The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 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 25 April 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 23 44
Rank change year-on-year +3 +21  
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 16 15 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.02% 4.95% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.90% 5.88% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 12 1
Median daily rate £450 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.05% +38.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.25 £43.50 £31.44
% change year-on-year +6.32% +38.35%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 271 255 296
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 84.95% 84.16% 72.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 159 138
Median daily rate £410 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +3.12% +1.91%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
Median hourly rate £15.64 £18.80 £51.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.83% -63.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.52 £30.35
% change year-on-year -1.42% +20.32%  

Waterfall
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Waterfall in Merseyside

Waterfall
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Waterfall in Merseyside over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Waterfall in Merseyside

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 April 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
Liverpool +4 15 £453 +0.49% 1
Waterfall
North West

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 7 (43.75%) Process Improvement
4 6 (37.50%) CRM
4 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (37.50%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (12.50%) Open Source
7 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (12.50%) Data Validation
7 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 2 (12.50%) Talend
7 2 (12.50%) APMP
7 2 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
7 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (12.50%) Line Management
7 2 (12.50%) FTP
7 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
7 2 (12.50%) SQL
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (12.50%) ISEB
7 2 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services

Waterfall
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle OWB
1 2 (12.50%) SAP Data Services
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Project Manager
2 5 (31.25%) Digital Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) OBIEE Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) CRM Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) CRM Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Specialist
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum Master
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Process Improvement
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) Supplier Management
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Case Management
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (12.50%) Data Validation
6 2 (12.50%) Facilities Management
6 2 (12.50%) Line Management
6 2 (12.50%) Matrix Management
6 2 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (12.50%) Open Source
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Test Strategy
6 2 (12.50%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) PL/SQL
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) APMP
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 2 (12.50%) Talend
3 1 (6.25%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (6.25%) Sybase
Liverpool, Merseyside
Experis Ltd
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