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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 26 21 32
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 15 20 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 4.12% 5.68% 2.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.73% 6.83% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 17 7
Median daily rate £470 £400 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.37% -21.95%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £276 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £488 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £408
% change year-on-year +3.03% +1.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -6.00% +59.03%  

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 317 293 241
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 87.09% 83.24% 75.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 195 133
Median daily rate £440 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 12
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -15.55%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £35.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry citing Waterfall as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Coventry

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 48 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) Project Management
3 21 (42.00%) Web Services
4 18 (36.00%) Scrum
5 16 (32.00%) User Stories
6 15 (30.00%) Finance
7 12 (24.00%) Use Case
8 11 (22.00%) Data Analysis
8 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (22.00%) GAP Analysis
9 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (20.00%) Open Source
10 9 (18.00%) Business Process Mapping
10 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (18.00%) Service Design
11 8 (16.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
11 8 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
11 8 (16.00%) SOLID
11 8 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (16.00%) Dapper ORM
11 8 (16.00%) TDD
11 8 (16.00%) MVC
11 8 (16.00%) C#
11 8 (16.00%) HTML
11 8 (16.00%) .NET
11 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
11 8 (16.00%) CSS
11 8 (16.00%) Performance Analysis
11 8 (16.00%) CQRS
11 8 (16.00%) HTML5

Waterfall
Top Related 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 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (16.00%) IaaS
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (16.00%) PaaS
1 8 (16.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 7 (14.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.00%) Big Data
3 3 (6.00%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 4 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.00%) JMeter
4 1 (2.00%) JUnit
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Automotive
3 2 (4.00%) Legal
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (66.00%) Analyst
2 28 (56.00%) Business Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) Digital Analyst
3 12 (24.00%) Digital Business Analyst
4 8 (16.00%) Developer
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (14.00%) Senior Business Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (10.00%) C# Developer
6 5 (10.00%) Compliance Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Compliance Business Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Fraud Analyst
6 5 (10.00%) Fraud Business Analyst
7 4 (8.00%) Project Manager
8 3 (6.00%) Architect
8 3 (6.00%) Process Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (42.00%) Web Services
2 8 (16.00%) .NET
2 8 (16.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET
2 8 (16.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 8 (16.00%) CSS
2 8 (16.00%) Dapper ORM
2 8 (16.00%) Entity Framework
2 8 (16.00%) HTML
2 8 (16.00%) HTML5
2 8 (16.00%) LESS
2 8 (16.00%) Sass
3 2 (4.00%) JSON
3 2 (4.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (96.00%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (44.00%) Project Management
3 18 (36.00%) Scrum
4 16 (32.00%) User Stories
5 12 (24.00%) Use Case
6 11 (22.00%) Data Analysis
6 11 (22.00%) GAP Analysis
7 10 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (20.00%) Open Source
8 9 (18.00%) Business Process Mapping
8 9 (18.00%) Service Design
8 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (16.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 8 (16.00%) Continuous Deployment
9 8 (16.00%) CQRS
9 8 (16.00%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 8 (16.00%) MVC
9 8 (16.00%) Performance Analysis
9 8 (16.00%) SOLID
9 8 (16.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.00%) C#
2 7 (14.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.00%) CheckPoint