The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 47 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 10 18 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.94% 4.14% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.36% 5.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 16 0
Median daily rate £400 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £41.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- +83.33%
Waterfall
South Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Sheffield
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
424 357 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sheffield 82.17% 82.07% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 282 117
Median daily rate £450 £425 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +26.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 16
Median hourly rate £30.00 £12.35 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.91% -65.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.15 £9.00 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £15.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Sheffield

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) C
2 7 (43.75%) Java
3 6 (37.50%) VB
3 6 (37.50%) HP UFT
3 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
4 5 (31.25%) V-Model
4 5 (31.25%) RAD
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (31.25%) Selenium
5 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 4 (25.00%) Web Services
5 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 4 (25.00%) C#
5 4 (25.00%) SDLC
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
6 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
6 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 3 (18.75%) Banking
6 3 (18.75%) Change Management
6 3 (18.75%) WCF
6 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
7 2 (12.50%) JIRA
7 2 (12.50%) QA
7 2 (12.50%) Test Management

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) HP UFT
2 5 (31.25%) Selenium
3 2 (12.50%) JIRA
4 1 (6.25%) JMeter
4 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Games
3 1 (6.25%) Online Betting
3 1 (6.25%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) Test Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Automation Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) CRM Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) PMO Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Developer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.25%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) LoadRunner Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) Web Services
2 3 (18.75%) WCF
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) DHTML
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
3 1 (6.25%) JSP
3 1 (6.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) User Experience
1 1 (6.25%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Test Automation
3 5 (31.25%) RAD
3 5 (31.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (31.25%) TDD
3 5 (31.25%) V-Model
4 4 (25.00%) SDLC
5 3 (18.75%) Business Analysis
5 3 (18.75%) Change Management
5 3 (18.75%) CRM
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Test Management
7 1 (6.25%) API Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Defect Management
7 1 (6.25%) ERP
7 1 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
7 1 (6.25%) Project Management
7 1 (6.25%) Quality Management
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) C
1 7 (43.75%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) VB
3 4 (25.00%) C#
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) Python
6 1 (6.25%) Ruby
6 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
6 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (6.25%) HP ASE
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) HP
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Siebel