Period
to 27 May 2018

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 27 May 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
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 36 25
Rank change year-on-year +1 -11 +8
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 6 21 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 1.55% 4.07% 5.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.72% 4.82% 7.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 25
Liverpool median daily rate £475 £475 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.44% -9.90%
10th Percentile £433 £391 £413
90th Percentile £498 £644 £495
Merseyside median daily rate £475 £475 £451
% change year-on-year - +5.44% -9.90%
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 348 436 398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 89.69% 84.50% 81.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 281 280
Liverpool median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - -
10th Percentile £263 £250 £248
90th Percentile £575 £588 £525
Merseyside median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 7
Liverpool median hourly rate £13.11 £13.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.85% -67.50% -22.58%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.00 £16.88
90th Percentile £18.75 £25.08 £83.00
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.11 £13.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -2.89% -66.25% +17.36%

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (16.67%) SFIA
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) SaaS

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
General
1 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Consultant
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Solutions Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Transformation
1 2 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Architect
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Architect
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Project Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Scrum
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Digital Transformation Programme
3 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (16.67%) People Management
4 1 (16.67%) Scaled Agile Framework
4 1 (16.67%) SFIA
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle