The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Waterfall Model
Rank 73 69 60
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 26 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.92% 1.40% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.73% 1.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 8
Average daily rate
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£373 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £350 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £425 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £32.50
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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 Leeds region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1132 985 570
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 83.42% 80.94% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 699 323
Average daily rate £375 £340 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 12
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.68 £12.63 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £110.00 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 60 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (69.35%) Project Management
3 29 (46.77%) Finance
4 27 (43.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (30.65%) Change Management
6 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (24.19%) Web Services
8 14 (22.58%) Supplier Management
9 13 (20.97%) Open Source
9 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
10 12 (19.35%) Business Analysis
11 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 11 (17.74%) User Stories
12 10 (16.13%) SQL
13 9 (14.52%) Line Management
14 8 (12.90%) BDD
15 7 (11.29%) RAD
15 7 (11.29%) Software Delivery
16 6 (9.68%) ISEB
16 6 (9.68%) Change Control
16 6 (9.68%) Product Management
16 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
17 5 (8.06%) ISTQB
17 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
17 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
17 5 (8.06%) .NET
17 5 (8.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
17 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
17 5 (8.06%) User Experience
18 4 (6.45%) Agile Project Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.61%) NoSQL
1 1 (1.61%) EDRMS
1 1 (1.61%) MySQL
1 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) SoapUI
2 1 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.61%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (1.61%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (46.77%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Retail
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Analyst
2 17 (27.42%) Project Manager
3 16 (25.81%) Business Analyst
4 10 (16.13%) Delivery Manager
5 9 (14.52%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (9.68%) Agile Business Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Test Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Developer
7 4 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
7 4 (6.45%) Implementation Manager
8 3 (4.84%) PMO Analyst
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Manager
8 3 (4.84%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Tester
9 2 (3.23%) .NET Developer
10 1 (1.61%) Functional Analyst
10 1 (1.61%) Development Project Manager
10 1 (1.61%) Contracts Manager
10 1 (1.61%) Change Manager
10 1 (1.61%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.19%) Web Services
2 5 (8.06%) .NET
3 4 (6.45%) J2EE
4 3 (4.84%) HTML
4 3 (4.84%) XML
4 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET
4 3 (4.84%) CSS
5 2 (3.23%) SOAP
5 2 (3.23%) WSDL
5 2 (3.23%) jQuery
5 2 (3.23%) Java EE
5 2 (3.23%) Ajax
6 1 (1.61%) JSON
6 1 (1.61%) WCF
6 1 (1.61%) WF
6 1 (1.61%) REST
6 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.61%) HTML5
6 1 (1.61%) XHTML
6 1 (1.61%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.42%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (20.97%) Open Source
3 5 (8.06%) Management Information System
3 5 (8.06%) User Experience
4 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.23%) UNIX
2 1 (1.61%) Android
2 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.61%) Windows
2 1 (1.61%) Solaris
2 1 (1.61%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (96.77%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (69.35%) Project Management
3 27 (43.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (30.65%) Change Management
5 14 (22.58%) Supplier Management
6 13 (20.97%) PRINCE2
7 12 (19.35%) Business Analysis
8 11 (17.74%) User Stories
9 9 (14.52%) Line Management
10 8 (12.90%) BDD
11 7 (11.29%) RAD
11 7 (11.29%) Software Delivery
12 6 (9.68%) Change Control
12 6 (9.68%) Product Management
12 6 (9.68%) Software Testing
13 5 (8.06%) E-Commerce
13 5 (8.06%) Mentoring
14 4 (6.45%) Agile Project Management
14 4 (6.45%) SOA
15 3 (4.84%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) SQL
2 4 (6.45%) Java
3 3 (4.84%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.84%) C#
4 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (9.68%) ISEB
3 5 (8.06%) ISTQB
3 5 (8.06%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (1.61%) Degree
4 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.61%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.61%) Kofax
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle
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