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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Waterfall Model
Rank - 19 38
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 0 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 3.94% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 5.59% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 1
Average daily rate
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- £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £61.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+67.12% -2.66%
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
333 143 251
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 78.17% 70.44% 68.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 71 109
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £750 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 14
Average hourly rate £20.25 £17.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.11% -20.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the Tyne and Wear region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - - 5
Waterfall
North East

Waterfall
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall.

1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Local Government
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
2 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Waterfall also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Waterfall. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Defect Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Developer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Integration Testing
1 3 (60.00%) Test Management
1 3 (60.00%) Test Strategy
1 3 (60.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle