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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 15 August 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 56 49 55
Rank change year-on-year -7 +6 -3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 36 38 9
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.66% 3.15% 1.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.24% 3.76% 1.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 29 4
10th Percentile £339 £308 £407
25th Percentile £400 £360 £408
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £515 £425 £418
Median % change year-on-year +21.18% +1.80% +9.29%
75th Percentile £575 £475 £429
90th Percentile £588 £517 £434
England median daily rate £540 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +10.77% +2.63% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
10th Percentile - £17.78 -
25th Percentile £20.25 £18.19 -
Median hourly rate £21.50 £20.75 -
Median % change year-on-year +3.61% - -
75th Percentile £22.75 £22.69 -
90th Percentile - £22.73 -
England median hourly rate £52.50 £26.62 £24.90
% change year-on-year +97.26% +6.89% -67.34%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,111 1,010 562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 81.99% 83.61% 81.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 834 689 320
10th Percentile £213 £204 £213
25th Percentile £360 £313 £307
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £465 £403 £390
Median % change year-on-year +15.53% +3.21% -2.50%
75th Percentile £544 £500 £475
90th Percentile £638 £600 £578
England median daily rate £550 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 53 29
10th Percentile £10.27 £9.25 £9.51
25th Percentile £16.25 £10.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate £21.50 £14.61 £14.39
Median % change year-on-year +47.16% +1.53% +0.77%
75th Percentile £35.00 £24.08 £21.85
90th Percentile £37.50 £50.40 £45.63
England median hourly rate £31.85 £23.00 £25.17
% change year-on-year +38.48% -8.60% +9.41%

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Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in the East Midlands

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Waterfall in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Waterfall in the East Midlands

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Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Waterfall in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Waterfall in the East Midlands

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Waterfall in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Waterfall in the East Midlands

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Contract Job Locations in the East 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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 August 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Northamptonshire -7 12 £520 +44.44% 4
Derbyshire -4 8 £513 - 1
Nottinghamshire -4 6 £643 +46.36% 3
Leicestershire -7 5 £488 +11.43% 2
Lincolnshire - 3 £344 - 1
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England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 34 (94.44%) Agile
2 19 (52.78%) Project Management
3 18 (50.00%) Finance
4 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (22.22%) SAP
5 8 (22.22%) Business Case
6 7 (19.44%) Social Skills
7 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (16.67%) CRM
7 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
7 6 (16.67%) Scrum
7 6 (16.67%) Kanban
8 5 (13.89%) Project Delivery
8 5 (13.89%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
8 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (13.89%) ERP
8 5 (13.89%) Oracle
8 5 (13.89%) Influencing Skills
9 4 (11.11%) Cost Reduction
9 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Map
9 4 (11.11%) Order to Cash
9 4 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (11.11%) JIRA
9 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
9 4 (11.11%) Trello
9 4 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay

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Co-occurring IT Skills in the East 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:

Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (11.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (2.78%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Dynamics 365
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (11.11%) Trello
3 1 (2.78%) Azure
3 1 (2.78%) Azure DevOps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) LAN
1 3 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 18 (50.00%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Social Skills
3 5 (13.89%) Influencing Skills
4 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
4 3 (8.33%) Retail
5 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.56%) Public Sector
6 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Electronics
6 1 (2.78%) Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 8 (22.22%) Analyst
3 7 (19.44%) Business Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) CRM Manager
4 5 (13.89%) CRM Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) SAP Manager
5 4 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Procurement Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Procurement Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 2 (5.56%) IT Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (94.44%) Agile
2 19 (52.78%) Project Management
3 9 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (22.22%) Business Case
5 6 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (16.67%) CRM
5 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 6 (16.67%) Kanban
5 6 (16.67%) Scrum
6 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
6 5 (13.89%) ERP
6 5 (13.89%) Project Delivery
7 4 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (11.11%) Cost Reduction
7 4 (11.11%) Order to Cash
7 4 (11.11%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Map
8 3 (8.33%) E-Procurement
8 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (5.56%) Java
2 2 (5.56%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) SAP
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) Oracle
4 3 (8.33%) Ariba
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) CA
5 1 (2.78%) VMware