The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 50 61
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +11
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 14 9 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.43% 1.53% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 2.02% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 2
Median daily rate £458 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.50% -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
North East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
863 445 447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 88.24% 75.81% 80.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 569 284 303
Median daily rate £323 £360 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.41% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 29 1
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.71 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.23% -19.35%
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 Tyne and Wear

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

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Tyne and Wear 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -34 14 £458 +52.50% 6
Waterfall
North East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Waterfall.

1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) Business Analysis
2 23 (53.49%) Project Management
2 23 (53.49%) User Stories
3 18 (41.86%) Open Source
3 18 (41.86%) Java
4 16 (37.21%) Linux
5 14 (32.56%) Analytics
6 13 (30.23%) CA Gen
6 13 (30.23%) WebLogic
7 12 (27.91%) Finance
8 11 (25.58%) SWOT Analysis
8 11 (25.58%) Web Services
8 11 (25.58%) Business Process Mapping
9 9 (20.93%) Business Analytics
9 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
10 8 (18.60%) Agile Project Management
10 8 (18.60%) Disclosure Scotland
10 8 (18.60%) Python
10 8 (18.60%) Use Case
10 8 (18.60%) TDD
11 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (16.28%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (16.28%) Service Design
12 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (13.95%) BDD
12 6 (13.95%) Product Management
12 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
13 5 (11.63%) Law
13 5 (11.63%) JIRA

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (30.23%) WebLogic
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) Big Data
1 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 13 (30.23%) CA Gen
2 5 (11.63%) JIRA
3 3 (6.98%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.98%) Selenium
4 2 (4.65%) TestDirector
5 1 (2.33%) Burp Suite
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) JMeter
5 1 (2.33%) WebDriver
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Law
3 3 (6.98%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (76.74%) Analyst
2 32 (74.42%) Business Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (16.28%) Technical Business Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Delivery Manager
5 6 (13.95%) Digital Analyst
5 6 (13.95%) Digital Business Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Business Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Public Sector Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Cloud Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Web Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Web Business Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.58%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (37.21%) Linux
2 2 (4.65%) Unix
2 2 (4.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (53.49%) Business Analysis
2 23 (53.49%) Project Management
2 23 (53.49%) User Stories
3 18 (41.86%) Open Source
4 14 (32.56%) Analytics
5 11 (25.58%) Business Process Mapping
5 11 (25.58%) SWOT Analysis
6 9 (20.93%) Business Analytics
7 8 (18.60%) Agile Project Management
7 8 (18.60%) TDD
7 8 (18.60%) Use Case
8 7 (16.28%) Service Design
8 7 (16.28%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (13.95%) BDD
9 6 (13.95%) Product Management
9 6 (13.95%) Test Scripting
10 5 (11.63%) Data Analytics
10 5 (11.63%) Data Protection
10 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Java
2 8 (18.60%) Python
3 5 (11.63%) C++
4 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.33%) C#
6 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (20.93%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.28%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (6.98%) BC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) DV Cleared
4 2 (4.65%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.33%) QA
2 1 (2.33%) WAI
2 1 (2.33%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.98%) Puppet
2 2 (4.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (4.65%) HP
1 2 (4.65%) IBM
1 2 (4.65%) Oracle
1 2 (4.65%) SaltStack