (9.52%) Virtual Desktop

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:

Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 16 (38.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (9.52%) GitHub
3 4 (9.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (9.52%) Office 365
3 4 (9.52%) PaaS
4 2 (4.76%) SaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.38%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.52%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) GitLab
2 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Selenium
2 1 (2.38%) Vagrant
General
1 26 (61.90%) Finance
2 8 (19.05%) Retail
3 4 (9.52%) Aerospace
3 4 (9.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.76%) French Language
4 2 (4.76%) Law
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (2.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 17 (40.48%) Architect
2 11 (26.19%) Solutions Architect
3 8 (19.05%) Product Owner
4 6 (14.29%) Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Business Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Project Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Information Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Information Security Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Security Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Security Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Technical Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Lead Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Product Owner
9 1 (2.38%) Azure Architect
9 1 (2.38%) IT Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Smart Metering Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) OAuth
2 4 (9.52%) OAuth2
2 4 (9.52%) SAML
3 1 (2.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.52%) PKI
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
4 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Android
1 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (28.57%) Project Governance
3 8 (19.05%) Product Management
4 7 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (14.29%) Commercial Awareness
5 6 (14.29%) Information Security
5 6 (14.29%) Migration
5 6 (14.29%) Security Architecture
6 5 (11.90%) DevOps
6 5 (11.90%) Identity Management
6 5 (11.90%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.90%) SDLC
6 5 (11.90%) TOGAF
7 4 (9.52%) Cryptography
7 4 (9.52%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (9.52%) Internal Audit
7 4 (9.52%) Privileged Identity Management
7 4 (9.52%) SABSA
7 4 (9.52%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Perl
2 1 (2.38%) Python
2 1 (2.38%) Ruby
2 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) CISSP
3 4 (9.52%) CEH
3 4 (9.52%) CISM
4 2 (4.76%) MBA
5 1 (2.38%) APMP
5 1 (2.38%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.38%) PMP
5 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) GDPR
2 2 (4.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.38%) PMO
3 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
1 1 (2.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Google
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle