Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 41 32 29
Rank change year-on-year -9 -3 -2
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 28 23 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.39% 3.60% 5.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.99% 4.42% 6.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 16 32
Coventry median daily rate £600 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.18% +6.25% +33.33%
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £335 £415
% change year-on-year +34.33% -19.28% +3.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Coventry median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £42.50

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 702 520 767
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 85.09% 81.38% 86.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 353 496
Coventry median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £285 £219 £286
90th Percentile £575 £513 £524
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 26 22
Coventry median hourly rate £14.50 £18.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.62% +23.33% -21.05%
10th Percentile £12.10 £10.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £41.75 £28.00 £38.68
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £20.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year -26.51% +25.76% -26.67%

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 20 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (46.43%) Finance
3 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 7 (25.00%) Project Governance
6 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (21.43%) SQL
6 6 (21.43%) .NET
6 6 (21.43%) Migration
6 6 (21.43%) DevOps
6 6 (21.43%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (17.86%) SDLC
7 5 (17.86%) GDPR
7 5 (17.86%) Identity Management
7 5 (17.86%) Project Management
7 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
8 4 (14.29%) Google
8 4 (14.29%) PKI
8 4 (14.29%) Degree
8 4 (14.29%) JIRA
8 4 (14.29%) Network Security
8 4 (14.29%) OAuth
8 4 (14.29%) PaaS
8 4 (14.29%) Security Architecture
8 4 (14.29%) Office 365
8 4 (14.29%) SIEM
8 4 (14.29%) GitHub
8 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
8 4 (14.29%) SABSA
8 4 (14.29%) SAML

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 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (21.43%) Google Cloud Platform
3 4 (14.29%) GitHub
3 4 (14.29%) Office 365
3 4 (14.29%) PaaS
4 2 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (7.14%) Route 53
5 1 (3.57%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) GitLab
1 4 (14.29%) JIRA
2 2 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.14%) Selenium
2 2 (7.14%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (46.43%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
2 4 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 3 (10.71%) Automotive
3 3 (10.71%) Retail
4 2 (7.14%) French Language
4 2 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Analyst
4 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
5 4 (14.29%) Information Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Information Security Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 4 (14.29%) Security Architect
5 4 (14.29%) Security Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Integration Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Integration Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Lead Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Project Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
7 1 (3.57%) Senior Technical Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Integration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) OAuth
2 4 (14.29%) OAuth2
2 4 (14.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 4 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) Project Governance
3 6 (21.43%) DevOps
3 6 (21.43%) Migration
4 5 (17.86%) Identity Management
4 5 (17.86%) Project Management
4 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
4 5 (17.86%) SDLC
5 4 (14.29%) Cryptography
5 4 (14.29%) Ethical Hacking
5 4 (14.29%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (14.29%) Information Security
5 4 (14.29%) Internal Audit
5 4 (14.29%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (14.29%) Privileged Identity Management
5 4 (14.29%) SABSA
5 4 (14.29%) Security Architecture
5 4 (14.29%) SIEM
5 4 (14.29%) Threat Management
5 4 (14.29%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
2 2 (7.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Ruby
2 2 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) CEH
1 4 (14.29%) CISM
1 4 (14.29%) CISSP
1 4 (14.29%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) PMP
2 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) GDPR
2 4 (14.29%) GCP
3 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.29%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) Kubernetes
1 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (7.14%) Puppet
1 2 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (14.29%) Google
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle