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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 69 57 69
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +12
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 45 30 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 3.33% 2.74% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.92% 3.30% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 27 0
Median daily rate £475 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £411
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £30.16 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -47.54%
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
1147 909 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 84.77% 83.09% 79.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 811 600 347
Median daily rate £400 £425 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 30 39
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.85 £20.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+102.16% -31.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -15 39 £475 +13.09% 3
Durham +8 1 £540 +8.00%
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 55 (98.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) Project Management
3 18 (32.14%) ITIL
4 15 (26.79%) Unix
4 15 (26.79%) Finance
4 15 (26.79%) QA
5 14 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 13 (23.21%) SQL
6 13 (23.21%) Project Planning
7 12 (21.43%) OO
7 12 (21.43%) Open Source
8 11 (19.64%) UML
8 11 (19.64%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (19.64%) Client/Server
8 11 (19.64%) C++
8 11 (19.64%) Oracle
8 11 (19.64%) Use Case
9 10 (17.86%) Windows
9 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
9 10 (17.86%) Service Design
10 9 (16.07%) Java
10 9 (16.07%) JIRA
11 8 (14.29%) User Stories
12 6 (10.71%) TDD
12 6 (10.71%) VB6
12 6 (10.71%) Scrum
12 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
12 6 (10.71%) Quality Management
12 6 (10.71%) Service Delivery
12 6 (10.71%) Six Sigma

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 3 (5.36%) Apache
2 2 (3.57%) OpenROAD
3 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
1 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) IaaS
2 2 (3.57%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) PuTTY
1 1 (1.79%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (7.14%) MongoDB
1 4 (7.14%) MySQL
1 4 (7.14%) NoSQL
1 4 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) JIRA
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) Ant
3 1 (1.79%) GitLab
3 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.79%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) webpack
General
1 15 (26.79%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.57%) Electronics
3 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (32.14%) Analyst
2 14 (25.00%) Developer
3 12 (21.43%) Business Analyst
4 9 (16.07%) Technical Analyst
5 8 (14.29%) Architect
5 8 (14.29%) Digital Architect
6 7 (12.50%) Lead Developer
6 7 (12.50%) Technical Business Analyst
6 7 (12.50%) Technical Leader
7 6 (10.71%) Delivery Manager
7 6 (10.71%) Lead Software Developer
7 6 (10.71%) Software Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Configuration Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Technical Delivery Manager
8 5 (8.93%) Technical Developer
8 5 (8.93%) Technical Manager
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 4 (7.14%) Service Architect
9 4 (7.14%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Web Services
2 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.93%) CSS
3 4 (7.14%) CSS3
3 4 (7.14%) Django
3 4 (7.14%) HTML
3 4 (7.14%) HTML5
3 4 (7.14%) JSON
3 4 (7.14%) Play Framework
3 4 (7.14%) REST
3 4 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (3.57%) .NET
4 2 (3.57%) Visualforce
5 1 (1.79%) EJS
5 1 (1.79%) Express
5 1 (1.79%) Mason
5 1 (1.79%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.14%) NHS
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) Unix
2 10 (17.86%) Windows
3 6 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (98.21%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (33.93%) Project Management
3 18 (32.14%) ITIL
4 14 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 13 (23.21%) Project Planning
6 12 (21.43%) OO
6 12 (21.43%) Open Source
7 11 (19.64%) OOA/OOD
7 11 (19.64%) UML
7 11 (19.64%) Use Case
8 10 (17.86%) Service Design
9 8 (14.29%) User Stories
10 6 (10.71%) Agile Project Management
10 6 (10.71%) Configuration Management
10 6 (10.71%) PRINCE2
10 6 (10.71%) Quality Management
10 6 (10.71%) Scrum
10 6 (10.71%) SDLC
10 6 (10.71%) Six Sigma
10 6 (10.71%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.21%) SQL
2 11 (19.64%) C++
3 9 (16.07%) Java
4 6 (10.71%) VB
4 6 (10.71%) VB6
5 5 (8.93%) Scala
6 4 (7.14%) Bash Shell
6 4 (7.14%) C
6 4 (7.14%) C#
6 4 (7.14%) Python
6 4 (7.14%) Ruby
7 2 (3.57%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.79%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.79%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 5 (8.93%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (7.14%) ISEB
4 4 (7.14%) ISTQB
5 3 (5.36%) Degree
5 3 (5.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.79%) BC Cleared
6 1 (1.79%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (26.79%) QA
2 5 (8.93%) SLA
3 4 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (1.79%) WAI
4 1 (1.79%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (7.14%) Puppet
2 3 (5.36%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (3.57%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (1.79%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle
2 3 (5.36%) SaltStack
3 2 (3.57%) HP
3 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.57%) SAP
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.79%) NetApp
4 1 (1.79%) VMware