Period
to 22 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 22 January 2019 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 38 36 48
Rank change year-on-year -2 +12 -21
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 8 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.01% 1.91% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.17% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 1
Liverpool median daily rate £483 £456 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.75% +14.06% -11.11%
10th Percentile £457 £350 £350
90th Percentile £560 £491 £450
Merseyside median daily rate £575 £450 £400
% change year-on-year +27.78% +12.50% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Liverpool median hourly rate - - -
Merseyside 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 Liverpool with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Liverpool
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 324 323 341
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 81.20% 88.01% 80.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 213 225 229
Liverpool median daily rate £430 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £263 £223 £223
90th Percentile £598 £550 £600
Merseyside median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 13 12
Liverpool median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.31% - -62.96%
10th Percentile £11.36 £11.30 £11.00
90th Percentile £24.27 £18.87 £28.30
Merseyside median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +42.31% - -62.96%

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for Waterfall in Liverpool

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Liverpool

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Liverpool over the 6 months to 22 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 2 (25.00%) Apex Code
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
4 2 (25.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
4 2 (25.00%) PMO
5 1 (12.50%) Business Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (12.50%) Workshop Facilitation
5 1 (12.50%) Contract Negotiation
5 1 (12.50%) API Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Presales
5 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) User Stories
5 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Change Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Business Change Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Business Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Business Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Change Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
3 1 (12.50%) Head of Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Remedy Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Salesforce Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) REST
2 1 (12.50%) SOAP
2 1 (12.50%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (25.00%) SDLC
5 1 (12.50%) Acceptance Criteria
5 1 (12.50%) API Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 1 (12.50%) Business Change Management
5 1 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
5 1 (12.50%) Contract Negotiation
5 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Presales
5 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
5 1 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 1 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 1 (12.50%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Apex Code
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (12.50%) BMC
2 1 (12.50%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Remedy