The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 79 71 79
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 31 35 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.06% 2.31% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 2.68% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 28 11
Median daily rate £410 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.79% +11.33%
UK excluding London median daily rate £419 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1325 1306 993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 88.22% 86.09% 84.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 943 967 712
Median daily rate £425 £351 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.08% +6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £511 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 22 17
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.89 £9.28 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £175.00 £110.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 88 (97.78%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.44%) Project Management
3 24 (26.67%) Finance
4 15 (16.67%) User Stories
5 13 (14.44%) SDLC
6 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 10 (11.11%) ISEB
7 10 (11.11%) SQL
7 10 (11.11%) Business Analysis
8 9 (10.00%) ISTQB
8 9 (10.00%) Scrum
9 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (8.89%) MS Office
9 8 (8.89%) PRINCE2
9 8 (8.89%) CRM
9 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (8.89%) Service Delivery
9 8 (8.89%) Change Management
9 8 (8.89%) User Experience
9 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
9 8 (8.89%) Agile Project Management
10 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
10 7 (7.78%) Games
11 6 (6.67%) Programme Management
11 6 (6.67%) Web Services
11 6 (6.67%) HP
11 6 (6.67%) Office 365
12 5 (5.56%) Database Marketing
12 5 (5.56%) Selenium

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (5.56%) SharePoint
1 5 (5.56%) Skype for Business
2 3 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.11%) CMS
3 1 (1.11%) Jadu
3 1 (1.11%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.11%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (8.89%) MS Office
2 7 (7.78%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.33%) MS Project
3 3 (3.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.44%) FTP
1 4 (4.44%) Intranet
2 1 (1.11%) LAN
2 1 (1.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (3.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.11%) EDRMS
3 1 (1.11%) MySQL
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.56%) Selenium
2 3 (3.33%) Cucumber
2 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.22%) JIRA
4 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.11%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (1.11%) WebDriver
General
1 24 (26.67%) Finance
2 7 (7.78%) Games
3 5 (5.56%) Marketing
4 4 (4.44%) Publishing
5 3 (3.33%) Retail
6 2 (2.22%) Law
7 1 (1.11%) Advertising
7 1 (1.11%) Banking
7 1 (1.11%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (27.78%) Analyst
2 19 (21.11%) Delivery Manager
3 12 (13.33%) Digital Delivery Manager
3 12 (13.33%) Project Manager
3 12 (13.33%) Senior Manager
4 11 (12.22%) Developer
5 10 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 8 (8.89%) Test Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Designer
7 6 (6.67%) UX Designer
7 6 (6.67%) UX Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Digital Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) Digital Business Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (4.44%) UI Designer
8 4 (4.44%) UI Developer
8 4 (4.44%) UI/UX Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Web UI Designer
8 4 (4.44%) Web UI Developer
8 4 (4.44%) Web UI/UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) Web Services
2 5 (5.56%) .NET
2 5 (5.56%) CSS
2 5 (5.56%) HTML
3 4 (4.44%) CSS3
3 4 (4.44%) HTML5
4 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.33%) WCF
5 2 (2.22%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.11%) J2EE
6 1 (1.11%) JavaBeans
6 1 (1.11%) JSP
6 1 (1.11%) Software Packaging
6 1 (1.11%) Struts
6 1 (1.11%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) User Experience
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.56%) e-Learning
3 5 (5.56%) Video Editing
4 4 (4.44%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.44%) Social Media
5 3 (3.33%) Learning Management System
6 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.11%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.11%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.11%) IVR
7 1 (1.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.44%) Windows
2 1 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (97.78%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (34.44%) Project Management
3 15 (16.67%) User Stories
4 13 (14.44%) SDLC
5 10 (11.11%) Business Analysis
6 9 (10.00%) Scrum
7 8 (8.89%) Agile Project Management
7 8 (8.89%) Change Management
7 8 (8.89%) CRM
7 8 (8.89%) Mentoring
7 8 (8.89%) PRINCE2
7 8 (8.89%) Service Delivery
7 8 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.67%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.56%) Configuration Management
9 5 (5.56%) Database Marketing
9 5 (5.56%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.56%) Functional Testing
9 5 (5.56%) Matrix Organization
9 5 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.11%) SQL
2 5 (5.56%) C#
3 4 (4.44%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.33%) Java
4 3 (3.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.22%) PHP
5 2 (2.22%) Ruby
6 1 (1.11%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (1.11%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) ISEB
2 9 (10.00%) ISTQB
3 3 (3.33%) Degree
4 2 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (2.22%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) CBAP
5 1 (1.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.22%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (6.67%) HP
3 5 (5.56%) Apple
3 5 (5.56%) Oracle
4 4 (4.44%) Adobe
4 4 (4.44%) Twitter
5 1 (1.11%) Citrix
5 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow