The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 27 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.

Waterfall Model
North West / Manchester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 74 79
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 17 30 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.30% 1.67% 1.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 2.00% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 16
Median daily rate £284 £390 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.17% -16.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £300 £395
10% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £530 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £403
% change year-on-year +3.03% +2.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1062 1501 1284
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 81.01% 83.62% 78.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 683 907 687
Median daily rate £388 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 27 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £27.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.14% +54.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.10 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.25 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -5.84% +27.48%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Manchester over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Waterfall in Manchester

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Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bolton - 4 £295 -
Waterfall
North West

Waterfall
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

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

1 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (62.50%) Finance
3 10 (31.25%) Scrum
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) Oracle
5 8 (25.00%) Project Management
6 7 (21.88%) Python
6 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (18.75%) ERP
7 6 (18.75%) ETL
7 6 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
7 6 (18.75%) Data Transformation
8 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
9 4 (12.50%) Web Services
9 4 (12.50%) User Stories
10 3 (9.38%) PMO
10 3 (9.38%) Programme Governance
10 3 (9.38%) REST
10 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
10 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
10 3 (9.38%) Android
10 3 (9.38%) Mobile Development
10 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
10 3 (9.38%) Resource Management
10 3 (9.38%) Velocity
10 3 (9.38%) jQuery
10 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (3.13%) ArcGIS
1 1 (3.13%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Project
2 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (6.25%) Appium
2 2 (6.25%) Bugzilla
2 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 2 (6.25%) Selenium
2 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 2 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Electronics
3 1 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) ETL Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle ETL Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Project Manager
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Python Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Agile Coach
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Web Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.25%) HR Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Junior PMO
6 2 (6.25%) PMO Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Tester
6 2 (6.25%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) jQuery
2 3 (9.38%) REST
2 3 (9.38%) Velocity
3 2 (6.25%) .NET
3 2 (6.25%) JSON
3 2 (6.25%) SOAP
3 2 (6.25%) XML
4 1 (3.13%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (3.13%) CSS
4 1 (3.13%) HTML
4 1 (3.13%) WCF
4 1 (3.13%) XSD
4 1 (3.13%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Android
1 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (96.88%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (31.25%) Scrum
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
4 7 (21.88%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (18.75%) Data Cleansing
5 6 (18.75%) Data Transformation
5 6 (18.75%) ERP
5 6 (18.75%) ETL
6 5 (15.63%) PRINCE2
6 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.50%) User Stories
8 3 (9.38%) Change Management
8 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
8 3 (9.38%) Mobile Development
8 3 (9.38%) Programme Governance
8 3 (9.38%) Resource Management
8 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
9 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
9 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) SQL
2 7 (21.88%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) APMG
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) PMO
2 2 (6.25%) QA
3 1 (3.13%) GDPR
3 1 (3.13%) PMBOK
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) MOM
2 1 (3.13%) Wonderware InTouch
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (3.13%) Citrix
3 1 (3.13%) ESRI
3 1 (3.13%) SAP
3 1 (3.13%) VMware
3 1 (3.13%) Wonderware
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