The table below looks at the statistics for Waterfall skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Waterfall over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Waterfall Model
Rank 39 52 73
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +21
Contract jobs citing Waterfall 83 56 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 4.12% 3.24% 1.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.01% 3.88% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 43 11
Average daily rate £400 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £651 £510 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £410 £380
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £52.50 £17.66 £77.50
% change year-on-year
+197.28% -77.21%
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 West Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1656 1442 1189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 82.14% 83.45% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1130 1021 725
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 26 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £21.24
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -15.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.75 £12.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.55 £36.00 £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Waterfall
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Waterfall Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Waterfall Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Waterfall across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Waterfall Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Waterfall across the West Yorkshire region.

Waterfall Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Waterfall
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Waterfall within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Leeds +16 75 £400 - 13
Bradford +3 3 £340 -20.02% 2
Halifax -2 1 £310 -39.21% 2
Waterfall
Yorkshire

Waterfall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

1 153 (96.84%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (38.61%) Finance
3 54 (34.18%) Project Management
4 38 (24.05%) User Stories
5 37 (23.42%) SQL
6 30 (18.99%) SDLC
7 27 (17.09%) Web Services
8 24 (15.19%) .NET
8 24 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (14.56%) Scrum
10 22 (13.92%) SQL Server
10 22 (13.92%) Business Analysis
10 22 (13.92%) Test Scripting
11 19 (12.03%) Supplier Management
11 19 (12.03%) Open Source
12 18 (11.39%) MS Visio
12 18 (11.39%) Service Delivery
13 17 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
14 16 (10.13%) Analytics
14 16 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 15 (9.49%) Microsoft
15 15 (9.49%) C#
15 15 (9.49%) Disclosure Scotland
16 14 (8.86%) Migration
17 13 (8.23%) ISEB
17 13 (8.23%) Data Warehouse
17 13 (8.23%) Mentoring
18 12 (7.59%) Data Modelling
18 12 (7.59%) Use Case
19 11 (6.96%) Degree

Waterfall
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.06%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (5.06%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.16%) CMS
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.53%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.53%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (1.90%) Lync
4 3 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.63%) Jadu
Applications
1 18 (11.39%) MS Visio
2 8 (5.06%) MS Excel
3 5 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.53%) MS Project
5 2 (1.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.27%) Skype
2 1 (0.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 16 (10.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (8.23%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.63%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.63%) MySQL
4 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (5.06%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (3.80%) Selenium
3 4 (2.53%) JIRA
3 4 (2.53%) JMeter
3 4 (2.53%) LoadRunner
3 4 (2.53%) Maven
3 4 (2.53%) SoapUI
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.90%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.27%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.63%) Appium
6 1 (0.63%) TestDirector
6 1 (0.63%) TestPartner
General
1 61 (38.61%) Finance
2 5 (3.16%) Marketing
3 3 (1.90%) Retail
4 2 (1.27%) Banking
4 2 (1.27%) Games
5 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 67 (42.41%) Analyst
2 39 (24.68%) Business Analyst
3 28 (17.72%) Delivery Manager
4 22 (13.92%) Digital Analyst
4 22 (13.92%) Digital Business Analyst
5 21 (13.29%) Test Analyst
6 20 (12.66%) Project Manager
6 20 (12.66%) Senior Manager
7 19 (12.03%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 12 (7.59%) Tester
9 9 (5.70%) Architect
9 9 (5.70%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) Agile Business Analyst
10 7 (4.43%) Test Manager
11 6 (3.80%) Developer
11 6 (3.80%) Senior Business Analyst
11 6 (3.80%) Web Analyst
12 5 (3.16%) Data Analyst
12 5 (3.16%) Development Manager
12 5 (3.16%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.09%) Web Services
2 24 (15.19%) .NET
3 8 (5.06%) ASP.NET
4 7 (4.43%) CSS
4 7 (4.43%) XML
5 5 (3.16%) HTML
5 5 (3.16%) SOAP
6 4 (2.53%) Ajax
6 4 (2.53%) HTML5
6 4 (2.53%) J2EE
6 4 (2.53%) XHTML
6 4 (2.53%) XSLT
7 3 (1.90%) WCF
8 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (0.63%) jQuery
8 1 (0.63%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.19%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (3.80%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.16%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.16%) User Experience
4 4 (2.53%) Replication
5 2 (1.27%) Wiki
6 1 (0.63%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.27%) Android
2 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (96.84%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (34.18%) Project Management
3 38 (24.05%) User Stories
4 30 (18.99%) SDLC
5 23 (14.56%) Scrum
6 22 (13.92%) Business Analysis
6 22 (13.92%) Test Scripting
7 19 (12.03%) Open Source
7 19 (12.03%) Supplier Management
8 18 (11.39%) Service Delivery
9 17 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (10.13%) Analytics
11 14 (8.86%) Migration
12 13 (8.23%) Mentoring
13 12 (7.59%) Data Modelling
13 12 (7.59%) Use Case
14 11 (6.96%) Change Management
14 11 (6.96%) Data Migration
14 11 (6.96%) Risk Management
14 11 (6.96%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 37 (23.42%) SQL
2 15 (9.49%) C#
3 8 (5.06%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.80%) Java
4 6 (3.80%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.53%) Ada
6 3 (1.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (1.27%) C
8 1 (0.63%) PHP
8 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (8.23%) ISEB
2 11 (6.96%) Degree
2 11 (6.96%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.63%) APMP
5 1 (0.63%) CBAP
5 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.49%) Disclosure Scotland
2 5 (3.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (3.16%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (9.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.70%) Oracle
2 9 (5.70%) Trillium
3 4 (2.53%) Remedy
4 3 (1.90%) Kony
5 1 (0.63%) HP
5 1 (0.63%) IBM
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