Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 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 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
Cheshire > Knutsford
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 15 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 +5 -3
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 16 2 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 9.41% 2.33% 5.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.88% 2.86% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 2 10
Knutsford median daily rate £475 £385 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.38% -0.65% +19.23%
10th Percentile £370 £343 £361
90th Percentile £515 £429 £400
Cheshire median daily rate £465 £475 £413
% change year-on-year -2.11% +15.15% -4.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Knutsford median hourly rate - - -
Cheshire median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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 Knutsford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Knutsford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 147 70 165
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 86.47% 81.40% 71.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 43 122
Knutsford median daily rate £386 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.12% +0.59% +0.72%
10th Percentile £280 £305 £289
90th Percentile £488 £473 £521
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £424
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.60% +8.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Knutsford median hourly rate - £9.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -42.93% -
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year -33.76% +12.14% -4.19%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Knutsford

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Knutsford

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Knutsford over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 11 (68.75%) Banking
3 7 (43.75%) Scrum
3 7 (43.75%) Retail Banking
3 7 (43.75%) Translating Business Requirements
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL
5 2 (12.50%) J2EE
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
5 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Spring
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 2 (12.50%) Confluence
5 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
5 2 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) TDD
5 2 (12.50%) jQuery
5 2 (12.50%) Gradle
5 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban
6 1 (6.25%) Ext JS
6 1 (6.25%) JPA
6 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (12.50%) Confluence
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Gradle
2 1 (6.25%) Bitbucket
2 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jasmine
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) JProfiler
2 1 (6.25%) JUnit
General
1 11 (68.75%) Banking
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Architect
1 7 (43.75%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Release Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
1 2 (12.50%) J2EE
1 2 (12.50%) jQuery
1 2 (12.50%) Spring
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) Backbone.js
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) CSS3
2 1 (6.25%) EJB
2 1 (6.25%) Ext JS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML5
2 1 (6.25%) JPA
2 1 (6.25%) JSON
2 1 (6.25%) JSP
2 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (6.25%) REST
2 1 (6.25%) Servlets
2 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
2 1 (6.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
1 1 (6.25%) RIA
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Scrum
2 7 (43.75%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) SDLC
4 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (6.25%) Anti-Money Laundering
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.25%) Kanban
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) MVVM
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Perforce