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 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 96 54 48
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -6
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 10 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.82% 1.33% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 1.72% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 5
Median daily rate £450 £300 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -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
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
1066 464 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 87.45% 76.95% 74.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 288 243
Median daily rate £325 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.72% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £575 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £387 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.35% +3.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 36 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £15.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.66% -56.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £11.00 £33.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £40.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.55% +1.66%

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 31 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 31 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 -51 10 £450 +50.00% 2
Waterfall
North East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 31 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 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Project Management
3 13 (61.90%) Open Source
4 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
4 10 (47.62%) Web Services
4 10 (47.62%) Finance
5 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
5 8 (38.10%) User Stories
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (33.33%) TDD
6 7 (33.33%) Python
7 6 (28.57%) Product Management
7 6 (28.57%) BDD
7 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (28.57%) Service Design
8 5 (23.81%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (23.81%) Data Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Use Case
8 5 (23.81%) Java
9 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
9 4 (19.05%) UML
9 4 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (19.05%) OO
9 4 (19.05%) C++
9 4 (19.05%) Law
9 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
9 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management

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 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Big Data
1 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Burp Suite
2 1 (4.76%) Cucumber
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.76%) JMeter
2 1 (4.76%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (47.62%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Law
3 3 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Analyst
2 15 (71.43%) Business Analyst
3 8 (38.10%) Senior Analyst
3 8 (38.10%) Senior Business Analyst
4 7 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
4 7 (33.33%) Technical Business Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Digital Analyst
5 5 (23.81%) Digital Business Analyst
6 4 (19.05%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Cloud Technical Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Public Sector Business Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Web Analyst
7 2 (9.52%) Web Business Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Big Data Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Data Business Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Public Sector Delivery Manager
8 1 (4.76%) Scala Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (47.62%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
2 2 (9.52%) Unix
2 2 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (85.71%) Project Management
3 13 (61.90%) Open Source
4 10 (47.62%) Business Analysis
5 8 (38.10%) User Stories
6 7 (33.33%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (33.33%) TDD
7 6 (28.57%) BDD
7 6 (28.57%) Product Management
7 6 (28.57%) Service Design
8 5 (23.81%) Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Data Analytics
8 5 (23.81%) Use Case
9 4 (19.05%) Data Protection
9 4 (19.05%) OOA/OOD
9 4 (19.05%) Risk Management
9 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (19.05%) Supplier Management
9 4 (19.05%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (23.81%) Java
3 4 (19.05%) C++
3 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
4 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 1 (4.76%) Scala
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Security Cleared
2 7 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (14.29%) BC Cleared
3 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (9.52%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) WAI
2 1 (4.76%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) SaltStack