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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 61 55 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 39 25 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.28% 2.95% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.84% 3.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 29 24 0
Median daily rate £475 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.07 £30.16 £57.50
% change year-on-year
+19.59% -47.54%
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
1015 720 458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 85.44% 85.01% 82.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 743 509 307
Median daily rate £400 £425 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +15.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 24
Median hourly rate £29.00 £24.00 £21.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.83% +10.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £43.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +30.76%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 -9 39 £475 +18.75% 4
Waterfall
North East

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 46 (97.87%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.91%) QA
3 14 (29.79%) ITIL
3 14 (29.79%) Unix
3 14 (29.79%) Project Management
4 13 (27.66%) SQL
5 12 (25.53%) Finance
5 12 (25.53%) Project Planning
6 11 (23.40%) Business Analysis
6 11 (23.40%) C++
6 11 (23.40%) Client/Server
7 10 (21.28%) Oracle
8 9 (19.15%) UML
8 9 (19.15%) OOA/OOD
8 9 (19.15%) OO
8 9 (19.15%) Use Case
8 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
8 9 (19.15%) Open Source
9 8 (17.02%) JIRA
9 8 (17.02%) Windows
9 8 (17.02%) Java
10 7 (14.89%) User Stories
10 7 (14.89%) Service Design
11 6 (12.77%) SDLC
11 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
11 6 (12.77%) VB6
11 6 (12.77%) Scrum
11 6 (12.77%) VB
12 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
12 5 (10.64%) Configuration 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 (4.26%) Apache
1 2 (4.26%) OpenROAD
2 1 (2.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Office
1 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Force.com
1 2 (4.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) PuTTY
1 1 (2.13%) WinSCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (8.51%) MongoDB
1 4 (8.51%) MySQL
1 4 (8.51%) NoSQL
1 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) JIRA
2 1 (2.13%) Ant
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) LoadRunner
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 12 (25.53%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.13%) Electronics
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (29.79%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Developer
3 10 (21.28%) Business Analyst
4 7 (14.89%) Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Digital Architect
4 7 (14.89%) Lead Developer
4 7 (14.89%) Technical Leader
5 6 (12.77%) Lead Software Developer
5 6 (12.77%) Software Developer
6 5 (10.64%) Delivery Manager
6 5 (10.64%) Technical Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Technical Business Analyst
6 5 (10.64%) Technical Developer
7 4 (8.51%) Configuration Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Technical Manager
7 4 (8.51%) Test Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Senior Business Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Software Manager
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
1 4 (8.51%) CSS
1 4 (8.51%) CSS3
1 4 (8.51%) Django
1 4 (8.51%) HTML
1 4 (8.51%) HTML5
1 4 (8.51%) JSON
1 4 (8.51%) Play Framework
1 4 (8.51%) REST
1 4 (8.51%) Ruby on Rails
1 4 (8.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 4 (8.51%) Web Services
2 2 (4.26%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) Visualforce
3 1 (2.13%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 11 (23.40%) Client/Server
2 4 (8.51%) NHS
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (29.79%) Unix
2 8 (17.02%) Windows
3 4 (8.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (97.87%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (29.79%) ITIL
2 14 (29.79%) Project Management
3 12 (25.53%) Project Planning
4 11 (23.40%) Business Analysis
5 9 (19.15%) OO
5 9 (19.15%) OOA/OOD
5 9 (19.15%) Open Source
5 9 (19.15%) UML
5 9 (19.15%) Use Case
6 7 (14.89%) Service Design
6 7 (14.89%) User Stories
7 6 (12.77%) Scrum
7 6 (12.77%) SDLC
8 5 (10.64%) Configuration Management
8 5 (10.64%) Quality Management
8 5 (10.64%) Service Delivery
8 5 (10.64%) Six Sigma
8 5 (10.64%) TDD
9 4 (8.51%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 11 (23.40%) C++
3 8 (17.02%) Java
4 6 (12.77%) VB
4 6 (12.77%) VB6
5 5 (10.64%) Scala
6 4 (8.51%) C
6 4 (8.51%) C#
6 4 (8.51%) Ruby
7 3 (6.38%) Bash Shell
7 3 (6.38%) Python
8 2 (4.26%) Apex Code
9 1 (2.13%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) ISEB
3 4 (8.51%) ISTQB
3 4 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (8.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (6.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (6.38%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (4.26%) Degree
6 1 (2.13%) BC Cleared
6 1 (2.13%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (2.13%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (31.91%) QA
2 4 (8.51%) SLA
3 3 (6.38%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (2.13%) WAI
4 1 (2.13%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.38%) Puppet
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (2.13%) HP SiteScope
Vendors
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle
2 2 (4.26%) HP
2 2 (4.26%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.26%) SaltStack
3 1 (2.13%) SAP