The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 21 26 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 7 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 5.22% 1.18% 0.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.19% 1.45% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Median daily rate £383 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
Waterfall
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 138 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 84.33% 81.18% 82.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 106 113
Median daily rate £400 £370 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.10% -5.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £285 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £465 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £9.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Waterfall as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 9 (100.00%) Finance
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 3 (33.33%) SDLC
4 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
4 2 (22.22%) Testopia
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) APMP
4 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Management
4 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) V-Model
4 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) RUP
4 2 (22.22%) C#
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
5 1 (11.11%) Legal

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) HP UFT
1 2 (22.22%) Ranorex
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) Testopia
General
1 9 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Manager
3 2 (22.22%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Test Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Software Project Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Security Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) UML Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 3 (33.33%) SDLC
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (22.22%) Data Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) RUP
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Automation
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) V-Model
4 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) Requirements Engineering
4 1 (11.11%) Scrum
4 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) APMP
2 1 (11.11%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle