The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 29 26 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 13 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.83% 1.68% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.73% 2.05% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£300 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £420 £410 £378
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +8.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.16 £61.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-50.55% +67.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
227 146 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 84.39% 81.56% 81.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 64 80
Average daily rate £350 £355 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.40% +33.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £238 £187
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 2 3
Average hourly rate £15.36 £14.50 £11.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.89% +21.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £14.50 £9.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.22 £14.50 £14.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Waterfall across the Bradford region.

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (86.67%) Finance
3 14 (46.67%) SQL
3 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (33.33%) SDLC
6 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
6 10 (33.33%) RAD
7 9 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
8 8 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 8 (26.67%) Change Control
8 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
8 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
8 8 (26.67%) SOA
8 8 (26.67%) ISEB
9 7 (23.33%) Coaching
10 6 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
10 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
10 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
10 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
10 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (20.00%) Oracle
10 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (20.00%) Scrum
10 6 (20.00%) RUP
10 6 (20.00%) SOAP
10 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (16.67%) .NET

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (36.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) SoapUI
2 4 (13.33%) NeoLoad
2 4 (13.33%) HP UFT
2 4 (13.33%) LoadRunner
2 4 (13.33%) JMeter
2 4 (13.33%) Selenium
3 3 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (10.00%) Axure RP
General
1 26 (86.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
3 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Tester
2 14 (46.67%) Analyst
3 12 (40.00%) Test Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 5 (16.67%) Web Tester
5 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tester
7 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Contracts Manager
7 1 (3.33%) UAT Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Account Director
7 1 (3.33%) UAT Tester
7 1 (3.33%) UAT Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Automation Test Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Account Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) SOAP
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
3 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) User Experience
3 1 (3.33%) FMCG
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
1 1 (3.33%) Android
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (33.33%) RAD
2 10 (33.33%) SDLC
3 9 (30.00%) System Integration Testing
4 8 (26.67%) Change Control
4 8 (26.67%) SOA
4 8 (26.67%) Software Testing
5 7 (23.33%) Coaching
6 6 (20.00%) Unit Testing
6 6 (20.00%) Test Scripting
6 6 (20.00%) Test Automation
6 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (20.00%) RUP
7 5 (16.67%) Performance Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Load Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Stress Testing
8 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (13.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 10 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (10.00%) C#
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) ISEB
1 8 (26.67%) ISTQB
1 8 (26.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
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