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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
Rank 60 28 51
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +23
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 26 72 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 2.40% 5.01% 3.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 5.91% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 47 27
Median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £295 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £52.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +133.33%

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
916 1219 944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 84.58% 84.83% 85.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 832 688
Median daily rate £410 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £566 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 19 7
Median hourly rate £13.00 £15.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.77 £9.72 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.86 £45.40 £31.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +58.41%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017, 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 53 (94.64%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (37.50%) Finance
3 16 (28.57%) SQL
4 15 (26.79%) Project Management
5 14 (25.00%) Java
6 13 (23.21%) Scrum
6 13 (23.21%) SDLC
7 12 (21.43%) User Stories
8 11 (19.64%) User Experience
8 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (17.86%) Use Case
9 10 (17.86%) Kanban
9 10 (17.86%) Business Analysis
9 10 (17.86%) Oracle
9 10 (17.86%) UML
9 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
10 9 (16.07%) Data Modelling
10 9 (16.07%) Law
10 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
11 8 (14.29%) QA
12 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
12 7 (12.50%) JIRA
12 7 (12.50%) Requirements Management
12 7 (12.50%) Matrix Management
12 7 (12.50%) Software Delivery
12 7 (12.50%) Business Transformation
12 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
12 7 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
12 7 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
13 6 (10.71%) Oracle Identity Management

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 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
1 6 (10.71%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (5.36%) CMS
3 2 (3.57%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.79%) GitHub
2 1 (1.79%) Office 365
2 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Firewall
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
1 1 (1.79%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (5.36%) DB2
4 2 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) JIRA
2 6 (10.71%) Rational Application Developer
2 6 (10.71%) Selenium
3 5 (8.93%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
4 3 (5.36%) JUnit
4 3 (5.36%) NUnit
4 3 (5.36%) SoapUI
4 3 (5.36%) Zephyr
5 2 (3.57%) Appium
5 2 (3.57%) FitNesse
5 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (3.57%) LoadRunner
5 2 (3.57%) Subversion
6 1 (1.79%) Hudson
6 1 (1.79%) Maven
6 1 (1.79%) MSTest
6 1 (1.79%) Sahi
6 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
6 1 (1.79%) WATIR
General
1 21 (37.50%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Law
2 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Billing
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Games
5 1 (1.79%) Legal
5 1 (1.79%) Marketing
5 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (41.07%) Analyst
2 16 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Project Manager
4 8 (14.29%) Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Oracle Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (10.71%) Telecoms Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Telecoms Business Analyst
6 5 (8.93%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) IT Manager
7 4 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Scrum Master
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Software Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) J2EE
1 6 (10.71%) JavaBeans
1 6 (10.71%) JSP
1 6 (10.71%) SOAP
1 6 (10.71%) Struts
1 6 (10.71%) Web Services
2 4 (7.14%) REST
3 2 (3.57%) .NET
3 2 (3.57%) Apache CXF
3 2 (3.57%) XML
4 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.79%) Dojo
4 1 (1.79%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.79%) HTML
4 1 (1.79%) jQuery
4 1 (1.79%) RESTful
4 1 (1.79%) Spring
4 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (19.64%) User Experience
2 7 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 4 (7.14%) Mainframe
3 4 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.57%) Smart Meter
4 2 (3.57%) Virtual Team
4 2 (3.57%) Wiki
5 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.36%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Android
2 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.79%) Unix
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
2 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (94.64%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (26.79%) Project Management
3 13 (23.21%) Scrum
3 13 (23.21%) SDLC
4 12 (21.43%) User Stories
5 10 (17.86%) Business Analysis
5 10 (17.86%) Kanban
5 10 (17.86%) UML
5 10 (17.86%) Use Case
6 9 (16.07%) Data Modelling
7 7 (12.50%) Business Transformation
7 7 (12.50%) Feasibility Study
7 7 (12.50%) Matrix Management
7 7 (12.50%) Matrix Organization
7 7 (12.50%) Requirements Management
7 7 (12.50%) Software Delivery
8 6 (10.71%) Identity Management
8 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (10.71%) Systems Analysis
8 6 (10.71%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) SQL
2 14 (25.00%) Java
3 7 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.79%) C
4 1 (1.79%) C#
4 1 (1.79%) COBOL
4 1 (1.79%) Ruby
4 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.79%) Visual J++
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) ISEB
2 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.79%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Identity Management
1 6 (10.71%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 2 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
1 10 (17.86%) Oracle
2 4 (7.14%) Cognos
3 2 (3.57%) hybris
4 1 (1.79%) HP
4 1 (1.79%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) Kony