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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 61 38 61
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +23
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 25 69 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.20% 4.26% 2.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.60% 4.89% 2.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 38 21
Median daily rate £425 £480 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.45% +37.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £350 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £606 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £17.66
% change year-on-year
- +133.57%
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
961 1412 1000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.74% 87.11% 82.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 632 949 692
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £566 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 11
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% -3.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +36.00%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 50 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (46.15%) Finance
3 13 (25.00%) Project Management
4 12 (23.08%) SQL
5 11 (21.15%) Scrum
5 11 (21.15%) Requirements Management
5 11 (21.15%) Feasibility Study
6 10 (19.23%) SDLC
6 10 (19.23%) User Experience
6 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 9 (17.31%) Data Modelling
7 9 (17.31%) Java
7 9 (17.31%) Oracle
8 8 (15.38%) UML
8 8 (15.38%) Law
8 8 (15.38%) Use Case
8 8 (15.38%) Kanban
8 8 (15.38%) User Stories
9 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
9 7 (13.46%) Systems Analysis
9 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
10 6 (11.54%) QA
10 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (11.54%) Mainframe
10 6 (11.54%) OOD
10 6 (11.54%) OO
10 6 (11.54%) Matrix Management
10 6 (11.54%) Software Delivery
10 6 (11.54%) Business Transformation

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 4 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 4 (7.69%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.85%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.92%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.92%) MS Project
2 1 (1.92%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.92%) OmniGraffle
2 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.92%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (1.92%) Firewall
2 1 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (7.69%) DB2
3 2 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) JIRA
2 4 (7.69%) Rational Application Developer
3 3 (5.77%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.77%) Selenium
3 3 (5.77%) SoapUI
3 3 (5.77%) Zephyr
4 2 (3.85%) Appium
4 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.85%) Subversion
5 1 (1.92%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.92%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.92%) JMeter
5 1 (1.92%) JUnit
5 1 (1.92%) LoadRunner
5 1 (1.92%) MSTest
5 1 (1.92%) NUnit
5 1 (1.92%) Sahi
5 1 (1.92%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.92%) WATIR
General
1 24 (46.15%) Finance
2 8 (15.38%) Law
3 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.62%) Banking
5 4 (7.69%) Billing
5 4 (7.69%) Retail
6 2 (3.85%) Marketing
6 2 (3.85%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (48.08%) Analyst
2 13 (25.00%) Business Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Systems Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Project Manager
5 6 (11.54%) Telecoms Analyst
5 6 (11.54%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 5 (9.62%) Architect
6 5 (9.62%) Developer
6 5 (9.62%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.69%) IT Analyst
7 4 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
8 3 (5.77%) Scrum Master
8 3 (5.77%) Software Project Manager
8 3 (5.77%) Test Engineer
9 2 (3.85%) Agile Project Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (3.85%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Senior Telecoms Analyst
9 2 (3.85%) Software Manager
9 2 (3.85%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) J2EE
1 4 (7.69%) JavaBeans
1 4 (7.69%) JSP
1 4 (7.69%) SOAP
1 4 (7.69%) Struts
2 3 (5.77%) Web Services
2 3 (5.77%) XML
3 2 (3.85%) .NET
3 2 (3.85%) HTML
3 2 (3.85%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.92%) Dojo
4 1 (1.92%) jQuery
4 1 (1.92%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (19.23%) User Experience
2 6 (11.54%) Mainframe
3 5 (9.62%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.85%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.85%) Smart Meter
5 2 (3.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.92%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.62%) Windows
2 2 (3.85%) Android
2 2 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.92%) Unix
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (96.15%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (25.00%) Project Management
3 11 (21.15%) Feasibility Study
3 11 (21.15%) Requirements Management
3 11 (21.15%) Scrum
4 10 (19.23%) SDLC
5 9 (17.31%) Data Modelling
6 8 (15.38%) Kanban
6 8 (15.38%) UML
6 8 (15.38%) Use Case
6 8 (15.38%) User Stories
7 7 (13.46%) Business Analysis
7 7 (13.46%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (11.54%) Business Transformation
8 6 (11.54%) Matrix Management
8 6 (11.54%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (11.54%) OO
8 6 (11.54%) OOD
8 6 (11.54%) Software Delivery
8 6 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (23.08%) SQL
2 9 (17.31%) Java
3 5 (9.62%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.85%) COBOL
4 2 (3.85%) Visual J++
5 1 (1.92%) C
5 1 (1.92%) C#
5 1 (1.92%) Ruby
5 1 (1.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) ISEB
2 3 (5.77%) ISTQB
2 3 (5.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.54%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Identity Management
1 5 (9.62%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (3.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (17.31%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) Cognos
4 1 (1.92%) Adobe
4 1 (1.92%) Avaloq
4 1 (1.92%) HP
4 1 (1.92%) IBM
4 1 (1.92%) Kony
4 1 (1.92%) Misys
4 1 (1.92%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) SunGard