The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Waterfall Model
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 33 40 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 3 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.27% 1.48% 1.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 1.97% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Median daily rate £338 £250 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -41.17%
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 Leicestershire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
186 203 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 78.81% 75.19% 69.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 108 108
Median daily rate £338 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £39.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.29% +276.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.08 £10.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £42.00 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £39.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-10.89% +52.94%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 3 £338 - 2
Waterfall
East Midlands

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) V-Model
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 7 (58.33%) UML
2 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (41.67%) Logistics
4 5 (41.67%) High Availability
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
5 4 (33.33%) Web Services
5 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
5 4 (33.33%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) TickIT
6 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
7 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 2 (16.67%) QA
7 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (16.67%) SAP

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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:

Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Lead Software Engineer
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 4 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Digital Analyst
4 3 (25.00%) Digital Business Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Team Leader
5 2 (16.67%) Development Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (16.67%) Team Leader
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
2 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET
3 4 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 7 (58.33%) UML
2 7 (58.33%) V-Model
3 5 (41.67%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (41.67%) High Availability
3 5 (41.67%) Logistics
4 4 (33.33%) Project Management
5 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (16.67%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
7 1 (8.33%) Kanban
7 1 (8.33%) Line Management
7 1 (8.33%) Load Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
7 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
1 7 (58.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
3 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 1 (8.33%) ISTQB
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 3 (25.00%) TickIT
3 2 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) SAP