The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 20 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.92% 4.64% 1.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.35% 5.79% 1.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 0
Average daily rate £330 £510 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £390
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +5.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £17.66 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+197.28% -77.21%
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
85 121 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 81.73% 80.13% 81.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 109 89
Average daily rate £364 £396 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.01% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £500 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 15 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) ISEB
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Banking Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Software Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) Target Operating Model
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISEB
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £341.00 - £342.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago