The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 78 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 19 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.65% 1.17% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.93% 1.54% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 7 2
Median daily rate £475 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -24.90%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.50 £40.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.75% -
Waterfall
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
986 585 519
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.59% 75.97% 78.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 625 347 333
Median daily rate £325 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 35 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.13 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.12% -11.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the North East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the North East region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tyne and Wear -28 14 £458 +52.50% 6
Durham - 1 - - 1
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 North East region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 53 (98.15%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) Project Management
3 25 (46.30%) Business Analysis
4 24 (44.44%) User Stories
5 20 (37.04%) Open Source
6 19 (35.19%) Java
7 17 (31.48%) Linux
8 14 (25.93%) Analytics
9 13 (24.07%) CA Gen
9 13 (24.07%) WebLogic
10 12 (22.22%) Finance
10 12 (22.22%) Test Scripting
11 11 (20.37%) Agile Project Management
11 11 (20.37%) JIRA
11 11 (20.37%) SWOT Analysis
11 11 (20.37%) Web Services
11 11 (20.37%) Business Process Mapping
11 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (18.52%) Use Case
12 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
13 9 (16.67%) Business Analytics
13 9 (16.67%) Python
13 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (16.67%) Defect Management
14 8 (14.81%) BPSS Clearance
14 8 (14.81%) Disclosure Scotland
14 8 (14.81%) SDLC
14 8 (14.81%) Service Design
14 8 (14.81%) TDD
15 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Engagement

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 13 (24.07%) WebLogic
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.85%) Big Data
2 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) CA Gen
2 11 (20.37%) JIRA
3 3 (5.56%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (5.56%) Selenium
4 2 (3.70%) TestDirector
5 1 (1.85%) Burp Suite
5 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.85%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.85%) JMeter
5 1 (1.85%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Law
3 3 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (70.37%) Analyst
2 33 (61.11%) Business Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Senior Business Analyst
4 8 (14.81%) Technical Business Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
5 6 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Public Sector Business Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.56%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.70%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Coordinator
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.70%) Test Coordinator
8 2 (3.70%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.37%) Web Services
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) Unix
2 3 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (98.15%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (48.15%) Project Management
3 25 (46.30%) Business Analysis
4 24 (44.44%) User Stories
5 20 (37.04%) Open Source
6 14 (25.93%) Analytics
7 12 (22.22%) Test Scripting
8 11 (20.37%) Agile Project Management
8 11 (20.37%) Business Process Mapping
8 11 (20.37%) SWOT Analysis
9 10 (18.52%) Use Case
10 9 (16.67%) Business Analytics
10 9 (16.67%) Defect Management
10 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 8 (14.81%) SDLC
11 8 (14.81%) Service Design
11 8 (14.81%) TDD
12 7 (12.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 7 (12.96%) System Integration Testing
12 7 (12.96%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.19%) Java
2 9 (16.67%) Python
3 5 (9.26%) C++
4 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 4 (7.41%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) C#
5 1 (1.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 8 (14.81%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (9.26%) ISTQB
4 3 (5.56%) BC Cleared
4 3 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.70%) ISEB
6 1 (1.85%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) QA
2 1 (1.85%) WAI
2 1 (1.85%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.41%) Puppet
2 2 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle
2 3 (5.56%) SaltStack
3 2 (3.70%) HP
3 2 (3.70%) IBM
4 1 (1.85%) SAP