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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 101 58 52
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -6
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 14 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.01% 1.01% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.18% 1.31% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 5
Median daily rate £470 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% -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 £42.50 £40.50 -
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -
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
1186 609 446
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 85.51% 77.09% 74.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 776 362 278
Median daily rate £330 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.45% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 42 8
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.68 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.62% +8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £11.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 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 30 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 -44 12 £465 +55.00% 7
Waterfall
England

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 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 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) Project Management
3 15 (51.72%) Open Source
4 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
5 10 (34.48%) Finance
5 10 (34.48%) Web Services
5 10 (34.48%) Agile Project Management
5 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (31.03%) User Stories
6 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (27.59%) JIRA
7 8 (27.59%) Python
7 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
8 7 (24.14%) BPSS Clearance
8 7 (24.14%) Service Design
8 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
8 7 (24.14%) TDD
9 6 (20.69%) Use Case
9 6 (20.69%) OO
9 6 (20.69%) Java
9 6 (20.69%) Product Management
9 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (20.69%) BDD
10 5 (17.24%) Data Analytics
10 5 (17.24%) Analytics
10 5 (17.24%) Defect Management
10 5 (17.24%) Disclosure Scotland
10 5 (17.24%) Oracle
10 5 (17.24%) UML
10 5 (17.24%) OOA/OOD

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 (10.34%) Apache
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.45%) Big Data
2 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) JIRA
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (3.45%) Burp Suite
3 1 (3.45%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (3.45%) JMeter
3 1 (3.45%) Selenium
3 1 (3.45%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Law
3 3 (10.34%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (68.97%) Analyst
2 16 (55.17%) Business Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Technical Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Senior Business Analyst
4 8 (27.59%) Technical Business Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Digital Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Digital Business Analyst
6 4 (13.79%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Cloud Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Coordinator
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Solutions Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Test Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Test Coordinator
7 2 (6.90%) Test Leader
7 2 (6.90%) Web Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Web Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Unix
2 3 (10.34%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (72.41%) Project Management
3 15 (51.72%) Open Source
4 12 (41.38%) Business Analysis
5 10 (34.48%) Agile Project Management
6 9 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (31.03%) User Stories
7 7 (24.14%) Service Design
7 7 (24.14%) TDD
7 7 (24.14%) Test Scripting
8 6 (20.69%) BDD
8 6 (20.69%) OO
8 6 (20.69%) Product Management
8 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (20.69%) Use Case
9 5 (17.24%) Analytics
9 5 (17.24%) Data Analytics
9 5 (17.24%) OOA/OOD
9 5 (17.24%) Supplier Management
9 5 (17.24%) UML
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Python
2 6 (20.69%) Java
3 4 (13.79%) Bash Shell
3 4 (13.79%) C++
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.45%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
2 7 (24.14%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (13.79%) ISTQB
4 3 (10.34%) BC Cleared
4 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
5 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.45%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) WAI
2 1 (3.45%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 4 (13.79%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (13.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (17.24%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) SaltStack