The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 49 36 32
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -4
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 8 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 1.48% 2.73% 1.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.98% 3.45% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 4
Median daily rate £388 £525 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.19% +10.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £452 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £420 £410
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.16 £61.00
% change year-on-year
+19.36% -50.55%
Waterfall
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 South Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
404 406 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 74.81% 79.14% 73.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 284 163
Median daily rate £425 £400 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +20.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 19 17
Median hourly rate £22.50 £15.39 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.19% -19.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £9.50 £13.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £26.80 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.53 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.26% +26.36%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Sheffield -18 6 £388 -26.19% 3
Doncaster - 1 £388 -
Waterfall
Yorkshire

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) C
2 4 (36.36%) C#
2 4 (36.36%) Java
2 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) V-Model
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) RAD
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) VB
3 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (27.27%) Selenium
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Siebel
5 1 (9.09%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) MS Project

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 (18.18%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) HP UFT
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) JMeter
3 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) CRM Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Dynamics CRM Developer
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) PMO Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Test Automation Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Test Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Automation Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (9.09%) LoadRunner Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Test Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Test Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Tester
3 1 (9.09%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Test Automation
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) CRM
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
3 3 (27.27%) RAD
3 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 3 (27.27%) V-Model
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
5 1 (9.09%) Change Control
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Load Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (9.09%) Test Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
1 4 (36.36%) C#
1 4 (36.36%) Java
2 3 (27.27%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (9.09%) HP ASE
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Siebel